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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 144 - 168
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PDA 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.042% - 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% - 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +11.11%
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
819 701 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.56% 37.03% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 657 510 850
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,436 £24,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
Hertfordshire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Van, tools. fuel card
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