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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 748 770 776
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +6
Permanent jobs citing PDA 89 83 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.085% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 75 72 84
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,614
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +7.69%
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
36857 38529 40302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.94% 39.64% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30021 30405 33889
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 January 2015.

PDA Salary Histogram in England

PDA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
London -7 35 £33,000 -5.71% 4
South East -24 27 £24,750 -45.00% 2
East of England +2 10 £29,000 +20.83% 3
West Midlands -4 10 £50,000 +100.00% 1
South West -19 3 £28,000 +19.14% 2
East Midlands - 3 £23,750 - 1
North East - 3 £29,000 -
North West -2 1 £34,000 -20.00% 2
PDA
UK

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 131 (71.20%) Windows
2 113 (61.41%) Microsoft
3 109 (59.24%) MS Office
4 103 (55.98%) Active Directory
5 97 (52.72%) MS Excel
6 95 (51.63%) Blackberry
7 93 (50.54%) MS Exchange
8 79 (42.93%) Windows XP
9 74 (40.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 68 (36.96%) MS PowerPoint
11 53 (28.80%) Exchange Server 2007
12 46 (25.00%) ITIL
13 41 (22.28%) Windows Server 2008
14 33 (17.93%) Windows Server 2003
15 31 (16.85%) Banking
16 30 (16.30%) SQL
17 29 (15.76%) SQL Server
17 29 (15.76%) Android
17 29 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2003
17 29 (15.76%) Windows 7
18 28 (15.22%) Legal
19 24 (13.04%) VMware
19 24 (13.04%) C#
20 22 (11.96%) TCP/IP
20 22 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
21 21 (11.41%) Wireless
22 20 (10.87%) DHCP
22 20 (10.87%) DNS
23 19 (10.33%) .NET
23 19 (10.33%) Firewall

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 93 (50.54%) MS Exchange
2 74 (40.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (28.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 29 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (7.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (4.35%) IBM Notes
7 6 (3.26%) Lync
8 4 (2.17%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.54%) Documentum
Applications
1 109 (59.24%) MS Office
2 97 (52.72%) MS Excel
3 68 (36.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.72%) Acrobat
4 5 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.72%) MS Project
5 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.54%) Revit
5 1 (0.54%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.54%) Demantra
2 1 (0.54%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.26%) Office 365
2 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.96%) TCP/IP
2 21 (11.41%) Wireless
3 20 (10.87%) DHCP
3 20 (10.87%) DNS
4 19 (10.33%) Firewall
5 18 (9.78%) VPN
6 15 (8.15%) LAN
7 14 (7.61%) VLAN
8 11 (5.98%) WAN
8 11 (5.98%) DMZ
9 10 (5.43%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (4.35%) SMTP
10 8 (4.35%) ADSL
10 8 (4.35%) IMAP
11 6 (3.26%) SAN
12 4 (2.17%) GPRS
12 4 (2.17%) VoIP
13 3 (1.63%) NetScaler
13 3 (1.63%) Ethernet
14 2 (1.09%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (2.72%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.09%) Big Data
4 1 (0.54%) DataEase
4 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Rational Rose
General
1 31 (16.85%) Banking
2 28 (15.22%) Legal
3 16 (8.70%) Finance
3 16 (8.70%) Law
4 15 (8.15%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.17%) French Language
6 3 (1.63%) Retail
6 3 (1.63%) Electronics
7 2 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) Games
8 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (29.35%) Analyst
2 32 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 30 (16.30%) 3rd Line Support
4 26 (14.13%) Support Engineer
5 25 (13.59%) 2nd Line Support
6 19 (10.33%) Service Analyst
6 19 (10.33%) Developer
7 18 (9.78%) Service Desk Analyst
8 17 (9.24%) Desktop Support
9 11 (5.98%) IT Support
10 10 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 9 (4.89%) Systems Support
11 9 (4.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 8 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (4.35%) C# Developer
12 8 (4.35%) Systems Support Engineer
13 6 (3.26%) Software Engineer
13 6 (3.26%) Service Manager
14 5 (2.72%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.33%) .NET
2 12 (6.52%) ASP.NET
3 10 (5.43%) HTML
4 8 (4.35%) MAPI
5 6 (3.26%) Ajax
5 6 (3.26%) LINQ
6 5 (2.72%) HTML5
6 5 (2.72%) XSLT
7 4 (2.17%) Web Services
7 4 (2.17%) WAP
7 4 (2.17%) Application Packaging
7 4 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.09%) WinForms
8 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.54%) .NET Compact Framework
9 1 (0.54%) Mason
9 1 (0.54%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.54%) Flash
9 1 (0.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 95 (51.63%) Blackberry
2 17 (9.24%) Mobile App
3 16 (8.70%) iPhone
4 15 (8.15%) Hedge funds
4 15 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.43%) Computer Science
6 8 (4.35%) iPad
7 7 (3.80%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.17%) Statistics
8 4 (2.17%) Derivative
9 3 (1.63%) Clustering
10 2 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.09%) IVR
10 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.54%) User Experience
11 1 (0.54%) GIS
11 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.54%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.54%) PKI
11 1 (0.54%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 131 (71.20%) Windows
2 79 (42.93%) Windows XP
3 41 (22.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (17.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (15.76%) Android
5 29 (15.76%) Windows 7
6 16 (8.70%) Windows 8
7 13 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (6.52%) Linux
8 12 (6.52%) Windows Vista
9 8 (4.35%) Windows 2000
10 5 (2.72%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (1.63%) Windows Phone
12 3 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (1.63%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.00%) ITIL
2 19 (10.33%) Service Delivery
3 10 (5.43%) Service Management
4 9 (4.89%) Android Development
5 8 (4.35%) Time Management
6 6 (3.26%) CRM
6 6 (3.26%) ITSM
7 5 (2.72%) Software Architecture
7 5 (2.72%) Document Management
7 5 (2.72%) Incident Management
8 4 (2.17%) Project Management
8 4 (2.17%) Practice Management
8 4 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (2.17%) Change Control
8 4 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (2.17%) Line Management
8 4 (2.17%) iOS Development
9 3 (1.63%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (1.63%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (1.63%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.30%) SQL
2 24 (13.04%) C#
3 8 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.80%) VB
5 6 (3.26%) VB6
6 5 (2.72%) XPath
6 5 (2.72%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.72%) Java
7 2 (1.09%) C++
8 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (7.61%) Degree
3 13 (7.07%) MCP
4 8 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 8 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (4.35%) MCSE
4 8 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.72%) MCITP
5 5 (2.72%) MCSA
6 4 (2.17%) A+ Certification
6 4 (2.17%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.63%) CCA
7 3 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.09%) CCNP
8 2 (1.09%) CCNA
8 2 (1.09%) PhD
8 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) SLA
2 5 (2.72%) QA
System Software
1 103 (55.98%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (10.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.72%) Novell eDirectory
4 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (1.63%) XenApp
5 3 (1.63%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.63%) UAG
5 3 (1.63%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.63%) MetaFrame
5 3 (1.63%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.54%) vSphere
6 1 (0.54%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (7.07%) Backup Exec
2 8 (4.35%) SCCM
3 6 (3.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (3.26%) WSUS
4 5 (2.72%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (1.63%) SCOM
5 3 (1.63%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.54%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 113 (61.41%) Microsoft
2 24 (13.04%) VMware
3 17 (9.24%) Bloomberg
3 17 (9.24%) Cisco
4 16 (8.70%) Apple
5 15 (8.15%) Reuters
6 14 (7.61%) Symantec
6 14 (7.61%) HP
7 13 (7.07%) Citrix
8 10 (5.43%) Dell
9 8 (4.35%) Lotus
9 8 (4.35%) Draytek
10 6 (3.26%) Altiris
11 5 (2.72%) Novell
11 5 (2.72%) Peregrine
11 5 (2.72%) Remedy
11 5 (2.72%) Adobe
12 4 (2.17%) Business Objects
12 4 (2.17%) Mitel
13 3 (1.63%) ServiceNow
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