The table below looks at the statistics for CCDE in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDE over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Expert (CCDE)
Rank 864 829 870
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +41
Permanent jobs citing CCDE 9 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.030% 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.031% 0.11% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 1
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
CCDE
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
29110 26561 30739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.21% 26.55% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23190 21894 25831
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CCDE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCDE across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCDE Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCDE
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCDE across the England region.

CCDE Salary Trend in England

CCDE
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCDE across the England region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

CCDE Salary Histogram in England

CCDE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDE within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
Yorkshire - 5 £55,000 -
South East -26 2 £70,000 +27.27%
South West - 1 £40,000 -
North East - 1 £40,000 -
CCDE
UK

CCDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing CCDE 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 CCDE.

1 31 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (67.74%) CCDP
3 19 (61.29%) CCDA
4 18 (58.06%) Cisco
5 17 (54.84%) LAN
6 14 (45.16%) CCIE
6 14 (45.16%) CCNP
7 13 (41.94%) Firewall
8 11 (35.48%) Load Balancing
9 10 (32.26%) VMware
9 10 (32.26%) CCSP
9 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
9 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (29.03%) vSphere
10 9 (29.03%) F5
10 9 (29.03%) Linux
10 9 (29.03%) Games
11 8 (25.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (25.81%) Middleware
11 8 (25.81%) Symantec
11 8 (25.81%) Project Management
11 8 (25.81%) Internet
11 8 (25.81%) CISSP
11 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (25.81%) Network Architecture
11 8 (25.81%) Line Management
12 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
12 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (22.58%) Relational Database

CCDE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing CCDE 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 CCDE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (22.58%) Apache
1 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) LAN
2 13 (41.94%) Firewall
3 8 (25.81%) Internet
4 7 (22.58%) NAS
4 7 (22.58%) SAN
5 2 (6.45%) VoIP
5 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 2 (6.45%) VPN
5 2 (6.45%) ISDN
5 2 (6.45%) MPLS
5 2 (6.45%) OSPF
5 2 (6.45%) BGP
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
1 7 (22.58%) Informix
1 7 (22.58%) MySQL
1 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
1 7 (22.58%) Hudson
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
1 7 (22.58%) JIRA
1 7 (22.58%) Subversion
General
1 9 (29.03%) Games
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Technical Design Authority
2 10 (32.26%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
3 7 (22.58%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Network Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Middleware
2 7 (22.58%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (22.58%) IBM XIV
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Load Balancing
2 8 (25.81%) Project Management
2 8 (25.81%) Network Architecture
2 8 (25.81%) Line Management
3 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (22.58%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.23%) Budget Control
4 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Change Management
4 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
1 7 (22.58%) Shell Script
1 7 (22.58%) Perl
1 7 (22.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (67.74%) CCDP
3 19 (61.29%) CCDA
4 14 (45.16%) CCIE
4 14 (45.16%) CCNP
5 10 (32.26%) CCSP
6 8 (25.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (25.81%) CISSP
7 7 (22.58%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (6.45%) CCNA
8 2 (6.45%) CCSA
9 1 (3.23%) CCSE
9 1 (3.23%) JNCIS
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (29.03%) vSphere
3 7 (22.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) Opsview
1 7 (22.58%) Puppet
1 7 (22.58%) Cacti
1 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds Orion
1 7 (22.58%) Nagios
1 7 (22.58%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Cisco
2 10 (32.26%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Red Hat
3 9 (29.03%) F5
4 8 (25.81%) Symantec
5 7 (22.58%) Riverbed
5 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
5 7 (22.58%) HP
5 7 (22.58%) NetApp
5 7 (22.58%) Veritas
5 7 (22.58%) IBM
6 4 (12.90%) Juniper
7 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.45%) Mitel