Information Media and Telecommunications

Work creatively to share information and ideas

Overview

The information media and telecommunications industry is responsible for a wide range of activities.

In media, the industry is responsible for print publications such as newspapers and books, online media and publishing, film production and distribution, sound and music recording, and the management and storage of information.

In telecommunications, the industry is responsible for the design, construction, installation and servicing of telecommunications equipment, systems and facilities.

Jobs in this industry are located in TV and radio broadcasters, news companies, libraries, film studios, graphic design companies, advertising companies, publisher houses and telecommunication companies.

Industry Considerations
  • Post-school qualifications are often required.
  • Nearly half of workers have a university degree, and a third have a VET qualification.
  • Jobs are predominantly concentrated in capital cities, particularly Sydney and Melbourne.

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Other ICT Support Technician
Other ICT Support Technician

Other ICT Support Technicians includes jobs like Applications Packager, Computer Systems Technician, and Telecommunications…

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Very strong

Advertising and Marketing Professional
Advertising and Marketing Professional

Persuade and influence consumers to purchase the products or services of an organisation.

Estimated pay
$1,737/week
Future demand
Very strong

Apprenticeship pathway may be available

Computer Network and Systems Engineer
Computer Network and Systems Engineer

Computer Network and Systems Engineers plan, develop, deploy, test and optimise network and system services, taking…

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$0/week
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Very strong

ICT Business Analyst
ICT Business Analyst

ICT Business Analysts identify and communicate with users to formulate and produce requirements specifications to create…

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$0/week
Future demand
Very strong

Advertising Specialist
Advertising Specialist

Advertising Specialists devise and coordinate advertising campaigns which encourage consumers to purchase particular goods or…

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$0/week
Future demand
Very strong

Apprenticeship pathway may be available

Network Administrator
Network Administrator

Network Administrators install and maintain hardware and software, document diagnosis and resolution of faults, manage user…

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$0/week
Future demand
Very strong

Systems Analyst
Systems Analyst

Systems Analysts evaluate processes and methods used in existing ICT systems, propose modifications and additional system…

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$0/week
Future demand
Very strong

Market Research Analyst
Market Research Analyst

Market Research Analysts determine the market for new goods and services, develop advertising strategies, and evaluate the…

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$0/week
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Very strong

Network Analyst
Network Analyst

Network Analysts research and analyse network architecture, and recommend policies and strategies for designing, planning and…

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$0/week
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Very strong

Multimedia Specialist and Web Developer
Multimedia Specialist and Web Developer

Multimedia Specialists and Web Developers create computer animation, audio, video and graphic image files for multimedia…

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$1,596/week
Future demand
Very strong

Apprenticeship pathway may be available

Marketing Specialist
Marketing Specialist

Marketing Specialists identify market opportunities and advise on the development, coordination and implementation of plans…

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$0/week
Future demand
Very strong

ICT Support and Test Engineer
ICT Support and Test Engineer

ICT Support and Test Engineers develop procedures and strategies to support, create, maintain and manage technical quality…

Estimated pay
$2,019/week
Future demand
Very strong