Period
to 18 November 2019

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 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 802 943 988
Rank change year-on-year +141 +45 -26
Permanent jobs citing CCDP 238 184 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 0.51% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 183 162 136
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +11.65%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,250 £78,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +9.52%

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 28,688 35,742 40,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.85% 23.88% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21,291 26,587 31,471
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 November 2019.

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 18 November 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
South East +16 61 £57,000 -0.87% 6
Midlands +53 57 £56,250 -4.26% 3
West Midlands +50 54 £60,000 +4.35% 2
London +100 51 £67,500 +3.85% 9
East of England +89 36 £60,000 +33.33%
North of England +34 25 £42,915 -38.69% 6
North West +42 12 £50,000 -33.33% 3
Yorkshire +27 9 £35,000 -41.67% 1
South West +12 7 £62,500 -9.09% 1
North East +16 4 £42,915 -38.69% 2
East Midlands +23 3 £55,000 -29.03% 1
CCDP
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, IT jobs citing CCDP 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 CCDP.

1 238 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 216 (90.76%) Cisco
3 199 (83.61%) CCNP
4 169 (71.01%) WAN
5 143 (60.08%) Firewall
6 124 (52.10%) LAN
7 119 (50.00%) BGP
8 109 (45.80%) CCIE
9 101 (42.44%) OSPF
10 84 (35.29%) MPLS
11 83 (34.87%) Data Centre
12 78 (32.77%) Juniper
13 75 (31.51%) Network Security
14 74 (31.09%) Wireless
14 74 (31.09%) VPN
15 73 (30.67%) Cisco ASA
16 65 (27.31%) Network Design
17 58 (24.37%) CheckPoint
18 57 (23.95%) Presales
19 55 (23.11%) CCNA
20 48 (20.17%) Project Delivery
21 46 (19.33%) Cisco Nexus
22 45 (18.91%) TCP/IP
23 43 (18.07%) VoIP
24 41 (17.23%) Mentoring
25 40 (16.81%) Palo Alto
26 39 (16.39%) Meraki
26 39 (16.39%) Load Balancing
26 39 (16.39%) DHCP
27 34 (14.29%) 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 11 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.20%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.10%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.68%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (5.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (5.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (4.20%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.10%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.24%) Azure
2 16 (6.72%) AWS
3 11 (4.62%) Office 365
4 3 (1.26%) IaaS
4 3 (1.26%) PaaS
4 3 (1.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 169 (71.01%) WAN
2 143 (60.08%) Firewall
3 124 (52.10%) LAN
4 119 (50.00%) BGP
5 101 (42.44%) OSPF
6 84 (35.29%) MPLS
7 75 (31.51%) Network Security
8 74 (31.09%) VPN
8 74 (31.09%) Wireless
9 73 (30.67%) Cisco ASA
10 46 (19.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 45 (18.91%) TCP/IP
12 43 (18.07%) VoIP
13 39 (16.39%) DHCP
14 34 (14.29%) DNS
15 29 (12.18%) Internet
15 29 (12.18%) VLAN
16 27 (11.34%) Wi-Fi
17 26 (10.92%) Ethernet
18 25 (10.50%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.20%) MySQL
2 1 (0.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (5.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (4.20%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.20%) Subversion
3 4 (1.68%) JIRA
General
1 29 (12.18%) Telecoms
2 25 (10.50%) Finance
3 20 (8.40%) Public Sector
4 15 (6.30%) Banking
4 15 (6.30%) Retail
5 6 (2.52%) Military
6 3 (1.26%) Legal
7 2 (0.84%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (32.35%) Network Engineer
2 60 (25.21%) Architect
3 42 (17.65%) Network Architect
4 36 (15.13%) Consultant
5 26 (10.92%) Network Consultant
6 22 (9.24%) Cisco Engineer
6 22 (9.24%) Security Consultant
7 21 (8.82%) Senior Network Engineer
8 20 (8.40%) Network Security Consultant
9 18 (7.56%) Cisco Consultant
10 17 (7.14%) Check Point Consultant
10 17 (7.14%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 17 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 16 (6.72%) Cisco Security Consultant
11 16 (6.72%) IP Architect
12 13 (5.46%) Technical Support
13 12 (5.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (4.62%) Head of Operations
14 11 (4.62%) Head of Technical Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.46%) 802.1X
2 10 (4.20%) LAMP
2 10 (4.20%) LDAP
3 1 (0.42%) COM
3 1 (0.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 83 (34.87%) Data Centre
2 15 (6.30%) BBC
3 10 (4.20%) Clustering
3 10 (4.20%) IPTV
3 10 (4.20%) MPEG
3 10 (4.20%) Replication
3 10 (4.20%) Video\Live Streaming
4 9 (3.78%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.36%) CESG
5 8 (3.36%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.10%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.68%) Fibre Optics
10 2 (0.84%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.84%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.42%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.14%) Windows
2 15 (6.30%) Linux
3 11 (4.62%) CentOS
4 10 (4.20%) Solaris
4 10 (4.20%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.68%) Unix
6 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (27.31%) Network Design
2 57 (23.95%) Presales
3 48 (20.17%) Project Delivery
4 41 (17.23%) Mentoring
5 39 (16.39%) Load Balancing
6 32 (13.45%) ITIL
7 27 (11.34%) Capacity Planning
8 25 (10.50%) Network Management
9 24 (10.08%) Network Architecture
10 19 (7.98%) Capacity Management
10 19 (7.98%) Migration
11 17 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
11 17 (7.14%) Technical Leadership
11 17 (7.14%) TOGAF
12 16 (6.72%) Problem Management
13 14 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
14 13 (5.46%) Coaching
14 13 (5.46%) Service Management
14 13 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.20%) Bash Shell
2 5 (2.10%) C
3 1 (0.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 238 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 199 (83.61%) CCNP
3 109 (45.80%) CCIE
4 55 (23.11%) CCNA
5 33 (13.87%) JNCIE
6 31 (13.03%) JNCIP
7 29 (12.18%) JNCIA
7 29 (12.18%) Security Cleared
8 26 (10.92%) CCSE
8 26 (10.92%) CCSP
9 24 (10.08%) CCDA
10 20 (8.40%) SC Cleared
11 19 (7.98%) JNCIS
12 16 (6.72%) CCIE Service Provider
13 13 (5.46%) CCSA
13 13 (5.46%) DV Cleared
14 11 (4.62%) Degree
15 10 (4.20%) CCDE
15 10 (4.20%) MCSE
15 10 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 9 (3.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.36%) SLA
4 7 (2.94%) QA
5 4 (1.68%) RMADS
System Software
1 18 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.04%) VMware NSX
3 10 (4.20%) DRBD
3 10 (4.20%) GlusterFS
4 6 (2.52%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (8.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (5.04%) FortiGate
3 11 (4.62%) Ansible
4 10 (4.20%) Cisco UCCX
4 10 (4.20%) Galera Cluster
4 10 (4.20%) Nagios
4 10 (4.20%) Puppet
4 10 (4.20%) ZABBIX
5 9 (3.78%) SCCM
6 8 (3.36%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (2.94%) Cacti
7 7 (2.94%) Observium
8 6 (2.52%) vCenter Server
9 5 (2.10%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.42%) vRealize
10 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 216 (90.76%) Cisco
2 78 (32.77%) Juniper
3 58 (24.37%) CheckPoint
4 40 (16.81%) Palo Alto
5 39 (16.39%) Meraki
6 34 (14.29%) F5
7 25 (10.50%) Microsoft
8 24 (10.08%) Avaya
8 24 (10.08%) VMware
9 23 (9.66%) HP
10 18 (7.56%) Extreme Networks
11 17 (7.14%) Brocade
12 15 (6.30%) Rackspace
12 15 (6.30%) Virgin Media
13 13 (5.46%) SolarWinds
14 12 (5.04%) Forcepoint
14 12 (5.04%) Fortinet
15 11 (4.62%) Red Hat
16 10 (4.20%) Aruba
16 10 (4.20%) Mitel