Once mostly confined to government think tanks and the Pentagon, big data is expanding its reach into business in a big way.
In a recent nationwide study, the research firm Gartner found that 42 percent of IT leaders have invested in big data technology or plan to within a year. That’s evident in the cities that overindex in big data jobs – in fact, Silicon Valley is now home to 24 percent of the big data jobs posted on Dice.
Seven of the top 10 tech markets overindex big data. After Silicon Valley, what are the other top six markets?