The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 196 236 237
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 35 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.63% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.54% 1.20% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 10
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Mac OS X
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1378 1830 1680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.74% 26.04% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1595 1450
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in the North West

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Mac OS X Salary Histogram in the North West

Mac OS X
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 12 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
Manchester +30 23 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Cheshire +26 9 £33,750 -25.00% 5
Lancashire - 3 £22,500 -
Mac OS X
England

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 66 (86.84%) Windows
2 33 (43.42%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 30 (39.47%) MS Excel
4 30 (39.47%) SQL Server
5 28 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 28 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 27 (35.53%) Windows 10
7 25 (32.89%) VMware
7 25 (32.89%) Linux
7 25 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (32.89%) Windows Server
8 24 (31.58%) QA
8 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (28.95%) C++
10 21 (27.63%) ISEB
10 21 (27.63%) Automated Testing
11 20 (26.32%) Software Engineering
12 18 (23.68%) Defect Tracking
12 18 (23.68%) Case Management
13 15 (19.74%) C
14 14 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (18.42%) Visual Studio
15 13 (17.11%) N-Tier
16 12 (15.79%) Unix
16 12 (15.79%) ATL
16 12 (15.79%) C#
17 11 (14.47%) Legal
18 10 (13.16%) Citrix

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (1.32%) Confluence
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (39.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.63%) InDesign
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.63%) QuarkXPress
Cloud Services
1 28 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) TCP/IP
2 7 (9.21%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (9.21%) tcpdump
2 7 (9.21%) VPN
2 7 (9.21%) Wireshark
3 3 (3.95%) DHCP
3 3 (3.95%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.63%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.63%) Firewall
4 2 (2.63%) IPv4
4 2 (2.63%) LAN
4 2 (2.63%) SAN
4 2 (2.63%) VoIP
4 2 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.32%) 3G
5 1 (1.32%) 4G
5 1 (1.32%) ADSL
5 1 (1.32%) Internet
5 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.58%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.95%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
1 14 (18.42%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.32%) CocoaPods
4 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.32%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.32%) JIRA
4 1 (1.32%) JMeter
4 1 (1.32%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.32%) Selenium
4 1 (1.32%) Xcode
General
1 11 (14.47%) Legal
2 4 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (2.63%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Developer
2 18 (23.68%) C++ Developer
2 18 (23.68%) Lead Tester
2 18 (23.68%) QA Leader
2 18 (23.68%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 18 (23.68%) Senior Tester
2 18 (23.68%) Tester
3 15 (19.74%) QA Tester
3 15 (19.74%) Senior QA Tester
4 11 (14.47%) Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) Cyberthreat Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Lead Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Service Desk Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.79%) ATL
2 8 (10.53%) .NET
3 5 (6.58%) .NET Framework
3 5 (6.58%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.26%) PyQt
5 2 (2.63%) jQuery
6 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.32%) Cocoa
6 1 (1.32%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (1.32%) REST
6 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (43.42%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (17.11%) N-Tier
4 6 (7.89%) Client/Server
4 6 (7.89%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (7.89%) iPad
5 5 (6.58%) Raspberry Pi
6 4 (5.26%) Animation
7 2 (2.63%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.63%) iPhone
7 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.32%) Health Informatics
8 1 (1.32%) Informatics
8 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.32%) PKI
8 1 (1.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (86.84%) Windows
2 27 (35.53%) Windows 10
3 25 (32.89%) Linux
3 25 (32.89%) Windows Server
4 12 (15.79%) Unix
5 8 (10.53%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.58%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.63%) Android
8 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.32%) CentOS
9 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.63%) Automated Testing
3 20 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 18 (23.68%) Case Management
4 18 (23.68%) Defect Tracking
5 9 (11.84%) Incident Management
5 9 (11.84%) SDLC
6 8 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.21%) Information Security
8 6 (7.89%) Coaching
8 6 (7.89%) Computer Security
8 6 (7.89%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 6 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (7.89%) Digital Forensics
8 6 (7.89%) Reverse Engineering
8 6 (7.89%) Security Operations
9 5 (6.58%) Functional Programming
9 5 (6.58%) Refactoring
10 4 (5.26%) Network Architecture
10 4 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) C++
2 15 (19.74%) C
3 12 (15.79%) C#
4 5 (6.58%) Python
5 4 (5.26%) Java
6 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.63%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.63%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.63%) PHP
8 1 (1.32%) Perl
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) ISEB
2 10 (13.16%) Degree
3 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.63%) EnCE
5 2 (2.63%) GCFA
5 2 (2.63%) GCIH
5 2 (2.63%) GREM
5 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.32%) CCNA
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.32%) MCP
6 1 (1.32%) MCSE
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (31.58%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 25 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.21%) Snort
4 5 (6.58%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) EnCase
2 1 (1.32%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.32%) DameWare
2 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 25 (32.89%) VMware
3 10 (13.16%) Citrix
4 7 (9.21%) Apple
4 7 (9.21%) Cisco
4 7 (9.21%) Twitter
5 6 (7.89%) HP
5 6 (7.89%) NetWitness
6 5 (6.58%) Dell
6 5 (6.58%) Wyse
7 4 (5.26%) Adobe
8 2 (2.63%) AlienVault
8 2 (2.63%) Facebook
8 2 (2.63%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.63%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.63%) LogRhythm
8 2 (2.63%) NetApp
8 2 (2.63%) Quark
8 2 (2.63%) Splunk
9 1 (1.32%) Google
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