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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 244 237 269
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +32
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.058% 0.076% 0.038%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £25,500 £25,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.99% -36.87%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
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
1827 1687 1952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.51% 25.56% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1601 1459 1726
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
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 26 January 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 -14 4 £25,500 +0.99%
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
3 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) Mitel
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
3 4 (36.36%) iPhone
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (18.18%) Android
5 2 (18.18%) BBC
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) nginx
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Service Desk Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Email Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) Flash
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) iPhone
1 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) BBC
3 1 (9.09%) CCTV
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Android
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
1 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) Campaign Management
3 1 (9.09%) Android Development
3 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
3 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Mitel
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Google