The first table below looks at the demand for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank - - 56
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £27,750
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
151 170 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 26.08% 32.44% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 134 147 111
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Mac OS X
South West

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in Dorset

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) STL
3 1 (33.33%) AIX

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft