Microsoft Azure Security Engineer Associate (AZ-500)

Certification Industry: Cloud

Certificate Name: Microsoft Azure Security Engineer Associate (AZ-500)

Certificate Issuing Authority: Microsoft

Certification Price: 165 USD

Certificate Validity: 2 years

Certification Details:

Microsoft Azure Security Engineer Associate (AZ-500) exam measures the competence of the candidates to manage identity and access, protect platform, manage security pertaining to data and applications. A Microsoft Azure Security Engineer serves the purpose of cloud-based management along with securing hybrid environments as part of an end-to-end infrastructure. Candidates for this exam are primarily involved in the field of technology or looking for a shift in employment. They should be skilled in scripting and automation, cloud N-tier architecture, competence in cloud-capabilities, and Microsoft Azure products and services. Microsoft, Google, Lockheed, Martin, Symantec, Securonix, etc. are top companies hiring Microsoft Azure Security Engineer Associates.

Average Salary Range:

USA : $145,764 (Source
India : 19,29,000 INR (Source)

  1. Productivity Boost - A Microsoft Azure-Certified Security Engineer Associate can rest assured that this certification will propel it forward in its career along with becoming more productive than one’s peers. It ensures a higher pay and immense recognition by the employers.
  2. Anticipated Demand - It is predicted that the global Cloud Computing Marketing is supposed to reach $555 billion in 2020. Therefore, the demand for Microsoft Azure Certified Security Engineer Associate is on high-rise worldwide.

Examination Topics:
  1. Manage Identity and Access (20-25%)
  2. Implement Platform Protection (35-40%)
  3. Manage Security Operations (15-20%)
  4. Secure Data and Applications (30-35%)

Exam Details:

Number of questions: 40-60 Multiple-Choice Questions
Passing Score: 70%
Exam Time: 150 minutes
Exam Languages: English, Japanese, Korean, and Simplified Chinese
Exam Scheduling: Can be scheduled here.
Time Taken To Prepare For The ExamIt takes about 3 weeks in all to prepare for Microsoft Azure Security Engineer Associate (AZ-500) with 3-4 hours of study daily.

Refer to the link Online (Free) or Instructor-Led (Paidfor getting started with the preparation process of Microsoft Azure Security Engineer Associate (AZ-500).

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