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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 582 541 600
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +59
Permanent jobs citing PDA 52 65 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.32% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 49 43 45
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 £34,000 £29,200 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
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
19885 20407 22826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.17% 45.83% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16030 16693 19522
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 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 19 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 -8 3 £59,000 +57.33% 2
Croydon - 1 £25,000 -
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 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 97 (93.27%) Windows
2 94 (90.38%) Active Directory
3 92 (88.46%) MS Office
4 91 (87.50%) Blackberry
5 90 (86.54%) MS Excel
6 89 (85.58%) Microsoft
7 85 (81.73%) MS Exchange
8 84 (80.77%) MS PowerPoint
9 75 (72.12%) Windows XP
10 71 (68.27%) Exchange Server 2010
11 63 (60.58%) Banking
12 56 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
13 53 (50.96%) Exchange Server 2007
14 45 (43.27%) Investment Banking
15 21 (20.19%) Legal
15 21 (20.19%) Reuters
15 21 (20.19%) Bloomberg
16 19 (18.27%) ITIL
16 19 (18.27%) Windows 7
17 17 (16.35%) Finance
18 14 (13.46%) HP
19 12 (11.54%) Law
20 11 (10.58%) Hedge funds
21 10 (9.62%) Apple
22 9 (8.65%) Dell
22 9 (8.65%) iPad
23 8 (7.69%) Citrix
23 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
24 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
24 7 (6.73%) SLA

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 85 (81.73%) MS Exchange
2 71 (68.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (50.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (5.77%) Lync
4 6 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.85%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.92%) WorkSite
Applications
1 92 (88.46%) MS Office
2 90 (86.54%) MS Excel
3 84 (80.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.81%) MS Project
4 5 (4.81%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.85%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) VPN
2 5 (4.81%) DHCP
2 5 (4.81%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.81%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.85%) SAN
3 4 (3.85%) Internet
4 2 (1.92%) Firewall
4 2 (1.92%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.92%) Network Security
5 1 (0.96%) Wireless
5 1 (0.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
General
1 63 (60.58%) Banking
2 45 (43.27%) Investment Banking
3 21 (20.19%) Legal
4 17 (16.35%) Finance
5 12 (11.54%) Law
6 4 (3.85%) Back Office
7 3 (2.88%) French Language
8 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.92%) Games
9 1 (0.96%) Retail
9 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 66 (63.46%) 3rd Line Support
2 57 (54.81%) Analyst
3 50 (48.08%) Support Analyst
4 41 (39.42%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 11 (10.58%) Desktop Support
6 10 (9.62%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (6.73%) Service Analyst
8 7 (6.73%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (6.73%) IT Support
9 6 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (4.81%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Desktop Analyst
10 5 (4.81%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 5 (4.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 4 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (3.85%) Service Desk Engineer
12 3 (2.88%) Service Manager
12 3 (2.88%) Technical Support
12 3 (2.88%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.92%) Flash
1 2 (1.92%) WAP
1 2 (1.92%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 91 (87.50%) Blackberry
2 11 (10.58%) Hedge funds
3 9 (8.65%) iPad
4 3 (2.88%) Derivative
4 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.92%) iPhone
5 2 (1.92%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.92%) Animation
5 2 (1.92%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.92%) Mobile Games
5 2 (1.92%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.92%) EPoS
5 2 (1.92%) User Experience
6 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 97 (93.27%) Windows
2 75 (72.12%) Windows XP
3 56 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (18.27%) Windows 7
5 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.81%) Windows 2000
7 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.92%) Linux
9 1 (0.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.27%) ITIL
2 4 (3.85%) Configuration Management
2 4 (3.85%) ITSM
3 3 (2.88%) Project Management
3 3 (2.88%) Incident Management
4 2 (1.92%) CRM
4 2 (1.92%) Service Management
4 2 (1.92%) Practice Management
4 2 (1.92%) Migration
4 2 (1.92%) Document Management
5 1 (0.96%) Change Management
5 1 (0.96%) Problem Management
5 1 (0.96%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.81%) MCITP
3 4 (3.85%) MCP
4 3 (2.88%) Degree
5 2 (1.92%) HP AIS
5 2 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.92%) MCSA
5 2 (1.92%) CCNA
5 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.92%) IBM Certification
5 2 (1.92%) MCDST
6 1 (0.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) SLA
System Software
1 94 (90.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.77%) Terminal Services
3 4 (3.85%) Novell eDirectory
4 2 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.92%) XenApp
4 2 (1.92%) vSphere
5 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (2.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 89 (85.58%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.19%) Reuters
2 21 (20.19%) Bloomberg
3 14 (13.46%) HP
4 10 (9.62%) Apple
5 9 (8.65%) Dell
6 8 (7.69%) Citrix
7 5 (4.81%) Remedy
7 5 (4.81%) VMware
8 4 (3.85%) Novell
8 4 (3.85%) Peregrine
8 4 (3.85%) Lotus
8 4 (3.85%) Adobe
8 4 (3.85%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.88%) Cisco
10 2 (1.92%) IBM
10 2 (1.92%) DataCore
10 2 (1.92%) Altiris
11 1 (0.96%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.96%) Avaya
City of London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 19 days ago