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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 118 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.057% 0.046% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £48,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £51,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +3.50%

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
419 553 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.96% 25.63% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 277 412 485
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing CCDA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing CCDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCDP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) CCIP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) VPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Presales
4 1 (25.00%) Case Management
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) VPLS
4 1 (25.00%) ATM
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Presales Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
1 1 (25.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCDP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 2 (50.00%) CCIP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto