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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 577 582 571
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing PDA 35 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.086% 0.099% 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 28
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +12.06%
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
17708 19594 19053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.49% 46.25% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 14460 15572 15577
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -3 2 £58,250 +33.14%
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 58 (81.69%) Windows
2 54 (76.06%) MS Office
2 54 (76.06%) Active Directory
3 51 (71.83%) Blackberry
4 49 (69.01%) Microsoft
5 46 (64.79%) MS Exchange
6 43 (60.56%) MS Excel
7 42 (59.15%) MS PowerPoint
8 40 (56.34%) Windows XP
9 39 (54.93%) Exchange Server 2010
10 23 (32.39%) Banking
11 20 (28.17%) Exchange Server 2007
12 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (22.54%) Legal
14 13 (18.31%) Law
15 12 (16.90%) Windows 7
16 11 (15.49%) Bloomberg
16 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (14.08%) Exchange Server 2003
17 10 (14.08%) Investment Banking
18 9 (12.68%) Reuters
18 9 (12.68%) HP
18 9 (12.68%) ITIL
19 8 (11.27%) Degree
20 7 (9.86%) Dell
20 7 (9.86%) Citrix
21 6 (8.45%) Regression Testing
21 6 (8.45%) UML
21 6 (8.45%) Rational Rose

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 46 (64.79%) MS Exchange
2 39 (54.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (28.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (14.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (7.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.23%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 54 (76.06%) MS Office
2 43 (60.56%) MS Excel
3 42 (59.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.23%) MS Project
4 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.23%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.63%) LAN
2 4 (5.63%) WAN
2 4 (5.63%) Firewall
2 4 (5.63%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.23%) Wireless
4 2 (2.82%) SAN
5 1 (1.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Rational Rose
General
1 23 (32.39%) Banking
2 16 (22.54%) Legal
3 13 (18.31%) Law
4 10 (14.08%) Investment Banking
5 6 (8.45%) Finance
6 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (4.23%) French Language
7 1 (1.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (60.56%) Analyst
2 32 (45.07%) Support Analyst
3 18 (25.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (19.72%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 11 (15.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (9.86%) Support Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Business Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Deskside Support
8 4 (5.63%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) IT Support
8 4 (5.63%) Desktop Support
8 4 (5.63%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Technical Support
10 2 (2.82%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) Application Packaging
2 3 (4.23%) WinForms
2 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (4.23%) .NET
2 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.41%) Flash
3 1 (1.41%) WAP
3 1 (1.41%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 51 (71.83%) Blackberry
2 6 (8.45%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.23%) iPad
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) iPhone
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.41%) Derivative
5 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.41%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 58 (81.69%) Windows
2 40 (56.34%) Windows XP
3 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (16.90%) Windows 7
5 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.04%) Windows 2000
6 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.68%) ITIL
2 6 (8.45%) UML
2 6 (8.45%) Regression Testing
3 4 (5.63%) CRM
3 4 (5.63%) Practice Management
3 4 (5.63%) Document Management
3 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
3 4 (5.63%) Service Management
3 4 (5.63%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (4.23%) Software Engineering
4 3 (4.23%) ITSM
4 3 (4.23%) MVC
5 2 (2.82%) BCP
5 2 (2.82%) Business Continuity
5 2 (2.82%) Web Development
5 2 (2.82%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (1.41%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.41%) OOP
6 1 (1.41%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) C#
2 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.27%) Degree
3 5 (7.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (4.23%) PhD
5 2 (2.82%) CCNP
5 2 (2.82%) CCNA
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (76.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.23%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) WSUS
2 3 (4.23%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (2.82%) SCCM
3 2 (2.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 49 (69.01%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.49%) Bloomberg
3 9 (12.68%) Reuters
3 9 (12.68%) HP
4 7 (9.86%) Dell
4 7 (9.86%) Citrix
5 5 (7.04%) VMware
6 4 (5.63%) Altiris
7 3 (4.23%) Remedy
7 3 (4.23%) Lotus
7 3 (4.23%) Apple
7 3 (4.23%) Novell
7 3 (4.23%) Peregrine
7 3 (4.23%) Adobe
8 2 (2.82%) Cisco
8 2 (2.82%) Veritas
9 1 (1.41%) Oracle
South West London
LA International
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
SCC
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + Company Van
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum Excellent Benefits on Offer.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum Excellent Benefits on Offer.
Posted: 4 days ago
West Drayton
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Van, tools. fuel card
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago