The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 574 554 592
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +38
Permanent jobs citing PDA 53 56 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.31% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 52 35 44
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
PDA
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17006 17839 20304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.24% 39.88% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13891 14525 17456
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in London

PDA
Salary Trend in London

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

PDA Salary Trend in London

PDA
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PDA across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

PDA Salary Histogram in London

PDA
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
(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
City of London -2 5 £59,000 +54.24% 1
Croydon - 1 £25,000 -
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 96 (93.20%) Windows
2 89 (86.41%) Active Directory
2 89 (86.41%) Blackberry
3 87 (84.47%) Microsoft
3 87 (84.47%) MS Office
4 86 (83.50%) MS Excel
5 78 (75.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 77 (74.76%) MS Exchange
7 70 (67.96%) Windows XP
8 63 (61.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 59 (57.28%) Banking
10 53 (51.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 47 (45.63%) Exchange Server 2007
12 41 (39.81%) Investment Banking
13 22 (21.36%) Windows 7
14 21 (20.39%) ITIL
15 17 (16.50%) Finance
16 16 (15.53%) Legal
16 16 (15.53%) Reuters
16 16 (15.53%) Bloomberg
17 14 (13.59%) Law
18 13 (12.62%) HP
19 11 (10.68%) Terminal Services
19 11 (10.68%) Dell
20 10 (9.71%) Citrix
20 10 (9.71%) SLA
21 9 (8.74%) Apple
21 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
22 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2003
23 7 (6.80%) iPad

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 77 (74.76%) MS Exchange
2 63 (61.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (45.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (6.80%) Lync
5 5 (4.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.94%) WorkSite
6 2 (1.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 87 (84.47%) MS Office
2 86 (83.50%) MS Excel
3 78 (75.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.91%) MS Project
4 3 (2.91%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.94%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) VPN
2 5 (4.85%) DHCP
2 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.85%) Internet
2 5 (4.85%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.91%) Firewall
3 3 (2.91%) IP Telephony
3 3 (2.91%) Network Security
3 3 (2.91%) SAN
4 1 (0.97%) Wireless
4 1 (0.97%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
General
1 59 (57.28%) Banking
2 41 (39.81%) Investment Banking
3 17 (16.50%) Finance
4 16 (15.53%) Legal
5 14 (13.59%) Law
6 4 (3.88%) Back Office
7 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.94%) Games
9 1 (0.97%) Retail
9 1 (0.97%) Marketing
9 1 (0.97%) French Language
9 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 63 (61.17%) 3rd Line Support
2 60 (58.25%) Analyst
3 53 (51.46%) Support Analyst
4 42 (40.78%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 12 (11.65%) Desktop Support
6 11 (10.68%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (8.74%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 8 (7.77%) Support Engineer
9 7 (6.80%) Service Analyst
9 7 (6.80%) IT Support
10 6 (5.83%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 6 (5.83%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (5.83%) Desktop Analyst
11 5 (4.85%) Desktop Engineer
11 5 (4.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 4 (3.88%) Service Desk Engineer
13 3 (2.91%) Technical Support
13 3 (2.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 3 (2.91%) Service Manager
13 3 (2.91%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) Flash
1 2 (1.94%) WAP
1 2 (1.94%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.97%) HTML
2 1 (0.97%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 89 (86.41%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.80%) iPad
3 6 (5.83%) Hedge funds
4 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.91%) Derivative
5 3 (2.91%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.91%) EPoS
6 2 (1.94%) Mobile Games
6 2 (1.94%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.94%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.94%) Animation
6 2 (1.94%) iPhone
7 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 96 (93.20%) Windows
2 70 (67.96%) Windows XP
3 53 (51.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (21.36%) Windows 7
5 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.91%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.91%) Linux
7 3 (2.91%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.97%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.39%) ITIL
2 4 (3.88%) Configuration Management
2 4 (3.88%) Project Management
2 4 (3.88%) Incident Management
3 3 (2.91%) Service Management
3 3 (2.91%) CRM
3 3 (2.91%) Practice Management
3 3 (2.91%) Migration
3 3 (2.91%) Document Management
4 2 (1.94%) Release Management
4 2 (1.94%) ITSM
5 1 (0.97%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (0.97%) Problem Management
5 1 (0.97%) Service Delivery
5 1 (0.97%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.91%) SQL
2 1 (0.97%) C#
2 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.83%) MCITP
3 4 (3.88%) Degree
3 4 (3.88%) MCP
4 3 (2.91%) MCSA
4 3 (2.91%) CCNA
4 3 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.91%) IBM Certification
4 3 (2.91%) MCDST
4 3 (2.91%) HP AIS
5 2 (1.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) SLA
System Software
1 89 (86.41%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.68%) Terminal Services
3 4 (3.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (2.91%) XenApp
4 3 (2.91%) vSphere
5 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.94%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (84.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.53%) Reuters
2 16 (15.53%) Bloomberg
3 13 (12.62%) HP
4 11 (10.68%) Dell
5 10 (9.71%) Citrix
6 9 (8.74%) Apple
7 5 (4.85%) Cisco
8 4 (3.88%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.91%) IBM
9 3 (2.91%) DataCore
9 3 (2.91%) Remedy
9 3 (2.91%) VMware
9 3 (2.91%) Altiris
10 2 (1.94%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.94%) Novell
10 2 (1.94%) Peregrine
10 2 (1.94%) Lotus
10 2 (1.94%) Adobe
11 1 (0.97%) Avaya
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Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surbiton, Surrey
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Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Overtime available
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 21 days ago