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Before you conclude your moving plan, ask yourself if you’ve had a time limit for getting a job in Australia. Sure it’s easy if you’ve already got a job waiting for you there. Here are the most popular and highly demanded industries in Australia that you might want to get your hands on.

Australian employers are unable to fill job vacancies in numerous occupations due to a shortage of skilled workers. Recent reports show that there are skill shortages in many professional occupations, majority of trades, and some specialized skills in Information and Communication Technology. Australian Government is actively addressing these shortages through the Skilled Migration Program, with 200,000 work rights visas being made available between 2003-2006. (How to Write an Australian Resume)

Skilled migrants are needed:

Coming to Australia on a Skilled Migrant Visa provides Australian Permanent Residence, with full work rights for you, and if relevant, your partner, and the best employment prospects. In order to qualify for this type of visa you must be in an occupation for which there is a high demand in Australia. These high-demand occupations are included on the Skilled Occupations List (SOL) published by DIMIA, the Australian Immigration Department. This list includes jobs that fall into the following high-demand categories:

High demand occupation categories:

Accounting & Finance
Air & Sea Transport
Architectural & Drafting Services
Art & Design
Arts & Entertainment
Consulting & Business Analysis
Engineering & Mining
Health & Medical Services
Hospitality & Tourism
Human Resources
Information Services
IT & Computing
Legal & Compliance
Property & Real Estate
Science & Research
Social & Community Services
Sports & Recreation
Surveying & Valuing
Trades & Services

Now that you know which industries offer you the most prospects and a whole new lot of opportunities, start brushing up on the profession you’re interested in and improve yourself for a better guaranty in a better life overseas.

Source: Jobguideaustralia

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