15 Top Paying IT Certifications In 2018


Source: Forbes Technology


Today Global Knowledge published the 15 top-paying IT certifications in 2018 based on the results of their 2018 IT Skills & Salary Report research. Global Knowledge will be publishing the full report in May, and a link will be provided here when the report goes live. The study’s goals center on cybersecurity, cloud computing, enterprise IT, networking and clarifying what skills professionals need to earn higher salaries and excel in their careers.

The 2018 survey’s findings regarding the most lucrative IT certifications are summarized in the article, 15 Top Paying Certifications for 2018. The survey is global in scope, with the top 15 certifications reflecting U.S. market demand and salary levels. A certification had to have at least 100 survey responses to ensure that the data was statistically valid, and the certification exam has to be currently available.

Key insights on the 15 top paying IT certifications in 2018 include the following:

The following table provides a breakout of the top 15 IT certifications in 2018 according to Global Knowledge’s latest survey.


Louis Columbus is an enterprise software strategist with expertise in analytics, cloud computing, CPQ, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), e-commerce and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP).

Source: Forbes Technology