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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 829 878 879
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +1
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 50 84 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.079% 0.087%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.29% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 41 63 85
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%

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
23102 29055 31707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.77% 27.48% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18254 23003 25407
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CCDA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 11 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the UK over the 3 months to 11 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +34 49 £45,000 -14.28% 3
London +38 15 £65,000 +30.00%
South East +52 13 £45,000 -14.28% 2
West Midlands -11 10 £42,500 -
Derbyshire +22 7 £35,000 -39.13%
Southampton +10 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hampshire +10 7 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East Midlands +5 7 £35,000 -26.70% 1
Chesterfield - 6 £28,500 -
Telford - 4 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 4 - -
Crawley - 4 - -
Gatwick - 4 - -
Shropshire - 4 £42,500 -
Coventry - 4 £38,750 -
Kent +13 2 £67,500 +17.39%
Eastleigh - 2 £45,000 - 1
West Malling - 2 £67,500 -
South West - 2 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire +20 1 £72,500 +51.04%
Leeds +14 1 £72,500 +51.04%
Yorkshire +14 1 £72,500 +51.04%
Manchester -21 1 £45,000 -21.73%
North West -23 1 £45,000 -21.73%
Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £57,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £55,000 -
South Wales - 1 £55,000 -
Dudley - 1 - -

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing CCDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CCDA.

1 132 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (88.64%) Cisco
3 108 (81.82%) CCNP
4 85 (64.39%) CCDP
5 75 (56.82%) CCNA
6 63 (47.73%) CCIE
7 51 (38.64%) Firewall
8 50 (37.88%) WAN
9 48 (36.36%) VPN
10 43 (32.58%) LAN
10 43 (32.58%) CheckPoint
11 40 (30.30%) Presales
12 33 (25.00%) F5
13 32 (24.24%) Wireless
14 30 (22.73%) MPLS
14 30 (22.73%) Juniper
15 26 (19.70%) VoIP
16 25 (18.94%) BGP
17 24 (18.18%) Data Centre
18 23 (17.42%) Cisco Nexus
18 23 (17.42%) Telecoms
18 23 (17.42%) CCDE
19 22 (16.67%) OSPF
20 19 (14.39%) Fortinet
21 17 (12.88%) Network Design
22 15 (11.36%) Security Cleared
22 15 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
23 14 (10.61%) Migration
23 14 (10.61%) Cisco Wireless
24 13 (9.85%) Palo Alto

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.79%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.27%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.27%) IaaS
2 3 (2.27%) Office 365
2 3 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (38.64%) Firewall
2 50 (37.88%) WAN
3 48 (36.36%) VPN
4 43 (32.58%) LAN
5 32 (24.24%) Wireless
6 30 (22.73%) MPLS
7 26 (19.70%) VoIP
8 25 (18.94%) BGP
9 23 (17.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 22 (16.67%) OSPF
11 15 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (10.61%) Cisco Wireless
13 11 (8.33%) Network Security
13 11 (8.33%) TCP/IP
13 11 (8.33%) VLAN
14 10 (7.58%) Q.931
14 10 (7.58%) SS7
14 10 (7.58%) Unified Communications
15 9 (6.82%) DSL
15 9 (6.82%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.27%) Big Data
2 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (17.42%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.82%) Finance
3 7 (5.30%) Retail
4 3 (2.27%) Banking
5 2 (1.52%) Games
5 2 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 37 (28.03%) Cisco Engineer
3 28 (21.21%) Architect
4 24 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 21 (15.91%) Network Architect
5 21 (15.91%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (10.61%) Consultant
6 14 (10.61%) Network Support
7 13 (9.85%) Presales Engineer
7 13 (9.85%) Support Engineer
8 12 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
9 10 (7.58%) Cisco Design Engineer
10 9 (6.82%) Designer
10 9 (6.82%) Network Designer
10 9 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Cisco IPT Engineer
11 8 (6.06%) Network Consultant
11 8 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
12 7 (5.30%) Security Engineer
13 6 (4.55%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.03%) XMPP
2 1 (0.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.82%) Driving Licence
3 6 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.79%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.03%) iPad
6 3 (2.27%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.27%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.52%) BYOD
7 2 (1.52%) CMDB
7 2 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.76%) EPoS
8 1 (0.76%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.09%) Windows
2 11 (8.33%) Linux
3 5 (3.79%) Unix
4 2 (1.52%) Debian
4 2 (1.52%) Solaris
4 2 (1.52%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.30%) Presales
2 17 (12.88%) Network Design
3 14 (10.61%) Migration
4 13 (9.85%) Service Delivery
5 8 (6.06%) ITIL
5 8 (6.06%) Load Balancing
6 7 (5.30%) Project Management
7 6 (4.55%) TOGAF
8 5 (3.79%) Capacity Management
8 5 (3.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (3.79%) High Availability
8 5 (3.79%) MODAF
8 5 (3.79%) Zachman Framework
9 4 (3.03%) Coaching
9 4 (3.03%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (3.03%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (2.27%) ITIL V2
10 3 (2.27%) Network Architecture
10 3 (2.27%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 132 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 108 (81.82%) CCNP
3 85 (64.39%) CCDP
4 75 (56.82%) CCNA
5 63 (47.73%) CCIE
6 23 (17.42%) CCDE
7 15 (11.36%) Security Cleared
8 11 (8.33%) SC Cleared
9 10 (7.58%) CCIP
9 10 (7.58%) CCSA
10 9 (6.82%) CCSE
11 7 (5.30%) Degree
12 5 (3.79%) CCSP
12 5 (3.79%) JNCIE
12 5 (3.79%) JNCIP
13 4 (3.03%) CCNP Voice
13 4 (3.03%) JNCIS
14 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (1.52%) MCSA
15 2 (1.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.79%) SLA
3 4 (3.03%) HIPAA
System Software
1 8 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.27%) Firmware
4 2 (1.52%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.52%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (3.03%) Cisco CME
3 2 (1.52%) OPNET
4 1 (0.76%) Nagios
4 1 (0.76%) SCCM
4 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 117 (88.64%) Cisco
2 43 (32.58%) CheckPoint
3 33 (25.00%) F5
4 30 (22.73%) Juniper
5 19 (14.39%) Fortinet
6 13 (9.85%) Palo Alto
6 13 (9.85%) VMware
7 9 (6.82%) Aruba
8 8 (6.06%) Meraki
9 7 (5.30%) Barracuda Networks
9 7 (5.30%) HP
10 6 (4.55%) NETGEAR
10 6 (4.55%) WatchGuard
11 5 (3.79%) Extreme Networks
11 5 (3.79%) Microsoft
12 4 (3.03%) AirMagnet
12 4 (3.03%) SonicWALL
13 3 (2.27%) Blue Coat
13 3 (2.27%) Citrix
13 3 (2.27%) EMC
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