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

AED 236,288 - AED 762,534
AED 240K
AED 510K
AED 760K
MEDIAN: AED 508,223
Salary AED 236,288 - AED 762,534
Bonus AED 23,285 - AED 202,882
Profit Sharing AED 250
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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 244,598 - AED 859,800
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 99

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 563,069

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Key Stats for Information Technology (IT) Director

10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
no benefits
None: 13%