According to 15 Top-Paying IT Certifications for 2018, the certification for Microsoft Certified Solution Expert (MCSE) in Cloud Platform & Infrastructure weighs in at number 12. Not enough to get you excited? How about this:
As Teresa Conte summarizes in her blog post Four IT Skills with Sky-High Prospects, "Recent findings from a Microsoft-sponsored IDC white paper, 'Cloud Skills and Organizational Influence: How Cloud Skills Are Accelerating the Careers of IT Professionals,' found that although 70% of CIOs surveyed identify themselves as having a "cloud-first IT strategy," only 16% of companies have the IT skills to carry out this strategy. This translates into demand for people with the expertise to thrive in a cloud-first environment."
Now that I've piqued your interest, you're probably thinking . . . hey, maybe I should get one of those super-cool Microsoft Azure certifications! How would I do that?
Start by checking out the Cloud Platform & Infrastructure certification path graphic below (click to enlarge), which includes these certifications:
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows Server 2016
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Linux on Azure
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Cloud Platform
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Cloud Platform and Infrastructure
And then review the latest exam preparation resources, now on a single new Azure exam resource page. There you’ll find links to Microsoft Official Courses, Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) on edX, Microsoft Official Practice Tests, Exam Reference books from Microsoft Press, and a Learn more link to each exam detail page where you can dive into the exam content and schedule your exam. We gathered all the resources in one place and audited them thoroughly with subject matter experts to help you to prepare efficiently for your Azure exams.
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