The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 128 136 134
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 16 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.69% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.50% 0.59% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 4
Average salary £42,500 £63,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Mac OS X
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
639 675 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.69% 28.15% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 482 487 600
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 Reading

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in Reading

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 26 (86.67%) Windows
3 21 (70.00%) Python
3 21 (70.00%) Ruby
4 20 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 18 (60.00%) Computer Science
6 17 (56.67%) UNIX
6 17 (56.67%) Java
6 17 (56.67%) Perl
7 16 (53.33%) Degree
8 14 (46.67%) C++
9 13 (43.33%) C
10 9 (30.00%) MySQL
11 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (20.00%) SQL
12 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (16.67%) JSON
14 4 (13.33%) Web Development
14 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
14 4 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
14 4 (13.33%) CakePHP
14 4 (13.33%) jQuery
14 4 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
14 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
14 4 (13.33%) TDD
14 4 (13.33%) BDD
14 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
14 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
14 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (13.33%) REST

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (13.33%) IIS
1 4 (13.33%) Apache
1 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Support Engineer
2 21 (70.00%) Technical Support
2 21 (70.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 21 (70.00%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Storage Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) JSON
2 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (13.33%) CodeIgniter
2 4 (13.33%) CakePHP
2 4 (13.33%) jQuery
2 4 (13.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (13.33%) REST
2 4 (13.33%) Backbone.js
2 4 (13.33%) Ember.js
2 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (13.33%) Express
2 4 (13.33%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (13.33%) Servlets
3 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (6.67%) Resque
3 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (6.67%) Flash
3 2 (6.67%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Linux
2 26 (86.67%) Windows
3 17 (56.67%) UNIX
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) Solaris
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.33%) Android
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Web Development
1 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
1 4 (13.33%) TDD
1 4 (13.33%) BDD
1 4 (13.33%) MVC
2 2 (6.67%) Workflow
3 1 (3.33%) OOD
3 1 (3.33%) OO
3 1 (3.33%) Information Security
3 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (3.33%) Time Management
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Python
1 21 (70.00%) Ruby
2 17 (56.67%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) Perl
3 14 (46.67%) C++
4 13 (43.33%) C
5 6 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (13.33%) Objective-C
6 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 4 (13.33%) PHP
6 4 (13.33%) C#
6 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) RHCE
2 2 (6.67%) CCIE
3 1 (3.33%) GCIH
3 1 (3.33%) GIAC
3 1 (3.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) HP
2 3 (10.00%) Dell
3 2 (6.67%) ION Trading
3 2 (6.67%) Brocade
3 2 (6.67%) Supermicro
3 2 (6.67%) Juniper
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk
4 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.33%) Altiris