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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 577 580 578
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing PDA 45 54 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33 53 33
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £25,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -23.07%
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
20565 20502 20879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.59% 44.18% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16904 16521 17011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Wembley - 7 £26,200 -
City of London +24 4 £29,000 -31.76%
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 71 (61.21%) Microsoft
1 71 (61.21%) Active Directory
2 69 (59.48%) Windows
3 67 (57.76%) MS Office
4 66 (56.90%) Blackberry
5 65 (56.03%) MS Excel
6 49 (42.24%) Windows XP
7 47 (40.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 34 (29.31%) Degree
9 27 (23.28%) Finance
9 27 (23.28%) MS Exchange
10 26 (22.41%) UML
10 26 (22.41%) Rational Rose
10 26 (22.41%) Regression Testing
10 26 (22.41%) Banking
11 24 (20.69%) SLA
12 23 (19.83%) Reuters
12 23 (19.83%) Bloomberg
12 23 (19.83%) Legal
13 22 (18.97%) MS PowerPoint
14 21 (18.10%) ITIL
15 17 (14.66%) Citrix
16 15 (12.93%) Law
16 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (12.07%) Configuration Management
17 14 (12.07%) DHCP
18 12 (10.34%) Apple
18 12 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (10.34%) Windows 8

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (23.28%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (8.62%) WorkSite
4 9 (7.76%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.86%) Lync
7 1 (0.86%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 67 (57.76%) MS Office
2 65 (56.03%) MS Excel
3 22 (18.97%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.07%) DHCP
2 3 (2.59%) LAN
2 3 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.59%) WAN
3 2 (1.72%) Internet
3 2 (1.72%) Firewall
3 2 (1.72%) Wireless
3 2 (1.72%) PBX
4 1 (0.86%) VPN
4 1 (0.86%) Softphone
4 1 (0.86%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.72%) Big Data
2 1 (0.86%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 26 (22.41%) Rational Rose
General
1 27 (23.28%) Finance
2 26 (22.41%) Banking
3 23 (19.83%) Legal
4 15 (12.93%) Law
5 10 (8.62%) Back Office
5 10 (8.62%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.86%) French Language
7 1 (0.86%) Advertising
7 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (56.90%) Analyst
2 26 (22.41%) Business Analyst
3 23 (19.83%) Support Analyst
4 17 (14.66%) Service Analyst
5 16 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
6 13 (11.21%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 13 (11.21%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (11.21%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (8.62%) IT Trainer
7 10 (8.62%) Trainer
7 10 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 6 (5.17%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Legal IT Trainer
10 4 (3.45%) IT Support
10 4 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
11 3 (2.59%) Help Desk Support
11 3 (2.59%) Technical Support
11 3 (2.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Trainer
11 3 (2.59%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.72%) .NET
1 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.72%) WAP
1 2 (1.72%) WinForms
1 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 66 (56.90%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.03%) iPhone
3 6 (5.17%) E-Learning
4 2 (1.72%) iPad
4 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.86%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.86%) IVR
5 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 69 (59.48%) Windows
2 49 (42.24%) Windows XP
3 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (10.34%) Windows 8
6 10 (8.62%) Mac OS X
6 10 (8.62%) Windows Vista
7 7 (6.03%) Android
7 7 (6.03%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.72%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.41%) UML
1 26 (22.41%) Regression Testing
2 21 (18.10%) ITIL
3 14 (12.07%) Configuration Management
4 10 (8.62%) Service Delivery
5 4 (3.45%) Project Management
6 2 (1.72%) MVC
6 2 (1.72%) Software Engineering
6 2 (1.72%) Incident Management
6 2 (1.72%) Web Development
7 1 (0.86%) Problem Management
7 1 (0.86%) Line Management
7 1 (0.86%) Software Delivery
7 1 (0.86%) Validation
7 1 (0.86%) Migration
7 1 (0.86%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.72%) C#
1 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 47 (40.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (29.31%) Degree
3 10 (8.62%) MOS
3 10 (8.62%) MCSA
4 5 (4.31%) A+ Certification
5 4 (3.45%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.59%) MCITP
6 3 (2.59%) MCP
7 2 (1.72%) MCSE
7 2 (1.72%) PhD
8 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (61.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.86%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.86%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 71 (61.21%) Microsoft
2 23 (19.83%) Reuters
2 23 (19.83%) Bloomberg
3 17 (14.66%) Citrix
4 12 (10.34%) Apple
5 5 (4.31%) Mitel
5 5 (4.31%) Cisco
6 3 (2.59%) VMware
7 2 (1.72%) Altiris
7 2 (1.72%) Siemens
7 2 (1.72%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.86%) Draytek
8 1 (0.86%) NETGEAR
8 1 (0.86%) Avaya
8 1 (0.86%) HP
8 1 (0.86%) Dell
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle
8 1 (0.86%) Progress
8 1 (0.86%) ZyXEL
8 1 (0.86%) Sophos
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