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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 172 179 179
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 13 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.39% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 1.04% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 6
Average salary £47,750 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.50% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
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
769 869 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.03% 24.69% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 585 740 552
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 10 February 2016.

CCDA Salary Histogram in Leeds

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 18 (94.74%) CCNP
3 17 (89.47%) Firewall
3 17 (89.47%) CCNA
4 16 (84.21%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (57.89%) LAN
5 11 (57.89%) WAN
6 10 (52.63%) VPN
7 9 (47.37%) CCIE
8 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
8 8 (42.11%) BGP
8 8 (42.11%) MPLS
8 8 (42.11%) Wireless
8 8 (42.11%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (42.11%) Palo Alto
9 7 (36.84%) Cisco Wireless
9 7 (36.84%) Cisco ISE
9 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
9 7 (36.84%) Network Security
9 7 (36.84%) Change Control
9 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
9 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
9 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
9 7 (36.84%) ITIL
10 6 (31.58%) F5
11 5 (26.32%) SQL
11 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
11 5 (26.32%) Service Management

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) Firewall
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (57.89%) LAN
3 11 (57.89%) WAN
4 10 (52.63%) VPN
5 8 (42.11%) BGP
5 8 (42.11%) MPLS
5 8 (42.11%) Wireless
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco ISE
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (36.84%) Network Security
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (15.79%) DNS
7 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.79%) VLAN
8 1 (5.26%) DHCP
8 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
8 1 (5.26%) PPP
8 1 (5.26%) SMTP
8 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Network Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Presales Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Presales Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Security Presales Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (36.84%) Change Control
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
2 7 (36.84%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) ITSM
3 5 (26.32%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) BCP
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Coaching
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Network Design
4 2 (10.53%) Presales
4 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (94.74%) CCNP
3 17 (89.47%) CCNA
4 9 (47.37%) CCIE
5 4 (21.05%) CCDP
5 4 (21.05%) CCSA
5 4 (21.05%) CCSE
6 2 (10.53%) CISSP
7 1 (5.26%) CCSP
7 1 (5.26%) CEH
7 1 (5.26%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) BS25999
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
2 8 (42.11%) Palo Alto
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) Juniper
6 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.26%) CommVault
7 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.26%) VMware