The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 420 390 415
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +25
Permanent jobs citing PDA 23 42 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.49% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 15
Average salary £30,000 £36,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +39.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7570 8535 7963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.38% 37.09% 35.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5960 6624 6452
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PDA
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the South East region.

PDA Salary Trend in the South East

PDA
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PDA across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

PDA Salary Histogram in the South East

PDA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
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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
Hampshire -7 9 £32,000 -8.57% 1
Kent - 7 £30,000 -
Berkshire -16 5 £29,500 -34.44%
Surrey +8 2 £24,375 -22.00%
Buckinghamshire -4 1 £30,000 -35.13%
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 33 (70.21%) Windows
2 28 (59.57%) MS Office
3 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
4 23 (48.94%) Blackberry
5 21 (44.68%) MS Excel
5 21 (44.68%) MS Exchange
5 21 (44.68%) Android
6 18 (38.30%) Windows XP
6 18 (38.30%) DHCP
6 18 (38.30%) DNS
6 18 (38.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
7 17 (36.17%) VPN
7 17 (36.17%) Wireless
8 16 (34.04%) Windows 8
9 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
9 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
9 14 (29.79%) Apple
9 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (27.66%) Linux
10 13 (27.66%) SMTP
10 13 (27.66%) MAPI
10 13 (27.66%) Cisco
10 13 (27.66%) DMZ
10 13 (27.66%) Symantec
10 13 (27.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (27.66%) Firewall
10 13 (27.66%) VMware
10 13 (27.66%) Backup Exec

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 21 (44.68%) MS Exchange
2 18 (38.30%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (27.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (10.64%) IIS
4 5 (10.64%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (59.57%) MS Office
2 21 (44.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (38.30%) DHCP
1 18 (38.30%) DNS
2 17 (36.17%) Wireless
2 17 (36.17%) VPN
3 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
4 13 (27.66%) SMTP
4 13 (27.66%) VLAN
4 13 (27.66%) IMAP
4 13 (27.66%) DMZ
4 13 (27.66%) Firewall
5 8 (17.02%) ADSL
6 5 (10.64%) SAN
6 5 (10.64%) NAS
7 3 (6.38%) LAN
7 3 (6.38%) WAN
8 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.13%) Intranet
9 1 (2.13%) Internet
9 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.13%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.51%) Electronics
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Front Office
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Systems Support
2 13 (27.66%) Support Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) Systems Support Engineer
3 10 (21.28%) Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Desktop Support
5 7 (14.89%) Support Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Applications Support
6 6 (12.77%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Developer
8 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
8 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Desktop Support Team Leader
9 3 (6.38%) Desktop Team Leader
9 3 (6.38%) IT Assistant
9 3 (6.38%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) MAPI
2 4 (8.51%) Ajax
2 4 (8.51%) LINQ
2 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (8.51%) HTML
2 4 (8.51%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) XSLT
3 2 (4.26%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (48.94%) Blackberry
2 13 (27.66%) iPhone
2 13 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (17.02%) Mobile App
4 5 (10.64%) Replication
5 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.13%) iPad
6 1 (2.13%) IVR
6 1 (2.13%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 33 (70.21%) Windows
2 21 (44.68%) Android
3 18 (38.30%) Windows XP
4 16 (34.04%) Windows 8
5 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (27.66%) Windows Vista
6 13 (27.66%) Linux
6 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
8 5 (10.64%) Mac OS
9 2 (4.26%) Windows Phone
10 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Service Delivery
2 8 (17.02%) ITIL
3 4 (8.51%) Android Development
4 2 (4.26%) Line Management
4 2 (4.26%) CAFM
5 1 (2.13%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) C#
1 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
1 4 (8.51%) XPath
2 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) MCP
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.64%) MCSE
2 5 (10.64%) MCSA
2 5 (10.64%) MCITP
3 4 (8.51%) Degree
3 4 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.64%) vSphere
3 5 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (27.66%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) Apple
3 13 (27.66%) Symantec
3 13 (27.66%) VMware
3 13 (27.66%) Draytek
3 13 (27.66%) Cisco
4 5 (10.64%) Veeam
5 2 (4.26%) Mitel
5 2 (4.26%) Siemens
6 1 (2.13%) Lotus
6 1 (2.13%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.13%) Adobe
6 1 (2.13%) Avaya
6 1 (2.13%) Novell
6 1 (2.13%) Altiris
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago