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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Expert (CCDE)
Rank 881 818 -
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -
Permanent jobs citing CCDE 7 35 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.035% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.024% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 0
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
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
29271 26901 31346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.93% 27.03% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22897 22080 26790
Average salary £45,000 £44,145 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.93% +3.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 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
Yorkshire -42 4 £57,500 +55.40%
South East -36 3 £60,000 +20.00%
CCDE
UK

CCDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (68.97%) LAN
3 18 (62.07%) CCDP
4 17 (58.62%) CCDA
5 16 (55.17%) Cisco
6 12 (41.38%) CCNP
7 9 (31.03%) Firewall
8 7 (24.14%) CCIE
9 6 (20.69%) CCSP
9 6 (20.69%) Linux
9 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
9 6 (20.69%) MPLS
9 6 (20.69%) Games
9 6 (20.69%) VMware
9 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
9 6 (20.69%) vSphere
9 6 (20.69%) Riverbed
9 6 (20.69%) SolarWinds
9 6 (20.69%) Network Architecture
9 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (17.24%) WAN
11 4 (13.79%) VPN
11 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
11 4 (13.79%) IBM
11 4 (13.79%) Informix
11 4 (13.79%) Apache
11 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
11 4 (13.79%) Perl
11 4 (13.79%) PHP

CCDE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (13.79%) Apache
1 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) LAN
2 9 (31.03%) Firewall
3 6 (20.69%) MPLS
4 5 (17.24%) WAN
5 4 (13.79%) VPN
5 4 (13.79%) SAN
5 4 (13.79%) Internet
5 4 (13.79%) BGP
5 4 (13.79%) NAS
6 3 (10.34%) IPsec
6 3 (10.34%) Network Security
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.90%) Wireless
7 2 (6.90%) DMVPN
8 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
1 4 (13.79%) Informix
1 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
1 4 (13.79%) JIRA
1 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.79%) Hudson
1 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (20.69%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Publishing
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Technical Design Authority
2 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Engineering Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Middleware
1 4 (13.79%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (6.90%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (13.79%) IBM XIV
2 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
1 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
1 6 (20.69%) Network Architecture
2 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
2 4 (13.79%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
4 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.90%) Network Management
4 2 (6.90%) BCP
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Perl
1 4 (13.79%) PHP
1 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
1 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (62.07%) CCDP
3 17 (58.62%) CCDA
4 12 (41.38%) CCNP
5 7 (24.14%) CCIE
6 6 (20.69%) CCSP
7 4 (13.79%) CCNA
7 4 (13.79%) CISSP
7 4 (13.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (10.34%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (10.34%) CCSE
9 1 (3.45%) JNCIE
9 1 (3.45%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (20.69%) vSphere
2 4 (13.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Nagios
1 4 (13.79%) NetBackup
1 4 (13.79%) Cacti
1 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
1 4 (13.79%) Opsview
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco
2 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
2 6 (20.69%) Riverbed
2 6 (20.69%) SolarWinds
3 4 (13.79%) F5
3 4 (13.79%) Symantec
3 4 (13.79%) NetApp
3 4 (13.79%) Veritas
3 4 (13.79%) IBM
3 4 (13.79%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) Juniper