Occupation Profile – Network Administrator – (ANZSCO 263112) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleNETWORK ADMINISTRATOR
ANZSCO Code263112
Occupations in this Group263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer
263112 Network Administrator
263113 Network Analyst
DescriptionInstalls and maintains hardware and software, documents diagnosis and resolution of faults, manages user passwords, security and inventory documentation, ensures the efficient performance of servers, printers and personal computers, and attends to other operational tasks. May also perform tasks such as help desk support and user training.
Skill Level1
Alternative TitlesNetwork Specialist
Network Support
SpecialisationsLAN Administrator
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-analysing, developing, interpreting and evaluating complex system design and architecture specifications, data models and diagrams in the development, configuration and integration of computer systems
-researching, analysing, evaluating and monitoring network infrastructure to ensure networks are configured to operate at optimal performance
-assessing and recommending improvements to network operations and integrated hardware, software, communications and operating systems
-providing specialist skills in supporting and troubleshooting network problems and emergencies
-installing, configuring, testing, maintaining and administering new and upgraded networks, software database applications, servers and workstations
-providing network programming in support of specific business needs and requirements
-preparing and maintaining procedures and documentation for network inventory, and recording diagnosis and resolution of network faults, enhancements and modifications to networks, and maintenance instructions
-monitoring network traffic, and activity, capacity and usage to ensure continued integrity and optimal network performance
Skills Assessment AuthorityAustralian Computer Society
Related Occupations263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer
263113 Network Analyst
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)