Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CCDA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 535 507 560
Rank change year-on-year -28 +53 +23
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 21 42 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.066% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.49% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 60
South East median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -16.28% +7.50%
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 South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8,321 8,489 12,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.28% 28.29% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6,588 6,861 9,955
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% -3.23% +3.33%

CCDA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for CCDA in the South East

CCDA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for CCDA in the South East

CCDA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCDA in the South East over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for CCDA in the South East

CCDA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 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
Thames Valley -5 7 £65,000 +30.00%
Berkshire -13 7 £65,000 +30.00%
Surrey -2 5 £36,750 -20.11%
Hampshire -35 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Kent +11 2 £47,500 -29.63%
CCDA
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 21 (100.00%) CCNA
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) CCNP
3 18 (85.71%) VPN
4 17 (80.95%) CCDP
4 17 (80.95%) Firewall
5 16 (76.19%) WAN
6 14 (66.67%) Juniper
6 14 (66.67%) MPLS
6 14 (66.67%) Wireless
7 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
8 12 (57.14%) JNCIP
9 11 (52.38%) OSPF
9 11 (52.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (47.62%) Skype for Business
10 10 (47.62%) Palo Alto
10 10 (47.62%) Cisco Wireless
10 10 (47.62%) Load Balancing
10 10 (47.62%) F5
10 10 (47.62%) Avaya
10 10 (47.62%) CCIE
10 10 (47.62%) JNCIE
10 10 (47.62%) CCSA
11 8 (38.10%) Network Security
11 8 (38.10%) Network Architecture
12 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
12 7 (33.33%) SSL
12 7 (33.33%) IPsec

CCDA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (47.62%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) VPN
2 17 (80.95%) Firewall
3 16 (76.19%) WAN
4 14 (66.67%) MPLS
4 14 (66.67%) Wireless
5 11 (52.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (52.38%) OSPF
6 10 (47.62%) Cisco Wireless
7 8 (38.10%) Network Security
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (33.33%) IPsec
8 7 (33.33%) SSL
9 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
9 6 (28.57%) LAN
9 6 (28.57%) VoIP
10 4 (19.05%) BGP
10 4 (19.05%) VPLS
10 4 (19.05%) xDSL
11 3 (14.29%) SS7
11 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Architect
1 8 (38.10%) Technical Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Network Design Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Network Technical Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Technical Design Architect
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Network Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Presales Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Network Support
5 3 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Network Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) SUSE
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Load Balancing
2 8 (38.10%) Network Architecture
3 7 (33.33%) Network Design
3 7 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) Presales
6 3 (14.29%) DNA
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Network Management
8 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
8 1 (4.76%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CCNA
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (90.48%) CCNP
3 17 (80.95%) CCDP
4 12 (57.14%) JNCIP
5 10 (47.62%) CCIE
5 10 (47.62%) CCSA
5 10 (47.62%) JNCIE
6 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 4 (19.05%) CCIP
7 4 (19.05%) CCSE
7 4 (19.05%) CCSP
7 4 (19.05%) CISSP
8 3 (14.29%) CCDE
9 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
9 2 (9.52%) JNCIA
9 2 (9.52%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 14 (66.67%) Juniper
3 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
4 10 (47.62%) Avaya
4 10 (47.62%) F5
4 10 (47.62%) Palo Alto
5 5 (23.81%) Fortinet
6 3 (14.29%) Aerohive Networks
6 3 (14.29%) Aruba
6 3 (14.29%) Huawei
6 3 (14.29%) Meraki
7 2 (9.52%) Dell
7 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
7 2 (9.52%) VMware
8 1 (4.76%) Capita