To make knowledgeable and designated professionals for preserving the security of enterprises, CompTIA Security+ is an absolute solution. It is a global certification course which demonstrates the different sectors of learning the network and system security for multinational organizations. The several fields are
- Cryptography and network security.
- Operational and compliance security.
- Vulnerability ant threat handling.
- Applications, host and data security.
- Identity and access control management.
Application knowledge for security tools and anticipation of risks is all that is being taught in this certification course. It is completely vendor neutral and it is fast growing to ensure a bright career ahead.
Job roles in CompTIA Security+:
Candidates who will be honored by this certification will have good opportunities in the field of security in many MNCs. The different kinds of job roles are security architect, security engineer, security admin, security consultant or specialist, technician etc. System and network administrative services will also be the domain in which they can apply and find a bright future ahead.
Recruiters and career partners:
CompTIA Security+ has partnerships with various companies worldwide who employs the certified persons from several regions. Hitachi Information Systems, U.S State Department, Prestariang Systems (Malaysia), Trendmicro (Philippines), Lockheed Martin and there are so many MNCs interested in recruiting from this institute. Govt. contractors of U.S such as EDS, Northrop Grumman and General Dynamics are other organizations which provide the defensive services to U.S Govt. who are our partners. Military personnel and contractors engaged with information based services and network security are also got selected after completing the certification.
Number of questions in the papers will be 100 for maximum and the total time duration is 90 minutes. The questions will be of multiple choice types and the passing score is 750. Candidates who have earlier experience of clearing CompTIA Network+ certification and posse’s experience of network field as a technician will be given privilege while selection will be done. They also emphasize on having knowledge in security field and also two years of minimum experience is required. The certification test is conducted in five different languages which are English, Korean, Japanese, Portuguese and German. Exam codes are SY0-301, JK0-018.
When you wish to give the test you have to pay through credit card or buy vouchers from the CompTIA’s test partners. Vouchers are being given in CompTIA marketplace and training partners are also there to give necessary study materials and coaching by online to help you. Follow some steps and register through Pearson VUE centre.
- Visit their sites for test and choose the nearest center from your home.
- Create an account and give necessary information to give the test.
- Registration via phones or by contacting the members of the examination center can also be done for giving the test. Voucher number and other payment details would be required for those kinds of schedule.
- Mail will be forwarded to your account after successful submission of your application for further confirmation and registration.
The security certification needs to be procured in order to make oneself sellable, when it comes to finding proper jobs; certified persons always have an edge over others.