The average salary for a Network Security Engineer with Network Security Management skills in Denver, Colorado is $107,025.
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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
IT Security & Infrastructure
Skills in Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Network Architecture / Design, Security Policies and Procedures and IT Security & Infrastructure.
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Employees with Network Security Engineer in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 11.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Anchorage, Alaska (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Washington, District of Columbia (25.3% less), Dallas, Texas (24.0% less) and Tampa, Florida (20.6% less).
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