The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 - 236 230
Permanent jobs citing PDA 0 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.065% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.23% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 8
Average salary - £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2247 1769 1817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.34% 28.70% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1823 1284 1507
Average salary £39,250 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.53% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PDA across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PDA
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

PDA Salary Trend in Yorkshire

PDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) IVR
4 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) WFM
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Nortel
4 1 (16.67%) Genesys
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SAN

PDA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) CTI
3 1 (16.67%) PBX
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) Nortel Meridian
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) xDSL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Telephony Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) IVR
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) WFM
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Nortel
3 1 (16.67%) Genesys