Security, Cloud, Networking Most Lucrative IT Certifications
Solution providers looking to strike it rich should pursue certifications in IT security, virtualization, cloud computing, business and networking.
That’s according to information gathered for the 2016 IT Skills and Salary Survey, conducted by Cary, N.C.-based business training and certification company Global Knowledge. More than 10,000 people responded to the survey.
All but two of the top 15 certifications pay more than $100,000, and the two that don’t are less than a thousand dollars shy. And a certification that didn’t even make last year’s list is now at the top of the pack thanks to its skyrocketing rise in popularity (certifications must have at least 100 responses to be included on the list).
Below are the best-paying certifications of 2016.