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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Expert (CCDE)
Rank 879 908 848
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -60
Permanent jobs citing CCDE 13 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.018% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.044% 0.066% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 26
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +20.00%

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
29867 31754 29655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.27% 27.14% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23809 24862 23887
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 12 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 31 July 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
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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 +11 13 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Nottingham - 5 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 5 £37,500 -
London - 4 £42,500 -
Hampshire -6 3 - -
South East -7 3 - -
Basingstoke - 3 - -
East of England - 1 £45,500 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Bedford - 1 £45,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,500 -

CCDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (94.44%) CCIE
3 14 (77.78%) CCNP
4 13 (72.22%) CCDP
5 12 (66.67%) CCNA
6 5 (27.78%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (27.78%) VoIP
6 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
7 4 (22.22%) Network Security
7 4 (22.22%) WAN
7 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
7 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 4 (22.22%) VPN
7 4 (22.22%) SSL
7 4 (22.22%) SLA
7 4 (22.22%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (22.22%) Juniper
7 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
7 4 (22.22%) LAN
7 4 (22.22%) IPv6
7 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 4 (22.22%) BT
7 4 (22.22%) IPsec
7 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
7 4 (22.22%) DWDM
7 4 (22.22%) MPLS
7 4 (22.22%) OSPF

CCDE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) VoIP
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) VPN
2 4 (22.22%) SSL
2 4 (22.22%) IPv6
2 4 (22.22%) DWDM
2 4 (22.22%) MPLS
2 4 (22.22%) OSPF
2 4 (22.22%) BGP
2 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
2 4 (22.22%) IPsec
2 4 (22.22%) SSH
2 4 (22.22%) BIG-IP
2 4 (22.22%) Network Security
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (22.22%) WAAS
General
1 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Network Designer
4 4 (22.22%) Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
1 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
1 4 (22.22%) Network Design
1 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
1 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (11.11%) Document Management
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) High Availability
3 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
1 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (94.44%) CCIE
3 14 (77.78%) CCNP
4 13 (72.22%) CCDP
5 12 (66.67%) CCNA
6 4 (22.22%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (22.22%) CCSE
6 4 (22.22%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) vMotion
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) F5
3 4 (22.22%) Juniper
3 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 4 (22.22%) BT
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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