The average pay for an Information Security Specialist is AED 228,000 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AED 96,958 - AED 566,731
AED 97K
AED 270K
AED 570K
MEDIAN: AED 274,597
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Salary AED 96,958 - AED 566,731
Bonus AED 34,392
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AED 96,958 - AED 602,796
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

Job Description for Information Security Specialist

Information security specialists are in charge of developing and implementing security measures for their organization. They are responsible for analyzing existing security procedures and suggesting changes to upper management for increased efficient and extra security. Information security specialists present their findings to managers and recommend new technologies or policy modifications. They also research security measures and concerns to develop effective strategies to mitigate security risks, as well as develop systems and techniques to handle sensitive information in a confidential way.

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Information Security Specialist Tasks

  • Design audits of computer systems to ensure operational security and protection from attack.
  • Oversee and monitor routine administration of the information security department.
  • Coordinate with other departments to promote awareness and training on security protocols.
  • Implement, monitor, and maintain policies and standards for information technology-related controls.

Information Security Specialist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 294,763

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Information Security Specialist

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Information Security Specialist Salaries

▲10%

National Average
AED 295,000

▼27%

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 20%