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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 215 204 231
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +27
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 21 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.37% 0.089%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.34% 1.33% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 4
Average salary £31,500 £32,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.56% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £20,650 £19,450
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £29,550
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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1568 1509 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.96% 28.03% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1285 1517
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Bristol +7 16 £31,500 +9.56% 1
Devon +5 4 - -
Mac OS X
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 65 (97.01%) Windows
2 31 (46.27%) HTML
3 30 (44.78%) Linux
3 30 (44.78%) Git (software)
4 29 (43.28%) CSS
5 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
5 28 (41.79%) Apple iOS
6 26 (38.81%) MySQL
7 22 (32.84%) Android
8 21 (31.34%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (31.34%) MVC
8 21 (31.34%) jQuery
8 21 (31.34%) Umbraco
9 19 (28.36%) PHP
10 18 (26.87%) Apache
10 18 (26.87%) Drupal
10 18 (26.87%) ExpressionEngine
11 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
12 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (22.39%) Firewall
13 15 (22.39%) Web Services
14 14 (20.90%) MS Office
14 14 (20.90%) QA
15 13 (19.40%) TDD
15 13 (19.40%) Objective-C
15 13 (19.40%) C++
16 12 (17.91%) Photoshop
16 12 (17.91%) OO
16 12 (17.91%) Apple
16 12 (17.91%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (31.34%) Umbraco
2 18 (26.87%) Apache
2 18 (26.87%) Drupal
2 18 (26.87%) ExpressionEngine
3 10 (14.93%) CMS
4 4 (5.97%) WordPress
5 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.49%) Lync
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (20.90%) MS Office
2 12 (17.91%) Photoshop
3 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) Firewall
2 11 (16.42%) DHCP
3 9 (13.43%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (11.94%) LAN
4 8 (11.94%) WAN
4 8 (11.94%) Wireshark
4 8 (11.94%) tcpdump
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (5.97%) DNS
7 3 (4.48%) Internet
7 3 (4.48%) SAN
7 3 (4.48%) FTP
7 3 (4.48%) LDAP
7 3 (4.48%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (2.99%) VoIP
8 2 (2.99%) VPN
9 1 (1.49%) VLAN
9 1 (1.49%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.49%) MPLS
9 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.81%) MySQL
2 8 (11.94%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (11.94%) CouchDB
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (44.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.46%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.46%) JUnit
2 5 (7.46%) Android Studio
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
1 9 (13.43%) Games
1 9 (13.43%) Retail
2 7 (10.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (49.25%) Developer
2 19 (28.36%) Web Developer
3 18 (26.87%) PHP Web Developer
3 18 (26.87%) PHP Developer
4 8 (11.94%) PC Support
4 8 (11.94%) IT Administrator
4 8 (11.94%) Administrator
4 8 (11.94%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Server Administrator
5 7 (10.45%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 7 (10.45%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Desktop Support
5 7 (10.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (10.45%) Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Android Developer
7 5 (7.46%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.27%) HTML
2 29 (43.28%) CSS
3 21 (31.34%) jQuery
4 15 (22.39%) Web Services
5 8 (11.94%) RESTful
6 7 (10.45%) HTML5
6 7 (10.45%) iOS SDK
6 7 (10.45%) JSON
6 7 (10.45%) LAMP
6 7 (10.45%) XML
7 5 (7.46%) Android SDK
8 3 (4.48%) SVG
8 3 (4.48%) HTML5 Canvas
8 3 (4.48%) CSS3
9 2 (2.99%) .NET
9 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.99%) Software Packaging
9 2 (2.99%) WCF
9 2 (2.99%) WPF
9 2 (2.99%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.34%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.91%) Mobile App
3 11 (16.42%) Semantic Web
4 8 (11.94%) Blackberry
4 8 (11.94%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
6 5 (7.46%) iPad
7 4 (5.97%) iPhone
7 4 (5.97%) Statistics
7 4 (5.97%) Mathematics
8 3 (4.48%) Streaming Video
8 3 (4.48%) User Experience
9 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
9 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.49%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 65 (97.01%) Windows
2 30 (44.78%) Linux
3 28 (41.79%) Apple iOS
4 22 (32.84%) Android
5 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (13.43%) Windows Phone
6 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
7 8 (11.94%) CentOS
7 8 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (8.96%) Windows XP
10 5 (7.46%) Windows Phone 8
11 4 (5.97%) Windows 8
12 3 (4.48%) UNIX
12 3 (4.48%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) MVC
2 16 (23.88%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (19.40%) TDD
4 12 (17.91%) OO
4 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (16.42%) Progressive Enhancement
6 10 (14.93%) Web Development
6 10 (14.93%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (11.94%) Configuration Management
7 8 (11.94%) Data Protection
8 7 (10.45%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.45%) Network Design
8 7 (10.45%) Load Balancing
8 7 (10.45%) CRM
8 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.45%) OOP
9 5 (7.46%) Android Development
9 5 (7.46%) iOS Development
9 5 (7.46%) Memory Management
9 5 (7.46%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
2 19 (28.36%) PHP
3 13 (19.40%) Objective-C
3 13 (19.40%) C++
4 11 (16.42%) SQL
5 9 (13.43%) Python
6 8 (11.94%) Lua
6 8 (11.94%) Bash Shell
7 7 (10.45%) PHP5
8 5 (7.46%) Java
8 5 (7.46%) C
9 2 (2.99%) C#
9 2 (2.99%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) RHCSA
2 7 (10.45%) Degree
3 4 (5.97%) MCSE
3 4 (5.97%) CCNA
3 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.90%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) Docker
3 3 (4.48%) Kerio MailServer
4 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (11.94%) Puppet
2 4 (5.97%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.48%) Nagios
4 1 (1.49%) SCCM
4 1 (1.49%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Apple
1 12 (17.91%) VMware
2 8 (11.94%) Red Hat
3 7 (10.45%) Cisco
3 7 (10.45%) Citrix
4 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.96%) Adobe
5 3 (4.48%) SonicWALL
5 3 (4.48%) NEC
5 3 (4.48%) Mitel
5 3 (4.48%) HP
5 3 (4.48%) SAP
5 3 (4.48%) ProCurve
5 3 (4.48%) Infor
5 3 (4.48%) EPiServer
5 3 (4.48%) Kerio
6 1 (1.49%) Symantec
6 1 (1.49%) Meraki
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