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Which IT Career Path is Right for You?

Candice Markham August 10, 2013 Comments Off on Which IT Career Path is Right for You?

I have been working in the career training field for over a decade.  One area that continues to amaze me is the area of information technology or IT as we like to call it in career training.  There are a lot of opportunities for people who are looking to change careers and want a a career in IT or who may be already working in an IT career and want to expand the IT knowledge.  Here are some of the most popular IT career fields today.

Computer Technician – the foundations of a solid IT career the learner will  earn their CompTIA certifications, such as the CompTIA A+ 220-801 and 220-802, Network +, and Security + SYO-301.

Desktop Administration –  support end users, a variety of devices like mobile or tablets.  In the environment they  tend to also directly interface with clients and other departments within the organization.

Network Administrators – are the information technology experts responsible for the efficient utilization of networks and operating systems by organizations.

Database Administrators (DBA’s) – store data, determine ways to organize and work with database management systems software. They recognize user requirements, set up and test databases.  They also manage modifications to the systems.

Messaging Adminstrators- is the organization communications expert.  The implements high-availability email servers, plan, voice mail, instant messaging etc…

Security Specialist – plan, coordinate, and implement security measures for information systems to regulate access to computer data files and prevent unauthorized modification, destruction, or disclosure of information.

SharePoint Administrators – are quickly becoming the unique IT role. They are the person absolutely required in an IT Dept.  If you are in a business which  implements SharePoint, this is a career opportunity waiting to happen.

Meditec offers IT programs that are IT career specific.  We focus on IT career training that will help you earn the certification you need to change career fields are upgrade to a better one.

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