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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 418 433 425
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing PDA 23 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.083% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 23
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,300 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £66,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +11.11%
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
7676 7898 8551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.13% 36.47% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5934 6206 7328
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 £26,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Hampshire - 11 £24,500 - 4
Surrey -4 5 £35,000 -5.40%
Kent - 5 £22,500 -
Berkshire -3 3 £29,000 -1.69%
Oxfordshire +6 1 £25,000 +11.11% 1
PDA
England

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 31 (65.96%) Windows
2 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
3 21 (44.68%) MS Office
4 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
4 19 (40.43%) Blackberry
5 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
5 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
6 15 (31.91%) C#
7 14 (29.79%) Android
7 14 (29.79%) Mobile App
8 13 (27.66%) MS Exchange
8 13 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (27.66%) Windows XP
9 10 (21.28%) DHCP
9 10 (21.28%) DNS
10 9 (19.15%) SQL
11 8 (17.02%) .NET
11 8 (17.02%) ITIL
11 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (14.89%) HTML
12 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (14.89%) MCP
12 7 (14.89%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
13 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
13 6 (12.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (12.77%) Ajax
13 6 (12.77%) LINQ
14 5 (10.64%) XSLT
14 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2003

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (27.66%) MS Exchange
1 13 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (44.68%) MS Office
2 19 (40.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) DHCP
1 10 (21.28%) DNS
2 7 (14.89%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (10.64%) Wireless
3 5 (10.64%) VLAN
3 5 (10.64%) IMAP
3 5 (10.64%) SMTP
3 5 (10.64%) DMZ
3 5 (10.64%) Firewall
3 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.64%) VPN
3 5 (10.64%) ADSL
3 5 (10.64%) GPRS
4 3 (6.38%) PBX
5 2 (4.26%) WAN
5 2 (4.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.38%) Electronics
1 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Developer
1 11 (23.40%) Support Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (12.77%) Systems Support
5 5 (10.64%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Systems Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Development Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Service Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Desktop Support
6 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
2 7 (14.89%) HTML
3 6 (12.77%) Ajax
3 6 (12.77%) LINQ
4 5 (10.64%) MAPI
4 5 (10.64%) XSLT
5 4 (8.51%) Web Services
5 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (4.26%) HTML5
6 2 (4.26%) .NET Compact Framework
6 2 (4.26%) WAP
6 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Blackberry
2 14 (29.79%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.64%) iPhone
3 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.64%) Smartphone
3 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.38%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (6.38%) IVR
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Android
3 13 (27.66%) Windows XP
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Vista
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
4 5 (10.64%) Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Windows 8
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Phone
5 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) ITIL
2 5 (10.64%) Android Development
3 4 (8.51%) Change Control
3 4 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.38%) Scrum
4 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.38%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) C#
2 9 (19.15%) SQL
3 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) XPath
5 3 (6.38%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) VB
6 1 (2.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) MCP
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.64%) MCSE
3 5 (10.64%) MCSA
3 5 (10.64%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (10.64%) MCITP
3 5 (10.64%) Degree
4 4 (8.51%) A+ Certification
5 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Apple
2 5 (10.64%) Symantec
2 5 (10.64%) VMware
2 5 (10.64%) Cisco
2 5 (10.64%) Draytek
3 3 (6.38%) Mitel
3 3 (6.38%) Altiris
3 3 (6.38%) Remedy
4 2 (4.26%) Motorola
4 2 (4.26%) Siemens
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