Why should one consider certifications? Simply, for credibility. Certifications have more to offer than job prospects alone. In fact, there are two main advantages that certifications have to offer.
First, the endorsement that it brings along from a reputed and recognized third party that confirms your skills and capability. This is particularly why employees will always prefer having a certified candidate. Second, research has yielded that certified candidates bag 14% higher remunerations as compared to their non-certified counterparts.
The Oracle 1Z0-052 Exam is the preliminary examination for achieving the Oracle Associate Certification provided by Oracle for Database Administrators. In fact, there are four options that Database Administrators have for their preliminary examination, of which they have to choose any one.
The four papers include:
- 1Z0-007 Introduction to Oracle9i SQL
- 1Z0-047 Oracle Database SQL Expert
- 1Z0-051 Oracle Database 11g: SQL Fundamentals
Once the candidate has qualified one of the above papers, he/ she now requires to appear for the following paper:
- 1Z0-052 Oracle Database 11g: Administration
To get certified for the Oracle Database 11g administrator, aspirants have to pay fees for each paper they appear for. The fees range between $320 – $390. Even though they may look like lots of money but it’s an investment that you are making for the better gains in future times.
In case, a candidate fails an examination they can reappear after 14 days (by paying the registration fee again, of course). Once the certification is earned you can add the credentials to your resume and await the fruits of your investment.