Candidates who wish to pursue the CompTIA Linux+ certification, should be prepared to take two exams to obtain this certification. The exams are: LX0-103 and LX0-104. These two exams cover topics such as: Linux installation and package management, system architecture, essential services, security, file system hierarchy, and more. Upon obtaining this valuable certification candidates prove that they have the fundamental knowledge and technical skills required for many jobs in the IT field. Career for candidates are: Junior Linux or network administrator, systems administrator, database administrator, and website administrator.
LPIC/CompTIA Linux+ All-in-One Exam Guide by Robb Tracy and the CompTIA Linux+ Study Guide: Exams LX0-103 and LX0-104 by Roderick W. Smith, which will help prepare candidates for exams LX0-103 and LX0-104. Also included in this bundle is a Linux certification program with access to CramMaster, and two exam vouchers.
Median Salary in 2014
- $84,133 per year
None, but it is recommended that candidates of this certification have certifications in CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, and a minimum of 12 months Linux administration experience.