The average salary for a Network Security Engineer at Cisco Systems Inc is $82,504.
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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,…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Network Security Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Network Security Engineer are from the companies DataComm Networks, Alutiiq, Llc. and Verizon Business Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at AT&T Inc. where the average pay is $118,500. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Lockheed Martin Corp and Alutiiq, Llc., earning around $114,882 and $109,544, respectively. DataComm Networks pays the lowest at around $60,000. Northrop Grumman Corporation and Booz, Allen, and Hamilton also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $77,500 and $80,000, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Network Security Engineer
Network Security Management
Security Policies and Procedures
Security Intrusion Detection
Skills in Cisco Networking, Network Security Management, Security Policies and Procedures and Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Security Intrusion Detection.
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