Last Updated on December 7, 2018
December 7, 2018 – Robust and reliable computer networks are crucial to the day-to-day running of a successful business, making qualified Computer Network Technicians some of the most sought-after skilled workers in Canada.
Responsibilities include establishing, operating and maintaining computer networks. They are the people offices turn to when the system goes down.
A recent study of the hardest to fill technology jobs in Canada saw Penetration Tester come out as the second hardest to fill position. This role falls under the Computer Network Technician National Occupation Classification of 2281.
Computer Network Technician: Employment Requirements
Candidates are required to complete a college program in a field related to computer science, network administration or web technology.
Some certification or training by specific software vendors may be required by some employers, while only Saskatchewan requires registration with a regulatory body.
In terms of salaries, the highest averages are available in Calgary ($119,200), Toronto ($117,700) and Vancouver ($117,200).
Meanwhile, the lowest peak earnings are seen in Halifax ($98,000) and Quebec City ($106,100).
For entry level positions, salaries again peak in Calgary at $67,600 and are lowest in Halifax at $52,000.
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