The Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert - Security CCIE certification exam is part of Cisco's CCIE certification which comprises of two exams. It is a required piece to the certification.
The certification is targeted at professionals involved with implementation, configuration, and troubleshooting of Cisco network security solutions. The exam covers security protocols, operating systems, application protocols, security technologies, and Cisco security applications.
|What is the exam registration fee?||350|
|Where do I take the exam?||The Cisco CCIE Security exam is administered by Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.|
|What are the pre-requisites of the exam?||While there are no official prerequisites to take the Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert - Security CCIE Certification, both Cisco and uCertify strongly recommend that the candidate have an in-depth understanding of the exam topics and three to five years of network security experience.|
|How many questions are asked in the exam?||The exam contains 90-110 questions.|
|What is the duration of the exam?||120 minutes|
|What is the exam's retake policy?||
In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert certification, Cisco's retake policy is:
|What is the validity of the certification?||Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert certification expires two years from date of issue, after which the certification holder will need to renew their certification. Click here for more information.|
|What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?||
A CCIE certified professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including: