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But you are already in IT. It has many branches. Seems to me you do mostly break-fix. What are you aiming for?
If your passion is hardware, how about learning how to design and built it? That will require you to go back to school for engineering, but if that's what you are really passionate about, it may be well worth the time and money.
It really depends on what you are into. What matters most is that you have skills that solve real problems. That's what companies pay for.
The best advice I can offer with your background is to look at the technology vendors that interest you & pursue an opportunity as a field service technician. Two big names that are always hiring in this space are IBM and EMC.
Both of these companies offer excellent training programs and opportunities for advancement or movement within their organizations.
Another advantage to this is you will get exposure to the IT teams of the companies they service. Making those contacts and giving them a positive impression of your ability will give you an inside track when they are looking for someone to fill their IT openings.