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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 575 561 590
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +29
Permanent jobs citing PDA 54 55 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.31% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 53 34 47
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 £30,750 £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
16805 17819 20495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.27% 39.78% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13738 14494 17620
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 5 £42,500 +11.11% 1
Croydon - 1 £25,000 -
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (92.38%) Windows
2 92 (87.62%) Active Directory
3 90 (85.71%) Blackberry
4 89 (84.76%) MS Office
5 87 (82.86%) MS Excel
5 87 (82.86%) Microsoft
6 79 (75.24%) MS PowerPoint
7 78 (74.29%) MS Exchange
8 71 (67.62%) Windows XP
9 62 (59.05%) Exchange Server 2010
10 59 (56.19%) Banking
11 54 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 47 (44.76%) Exchange Server 2007
13 41 (39.05%) Investment Banking
14 23 (21.90%) ITIL
14 23 (21.90%) Windows 7
15 17 (16.19%) Finance
16 16 (15.24%) Reuters
16 16 (15.24%) Bloomberg
17 15 (14.29%) Legal
18 14 (13.33%) Law
19 13 (12.38%) HP
20 12 (11.43%) Terminal Services
21 11 (10.48%) Dell
21 11 (10.48%) Citrix
21 11 (10.48%) SLA
22 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
23 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
23 9 (8.57%) Apple
24 7 (6.67%) MCITP

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 78 (74.29%) MS Exchange
2 62 (59.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (44.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (6.67%) Lync
5 5 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.90%) WorkSite
6 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 89 (84.76%) MS Office
2 87 (82.86%) MS Excel
3 79 (75.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.81%) MS Project
4 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.90%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) VPN
1 7 (6.67%) Internet
2 6 (5.71%) DHCP
3 5 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (3.81%) Firewall
4 4 (3.81%) Network Security
5 3 (2.86%) IP Telephony
5 3 (2.86%) SAN
6 1 (0.95%) LDAP
6 1 (0.95%) MPLS
6 1 (0.95%) DNS
6 1 (0.95%) Wireless
6 1 (0.95%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
General
1 59 (56.19%) Banking
2 41 (39.05%) Investment Banking
3 17 (16.19%) Finance
4 15 (14.29%) Legal
5 14 (13.33%) Law
6 4 (3.81%) Back Office
7 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.90%) Games
9 1 (0.95%) Retail
9 1 (0.95%) Marketing
9 1 (0.95%) French Language
9 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 63 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 61 (58.10%) Analyst
3 53 (50.48%) Support Analyst
4 42 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 13 (12.38%) Desktop Support
6 11 (10.48%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 8 (7.62%) Service Analyst
8 8 (7.62%) Support Engineer
9 7 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (5.71%) Desktop Analyst
10 6 (5.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 6 (5.71%) IT Support
11 5 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 5 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
12 4 (3.81%) Service Desk Engineer
13 3 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 3 (2.86%) IT Support Engineer
13 3 (2.86%) Technical Support
14 2 (1.90%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) Flash
1 2 (1.90%) WAP
1 2 (1.90%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.95%) HTML
2 1 (0.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 90 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.67%) iPad
3 5 (4.76%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.86%) EPoS
4 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.86%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.90%) Mobile Games
5 2 (1.90%) E-Learning
5 2 (1.90%) Derivative
5 2 (1.90%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.90%) Animation
5 2 (1.90%) iPhone
6 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 97 (92.38%) Windows
2 71 (67.62%) Windows XP
3 54 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (21.90%) Windows 7
5 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.81%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.81%) Linux
6 4 (3.81%) Windows 2000
7 3 (2.86%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.90%) ITIL
2 5 (4.76%) Configuration Management
2 5 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 4 (3.81%) Project Management
4 3 (2.86%) Service Management
4 3 (2.86%) CRM
4 3 (2.86%) Practice Management
4 3 (2.86%) Migration
4 3 (2.86%) Document Management
5 2 (1.90%) ITSM
5 2 (1.90%) Release Management
6 1 (0.95%) Software Distribution
6 1 (0.95%) Database Security
6 1 (0.95%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (0.95%) Problem Management
6 1 (0.95%) Process Management
6 1 (0.95%) Service Delivery
6 1 (0.95%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.86%) SQL
2 1 (0.95%) C#
2 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.67%) MCITP
3 5 (4.76%) MCP
4 3 (2.86%) MCSA
4 3 (2.86%) CCNA
4 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.86%) IBM Certification
4 3 (2.86%) MCDST
4 3 (2.86%) Degree
4 3 (2.86%) HP AIS
5 2 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.90%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.48%) SLA
System Software
1 92 (87.62%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.43%) Terminal Services
3 4 (3.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (2.86%) XenApp
4 3 (2.86%) vSphere
5 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.90%) Novell eDirectory
6 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 87 (82.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.24%) Reuters
2 16 (15.24%) Bloomberg
3 13 (12.38%) HP
4 11 (10.48%) Dell
4 11 (10.48%) Citrix
5 9 (8.57%) Apple
6 5 (4.76%) Cisco
7 3 (2.86%) IBM
7 3 (2.86%) DataCore
7 3 (2.86%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.86%) Remedy
7 3 (2.86%) VMware
7 3 (2.86%) Altiris
8 2 (1.90%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.90%) Adobe
8 2 (1.90%) Avaya
8 2 (1.90%) Novell
8 2 (1.90%) Peregrine
8 2 (1.90%) Lotus
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits and training
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