Information Technology

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY:

Building Linkages in IT Occupations Framework: For Entry Level, Technical, and Professional Careers Related to the Design, Development, Support and Management of Hardware, Software, Multimedia, and Systems Integration Services.



Cluster Knowledge and Skills

  • Ethics and Legal Responsibilities
  • Employability and Career Development
  • Technical Skills
  • Systems
  • Safety, Health and Environmental
  • Leadership and Teamwork
  • Academic Foundations
  • Communications
  • Problem Solving and Critical Thinking
  • Information Technology Applications
Pathways Sample Career Specialties / Occupations
Network Systems
Network Design and Administration
  • Communications Analyst
  • Data Communications Analyst
  • Information Systems Administrator
  • Information Systems Operator
  • Information Technology Engineer
  • Systems:
    • Administrator
    • Engineer
    • Support Lead
    • Technical Support Specialist
    • User Support Specialist
    • Telecommunications Network Technician
  • Network Consulting Engineer
  • Network Pre-Sales Engineer
  • Network:
    • Administrator
    • Analyst
    • Architect
    • Engineer
    • Manager
    • Operations Analyst
    • Security Analyst
    • Specialist
    • Technician
    • Transport Administrator
    • PC Support Specialist
Information Support and Services
Database Development and Administration
  • Data:
    • Administrator
    • Analyst
    • Architect
    • Management Associate
    • Modeler
    • Modeling Specialist
  • Database:
    • Administration Associate
    • Administrator
    • Analyst
    • Developer
    • Manager
    • Modeler
    • Security Expert
    • DSS (Decision Support Services)
    • Knowledge Architect
  • Technical Writer:
    • Desktop Publisher
    • Document Specialist
    • Documentation Specialist
    • Editor
    • Electronic Publications Specialist
    • Publisher
    • Instructional Designer, Online Publisher
    • Technical Communicator
    • Editor
    • Publications Manager
    • Writer
  • Senior:
    • Database Administrator
    • Systems Analyst
  • Systems:
    • Administrator
    • Analyst
    • Tester
  • Technical Support:
    • Analyst
    • Call Center Support Representative
    • Content Manager
  • Customer:
    • Liaison
    • Service Representative
    • Service Professional
    • Help Desk Specialist
    • Technician
    • Maintenance Technician
    • PC Support Specialist
    • PC Systems Coordinator
    • Product Support Engineer
    • Sales Support Technician
  • Technical:
    • Account Manager
    • Support Engineer
    • Support Representative
    • Testing Engineer
Enterprise Systems Analysis and Integration
  • Application Integrator
  • Business Continuity Analyst
  • Cross-Enterprise Integrator
  • Data:
    • Systems Designer
    • Systems Manager
    • Warehouse Designer
  • E-Business Specialist
  • Electronic Transactions Implementer
  • Information Systems:
    • Architect
    • Planner
  • Systems:
    • Analyst
    • Architect
    • Integrator
Web and Digital Communications
Digital Media
  • 2D/3D Artist
  • Animator
  • Audio/Video Engineer
  • Designer
  • Media Specialist
  • Media/Instructional Designer
  • Multimedia:
    • Author
    • Authoring Specialist
    • Developer
    • Specialist
    • Producer
    • Production Assistant
    • Programmer
    • Streaming Media Specialist
    • Virtual Reality Specialist
  • Web:
    • Designer
    • Producer
    • Specialist
Web Development and Administration
  • Web:
    • Administrator
    • Architect
    • Designer
    • Page Developer
    • Producer
    • Site Developer
    • Specialist
    • Webmaster
    • Web Developer
    • Social Networking Specialist
    • Blog Developer
    • Search Engine Marketing Specialist
    • Search Engine Optimization Specialist
Programming and Software Development
Programming / Software Engineering
  • Applications:
    • Analyst
    • Engineer
    • Business Analyst
    • Computer Engineer
    • Data Modeler
  • Operating System:
    • Designer/Engineer
    • Programmer Analyst
    • Program Manager
    • Programmer
    • Programmer/Analyst
    • Project Lead
  • Software Applications:
    • Specialist
    • Architect
    • Design Engineer
    • Development Engineer
    • Engineer
    • QA Specialist
    • Tester
  • Systems:
    • Analyst
    • Administrator
    • Test Engineer
    • Tester