The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank 233 232 252
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 7 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.18% 0.027%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.40% 0.69% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 2
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,400 £27,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £62,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -2.77%
Operating Systems Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1740 1889 1988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.95% 25.62% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1629 1731
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Mac OS
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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 0 4 £26,000 -10.34%
Lancashire - 2 £15,250 -
Cheshire -1 1 £26,500 -11.66%
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) Windows XP
3 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) Marketing
5 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
6 6 (33.33%) Finance
6 6 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (33.33%) SAN
6 6 (33.33%) Apple
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (33.33%) Change Control
7 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (27.78%) Operations Management
7 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 4 (22.22%) ITIL
8 4 (22.22%) Mitel
8 4 (22.22%) Change Management
8 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (22.22%) Blackberry
8 4 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
8 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
8 4 (22.22%) Android
8 4 (22.22%) iPhone

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (16.67%) CMS
5 2 (11.11%) Apache
5 2 (11.11%) nginx
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 3 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.11%) VLAN
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Marketing
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Operations Manager
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Manager
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Operations Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Service Desk Technician
3 3 (16.67%) Email Designer
3 3 (16.67%) Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Support Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) Flash
2 3 (16.67%) jQuery
2 3 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) XHTML
3 2 (11.11%) Django
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Blackberry
1 4 (22.22%) iPhone
2 3 (16.67%) Social Media
2 3 (16.67%) iPad
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows XP
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Android
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (11.11%) UNIX
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (11.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (33.33%) Change Control
2 5 (27.78%) Operations Management
3 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) SEO
4 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (16.67%) Campaign Management
4 3 (16.67%) Android Development
4 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 3 (16.67%) Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
2 2 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) C++
2 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Apple
3 4 (22.22%) Mitel
4 3 (16.67%) Google
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com