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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 820 805 787
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -18
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 63 91 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.081% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 46 85 73
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £57,500 £40,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +21.05%
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
27873 30657 28349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.05% 27.35% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22287 24444 23196
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East -34 26 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Yorkshire +9 14 £42,000 -26.95% 1
London +55 10 £53,750 -8.51% 3
East of England +9 5 - - 1
East Midlands - 4 £38,750 - 2
North West +1 2 £52,500 -17.96%
South West - 1 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
CCDA
UK

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 122 (82.43%) Cisco
3 110 (74.32%) CCNP
4 95 (64.19%) WAN
5 91 (61.49%) CCNA
6 78 (52.70%) Firewall
7 70 (47.30%) CCDP
8 66 (44.59%) LAN
8 66 (44.59%) MPLS
9 54 (36.49%) BGP
10 52 (35.14%) VMware
11 47 (31.76%) Juniper
11 47 (31.76%) Network Design
11 47 (31.76%) Data Centre
12 40 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 40 (27.03%) CheckPoint
13 37 (25.00%) ITIL
14 34 (22.97%) OSPF
15 33 (22.30%) Microsoft
16 31 (20.95%) F5
17 30 (20.27%) Network Security
18 29 (19.59%) CCSE
18 29 (19.59%) VoIP
19 28 (18.92%) CCSA
20 26 (17.57%) Linux
20 26 (17.57%) VPN
20 26 (17.57%) Spanning Tree
21 25 (16.89%) Disaster Recovery
22 23 (15.54%) CCIP
22 23 (15.54%) Windows

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 10 (6.76%) Lync
2 6 (4.05%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.70%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.35%) IaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 95 (64.19%) WAN
2 78 (52.70%) Firewall
3 66 (44.59%) LAN
3 66 (44.59%) MPLS
4 54 (36.49%) BGP
5 34 (22.97%) OSPF
6 30 (20.27%) Network Security
7 29 (19.59%) VoIP
8 26 (17.57%) VPN
8 26 (17.57%) Spanning Tree
9 23 (15.54%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (15.54%) Cisco IOS
10 22 (14.86%) DNS
10 22 (14.86%) TCP/IP
11 21 (14.19%) SSL
12 19 (12.84%) EIGRP
12 19 (12.84%) Wireless
13 17 (11.49%) VLAN
13 17 (11.49%) HSRP
14 16 (10.81%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (12.16%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.08%) Finance
3 8 (5.41%) Retail
4 7 (4.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (4.05%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (41.89%) Network Engineer
2 38 (25.68%) Architect
3 27 (18.24%) Network Architect
4 25 (16.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 15 (10.14%) Operations Engineer
5 15 (10.14%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 15 (10.14%) Network Operations Engineer
5 15 (10.14%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 14 (9.46%) Consultant
7 13 (8.78%) Technical Architect
8 10 (6.76%) Design Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) Network Designer
8 10 (6.76%) Designer
9 8 (5.41%) Network Design Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Network Design Architect
9 8 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.41%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.73%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (31.76%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.08%) PKI
3 7 (4.73%) Public Cloud
3 7 (4.73%) Replication
3 7 (4.73%) Clustering
4 2 (1.35%) NHS
4 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.57%) Linux
2 23 (15.54%) Windows
3 5 (3.38%) UNIX
4 4 (2.70%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.76%) Network Design
2 37 (25.00%) ITIL
3 25 (16.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (14.86%) Load Balancing
5 20 (13.51%) Mentoring
6 17 (11.49%) Business Continuity
6 17 (11.49%) Project Management
7 15 (10.14%) Network Architecture
8 11 (7.43%) Migration
9 10 (6.76%) TOGAF
9 10 (6.76%) BCP
9 10 (6.76%) Business Continuity Planning
10 9 (6.08%) Validation
11 8 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (5.41%) Coaching
12 7 (4.73%) DevOps
12 7 (4.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.73%) Service Delivery
13 6 (4.05%) Information Security
13 6 (4.05%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.05%) C
2 2 (1.35%) C++
2 2 (1.35%) Java
2 2 (1.35%) Perl
2 2 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 148 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 110 (74.32%) CCNP
3 91 (61.49%) CCNA
4 70 (47.30%) CCDP
5 29 (19.59%) CCSE
6 28 (18.92%) CCSA
7 23 (15.54%) CCIP
8 19 (12.84%) CCSP
9 17 (11.49%) CCIE
9 17 (11.49%) Degree
10 15 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (9.46%) CISSP
11 14 (9.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (9.46%) Security Cleared
12 12 (8.11%) MCSE
13 11 (7.43%) SC Cleared
13 11 (7.43%) JNCIP
14 7 (4.73%) JNCIE
14 7 (4.73%) JNCIA
15 6 (4.05%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.46%) SLA
2 9 (6.08%) COBIT
3 6 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.03%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.35%) QA
5 2 (1.35%) BS25999
System Software
1 40 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (7.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.70%) Terminal Services
3 4 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.35%) XenApp
4 2 (1.35%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.38%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.03%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.35%) SCOM
4 1 (0.68%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 122 (82.43%) Cisco
2 52 (35.14%) VMware
3 47 (31.76%) Juniper
4 40 (27.03%) CheckPoint
5 33 (22.30%) Microsoft
6 31 (20.95%) F5
7 10 (6.76%) HP
8 9 (6.08%) Avaya
8 9 (6.08%) Fortinet
9 8 (5.41%) SolarWinds
10 7 (4.73%) 3PAR
11 6 (4.05%) Citrix
12 3 (2.03%) EMC
12 3 (2.03%) NetApp
12 3 (2.03%) Siemens
13 2 (1.35%) Mitel
13 2 (1.35%) Sourcefire
13 2 (1.35%) IronPort
13 2 (1.35%) Tufin
13 2 (1.35%) Aerohive Networks
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 - £65 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 6,900 car allowance + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago