What is the importance of cisco certification

Hi,
I am abhishek from Hyderabad, INDIA. I heard about cisco
certification. Can somebody tell me what is the importance of this
certification.
And what r the prerequsites for this certification.
ABHISHEK
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novice
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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 consideration.
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:
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In salary averages, add 12% for Cisco Network Administration Skills:
Pages 10, 11, 18 and 19
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Please keep in mind, that the 2006 Salary Guide states Cisco Certification is of greatest value when it is accompanied by practical experience.
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:
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Further information regarding Cisco Certification:
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Sincerely,
Brad Reese BradReese.Com - Cisco Jobs
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Hendersonville Road, Suite 17 Asheville, North Carolina USA 28803 USA & Canada: 877-549-2680 International: 828-277-7272 Fax: 775-254-3558 AIM: R2MGrant BradReese.Com - Cisco Resumes
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Hi,
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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ie2210

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