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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 327 367 398
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +31
Permanent jobs citing Apple 945 718 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.66% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 1.38% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 741 561 590
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%

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
55360 52098 57012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.26% 47.93% 48.65%
Number of salaries quoted 43890 42680 47913
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 August 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 August 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 +23 848 £35,000 - 114
London +34 413 £39,000 -2.50% 47
South East +46 168 £33,000 +10.00% 27
South West +34 65 £35,000 -22.22% 11
City of London -7 57 £32,250 -19.37% 14
North West -57 55 £27,500 -21.42% 9
East of England +26 54 £33,500 -10.66% 5
Oxfordshire +49 51 £33,000 +13.79% 8
Scotland +5 39 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Yorkshire -27 38 £26,000 +20.93% 7
West Midlands -27 37 £30,000 - 3
Kent +31 36 £42,000 +95.34% 2
Abingdon - 36 £33,000 - 6
West Yorkshire -22 33 £26,000 +43.30% 4
Manchester -35 31 £27,500 -38.88% 4
Hampshire -6 29 £33,000 -5.71% 9
Hertfordshire +12 27 £50,750 +40.00% 1
Bristol +13 26 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Cheshire -24 23 £41,250 +17.85% 3
Surrey +4 22 £22,500 -65.38% 3
Aberdeen - 22 £27,500 - 2
Somerset -2 21 £25,000 -9.09% 3
Berkshire -10 19 £26,000 +22.35% 1
Bath +5 18 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Leeds -24 15 £30,000 -6.25% 3
Wiltshire - 15 £23,500 - 3
Cambridge +5 13 £30,000 -13.04%
Cambridgeshire 0 13 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Chester - 13 - -
St Albans - 13 £65,000 - 1

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 1075 (61.32%) Windows
2 650 (37.08%) Microsoft
3 520 (29.66%) Active Directory
4 427 (24.36%) MS Office
5 419 (23.90%) MS Excel
6 380 (21.68%) Windows 7
7 375 (21.39%) Apple iOS
8 354 (20.19%) MS Exchange
9 327 (18.65%) SQL Server
10 321 (18.31%) Android
11 312 (17.80%) Blackberry
12 309 (17.63%) DNS
13 303 (17.28%) Windows Server 2008
14 292 (16.66%) Mac OS X
15 291 (16.60%) VMware
16 286 (16.31%) ITIL
17 282 (16.09%) Windows 8
18 279 (15.92%) Microsoft Certification
19 278 (15.86%) Cisco
20 273 (15.57%) TCP/IP
21 271 (15.46%) .NET
22 261 (14.89%) Google
23 236 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
24 228 (13.01%) Sony
25 225 (12.84%) DHCP
25 225 (12.84%) iPhone
25 225 (12.84%) Social Media
26 215 (12.26%) Citrix
26 215 (12.26%) Facebook
27 210 (11.98%) HP

Apple
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 354 (20.19%) MS Exchange
2 121 (6.90%) Node.js
3 98 (5.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 93 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 86 (4.91%) IIS
6 70 (3.99%) SharePoint
7 63 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 54 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 46 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 44 (2.51%) Lync
11 42 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
12 41 (2.34%) Apache
13 36 (2.05%) nginx
14 34 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2000
15 30 (1.71%) Apache Solr
16 23 (1.31%) CMS
17 22 (1.25%) IBM Notes
18 8 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
19 7 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
19 7 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 427 (24.36%) MS Office
2 419 (23.90%) MS Excel
3 44 (2.51%) Photoshop
4 30 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 23 (1.31%) InDesign
7 16 (0.91%) MS Visio
8 13 (0.74%) Acrobat
9 11 (0.63%) MS Project
10 8 (0.46%) Adobe After Effects
10 8 (0.46%) Final Cut Pro
11 7 (0.40%) Maya
12 4 (0.23%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.23%) Blender
13 3 (0.17%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
15 1 (0.057%) Adobe Captivate
15 1 (0.057%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.11%) Tridion
2 2 (0.11%) Magento
3 1 (0.057%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.057%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 106 (6.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 77 (4.39%) Office 365
3 49 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (2.62%) IaaS
5 42 (2.40%) PaaS
6 34 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.86%) SaaS
8 9 (0.51%) GitHub
8 9 (0.51%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.11%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.057%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 309 (17.63%) DNS
2 273 (15.57%) TCP/IP
3 225 (12.84%) DHCP
4 172 (9.81%) LAN
5 164 (9.36%) Firewall
6 152 (8.67%) VPN
7 143 (8.16%) Wireless
8 132 (7.53%) WAN
9 129 (7.36%) SAN
10 77 (4.39%) Internet
11 50 (2.85%) Wi-Fi
12 45 (2.57%) VoIP
13 40 (2.28%) Cisco IOS
14 33 (1.88%) HTTP
15 23 (1.31%) VLAN
16 22 (1.25%) Ethernet
17 20 (1.14%) SMTP
17 20 (1.14%) NAS
18 18 (1.03%) iSCSI
19 17 (0.97%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (18.65%) SQL Server
2 138 (7.87%) SQL Server 2012
3 116 (6.62%) NoSQL
4 100 (5.70%) MySQL
5 70 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 67 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 64 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
7 64 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 59 (3.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 50 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 31 (1.77%) MongoDB
11 18 (1.03%) Relational Database
12 13 (0.74%) SQLite
12 13 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (0.63%) Big Data
15 10 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (0.51%) RDBMS
17 6 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
17 6 (0.34%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 187 (10.67%) Git (software)
2 93 (5.31%) Xcode
3 64 (3.65%) Subversion
4 37 (2.11%) Jenkins
5 31 (1.77%) TeamCity
6 21 (1.20%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.57%) Grunt
7 10 (0.57%) Selenium
8 9 (0.51%) JIRA
9 7 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (0.40%) Jasmine
9 7 (0.40%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (0.29%) NUnit
11 4 (0.23%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.17%) Emacs
12 3 (0.17%) Trac
12 3 (0.17%) Ant
12 3 (0.17%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 138 (7.87%) Finance
2 111 (6.33%) Marketing
3 61 (3.48%) Publishing
4 57 (3.25%) Law
5 55 (3.14%) Retail
6 52 (2.97%) Telecoms
7 50 (2.85%) Advertising
8 33 (1.88%) Legal
9 32 (1.83%) Music Industry
10 28 (1.60%) Banking
11 19 (1.08%) Back Office
12 18 (1.03%) Games
13 11 (0.63%) Multimedia
14 8 (0.46%) Front Office
14 8 (0.46%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.34%) Automotive
15 6 (0.34%) French Language
16 5 (0.29%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.23%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 464 (26.47%) Developer
2 330 (18.82%) Analyst
3 269 (15.35%) Support Engineer
4 220 (12.55%) Support Analyst
5 196 (11.18%) 2nd Line Support
6 179 (10.21%) Desktop Support
7 153 (8.73%) IT Support
8 151 (8.61%) iOS Developer
9 145 (8.27%) .NET Developer
10 95 (5.42%) 3rd Line Support
11 85 (4.85%) Desktop Analyst
12 81 (4.62%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 74 (4.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 69 (3.94%) Technical Support
15 64 (3.65%) Service Analyst
16 63 (3.59%) Service Desk Analyst
17 53 (3.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 53 (3.02%) Desktop Engineer
18 51 (2.91%) IT Support Engineer
19 50 (2.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (15.46%) .NET
2 206 (11.75%) ASP.NET
3 194 (11.07%) HTML
4 147 (8.39%) RESTful
5 128 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 126 (7.19%) WCF
7 116 (6.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 116 (6.62%) CSS
8 106 (6.05%) Web Services
9 85 (4.85%) Cocoa
10 82 (4.68%) HTML5
11 81 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 50 (2.85%) UIKit
13 46 (2.62%) JSON
14 45 (2.57%) XML
15 44 (2.51%) iOS SDK
16 39 (2.22%) jQuery
17 35 (2.00%) Cocoa Touch
18 33 (1.88%) SOAP
19 27 (1.54%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 312 (17.80%) Blackberry
2 225 (12.84%) iPhone
2 225 (12.84%) Social Media
3 198 (11.29%) iPad
4 189 (10.78%) BBC
5 144 (8.21%) Mobile App
6 63 (3.59%) Smartphone
7 42 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 40 (2.28%) Video Conferencing
9 35 (2.00%) Computer Science
10 34 (1.94%) Digital Media
11 31 (1.77%) Replication
12 30 (1.71%) Clustering
13 25 (1.43%) Animation
13 25 (1.43%) Mathematics
14 23 (1.31%) Open Source
15 19 (1.08%) PDA
16 18 (1.03%) Client/Server
17 16 (0.91%) IVR
18 11 (0.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1075 (61.32%) Windows
2 380 (21.68%) Windows 7
3 375 (21.39%) Apple iOS
4 321 (18.31%) Android
5 303 (17.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 292 (16.66%) Mac OS X
7 282 (16.09%) Windows 8
8 207 (11.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 193 (11.01%) Linux
10 186 (10.61%) Windows XP
11 165 (9.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 105 (5.99%) Mac OS
13 49 (2.80%) UNIX
14 47 (2.68%) Windows Vista
15 38 (2.17%) Windows Phone
16 36 (2.05%) Ubuntu
17 33 (1.88%) Windows 2000 Server
18 31 (1.77%) Debian
19 24 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
20 23 (1.31%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (16.31%) ITIL
2 190 (10.84%) MVC
3 178 (10.15%) iOS Development
4 176 (10.04%) OO
5 153 (8.73%) TDD
6 118 (6.73%) BDD
7 111 (6.33%) Web Application Development
8 81 (4.62%) Service Delivery
9 68 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (3.88%) Time Management
10 65 (3.71%) Business Intelligence
11 62 (3.54%) Scrum
12 60 (3.42%) Project Management
13 59 (3.37%) Software Engineering
14 50 (2.85%) Unit Testing
15 49 (2.80%) Android Development
16 48 (2.74%) OOP
17 46 (2.62%) Problem Management
18 45 (2.57%) Mobile Device Management
19 44 (2.51%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 202 (11.52%) C#
2 197 (11.24%) Objective-C
3 193 (11.01%) SQL
4 135 (7.70%) Ruby
5 125 (7.13%) JavaScript
6 99 (5.65%) Java
7 65 (3.71%) C++
8 64 (3.65%) T-SQL
9 62 (3.54%) C
10 60 (3.42%) PHP
11 36 (2.05%) PowerShell
12 29 (1.65%) Python
13 22 (1.25%) VB
13 22 (1.25%) VB.NET
14 18 (1.03%) Bash Shell
15 17 (0.97%) Shell Script
16 13 (0.74%) VBScript
17 11 (0.63%) Perl
18 9 (0.51%) VB6
19 8 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 279 (15.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 201 (11.47%) MCSE
3 159 (9.07%) Degree
4 147 (8.39%) MCITP
5 109 (6.22%) MCP
6 98 (5.59%) MCSA
7 91 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
8 82 (4.68%) CCNA
9 74 (4.22%) MCTS
10 24 (1.37%) MOS
11 23 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (0.97%) A+ Certification
13 13 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 13 (0.74%) ACTC
14 11 (0.63%) MCDST
15 8 (0.46%) CISSP
16 6 (0.34%) HND
16 6 (0.34%) CCA
16 6 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
16 6 (0.34%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (3.48%) SLA
2 60 (3.42%) QA
3 19 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (0.97%) PCI DSS
4 17 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.057%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.057%) GAAP
System Software
1 520 (29.66%) Active Directory
2 236 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (4.85%) Hyper-V
4 38 (2.17%) XenApp
5 34 (1.94%) XenDesktop
6 33 (1.88%) Samba
7 30 (1.71%) Varnish
7 30 (1.71%) KVM
8 26 (1.48%) Terminal Services
9 23 (1.31%) vSphere
10 15 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
12 13 (0.74%) VMware ESX
13 10 (0.57%) MetaFrame
13 10 (0.57%) UAG
14 9 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 9 (0.51%) XenServer
15 7 (0.40%) Xsan
15 7 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
16 6 (0.34%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 118 (6.73%) SCCM
2 63 (3.59%) Norton AntiVirus
3 61 (3.48%) Backup Exec
4 30 (1.71%) Puppet
4 30 (1.71%) StatsD
4 30 (1.71%) logstash
4 30 (1.71%) Kibana
4 30 (1.71%) HAProxy
4 30 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (1.71%) ZABBIX
5 20 (1.14%) WSUS
6 9 (0.51%) NetBackup
7 8 (0.46%) Nagios
8 7 (0.40%) SAP Afaria
8 7 (0.40%) FortiGate
8 7 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (0.34%) ZENworks
10 4 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 650 (37.08%) Microsoft
2 291 (16.60%) VMware
3 278 (15.86%) Cisco
4 261 (14.89%) Google
5 228 (13.01%) Sony
6 215 (12.26%) Citrix
6 215 (12.26%) Facebook
7 210 (11.98%) HP
8 187 (10.67%) Yahoo!
9 106 (6.05%) Juniper
10 96 (5.48%) Symantec
10 96 (5.48%) Dell
11 93 (5.31%) Adobe
12 78 (4.45%) Avaya
13 54 (3.08%) Meru Networks
14 53 (3.02%) EMC
15 52 (2.97%) Veeam
16 47 (2.68%) Oracle
17 32 (1.83%) Toshiba
18 30 (1.71%) New Relic
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