How to become an IT manager

Organise and run IT departments in companies and organisations.

What does an IT manager do?

Duties and tasks

  • Develop organisations IT policies and guidelines.
  • Ensure IT security devices are in place and managed.
  • Evaluate organisations technological requirements and ideal systems.
  • Manage IT operations including maintenance work, testing and optimisation.
  • Manage information and communication technology resources and implement installation and upgrades for systems.
  • Oversee training manuals and training sessions for users working with systems.
  • Plan and recommend suitable computers and technological systems to meet company needs. 

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