The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 211 223 226
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 10 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.020% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% 0.083% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 10
Median salary £42,500 - £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
CCDA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1348 1212 1588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.50% 23.71% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 986 960 1396
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,580
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing CCDA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CCDA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCDA across the West Midlands region.

CCDA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

CCDA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCDA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

CCDA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

CCDA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 4 £38,750 -
Shropshire - 4 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £57,500 -
Dudley - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing CCDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 22 (100.00%) CCNP
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (90.91%) Cisco
3 17 (77.27%) VPN
4 15 (68.18%) MPLS
5 13 (59.09%) CCNA
5 13 (59.09%) WAN
5 13 (59.09%) Firewall
6 11 (50.00%) LAN
6 11 (50.00%) CCDP
7 10 (45.45%) CCIE
7 10 (45.45%) VoIP
8 9 (40.91%) BGP
8 9 (40.91%) DSL
8 9 (40.91%) VLAN
9 8 (36.36%) CCIP
9 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
9 8 (36.36%) Presales
10 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
10 7 (31.82%) VPLS
10 7 (31.82%) OSPF
10 7 (31.82%) Migration
11 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
12 5 (22.73%) SLA
12 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (22.73%) Driving Licence
13 4 (18.18%) Finance
14 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
14 3 (13.64%) Network Design
14 3 (13.64%) Internet

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) VPN
2 15 (68.18%) MPLS
3 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 13 (59.09%) WAN
4 11 (50.00%) LAN
5 10 (45.45%) VoIP
6 9 (40.91%) BGP
6 9 (40.91%) DSL
6 9 (40.91%) VLAN
7 7 (31.82%) OSPF
7 7 (31.82%) VPLS
8 3 (13.64%) Internet
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (9.09%) IPv4
9 2 (9.09%) Network Security
9 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (4.55%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (4.55%) IOS XR
10 1 (4.55%) Wireless
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Presales Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Network Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Check Point Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) EPoS
3 1 (4.55%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Presales
2 7 (31.82%) Migration
3 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.64%) Network Design
5 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Security
6 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) B2B
7 1 (4.55%) Case Management
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.55%) Line Management
7 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Process Management
7 1 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) CCNP
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (59.09%) CCNA
3 11 (50.00%) CCDP
4 10 (45.45%) CCIE
5 8 (36.36%) CCIP
6 1 (4.55%) CCSA
6 1 (4.55%) CCSE
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIE
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIP
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
4 2 (9.09%) F5
4 2 (9.09%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.55%) Avaya
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper