Network Administrator

Install and maintain hardware and software, manage user security and inventory documentation along with documenting fault resolution and ensuring server efficiency.

Network Administrator

Network Administrator

Roles and responsibilities

As a network administrator, you will provide specialist skills in supporting and trouble-shooting network problems and emergencies.

You may also:

  • install, configure, test, maintain and administer new and upgraded networks, software database applications, servers and workstations
  • provide network programming in support of specific business needs and requirements
  • prepare and maintain procedures and documentation for network inventory; and record diagnosis and resolution of network faults, enhancements and modifications to networks; and maintenance instructions
  • monitor network traffic and activity, capacity and usage to ensure continued integrity and optimal network performance.

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics

As a network administrator, you will provide specialist skills in supporting and trouble-shooting network problems and emergencies.

You may also:

  • install, configure, test, maintain and administer new and upgraded networks, software database applications, servers and workstations
  • provide network programming in support of specific business needs and requirements
  • prepare and maintain procedures and documentation for network inventory; and record diagnosis and resolution of network faults, enhancements and modifications to networks; and maintenance instructions
  • monitor network traffic and activity, capacity and usage to ensure continued integrity and optimal network performance.

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics

Undergraduate Courses To Become

Network Administrator

Recommended major/s to pursue this career

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Postgraduate Courses To Become

Network Administrator

Coursework courses to pursue this career

Postgraduate study is not necessarily required for this occupation, but may be helpful for career advancement.