The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 111 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Apple 16 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.83% 0.12% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.89% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -10.95%
Apple
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
845 763 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.08% 44.99% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 725 620 853
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £24,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Apple
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Apple Salary Trend in Cheshire

Apple
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apple across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Apple Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Apple
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 10 £30,000 - 1
Knutsford - 3 £62,500 -
Crewe +17 1 £21,000 -40.00%
Runcorn - 1 £40,500 - 1
Apple
North West

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) SAN
3 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (37.50%) MVC
4 12 (37.50%) Google
4 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 12 (37.50%) .NET
4 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 12 (37.50%) C#
4 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (34.38%) Marketing
6 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 10 (31.25%) BBC
6 10 (31.25%) Social Media
6 10 (31.25%) Node.js
6 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 10 (31.25%) WCF
6 10 (31.25%) RESTful
6 10 (31.25%) Ruby
6 10 (31.25%) NoSQL
6 10 (31.25%) OO
6 10 (31.25%) Facebook
6 10 (31.25%) Sony
6 10 (31.25%) Yahoo!
6 10 (31.25%) TDD
6 10 (31.25%) BDD
6 10 (31.25%) Web Application Development
7 9 (28.13%) VoIP
8 8 (25.00%) Citrix

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (31.25%) Node.js
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) SAN
2 9 (28.13%) VoIP
3 5 (15.63%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) DHCP
4 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) DNS
4 2 (6.25%) NAS
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (34.38%) Marketing
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
1 12 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Technician
3 5 (15.63%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) IT Support
5 1 (3.13%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (3.13%) Mac Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
1 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 10 (31.25%) WCF
2 10 (31.25%) RESTful
3 2 (6.25%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) HTML5
3 2 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (6.25%) CSS3
3 2 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (6.25%) SignalR
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) BBC
1 10 (31.25%) Social Media
2 8 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) MVC
3 10 (31.25%) BDD
3 10 (31.25%) Web Application Development
3 10 (31.25%) TDD
3 10 (31.25%) OO
4 3 (9.38%) Security Management
4 3 (9.38%) IT Governance
4 3 (9.38%) Resource Management
4 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
4 3 (9.38%) Change Control
5 2 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) B2C
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) C#
2 10 (31.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) Terminal Services
3 4 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Google
2 10 (31.25%) Facebook
2 10 (31.25%) Yahoo!
2 10 (31.25%) Sony
3 8 (25.00%) Citrix
4 6 (18.75%) HP
4 6 (18.75%) Dell
5 4 (12.50%) VMware
6 2 (6.25%) Juniper
6 2 (6.25%) EMC
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.25%) Xamarin
6 2 (6.25%) ProCurve
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