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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 710 740 655
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -85
Permanent jobs citing CCDP 156 135 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 0.47% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 119 102 205
Average salary £51,750 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,100 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%

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
28799 28422 31079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.66% 27.26% 28.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23078 22323 26025
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +46 150 £52,500 -8.69% 21
London -12 47 £57,250 -4.58% 9
South East -11 42 £51,250 -10.86% 3
Yorkshire +1 22 £55,000 +22.22% 3
West Yorkshire +6 21 £55,000 +52.77% 3
Leeds +25 20 £55,000 +52.77% 1
East of England +4 19 £50,000 -24.24% 2
Berkshire -14 13 £50,000 -13.04%
City of London -2 12 £66,250 +10.41% 5
North West +8 11 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Bedfordshire +20 10 £45,500 -24.16% 1
Surrey -4 10 £63,750 +31.44%
Reading -13 10 £52,500 -8.69%
Hampshire - 10 £45,000 - 3
Hounslow - 9 £57,000 -
Bedford +19 7 £45,500 -30.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 7 £54,750 -15.76%
Basingstoke - 6 £45,000 - 1
Essex - 6 £50,000 - 1
North East - 6 £50,000 -
Lancashire - 5 £36,000 -
Blackburn - 5 £36,000 -
Guildford -9 4 - -
South West -22 4 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Tyne and Wear - 4 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £50,000 -
Manchester - 4 £55,000 - 1
Milton Keynes -1 3 - -
West Midlands -8 3 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Farnborough - 3 £65,000 - 2

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 407 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 372 (91.40%) CCNP
3 361 (88.70%) Cisco
4 192 (47.17%) WAN
5 183 (44.96%) Firewall
6 176 (43.24%) LAN
7 173 (42.51%) CheckPoint
8 142 (34.89%) Network Design
9 132 (32.43%) CCNA
10 128 (31.45%) MPLS
11 127 (31.20%) OSPF
11 127 (31.20%) BGP
12 121 (29.73%) CCIE
13 112 (27.52%) Juniper
14 105 (25.80%) Cisco ASA
15 104 (25.55%) Cisco Nexus
15 104 (25.55%) CCDA
16 103 (25.31%) Telecoms
17 97 (23.83%) Network Security
18 88 (21.62%) F5
19 87 (21.38%) VPN
20 80 (19.66%) CCSE
21 74 (18.18%) Load Balancing
21 74 (18.18%) VoIP
22 72 (17.69%) Network Architecture
23 71 (17.44%) ITIL
24 61 (14.99%) EIGRP
24 61 (14.99%) Wireless
25 60 (14.74%) TCP/IP
26 52 (12.78%) Microsoft

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 18 (4.42%) Lync
2 8 (1.97%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.74%) CMS
4 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.93%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 192 (47.17%) WAN
2 183 (44.96%) Firewall
3 176 (43.24%) LAN
4 128 (31.45%) MPLS
5 127 (31.20%) OSPF
5 127 (31.20%) BGP
6 105 (25.80%) Cisco ASA
7 104 (25.55%) Cisco Nexus
8 97 (23.83%) Network Security
9 87 (21.38%) VPN
10 74 (18.18%) VoIP
11 61 (14.99%) EIGRP
11 61 (14.99%) Wireless
12 60 (14.74%) TCP/IP
13 39 (9.58%) VPLS
14 36 (8.85%) IPsec
15 29 (7.13%) DNS
16 28 (6.88%) Cisco PIX
17 24 (5.90%) VLAN
18 22 (5.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.49%) Data Mining
General
1 103 (25.31%) Telecoms
2 36 (8.85%) Finance
3 18 (4.42%) Retail
4 12 (2.95%) Banking
5 5 (1.23%) Legal
5 5 (1.23%) French Language
6 4 (0.98%) Advertising
6 4 (0.98%) Games
7 3 (0.74%) Publishing
8 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.49%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 168 (41.28%) Network Engineer
2 90 (22.11%) Architect
3 75 (18.43%) Network Architect
4 69 (16.95%) Consultant
5 43 (10.57%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 39 (9.58%) Designer
7 36 (8.85%) Network Designer
8 34 (8.35%) Network Specialist
9 33 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
10 31 (7.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 26 (6.39%) Cisco Engineer
12 24 (5.90%) Network Consultant
13 23 (5.65%) Security Engineer
14 22 (5.41%) Sales Consultant
15 20 (4.91%) Network Security Engineer
16 19 (4.67%) Security Consultant
17 18 (4.42%) Cisco Architect
18 17 (4.18%) Design Engineer
19 16 (3.93%) Network Security Consultant
20 13 (3.19%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.18%) CSS
2 3 (0.74%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.46%) FlexPod
2 10 (2.46%) Clustering
3 9 (2.21%) CESG
4 7 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (1.47%) Economics
5 6 (1.47%) IPTV
6 5 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.23%) Replication
7 4 (0.98%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.74%) Statistics
9 2 (0.49%) PKI
10 1 (0.25%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.11%) Windows
2 19 (4.67%) Linux
3 10 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.72%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.74%) Solaris
7 2 (0.49%) Debian
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (34.89%) Network Design
2 74 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 72 (17.69%) Network Architecture
4 71 (17.44%) ITIL
5 47 (11.55%) Network Management
6 30 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (5.41%) Project Management
8 18 (4.42%) Change Management
8 18 (4.42%) Business Continuity
8 18 (4.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (4.18%) Service Delivery
10 16 (3.93%) Mentoring
10 16 (3.93%) High Availability
11 15 (3.69%) Change Control
12 14 (3.44%) Capacity Management
12 14 (3.44%) Incident Management
13 13 (3.19%) Capacity Planning
14 11 (2.70%) PRINCE2
15 10 (2.46%) TOGAF
15 10 (2.46%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 407 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 372 (91.40%) CCNP
3 132 (32.43%) CCNA
4 121 (29.73%) CCIE
5 104 (25.55%) CCDA
6 80 (19.66%) CCSE
7 44 (10.81%) CCSA
8 35 (8.60%) CCIP
9 30 (7.37%) CCSP
10 26 (6.39%) Security Cleared
11 25 (6.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (5.16%) MCSE
12 21 (5.16%) CISSP
13 20 (4.91%) JNCIS
14 17 (4.18%) JNCIE
14 17 (4.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 17 (4.18%) VCAP
15 15 (3.69%) VCDX
15 15 (3.69%) SC Cleared
15 15 (3.69%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.65%) SLA
2 7 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.47%) COBIT
4 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 37 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (4.18%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.21%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.97%) XenApp
5 7 (1.72%) Firmware
5 7 (1.72%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.47%) vSphere
7 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (3.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (1.72%) FortiGate
3 4 (0.98%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.98%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.74%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (0.74%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 361 (88.70%) Cisco
2 173 (42.51%) CheckPoint
3 112 (27.52%) Juniper
4 88 (21.62%) F5
5 52 (12.78%) Microsoft
6 47 (11.55%) VMware
7 30 (7.37%) HP
8 23 (5.65%) Riverbed
9 22 (5.41%) Citrix
10 17 (4.18%) Nokia
11 14 (3.44%) Aruba
12 13 (3.19%) SolarWinds
12 13 (3.19%) NetApp
12 13 (3.19%) Remedy
13 10 (2.46%) Fortinet
13 10 (2.46%) IBM
14 8 (1.97%) EMC
14 8 (1.97%) Avaya
14 8 (1.97%) Infoblox
15 7 (1.72%) Barracuda Networks
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