Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing and Switching is a certification program for entry-level network engineers that helps maximize your investment in foundational networking knowledge and increase the value of your employer’s network. CCNA Routing and Switching is for Network Specialists, Network Administrators, and Network Support Engineers with 1-3 years of experience. The CCNA Routing and Switching validates the ability to install, configure, operate, and troubleshoot medium-size routed and switched networks.


No prerequisites

Exams & Recommended Training

Required Exam(s) Recommended Training
200-120 CCNA Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices: Accelerated (CCNAX)
100-101 ICND1 Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 1 (ICND1)
200-101 ICND2 Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices Part 2 (ICND2)

Average Salary for Certification: Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)

Employees with a Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Certification

Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?)
$0 $60K $120K
Network Engineer

1265 salaries
$46,129 – $93,835
Network Administrator

564 salaries
$40,134 – $79,652
Sr. Network Engineer

448 salaries
$68,471 – $119,111
Information Technology (IT) Manager

320 salaries
$50,437 – $111,631
Systems Administrator

305 salaries
$42,163 – $82,705
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 14 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 7,186