NETWORKING

Why Networking

 

Networking is a fundamental part of IT management as businesses depend on technology to maintain relevance and growth. Through switches, routers, and wireless access points, devices connected to a network can communicate effectively. In an environment driven entirely by technology, networking professionals are integral to the success of any company.

WHAT A CAREER IN NETWORKING LOOKS LIKE

With IT networking jobs projected to see a 5% increase or higher for at least the next 10 years, professionals can always expect a wide variety of opportunities to pursue. Here are some of the most in-demand career opportunities in Networking.

Average salary: $59,000

This is an ideal entry-level role for those beginning their career in computer networking. Network administrators are responsible for the upkeep of both computer hardware and software systems, focusing on the network components within their company, including network address assignments and management and implementation of protocols

Recommended Certifications:

  • CCNA
  • CCNP
  • CompTIA Security+
  • Average salary: $107,000

    A Wireless Network Engineer designs, implements, and optimizes a company’s wireless LAN and additional wireless technologies.

    Recommended Certifications:

  • CCIE Enterprise Wireless
  • Average salary: $117,000

    A Networking Security Engineer solves existing security issues, tests systems for vulnerabilities, and maintains virtual private networks, firewalls, email security, and web protocols.

    Recommended Certifications:

  • CCNA Cyber Ops
  • CCNP Security
  • CCIE Security
  • Google Cloud Security Engineer
  • Average salary: $121,000

    A Network Architect is responsible for designing and reviewing network requirements and capabilities for their organization.

    Recommended Certifications:

  • CCNA: Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • CCNP: Cisco Certified Network Professional
  • CCDE: Cisco Certified Design Expert
  • Networking Certifications

     

    Certifications show ambition, technical knowledge, and a desire to grow yourself and your career. Obtaining a networking certification ensures you stand apart from the competition and keeps you proficient in the most current technologies.

    At INE, we offer training for many of the most sought-after certifications, including our industry-leading Cisco certification training. Click here to see a full list of all networking courses we offer, including our Cisco certification courses.

    With INE’s Learning Paths, our Networking experts lead you through each critical step of the certification study process. All of the courses you need for your exams are gathered in one, easy-to-track location, ensuring you are studying efficiently.

    We Prepare You For Success!

     

    INE provides students with proven study methods, blending hands-on, real-world exercises with expert instruction.

    Our learn-by-doing platform enables you to put your new skills to the test with exercises, quizzes, and in-depth training you won't find anywhere else.

    You can also work at your own pace, accessing our on-demand, streaming content anywhere with internet or WiFi access. You’re in charge of your own ideal training schedule. Click here to see which courses are included with our Networking Pass.

     

    EXPLORE ALL THE COURSES INCLUDED WITH INE'S NETWORKING PASS

    Networking Pass

    Pass Includes
    • 500+ Networking Courses
    • Course Quizzes & Tasks
    • 5,400+ Hours of Video
    • Expert Instructors
    • Development Pass
    • IT Essentials Pass

    I’ve used INE since 2015. The videos and hands-on work are the best in the industry when it comes to learning about these technologies. I will be continuing my journey with INE.

    - Aung, CCIE Routing & Switching #62547

    I earned my number on my first attempt and I can’t thank INE enough for that success. INE courses are so helpful. Not only do they prepare you for the lab exam, they make you a better engineer.I could not have gotten my certification without INE.

    - Pierre, CCIE Routing & Switching #63922

    I began subscribing to INE two years ago and the content keeps getting better and better. INE courses have helped me stay up to date with evolving technologies. This platform has been instrumental in my Networking journey

    - Mark