The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 138 146 119
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -27
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 9 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.35% 0.20% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.80% 0.53% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 12
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
CCDA
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1124 952 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 43.30% 37.38% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 584 640 576
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,460
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £68,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CCDA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

CCDA Salary Trend in Reading

CCDA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) LAN
1 16 (100.00%) CCNP
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (87.50%) Network Design
2 14 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 13 (81.25%) CCDP
4 11 (68.75%) Network Security
5 10 (62.50%) Aruba
6 8 (50.00%) WAN
6 8 (50.00%) CCIE
6 8 (50.00%) CCIP
7 7 (43.75%) WLAN
8 6 (37.50%) F5
9 4 (25.00%) Wireless
10 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
10 3 (18.75%) Firewall
11 2 (12.50%) CCNA
12 1 (6.25%) HP

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 16 (100.00%) LAN
2 11 (68.75%) Network Security
3 8 (50.00%) WAN
4 7 (43.75%) WLAN
5 4 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
General
1 16 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Network Designer
1 16 (100.00%) Designer
2 15 (93.75%) Network Engineer
3 9 (56.25%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (56.25%) Security Engineer
3 9 (56.25%) Security Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CCNP
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (81.25%) CCDP
3 8 (50.00%) CCIE
3 8 (50.00%) CCIP
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 10 (62.50%) Aruba
4 6 (37.50%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) HP