A few reasons to get certified.
75% of managers believe that certification is important to team performance.
66% of managers believe that certification improves the level of service and support offered to IT end users/customers.
55% of hiring managers consider employee certification as criterion for hiring.
65% of certified professionals surveyed had been in their jobs 24 months or longer.
(Sources: Fairfield Research survey, Zoomerang, “Prometric IT Candidate Study”, IDC whitepaper, “Value of Certification, Nov 2006”)