As business organisations come under threat from increasingly sophisticated cyber-attacks, IT professionals with the necessary skills to fulfil the role of Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) are increasingly sought after.
The Chief Information Security Officer works closely with the broader IT team and other executives to develop, manage and educate on all matters relating to Information Security.
The Chief Information Security Officer offers thought leadership and strategic direction to define and deliver effective information security strategies and policies, manage the end user security environment and implement an organisation’s information security management system to ensure the integrity of IT systems and data.
CISO Salary Information
Salary Range: $186,250 - $255,000
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