Information Security Analyst/Engineer
Minimum Diploma in Engineering or any graduate course
Certified training for Security Analyst (programme aligned to SSC/ Q 0901 released by IT-ITe
S SSC NASSCOM)
0-2 years of work experience/internship in security
The tasks a Security Analyst is expected to perform include:
Protecting information and information systems from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, disruption, modification, perusal, inspection, recording, or destruction
Ensuring confidentiality, integrity and availability of data to the 'right' users within or outside the organisation
Knowledge about the different types of backups for security devices and applications and how to carry out backups
Well-versed on the fundamentals of information security
Competent on how to identify and resolve information security vulnerabilities and issues
Understanding about common issues and variances of performance metrics that require action and reporting
Certification in Information systems or related fields, Basic soft skills training
Good communication skills
High attention for detail
Willingness to undertake desk-based job with long hours
It is a desk job
Work from home option is not available
Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities
Local travelling is not part of this job role
May need to handle a team Working hours
IT & ITES companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company
Shift working is available
Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Maybe
This job is considered mildly hazardous or dangerous
Occupational hazards include weight gain, stress, headaches, body aches, increased absenteeism etc.Health risks include exposure to demanding and strenuous routine, repetitive tasks, etc.
For freshers INR 12,000 to INR 15,000 per month
For candidates with 1/2 yearsexperience - INR 17,000 to INR 20,000 per month
For candidates with over 2 yearsexperience INR 21,000 to INR 25,000 per month
(These figures are indicative and subject to change)
Current Scenario and Growth of IT Services Sector in India
The IT services segment is the largest contributor to the IT and ITES Industry, accounting for about 60% of industry revenues. India is one of the fastest-growing IT services market in the world. It is also the world's largest sourcing destination,accounting for approximately 52% of the US$ 124-130 billion market. The country's cost competitiveness in providing IT services continues to be its USP in the global sourcing market.
The major segments of the IT service sector are IT Consulting, Application Management, IS Outsourcing, Software development and support. The BFSI, telecom, retail, and manufacturing sectors account for major portion of the IT Services revenues.
Based on the trends witnessed in productivity and the likely growth potential of the IT and ITES industry, it is expected that the industry would result in an incremental employment of about 7.5 million persons directly by 2022. Out of which 3.6 million job opportunities will be in IT service sector.
In the IT Exports segment, a large portion of the workforce is currently engineers and MCAs over 80%. The proportion of graduates of science and other streams engaged in software development is expected to show significant increase from about 5% to 10% currently to about 15% to 20%.
Maximum number of job openings are available in IT & ITES companies across Tier 1 & Tier 2 cities.
Directorate of Vocational Education & Training, 3, Mahapalika Marg,
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Govt. College Of Engineering, Mangattuparamba, Parassinikkadavu (P.O), Kannur-670 563,
Kerala http://www.gcek.ac.in /
College of Technology and Engineering, Udaipur-313001 Phone: +91 294 2470837 (O)
Sir C.V. Raman Industrial Training Institute, Dheerpur, Delhi 110009
Phone: 011-27608082 http://www.delhi.gov.in/wps/wcm/connect/doit_cvri_iti/Sir_CV_Raman
Government Polytechnic, Industrial Area, Jahangirabad Road , Sommiya Nagar , Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh, India - 225 123 Phone : 05248 230680 www.gpbarabanki.org
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi 110001
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