Careers Slideshow: 11 IT Skills That Command A Payday Premium

By Dennis McCafferty  |  Posted 08-06-2010

0.5 percent

0.5 percent was the average increase in salary premiums for 219 certifications during 2Q 2010 compared with 1Q 2010.

0.5 percent

1.1 percent

1.1 percent was the average quarter-on-quarter increase in market value for system administration/engineering certifications, 2Q '10 vs. 1Q '10.

1.1 percent

0.8 percent

0.8 percent was the average increase in market value for application-development certifications, 2Q '10 vs. 1Q '10.

0.8 percent

0.3 percent

0.3 percent was the average increase in market value for networking/communications certifications, 2Q '10 vs. 1Q '10.

0.3 percent

0.1 percent

0.1 percent was the average increase in market value for IT security certifications, 2Q '10 vs. 1Q '10.

0.1 percent

3 percent

3 percent was the average increase in market value for noncertified systems/networking skills, 2Q '10 vs. 1Q '10.

3 percent

2.4 percent

2.4 percent was the average increase in market value for noncertified application development skills, 2Q '10 vs. 1Q '10.

2.4 percent

2.2 percent

2.2 percent was the average increase in market value for noncertified management/methodology/process skills, 2Q '10 vs. 1Q '10.

2.2 percent

1.5 percent

1.5 percent was the average increase in market value for noncertified operating systems skills, 2Q '10 vs. 1Q '10.

1.5 percent

1 percent

1 percent was the average increase in market value for noncertified database skills, 2Q '10 vs. 1Q '10.

1 percent

0.9 percent

0.9 percent was the average increase in market value for noncertified SAP/enterprise application skills, 2Q '10 vs. 1Q '10.

0.9 percent

0.1 percent

0.1 percent was the average increase in market value for noncertified Web/e-commerce skills, 2Q '10 vs. 1Q '10.

0.1 percent