The first table below looks at the demand for ACSP in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ACSP over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP)
Rank - 871 888
Permanent jobs citing ACSP 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.013% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary - - £39,000
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31535 29694 33047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.12% 27.27% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24720 23936 28341
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

ACSP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ACSP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ACSP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ACSP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ACSP within the UK.

ACSP Salary Trend in the UK

ACSP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ACSP 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 ACSP.

1 9 (100.00%) Apple
2 8 (88.89%) Mac OS X
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (77.78%) Symantec
3 7 (77.78%) Blackberry
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) MS Office
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) CCNA
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (77.78%) iPhone
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (66.67%) Acronis
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Phone
4 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (66.67%) vSphere
4 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008

ACSP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing ACSP 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 ACSP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Office
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Help Desk Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) IT Support
2 4 (44.44%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Mac Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Blackberry
1 7 (77.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Mac OS X
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Phone
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Vista
3 6 (66.67%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 6 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CCNA
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) CEH
2 6 (66.67%) MCP
2 6 (66.67%) MCSE
2 6 (66.67%) MCITP
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) GNVQ
3 1 (11.11%) CCA
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (11.11%) ACTC
3 1 (11.11%) ACSA
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Apple
2 7 (77.78%) Symantec
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) Acronis
4 1 (11.11%) Meraki
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper