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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 201 195 209
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 26 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.51% 0.89% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 8
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £22,100 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,700 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -17.33%
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
1721 1454 1752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.90% 28.71% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1273 1554
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
Bristol +10 21 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Gloucestershire -4 4 £22,000 -6.38% 3
Dorset - 1 £27,500 -
Mac OS X
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 44 (75.86%) Windows
2 29 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 21 (36.21%) Computer Science
3 21 (36.21%) Web Services
3 21 (36.21%) Photoshop
4 20 (34.48%) OO
4 20 (34.48%) Degree
4 20 (34.48%) TDD
5 19 (32.76%) JSON
5 19 (32.76%) Finance
5 19 (32.76%) Games
5 19 (32.76%) XML
5 19 (32.76%) iOS SDK
6 18 (31.03%) VMware
7 17 (29.31%) RESTful
8 16 (27.59%) iOS Development
8 16 (27.59%) Retail
8 16 (27.59%) Objective-C
9 15 (25.86%) C
9 15 (25.86%) C++
10 13 (22.41%) Memory Management
11 12 (20.69%) Windows 7
11 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (20.69%) MS Office
11 12 (20.69%) DHCP
11 12 (20.69%) Firewall
12 11 (18.97%) Linux
13 10 (17.24%) Android
13 10 (17.24%) LDAP
13 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (15.52%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
5 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (36.21%) Photoshop
2 12 (20.69%) MS Office
3 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) DHCP
1 12 (20.69%) Firewall
2 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.24%) LDAP
3 9 (15.52%) DNS
4 8 (13.79%) iSCSI
4 8 (13.79%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (10.34%) SAN
6 5 (8.62%) Wireless
6 5 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (8.62%) LAN
6 5 (8.62%) VoIP
6 5 (8.62%) WAN
7 3 (5.17%) VLAN
7 3 (5.17%) Internet
8 1 (1.72%) NAS
8 1 (1.72%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.72%) SSL
8 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.45%) Android Studio
3 2 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (1.72%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.72%) Xcode
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
1 19 (32.76%) Games
2 16 (27.59%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) iOS Developer
3 11 (18.97%) IT Support
4 10 (17.24%) Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) Support Analyst
5 8 (13.79%) Support Specialist
5 8 (13.79%) IT Support Specialist
6 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior IT Support
8 4 (6.90%) Android Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Support
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Support Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Desktop Support
10 2 (3.45%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) Web Services
2 19 (32.76%) XML
2 19 (32.76%) JSON
2 19 (32.76%) iOS SDK
3 17 (29.31%) RESTful
4 9 (15.52%) LAMP
5 7 (12.07%) HTML
6 6 (10.34%) CSS
7 5 (8.62%) Software Packaging
8 4 (6.90%) Android SDK
9 3 (5.17%) .NET
10 2 (3.45%) WCF
10 2 (3.45%) WPF
10 2 (3.45%) Silverlight
10 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.45%) REST
11 1 (1.72%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 1 (1.72%) iPhone SDK
11 1 (1.72%) HTML5
11 1 (1.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.52%) Open Source
3 8 (13.79%) Mobile App
4 5 (8.62%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.45%) iPhone
6 2 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.72%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 44 (75.86%) Windows
2 29 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 12 (20.69%) Windows 7
4 11 (18.97%) Linux
5 10 (17.24%) Android
6 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (13.79%) Solaris
7 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (8.62%) Windows 8
8 5 (8.62%) Windows Phone
9 3 (5.17%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.72%) CentOS
11 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) OO
1 20 (34.48%) TDD
2 16 (27.59%) iOS Development
3 13 (22.41%) Memory Management
4 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
5 8 (13.79%) Identity Management
6 7 (12.07%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (12.07%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (10.34%) Android Development
8 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.62%) Asset Management
8 5 (8.62%) Network Design
8 5 (8.62%) Web Development
8 5 (8.62%) Load Balancing
9 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.17%) ITIL
11 2 (3.45%) OOD
11 2 (3.45%) Project Management
11 2 (3.45%) Data Protection
11 2 (3.45%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) Objective-C
2 15 (25.86%) C
2 15 (25.86%) C++
3 9 (15.52%) Bash Shell
3 9 (15.52%) Python
4 7 (12.07%) SQL
5 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.90%) Java
7 3 (5.17%) PHP
8 2 (3.45%) C#
8 2 (3.45%) XAML
9 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.79%) MCSE
3 6 (10.34%) MCP
4 5 (8.62%) CCNA
4 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
2 5 (8.62%) SLA
3 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
3 9 (15.52%) Samba
3 9 (15.52%) NFS
4 8 (13.79%) Xen
4 8 (13.79%) GPFS
5 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.72%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) Bcfg2
2 5 (8.62%) SCCM
3 1 (1.72%) Puppet
3 1 (1.72%) Nagios
3 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) VMware
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.79%) Cisco
3 8 (13.79%) Apple
4 6 (10.34%) Citrix
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle
5 3 (5.17%) Adobe
6 2 (3.45%) Meraki
7 1 (1.72%) Meru Networks
7 1 (1.72%) HP
7 1 (1.72%) ProCurve
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