Other ICT Managers includes jobs like IT Service Delivery Manager and Network Manager.

    There are several occupations in this group, which may have varying study pathways.

    Tasks

    • Analyses information needs and specifies technology to meet those needs.
    • Formulates and directs information and communication technology (ICT) strategies, policies and plans.
    • Directs the selection and installation of ICT resources and the provision of user training.
    • Directs ICT operations and sets priorities between system developments, maintenance and operations.
    • Oversees the security of ICT systems.

    More about ICT Managers

    All ICT Managers

    • $2,766 Weekly Pay
    • Strong Future Growth
    • Lower unemployment Unemployment

    Other ICT Managers

    • 5,600 workers Employment Size
    • Very high skill Skill level rating
    • 95% Full-Time Full-Time Share
    • 44 hours Average full-time
    • 42 years Average age
    • 21% female Gender Share

    The number of people working as Other ICT Managers (in their main job) grew very strongly over 5 years:
    from 2,400 in 2011 to 5,600 in 2016.

    • Size: This is a small occupation.
    • Location: Other ICT Managers work in many parts of Australia. New South Wales and Victoria have a large share of workers.
    • Industries: Most work in Professional, Scientific and Technical Services; Information Media and Telecommunications; and Financial and Insurance Services.
    • Full-time: Most work full-time (95%, much higher than the average of 66%).
    • Hours: Full-time workers spend around 44 hours per week at work (compared to the average of 44 hours).
    • Age: The average age is 42 years (compared to the average of 40 years).
    • Gender: 21% of workers are female (compared to the average of 48%).

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    Main Industries

    Main Employing Industries (% Share)

    Source: Based on ABS Census 2016, Customised Report. Industries are based on the Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification (ANZSIC 06).
    Main Employing IndustriesIndustry (% share)
    Professional, Scientific and Technical Services34.6
    Information Media and Telecommunications12.3
    Financial and Insurance Services11.0
    Public Administration and Safety8.6
    Other Industries33.5

    States and Territories

    • NSW

    • VIC

    • QLD

    • SA

    • TAS

    • NT

    • ACT

    Employment by State and Territory (% Share)

    Source: Based on ABS Census 2016, Customised Report. Share of workers across Australian States and Territories, in this job compared to the all jobs average.
    StateOther ICT ManagersAll Jobs Average
    NSW37.331.6
    VIC33.025.6
    QLD12.620.0
    SA4.87.0
    WA6.610.8
    TAS0.72.0
    NT0.51.0
    ACT4.51.9

    Age Profile

    Age Profile (% Share)

    Source: Based on ABS Census 2016, Customised Report. Age profile of workers in this job compared to the all jobs average.
    Age BracketOther ICT ManagersAll Jobs AverageAll Jobs Average
    15-190.0-5.05.0
    20-240.8-9.39.3
    25-3418.2-22.922.9
    35-4440.6-22.022.0
    45-5429.1-21.621.6
    55-597.3-9.09.0
    60-643.0-6.06.0
    65 and Over1.0-4.24.2

    Education Level

    Highest Level of Education (% Share)

    Source: ABS Census 2016, Customised Report. Highest qualification completed by workers in this job (in any field of study). Qualifications needed by new workers might be different from the qualifications of workers already in the job.
    Type of QualificationOther ICT ManagersAll Jobs AverageAll Jobs Average
    Post Graduate/Graduate Diploma or Graduate Certificate19.5-10.110.1
    Bachelor degree39.0-21.821.8
    Advanced Diploma/Diploma17.6-11.611.6
    Certificate III/IV7.3-21.121.1
    Year 1213.3-18.118.1
    Year 111.5-4.84.8
    Year 10 and below1.7-12.512.5

    There are several occupations in this group, which may have varying study pathways.

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    Employers look for ICT Managers who can communicate clearly to a diverse range of people, and provide leadership, direction and planning.

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    Knowledge

    These are important topics, subjects or knowledge areas.

    1. Computers and electronics

      71% Skill level

      Circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.

    2. Administration and management

      66% Skill level

      Business principles involved in strategic planning, leadership, and coordinating people and resources.

    3. Customer and personal service

      66% Skill level

      Understanding customer needs, providing good quality service, and measuring customer satisfaction.

    4. Mathematics

      63% Skill level

      Arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, or statistics.

    5. English language

      60% Skill level

      English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.

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    The skills and importance ratings on this page are derived from the US Department of Labor O*NET Database Version 21.2, 15-1199.09 - Information Technology Project Managers.

    Learn about the daily activities, and physical and social demands faced by workers. Explore the values and work styles that workers rate as most important.

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    Demands

    The physical and social demands workers face most often are shown below.

    1. Electronic mail

      99% Important

      Use electronic mail.

    2. Telephone

      95% Important

      Talk on the telephone.

    3. Teamwork

      92% Important

      Work with people in a group or team.

    4. Contact with people

      91% Important

      Have contact with people by telephone, face-to-face, or any other way.

    5. Face-to-face discussions

      89% Important

      Talk with people face-to-face.

    Occupational Information Network
    O*NET is a trademark of the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration.
    The skills and importance ratings on this page are derived from the US Department of Labor O*NET Database Version 21.2, 15-1199.09 - Information Technology Project Managers.

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