An Information Technology (IT) Director earns an average salary of AED 527,165 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AED 225,367 - AED 758,957
AED 230K
AED 530K
AED 760K
MEDIAN: AED 528,811
Salary AED 225,367 - AED 758,957
Bonus AED 29,087 - AED 202,850
Profit Sharing AED 10,250
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 235,231 - AED 864,800
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 132

Job Description for Information Technology (IT) Director

Information technology (IT) directors are responsible for managing and directing IT operations for their companies and providing leadership and technical advice to lead their departments. They may also be responsible for developing effective strategies for deploying technology and software, testing hardware devices and applications before introducing them to management, and managing schedules and deployment contracts.


Information Technology (IT) Director Tasks

  • Build relationships with external IT vendors and service providers.
  • Benchmark and make recommendations for the improvement of the IT infrastructure of IT systems.
  • Review the performance of IT systems to determine operating costs, productivity levels, and upgrade requirements.
  • Ready organization for IT security audits or investigations.
  • Manage security of network, systems, and enterprise information.

Information Technology (IT) Director Pay By Employer


Dell, Inc.
20 profiles



Oracle Corp.
14 profiles

12 profiles



Fiserv Inc
10 profiles

AT&T Inc.
10 profiles


Information Technology (IT) Director Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 588,354

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Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Director

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

Experience Affects Information Technology (IT) Director Salaries


National Average
AED 588,000


Skills That Affect Information Technology (IT) Director Salaries

National Average
AED 588,000

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
no benefits
None: 11%