The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS 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 over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 105 110 113
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.13% 0.068% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.37% 0.19% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £23,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Mac OS
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
546 518 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.07% 35.46% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 457 426 601
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Mac OS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Mac OS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Mac OS Salary Trend in Cambridge

Mac OS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Mac OS 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.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Acrobat
2 2 (50.00%) Smartcard
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Mac OS 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smartcard
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Apple