The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Expert (CCDE)
Rank 875 805 -
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -
Permanent jobs citing CCDE 20 31 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.031% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.068% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 0
Average salary £58,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29465 27559 31032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.07% 27.17% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23207 22451 26726
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCDE
UK

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
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 1 August 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
South East -15 10 £60,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire -21 10 £57,500 +55.40%
CCDE
UK

CCDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 37 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (64.86%) Cisco
3 23 (62.16%) LAN
4 20 (54.05%) CCDP
5 17 (45.95%) CCDA
5 17 (45.95%) CCNP
6 12 (32.43%) CCIE
6 12 (32.43%) Firewall
7 11 (29.73%) MPLS
8 9 (24.32%) BGP
8 9 (24.32%) CCSE
8 9 (24.32%) CheckPoint
8 9 (24.32%) WAN
8 9 (24.32%) Riverbed
9 8 (21.62%) SolarWinds
9 8 (21.62%) Network Security
9 8 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (18.92%) F5
10 7 (18.92%) VPN
10 7 (18.92%) CCNA
11 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
11 6 (16.22%) IPsec
11 6 (16.22%) Publishing
11 6 (16.22%) Games
11 6 (16.22%) VMware
11 6 (16.22%) CCSP
11 6 (16.22%) Check Point Certification
11 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
11 6 (16.22%) ITIL
11 6 (16.22%) Linux

CCDE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (10.81%) Apache
1 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (62.16%) LAN
2 12 (32.43%) Firewall
3 11 (29.73%) MPLS
4 9 (24.32%) BGP
4 9 (24.32%) WAN
5 8 (21.62%) Network Security
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (18.92%) VPN
7 6 (16.22%) IPsec
7 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
8 5 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (13.51%) Wireless
9 4 (10.81%) SAN
9 4 (10.81%) Internet
9 4 (10.81%) NAS
10 3 (8.11%) OSPF
11 2 (5.41%) Broadband
11 2 (5.41%) Ethernet
11 2 (5.41%) Unified Communications
11 2 (5.41%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Informix
1 4 (10.81%) MySQL
1 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
1 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Subversion
1 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
1 4 (10.81%) Hudson
1 4 (10.81%) JIRA
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (16.22%) Publishing
1 6 (16.22%) Games
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Technical Design Authority
2 7 (18.92%) Senior Network Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Network Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Engineering Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Network Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Middleware
1 4 (10.81%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (5.41%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (10.81%) IBM XIV
2 3 (8.11%) PKI
3 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
1 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) ITIL
1 6 (16.22%) Test Strategy
1 6 (16.22%) Network Architecture
1 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
2 5 (13.51%) Project Management
3 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
3 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (8.11%) Security Architecture
4 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 2 (5.41%) BCP
5 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.41%) Information Security
5 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.41%) Network Management
5 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Perl
1 4 (10.81%) PHP
1 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
1 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (54.05%) CCDP
3 17 (45.95%) CCDA
3 17 (45.95%) CCNP
4 12 (32.43%) CCIE
5 9 (24.32%) CCSE
6 7 (18.92%) CCNA
7 6 (16.22%) CCSP
7 6 (16.22%) Check Point Certification
8 4 (10.81%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (10.81%) CISSP
9 3 (8.11%) CCIP
10 1 (2.70%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (16.22%) vSphere
2 4 (10.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
1 4 (10.81%) Nagios
1 4 (10.81%) Puppet
1 4 (10.81%) Cacti
1 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (10.81%) Opsview
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Cisco
2 9 (24.32%) CheckPoint
2 9 (24.32%) Riverbed
3 8 (21.62%) SolarWinds
4 7 (18.92%) F5
5 6 (16.22%) Red Hat
5 6 (16.22%) VMware
6 4 (10.81%) IBM
6 4 (10.81%) NetApp
6 4 (10.81%) Veritas
6 4 (10.81%) Symantec
6 4 (10.81%) HP
7 3 (8.11%) MobileIron
7 3 (8.11%) IronPort
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.70%) Juniper