Salesforce Certified Integration Architecture Designer

Certification Industry: CRM

Certificate Name: Salesforce Certified Integration Architecture Designer

Certificate Issuing Authority: Salesforce

Certification Price: 400 USD

Certificate Validity: 1 Year

Certification Details:

The Salesforce Integration Architecture Designer credential is designed for architects, analysts, and application managers who want to design secure, scalable integrations with the Lightning Platform. The certification exam is designed to determine a candidate’s fluency in effectively communicating technical solutions to technical stakeholders and providing a project delivery framework that ensures quality and success. One must hold a B.S degree in Computer Science or it’s equivalent along with 3-4 years of experience in the Salesforce Platform, 1-2 years of salesforce integration experience and 1 year of integration architecture experience.

Average Salary Range:

USA: $150,000 ( Source )

India: INR 1,813,989 ( Source )


  1. Job Opportunities - A Salesforce Certified Integration Architecture Designer has to better job opportunities owing to the highly advanced skills and knowledge that is offered by this certification. It provides an individual with appropriate recognition in its career path.
  2. Salary Increment - A Salesforce Certified Integration Architecture Designer is considered to be better skilled than other professionals not owning a certification. Therefore, it is evident that with greater efforts come rewards in terms of an increase in the salary.

Exam Topics:

  1. Salesforce Integration Capabilities: 28%
  2. Salesforce Integration Patterns: 17%
  3. Enterprise Integration Architecture Concepts: 15%
  4. Salesforce Integration Testing: 10%
  5. Integrating with Salesforce Security: 15%
  6. Tools: 10%
  7. Monitoring: 5%

Exam Details:

If the credential expires then you have to give the full proctored exam again. You will start receiving email notifications as a reminder to complete your modules.

Total Number of Questions: 60 MCQs

Time: 105 minutes

Passing Marks: 67%

Exam Format: Exam is available in two formats: 

  1. Onsite Proctored - The exam is conducted in association with Kryterion. Registration for the exam must be done 24-72 hours in advance. To locate the test center, click here.
  2. Online Proctored - For an online proctored exam, click here.

Time Taken to Prepare for The Exam: When it comes to Salesforce Certified Integration Architecture Designer preparation, it takes about 2-3 months in all for a beginner to grasp the concepts. However, a professional might take a lesser amount of time with multiple study aids.

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