Network Security Management

Design and configure network systems to ensure the integrity of network infrastructure through the use of appropriate protection, detection and response mechanisms.

Proficiency Level

Level 1 (Follow)


Level 2 (Assist)


Level 3 (Apply)

  • Install, configure and test network security.
  • Manage network security throughout a network.

Level 4 (Ensure)

  • Maintain the network security process and procedures.
  • Check that all security vulnerabilities are dealt with according to agreed procedures.
  • Use network management software and tools to investigate and diagnose network problems.

Level 5 (Strategise)

  • Design, develop and maintain procedures and documentation for network security management.
  • Coordinate investigation, diagnosis and resolution of network security challenges.
  • Ensure that all requests for support are dealt with according to set standards and procedures.
  • Play custodial role for network security standards.