The average salary for an Information Security Manager in Dubai is AED 323,317 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in IT Security & Infrastructure is associated with high pay for this job.

AED 209,429 - AED 621,879
AED 210K
AED 320K
AED 620K
MEDIAN: AED 323,317
Salary AED 209,429 - AED 621,879
Bonus AED 4,932 - AED 98,986
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AED 222,891 - AED 621,879
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

Job Description for Information Security Manager

Information security managers are in charge of maintaining security protocols throughout their organizations. They are responsible for creating strategies to increase network and internet security related to different projects. They handle a team of IT professionals to ensure easy access to data while maintaining high standards in terms of confidentiality and general data security. They also often work to find and prevent issues related to software or hardware equipment used by different teams within the company. Information security managers also review current security policies and update requirements in accordance with the sensitivity of the data. They also implement checks to avoid data corruption and identity theft by setting privacy rules. They deploy operating system updates to ensure effective working equipment. They do regular maintenance checks in all servers, switches, routers and other connectivity devices.


Information Security Manager Tasks

  • Create and execute policy and audit plans, and identify security risks and operation needs.
  • Review configuration and updates to ensure software and infrastructure are protected.
  • Lead security training and communicate policies.
  • Assist in migrating information assets and environments into compliant, secure systems.
  • Manage security testing platforms, including leading forensic investigations and mitigation procedures.

Information Security Manager Job Listings

Key Stats for Information Security Manager

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Experience Affects Information Security Manager Salaries


National Average
AED 347,000


Skills That Affect Information Security Manager Salaries

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 23%
no benefits
None: 10%