The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cambridge region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 112 114 118
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Apple 11 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.61% 0.48% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.62% 1.15% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 4
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +40.38%
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £34,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +9.52%
Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
681 695 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.73% 41.82% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 527 593 633
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Apple
Cambridgeshire

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Apple
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the Cambridge region.

Apple Salary Trend in Cambridge

Apple
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apple across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Apple Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Apple 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 Apple.

1 14 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 11 (61.11%) Android
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) MS Office
4 9 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) HP
5 7 (38.89%) Dell
5 7 (38.89%) LAN
5 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
5 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
5 7 (38.89%) WAN
5 7 (38.89%) VMware
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Asset Management
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
5 7 (38.89%) SCCM
5 7 (38.89%) Red Gate
5 7 (38.89%) Open Source
5 7 (38.89%) SaaS
5 7 (38.89%) PaaS
5 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Phone
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (38.89%) IaaS
6 5 (27.78%) Objective-C
7 4 (22.22%) Mobile App

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Apple 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 Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Office
2 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) SaaS
1 7 (38.89%) PaaS
1 7 (38.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) LAN
1 7 (38.89%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Xcode
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Service Desk Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Service Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Director
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) iOS SDK
2 2 (11.11%) Cocoa
3 1 (5.56%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) Android SDK
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Open Source
2 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.56%) iPhone
4 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.56%) iPad
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (5.56%) STB
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 11 (61.11%) Android
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Phone
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
7 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Asset Management
3 4 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) Android Development
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Objective-C
2 3 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MOS
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) HP
2 7 (38.89%) Dell
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Red Gate
3 2 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec
4 1 (5.56%) Remedy
4 1 (5.56%) Nokia
4 1 (5.56%) Perforce
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco