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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 131 144 124
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.042% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.05% 0.14% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
664 716 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.04% 30.22% 28.46%
Number of salaries quoted 453 559 468
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,950 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 15 (100.00%) UNIX
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Python
2 13 (86.67%) Ruby
2 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 13 (86.67%) C
2 13 (86.67%) C++
2 13 (86.67%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) Perl
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) AIX
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (13.33%) COBIT
4 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.67%) PKI

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Technical Support Engineer
1 13 (86.67%) Technical Engineer
1 13 (86.67%) Technical Support
1 13 (86.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) UNIX
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) AIX
2 2 (13.33%) Solaris
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Python
1 13 (86.67%) Ruby
1 13 (86.67%) C
1 13 (86.67%) C++
1 13 (86.67%) Java
1 13 (86.67%) Perl
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix