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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank 186 201 223
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +22
Permanent jobs citing PDA 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.033% 0.073% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.078% 0.18% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £33,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-19.40% +15.51%
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
1278 1624 1830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 41.70% 39.38% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1414 1575
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PDA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Guildford - 1 £25,000 -
PDA
South East

PDA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
2 2 (66.67%) LANDesk
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) LANDesk
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
2 2 (66.67%) VMware