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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 88 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.27% 0.36% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 1.38% -
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 £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -
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
358 290 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.52% 25.78% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 315 262 243
Average salary £36,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
1 11 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) F5
2 9 (81.82%) CCSA
2 9 (81.82%) JNCIA
2 9 (81.82%) JNCIE
2 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 9 (81.82%) Network Security
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Blue Coat
3 4 (36.36%) ProCurve
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (18.18%) Aruba
4 2 (18.18%) Lync
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 2 (18.18%) SAN

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 9 (81.82%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (81.82%) Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 9 (81.82%) CCSA
2 9 (81.82%) JNCIA
2 9 (81.82%) JNCIE
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
2 9 (81.82%) F5
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Blue Coat
3 4 (36.36%) ProCurve
4 2 (18.18%) Aruba
4 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) McAfee
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft