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    MCSA: Windows Server

    Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate: Windows Server 2012

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    What is the MCSA Windows Server 2012?

    When it comes to getting certified as an IT and Server Administrator, few certification paths are as popular as the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA). Microsoft made the MCSA Windows Server 2012 the cornerstone for all IT Administration MCSE paths. In order to get any of the MCSE certifications you must first complete MCSA Windows Server 2012.

    MCSA shows that you have the primary set of Windows Server 2012 skills, relevant across multiple solution areas in a business environment, to reduce IT costs and deliver more business value. Earning an MCSA: Windows Server 2012 certification will qualify you for a position as a network or computer systems administrator or a computer support specialist.

    To get a MCSA: Windows Server 2012 certification there are three exams to complete:

    Exam 410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
    Exam 411: Administering Windows Server 2012
    Exam 412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services

    After finishing both of these exams you will be awarded a MCSA: Windows Server 2012 qualification. See below for more information on the exams.

    Jobs and Career Opportunities with the MCSA Windows Server 2012

    The Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) is a globally recognised qualification across the Finance, Telecoms and Banking industry. As of 2020, the average salary of a Microsoft MCSA Professional is £35,000pa with more than 90% being offered a salary of more than £25,300pa. The average salary for a MCSA graduate is estimated to be £21,300pa. After graduation, you can find work in roles such as Support Engineer and Technical Support with relative ease. Below is a short list of the starting range of career opportunities offered to MCSA Windows Server 2012:


    • Support Engineer
    • Support Analyst
    • Infrastructure Engineer
    • Technical Support

    • 2nd or 3rd Line Support
    • Network Engineer
    • Service Analyst
    • Administrator

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