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About Careers Industry Index


We provide information about careers in industries on over 30 sectors that make up the CIS Labour market. These have been divided into 6 main categories to make it easy to explore.

You can return to this screen as often as you like to make different selections.

Where possible we bring you the most up-to-date information directly from the experts that oversee the different sectors. These organisations provide detailed information from which career seekers can make their most informed choices.


GOVERNMENT, LAW & EDUCATION

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Community & Voluntary

Working to provide services to people of all ages across areas including social, community, youth, education, and charity, voluntary and sporting organisations.

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Education & Teaching

Teaching at any level, including professional training, or involved in the design and development of courses and the qualifications that they lead to.

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History, Culture & Languages

Working in museums, art galleries or heritage management, or using languages professionally, e.g. translating or interpreting.

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Security, Defence & Law Enforcement

Working in the Garda, Army, Navy, Air Corps, or other organisations involved in personal, national or cyber security.


BUSINESS, SALES & TOURISM

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Business Management & Human Resources

Involved in the running of a business, helping it grow and develop, operate efficiently, meet business objectives and manage its workforce.

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Clerical & Administration

Working in an office and being involved in the day to day running of a business.

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Sales, Retail & Purchasing

All forms of work directly involved in the delivery of products and services to the marketplace.


AGRICULTURE, ANIMALS & FOOD

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Animals & Veterinary Science

Looking after the health and welfare of animals.

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Farming, Horticulture & Forestry

Working with the land, managing livestock, crops, forests or the environment.

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Food & Beverages

Working with the production, distribution, preparation and serving of food and drinks.

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Maritime, Fishing & Aquaculture

Fishing in the open seas or farming them in fish farms. Looking after the sale and promotion of all seafood.

SCIENCE, ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION

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Computers & ICT

Working in the manufacture, sales or support of all forms of computers and computer 
systems, or in the creation and development of software.

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Construction, Architecture & Property

Working in the planning, building, selling or management of construction projects (housing estates, roads, warehouses etc.).

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Earth & Environment

Work with technologies which monitor and predict changes in our environment, the development of renewable energy sources, and the conservation of ecosystems.

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Engineering & Manufacturing

Working in one of the many engineering or technology fields such as Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Manufacturing, Motor and Energy.

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Physics, Mathematics & Space Science

Researching and investigating aspects of the physical universe, or using mathematics to solve complex issues in science or business.


MEDICAL, WELLBEING & SPORT

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Leisure, Sport & Fitness

Working in a leisure centre, in sports as a player or coach, or involved in personal / fitness training.

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Psychology & Social Care

Caring for individuals experiencing psychological difficulties, or with the welfare of individuals or groups of people experiencing some form of hardship.


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