The table below looks at the statistics for CCDE in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDE over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Expert (CCDE)
Rank 879 898 838
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -60
Permanent jobs citing CCDE 14 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.008% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.047% 0.029% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 31
Average salary £51,500 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.43% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.43% +15.00%

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
29896 31032 28815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.30% 27.04% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24121 24045 23400
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CCDE
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CCDE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCDE
Salary Trend

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

CCDE Salary Trend in the UK

CCDE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCDE over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

CCDE Salary Histogram in the UK

CCDE
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDE within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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 +9 14 £51,500 -10.43% 6
Yorkshire +12 6 £60,000 +4.34% 4
Leeds +17 5 £60,000 +4.34% 2
West Yorkshire +8 5 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Nottinghamshire - 5 £37,500 -
Nottingham - 5 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 5 £37,500 -
South East +13 2 - - 1
Hampshire +4 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
South Yorkshire +2 1 £57,500 - 2
Sheffield -5 1 £57,500 - 2
Bedford - 1 £45,500 -
East of England - 1 £45,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,500 -

CCDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing CCDE 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 CCDE.

1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (95.83%) CCIE
3 20 (83.33%) CCNP
4 13 (54.17%) CCDP
5 12 (50.00%) CCNA
6 11 (45.83%) VMware
7 10 (41.67%) Firewall
7 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (41.67%) Data Centre
8 6 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
8 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (25.00%) CISSP
8 6 (25.00%) CCSP
9 5 (20.83%) IBM
9 5 (20.83%) EMC
9 5 (20.83%) PHP
9 5 (20.83%) Windows
9 5 (20.83%) Linux
9 5 (20.83%) Apache
9 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
9 5 (20.83%) VoIP
9 5 (20.83%) SAN
9 5 (20.83%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (20.83%) vSphere
9 5 (20.83%) Network Architecture
9 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (20.83%) IBM XIV
9 5 (20.83%) ActiveMQ

CCDE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing CCDE 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 CCDE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) Apache
1 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) VoIP
3 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 4 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.67%) VPN
3 4 (16.67%) SSL
3 4 (16.67%) IPv6
3 4 (16.67%) IPsec
3 4 (16.67%) SSH
3 4 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (16.67%) Internet
3 4 (16.67%) DWDM
3 4 (16.67%) MPLS
3 4 (16.67%) OSPF
3 4 (16.67%) BGP
3 4 (16.67%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
1 3 (12.50%) Informix
1 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) Hudson
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Designer
5 4 (16.67%) Network Designer
6 3 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Principle Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (20.83%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (8.33%) LAMP
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.17%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (20.83%) IBM XIV
4 4 (16.67%) PKI
5 3 (12.50%) CLARiiON
6 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
1 5 (20.83%) Network Architecture
1 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (16.67%) Network Design
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
2 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.33%) Document Management
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.17%) MVC
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) PHP
2 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (95.83%) CCIE
3 20 (83.33%) CCNP
4 13 (54.17%) CCDP
5 12 (50.00%) CCNA
6 6 (25.00%) CCSP
6 6 (25.00%) CISSP
6 6 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) OSCP
7 4 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (16.67%) CCSE
8 3 (12.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) vSphere
3 4 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) vMotion
2 3 (12.50%) Opsview
2 3 (12.50%) Graphite
2 3 (12.50%) Nagios
2 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 3 (12.50%) Cacti
2 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (20.83%) IBM
4 5 (20.83%) EMC
5 4 (16.67%) Juniper
5 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.67%) BT
5 4 (16.67%) F5
6 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 3 (12.50%) Symantec
6 3 (12.50%) NetApp
6 3 (12.50%) Veritas
7 2 (8.33%) HP
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55 - £65 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £54000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 19 days ago