The table below looks at the statistics for CCDP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 737 674 671
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -3
Permanent jobs citing CCDP 166 204 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.70% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 138 176 175
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,350 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%

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
31349 29198 33515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.01% 27.11% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 24289 23722 28353
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CCDP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CCDP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCDP
Salary Trend

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

CCDP Salary Trend in the UK

CCDP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCDP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 within the UK.

CCDP Salary Histogram in the UK

CCDP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDP within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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 -60 158 £55,000 -4.34% 28
London -36 60 £57,500 -8.00% 12
Yorkshire -6 38 £50,000 +34.22% 3
South East -16 37 £57,500 +4.54% 6
West Yorkshire -23 20 £47,500 +27.51% 2
Leeds -12 19 £47,500 +11.76% 2
East of England -14 13 £50,000 -4.76% 4
City of London -13 12 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Hampshire -3 11 £60,000 - 2
Hook - 11 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire - 10 £50,000 -
Harrow - 10 £65,000 - 2
North Yorkshire - 8 £60,250 - 1
Sheffield - 8 £53,750 -
Berkshire -19 7 £47,500 -13.63% 2
South West -30 7 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Bedfordshire -9 6 £50,000 +2.56%
Harrogate - 6 £60,250 -
Kent +4 5 £58,750 +30.55% 1
Bristol -1 5 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Oxfordshire +5 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Oxford +3 4 £50,000 -13.04%
Cambridge -5 4 £50,000 -14.89% 2
West Midlands -7 4 £32,000 -44.34% 3
Reading -11 4 £55,250 +2.79%
Cambridgeshire -13 4 £50,000 -14.89% 2
Bedford -15 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Hertfordshire -8 3 £64,250 +11.73% 4
Warwickshire - 3 £32,000 - 1
Wales -2 2 £39,000 -32.17%

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CCDP 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 CCDP.

1 379 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 333 (87.86%) Cisco
3 264 (69.66%) CCNP
4 198 (52.24%) LAN
5 128 (33.77%) CCDA
6 126 (33.25%) WAN
7 124 (32.72%) Firewall
8 117 (30.87%) Telecoms
9 98 (25.86%) CheckPoint
10 96 (25.33%) Finance
11 86 (22.69%) CCNA
12 80 (21.11%) Degree
13 76 (20.05%) Juniper
14 75 (19.79%) HP
15 74 (19.53%) BGP
16 72 (19.00%) OSPF
17 69 (18.21%) Network Design
18 67 (17.68%) MPLS
19 64 (16.89%) CCIE
20 63 (16.62%) C
21 59 (15.57%) Network Security
22 53 (13.98%) F5
23 51 (13.46%) VoIP
24 47 (12.40%) ITIL
24 47 (12.40%) Wireless
25 44 (11.61%) EIGRP
26 43 (11.35%) Cisco ASA
27 42 (11.08%) Microsoft
28 40 (10.55%) CCSE
29 38 (10.03%) Cisco Nexus

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CCDP 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 CCDP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.85%) Lync
2 6 (1.58%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (4.22%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 198 (52.24%) LAN
2 126 (33.25%) WAN
3 124 (32.72%) Firewall
4 74 (19.53%) BGP
5 72 (19.00%) OSPF
6 67 (17.68%) MPLS
7 59 (15.57%) Network Security
8 51 (13.46%) VoIP
9 47 (12.40%) Wireless
10 44 (11.61%) EIGRP
11 43 (11.35%) Cisco ASA
12 38 (10.03%) Cisco Nexus
12 38 (10.03%) TCP/IP
13 26 (6.86%) VPN
14 22 (5.80%) VPLS
15 17 (4.49%) Ethernet
16 12 (3.17%) Internet
16 12 (3.17%) VLAN
16 12 (3.17%) Cisco PIX
17 11 (2.90%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
General
1 117 (30.87%) Telecoms
2 96 (25.33%) Finance
3 34 (8.97%) Retail
4 9 (2.37%) Banking
5 3 (0.79%) Advertising
5 3 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.53%) Games
7 1 (0.26%) Electronics
7 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.26%) Marketing
7 1 (0.26%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 91 (24.01%) Architect
2 87 (22.96%) Consultant
3 75 (19.79%) Network Architect
4 74 (19.53%) Network Engineer
5 43 (11.35%) Designer
6 40 (10.55%) Technical Design Authority
7 34 (8.97%) Network Designer
7 34 (8.97%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 23 (6.07%) Network Consultant
9 22 (5.80%) Sales Consultant
9 22 (5.80%) Senior Network Engineer
10 13 (3.43%) Security Engineer
11 12 (3.17%) Cisco Engineer
11 12 (3.17%) Design Engineer
12 11 (2.90%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (2.64%) Analyst
13 10 (2.64%) Network Security Engineer
13 10 (2.64%) Security Consultant
13 10 (2.64%) Technical Architect
13 10 (2.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.64%) CSS
2 1 (0.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (1.32%) Clustering
1 5 (1.32%) Computer Science
2 2 (0.53%) SecurID
2 2 (0.53%) PKI
3 1 (0.26%) Derivative
3 1 (0.26%) Statistics
3 1 (0.26%) Firmware
3 1 (0.26%) Biometrics
3 1 (0.26%) DTV
3 1 (0.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.26%) Fixed Income
3 1 (0.26%) Open Source
3 1 (0.26%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.90%) Windows
2 10 (2.64%) Linux
3 8 (2.11%) Solaris
4 4 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.79%) Mac OS
5 3 (0.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.79%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (18.21%) Network Design
2 47 (12.40%) ITIL
3 31 (8.18%) Network Architecture
4 26 (6.86%) Service Delivery
5 20 (5.28%) Network Management
6 15 (3.96%) Load Balancing
7 13 (3.43%) Project Management
8 11 (2.90%) Business Continuity
9 10 (2.64%) Incident Management
10 9 (2.37%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (2.11%) Change Management
11 8 (2.11%) PRINCE2
12 6 (1.58%) Service Management
12 6 (1.58%) Time Management
12 6 (1.58%) Performance Management
13 5 (1.32%) High Availability
13 5 (1.32%) Change Control
13 5 (1.32%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (1.32%) TOGAF
13 5 (1.32%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (16.62%) C
2 4 (1.06%) SQL
3 1 (0.26%) Python
3 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 379 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 264 (69.66%) CCNP
3 128 (33.77%) CCDA
4 86 (22.69%) CCNA
5 80 (21.11%) Degree
6 64 (16.89%) CCIE
7 40 (10.55%) CCSE
8 38 (10.03%) CCIP
9 31 (8.18%) CCSP
10 28 (7.39%) CCSA
11 22 (5.80%) JNCIP
12 18 (4.75%) CCDE
13 17 (4.49%) Security Cleared
14 16 (4.22%) CISSP
15 15 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (3.96%) CCVP
16 13 (3.43%) Check Point Certification
16 13 (3.43%) JNCIS
17 12 (3.17%) MCSE
18 8 (2.11%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.32%) SLA
2 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.32%) XenApp
4 2 (0.53%) vSphere
4 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.26%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.26%) Nagios
2 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.26%) Cacti
2 1 (0.26%) Zenoss
2 1 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 333 (87.86%) Cisco
2 98 (25.86%) CheckPoint
3 76 (20.05%) Juniper
4 75 (19.79%) HP
5 53 (13.98%) F5
6 42 (11.08%) Microsoft
7 29 (7.65%) VMware
8 24 (6.33%) Avaya
9 20 (5.28%) Citrix
10 16 (4.22%) Aruba
11 13 (3.43%) Riverbed
12 10 (2.64%) Fortinet
13 9 (2.37%) NetApp
13 9 (2.37%) Nokia
14 8 (2.11%) Sun
15 5 (1.32%) Redback
15 5 (1.32%) Blue Coat
16 4 (1.06%) Remedy
16 4 (1.06%) SolarWinds
16 4 (1.06%) EMC
UK
Stott & May
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + £7,200 car + 10% bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
South Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
NST Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £68,000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + £7.2K car + 10% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus+ Car/ CA + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastleigh
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Oncall + Good Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum £50-65,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £60-70,000 + £10K+ Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago