Cloud Computing or Artificial Intelligence — Which career is better?

Taimur Ijlal
7 min readDec 9, 2022

Which is the best career option for newcomers?

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If you are newly entering the job market in 2023, then I do not blame you for being nervous

“Tech Layoffs are happening”

“Jobs are scarce”

“Doom and gloom everywhere”

Same old blah blah

Let us look at the advantages you have

If you are a newcomer to the industry, then you have an enormous advantage over older and more experienced people like me in that your primary goal is to nab that all-important experience

Salary and other perks while important are all secondary

Junior-level positions are also much easier to get compared to senior-level positions that have much more competition.

A common question I get asked by newcomers is which field to choose ?

I made a video a few months back on Artificial Intelligence vs Cybersecurity and it is by far the most popular video on my Youtube channel

After that people started asking me what about Cloud Computing or Artificial Intelligence ?

Which field should you choose if you are a newcomer ?

Cloud Computing vs A.I. as a career

If you are caught between deciding which field to take then the good news is that both are amazing fields with excellent growth prospects

Believe me when I say shortage of jobs or lack of demand will not a problem if you are good in either of these fields

So which is better for you ?

That really depends on your individual skills and what topic you are passionate about but I have tried to make the decision easy for you

Below is the criteria I used:

Market Demand —…

Taimur Ijlal

☁️ Cloud Security & AI Pro | Writes about AI Security and Cybersecurity sidehustles | Check out my free Ebook here 👉