The average salary for a Program Manager, IT in South Africa is R759,373.
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Job Description for Program Manager, IT
An information technology (IT) program manager is an administrative position for a company with an IT department. This position incorporates elements of managerial work and technical skill, with the manager directing a team of IT specialists. A typical day for an IT program manager include meetings with subordinates, general oversight of the IT workspace, and collaboration with other departments. Because of the nature of the department and the type of tasks that are performed, the IT program ma…Read more
Program Manager, IT Tasks
- Develop and maintain plans, policies, and procedures for all project phases.
- May drive and participate in design, development and implementation.
- Work closely with developers and testers to ensure functional designs and also assigns duties, responsibilities, and scope of authority to project personnel.
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Popular Skills for Program Manager, IT
Strategic Project Management
Skills in Strategic Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include People Management, Leadership, Program Management and Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Program Manager, IT
An early career Program Manager, IT with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R594,000 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Program Manager, IT with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R768,291 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Program Manager, IT with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R863,442 based on 39 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R1,025,000.
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