The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 363 392 322
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -70
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 79 59 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.27% 0.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.21% 0.98% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 64 49 131
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £21,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Mac OS X
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6534 6042 6969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.90% 27.90% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5345 5054 6186
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in the South East

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Mac OS X Salary Histogram in the South East

Mac OS X
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Kent +17 22 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Berkshire -1 20 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Hampshire - 14 £19,750 - 2
Surrey -11 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Sussex -4 6 £27,500 +5.76%
East Sussex -7 5 £40,000 +39.13%
Oxfordshire +8 3 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +2 2 - -
Mac OS X
England

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 163 (83.16%) Windows
2 94 (47.96%) Linux
3 89 (45.41%) Microsoft
4 64 (32.65%) Apple
5 53 (27.04%) UNIX
6 51 (26.02%) Windows 7
7 48 (24.49%) MS Office
7 48 (24.49%) Firewall
8 45 (22.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 43 (21.94%) MCSE
9 43 (21.94%) MS Exchange
10 42 (21.43%) Blackberry
10 42 (21.43%) Avaya
10 42 (21.43%) MySQL
11 41 (20.92%) Web Services
12 40 (20.41%) Degree
12 40 (20.41%) Cisco
13 38 (19.39%) SQL
13 38 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
13 38 (19.39%) CCNA
14 37 (18.88%) Java
15 36 (18.37%) Problem Management
16 35 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 34 (17.35%) MCITP
17 34 (17.35%) Windows 2000 Server
18 33 (16.84%) VMware
19 32 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2000
20 31 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (15.82%) Python
20 31 (15.82%) Ruby

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 43 (21.94%) MS Exchange
2 35 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 32 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2000
4 20 (10.20%) Node.js
5 19 (9.69%) OpenStack
6 7 (3.57%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.02%) JBoss
8 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.02%) Lync
9 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 48 (24.49%) MS Office
2 27 (13.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.10%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) GitHub
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.51%) SaaS
2 1 (0.51%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (24.49%) Firewall
2 20 (10.20%) TCP/IP
3 18 (9.18%) VoIP
4 14 (7.14%) DNS
5 11 (5.61%) DHCP
5 11 (5.61%) Internet
6 10 (5.10%) VPN
7 7 (3.57%) HTTP
8 6 (3.06%) SAN
8 6 (3.06%) OpenLDAP
9 5 (2.55%) LAN
10 4 (2.04%) WLAN
10 4 (2.04%) Asterisk PBX
10 4 (2.04%) Wireless
10 4 (2.04%) IP Telephony
10 4 (2.04%) VLAN
11 3 (1.53%) WAN
11 3 (1.53%) Intranet
12 2 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (21.43%) MySQL
2 15 (7.65%) RDBMS
2 15 (7.65%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (7.65%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (13.27%) QuickTest Pro
1 26 (13.27%) JMeter
1 26 (13.27%) Selenium
1 26 (13.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 18 (9.18%) Ant
3 12 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.08%) Xcode
5 7 (3.57%) JUnit
6 4 (2.04%) WebObjects
6 4 (2.04%) Subversion
7 3 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.51%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (0.51%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.51%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.51%) JIRA
8 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (5.10%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (2.04%) Finance
3 3 (1.53%) Games
3 3 (1.53%) Retail
4 2 (1.02%) Advertising
4 2 (1.02%) Publishing
4 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.51%) Front Office
5 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.51%) Legal
5 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (17.35%) Support Engineer
2 28 (14.29%) Developer
3 27 (13.78%) Tester
4 24 (12.24%) Consultant
4 24 (12.24%) Software Tester
5 22 (11.22%) Administrator
6 21 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
7 19 (9.69%) Technical Consultant
7 19 (9.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 19 (9.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 19 (9.69%) Linux Administrator
8 18 (9.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 17 (8.67%) Analyst
10 16 (8.16%) Senior Tester
10 16 (8.16%) IT Support
11 14 (7.14%) Senior Software Tester
12 11 (5.61%) Technical Support
13 10 (5.10%) Technical Support Engineer
13 10 (5.10%) Technical Engineer
14 9 (4.59%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.92%) Web Services
2 26 (13.27%) J2EE
3 16 (8.16%) HTML
4 15 (7.65%) CSS
5 11 (5.61%) JSON
6 10 (5.10%) HTML5
7 9 (4.59%) Cocoa
8 8 (4.08%) RESTful
9 7 (3.57%) iOS SDK
9 7 (3.57%) Backbone.js
9 7 (3.57%) Cocoa Touch
9 7 (3.57%) UIKit
10 6 (3.06%) ExpressJS
10 6 (3.06%) SOAP
11 5 (2.55%) jQuery
12 4 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (2.04%) AngularJS
13 3 (1.53%) REST
13 3 (1.53%) CSS3
13 3 (1.53%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 26 (13.27%) Life Science
3 20 (10.20%) Mathematics
4 19 (9.69%) Visualisation
5 17 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (8.16%) Computer Science
7 13 (6.63%) Open Source
8 12 (6.12%) iPad
9 11 (5.61%) iPhone
9 11 (5.61%) Chemistry
10 10 (5.10%) Biology
10 10 (5.10%) Biotechnology
11 7 (3.57%) AS400
12 5 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (2.04%) Social Media
14 3 (1.53%) Client/Server
14 3 (1.53%) Statistics
15 2 (1.02%) Mobile Games
15 2 (1.02%) Device Driver
15 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 163 (83.16%) Windows
2 94 (47.96%) Linux
3 53 (27.04%) UNIX
4 51 (26.02%) Windows 7
5 34 (17.35%) Windows 2000 Server
6 29 (14.80%) Solaris
6 29 (14.80%) Windows 8
7 23 (11.73%) Ubuntu
8 22 (11.22%) Apple iOS
9 18 (9.18%) Windows XP
10 12 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (5.10%) Android
12 9 (4.59%) Mac OS
12 9 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (2.55%) Windows Vista
14 5 (2.55%) Mac OS X Server
15 3 (1.53%) Debian
16 2 (1.02%) OpenBSD
16 2 (1.02%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.37%) Problem Management
2 26 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (11.73%) Software Engineering
4 19 (9.69%) Configuration Management
5 16 (8.16%) Test Management
5 16 (8.16%) Test Scripting
6 14 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 13 (6.63%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (6.63%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (6.63%) Workflow
8 12 (6.12%) ITIL
9 10 (5.10%) Bioinformatics
10 9 (4.59%) TDD
10 9 (4.59%) Scrum
11 8 (4.08%) OO
11 8 (4.08%) iOS Development
12 6 (3.06%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (3.06%) BDD
12 6 (3.06%) Analytics
13 5 (2.55%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (19.39%) SQL
2 37 (18.88%) Java
3 31 (15.82%) Python
3 31 (15.82%) Ruby
4 26 (13.27%) PL/SQL
5 25 (12.76%) Perl
6 23 (11.73%) Shell Script
7 21 (10.71%) C
8 20 (10.20%) C++
9 15 (7.65%) Bash Shell
10 14 (7.14%) Objective-C
11 13 (6.63%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.02%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.02%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.02%) VBScript
12 2 (1.02%) R
12 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.51%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.51%) C-shell
13 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (22.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (21.94%) MCSE
3 40 (20.41%) Degree
4 38 (19.39%) CCNA
4 38 (19.39%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (17.35%) MCITP
6 26 (13.27%) ISEB
7 16 (8.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (5.10%) PhD
9 6 (3.06%) MCP
10 5 (2.55%) MCSA
11 4 (2.04%) CCNP
12 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.02%) MOS
13 1 (0.51%) MCDST
13 1 (0.51%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.51%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.10%) GLP
2 5 (2.55%) SLA
3 3 (1.53%) QA
4 2 (1.02%) COBIT
5 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (15.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 19 (9.69%) KVM
4 13 (6.63%) LXC
5 9 (4.59%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (3.57%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.06%) NFS
8 4 (2.04%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.53%) Samba
10 2 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (5.61%) SCCM
2 10 (5.10%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (4.08%) NetBackup
4 6 (3.06%) Puppet
4 6 (3.06%) Ansible
Vendors
1 89 (45.41%) Microsoft
2 64 (32.65%) Apple
3 42 (21.43%) Avaya
4 40 (20.41%) Cisco
5 33 (16.84%) VMware
6 28 (14.29%) Oracle
7 15 (7.65%) Citrix
8 8 (4.08%) Symantec
9 5 (2.55%) AppDynamics
10 4 (2.04%) AirMagnet
11 2 (1.02%) Wyse
11 2 (1.02%) Sage
11 2 (1.02%) Google
11 2 (1.02%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.02%) Polycom
11 2 (1.02%) Sybase
11 2 (1.02%) HP
12 1 (0.51%) Lotus
12 1 (0.51%) Tandberg
12 1 (0.51%) Eloqua
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