A Security Engineer earns an average salary of AED 176,663 per year.

AED 47,678 - AED 302,012
AED 48K
AED 150K
AED 300K
MEDIAN: AED 150,000
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 309K
Salary AED 47,678 - AED 302,012
Bonus AED 6,145
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AED 53,638 - AED 309,562
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 21 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

Job Description for Security Engineer

Security engineers are responsible for developing effective computing solutions to increase the security of their company's systems and projects. They are in charge of creating new ways to solve existing production security issues and must possess an advanced understanding of intrusion detection and prevention protocols. One of their main responsibilities is to handle technical problems dealing with applications and production equipment. These individuals possess exceptional incident-response skills, and a high understanding of computer forensics. They assess current workflows to determine possible future issues. As a result, they work with other engineers and professionals to deploy new strategies to contain and mitigate production problems.

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Security Engineer Tasks

  • Configure and set up firewalls and intrusion detection systems.
  • Respond to network intrusions and be familiar with performing forensic investigation.
  • Test new or upgraded hardware and software and implement new technologies.
  • Create test plans which will allow for a proper evaluation of security issues for new hardware and software.
  • Identify security solutions and implement a multi-layered defense to protect the networks.

Security Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 153,000

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

Key Stats for Security Engineer

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 10%