Top 10 Best Jobs in Malaysia

The Top Best Jobs in Demand in Malaysia

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Below is a list of the top 10 jobs that will be in demand in Malaysia in the next few years. When you choose your course, it is important to take into account whether the course you have chosen will get you a job after you graduate. Many graduates have found out too late that they could not find a job because they chose a course which is not high in demand.

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Network engineers in Demand in Malaysia

Students assisted by EduSpiral to register at Asia Pacific University for the various programmes

Students assisted by EduSpiral to register at Asia Pacific University for the various programmes

Few jobs in the IT sector can match the attractiveness of a career in network engineering.

Also known as Network Architects, they design, test, and evaluate systems such as local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), the Internet, intranets, and other data communications systems.

Systems are configured in many ways and can range from a connection between two offices in the same building to globally distributed networks, voice mail, and e-mail systems of a multinational organisation.

Other than being highly-paid, well trained network engineers are always in demand by top ICT companies in Malaysia because of their specialisations.

Network engineers should study at universities in Malaysia that will provide them with the necessary training, knowledge and skills. Sacrificing quality for a cheaper university, you may well be sacrificing your future with a lifetime of low salary or even joblessness.

To remain competitive they should upgrade themselves with certifications in networking from a recognised institution or organisation such as the MCP (Microsoft Certified Professional), MCSE (Microsoft Certified System Engineer) or CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate).

Sales executive/marketing executive jobs in demand in Malaysia

A career in sales and marketing provides a stimulating environment with high returns for

KBU International College offers excellent facilities with affordable fees.

KBU International College offers excellent facilities with affordable fees. KBU offers the 3+0 Marketing degree awarded by Anglia Ruskin University, UK

both fresh graduates and experienced.

There is no denying the competitiveness of this area of work, but a sales and marketing executive who is prepared for the challenges that lie ahead will gain invaluable work experiences and attractive remuneration – on top of the commissions which are based on sales.

The art of communication is at the heart of this profession especially for those who are able to converse in many languages and dialects.

It is important for sales and marketing professionals to have a high degree of persuasion power and communication skills. A degree in marketing would equip the graduate with strategic mind thus ensuring higher opportunities for upward mobility.

Accountants in Demand in Malaysia

Ling posing with Acting Dean of School of Business Associate Professor Curtin University Sarawak Pauline Ho Poh Ling at the MICPA award ceremony.

Ling posing with Acting Dean of School of Business Associate Professor Curtin University Sarawak Pauline Ho Poh Ling at the MICPA award ceremony.

Accountants has and always be in demand because they are needed in all types of businesses and organisations, large and small.

Accountants are the interpreters of financial information, which is crucial to almost every industry in the world today.

Presently, Malaysia has about 7.5 million Accountants. The country requires another 60,000 Accountants to fulfill Vision 2020.

The Economic Transformation Programme’s roadmap, launched in October 2010, points out that the growth of the accountancy sector in Malaysia depends on how well the economy performs and demand for accounting professionals hinges upon the domestic reporting requirements and tax regulations.

To become a Chartered Accountant in Malaysia, one can go for a professional qualification from an accredited professional accounting association such as the CPA, ICAEW, ACCA or CIMA.

Alternatively choosing to study an accounting degree first and then with the exemptions, graduates can go for the professional qualifications. Skilled accountants with excellent communication skills can command high salaries.

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Electrical engineer/electronics engineers in Demand in Malaysia

Electrical and electronics engineers form the core of various technology-led

UCSI University engineering students have a 2-month internship for every year of their studies.

UCSI University engineering students have a 2-month internship for every year of their studies.

companies in Malaysia.

In a report conducted by IPSOS Business Consulting in 2012 on the E&E Sector Study on the Supply-Demand of Talent in Malaysia, it is found that there is a shortage of Electrical & Electronic Engineers in Malaysia.

The E&E sector is an important contributor to Malaysia’s economy as it is one of the 12 National Key Economic Areas (NKEA) in the country’s Economic Transformation Programme (ETP). There are 1,900 active E&E companies which provide employment to over 350,000 people.

The report found that Fresh Graduates or Entry-level Talent Not Industry-Ready (lacks required skill-sets) therefore choosing a university that can provide the necessary industry relevant teaching and training is imperative.

Furthermore, Electrical and electronics engineers who possess solid analytical and communication skills will have a clear advantage over the others.

Human Resource Management (HRM) Jobs in Demand in Malaysia

HELP University at Pusat Bandar Damansara is one of the best universities for business courses and one of the few that offer finance and economics as majors

HELP University at Pusat Bandar Damansara is one of the best universities for business courses and one of the few that offer HR, finance and economics as majors

Every organisation hires on a regular basis, and the Human Resources department is charged with the responsibility to attract quality human capital.

The goal of the HRM is to make effective use of the company’s employees, reducing risk and maximizing return on investment (ROI) to gain an advantage over the competition.

An HR Professional well versed with the labor laws, possessing negotiation skills are highly sought after by multinational companies.

Information Technology (IT) consultant
IT consultants provide clients with solutions and advice on how to use IT to meet business objectives or solve problems.

Through their services, IT consultants can streamline the structure and efficiency of an organisation, which in turn enables the organisation to function in a smoother and effectively.

IT consultants are in demand in a various range of industries, including but not limited to MSC-status companies, IT firms as well as companies that have their own internal IT departments.

Well Trained Software engineers in Demand in Malaysia

EduSpiral took us to visit APU and UCSI so that we can see the campus facilities and make a better decision about our future. Kian Yong (Mechanical Engineering) at UCSI University and Hong Ann (Software Engineering) at Asia Pacific University

EduSpiral took us to visit APU and UCSI so that we can see the campus facilities and make a better decision about our future.
Kian Yong (Mechanical Engineering) at UCSI University and Hong Ann (Software Engineering) at Asia Pacific University

Software Engineering applies to both computer science and engineering principles and best practices to the design, implementation, testing, maintenance and evolution of software.

Software Engineers are at the forefront of technology and play an indispensable part in the creation of quality software that is reliable yet affordable. The computer software engineer

profession is one of the fastest growing in the region. PIKOM, the National ICT Association of Malaysia shared in its 2013 ICT Job Market Outlook report confirms that ICT industry remains in the top five paying industries in Malaysia with an increase of 8.7% in average salary

In terms of jobs by level and years in experience, IT Engineers in senior level earn about 46% higher than the junior level. Also, typically ICT professionals with more than 20 years of experience will earn 5.22 times more than those with less than a year experience; and by 3.39 times for those who have 10 to 19 years of experience respectively.

Telecommunication engineering Jobs in Demand in Malaysia

The engineering labs at KBU International College are well-equipped to meet the stringent requirements of KBU International College's Partner Universities and The Malaysian Qualifications Agency

The engineering labs at KBU International College are well-equipped to meet the stringent requirements of KBU International College’s Partner Universities and The Malaysian Qualifications Agency

Telecommunication is the means of communicating through the transmission of signals. In today’s world, it is all around us – from 4G connectivity to streaming videos to mobile downloads, and so on.

The  IPSOS report identified eight key talent shortage areas in the E&E field and one of the areas in demand for Telecommunications Engineers. They are responsible for the analysis, design, implementation, optimization and enhancement of wireless telecommunications products and networks.

Corporate bankers in demand in Malaysia

Corporate bankers provide financial services to the clients of the bank they work for,

and conduct such activities such as lending, clearing, investing deposits or organising specialist products.

Fresh graduates in Finance & Banking or Accounting & Finance will go through the Trainee Management programme with on-the-job training to better themselves, especially when it comes to perfecting the skills required for relationship building with existing clients and marketing to attract new clients to the bank.

Heriot-Watt University Malaysia is a branch campus of the top ranking Heriot-Watt University, UK

Heriot-Watt University Malaysia is a branch campus of the top ranking Heriot-Watt University, UK

Petroleum engineers in Demand in Malaysia

The world continues to depend on petroleum as a major source of energy, and as such petroleum engineers are seen as an important asset in the exploration and production of oil and gas. Involved in almost every stage of the process, petroleum engineers apply different principles (engineering, geology, physics and chemistry) to efficiently extract this valuable resource from the earth.

According to Jobstreet, a petroleum engineer earns between RM 37,094 – RM 365,156 a year.

In positioning Malaysia as the leading oil and gas (O&G) hub in the Asia-Pacific region by 2017, Malaysia Petroleum Resources Corp (MPRC) was formed to promote, catalyse and transform the sector.

Notable projects in the O&G (oil and gas) sector include the RM60bil Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development project in Pengerang, Johor, and the RM3.8bil Sabah Oil and Gas Terminal in Kimanis.

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Xavier Phang, Software Engineering at Asia Pacific University

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