Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1045 1058 1057
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1 +40
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 37 101 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.062% 0.067%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 31 85 100
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +16.67% -2.70% -7.50%

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 34,085 38,653 43,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.25% 23.83% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 25,138 30,190 34,669
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,775 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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
London +28 10 £67,500 +3.85% 5
West Midlands +50 9 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Midlands +37 9 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East of England - 9 £45,000 -
South East +12 8 £72,500 +45.00% 1
CCDA
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 37 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (89.19%) Cisco
3 30 (81.08%) CCNP
4 24 (64.86%) Firewall
5 22 (59.46%) CCNA
6 19 (51.35%) Fortinet
7 17 (45.95%) VMware
8 16 (43.24%) Juniper
9 14 (37.84%) WAN
9 14 (37.84%) LAN
10 13 (35.14%) Windows
11 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
11 12 (32.43%) CCDP
11 12 (32.43%) CCIE
11 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
12 11 (29.73%) Data Centre
12 11 (29.73%) DNS
12 11 (29.73%) Wireless
13 10 (27.03%) VoIP
13 10 (27.03%) DHCP
13 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
13 10 (27.03%) F5
13 10 (27.03%) Load Balancing
14 9 (24.32%) IT Strategy
14 9 (24.32%) Linux
15 8 (21.62%) ITIL
15 8 (21.62%) JNCIS
15 8 (21.62%) JNCIP
15 8 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure

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 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.70%) IIS
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) IaaS
2 2 (5.41%) PaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (64.86%) Firewall
2 14 (37.84%) LAN
2 14 (37.84%) WAN
3 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
4 11 (29.73%) DNS
4 11 (29.73%) Wireless
5 10 (27.03%) DHCP
5 10 (27.03%) VoIP
6 8 (21.62%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (16.22%) Internet
7 6 (16.22%) IPv4
7 6 (16.22%) IPv6
7 6 (16.22%) SAN
7 6 (16.22%) VoLTE
7 6 (16.22%) WLAN
8 5 (13.51%) BGP
8 5 (13.51%) Network Security
8 5 (13.51%) VLAN
8 5 (13.51%) VPN
9 4 (10.81%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Billing
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Consultant
2 6 (16.22%) Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Network Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Presales Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Network Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Network Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) XMPP
2 1 (2.70%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.51%) e-Learning
4 4 (10.81%) Replication
5 3 (8.11%) iSeries
6 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.70%) Clustering
7 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.70%) NHS
7 1 (2.70%) PKI
7 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
3 9 (24.32%) Linux
4 5 (13.51%) Unix
5 3 (8.11%) SUSE
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Load Balancing
2 9 (24.32%) IT Strategy
3 8 (21.62%) ITIL
4 7 (18.92%) Presales
5 6 (16.22%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (13.51%) eTOM
6 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
6 5 (13.51%) Product Management
7 4 (10.81%) Information Security
7 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (10.81%) Migration
7 4 (10.81%) Network Architecture
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.11%) Data Privacy
8 3 (8.11%) Network Management
9 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
10 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
10 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) Python
2 3 (8.11%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (81.08%) CCNP
3 22 (59.46%) CCNA
4 12 (32.43%) CCDP
4 12 (32.43%) CCIE
5 8 (21.62%) JNCIP
5 8 (21.62%) JNCIS
6 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
6 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
7 3 (8.11%) JNCIA
8 2 (5.41%) CCVP
8 2 (5.41%) CISSP
8 2 (5.41%) Degree
9 1 (2.70%) CCSA
9 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.70%) MCSE
9 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.81%) VMware NSX
4 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.70%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Cisco
2 19 (51.35%) Fortinet
3 17 (45.95%) VMware
4 16 (43.24%) Juniper
5 10 (27.03%) F5
5 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.22%) BroadSoft
6 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
6 6 (16.22%) Huawei
7 5 (13.51%) Aruba
7 5 (13.51%) Brocade
7 5 (13.51%) BT
7 5 (13.51%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (13.51%) Palo Alto
7 5 (13.51%) Ruckus Wireless
7 5 (13.51%) Virgin Media
8 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
9 3 (8.11%) Dell
9 3 (8.11%) IBM
9 3 (8.11%) Red Hat