The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 177 149 155
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +6
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 0.46% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -
CCDA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
909 654 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.54% 25.17% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 752 490 516
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CCDA
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

CCDA Salary Trend in Leeds

CCDA
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCDA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

CCDA Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (100.00%) CCIE
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) CCNA
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
4 5 (62.50%) CCVP
4 5 (62.50%) CCDP
4 5 (62.50%) CCSP
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco
4 5 (62.50%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) Wireless
4 5 (62.50%) Riverbed
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 3 (37.50%) LAN
6 3 (37.50%) WAN
6 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (37.50%) XenApp
7 2 (25.00%) Multicast
7 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
7 2 (25.00%) Network Design
7 2 (25.00%) RTSP
7 2 (25.00%) Firewall
7 2 (25.00%) CISSP
7 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
7 2 (25.00%) MPLS
7 2 (25.00%) OSPF
7 2 (25.00%) BGP
7 2 (25.00%) EIGRP

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
1 5 (62.50%) Wireless
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Multicast
4 2 (25.00%) RTSP
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (25.00%) SNMP
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) Network Design Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) Network Design Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Network Support
4 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Network Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCIE
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) CCNA
4 5 (62.50%) CCVP
4 5 (62.50%) CCDP
4 5 (62.50%) CCSP
5 2 (25.00%) CISSP
6 1 (12.50%) MCSE
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (12.50%) MCTS
6 1 (12.50%) MCITP
6 1 (12.50%) NCDA
6 1 (12.50%) VCAP
6 1 (12.50%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Riverbed
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Dell