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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 226 220 211
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 27 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.78% 1.67% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 25
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,325 £20,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £37,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-11.40% +16.40%
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
1513 1741 1847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.21% 24.34% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1218 1443 1595
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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
Manchester +2 15 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Cheshire +5 7 £31,000 -1.58% 1
Lancashire -2 5 £22,250 -
Mac OS X
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 16 (41.03%) Apple
4 15 (38.46%) Citrix
4 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (35.90%) Cisco
6 13 (33.33%) Linux
6 13 (33.33%) C
6 13 (33.33%) VMware
6 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (25.64%) TDD
7 10 (25.64%) Java
7 10 (25.64%) VoIP
7 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
7 10 (25.64%) VPN
8 9 (23.08%) C++
8 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (20.51%) Android
9 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
9 8 (20.51%) SAN
10 7 (17.95%) HP
10 7 (17.95%) Python
10 7 (17.95%) OO
10 7 (17.95%) HTML
10 7 (17.95%) Incident Management
10 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
11 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
11 6 (15.38%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (15.38%) WordPress
4 4 (10.26%) nginx
4 4 (10.26%) SilverStripe
4 4 (10.26%) Node.js
4 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.26%) Apache
4 4 (10.26%) Drupal
5 3 (7.69%) IIS
6 2 (5.13%) CMS
6 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.13%) InDesign
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) VoIP
1 10 (25.64%) VPN
2 8 (20.51%) SAN
3 6 (15.38%) Firewall
3 6 (15.38%) LAN
3 6 (15.38%) DHCP
3 6 (15.38%) Ethernet
4 5 (12.82%) IPv4
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.13%) Wireless
6 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.56%) NAS
7 1 (2.56%) DNS
7 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) MySQL
3 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (5.13%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (12.82%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) PHP Developer
2 6 (15.38%) iOS Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (12.82%) Field Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Technician
6 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Tester
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.13%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) CSS
2 6 (15.38%) Symfony
2 6 (15.38%) HTML5
3 5 (12.82%) Web Services
4 4 (10.26%) Zend Framework
4 4 (10.26%) jQuery
4 4 (10.26%) Ext JS
4 4 (10.26%) Yii
4 4 (10.26%) CSS3
4 4 (10.26%) Laravel
4 4 (10.26%) Ember.js
4 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.26%) li3
4 4 (10.26%) React
5 3 (7.69%) JSON
5 3 (7.69%) XML
6 2 (5.13%) Flash
6 2 (5.13%) OAuth
6 2 (5.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 6 (15.38%) iPhone
1 6 (15.38%) iPad
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) User Experience
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Replication
4 2 (5.13%) Animation
4 2 (5.13%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.56%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (20.51%) Android
4 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
5 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.26%) Ubuntu
7 4 (10.26%) CentOS
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) TDD
3 7 (17.95%) OO
3 7 (17.95%) Incident Management
4 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 4 (10.26%) SDLC
5 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.13%) BDD
7 2 (5.13%) Active Record
7 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.13%) Web Development
7 2 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security
7 2 (5.13%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) C
2 10 (25.64%) Java
3 9 (23.08%) C++
4 7 (17.95%) Python
5 6 (15.38%) Objective-C
5 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.38%) C#
5 6 (15.38%) Apple Swift
5 6 (15.38%) PHP
6 5 (12.82%) Perl
6 5 (12.82%) Ruby
7 2 (5.13%) SQL
8 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (12.82%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 5 (12.82%) Terminal Services
5 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.13%) vSphere
7 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.56%) XenApp
7 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Apple
2 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 15 (38.46%) Citrix
3 14 (35.90%) Cisco
4 13 (33.33%) VMware
5 7 (17.95%) HP
6 6 (15.38%) NetApp
6 6 (15.38%) Zend
7 5 (12.82%) Dell
7 5 (12.82%) LANDesk
8 3 (7.69%) McAfee
8 3 (7.69%) Wyse
9 2 (5.13%) Veeam
9 2 (5.13%) Sophos
9 2 (5.13%) Quark
9 2 (5.13%) Symantec
9 2 (5.13%) Adobe
10 1 (2.56%) Juniper
10 1 (2.56%) Sage
10 1 (2.56%) Meraki
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