Computer and Information Systems Manager


Computer and information systems managers plan, coordinate, and direct computer related activities in a company. They also meet with departments and managers to resolve problems, create deadlines, and review plans on projects.


Computer and information systems managers need:

· strong problem solving skills

· technical skills

· teamwork skills

· time management skills

· communication skills

· leadership skills

· to work well under pressure

· to pay attention to detail


Computer and information systems managers need a bachelor’s degree (four years) in computer or information science. Most managers also have a master’s degree.


Computer information systems managers need experience in web development software including JavaScript. They also use planning software, and development software.

Salary/Job Outlook

The average salary for a computer and information systems manager is $146,360. There is a demand for more computer and information systems managers due to businesses going digital.