The average salary for an Experienced Information Technology (IT) Director in London, England: London is £92,624.
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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. These directors develop strong business relationships with vendors to obtain …Read more
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.
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Popular Skills for Information Technology (IT) Director
Strategic Project Management
IT Security & Infrastructure
Skills in Strategic Project Management and Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include IT Security & Infrastructure, People Management and IT Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Information Technology (IT) Director
An early career Information Technology (IT) Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £79,235 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Information Technology (IT) Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £80,495 based on 25 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £100,426.
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 Oxford, England: Oxfordshire (30.9% less), Reading, England: Berkshire (23.9% less) and Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (23.0% less).
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