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CompTIA Linux+

If you are looking to develop your skills in installing, operating, administrating and troubleshooting Linux systems, then the CompTIA Linux+ powered by LPI certification is for you

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Why choose the CompTIA Linux+?

If you’re keen to learn the foundational skills and knowledge of Linux systems administration, then the CompTIA Linux+ is the perfect certification for you. With the CompTIA’s Linux+ certification, you’ll get the fundamental skills and knowledge you need to successfully configure, manage and troubleshoot Linux systems. CompTIA Linux+ covers many features in major distributions of Linux, including the Linux command line, basic maintenance, installing and configuring workstations and networking.

Linux is the central operating system for much of the world’s IT infrastructure and therefore, Linux+ is an essential credential for individuals working in IT. Linux has grown into an industry leading software and service delivery platform, it’s used for everything from supercomputers and web servers to virtualised systems and Android phones. Its use across technologies has grown extremely quickly, which has caused a high demand for qualified Linux professionals.




OverviewWhat you'll learnWhat's included

Course Guide

The key facts about your online training

Certification: CompTIA Linux+

Study time: 30-40 hours

Vendor: CompTIA

Provider: Skillsoft

Student support: StudentCare™, Career Services and expert mentoring

Prerequisites: Completed the CompTIA A+ and CompTIA
Network+ or previous experience of Linux

Assessment:  2 x 90 minute exams (included), 90 questions per exam. Also includes practice exam and questions

Resources: Internet access and email

Ideal for: Junior Linux administrator, junior network administrator, systems administrator, Linux database administrator or a web administrator

Includes: Test prep and labs

Included in your modules

Introduction to Linux & the Command Line
Managing Users & Groups
File Access & Permissions
Disk Partitions & File Systems
Logical Volumes & Filesystem Hierarchy
Using vi/vim to Edit Files
Locating & Manipulating Files
Searching & Manipulating File Contents
Boot Process & Kernel
Graphical User Interfaces
Managing & Configuring Hardware
TCP/IP & Networking
Troubleshooting Network Connections
Installing & Managing Software
Installing Software from Source Code
Security Best Practices
SELinux & AppArmor
Network Firewall & Traffic Filtering
Backup & Restore
Bourne-again Shell & Scripting
Scheduling Tasks
Git Version Control
Installing CentOS
Installing Unbuntu

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Salary Indicator

Salary Projection

Average salary after completing

Average Salary
Junior Linux Systems Administrator
Average Salary
You can earn
Average Salary
Senior Linux Consultant
Source: Adzuna


You can earn an average of £50,150.00 a year

There are an estimated 100,000 plus jobs waiting to be filled in the tech sector, and almost half a million more to come in the next few years

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Validation of your skillset

Validates your technical competency and indicates a broad awareness of Linux operating systems required of junior Linux administrators

Stepping stone in your career

Advance along the CompTIA certification track and use this certification as a stepping stone to bigger opportunities

Earn a globally recognised certification

CompTIA exercises an incredible reputation as an industry leader

Why learn with us?

We'll get you career ready and help place you into the industry
Learn from home 24/7
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Global community of over 40,000 students
Industry leading tuition with 1:1 personal tutor access
Unrivalled 360 Career Services and StudentCare™
Access virtual seminars and live classrooms
We only partner with the biggest accreditors in the world
Gain invaluable industry experience
Exclusive student benefits; Alumni community, TOTUM, industry events and lots more
Change career, start fresh or simply advance in your current role

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