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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 194 201 210
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 47 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 0.36% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.83% 1.23% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 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 £18,900 £27,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £46,950 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
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
1660 1539 1635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 26.13% 28.89% 29.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1350 1422
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
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 24 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 24 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 +18 25 £27,500 -10.56% 2
Gloucestershire -5 10 £22,000 -34.81%
Devon - 4 - -
Somerset -9 3 £45,000 -5.51% 1
Wiltshire -6 2 £30,750 -36.92%
Mac OS X
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 59 (96.72%) Windows
2 25 (40.98%) Apple iOS
3 22 (36.07%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (34.43%) HTML
5 20 (32.79%) CSS
5 20 (32.79%) Linux
5 20 (32.79%) Git (software)
6 19 (31.15%) Android
6 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
7 16 (26.23%) DHCP
8 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
8 15 (24.59%) Web Services
8 15 (24.59%) MySQL
9 14 (22.95%) Windows 7
10 13 (21.31%) jQuery
10 13 (21.31%) Umbraco
10 13 (21.31%) PHP
10 13 (21.31%) SQL
10 13 (21.31%) Apple
10 13 (21.31%) Firewall
11 12 (19.67%) MVC
11 12 (19.67%) QA
11 12 (19.67%) Photoshop
11 12 (19.67%) MS Office
12 11 (18.03%) OO
12 11 (18.03%) Apache
12 11 (18.03%) DNS
12 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (18.03%) TDD
12 11 (18.03%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 13 (21.31%) Umbraco
2 11 (18.03%) Apache
3 10 (16.39%) ExpressionEngine
3 10 (16.39%) Drupal
4 6 (9.84%) CMS
5 5 (8.20%) MS Exchange
5 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.92%) WordPress
7 1 (1.64%) Lync
7 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Photoshop
1 12 (19.67%) MS Office
2 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.23%) DHCP
2 13 (21.31%) Firewall
3 11 (18.03%) DNS
4 8 (13.11%) LAN
4 8 (13.11%) WAN
5 7 (11.48%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
7 5 (8.20%) VoIP
8 4 (6.56%) LDAP
8 4 (6.56%) SAN
8 4 (6.56%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (6.56%) Wireshark
8 4 (6.56%) tcpdump
9 3 (4.92%) OpenLDAP
9 3 (4.92%) Internet
9 3 (4.92%) FTP
10 2 (3.28%) VLAN
11 1 (1.64%) Wireless
11 1 (1.64%) SSL
11 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) MySQL
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.56%) CouchDB
3 4 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.20%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.92%) Android Studio
3 3 (4.92%) JUnit
4 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
1 9 (14.75%) Games
2 7 (11.48%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Developer
2 11 (18.03%) Analyst
2 11 (18.03%) Web Developer
2 11 (18.03%) Support Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) PHP Web Developer
3 10 (16.39%) PHP Developer
4 8 (13.11%) PC Support
4 8 (13.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (11.48%) Desktop Support
5 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Administrator
7 5 (8.20%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) iOS Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Android Developer
8 4 (6.56%) PC Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (34.43%) HTML
2 20 (32.79%) CSS
3 15 (24.59%) Web Services
4 13 (21.31%) jQuery
5 9 (14.75%) XML
5 9 (14.75%) JSON
6 8 (13.11%) iOS SDK
7 7 (11.48%) RESTful
8 5 (8.20%) Android SDK
8 5 (8.20%) Software Packaging
8 5 (8.20%) LAMP
9 4 (6.56%) HTML5
10 3 (4.92%) .NET
11 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.28%) SVG
11 2 (3.28%) WCF
11 2 (3.28%) WPF
11 2 (3.28%) Silverlight
11 2 (3.28%) REST
11 2 (3.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.07%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.75%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.11%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
5 6 (9.84%) Semantic Web
6 5 (8.20%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (8.20%) Blackberry
7 4 (6.56%) Statistics
7 4 (6.56%) Mathematics
8 3 (4.92%) Streaming Video
9 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
9 2 (3.28%) iPhone
9 2 (3.28%) iPad
9 2 (3.28%) User Experience
9 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
9 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 59 (96.72%) Windows
2 25 (40.98%) Apple iOS
3 20 (32.79%) Linux
4 19 (31.15%) Android
5 14 (22.95%) Windows 7
6 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (11.48%) Windows Phone
8 5 (8.20%) CentOS
8 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (8.20%) Windows XP
9 4 (6.56%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.56%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (4.92%) Mac OS X Server
11 2 (3.28%) UNIX
12 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) MVC
2 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.03%) TDD
2 11 (18.03%) OO
3 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (13.11%) Web Development
3 8 (13.11%) Data Protection
3 8 (13.11%) Mobile Application Development
4 7 (11.48%) Android Development
4 7 (11.48%) Load Balancing
4 7 (11.48%) Network Design
5 6 (9.84%) Progressive Enhancement
6 5 (8.20%) iOS Development
6 5 (8.20%) Business Analysis
6 5 (8.20%) Asset Management
6 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.20%) Project Management
7 4 (6.56%) CRM
7 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
2 13 (21.31%) PHP
2 13 (21.31%) SQL
3 9 (14.75%) C++
3 9 (14.75%) Objective-C
4 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
4 5 (8.20%) Java
4 5 (8.20%) C
4 5 (8.20%) Python
5 4 (6.56%) Lua
5 4 (6.56%) PHP5
6 2 (3.28%) XAML
6 2 (3.28%) C#
7 1 (1.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) MCSE
2 6 (9.84%) CCNA
2 6 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) QA
2 5 (8.20%) SLA
3 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.56%) Docker
3 3 (4.92%) Kerio MailServer
4 1 (1.64%) Samba
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) SCCM
1 5 (8.20%) Puppet
1 5 (8.20%) Casper Suite
2 4 (6.56%) Nagios
2 4 (6.56%) Vagrant
2 4 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Apple
2 11 (18.03%) VMware
3 10 (16.39%) Cisco
4 7 (11.48%) Adobe
4 7 (11.48%) Citrix
5 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.92%) NEC
7 3 (4.92%) HP
7 3 (4.92%) Mitel
7 3 (4.92%) SonicWALL
7 3 (4.92%) ProCurve
7 3 (4.92%) Infor
7 3 (4.92%) Kerio
7 3 (4.92%) SAP
8 2 (3.28%) Meraki
8 2 (3.28%) EPiServer
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