IT specialist managers plan, organise, manage and coordinate the provision of specialist IT services and functions in an organisation.
Entrants usually possess a degree or equivalent qualification, although entry with other academic qualifications and/or significant relevant experience is possible. There is a variety of vocational, professional and postgraduate qualifications available.
Salaries for this occupation tend to start at £27,000 per annum and can progress up to £65,000 per annum.
There are currently 21,836 employed IT Specialist Managers in the region.