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IDC's Worldwide ICT Job Role Taxonomy, 2022

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IDC's Worldwide ICT Job Role Taxonomy, 2022
Published: June 23, 2022
Content info: 19 Pages
Delivery time: 1-2 business days
  • Description
  • Table of Contents

This IDC study provides a comprehensive overview and definitions for job roles and job role groups used to label activities within information and communication technology (ICT). This taxonomy forms the basis for estimates of full-time equivalents and skill indexes across geographies, vertical industries, and technologies. "IDC's worldwide ICT job role taxonomy presents a standardized and detailed framework of the human resources, skills, and competencies," said Cushing Anderson, vice president for IDC's Worldwide Learning Services. "The taxonomy document serves as a guideline to understand IDC's research within talent, learning, and skills."

Product Code: US49222822

IDC's Worldwide ICT Job Role Taxonomy

ICT Job Role Taxonomy Changes for 2022


  • ICT Job Roles: A Definition of the Term
  • Purpose
    • A Consistent Description to Track IT Employment and Future Growth
  • ICT Job Roles: Detailed Definitions
    • Application-Related Job Roles
      • Concerning DevOps
    • IT Infrastructure-Related Job Roles
    • Cybersecurity-Related Job Roles
    • Data Management/Analytics-Related Job Roles
    • Technical Support-Related Job Roles
    • IT Leadership-Related Job Roles
    • Other IT/Technology Related Job Roles
  • Future Outlook

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