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salary expectation for SCJP

kevin lee from sg

Joined: Nov 26, 2005
Posts: 2
hi guys,

I've just obtained the SCJP certificate 1.4. I'm in Singapore. Any idea what is the expected salary?
Mark Herschberg

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"singapore singaore",

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Mani vannan
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Joined: Aug 21, 2004
Posts: 185
Please somebody continue this topic.. (possibly with answers..!!)

Suresh Thota
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Joined: Sep 24, 2003
Posts: 152
Your experience? skill set? Please provide more details.

Certification alone cannot be a qualification for any job.

SCJP 1.6
Billy Tsai
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Joined: May 23, 2003
Posts: 1304
SCJP alone is equal to nothing

BEA 8.1 Certified Administrator, IBM Certified Solution Developer For XML 1.1 and Related Technologies, SCJP, SCWCD, SCBCD, SCDJWS, SCJD, SCEA,
Oracle Certified Master Java EE 5 Enterprise Architect
aashu garg

Joined: Nov 30, 2005
Posts: 12
according to u all scjp has no value

can anyone tell expected salary for freshers
BE (cse) + scjp + scwcd in india like bangalore, delhi
Kj Reddy
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Joined: Sep 20, 2003
Posts: 1704
Originally posted by aashu garg:
according to u all scjp has no value

can anyone tell expected salary for freshers
BE (cse) + scjp + scwcd in india like bangalore, delhi

If you expect more salary based on scjp and scwcd then yes you are correct.
Freshers can get avg 2 to 3L pa. Some companies like Google, MS will pay more.
Marc Peabody
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Joined: Feb 05, 2003
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A good workman is known by his tools.
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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