Cisco CCIE- Are women successful in Networking as Career ?

Undoubtedly yes. Actually, a majority of candidates clearing their Cisco CCIE training and Certifications at NETWORKERS HOME are women. There are thousands of women taking up Networking as Career and they are successful in this domain. The women are excelling in multiple verticals throughout the world and there exists an equal job opportunity and career development choices for both men and women in Networking.

The job roles that an aspirant qualifies for after completing their training and certification may vary depending upon the tracks offered under Cisco Training. It was long way back when taking up Networking as a successful career was seen as a challenging option for women. Details on job roles available after completion of Cisco training in various tracks are available at our programs page.

There has been a paradigm shift in the IT industry with increase in use of laptops, desktops, mobile and internet connectivity at both private and government organization. It is a rough estimate by Ministry of Communication and Information Technology that the electronic products & systems in India is expected to grow to about USD 400bn by 2020. Currently there are 6 tracks offered for all the three levels of CCIE training viz. Routing & Switching, Collaboration, Data Center, Wireless, Service Provider and Security and women are actively showing their interest in all the tracks.

Few success achieved at NETWORKERS HOME are enlisted as under:

Anuradha Raj Patel (CCIE Collaboration #35662)

Anuradha enrolled at NETWORKERS HOME for CCIE Integrated training in Voice (now Collaboration). This module included her training beginning from CCNA R&S, CCNP R&S, CCNA Voice, CCNP Voice and CCIE Voice. She bagged various job roles post completion of the CCIE certification. Currently, she is working as a consultant for HCL Technologies at Noida, UP branch at a very decent salary package.

Anuradha was a very focused and result oriented candidate right from beginning. She is an expert at conducting various client facing meetings, efficient organizer, motivator, team player and a decisive leader with great motivation skills that helps her to excel and win.

Despite being a woman, she chose Networking as her career and has been successful in her Networking career domain. Her aspirations and motivations have helped to succeed in her career goals.

Suneetha Marupudi (CCIE #26547 Voice,SEC,DC)Triple CCIE now working for Infosys (B.com qualified)

She chose her career in Networking and is counted among one of the earliest dual CCIE at the institute. She was a brilliant, courteous, ambitious and compassionate student right from very beginning. Not only did she completed her certifications in Security track but also got certified in the Voice track.

She is an inspiration for not only the female candidates but also the male candidates to have chosen a distinguishing path. She is currently working in Infosys. She completed her CCNA R&S, CCNP R&S, CCNA Security, CCNP Security, CCIE Security, CCNA Voice, CCNP Voice and CCIE Voice at NETWORKERS HOME. Her commitment to learning and persistence distinguishes her among other students.

Kruthi C.T. (CCIE #34773)

She is another bright candidate from NETWORKERS HOME who chose her career in Networking domain. She was a woman and that didn’t hinder her dream of choosing career in Networking. She was an alumnus from SJCIT, Bangalore and working for IBM when she came to join NETWORKERS HOME. She got training in CCNA Voice, CCNP Voice and CCIE Voice track. She was a bright candidate and highly motivated towards pursuing her career in Networking. She is well known for her excellence in technical and troubleshooting skills in Voice Products.

Her excellence shows that a woman can not only opt for Networking as a Career option but could succeed at a much faster pace and perfection than other male counterparts.

Pooja Nanda Poojari (CCIE #29991) (Above 30 Lakhs package now )

Pooja chose her career path in Networking right after the completion of bachelor in Engineering. She was a woman and this career path proved to be a perfect selection. She completed her CCIE successfully in Security track with CCIE# 29991. She is currently employed with Site Technology Ltd. Co. in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Earlier she was employed with Virtela Technology Services Inc.

These women have not only succeeded in their own life and career but they have also paved a path for other candidates to pursue their career aspirations. She began with her CCNA R&S training followed by CCNP R&S, CCNA Security, CCNP Security and CCIE Security. This complete course package was covered under CCIE Security Integrated programs.

Omni Desai (CCIE Security #53327)

Ms. Desai chose Networking as her career just after her post graduation in technology and completed her CCNA R&S, CCNP R&S, CCNA Security, CCNP Security and CCIE Security from NETWORKERS HOME. She got Cisco certified in CCNA R&S and finally in CCIE Security. She was a bright candidate right from beginning and possesses a proven progressive career track record. She is competent in building Secure Network Infrastructure and telecommunication for ease in communication.

Being a woman never hindered in pursuing her career in Networking. On the contrary, she was clear about the path chosen and is currently working with We Simplify the Internet, WSI in Ontario, Canada. She is an alumnus for Manipal University, Jaipur and is focused on putting her passion and skills supporting organization and projects she is interested in. Being a quick learner and her ability to work alone & also in team activities inspires other women candidates willing to take up their career in Networking and this also represents various opportunities for women in Industry.

Ajita Srivastava (CCIE Data Center #53177)

She chose her career path in Cisco Networking career at a very early stage of Career. She is a woman and completed her training in CCNA R&S, CCNP R&S, CCNA Data Center, CCNP Data Center and CCIE Data Center while pursuing her job role. She was an amiable, considerate, diligent and exuberant personality with high motivation towards achievement and success. Being woman was never a restraint for her to move ahead in her career path and achieving goals.

She is currently working at a very reputed MNC in Bangalore. She was very good at her academics and was distinguishable to learn new concepts and technology in short span of time which also helped her become a successful candidate. 

Kasturi Nayak (CCIE Security #36187)

Kasturi is another Security candidate from NETWORKERS HOME who was motivated towards pursuing her career in Networking.

She completed her bachelor’s in engineering from Goa College of Engineering. She was an independent, career focused, hard working and a bright candidate from very beginning at NETWORKERS HOME. She took up her CCNA R&S, CCNP R&S, CCNA Security, CCNP Security and CCIE Security training from institute.

She is a woman and she was very proud of her achievements and successes. Her lively and compassionate nature establishes her more than just an aspirant. She is currently working with Vodafone as an MSS Consultant. After completion of her training from NETWORKERS HOME and Cisco CCIE certification, she got placement from NH campus at Cable & Wireless in Bangalore, India.

Gayatri Uttwani (CCIE Security #51494)

She is another woman who is an ideal for any woman candidate who thinks of taking up Networking as her career. The considerate, ambitious, gregarious and intuitive personality separated her from rest others and she is a prestidigitation when it comes to multitasking. She completed her bachelor’s in Electronics and Communications engineering from Watumull Institute in Mumbai, Maharashtra. She got CCIE certified in Security and began a Networking role in a reputed MNC. Currently she is working as Network Security Consultant at Capgemini and has moved far in her career ladder.

Such examples prove that a woman is well capable of carrying out job responsibilities in Networking and they get an equal opportunity in industry to participate in same.

Sonia Devi (CCIE Security #46684) working for Cisco systems, Bangalore

Sonia was a woman with inventive and impartial nature which helped her succeed in her career. She was confident in the projects she undertook and was greatly successful because of her exuberant personality.

She is currently working with Cisco in Bangalore, India. She is also known to be associated with HCL Infosystem & Cisco TAC among others in her past career.

The lady showed other woman candidates a path to be followed to the ones willing to choose Networking as their career anytime in future.

Sonia completed her CCNA R&S, CCNA Security, CCNP Security and CCIE Security at Networker Home. She is a confident lady and she has not stopped at that achievement of CCIE. At present, she has achieved her CCIE written exam successfully in Data Center track offered by Cisco and she is on a path to get her lab exam successful. Her persistent nature is reflected from her growth and career aspirations and we wish her and all other aspirant a very successful and bright future.

We have over 47 Woman CCIE passouts in last 11 years while no other institute can boast even 3 successes till date .

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