The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 240 242 259
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.015% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.062% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £32,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
CCDA
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1964 1624 1793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 28.23% 24.92% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1310 1429
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCDA across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

CCDA Salary Histogram 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 27 February 2015. 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
Manchester - 11 £32,500 - 5
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Network Design
2 11 (91.67%) MPLS
3 10 (83.33%) BGP
4 8 (66.67%) SLA
4 8 (66.67%) Firewall
5 7 (58.33%) Cisco
6 5 (41.67%) WAN
6 5 (41.67%) CCNA
7 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
8 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (25.00%) Business Development
9 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
9 1 (8.33%) IPsec
9 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
9 1 (8.33%) PKI
9 1 (8.33%) Degree
9 1 (8.33%) Network Security
9 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
9 1 (8.33%) VCP4
9 1 (8.33%) CCDP
9 1 (8.33%) Juniper
9 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (8.33%) OSPF
9 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
9 1 (8.33%) IKE
9 1 (8.33%) VPN
9 1 (8.33%) SSL
9 1 (8.33%) CCIE

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) MPLS
2 10 (83.33%) BGP
3 8 (66.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (8.33%) IKE
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Design Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Network Design
2 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Business Development
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
2 5 (41.67%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCDP
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £1 per annum + SALARY NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + £6K per year car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago