The table below looks at the statistics for CCDP in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 237 228 221
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCDP 8 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.40% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 5
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £38,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
CCDP
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
1970 1744 1980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.37% 29.94% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1590 1407 1653
Average salary £40,000 £38,370 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.24% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCDP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CCDP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CCDP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

CCDP Salary Trend in the South West

CCDP
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 CCDP within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Devon - 4 £35,750 -
Bristol -2 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Wiltshire -6 2 £37,000 -12.94% 1
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing CCDP 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 CCDP.

1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (95.83%) CCNP
3 18 (75.00%) Juniper
3 18 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 18 (75.00%) Firewall
4 16 (66.67%) CCNA
5 10 (41.67%) F5
6 9 (37.50%) VPN
6 9 (37.50%) IPsec
6 9 (37.50%) Network Design
6 9 (37.50%) SolarWinds
7 8 (33.33%) ITIL
7 8 (33.33%) LAN
7 8 (33.33%) WAN
7 8 (33.33%) BGP
8 7 (29.17%) SLA
8 7 (29.17%) OSPF
8 7 (29.17%) Network Security
8 7 (29.17%) Network Management
8 7 (29.17%) DMVPN
8 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (25.00%) VoIP
9 6 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
9 6 (25.00%) Firmware
9 6 (25.00%) Process Management
9 6 (25.00%) Change Management
9 6 (25.00%) CESG
9 6 (25.00%) BIG-IP
9 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing CCDP 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 CCDP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) IPsec
2 9 (37.50%) VPN
3 8 (33.33%) BGP
3 8 (33.33%) LAN
3 8 (33.33%) WAN
4 7 (29.17%) Network Security
4 7 (29.17%) OSPF
4 7 (29.17%) DMVPN
5 6 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (25.00%) BIG-IP
5 6 (25.00%) VoIP
6 4 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (8.33%) ISDN
7 2 (8.33%) SSL
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (8.33%) Junos
7 2 (8.33%) TACACS
8 1 (4.17%) Wireless
8 1 (4.17%) VLAN
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) Network Designer
2 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Designer
2 2 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) Designer
2 2 (8.33%) Senior Designer
2 2 (8.33%) Consultant
2 2 (8.33%) FlexPod Consultant
3 1 (4.17%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (4.17%) IT Support
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Network Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) CESG
2 2 (8.33%) PKI
2 2 (8.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Network Design
2 8 (33.33%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) Network Management
3 7 (29.17%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (25.00%) Process Management
4 6 (25.00%) Change Management
4 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (20.83%) Network Architecture
5 5 (20.83%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
5 5 (20.83%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) Demand Forecasting
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (95.83%) CCNP
3 16 (66.67%) CCNA
4 6 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
4 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) CCIE
6 4 (16.67%) CCDA
7 3 (12.50%) CCSE
8 2 (8.33%) CCDE
8 2 (8.33%) CCSA
8 2 (8.33%) CCVP
8 2 (8.33%) VTSP
8 2 (8.33%) MCSE
8 2 (8.33%) CISSP
8 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (8.33%) CCSP
8 2 (8.33%) CCIP
9 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Firmware
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (75.00%) Juniper
2 18 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (41.67%) F5
4 9 (37.50%) SolarWinds
5 6 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 6 (25.00%) Riverbed
6 4 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (16.67%) Infoblox
7 3 (12.50%) HP
8 2 (8.33%) Mitel
8 2 (8.33%) NetApp
8 2 (8.33%) IBM
8 2 (8.33%) Microsoft