For existing Sharepoint administrators working on Sharepoint 2010, you can opt to get certified on MCITP (Microsoft Certified IT Professional) on Sharepoint 2010, which requires the passing of 2 exams, Exam 70-667 and 70-668

The new successor Sharepoint certification will be the new MCSE (Microsoft Certified Solution Expert) Sharepoint certification which features a core MCSA (Solution Associate) on Windows Server 2012 and 2 new Sharepoint exams:

Exam 70-331 with the skills measured in here on the following areas:

  • Design a SharePoint Topology
  • Plan Security
  • Install and Configure SharePoint Farms
  • Create and Configure Web Applications and Site Collections
  • Maintain a Core SharePoint Environment

Exam 70-332 with the following skills measured in here featuring these topics:

  • Plan Business Continuity Management
  • Plan a SharePoint Environment
  • Upgrade and Migrate a SharePoint Environment 
  • Create and Configure Service Applications
  • Manage SharePoint Solutions, BI, and Systems Integration 
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Ken Sim 
MCT, MCSE (Solution Expert) Server Infrastructure (Windows Server 2012), MCSE Desktop Infrastructure, MCSE Private Cloud (System Center 2012), MCSE Data Platform (SQL 2012), MCSA (Solution Associate), MCSE+Internet, MCSE+Security, MCSE+Messaging, MCITP Enterprise Admin, MCITP Virtualization Admin (Hyper-V), MCITP Database Admin, MCITP Messaging Admin (Exchange 2010), MCITP Sharepoint Admin (Sharepoint 2010), MCTS, MCDBA, MCSD, MCPD