Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for CCDA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 371 370 387
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 +2
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 7 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.047% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.78% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 31 17
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +48.44%
10th Percentile £43,750 £18,750 £37,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% -4.76%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,280 4,123 4,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 21.98% 24.73% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,486 3,043 3,525
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

CCDA
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for CCDA in the Midlands

CCDA
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for CCDA in the Midlands

CCDA
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCDA in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CCDA in the Midlands

CCDA
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
West Midlands +1 6 £45,000 -3.23% 1
East Midlands +21 1 £45,000 +104.55% 1
CCDA
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCDP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) JNCIA
4 3 (42.86%) JNCIS
4 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) Junos
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
6 1 (14.29%) Network Design

CCDA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) OSPF
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Junos
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) VPLS
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN
4 1 (14.29%) xDSL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Presales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) DNA
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCDP
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) JNCIA
4 3 (42.86%) JNCIS
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (14.29%) CCIP
6 1 (14.29%) CCSA
6 1 (14.29%) CCSP
6 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (14.29%) Aruba
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) Huawei
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki