10. Cloud Claims More IT Casualties: CRM, ERP and SCM Applications Support
As more physical workloads move to the cloud, the number of IT support jobs related to them dry up. That's especially true, according to Global Knowledge, when it comes to customer relationship management (CRM) applications like PeopleSoft and Siebel, which are both going away in favor of cloud-hosted apps. Global Knowledge also notes the same holds true for application support related to enterprise resource planning and supply chain management.