Depending on where you are in your career, you may be searching for one of the following job titles:

  • Information Security Analyst
  • Information Security Senior Analyst
  • Information Security Architect
  • Information Security Management
  • Chief Security Officer (CSO)
  • Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)


Information security professionals tend to fall into three (3) different job categories, based on their day-to-day responsibilities.

  • Leadership/Management
  • Technical (Senior/Junior)
  • Process (Senior/Junior)


If you want to be successful in your role, determine which category is best-suited to your personality and go from there.

2 Responses to Responsibilities

  1. dingy says:

    I am currently working as a Microsoft SQL Database administrator, having 4 years of work experience. I am interested in becoming an Information Security Analyst. From where do i begin? What certification would be best to start off with?

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