The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 261 - 255
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PDA 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.013% - 0.026%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.033% - 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £27,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -3.22%
PDA
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3035 2998 2937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.88% 37.09% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2413 2360 2492
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PDA
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

PDA Salary Trend in the East of England

PDA
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
Suffolk - 1 £27,000 -
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (75.00%) Android
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (62.50%) iPhone
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) VLAN
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Vista
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (62.50%) Time Management
3 5 (62.50%) Mac OS X
3 5 (62.50%) DMZ
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) DMZ
1 5 (62.50%) Wireless
1 5 (62.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (62.50%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (75.00%) Android
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Mac OS X
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Vista
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) VMware