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.

Sample of reported job titles: Computer Network Specialist, IT Consultant (Information Technology Consultant), Network Engineer, Network Specialist, Network Support Specialist, Network Technical Analyst, Network Technician, Personal Computer Network Analyst, Senior IT Assistant (Senior Information Technology Assistant), Systems Specialist

 

Local Characteristics

  • Median Wage of $22.55/hr
  • 118 Employed Locally
  • Projected Growth, 2016-2021: 14%
  • Retirement Risk: 14% of Local Employees are Aged 55+
  • Gender Diversity: 30% of Local Employees are Female

NCRC/WorkKeys Targets*

Applied
Math
Workplace
Documents
Graphic Literacy
5 5 4

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*In 2017 NCRC/WorkKeys test names were revised from the older titles of Applied Math, Reading for Information, and Locating Information.