2523-Computer Network Professionals

Job Title: 

Computer Network Professionals

Job Description: 

Computer network professionals research, analyze and recommend strategies for network architecture and development, implement, manage, maintain and configure network hardware and software, and monitor, troubleshoot and optimise performance.


Analyzing, developing, interpreting and evaluating complex system design and architecture specifications, data models and diagrams in the development, configuration and integration of computer systems

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Specific Occupations: 

252301 - Computer Network and Systems Engineer
Description : Plans, develops, deploys, tests and optimises network and system services taking responsibility for configuration management and overall operational readiness of network systems, especially environments with multiple operating systems and configurations, and provides troubleshooting and fault finding services for network problems.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Communications Analyst (Computers), Computer Network Engineer, Computer Systems / Service Engineer, Computer Systems Integrator, ICT Customer Support Officer, Network Engineer, Network Programmer / Analyst, Network Support Engineer, Systems Engineer, Systems Integrator

252302 - Network Analyst
Description : Researches and analyses network architecture, recommends policies and strategies for designing, planning and coordinating an organisation's network such as the total system environment and architecture. May also perform operational tasks such as monitoring system performance, software and hardware upgrades, backups, support and network maintenance.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : LAN Analyst, LAN Engineer, Network Architect, Network Consultant, Network Designer, Network Planner, Network Services Consultant (LAN / WAN), Network Strategist

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Source Of Info: 

Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa