The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 129 120 117
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.055% 0.11% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% 0.51% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £25,000 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -13.84%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Mac OS X
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
352 395 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.35% 21.21% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 325 373 350
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in Birmingham

Mac OS X
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Xcode
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Mac Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Apple