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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 809 794 745
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -49
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 49 106 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.097% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.35% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 40 94 104
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
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
26872 29960 27558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.13% 27.29% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 21311 24214 22516
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 £70,000 £65,000 £67,000
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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -56 14 £50,000 -13.04% 2
London +45 12 £51,250 -18.00% 1
East of England +8 6 £59,250 +52.90%
Yorkshire +7 6 £34,250 -40.43% 1
East Midlands +9 5 £30,000 -33.33% 2
West Midlands -4 3 £60,000 +33.33%
North West +2 2 £53,750 -16.01%
South West -11 1 £72,500 -
CCDA
UK

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 108 (73.97%) Cisco
3 107 (73.29%) CCNP
4 96 (65.75%) WAN
5 91 (62.33%) CCNA
6 73 (50.00%) Firewall
7 72 (49.32%) MPLS
8 71 (48.63%) LAN
9 65 (44.52%) CCDP
10 58 (39.73%) Network Design
11 57 (39.04%) BGP
12 53 (36.30%) VMware
13 48 (32.88%) Juniper
14 47 (32.19%) Data Centre
15 42 (28.77%) VMware Infrastructure
16 39 (26.71%) OSPF
17 36 (24.66%) ITIL
18 34 (23.29%) CheckPoint
19 32 (21.92%) VPN
20 30 (20.55%) Microsoft
20 30 (20.55%) VoIP
21 29 (19.86%) CCIP
21 29 (19.86%) F5
21 29 (19.86%) Spanning Tree
22 28 (19.18%) DNS
22 28 (19.18%) Telecoms
23 27 (18.49%) CCSE
24 26 (17.81%) Linux
25 25 (17.12%) Windows
25 25 (17.12%) CCIE

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15 (10.27%) Lync
2 9 (6.16%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.74%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.37%) IaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 96 (65.75%) WAN
2 73 (50.00%) Firewall
3 72 (49.32%) MPLS
4 71 (48.63%) LAN
5 57 (39.04%) BGP
6 39 (26.71%) OSPF
7 32 (21.92%) VPN
8 30 (20.55%) VoIP
9 29 (19.86%) Spanning Tree
10 28 (19.18%) DNS
11 24 (16.44%) Cisco ASA
11 24 (16.44%) EIGRP
12 22 (15.07%) TCP/IP
12 22 (15.07%) VPLS
13 21 (14.38%) Cisco IOS
13 21 (14.38%) Network Security
13 21 (14.38%) HSRP
13 21 (14.38%) SSL
13 21 (14.38%) DHCP
14 19 (13.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.11%) SQL Server
1 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (19.18%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.85%) Finance
3 8 (5.48%) Retail
4 7 (4.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (4.11%) Law
6 3 (2.05%) Electronics
6 3 (2.05%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.37%) Banking
8 1 (0.68%) French Language
8 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (48.63%) Network Engineer
2 32 (21.92%) Architect
3 25 (17.12%) Network Architect
4 23 (15.75%) Senior Network Engineer
5 15 (10.27%) Consultant
5 15 (10.27%) Network Operations Engineer
5 15 (10.27%) Operations Engineer
5 15 (10.27%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 15 (10.27%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 13 (8.90%) Designer
6 13 (8.90%) Network Designer
7 9 (6.16%) Technical Architect
8 8 (5.48%) Design Engineer
8 8 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (5.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.48%) Team Leader
8 8 (5.48%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 8 (5.48%) Network Design Architect
9 7 (4.79%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.68%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (32.19%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.85%) PKI
3 8 (5.48%) Clustering
3 8 (5.48%) Replication
4 7 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.79%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.42%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.81%) Linux
2 25 (17.12%) Windows
3 6 (4.11%) Mac OS
4 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.05%) SUSE
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.68%) Solaris
6 1 (0.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (39.73%) Network Design
2 36 (24.66%) ITIL
3 23 (15.75%) Project Management
3 23 (15.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (13.70%) Load Balancing
5 19 (13.01%) Mentoring
6 18 (12.33%) Network Architecture
7 16 (10.96%) Business Continuity
8 10 (6.85%) TOGAF
9 9 (6.16%) Information Security
9 9 (6.16%) Migration
10 8 (5.48%) Validation
10 8 (5.48%) Change Management
10 8 (5.48%) BCP
10 8 (5.48%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (5.48%) Business Continuity Planning
11 7 (4.79%) Coaching
11 7 (4.79%) DevOps
12 6 (4.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.05%) C
1 3 (2.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 146 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 107 (73.29%) CCNP
3 91 (62.33%) CCNA
4 65 (44.52%) CCDP
5 29 (19.86%) CCIP
6 27 (18.49%) CCSE
7 25 (17.12%) CCIE
7 25 (17.12%) CCSA
8 19 (13.01%) CCSP
9 18 (12.33%) Degree
10 16 (10.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (10.27%) MCSE
12 13 (8.90%) Security Cleared
12 13 (8.90%) JNCIP
13 11 (7.53%) CISSP
13 11 (7.53%) VCAP
14 10 (6.85%) SC Cleared
14 10 (6.85%) VCDX
15 8 (5.48%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (13.70%) SLA
2 7 (4.79%) COBIT
3 4 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.37%) QA
5 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (28.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.27%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.11%) Terminal Services
4 3 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (2.05%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.42%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.37%) SCOM
2 2 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 108 (73.97%) Cisco
2 53 (36.30%) VMware
3 48 (32.88%) Juniper
4 34 (23.29%) CheckPoint
5 30 (20.55%) Microsoft
6 29 (19.86%) F5
7 9 (6.16%) Avaya
8 8 (5.48%) HP
8 8 (5.48%) Fortinet
8 8 (5.48%) 3PAR
9 7 (4.79%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.05%) Siemens
10 3 (2.05%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.05%) Dell
10 3 (2.05%) EMC
11 2 (1.37%) Citrix
11 2 (1.37%) Aerohive Networks
11 2 (1.37%) Meraki
12 1 (0.68%) Sourcefire
12 1 (0.68%) Mitel
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
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Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Highly Competitive + Car + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
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