How much money does a person working in Information Technology make in Ireland?
4,225 EUR per month
Average Monthly Salary
A person working in Information Technology in Ireland typically earns around 4,225 EUR per month.
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Salaries differ drasticly between different Information Technology jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
Salaries for specific jobs
|2nd Line Systems Engineer||3,500 EUR|
|Business Analyst||3,571 EUR|
|Business Intelligence Analyst||3,333 EUR|
|Business Objects Developer||5,000 EUR|
|C# Developer||4,033 EUR|
|C++ Developer||4,167 EUR|
|Chief Information Technology Officer||7,500 EUR|
|CRM Application Administrator||3,000 EUR|
|Data Analyst||4,000 EUR|
|Database Administrator||3,000 EUR|
|Database Analyst||3,600 EUR|
|Database Developer||5,167 EUR|
|Delivery Manager||7,292 EUR|
|Developer / Programmer (General)||4,521 EUR|
|Development Manager||7,083 EUR|
|E-Commerce Sales Manager||4,167 EUR|
|Enterprise Infrastructure Manager||7,917 EUR|
|ERP Project Manager||4,292 EUR|
|IT Director||9,750 EUR|
|IT Manager||3,083 EUR|
|IT Support||2,729 EUR|
|Java Developer||3,852 EUR|
|Linux Administrator||2,917 EUR|
|Network Analyst||4,583 EUR|
|Network Engineer||2,500 EUR|
|Project Manager||3,860 EUR|
|SAP Consultant||3,750 EUR|
|Security Analyst||3,333 EUR|
|Senior Oracle Developer||6,000 EUR|
|Sharepoint Consultant||4,792 EUR|
|Software Architect||7,083 EUR|
|Software Engineer||5,040 EUR|
|Software Sales||2,208 EUR|
|Software Support Engineer||3,234 EUR|
|System Administrator||3,833 EUR|
|Systems Analyst||5,417 EUR|
|Technical Analyst||3,000 EUR|
|Technical Consultant||3,950 EUR|
|Technical Manager||7,806 EUR|
|User Experience Consultant||4,417 EUR|
|VB.NET Developer||4,583 EUR|
|Web Designer||3,375 EUR|
|Web Developer||3,625 EUR|
Information Technology Jobs Salary Distribution in Ireland
25% of people earn
50% of people earn
75% of people earn
Abount These Figures: Salary Range, Median and Percentiles
The Information Technology salaries in Ireland range between 1,250 EUR per month (minimum salary) to 12,500 EUR per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 3,950 EUR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Information Technology are earning less than 3,950 EUR while the other half are earning more than 3,950 EUR. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.
Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Information Technology are earning less than 3,000 EUR while 75% of them are earning more than 3,000 EUR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Information Technology are earning less than 5,000 EUR while 25% are earning more than 5,000 EUR.
What is the difference between the median and the average salary? What should you be looking at?
Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary
Information Technology Salary Forecast and Trend in Ireland
How do Information Technology salaries change over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary in recent years.
|Average Salary 2016|| = |
|Average Salary 2017|| +3% |
|Average Salary 2018|| +2% |
|Average Salary 2019|| +1% |
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value
Information Technology salaries in Ireland are rising in the year 2019 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2019 are 1% higher than those of 2018. The trend suggests a slow yet continous increase in pay in 2020 and future years. These numbers differ slightly from industry to another.
Information Technology Hourly Average Wage in Ireland
22 EUR per hour
Average Hourly Wage
The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Ireland for Information Technology is 22 EUR. This means that the average person in Ireland earns approximatly 22 EUR for every worked hour.
Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )
The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.
Salary Comparison of Information Technology Jobs in Ireland
We compared Ireland salaries for Information Technology and All Jobs and we found that Information Technology salaries are 18% more than those of All Jobs.
Salary Comparison By City