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CCNA Security

Are you inquisitive with precise attention to detail? If you’re interested in maintaining the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of data and devices, then the CCNA Security certification is for you


This reputable certification is perfect for you if you’re looking to validate your associate level knowledge and skills required to secure Cisco networks and prove that you know exactly how to secure networks.

It will teach you about core security technologies, the installation, troubleshooting and monitoring of network devices. By passing this exam, you’re showing that you’ve got the skills needed to maintain integrity, confidentiality and availability of data and devices as well as competency in the technologies that Cisco uses in its security structure.

With cyber security job opportunities set to increase year on year, you’ll benefit hugely from the CCNA Security curriculum.

Your quick course guide

Certification: CCNA Security

Study time: 40 hours

Vendor: Cisco

Student support: StudentCare™ and expert mentors

Prerequisites: Valid CCENT, CCNA or CCIE certification, and familiarity with general networking concepts and Cisco router operation and configuration experience

Assessment: 1 x 90 minute exam, 60-70 questions

Resources: Internet access and email

Ideal for: Network engineers, data/telecoms engineers or telecoms support engineer

Included in your modules

Essential skills for your career

Cisco IINS 3.0: Threatscape, Security Policies and Basic Architectures
Cisco IINS 3.0: Implementing AAA, Management Protocols and Systems
Cisco IINS 3.0: Securing Layer 2 Infrastructure
Cisco IINS 3.0: Securing Layer 2 Protocols and Firewall Technologies
Cisco IINS 3.0: Introducing the Cisco ASA v9.2
Cisco IINS 3.0: Cisco ASA Access Control and Service Policies
Cisco IINS 3.0: Cisco IOS Zone Based Firewall
Cisco IINS 3.0: IPsec Technologies
Cisco IINS 3.0: Site-to-Site VPN
Cisco IINS 3.0: Remote Access VPNs
Cisco IINS 3.0: Intrusion Detection and Protection
LAN Switching Technologies
Routing Fundamentals
WAN Technologies
Infrastructure Services
Infrastructure Maintenance

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Salary Indicator

Salary Projection

Average salary after completing

Average Salary
Junior Network Engineer
Average Salary
You can earn
Average Salary
Head of Networks
Source: Adzuna


You can earn an average of £71,600.00 a year

Salaries are up 7% for cyber security specialists in the past year, averaging at £57,000 per year

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Prove you have what it takes

Validates associate level knowledge and skills required to secure Cisco networks

Globally recognised validation of your ability

Demonstrates that you have the skills required to develop a security infrastructure, recognise threats and vulnerabilities on networks and to mitigate security attacks

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Security skills are one of the highest demanded areas in the networking job market with IT specialists receiving higher compensation than other fields

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