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Select, Find and Prepare for Computer Network Administration and Security Careers and Jobs - all on one page


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This page will take you through 4 steps to (1) Select from Computer Network Administration and Security careers/jobs, (2) Find Computer Network Administration and Security job listings, (3) Prepare for Computer Network Administration and Security careers, and (4) Provide Computer Network Administration and Security career-specific resources.

Step 1: Select a Career/Job: This page starts with 4 ways for you to identify and select from listings of Computer Network Administration and Security careers/jobs:
A) Fastest Growing Computer Network Administration and Security Careers - 2020 to 2030 (est.)
These listings are based on job growth estimates and helps you to identify the fastest growing and evolving Computer Network Administration and Security careers. Some careers may not initially seem related to Computer Network Administration and Security, so relevant Computer Network Administration and Security jobs are listed alongside each listing. This can also help us to identify which careers (bottom of the listing) may have negative growth - perhaps due to automation or planned obsolescence.
B) Median Annual Salary U.S. Computer Network Administration and Security Careers
These listings are sorted (descending) by median annual salary in the U.S. This may help us to identify our ideal career. We may not qualify at this time for the desired career, but this listing and the results provided can help us to explore job details, as well as learn how to appropriately prepare for the career.
C) Computer Network Administration and Security Career Ladders (Educational Requirements)
These listings will help us to identify Computer Network Administration and Security careers sorted by educational requirements (with the most difficult to obtain listed first). This may help us to identify career ladders (as we scroll down the list), and help us to get jobs that we qualify for now.
D) Select From a Listing of 27 Computer Network Administration and Security Jobs.
The list may be quite long. There are two ways you might like to use this list:
1) Filter - As you enter a word, you will filter (limit) the list of jobs
2) Browse the list (Don't Filter) - You can simply explore the list of jobs. There may be many that you might never have considered to be of interest.
Once you have identified an job of interest, simply click on it.

Step 2: Find a Job: After you have selected a career/job above, you will see current jobs listings. You can change the location, distance from location and recency as desired. Each of the listings will link to a current job opening.

Job listings (based on your criteria) can be sent daily to your inbox, so you always have access to the latest opportunities. Complete the short form to start - you can opt out anytime.

Step 3: Prepare For a Career: In this section you will gain access to detailed information to help you prepare for the chosen career. Information may include (not every career choice includes all of the elements below - updates occur quarterly):
Core and Supplemental Duties: Lists the worker-related tasks performed
General and Specific Work Activities: Summarizes the broad and more specific types of behaviors related to the career
Knowledge Required: Provides the requirements regarding the acquisition of facts and principles
Skills Required: Provides basic skills and cross-functional skills needed
Preparation Required: Provides a summary of the required experience and education
Educational Requirements: Detailed breakdown of the education required
Work Experience Required: Detailed breakdown of the prior work experience required
Local Salary Information: Provides national and local salary ranges
Certifications: Provides appropriate government and private-sector certifications and/or credentials that may be required
Professional Associations: Provides professional associations that are related to the career selected
Job Listings: Provides links to active current job listings for the selected career, along with multiple similar job titles to explore. All details appear on this page
Career Start: Provides up to 10 careers requiring similar capabilities and interests (for starting a similar career)
Career Change: Provides up to 10 careers requiring similar skills and experience (for changing a career).

** If you clicked on a link from section D (as described in Step 1 above), you will see one or more links to an occupation that is usually a bit more general than your initial job selection - the link(s) is directly related to the specific job you identified through your prior selections.
*NOTE: It is possible that there may not be a career path identified for the specific job you selected in Step 1. If this is the case, scroll up the page and click on a different career/job.

Step 4: Career-Specific Resources (detailed and constantly updated): Continue to scroll down the page and you will find tabs that provide detailed (updated) links specific to the career you selected. This information includes:
Videos: Provides a listing of video links related to this career. A great way to get a quick overview of the occupation.
Resumes: Sources for resume materials and techniques. This can help to get you started.
Job Description: Sources that provide job descriptions, which are vital to resume and interview preparation.
Interviews: Provides links that can help you to prepare for and successfully complete the job interview. Can also assist with coffee chats.
Step by Step: Provides links to resources that can help to organize the career search process.
LinkedIn: One of the best professional social media sites that provides links, opportunities, and networking specifically for careers and career development.

1) Select a Career/Job

10 Computer Network Administration and Security careers are listed below (sorted by Percentage Change in Total Job Openings - 2020 to 2030 est.). Computer Network Administration and Security-related jobs specific to each career are also provided. This shows which careers are emerging and growing the fastest. Please Scroll and Select below:

Occupations U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030 (% change) Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs

Information Security Analysts 33.3% Data Security Administrator; Information Security Administrator; Information Services Security Administrator; Network Administrator; Network Security Administrator
Occupation: Information Security Analysts U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 33.3% Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Data Security Administrator; Information Security Administrator; Information Services Security Administrator; Network Administrator; Network Security Administrator
Medical Assistants 18.4% Ma/Network Admin
Occupation: Medical Assistants U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 18.4% Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Ma/Network Admin
Computer User Support Specialists 8.9% Local Area Network Administrator (LAN Administrator); Network Administrator; Network Lan Administrator; Systems and Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer User Support Specialists U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 8.9% Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Local Area Network Administrator (LAN Administrator); Network Administrator; Network Lan Administrator; Systems and Network Administrator
Computer Network Support Specialists 7.5% LAN Admin (Local Area Network Administrator); Network Administrator; Security Administrator; System/Network Administrator; Systems/Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer Network Support Specialists U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 7.5% Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: LAN Admin (Local Area Network Administrator); Network Administrator; Security Administrator; System/Network Administrator; Systems/Network Administrator
Computer Systems Analysts 7% Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer Systems Analysts U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 7% Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 5.4% Computer Systems Security Administrator; Local Area Network Administrator (LAN Administrator); Local Area Network Systems Administrator (LAN Systems Administrator); Network Administrator; Network and Computer Systems Administrator; Network and Systems Administrator; Network Security Administrator; Network Support Administrator; Network Systems Administrator; Networking Administrator; Wide Area Network Administrator (WAN Administrator); Wide Area Network Systems Administrator (WAN Systems Administrator)
Occupation: Network and Computer Systems Administrators U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 5.4% Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Computer Systems Security Administrator; Local Area Network Administrator (LAN Administrator); Local Area Network Systems Administrator (LAN Systems Administrator); Network Administrator; Network and Computer Systems Administrator; Network and Systems Administrator; Network Security Administrator; Network Support Administrator; Network Systems Administrator; Networking Administrator; Wide Area Network Administrator (WAN Administrator); Wide Area Network Systems Administrator (WAN Systems Administrator)
Computer Hardware Engineers 1.5% Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer Hardware Engineers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 1.5% Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers 0.8% Social Security Administrative Law Judge
Occupation: Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 0.8% Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Social Security Administrative Law Judge
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers -2.2% Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -2.2% Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator
Computer Programmers -9.9% Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer Programmers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -9.9% Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator

13 Computer Network Administration and Security careers are listed below (sorted by U.S. National Median Salary). Computer Network Administration and Security-related jobs specific to each occupation are also provided. Please Scroll and Select below::

Occupations National Median Salary Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs

Computer Hardware Engineers $ 119,560 Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer Hardware Engineers National Median Salary: $ 119,560 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator
Telecommunications Engineering Specialists $ 116,780 Network Administrator
Occupation: Telecommunications Engineering Specialists National Median Salary: $ 116,780 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator
Information Security Analysts $ 103,590 Data Security Administrator; Information Security Administrator; Information Services Security Administrator; Network Administrator; Network Security Administrator
Occupation: Information Security Analysts National Median Salary: $ 103,590 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Data Security Administrator; Information Security Administrator; Information Services Security Administrator; Network Administrator; Network Security Administrator
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers $ 97,520 Social Security Administrative Law Judge
Occupation: Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers National Median Salary: $ 97,520 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Social Security Administrative Law Judge
Computer Systems Analysts $ 93,730 Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer Systems Analysts National Median Salary: $ 93,730 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator
Web Administrators $ 92,870 Network Administrator
Occupation: Web Administrators National Median Salary: $ 92,870 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator
Information Security Engineers $ 92,870 Information Security Administrator; Information Security Management Engineer
Occupation: Information Security Engineers National Median Salary: $ 92,870 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Information Security Administrator; Information Security Management Engineer
Computer Programmers $ 89,190 Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer Programmers National Median Salary: $ 89,190 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator
Network and Computer Systems Administrators $ 84,810 Computer Systems Security Administrator; Local Area Network Administrator (LAN Administrator); Local Area Network Systems Administrator (LAN Systems Administrator); Network Administrator; Network and Computer Systems Administrator; Network and Systems Administrator; Network Security Administrator; Network Support Administrator; Network Systems Administrator; Networking Administrator; Wide Area Network Administrator (WAN Administrator); Wide Area Network Systems Administrator (WAN Systems Administrator)
Occupation: Network and Computer Systems Administrators National Median Salary: $ 84,810 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Computer Systems Security Administrator; Local Area Network Administrator (LAN Administrator); Local Area Network Systems Administrator (LAN Systems Administrator); Network Administrator; Network and Computer Systems Administrator; Network and Systems Administrator; Network Security Administrator; Network Support Administrator; Network Systems Administrator; Networking Administrator; Wide Area Network Administrator (WAN Administrator); Wide Area Network Systems Administrator (WAN Systems Administrator)
Computer Network Support Specialists $ 65,450 LAN Admin (Local Area Network Administrator); Network Administrator; Security Administrator; System/Network Administrator; Systems/Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer Network Support Specialists National Median Salary: $ 65,450 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: LAN Admin (Local Area Network Administrator); Network Administrator; Security Administrator; System/Network Administrator; Systems/Network Administrator
Computer User Support Specialists $ 52,690 Local Area Network Administrator (LAN Administrator); Network Administrator; Network Lan Administrator; Systems and Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer User Support Specialists National Median Salary: $ 52,690 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Local Area Network Administrator (LAN Administrator); Network Administrator; Network Lan Administrator; Systems and Network Administrator
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers $ 41,090 Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers National Median Salary: $ 41,090 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator
Medical Assistants $ 35,850 Ma/Network Admin
Occupation: Medical Assistants National Median Salary: $ 35,850 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Ma/Network Admin

16 Computer Network Administration and Security careers are listed (sorted by Education/Preparation Requirements - descending) to provide career ladders. Computer Network Administration and Security-related jobs specific to each career are also provided.

Education/Preparation Categories:
5 = Usually requires graduate school (e.g., Master's degree, Ph.D., M.D., or J.D.)
4 = Usually requires a four-year Bachelor's degree
3 = Usually requires vocational training, related on-the-job experience, or Associate's degree
2 = Usually requires a high school diploma
1 = May require a high school diploma or GED certificate
Please Scroll and Select below:
Occupations Education/Preparation Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers 5 Social Security Administrative Law Judge
Occupation: Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers Education/Preparation: 5 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Social Security Administrative Law Judge
Computer Hardware Engineers 4 Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer Hardware Engineers Education/Preparation: 4 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator
Computer Network Support Specialists 4 LAN Admin (Local Area Network Administrator); Network Administrator; Security Administrator; System/Network Administrator; Systems/Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer Network Support Specialists Education/Preparation: 4 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: LAN Admin (Local Area Network Administrator); Network Administrator; Security Administrator; System/Network Administrator; Systems/Network Administrator
Computer Programmers 4 Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer Programmers Education/Preparation: 4 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator
Computer Systems Analysts 4 Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer Systems Analysts Education/Preparation: 4 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator
Database Administrators 4 Database Security Administrator
Occupation: Database Administrators Education/Preparation: 4 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Database Security Administrator
Information Security Analysts 4 Data Security Administrator; Information Security Administrator; Information Services Security Administrator; Network Administrator; Network Security Administrator
Occupation: Information Security Analysts Education/Preparation: 4 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Data Security Administrator; Information Security Administrator; Information Services Security Administrator; Network Administrator; Network Security Administrator
Information Security Engineers 4 Information Security Administrator; Information Security Management Engineer
Occupation: Information Security Engineers Education/Preparation: 4 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Information Security Administrator; Information Security Management Engineer
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 4 Computer Systems Security Administrator; Local Area Network Administrator (LAN Administrator); Local Area Network Systems Administrator (LAN Systems Administrator); Network Administrator; Network and Computer Systems Administrator; Network and Systems Administrator; Network Security Administrator; Network Support Administrator; Network Systems Administrator; Networking Administrator; Wide Area Network Administrator (WAN Administrator); Wide Area Network Systems Administrator (WAN Systems Administrator)
Occupation: Network and Computer Systems Administrators Education/Preparation: 4 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Computer Systems Security Administrator; Local Area Network Administrator (LAN Administrator); Local Area Network Systems Administrator (LAN Systems Administrator); Network Administrator; Network and Computer Systems Administrator; Network and Systems Administrator; Network Security Administrator; Network Support Administrator; Network Systems Administrator; Networking Administrator; Wide Area Network Administrator (WAN Administrator); Wide Area Network Systems Administrator (WAN Systems Administrator)
Security Management Specialists 4 Security Management Specialist
Occupation: Security Management Specialists Education/Preparation: 4 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Security Management Specialist
Security Managers 4 Security Management Director
Occupation: Security Managers Education/Preparation: 4 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Security Management Director
Web Administrators 4 Network Administrator
Occupation: Web Administrators Education/Preparation: 4 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator
Computer User Support Specialists 3 Local Area Network Administrator (LAN Administrator); Network Administrator; Network Lan Administrator; Systems and Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer User Support Specialists Education/Preparation: 3 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Local Area Network Administrator (LAN Administrator); Network Administrator; Network Lan Administrator; Systems and Network Administrator
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers 3 Network Administrator
Occupation: Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers Education/Preparation: 3 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator
Medical Assistants 3 Ma/Network Admin
Occupation: Medical Assistants Education/Preparation: 3 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Ma/Network Admin
Telecommunications Engineering Specialists 3 Network Administrator
Occupation: Telecommunications Engineering Specialists Education/Preparation: 3 Computer Network Administration and Security-Related Jobs: Network Administrator

Scroll through the picklist (below). There are 27 specific Computer Network Administration and Security jobs listed. Select those that may be of interest - you will get active job listing links, along with detailed resources to help you prepare for a career related to that job.
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