Best IT Certifications To Start Your IT Career With :


The entire career of an engineer is based on his/her technical skills. If an engineer continues to upgrade their skills their career will advance if they stay stagnant skill wise so will their career.


One of the best ways to develop technical skills is to acquire accredited or widely acknowledged certifications. Certifications ar a testament to employers that you are working towards developing upgrading your skills while at the same time make you eligible for a lot of jobs in your field or related fields.


Below we discuss some beginning level of IT ( Information Technology) certifications that’s going to help you set your foot in the door/get a good beginning to your IT career .


CCNA Certification : CCNA or Cisco Certified Network Associate certification that acknowledges your ability to install, operate and configure enterprise level switchers and routers, detect and repair common network problems . One of the main benefits of  CCNA certification is that you have further options of specializing in either security, voice or wireless networking. Armed with this certification you can become eligible for jobs like network engineer, network and systems administrator. Starting salary for freshers with CCNA varies from 2.5-3.5 lakhs per annum. With enough experience and seniority one can earn upto 22 lakh per annum with advanced CISCO certifications.


Microsoft Certifications : There is also the much famed MCSE ( Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer) and MCSA ( Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator) which can open a lot of doors for you as a fresher. The MCSE certification validates your capacity to build innovative solutions across several diverse technologies . You can specialize in server infrastructure, Desktop infrastructure, enterprise devices, business intelligence, data platform, SharePoint etc. System Administrators with Microsoft Certification can earn upto 3.5 lakhs per annum.


RedHat Certifications : If you want to make a career in networking such as network engineer and system administrator, then a RedHat certification can be a Godsend. As RedHat technology is intimately related with Linux, this certification provides you with a valuable asset that can become a launchpad for several entry level IT positions. Being RedHat certified has certain advantages like you will be able to efficiently handle files, directories, documentation, configure different types of  local storage , as well as deploy, configure and maintain systems like core services, software installation and updates etc. RedHat certified engineers ( according to PayScale)  can earn 3.5 lakhs as starting salary per annum.


Oracle Certification ; If you have a knack with databases and aim on becoming a database administrator then an Oracle certification can create wonders for your career. A fresher with Oracle Database Administration certificate will be able to command 5 lakhs per annum as a fresher!


If you are looking for an affordable computer engineering course which offers ample opportunities for such internationally acclaimed certifications such as RedHat, Microsoft, Oracle etc then you can consider Brainware University and Brainware Engineering College of West Bengal which offers a world class Computer Engineering Btech as well as BSC course in Computer Science that offers several such lucrative certifications.

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