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: $19.38/hr
Growth for Computer Network Support Specialists
|2015 Jobs||2025 Jobs||Change (2015-2025)||% Change (2015-2025)
Industries Employing Computer Network Support Specialists
|Industry||Occupation Jobs in Industry (2016)||% of Occupation in Industry (2016)||% of Total Jobs in Industry (2016)
|Computer Systems Design Services||93||15.2%||2.4%
|Custom Computer Programming Services||56||9.1%||2.4%
|Wired Telecommunications Carriers||40||6.6%||2.8%
|Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools ||37||6.1%||0.4%
|Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools (State Government)||33||5.5%||0.6%
- 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.