The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 69 61 91
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +30
Permanent jobs citing Apple 32 33 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.95% 3.36% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 6.65% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 2
Average salary £38,500 £42,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +95.34%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Apple
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
480 496 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.32% 50.56% 40.93%
Number of salaries quoted 435 411 372
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Apple
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Apple Salary Trend in Kent

Apple
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apple across the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Apple Salary Histogram in Kent

Apple
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 6 £52,500 -
Canterbury -2 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Apple
South East

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 49 (81.67%) Windows
2 48 (80.00%) MS Office
3 47 (78.33%) Microsoft
3 47 (78.33%) Blackberry
4 46 (76.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 46 (76.67%) Firewall
4 46 (76.67%) Cisco
4 46 (76.67%) MS Exchange
4 46 (76.67%) Windows 8
5 41 (68.33%) Mac OS X
6 39 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (65.00%) Avaya
6 39 (65.00%) CCNA
6 39 (65.00%) MCSE
6 39 (65.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 39 (65.00%) MCITP
6 39 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2000
7 33 (55.00%) Problem Management
8 18 (30.00%) Project Management
8 18 (30.00%) Management Information System
9 12 (20.00%) Android
9 12 (20.00%) iPhone
10 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
10 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (13.33%) Office 365
11 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (11.67%) vSphere
11 7 (11.67%) NAS

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 46 (76.67%) MS Exchange
1 46 (76.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 39 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.67%) IIS
3 7 (11.67%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 48 (80.00%) MS Office
2 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (76.67%) Firewall
2 7 (11.67%) Wireless
2 7 (11.67%) VLAN
2 7 (11.67%) IMAP
2 7 (11.67%) NAS
2 7 (11.67%) SMTP
2 7 (11.67%) DHCP
2 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.67%) VPN
2 7 (11.67%) DNS
2 7 (11.67%) SAN
2 7 (11.67%) DMZ
3 3 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (1.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) Xcode
3 1 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 46 (76.67%) Support Engineer
2 18 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 18 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 15 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 15 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (16.67%) Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Systems Support
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Support Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Systems Support Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Cisco Support
6 6 (10.00%) Server Support
7 5 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.33%) iOS Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Mac Developer
10 1 (1.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) MAPI
2 4 (6.67%) CSS
3 3 (5.00%) .NET
3 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.00%) jQuery
3 3 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.33%) Cocoa
5 1 (1.67%) HTML
5 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (78.33%) Blackberry
2 18 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 12 (20.00%) iPhone
4 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (11.67%) Replication
4 7 (11.67%) PDA
5 5 (8.33%) Smartphone
5 5 (8.33%) BBC
5 5 (8.33%) Social Media
5 5 (8.33%) iPad
6 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 49 (81.67%) Windows
2 46 (76.67%) Windows 8
3 41 (68.33%) Mac OS X
4 39 (65.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 12 (20.00%) Android
6 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.67%) Mac OS
6 7 (11.67%) Apple iOS
6 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (11.67%) Windows Vista
6 7 (11.67%) Linux
6 7 (11.67%) Windows XP
6 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Problem Management
2 18 (30.00%) Project Management
3 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.33%) Android Development
4 5 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 5 (8.33%) Mobile Development
5 3 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (5.00%) TDD
5 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (5.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (5.00%) MVC
5 3 (5.00%) OO
6 2 (3.33%) CAD
7 1 (1.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) Objective-C
2 6 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (6.67%) SQL
4 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (65.00%) MCSE
1 39 (65.00%) CCNA
1 39 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
1 39 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 39 (65.00%) MCITP
2 3 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (11.67%) Hyper-V
1 7 (11.67%) vSphere
1 7 (11.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (78.33%) Microsoft
2 46 (76.67%) Cisco
3 39 (65.00%) Avaya
4 7 (11.67%) Symantec
4 7 (11.67%) VMware
4 7 (11.67%) Draytek
4 7 (11.67%) Veeam
5 5 (8.33%) Facebook
5 5 (8.33%) Yahoo!
5 5 (8.33%) Google
5 5 (8.33%) Sony
6 1 (1.67%) ION Trading