Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 30

CDW

Vernon Hills, Ill. [North Central]
http://www.cdw.com
http://www.cdw.com/careers

Why you want to work there

An inclusive culture prevails at this technology service provider in Vernon Hills, Ill., where IT workers are encouraged to participate in strategic decision-making. A favorite perk for CDW employees and their immediate family members is the opportunity to purchase, at significantly discounted prices, any of the numerous tech products the company sells.

Rank by company size:
Medium, No. 6

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 6,300

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 234

IT employee turnover in 2011: 11%

IT promotions in 2011: 10%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 3

Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $1,115

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 26%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 12%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 32%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 29%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 21%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 33%