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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 196 195 189
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 1 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.14% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.077% 0.48% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.25% +9.00%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1304 1446 1170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.37% 28.87% 24.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1178 963
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (50.00%) CCIE
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) CCDP
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) MCSA
5 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (33.33%) HP AIS
5 2 (33.33%) HP ASE
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) NCDA
6 1 (16.67%) Lync
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (16.67%) Local Government

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
1 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (50.00%) CCIE
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) CCDP
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) MCSA
4 2 (33.33%) HP AIS
4 2 (33.33%) HP ASE
5 1 (16.67%) NCDA
5 1 (16.67%) MCTS
5 1 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) CCSP
5 1 (16.67%) CCVP
5 1 (16.67%) VCAP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (16.67%) Nokia
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) F5