The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 119 112 111
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.056% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.20% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year
- -8.25%
CCDA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
573 502 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.61% 27.87% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 449 443 398
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCDA across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CCDA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCDA across the Birmingham region.

CCDA Salary Trend in Birmingham

CCDA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CCDA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCDA.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) CCENT
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing CCDA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) IPv6
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) CCENT
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware