Information systems managers are responsible for the secure and effective operation of all computer systems, related applications, hardware and software that is used within a wide range of public and private sector organisations.
consulting computer users to ascertain needs and to ensure that facilities meet user or project requirements
keeping up-to-date with new technology
managing IT budgets
managing a team of staff including programmers, analysts and support specialists
evaluating the functionality of systems
providing user training, support, advice and feedback
testing and modifying systems to ensure that they operate reliably
managing secure network access for remote users
designing maintenance procedures and putting them into operation.
ensuring adherence with software licensing laws
implementing and managing security or integrity and backup procedures