The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CCDA 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 Associate (CCDA)
London / City of London
Rank 216 267 309
Rank change year-on-year +51 +42  
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 3 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.060% 0.043% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Median salary £40,000 £95,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -57.89% +111.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.89% -3.80%  

CCDA 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 the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1242 1760 2620
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.79% 25.04% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1569 2202
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCDA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for CCDA in the City of London

CCDA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCDA in the City of London.

Salary trend for CCDA in the City of London

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Frame Relay
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) Multicast
3 1 (33.33%) Meraki
3 1 (33.33%) NetQoS
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Frame Relay
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) Multicast
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) PPP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) NetQoS
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk