CompTIA Certifications List
Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) issues professional certifications for the information technology (IT) industry. CompTIA is a global leader in IT certification. They provide vendor-neutral certification.
CompTIA issues certifications over 120 countries and people who have acquired CompTIA certification counts in millions since established. And each and every day passing CompTIA certified professional increasing in number. If you also want to scribe your name in this big list you have to pass the certification exam organised by CompTIA.
These are the following types of certifications that CompTIA provides…
- CompTIA A+
- CompTIA Network+
- CompTIA Security+
- CompTIA IT Fundamentals (ITF+)
- CompTIA Cloud+
- CompTIA Server+
- CompTIA Linux+
- CompTIA CySA+
- CompTIA PenTest+
- CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)
- CompTIA CTT+
- CompTIA Project+
- CompTIA Cloud Essentials
So this the complete list of professional certifications that CompTIA issues. These certifications help you to get better opportunities in the IT field and excel your current IT skills. You can go for any of the certifications based on your education qualification, preferences and interest.
CompTIA does not provide vendor-specific certification. Companies like Dell, IBM, Cisco, Juniper, hp, Microsoft, AWS etc. are providing their own certifications. Because of CompTIA, you don’t need to go for a vendor-specific certification to learn the fundamentals. These certifications will work for all vendors.
That means the knowledge you will gain after passing the certification exam help you to understand multiple vendor’s devices and technologies. Which eventually open the door for multiple job opportunities.
CompTIA is more focused on theories of various types of vendors technologies available in the market rather than configuration part of devices. Because they only provide IT certifications, they don’t manufacture any networking devices and equipment.
CompTIA is mostly providing entry-level certifications. So if you want to move further in your career, you have to consider other certification which is commonly vendor specific.
These are the following organisations provides vendor-specific certification which you can consider to get a higher designation in your IT career.