The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 224 196 207
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +11
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 14 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.88% 1.37% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 13
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1597 1383 1629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.36% 27.16% 31.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1193 1389
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in the South West

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the South West region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Mac OS X Salary Histogram in the South West

Mac OS X
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Gloucestershire -7 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Devon -1 4 - - 2
Bristol -8 4 £30,250 -6.92% 2
Somerset +1 1 £29,000 -3.33%
Mac OS X
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 54 (96.43%) Windows
2 31 (55.36%) HTML
3 30 (53.57%) Linux
4 27 (48.21%) MySQL
5 26 (46.43%) Git (software)
6 25 (44.64%) CSS
7 24 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 24 (42.86%) PHP
8 21 (37.50%) MVC
8 21 (37.50%) jQuery
8 21 (37.50%) Umbraco
9 19 (33.93%) Active Directory
10 18 (32.14%) Apache
10 18 (32.14%) Drupal
10 18 (32.14%) ExpressionEngine
11 17 (30.36%) Apple iOS
12 16 (28.57%) Firewall
13 15 (26.79%) Android
14 13 (23.21%) MS Office
15 12 (21.43%) C++
15 12 (21.43%) Apple
15 12 (21.43%) Objective-C
16 11 (19.64%) Semantic Web
16 11 (19.64%) Progressive Enhancement
17 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (17.86%) VMware
17 10 (17.86%) CMS
17 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
17 10 (17.86%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 21 (37.50%) Umbraco
2 18 (32.14%) ExpressionEngine
2 18 (32.14%) Apache
2 18 (32.14%) Drupal
3 10 (17.86%) CMS
4 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.14%) WordPress
5 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) MS Office
2 6 (10.71%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) Firewall
2 9 (16.07%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 8 (14.29%) tcpdump
4 6 (10.71%) DHCP
5 5 (8.93%) LAN
5 5 (8.93%) WAN
6 4 (7.14%) VoIP
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (5.36%) Network Security
8 2 (3.57%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (3.57%) LDAP
8 2 (3.57%) FTP
8 2 (3.57%) VPN
8 2 (3.57%) DNS
8 2 (3.57%) SAN
8 2 (3.57%) Internet
9 1 (1.79%) MPLS
9 1 (1.79%) ISDN
9 1 (1.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) MySQL
2 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (14.29%) CouchDB
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (46.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.36%) Android Studio
2 3 (5.36%) JUnit
2 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Games
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (48.21%) Developer
2 19 (33.93%) Web Developer
3 18 (32.14%) PHP Developer
3 18 (32.14%) PHP Web Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Administrator
5 8 (14.29%) Server Administrator
5 8 (14.29%) IT Administrator
6 7 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 7 (12.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 5 (8.93%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.14%) Server Support
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) PC Support
8 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Android Developer
9 3 (5.36%) iOS Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (55.36%) HTML
2 25 (44.64%) CSS
3 21 (37.50%) jQuery
4 8 (14.29%) Web Services
5 7 (12.50%) LAMP
5 7 (12.50%) HTML5
6 4 (7.14%) RESTful
7 3 (5.36%) iOS SDK
7 3 (5.36%) CSS3
7 3 (5.36%) HTML5 Canvas
7 3 (5.36%) Android SDK
7 3 (5.36%) JSON
7 3 (5.36%) XML
7 3 (5.36%) SVG
8 1 (1.79%) Software Packaging
8 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Semantic Web
2 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 6 (10.71%) Blackberry
4 5 (8.93%) iPad
5 4 (7.14%) iPhone
5 4 (7.14%) Statistics
5 4 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.36%) User Experience
7 2 (3.57%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.79%) Open Source
8 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (96.43%) Windows
2 30 (53.57%) Linux
3 17 (30.36%) Apple iOS
4 15 (26.79%) Android
5 8 (14.29%) CentOS
5 8 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (8.93%) Windows Phone
8 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (5.36%) Mac OS X Server
9 3 (5.36%) UNIX
9 3 (5.36%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) MVC
2 11 (19.64%) Progressive Enhancement
3 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 7 (12.50%) OOP
5 7 (12.50%) CRM
5 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.50%) TDD
6 6 (10.71%) Web Development
6 6 (10.71%) OO
7 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (7.14%) Network Design
7 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.36%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (5.36%) Memory Management
8 3 (5.36%) Android Development
8 3 (5.36%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 24 (42.86%) PHP
2 12 (21.43%) C++
2 12 (21.43%) Objective-C
3 10 (17.86%) SQL
4 9 (16.07%) Python
5 8 (14.29%) Lua
5 8 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 7 (12.50%) PHP5
7 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.14%) Java
7 4 (7.14%) C
8 1 (1.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) RHCSA
2 4 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) VCP4
3 1 (1.79%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) CCNA
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (33.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.93%) Docker
3 2 (3.57%) Kerio MailServer
4 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Puppet
1 8 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.14%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Apple
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) VMware
3 8 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.14%) Citrix
4 4 (7.14%) Cisco
5 3 (5.36%) Adobe
5 3 (5.36%) EPiServer
6 2 (3.57%) ProCurve
6 2 (3.57%) Infor
6 2 (3.57%) Kerio
6 2 (3.57%) Mitel
6 2 (3.57%) SonicWALL
6 2 (3.57%) NEC
6 2 (3.57%) HP
6 2 (3.57%) SAP
7 1 (1.79%) Symantec
7 1 (1.79%) Meraki
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