Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 14

SAS

Cary, N.C. [South Atlantic]
http://www.sas.com
http://www.sas.com/jobs

Why you want to work there

Top 10 ranking: No. 6 for retention
Flexibility is a key concept at this Cary, N.C.-based software company. IT workers are encouraged to solve problems creatively, by approaching them from multiple angles and considering all options -- including competitors' products -- to find the best solutions. Working arrangements are also flexible; options include flextime and telecommuting.

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Rank by company size:
Medium, No. 4

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 6,476

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 336

IT employee turnover in 2011: 4%

IT promotions in 2011: 13%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 2

Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $870

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 32%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 46%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 30%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 17%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 5%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 19%