The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Chester region.

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

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 31 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Apple 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.69% 0.39% -
As % of the Vendors category 11.43% 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +3.07%
Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
105 112 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 41.02% 43.41% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 75 69 84
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,144 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Apple
Cheshire

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Apple
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Apple Salary Trend in Chester

Apple
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) VoIP
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) Marketing
2 7 (58.33%) Terminal Services
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) VoIP
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 12 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Infrastructure Technician
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix