The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Reading region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 133 122 139
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing Apple 6 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% 0.80% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 1.33% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 3
Average salary £26,750 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -7.69%
Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1330 1278 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 53.29% 59.86% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 942 990 1044
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Apple
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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 18 April 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (50.00%) IBM Notes
3 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (50.00%) Citrix
3 10 (50.00%) Lotus
4 9 (45.00%) DHCP
4 9 (45.00%) MS Office
5 8 (40.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
6 4 (20.00%) MobileIron
7 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (15.00%) Project Management
7 3 (15.00%) Internet
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.00%) Finance
8 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
8 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (10.00%) SCCM
8 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (5.00%) Android
9 1 (5.00%) iPhone
9 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
9 1 (5.00%) LTE
9 1 (5.00%) 3G
9 1 (5.00%) UMTS

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (45.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) Internet
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) LTE
4 1 (5.00%) 3G
4 1 (5.00%) UMTS
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Desktop Support
3 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 4 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (10.00%) Field Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (10.00%) Desktop Team Leader
6 2 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) IT Support Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 1 (5.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Citrix
1 10 (50.00%) Lotus
2 4 (20.00%) MobileIron
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft