The average salary for a Network Security Engineer with IT Security & Infrastructure skills in San Antonio, Texas is $84,143.
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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.
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Popular Skills for Network Security Engineer
Switching and Routing
Network Security Management
Skills that pay less than market rate include Network Security Management, Switching and Routing, Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration and Cisco Networking.
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Employees with Network Security Engineer in their job title in Dallas, Texas earn an average of 24.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (21.7% more) and New York, New York (20.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (0.7% less).
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