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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 189 203 208
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 42 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.55% 0.94% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 36 13 8
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,075 £32,500
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
1650 1489 1742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.21% 29.11% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1401 1299 1520
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £48,750
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +15 23 £27,500 +10.00%
Gloucestershire -4 10 £22,000 -32.30%
Wiltshire -5 2 £30,750 -36.92%
Somerset -9 2 £45,000 -5.51% 1
Devon - 1 - - 1
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 1 October 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 53 (88.33%) Windows
2 25 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 25 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (28.33%) Web Services
4 16 (26.67%) Linux
5 15 (25.00%) Photoshop
5 15 (25.00%) Apple
6 14 (23.33%) DHCP
6 14 (23.33%) OO
6 14 (23.33%) VMware
6 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (23.33%) TDD
6 14 (23.33%) Windows 7
7 13 (21.67%) JSON
7 13 (21.67%) Computer Science
7 13 (21.67%) Android
7 13 (21.67%) XML
7 13 (21.67%) MS Office
7 13 (21.67%) HTML
7 13 (21.67%) CSS
8 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 12 (20.00%) Games
8 12 (20.00%) Finance
8 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 12 (20.00%) iOS SDK
9 11 (18.33%) RESTful
9 11 (18.33%) Degree
9 11 (18.33%) Firewall
9 11 (18.33%) SQL
9 11 (18.33%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 8 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.67%) Apache
2 7 (11.67%) Umbraco
3 6 (10.00%) ExpressionEngine
3 6 (10.00%) Drupal
4 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.67%) CMS
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) WordPress
5 1 (1.67%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 13 (21.67%) MS Office
3 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) DHCP
2 11 (18.33%) Firewall
3 10 (16.67%) DNS
4 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (11.67%) LDAP
5 7 (11.67%) LAN
5 7 (11.67%) WAN
6 6 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (8.33%) Internet
7 5 (8.33%) SAN
7 5 (8.33%) VoIP
8 4 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (6.67%) iSCSI
8 4 (6.67%) Wireless
9 2 (3.33%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (3.33%) FTP
9 2 (3.33%) VLAN
10 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.67%) VPN
10 1 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) MySQL
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.67%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.33%) Android Studio
3 2 (3.33%) JUnit
4 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 12 (20.00%) Games
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Support Analyst
3 9 (15.00%) iOS Developer
4 8 (13.33%) PC Support
5 7 (11.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (11.67%) Desktop Support
6 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 6 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) PC Support Technician
8 4 (6.67%) Android Developer
8 4 (6.67%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) Web Services
2 13 (21.67%) JSON
2 13 (21.67%) XML
2 13 (21.67%) HTML
2 13 (21.67%) CSS
3 12 (20.00%) iOS SDK
4 11 (18.33%) RESTful
5 7 (11.67%) jQuery
6 6 (10.00%) LAMP
7 5 (8.33%) Software Packaging
8 4 (6.67%) Android SDK
9 3 (5.00%) .NET
10 2 (3.33%) REST
10 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.33%) WCF
10 2 (3.33%) WPF
10 2 (3.33%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (21.67%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (8.33%) Semantic Web
5 4 (6.67%) Open Source
6 3 (5.00%) Blackberry
7 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
7 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.33%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.67%) Statistics
8 1 (1.67%) iPhone
8 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 53 (88.33%) Windows
2 25 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 16 (26.67%) Linux
4 14 (23.33%) Windows 7
5 13 (21.67%) Android
6 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (8.33%) Windows Phone
9 4 (6.67%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.67%) Windows XP
9 4 (6.67%) Solaris
10 3 (5.00%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (3.33%) Mac OS X Server
11 2 (3.33%) CentOS
11 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) OO
1 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (23.33%) TDD
2 9 (15.00%) iOS Development
3 8 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (11.67%) Memory Management
4 7 (11.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (10.00%) Android Development
5 6 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.00%) MVC
5 6 (10.00%) Network Design
6 5 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 5 (8.33%) Web Development
6 5 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
7 4 (6.67%) Project Management
7 4 (6.67%) Identity Management
7 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (18.33%) SQL
3 10 (16.67%) C++
3 10 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 9 (15.00%) PHP
4 9 (15.00%) C
5 6 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.00%) Python
6 4 (6.67%) Java
7 2 (3.33%) C#
7 2 (3.33%) XAML
8 1 (1.67%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) PHP5
8 1 (1.67%) Lua
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
2 6 (10.00%) CCNA
2 6 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.00%) MCSE
3 3 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) QA
2 5 (8.33%) SLA
3 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.33%) Samba
3 5 (8.33%) NFS
4 4 (6.67%) GPFS
4 4 (6.67%) Xen
5 2 (3.33%) Kerio MailServer
6 1 (1.67%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) SCCM
1 5 (8.33%) Casper Suite
2 4 (6.67%) Bcfg2
3 3 (5.00%) Nagios
4 2 (3.33%) Puppet
5 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Apple
2 14 (23.33%) VMware
3 9 (15.00%) Cisco
4 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.67%) Adobe
5 6 (10.00%) Citrix
6 2 (3.33%) Meraki
6 2 (3.33%) SonicWALL
6 2 (3.33%) ProCurve
6 2 (3.33%) Infor
6 2 (3.33%) Kerio
6 2 (3.33%) HP
6 2 (3.33%) SAP
6 2 (3.33%) NEC
6 2 (3.33%) Mitel
7 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
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