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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 231 214 248
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +34
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 24 42 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.63% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.80% 2.63% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 8
Median salary £45,000 £31,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,700 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,050 £47,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
1334 1595 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.96% 23.76% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1288 1354
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Manchester -13 15 £45,000 - 1
Cheshire +29 9 £19,000 -38.70% 1
Mac OS X
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Mac OS X 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 Mac OS X.

1 51 (91.07%) Windows
2 36 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 33 (58.93%) VMware
4 32 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 30 (53.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (51.79%) Windows Server
7 23 (41.07%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (41.07%) QA
8 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
8 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
9 21 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (35.71%) Apple
11 18 (32.14%) Automated Testing
11 18 (32.14%) Windows 10
12 16 (28.57%) ISEB
13 15 (26.79%) Defect Tracking
13 15 (26.79%) Case Management
14 14 (25.00%) Firewall
15 12 (21.43%) MS Exchange
15 12 (21.43%) Linux
16 11 (19.64%) Cisco
16 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
16 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
16 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2013
17 10 (17.86%) SAN
18 9 (16.07%) Citrix
18 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
18 9 (16.07%) Office 365
18 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
19 8 (14.29%) ITIL

Mac OS X
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 12 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.07%) Office 365
3 1 (1.79%) Google Play
3 1 (1.79%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) Firewall
2 10 (17.86%) SAN
3 7 (12.50%) DHCP
3 7 (12.50%) DNS
4 6 (10.71%) VoIP
5 4 (7.14%) NAS
5 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.14%) VPN
6 3 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.36%) Ethernet
6 3 (5.36%) Internet
6 3 (5.36%) IPv4
6 3 (5.36%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) SQLite
3 2 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Android Studio
1 5 (8.93%) JIRA
1 5 (8.93%) Xcode
2 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.57%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) CocoaPods
5 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.79%) JUnit
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (10.71%) Marketing
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Tester
2 16 (28.57%) Lead Tester
2 16 (28.57%) QA Tester
2 16 (28.57%) Senior Tester
3 15 (26.79%) QA Leader
3 15 (26.79%) Senior QA Tester
4 8 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (14.29%) Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) IT Support
5 7 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.93%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) Cocoa Touch
1 5 (8.93%) HTML
2 4 (7.14%) Cocoa
3 3 (5.36%) J2EE
3 3 (5.36%) J2SE
3 3 (5.36%) Web Services
4 2 (3.57%) .NET
4 2 (3.57%) ATL
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) iOS SDK
4 2 (3.57%) RESTful
5 1 (1.79%) Android SDK
5 1 (1.79%) JSON
5 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (41.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) User Experience
3 5 (8.93%) iPad
3 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.14%) Clustering
4 4 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.14%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (5.36%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.57%) NHS
6 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (91.07%) Windows
2 29 (51.79%) Windows Server
3 18 (32.14%) Windows 10
4 12 (21.43%) Linux
5 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
6 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 6 (10.71%) Android
8 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS
9 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (5.36%) CentOS
10 3 (5.36%) Windows NT
11 2 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Automated Testing
2 15 (26.79%) Case Management
2 15 (26.79%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (14.29%) ITIL
4 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.93%) Android Development
5 5 (8.93%) iOS Development
5 5 (8.93%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (7.14%) Mobile Development
6 4 (7.14%) Scrum
6 4 (7.14%) Service Management
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.14%) Web Filtering
7 3 (5.36%) Project Management
7 3 (5.36%) SDLC
7 3 (5.36%) Usability Testing
8 2 (3.57%) OO
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.93%) Apple Swift
2 5 (8.93%) Java
2 5 (8.93%) Objective-C
3 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.36%) C#
4 3 (5.36%) C++
5 2 (3.57%) PHP
5 2 (3.57%) SQL
6 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) ISEB
2 7 (12.50%) MCITP
2 7 (12.50%) MCP
2 7 (12.50%) MCSA
2 7 (12.50%) MCSE
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (41.07%) QA
2 6 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 30 (53.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.71%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.36%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 36 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 33 (58.93%) VMware
3 20 (35.71%) Apple
4 11 (19.64%) Cisco
5 9 (16.07%) Citrix
6 6 (10.71%) LANDesk
7 5 (8.93%) HP
8 4 (7.14%) NetApp
9 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.36%) GFI Software
9 3 (5.36%) Juniper
10 1 (1.79%) Dell
10 1 (1.79%) Google
10 1 (1.79%) Sophos
10 1 (1.79%) Symantec
10 1 (1.79%) Veeam
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