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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 809 813 784
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 69 84 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.077% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.28% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 48 76 63
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +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
27700 29685 27680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.09% 27.15% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22226 23429 22563
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 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 31 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 -26 28 £47,500 -17.39% 4
Yorkshire +10 19 £41,500 -27.82% 2
East of England +12 8 - -
London +31 7 £56,000 -4.68% 1
North West -2 3 £52,500 +3.96%
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 - 1
South West -14 1 £42,500 -39.28%
CCDA
UK

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 149 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 131 (87.92%) Cisco
3 110 (73.83%) CCNP
4 88 (59.06%) CCNA
5 84 (56.38%) Firewall
6 83 (55.70%) WAN
7 62 (41.61%) CCDP
8 61 (40.94%) LAN
9 57 (38.26%) MPLS
9 57 (38.26%) BGP
10 45 (30.20%) VMware
11 43 (28.86%) Data Centre
12 41 (27.52%) Juniper
13 40 (26.85%) CheckPoint
13 40 (26.85%) Network Design
14 36 (24.16%) OSPF
14 36 (24.16%) ITIL
15 33 (22.15%) VMware Infrastructure
16 32 (21.48%) Microsoft
17 30 (20.13%) Network Security
18 29 (19.46%) VPN
19 28 (18.79%) CCSA
20 27 (18.12%) VoIP
20 27 (18.12%) F5
20 27 (18.12%) CCSE
20 27 (18.12%) Spanning Tree
21 25 (16.78%) Cisco IOS
21 25 (16.78%) Cisco ASA
22 24 (16.11%) Linux
23 23 (15.44%) DNS

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 4 (2.68%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.68%) Lync
2 3 (2.01%) CMS
3 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.68%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.34%) IaaS
3 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 84 (56.38%) Firewall
2 83 (55.70%) WAN
3 61 (40.94%) LAN
4 57 (38.26%) BGP
4 57 (38.26%) MPLS
5 36 (24.16%) OSPF
6 30 (20.13%) Network Security
7 29 (19.46%) VPN
8 27 (18.12%) VoIP
8 27 (18.12%) Spanning Tree
9 25 (16.78%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (16.78%) Cisco IOS
10 23 (15.44%) DNS
10 23 (15.44%) SSL
11 22 (14.77%) TCP/IP
12 21 (14.09%) Cisco Nexus
13 20 (13.42%) Wireless
13 20 (13.42%) EIGRP
14 18 (12.08%) HSRP
15 16 (10.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.34%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (8.72%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.05%) Finance
3 8 (5.37%) Retail
4 6 (4.03%) Law
5 5 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (44.30%) Network Engineer
2 32 (21.48%) Architect
3 26 (17.45%) Senior Network Engineer
4 18 (12.08%) Network Architect
5 17 (11.41%) Consultant
6 13 (8.72%) Operations Engineer
6 13 (8.72%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 13 (8.72%) Network Operations Engineer
6 13 (8.72%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Implementation Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Technical Architect
7 11 (7.38%) Design Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) Team Leader
8 9 (6.04%) Senior Implementation Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) Network Design Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) Designer
10 6 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.03%) Network Designer
11 5 (3.36%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.68%) XMPP
2 3 (2.01%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 43 (28.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.03%) PKI
3 5 (3.36%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.68%) NHS
4 4 (2.68%) Replication
4 4 (2.68%) Clustering
4 4 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.34%) CMDB
5 2 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.11%) Linux
2 19 (12.75%) Windows
3 7 (4.70%) UNIX
4 2 (1.34%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.85%) Network Design
2 36 (24.16%) ITIL
3 21 (14.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (13.42%) Load Balancing
5 19 (12.75%) Mentoring
6 15 (10.07%) Business Continuity
6 15 (10.07%) Project Management
7 11 (7.38%) BCP
7 11 (7.38%) Business Continuity Planning
8 10 (6.71%) Coaching
8 10 (6.71%) Network Architecture
8 10 (6.71%) Validation
8 10 (6.71%) TOGAF
9 9 (6.04%) Migration
10 8 (5.37%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (5.37%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (4.03%) Information Security
12 5 (3.36%) PRINCE2
12 5 (3.36%) DevOps
13 4 (2.68%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.70%) C
2 2 (1.34%) C++
2 2 (1.34%) Java
2 2 (1.34%) Perl
2 2 (1.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 149 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 110 (73.83%) CCNP
3 88 (59.06%) CCNA
4 62 (41.61%) CCDP
5 28 (18.79%) CCSA
6 27 (18.12%) CCSE
7 18 (12.08%) CCIE
8 17 (11.41%) CCSP
8 17 (11.41%) CCIP
9 16 (10.74%) Degree
10 12 (8.05%) CISSP
11 10 (6.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (6.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (6.04%) JNCIP
13 8 (5.37%) JNCIA
13 8 (5.37%) Security Cleared
14 7 (4.70%) MCSE
15 6 (4.03%) CISA
16 5 (3.36%) Network+ Certification
16 5 (3.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.07%) SLA
2 7 (4.70%) COBIT
3 6 (4.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (3.36%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.34%) QA
5 2 (1.34%) BS25999
System Software
1 33 (22.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.03%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.68%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.34%) XenApp
4 2 (1.34%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.34%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.36%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.68%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.01%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.01%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.34%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.34%) SCOM
4 2 (1.34%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 131 (87.92%) Cisco
2 45 (30.20%) VMware
3 41 (27.52%) Juniper
4 40 (26.85%) CheckPoint
5 32 (21.48%) Microsoft
6 27 (18.12%) F5
7 12 (8.05%) HP
8 10 (6.71%) SolarWinds
9 9 (6.04%) Fortinet
10 6 (4.03%) Citrix
11 5 (3.36%) Avaya
12 4 (2.68%) NetApp
12 4 (2.68%) 3PAR
13 3 (2.01%) EMC
13 3 (2.01%) Siemens
14 2 (1.34%) Mitel
14 2 (1.34%) Sourcefire
14 2 (1.34%) IronPort
14 2 (1.34%) Tufin
14 2 (1.34%) Aerohive Networks
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Salary: £45 000 - £65 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + international travel
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £0 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
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set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £73000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified High market salary and benefits
Posted: 23 days ago