The average pay for an Information Security Specialist is AED 221,838 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AED 102,129 - AED 685,100
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AED 220K
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MEDIAN: AED 221,838
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Salary AED 102,129 - AED 685,100
Bonus AED 34,392
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AED 102,129 - AED 685,100
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 15 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

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 221,838

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Key Stats for Information Security Specialist

1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Information Security Specialist Salaries

▲40%

National Average
AED 222,000

▼3%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 31%