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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 205 209 221
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 20 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.35% 0.018%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.13% 1.24% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
1769 1692 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.39% 28.57% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1306 1386
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +10 8 £39,000 -23.90%
Newbury +2 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Bracknell - 1 £60,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £35,000 -
Mac OS X
South East

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 18 (60.00%) UNIX
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) Java
4 13 (43.33%) Web Services
5 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (36.67%) Objective-C
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) Degree
6 11 (36.67%) JSON
7 10 (33.33%) Ruby
7 10 (33.33%) Python
7 10 (33.33%) C
7 10 (33.33%) C++
7 10 (33.33%) Perl
8 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 9 (30.00%) Apple iOS
9 7 (23.33%) iOS SDK
9 7 (23.33%) Cocoa Touch
9 7 (23.33%) UIKit
9 7 (23.33%) iOS Development
9 7 (23.33%) RESTful
9 7 (23.33%) Cocoa
9 7 (23.33%) Xcode
9 7 (23.33%) HTTP
10 6 (20.00%) SQL
10 6 (20.00%) SOAP
10 6 (20.00%) JUnit
10 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
11 5 (16.67%) Windows XP

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 2 (6.67%) JBoss
1 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (23.33%) HTTP
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
1 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Xcode
2 6 (20.00%) JUnit
3 4 (13.33%) WebObjects
3 4 (13.33%) Subversion
3 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.67%) Ant
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 10 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) iOS Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Technician
4 5 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
4 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.67%) IT Support
4 5 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
4 5 (16.67%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Java Software Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) Web Services
2 11 (36.67%) JSON
3 7 (23.33%) Cocoa
3 7 (23.33%) RESTful
3 7 (23.33%) iOS SDK
3 7 (23.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 7 (23.33%) UIKit
4 6 (20.00%) SOAP
5 4 (13.33%) jQuery
5 4 (13.33%) HTML
5 4 (13.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) iPhone
2 4 (13.33%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) UNIX
1 18 (60.00%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 9 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.67%) AIX
5 2 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) iOS Development
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 5 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) Objective-C
3 10 (33.33%) Ruby
3 10 (33.33%) C
3 10 (33.33%) C++
3 10 (33.33%) Perl
3 10 (33.33%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) Korn
6 1 (3.33%) Bourne shell
6 1 (3.33%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) AppDynamics
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix
2 2 (6.67%) VMware