Possess a technical understanding around networking, desktops and server operating systems. Who has an interest in the field of information security and researches vulnerabilities.
Junior Security Analyst’s support the design, development, installation, operation, testing, and problem solving of hardware and software.
Reviewing results of network and data discovery scans, then actioning and following up on the remediation
Setting up and running web application scans and reporting on their results
Validation of reported security issues and their fixes
Auditing of user access
Assisting with the securing of cloud environments
Many cybersecurity professionals start out as junior security analysts before advancing to more specialised positions.
Junior Security Analyst tasks may differ according to the sector they work for.
$50,000 - $65,000 (Median: $65,000)*
Average Weekly Hours
41 hours (vs. all jobs average of 44 hours)*
*Source: Job Outlook
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