Where the tech jobs are now

Updated: Jul 21, 2009 2:53 PM UTC

At least 400,000 tech jobs are going begging, even in this market, writes Fortune's Anne Fisher in her July 21 Ask Annie column. If you're a current or former techie, how does the job market look from where you stand? If you're an employer, are you having trouble finding applicants with the skills you're seeking? Job hunters in other fields, have you ever considered making the switch to an IT career?