Data security analysts must possess a thorough understanding of all aspects of computer and network security, including such areas as firewall administration, encryption technologies and network protocols. They manage, deploy, maintain and optimize software applications and must be skilled in Windows operating systems and common PC applications, including but not limited to Microsoft Office Suite. Analysts need strong analytical, problem-solving, and oral and written communication skills, as well as excellent judgment and self-motivation. Successful candidates stay up to date with government regulations and industry security trends and developments. Employers generally seek a bachelor’s degree in a computer-related field, along with at least three years of practical data security experience. A professional certification such as the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) designation is also a valuable asset. Performing security audits and risk assessments and analysesMaking recommendations for enhancing data systems securityResearching attempted breaches of data security and rectifying security weaknessesFormulating security policies and procedures Search for Data Security Analyst jobs in San Francisco, CA or request talent now and our expert recruiters will be with you shortly.Robert Half can help you with your data security analyst staffing needs in San Francisco.
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Salary for Data Security Analyst in San Francisco, CA
162000 - 229838
25th percentile
162000
New to the role, with little or no experience; requires more than casual instruction or supervision to perform day-to-day duties
50th percentile
199125
Has the experience to consistently perform core responsibilities without direct supervision; very comfortable with processes and subject matter associated with the role
75th percentile
229838
Value to the organization goes far beyond the ability to perform normal job duties; has rare qualifications that enable consistent contribution in unique ways; ready for next career level when available
Projected salaries for related positions Position title 25th percentile 50th percentile 75th percentile Systems Security Manager 185288 226463 267975 Security Architect 181238 205875 230513 Network Security Engineer 155250 189000 221063 Systems Security Administrator 147150 177525 210600 Network Security Administrator 143100 170438 203175
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