An interesting article on GIS Lounge that discusses the GIS job outlook.
Where are the GIS Jobs? A Look at the GIS Job Market in the United States
"According to private research, GIS industry reportedly grew in the double digits in 2010 and another 8% in 2011. The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ 2010-2011 Handbook labeled GIS skilled workers as having ”favorable job prospects” and the US Department of Labor’s High Growth Industry Profile – Geospatial Technology report found that the geospatial market is “growing at an annual rate of almost 35 percent, with the commercial subsection of the market expanding at the rate of 100 percent each year.”
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