Administer identification, authentication and authorisation of individuals within a system and control their access to resources by associating user rights and restrictions with the established identity.
Skill reusability level
Relationships with occupations
Maintain ICT identity management is an essential skill of the following occupations:
ICT security administrator: ICT security administrators plan and carry out security measures to protect information and data from unauthorised access, deliberate attack, theft and corruption.
ICT security manager: ICT security managers propose and implement necessary security updates. They advise, support, inform and provide training and security awareness and take direct action on all or part of a network or system.
Maintain ICT identity management is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.