Information Security Analyst Jobs

Develop and implement defensive measures to protect computer networks and systems. Information security analysts watch over companies’ computer networks in order to identify any breaches. When a breach occurs, they investigate the intrusion, install firewalls and/or encryption criteria to prevent similar violations from occurring in the future, and prepare a report documenting the issue and the damage caused. In order to minimize these situations, they utilize penetration tests to simulate attacks and seek out weaknesses in security.

Because the field of information technology (IT) is constantly changing, security analysts must continually research new developments to stay up to date on resources and trends. They use this knowledge to form security and best practice standards, advise management personnel on potential security modifications, and contribute to the company’s disaster recovery plan.

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Queen Consulting Group, Inc. - Jackson, MS
Position : IT Security Officer Location : Jackson MS Job Type: Contract Duration : 3 years, Start Date is 12/1/2021 Position Overview The Companies Office of Health Data, Operations and Research...
2 days ago
Atos-North America - Harrison, NY
systems (Windows and Linux knowledge required) Basic experience with ITIL processes such as Incident/Problem/Configuration/Change management....
2 days ago
Oregon Employment Department - Hillsboro, OR
Job Classification: Information Security Analysts Access our statewide or regional occupation report for more information about wages, employment outlooks, skills, training programs, related occupations...
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Spencer's and Spirit Halloween - Egg Harbor Township, NJ
Come work with us at Spencer's & Spirit Halloween, where you'll be working with the best and brightest colleagues as you help us deliver the most fun experience and product possible to our guests....
2 days ago
Prudent technologies and Consulting - Houston, TX
science related area of study Strong ethics and professionalism Minimum of 5 years of experience in Cyber Security with 2 or more years in the Threat Intelligence discipline Excellent collaboration...
2 days ago
KBR - Salisbury, MD
Information Security Management Act (FISMA) and other related Federal, NIST, DHS and NASA security requirements for information technology Understand System Security Controls and how they relate to...
2 days ago
Realty Income Corporation - Atlanta, GA
Vulnerability Management Program Manage and administer the company vulnerability management program and platform(s)....
2 days ago
Northrop Grumman - El Segundo, CA
will have a Bachelors degree in Cyber Security, a Security+ CE, and 2 years of experience with Certification and Accreditation of classified systems and Risk Management Framework Knowledge of ACAS, NESSUS...
2 days ago
Artech Information Systems L.L.C. - North Charleston, SC
Ability to configure Nessus scans, and evaluate.nessus files for accuracy. Strong verbal and written communications and interpersonal skills....
2 days ago
Prosperity Bank - Sugar Land, TX
EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION: A Bachelor's Degree in Management Information Systems or Computer Science License / Registration / Certification: CISSP, CRISC, CCSP (or equivalent) required ISSAP, ISSEP, SANs...
2 days ago
State Farm Insurance Companies - Champaign, IL
Python, Perl) Experience with the Service Management principles Educational background in a technology field, such as computer science or networking *****Applicants are required to be eligible to lawfully...
2 days ago
Qualys Incorporated - Virginia Beach, VA
Security Analyst (Governance & Compliance) at Qualys, Inc. in Virginia Beach, Virginia Posted in Other about 14 hours ago. Type: Full Time Job Description: Description This role will be...
2 days ago
MAXIMUS, Inc. - Remote, OR
Job Description Summary The Information Security Analyst will be a key member to the Information Security team responsible for various security functions to include, but not all: Operating SEIM (AlienVault...
Remote Work
2 days ago
Prescient Edge - Washington, DC
Prescient Edge is seeking a Senior Principal Computer Systems Security Analyst to support a Federal government client. As a Senior Principal Computer Systems Security Analyst, you will: Support...
2 days ago
MNK Infotech - Houston, TX
Description Job Description The primary responsibility of a SIRC Security Analyst is the monitoring of available intelligence sources for indications of unanticipated security incidents, immediate...
1 day ago

Information Security Analyst Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Information Security - Introduction to Information Security
This is the 1st course in the intermediate, undergraduate-level offering that makes up the larger Cybersecurity Fundamentals MicroBachelors Program. We recommend taking them in order, unless you...

Security Analyst Fundamentals
There are a growing number of exciting, well-paying jobs in today's security industry that do not require a traditional college degree. Forbes estimates that there will be as many as 3.5 million...

Intro to Information Security

This course provides a one-semester overview of information security. It is designed to help students with
prior computer and programming knowledge — both undergraduate and graduate —...


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Salary for Information Security Analyst Jobs in Ashburn, VA

This is the average annual salary for Information Security Analyst jobs in Ashburn, VA as reported by the BLS.

$95,350

Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Information Security Analysts offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (43.9%)
  • Master's Degree (28.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (8.5%)
  • High School or GED (4.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.8%)
  • Some College (1.0%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Information Security Analysts
  • 2-4 years (24.1%)
  • 4-6 years (21.5%)
  • 8-10 years (17.7%)
  • 10+ years (13.1%)
  • 6-8 years (10.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (9.8%)
  • 1-2 years (2.2%)
  • None (1.1%)

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