NEW YORK, Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: ICT budget and staffing trends in the US - Enterprise ICT investment plans to 2013 http://www.reportlinker.com/p01085180/ICT-budget-and-staffing-trends-in-the-US---Enterprise-ICT-investment-plans-to-2013.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Open_Source_and_Free_Software Product Synopsis This report presents the findings from a survey of 156 US enterprises regarding their Information and Communication Technology (ICT) budgets and staff allocation. The survey investigates how US enterprises currently allocate their ICT budgets across the core areas of enterprise ICT spend, namely hardware, software, IT services, communications and consulting. Introduction and LandscapeWhy was the report written? In order to provide a depth of insight into ICT vendors' and service providers' potential customers What is the current market landscape and what is changing? The US enterprise IT market for business and purchases of technology goods and services is seeing slow yet positive growth and this will continue in 2012-13 What are the key drivers behind recent market changes? Spending on IT in the second half of 2012 was more consistent due to a gradual improvement in the US economy from the macroeconomic crisis. What makes this report unique and essential to read? Kable Global ICT Intelligence has invested significant resources in order to interview CIOs and IT managers about their IT Budgets. Very few IT analyst houses will have interviewed 150+ ICT decision makers in the US market in H2 2012. Key Features and Benefits Understand how ICT budgets are set to change in 2013 in terms of their overall size. Appreciate how IT budgets are allocated across the core elements of IT spend, including hardware, software, services, communications and consulting.