The first table below looks at the demand for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 79 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 25 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.26% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.79% 1.15% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -13.33%
Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
321 261 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 29.05% 24.62% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 290 221 177
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Mac OS X
South East

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in Kent

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Mac OS X Salary Histogram in Kent

Mac OS X
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Maidstone - 1 £40,000 -
Mac OS X
South East

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 30 (96.77%) Windows
1 30 (96.77%) MS Exchange
1 30 (96.77%) Apple
2 28 (90.32%) Blackberry
2 28 (90.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 28 (90.32%) Cisco
2 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 28 (90.32%) CCNA
2 28 (90.32%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (90.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (90.32%) Avaya
2 28 (90.32%) MCSE
2 28 (90.32%) Firewall
2 28 (90.32%) MCITP
3 27 (87.10%) Exchange Server 2000
3 27 (87.10%) MS Office
3 27 (87.10%) Windows 2000 Server
4 26 (83.87%) Problem Management
4 26 (83.87%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
5 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.68%) VMware
5 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (3.23%) CAD
7 1 (3.23%) AutoCAD
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 30 (96.77%) MS Exchange
2 28 (90.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 27 (87.10%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (87.10%) MS Office
2 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 28 (90.32%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Consultant
1 13 (41.94%) Support Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (22.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (22.58%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (12.90%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (12.90%) Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Technical Architect
6 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Architect
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 28 (90.32%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Windows 2000 Server
3 26 (83.87%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Problem Management
2 1 (3.23%) CAD
2 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (90.32%) CCNA
1 28 (90.32%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (90.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 28 (90.32%) MCSE
1 28 (90.32%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Apple
2 28 (90.32%) Cisco
2 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 28 (90.32%) Avaya
3 3 (9.68%) VMware