Professionals hoping to achieve the Certified SOA Analyst certification need to understand the aspects related to analysis and definition of service inventory blueprints. Additionally, this certification validates a professional's knowledge in modeling and definition of service candidates, service composition candidates, and service capability candidates.
During their employment, individuals with the Certified SOA Analyst certification will be asked to perform tasks which require knowledge of all of the concepts related to SOA, including goals and requirements. Particular expertise will be required in areas of service conceptualization, the SOA project delivery lifecycle, delivery strategies, and service governance impacts.
Earning this certification requires candidates to take five exams. Candidates must pass all of the following tests: S90.01: Fundamental SOA & Service-Oriented Computing, S90.03: SOA Design & Architecture, S90.04: SOA Project Delivery & Methodology, S90.06: Advanced SOA Analysis & Modeling, and S90.07: SOA Analysis & Modeling Lab.