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: $20.49/hr
Growth for Computer Network Support Specialists
|2017 Jobs||2028 Jobs||Change (2018-2028)||% Change (2018-2028)
Industries Employing Computer Network Support Specialists
|Industry||Occupation Jobs in Industry (2017)||% of Occupation in Industry (2017)||% of Total Jobs in Industry (2017)
|Computer Systems Design Services||76||14.6%||1.9%
|Custom Computer Programming Services||41||8%||1.9%
|Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools||37||7.1%||0.4%
|Wired Telecommunications Carriers||31||6%||2.2%
|Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices||24||4.6%||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.