The average salary for a Head of IT & Infrastructure is AED 408,913 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AED 17,873 - AED 715,171
AED 410K
AED 720K
MEDIAN: AED 408,913
Salary AED 17,873 - AED 715,171
Bonus AED 39.73 - AED 153,193
Profit Sharing AED 12,530
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).
AED 17,873 - AED 794,634
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 50

Job Description for Head of IT & Infrastructure

Heads of information technology (IT) and infrastructure are responsible for managing all IT requests within their organization, as well as planning and deploying infrastructure features for their organization. They are in charge of evaluating hardware and software platforms, analyzing their performance, and recommending changes based on their experience and project requirements. Heads of IT and infrastructure provide leadership by motivating a group of computer specialists in the creation and implementation of support management systems. They also evaluate project status and report their progress to upper management within their company.


Head of IT & Infrastructure Tasks

  • Plan, develop, and oversee company IT networks, including telecommunications, database management, networks, and IT support.
  • Act as a liaison with vendors supplying IT related products, and negotiate contracts for equipment and services.
  • Manage business continuity and disaster recovery planning as well as system security and data confidentiality.
  • Coordinate and manage IT professionals in departments such as systems engineering, communications, and data management.

Head of IT & Infrastructure Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 416,810

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Head of IT & Infrastructure

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Experience Affects Head of IT & Infrastructure Salaries



National Average
AED 417,000

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 22%
vision benefits
Vision: 24%
no benefits
None: 8%