The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 798 860 863
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +3
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 136 90 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.084% 0.070%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 109 69 63
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,100 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,100 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+3.50% +3.09%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28441 29525 28128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.05% 27.72% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22731 23597 22083
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 8 February 2016 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 8 February 2016. 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 +47 132 £52,500 +5.00% 27
South East +24 45 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Surrey +21 31 £52,500 +5.00% 3
London +7 30 £60,000 +9.09% 5
West Midlands - 26 £44,750 - 2
Yorkshire +19 20 £47,500 -5.00% 1
West Yorkshire +23 18 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Leeds +12 14 £48,000 -4.00%
Warwickshire - 12 - -
Rugby - 12 - -
City of London +66 9 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Dorking +17 9 £52,500 +5.00%
East of England +5 8 £67,500 +3.84% 10
Leatherhead - 6 £65,000 -
Worcestershire - 6 £39,000 -
Worcester - 6 £39,000 -
Guildford 0 5 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire 0 5 £65,000 +54.76% 2
Shropshire - 5 £47,500 - 2
Telford - 5 £47,500 - 2
Reading +3 4 £65,000 -7.14%
Bradford - 4 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £40,000 -
Essex 0 3 £67,500 +3.84% 4
Hertfordshire - 3 £67,500 - 3
Southampton - 3 £40,000 -
Kent +12 2 £41,000 -8.88% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 2 £69,250 +105.18% 2
South West +1 2 £46,150 +15.37% 1
Reigate -6 2 £68,000 +13.33% 2

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 200 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 173 (86.50%) Cisco
3 158 (79.00%) CCNP
4 138 (69.00%) CCNA
5 119 (59.50%) Firewall
6 117 (58.50%) WAN
7 89 (44.50%) Data Centre
8 87 (43.50%) CCDP
9 80 (40.00%) BGP
10 75 (37.50%) Juniper
10 75 (37.50%) LAN
11 74 (37.00%) F5
12 73 (36.50%) CCIE
12 73 (36.50%) MPLS
13 72 (36.00%) OSPF
14 71 (35.50%) Microsoft
15 70 (35.00%) Network Design
15 70 (35.00%) Presales
16 68 (34.00%) VMware
17 66 (33.00%) Wireless
18 64 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
19 57 (28.50%) VMware Infrastructure
20 55 (27.50%) CheckPoint
21 54 (27.00%) VPN
22 48 (24.00%) Palo Alto
23 46 (23.00%) VLAN
23 46 (23.00%) Network Security
24 45 (22.50%) Load Balancing
25 36 (18.00%) Active Directory
26 35 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (6.00%) Skype for Business
4 11 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 119 (59.50%) Firewall
2 117 (58.50%) WAN
3 80 (40.00%) BGP
4 75 (37.50%) LAN
5 73 (36.50%) MPLS
6 72 (36.00%) OSPF
7 66 (33.00%) Wireless
8 64 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
9 54 (27.00%) VPN
10 46 (23.00%) Network Security
10 46 (23.00%) VLAN
11 35 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
12 28 (14.00%) Cisco IOS
13 27 (13.50%) VoIP
14 26 (13.00%) DNS
14 26 (13.00%) SSL
15 23 (11.50%) Cisco Wireless
16 20 (10.00%) IPsec
16 20 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
17 17 (8.50%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (13.50%) Telecoms
2 26 (13.00%) Finance
3 7 (3.50%) Banking
4 6 (3.00%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.50%) Law
5 5 (2.50%) Military
6 4 (2.00%) Retail
7 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.00%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 87 (43.50%) Network Engineer
2 41 (20.50%) Consultant
3 33 (16.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 30 (15.00%) Architect
5 19 (9.50%) Network Consultant
5 19 (9.50%) Network Operations Engineer
5 19 (9.50%) Operations Engineer
5 19 (9.50%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 19 (9.50%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 18 (9.00%) Analyst
6 18 (9.00%) Network Analyst
7 17 (8.50%) Cisco Engineer
7 17 (8.50%) Network Architect
7 17 (8.50%) Presales Consultant
8 16 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 14 (7.00%) Network Security Engineer
9 14 (7.00%) Security Engineer
10 10 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (4.50%) Network Designer
11 9 (4.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.50%) XMPP
2 2 (1.00%) CSS
3 1 (0.50%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.50%) COM
3 1 (0.50%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 89 (44.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.50%) iPad
3 5 (2.50%) CCTV
3 5 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.50%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.00%) IVR
6 2 (1.00%) PKI
6 2 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.50%) Windows
2 28 (14.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (10.00%) Linux
4 14 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (35.00%) Network Design
1 70 (35.00%) Presales
2 45 (22.50%) Load Balancing
3 24 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 19 (9.50%) High Availability
5 18 (9.00%) ITIL
6 16 (8.00%) Network Architecture
7 15 (7.50%) Project Management
8 13 (6.50%) Mentoring
9 10 (5.00%) Change Control
10 9 (4.50%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (4.00%) Business Development
11 8 (4.00%) Coaching
11 8 (4.00%) Migration
12 7 (3.50%) PRINCE2
12 7 (3.50%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (3.50%) Validation
13 5 (2.50%) Change Management
13 5 (2.50%) ITSM
13 5 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.50%) SQL
2 1 (0.50%) C
2 1 (0.50%) C++
2 1 (0.50%) Java
2 1 (0.50%) Perl
2 1 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 200 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 158 (79.00%) CCNP
3 138 (69.00%) CCNA
4 87 (43.50%) CCDP
5 73 (36.50%) CCIE
6 33 (16.50%) CCSE
7 32 (16.00%) CCSA
7 32 (16.00%) CCSP
8 30 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 26 (13.00%) JNCIP
10 23 (11.50%) CCIP
11 22 (11.00%) JNCIE
11 22 (11.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (10.50%) SC Cleared
13 19 (9.50%) MCSA
14 14 (7.00%) JNCIA
15 12 (6.00%) Degree
16 11 (5.50%) VCP5
16 11 (5.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 10 (5.00%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.00%) SLA
2 3 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.50%) BS25999
4 1 (0.50%) COBIT
4 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 57 (28.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (18.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (7.50%) Hyper-V
4 14 (7.00%) vSphere
5 3 (1.50%) vCloud
6 2 (1.00%) XenApp
7 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (5.50%) FortiGate
1 11 (5.50%) SCCM
1 11 (5.50%) SCOrch
2 8 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.50%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (1.50%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 173 (86.50%) Cisco
2 75 (37.50%) Juniper
3 74 (37.00%) F5
4 71 (35.50%) Microsoft
5 68 (34.00%) VMware
6 55 (27.50%) CheckPoint
7 48 (24.00%) Palo Alto
8 28 (14.00%) Avaya
8 28 (14.00%) Meraki
9 24 (12.00%) Fortinet
10 22 (11.00%) HP
11 16 (8.00%) IBM
12 8 (4.00%) Citrix
12 8 (4.00%) EMC
13 7 (3.50%) NetApp
13 7 (3.50%) Riverbed
14 6 (3.00%) Infoblox
15 4 (2.00%) Barracuda Networks
15 4 (2.00%) Forcepoint
15 4 (2.00%) Veeam
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 45,000 - 60,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Peopleworks
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum £60,000 to £65,000 + Bonus + Excelle
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £77000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Norfolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Software Personnel International Ltd
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 11 days ago
Stevenage
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reigate
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 12 days ago
Norfolk
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 12 days ago
Chelmsford
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £650000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Telford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Telford
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car & benefits
Posted: 26 days ago