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IT Sustainability Systems Consultant

Find out how to become a sustainability systems consultant in the information technology sector. Discover information on salary, growth, stability and occupational expectations.

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The current average salary of an IT Sustainability Systems Consultant is $77,500 - 104,300 annually


IT sustainability systems consultants work with a company to develop more environmentally-friendly systems and procedures. Employment for this role is expected to grow strongly to 2022, from 52,400 workers in 2017 to 59,900 by 2022. 26,000 job openings are expected over this time from workers leaving and new jobs being created.

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Key skills

IT sustainability systems consultants are business consultants that specialise in the field of “green” or environment-related initiatives.

  • Excellent communication skills for pitching and discussing sustainability plan with businesses
  • Highly knowledgeable of effective environmental practices and how they can be integrated in an IT business context
  • Excellent organisational skills for the planning and management of new business initiatives
  • Sound knowledge of government regulations and policies and how these can affect business strategies
  • Sound knowledge of IT trends and how technology can adapt to new environmental initiatives
  • Ability to work well in a collaborative context

Quick facts

IT sustainability systems consultants are business-driven with a passion for environmental change. Here are a few quick facts on the role.

  • Average Hours Worked
    40.9 full-time hours per week vs. all jobs average of 40 hours
  • Main Industries
    Public administration and safety; manufacturing; and professional, scientific and technical services
  • Average qualification level
    23.5% Post Graduate/Graduate Diploma or Graduate Certificate

* All information on this page has been complied using figures from and the Australian Government's - all figures are indications only, and are accurate at time of publication. Please do your own research before selecting a course or career.

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