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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 667 707 643
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -64
Permanent jobs citing CCDP 217 203 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% 0.63% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 161 164 213
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,200 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%

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
29235 32104 30081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.36% 27.34% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22964 25766 24182
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +47 208 £55,000 -4.34% 15
South East -6 68 £64,000 +11.30% 4
London +39 53 £55,000 - 3
East of England +29 31 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Bedfordshire +26 28 £53,500 +25.88% 2
Hampshire -39 24 £65,000 +13.04%
Oxfordshire +33 23 £64,000 +72.97%
Bedford +36 22 £51,000 -5.55% 2
Oxford +18 16 £65,000 +75.67%
City of London +34 15 £55,000 -8.33%
Berkshire +12 14 £52,500 -14.28% 1
West Midlands +4 12 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Yorkshire +2 12 £45,000 -20.00%
Reading -2 12 £52,500 -8.69% 1
South West -3 12 £40,000 -15.78%
Farnborough - 12 £62,500 -
Surrey +27 11 £63,750 +15.90% 1
Birmingham -3 10 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Fareham - 10 £65,000 -
East Midlands +14 9 £33,137 -39.75% 2
Nottinghamshire - 8 £31,143 -
Nottingham - 8 £31,143 -
Bristol 0 7 £58,750 +30.55%
West Yorkshire +21 6 £45,000 -5.26%
South Yorkshire 0 6 - -
North West -9 6 £42,500 - 1
Abingdon - 6 £62,500 -
Doncaster - 6 - -
Leeds +13 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Camberley - 4 £60,000 - 1

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 385 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 345 (89.61%) Cisco
3 338 (87.79%) CCNP
4 196 (50.91%) WAN
5 169 (43.90%) Firewall
6 166 (43.12%) LAN
7 138 (35.84%) BGP
8 137 (35.58%) OSPF
9 125 (32.47%) MPLS
9 125 (32.47%) Cisco Nexus
10 118 (30.65%) CCNA
11 112 (29.09%) CheckPoint
12 111 (28.83%) CCIE
13 106 (27.53%) TCP/IP
14 103 (26.75%) Network Security
15 100 (25.97%) Cisco ASA
16 96 (24.94%) Load Balancing
17 88 (22.86%) Network Design
18 80 (20.78%) EIGRP
19 73 (18.96%) VoIP
20 72 (18.70%) F5
21 71 (18.44%) CCSE
22 69 (17.92%) Microsoft
22 69 (17.92%) CCDA
23 62 (16.10%) CCSA
23 62 (16.10%) Spanning Tree
24 60 (15.58%) Juniper
25 55 (14.29%) VPN
26 54 (14.03%) ITIL
26 54 (14.03%) Telecoms

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 43 (11.17%) Lync
2 13 (3.38%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (1.04%) CMS
5 2 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (6.75%) MS Visio
2 18 (4.68%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.26%) IaaS
2 1 (0.26%) SaaS
2 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 196 (50.91%) WAN
2 169 (43.90%) Firewall
3 166 (43.12%) LAN
4 138 (35.84%) BGP
5 137 (35.58%) OSPF
6 125 (32.47%) MPLS
6 125 (32.47%) Cisco Nexus
7 106 (27.53%) TCP/IP
8 103 (26.75%) Network Security
9 100 (25.97%) Cisco ASA
10 80 (20.78%) EIGRP
11 73 (18.96%) VoIP
12 62 (16.10%) Spanning Tree
13 55 (14.29%) VPN
14 47 (12.21%) Wireless
15 41 (10.65%) VLAN
16 40 (10.39%) DNS
17 32 (8.31%) SAN
17 32 (8.31%) Cisco IOS
18 31 (8.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 54 (14.03%) Telecoms
2 31 (8.05%) Finance
3 20 (5.19%) Retail
4 19 (4.94%) Banking
5 15 (3.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (2.60%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.56%) Electronics
8 5 (1.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 139 (36.10%) Network Engineer
2 88 (22.86%) Architect
3 69 (17.92%) Network Architect
4 63 (16.36%) Consultant
5 34 (8.83%) Senior Network Engineer
5 34 (8.83%) Solutions Architect
6 33 (8.57%) Network Consultant
7 24 (6.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 22 (5.71%) Designer
8 22 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
9 20 (5.19%) Team Leader
10 19 (4.94%) Security Engineer
10 19 (4.94%) Network Designer
10 19 (4.94%) Security Consultant
11 18 (4.68%) Network Team Leader
11 18 (4.68%) Network Specialist
12 16 (4.16%) Network Manager
12 16 (4.16%) Network Security Consultant
13 15 (3.90%) Network Support
13 15 (3.90%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.26%) .NET
1 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.26%) XMPP
1 1 (0.26%) jQuery
1 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.42%) Clustering
3 12 (3.12%) FlexPod
4 8 (2.08%) Online Banking
5 7 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.82%) Public Cloud
6 6 (1.56%) IPTV
7 5 (1.30%) PMI
8 2 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.52%) PKI
8 2 (0.52%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.26%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.26%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (11.69%) Windows
2 33 (8.57%) Linux
3 25 (6.49%) UNIX
4 6 (1.56%) Mac OS
5 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.30%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (24.94%) Load Balancing
2 88 (22.86%) Network Design
3 54 (14.03%) ITIL
4 52 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 50 (12.99%) Network Management
6 45 (11.69%) Network Architecture
7 38 (9.87%) Service Delivery
8 28 (7.27%) Business Continuity
9 22 (5.71%) High Availability
10 17 (4.42%) Mentoring
11 15 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (3.64%) Cyber Security
13 13 (3.38%) Performance Management
14 12 (3.12%) Capacity Planning
14 12 (3.12%) Customer Engagement
14 12 (3.12%) Project Management
14 12 (3.12%) Migration
15 11 (2.86%) Application Performance Management
16 10 (2.60%) Capacity Management
16 10 (2.60%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.04%) PowerShell
1 4 (1.04%) Shell Script
2 2 (0.52%) SQL
3 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.26%) C#
3 1 (0.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 385 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 338 (87.79%) CCNP
3 118 (30.65%) CCNA
4 111 (28.83%) CCIE
5 71 (18.44%) CCSE
6 69 (17.92%) CCDA
7 62 (16.10%) CCSA
8 38 (9.87%) Degree
9 35 (9.09%) JNCIS
10 29 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (7.01%) CCSP
12 26 (6.75%) Security Cleared
13 23 (5.97%) MCSE
13 23 (5.97%) CCIP
14 22 (5.71%) Check Point Certification
14 22 (5.71%) JNCIP
15 17 (4.42%) SC Cleared
16 16 (4.16%) VCAP
17 15 (3.90%) VCDX
18 13 (3.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.12%) SLA
2 7 (1.82%) COBIT
3 5 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (4.94%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.56%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.56%) Terminal Services
4 6 (1.56%) NDS
5 5 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.04%) vSphere
7 2 (0.52%) vCloud
7 2 (0.52%) Snort
7 2 (0.52%) Firmware
8 1 (0.26%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 12 (3.12%) SCOM
2 11 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.04%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.52%) OSSEC
4 2 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.52%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.52%) Nessus
5 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 345 (89.61%) Cisco
2 112 (29.09%) CheckPoint
3 72 (18.70%) F5
4 69 (17.92%) Microsoft
5 60 (15.58%) Juniper
6 39 (10.13%) VMware
7 26 (6.75%) Riverbed
8 15 (3.90%) Avaya
9 13 (3.38%) HP
9 13 (3.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 12 (3.12%) NetApp
11 10 (2.60%) Citrix
12 9 (2.34%) Aerohive Networks
13 8 (2.08%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.82%) IBM
14 7 (1.82%) Sourcefire
15 6 (1.56%) Software AG
15 6 (1.56%) webMethods
16 5 (1.30%) IronPort
17 4 (1.04%) Sony
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + Training +Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car/car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Buckinghamshire
TFM Networks
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive package commensurate to
Posted: 10 days ago
Buckinghamshire
TFM Networks
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive package, commensurate to
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago