The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 421 454 423
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -31
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 30 21 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.098% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.31% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 51
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £40,900 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -11.11%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6037 6690 7806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.24% 31.33% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4885 5005 6172
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CCDA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

CCDA Salary Trend in the South East

CCDA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCDA across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

CCDA Salary Histogram in the South East

CCDA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Kent - 15 £67,500 -
Surrey +1 6 £65,000 +30.00%
Berkshire +15 4 £52,500 -1.86%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £67,500 -
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 67 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (86.57%) CCNA
3 53 (79.10%) Firewall
4 52 (77.61%) Cisco
5 51 (76.12%) WAN
6 48 (71.64%) CCNP
7 43 (64.18%) Data Centre
8 35 (52.24%) VMware
9 34 (50.75%) OSPF
10 33 (49.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (47.76%) Cisco ASA
11 32 (47.76%) F5
12 31 (46.27%) MPLS
12 31 (46.27%) CCDP
13 30 (44.78%) CCIE
14 29 (43.28%) BGP
14 29 (43.28%) Presales
15 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
15 28 (41.79%) LAN
16 23 (34.33%) CheckPoint
17 22 (32.84%) CCSP
18 21 (31.34%) CCSA
18 21 (31.34%) Service Delivery
18 21 (31.34%) CCSE
19 20 (29.85%) Network Design
19 20 (29.85%) Palo Alto
20 19 (28.36%) Active Directory
20 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Certification
20 19 (28.36%) VPN
21 18 (26.87%) MS Excel

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 16 (23.88%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.48%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (26.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (79.10%) Firewall
2 51 (76.12%) WAN
3 34 (50.75%) OSPF
4 32 (47.76%) Cisco ASA
5 31 (46.27%) MPLS
6 29 (43.28%) BGP
7 28 (41.79%) LAN
8 19 (28.36%) VPN
9 18 (26.87%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (22.39%) Network Security
11 14 (20.90%) IPsec
11 14 (20.90%) SSL
12 13 (19.40%) Wireless
13 12 (17.91%) VLAN
13 12 (17.91%) VoIP
14 11 (16.42%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (16.42%) IPv4
14 11 (16.42%) Spanning Tree
15 8 (11.94%) Cisco Wireless
16 6 (8.96%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) MS Access
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Network Engineer
2 19 (28.36%) Architect
3 18 (26.87%) Network Architect
4 14 (20.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (19.40%) Network Design Architect
6 11 (16.42%) Consultant
6 11 (16.42%) Network Operations Engineer
6 11 (16.42%) Operations Engineer
6 11 (16.42%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
6 11 (16.42%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 8 (11.94%) Network Consultant
8 7 (10.45%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (10.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) VMware Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) Network Technical Architect
10 4 (5.97%) Server Technician
10 4 (5.97%) Technical Architect
11 3 (4.48%) IT Consultant
11 3 (4.48%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.49%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 43 (64.18%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.43%) iPad
3 3 (4.48%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Windows
1 16 (23.88%) Windows Server
2 11 (16.42%) Linux
2 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Presales
2 21 (31.34%) Service Delivery
3 20 (29.85%) Network Design
4 15 (22.39%) Load Balancing
5 11 (16.42%) High Availability
6 5 (7.46%) Network Architecture
7 4 (5.97%) Service Design
8 3 (4.48%) Process Management
9 2 (2.99%) Change Management
9 2 (2.99%) Line Management
9 2 (2.99%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.99%) Project Management
9 2 (2.99%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (86.57%) CCNA
3 48 (71.64%) CCNP
4 31 (46.27%) CCDP
5 30 (44.78%) CCIE
6 22 (32.84%) CCSP
7 21 (31.34%) CCSA
7 21 (31.34%) CCSE
8 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (23.88%) JNCIP
9 16 (23.88%) MCSA
10 15 (22.39%) JNCIE
11 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
12 11 (16.42%) CCIP
12 11 (16.42%) SC Cleared
12 11 (16.42%) VCP5
12 11 (16.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (11.94%) MCSE
14 7 (10.45%) JNCIA
15 4 (5.97%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (49.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (28.36%) Active Directory
3 18 (26.87%) Hyper-V
4 14 (20.90%) vSphere
5 3 (4.48%) vCloud
6 2 (2.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) SCCM
1 11 (16.42%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.99%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 52 (77.61%) Cisco
2 35 (52.24%) VMware
3 32 (47.76%) F5
4 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
5 23 (34.33%) CheckPoint
6 20 (29.85%) Palo Alto
7 18 (26.87%) Juniper
8 11 (16.42%) Fortinet
9 5 (7.46%) Avaya
9 5 (7.46%) HP
10 3 (4.48%) NetApp
11 2 (2.99%) Brocade
11 2 (2.99%) Citrix
11 2 (2.99%) Dell
11 2 (2.99%) EMC
11 2 (2.99%) Meraki
11 2 (2.99%) Nexenta
11 2 (2.99%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.49%) Extreme Networks