Before you begin chasing a specific job title, make sure you understand the numerous specializations there are in tech and explore your options to see what sparks interest. Not sure? That’s ok too, ITProTV edutainer Wes Bryan has a game plan for you.
In a recent episode of ITProTV’s How to Get Started in IT YouTube show, Wes shows five fastest-growing fields in IT. Specializing in a field that’s high in-demand will help you get a leg up in the job market.
The next thing you should do if you’re not sure what to specialize in is to check out an IT certification course like CompTIA’s IT Fundamentals+ or even better, the A+ Core series. The training for these certifications goes over the different specializations within information technology and development so you get a little sample of what your day-to-day tasks would be like. ITProTV’s IT Fundamentals+ course is available for free when you sign up as a free member. See the Ultimate Guide to IT Certifications for everything you need to know about getting certified.
Now that you may have an idea of what you’re interested in, let’s look at some job titles you may be going after.
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