CompTIA’s Debra McCraw authored this summary of top certifications in IT, according to Global Knowledge. CTC is affiliated with CompTIA.
On average, IT pros earn 44 percent more than people working in other occupations, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. And if you work in IT, you may have heard that a combination of skills, certifications and experiencecan help you land those lucrative positions. But which IT certifications are so in demand that employers will pay top dollar for the people who hold them? Global Knowledge has the answers in its 15 Top-Paying IT Certifications for 2019 list. Spoiler alert: Two are from CompTIA.
Global Knowledge’s Top-Paying Certifications
Google Certified Professional Cloud Architect – $139,529
Project Management Professional (PMP) – $135,798
Certified ScrumMaster – $135,441
AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associates – $132,840
AWS Certified Developer – Associate – $130,369
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Server Infrastructure – $121,288
ITIL Foundation – $120,566
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) – $118,412
Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) – $117,395
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) – $116,900
Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) – $116,306
Citrix Certified Associate – Virtualization (CCA-V) – $113,442
CompTIA Security+ – $110,321
CompTIA Network+ – $107,143
Cisco Certified Networking Professional (CCNP) Routing and Switching – $106,957
Continue reading Debra’s ARTICLE HERE.