The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 311 413 397
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -16
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1026 648 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.59% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 1.24% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 865 538 550
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
53255 52084 54031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.90% 47.79% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 43676 41596 45479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Apple
Salary Trend

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

Apple Salary Trend in the UK

Apple
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apple over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 within the UK.

Apple Salary Histogram in the UK

Apple
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the UK over the 3 months to 22 December 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
England +100 963 £32,500 -4.41% 97
London +134 506 £35,000 -1.40% 41
South East +7 163 £30,000 -14.28% 23
Yorkshire +16 72 £35,000 +17.64% 15
East of England 0 65 £25,000 -5.66% 3
City of London +7 62 £36,000 -14.28% 9
West Yorkshire +26 60 £35,000 +20.68% 11
West Midlands +2 57 £24,457 -24.74% 3
Kent +37 54 £32,500 - 2
North West +17 47 £30,750 +2.50% 7
Leeds +35 41 £35,000 +62.79% 9
Surrey -24 41 £27,500 -20.28% 8
South West +1 39 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Birmingham +5 28 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Hertfordshire -11 26 £45,500 +62.50% 2
Manchester -16 25 £32,500 +14.03% 4
Bristol +20 23 £60,000 +118.18%
Scotland -19 23 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Wimbledon - 21 £36,000 -
Cheshire +15 17 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Hampshire -19 16 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Oxfordshire +9 15 £33,000 +17.85% 2
East Midlands +25 14 £32,500 +21.49% 3
Croydon - 14 £24,000 -
Berkshire -4 13 £26,000 -45.26% 5
St Albans - 13 £65,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +6 12 £20,500 -6.81%
Watford -8 12 £24,000 -9.43% 1
Glasgow -16 12 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Staffordshire +10 11 £22,500 -

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1236 (63.55%) Windows
2 732 (37.63%) Microsoft
3 548 (28.17%) Active Directory
4 496 (25.50%) Apple iOS
5 468 (24.06%) Windows 7
6 459 (23.60%) MS Excel
7 431 (22.16%) MS Office
8 413 (21.23%) MS Exchange
9 397 (20.41%) SQL Server
10 370 (19.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 368 (18.92%) DNS
12 364 (18.71%) Mac OS X
13 345 (17.74%) VMware
14 332 (17.07%) Windows 8
15 330 (16.97%) Android
16 328 (16.86%) Agile Software Development
17 317 (16.30%) .NET
18 304 (15.63%) Blackberry
19 301 (15.48%) Cisco
20 293 (15.06%) Google
21 277 (14.24%) Microsoft Certification
22 270 (13.88%) Firewall
23 268 (13.78%) VMware Infrastructure
24 263 (13.52%) TCP/IP
25 262 (13.47%) DHCP
25 262 (13.47%) ASP.NET
26 260 (13.37%) Windows Server 2012
27 257 (13.21%) ITIL
28 245 (12.60%) C#
28 245 (12.60%) iPad

Apple
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 413 (21.23%) MS Exchange
2 130 (6.68%) Node.js
3 127 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 106 (5.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 89 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 76 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 71 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 70 (3.60%) Lync
9 63 (3.24%) SharePoint
10 62 (3.19%) IIS
11 39 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2000
12 29 (1.49%) IBM Notes
12 29 (1.49%) Apache
13 28 (1.44%) Apache Solr
13 28 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
14 26 (1.34%) nginx
15 23 (1.18%) CMS
16 14 (0.72%) WordPress
17 10 (0.51%) Lotus Domino
18 8 (0.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 459 (23.60%) MS Excel
2 431 (22.16%) MS Office
3 39 (2.01%) Photoshop
4 18 (0.93%) Fireworks
5 17 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 14 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (0.62%) MS Project
8 11 (0.57%) InDesign
9 9 (0.46%) Acrobat
10 5 (0.26%) Maya
11 4 (0.21%) Final Cut Pro
12 3 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.10%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.051%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.051%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 11 (0.57%) Magento
2 9 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.31%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.15%) Tridion
5 3 (0.15%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.10%) assyst
7 1 (0.051%) Eikon
7 1 (0.051%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.051%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 122 (6.27%) Office 365
2 60 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (2.06%) IaaS
4 34 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
5 33 (1.70%) PaaS
6 32 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
7 26 (1.34%) SaaS
8 19 (0.98%) Google Apps
9 14 (0.72%) GitHub
10 3 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.051%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 368 (18.92%) DNS
2 270 (13.88%) Firewall
3 263 (13.52%) TCP/IP
4 262 (13.47%) DHCP
5 172 (8.84%) VPN
6 152 (7.81%) Wireless
7 144 (7.40%) LAN
8 135 (6.94%) SAN
9 134 (6.89%) WAN
10 111 (5.71%) Internet
11 64 (3.29%) VoIP
12 46 (2.37%) VLAN
13 38 (1.95%) Wi-Fi
14 33 (1.70%) iSCSI
15 32 (1.65%) Cisco IOS
16 31 (1.59%) SMTP
17 29 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
18 28 (1.44%) IP Telephony
19 24 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
19 24 (1.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 127 (6.53%) NoSQL
3 80 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 74 (3.80%) MySQL
5 70 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 65 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
7 64 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 59 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 59 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 44 (2.26%) Big Data
10 30 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
11 29 (1.49%) MongoDB
12 23 (1.18%) SQLite
13 17 (0.87%) FileMaker
14 13 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
16 6 (0.31%) Data Mining
16 6 (0.31%) Relational Database
17 4 (0.21%) Oracle Database
18 3 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 187 (9.61%) Git (software)
2 124 (6.38%) Xcode
3 47 (2.42%) Subversion
4 37 (1.90%) ReSharper
4 37 (1.90%) Jenkins
5 34 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (1.65%) Moq
6 32 (1.65%) SoapUI
7 26 (1.34%) TeamCity
8 21 (1.08%) Selenium
9 18 (0.93%) JIRA
10 16 (0.82%) Visual Studio
11 10 (0.51%) Eclipse
12 9 (0.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 8 (0.41%) SpecFlow
13 8 (0.41%) FitNesse
14 7 (0.36%) Cucumber
14 7 (0.36%) Hudson
15 6 (0.31%) NUnit
16 4 (0.21%) Jasmine
General
1 153 (7.87%) Finance
2 127 (6.53%) Retail
3 96 (4.94%) Marketing
4 60 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 48 (2.47%) Law
6 44 (2.26%) Publishing
7 35 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
8 29 (1.49%) Legal
9 28 (1.44%) Games
10 26 (1.34%) Music Industry
11 21 (1.08%) Banking
12 16 (0.82%) Advertising
13 13 (0.67%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.67%) French Language
14 12 (0.62%) Multimedia
15 11 (0.57%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.57%) Back Office
16 7 (0.36%) Front Office
17 6 (0.31%) Electronics
18 5 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 505 (25.96%) Developer
2 284 (14.60%) Support Engineer
3 272 (13.98%) Analyst
4 186 (9.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 182 (9.36%) IT Support
6 165 (8.48%) .NET Developer
7 164 (8.43%) Support Analyst
8 158 (8.12%) iOS Developer
9 153 (7.87%) Desktop Support
10 90 (4.63%) Technical Support
11 78 (4.01%) Support Technician
12 72 (3.70%) Consultant
13 69 (3.55%) 3rd Line Support
13 69 (3.55%) Service Analyst
13 69 (3.55%) Service Desk Analyst
13 69 (3.55%) IT Support Engineer
14 59 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 53 (2.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 53 (2.72%) Desktop Analyst
16 52 (2.67%) Mac Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (16.30%) .NET
2 262 (13.47%) ASP.NET
3 213 (10.95%) HTML
4 155 (7.97%) WCF
5 150 (7.71%) RESTful
5 150 (7.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 123 (6.32%) CSS
7 121 (6.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 105 (5.40%) HTML5
9 104 (5.35%) Cocoa
10 97 (4.99%) XML
11 83 (4.27%) JSON
12 71 (3.65%) REST
13 67 (3.44%) jQuery
13 67 (3.44%) Web Services
14 54 (2.78%) WPF
14 54 (2.78%) iOS SDK
15 43 (2.21%) Cocoa Touch
16 33 (1.70%) CSS3
17 29 (1.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 304 (15.63%) Blackberry
2 245 (12.60%) iPad
3 229 (11.77%) iPhone
3 229 (11.77%) Social Media
4 191 (9.82%) BBC
5 127 (6.53%) Mobile App
6 115 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
7 59 (3.03%) User Experience
8 44 (2.26%) Digital Media
9 43 (2.21%) Management Information System
10 37 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
11 32 (1.65%) Computer Science
11 32 (1.65%) Replication
11 32 (1.65%) Smartphone
12 30 (1.54%) Open Source
13 26 (1.34%) Clustering
14 18 (0.93%) PDA
14 18 (0.93%) Blog
15 17 (0.87%) NHS
16 16 (0.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1236 (63.55%) Windows
2 496 (25.50%) Apple iOS
3 468 (24.06%) Windows 7
4 370 (19.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 364 (18.71%) Mac OS X
6 332 (17.07%) Windows 8
7 330 (16.97%) Android
8 260 (13.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 220 (11.31%) Windows XP
10 187 (9.61%) Linux
11 186 (9.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 49 (2.52%) Mac OS
13 44 (2.26%) Mac OS X Server
14 41 (2.11%) Windows Vista
15 40 (2.06%) Windows 2000 Server
16 33 (1.70%) UNIX
17 30 (1.54%) Debian
17 30 (1.54%) Windows Phone
18 29 (1.49%) Ubuntu
19 22 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (16.86%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (13.21%) ITIL
3 216 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 199 (10.23%) MVC
5 189 (9.72%) TDD
6 186 (9.56%) OO
7 155 (7.97%) Service Delivery
8 132 (6.79%) BDD
9 117 (6.02%) Web Application Development
10 97 (4.99%) Business Intelligence
11 80 (4.11%) Time Management
12 79 (4.06%) Scrum
13 73 (3.75%) E-Commerce
14 71 (3.65%) Software Engineering
15 53 (2.72%) Analytics
16 52 (2.67%) Problem Management
17 48 (2.47%) OOP
18 47 (2.42%) Migration
19 46 (2.37%) Mentoring
20 44 (2.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 245 (12.60%) C#
2 227 (11.67%) SQL
3 190 (9.77%) Objective-C
4 142 (7.30%) Ruby
5 138 (7.10%) JavaScript
6 102 (5.24%) Java
7 79 (4.06%) T-SQL
8 66 (3.39%) PHP
9 41 (2.11%) C++
10 40 (2.06%) C
11 36 (1.85%) Python
12 24 (1.23%) VB.NET
13 18 (0.93%) Shell Script
14 15 (0.77%) PowerShell
15 14 (0.72%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.36%) Perl
17 6 (0.31%) XAML
18 5 (0.26%) PHP5
19 4 (0.21%) R
19 4 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 277 (14.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 189 (9.72%) MCSE
3 146 (7.51%) MCP
4 118 (6.07%) MCITP
5 96 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
6 93 (4.78%) Degree
7 92 (4.73%) CCNA
8 63 (3.24%) MCSA
8 63 (3.24%) MCTS
9 38 (1.95%) A+ Certification
10 33 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 20 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (0.72%) MOS
14 11 (0.57%) CCA
15 10 (0.51%) MCDST
16 9 (0.46%) CCNP
17 8 (0.41%) CISSP
18 7 (0.36%) ACTC
18 7 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (4.42%) SLA
2 56 (2.88%) QA
3 19 (0.98%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 17 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.10%) GAAP
8 1 (0.051%) Data Quality
System Software
1 548 (28.17%) Active Directory
2 268 (13.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 153 (7.87%) Hyper-V
4 45 (2.31%) XenApp
5 36 (1.85%) vSphere
6 33 (1.70%) XenDesktop
7 32 (1.65%) Terminal Services
8 23 (1.18%) Samba
8 23 (1.18%) Varnish
8 23 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
8 23 (1.18%) KVM
9 14 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (0.57%) MetaFrame
11 10 (0.51%) VMware ESX
11 10 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (0.41%) Kerio MailServer
13 7 (0.36%) UAG
14 6 (0.31%) Novell eDirectory
14 6 (0.31%) Xsan
15 5 (0.26%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 104 (5.35%) SCCM
2 49 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 47 (2.42%) Backup Exec
4 34 (1.75%) ZABBIX
5 31 (1.59%) Puppet
6 29 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
7 26 (1.34%) HAProxy
8 24 (1.23%) FortiGate
9 23 (1.18%) StatsD
9 23 (1.18%) logstash
9 23 (1.18%) Kibana
9 23 (1.18%) Graphite
10 16 (0.82%) NetBackup
10 16 (0.82%) WSUS
11 13 (0.67%) Casper Suite
12 11 (0.57%) Nagios
13 8 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 6 (0.31%) ZENworks
14 6 (0.31%) ServiceCenter
15 5 (0.26%) Plesk
Vendors
1 732 (37.63%) Microsoft
2 345 (17.74%) VMware
3 301 (15.48%) Cisco
4 293 (15.06%) Google
5 241 (12.39%) Citrix
6 225 (11.57%) HP
7 223 (11.47%) Facebook
8 214 (11.00%) Sony
9 189 (9.72%) Yahoo!
10 121 (6.22%) Dell
11 105 (5.40%) Symantec
12 103 (5.30%) Avaya
13 92 (4.73%) Adobe
14 86 (4.42%) Juniper
15 51 (2.62%) Mitel
16 44 (2.26%) Oracle
17 39 (2.01%) IBM
18 38 (1.95%) SonicWALL
19 37 (1.90%) EMC
20 36 (1.85%) Bloomberg
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20000 - 25000 with excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: 25000 - 30000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kent
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Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
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Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Car + MS certs funded!
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Senitor Associates
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