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CompTIA Linux+
Exams LX0-101 & LX0-102, revised version 2016

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What is the CompTIA Linux+?

The CompTIA Linux+ certification demonstrates your knowledge of Linux operating systems, from their installation and use to the basics of applicable free software and open source licenses. is the preliminary qualification for any career in IT.

The CompTIA Linux+, consists of two exams, LX0-101 and LX0-102. The exams cover system architecture; Linux installation and package management; GNU and Unix commands; devices, Linux filesystems, and the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard. Professionals who pass the CompTIA Linux+ exam can work at the Linux command line, perform maintenance tasks, assist users, and install and configure workstations. 

The vendor-neutral certification demonstrates and acknowledges your competency in the below areas:

  • Installation and Configuration (22%)
  • System Maintenance and Operation (28%)
  • Application and Services (23%)
  • Networking (14%)
  • Security (13%)
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CompTIA are a world leading developer of vendor-neutral qualifications such as the CompTIA Security+. Vendor-neutrality means that CompTIA qualifications suit a wide range of requirements rather than being tied to specific software or hardware.

Jobs and Career Opportunities with the Linux+

Within the UK, the average salary of a CompTIA Linux+ technician is £50,000pa. The average salary for an Linux+ graduate is estimated to be £27,500pa. After graduation, you can find work such as a Linux Systems Administrator or a Citrix Specialist with relative ease. Below are examples of the starting range of career opportunities offered to Linux+ Technicians:

  • Systems Administrator
  • Linux Systems Administrator
  • Linux Administrator
  • Administrator
  • Citrix Specialist
  • Citrix Engineer
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CompTIA Linux+ Training

We want to ensure you get the best training experience for the best price. Our state of the art and modern classes ensures you get the best and fun learning experience while finishing your certification the shortest amount of time possible. While working through your CompTIA Linux+ course we offer 24 hour support 7 days a week and incase you get really stuck you can call your lecturers for an 1on1 chat whenever you need.

Working with the JobcentrePlus and our Recruitment Partners across the UK, we will work with you to ensure that you can find work in IT (and not in any job) through job interviews and guarantee you applications. If you have no qualification or background in IT, we will provide you with the necessary training for the experience required - We aim to get your foot in the door. For existing CompTIA professionals, we can upgrade your qualifications and improve your career prospects. Do not allow your lack of experience or self-confidence deny you from a career in I.T - it is a lot easier (and enjoyable too) than most people think, once you learn the basics.

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