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Network and Computer Systems Administrators
(SOC Code : 15-1142)
in Santa Cruz County

Install, configure, and support an organization's local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet system or a segment of a network system. Maintain network hardware and software. Monitor network to ensure network availability to all system users and perform necessary maintenance to support network availability. May supervise other network support and client server specialists and plan, coordinate, and implement network security measures. Exclude "Computer Support Specialists" (15-1041).

Employers are usually looking for candidates with a Bachelor's degree .

Santa Cruz County is the same as Santa Cruz-Watsonville MSA.
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AreaYearPeriodHourly MeanHourly by Percentile
Santa Cruz-Watsonville MSA20161st Qtr$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00

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Industries Employing This Occupation (click on Industry Title to View Employers List)[Top]
Industry Title
Number of Employers in Santa Cruz County
Percent of Total
Employment for Occupation in State of California
Computer Systems Design and Rel Services11615.5%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 67.4%
Colleges and Universities 243.6%
Management & Technical Consulting Svc 2193.4%
Data Processing and Related Services 283.2%
Employment Services 253.0%
Other Information Services 382.7%
Elementary and Secondary Schools 1622.6%
Scientific Research and Development Svc 762.4%
Architectural and Engineering Services 2482.3%
Software Publishers 482.3%
Commercial Goods Merchant Wholesalers 341.8%
Legal Services 3551.7%
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 81.6%
Insurance Carriers 371.4%
Semiconductor and Electronic Components 161.3%
Offices of Physicians 3141.2%
Electronic Instrument Manufacturing 61.2%
Accounting and Bookkeeping Services 1681.2%
Depository Credit Intermediation 651.1%
Insurance Agencies, Brokerages & Support2271.1%
Office Administrative Services 141.0%
Motion Picture and Video Industries 361.0%

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Program Title
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assura

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Alternate Titles
Information Technology (IT) Directors; IT Managers; IT Specialists; Local Area Network (LAN) Administrators; Network Administrators; Network Engineers; Network Managers; Network Specialists; Systems Administrators; and Systems Engineers
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