The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 76 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.14% 0.35% 1.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.65% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 11
Average salary £21,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Apple
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
336 461 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 48.07% 53.73% 50.45%
Number of salaries quoted 299 403 433
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Apple
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the Southampton region.

Apple Salary Trend in Southampton

Apple
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Apple 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 Apple.

1 5 (62.50%) Time Management
1 5 (62.50%) iPhone
1 5 (62.50%) iPad
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Apple 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 Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Technician
1 2 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) iPhone
1 5 (62.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix