High-tech industry careers are nationwide. Any city, any state needs high tech workers. Silicon Valley, located in California, is often the “techies” dream location since it is home to many of the largest high tech businesses in the world. But, if you are looking for something outside Silicon Valley, which may be a wise decision since cost of living is so high there, it doesn’t take long to notice that tech jobs are growing everywhere. The trick is to find where high tech jobs are in demand the most and pay best.Never heard of this before? Get up to speed here. Areas that have experienced steady growth over the past few years include: Seattle, Washington; Baltimore, Maryland; Colombus, Ohio; Raleigh, North Carolina; and Salt Lake City, Utah. Surpisingly, Montgomery, Alabama, has become a great place to work for high-tech workers due largely to the fact that it is home to Maxwell Air Force Base, which happens to be a major computer hub for the Department of Defense, and that Dell and Oracle have offices there. The best way to tackle looking for a high-tech job is to hit websites, such as monster.com, indeed.com, careerbuilder.com and snagajob.com. It is also beneficial to keep up with the industry through various publications.