The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for CCDP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 64 55 70
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15  
Permanent jobs citing CCDP 7 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.10% 3.79% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.93% 13.27% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 15
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +23.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.34% +4.54%  

CCDP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 118 226 244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 18.61% 28.57% 22.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87 194 200
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCDP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing CCDP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCDP in Bedfordshire

CCDP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCDP in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for CCDP in Bedfordshire

CCDP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCDP in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCDP in Bedfordshire

CCDP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
Bedford -6 5 £65,000 -
CCDP
East of England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing CCDP 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CCDP.

1 35 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (97.14%) Cisco
3 32 (91.43%) CCNP
3 32 (91.43%) WAN
3 32 (91.43%) CheckPoint
4 31 (88.57%) LAN
4 31 (88.57%) CCSA
4 31 (88.57%) Network Security
5 30 (85.71%) CCSE
5 30 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 29 (82.86%) Spanning Tree
6 29 (82.86%) Firewall
6 29 (82.86%) OSPF
6 29 (82.86%) BGP
7 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
8 25 (71.43%) Network Management
9 24 (68.57%) MS Visio
10 23 (65.71%) Load Balancing
11 15 (42.86%) Wireshark
11 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
11 15 (42.86%) tcpdump
11 15 (42.86%) Data Centre
12 14 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
13 11 (31.43%) Presales
14 9 (25.71%) F5
15 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (17.14%) Driving Licence
17 5 (14.29%) BIG-IP
17 5 (14.29%) CA

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (8.57%) IIS
1 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (68.57%) MS Visio
2 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Akamai
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (91.43%) WAN
2 31 (88.57%) LAN
2 31 (88.57%) Network Security
3 30 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 29 (82.86%) BGP
4 29 (82.86%) Firewall
4 29 (82.86%) OSPF
4 29 (82.86%) Spanning Tree
5 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 15 (42.86%) tcpdump
5 15 (42.86%) Wireshark
6 5 (14.29%) BIG-IP
7 1 (2.86%) SAN
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Consultant
1 28 (80.00%) Network Consultant
2 27 (77.14%) Network Security Consultant
2 27 (77.14%) Security Consultant
3 17 (48.57%) Network Engineer
4 16 (45.71%) Network Security Engineer
4 16 (45.71%) Security Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Check Point Consultant
5 6 (17.14%) Cisco Consultant
5 6 (17.14%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco Security Consultant
7 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Presales Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (17.14%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
1 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
1 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
1 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Network Management
2 23 (65.71%) Load Balancing
3 14 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (31.43%) Presales
5 4 (11.43%) Time Management
6 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.57%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.71%) High Availability
7 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 1 (2.86%) Change Control
8 1 (2.86%) Data Encryption
8 1 (2.86%) Data Management
8 1 (2.86%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (2.86%) Information Management
8 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
1 3 (8.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (91.43%) CCNP
3 31 (88.57%) CCSA
4 30 (85.71%) CCSE
5 3 (8.57%) MCSE
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.71%) CCIE
7 1 (2.86%) CCMSE
7 1 (2.86%) CCNA
7 1 (2.86%) CCSM
7 1 (2.86%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.86%) VCAP
7 1 (2.86%) VCDX
7 1 (2.86%) VCP5
7 1 (2.86%) VCP6
7 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Cisco
2 32 (91.43%) CheckPoint
3 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.71%) F5
5 5 (14.29%) CA
6 4 (11.43%) VMware