1. Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services: 930 jobs
This sector covers a broad range so consulting services including agricultural, dairy herd, horticultural, entomology, safety, security, biological and economic consulting.
2. Satellite Telecommunications: 780 jobs
These are companies primarily engaged in providing telecommunications services to other establishments in the telecommunications and broadcasting industries. They receive and forwarding communications signals via a system of satellites or resell satellite telecommunications services. They do not include direct-to-home satellite television services.
3. Architectural, Engineering and Related Services: 540 jobs
Architectural establishments engage primarily in planning and designing residential, commercial and industrial buildings and structures. Engineering services may provide similar building design services, but apply engineering principles in their designs. They may go well beyond construction, such as in environmental, mechanical, electrical, heating and cooling, and geological engineering.
No. 4: Computer Systems Design and Related Services: 400 jobs
This industry plans and designs computer systems, integrating computer hardware, software and communication systems. It often provides installation, training and support to system users. It may include companies that design local area network systems, information management computer systems and office automation.
No. 5: Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing: 310
Companies in this sector provide parts and assemblies for use in aviation and aerospace applications, often crafting lightweight aluminum, titanium and composite materials to high tolerances.
— Reed Fujii, Record Staff Writer