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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 749 768 737
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -31
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 82 74 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.076% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.28% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 65 63 104
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.94%
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
27216 26279 28998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.59% 27.10% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21958 20911 24521
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -17 39 £50,000 -11.11% 1
London -4 28 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Yorkshire -6 12 £50,000 +38.88%
North West -5 2 £32,500 -7.14% 1
East of England -15 2 £65,000 +8.33%
West Midlands -26 1 £32,000 -46.66%
South West - 1 £40,000 - 2
CCDA
UK

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 182 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 155 (85.16%) CCNP
3 131 (71.98%) WAN
3 131 (71.98%) Cisco
4 117 (64.29%) LAN
5 112 (61.54%) CCNA
6 94 (51.65%) CCDP
7 85 (46.70%) Firewall
8 78 (42.86%) MPLS
9 61 (33.52%) VPN
10 59 (32.42%) VMware
10 59 (32.42%) Network Design
11 57 (31.32%) Telecoms
12 54 (29.67%) OSPF
13 53 (29.12%) BGP
14 51 (28.02%) CheckPoint
15 50 (27.47%) Juniper
16 48 (26.37%) CCIE
16 48 (26.37%) Windows
17 47 (25.82%) ITIL
17 47 (25.82%) F5
18 46 (25.27%) VoIP
18 46 (25.27%) TCP/IP
19 39 (21.43%) Linux
20 38 (20.88%) DNS
21 37 (20.33%) Wireless
21 37 (20.33%) VMware Infrastructure
22 36 (19.78%) Network Security
23 35 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
23 35 (19.23%) Network Architecture

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 23 (12.64%) Lync
2 8 (4.40%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.10%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (13.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 131 (71.98%) WAN
2 117 (64.29%) LAN
3 85 (46.70%) Firewall
4 78 (42.86%) MPLS
5 61 (33.52%) VPN
6 54 (29.67%) OSPF
7 53 (29.12%) BGP
8 46 (25.27%) VoIP
8 46 (25.27%) TCP/IP
9 38 (20.88%) DNS
10 37 (20.33%) Wireless
11 36 (19.78%) Network Security
12 35 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (18.68%) DHCP
14 33 (18.13%) VPLS
15 32 (17.58%) SAN
16 24 (13.19%) EIGRP
17 22 (12.09%) VLAN
18 21 (11.54%) Ethernet
19 19 (10.44%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 7 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 57 (31.32%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.04%) Electronics
2 11 (6.04%) Aerospace
3 5 (2.75%) Finance
3 5 (2.75%) French Language
4 3 (1.65%) Military
4 3 (1.65%) Publishing
5 2 (1.10%) Banking
5 2 (1.10%) Retail
5 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 108 (59.34%) Network Engineer
2 33 (18.13%) Consultant
3 28 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 28 (15.38%) Designer
4 27 (14.84%) Architect
5 26 (14.29%) Network Designer
6 22 (12.09%) Network Architect
7 20 (10.99%) Network Operations Engineer
7 20 (10.99%) Operations Engineer
8 17 (9.34%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 17 (9.34%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
9 16 (8.79%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 13 (7.14%) Network Consultant
11 10 (5.49%) Security Designer
12 9 (4.95%) Security Engineer
12 9 (4.95%) Network Security Engineer
13 8 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
14 7 (3.85%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (3.85%) Network Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.59%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (2.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.65%) Replication
4 3 (1.65%) Clustering
4 3 (1.65%) PKI
4 3 (1.65%) Statistics
5 2 (1.10%) CESG
6 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.55%) IVR
6 1 (0.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (26.37%) Windows
2 39 (21.43%) Linux
3 18 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (9.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (8.24%) SUSE
6 7 (3.85%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (32.42%) Network Design
2 47 (25.82%) ITIL
3 35 (19.23%) Network Architecture
4 24 (13.19%) Project Management
5 19 (10.44%) Load Balancing
6 14 (7.69%) Change Control
7 13 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (6.59%) Business Continuity
8 12 (6.59%) Capacity Management
8 12 (6.59%) Incident Management
9 11 (6.04%) Network Management
9 11 (6.04%) Change Management
10 10 (5.49%) PRINCE2
11 9 (4.95%) Performance Testing
11 9 (4.95%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (4.95%) Mentoring
12 7 (3.85%) TOGAF
13 6 (3.30%) Business Continuity Planning
13 6 (3.30%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.24%) SQL
2 4 (2.20%) C
Qualifications
1 182 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 155 (85.16%) CCNP
3 112 (61.54%) CCNA
4 94 (51.65%) CCDP
5 48 (26.37%) CCIE
6 34 (18.68%) CCIP
7 28 (15.38%) CCSP
8 24 (13.19%) CCSA
9 21 (11.54%) JNCIP
10 20 (10.99%) Degree
11 19 (10.44%) CCSE
12 17 (9.34%) Security Cleared
12 17 (9.34%) JNCIA
13 15 (8.24%) SC Cleared
14 14 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (7.69%) JNCIS
15 13 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 13 (7.14%) CISSP
15 13 (7.14%) MCSE
16 11 (6.04%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.44%) SLA
2 2 (1.10%) COBIT
2 2 (1.10%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 37 (20.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (9.89%) Active Directory
3 15 (8.24%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 6 (3.30%) XenApp
6 4 (2.20%) vSphere
7 2 (1.10%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.65%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.10%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 131 (71.98%) Cisco
2 59 (32.42%) VMware
3 51 (28.02%) CheckPoint
4 50 (27.47%) Juniper
5 47 (25.82%) 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%) Remedy
10 11 (6.04%) Aruba
11 9 (4.95%) Avaya
12 8 (4.40%) HP
13 7 (3.85%) Citrix
14 6 (3.30%) Riverbed
15 3 (1.65%) Sophos
15 3 (1.65%) Polycom
15 3 (1.65%) 3PAR
15 3 (1.65%) Mitel
16 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds
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