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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 708 737 616
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -121
Permanent jobs citing CCDP 175 155 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.54% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 126 110 206
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,400 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -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
31391 28720 30137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.33% 27.26% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24987 22543 24799
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +25 170 £55,000 +4.76% 17
South East +1 56 £58,750 +2.17% 4
London +4 45 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Hampshire +10 25 £61,250 +2.08% 2
East of England +17 24 £49,250 -25.37% 3
Yorkshire -4 21 £55,000 +22.22% 2
West Yorkshire +3 18 £55,000 +52.77% 2
City of London +5 15 £63,750 +8.51% 1
Leeds -4 15 £55,000 +52.77% 2
Bedfordshire +23 14 £45,500 -13.33% 2
Berkshire 0 14 £50,000 -16.66%
Surrey -6 13 £65,000 +34.02%
Basingstoke +15 12 £45,000 -
North West +1 11 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Reading -12 9 £52,500 -12.50%
Bedford - 9 £45,500 - 2
Essex -4 7 £50,000 - 1
Farnborough - 7 £65,000 - 2
North East - 6 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 6 - -
Blackburn - 5 £36,000 -
Lancashire - 5 £36,000 -
Guildford +1 4 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £50,000 -
Weybridge - 4 £70,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £50,000 -
Manchester +1 3 - - 1
West Midlands -15 3 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Halifax - 3 - -
Portsmouth - 3 £57,500 -

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 416 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 377 (90.63%) CCNP
3 374 (89.90%) Cisco
4 207 (49.76%) WAN
5 193 (46.39%) Firewall
6 188 (45.19%) LAN
7 174 (41.83%) CheckPoint
8 139 (33.41%) MPLS
9 136 (32.69%) Network Design
10 134 (32.21%) CCNA
11 133 (31.97%) OSPF
12 131 (31.49%) BGP
13 127 (30.53%) CCIE
14 112 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
14 112 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
15 109 (26.20%) Network Security
16 108 (25.96%) Juniper
17 103 (24.76%) CCDA
18 97 (23.32%) Telecoms
19 89 (21.39%) VPN
20 87 (20.91%) F5
21 83 (19.95%) Load Balancing
21 83 (19.95%) CCSE
22 72 (17.31%) Network Architecture
23 71 (17.07%) VoIP
23 71 (17.07%) ITIL
24 70 (16.83%) EIGRP
25 68 (16.35%) TCP/IP
26 64 (15.38%) Wireless
27 51 (12.26%) CCSA

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (5.29%) Lync
2 11 (2.64%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.96%) CMS
4 2 (0.48%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 207 (49.76%) WAN
2 193 (46.39%) Firewall
3 188 (45.19%) LAN
4 139 (33.41%) MPLS
5 133 (31.97%) OSPF
6 131 (31.49%) BGP
7 112 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
7 112 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
8 109 (26.20%) Network Security
9 89 (21.39%) VPN
10 71 (17.07%) VoIP
11 70 (16.83%) EIGRP
12 68 (16.35%) TCP/IP
13 64 (15.38%) Wireless
14 39 (9.38%) IPsec
15 31 (7.45%) VPLS
16 30 (7.21%) DNS
17 28 (6.73%) VLAN
18 26 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
19 25 (6.01%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (0.96%) Data Mining
General
1 97 (23.32%) Telecoms
2 35 (8.41%) Finance
3 19 (4.57%) Retail
4 14 (3.37%) Banking
5 5 (1.20%) Legal
5 5 (1.20%) French Language
6 4 (0.96%) Games
6 4 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (0.96%) Electronics
7 3 (0.72%) Advertising
7 3 (0.72%) Publishing
8 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 177 (42.55%) Network Engineer
2 90 (21.63%) Architect
3 72 (17.31%) Consultant
3 72 (17.31%) Network Architect
4 38 (9.13%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 38 (9.13%) Designer
5 36 (8.65%) Senior Network Engineer
6 35 (8.41%) Network Designer
7 34 (8.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 30 (7.21%) Network Specialist
9 27 (6.49%) Security Engineer
9 27 (6.49%) Cisco Engineer
10 26 (6.25%) Network Consultant
11 24 (5.77%) Network Security Engineer
12 22 (5.29%) Sales Consultant
13 18 (4.33%) Cisco Architect
14 17 (4.09%) Security Consultant
14 17 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
15 14 (3.37%) Network Security Consultant
16 13 (3.13%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.13%) CSS
2 4 (0.96%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.40%) FlexPod
3 9 (2.16%) CESG
4 8 (1.92%) IPTV
5 7 (1.68%) Clustering
5 7 (1.68%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (1.44%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.44%) Economics
7 5 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.20%) Replication
8 3 (0.72%) Statistics
8 3 (0.72%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.24%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.13%) Windows
2 22 (5.29%) Linux
3 10 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (1.92%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.72%) UNIX
6 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.48%) Debian
7 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (32.69%) Network Design
2 83 (19.95%) Load Balancing
3 72 (17.31%) Network Architecture
4 71 (17.07%) ITIL
5 50 (12.02%) Network Management
6 34 (8.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 25 (6.01%) Service Delivery
8 23 (5.53%) Project Management
9 20 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (4.09%) Change Management
11 16 (3.85%) Business Continuity
11 16 (3.85%) Mentoring
12 15 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (3.37%) High Availability
13 14 (3.37%) Capacity Management
13 14 (3.37%) Migration
14 12 (2.88%) TOGAF
14 12 (2.88%) Change Control
15 11 (2.64%) Incident Management
15 11 (2.64%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.44%) SQL
2 4 (0.96%) Shell Script
2 4 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 416 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 377 (90.63%) CCNP
3 134 (32.21%) CCNA
4 127 (30.53%) CCIE
5 103 (24.76%) CCDA
6 83 (19.95%) CCSE
7 51 (12.26%) CCSA
8 30 (7.21%) Security Cleared
9 26 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (6.25%) CCSP
9 26 (6.25%) CCIP
10 24 (5.77%) JNCIS
11 21 (5.05%) Degree
12 19 (4.57%) SC Cleared
12 19 (4.57%) MCSE
12 19 (4.57%) CISSP
13 17 (4.09%) VCAP
14 16 (3.85%) JNCIE
14 16 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
15 15 (3.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.77%) SLA
2 9 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.68%) COBIT
4 4 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 40 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (5.53%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.40%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.92%) Terminal Services
5 7 (1.68%) Firmware
6 6 (1.44%) XenApp
7 5 (1.20%) vSphere
7 5 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (5.05%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (1.92%) FortiGate
3 4 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (0.72%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (0.72%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.24%) SCCM
5 1 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 374 (89.90%) Cisco
2 174 (41.83%) CheckPoint
3 108 (25.96%) Juniper
4 87 (20.91%) F5
5 50 (12.02%) Microsoft
6 49 (11.78%) VMware
7 32 (7.69%) HP
8 28 (6.73%) Riverbed
9 21 (5.05%) Citrix
10 14 (3.37%) IBM
11 13 (3.13%) Nokia
12 12 (2.88%) SolarWinds
12 12 (2.88%) Aruba
13 11 (2.64%) NetApp
14 10 (2.40%) Remedy
15 9 (2.16%) Avaya
15 9 (2.16%) Oracle
16 7 (1.68%) EMC
16 7 (1.68%) Blue Coat
16 7 (1.68%) Infoblox
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum + bonus + car + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £64,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Up to £46,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Full Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Package
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London
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