Computer Network Support Specialists
Analyze, test, troubleshoot, and evaluate existing network systems, such as local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. Perform network maintenance to ensure networks operate correctly with minimal interruption.
Entry Level: $20.68/hr
Growth for Computer Network Support Specialists
|2018 Jobs||2029 Jobs||Change (2018-2029)||% Change (2018-2029)
Industries Employing Computer Network Support Specialists
|Industry||Occupation Jobs in Industry (2018)||% of Occupation in Industry (2018)||% of Total Jobs in Industry (2018)
|Computer Systems Design Services||75||13.5%||1.8%
|Wired Telecommunications Carriers||43||7.6%||3.2%
|Custom Computer Programming Services||42||7.5%||1.8%
|Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools||37||6.6%||0.4%
|Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices||27||4.9%||0.5%
- Back up network data.
- Configure security settings or access permissions for groups or individuals.
- Analyze and report computer network security breaches or attempted breaches.
- Identify the causes of networking problems, using diagnostic testing software and equipment.
- Document network support activities.