The average salary for an Experienced Information Security Manager is AED 279,505 per year.

AED 174,126 - AED 618,252
AED 170K
AED 280K
AED 620K
MEDIAN: AED 279,505
Salary AED 174,126 - AED 618,252
Bonus AED 19,774 - AED 110,000
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AED 174,244 - AED 618,252
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 13 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 46

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 333,896

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Key Stats for Information Security Manager


9 %
91 %
10-19 years
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Information Security Manager Salaries

National Average
AED 334,000


9 %
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 34%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
no benefits
None: 7%