America's Top State for Data Center Talent

With the highest concentration of tech talent in the U.S., as well as the third largest tech industry workforce in the U.S. (Emsi, 2020.4), Virginia boasts one of the largest data center workforces in the nation. More than 13,500 Virginians work in the data processing and hosting industry. Virginia’s tech workforce also shows a particular strength in the concentration of network and computer systems administrators.