An IT executive cover letter must exhibit your comprehensive knowledge of IT systems and procedures. Since this is a very senior position it is essential to incorporate an exceptionally detailed explanation of your previous employment history and key tasks you have worked on. Incorporate information on your specialized qualifications and your career objectives and targets. Strengths that you might want to think about including in you cover letter are; highly skilled in IT systems and procedures, outstanding managerial and leadership abilities and the capability to think strategically. Also include information on the various IT systems you’re acquainted with.