Information Technology (IT) Director Salary

An Information Technology (IT) Director earns an average salary of £75,682 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Program Management, Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL), and Business Strategy.

£46,183 - £110,103
MEDIAN: £75,682

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£46,183 - £110,103  
£1,553 - £28,760  
Profit Sharing
£302.01 - £19,574  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
£47,723 - £129,162  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 702
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Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Director

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £80,849

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Information Technology (IT) Director Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Information Technology (IT) Director in Dunfermline:
"Some Things I Wish I Had Known!"
- Actively and constantly manage perceptions. - Empower and trust your workforce. - Provide an abundance of clarity at all times. - Have fun, don't get too stressed out.

Information Technology (IT) Director in Birmingham:
"Be enthusiastic, open to change and always, always be honest"
3 rules: 1. Service before self 2. Excellence in delivery 3. Absolute integrity (and never sit on the fence)

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Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Director Salaries

National Average

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Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Director Salaries

Program Management
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Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
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Business Strategy
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Strategy Development
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Project Management

National Average

People Management
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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IT Management
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Operations Management
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Budget Management
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IT Security & Infrastructure
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Network Management / Administration
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 114 votes.


8 %
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 16%
medical benefits
Vision: 18%
dental benefits
None: 22%