Period
to 18 July 2018

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 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 303 317 321
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4 -7
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 3 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.032% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.50% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 19
West Midlands median annual salary £70,000 £51,750 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.27% +23.21% -30.00%
England median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.22% -11.82% +10.00%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,534 2,392 3,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.00% 23.81% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,627 1,921 2,486
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% -4.21% +5.56%

CCDA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing CCDA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 18 July 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
Birmingham -2 3 £70,000 +44.33%
CCDA
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Fintech
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus

CCDA
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) VPLS
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Manager
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Presales Solution Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Presales Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Fintech
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco