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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 593 563 582
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +19
Permanent jobs citing PDA 40 58 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.13% 0.095%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 45 42
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £30,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +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
19689 20862 21382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.51% 45.30% 45.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16319 17003 17897
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +16 4 £32,500 -11.56%
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 87 (92.55%) Windows
2 82 (87.23%) Blackberry
3 81 (86.17%) Active Directory
3 81 (86.17%) MS Office
4 79 (84.04%) MS Exchange
5 74 (78.72%) MS Excel
5 74 (78.72%) Microsoft
6 70 (74.47%) MS PowerPoint
7 66 (70.21%) Exchange Server 2010
8 60 (63.83%) Windows XP
9 48 (51.06%) Banking
10 43 (45.74%) Exchange Server 2007
10 43 (45.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (34.04%) Investment Banking
12 25 (26.60%) Legal
13 24 (25.53%) Bloomberg
14 22 (23.40%) Reuters
15 18 (19.15%) Windows 7
16 17 (18.09%) ITIL
17 16 (17.02%) HP
18 15 (15.96%) Finance
18 15 (15.96%) Hedge funds
19 14 (14.89%) Law
20 13 (13.83%) Exchange Server 2003
21 11 (11.70%) Windows Server 2003
22 10 (10.64%) Dell
22 10 (10.64%) Citrix
23 9 (9.57%) Apple
24 8 (8.51%) Windows 2000
24 8 (8.51%) iPad

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 79 (84.04%) MS Exchange
2 66 (70.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (45.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (13.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (7.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (6.38%) IBM Notes
7 3 (3.19%) Lync
8 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (2.13%) WorkSite
Applications
1 81 (86.17%) MS Office
2 74 (78.72%) MS Excel
3 70 (74.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (6.38%) MS Project
4 6 (6.38%) MS Visio
4 6 (6.38%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.19%) SAN
1 3 (3.19%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.13%) VPN
2 2 (2.13%) DHCP
2 2 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (1.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) Wireless
3 1 (1.06%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.06%) Network Security
General
1 48 (51.06%) Banking
2 32 (34.04%) Investment Banking
3 25 (26.60%) Legal
4 15 (15.96%) Finance
5 14 (14.89%) Law
6 5 (5.32%) French Language
7 2 (2.13%) Back Office
8 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.06%) Games
8 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (55.32%) 3rd Line Support
2 42 (44.68%) Analyst
3 34 (36.17%) Support Analyst
4 26 (27.66%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 10 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (9.57%) Support Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Service Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Desktop Support
9 5 (5.32%) Deskside Support
9 5 (5.32%) IT Support
10 4 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.19%) Service Manager
11 3 (3.19%) Technical Support
11 3 (3.19%) Support Manager
11 3 (3.19%) IT Support Manager
11 3 (3.19%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 3 (3.19%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.06%) Mason
2 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.06%) .NET
2 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.06%) Flash
2 1 (1.06%) WAP
2 1 (1.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 82 (87.23%) Blackberry
2 15 (15.96%) Hedge funds
3 8 (8.51%) iPad
4 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.19%) Derivative
6 2 (2.13%) iPhone
6 2 (2.13%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.06%) EPoS
7 1 (1.06%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.06%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.06%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.06%) Animation
7 1 (1.06%) User Experience
7 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 87 (92.55%) Windows
2 60 (63.83%) Windows XP
3 43 (45.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (19.15%) Windows 7
5 11 (11.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (8.51%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.09%) ITIL
2 6 (6.38%) ITSM
3 4 (4.26%) Practice Management
3 4 (4.26%) Document Management
3 4 (4.26%) Incident Management
3 4 (4.26%) Service Management
3 4 (4.26%) CRM
4 2 (2.13%) BCP
4 2 (2.13%) Configuration Management
4 2 (2.13%) Project Management
4 2 (2.13%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (2.13%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.06%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.06%) Change Management
5 1 (1.06%) OOP
5 1 (1.06%) OO
5 1 (1.06%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.06%) Release Management
5 1 (1.06%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.19%) SQL
2 1 (1.06%) C#
2 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (4.26%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.19%) CCNA
3 3 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.19%) MCITP
4 2 (2.13%) CCNP
4 2 (2.13%) MCP
5 1 (1.06%) MCSE
5 1 (1.06%) MCSA
5 1 (1.06%) PhD
5 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.06%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.06%) MCDST
5 1 (1.06%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (86.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.38%) Novell eDirectory
3 4 (4.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.06%) XenApp
5 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (2.13%) SCCM
2 2 (2.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 74 (78.72%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.53%) Bloomberg
3 22 (23.40%) Reuters
4 16 (17.02%) HP
5 10 (10.64%) Dell
5 10 (10.64%) Citrix
6 9 (9.57%) Apple
7 7 (7.45%) Remedy
8 6 (6.38%) Lotus
8 6 (6.38%) Novell
8 6 (6.38%) Peregrine
8 6 (6.38%) Adobe
9 5 (5.32%) VMware
10 4 (4.26%) Altiris
10 4 (4.26%) Cisco
11 3 (3.19%) ServiceNow
12 2 (2.13%) Veritas
13 1 (1.06%) IBM
13 1 (1.06%) SonicWALL
13 1 (1.06%) DataCore
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago