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1351 ICT Managers

ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations
Reference period
2021

ICT Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the acquisition, development, maintenance and use of computer and telecommunication systems within organisations.

Indicative Skill Level:

In Australia and New Zealand:

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Tasks Include:

  • analysing information needs and specifying technology to meet those needs
  • formulating and directing information and communication technology (ICT) strategies, policies and plans
  • directing the selection and installation of ICT resources and the provision of user training
  • directing ICT operations and setting priorities between system developments, maintenance and operations
  • overseeing the security of ICT systems

Occupations:

  • 135111 Chief Information Officer
  • 135112 ICT Project Manager
  • 135199 ICT Managers nec

135111 Chief Information Officer

Alternative Title:

  • Chief Technology Officer

Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the ICT strategies, plans and operations of an organisation to ensure the ICT infrastructure supports the organisation's overall operations and priorities.

Skill Level: 1

Specialisation:

  • Chief Information Security Officer

135112 ICT Project Manager

Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates quality accredited ICT and cyber security projects. Accountable for day-to-day operations of resourcing, scheduling, prioritisation and task coordination, and meeting project milestones, objectives and deliverables within agreed timeframes and budgets.

Skill Level: 1

Specialisations:

  • ICT Development Manager
  • ICT Security Project Manager

135199 ICT Managers nec

This occupation group covers ICT Managers not elsewhere classified.

Skill Level: 1

Occupations in this group include:

  • IT Service Delivery Manager
  • Network Manager