The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for CCDA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
England / West Midlands
Rank 201 211 214
Rank change year-on-year +10 +3  
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 5 32 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.52% 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 1.91% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 2
Median salary £48,500 £42,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.47% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.44% -4.28%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1078 1679 1332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 23.09% 27.31% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 835 1277 1059
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CCDA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for CCDA in the West Midlands

CCDA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for CCDA in the West Midlands

CCDA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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
Worcestershire -11 2 £42,500 +8.97%
Herefordshire -18 2 £50,000 -
Birmingham +17 1 £48,500 +4.86% 1
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) LAN
3 6 (50.00%) CCDP
3 6 (50.00%) Internet
3 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (41.67%) CCIE
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (33.33%) SLA
5 4 (33.33%) CCIP
5 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (33.33%) DMZ
5 4 (33.33%) Intranet
5 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) Network Design
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (16.67%) SonicWALL
7 2 (16.67%) Network Security
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) BGP
7 2 (16.67%) IPv4
7 2 (16.67%) VoIP

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 6 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (33.33%) DMZ
4 4 (33.33%) Intranet
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (16.67%) BGP
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) IPv4
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (8.33%) IPsec
7 1 (8.33%) SSL
7 1 (8.33%) VLAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Check Point Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
2 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) B2B
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Case Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Presales
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCDP
3 5 (41.67%) CCIE
4 4 (33.33%) CCIP
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 2 (16.67%) SonicWALL
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Mitel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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