Personal skills

Level 6

  • Competence 0016.01 - Communication
  • Competence 0016.02 - Team Working
  • Competence 0016.03 - Critical Analysis and Decision Making
  • Competence 0016.04 - Creative Thinking
  • Competence 0016.05 - Problem Solving
  • Competence 0016.06 - Self Development
  • Competence 0016.07 - English, Maths and IT user skills

Level 5

  • Competence 0015.01 - Communication
  • Competence 0015.02 - Team Working
  • Competence 0015.03 - Critical Analysis and Decision Making
  • Competence 0015.04 - Creative Thinking
  • Competence 0015.05 - Problem Solving
  • Competence 0015.06 - Self Development
  • Competence 0015.07 - English, Maths and IT user skills

Level 4

  • Competence 0014.01 - Communication
  • Competence 0014.02 - Team Working
  • Competence 0014.03 - Critical Analysis and Decision Making
  • Competence 0014.04 - Creative Thinking
  • Competence 0014.05 - Problem Solving
  • Competence 0014.06 - Self Development
  • Competence 0014.07 - English, Maths and IT user skills

Level 3

  • Competence 0013.01 - Communication
  • Competence 0013.02 - Team Working
  • Competence 0013.03 - Critical Analysis and Decision Making
  • Competence 0013.04 - Creative Thinking
  • Competence 0013.05 - Problem Solving
  • Competence 0013.06 - Self Development
  • Competence 0013.07 - English, Maths and IT user skills

Level 2

  • Competence 0012.01 - Communication
  • Competence 0012.02 - Team Working
  • Competence 0012.03 - Critical Analysis and Decision Making
  • Competence 0012.04 - Creative Thinking
  • Competence 0012.05 - Problem Solving
  • Competence 0012.06 - Self Development
  • Competence 0012.07 - English, Maths and IT user skills

Use and Licensing of IT Professional Standards

The development of the IT Professional Standards was undertaken by e-skills UK Sector Skills Council Limited (e-skills UK) under authority from the UK Government as the relevant Sector Skills Council and standards setting organisation for the IT Industry. All copyright and other intellectual property rights in the IT Professional Standards is and remains vested in e-skills UK.

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Alignment to SFIA

The IT Professional Standards are presented here aligned to the most appropriate individual SFIA skill.The IT Professional Standards have been developed to correspond with SFIA levels 2 to 6. Please note that, in some cases, the IT Professional Standards describe a wider range of levels than SFIA.

For more information on SFIA skills and SFIA levels visit the SFIA website.