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 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 76 74 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.79% 1.17% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £27,375 £31,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.09% -31.52%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £37,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-11.40% +16.40%
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
254 171 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 33.47% 22.71% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 217 160 156
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,250 £55,000
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 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 July 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 3 (75.00%) Apple
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) DNA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (25.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) DNA
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Wyse
3 1 (25.00%) VMware