The first table below looks at the demand for CCDA in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 17 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 250 254 239
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.070% 0.027% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.11% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £64,000 £50,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% +49.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.25% +9.00%
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1682 1805 1709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.44% 24.49% 24.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1313 1476 1464
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CCDA
England

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CCDA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

CCDA Salary Trend in the North West

CCDA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester +6 3 £64,000 +28.00%
Merseyside - 1 - -
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) CCDP
4 6 (50.00%) CCNA
5 5 (41.67%) CCNP
6 4 (33.33%) Lync
6 4 (33.33%) Unified Communications
7 3 (25.00%) Wireless
7 3 (25.00%) Avaya
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) CCIE
8 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 2 (16.67%) ADSL
8 2 (16.67%) LAN
8 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
8 2 (16.67%) Network Design
8 2 (16.67%) MPLS
8 2 (16.67%) VPLS
9 1 (8.33%) Degree
9 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (8.33%) Network Security
9 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (8.33%) Product Management
9 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
9 1 (8.33%) Finance
9 1 (8.33%) VMware
9 1 (8.33%) CCVP
9 1 (8.33%) Retail

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) VPLS
4 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 2 (16.67%) ADSL
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Local Government
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XMPP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (8.33%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCDP
3 6 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (41.67%) CCNP
5 3 (25.00%) CCIE
6 1 (8.33%) CCSP
6 1 (8.33%) CCIP
6 1 (8.33%) CCVP
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Experis IT
Salary: £64000 per annum + 7K Car Allow + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 20k Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago