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Network Security Systems Manager Average Salary in Saudi Arabia 2020

How much money does a Network Security Systems Manager make in Saudi Arabia?


Average Monthly Salary
17,300 SAR
( 208,000 SAR yearly)

LOW
9,340
SAR
AVERAGE
17,300
SAR
HIGH
26,100
SAR

A person working as a Network Security Systems Manager in Saudi Arabia typically earns around 17,300 SAR per month. Salaries range from 9,340 SAR (lowest) to 26,100 SAR (highest).

This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Network Security Systems Manager salaries vary drastically based on experience, skills, gender, or location. Below you will find a detailed breakdown based on many different criteria.

Network Security Systems Manager Salary Distribution in Saudi Arabia

Median and salary distribution monthly Saudi Arabia Network Security Systems Manager
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The median, the maximum, the minimum, and the range

  • Salary Range

    Network Security Systems Manager salaries in Saudi Arabia range from 9,340 SAR per month (minimum salary) to 26,100 SAR per month (maximum salary).

  • Median Salary

    The median salary is 15,900 SAR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working as Network Security Systems Manager(s) are earning less than 15,900 SAR while the other half are earning more than 15,900 SAR. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.

  • Percentiles

    Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of Network Security Systems Manager(s) are earning less than 11,400 SAR while 75% of them are earning more than 11,400 SAR. Also from the diagram, 75% of Network Security Systems Manager(s) are earning less than 19,300 SAR while 25% are earning more than 19,300 SAR.


What is the difference between the median and the average salary?

Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plenty of room for improvement. If your wage is between the average and the median, then things can be a bit complicated. We wrote a guide to explain all about the different scenarios. How to compare your salary

Network Security Systems Manager Salary Comparison by Years of Experience

How does experience and age affect your pay?

Salary comparison by years of experience monthly Saudi Arabia Network Security Systems Manager
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The experience level is the most important factor in determining the salary. Naturally the more years of experience the higher your wage. We broke down Network Security Systems Manager salaries by experience level and this is what we found.

A Network Security Systems Manager with less than two years of experience makes approximately 10,900 SAR per month.

While someone with an experience level between two and five years is expected to earn 13,700 SAR per month, 26% more than someone with less than two year's experience.

Moving forward, an experience level between five and ten years lands a salary of 18,100 SAR per month, 32% more than someone with two to five years of experience.

On average, a person's salary doubles their starting salary by the time they cross the 10 years* experience mark.
* Based on the average change in salary over time. Salary variations differ from person to person.

Additionally, Network Security Systems Manager(s) whose expertise span anywhere between ten and fifteen years get a salary equivalent to 21,300 SAR per month, 18% more than someone with five to ten years of experience.

If the experience level is between fifteen and twenty years, then the expected wage is 23,500 SAR per month, 11% more than someone with ten to fifteen years of experience.

Lastly, employees with more than twenty years of professional experience get a salary of 25,000 SAR per month, 6% more than people with fifteen to twenty years of experience.


Network Security Systems Manager average salary change by experience in Saudi Arabia

0 - 2 Years
10,900 SAR
2 - 5 Years+26%
13,700 SAR
5 - 10 Years+32%
18,100 SAR
10 - 15 Years+18%
21,300 SAR
15 - 20 Years+11%
23,500 SAR
20+ Years+6%
25,000 SAR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Typical Salary Progress for Most Careers

Salary Comparison By Experience Level
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Network Security Systems Manager Salary Comparison By Education

How do education levels affect salaries?

Displayed below is the average salary difference between different Network Security Systems Manager(s) who have the same experience but different education levels.

Salary comparison by education level monthly Saudi Arabia Network Security Systems Manager
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We all know that higher education equals a bigger salary, but how much more money can a degree add to your income? We broke down Network Security Systems Manager salaries by education level in order to make a comparison.

When the education level is Certificate or Diploma, the average salary of a Network Security Systems Manager is 13,700 SAR per month.

While someone with a Bachelor's Degree gets a salary of 18,100 SAR per month, 32% more than someone having a Certificate or Diploma degree.

A Master's Degree gets its holder an average salary of 24,800 SAR per month, 37% more than someone with a Bachelor's Degree.


Network Security Systems Manager average salary difference by education level in Saudi Arabia

Certificate or Diploma
13,700 SAR
Bachelor's Degree+32%
18,100 SAR
Master's Degree+37%
24,800 SAR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Is a Master's degree or an MBA worth it? Should you pursue higher education?

A Master's degree program or any post-graduate program in Saudi Arabia costs anywhere from 84,200 Saudi Riyal(s) to 253,000 Saudi Riyal(s) and lasts approximately two years. That is quite an investment.

You can't really expect any salary increases during the study period, assuming you already have a job. In most cases, a salary review is conducted once education is completed and the degree has been attained.

Many people pursue higher education as a tactic to switch into a higher paying job. The numbers seem to support the thoery. The average increase in compensation while changing jobs is approximately 10% more than the customary salary increment.

If you can afford the costs of higher education, the return on investment is definitely worth it. You should be able to recover the costs in roughly a year or so.


Typical Salary Difference by Education for Most Careers

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Network Security Systems Manager Salary Comparison By Gender

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Though gender should not have an effect on pay, in reality, it does. So who gets paid more: men or women? Male Network Security Systems Manager employees in Saudi Arabia earn 12% more than their female counterparts.

Female
16,100 SAR
Male+12%
18,100 SAR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Salary Comparison By Gender in Saudi Arabia for all Careers

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Government vs Private Sector Salary Comparison

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Where can you get paid more, working for a private company or for the government? Public sector Network Security Systems Manager employees in Saudi Arabia earn 7% more than their private sector counterparts.

Private Sector
16,200 SAR
Public Sector+7%
17,300 SAR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Network Security Systems Manager Salary Trend and Forecast in Saudi Arabia

How are Network Security Systems Manager salaries changing over time? Listed below is a chart that shows the average salary in recent years.

Salary trends and forecast monthly Saudi Arabia Network Security Systems Manager
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Average Salary 2016
15,900 SAR
Average Salary 2017+4%
16,500 SAR
Average Salary 2018+1%
16,700 SAR
Average Salary 2019+2%
17,000 SAR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Network Security Systems Manager salaries in Saudi Arabia are on the rise in the year 2020 based on recent submitted salaries and reports. As displayed in the chart, salaries in 2019 are 2% higher than those of 2018. The trend suggests a slow yet continuous increase in pay in 2021 and future years. These numbers may vary from industry to another.

Network Security Systems Manager Average Hourly Wage in Saudi Arabia


100 SAR per hour

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Saudi Arabia is 100 SAR. This means that the average Network Security Systems Manager in Saudi Arabia earns approximately 100 SAR for every worked hour.


Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )

The hourly wage is the salary paid in one worked hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and the annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximations and are considered to be the standard. One major difference between salaried employees and hourly paid employees is overtime eligibility. Salaried employees are usually exempt from overtime as opposed to hourly paid staff.

Network Security Systems Manager VS Other Jobs

Salary Comparison Between Network Security Systems Manager and Information Technology monthly Saudi Arabia
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The average salary for Network Security Systems Manager is 14% more than that of Networking. Also, Networking salaries are 7% less than those of Information Technology.

Salary comparison with similar jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
Computer Networks Architect15,700 SAR-9%
Network Administrator13,700 SAR-21%
Network Analyst14,400 SAR-17%
Network Engineer13,700 SAR-21%
Network Engineering Manager16,300 SAR-6%
Network Security Systems Manager17,300 SAR-0%
Network Specialist14,600 SAR-16%
Network Technician11,400 SAR-34%
Wireless Consultant15,500 SAR-10%

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Abha16,900 SAR
Dammam17,800 SAR
Jeddah19,100 SAR
Khubar17,200 SAR
Mecca18,700 SAR
Medina18,300 SAR
Riyadh19,500 SAR
Tabuk16,300 SAR
Taif16,700 SAR
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