The average salary for an Information Security Manager in India is Rs 1,528,581.
MEDIAN Rs 1,528,581
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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 w…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Information Security Manager
The top respondents for the job title Information Security Manager are from the companies Accenture, InfoSys Limited and Standard Chartered Bank. Reported salaries are highest at Accenture where the average pay is Rs 2,067,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Ericsson Inc. and ArisGlobal, earning around Rs 1,631,536 and Rs 1,627,460, respectively. Tata Consultancy Services Limited pays the lowest at around Rs 900,000. InfoSys Limited and Standard Chartered Bank also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 1,269,284 and Rs 1,448,276, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Information Security Manager
Security Risk Management
Security Policies and Procedures
IT Security & Infrastructure
Security Testing and Auditing
Skills in Security Risk Management and Cyber Security are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Security Testing and Auditing, IT Security & Infrastructure and Security Policies and Procedures.
Pay by Experience Level for Information Security Manager
An entry-level Information Security Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 442,186 based on 9 salaries. An early career Information Security Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 652,847 based on 33 salaries. A mid-career Information Security Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,331,985 based on 125 salaries. An experienced Information Security Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,797,490 based on 149 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 2,394,474.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Information Security Manager in their job title in Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 23.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Gurgaon, Haryana (13.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mumbai, Maharashtra (26.1% less), Pune, Maharashtra (19.5% less) and New Delhi, Delhi (8.4% less).
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