The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 44 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Apple 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.86% 0.38% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.95% 0.81% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £22,500 £20,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Apple
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
154 248 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.25% 47.69% 42.89%
Number of salaries quoted 126 218 158
Average salary £32,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Apple
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Apple Salary Trend in Lancashire

Apple
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Blackburn +18 3 £22,500 -
Apple
North West

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Mac OS X
2 5 (83.33%) Terminal Services
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Wyse
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Informatics
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Mac OS X
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Wyse
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) VMware