Complete List of Linux and Unix certifications

Following N2IT's lead I swiped this from one of my Linkedin groups. It's a pretty comprehensive list from itcertificationmaster.com.

List of Unix and Linux Certifications | IT Certification Master

I thought I'd post them for quick reference, the link has a bit more info.:

Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Red Hat Certified Virtualization Administrator (RHCVA)
Red Hat Certified Datacenter Specialist (RHCDS)
Red Hat Certified Security Specialist (RHCSS)
Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA)

Junior Level Linux Certification (LPIC-1)
Advanced Level Linux Certification (LPIC-2)
Senior Level Linux Certification (LPIC-3)

Novell Certified Linux Engineer
Certified Linux Administrator
Certified Linux Desktop Administrator
Novell Certified Linux Professional

Oracle Solaris System Administrator (OCA)
Oracle Solaris System Administrator (OCP)
Oracle Solaris Network Administrator (OCE)
Oracle Solaris Security Administrator (OCE)
Oracle Solaris Cluster System Administrator (OCP)
Oracle Linux Administrator (OCA)
Oracle Linux Certified Implementation Specialist
Managing Oracle on Linux Certified Expert

IBM Certified Systems Expert – Enterprise Technical Support for AIX and Linux
IBM CSE – Virtualization Technical Support for AIX and Linux
IBM CSE – High Availability for AIX Technical Support and Administration
IBM Certified Operator – AIX Basic Operations
IBM Certified System Administrator – AIX

CSE – Specialty in High Availability – HP-UX
CSE – Specialty in Networking and Security – HP-UX
CSE – Specialty in Virtualization – HP-UX

BSD Associate (BSDA)
BSD Professional (BSDP)

CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI

GIAC Certified UNIX Security Administrator (GCUX)

I found these courses for Ubuntu, but no certifications to speak of.
Work in progress: picking up Postgres, elastisearch, redis, Cloudera, & AWS.
Next up: eventually the RHCE and to start blogging again.

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    YuckTheFankeesYuckTheFankees Member Posts: 1,281 ■■■■■□□□□□
    awesome listing!
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    JustFredJustFred Member Posts: 678 ■■■□□□□□□□
    awesome, i need to come back to this when am ready to move on with Linux
    [h=2]"After a time, you may find that having is not so pleasing a thing, after all, as wanting. It is not logical, but it is often true." Spock[/h]
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    rwdplzrwdplz Member Posts: 15 ■■■□□□□□□□
    Maybe someone here would know - can you get IBM certifications without working for an IBM business partner?
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    brownwrapbrownwrap Member Posts: 549
    I have one one the list. Oracle Solaris System Administrator. (OCP)
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    lordylordy Member Posts: 632 ■■■■□□□□□□
    The LPIC-3 has additional specialization certifications: LPIC-3 | Linux Professional Institute (LPI)

    Exam 302: Mixed Environment
    Exam 303: Security
    Exam 304: Virtualization & High Availability
    Working on CCNP: [X] SWITCH --- [ ] ROUTE --- [ ] TSHOOT
    Goal for 2014: RHCA
    Goal for 2015: CCDP
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    brownwrapbrownwrap Member Posts: 549
    I really don't find any study material for LPIC beyond LPIC-1. Someone posted their LPIC-3 was mostly LDAP, but the only book I find on that is dated.
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    log32log32 Users Awaiting Email Confirmation Posts: 217
    you could use LDAP System administration book by OReilly, that's what I did anyway
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