Network and computer systems administrators are responsible for the day-to-day operation of computer networks.
Entry Level Education – Bachelor’s degree
2019 Median Pay – $83,510 ($40.15/hour)
Job outlook – 4%
What they do: Network and computer systems administrators are responsible for the day-to-day operation of computer networks. Network and computer systems administrators work with the physical computer networks of a variety of organizations and therefore are employed in many industries.
Where do I start:
Certifications: Network+, CCNA
Where do they fall in the NIST – Network systems administration fall under the Network Services Specialty area. They most closely align to the Network Operations Specialist in the NICE Framework.