Entry-Level Network Security Engineer in Chennai Salary (India)

An Entry-Level Network Security Engineer in Chennai, Tamil Nadu earns an average salary of Rs 364,069 per year. A skill in IT Security & Infrastructure is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 127,233 - Rs 687,341
Rs 130K
Rs 360K
Rs 690K
MEDIAN: Rs 357,559
Rs 0Rs 691K
Salary Rs 127,233 - Rs 687,341
Bonus Rs 25,000
Profit Sharing Rs 5,001
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XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
Rs 127,233 - Rs 691,341
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

Job Description for Network Security Engineer

A network security engineer is an essential part of any large (and many mid-sized) business' overall technology team. A network security engineer is involved in the provisioning, deployment, configuration, and administration of many different pieces of network- and security-related hardware and software. These include firewalls, routers, switches, various network monitoring tools, and VPNs (virtual private networks). These engineers also regularly perform network-based security risk assessments, and they occasionally help design new infrastructure solutions as a company expands or replaces its system architecture.


Network Security Engineer Tasks

  • Maintain firewall, virtual private network, web, and email security programs, protocols, and security.
  • Maintain physical and code environment to protect servers, switches, and entire information technology (IT) system while balancing overall load.
  • Monitor and log security concerns and incidents, and generate reports and track performance.

Network Security Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Network Security Engineer


15 %
85 %
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Network Security Engineer Salaries

IT Security & Infrastructure

Network Security Management

Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration

National Average
Rs 364,000

Cisco Networking


15 %
85 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
vision benefits
Vision: 18%
no benefits
None: 35%