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Importance of CCIE

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What is a CCIE and CCIE Scope in India?

CCIE is one of the highly reputable and renowned IT Networking certificate. It is one of the toughest IT Certifications and needs lots of Hard work, dedication , and Excellent Networking Knowledge.

CCIE Stands of Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert and is Expert Level certification of Cisco. CCIE has been divided into 7 tracks CCDE, CCIE Routing and Switching, CCIE Security, CCIE Service Provider,CCIE Collaboration, CCIE Data Center and CCIE Wireless these certificates Validates Expert Level Networking Knowledge and skills. CCIE Certifications Program started in 1993. You need to invest around 6-12 Months to achieve your CCIE Certification and also depends on how much time you devote to study and practicals.

“Networking is the backbone of IT Industry, core networking jobs are on the rise with the evolution of the Internet of things. Till today 99% of the word devices are not connected to Internet Giant Companies Like Cisco, Microsoft etc are working on the internet of things or internet of everything where their motto is to connect all the devices through the internet. The more devices connect to the internet the more will be demand for Networking devices and increase in the demand for Network Engineers/Professionals/Experts.”

Importance and CCIE scope in India

From the very starting point, this has been a very hot topic that what is the Importance and Scope o CCIE? According to Cisco, less than 3% of Cisco Certified Engineers hold CCIE Certificate and 1% of total Networking professionals. Candidates will have to hold a deep and very strong technical knowledge of networking concepts and technologies.

Do you know the Companies like to have more CCIEs because they get more discounts on Cisco devices?

Although Cisco strongly recommends having at least 3-5 years of Industry experience before attempting for CCIE certification

We have summarized some important information about job profiles. Designations, median salary ranges, popular cities for Job.

Top CCIE Job Designation

  • Network Engineer
  • Sr. Network Engineer
  • Network Security Engineer
  • Information Technology (IT) Consultant
  • Network Specialist
  • Network Architect
  • Technical Subject Matter Expert

Median Salary Range for CCIE Certified Employees as per cities in India

City Salary Range
Pune INR 2,14,551 – INR 13,89,256
New Delhi INR 2,53,419 – INR 27,61,712
Mumbai INR 1,96,672 – INR 15,70,368
Gurgaon INR 7,00,000 (approx)
Chennai INR 8,00,000 (approx)
Bangalore INR 2,15,222 – INR 19,18,101

Median Salary Range as per Designations:

Designation Median Salary Range
Network engineer INR 1,12,200 – INR 8,10,524
Sr. Network engineer INR 2,72,226 – INR 18,21,782
Network Administrator (IT) INR 1,99,665 – INR 11,12,854
Network Security engineer INR 2,32,699 – INR 21,63,882
Security Consultant (Information Technology/Networking/ Computing) INR 2,93,614 – INR 15,35,989
Network Architecture INR 16,00,000 (approx)
Network Specialist INR 7,00,000 (approx)
Technical Matter Subject Expert INR 13,48,148 (approx)

Popular Cities for CCIE Job in India

  • Bangalore, Karnataka
  • Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Gurgaon, Haryana
  • Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  • New Delhi, Delhi
  • Pune, Maharashtra
  • Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

Popular Companies in India Hiring CCIE:

  • Cisco Systems Inc
  • HCL Technologies Ltd.
  • Orange Business Services
  • TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED
  • British Telecom
  • Juniper Networks, Inc.
  • Vodafone

Popular Degrees

  • Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE)
  • Bachelor of Technology (BT / BTech)
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc)
  • Master of Science (MS)

Our Trainers

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Saurabh Yadav

Triple CCIE R&S, SP, Security # 46962

Baldev Singh

Baldev Singh

CCIE Security # 37094

Sudhanshu Bhat

Sudhanshu Bhat

CCIE Voice # 41212

Surendra Singh

Surendra Singh

CCIE R&S # 60346

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