The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
England / South West
Rank 225 - 240
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PDA 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.040% - 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £26,000 - £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-10.34% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1784 2217 2076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.99% 39.72% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1727 1653
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,028
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing PDA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PDA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

PDA Salary Trend in the South West

PDA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 2 £26,000 -
PDA
England

PDA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing PDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for PDA.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Domino
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Domino
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (100.00%) VMware