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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 837 898 917
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +19
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 107 75 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.068% 0.078%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 88 62 80
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £42,300
10% offered a salary of more than £71,450 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,750 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+3.50% -13.04%

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
28018 30426 33062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.24% 27.58% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22591 23759 26450
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +50 104 £57,500 +15.00% 1
South East +35 30 £67,500 +35.00%
West Midlands +2 24 £42,000 -30.00%
London -2 18 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Kent - 15 £67,500 -
East of England +23 12 £67,500 +8.00%
West Yorkshire +22 12 £40,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire +15 12 £40,000 -20.00%
Warwickshire - 10 £42,000 -
Rugby - 10 £42,000 -
Bradford - 8 £40,000 -
South West +15 7 £45,575 -15.20%
West Malling - 7 £73,500 -
Surrey -2 6 £65,000 +30.00%
Solihull - 6 - -
Wiltshire - 5 £46,150 -
Swindon - 5 £46,150 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £67,500 -
Berkshire +14 4 £52,500 -1.86%
Essex +6 4 £67,500 +5.88%
Leeds -2 4 £46,750 -8.78%
Sittingbourne - 4 £24,000 -
Hereford - 4 £50,000 -
Herefordshire - 4 £50,000 -
Reigate - 3 £71,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £67,500 -
Norfolk - 3 £67,500 -
City of London +54 2 £95,000 +111.11%
Reading +20 2 £60,500 -13.57%
Bristol +2 2 £43,000 -20.00%

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 220 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 191 (86.82%) Cisco
3 171 (77.73%) CCNA
4 168 (76.36%) CCNP
5 136 (61.82%) Firewall
6 130 (59.09%) WAN
7 114 (51.82%) CCDP
8 103 (46.82%) Network Design
9 102 (46.36%) Juniper
10 99 (45.00%) LAN
10 99 (45.00%) Data Centre
11 90 (40.91%) Wireless
12 87 (39.55%) CCIE
13 82 (37.27%) F5
14 79 (35.91%) OSPF
15 78 (35.45%) Cisco ASA
16 76 (34.55%) MPLS
17 73 (33.18%) VPN
18 70 (31.82%) Microsoft
18 70 (31.82%) CheckPoint
19 67 (30.45%) BGP
20 61 (27.73%) VMware
21 60 (27.27%) Load Balancing
22 53 (24.09%) Palo Alto
23 52 (23.64%) Cisco Nexus
24 51 (23.18%) Presales
25 50 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
26 49 (22.27%) CCSA
27 48 (21.82%) CCSE
27 48 (21.82%) Avaya

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 17 (7.73%) Skype for Business
2 16 (7.27%) MS Exchange
3 12 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.45%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (13.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
2 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.36%) Office 365
2 2 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (61.82%) Firewall
2 130 (59.09%) WAN
3 99 (45.00%) LAN
4 90 (40.91%) Wireless
5 79 (35.91%) OSPF
6 78 (35.45%) Cisco ASA
7 76 (34.55%) MPLS
8 73 (33.18%) VPN
9 67 (30.45%) BGP
10 52 (23.64%) Cisco Nexus
11 44 (20.00%) SSL
11 44 (20.00%) VLAN
12 43 (19.55%) Network Security
13 37 (16.82%) DNS
14 35 (15.91%) IPsec
15 33 (15.00%) Cisco Wireless
16 32 (14.55%) VoIP
17 22 (10.00%) EIGRP
18 21 (9.55%) ADSL
19 19 (8.64%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (12.73%) Finance
2 26 (11.82%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.18%) Retail
4 6 (2.73%) Multimedia
5 5 (2.27%) Banking
5 5 (2.27%) Law
6 4 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 100 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 40 (18.18%) Architect
3 33 (15.00%) Network Architect
4 29 (13.18%) Consultant
5 27 (12.27%) Senior Network Engineer
6 26 (11.82%) Analyst
7 25 (11.36%) Network Analyst
8 21 (9.55%) Cisco Engineer
8 21 (9.55%) Network Consultant
9 20 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 20 (9.09%) Network Design Architect
10 13 (5.91%) Project Engineer
11 11 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
11 11 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
11 11 (5.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
11 11 (5.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
12 10 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
12 10 (4.55%) Security Engineer
12 10 (4.55%) Support Analyst
12 10 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.64%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.91%) CSS
3 1 (0.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 99 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.27%) iPad
3 13 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (1.36%) Private Cloud
5 2 (0.91%) CCTV
5 2 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.82%) Windows
2 32 (14.55%) Windows Server
3 14 (6.36%) Linux
4 13 (5.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.36%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.45%) CentOS
7 1 (0.45%) Debian
7 1 (0.45%) Fedora
7 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (46.82%) Network Design
2 60 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 51 (23.18%) Presales
4 35 (15.91%) Service Delivery
5 25 (11.36%) ITIL
6 21 (9.55%) Network Architecture
7 16 (7.27%) Project Management
8 14 (6.36%) Change Control
9 13 (5.91%) Migration
10 12 (5.45%) High Availability
11 11 (5.00%) Validation
12 10 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
13 9 (4.09%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (3.64%) Mentoring
14 8 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
15 7 (3.18%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (3.18%) Service Management
16 6 (2.73%) Change Management
16 6 (2.73%) Coaching
16 6 (2.73%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.27%) SQL
2 3 (1.36%) Python
3 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 220 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 171 (77.73%) CCNA
3 168 (76.36%) CCNP
4 114 (51.82%) CCDP
5 87 (39.55%) CCIE
6 49 (22.27%) CCSA
7 48 (21.82%) CCSE
8 36 (16.36%) JNCIP
8 36 (16.36%) Security Cleared
9 35 (15.91%) CCSP
10 34 (15.45%) JNCIE
11 29 (13.18%) SC Cleared
12 28 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (9.55%) JNCIA
13 21 (9.55%) MCSA
14 16 (7.27%) CCIP
15 14 (6.36%) Degree
15 14 (6.36%) MCSE
16 13 (5.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 11 (5.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.82%) SLA
2 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 50 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (21.36%) Active Directory
3 21 (9.55%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.36%) vSphere
5 3 (1.36%) vCloud
6 2 (0.91%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.91%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.91%) XenApp
7 1 (0.45%) Firmware
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (5.00%) SCCM
1 11 (5.00%) SCOrch
2 8 (3.64%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.36%) Puppet
4 2 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.45%) Nagios
5 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 191 (86.82%) Cisco
2 102 (46.36%) Juniper
3 82 (37.27%) F5
4 70 (31.82%) CheckPoint
4 70 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 61 (27.73%) VMware
6 53 (24.09%) Palo Alto
7 48 (21.82%) Avaya
8 38 (17.27%) HP
9 36 (16.36%) Meraki
10 24 (10.91%) IBM
11 23 (10.45%) Fortinet
12 7 (3.18%) Citrix
12 7 (3.18%) EMC
13 6 (2.73%) NetApp
14 5 (2.27%) Intel
14 5 (2.27%) Intel Security
14 5 (2.27%) Riverbed
14 5 (2.27%) SonicWALL
15 4 (1.82%) SolarWinds
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