Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CCDP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 966 954 887
Rank change year-on-year -12 -67 +8
Permanent jobs citing CCDP 184 243 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.53% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 132 197 333
England median annual salary £57,500 £51,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.65% -10.43% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,550 £41,250
90th Percentile £76,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% -8.70% +4.55%

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 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 40397 46198 56292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.98% 26.17% 27.37%
Number of salaries quoted 31283 37327 45194
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

CCDP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for CCDP in England

CCDP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for CCDP in England

CCDP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCDP in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CCDP in England

CCDP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDP within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
South East +8 56 £52,500 +10.53% 3
London -20 47 £62,500 +4.17% 4
East of England +9 36 £58,750 -2.08%
Midlands +15 22 £55,000 +10.00% 3
West Midlands +11 18 £55,000 +7.32% 2
North of England +3 15 £60,000 +71.43% 1
North West -4 12 £60,000 +20.00% 1
South West +2 5 £45,000 -5.26%
East Midlands +27 4 £60,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire -3 3 £47,500 +35.71%
CCDP
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 England region with a requirement for CCDP.

1 184 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 168 (91.30%) CCNP
3 165 (89.67%) Cisco
4 99 (53.80%) WAN
5 91 (49.46%) Firewall
6 82 (44.57%) LAN
7 73 (39.67%) Data Centre
8 72 (39.13%) OSPF
9 71 (38.59%) BGP
10 68 (36.96%) Network Design
11 66 (35.87%) Network Security
12 61 (33.15%) Cisco Nexus
13 58 (31.52%) Wireless
14 56 (30.43%) CCNA
15 55 (29.89%) VPN
16 54 (29.35%) CCIE
17 53 (28.80%) Juniper
18 50 (27.17%) CheckPoint
19 46 (25.00%) Presales
20 45 (24.46%) MPLS
21 41 (22.28%) CCDA
22 40 (21.74%) VMware
23 37 (20.11%) Cisco ASA
24 35 (19.02%) Load Balancing
24 35 (19.02%) CCSE
24 35 (19.02%) Cisco Wireless
25 33 (17.93%) Security Cleared
26 32 (17.39%) SC Cleared
27 30 (16.30%) EIGRP
28 29 (15.76%) DNS

CCDP
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 13 (7.07%) Skype for Business
2 4 (2.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (5.43%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.17%) IaaS
2 4 (2.17%) Office 365
2 4 (2.17%) PaaS
3 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (53.80%) WAN
2 91 (49.46%) Firewall
3 82 (44.57%) LAN
4 72 (39.13%) OSPF
5 71 (38.59%) BGP
6 66 (35.87%) Network Security
7 61 (33.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 58 (31.52%) Wireless
9 55 (29.89%) VPN
10 45 (24.46%) MPLS
11 37 (20.11%) Cisco ASA
12 35 (19.02%) Cisco Wireless
13 30 (16.30%) EIGRP
14 29 (15.76%) DNS
14 29 (15.76%) VLAN
15 23 (12.50%) DHCP
16 21 (11.41%) Spanning Tree
17 19 (10.33%) TCP/IP
18 18 (9.78%) Internet
19 16 (8.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.35%) Big Data
2 2 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (14.67%) Finance
2 15 (8.15%) Retail
3 4 (2.17%) Marketing
3 4 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.63%) Banking
4 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.09%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.09%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Law
6 1 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 64 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 36 (19.57%) Consultant
3 35 (19.02%) Architect
4 28 (15.22%) Cisco Consultant
4 28 (15.22%) Network Consultant
5 25 (13.59%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 25 (13.59%) Senior Network Engineer
6 23 (12.50%) Network Architect
7 22 (11.96%) Network Security Consultant
7 22 (11.96%) Security Consultant
8 19 (10.33%) Security Engineer
9 18 (9.78%) Check Point Consultant
9 18 (9.78%) Cisco Engineer
10 17 (9.24%) Cisco Security Consultant
11 16 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
12 14 (7.61%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 10 (5.43%) Cloud Architect
13 10 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (4.89%) Network Manager
15 8 (4.35%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.72%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.54%) .NET
2 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 73 (39.67%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.43%) Driving Licence
4 8 (4.35%) PKI
5 5 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.17%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.17%) Internet of Things
6 4 (2.17%) Machine to Machine
7 3 (1.63%) FlexPod
7 3 (1.63%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (0.54%) CESG
8 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.89%) Windows
2 8 (4.35%) Linux
3 4 (2.17%) CentOS
3 4 (2.17%) Unix
4 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.54%) Debian
5 1 (0.54%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (36.96%) Network Design
2 46 (25.00%) Presales
3 35 (19.02%) Load Balancing
4 20 (10.87%) Service Delivery
5 19 (10.33%) Network Architecture
6 17 (9.24%) ITIL
6 17 (9.24%) Network Management
7 14 (7.61%) Migration
8 13 (7.07%) Security Architecture
9 12 (6.52%) Project Management
9 12 (6.52%) Time Management
10 11 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (5.98%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (5.43%) Network Optimisation
12 8 (4.35%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 8 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
13 7 (3.80%) Change Management
13 7 (3.80%) High Availability
13 7 (3.80%) Statistics
14 6 (3.26%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.89%) C
2 8 (4.35%) R
3 5 (2.72%) Python
4 1 (0.54%) Perl
4 1 (0.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 184 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 168 (91.30%) CCNP
3 56 (30.43%) CCNA
4 54 (29.35%) CCIE
5 41 (22.28%) CCDA
6 35 (19.02%) CCSE
7 33 (17.93%) Security Cleared
8 32 (17.39%) SC Cleared
9 23 (12.50%) JNCIS
10 19 (10.33%) Degree
11 18 (9.78%) CCSA
11 18 (9.78%) JNCIP
12 15 (8.15%) CISSP
13 14 (7.61%) CCDE
14 13 (7.07%) CEH
14 13 (7.07%) SSCP
15 12 (6.52%) DV Cleared
15 12 (6.52%) GIAC
16 10 (5.43%) CCIE Routing and Switching
16 10 (5.43%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.35%) SLA
3 6 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.17%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.54%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 22 (11.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (8.15%) Active Directory
3 13 (7.07%) VMware NSX
4 6 (3.26%) Firmware
5 3 (1.63%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.63%) vCloud
6 1 (0.54%) pfSense
6 1 (0.54%) Snort
6 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (3.80%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.17%) SmoothWall
3 3 (1.63%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.63%) vCenter Server
3 3 (1.63%) vRealize
4 2 (1.09%) Ansible
5 1 (0.54%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.54%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.54%) Nessus
5 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.54%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.54%) Puppet
5 1 (0.54%) QRadar
5 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 165 (89.67%) Cisco
2 53 (28.80%) Juniper
3 50 (27.17%) CheckPoint
4 40 (21.74%) VMware
5 29 (15.76%) F5
6 26 (14.13%) Microsoft
7 25 (13.59%) Palo Alto
8 24 (13.04%) HP
9 14 (7.61%) EMC
10 13 (7.07%) Avaya
10 13 (7.07%) NetApp
10 13 (7.07%) Oracle
11 11 (5.98%) Brocade
12 10 (5.43%) Splunk
13 9 (4.89%) SolarWinds
14 8 (4.35%) Citrix
15 7 (3.80%) Dell
15 7 (3.80%) Meraki
16 6 (3.26%) GENBAND
16 6 (3.26%) Tufin