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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 201 214 208
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing PDA 4 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.10% 0.067% 0.068%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -63.15%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £29,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-8.62% -14.07%
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
1647 1783 1594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 42.97% 40.10% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1422 1550 1299
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 13 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
Chertsey - 2 £30,000 -
PDA
South East

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 9 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 7 (77.78%) Android
2 7 (77.78%) iPhone
2 7 (77.78%) iPad
2 7 (77.78%) Apple
3 5 (55.56%) MS Office
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) A+ Certification
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) MCP
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) MOS
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (22.22%) Korean Language
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) Billing
6 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
6 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 2 (22.22%) Lotus
6 2 (22.22%) Symantec
6 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Dell
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 (22.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Billing
1 2 (22.22%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Deskside Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Deskside Support
3 2 (22.22%) Deskside Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 7 (77.78%) iPad
2 7 (77.78%) iPhone
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCP
1 3 (33.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Apple
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Lotus
3 2 (22.22%) Symantec