SFIA6 Skill Code Descriptions

Strategy and architecture - Information strategy

  • GOVN - IT governance
  • ITSP - IT strategy and planning
  • IRMG - Information management
  • ISCO - Information systems coordination
  • SCTY -Information security
  • INAS - Information assurance
  • INAN - Analytics
  • ICPM - Information content publishing

Strategy and architecture - Advice and guidance

  • CNSL - Consultancy
  • TECH - Technical specialism
  • RSCH - Research
  • ITMG - IT management
  • FMIT - Financial management
  • INOV - Innovation
  • BPRE - Business process improvement
  • STPL - Enterprise and business architecture
  • BURM - Business risk management
  • SUST - Sustainability strategy

Strategy and architecture - Technical strategy and planning

  • EMRG - Emerging technology monitoring
  • COPL - Continuity management
  • SUMI - Sustainability management
  • NTPL - Network planning
  • ARCH - Solution architecture
  • DATM - Data management
  • METL - Methods and tools

Change and transformation - Business change implementation

  • POMG - Portfolio management
  • PGMG - Programme management
  • PRMG - Project management
  • PROF - Portfolio, programme and project support

Change and transformation - Business change management

  • BUAN - Business analysis
  • REQM - Requirements definition and management
  • BPTS - Business process testing
  • CIPM - Change implementation planning and management
  • ORDI - Organisation design and implementation
  • BENM - Benefits management
  • BSMO - Business modelling
  • SUAS - Sustainability assessment

Development and implementation - Systems development

  • DLMG - Systems development management
  • DTAN - Data analysis
  • DESN - Systems design
  • NTDS - Network design
  • DBDS - Database design
  • PROG - Programming/software development
  • ADEV - Animation development
  • SFEN - Safety engineering
  • SUEN - Sustainability engineering
  • INCA - Information content authoring
  • TEST - Testing

Change and transformation - User experience

  • UNAN - User experience analysis
  • HCEV - User experience design
  • USEV - User experience evaluation

Change and transformation - Installation and integration

  • SINT - Systems integration
  • PORT - Porting/software configuration
  • HWDE - Hardware design
  • HSIN - Systems installation/decommissioning

Delivery and operation - Service design

  • AVMT - Availability management
  • SLMO - Service level management

Delivery and operation - Service transition

  • SEAC - Service acceptance
  • CFMG - Configuration management
  • ASMG - Asset management
  • CHMG - Change management
  • RELM - Release and deployment

Delivery and operation -  Service operation

  • SYSP - System software
  • CPMG - Capacity management
  • SCAD - Security administration
  • PENT - Penetration testing
  • RFEN - Radio frequency engineering
  • ASUP - Application support
  • ITOP - IT Infrastructure
  • DBAD - Database administration
  • STMG - Storage management
  • NTAS - Network support
  • PBMG - Problem management
  • USUP - Incident management
  • DCMA - Facilities management

Skills and quality - Skill management

  • ETMG - Learning and development management
  • LEDA - Learning assessment and evaluation
  • TMCR - Learning design and development
  • ETDL - Learning delivery

Skills and quality - People management

  • PEMT - Performance management
  • RESC - Resourcing
  • PDSV - Professional development

Skills and quality - Quality and conformance

  • QUMG - Quality management
  • QUAS - Quality assurance
  • QUST - Quality standards
  • CORE - Conformance review
  • DGFS - Digital forensics
  • SFAS - Safety assessment

Relationships and engagement - Stakeholder management

  • SORC - Sourcing
  • ITCM - Contract management
  • RLMT - Relationship management
  • CSMG - Customer service support

Relationships and engagement - Sales and marketing

  • MKTG - Digital marketing
  • SALE - Selling
  • SSUP - Sales support
  • PROD - Product management