The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 780 775 758
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs citing PDA 122 81 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.078% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.24% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 114 60 123
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,861 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £28,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+22.80% +16.32%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37546 34232 38718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 33.22% 32.89% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29975 28091 32949
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
PDA
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -42 47 £35,000 - 7
South East +12 42 £35,000 +34.61% 5
South West +12 20 £23,500 +3.92% 2
West Midlands +12 9 £23,500 -55.23%
East of England -21 3 £24,000 -
North West -2 1 £37,500 +19.04% 1
PDA
UK

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 161 (78.92%) Windows
2 111 (54.41%) Microsoft
3 96 (47.06%) MS Excel
4 88 (43.14%) MS Office
4 88 (43.14%) Blackberry
5 85 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 75 (36.76%) Windows XP
7 58 (28.43%) MS Exchange
8 57 (27.94%) MS PowerPoint
9 51 (25.00%) C#
10 49 (24.02%) .NET
10 49 (24.02%) SQL Server
11 44 (21.57%) ITIL
12 41 (20.10%) Banking
13 39 (19.12%) Mobile App
14 36 (17.65%) Degree
15 34 (16.67%) Android
15 34 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
16 32 (15.69%) Windows Mobile
17 31 (15.20%) Exchange Server 2007
18 30 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
18 30 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
19 29 (14.22%) Windows 7
20 28 (13.73%) HTML
21 26 (12.75%) SQL
21 26 (12.75%) Citrix
21 26 (12.75%) Windows Server 2008
22 24 (11.76%) Smartphone
22 24 (11.76%) Reuters
22 24 (11.76%) Bloomberg

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 58 (28.43%) MS Exchange
2 34 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (15.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (5.39%) Lync
6 8 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (2.45%) IBM Notes
7 5 (2.45%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 96 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 88 (43.14%) MS Office
3 57 (27.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.98%) MS Project
4 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (4.41%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.43%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
2 22 (10.78%) GPRS
2 22 (10.78%) Wireless
3 20 (9.80%) Firewall
4 18 (8.82%) DHCP
4 18 (8.82%) VPN
4 18 (8.82%) DNS
5 17 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 14 (6.86%) LAN
6 14 (6.86%) WAN
7 10 (4.90%) Ethernet
8 7 (3.43%) Network Security
8 7 (3.43%) Internet
9 6 (2.94%) VoIP
10 5 (2.45%) 3G
11 4 (1.96%) Broadband
11 4 (1.96%) SAN
11 4 (1.96%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.98%) Intranet
13 1 (0.49%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (24.02%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.92%) MySQL
3 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.49%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (3.43%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.49%) Ant
2 1 (0.49%) JUnit
2 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (20.10%) Banking
2 12 (5.88%) Electronics
2 12 (5.88%) Law
3 10 (4.90%) Finance
3 10 (4.90%) Back Office
4 7 (3.43%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.47%) Advertising
7 2 (0.98%) Games
7 2 (0.98%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Military
8 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (38.24%) Analyst
2 56 (27.45%) Developer
3 51 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 38 (18.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 31 (15.20%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 24 (11.76%) Mobile Developer
7 21 (10.29%) Desktop Support
7 21 (10.29%) Windows Mobile Developer
8 20 (9.80%) Service Analyst
9 19 (9.31%) Service Desk Analyst
9 19 (9.31%) IT Support
10 17 (8.33%) Support Engineer
11 16 (7.84%) Field Engineer
12 15 (7.35%) Software Developer
13 12 (5.88%) C# Developer
13 12 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
13 12 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
14 10 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support
15 9 (4.41%) Break Fix Engineer
16 7 (3.43%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (24.02%) .NET
2 28 (13.73%) HTML
3 18 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 18 (8.82%) XSLT
3 18 (8.82%) Ajax
3 18 (8.82%) LINQ
4 14 (6.86%) .NET Framework
5 10 (4.90%) .NET Compact Framework
6 9 (4.41%) ASP.NET
7 7 (3.43%) HTML5
8 5 (2.45%) Web Services
9 3 (1.47%) WPF
9 3 (1.47%) Application Packaging
9 3 (1.47%) XML
10 2 (0.98%) SOAP
10 2 (0.98%) WinForms
10 2 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.49%) REST
11 1 (0.49%) Silverlight
11 1 (0.49%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 88 (43.14%) Blackberry
2 39 (19.12%) Mobile App
3 24 (11.76%) Smartphone
4 22 (10.78%) Computer Science
5 12 (5.88%) iPad
6 8 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.43%) Handset
8 6 (2.94%) iPhone
9 4 (1.96%) EPoS
9 4 (1.96%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.47%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.47%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.98%) Mobile Computing
12 1 (0.49%) Open Source
12 1 (0.49%) Kindle
12 1 (0.49%) Derivative
12 1 (0.49%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 161 (78.92%) Windows
2 75 (36.76%) Windows XP
3 34 (16.67%) Android
4 32 (15.69%) Windows Mobile
5 29 (14.22%) Windows 7
6 26 (12.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (9.31%) Apple iOS
9 13 (6.37%) Linux
10 11 (5.39%) Windows Phone
11 9 (4.41%) UNIX
12 8 (3.92%) Windows 2000
13 6 (2.94%) Windows Phone 7
14 4 (1.96%) Windows CE
14 4 (1.96%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.98%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.57%) ITIL
2 18 (8.82%) Android Development
3 15 (7.35%) Service Management
3 15 (7.35%) Project Management
4 14 (6.86%) Mobile Application Development
5 13 (6.37%) Service Delivery
6 10 (4.90%) Incident Management
6 10 (4.90%) Problem Management
7 9 (4.41%) Asset Management
8 8 (3.92%) Configuration Management
9 7 (3.43%) UML
10 6 (2.94%) CRM
10 6 (2.94%) CAD
10 6 (2.94%) Time Management
10 6 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
11 5 (2.45%) Software Engineering
11 5 (2.45%) Migration
11 5 (2.45%) OO
12 4 (1.96%) Practice Management
12 4 (1.96%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 51 (25.00%) C#
2 26 (12.75%) SQL
3 22 (10.78%) JavaScript
4 18 (8.82%) XPath
5 11 (5.39%) PowerHouse
5 11 (5.39%) C++
6 9 (4.41%) C
7 5 (2.45%) Python
7 5 (2.45%) COBOL
8 3 (1.47%) PHP
9 2 (0.98%) Java
9 2 (0.98%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.49%) VB6
10 1 (0.49%) VB
10 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (17.65%) Degree
2 30 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.92%) MCITP
4 7 (3.43%) MCSA
5 6 (2.94%) MCSE
6 5 (2.45%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.45%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.45%) MCP
7 4 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.96%) IBM Certification
7 4 (1.96%) CCNA
7 4 (1.96%) MCDST
7 4 (1.96%) HP AIS
8 3 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.49%) ACSP
9 1 (0.49%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.49%) ACTC
9 1 (0.49%) ACSA
9 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.33%) SLA
2 3 (1.47%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 85 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 20 (9.80%) Terminal Services
3 10 (4.90%) XenApp
4 7 (3.43%) MetaFrame
5 6 (2.94%) UAG
6 5 (2.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (1.96%) vSphere
8 3 (1.47%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (2.94%) Backup Exec
1 6 (2.94%) SCCM
2 3 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (1.47%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 111 (54.41%) Microsoft
2 26 (12.75%) Citrix
3 24 (11.76%) Reuters
3 24 (11.76%) Bloomberg
4 22 (10.78%) Dell
5 21 (10.29%) Cisco
6 19 (9.31%) Apple
7 18 (8.82%) HP
8 17 (8.33%) Avaya
9 12 (5.88%) Motorola
10 10 (4.90%) SonicWALL
11 9 (4.41%) Symantec
12 7 (3.43%) VMware
13 6 (2.94%) MobileIron
14 5 (2.45%) Panasonic
14 5 (2.45%) Lotus
14 5 (2.45%) Oracle
15 4 (1.96%) IBM
15 4 (1.96%) Altiris
15 4 (1.96%) LANDesk
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £33,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Morgan Smith & Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: £Neg dep. on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Penrith
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Van, tools. fuel card
Posted: 12 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Wiltshire Council
Posted: 13 days ago
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Wiltshire Council
Salary: £21,734 - £23,945
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Central London
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £55k + benefits
Posted: 30+ days ago