Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 442 470 482
Rank change year-on-year +28 +12 +38
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 40 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.17% 0.053% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 0.24% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 40 12 27
North of England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -27.08% +4.92%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £35,200
90th Percentile £47,175 £44,500 £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 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 4,665 5,524 6,631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 19.50% 22.56% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3,719 4,412 5,134
North of England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 19 January 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 19 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
Yorkshire +57 39 £37,500 +7.14%
North West -7 1 £85,000 +126.67%
CCDA
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 North of England region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (92.50%) Cisco
3 35 (87.50%) CCNP
3 35 (87.50%) Firewall
4 34 (85.00%) VMware
5 33 (82.50%) CCNA
6 31 (77.50%) Windows
7 28 (70.00%) ITIL
7 28 (70.00%) CCIE
7 28 (70.00%) Wireless
7 28 (70.00%) Finance
8 27 (67.50%) Avaya
8 27 (67.50%) Genesys
8 27 (67.50%) Load Balancing
8 27 (67.50%) Problem Management
8 27 (67.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 27 (67.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 27 (67.50%) Verint
9 11 (27.50%) Data Centre
9 11 (27.50%) F5
9 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
10 8 (20.00%) BGP
10 8 (20.00%) VLAN
11 7 (17.50%) MPLS
11 7 (17.50%) OSPF
11 7 (17.50%) VoIP
11 7 (17.50%) CCSP
11 7 (17.50%) CCIP
11 7 (17.50%) Linux
11 7 (17.50%) 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 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (87.50%) Firewall
2 28 (70.00%) Wireless
3 8 (20.00%) BGP
3 8 (20.00%) VLAN
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (17.50%) MPLS
4 7 (17.50%) OSPF
4 7 (17.50%) Spanning Tree
4 7 (17.50%) VoIP
4 7 (17.50%) WAN
5 2 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (2.50%) DHCP
6 1 (2.50%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.50%) Internet
6 1 (2.50%) SNMP
6 1 (2.50%) VPN
6 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.50%) WLAN
General
1 28 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 34 (85.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 34 (85.00%) Network Engineer
1 34 (85.00%) Network Operations Engineer
1 34 (85.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (7.50%) Analyst
2 3 (7.50%) Information Analyst
2 3 (7.50%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (7.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (2.50%) Head of Security
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (2.50%) Network Specialist
4 1 (2.50%) Security Specialist
4 1 (2.50%) Technical Security Specialist
4 1 (2.50%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.50%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Linux
3 4 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) ITIL
2 27 (67.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 27 (67.50%) Load Balancing
2 27 (67.50%) Problem Management
2 27 (67.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (17.50%) High Availability
3 7 (17.50%) Presales
4 6 (15.00%) Information Security
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) SIEM
6 3 (7.50%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.50%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.50%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.50%) Information Security Management
7 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.50%) SDLC
7 1 (2.50%) Security Management
7 1 (2.50%) Security Operations
7 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (87.50%) CCNP
3 33 (82.50%) CCNA
4 28 (70.00%) CCIE
5 7 (17.50%) CCIP
5 7 (17.50%) CCSP
6 4 (10.00%) CISA
6 4 (10.00%) CISM
6 4 (10.00%) CISSP
7 2 (5.00%) CREST Certified
8 1 (2.50%) CCDP
8 1 (2.50%) CCENT
8 1 (2.50%) Degree
8 1 (2.50%) Master's Degree
8 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.50%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (92.50%) Cisco
2 34 (85.00%) VMware
3 27 (67.50%) Avaya
3 27 (67.50%) Genesys
3 27 (67.50%) Verint
4 11 (27.50%) F5
4 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.50%) McAfee
6 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds