The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank - 59 70
Permanent jobs citing Apple 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.23% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.72% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.88%
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +3.17%
Apple
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
192 188 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 39.43% 33.16% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 157 150 265
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Apple
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Apple Salary Trend in Somerset

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 10 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 7 (58.33%) iOS Development
2 7 (58.33%) Android
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) iPad
4 5 (41.67%) Xcode
5 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
6 3 (25.00%) SAP Business One
6 3 (25.00%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
6 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X Server
6 3 (25.00%) ProCurve
6 3 (25.00%) Infor
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) NEC
6 3 (25.00%) Streaming Video
6 3 (25.00%) Mitel
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) LDAP
6 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) FTP
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) SAP
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (25.00%) SAN

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) LDAP
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) FTP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
1 3 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Xcode
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) iOS Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) iPad
2 3 (25.00%) Streaming Video
2 3 (25.00%) iPhone
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 7 (58.33%) Android
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X Server
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) iOS Development
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (25.00%) ProCurve
1 3 (25.00%) Infor
1 3 (25.00%) NEC
1 3 (25.00%) Mitel
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
1 3 (25.00%) HP
1 3 (25.00%) Kerio
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe