IT jobs in New Zealand is a fast growing and dynamic sector that offers job seekers excellent prospects in terms of income, benefits and bonuses.

The national median base salary for IT professionals has seen a steady increase over the past four years and is currently $92,000, making it one of the highest paying sectors in New Zealand.

IT professionals are in high demand in New Zealand. Absolute IT’s reputation for quality IT recruitment solutions and access to prime IT roles make them the number one choice for job seekers and employers alike.

IT Jobs in New Zealand

Absolute IT help IT professionals find work across the country, including Auckland, Waikato, Wellington, Christchurch and more.


Auckland is the largest and flashiest of New Zealand’s cities with a youthful and ethnically diverse population. Most of the country’s biggest companies are headquartered in Auckland’s bustling business district but, wherever you live or work in ‘The City of Sails’, you’re never far from beautiful beaches, superb woodlands, and a wealth of outdoor recreations.

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Wellington hosts New Zealand’s seat of Government, many top financial and legal firms, and a thriving arts scene. Famed for its café culture and top restaurants, Wellington is also home to the National Museum, the biennial National Arts Festival, the New Zealand Ballet, and the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra.

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Situated in the heart of the North Island Hamilton is New Zealand’s fourth largest city, in a region that hosts the country’s longest river, Hobbiton movie set, and the world famous Waitomo caves with its glow-worms and adventure tourism activities. Hamilton has a vibrant café scene and is surrounded by rolling hills and majestic forests that shape the landscape.

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Christchurch is a little bit of Britain in NZ. Known as the gateway to the South Island Christchurch is within two hours of wonderful scenery; skiing; wineries; dolphin & whale encounters and beautiful beaches.

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Qualifications for IT Jobs

Depending on the role you are looking for, there will be certain experience, qualificiations and education that will increase your desirability for the job.


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