The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 79 79 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -49
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 18 1 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.78% 0.13% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.63% 0.50% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 65
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Mac OS X
East Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
320 199 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 31.62% 25.91% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 287 176 348
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,250 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in Brighton

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 53 (98.15%) Linux
2 36 (66.67%) Node.js
3 34 (62.96%) Ubuntu
3 34 (62.96%) Windows
4 32 (59.26%) Windows 7
5 28 (51.85%) VoIP
6 23 (42.59%) Configuration Management
6 23 (42.59%) OpenStack
6 23 (42.59%) KVM
7 21 (38.89%) Degree
8 19 (35.19%) Ruby
8 19 (35.19%) Git (software)
8 19 (35.19%) Bash Shell
8 19 (35.19%) Python
8 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
8 19 (35.19%) Backbone.js
9 17 (31.48%) Open Source
9 17 (31.48%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (31.48%) Performance Monitoring
9 17 (31.48%) Relational Database
9 17 (31.48%) LXC
9 17 (31.48%) Perl
9 17 (31.48%) MySQL
9 17 (31.48%) UNIX
9 17 (31.48%) RDBMS
9 17 (31.48%) Workflow
9 17 (31.48%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (29.63%) Social Media
10 16 (29.63%) Asterisk PBX
11 13 (24.07%) Visualisation

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 36 (66.67%) Node.js
2 23 (42.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (51.85%) VoIP
2 16 (29.63%) Asterisk PBX
3 9 (16.67%) LDAP
4 6 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) MySQL
1 17 (31.48%) RDBMS
1 17 (31.48%) PostgreSQL
1 17 (31.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (35.19%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.96%) Sinon.JS
2 7 (12.96%) JSUnit
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Systems Administrator
1 23 (42.59%) Administrator
1 23 (42.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 23 (42.59%) Linux Administrator
2 19 (35.19%) Developer
3 13 (24.07%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (16.67%) IT Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Programmer
7 2 (3.70%) Support Technician
7 2 (3.70%) IT Support
7 2 (3.70%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.85%) Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Service Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) Backbone.js
2 12 (22.22%) HTML
2 12 (22.22%) CSS
2 12 (22.22%) HTML5
3 7 (12.96%) D3.js
3 7 (12.96%) Ember.js
3 7 (12.96%) AngularJS
4 6 (11.11%) ExpressJS
4 6 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Open Source
2 16 (29.63%) Social Media
3 13 (24.07%) Visualisation
4 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (98.15%) Linux
2 34 (62.96%) Windows
2 34 (62.96%) Ubuntu
3 32 (59.26%) Windows 7
4 17 (31.48%) UNIX
5 13 (24.07%) Mac OS X Server
6 11 (20.37%) Mac OS
7 6 (11.11%) Android
7 6 (11.11%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.70%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Configuration Management
2 17 (31.48%) Workflow
2 17 (31.48%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (31.48%) Performance Monitoring
3 12 (22.22%) TDD
3 12 (22.22%) BDD
4 10 (18.52%) ITIL
5 9 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 9 (16.67%) Information Security
5 9 (16.67%) Information Security Management
5 9 (16.67%) Security Management
6 7 (12.96%) MVC
6 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
7 6 (11.11%) Scrum
8 2 (3.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
1 19 (35.19%) Python
1 19 (35.19%) Ruby
1 19 (35.19%) Bash Shell
2 17 (31.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (38.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (42.59%) KVM
2 17 (31.48%) LXC
3 11 (20.37%) Samba
4 6 (11.11%) NFS
5 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) Puppet
1 6 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft