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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 834 880 877
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -3
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 77 84 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.077% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.28% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 73 64 81
Median salary £47,500 £48,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £37,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £71,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -9.52%

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
24577 29935 31074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.05% 27.29% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19779 24168 24219
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +50 75 £47,500 - 9
South East +30 23 £47,500 - 4
London +49 15 £65,000 +4.00% 2
West Midlands +6 15 £49,000 -34.66% 3
Hampshire +17 11 £47,500 +5.55% 3
South West +11 10 £41,750 -1.76%
Yorkshire +21 8 £35,000 -10.25%
Berkshire +31 7 £55,000 +15.78%
Sheffield +21 7 £35,000 -41.66%
South Yorkshire +14 7 £35,000 -41.66%
Coventry - 7 £37,500 - 1
Birmingham - 7 £55,000 -
Basingstoke -10 6 £47,500 +5.55%
Southampton - 5 £45,000 - 3
Corsham - 5 £38,000 -
Wiltshire - 5 £38,000 -
North West +16 3 £37,500 -31.81%
Reading +10 3 £55,000 -
Crawley - 3 - -
Gatwick - 3 - -
Warrington - 3 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 3 - -
Slough - 2 £55,000 -
Scotland +24 1 £62,500 +25.00%
Hertfordshire +18 1 £66,000 -
East of England +9 1 £66,000 -
West Yorkshire +5 1 £35,000 -5.40%
Surrey +1 1 £66,000 +59.03% 1
Maidenhead - 1 £47,500 -

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 127 (90.07%) Cisco
3 119 (84.40%) CCNP
4 104 (73.76%) CCDP
5 79 (56.03%) CCNA
6 71 (50.35%) CCIE
7 63 (44.68%) WAN
8 60 (42.55%) LAN
9 56 (39.72%) Firewall
10 48 (34.04%) Wireless
11 47 (33.33%) VPN
12 42 (29.79%) CheckPoint
13 39 (27.66%) MPLS
14 38 (26.95%) Juniper
14 38 (26.95%) Presales
15 36 (25.53%) F5
16 32 (22.70%) Cisco Nexus
17 30 (21.28%) Data Centre
18 29 (20.57%) Network Design
18 29 (20.57%) OSPF
18 29 (20.57%) BGP
19 26 (18.44%) Telecoms
20 23 (16.31%) Cisco ASA
21 21 (14.89%) Cisco Wireless
22 19 (13.48%) VoIP
22 19 (13.48%) Security Cleared
22 19 (13.48%) CCDE
23 18 (12.77%) CCSA
24 17 (12.06%) Service Delivery
25 16 (11.35%) Microsoft

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 7 (4.96%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.55%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 63 (44.68%) WAN
2 60 (42.55%) LAN
3 56 (39.72%) Firewall
4 48 (34.04%) Wireless
5 47 (33.33%) VPN
6 39 (27.66%) MPLS
7 32 (22.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 29 (20.57%) BGP
8 29 (20.57%) OSPF
9 23 (16.31%) Cisco ASA
10 21 (14.89%) Cisco Wireless
11 19 (13.48%) VoIP
12 14 (9.93%) DNS
12 14 (9.93%) VLAN
13 12 (8.51%) Network Security
13 12 (8.51%) TCP/IP
14 11 (7.80%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (7.09%) VPLS
15 10 (7.09%) WLAN
16 8 (5.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (18.44%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.96%) Finance
3 3 (2.13%) Games
3 3 (2.13%) Retail
4 2 (1.42%) Banking
4 2 (1.42%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (43.97%) Network Engineer
2 32 (22.70%) Cisco Engineer
3 28 (19.86%) Architect
4 22 (15.60%) Network Architect
5 19 (13.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 16 (11.35%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (10.64%) Consultant
8 13 (9.22%) Network Consultant
8 13 (9.22%) Presales Engineer
9 12 (8.51%) Network Support
10 11 (7.80%) Support Engineer
10 11 (7.80%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (7.09%) Network Support Engineer
12 9 (6.38%) Analyst
12 9 (6.38%) Designer
12 9 (6.38%) Network Analyst
12 9 (6.38%) Network Designer
13 8 (5.67%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
13 8 (5.67%) Senior Network Engineer
13 8 (5.67%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.96%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.84%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.38%) Virtual Team
3 8 (5.67%) Driving Licence
4 6 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.84%) iPad
7 3 (2.13%) BYOD
8 2 (1.42%) CMDB
8 2 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.71%) CCTV
9 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.64%) Windows
2 13 (9.22%) Linux
3 5 (3.55%) Debian
4 4 (2.84%) Solaris
4 4 (2.84%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.13%) CoreOS
6 2 (1.42%) Unix
6 2 (1.42%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.71%) CentOS
7 1 (0.71%) Fedora
7 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.95%) Presales
2 29 (20.57%) Network Design
3 17 (12.06%) Service Delivery
4 12 (8.51%) Migration
5 11 (7.80%) ITIL
5 11 (7.80%) Load Balancing
6 8 (5.67%) High Availability
6 8 (5.67%) Project Management
7 7 (4.96%) Change Control
8 6 (4.26%) Capacity Management
8 6 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.55%) Coaching
9 5 (3.55%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (3.55%) Service Design
9 5 (3.55%) Virtual Team Management
9 5 (3.55%) WAN Optimisation
10 4 (2.84%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (2.84%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (2.84%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 141 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 119 (84.40%) CCNP
3 104 (73.76%) CCDP
4 79 (56.03%) CCNA
5 71 (50.35%) CCIE
6 19 (13.48%) CCDE
6 19 (13.48%) Security Cleared
7 18 (12.77%) CCSA
8 15 (10.64%) SC Cleared
9 14 (9.93%) CCIP
9 14 (9.93%) CCSE
10 10 (7.09%) JNCIE
10 10 (7.09%) JNCIP
11 9 (6.38%) Degree
12 8 (5.67%) CCSP
13 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (2.84%) CCNP Voice
14 4 (2.84%) CCVP
14 4 (2.84%) Check Point Certification
14 4 (2.84%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) SLA
2 4 (2.84%) HIPAA
2 4 (2.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.96%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.84%) VirtualBox
3 4 (2.84%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.13%) Firmware
4 3 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.84%) Cisco CME
3 3 (2.13%) Puppet
4 2 (1.42%) OPNET
5 1 (0.71%) Nagios
5 1 (0.71%) SCCM
5 1 (0.71%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 127 (90.07%) Cisco
2 42 (29.79%) CheckPoint
3 38 (26.95%) Juniper
4 36 (25.53%) F5
5 16 (11.35%) Fortinet
5 16 (11.35%) Microsoft
6 15 (10.64%) HP
6 15 (10.64%) Palo Alto
6 15 (10.64%) VMware
7 10 (7.09%) Meraki
8 8 (5.67%) Avaya
9 5 (3.55%) IBM
9 5 (3.55%) SonicWALL
10 4 (2.84%) AirMagnet
10 4 (2.84%) Extreme Networks
10 4 (2.84%) Oracle
11 3 (2.13%) Aruba
12 2 (1.42%) Aerohive Networks
12 2 (1.42%) Polycom
12 2 (1.42%) Riverbed
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £46000 Per Annum + OT + Pension + Cisco Certifications + care
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum OTE + Competitive Base + Private Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum OTE + Competitive Base + Private Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago