A Digital & Technology Solutions Professional provides technology enabled solutions to internal and/or external customers, in a range of areas including software, business and systems analysis, cyber security, data analysis and network infrastructure. They implement technology solutions that enable businesses to develop new products and services and to increase an organisations productivity using digital technologies. They are confident, competent and capable independent Technology Solutions Professionals able to operate in a range of related roles. The occupation is based upon a core set of outcomes that will be supplemented by one, and only one, of six specialism areas detailed below that cover the roles identified by employers.
Duration Typically 36 months Level 6 Award BSc (Hons) in Digital & Technology Solutions
  • Software Developer
  • Software Engineer
  • Software Tester
  • Application Specialist
  • Business Analyst
  • IT project Manager
  • IT Consultant
  • Network Engineer
  • Cyber Security Analyst
  • Database Specialist
  • Data Analyst
  • Digital Media Technology Practitioner
  • Systems Designer
Individual employers will set the selection criteria, but this is likely to include three ‘A’ levels, including maths, although some employers will accept other relevant qualifications or experience.