The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 65 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.17% 0.18% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.66% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £67,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
CCDA
South Wales

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

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
151 169 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.92% 29.70% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 137 146 99
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

CCDA
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

CCDA Salary Trend in Cardiff

CCDA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5