The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 104 87 94
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 13 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.86% 1.75% 1.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.04% 5.16% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 18
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Mac OS X
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
428 562 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.42% 33.88% 35.02%
Number of salaries quoted 313 472 414
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in Cambridge

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Linux
3 20 (58.82%) C++
4 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
5 11 (32.35%) Chemistry
5 11 (32.35%) Qt
6 9 (26.47%) Firmware
7 8 (23.53%) QA
8 7 (20.59%) Device Driver
9 6 (17.65%) C
9 6 (17.65%) Python
9 6 (17.65%) Unix
9 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
9 6 (17.65%) Signal Processing
9 6 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (14.71%) Web Development
10 5 (14.71%) Degree
10 5 (14.71%) DNS
11 4 (11.76%) C#
11 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
11 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
11 4 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
12 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
12 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
12 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
12 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
12 3 (8.82%) DHCP
12 3 (8.82%) Windows Server

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) DNS
2 3 (8.82%) DHCP
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) VLAN
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) AMQP
4 1 (2.94%) LDAP
4 1 (2.94%) MQTT
4 1 (2.94%) SMTP
4 1 (2.94%) VoIP
4 1 (2.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) MySQL
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Software Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Audio Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Audio Software Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) C++ Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Firmware Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Firmware Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Support
6 3 (8.82%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) Qt
2 1 (2.94%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Chemistry
2 7 (20.59%) Device Driver
3 6 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.88%) Clustering
5 2 (5.88%) User Experience
6 1 (2.94%) Biology
6 1 (2.94%) Life Science
6 1 (2.94%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Linux
3 6 (17.65%) Unix
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
2 6 (17.65%) Signal Processing
3 5 (14.71%) Web Development
4 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Data Management
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Bioinformatics
6 1 (2.94%) TDD
6 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) C++
2 6 (17.65%) C
2 6 (17.65%) Python
3 4 (11.76%) C#
4 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Firmware
2 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) NFS
4 1 (2.94%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) WSUS
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco
2 2 (5.88%) Dell
2 2 (5.88%) Dell KACE
2 2 (5.88%) Sophos
2 2 (5.88%) Veeam
2 2 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) Lotus
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Darktrace
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Barclays Retail
Salary: £33,200 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Barclays Retail
Salary: £23,300 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago