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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
UK / England
Rank 808 848 850
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +2
Permanent jobs citing PDA 14 49 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.052% 0.083%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.044% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 66
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £23,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £21,750 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -

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
32088 39882 39274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 40.72% 42.64% 40.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26311 32480 32059
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +30 11 £35,000 -5.40% 3
South West - 2 £26,000 -
East of England - 1 £28,000 - 1
PDA
UK

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 33 (94.29%) MS Office
1 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 32 (91.43%) Active Directory
3 31 (88.57%) Windows
4 29 (82.86%) MS Excel
5 24 (68.57%) Banking
6 20 (57.14%) Windows 7
7 19 (54.29%) Windows 10
8 17 (48.57%) Windows Server
8 17 (48.57%) Reuters
8 17 (48.57%) Bloomberg
9 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (31.43%) Office 365
10 11 (31.43%) Blackberry
11 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
11 8 (22.86%) iPhone
12 5 (14.29%) Citrix
13 4 (11.43%) ITIL
13 4 (11.43%) Finance
14 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 3 (8.57%) Line Management
14 3 (8.57%) VMware
14 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (5.71%) NetApp
15 2 (5.71%) Lotus
15 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
15 2 (5.71%) IBM Domino
15 2 (5.71%) MCSE
15 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
15 2 (5.71%) Smartphone

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 2 (5.71%) IBM Domino
1 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 33 (94.29%) MS Office
2 29 (82.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) QlikView
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 24 (68.57%) Banking
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) IT Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Facilities Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) IT Trainer
7 1 (2.86%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Support
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Blackberry
2 8 (22.86%) iPhone
3 2 (5.71%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.86%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.86%) IVR
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 19 (54.29%) Windows 10
4 17 (48.57%) Windows Server
5 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Line Management
3 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
3 2 (5.71%) Service Management
4 1 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (2.86%) ERP
4 1 (2.86%) Facilities Management
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) MOS
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (91.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (48.57%) Bloomberg
2 17 (48.57%) Reuters
3 5 (14.29%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) Lotus
5 2 (5.71%) NetApp
5 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.86%) Apple
6 1 (2.86%) iManage
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