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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 776 795 705
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -90
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 100 71 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.070% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.26% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 86 49 149
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
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
29079 27016 30725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.21% 26.58% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 23170 22290 25824
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
London +35 36 £52,500 -8.69% 4
South East -7 33 £52,500 +5.00% 1
West Midlands -12 13 £32,000 -41.81%
Yorkshire -36 11 £41,500 -12.63% 1
East of England -14 7 £60,000 +11.62%
South West -20 7 £48,250 +17.68%
East Midlands -2 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
North West -20 2 £52,250 +49.28% 1
North East - 1 £40,000 -
CCDA
UK

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 184 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 143 (77.72%) Cisco
3 140 (76.09%) LAN
4 128 (69.57%) CCDP
5 109 (59.24%) CCNP
6 87 (47.28%) WAN
7 80 (43.48%) Telecoms
8 76 (41.30%) CCNA
9 57 (30.98%) Firewall
10 51 (27.72%) Degree
11 50 (27.17%) MPLS
12 44 (23.91%) HP
13 42 (22.83%) C
14 40 (21.74%) VPN
15 39 (21.20%) CCIE
15 39 (21.20%) Network Design
16 36 (19.57%) VoIP
17 35 (19.02%) CheckPoint
17 35 (19.02%) Network Security
18 32 (17.39%) OSPF
18 32 (17.39%) Juniper
18 32 (17.39%) VMware
19 31 (16.85%) F5
20 30 (16.30%) Wireless
20 30 (16.30%) BGP
21 28 (15.22%) Finance
22 27 (14.67%) ITIL
23 26 (14.13%) Windows
23 26 (14.13%) TCP/IP
23 26 (14.13%) Network Architecture

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 10 (5.43%) Lync
2 4 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.54%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (10.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 140 (76.09%) LAN
2 87 (47.28%) WAN
3 57 (30.98%) Firewall
4 50 (27.17%) MPLS
5 40 (21.74%) VPN
6 36 (19.57%) VoIP
7 35 (19.02%) Network Security
8 32 (17.39%) OSPF
9 30 (16.30%) BGP
9 30 (16.30%) Wireless
10 26 (14.13%) TCP/IP
11 25 (13.59%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (11.96%) VPLS
13 16 (8.70%) DHCP
13 16 (8.70%) DNS
13 16 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (7.07%) Cisco PIX
14 13 (7.07%) SAN
14 13 (7.07%) Ethernet
14 13 (7.07%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.09%) MS Access
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 80 (43.48%) Telecoms
2 28 (15.22%) Finance
3 5 (2.72%) Aerospace
3 5 (2.72%) Electronics
4 3 (1.63%) French Language
4 3 (1.63%) Publishing
5 1 (0.54%) Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.54%) Billing
5 1 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 63 (34.24%) Network Engineer
2 43 (23.37%) Consultant
3 29 (15.76%) Designer
3 29 (15.76%) Technical Design Authority
4 20 (10.87%) Architect
5 18 (9.78%) Network Designer
6 17 (9.24%) Senior Network Engineer
7 16 (8.70%) Network Architect
8 14 (7.61%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 10 (5.43%) Network Consultant
10 9 (4.89%) Security Designer
11 8 (4.35%) Security Engineer
11 8 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.26%) Cisco Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Operations Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Senior Operations Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.98%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.80%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.63%) Statistics
4 2 (1.09%) CESG
5 1 (0.54%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.54%) Derivative
5 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.54%) iPad
5 1 (0.54%) Replication
5 1 (0.54%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.13%) Windows
2 12 (6.52%) Linux
3 7 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.72%) SUSE
5 3 (1.63%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.20%) Network Design
2 27 (14.67%) ITIL
3 26 (14.13%) Network Architecture
4 13 (7.07%) Change Control
5 12 (6.52%) Network Management
6 11 (5.98%) Incident Management
6 11 (5.98%) Project Management
7 8 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 8 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (4.35%) Capacity Management
8 6 (3.26%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.26%) Change Management
9 4 (2.17%) Performance Testing
9 4 (2.17%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (2.17%) Asset Management
10 3 (1.63%) Time Management
10 3 (1.63%) PRINCE2
10 3 (1.63%) SEO
10 3 (1.63%) Business Continuity
11 2 (1.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (22.83%) C
2 5 (2.72%) SQL
3 2 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 184 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 128 (69.57%) CCDP
3 109 (59.24%) CCNP
4 76 (41.30%) CCNA
5 51 (27.72%) Degree
6 39 (21.20%) CCIE
7 21 (11.41%) CCSP
8 19 (10.33%) CCDE
9 16 (8.70%) CCIP
10 13 (7.07%) CCVP
11 12 (6.52%) Security Cleared
12 11 (5.98%) SC Cleared
13 7 (3.80%) JNCIP
13 7 (3.80%) CCSA
13 7 (3.80%) CISSP
13 7 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (3.26%) MCSE
15 5 (2.72%) MCSA
15 5 (2.72%) CCSE
15 5 (2.72%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.72%) SLA
2 2 (1.09%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 18 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.35%) XenApp
4 5 (2.72%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.09%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.63%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.54%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 143 (77.72%) Cisco
2 44 (23.91%) HP
3 35 (19.02%) CheckPoint
4 32 (17.39%) VMware
4 32 (17.39%) Juniper
5 31 (16.85%) F5
6 24 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 13 (7.07%) Citrix
8 11 (5.98%) Nokia
8 11 (5.98%) Remedy
9 10 (5.43%) Aruba
9 10 (5.43%) Riverbed
10 6 (3.26%) Avaya
11 5 (2.72%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.72%) Dell
12 3 (1.63%) Polycom
13 2 (1.09%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.09%) Mitel
13 2 (1.09%) Brocade
14 1 (0.54%) Fortinet
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £52,000 to £62,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
BAE Systems
Posted: 14 days ago