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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 348 307 423
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +116
Permanent jobs citing Apple 890 1056 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.88% 0.99% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 2.08% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 776 891 531
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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
46373 50710 49747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.64% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37978 41612 39345
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 10 February 2016 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 10 February 2016. 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 -28 850 £37,500 +17.18% 116
London -41 441 £42,500 +28.78% 54
South East -18 123 £42,500 +41.66% 11
East of England +15 74 £28,500 +20.00% 9
South West +31 71 £38,500 +2.66% 15
Hertfordshire +36 51 £31,000 -52.30% 5
East Midlands +33 42 £33,000 +50.00% 1
City of London +8 39 £57,500 +64.28% 3
West Midlands -35 36 £35,000 +45.83% 7
Scotland 0 29 £40,000 -11.11% 5
North West +8 28 £25,000 -28.57% 7
Yorkshire -61 28 £28,500 -18.57% 10
Hampshire +34 26 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Surrey -12 24 £32,500 -9.09% 1
Gloucestershire - 24 £60,000 - 4
Ealing - 23 £65,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +23 22 £37,500 +70.45% 1
Kent -23 22 £42,500 +41.66%
Nottingham +17 21 £37,500 +70.45% 1
Birmingham -11 21 £35,750 +43.00% 4
Berkshire -11 20 £36,750 +38.67% 1
St Albans +7 18 £65,000 - 3
Borehamwood +5 18 £31,000 +29.16% 1
Manchester +11 17 £32,500 - 3
Devon - 17 £35,000 - 1
Dorset +23 16 £22,500 +32.35% 3
Suffolk -8 15 £19,000 +8.57%
Ipswich -8 15 £19,000 +8.57%
Basingstoke +23 14 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Poole - 14 £22,500 - 1

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 961 (53.66%) Windows
2 677 (37.80%) Microsoft
3 499 (27.86%) Active Directory
3 499 (27.86%) Apple iOS
4 496 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
5 450 (25.13%) Android
6 363 (20.27%) Windows Server
7 347 (19.37%) MS Office
8 339 (18.93%) MS Exchange
9 322 (17.98%) Objective-C
10 321 (17.92%) iOS Development
11 317 (17.70%) Windows 7
12 310 (17.31%) Google
13 306 (17.09%) Cisco
14 303 (16.92%) SQL Server
15 288 (16.08%) VMware
16 277 (15.47%) OO
17 272 (15.19%) Mac OS X
18 267 (14.91%) C#
19 264 (14.74%) MS Excel
20 263 (14.68%) TDD
21 256 (14.29%) ITIL
22 253 (14.13%) Windows 8
23 252 (14.07%) Firewall
24 248 (13.85%) Git (software)
25 244 (13.62%) Linux
26 243 (13.57%) .NET
27 232 (12.95%) Windows Server 2008
28 231 (12.90%) BDD
28 231 (12.90%) Blackberry

Apple
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 339 (18.93%) MS Exchange
2 163 (9.10%) Node.js
3 143 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 110 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 104 (5.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 72 (4.02%) Skype for Business
7 70 (3.91%) SharePoint
8 69 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
9 53 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2003
10 45 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2000
11 39 (2.18%) SAS
12 33 (1.84%) IIS
13 24 (1.34%) Mule
14 23 (1.28%) Tomcat
15 22 (1.23%) JBoss
16 19 (1.06%) Apache
16 19 (1.06%) Mule ESB
17 16 (0.89%) Confluence
18 14 (0.78%) Apache Spark
18 14 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 347 (19.37%) MS Office
2 264 (14.74%) MS Excel
3 50 (2.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 38 (2.12%) Photoshop
5 34 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
6 28 (1.56%) InDesign
7 26 (1.45%) Adobe After Effects
8 21 (1.17%) Adobe Premiere
8 21 (1.17%) Final Cut Pro
9 16 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (0.56%) MS Visio
11 8 (0.45%) Acrobat
12 7 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
13 5 (0.28%) OrCAD
14 4 (0.22%) MS Project
15 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
16 1 (0.056%) Adobe Captivate
16 1 (0.056%) Fireworks
16 1 (0.056%) MicroStation
16 1 (0.056%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 25 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 22 (1.23%) Magento
3 17 (0.95%) Fredhopper
4 11 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.17%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.056%) assyst
8 1 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.056%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.056%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 196 (10.94%) Office 365
2 127 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 76 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
4 56 (3.13%) SaaS
5 38 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
6 29 (1.62%) Google Apps
7 26 (1.45%) Google Analytics
8 19 (1.06%) Amazon S3
9 17 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (0.78%) Amazon Kinesis
11 13 (0.73%) Amazon ELB
11 13 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
11 13 (0.73%) CloudFront
12 9 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 8 (0.45%) Mimecast
14 7 (0.39%) PaaS
15 5 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
16 4 (0.22%) GitHub
16 4 (0.22%) IaaS
17 3 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 252 (14.07%) Firewall
2 229 (12.79%) TCP/IP
3 202 (11.28%) DNS
4 165 (9.21%) DHCP
5 151 (8.43%) VPN
6 120 (6.70%) LAN
7 111 (6.20%) WAN
8 78 (4.36%) Wireless
9 69 (3.85%) VLAN
10 67 (3.74%) Network Security
11 65 (3.63%) VoIP
12 63 (3.52%) SAN
13 62 (3.46%) Internet
14 55 (3.07%) Remote Desktop
15 48 (2.68%) NAS
16 37 (2.07%) Skype
17 35 (1.95%) Wi-Fi
18 34 (1.90%) Cisco IOS
18 34 (1.90%) SSL
19 26 (1.45%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 171 (9.55%) NoSQL
3 158 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 69 (3.85%) MySQL
5 43 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 41 (2.29%) MongoDB
7 37 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
8 35 (1.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 33 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
10 32 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 31 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 30 (1.68%) Big Data
12 30 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 29 (1.62%) Hadoop
13 29 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 28 (1.56%) QlikView
14 28 (1.56%) Spotfire
15 21 (1.17%) SQLite
16 19 (1.06%) Redis
16 19 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 248 (13.85%) Git (software)
2 74 (4.13%) Xcode
3 72 (4.02%) JIRA
4 57 (3.18%) Subversion
5 52 (2.90%) SpecFlow
6 22 (1.23%) JUnit
7 19 (1.06%) IntelliJ
8 17 (0.95%) Android Studio
9 16 (0.89%) Jenkins
10 15 (0.84%) Visual Studio
11 14 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
12 12 (0.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 12 (0.67%) MSI
12 12 (0.67%) Selenium
12 12 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (0.61%) Eclipse
14 10 (0.56%) Axure RP
14 10 (0.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 9 (0.50%) CocoaPods
16 7 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 219 (12.23%) Finance
2 119 (6.64%) Marketing
3 83 (4.63%) Retail
4 69 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 40 (2.23%) Manufacturing
6 35 (1.95%) Electronics
7 34 (1.90%) Advertising
8 27 (1.51%) Games
8 27 (1.51%) Publishing
9 23 (1.28%) Legal
10 20 (1.12%) Banking
11 16 (0.89%) Law
12 13 (0.73%) Local Government
13 11 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.39%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.34%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.22%) Back Office
16 4 (0.22%) French Language
17 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
18 1 (0.056%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 593 (33.11%) Developer
2 295 (16.47%) Support Engineer
3 256 (14.29%) iOS Developer
4 242 (13.51%) Analyst
5 165 (9.21%) Social Media Developer
6 144 (8.04%) .NET Developer
7 142 (7.93%) Desktop Support
8 134 (7.48%) Support Analyst
9 132 (7.37%) 2nd Line Support
10 127 (7.09%) IT Support
11 118 (6.59%) Senior Developer
12 112 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
13 98 (5.47%) IT Engineer
14 93 (5.19%) Windows Support Engineer
15 91 (5.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 85 (4.75%) 3rd Line Support
17 84 (4.69%) Server Support
18 74 (4.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
19 71 (3.96%) Exchange Engineer
20 69 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (13.57%) .NET
2 207 (11.56%) ASP.NET
3 187 (10.44%) ASP.NET Web API
4 184 (10.27%) WCF
5 181 (10.11%) HTML
6 176 (9.83%) RESTful
7 163 (9.10%) Web Services
8 144 (8.04%) CSS
9 143 (7.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 131 (7.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 115 (6.42%) XML
12 110 (6.14%) JSON
13 104 (5.81%) HTML5
14 84 (4.69%) REST
15 83 (4.63%) Cocoa
16 80 (4.47%) SOAP
17 69 (3.85%) CSS3
18 57 (3.18%) COM
18 57 (3.18%) iOS SDK
19 56 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 231 (12.90%) Blackberry
2 202 (11.28%) Social Media
3 189 (10.55%) Mobile App
4 172 (9.60%) BBC
5 148 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
6 146 (8.15%) iPhone
7 135 (7.54%) User Experience
8 90 (5.03%) iPad
9 76 (4.24%) Visualisation
10 63 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
11 62 (3.46%) BYOD
11 62 (3.46%) Computer Science
12 55 (3.07%) Smartphone
13 49 (2.74%) Animation
14 41 (2.29%) Fat Client
14 41 (2.29%) Thin Client
15 35 (1.95%) Driving Licence
16 32 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
17 31 (1.73%) Replication
18 28 (1.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 961 (53.66%) Windows
2 499 (27.86%) Apple iOS
3 450 (25.13%) Android
4 363 (20.27%) Windows Server
5 317 (17.70%) Windows 7
6 272 (15.19%) Mac OS X
7 253 (14.13%) Windows 8
8 244 (13.62%) Linux
9 232 (12.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 176 (9.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 127 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
12 94 (5.25%) Windows XP
13 76 (4.24%) Unix
14 60 (3.35%) Windows 10
15 58 (3.24%) Mac OS
16 49 (2.74%) Windows Vista
17 44 (2.46%) Windows 2000 Server
18 34 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
19 33 (1.84%) Windows Phone
20 11 (0.61%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (17.92%) iOS Development
3 277 (15.47%) OO
4 263 (14.68%) TDD
5 256 (14.29%) ITIL
6 231 (12.90%) BDD
7 225 (12.56%) MVC
8 155 (8.65%) Android Development
8 155 (8.65%) Software Engineering
9 154 (8.60%) Mobile Development
10 144 (8.04%) Scrum
11 134 (7.48%) Web Application Development
12 113 (6.31%) OOP
13 87 (4.86%) E-Commerce
14 85 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
14 85 (4.75%) Kanban
15 77 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
16 69 (3.85%) Unit Testing
17 68 (3.80%) Mentoring
18 64 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 322 (17.98%) Objective-C
2 267 (14.91%) C#
3 225 (12.56%) SQL
4 159 (8.88%) Ruby
5 156 (8.71%) JavaScript
6 141 (7.87%) Java
7 131 (7.31%) Apple Swift
8 112 (6.25%) C++
9 57 (3.18%) C
10 55 (3.07%) PHP
11 50 (2.79%) Python
12 45 (2.51%) T-SQL
13 41 (2.29%) PowerShell
14 28 (1.56%) R
15 14 (0.78%) Bash Shell
16 11 (0.61%) MATLAB
17 10 (0.56%) VBA
18 9 (0.50%) Embedded C
18 9 (0.50%) Embedded C++
19 8 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 226 (12.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 187 (10.44%) Degree
3 155 (8.65%) MCSE
4 88 (4.91%) Cisco Certification
5 86 (4.80%) CCNA
6 85 (4.75%) MCITP
7 65 (3.63%) MCP
8 48 (2.68%) MCSA
9 35 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 21 (1.17%) MCTS
11 14 (0.78%) ACMT
11 14 (0.78%) ACSA
11 14 (0.78%) ACTC
11 14 (0.78%) DBS Check
12 12 (0.67%) A+ Certification
12 12 (0.67%) MCDST
13 9 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.50%) Security Cleared
14 8 (0.45%) MOS
15 7 (0.39%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (6.03%) SLA
2 39 (2.18%) QA
3 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.11%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.056%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.056%) GAAP
5 1 (0.056%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 14443
5 1 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 499 (27.86%) Active Directory
2 205 (11.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (6.14%) Hyper-V
4 55 (3.07%) Terminal Services
5 51 (2.85%) XenApp
6 42 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
7 41 (2.29%) XenDesktop
8 38 (2.12%) vSphere
9 18 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
10 16 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (0.56%) BitLocker
12 7 (0.39%) XenServer
13 6 (0.34%) Xen
14 5 (0.28%) Firmware
14 5 (0.28%) Squid
14 5 (0.28%) VirtualBox
15 3 (0.17%) NFS
15 3 (0.17%) Terminal Server
16 2 (0.11%) Docker
16 2 (0.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 116 (6.48%) SCCM
2 52 (2.90%) WMI
3 24 (1.34%) Backup Exec
4 20 (1.12%) WSUS
5 13 (0.73%) Casper Suite
6 9 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (0.50%) Windows Intune
7 8 (0.45%) AirWatch
8 7 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
9 6 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.22%) SCOM
10 4 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 4 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.22%) ThinApp
11 3 (0.17%) Ansible
11 3 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 2 (0.11%) Nagios
12 2 (0.11%) Plesk
12 2 (0.11%) WhatsUp Gold
12 2 (0.11%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 677 (37.80%) Microsoft
2 310 (17.31%) Google
3 306 (17.09%) Cisco
4 288 (16.08%) VMware
5 207 (11.56%) Facebook
6 202 (11.28%) Citrix
7 172 (9.60%) Sony
8 171 (9.55%) Yahoo!
9 128 (7.15%) HP
10 123 (6.87%) Adobe
11 90 (5.03%) Avaya
12 57 (3.18%) Dell
13 53 (2.96%) SAP
14 45 (2.51%) SonicWALL
15 35 (1.95%) Twitter
16 29 (1.62%) Tableau
16 29 (1.62%) Xamarin
17 28 (1.56%) TIBCO
18 27 (1.51%) NetApp
19 26 (1.45%) Polycom
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