What is the importance of cisco certification

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      I am abhishek from Hyderabad, INDIA. I heard about cisco
certification. Can somebody tell me what is the importance of this

And what r the prerequsites for this certification.


Re: What is the importance of cisco certification
80% of employers perform a resume search "before" posting a network job
opening online. Of those resumes searched, resumes that have Cisco
Certification are more likely to receive further employer

In the 2006 Robert Half Technology Salary Guide:

43% of Chief Information Officers stated Cisco Network Administration
as the most in demand technical skill set:

Page 4


In salary averages, add 12% for Cisco Network Administration Skills:

Pages 10, 11, 18 and 19


Please keep in mind, that the 2006 Salary Guide states Cisco
Certification is of greatest value when it is accompanied by practical

Currently, BradReese.Com has an employer seeking to hire Cisco CCIE
Voice Certificate Holders at a starting annual salary of $160,000 and
depending on experience will pay up to $200,000 in annual salary, these
CCIE Voice jobs are based in Austin, Texas USA.

Cisco Salary and Compensation Links:


Further information regarding Cisco Certification:



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Re: What is the importance of cisco certification
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Just search the job boards for Cisco certifications (CCNA, CCNP, and
CCIE).  In particular look for what the going rate is for people with
the CCIE certification from Cisco  :eek:

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