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Do You Need a Cyber Security Certification to Work in the Field?

With over 67,500 cybercrime reports between the 2020-21 financial year (a nearly 13% increase from the previous year), cyber security remains in higher demand than ever. The rise of telecommuting further adds to the urgency of greater awareness; as those working from home, with often weaker security protocols, are now ever more vulnerable to the […]

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Do You Need a Cyber Security Certification to Work in the Field?

How the Rapid Adoption of Cloud Computing in the COVID Era Creates New IT Jobs

With most of our communications, transactions, and entertainment now in the digital realm – cloud computing services have grown into a business (and personal) tech staple of recent years; with nearly half of the nation’s businesses using paid cloud platforms in 2019. Designed to outsource data storage and management, the technology has proven to bring […]

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What the Reopening of Australia’s Borders Means for IT Hiring

Having closed its borders in the midst of COVID-19, Australia has been battling an ever-widening gap in tech skills. A country once landing over 100,000 skilled migrants each year (many of them headed towards ICT roles) such closures have nearly stopped this stream of talent altogether – that is, until the recent re-opening of borders […]

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AIICT helps to wider the pool of IT talent

Front-End, Back-End or Full-Stack Developer: Which Should You Pursue?

The web development field is currently a hot one, as businesses strive to build a presence in an increasingly digital era. As our economy reels from the impacts of COVID-19, the need for talent in this evolving field has grown ever-more critical. According to Job Outlook statistics, the sector is set to experience a boom […]

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What is cyber security awareness and why is it important?

In an era of rampant cybercrime, a little vigilance goes a long way. Recent reports show an increasing prioritisation of cyber security among Australian businesses, with 8 in 10 large companies now increasing their spending on such initiatives. With remote working on the rise – leaving plenty of workers vulnerable to often lacking, small-scale security […]

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3 ways AI will change your job forever

Automation is the future, boding both plenty of negative and positive changes for the Australian workforce. While a significant chunk of workers is set to see their roles replaced – AI technologies have the massive potential to revolutionise the way we work and recruit talent for the better. With COVID-19 limiting human interactions, such tools […]

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3 ways AI will change your job forever

Skills employers will look for in 2022 and beyond

New year; new in-demand work skills. As we navigate a reeling landscape from the COVID-19 pandemic, Australia’s industries have seen the rising need for digital talents, leadership skills, and the ability to bring forth innovative business growth. If you’re after that promotion, dream career, or simply a skills bump this 2022, it pays to keep […]

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Skills employers will look for in 2022 and beyond

The best jobs for Australian graduates in 2022

Stepping foot in the workforce (or a new industry) for the new year? With the pandemic giving rise to a growing demand for digital, business, and leadership skills – there’s never been a better time to pursue such fields. Whether you’re qualified specifically in these areas, or possess the transferable skills to explore them, ICT […]

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AIICT graduates with the best jobs in 2022

The benefits of micro-credentials

Looking to switch fields? Seeking new roles in the job market? Perhaps aiming to snag that promotion as a new year’s goal? Whatever your 2022 career goals may be, undertaking an online course (or two) is an often recommended pathway. Not only are they highly accessible, but they also offer students the flexibility of studying […]

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Young women studying micro-credential course with AIICT

The 5 pros and cons of working in web development

Web developers currently face a growing demand for talent, making it one of the most attractive sectors for a flourishing IT career. Focused on the design, development, and maintenance of innovative, quality websites – web development offers blooming opportunities for those with a more “creative” flair for digital technology. As the world grows ever more […]

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Web Developers practicing their skills after finishing studies at AIICT