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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 57 98 65
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -33
Permanent jobs citing Apple 52 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.74% 0.63% 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category 9.72% 1.54% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 7 13
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,500 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -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
535 456 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 48.72% 40.79% 49.30%
Number of salaries quoted 477 404 290
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Stansted - 8 £22,500 -
West Malling - 3 £57,500 -
Canterbury -9 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Faversham - 2 £35,000 -
Apple
South East

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 63 (68.48%) Windows
2 62 (67.39%) Firewall
3 57 (61.96%) Cisco
4 56 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 53 (57.61%) MS Exchange
6 46 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 45 (48.91%) Blackberry
8 44 (47.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 43 (46.74%) Avaya
10 42 (45.65%) MCSE
11 41 (44.57%) Cisco Certification
11 41 (44.57%) CCNA
12 40 (43.48%) Mac OS X
12 40 (43.48%) MS Office
13 37 (40.22%) MCITP
13 37 (40.22%) Problem Management
14 36 (39.13%) Windows 2000 Server
15 33 (35.87%) Exchange Server 2000
16 32 (34.78%) Windows 8
17 29 (31.52%) VMware
18 25 (27.17%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (27.17%) iPhone
19 18 (19.57%) Time Management
19 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
20 17 (18.48%) iPad
21 16 (17.39%) VLAN
21 16 (17.39%) VPN
22 15 (16.30%) DNS
22 15 (16.30%) Linux
23 14 (15.22%) MS Excel

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 53 (57.61%) MS Exchange
2 44 (47.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 33 (35.87%) Exchange Server 2000
4 12 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 40 (43.48%) MS Office
2 14 (15.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (67.39%) Firewall
2 16 (17.39%) VLAN
2 16 (17.39%) VPN
3 15 (16.30%) DNS
4 14 (15.22%) DHCP
5 12 (13.04%) Wireless
6 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.70%) ADSL
7 8 (8.70%) WLAN
7 8 (8.70%) IMAP
7 8 (8.70%) DMZ
7 8 (8.70%) SMTP
8 7 (7.61%) SAN
9 5 (5.43%) WAN
9 5 (5.43%) LAN
10 4 (4.35%) Internet
11 2 (2.17%) Network Security
12 1 (1.09%) IP Telephony
12 1 (1.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (6.52%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (27.17%) Support Engineer
2 23 (25.00%) Consultant
3 21 (22.83%) Technical Consultant
4 17 (18.48%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 8 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Systems Support
7 8 (8.70%) Developer
7 8 (8.70%) Systems Support Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Graduate
8 5 (5.43%) Trainee
9 4 (4.35%) Android Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.35%) Technical Support
10 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.70%) MAPI
2 5 (5.43%) RESTful
3 4 (4.35%) Web Services
4 3 (3.26%) HTML
5 2 (2.17%) CSS
6 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.09%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (1.09%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.09%) .NET
6 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.09%) XML
6 1 (1.09%) ODBC
6 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.09%) WCF
6 1 (1.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 45 (48.91%) Blackberry
2 25 (27.17%) iPhone
3 17 (18.48%) iPad
4 9 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (8.70%) PDA
6 7 (7.61%) Social Media
6 7 (7.61%) BBC
7 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
8 4 (4.35%) Smartphone
9 3 (3.26%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.09%) AS400
10 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (68.48%) Windows
2 40 (43.48%) Mac OS X
3 36 (39.13%) Windows 2000 Server
4 32 (34.78%) Windows 8
5 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (16.30%) Linux
7 14 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (14.13%) Windows 7
9 12 (13.04%) Windows XP
9 12 (13.04%) Android
10 10 (10.87%) Windows Vista
11 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (7.61%) AIX
13 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.22%) Problem Management
2 18 (19.57%) Time Management
3 7 (7.61%) Information Security
4 6 (6.52%) System Testing
5 5 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.43%) TDD
6 4 (4.35%) Android Development
6 4 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.26%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.26%) SIEM
7 3 (3.26%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.17%) Security Management
8 2 (2.17%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (2.17%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.17%) Migration
8 2 (2.17%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.09%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (1.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.13%) SQL
2 4 (4.35%) Java
3 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.17%) PHP
5 1 (1.09%) C#
5 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (45.65%) MCSE
3 41 (44.57%) CCNA
3 41 (44.57%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (40.22%) MCITP
5 7 (7.61%) Degree
6 4 (4.35%) CCNP
7 2 (2.17%) CISSP
8 1 (1.09%) MCSA
8 1 (1.09%) MOS
8 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (6.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (27.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.17%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 57 (61.96%) Cisco
2 56 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 43 (46.74%) Avaya
4 29 (31.52%) VMware
5 9 (9.78%) Draytek
6 8 (8.70%) Symantec
7 7 (7.61%) Sony
7 7 (7.61%) Yahoo!
7 7 (7.61%) Google
7 7 (7.61%) CheckPoint
7 7 (7.61%) Oracle
7 7 (7.61%) Facebook
8 6 (6.52%) HP
9 4 (4.35%) Dell
9 4 (4.35%) AirMagnet
10 2 (2.17%) SAP
11 1 (1.09%) Panasonic
11 1 (1.09%) Polycom
11 1 (1.09%) NETGEAR
11 1 (1.09%) Wyse