The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 218 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing PDA 4 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.074% 0.21% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 0
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
PDA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1796 2023 1880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.41% 35.32% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1373 1447
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PDA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the Berkshire region.

PDA Salary Trend in Berkshire

PDA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 4 £30,000 +1.69% 1
PDA
South East

PDA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing PDA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PDA.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) AS400
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Lotus
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing PDA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Desktop Support
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) Team Leader
2 3 (42.86%) Support Team Leader
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Android
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus
2 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
Reading
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £22000 per annum + Van, Fuel Care
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