The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 96 117 112
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 27 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.44% 0.47% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.38% 1.42% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 3
Average salary £27,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.69% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Mac OS X
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
502 564 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.77% 32.96% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 430 497 361
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,865 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in Bristol

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Mac OS X Salary Histogram in Bristol

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) HTML
2 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
3 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 15 (42.86%) CSS
4 14 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (34.29%) Web Services
5 12 (34.29%) Photoshop
5 12 (34.29%) DHCP
5 12 (34.29%) Android
6 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (31.43%) TDD
6 11 (31.43%) OO
7 10 (28.57%) Apple iOS
8 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
8 9 (25.71%) XML
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) Finance
8 9 (25.71%) Games
8 9 (25.71%) QA
8 9 (25.71%) JSON
8 9 (25.71%) jQuery
8 9 (25.71%) Umbraco
9 8 (22.86%) VMware
9 8 (22.86%) Web Development
9 8 (22.86%) PHP
9 8 (22.86%) Cisco
9 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
9 8 (22.86%) MVC
9 8 (22.86%) Mobile Application Development

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (25.71%) Umbraco
2 7 (20.00%) Apache
3 6 (17.14%) Drupal
3 6 (17.14%) ExpressionEngine
4 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 5 (14.29%) CMS
5 2 (5.71%) WordPress
6 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Photoshop
2 7 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) DHCP
2 7 (20.00%) LAN
2 7 (20.00%) WAN
2 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (17.14%) DNS
4 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 5 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) LDAP
5 1 (2.86%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) NAS
5 1 (2.86%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) MySQL
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.57%) Android Studio
3 3 (8.57%) JUnit
4 1 (2.86%) Bugzilla
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
1 9 (25.71%) Games
2 7 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (17.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) PHP Developer
3 6 (17.14%) PHP Web Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) iOS Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Android Developer
5 3 (8.57%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (8.57%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior iOS Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 8 Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) HTML
2 15 (42.86%) CSS
3 12 (34.29%) Web Services
4 9 (25.71%) XML
4 9 (25.71%) JSON
4 9 (25.71%) jQuery
5 8 (22.86%) iOS SDK
6 7 (20.00%) RESTful
7 5 (14.29%) Android SDK
7 5 (14.29%) Software Packaging
8 4 (11.43%) LAMP
8 4 (11.43%) HTML5
9 3 (8.57%) .NET
10 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.71%) SVG
10 2 (5.71%) WCF
10 2 (5.71%) WPF
10 2 (5.71%) Silverlight
10 2 (5.71%) REST
10 2 (5.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
3 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 3 (8.57%) Semantic Web
6 2 (5.71%) iPad
6 2 (5.71%) iPhone
6 2 (5.71%) User Experience
6 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
6 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Android
3 10 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Phone
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.00%) Linux
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (5.71%) UNIX
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.86%) CentOS
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) OO
1 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (31.43%) TDD
2 8 (22.86%) Web Development
2 8 (22.86%) MVC
2 8 (22.86%) Mobile Application Development
3 7 (20.00%) Android Development
3 7 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (20.00%) Network Design
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 5 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 3 (8.57%) Memory Management
5 3 (8.57%) Progressive Enhancement
5 3 (8.57%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (8.57%) OOP
5 3 (8.57%) CRM
5 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) OOD
6 2 (5.71%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) PHP
4 5 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 5 (14.29%) C
4 5 (14.29%) C++
4 5 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (8.57%) PHP5
6 2 (5.71%) XAML
6 2 (5.71%) C#
7 1 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
7 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) MCSE
2 6 (17.14%) CCNA
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
2 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Samba
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) SCCM
1 5 (14.29%) Casper Suite
2 1 (2.86%) Nagios
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco
1 8 (22.86%) VMware
2 7 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.71%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe