WHICH database certification is the most marketable? (SQL Server, Oracle, DB2)?

For one of my new years goals, I have decided to try to get 1, just 1 at least, certification before the end of the year. I am about to go into my last year of college and would love to bag a certification along w/ my degree. I am planning on trying to be a DBA when I get out. I am enrolled in a 4 year computer science program. Which certification would work best considering my timeframe? (12 months) Which brand of database has a bigger shortage of DBAs? (I.e. bigger demand)

Asked By: rivera573344 - 1/7/2010
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About 5 years ago, some University professors did a study of DBAs in the U.S. They found that about 40% of all the DBAs were foreign-born nationals. Your chance of getting a job as a DBA is virtually zero, because you will have no hands-on experience (and if you were born in the USA, it will just be a lot more... More
Answered By: John B. - 1/7/2010
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Oracle DBA
Answered By: ms in va - 1/7/2010
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