The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 772 776 721
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -55
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 93 87 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.087% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.32% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 79 68 135
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £41,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
CCDA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28566 27086 30468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.58% 26.93% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22991 21625 25793
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCDA
Salary Trend in England

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

CCDA Salary Trend in England

CCDA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCDA across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CCDA Salary Histogram in England

CCDA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 40 £53,750 -10.41% 4
South East -7 36 £50,000 -11.11%
Yorkshire -14 12 £50,000 +17.64%
West Midlands -19 7 £32,000 -46.66%
South West - 3 £40,000 -
East Midlands +5 1 £57,500 -4.16%
North West -19 1 £32,500 -7.14%
North East - 1 £40,000 -
CCDA
UK

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 182 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 151 (82.97%) CCNP
3 136 (74.73%) Cisco
4 122 (67.03%) LAN
4 122 (67.03%) WAN
5 111 (60.99%) CCNA
6 95 (52.20%) CCDP
7 84 (46.15%) Firewall
8 68 (37.36%) MPLS
9 59 (32.42%) VPN
9 59 (32.42%) Telecoms
10 57 (31.32%) VMware
11 54 (29.67%) Network Design
12 50 (27.47%) CCIE
13 48 (26.37%) OSPF
14 47 (25.82%) VoIP
15 46 (25.27%) Juniper
15 46 (25.27%) BGP
16 45 (24.73%) CheckPoint
17 44 (24.18%) Windows
17 44 (24.18%) TCP/IP
18 41 (22.53%) ITIL
19 38 (20.88%) Wireless
19 38 (20.88%) Network Security
19 38 (20.88%) F5
20 36 (19.78%) Network Architecture
21 35 (19.23%) Microsoft
22 34 (18.68%) DNS
23 33 (18.13%) Linux
23 33 (18.13%) VPLS

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 18 (9.89%) Lync
2 9 (4.95%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 122 (67.03%) LAN
1 122 (67.03%) WAN
2 84 (46.15%) Firewall
3 68 (37.36%) MPLS
4 59 (32.42%) VPN
5 48 (26.37%) OSPF
6 47 (25.82%) VoIP
7 46 (25.27%) BGP
8 44 (24.18%) TCP/IP
9 38 (20.88%) Wireless
9 38 (20.88%) Network Security
10 34 (18.68%) DNS
11 33 (18.13%) Cisco ASA
11 33 (18.13%) VPLS
12 32 (17.58%) DHCP
13 28 (15.38%) SAN
14 22 (12.09%) Ethernet
14 22 (12.09%) EIGRP
15 19 (10.44%) Cisco Nexus
16 18 (9.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.75%) SQL Server
1 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.55%) MS Access
General
1 59 (32.42%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.04%) Aerospace
2 11 (6.04%) Electronics
3 7 (3.85%) Finance
4 6 (3.30%) French Language
5 3 (1.65%) Publishing
5 3 (1.65%) Military
6 2 (1.10%) Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Billing
7 1 (0.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 101 (55.49%) Network Engineer
2 36 (19.78%) Consultant
3 26 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 25 (13.74%) Designer
5 22 (12.09%) Architect
5 22 (12.09%) Network Designer
6 17 (9.34%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 17 (9.34%) Network Architect
7 16 (8.79%) Operations Engineer
7 16 (8.79%) Network Operations Engineer
8 13 (7.14%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
8 13 (7.14%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 12 (6.59%) Network Consultant
10 10 (5.49%) Security Designer
11 9 (4.95%) Security Engineer
11 9 (4.95%) Network Security Engineer
12 8 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (3.85%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
14 6 (3.30%) Cisco Consultant
14 6 (3.30%) Cisco Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.59%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (2.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.65%) Statistics
5 2 (1.10%) CESG
6 1 (0.55%) PKI
6 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.55%) Replication
6 1 (0.55%) Clustering
6 1 (0.55%) IVR
6 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 44 (24.18%) Windows
2 33 (18.13%) Linux
3 18 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (9.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (8.24%) SUSE
6 6 (3.30%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (29.67%) Network Design
2 41 (22.53%) ITIL
3 36 (19.78%) Network Architecture
4 20 (10.99%) Project Management
5 14 (7.69%) Change Control
6 13 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (6.59%) Load Balancing
7 12 (6.59%) Network Management
7 12 (6.59%) Capacity Management
7 12 (6.59%) Incident Management
8 11 (6.04%) Change Management
9 9 (4.95%) Performance Testing
9 9 (4.95%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (4.40%) Business Continuity
10 8 (4.40%) PRINCE2
11 7 (3.85%) Service Delivery
12 6 (3.30%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (3.30%) Information Security
13 5 (2.75%) TOGAF
14 4 (2.20%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.24%) SQL
2 10 (5.49%) C
3 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 182 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 151 (82.97%) CCNP
3 111 (60.99%) CCNA
4 95 (52.20%) CCDP
5 50 (27.47%) CCIE
6 28 (15.38%) CCSP
7 25 (13.74%) CCIP
7 25 (13.74%) Degree
8 21 (11.54%) JNCIP
9 18 (9.89%) CCSA
10 17 (9.34%) JNCIA
11 16 (8.79%) Security Cleared
12 14 (7.69%) SC Cleared
12 14 (7.69%) JNCIS
13 13 (7.14%) CCVP
13 13 (7.14%) CCSE
14 11 (6.04%) CISSP
14 11 (6.04%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (5.49%) MCSE
16 9 (4.95%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.89%) SLA
2 2 (1.10%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 29 (15.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (9.89%) Active Directory
3 15 (8.24%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (4.40%) XenApp
5 5 (2.75%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.10%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.10%) vSphere
7 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.65%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.10%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 136 (74.73%) Cisco
2 57 (31.32%) VMware
3 46 (25.27%) Juniper
4 45 (24.73%) CheckPoint
5 38 (20.88%) F5
6 35 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 15 (8.24%) Red Hat
8 14 (7.69%) Dell
9 12 (6.59%) Nokia
9 12 (6.59%) HP
9 12 (6.59%) Remedy
10 11 (6.04%) Citrix
10 11 (6.04%) Aruba
11 10 (5.49%) Riverbed
12 4 (2.20%) Avaya
13 3 (1.65%) Mitel
13 3 (1.65%) Sophos
13 3 (1.65%) Polycom
14 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds
15 1 (0.55%) 3PAR
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