Information Technology Keywords

Information Technology Keywords for Resumes, Cover Letters and Job Applications

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Keywords are an important component of a resume and of a cover letter because hiring managers use the words and phrases to screen job applicants. Here is a list of information technology keywords for resumes, cover letters and job applications.

Information Technology Keywords

A - C

  • Apple Certified Systems Administrator
  • Application Development
  • Applying Six Sigma to IT Initiatives
  • Automated Processes
  • Business Intelligence
  • Business Process Modeling
  • C
  • C++
  • Cassandra
  • Certified Developer of Apache Hadoop
  • Certified Professional: Data Scientist
  • Cisco Certified Design Expert
  • Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional
  • CISSP (Certified Information a System Security Professional)
  • Cloud Development
  • CompTIA Security + Accreditation 

D - K

  • Data Mining
  • Device Management
  • Enterprise Architecture Compliance Ratio
  • Expanded Internet Bandwidth
  • Implemented Security Control Frameworks
  • Increased Rate of Help Desk a First Call Resolution
  • Instituted Enhanced Data Privacy Measures
  • IT Costs as a Percentage of Revenue
  • IT Infrastructure Library
  • IT Maintenance Ratio
  • IT Optimization 
  • IT Project Cost Variance
  • IT Schedule Variance
  • IT Service Management
  • Java 
  • JavaScript

M - Q

  • MapReduce
  • Microsoft Certified Database Administrator
  • Microsoft Certified IT Professional
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer 
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert: Private Cloud
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
  • Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist
  • Mobile Applications
  • Mongo DB
  • NoSQL
  • Number of IT Security Breeches
  • Pig
  • PMBok
  • PMP Certification - Project Management Professional
  • Project Management

R - Z

  • Reduced System Down-Time
  • Renegotiated Vendor Contract
  • Responsive Design
  • Selected Cloud Storage Provider
  • SOA
  • Strategic Planning
  • Total Closed Support Tickets Per Month
  • Upgraded Data Quality
  • UI / UX
  • VCP (VMware Certified Professional)
  • Virtualization
  • Web Frameworks

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