Demand outstrips supply for Australian jobs.

The Department of Immigration has added computer network and systems engineers to the list of occupations open to general skilled migration into Australia.
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I work in this industry, and frankly I find these claims highly dubious. Only a couple of years ago I found it nearly impossible to find work when I needed it (I did find work, but through a business contact.) Don't ask me about recruitment agencies! Hopeless I tell you!

I still keep tabs on the market and it really doesn't seem like the salaries offered are extraordinarily high - to indicate demand outstripping supply.

As the top comment on the article suggests, "Be prepared to work more and get paid less and for the quality of IT to suffer as a whole"