The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 188 198 206
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 42 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 0.56% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.04% 2.08% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 20
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,750 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Mac OS X
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1383 1587 1735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.90% 27.03% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1258 1318
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Berkshire region.

Mac OS X Salary Trend in Berkshire

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Mac OS X Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Mac OS X
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
Reading +4 18 £42,500 +6.25%
Slough +14 14 £28,250 -19.28%
Maidenhead - 3 £65,000 -
Newbury +7 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Thatcham -3 1 £23,500 -6.00%
Bracknell -7 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Mac OS X
South East

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mac OS X 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 Mac OS X.

1 35 (62.50%) Windows
2 30 (53.57%) Linux
3 25 (44.64%) Degree
4 21 (37.50%) UNIX
5 20 (35.71%) Python
5 20 (35.71%) Java
5 20 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 20 (35.71%) Computer Science
6 19 (33.93%) Perl
7 18 (32.14%) Dell
8 17 (30.36%) Ruby
9 16 (28.57%) C++
9 16 (28.57%) Apple iOS
10 14 (25.00%) McAfee
10 14 (25.00%) ServiceNow
11 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 12 (21.43%) C
11 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
12 9 (16.07%) Juniper
12 9 (16.07%) Web Services
12 9 (16.07%) JSON
12 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
13 8 (14.29%) RESTful
13 8 (14.29%) iOS SDK
13 8 (14.29%) iOS Development
13 8 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
13 8 (14.29%) UIKit
13 8 (14.29%) Mobile Development
13 8 (14.29%) Finance

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mac OS X 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 Mac OS X. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.71%) Lync
2 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.79%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.79%) InDesign
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 8 (14.29%) HTTP
3 7 (12.50%) VPN
4 6 (10.71%) Internet
4 6 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (5.36%) SAN
6 2 (3.57%) DNS
6 2 (3.57%) DHCP
7 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.79%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) MySQL
2 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Xcode
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Ant
2 1 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 38 (67.86%) Support Engineer
2 20 (35.71%) Technical Support
2 20 (35.71%) Technical Support Engineer
2 20 (35.71%) Technical Engineer
3 15 (26.79%) Desktop Support
4 14 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 14 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (17.86%) Developer
6 8 (14.29%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Storage Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) UI Designer
8 1 (1.79%) Designer
8 1 (1.79%) Development Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Research Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Security Researcher
8 1 (1.79%) Malware Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Consultant
8 1 (1.79%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) Web Services
1 9 (16.07%) JSON
2 8 (14.29%) RESTful
2 8 (14.29%) iOS SDK
2 8 (14.29%) Cocoa Touch
2 8 (14.29%) UIKit
2 8 (14.29%) Cocoa
3 3 (5.36%) Servlets
3 3 (5.36%) Flash
4 1 (1.79%) jQuery
4 1 (1.79%) Qt
4 1 (1.79%) XML
4 1 (1.79%) HTML
4 1 (1.79%) COM
4 1 (1.79%) CSS
4 1 (1.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (10.71%) iPhone
2 6 (10.71%) iPad
2 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (5.36%) Blog
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (62.50%) Windows
2 30 (53.57%) Linux
3 21 (37.50%) UNIX
4 16 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.36%) Solaris
8 2 (3.57%) Android
8 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.29%) iOS Development
1 8 (14.29%) Mobile Development
2 7 (12.50%) ITIL
3 6 (10.71%) Incident Management
3 6 (10.71%) Line Management
3 6 (10.71%) Asset Management
4 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.36%) SIEM
5 3 (5.36%) Web Development
5 3 (5.36%) OWASP
6 2 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.57%) Cyber Security
7 1 (1.79%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.79%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.79%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (1.79%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (1.79%) Network Architecture
7 1 (1.79%) Network Management
7 1 (1.79%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.79%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) Java
1 20 (35.71%) Python
2 19 (33.93%) Perl
3 17 (30.36%) Ruby
4 16 (28.57%) C++
5 12 (21.43%) C
6 8 (14.29%) Objective-C
7 5 (8.93%) SQL
8 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.79%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.79%) C-shell
9 1 (1.79%) Korn
9 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (44.64%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.50%) MCSE
3 6 (10.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (5.36%) CCIE
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.36%) RHCE
5 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) MCP
6 1 (1.79%) GNVQ
6 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) GIAC
6 1 (1.79%) GCIH
6 1 (1.79%) MOS
6 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.36%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.79%) Snort
3 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) DameWare
1 6 (10.71%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Dell
2 14 (25.00%) McAfee
2 14 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.07%) Juniper
5 6 (10.71%) Dell KACE
5 6 (10.71%) Apple
5 6 (10.71%) Bomgar
6 5 (8.93%) Oracle
6 5 (8.93%) VMware
7 4 (7.14%) HP
8 3 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (5.36%) Brocade
8 3 (5.36%) Cisco
8 3 (5.36%) IBM
8 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.57%) ION Trading
9 2 (3.57%) Symantec
10 1 (1.79%) Altiris
10 1 (1.79%) Acronis