The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 870 874 851
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Permanent jobs citing PDA 26 58 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.057% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.069% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 25 46 90
Median salary £37,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £34,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +38.00%
PDA
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37749 43348 43086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.25% 42.36% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 31270 35106 33813
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing PDA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in England

PDA
Salary Trend in England

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

PDA Salary Trend in England

PDA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PDA across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

PDA Salary Histogram in England

PDA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
London -5 22 £37,000 +2.77% 1
South East +22 3 £33,000 +10.00%
East of England - 2 £31,250 -
PDA
UK

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 England region with a requirement for PDA.

1 59 (84.29%) Microsoft
2 57 (81.43%) MS Office
3 56 (80.00%) Windows
4 47 (67.14%) Active Directory
5 43 (61.43%) MS Excel
6 37 (52.86%) Windows XP
7 36 (51.43%) Windows 7
8 33 (47.14%) Windows Server
9 32 (45.71%) Blackberry
10 30 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 29 (41.43%) Windows 8
12 27 (38.57%) Windows 10
13 26 (37.14%) SQL Server
13 26 (37.14%) iPhone
14 25 (35.71%) Wireless
15 24 (34.29%) VLAN
16 23 (32.86%) Apple
17 22 (31.43%) MS Exchange
17 22 (31.43%) DHCP
17 22 (31.43%) DNS
17 22 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
17 22 (31.43%) Windows Vista
18 21 (30.00%) VPN
18 21 (30.00%) Linux
18 21 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
19 20 (28.57%) Android
19 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
20 19 (27.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 19 (27.14%) DMZ
20 19 (27.14%) MAPI

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in 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 22 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 21 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (27.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (27.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 19 (27.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (27.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (8.57%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 57 (81.43%) MS Office
2 43 (61.43%) MS Excel
3 7 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.86%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) Office 365
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.71%) Wireless
2 24 (34.29%) VLAN
3 22 (31.43%) DHCP
3 22 (31.43%) DNS
4 21 (30.00%) VPN
5 19 (27.14%) DMZ
5 19 (27.14%) Firewall
5 19 (27.14%) IMAP
5 19 (27.14%) SMTP
5 19 (27.14%) TCP/IP
6 16 (22.86%) NAS
6 16 (22.86%) SAN
7 9 (12.86%) LAN
8 6 (8.57%) 3G
8 6 (8.57%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) MySQL
3 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.43%) QlikView
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 14 (20.00%) Banking
2 12 (17.14%) Finance
3 9 (12.86%) Legal
4 7 (10.00%) Law
5 5 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.86%) Back Office
6 2 (2.86%) Front Office
7 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Support Engineer
2 17 (24.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 15 (21.43%) IT Support
4 14 (20.00%) Analyst
4 14 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 14 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 12 (17.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (15.71%) Senior IT Engineer
6 11 (15.71%) Senior IT Support
6 11 (15.71%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (15.71%) Systems Support
6 11 (15.71%) Systems Support Engineer
7 8 (11.43%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) ICT Analyst
8 6 (8.57%) IT Trainer
8 6 (8.57%) Trainer
9 5 (7.14%) Customer Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Customer Service Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) IT Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) Legal IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.14%) MAPI
2 2 (2.86%) CSS
2 2 (2.86%) HTML
2 2 (2.86%) HTML5
2 2 (2.86%) REST
2 2 (2.86%) Sass
3 1 (1.43%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (45.71%) Blackberry
2 26 (37.14%) iPhone
3 19 (27.14%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (22.86%) Replication
5 9 (12.86%) e-Learning
6 6 (8.57%) Virtual Team
7 5 (7.14%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.86%) Blog
8 2 (2.86%) CCTV
9 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (80.00%) Windows
2 37 (52.86%) Windows XP
3 36 (51.43%) Windows 7
4 33 (47.14%) Windows Server
5 30 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (41.43%) Windows 8
7 27 (38.57%) Windows 10
8 22 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (31.43%) Windows Vista
9 21 (30.00%) Linux
10 20 (28.57%) Android
10 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (5.71%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (8.57%) Asset Management
1 6 (8.57%) Document Management
1 6 (8.57%) Patch Management
2 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (2.86%) BDD
2 2 (2.86%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (2.86%) E-Commerce
2 2 (2.86%) Integration Testing
2 2 (2.86%) ITIL
2 2 (2.86%) Kanban
2 2 (2.86%) Open Source
2 2 (2.86%) Project Management
2 2 (2.86%) Scrum
2 2 (2.86%) Software Architecture
2 2 (2.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (2.86%) User Stories
2 2 (2.86%) Workflow
3 1 (1.43%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) SQL
2 2 (2.86%) C#
2 2 (2.86%) Java
2 2 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.14%) MCSA
3 4 (5.71%) MCP
3 4 (5.71%) MCSE
3 4 (5.71%) MOS
4 2 (2.86%) Degree
5 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (67.14%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.14%) Hyper-V
3 16 (22.86%) NFS
4 6 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (7.14%) Firmware
6 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (27.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 59 (84.29%) Microsoft
2 23 (32.86%) Apple
3 19 (27.14%) Cisco
3 19 (27.14%) Draytek
4 16 (22.86%) Veeam
5 14 (20.00%) Bloomberg
5 14 (20.00%) Reuters
6 13 (18.57%) Citrix
7 9 (12.86%) iManage
8 8 (11.43%) VMware
9 6 (8.57%) Intel
9 6 (8.57%) Interwoven
9 6 (8.57%) Lotus
10 2 (2.86%) Adobe
10 2 (2.86%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.86%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.43%) Dell
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