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Top employers include Cisco Systems, the U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force and Booze, Allen, and Hamilton. The average median salary is $75,000. The most popular jobs for those with the certification are network engineer, senior network engineer, network administrator, information technology manager, systems administrator, information technology director and systems engineer. Most of these positions require a bachelor’s degree with classes in operating systems, programming essentials, network administration, and information security.
You might want to also consider earning a graduate degree, as some employers favor those with master’s degrees. Another key is joining industry associations, or networking with other professionals in the field to enable you to get an internship and gain more experience or to help you reach key decision makers and hiring managers.