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AWS Cloud Practitioner Certification: Staggering Career Opportunities and Salaries


The recent years’ evolving IT environment has significantly impacted the adoption of cloud computing. Companies accelerated their digital transformation because of a global pandemic, stay-at-home regulations, and the need to support remote workers by switching to cloud-based applications and quickly launching new cloud services to keep customers. Today, cloud computing is not an option due to its benefits and innovative features.

According to cloud computing trends for 2023, digital transformation projects are still moving quickly, and there is no sign that they will slow down. Based on Gartner Forecasts Worldwide Public Cloud End-User Spending to Reach Nearly $600 Billion in 2023’.

The industry leader in cloud Infrastructure and Service Providers (CISP) is AWS or Amazon Web Services.” AWS Named as a Leader in the 2022 Gartner Cloud Infrastructure & Platform Services (CIPS) Magic Quadrant for the 12th Consecutive Year | AWS News Blog (”.

This blog will provide you with ample information about how to start your AWS career. There are various certifications in AWS to validate your knowledge. Here, we will focus on the AWS Cloud practitioner certification examination and its benefits in the market.

It will help you become an AWS Certified Cloud Professional by addressing the following points:

  • Target Audience
  • How to Get Trained?
  • Self-learning Resources:
  • Certification exam information
  • Career Opportunities and Salary Range in India
  • Conclusion

Target Audience

The AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Certification will give you an understanding of the fundamental AWS Cloud concepts in order to get the competency and contribute to your organization’s cloud initiatives, whether you are new to the cloud or in a technical or non-technical role like finance, legal, sales, or marketing. You can use this AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification as a starting point in your AWS career.

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How to Get Trained?

With CloudThat’s AWS cloud training, you can advance your skills in AWS as an authorized AWS training partner. Our AWS training and certification courses will teach you how to create and deploy highly scalable applications on the AWS platform. Start your career off right with our incredible selection of AWS courses.

You can visit here for more information: Aws Certification Training in India – CloudThat


Self-learning Resources

Start your cloud practitioner training with material created by AWS professionals in AWS Skill Builder.

We advise you to begin with an AWS Learning Plan if you are a beginner looking for a clear starting point to help you develop a career or learn how to implement a solution in the AWS Cloud.

Regardless of your position, this collection of on-demand courses will aid you in understanding the basics of the AWS Cloud. You can use learning plans to further your learning to take up AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification exam.

AWS Certification Exam Information

You have to clear the AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam (CLF-C01) to achieve this certification. The exam will include multiple choice questions as well as multiple response questions. The exam guide contains additional details, such as a thorough outline of the exam’s course content. Download the guide from this link. Download the exam guide. »

Below mentioned AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner exam structure details:

Exam Type: Foundational

Number of Questions: 65

Duration of Exam: 90 minutes to complete the exam.

Price: 100 USD (US Dollars)

Minimum Passing Score: 700 out of 1000.

For further additional cost information, you can visit pricing.

Various Languages are available for the exam, from which you can choose one: English, French (France), German, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese (Brazil), Simplified Chinese, and Spanish (Latin America). More languages available through Pearson Vue are Traditional Chinese and Spanish (Spain)

AWS Certification Official Practice Questions are also available at AWS Skill Builder. Note: Please create an account to sign into skill builder to see this course.

Also, to have a clear understanding can examine sample questions that show the structure of the questions asked on this exam as well as provide justifications for the correct answers. Click on the link here: Download sample questions.»

For a smooth Experience of giving the examination either at Pearson Vue test centre or online proctored exam, check the certification information and policies here: AWS Certification Information and Policies | Certification Exams | AWS (

To book an exam for AWS, click: Schedule an exam.


Career Opportunities and Salary Range in India

After clearing the examination, you will earn a badge. Owners of badges can recognize AWS services required to set up projects with an AWS focus. Those who have gained this certification have a basic understanding of IT services and how to use them in the AWS Cloud. They demonstrated proficiency with the cloud and a good knowledge of AWS.

According to Insights – Credly in 2023

Top Job Titles

DevOps Engineer

Data Engineer

Cloud Engineer

Stack Developer

Data Engineer Bigdata Expertise

Cloud Application Engineer

Software Engineer Cloud DevOps II

Business Development Manager

System Engineer

Cloud Administrator

Top Locations

Bengaluru, Karnataka

Pune, Maharashtra

Chennai, Tamil Nādu

Mumbai, Maharashtra

Noida, Uttar Pradesh

Gurgaon, Haryana

Hyderabad, Telangana

Kolkata, West Bengal

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala

New Delhi, Delhi


Top Employers

ALP Consulting






Rapyder Cloud Solutions



LTIMindtree Limited


Top Related Skills


AWS cloud



Software development







Salary Ranges

Higher Income Jobs (₹900K-₹1,499K)

Upper Middle Jobs (₹600K-₹899K)

Middle-Income Jobs (₹300k-₹599K)

Entry Level Jobs (less than ₹300K)


Thus, everything here was related to the AWS Cloud Practitioner’s salaries, responsibilities, resources, and skills. The content is updated frequently to ensure the newest trends and developments are taken care of. If you have any additional thoughts or queries about this topic, kindly write a comment below.

To have your CV quickly shortlisted, consider taking an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner (AWS Cloud Practitioner Essentials) CLF-C01 Certification Training – CloudThat Training.


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WRITTEN BY Priyanshi Surana



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