Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CCDA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1083 1046 1051
Rank change year-on-year -37 +5 +69
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 69 108 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.042% 0.067% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.27% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 60 82 170
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,125 £74,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -14.29% +5.00%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 38,908 40,338 53,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.49% 25.16% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 29,944 32,005 43,276
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% -4.26% +4.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CCDA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing CCDA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CCDA in England

CCDA
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for CCDA in England

CCDA
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCDA in England over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for CCDA in England

CCDA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the England region over the 6 months to 25 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +1 27 £40,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire +25 26 £40,000 -20.00%
South East -32 20 £65,000 +42.86%
London -23 13 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Midlands -22 7 £42,500 -
East Midlands -10 5 £42,500 +21.43%
South West -8 2 £42,250 -6.11% 1
West Midlands -10 2 £70,000 +44.33%
North West -21 1 £85,000 +88.89%
CCDA
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT jobs citing CCDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 69 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (98.55%) CCNA
3 66 (95.65%) CCNP
4 65 (94.20%) Cisco
5 55 (79.71%) Firewall
6 49 (71.01%) Wireless
7 40 (57.97%) CCIE
8 39 (56.52%) Avaya
8 39 (56.52%) Load Balancing
9 37 (53.62%) WAN
10 33 (47.83%) VMware
11 31 (44.93%) CCDP
12 28 (40.58%) MPLS
13 26 (37.68%) Windows
14 25 (36.23%) VPN
15 24 (34.78%) Finance
16 23 (33.33%) ITIL
16 23 (33.33%) Juniper
16 23 (33.33%) F5
17 22 (31.88%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (31.88%) Root Cause Analysis
17 22 (31.88%) Verint
17 22 (31.88%) Genesys
17 22 (31.88%) Problem Management
17 22 (31.88%) JNCIP
18 20 (28.99%) Network Design
18 20 (28.99%) LAN
18 20 (28.99%) Skype for Business
19 19 (27.54%) Cisco Wireless
20 18 (26.09%) Palo Alto

CCDA
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 20 (28.99%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (79.71%) Firewall
2 49 (71.01%) Wireless
3 37 (53.62%) WAN
4 28 (40.58%) MPLS
5 25 (36.23%) VPN
6 20 (28.99%) LAN
7 19 (27.54%) Cisco Wireless
8 17 (24.64%) OSPF
9 16 (23.19%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (18.84%) Ethernet
11 11 (15.94%) BGP
11 11 (15.94%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (14.49%) VoIP
13 9 (13.04%) DHCP
13 9 (13.04%) Network Security
14 8 (11.59%) DNS
14 8 (11.59%) IPsec
14 8 (11.59%) VPLS
14 8 (11.59%) xDSL
15 7 (10.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) Big Data
General
1 24 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.45%) Law
3 1 (1.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (56.52%) Network Engineer
2 23 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 23 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 15 (21.74%) Architect
3 15 (21.74%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) Network Operations Engineer
4 14 (20.29%) Operations Engineer
5 12 (17.39%) Network Architect
5 12 (17.39%) Network Design Architect
6 10 (14.49%) Technical Architect
7 9 (13.04%) Cisco Architect
7 9 (13.04%) Cisco Network Architect
8 8 (11.59%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 8 (11.59%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (10.14%) Network Technical Architect
9 7 (10.14%) Technical Design Architect
10 6 (8.70%) Firewall Architect
11 5 (7.25%) Cisco Consultant
11 5 (7.25%) Cisco Presales Consultant
11 5 (7.25%) Juniper Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.90%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.68%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) SUSE
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) Load Balancing
2 23 (33.33%) ITIL
3 22 (31.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 22 (31.88%) Problem Management
3 22 (31.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 20 (28.99%) Network Design
5 14 (20.29%) Service Delivery
5 14 (20.29%) Translating Business Requirements
6 11 (15.94%) Network Architecture
7 9 (13.04%) Presales
8 4 (5.80%) DNA
8 4 (5.80%) Network Management
9 3 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (4.35%) Information Security
10 2 (2.90%) High Availability
10 2 (2.90%) Migration
10 2 (2.90%) Project Management
11 1 (1.45%) ITSM
11 1 (1.45%) Process Management
11 1 (1.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 69 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (98.55%) CCNA
3 66 (95.65%) CCNP
4 40 (57.97%) CCIE
5 31 (44.93%) CCDP
6 22 (31.88%) JNCIP
7 18 (26.09%) CCSA
7 18 (26.09%) JNCIE
8 14 (20.29%) Security Cleared
9 13 (18.84%) SC Cleared
10 10 (14.49%) CCIP
10 10 (14.49%) CCSP
11 9 (13.04%) CCSE
11 9 (13.04%) CISSP
12 8 (11.59%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 5 (7.25%) JNCIA
13 5 (7.25%) JNCIS
14 4 (5.80%) MCSA
14 4 (5.80%) MCSE
14 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 65 (94.20%) Cisco
2 39 (56.52%) Avaya
3 33 (47.83%) VMware
4 23 (33.33%) F5
4 23 (33.33%) Juniper
5 22 (31.88%) Genesys
5 22 (31.88%) Verint
6 18 (26.09%) CheckPoint
6 18 (26.09%) Palo Alto
7 8 (11.59%) Fortinet
7 8 (11.59%) Meraki
8 5 (7.25%) Dell
8 5 (7.25%) SolarWinds
9 4 (5.80%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (5.80%) Aruba
9 4 (5.80%) Huawei
9 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.90%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.45%) EMC