The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 159 174 161
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.095% 0.054% 0.092%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.37% 0.22% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £28,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.59% -5.83%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.69%
Mac OS
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
807 907 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.49% 24.66% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 473 557 572
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Mac OS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Mac OS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Mac OS Salary Trend in Scotland

Mac OS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 3 £40,000 -
Mac OS
UK

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 8
3 8 (72.73%) Windows XP
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) Android
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 7 (63.64%) Blackberry
4 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
4 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
4 7 (63.64%) Google Apps
5 6 (54.55%) SCCM
5 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
5 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
5 6 (54.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (54.55%) Avaya
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (54.55%) Altiris
5 6 (54.55%) Publishing
5 6 (54.55%) Mitel
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
7 4 (36.36%) Linux
8 3 (27.27%) Wireless
8 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
8 3 (27.27%) Retail
8 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 3 (27.27%) Digital Media
8 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
1 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
1 6 (54.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
3 2 (18.18%) SNMP
3 2 (18.18%) DLNA
3 2 (18.18%) ICMP
3 2 (18.18%) Wireshark
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) WLAN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Mocha
1 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (54.55%) Publishing
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Desktop Support
2 5 (45.45%) Support Team Leader
2 5 (45.45%) Team Leader
3 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 4 (36.36%) Desktop Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Network Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Blackberry
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Media
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 8
3 8 (72.73%) Windows XP
3 8 (72.73%) Android
4 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (36.36%) Linux
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
8 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
9 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (18.18%) BDD
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Tcl
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) Iperf
2 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
3 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Avaya
3 6 (54.55%) Mitel
3 6 (54.55%) Altiris
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Atlassian
5 1 (9.09%) Google
5 1 (9.09%) Sun
5 1 (9.09%) HP