The average salary for an Information Technology (IT) Operations Manager with Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) skills in Canada is C$94,379.
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Job Description for Information Technology (IT) Operations Manager
Many businesses have multiple groups handling the different facets of business technology. Generally, an information technology (IT) operations manager oversees these multiple groups. They may supervise only a few or a large number of employees, depending on the size of the business. They must work closely with others and mentor subordinates when necessary. The IT operations manager must have leadership experience and excellent communication skills. Typically a bachelor's degree and several ye…Read more
Information Technology (IT) Operations Manager Tasks
- Ensure day-to-day operations of technology infrastructure, including networks, servers, databases, etc.
- Schedule and budget maintenance and upgrades for optimum operational performance.
- Create plans and provide hands-on support during emergencies, outages, and service transitions.
- Manage help desk process, budget, and staff for smooth, responsive operations.
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Popular Skills for Information Technology (IT) Operations Manager
Network Architecture / Design
Skills that pay less than market rate include Leadership, Network Architecture / Design, Network Management / Administration, Project Management and Operations Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Operations Manager
A mid-career Information Technology (IT) Operations Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$76,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Information Technology (IT) Operations Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$99,110 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$97,591.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Toronto, Ontario (15.2% less), Montréal, Québec (2.3% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (1.5% less).
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