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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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Validation of your skillset

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

Advance along the LPI certification track and use this certification as a stepping stone to vendor specific training, such as LPI's LPIC-1
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Earn a globally recognised certification

CompTIA exercises extraordinary cert clout for entry level positions and has partnered with Linux Professional Institute - LPI - gaining candidates from a large population around the world

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Salary Projection

Average salary after completing

Average Salary
Junior Linux Systems Administrator
£25k
Average Salary
You can earn
£50k
Average Salary
Senior Linux Consultant
£75k
High
Source: Adzuna

£50k

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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COURSE OVERVIEW

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.

 

 

 

Your quick course guide

Certification: CompTIA Linux+ powered by LPI

Study time: 30-40 hours

Vendor: CompTIA

Provider: Skillsoft

Student support: StudentCare™ and expert mentors

Prerequisites: None, thought CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ and at least 12 months of Linux administration experience

Assessment:  2 x 90 minute exams, 60 questions each

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

Linux system architecture
Linux installation 
Linux package management
Unix commad line
File management redirects
Process management
Working with text files
Partitions and file systems 
File and storage administration
System archictecture
Installation and package management
GNU and Unix commands
Devices and filesystems

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