The first table below looks at the demand for CCDA in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 820 790 766
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -24
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 93 92 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.085% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 84 84 121
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31774 29671 33039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.28% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24870 23890 28299
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCDA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCDA within the UK.

CCDA Salary Trend in the UK

CCDA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCDA over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 within the UK.

CCDA Salary Histogram in the UK

CCDA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
England -11 86 £57,500 +27.77% 14
South East +38 58 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Hampshire +51 48 £58,750 +30.55%
Hook - 47 £60,000 -
Yorkshire -28 13 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Sheffield -5 9 £57,500 +35.29% 1
South Yorkshire -6 9 £57,500 +35.29% 1
London -79 6 £58,750 +17.50% 3
Wales -12 4 £45,000 -21.73%
West Yorkshire -35 4 £40,500 -10.00% 1
Leeds -38 4 £40,500 -10.00% 1
South Wales -9 3 £45,000 -21.73%
South West -11 3 £70,000 +86.66% 2
City of London -13 3 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Wiltshire - 3 £70,000 -
Kent - 3 - -
Swindon - 3 £70,000 -
Berkshire +4 2 - -
Birmingham -3 2 £65,000 +44.44%
West Midlands -16 2 £65,000 +44.44%
Bracknell - 2 - -
North West 0 1 £50,500 +12.22% 2
Manchester -13 1 £50,500 +12.22% 2
East of England -14 1 - - 2
North Wales - 1 £50,000 -
Southampton - 1 £55,000 -
Stockport - 1 £50,500 -
Basildon - 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 - - 1
Wrexham - 1 £50,000 -

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 183 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 153 (83.61%) Cisco
3 135 (73.77%) CCDP
4 131 (71.58%) LAN
5 94 (51.37%) Telecoms
6 79 (43.17%) HP
7 77 (42.08%) Degree
8 71 (38.80%) C
9 68 (37.16%) CCNP
10 52 (28.42%) Finance
11 45 (24.59%) CCNA
12 44 (24.04%) WAN
13 39 (21.31%) Firewall
14 35 (19.13%) CCIE
15 29 (15.85%) Microsoft
16 27 (14.75%) VoIP
16 27 (14.75%) MPLS
17 24 (13.11%) Wireless
18 22 (12.02%) Juniper
19 21 (11.48%) Network Design
20 19 (10.38%) CCSA
20 19 (10.38%) VPN
20 19 (10.38%) Network Security
20 19 (10.38%) F5
21 18 (9.84%) SC Cleared
21 18 (9.84%) Security Cleared
22 17 (9.29%) CCDE
22 17 (9.29%) CheckPoint
23 15 (8.20%) VPLS
23 15 (8.20%) Lync

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 15 (8.20%) Lync
2 4 (2.19%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.55%) IIS
4 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 131 (71.58%) LAN
2 44 (24.04%) WAN
3 39 (21.31%) Firewall
4 27 (14.75%) VoIP
4 27 (14.75%) MPLS
5 24 (13.11%) Wireless
6 19 (10.38%) VPN
6 19 (10.38%) Network Security
7 15 (8.20%) VPLS
8 14 (7.65%) OSPF
9 13 (7.10%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (6.56%) Unified Communications
11 11 (6.01%) BGP
12 9 (4.92%) TCP/IP
13 8 (4.37%) SAN
13 8 (4.37%) Internet
14 7 (3.83%) DNS
14 7 (3.83%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (3.28%) VLAN
16 5 (2.73%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.09%) MS Access
General
1 94 (51.37%) Telecoms
2 52 (28.42%) Finance
3 3 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.55%) Advertising
4 1 (0.55%) Electronics
4 1 (0.55%) Banking
4 1 (0.55%) Retail
4 1 (0.55%) Marketing
4 1 (0.55%) French Language
4 1 (0.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 61 (33.33%) Consultant
2 41 (22.40%) Technical Design Authority
3 26 (14.21%) Network Engineer
4 17 (9.29%) Designer
5 12 (6.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 12 (6.56%) Security Engineer
6 10 (5.46%) Architect
6 10 (5.46%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (4.37%) Support Engineer
8 7 (3.83%) Network Consultant
8 7 (3.83%) Network Designer
8 7 (3.83%) Network Support
8 7 (3.83%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (3.83%) Pre Sales Engineer
9 6 (3.28%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (3.28%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (3.28%) Network Architect
9 6 (3.28%) Sales Consultant
10 5 (2.73%) Voice Consultant
11 4 (2.19%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (1.64%) Firmware
2 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.55%) Replication
2 1 (0.55%) Fixed Income
2 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
2 1 (0.55%) DTV
2 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.55%) Derivative
2 1 (0.55%) Smartphone
2 1 (0.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.92%) Windows
2 5 (2.73%) UNIX
3 4 (2.19%) Linux
4 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.09%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.55%) AIX
5 1 (0.55%) Solaris
5 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (11.48%) Network Design
2 12 (6.56%) ITIL
3 9 (4.92%) Network Architecture
4 7 (3.83%) Service Delivery
4 7 (3.83%) Project Management
5 6 (3.28%) Time Management
6 5 (2.73%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (2.19%) Change Management
8 3 (1.64%) Problem Management
8 3 (1.64%) Incident Management
8 3 (1.64%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (1.64%) Network Management
9 2 (1.09%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (1.09%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.09%) Load Balancing
9 2 (1.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (0.55%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (0.55%) Data Management
10 1 (0.55%) Business Continuity
10 1 (0.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 71 (38.80%) C
2 3 (1.64%) SQL
3 2 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 183 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 135 (73.77%) CCDP
3 77 (42.08%) Degree
4 68 (37.16%) CCNP
5 45 (24.59%) CCNA
6 35 (19.13%) CCIE
7 19 (10.38%) CCSA
8 18 (9.84%) SC Cleared
8 18 (9.84%) Security Cleared
9 17 (9.29%) CCDE
10 13 (7.10%) CCVP
11 12 (6.56%) CCIP
12 11 (6.01%) CCSE
13 10 (5.46%) CCSP
14 9 (4.92%) JNCIE
15 8 (4.37%) CISSP
15 8 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (4.37%) Check Point Certification
16 7 (3.83%) MCSE
16 7 (3.83%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.55%) SLA
1 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (4.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.09%) XenApp
4 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.64%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 153 (83.61%) Cisco
2 79 (43.17%) HP
3 29 (15.85%) Microsoft
4 22 (12.02%) Juniper
5 19 (10.38%) F5
6 17 (9.29%) CheckPoint
7 14 (7.65%) VMware
8 8 (4.37%) Citrix
9 7 (3.83%) Fortinet
10 5 (2.73%) Avaya
10 5 (2.73%) Riverbed
11 3 (1.64%) BT
11 3 (1.64%) SonicWALL
11 3 (1.64%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.64%) Aruba
12 2 (1.09%) ProCurve
12 2 (1.09%) Blue Coat
13 1 (0.55%) Altiris
13 1 (0.55%) SAP
13 1 (0.55%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bens, bonus, car
Posted: 20 hours ago
Filton, Gloucestershire
BAE - AMS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
South East
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + car + benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Xchanging
Salary: Bens, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 25 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 26 days ago