The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 223 201 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 4 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.065% 0.14% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £70,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1657 1504 2156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.86% 29.70% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1274 1910
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CCDA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

CCDA Salary Trend in the South West

CCDA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Wiltshire -10 3 £70,000 +52.17%
Gloucestershire -5 1 - -
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Network Management
4 2 (33.33%) Network Design
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) CCIE
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) ITSM
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Security+ Certification

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Altiris