Cisco Qualified Specialist
| Development, Hardware, Help Desk, Internet / Web, Network, Security, Storage, Telecommunications, Wireless
|| Specialty certifications for those already holding one or more Cisco certification titles. 19 options for everything from cable communications to security to storage networking.
||Updated exams for security Specialist exams (Sept. 2005)
||700,000+ total certified in Cisco program (source: CertCities, Oct. 2005)
|| Must have at least associate-level Cisco certification, such as CCNA or CCDA.
|REC. LEVEL OF
|| 6 months or less
|| Access Routing and LAN Switching, Content Networking, IP Communications (8), Network Management, Optical, Storage Networking (2), VPN and Security (3), and Wireless LAN (2).
|| 1 to 3 per track
| NOTES REGARDING
|| For more info, click here. Available at Prometric and Pearson Vue.
|| Every two years. Must pass recertification exam. Passing a CCIE written exam will also recertify this cert.
|| English, Japanese