Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $79K per year on average. The largest slice of the Secureworks workforce (43 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, about $62K annually.
Secureworks workers in Texas earn the most — around $109K per year on average.
Network Security Engineers earn the highest median pay at $87K annually, followed by Technical Account Managers (approximately $77K), Information Security Analysts ($63K), and Security Analysts ($54K).
Certifications and Degrees
Cisco Certified Network Professionals have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at approximately $87K per year. On average, salaries rise to $82K annually for accredited Certified Information Systems Security Professionals. Secureworks compensates Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc)-holders the most at about $82K per year.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Java among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of around $84K annually. Folks here also tend to know IT Security & Infrastructure; on the survey, nearly one in four of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Security Testing and Auditing, Customer Relationship Management, and Network Security Management.
Benefits and Perks
As for time away from work, Secureworks does compensate just over a half of workers for vacation days, but only about half of survey participants can take paid time off due to illness. A strong majority of workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Perks cover health insurance for nearly all survey participants and dental coverage for nearly all respondents. The company also dishes out perks such as tuition reimbursement, life insurance, a casual working environment, and optional telecommute / work from home.