The average salary for a Security Analyst with IT Security & Infrastructure skills in India is Rs 492,974.
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Job Description for Security Analyst
Aspiring security analysts should be experienced in cybersecurity and able to succeed in a fast-paced, constantly-changing work environment, as security analysts work to maintain the integrity of company networks, as well as diagnose and quickly resolve network problems as they arise. They must be able to proactively identify risks to the network and promptly address and neutralize these threats, and knowledge of security log fundamentals is essential. Prior experience with escalation patterns, …Read more
Security Analyst Tasks
- Coordinate and manage status calls with each assigned account.
- Perform security assessments, risk analysis and vulnerability testing and reviews.
- Guide clients in defining and implementing overall security strategy, policies and procedures.
- Conduct daily project coordination of assigned accounts.
- Give security advice and guidance to technical contacts.
Popular Employer Salaries for Security Analyst
The top respondents for the job title Security Analyst are from the companies Accenture, Wipro Technologies Ltd. and Paladion Networks. Reported salaries are highest at Cognizant where the average pay is Rs 551,500. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Dell, Inc. and Accenture, earning around Rs 550,000 and Rs 485,359, respectively. HCL Technologies Ltd. pays the lowest at around Rs 245,144. Wipro Technologies Ltd. and Paladion Networks also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 374,000 and Rs 430,000, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Security Analyst
Security Testing and Auditing
Security Policies and Procedures
Skills in Cyber Security and Security Policies and Procedures are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Security, Security Testing and Auditing and Security Information and Event Management (SIEM).
Pay by Experience Level for Security Analyst
An entry-level Security Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 309,124 based on 14 salaries. An early career Security Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 459,882 based on 161 salaries. A mid-career Security Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 684,756 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Security Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,176,729 based on 6 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Security Analyst in their job title in Gurgaon, Haryana earn an average of 21.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Delhi, Delhi (19.6% more) and Chennai, Tamil Nadu (9.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Bangalore, Karnataka (11.1% less) and Mumbai, Maharashtra (0.5% less).
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