How to Become a Mail Server Administrator

Step 1: Understand the job description and responsibilities of a Mail Server Administrator

What does a Mail Server Administrator do?

A Mail Server Administrator administers and maintains the organization's email system(s). Monitors server performance and mail routing. Being a Mail Server Administrator creates user accounts and maintains security levels on databases. Provides first-level telephone support and troubleshoots issues. Additionally, Mail Server Administrator monitors existing messaging infrastructure and server usage, ensuring proper working order. Provides recommendations and plans for improvements to e-mail network. May document internal policies or develop training for end-users. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. The Mail Server Administrator gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Mail Server Administrator typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience.

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Enter your administrator user name and password when prompted and click OK.

01/28/2020: Bismarck, ND

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01/22/2020: Provo, UT

The mail server equivalent of a system administrator.

12/20/2019: Galveston, TX

Mail server administrators are system architects responsible for the overall design and implementation of mail servers.

01/08/2020: Savannah, GA

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12/24/2019: New Suffolk, NY
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Step 2: Learn best tips to become a Mail Server Administrator

Best tips for those who want to become a Mail Server Administrator

Here are some tips to become a Mail Server Administrator.

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Step 3: View best colleges and universities for Mail Server Administrator

Best colleges and universities for Mail Server Administrator

  • Butler University
  • Carroll College
  • Cooper Union
  • High Point University
  • Princeton University
  • Providence College

Step 4: Think about whether is it worth to be a Mail Server Administrator

Is being a Mail Server Administrator Worth it?

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Currently our 250 employees from different countries are servicing a number of well-known customers in mail order, telecommunication, automobile and insurance….

01/15/2020: Parkersburg, WV

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01/23/2020: Jackson, MS

The Network Administrator will also be responsible for maintaining the servers, security of the network, Backup and DR Procedures, Testing and implementation.

01/30/2020: Battle Creek, MI

Be a strong team player that continually strives to grow the IT Administrator role within LES.

01/24/2020: Santa Ana, CA

Work with development initiatives to proactively prepare server builds and input on design/implementation considerations.

12/31/2019: Long Beach, CA
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Step 5: Prepare relevant skills for being a Mail Server Administrator

What skills do you need to be a Mail Server Administrator?

Management often looks to professional level roles for execution on their visions and goals, as such some specific skills are required.  The workload of this role requires knowledge of: Email Administration, Email Archiving, Email Security, Problem Analysis, Root Cause Analysis, System Administration, System and Console Operations, System Monitoring, Systems Troubleshooting.  Sometimes for this role, knowledge of the following is helpful: Email Software, IT Backup Software, Operating System.  If you highlight these skills during your interview process, you will be more likely to land the job!

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12/29/2019: Greenville, SC

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02/12/2020: Florence, AL

Extensive knowledge and experience in configuring and administrating MS Windows Servers, Active Directory, Mail and SQL Servers.

12/23/2019: Chillicothe, OH

Knowledge of server hardware and computer security.

02/04/2020: Washington, DC
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Step 6: View average salary for Mail Server Administrator

How much does a Mail Server Administrator make?

The average salary range for a Mail Server Administrator is from $84,854 to $110,487. The salary will change depending on your location, job level, experience, education, and skills.

Salary range for a Mail Server Administrator
$84,854 to $110,487

Step 7: Find relevant Mail Server Administrator jobs, and apply.

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Step 8: Explore Career Path of Mail Server Administrator

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