The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 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 X
Rank 77 72 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% 0.42% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.83% 1.96% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £27,375 £27,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.45% -40.21%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.90%
Mac OS X
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
240 153 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 31.09% 21.37% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 178 141 215
Average salary £41,000 £32,750 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.19% -24.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in Oxford

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Wyse
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Wyse
2 1 (50.00%) VMware