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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 407 410 374
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -36
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 35 28 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.13% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.41% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 65
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
7232 6871 7976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.99% 31.63% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5450 5400 6871
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 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
(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
Surrey +3 16 £50,000 -16.66%
Berkshire +11 13 £52,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +3 10 £52,500 -19.23%
Kent - 4 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 54 (80.60%) CCNP
3 52 (77.61%) Cisco
4 41 (61.19%) LAN
5 40 (59.70%) WAN
6 39 (58.21%) CCNA
7 33 (49.25%) CCDP
8 25 (37.31%) Telecoms
9 24 (35.82%) Firewall
9 24 (35.82%) Network Design
10 23 (34.33%) CheckPoint
10 23 (34.33%) VMware
11 22 (32.84%) CCIE
12 21 (31.34%) MPLS
13 20 (29.85%) VoIP
13 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
14 19 (28.36%) CCIP
15 18 (26.87%) Network Security
16 17 (25.37%) F5
17 16 (23.88%) Windows
18 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
18 14 (20.90%) Network Architecture
19 13 (19.40%) Linux
19 13 (19.40%) Wireless
20 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
20 12 (17.91%) OSPF
20 12 (17.91%) BGP
20 12 (17.91%) Degree
21 11 (16.42%) Aruba
22 10 (14.93%) VPN

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 5 (7.46%) Lync
2 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 41 (61.19%) LAN
2 40 (59.70%) WAN
3 24 (35.82%) Firewall
4 21 (31.34%) MPLS
5 20 (29.85%) VoIP
6 18 (26.87%) Network Security
7 13 (19.40%) Wireless
8 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
8 12 (17.91%) OSPF
8 12 (17.91%) BGP
9 10 (14.93%) VPN
9 10 (14.93%) VLAN
10 9 (13.43%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (11.94%) DNS
11 8 (11.94%) DHCP
12 7 (10.45%) Ethernet
12 7 (10.45%) WLAN
13 6 (8.96%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (7.46%) VPLS
14 5 (7.46%) SAN
General
1 25 (37.31%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.48%) Military
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 40 (59.70%) Network Engineer
2 19 (28.36%) Network Designer
2 19 (28.36%) Designer
3 13 (19.40%) Network Operations Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) Operations Engineer
3 13 (19.40%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (17.91%) Consultant
5 10 (14.93%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 10 (14.93%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) Security Designer
6 9 (13.43%) Security Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 4 (5.97%) Network Consultant
8 4 (5.97%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Design Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Network Design Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.48%) Statistics
3 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Windows
2 13 (19.40%) Linux
3 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.97%) SUSE
6 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Network Design
2 14 (20.90%) Network Architecture
3 5 (7.46%) ITIL
4 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.97%) Migration
5 3 (4.48%) SEO
5 3 (4.48%) Asset Management
5 3 (4.48%) Time Management
5 3 (4.48%) Network Management
5 3 (4.48%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.49%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (1.49%) SysML
7 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.49%) Release Management
7 1 (1.49%) UML
7 1 (1.49%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.49%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (80.60%) CCNP
3 39 (58.21%) CCNA
4 33 (49.25%) CCDP
5 22 (32.84%) CCIE
6 19 (28.36%) CCIP
7 12 (17.91%) Degree
8 9 (13.43%) CCSP
9 8 (11.94%) CCSA
9 8 (11.94%) JNCIP
10 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
10 6 (8.96%) JNCIA
10 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
11 5 (7.46%) CCSE
12 4 (5.97%) JNCIS
13 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
13 3 (4.48%) CISSP
13 3 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (2.99%) Check Point Certification
14 2 (2.99%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.93%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.97%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 52 (77.61%) Cisco
2 23 (34.33%) VMware
2 23 (34.33%) CheckPoint
3 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
4 17 (25.37%) F5
5 11 (16.42%) Aruba
6 7 (10.45%) Juniper
7 4 (5.97%) Dell
7 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.48%) Polycom
8 3 (4.48%) HP
8 3 (4.48%) Sophos
8 3 (4.48%) Avaya
9 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.49%) Remedy
10 1 (1.49%) Citrix
10 1 (1.49%) Nokia