IT Professionals

IT OCCUPATIONS IN DEMAND

The Following IT Occupations Are Currently in Demand in Australia

  • COMPUTER NETWORK ENGINEER
  • WEB DEVELOPER
  • SYSTEMS ENGINEER
  • ICT BUSINESS ANALYST
  • SYSTEMS ANALYST
  • ANALYST PROGRAMMER
  • DEVELOPER PROGRAMMER
  • SOFTWARE ENGINEER
  • DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR
  • ICT SECURITY SPECIALIST
  • SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR
  • NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR
  • NETWORK ANALYST
  • ICT SUPPORT ENGINEER
  • COMPUTER NETWORK
  • SYSTEMS ENGINEER
  • ICT PROJECT MANAGER
  • ICT QUALITY ASSURANCE

AUSTRALIAN IMMIGRATION REQUIREMENTS

Age

Applicants must be at least 18 years old and less than 44 at the time of Visa Application.

Qualification

Applicants must have university degree for most occupations that are in demand.

Work Experience

Applicants must have at least one year of relevant work experience.

English Language

Applicants need to score at least 6 in each component of IELTS test.

AUSTRALIAN IMMIGRATION POINTS

Age, Experience & Language

Age

  • 18-24 Years – 25 Points
  • 25-32 Years – 30 Points
  • 33-39 Years – 25 Points
  • 40-44 Years – 15 Points

Experience

  • 1 Years – 0 Points
  • 3 Years – 5 Points
  • 5 Years – 10 Points
  • 8 Years – 15 Points

English Language

  • IELTS – 6 in each component – 0 Points
  • IELTS – 7 in each component – 10 Points
  • IELTS – 8 in each component – 20 Points

Visa Sub Class & Qualification

State Sponsorship

  • Skilled – State Nominated Subclass 190 – 5 Points
  • Skilled – Regional Sponsored Provisional Visa Subclass 489 – 10 Points

Qualification

  • 4-years Bachelors degree – 15 Points
  • PhD Degree – 20 Points

AUSTRALIAN IMMIGRATION PROCESS

Skill Assessment

According to DIBP applicant must obtain positive skill assessment.

Interest Expression

After skill assessment applicant needs to apply for the Expression of Interest.

State Sponsorship

In some cases, the applicant needs to apply for state sponsorship to score points.

Visa Application

After receiving the invitation, the applicant must lodge final visa application to (DIBP).