The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS 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 over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 241 262 231
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 15 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.041% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.93% 0.17% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 7
Average salary £23,168 £18,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.71% -64.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £10,400 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £24,800 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,750 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-14.61% +4.83%
Mac OS
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
1608 1733 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.70% 23.57% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1408 1518
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 £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Mac OS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mac OS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Mac OS Salary Trend in the North West

Mac OS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Mac OS Salary Histogram in the North West

Mac OS
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 - 6 £47,500 -
Merseyside - 5 £23,168 -
Cheshire -2 4 £22,500 -15.09% 1
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Mac OS 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.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) SAN
3 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
3 9 (39.13%) Degree
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) OOP
4 6 (26.09%) OO
4 6 (26.09%) AIX
4 6 (26.09%) Java
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 6 (26.09%) Web Services
4 6 (26.09%) XML
4 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
4 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
4 6 (26.09%) SDLC
5 5 (21.74%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) RESTful
5 5 (21.74%) CSS3
5 5 (21.74%) Sass
5 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
5 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
5 5 (21.74%) CSS
5 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
5 5 (21.74%) WSDL
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Java EE
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Mac OS 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.70%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
1 9 (39.13%) Support Analyst
1 9 (39.13%) Linux Support
2 6 (26.09%) Team Leader
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (4.35%) Desktop Technician
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
7 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Technician
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
1 6 (26.09%) XML
2 5 (21.74%) RESTful
2 5 (21.74%) CSS3
2 5 (21.74%) Sass
2 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
2 5 (21.74%) CSS
2 5 (21.74%) WSDL
2 5 (21.74%) Java EE
3 4 (17.39%) JSON
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) Linux
3 6 (26.09%) AIX
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (26.09%) TDD
1 6 (26.09%) OOP
1 6 (26.09%) OO
1 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
1 6 (26.09%) SDLC
2 5 (21.74%) BDD
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
2 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) Coaching
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
1 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) C++
2 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) MCITP
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) LANDesk
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) Mitel
4 1 (4.35%) Altiris