The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - 88
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £34,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-27.53% +38.00%
PDA
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
390 501 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 38.42% 39.02% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 293 360 276
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

PDA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

PDA Salary Trend in Essex

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 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 Essex region with a requirement for PDA.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) SMTP
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) NFS
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) MAPI
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Apple
1 7 (100.00%) DMZ
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) Replication
1 7 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Vista

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DMZ
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) IMAP
1 7 (100.00%) NAS
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) SMTP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) IT Support
1 7 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior IT Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior IT Support
1 7 (100.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 7 (100.00%) iPhone
1 7 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Apple
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Draytek
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Veeam