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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 226 197 202
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 16 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.51% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.96% 1.86% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 19
Average salary £37,500 £28,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -28.12%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
1659 1448 1624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.69% 27.13% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1399 1275 1395
Average salary £35,750 £34,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.14% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,450
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 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 30 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
Bristol -7 8 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Gloucestershire -4 5 £40,000 +23.07%
Devon +1 2 - - 1
Somerset +5 1 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Mac OS X
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 46 (93.88%) Windows
2 28 (57.14%) HTML
3 25 (51.02%) Linux
4 24 (48.98%) Git (software)
5 22 (44.90%) MySQL
6 20 (40.82%) CSS
6 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
6 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
7 19 (38.78%) PHP
8 17 (34.69%) Android
9 16 (32.65%) Apple iOS
9 16 (32.65%) Firewall
9 16 (32.65%) MVC
9 16 (32.65%) jQuery
9 16 (32.65%) Umbraco
10 15 (30.61%) Objective-C
10 15 (30.61%) C++
11 13 (26.53%) Apache
11 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (26.53%) Drupal
11 13 (26.53%) ExpressionEngine
12 12 (24.49%) MS Office
13 11 (22.45%) TDD
13 11 (22.45%) VMware
14 10 (20.41%) CMS
14 10 (20.41%) Python
14 10 (20.41%) Web Services
14 10 (20.41%) HTML5
15 9 (18.37%) Mobile App
15 9 (18.37%) Photoshop

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 16 (32.65%) Umbraco
2 13 (26.53%) ExpressionEngine
2 13 (26.53%) Apache
2 13 (26.53%) Drupal
3 10 (20.41%) CMS
4 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) MS Office
2 9 (18.37%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) Firewall
2 9 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (16.33%) Wireshark
3 8 (16.33%) tcpdump
4 6 (12.24%) DHCP
5 5 (10.20%) LAN
5 5 (10.20%) WAN
5 5 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (8.16%) VoIP
7 3 (6.12%) Network Security
8 2 (4.08%) VPN
9 1 (2.04%) DNS
9 1 (2.04%) SAN
9 1 (2.04%) Internet
9 1 (2.04%) MPLS
9 1 (2.04%) LDAP
9 1 (2.04%) ISDN
9 1 (2.04%) FTP
9 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) MySQL
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (16.33%) CouchDB
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (48.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) JUnit
2 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.12%) Android Studio
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (14.29%) Marketing
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Games
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 13 (26.53%) PHP Developer
3 13 (26.53%) PHP Web Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Administrator
5 8 (16.33%) IT Administrator
5 8 (16.33%) Server Administrator
6 7 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 7 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 6 (12.24%) iOS Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (8.16%) Server Support
9 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (8.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (6.12%) Android Developer
11 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) HTML
2 20 (40.82%) CSS
3 16 (32.65%) jQuery
4 10 (20.41%) HTML5
4 10 (20.41%) Web Services
5 7 (14.29%) LAMP
5 7 (14.29%) RESTful
6 6 (12.24%) JSON
6 6 (12.24%) XML
7 4 (8.16%) iOS SDK
7 4 (8.16%) CSS3
8 3 (6.12%) HTML5 Canvas
8 3 (6.12%) Android SDK
8 3 (6.12%) SVG
9 2 (4.08%) Software Packaging
10 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Blackberry
1 9 (18.37%) Mobile App
2 8 (16.33%) iPad
2 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.29%) iPhone
4 6 (12.24%) Semantic Web
5 4 (8.16%) Statistics
5 4 (8.16%) Mathematics
5 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.12%) User Experience
7 2 (4.08%) Open Source
8 1 (2.04%) Streaming Video
8 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (93.88%) Windows
2 25 (51.02%) Linux
3 17 (34.69%) Android
4 16 (32.65%) Apple iOS
5 8 (16.33%) CentOS
5 8 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (14.29%) Windows Phone
7 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (6.12%) UNIX
9 3 (6.12%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) MVC
2 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.45%) TDD
4 9 (18.37%) OO
5 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
6 7 (14.29%) CRM
6 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 7 (14.29%) OOP
6 7 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (12.24%) iOS Development
7 6 (12.24%) Web Development
7 6 (12.24%) Memory Management
7 6 (12.24%) Progressive Enhancement
8 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
8 5 (10.20%) Network Design
9 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
10 3 (6.12%) Business Continuity
10 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.12%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
2 19 (38.78%) PHP
3 15 (30.61%) C++
3 15 (30.61%) Objective-C
4 10 (20.41%) Python
5 9 (18.37%) SQL
6 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
6 8 (16.33%) Lua
7 7 (14.29%) PHP5
7 7 (14.29%) C
8 4 (8.16%) Java
8 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) RHCSA
2 5 (10.20%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) MCSE
3 2 (4.08%) CCNA
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) QA
2 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.24%) Docker
3 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Puppet
1 8 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.16%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) VMware
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
3 7 (14.29%) Apple
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
4 5 (10.20%) Citrix
5 3 (6.12%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.04%) ProCurve
6 1 (2.04%) Infor
6 1 (2.04%) Kerio
6 1 (2.04%) Meraki
6 1 (2.04%) Mitel
6 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.04%) Symantec
6 1 (2.04%) NEC
6 1 (2.04%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) Progress
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