Network Security Administrator Salary in Santa Barbara, CA | Robert Half

Network Security Administrator in Santa Barbara, CA

Network Security Administrator Job Description

Network security administrators are responsible for installing, administering and troubleshooting an organization’s security solutions. The role requires a strong technical background, including working knowledge of network management protocols, networking architecture, authentication practices and security administration. Candidates integrate and implement network designs by evaluating business strategies and requirements, researching network security standards, and identifying integration issues. Excellent communication skills and experience with virtual network environments, datacenter and WAN networking technologies, and network security technologies from other providers is preferred. Employers typically seek a bachelor’s degree in a technical field, along with three to six years of relevant experience.

Typical network security administrator duties:

Implementing network security policies and proceduresAdministering and maintaining firewallsManaging, monitoring and updating malware prevention systemsMonitoring security advisory groups to ensure all necessary network security updates, patches and preventive measures are in placePreventing and detecting intrusionPerforming intrusion detection analysis

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Cisco Technologies
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VPN Technologies
Network Security
Palo Alto Firewall
Router Switches
Troubleshoot
Firewall Technologies
Configuration Management
Security
Salary for Network Security Administrator in Santa Barbara, CA
134620 - 191135
25th percentile
134620
New to the role, with little or no experience; requires more than casual instruction or supervision to perform day-to-day duties
50th percentile
160338
Has the experience to consistently perform core responsibilities without direct supervision; very comfortable with processes and subject matter associated with the role
75th percentile
191135
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 174308 213043 252095 Security Architect 170498 193675 216853 Data Security Analyst 152400 187325 216218 Network Security Engineer 146050 177800 207963 Systems Security Administrator 138430 167005 198120

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