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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 85 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.28% 0.34% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 1.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £37,500 £56,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
CCDA
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
322 326 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.76% 27.86% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 282 281 261
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CCDA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

CCDA Salary Trend in South Wales

CCDA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCDA across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CCDA Salary Histogram in South Wales

CCDA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Cardiff -9 1 £67,500 +20.00%
CCDA
Wales

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
2 10 (90.91%) SC Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
3 9 (81.82%) F5
3 9 (81.82%) Firewall
4 8 (72.73%) CISSP
4 8 (72.73%) CCSA
4 8 (72.73%) JNCIA
4 8 (72.73%) JNCIE
4 8 (72.73%) Network Security
5 4 (36.36%) ProCurve
5 4 (36.36%) Blue Coat
5 4 (36.36%) HP
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) LAN
6 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (18.18%) Aruba
7 2 (18.18%) Lync
7 2 (18.18%) VoIP
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 2 (18.18%) McAfee
7 2 (18.18%) Telecoms

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (18.18%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) BGP
5 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (72.73%) Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) SC Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) Security Cleared
3 8 (72.73%) CCSA
3 8 (72.73%) JNCIA
3 8 (72.73%) JNCIE
3 8 (72.73%) CISSP
4 1 (9.09%) CCIE
4 1 (9.09%) CCDP
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
3 9 (81.82%) F5
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Blue Coat
4 4 (36.36%) ProCurve
5 2 (18.18%) Aruba
5 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
5 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) McAfee
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft