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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 762 753 753
Rank change year-on-year -9 0  
Permanent jobs citing CCDP 102 196 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.68% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 84 170 148
Median salary £55,000 £59,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.56% +8.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £72,500 £65,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.65% +2.72%  

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 20959 28714 29743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.78% 27.77% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16525 22997 23332
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 £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCDP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CCDP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CCDP in the UK

CCDP
Top 30 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 27 March 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 -6 97 £55,000 -7.56% 11
London +76 38 £57,500 -11.53% 3
South East +50 35 £55,000 -12.69% 3
Berkshire +40 12 £50,000 -20.63% 1
East of England -7 11 £65,000 +4.00%
East Sussex - 10 £60,000 -
Bracknell - 10 £50,000 -
Brighton - 10 £60,000 -
City of London +56 9 £39,000 -46.20% 2
Bedfordshire -1 7 £65,000 +8.33%
Hampshire +11 6 £66,500 +8.13% 2
West Sussex - 6 £55,000 -
West Midlands +16 5 £46,750 -1.57%
Bedford -14 5 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire +20 4 - -
East Midlands +8 4 £52,500 -12.50%
Hatfield - 4 - -
Birmingham +18 3 £48,500 -3.00%
Leicestershire - 3 £55,000 -
Farnborough - 3 £66,500 -
Scotland +24 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Edinburgh +6 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Worcestershire -6 2 £42,500 -41.37%
Worcester -8 2 £42,500 -41.37%
North West -10 2 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Wales - 2 £50,000 -
West Wales - 2 £50,000 -
Wigan - 2 £38,750 -
Manchester - 2 £38,750 - 1
Swansea - 2 £50,000 -

CCDP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 221 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 198 (89.59%) CCNP
3 192 (86.88%) Cisco
4 130 (58.82%) Firewall
5 110 (49.77%) WAN
6 99 (44.80%) LAN
7 92 (41.63%) CCIE
8 86 (38.91%) Data Centre
9 84 (38.01%) BGP
10 81 (36.65%) CheckPoint
11 79 (35.75%) Network Security
12 78 (35.29%) OSPF
13 74 (33.48%) Presales
14 73 (33.03%) Cisco Nexus
15 68 (30.77%) VPN
16 53 (23.98%) CCNA
17 52 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
18 50 (22.62%) CCSE
19 46 (20.81%) Juniper
20 43 (19.46%) MPLS
20 43 (19.46%) Microsoft
21 41 (18.55%) CCSA
22 40 (18.10%) Wireless
23 39 (17.65%) Network Management
24 38 (17.19%) F5
24 38 (17.19%) Palo Alto
24 38 (17.19%) Spanning Tree
24 38 (17.19%) CCDA
25 35 (15.84%) TCP/IP
26 33 (14.93%) VoIP

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 6 (2.71%) OpenStack
2 4 (1.81%) IIS
3 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.36%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (12.67%) MS Visio
2 21 (9.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.36%) MS Office
4 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.26%) IaaS
4 5 (2.26%) Office 365
4 5 (2.26%) PaaS
5 3 (1.36%) Akamai
6 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 130 (58.82%) Firewall
2 110 (49.77%) WAN
3 99 (44.80%) LAN
4 84 (38.01%) BGP
5 79 (35.75%) Network Security
6 78 (35.29%) OSPF
7 73 (33.03%) Cisco Nexus
8 68 (30.77%) VPN
9 52 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
10 43 (19.46%) MPLS
11 40 (18.10%) Wireless
12 38 (17.19%) Spanning Tree
13 35 (15.84%) TCP/IP
14 33 (14.93%) VoIP
15 31 (14.03%) DNS
16 30 (13.57%) IPsec
17 27 (12.22%) EIGRP
17 27 (12.22%) Wireshark
18 26 (11.76%) DHCP
19 21 (9.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.17%) Big Data
2 3 (1.36%) QlikView
General
1 30 (13.57%) Telecoms
2 18 (8.14%) Finance
2 18 (8.14%) Retail
3 16 (7.24%) Banking
4 5 (2.26%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.26%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.26%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.26%) Marketing
5 3 (1.36%) Legal
6 2 (0.90%) Local Government
7 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 90 (40.72%) Network Engineer
2 61 (27.60%) Consultant
3 49 (22.17%) Architect
4 45 (20.36%) Network Consultant
5 33 (14.93%) Security Consultant
6 28 (12.67%) Network Security Consultant
6 28 (12.67%) Security Engineer
7 27 (12.22%) Cisco Engineer
7 27 (12.22%) Network Architect
8 26 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
9 25 (11.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 24 (10.86%) Senior Network Engineer
10 24 (10.86%) Solutions Architect
11 19 (8.60%) Cisco Architect
12 18 (8.14%) Cisco Consultant
13 15 (6.79%) Presales Consultant
14 12 (5.43%) Cisco Network Architect
15 11 (4.98%) Cisco Network Consultant
15 11 (4.98%) Cisco Solutions Architect
16 10 (4.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.81%) 802.1X
1 4 (1.81%) CSS
2 3 (1.36%) .NET
3 1 (0.45%) OAuth
3 1 (0.45%) OpenID
3 1 (0.45%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 86 (38.91%) Data Centre
2 15 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.98%) Driving Licence
3 11 (4.98%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (4.07%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.07%) PKI
5 6 (2.71%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.71%) Internet of Things
6 5 (2.26%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.36%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.36%) FlexPod
8 2 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.90%) iPad
8 2 (0.90%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.45%) BBC
9 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.45%) iSeries
9 1 (0.45%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.48%) Windows
2 30 (13.57%) Linux
3 16 (7.24%) Unix
4 8 (3.62%) CentOS
4 8 (3.62%) Ubuntu
5 7 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.26%) Debian
7 3 (1.36%) Kali Linux
7 3 (1.36%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.36%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.36%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (33.48%) Presales
2 39 (17.65%) Network Management
3 29 (13.12%) Load Balancing
4 27 (12.22%) Network Design
5 22 (9.95%) Mentoring
6 17 (7.69%) Migration
7 16 (7.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (7.24%) ITIL
8 15 (6.79%) Network Architecture
8 15 (6.79%) Project Management
9 14 (6.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 13 (5.88%) Service Management
10 13 (5.88%) SIEM
11 12 (5.43%) Coaching
11 12 (5.43%) Time Management
12 11 (4.98%) High Availability
13 10 (4.52%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (4.52%) Change Control
13 10 (4.52%) TOGAF
14 9 (4.07%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.52%) PowerShell
2 6 (2.71%) Perl
2 6 (2.71%) Python
3 4 (1.81%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.36%) VBScript
5 2 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 221 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 198 (89.59%) CCNP
3 92 (41.63%) CCIE
4 53 (23.98%) CCNA
5 50 (22.62%) CCSE
6 41 (18.55%) CCSA
7 38 (17.19%) CCDA
8 22 (9.95%) Security Cleared
9 20 (9.05%) Degree
10 18 (8.14%) CISSP
10 18 (8.14%) SC Cleared
11 13 (5.88%) MCSE
11 13 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (5.43%) CCSP
13 10 (4.52%) JNCIS
14 9 (4.07%) CCDE
15 7 (3.17%) CESG Certified Professional
15 7 (3.17%) JNCIA
16 6 (2.71%) CISM
16 6 (2.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.50%) PCI DSS
2 15 (6.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.98%) SLA
4 8 (3.62%) GPG13
System Software
1 20 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (8.14%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.17%) Snort
4 6 (2.71%) Firmware
4 6 (2.71%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.71%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.81%) vSphere
6 3 (1.36%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (3.17%) OSSEC
2 4 (1.81%) Nagios
3 3 (1.36%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.36%) SCOM
4 2 (0.90%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.90%) TrustSec
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.45%) CSIRT
5 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 192 (86.88%) Cisco
2 81 (36.65%) CheckPoint
3 46 (20.81%) Juniper
4 43 (19.46%) Microsoft
5 38 (17.19%) F5
5 38 (17.19%) Palo Alto
6 33 (14.93%) VMware
7 19 (8.60%) Fortinet
8 16 (7.24%) Sourcefire
9 14 (6.33%) Riverbed
10 13 (5.88%) SolarWinds
11 11 (4.98%) Avaya
11 11 (4.98%) NetApp
11 11 (4.98%) Red Hat
12 10 (4.52%) GENBAND
12 10 (4.52%) Meraki
12 10 (4.52%) Oracle
13 9 (4.07%) Intel Security
14 8 (3.62%) Aruba
15 7 (3.17%) LogRhythm
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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UK
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
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Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Car
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