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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 422 420 411
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing PDA 20 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.096% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.43% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 22
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £26,600 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7692 8620 8293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.98% 37.56% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5974 6803 6800
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Kent +16 8 £30,000 -42.85%
Hampshire -10 7 £35,000 -
Berkshire -9 4 £30,000 -28.99% 1
Surrey +18 1 £28,750 -8.00%
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 30 (75.00%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) MS Office
3 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 23 (57.50%) Android
5 21 (52.50%) SQL Server
6 20 (50.00%) VPN
6 20 (50.00%) Blackberry
6 20 (50.00%) Wireless
7 19 (47.50%) Windows 8
7 19 (47.50%) MS Exchange
8 18 (45.00%) MS Excel
9 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
9 17 (42.50%) Apple
9 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (40.00%) Hyper-V
10 16 (40.00%) iPhone
10 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 16 (40.00%) Draytek
10 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (40.00%) Firewall
10 16 (40.00%) VMware
10 16 (40.00%) Backup Exec
10 16 (40.00%) VLAN
10 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 16 (40.00%) Windows Vista
10 16 (40.00%) IMAP

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 19 (47.50%) MS Exchange
2 16 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (22.50%) IIS
3 9 (22.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (62.50%) MS Office
2 18 (45.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (50.00%) VPN
1 20 (50.00%) Wireless
2 17 (42.50%) TCP/IP
3 16 (40.00%) VLAN
3 16 (40.00%) IMAP
3 16 (40.00%) Firewall
3 16 (40.00%) DNS
3 16 (40.00%) DMZ
3 16 (40.00%) SMTP
3 16 (40.00%) DHCP
4 9 (22.50%) SAN
4 9 (22.50%) NAS
5 7 (17.50%) ADSL
6 3 (7.50%) LAN
6 3 (7.50%) WAN
7 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.50%) Intranet
8 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (12.50%) Electronics
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Front Office
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Systems Support
2 16 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 16 (40.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Desktop Support
4 7 (17.50%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 5 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) Desktop Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) IT Assistant
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) MAPI
2 5 (12.50%) Ajax
2 5 (12.50%) LINQ
2 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (12.50%) HTML
2 5 (12.50%) .NET
2 5 (12.50%) XSLT
3 2 (5.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 16 (40.00%) iPhone
2 16 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (22.50%) Replication
4 8 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) AS400
6 1 (2.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 30 (75.00%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) Android
3 19 (47.50%) Windows 8
4 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (40.00%) Windows Vista
5 16 (40.00%) Linux
5 16 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 9 (22.50%) Mac OS
8 2 (5.00%) Windows Phone
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL
3 5 (12.50%) Android Development
4 2 (5.00%) CAFM
5 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) C#
1 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (12.50%) XPath
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.00%) MCP
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (22.50%) vSphere
3 9 (22.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (40.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (42.50%) Apple
3 16 (40.00%) Symantec
3 16 (40.00%) VMware
3 16 (40.00%) Draytek
3 16 (40.00%) Cisco
4 9 (22.50%) Veeam
5 2 (5.00%) Mitel
5 2 (5.00%) Siemens
6 1 (2.50%) Lotus
6 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.50%) Adobe
6 1 (2.50%) Avaya
6 1 (2.50%) Novell
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