A Day in the Life

Computer and information systems managers, often called information technology (IT) managers or IT project managers, plan, coordinate, and direct computer-related activities in an organization. They help determine the information technology goals of an organization and are responsible for implementing computer systems to meet those goals.

Also Known As...

Information Systems Managers can have different names within different organizations. Here are the top job titles related to this career:
  • Program Managers
  • Information Technology Managers
  • Product Managers 
  • Risk Managers 
  • Directors of Technology 

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By the Numbers

According to EMSI, Information Systems Manager job demand will grow 15% by 2030. Between July 2019 and June 2020 there were 255,888 unique jobs posted for Information Systems Managers. There were an average monthly hires of 13,290, with a median income of $142,542.

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