The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 181 145 135
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -10
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.079% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.93% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Average salary £36,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
864 648 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.83% 23.30% 26.77%
Number of salaries quoted 740 501 516
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCDA
West Yorkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) CCNA
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) Wireless
3 7 (77.78%) WAN
3 7 (77.78%) LAN
3 7 (77.78%) CCDP
3 7 (77.78%) VPN
4 6 (66.67%) Network Design
4 6 (66.67%) VLAN
4 6 (66.67%) Fortinet
4 6 (66.67%) VPLS
4 6 (66.67%) BT 21CN
4 6 (66.67%) BT
4 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 6 (66.67%) Internet
4 6 (66.67%) MPLS
4 6 (66.67%) OSPF
5 3 (33.33%) CCIE
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
7 1 (11.11%) Local Government
7 1 (11.11%) XMPP
7 1 (11.11%) MCTS
7 1 (11.11%) MCITP
7 1 (11.11%) CCVP
7 1 (11.11%) Retail
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
1 7 (77.78%) Wireless
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) BT 21CN
2 6 (66.67%) VLAN
2 6 (66.67%) VPLS
2 6 (66.67%) Internet
2 6 (66.67%) MPLS
2 6 (66.67%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Consultant
2 6 (66.67%) Sales Consultant
2 6 (66.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 6 (66.67%) Network Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) CCNA
3 7 (77.78%) CCDP
4 3 (33.33%) CCIE
5 1 (11.11%) CCSP
5 1 (11.11%) MCSE
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) CCVP
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (11.11%) MCTS
5 1 (11.11%) MCITP
5 1 (11.11%) NCDA
5 1 (11.11%) VCAP
5 1 (11.11%) VCP5
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) BT
2 6 (66.67%) Fortinet
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp