10 Hottest Certifications for 2008
Trying to predict the future of IT certification with hot cert list, you probably already know everything we’ll cover in the following introduction by heart, but we have to say it anyway to make sure everyone’s clear on what we are — or aren’t — trying to do here.
#10: Linux Professional Institute Certification, Level 2 (LPIC 2)
Vendor: Linux Professional Institute
#9: Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
#8: MCSE: Security
#7 Cisco Certified Network Professional
#6: Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert
Even with this explanation, we know some of you will still be very disappointed with this ranking. At least it leaves some suspense for the year: What will be No. 1? Just five more to go, so let’s move on to our next entry — two actually, as there’s a tie at position No. 4 (read note at start of article if you’re wondering why there’s no No. 5).
#3: Microsoft Certified Architect
#2: Microsoft Certified Technical Specialist: SQL & .NET
#1: Red Hat Certified Engineer
Vendor: Red Hat