The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS 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 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 140 138 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.090% 0.17% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.33% 0.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-19.11% +4.61%
Mac OS
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
611 725 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.56% 30.28% 30.12%
Number of salaries quoted 471 512 580
Average salary £38,000 £38,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.93% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Mac OS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Mac OS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Mac OS Salary Trend in Reading

Mac OS
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Mac OS Salary Histogram in Reading

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Mac OS 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.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) SWT
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) Draytek
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X Server
3 1 (33.33%) TestComplete
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) iPad

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Mac OS 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) TestComplete
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Mac Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
2 1 (33.33%) Draytek
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle