Information Technology Professionals

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of tasks.

Wages

New workers
AVERAGE
Experienced
£ 18,188
£ 40,750
£ 68,661

Available jobs

In the past year there were 141,085 vacancies for this type of job

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Manages and develops the content and operation of websites, monitors traffic, and ensures the functionality of websites and web servers.

  • Organises training for users and prepares documentation on IT systems.

  • Meets with clients to determine their requirements and designs, tests and installs new systems to meet client's needs.

  • Provides support to organisations in the operation of their IT software, hardware and networks.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Business Intelligence

  • SQL (Programming Language)

  • Power BI

  • Extract Transform Load (ETL)

  • Dashboard

  • Data Warehousing

  • Data Modeling

  • Data Analysis

  • Project Management

  • Salesforce

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Communication

  • Management

  • Problem Solving

  • Customer Service

  • Decision Making

  • Sales

  • Teamwork

  • Leadership

  • Operations

  • Governance

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.