AED 519,429
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:


AED 80,000

Profit Sharing

AED 250

An Experienced Information Technology (IT) Director earns an average salary of AED 508,767 per year.

AED 228,608 - AED 768,309
AED 230K
AED 520K
AED 770K
MEDIAN: AED 519,429
Salary AED 228,608 - AED 768,309
Bonus AED 22,488 - AED 204,995
Profit Sharing AED 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 238,871 - AED 867,747
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 93

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 Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 566,570

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

Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Director

10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
no benefits
None: 15%