The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 242 237 229
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 11 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 0.12% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 0.55% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 1
Average salary £50,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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 Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1563 1445 1243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.59% 21.99% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1134 994
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCDA across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CCDA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCDA Salary Trend in Yorkshire

CCDA
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCDA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

CCDA Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

CCDA
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
West Yorkshire -4 10 £50,000 +38.88%
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (95.65%) CCNP
3 21 (91.30%) Cisco
4 19 (82.61%) VMware
5 16 (69.57%) WAN
6 15 (65.22%) Windows
6 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (60.87%) LAN
7 14 (60.87%) CCNA
8 13 (56.52%) CCDP
8 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
8 13 (56.52%) OSPF
9 12 (52.17%) BGP
9 12 (52.17%) MPLS
10 11 (47.83%) CCIE
11 10 (43.48%) Linux
12 9 (39.13%) CCSP
12 9 (39.13%) CISSP
12 9 (39.13%) Network Design
13 8 (34.78%) CCSE
13 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (34.78%) Network Security
13 8 (34.78%) EIGRP
13 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
13 8 (34.78%) Firewall
13 8 (34.78%) CCSA
13 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
13 8 (34.78%) ITIL
14 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
14 7 (30.43%) SQL Server

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) WAN
2 14 (60.87%) LAN
3 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
3 13 (56.52%) OSPF
4 12 (52.17%) BGP
4 12 (52.17%) MPLS
5 8 (34.78%) Network Security
5 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (34.78%) EIGRP
5 8 (34.78%) Firewall
6 7 (30.43%) SAN
7 6 (26.09%) VPLS
7 6 (26.09%) DMVPN
7 6 (26.09%) Wireless
7 6 (26.09%) IPsec
7 6 (26.09%) VPN
7 6 (26.09%) SSL
8 4 (17.39%) DNS
8 4 (17.39%) VRRP
8 4 (17.39%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Network Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Architect
3 6 (26.09%) Network Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Network Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Network Operations Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco Architect
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Architect
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (8.70%) Network Design Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Network Design Architect
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Network Design
2 8 (34.78%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (30.43%) Business Continuity
3 7 (30.43%) Load Balancing
4 6 (26.09%) Network Architecture
4 6 (26.09%) BCP
4 6 (26.09%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
5 5 (21.74%) Coaching
5 5 (21.74%) High Availability
5 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (95.65%) CCNP
3 14 (60.87%) CCNA
4 13 (56.52%) CCDP
5 11 (47.83%) CCIE
6 9 (39.13%) CCSP
6 9 (39.13%) CISSP
7 8 (34.78%) CCSA
7 8 (34.78%) CCSE
8 7 (30.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (30.43%) MCSE
8 7 (30.43%) MCSA
8 7 (30.43%) VCP5
9 6 (26.09%) CCVP
10 3 (13.04%) Degree
10 3 (13.04%) CCIP
11 2 (8.70%) VCAP
12 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) Terminal Services
3 6 (26.09%) XenApp
4 4 (17.39%) vSphere
5 2 (8.70%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 19 (82.61%) VMware
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
4 6 (26.09%) Citrix
4 6 (26.09%) Riverbed
5 3 (13.04%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) Verint
6 1 (4.35%) HP