Gartner Information Technology Research

Essential Skills for Automation Architects

Published: 30 March 2020

ID: G00465198

Analyst(s): Paul Delory


Automation projects drive changes for people, policies and processes. Success is more likely with an architect who has the skills to overcome technical and nontechnical obstacles. This research lists the essential skills needed by I&O technical professionals who want to become automation architects.

Table Of Contents

Skills Analysis

  • Skills Scope
    • Relevance
    • Positive Impact
    • Learning Curve
    • Impedance
  • Essential Skills for the Automation Architect
    • Core Skills
    • Valuable Skills
    • Specialized/Emerging Skills

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