The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Vendors for the Lancashire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Apple 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -7.69%
Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
188 216 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.05% 45.00% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 154 194 240
Average salary £31,500 £28,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Apple
North West

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) ACDT
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) ACMT
2 1 (33.33%) ACSP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) ACDT
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) ACMT
1 1 (33.33%) ACSP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix