The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 812 722 774
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +52
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 83 143 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.14% 0.093%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.50% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 70 114 94
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £42,750 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.25% +9.00%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30493 28806 32602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.04% 27.64% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24591 23479 27848
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £67,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCDA
UK

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -3 53 £57,500 +27.77% 3
London -77 13 £57,500 -8.00% 4
North West +4 5 £64,000 +28.00% 2
East of England -36 5 £38,750 -28.89% 1
Yorkshire -52 5 £36,000 -34.54%
South West +2 3 £35,000 -36.36%
East Midlands -18 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands -8 1 £45,000 +5.88%
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CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 162 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 150 (92.59%) Cisco
3 99 (61.11%) CCDP
4 87 (53.70%) CCNP
5 77 (47.53%) LAN
6 61 (37.65%) Telecoms
7 55 (33.95%) HP
8 53 (32.72%) Wireless
9 48 (29.63%) CCNA
10 47 (29.01%) WAN
11 46 (28.40%) C
12 45 (27.78%) CCIE
13 41 (25.31%) Unified Communications
14 36 (22.22%) Microsoft
15 35 (21.60%) VPN
16 34 (20.99%) Firewall
17 33 (20.37%) Degree
18 30 (18.52%) Network Design
19 29 (17.90%) MPLS
20 27 (16.67%) CheckPoint
20 27 (16.67%) Finance
21 24 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
22 23 (14.20%) ITIL
23 21 (12.96%) VoIP
23 21 (12.96%) VMware
24 19 (11.73%) F5
25 18 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
25 18 (11.11%) CCSA
25 18 (11.11%) Cisco IPCC
25 18 (11.11%) OSPF

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (9.26%) Lync
2 4 (2.47%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.23%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 77 (47.53%) LAN
2 53 (32.72%) Wireless
3 47 (29.01%) WAN
4 41 (25.31%) Unified Communications
5 35 (21.60%) VPN
6 34 (20.99%) Firewall
7 29 (17.90%) MPLS
8 24 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 21 (12.96%) VoIP
10 18 (11.11%) OSPF
11 16 (9.88%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (8.64%) Network Security
12 14 (8.64%) Internet
13 12 (7.41%) SAN
13 12 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
14 11 (6.79%) VPLS
15 10 (6.17%) VLAN
16 9 (5.56%) BGP
16 9 (5.56%) BT 21CN
16 9 (5.56%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.23%) DB2
1 2 (1.23%) Informix
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
1 2 (1.23%) MySQL
2 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
General
1 61 (37.65%) Telecoms
2 27 (16.67%) Finance
3 17 (10.49%) Multimedia
4 5 (3.09%) Marketing
5 4 (2.47%) Legal
6 3 (1.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.62%) Retail
7 1 (0.62%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 67 (41.36%) Consultant
2 23 (14.20%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 21 (12.96%) Network Engineer
4 19 (11.73%) Cisco Engineer
5 18 (11.11%) Architect
6 17 (10.49%) Network Consultant
7 16 (9.88%) Sales Consultant
7 16 (9.88%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 10 (6.17%) Cisco Consultant
8 10 (6.17%) Technical Architect
9 9 (5.56%) Technical Design Authority
10 7 (4.32%) Designer
10 7 (4.32%) Network Designer
10 7 (4.32%) Network Architect
11 5 (3.09%) Network Support
11 5 (3.09%) Network Support Engineer
11 5 (3.09%) Senior Network Engineer
11 5 (3.09%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.09%) Voice Consultant
12 4 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.49%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.32%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (2.47%) iPad
4 2 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.23%) iPhone
4 2 (1.23%) Symmetrix DMX
4 2 (1.23%) Firmware
4 2 (1.23%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.23%) AS400
4 2 (1.23%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.49%) Windows
2 10 (6.17%) UNIX
3 9 (5.56%) Linux
4 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.85%) AIX
5 3 (1.85%) Solaris
5 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.23%) Android
6 2 (1.23%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.62%) CentOS
7 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.52%) Network Design
2 23 (14.20%) ITIL
3 17 (10.49%) GAP Analysis
3 17 (10.49%) Business Development
4 12 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (6.17%) PRINCE2
5 10 (6.17%) Project Management
6 5 (3.09%) Product Management
6 5 (3.09%) Network Management
7 4 (2.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (1.85%) Change Management
8 3 (1.85%) Incident Management
8 3 (1.85%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (1.85%) Problem Management
8 3 (1.85%) Time Management
9 2 (1.23%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (1.23%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (1.23%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (0.62%) Load Balancing
10 1 (0.62%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (28.40%) C
2 2 (1.23%) SQL
3 1 (0.62%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 162 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (61.11%) CCDP
3 87 (53.70%) CCNP
4 48 (29.63%) CCNA
5 45 (27.78%) CCIE
6 33 (20.37%) Degree
7 18 (11.11%) CCSA
7 18 (11.11%) CCIP
8 16 (9.88%) MCSE
8 16 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (9.88%) CCVP
9 13 (8.02%) Check Point Certification
10 12 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (6.17%) MCSA
12 9 (5.56%) SC Cleared
12 9 (5.56%) Security Cleared
13 8 (4.94%) HP AIS
13 8 (4.94%) HP ASE
13 8 (4.94%) VCDX
13 8 (4.94%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.47%) vSphere
3 3 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.23%) Xen
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.23%) KVM
5 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.62%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (11.11%) Cisco IPCC
1 18 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
2 17 (10.49%) Cisco UCCE
3 11 (6.79%) CiscoWorks
4 9 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.23%) OpenView
5 2 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.23%) Unicenter
5 2 (1.23%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 150 (92.59%) Cisco
2 55 (33.95%) HP
3 36 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 27 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 21 (12.96%) VMware
6 19 (11.73%) F5
7 17 (10.49%) Avaya
7 17 (10.49%) Juniper
8 13 (8.02%) SolarWinds
9 12 (7.41%) Fortinet
10 9 (5.56%) BT
11 8 (4.94%) EMC
12 6 (3.70%) NetApp
12 6 (3.70%) Riverbed
13 5 (3.09%) Oracle
13 5 (3.09%) Citrix
14 4 (2.47%) IBM
14 4 (2.47%) SonicWALL
14 4 (2.47%) ProCurve
15 3 (1.85%) Blue Coat
Nantwich, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 20k Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £7K Car Allowance + OT (Up to £20K)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Rapport Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum +Bens,Bonus and Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Experis IT
Salary: £64000 per annum + 7K Car Allow + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 20k Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
High Wycombe
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + uncapped bonus, car allowance
Posted: 16 days ago