The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 134 119 122
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Apple 7 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.76% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 1.35% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 11
Average salary £27,500 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Apple
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1179 1255 1095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 50.13% 56.05% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 817 916 864
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Apple
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the Reading region.

Apple Salary Trend in Reading

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Apple 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 Apple.

1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) SCCM
3 6 (40.00%) MS Office
3 6 (40.00%) Lotus Domino
3 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Internet
4 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
5 3 (20.00%) iOS SDK
5 3 (20.00%) Office 365
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) HTML5
5 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) Android
5 3 (20.00%) iPhone
5 3 (20.00%) MCITP
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Cocoa
5 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Workstation

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Apple 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 Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (6.67%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Team Lead
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Graphic Designer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) Cocoa
1 3 (20.00%) HTML5
1 3 (20.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) iPhone
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Android
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) A+ Certification
1 3 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (20.00%) MCITP
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCDST
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Quark
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe
4 1 (6.67%) MobileIron