Here in this article, you will get to know about the survey of 2019 based on the IT certification for the year 2019. In the scope, the study is vast and the market demand and the salary levels of the U.S. will be reflected through the leading 15 certifications. These certifications must have responses for at least 100 survey for ensuring that the data was statistically valid, and the certification exam has to be available at a time. Key insights on the 15 top paying IT certifications in 2019 include the following:
Average salary across all 15 certifications is $121,514 for 2019. Virtualization and cloud computing certifications pay an average salary of $127,494 in 2019, soaring over the median salary of $112,955 in 2018. The five cybersecurity certifications pay an average salary of $115,867. Certifications for network pays you the average salary of $111,555.
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) Server Infrastructure certification pays an average salary of $121,288, up from $100,656 in 2018. Reflecting continued demand by large-scale enterprise IT departments globally, an MCSE certification in server Infrastructure pays 20% more in 2019 compared to last year. Technical professionals with this certification, which was retired by Microsoft in March 2017 will continue to see the market value of their experience increase. Microsoft replaced the MCSE Server Infrastructure with the MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure certification. The new certification covers the roles of cloud administrator, cloud architect, computer support specialist, and information security analyst.
The two highest-paying AWS certifications in 2019 have an average salary of $131,605, $6K higher than $125,591 which is the average of the five highest-paying AWS certifications of 2018. AWS excels at developing, launching and gaining adoption of a proliferating product and service roadmap, by far the most aggressive in cloud computing. Their rapidly expanding product and services base drives higher demand for AWS certifications. Even with just two AWS certifications being considered the highest paying this year, their aggregate value jumped by $6K. AWS is now the primary computing platform in hundreds of enterprises and is spreading to midmarket businesses, further driving demand for certifications as companies look to build more cloud apps internally.