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What does a Network Administrator do?

Network Administrators install and configure network hardware, software and peripherals as well as perform system upgrades. They manage everything from network servers to individual workstations and user accounts.

As a Network Administrator you will be setting up and training new users, troubleshooting faults, and managing systems passwords and security. You may also be recommending upgrade strategies to keep the network inline with operational needs.

Network Administrator Courses

There are 20 courses available for people who want to become a Network Administrator.

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How much do Network Administrators earn?

In Australia, a full time Network Administrator generally earns $2,021 per week ($105,092 annual salary) before tax. This is a median figure for full-time employees and should be considered a guide only. As you gain more experience and technical expertise you can expect a higher salary than people who are new to the role.

What are the job opportunities for Network Administrators?

There are approximately 6,000 Network Administrators employed in Australia right now. Network Administrators are employed by business and corporations in all industries and employment sectors.

Source: Australian Government Job Outlook 2020

How do I become a Network Administrator?

Network Administrators need a solid ICT background or formal qualifications. The Certificate IV in Systems Analysis and Design or the Diploma of Information Technology Networking are excellent ways to get started. Either qualification can be completed in 12-18 months.

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Related Job Pathways

Here are some potential career pathways within IT Networks and System Administration and IT Support.

Sourced from The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training and MySkills.gov.au