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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 810 785 769
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -16
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 73 74 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.074% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.27% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 63 64 120
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £37,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -
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
29541 27140 31398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.01% 27.05% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23099 22246 26891
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
(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 -9 38 £57,500 +19.79% 4
Yorkshire -42 15 £57,500 +27.77% 1
West Midlands -5 5 £65,000 +36.84% 1
London -46 5 £52,500 +5.00% 2
South West -21 4 £70,000 +70.73%
East of England -16 3 £67,500 +17.39%
North West -17 2 £51,000 +13.33% 1
CCDA
UK

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 170 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 137 (80.59%) Cisco
3 126 (74.12%) LAN
4 122 (71.76%) CCDP
5 84 (49.41%) Telecoms
6 74 (43.53%) Degree
7 72 (42.35%) HP
8 70 (41.18%) C
9 60 (35.29%) CCNP
10 47 (27.65%) Finance
11 43 (25.29%) WAN
12 42 (24.71%) CCNA
13 32 (18.82%) CCIE
14 31 (18.24%) MPLS
15 30 (17.65%) Firewall
16 25 (14.71%) VoIP
17 23 (13.53%) Microsoft
18 22 (12.94%) Network Design
19 19 (11.18%) VMware
20 17 (10.00%) Network Security
20 17 (10.00%) CCDE
21 16 (9.41%) CheckPoint
21 16 (9.41%) Network Architecture
22 15 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
23 14 (8.24%) VPN
23 14 (8.24%) OSPF
23 14 (8.24%) BGP
23 14 (8.24%) Unified Communications
24 13 (7.65%) Juniper
24 13 (7.65%) Lync

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 13 (7.65%) Lync
2 4 (2.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.59%) IIS
4 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (4.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (74.12%) LAN
2 43 (25.29%) WAN
3 31 (18.24%) MPLS
4 30 (17.65%) Firewall
5 25 (14.71%) VoIP
6 17 (10.00%) Network Security
7 15 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (8.24%) Unified Communications
8 14 (8.24%) OSPF
8 14 (8.24%) BGP
8 14 (8.24%) VPN
9 12 (7.06%) VPLS
10 10 (5.88%) Wireless
11 9 (5.29%) TCP/IP
11 9 (5.29%) Multicast
12 8 (4.71%) EIGRP
13 7 (4.12%) Cisco IPT
13 7 (4.12%) SAN
13 7 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (3.53%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.18%) MS Access
General
1 84 (49.41%) Telecoms
2 47 (27.65%) Finance
3 1 (0.59%) Legal
3 1 (0.59%) Banking
3 1 (0.59%) Retail
3 1 (0.59%) French Language
3 1 (0.59%) German Language
Job Titles
1 61 (35.88%) Consultant
2 40 (23.53%) Technical Design Authority
3 20 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 15 (8.82%) Architect
4 15 (8.82%) Designer
5 10 (5.88%) Network Architect
5 10 (5.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 9 (5.29%) Network Consultant
7 7 (4.12%) Support Engineer
7 7 (4.12%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 6 (3.53%) Network Design Consultant
8 6 (3.53%) Voice Consultant
8 6 (3.53%) Network Support
8 6 (3.53%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (3.53%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (2.94%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (2.94%) Network Designer
9 5 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (2.94%) Network Design Architect
10 4 (2.35%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
1 1 (0.59%) Replication
1 1 (0.59%) Fixed Income
1 1 (0.59%) Smartphone
1 1 (0.59%) Derivative
1 1 (0.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.06%) Windows
2 3 (1.76%) Linux
2 3 (1.76%) UNIX
3 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.18%) Mac OS
3 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.59%) CentOS
4 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.59%) AIX
4 1 (0.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.94%) Network Design
2 16 (9.41%) Network Architecture
3 10 (5.88%) ITIL
4 6 (3.53%) Project Management
4 6 (3.53%) Service Delivery
5 5 (2.94%) Time Management
5 5 (2.94%) Incident Management
6 3 (1.76%) Load Balancing
6 3 (1.76%) Change Control
7 2 (1.18%) Capacity Management
7 2 (1.18%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (1.18%) Network Management
7 2 (1.18%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (1.18%) Problem Management
7 2 (1.18%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (1.18%) Change Management
8 1 (0.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (0.59%) ITSM
8 1 (0.59%) Service Management
8 1 (0.59%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 70 (41.18%) C
2 2 (1.18%) SQL
2 2 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 170 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 122 (71.76%) CCDP
3 74 (43.53%) Degree
4 60 (35.29%) CCNP
5 42 (24.71%) CCNA
6 32 (18.82%) CCIE
7 17 (10.00%) CCDE
8 11 (6.47%) CCVP
9 9 (5.29%) CCSE
9 9 (5.29%) SC Cleared
9 9 (5.29%) Security Cleared
10 8 (4.71%) CCSA
10 8 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (4.71%) CCIP
11 7 (4.12%) CISSP
11 7 (4.12%) CCSP
11 7 (4.12%) MCSE
12 6 (3.53%) Check Point Certification
13 5 (2.94%) MCSA
14 4 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.18%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.18%) XenApp
4 1 (0.59%) vSphere
4 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (0.59%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 137 (80.59%) Cisco
2 72 (42.35%) HP
3 23 (13.53%) Microsoft
4 19 (11.18%) VMware
5 16 (9.41%) CheckPoint
6 13 (7.65%) Juniper
7 12 (7.06%) F5
8 8 (4.71%) Citrix
9 5 (2.94%) Avaya
9 5 (2.94%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.76%) Remedy
10 3 (1.76%) Nokia
11 2 (1.18%) Aruba
12 1 (0.59%) McAfee
12 1 (0.59%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.59%) Altiris
12 1 (0.59%) Brocade
12 1 (0.59%) Fujitsu
12 1 (0.59%) NETGEAR
12 1 (0.59%) NetApp
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Posted: Yesterday
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