The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 219 213 229
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Apple 31 52 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.77% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 1.75% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 15
Median salary £24,375 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Apple
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2705 2968 3283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.18% 43.86% 44.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2115 2351 2613
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Apple as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Apple
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Apple Salary Trend in the North West

Apple
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apple across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Apple Salary Histogram in the North West

Apple
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +29 15 £22,000 -38.02% 3
Manchester -14 15 £25,125 -8.63% 9
Lancashire +7 1 £25,230 +13.39% 3
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Apple also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Apple.

1 39 (60.94%) Windows
2 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
3 25 (39.06%) Windows Server
4 24 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 21 (32.81%) Mac OS X
5 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (29.69%) Windows 7
6 19 (29.69%) Apple iOS
7 18 (28.13%) Office 365
7 18 (28.13%) Firewall
8 17 (26.56%) VMware
8 17 (26.56%) Citrix
9 16 (25.00%) Android
9 16 (25.00%) Google
10 15 (23.44%) ITIL
10 15 (23.44%) MS Exchange
11 14 (21.88%) Windows 8
12 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (20.31%) Mobile App
12 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (20.31%) iOS Development
12 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
12 13 (20.31%) MS Office
13 12 (18.75%) .NET
13 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
13 12 (18.75%) Objective-C
13 12 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
13 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
14 11 (17.19%) User Experience
14 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (23.44%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.81%) Skype for Business
5 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.56%) Apache
7 1 (1.56%) Drupal
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.56%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Excel
1 13 (20.31%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.56%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.13%) Firewall
2 11 (17.19%) SAN
3 10 (15.63%) DNS
4 9 (14.06%) DHCP
4 9 (14.06%) VoIP
5 5 (7.81%) VPN
6 4 (6.25%) Internet
6 4 (6.25%) NetScaler
6 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (4.69%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.13%) SMTP
9 1 (1.56%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (1.56%) BGP
9 1 (1.56%) LDAP
9 1 (1.56%) NAS
9 1 (1.56%) Network Security
9 1 (1.56%) OSPF
9 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.50%) Appium
2 8 (12.50%) Calabash
3 1 (1.56%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) Xcode
General
1 6 (9.38%) Retail
2 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.25%) Marketing
4 3 (4.69%) Finance
5 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (17.19%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) IT Support
3 9 (14.06%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 7 (10.94%) Head of Application Development
5 7 (10.94%) Head of Applications
5 7 (10.94%) Head of Development
5 7 (10.94%) Head of Mobile
5 7 (10.94%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Support Technician
6 5 (7.81%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (7.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.81%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 4 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) .NET
2 10 (15.63%) JSON
2 10 (15.63%) XML
3 9 (14.06%) CSS
3 9 (14.06%) HTML
3 9 (14.06%) SOAP
4 7 (10.94%) HTML5
5 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (6.25%) Node.js
6 3 (4.69%) CSS3
6 3 (4.69%) Flash
6 3 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (3.13%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (3.13%) iOS SDK
7 2 (3.13%) jQuery
7 2 (3.13%) RESTful
7 2 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Mobile App
2 11 (17.19%) User Experience
3 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.69%) BBC
4 3 (4.69%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.69%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.69%) Social Media
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.13%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.56%) Animation
6 1 (1.56%) Clustering
6 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.56%) NHS
6 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (60.94%) Windows
2 25 (39.06%) Windows Server
3 21 (32.81%) Mac OS X
3 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (29.69%) Apple iOS
4 19 (29.69%) Windows 7
5 16 (25.00%) Android
6 14 (21.88%) Windows 8
7 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (14.06%) Linux
8 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (9.38%) Windows 10
10 5 (7.81%) Mac OS
11 4 (6.25%) Windows XP
12 3 (4.69%) Windows NT
13 2 (3.13%) VMS
13 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
14 1 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) ITIL
2 13 (20.31%) iOS Development
3 12 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
3 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 10 (15.63%) Analytics
4 10 (15.63%) Android Development
4 10 (15.63%) Memory Management
5 9 (14.06%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 6 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (7.81%) Change Control
8 5 (7.81%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (7.81%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (7.81%) Web Development
8 5 (7.81%) Web Filtering
9 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.25%) Front End Development
9 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 4 (6.25%) Software Distribution
9 4 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) Objective-C
2 10 (15.63%) Java
3 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.38%) PHP
5 4 (6.25%) Apple Swift
5 4 (6.25%) C#
6 2 (3.13%) SQL
7 1 (1.56%) C
7 1 (1.56%) C++
7 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) MCSA
1 11 (17.19%) MCSE
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (15.63%) MCP
3 7 (10.94%) MCITP
4 2 (3.13%) Degree
5 1 (1.56%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.13%) SLA
4 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 24 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.38%) Terminal Services
4 5 (7.81%) XenApp
5 3 (4.69%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.13%) XenServer
7 1 (1.56%) KVM
7 1 (1.56%) oVirt
7 1 (1.56%) Postfix
7 1 (1.56%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.56%) vSphere
7 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (3.13%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.56%) Citrix
2 17 (26.56%) VMware
3 16 (25.00%) Google
4 11 (17.19%) Cisco
5 9 (14.06%) Perforce
6 6 (9.38%) LANDesk
7 5 (7.81%) HP
8 3 (4.69%) Adobe
8 3 (4.69%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.69%) Facebook
8 3 (4.69%) GFI Software
8 3 (4.69%) Juniper
8 3 (4.69%) Sony
8 3 (4.69%) Yahoo!
9 2 (3.13%) Samsung
10 1 (1.56%) Meraki
10 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.56%) Verint
10 1 (1.56%) Zend
Manchester, Lancashire
Chroma Recruitment
Salary: flexible working
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible working hours & benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Compu team
Salary: £15,000 - £19,000 pa depending on skills and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits, training & dev
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Childcare, Apple & Microsof
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-45,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum Pension, Discount on Apple & Microso
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent OTE
Posted: 2 days ago