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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 566 612 588
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -24
Permanent jobs citing PDA 63 47 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.095% 0.085%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 46 45 36
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
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
19702 22858 20597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 44.26% 46.43% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16027 18430 16840
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,920 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
City of London +30 1 £20,500 -51.76% 3
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 67 (69.79%) Active Directory
2 64 (66.67%) Windows
3 62 (64.58%) Microsoft
4 61 (63.54%) MS Office
5 56 (58.33%) Blackberry
6 54 (56.25%) MS Excel
7 52 (54.17%) Windows XP
8 47 (48.96%) MS PowerPoint
9 43 (44.79%) MS Exchange
10 40 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 34 (35.42%) Exchange Server 2010
12 22 (22.92%) Degree
13 21 (21.88%) Banking
14 19 (19.79%) Law
14 19 (19.79%) Legal
15 17 (17.71%) Finance
16 16 (16.67%) Regression Testing
16 16 (16.67%) Rational Rose
16 16 (16.67%) UML
17 13 (13.54%) Bloomberg
17 13 (13.54%) ITIL
17 13 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2007
18 12 (12.50%) Reuters
19 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2003
19 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
20 10 (10.42%) SLA
21 8 (8.33%) Windows 8
21 8 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
22 7 (7.29%) Windows 7
22 7 (7.29%) Configuration Management

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 43 (44.79%) MS Exchange
2 34 (35.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 61 (63.54%) MS Office
2 54 (56.25%) MS Excel
3 47 (48.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) DHCP
2 5 (5.21%) Wireless
3 4 (4.17%) WAN
3 4 (4.17%) LAN
3 4 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.17%) Firewall
3 4 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.04%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Rational Rose
General
1 21 (21.88%) Banking
2 19 (19.79%) Law
2 19 (19.79%) Legal
3 17 (17.71%) Finance
4 6 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 5 (5.21%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 70 (72.92%) Analyst
2 45 (46.88%) Support Analyst
3 21 (21.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 20 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 17 (17.71%) Business Analyst
6 15 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 8 (8.33%) Service Analyst
9 7 (7.29%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) IT Support
11 5 (5.21%) Support Engineer
11 5 (5.21%) Technical Support
11 5 (5.21%) Software Engineer
12 4 (4.17%) Desktop Support
12 4 (4.17%) Service Desk Engineer
12 4 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
12 4 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
13 3 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 3 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
14 2 (2.08%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) .NET
1 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET
1 5 (5.21%) WinForms
1 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.08%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.04%) Flash
3 1 (1.04%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (58.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.17%) iPhone
3 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.04%) User Experience
5 1 (1.04%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.04%) IVR
5 1 (1.04%) Derivative
5 1 (1.04%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.04%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 64 (66.67%) Windows
2 52 (54.17%) Windows XP
3 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 8 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.29%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (4.17%) Windows Vista
6 4 (4.17%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.13%) Android
8 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.67%) UML
1 16 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 13 (13.54%) ITIL
3 7 (7.29%) Configuration Management
4 5 (5.21%) MVC
4 5 (5.21%) Software Engineering
5 4 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.17%) Web Development
5 4 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (3.13%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.08%) Document Management
7 2 (2.08%) Practice Management
7 2 (2.08%) Service Management
7 2 (2.08%) CRM
8 1 (1.04%) BCP
8 1 (1.04%) OOP
8 1 (1.04%) OO
8 1 (1.04%) Project Management
8 1 (1.04%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.04%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.21%) C#
1 5 (5.21%) JavaScript
1 5 (5.21%) SQL
2 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (22.92%) Degree
3 5 (5.21%) PhD
4 4 (4.17%) MCSA
4 4 (4.17%) MOS
5 2 (2.08%) CCNP
5 2 (2.08%) CCNA
5 2 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (69.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.21%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) WSUS
2 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 62 (64.58%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.54%) Bloomberg
3 12 (12.50%) Reuters
4 5 (5.21%) VMware
5 4 (4.17%) Apple
6 3 (3.13%) Dell
6 3 (3.13%) Citrix
6 3 (3.13%) Altiris
7 2 (2.08%) Cisco
7 2 (2.08%) HP
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle
8 1 (1.04%) Progress
8 1 (1.04%) Veritas
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