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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 244 218 236
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +18
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 18 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.44% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.10% 1.72% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 24
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,675 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -17.33%
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
1638 1741 1834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.17% 25.50% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 1508 1568
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 -19 11 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Merseyside +9 3 - -
Cheshire - 3 £32,500 - 1
Lancashire -7 1 £22,250 -7.29%
Mac OS X
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 39 (90.70%) Windows
2 35 (81.40%) Linux
3 24 (55.81%) C++
4 21 (48.84%) Python
5 20 (46.51%) C
5 20 (46.51%) Software Engineering
6 16 (37.21%) Animation
7 15 (34.88%) 3D Graphics
8 12 (27.91%) Games
9 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
9 11 (25.58%) HTML
10 10 (23.26%) Time Management
10 10 (23.26%) 3D Modelling
11 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (18.60%) Java
12 8 (18.60%) Perl
13 7 (16.28%) MySQL
13 7 (16.28%) Apache
13 7 (16.28%) Firewall
13 7 (16.28%) Finance
13 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
14 6 (13.95%) Apple iOS
14 6 (13.95%) Subversion
14 6 (13.95%) Automated Testing
14 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
14 6 (13.95%) Lua
14 6 (13.95%) OpenGL
14 6 (13.95%) Oracle
14 6 (13.95%) CSS
14 6 (13.95%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 7 (16.28%) Apache
2 3 (6.98%) Node.js
3 2 (4.65%) nginx
3 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) LDAP
2 5 (11.63%) DHCP
2 5 (11.63%) DNS
2 5 (11.63%) SSL
2 5 (11.63%) Intranet
2 5 (11.63%) Internet
2 5 (11.63%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (11.63%) VLAN
3 4 (9.30%) HTTP
4 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.33%) VPN
5 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Subversion
1 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
3 1 (2.33%) Hudson
3 1 (2.33%) SCons
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (27.91%) Games
2 7 (16.28%) Finance
3 5 (11.63%) Marketing
3 5 (11.63%) Multimedia
4 3 (6.98%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Software Engineer
2 15 (34.88%) Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Games Developer
4 5 (11.63%) ICT Technician
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Technician
5 4 (9.30%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Mac Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Python Developer
6 3 (6.98%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (6.98%) C++ Developer
6 3 (6.98%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support
7 2 (4.65%) Junior
7 2 (4.65%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Graduate
8 1 (2.33%) Tester
8 1 (2.33%) Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) HTML
2 6 (13.95%) OpenGL
2 6 (13.95%) CSS
3 5 (11.63%) SVG
4 4 (9.30%) Web Services
5 3 (6.98%) XML
5 3 (6.98%) Java EE
5 3 (6.98%) JSON
5 3 (6.98%) HTML5
5 3 (6.98%) Qt
5 3 (6.98%) RESTful
5 3 (6.98%) PyQt
5 3 (6.98%) CSS3
6 2 (4.65%) Sphinx
6 2 (4.65%) Ajax
7 1 (2.33%) .NET
7 1 (2.33%) X-Windows
7 1 (2.33%) DirectX
7 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.33%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Animation
2 15 (34.88%) 3D Graphics
3 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
3 5 (11.63%) VLE
4 2 (4.65%) iPhone
5 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (90.70%) Windows
2 35 (81.40%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
4 6 (13.95%) Apple iOS
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.63%) Windows 8
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.98%) Android
7 1 (2.33%) UNIX
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Software Engineering
2 10 (23.26%) Time Management
2 10 (23.26%) 3D Modelling
3 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.95%) Automated Testing
5 5 (11.63%) ITIL
5 5 (11.63%) CAD
5 5 (11.63%) Software Deployment
5 5 (11.63%) 3D Animation
6 3 (6.98%) OO
6 3 (6.98%) HOOD
6 3 (6.98%) Benchmarking
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.98%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) TDD
6 3 (6.98%) Pair Programming
6 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.65%) DevOps
8 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) C++
2 21 (48.84%) Python
3 20 (46.51%) C
4 8 (18.60%) Java
4 8 (18.60%) Perl
5 6 (13.95%) Lua
5 6 (13.95%) PHP
5 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.63%) VB
6 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.98%) SQL
8 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Apple
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) Perforce
4 2 (4.65%) HP
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) Dell
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) Wyse
5 1 (2.33%) Sony
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