There is an overriding problem within the IT sector. It goes beyond challenges like the complexity of IT projects, the growth of BYOD, increased workforce mobility or dealing with legacy systems. The big problem in IT is the high degree of waste.
The dynamic, fast-changing nature of technology and a lack of training resources are the biggest factors contributing to the skills gap in IT. With workers in key industries like energy and advanced manufacturing approaching retirement age, the issue is starting to reach critical mass.