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 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 53 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Apple 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.63% 0.21% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £22,250 £22,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
226 213 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 46.12% 43.74% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 191 165 197
Average salary £30,459 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.97% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 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
Blackburn -4 7 £22,250 -
Preston - 1 £27,500 -
Apple
North West

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) HP
2 7 (50.00%) Dell
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
2 7 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 7 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
2 7 (50.00%) Wyse
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) VoIP
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) Android
3 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (21.43%) PBX
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) Social Media
4 3 (21.43%) iPad
4 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
4 3 (21.43%) Facebook
4 3 (21.43%) Twitter
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
4 3 (21.43%) User Experience
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 7 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) VoIP
3 3 (21.43%) PBX
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Field Service Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Field Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Avaya Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) IP Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
1 3 (21.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Social Media
1 3 (21.43%) iPad
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (28.57%) Android
3 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Web Development
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 3 (21.43%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Wyse
2 7 (50.00%) HP
2 7 (50.00%) Dell
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Avaya
3 3 (21.43%) Facebook
3 3 (21.43%) Twitter
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft