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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 243 - 267
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PDA 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.016% - 0.052%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.040% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £22,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £23,750 £34,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-31.15% +38.00%
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
2523 2987 2963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 40.18% 41.06% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1991 2476 2327
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing PDA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Norfolk - 1 £22,500 -
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing PDA 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 East of England region with a requirement for PDA.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Android
2 8 (88.89%) MS Office
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 8
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) Draytek
3 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
3 7 (77.78%) NAS
3 7 (77.78%) Veeam
3 7 (77.78%) iPhone
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) VLAN
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Vista
3 7 (77.78%) IMAP
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (77.78%) SAN
3 7 (77.78%) Apple
3 7 (77.78%) DMZ
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (77.78%) Blackberry
3 7 (77.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (77.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Office
2 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DHCP
1 7 (77.78%) DMZ
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) IMAP
1 7 (77.78%) NAS
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
1 7 (77.78%) SMTP
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
1 7 (77.78%) VLAN
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
1 7 (77.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) IT Support
2 7 (77.78%) IT Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) IT Support Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior IT Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior IT Support
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Support Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) MAPI
2 1 (11.11%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (77.78%) Blackberry
1 7 (77.78%) iPhone
1 7 (77.78%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Android
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 8
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Vista
3 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ERP
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C++
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
2 7 (77.78%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Apple
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Draytek
2 7 (77.78%) Veeam