The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CCDE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Design Expert (CCDE)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 852 921 951
Rank change year-on-year +69 +30  
Permanent jobs citing CCDE 22 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.014% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.053% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 6
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £45,500 £56,625
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -9.63%  

CCDE is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21844 26201 30066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.56% 26.63% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35718 44855 48776
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCDE
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CCDE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CCDE in the UK

CCDE
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CCDE in the UK

CCDE
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCDE over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCDE in the UK

CCDE
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDE within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
UK excluding London +42 18 £50,000 +33.33% 1
England +52 17 £50,000 +33.33% 1
North of England -5 9 £43,250 +19.31%
Scotland - 5 £57,500 -
South East +48 4 £52,500 -
London +33 4 £77,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing CCDE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CCDE.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (76.92%) CCIE
3 18 (69.23%) Firewall
4 14 (53.85%) WAN
5 10 (38.46%) Palo Alto
6 9 (34.62%) LAN
6 9 (34.62%) CCDP
6 9 (34.62%) Juniper
7 8 (30.77%) Network Design
7 8 (30.77%) Network Security
7 8 (30.77%) Network Management
7 8 (30.77%) F5
7 8 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (26.92%) Presales
8 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
9 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
9 6 (23.08%) CCNP
10 5 (19.23%) CCNA
10 5 (19.23%) DHCP
10 5 (19.23%) Ethernet
10 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
10 5 (19.23%) MPLS
10 5 (19.23%) DNS
10 5 (19.23%) Driving Licence
10 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (15.38%) HSRP
11 4 (15.38%) ArcSight
11 4 (15.38%) SIEM
11 4 (15.38%) Finance

CCDE
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 18 (69.23%) Firewall
2 14 (53.85%) WAN
3 9 (34.62%) LAN
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (30.77%) Network Security
5 5 (19.23%) DHCP
5 5 (19.23%) DNS
5 5 (19.23%) Ethernet
5 5 (19.23%) MPLS
5 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
6 4 (15.38%) BGP
6 4 (15.38%) BIG-IP
6 4 (15.38%) EIGRP
6 4 (15.38%) HSRP
6 4 (15.38%) OSPF
6 4 (15.38%) VLAN
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (11.54%) Internet
7 3 (11.54%) IOS XR
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Lead Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Network Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Principal Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Presales Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Collaboration Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) VoIP Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 5 (19.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Network Design
1 8 (30.77%) Network Management
2 7 (26.92%) Presales
3 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (15.38%) Information Security
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) SIEM
5 3 (11.54%) Content Management
5 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (11.54%) Service Design
5 3 (11.54%) Web Filtering
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (76.92%) CCIE
3 9 (34.62%) CCDP
4 6 (23.08%) CCNP
5 5 (19.23%) CCNA
6 4 (15.38%) CCDA
6 4 (15.38%) CISSP
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (7.69%) CCIE Service Provider
9 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) Palo Alto
3 9 (34.62%) Juniper
4 8 (30.77%) F5
5 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 4 (15.38%) ArcSight
6 4 (15.38%) Citrix
7 3 (11.54%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (11.54%) Fortinet
7 3 (11.54%) HP
7 3 (11.54%) NetApp
7 3 (11.54%) VMware
8 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
8 1 (3.85%) Qualys
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