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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 689 713 627
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -86
Permanent jobs citing CCDP 198 183 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.67% 0.60% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 148 136 201
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £61,700 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%

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
29642 30699 29862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.44% 27.18% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23278 24394 24147
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 March 2015 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 26 March 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 +30 195 £55,000 - 22
South East +15 68 £64,000 +11.30% 5
London +35 52 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Hampshire +8 32 £65,000 +8.33% 2
East of England +29 29 £49,250 -10.45% 4
City of London +20 21 £57,500 +7.98%
Bedfordshire +26 20 £48,500 -3.00% 2
Bedford +37 17 £48,500 -11.81% 1
Yorkshire -10 16 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Berkshire +11 15 £52,500 -12.50% 1
West Yorkshire -11 14 £55,000 +52.77%
Farnborough - 12 £65,000 - 1
Basingstoke +28 11 £45,000 - 1
Reading -2 11 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Leeds -14 11 £55,000 +52.77%
Oxfordshire +11 10 £63,250 +70.94% 1
Surrey +10 10 £65,000 +34.02% 1
North West +6 10 £42,500 - 3
Essex +13 8 £55,000 - 2
Oxford 0 5 £64,000 +72.97% 1
South West -17 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Midlands - 5 £60,000 - 3
Fareham - 5 £39,500 -
Hounslow +15 4 - -
Abingdon - 4 £61,250 -
Birmingham - 4 £60,000 -
Blackburn - 4 £36,000 -
Warrington - 4 £42,500 -
Weybridge - 4 £70,000 -
Lancashire - 4 £36,000 -

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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.

1 387 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 350 (90.44%) CCNP
3 347 (89.66%) Cisco
4 196 (50.65%) WAN
5 181 (46.77%) Firewall
6 166 (42.89%) LAN
7 154 (39.79%) CheckPoint
8 135 (34.88%) MPLS
9 133 (34.37%) OSPF
10 132 (34.11%) BGP
11 121 (31.27%) CCIE
11 121 (31.27%) CCNA
12 114 (29.46%) Cisco Nexus
13 112 (28.94%) Network Security
14 108 (27.91%) Network Design
15 103 (26.61%) Load Balancing
15 103 (26.61%) Cisco ASA
16 90 (23.26%) CCDA
17 83 (21.45%) Telecoms
17 83 (21.45%) CCSE
18 81 (20.93%) Juniper
19 79 (20.41%) TCP/IP
20 75 (19.38%) VoIP
21 73 (18.86%) VPN
22 72 (18.60%) EIGRP
23 65 (16.80%) F5
24 62 (16.02%) CCSA
25 60 (15.50%) Network Architecture
26 59 (15.25%) Microsoft
27 57 (14.73%) ITIL

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 31 (8.01%) Lync
2 14 (3.62%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.03%) CMS
5 2 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (6.20%) MS Visio
2 23 (5.94%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 196 (50.65%) WAN
2 181 (46.77%) Firewall
3 166 (42.89%) LAN
4 135 (34.88%) MPLS
5 133 (34.37%) OSPF
6 132 (34.11%) BGP
7 114 (29.46%) Cisco Nexus
8 112 (28.94%) Network Security
9 103 (26.61%) Cisco ASA
10 79 (20.41%) TCP/IP
11 75 (19.38%) VoIP
12 73 (18.86%) VPN
13 72 (18.60%) EIGRP
14 56 (14.47%) Wireless
15 42 (10.85%) DNS
16 37 (9.56%) IPsec
17 32 (8.27%) VLAN
18 25 (6.46%) SAN
18 25 (6.46%) HSRP
19 24 (6.20%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.03%) Data Mining
General
1 83 (21.45%) Telecoms
2 20 (5.17%) Finance
3 16 (4.13%) Retail
4 11 (2.84%) Banking
5 6 (1.55%) Legal
5 6 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.29%) French Language
7 4 (1.03%) Electronics
7 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.78%) Publishing
8 3 (0.78%) Games
9 1 (0.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 165 (42.64%) Network Engineer
2 75 (19.38%) Consultant
3 64 (16.54%) Architect
4 51 (13.18%) Network Architect
5 37 (9.56%) Network Consultant
6 35 (9.04%) Senior Network Engineer
7 32 (8.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 31 (8.01%) Designer
9 29 (7.49%) Security Engineer
10 28 (7.24%) Network Specialist
10 28 (7.24%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 28 (7.24%) Network Designer
11 26 (6.72%) Network Security Engineer
11 26 (6.72%) Cisco Engineer
12 22 (5.68%) Security Consultant
13 19 (4.91%) Network Security Consultant
14 18 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
15 17 (4.39%) Sales Consultant
16 12 (3.10%) Team Leader
16 12 (3.10%) Cisco Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.81%) CSS
2 1 (0.26%) XMPP
2 1 (0.26%) jQuery
2 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.26%) .NET
2 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.36%) Clustering
3 12 (3.10%) FlexPod
4 7 (1.81%) IPTV
5 6 (1.55%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.29%) Economics
6 5 (1.29%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.03%) Replication
8 3 (0.78%) CESG
8 3 (0.78%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.52%) Statistics
10 1 (0.26%) PKI
10 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 45 (11.63%) Windows
2 27 (6.98%) Linux
3 15 (3.88%) UNIX
4 9 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.07%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.52%) Debian
8 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (27.91%) Network Design
2 103 (26.61%) Load Balancing
3 60 (15.50%) Network Architecture
4 57 (14.73%) ITIL
5 56 (14.47%) Network Management
6 39 (10.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 26 (6.72%) Service Delivery
8 23 (5.94%) Business Continuity
9 20 (5.17%) Project Management
9 20 (5.17%) High Availability
9 20 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (4.65%) Mentoring
11 17 (4.39%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (3.62%) Migration
12 14 (3.62%) Capacity Management
13 13 (3.36%) Change Management
14 10 (2.58%) TOGAF
14 10 (2.58%) PRINCE2
15 8 (2.07%) BCP
15 8 (2.07%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.55%) SQL
2 4 (1.03%) Shell Script
2 4 (1.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.26%) C#
3 1 (0.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 387 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 350 (90.44%) CCNP
3 121 (31.27%) CCIE
3 121 (31.27%) CCNA
4 90 (23.26%) CCDA
5 83 (21.45%) CCSE
6 62 (16.02%) CCSA
7 32 (8.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 30 (7.75%) JNCIS
9 28 (7.24%) CCSP
10 26 (6.72%) MCSE
10 26 (6.72%) Security Cleared
11 22 (5.68%) CCIP
12 21 (5.43%) Check Point Certification
12 21 (5.43%) Degree
13 18 (4.65%) SC Cleared
14 17 (4.39%) VCAP
14 17 (4.39%) JNCIP
14 17 (4.39%) CISSP
15 15 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.20%) SLA
2 9 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.29%) COBIT
4 4 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 34 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.07%) Terminal Services
5 7 (1.81%) Firmware
6 5 (1.29%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.03%) vSphere
8 2 (0.52%) XenApp
9 1 (0.26%) vCloud
9 1 (0.26%) pfSense
9 1 (0.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 17 (4.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (2.33%) SCOM
3 7 (1.81%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.52%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.52%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (0.52%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.26%) Nessus
5 1 (0.26%) SCCM
5 1 (0.26%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 347 (89.66%) Cisco
2 154 (39.79%) CheckPoint
3 81 (20.93%) Juniper
4 65 (16.80%) F5
5 59 (15.25%) Microsoft
6 46 (11.89%) VMware
7 27 (6.98%) Riverbed
7 27 (6.98%) HP
8 16 (4.13%) Citrix
9 13 (3.36%) SolarWinds
10 12 (3.10%) NetApp
11 10 (2.58%) Avaya
12 9 (2.33%) IBM
12 9 (2.33%) Aruba
13 8 (2.07%) Oracle
13 8 (2.07%) Nokia
14 7 (1.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 7 (1.81%) Blue Coat
14 7 (1.81%) Barracuda Networks
15 6 (1.55%) Fortinet
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita
Salary: Car
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-60,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to Attract The Best
Posted: 6 days ago
West Bromwich
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Deloitte
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Deloitte
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
iKonnect
Salary: £5000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago