Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for CCDA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
England > North of England
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 467 468 465
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +42
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 27 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.11% 0.050% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.23% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 26
North of England median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,030 £37,500
90th Percentile £50,750 £55,300 £54,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -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 the North of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 4,655 5,282 6,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 18.53% 21.96% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3,705 4,130 4,946
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,375 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £46,604
% change year-on-year +8.89% -3.44% +3.56%

CCDA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for CCDA in the North of England

CCDA
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for CCDA in the North of England

CCDA
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCDA in the North of England over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for CCDA in the North of England

CCDA
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the North of England region over the 6 months to 24 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
Yorkshire +25 26 £40,000 -20.00%
North West -22 1 £85,000 +88.89%
CCDA
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North of England region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 27 (100.00%) CCNA
2 25 (92.59%) CCNP
3 24 (88.89%) VMware
4 23 (85.19%) Wireless
4 23 (85.19%) Finance
4 23 (85.19%) Firewall
4 23 (85.19%) CCIE
4 23 (85.19%) ITIL
4 23 (85.19%) Windows
5 22 (81.48%) Avaya
5 22 (81.48%) Genesys
5 22 (81.48%) Load Balancing
5 22 (81.48%) Problem Management
5 22 (81.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 22 (81.48%) Root Cause Analysis
5 22 (81.48%) Verint
6 6 (22.22%) F5
7 3 (11.11%) Information Security
7 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
7 3 (11.11%) VLAN
7 3 (11.11%) BGP
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.41%) CCSP
8 2 (7.41%) CCIP
8 2 (7.41%) Linux
8 2 (7.41%) LAN
8 2 (7.41%) VoIP
8 2 (7.41%) WAN

CCDA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
1 23 (85.19%) Wireless
2 3 (11.11%) BGP
2 3 (11.11%) VLAN
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (7.41%) LAN
3 2 (7.41%) MPLS
3 2 (7.41%) OSPF
3 2 (7.41%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (7.41%) VoIP
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) SNMP
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.70%) WLAN
General
1 23 (85.19%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 22 (81.48%) Cisco Engineer
2 22 (81.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 14 (51.85%) Network Operations Engineer
3 14 (51.85%) Operations Engineer
4 10 (37.04%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 8 (29.63%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Head of Security
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) ITIL
2 22 (81.48%) Continuous Improvement
2 22 (81.48%) Load Balancing
2 22 (81.48%) Problem Management
2 22 (81.48%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (7.41%) High Availability
5 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.70%) Information Management
5 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Network Design
5 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Operations Management
5 1 (3.70%) SDLC
5 1 (3.70%) Security Operations
5 1 (3.70%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) CCNA
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (92.59%) CCNP
3 23 (85.19%) CCIE
4 2 (7.41%) CCIP
4 2 (7.41%) CCSP
4 2 (7.41%) CREST Certified
5 1 (3.70%) CCDP
5 1 (3.70%) CCENT
5 1 (3.70%) CISA
5 1 (3.70%) CISM
5 1 (3.70%) CISSP
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) SSCP
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (88.89%) VMware
3 22 (81.48%) Avaya
3 22 (81.48%) Genesys
3 22 (81.48%) Verint
4 6 (22.22%) F5
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds