What’s the Value of an AWS Certification?
It’s normal learning that procuring an AWS confirmation is an extraordinary approach to qualify your involvement according to your companions and business and to expand your association’s capability with AWS-based applications. Notwithstanding, there is another advantage that has not been measured as of not long ago. Comes about because of the 2015 IT Skills and Salary Survey led by Global Knowledge and Windows IT Pro uncovered that the normal pay of four AWS accreditations surpassed $100,000. While there is no assurance that an affirmation equivalents a six-figure compensation, it positively couldn’t do any harm.
AWS Certified Developer Salary
- AWS Certified Developer — Associate Level $137,825
- AWS Certified Solutions Architect — Professional Level $117,434
- AWS Certified Solutions Architect — Associate Level $114,935
- AWS Certified SysOps Administrator — Associate Level $108,046
Perused the 2016 article about what it takes to gain an AWS affirmation. (Opens in another window)
Beginning on the Path to AWS Certification
AWS affirmations (and AWS preparing) are part based projects intended for arrangements designers, developers and frameworks operations overseers. Inside every part, partner and expert level confirmations are characterized. While preparing is not required preceding endeavoring an affirmation exam, it is exceptionally suggested.
AWS Certified Solutions Architect — Associate Level
This affirmation approves that you have the hands-on experience utilizing AWS to plan exceptionally accessible, cost-effective, blame tolerant and versatile circulated frameworks. It affirms your capacity to distinguish and characterize prerequisites for an AWS-based application and to take after accepted procedures for building secure and solid applications on the AWS stage.
Prescribed preparing: Architecting on AWS
AWS Certified Solutions Architect — Professional Level
This confirmation approves propelled specialized aptitudes and involvement in outlining circulated applications and frameworks on the AWS stage.
Prescribed preparing: Advanced Architecting on AWS
AWS Certified Developer — Associate Level
This accreditation approves your specialized ability in developing and keeping up applications on the AWS stage. The exam tests your insight into the accompanying ideas:
- Picking the privilege AWS services for the application.
- Utilizing AWS SDKs to communicate with AWS services from your application.
- Composing code that improves execution of AWS services that your application employments.
- Code-level application security (IAM parts, certifications, encryption, and so forth.)
- Suggested preparing: Developing on AWS
- Frameworks Operations Administrators
AWS Certified SysOps Administrator – Associate
This affirmation approves your experience provisioning, working and keeping up frameworks running on AWS. It affirms your capacity to distinguish and assemble prerequisites to characterize an answer for be manufactured and worked on AWS. It likewise approves your capacity to give AWS operations and arrangement direction and prescribe best practices all through the lifecycle of a venture.
Prescribed preparing: Systems Operations on AWS
AWS Certified DevOps Engineer — Professional (Beta)
This accreditation approves specialized mastery in provisioning, working and overseeing circulated application frameworks on the AWS stage.
Prescribed preparing: System Operations on AWS
The ball is in Your court
On the off chance that you are simply beginning with AWS, an incredible approach to get your feet wet is by survey the free instructional recordings and labs accessible on the AWS site. Our AWS Essentials course will likewise help you take in the rudiments of AWS preceding leaving on an affirmation way.