A person working in IT Management in South Africa typically earns around 37,400 ZAR per month. Salaries range from 4,440 ZAR (lowest) to 48,300 ZAR (highest).
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries differ drasticly between different IT Management jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
|Job Title||Average Salary|
|Assistant Information Technology Manager||37,300 ZAR|
|Assistant Service Delivery Manager||37,200 ZAR|
|Capacity Planning Manager||42,600 ZAR|
|Client Delivery Manager||39,800 ZAR|
|Delivery Manager||32,500 ZAR|
|Development Manager||36,600 ZAR|
|Director of Technology||47,700 ZAR|
|Enterprise Architecture Manager||39,900 ZAR|
|Enterprise Infrastructure Manager||45,600 ZAR|
|ERP Project Manager||42,800 ZAR|
|Financial Systems Manager||44,900 ZAR|
|Hardware Engineering Manager||46,200 ZAR|
|Head of Development||43,900 ZAR|
|Helpdesk Manager||36,800 ZAR|
|Information Technology Asset Manager||37,500 ZAR|
|Information Technology Director||48,400 ZAR|
|Information Technology Manager||47,100 ZAR|
|Information Technology Operations Manager||45,000 ZAR|
|Information Technology Product Manager||42,400 ZAR|
|Information Technology Project Coordinator||33,200 ZAR|
|Information Technology Project Leader||37,400 ZAR|
|Information Technology Project Manager||39,000 ZAR|
|Information Technology Quality Assurance Manager||37,800 ZAR|
|Information Technology Quality Assurance Team Lead (QA)||34,800 ZAR|
|Information Technology Team Leader||38,900 ZAR|
|Interface Design Manager||39,700 ZAR|
|Major Incident Manager||36,400 ZAR|
|Multimedia Services Manager||36,100 ZAR|
|Network Administration Team Lead||36,300 ZAR|
|Network and Infrastructure Manager||44,300 ZAR|
|Service Delivery Manager||41,800 ZAR|
|Service Level Manager||40,300 ZAR|
|Service Support Lead||31,400 ZAR|
|SOC Engineer||29,800 ZAR|
|Technical Manager||34,200 ZAR|
|Technical Project Manager||41,300 ZAR|
|Technology Director||40,400 ZAR|
The IT Management salaries in South Africa range between 4,440 ZAR per month (minimum salary) to 48,300 ZAR per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 36,600 ZAR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in IT Management are earning less than 36,600 ZAR while the other half are earning more than 36,600 ZAR. 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 IT Management are earning less than 18,500 ZAR while 75% of them are earning more than 18,500 ZAR. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in IT Management are earning less than 40,800 ZAR while 25% are earning more than 40,800 ZAR.
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
|Average Salary 2016|
|Average Salary 2017||+4%|
|Average Salary 2018||+2%|
|Average Salary 2019||+3%|
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.