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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 459 431 409
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -22
Permanent jobs citing PDA 5 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.026% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.063% 0.33% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 32
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -31.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £22,500 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -17.14%
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
7948 7886 7881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 41.06% 38.50% 39.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6676 6368 6216
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 5 February 2016. 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
Surrey +5 4 £31,250 -10.71%
Berkshire 0 1 £24,500 -15.51% 1
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 8 (66.67%) Apple
2 8 (66.67%) Android
2 8 (66.67%) iPhone
2 8 (66.67%) iPad
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) MS Office
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (25.00%) MOS
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) MCP
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) A+ Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Lotus
7 2 (16.67%) SLA
7 2 (16.67%) Symantec
7 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
7 2 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 2 (16.67%) HP
7 2 (16.67%) Dell
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) Korean Language
7 2 (16.67%) Billing

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Billing
1 2 (16.67%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Support Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Deskside Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Deskside Support
4 2 (16.67%) Deskside Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Blackberry
2 8 (66.67%) iPad
2 8 (66.67%) iPhone
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Android
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 3 (25.00%) MCP
1 3 (25.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Apple
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Lotus
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
Berkshire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Van, tools. fuel card
Posted: 19 days ago
High Wycombe
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 25 days ago