The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 191 221 -
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -
Permanent jobs citing PDA 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.027% 0.022% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.066% 0.053% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%
PDA
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1504 1894 2071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 41.24% 40.74% 38.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1614 1728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,800 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

PDA
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

PDA Salary Trend in Surrey

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for PDA.

1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Lotus
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (40.00%) Billing
3 2 (40.00%) iPad
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Korean Language
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) iPhone
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (40.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (40.00%) Billing
1 2 (40.00%) Korean Language
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Deskside Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Deskside Support
3 2 (40.00%) Deskside Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) iPad
2 2 (40.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Apple
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Dell
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Lotus
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (20.00%) VMware