The average salary for an Information Security Engineer in India is Rs 600,144.
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Job Description for Information Security Engineer
Many large companies have employees working in a variety of office locations, job sites, and home environments (through telecommuting). Information security engineers help maintain the integrity of all data communicated and stored throughout the business enterprise. They develop and maintain protocols for the safe use, entry, transmission, and retrieval of data and software assets at a company. They work to ensure that these security protocols are flexible enough to remain user-friendly for empl…Read more
Information 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.
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Popular Skills for Information Security Engineer
IT Security & Infrastructure
Security Testing and Auditing
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Security Policies and Procedures
Skills in IT Security & Infrastructure, Cyber Security, Security Testing and Auditing, Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) and Security Policies and Procedures are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Information Security Engineer
An entry-level Information Security Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 325,000 based on 7 salaries. An early career Information Security Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 529,245 based on 68 salaries. A mid-career Information Security Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 815,703 based on 32 salaries.
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Employees with Information Security Engineer in their job title in Pune, Maharashtra earn an average of 13.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Bangalore, Karnataka (0.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mumbai, Maharashtra (39.9% less), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (32.5% less) and Chennai, Tamil Nadu (25.4% less).
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