Manage system security

Description

Analyse the critical assets of a company and identify weaknesses and vulnerabilities that lead to intrusion or attack. Apply security detection techniques. Understand cyber attack techniques and implement effective countermeasures.

Alternative labels

manage information security

Skill type

skill/competence

Skill reusability level

sector-specific

Relationships with knowledge

Essential knowledge

Manage system security is essential to master the following knowledge:

Cyber attack counter-measures

Optional knowledge

Manage system security is optional for the following skills, according to the role’s responsibility:

ICT security legislation
Cyber security

Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Manage system security is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Essential skill

Manage system security is an essential skill of the following occupations:

ICT disaster recovery analyst: ICT disaster recovery analysts develop, maintain, and implement ICT continuity and disaster recovery strategies and solutions. They support the technical teams, assess the risks, design and develop procedures, documentation and strategies for disaster recovery in order for business functions to continue and recover with a minimal loss of data. They also coordinate the system backups tests and validations.
ICT system administrator: ICT system administrators are responsible for the upkeep, configuration, and reliable operation of computer and network systems, servers, workstations and peripheral devices. They may acquire, install, or upgrade computer components and software; automate routine tasks; write computer programs; troubleshoot; train and supervise staff; and provide technical support. They ensure optimum system integrity, security, backup and performance.
ICT resilience manager: ICT resilience managers research, plan and develop models, policies, methods, techniques and tools that enhance an organisation’s cyber security, resilience and disaster recovery.
Telecommunications engineering technician: Telecommunications engineering technician deploy, maintain and monitor a telecommunication system that provides interactions between data and voice communications, such as telephone, video conferencing, computer, and voicemail systems. They are also involved in the design, manufacturing, construction, maintenance and repair of telecommunication systems. Telecommunications engineering technicians provide technical assistance in the research and development of telecommunication equipment.

Optional knowledge

Manage system security is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Optional skill

Manage system security 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.

Brigadier: Brigadiers command large units of troops called brigades, oversee strategic and tactical planning, and monitor operations of their brigade. They manage the headquarters of the brigade’s division and ensure correct operations of the division on base and in the field.

 


 

References

  1. Manage system security – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 21, 2022

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