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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Expert (CCDE)
Rank 882 844 861
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +17
Permanent jobs citing CCDE 11 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.018% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.037% 0.066% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 12
Average salary £52,500 £68,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.35% +16.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £77,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,750 £58,750
% change year-on-year
-2.32% -8.51%
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
29482 27364 30820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.60% 26.77% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23794 22179 26048
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -17 3 £56,250 +12.50%
South West - 2 £40,000 -
North East - 1 £40,000 -
CCDE
UK

CCDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco
3 14 (70.00%) CCDP
4 12 (60.00%) CCNP
4 12 (60.00%) CCIE
5 11 (55.00%) CCDA
6 10 (50.00%) Firewall
7 8 (40.00%) LAN
8 7 (35.00%) F5
8 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
9 6 (30.00%) CISSP
9 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (30.00%) Internet
9 6 (30.00%) Project Management
9 6 (30.00%) VMware
9 6 (30.00%) CCSP
9 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (30.00%) Middleware
9 6 (30.00%) Symantec
9 6 (30.00%) Network Architecture
9 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (30.00%) Line Management
10 5 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (25.00%) Hudson
10 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (25.00%) IBM XIV
10 5 (25.00%) Opsview

CCDE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 5 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) LAN
3 6 (30.00%) Internet
4 5 (25.00%) SAN
4 5 (25.00%) NAS
5 3 (15.00%) ISDN
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.00%) MPLS
6 2 (10.00%) OSPF
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) VoIP
6 2 (10.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) VPN
7 1 (5.00%) MGCP
7 1 (5.00%) H.323
7 1 (5.00%) Wireless
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
1 5 (25.00%) Informix
1 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
1 5 (25.00%) JIRA
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Hudson
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (25.00%) Games
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Engineering Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Middleware
2 5 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (25.00%) IBM XIV
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) Network Architecture
2 6 (30.00%) Line Management
3 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.00%) Budget Control
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Perl
1 5 (25.00%) PHP
1 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (70.00%) CCDP
3 12 (60.00%) CCIE
3 12 (60.00%) CCNP
4 11 (55.00%) CCDA
5 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (30.00%) CCSP
5 6 (30.00%) CISSP
6 5 (25.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (20.00%) CCNA
8 3 (15.00%) CCSA
9 1 (5.00%) CCSE
9 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Nagios
1 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (25.00%) Cacti
1 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
1 5 (25.00%) Opsview
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) F5
3 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (30.00%) Symantec
3 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) IBM
4 5 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) Juniper
4 5 (25.00%) NetApp
4 5 (25.00%) Veritas
4 5 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (15.00%) Mitel
6 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint