21st century is completely digital driven where almost everything is done through networking. The term networking involves using personal, professional, academic or familiar contacts to assist with a job search and achieve the desired target. Networking is considered to be one of the largest category of IT certifications. It includes local wired, wireless IP network design, connectivity, routing, administration and mobile communications technologies like LTE and Mobile WiMAX. To begin with the career in networking, one must pursue vendor – neutral and any entry level credentials like CompTIA Network+, any of the CWNP certifications, and the IPv6 Forum Silver Certified Engineer. These credentials will help you in understanding networking technologies and products which will inturn be helpful in finding a job for yourself. The types of networking jobs can be Network Specialist, Network Technician, Network Administrator, Network Analyst, Network Manager, Network Engineer and Network Solutions Architect. Once you have equipped the basic knowledge of networking be learning the credentials then you can further go for the specialization like Network Security Specialist, Cloud Networking Architect, Networking Research and Development Specialist, Wireless Networking QA Engineer, Wireless Infrastructure and Mobility Specialist, Mobility Solutions Architect, VoIP Engineer, Telecom Project Manager and Data Center Networking Specialist.
Be a Networking Champion in this tech-savvy world!