The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 206 204 184
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 2 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.38% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 12
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +5.88%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1490 1562 1325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.61% 27.98% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1335 1106
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
CCDA
England

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCDA across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Birmingham -1 2 £65,000 +48.57%
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing CCDA 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 CCDA.

1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP
3 1 (33.33%) VCP5
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) NCDA
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing CCDA 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 CCDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP
3 1 (33.33%) VCP5
3 1 (33.33%) NCDA
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) VMware