The average pay for a Network Security Engineer in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is Rs 398,314 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration and IT Security & Infrastructure. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

Rs 156,594 - Rs 803,728
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Salary Rs 156,594 - Rs 803,728
Bonus Rs 25,000
Profit Sharing Rs 5,001
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Rs 156,594 - Rs 803,728
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 46

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.

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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

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
35%

Experience Affects Network Security Engineer Salaries

▲67%

National Average
Rs 411,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Network Security Engineer Salaries

Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration
▲31%



National Average
Rs 411,000

Cisco Networking
▼15%

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
no benefits
None: 35%