The Cisco Certified Network Professional Voice (CCNP Voice) is a professional-level Cisco certification specifically designed for converged networking professionals working with Cisco systems such as Unified Communications Manager, Cisco Unity Connect, and Cisco Unified Presence. CCNP Voice professionals possess skills necessary to create converged network solutions, as well as to implement, operate, configure, and troubleshoot them. The devices and services a CCNP Voice professional manages and configures include quality of service, IP phones, voice applications, gateways, routers, and switches.
• Prerequisite Certification: Cisco Certified Network Associate Voice (CCNA Voice) or any Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) certification
• Recommended Years of Experience/Knowledge: 2 to 4 years
Typical Job Titles for Certification Holders
CCNP Network Engineer • Voice Engineer/Sr. Voice Engineer • Cisco Voice Engineer • Communications Engineer
Typical Job Tasks
Cisco Certified Network Professional Voice (CCNP Voice) professionals perform functions necessary to implement and open gateways and gatekeepers, install and configure single-site Cisco Unified Communications Manager solutions, including Release v8.0, call routing and signaling. CCNP Voice professionals also implement Unified Communications Manager multisite solutions, including dial plans, remote site survivability during WAN failure, bandwidth reduction solutions for IP WAN, as well as troubleshoot and create fixes for Unified Communications Manager, Release v8.0, Call Control Discovery, SIP Precondition, and Mobility Cross Cluster.
$44,698 - 117,094 per Payscale.com
Next Logical Certification
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert Voice (CCIE Voice)