The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CCDP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 773 824 748
Rank change year-on-year +51 -76  
Permanent jobs citing CCDP 116 116 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.44% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 99 97 180
UK median annual salary £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.65% +2.72%  
10th Percentile £38,100 £40,000 £35,350
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76%  

CCDP 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 21812 26092 30465
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.53% 26.60% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35594 44568 49436
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CCDP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CCDP in the UK

CCDP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CCDP in the UK

CCDP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CCDP over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CCDP in the UK

CCDP
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDP within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +55 113 £55,000 -2.65% 13
UK excluding London +32 81 £50,000 -9.09% 11
London +21 33 £60,000 - 2
South East +45 24 £55,000 -2.65% 1
Midlands +17 23 £45,000 +7.14% 3
East of England -11 15 £66,250 +10.41% 5
North of England -7 9 £41,250 +10.00% 1
South West +1 7 £45,000 -7.69%
Wales - 3 £47,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing CCDP 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 CCDP.

1 219 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 192 (87.67%) CCNP
3 191 (87.21%) Cisco
4 122 (55.71%) Firewall
5 101 (46.12%) WAN
6 94 (42.92%) Data Centre
7 87 (39.73%) LAN
8 67 (30.59%) CheckPoint
9 65 (29.68%) BGP
10 62 (28.31%) VPN
10 62 (28.31%) Presales
11 59 (26.94%) Cisco Nexus
11 59 (26.94%) Network Security
12 57 (26.03%) OSPF
13 55 (25.11%) Wireless
14 53 (24.20%) CCIE
14 53 (24.20%) Juniper
15 46 (21.00%) CCNA
15 46 (21.00%) Palo Alto
16 45 (20.55%) Microsoft
16 45 (20.55%) Cisco ASA
17 44 (20.09%) MPLS
18 40 (18.26%) Linux
19 39 (17.81%) VMware
20 36 (16.44%) CCDA
20 36 (16.44%) Network Design
21 32 (14.61%) Windows
22 30 (13.70%) PCI DSS
22 30 (13.70%) Cisco Wireless
23 29 (13.24%) CCSE

CCDP
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.37%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.46%) IIS
2 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (6.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.46%) IaaS
3 1 (0.46%) Office 365
3 1 (0.46%) PaaS
3 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (55.71%) Firewall
2 101 (46.12%) WAN
3 87 (39.73%) LAN
4 65 (29.68%) BGP
5 62 (28.31%) VPN
6 59 (26.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 59 (26.94%) Network Security
7 57 (26.03%) OSPF
8 55 (25.11%) Wireless
9 45 (20.55%) Cisco ASA
10 44 (20.09%) MPLS
11 30 (13.70%) Cisco Wireless
12 29 (13.24%) VoIP
12 29 (13.24%) Wi-Fi
13 27 (12.33%) DNS
13 27 (12.33%) EIGRP
14 25 (11.42%) Cisco ISE
14 25 (11.42%) VLAN
15 24 (10.96%) TCP/IP
16 23 (10.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.37%) QlikView
2 2 (0.91%) Big Data
3 1 (0.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (10.05%) Telecoms
2 20 (9.13%) Finance
3 14 (6.39%) Banking
4 8 (3.65%) Financial Institution
5 7 (3.20%) Retail
6 4 (1.83%) Legal
7 3 (1.37%) Marketing
8 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.46%) Electronics
9 1 (0.46%) Games
9 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 69 (31.51%) Network Engineer
2 46 (21.00%) Consultant
3 43 (19.63%) Architect
4 28 (12.79%) Cisco Consultant
4 28 (12.79%) Network Consultant
5 27 (12.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 23 (10.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 23 (10.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 23 (10.50%) Network Architect
7 19 (8.68%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 18 (8.22%) Presales Consultant
9 16 (7.31%) Security Consultant
10 15 (6.85%) Security Engineer
11 13 (5.94%) Cisco Architect
12 12 (5.48%) Network Manager
12 12 (5.48%) Network Security Consultant
13 11 (5.02%) Firewall Analyst
13 11 (5.02%) Security Analyst
13 11 (5.02%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 11 (5.02%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.74%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.83%) CSS
3 1 (0.46%) .NET
3 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 94 (42.92%) Data Centre
2 23 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (8.68%) Linux Command Line
4 15 (6.85%) Driving Licence
4 15 (6.85%) PKI
5 3 (1.37%) FlexPod
5 3 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.91%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.91%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.46%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.46%) Fintech
7 1 (0.46%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.46%) IPTV
7 1 (0.46%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.26%) Linux
2 32 (14.61%) Windows
3 15 (6.85%) CentOS
3 15 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (6.85%) Ubuntu
4 14 (6.39%) Unix
5 12 (5.48%) Debian
6 10 (4.57%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.31%) Presales
2 36 (16.44%) Network Design
3 29 (13.24%) ITIL
4 27 (12.33%) Network Architecture
5 25 (11.42%) Network Management
6 24 (10.96%) Project Management
7 20 (9.13%) Mentoring
8 18 (8.22%) Migration
8 18 (8.22%) SIEM
9 17 (7.76%) Load Balancing
10 16 (7.31%) Network Monitoring
10 16 (7.31%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (6.85%) Service Delivery
11 15 (6.85%) Service Management
12 13 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (5.48%) Coaching
13 12 (5.48%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 12 (5.48%) PRINCE2
13 12 (5.48%) Two-Factor Authentication
14 11 (5.02%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.02%) PowerShell
2 9 (4.11%) C
3 8 (3.65%) Shell Script
4 6 (2.74%) R
5 5 (2.28%) Python
6 1 (0.46%) Perl
6 1 (0.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 219 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 192 (87.67%) CCNP
3 53 (24.20%) CCIE
4 46 (21.00%) CCNA
5 36 (16.44%) CCDA
6 29 (13.24%) CCSE
7 28 (12.79%) Security Cleared
8 21 (9.59%) Degree
8 21 (9.59%) SC Cleared
9 19 (8.68%) CCSA
10 17 (7.76%) CISSP
11 16 (7.31%) CCSP
12 15 (6.85%) CESG Certified Professional
12 15 (6.85%) JNCIS
12 15 (6.85%) MCSE
12 15 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (5.48%) Check Point Certification
14 10 (4.57%) DV Cleared
14 10 (4.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (4.11%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.70%) PCI DSS
2 21 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (8.22%) SLA
4 5 (2.28%) GPG13
4 5 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.85%) Snort
3 14 (6.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.65%) vSphere
5 6 (2.74%) pfSense
6 3 (1.37%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (6.85%) OSSEC
2 6 (2.74%) QRadar
2 6 (2.74%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (2.28%) Nessus
4 3 (1.37%) SCOM
5 2 (0.91%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.91%) Nagios
6 1 (0.46%) Ansible
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.46%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.46%) SCCM
6 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 191 (87.21%) Cisco
2 67 (30.59%) CheckPoint
3 53 (24.20%) Juniper
4 46 (21.00%) Palo Alto
5 45 (20.55%) Microsoft
6 39 (17.81%) VMware
7 22 (10.05%) HP
7 22 (10.05%) Sourcefire
8 21 (9.59%) F5
9 18 (8.22%) Red Hat
10 16 (7.31%) McAfee
11 15 (6.85%) Citrix
11 15 (6.85%) LogRhythm
12 14 (6.39%) Avaya
12 14 (6.39%) Oracle
13 9 (4.11%) Brocade
13 9 (4.11%) Fortinet
13 9 (4.11%) SolarWinds
14 8 (3.65%) Aruba
14 8 (3.65%) Mitel
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