The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 136 122 160
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +38
Permanent jobs citing PDA 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.052% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.15% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £21,750 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +7.69%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
718 669 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.74% 34.72% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 539 492 744
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,300 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PDA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PDA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

PDA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PDA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

PDA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

PDA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Potters Bar - 3 £21,750 -
Watford - 1 £46,000 -
PDA
East of England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (50.00%) DMZ
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (50.00%) iPhone
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) DMZ
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (50.00%) iPhone
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
Hertfordshire
Bluefire Consulting
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