CompTIA A + CAREER PATHWAYS
The industry standard for establishing a career in IT. IT support offers countless paths to fulfilling jobs and rewarding pay. IT pros who hold CompTIA A+ make, on average, $51,375.
Service Desk Analyst Technical Support Specialist
Desktop Support Administrator Help Desk Technician
CompTIA A+ and CompTIA Network+
CompTIA Network+ validates skills in IT infrastructure covering troubleshooting, configuring and managing networks. Stacked with CompTIA A+, these two certifications represent CompTIA CIOS (IT Operations Specialist) in the Infrastructure Career Pathway. An IT operations specialist manages the flow of a workplace and optimizes day-to-day activities. In this role, you will analyze business operations and identify customer needs. IT pros who hold CompTIA Network+ make, on average, $73,785.
Network Administrator Computer Technician System Engineer
Network Support Specialist
CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ and CompTIA Security+
CompTIA Security+ is a global certification that validates the baseline skills you need to perform core security functions and pursue an IT security career. Stacked together with CompTIA A+ and CompTIA Network+, these three certifications represent CompTIA CSIS (Secure Infrastructure Specialist) in the Cybersecurity Career Pathway. As a secure infrastructure specialist, individuals will not only be able to support hardware and software systems but will also be able to protect their organization’s assets from internal and external threats. IT pros who whole CompTIA Security+ make, on average, $84,011.
Systems Administrator Security Specialist Security Engineer