The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Vendors currently tracked.

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

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 330 367 392
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +25
Permanent jobs citing Apple 922 727 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.67% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.68% 1.39% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 739 585 584
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54818 52321 56931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.14% 48.06% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 44049 42839 48047
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +24 846 £35,000 - 117
London +29 423 £37,500 -16.66% 56
South East +48 178 £33,000 +11.86% 17
City of London -9 67 £32,000 -36.00% 14
North West -21 58 £30,000 -14.28% 9
West Midlands +12 53 £30,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +36 52 £32,000 +28.00% 3
East of England -9 43 £34,425 -8.20% 10
Kent +36 42 £40,000 +86.04% 4
South West +17 41 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Abingdon +16 39 £33,000 +37.50% 3
Yorkshire -32 37 £26,750 +24.41% 11
Manchester -28 31 £22,000 -37.14% 5
Surrey +8 30 £27,000 -62.75% 2
West Yorkshire -24 30 £26,000 +36.84% 8
Hertfordshire -5 24 £65,000 +73.33% 3
Scotland -1 22 £31,000 -22.50% 3
Cheshire -3 21 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Berkshire +10 20 £26,000 +4.00% 1
Birmingham +15 19 £30,000 - 2
Bristol -2 19 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Hampshire -8 19 £40,000 +15.94% 5
Somerset -13 13 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Aberdeen +22 12 £27,500 +10.00% 1
St Albans +15 12 £65,000 +116.66% 1
Chester +13 12 - -
West Sussex 0 11 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Leeds -35 11 £32,500 - 3
Solihull - 11 £32,500 -
Bath -8 10 - - 1

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1072 (61.54%) Windows
2 689 (39.55%) Microsoft
3 516 (29.62%) Active Directory
4 437 (25.09%) MS Office
5 410 (23.54%) Apple iOS
6 397 (22.79%) MS Excel
7 381 (21.87%) Windows 7
8 356 (20.44%) MS Exchange
9 351 (20.15%) Android
10 331 (19.00%) Blackberry
11 308 (17.68%) Mac OS X
12 306 (17.57%) SQL Server
13 297 (17.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 286 (16.42%) Windows 8
14 286 (16.42%) Cisco
14 286 (16.42%) VMware
15 285 (16.36%) DNS
15 285 (16.36%) ITIL
16 272 (15.61%) Microsoft Certification
17 257 (14.75%) .NET
18 254 (14.58%) TCP/IP
19 237 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure
20 236 (13.55%) iPhone
20 236 (13.55%) Google
21 226 (12.97%) Citrix
22 210 (12.06%) Objective-C
23 208 (11.94%) HP
24 204 (11.71%) DHCP
25 203 (11.65%) MCSE
26 200 (11.48%) Sony

Apple
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
1 356 (20.44%) MS Exchange
2 111 (6.37%) Node.js
3 103 (5.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 100 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 98 (5.63%) IIS
6 76 (4.36%) SharePoint
7 73 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 58 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 44 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 43 (2.47%) nginx
11 39 (2.24%) Apache
12 37 (2.12%) Lync
12 37 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
13 36 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2000
14 35 (2.01%) Apache Solr
15 32 (1.84%) IBM Notes
16 22 (1.26%) CMS
17 11 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
18 9 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
19 8 (0.46%) SAS
Applications
1 437 (25.09%) MS Office
2 397 (22.79%) MS Excel
3 41 (2.35%) Photoshop
4 34 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
6 19 (1.09%) InDesign
7 15 (0.86%) Acrobat
8 13 (0.75%) MS Visio
9 9 (0.52%) MS Project
9 9 (0.52%) Adobe After Effects
10 8 (0.46%) Final Cut Pro
11 6 (0.34%) Maya
12 4 (0.23%) Blender
13 2 (0.11%) 3ds Max
13 2 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
13 2 (0.11%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.057%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.057%) FrameMaker
14 1 (0.057%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 11 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.057%) Tridion
2 1 (0.057%) assyst
2 1 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.057%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 100 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (4.13%) Office 365
3 46 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (2.18%) IaaS
5 37 (2.12%) PaaS
6 31 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (1.03%) GitHub
8 15 (0.86%) SaaS
9 12 (0.69%) Google Apps
10 5 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.17%) Basecamp
12 1 (0.057%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 285 (16.36%) DNS
2 254 (14.58%) TCP/IP
3 204 (11.71%) DHCP
4 161 (9.24%) LAN
5 159 (9.13%) Firewall
6 147 (8.44%) Wireless
7 136 (7.81%) VPN
8 122 (7.00%) SAN
9 121 (6.95%) WAN
10 77 (4.42%) Internet
11 56 (3.21%) Wi-Fi
12 46 (2.64%) VoIP
13 43 (2.47%) Cisco IOS
14 35 (2.01%) HTTP
15 27 (1.55%) VLAN
16 20 (1.15%) iSCSI
17 19 (1.09%) NAS
17 19 (1.09%) SMTP
18 17 (0.98%) Ethernet
18 17 (0.98%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 306 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 124 (7.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 98 (5.63%) MySQL
4 97 (5.57%) NoSQL
5 55 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 55 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 52 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 51 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 51 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
8 46 (2.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 36 (2.07%) MongoDB
10 18 (1.03%) Relational Database
11 15 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (0.75%) SQLite
13 12 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
15 9 (0.52%) RDBMS
16 7 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (0.40%) Big Data
17 5 (0.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 179 (10.28%) Git (software)
2 87 (4.99%) Xcode
3 60 (3.44%) Subversion
4 36 (2.07%) TeamCity
5 35 (2.01%) Jenkins
6 23 (1.32%) Visual Studio
7 16 (0.92%) Selenium
7 16 (0.92%) Cucumber
8 15 (0.86%) Jasmine
9 12 (0.69%) Grunt
9 12 (0.69%) NUnit
10 8 (0.46%) JIRA
10 8 (0.46%) PhantomJS
10 8 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
11 6 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (0.29%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.23%) Dreamweaver
14 3 (0.17%) RequisitePro
14 3 (0.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 137 (7.86%) Finance
2 108 (6.20%) Marketing
3 73 (4.19%) Publishing
4 55 (3.16%) Law
5 54 (3.10%) Advertising
6 53 (3.04%) Telecoms
7 39 (2.24%) Retail
7 39 (2.24%) Music Industry
8 35 (2.01%) Legal
9 28 (1.61%) Banking
10 24 (1.38%) Back Office
11 16 (0.92%) Games
12 15 (0.86%) Front Office
13 11 (0.63%) Multimedia
14 7 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.34%) Automotive
15 6 (0.34%) French Language
16 5 (0.29%) Local Government
16 5 (0.29%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 450 (25.83%) Developer
2 338 (19.40%) Analyst
3 260 (14.93%) Support Engineer
4 230 (13.20%) Support Analyst
5 184 (10.56%) Desktop Support
6 182 (10.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 152 (8.73%) iOS Developer
8 145 (8.32%) IT Support
9 127 (7.29%) .NET Developer
10 91 (5.22%) 3rd Line Support
11 89 (5.11%) Desktop Analyst
12 86 (4.94%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 75 (4.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 63 (3.62%) Mobile Developer
15 62 (3.56%) Service Analyst
16 61 (3.50%) Service Desk Analyst
17 58 (3.33%) Technical Support
18 53 (3.04%) Help Desk Support
18 53 (3.04%) Desktop Engineer
19 52 (2.99%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (14.75%) .NET
2 190 (10.91%) HTML
3 182 (10.45%) ASP.NET
4 135 (7.75%) RESTful
5 116 (6.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 111 (6.37%) WCF
7 107 (6.14%) Web Services
8 104 (5.97%) CSS
9 98 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 96 (5.51%) HTML5
11 79 (4.54%) Cocoa
12 78 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 48 (2.76%) UIKit
14 45 (2.58%) JSON
15 43 (2.47%) iOS SDK
16 41 (2.35%) Cocoa Touch
17 36 (2.07%) jQuery
18 34 (1.95%) REST
18 34 (1.95%) SOAP
19 33 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 331 (19.00%) Blackberry
2 236 (13.55%) iPhone
3 196 (11.25%) iPad
4 186 (10.68%) Social Media
5 156 (8.96%) BBC
6 145 (8.32%) Mobile App
7 70 (4.02%) Smartphone
8 46 (2.64%) Management Information System
9 38 (2.18%) Open Source
9 38 (2.18%) Computer Science
10 35 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
11 32 (1.84%) Animation
12 30 (1.72%) Digital Media
13 28 (1.61%) Clustering
14 25 (1.44%) Replication
15 23 (1.32%) Client/Server
15 23 (1.32%) Mathematics
16 16 (0.92%) IVR
16 16 (0.92%) PDA
17 12 (0.69%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1072 (61.54%) Windows
2 410 (23.54%) Apple iOS
3 381 (21.87%) Windows 7
4 351 (20.15%) Android
5 308 (17.68%) Mac OS X
6 297 (17.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 286 (16.42%) Windows 8
8 192 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 192 (11.02%) Linux
9 177 (10.16%) Windows XP
10 171 (9.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 116 (6.66%) Mac OS
12 61 (3.50%) UNIX
13 49 (2.81%) Windows Vista
14 41 (2.35%) Windows Phone
15 35 (2.01%) Debian
15 35 (2.01%) Windows 2000 Server
16 28 (1.61%) Ubuntu
17 24 (1.38%) Windows Mobile
18 19 (1.09%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (16.36%) ITIL
2 184 (10.56%) iOS Development
3 180 (10.33%) OO
4 166 (9.53%) MVC
5 142 (8.15%) TDD
6 108 (6.20%) BDD
7 94 (5.40%) Web Application Development
8 83 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 79 (4.54%) Service Delivery
10 69 (3.96%) Project Management
11 61 (3.50%) Software Engineering
12 58 (3.33%) Android Development
13 57 (3.27%) Problem Management
14 55 (3.16%) Time Management
15 52 (2.99%) Scrum
15 52 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
16 51 (2.93%) Unit Testing
17 46 (2.64%) Continuous Improvement
17 46 (2.64%) Service Management
18 44 (2.53%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 210 (12.06%) Objective-C
2 199 (11.42%) C#
3 187 (10.73%) SQL
4 134 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 123 (7.06%) Ruby
6 94 (5.40%) Java
7 75 (4.31%) C++
8 62 (3.56%) C
9 54 (3.10%) PHP
10 51 (2.93%) T-SQL
11 49 (2.81%) PowerShell
12 34 (1.95%) Python
13 26 (1.49%) VB
13 26 (1.49%) VB.NET
14 19 (1.09%) Bash Shell
15 17 (0.98%) Shell Script
15 17 (0.98%) VBScript
16 12 (0.69%) Perl
16 12 (0.69%) VB6
17 8 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 272 (15.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 203 (11.65%) MCSE
3 174 (9.99%) Degree
4 144 (8.27%) MCITP
5 108 (6.20%) MCP
6 97 (5.57%) MCSA
7 94 (5.40%) Cisco Certification
8 84 (4.82%) CCNA
9 67 (3.85%) MCTS
10 22 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (1.03%) MOS
12 13 (0.75%) A+ Certification
13 10 (0.57%) Security Cleared
14 9 (0.52%) ACSP
14 9 (0.52%) ACTC
14 9 (0.52%) CCA
14 9 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.40%) MCDST
15 7 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (3.90%) QA
2 58 (3.33%) SLA
3 18 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.057%) GAAP
7 1 (0.057%) Data Quality
System Software
1 516 (29.62%) Active Directory
2 237 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (5.28%) Hyper-V
4 41 (2.35%) XenApp
5 32 (1.84%) XenDesktop
5 32 (1.84%) vSphere
6 30 (1.72%) Samba
7 27 (1.55%) Varnish
7 27 (1.55%) KVM
8 24 (1.38%) Terminal Services
9 21 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
10 17 (0.98%) VMware ESX
11 15 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (0.69%) XenServer
13 11 (0.63%) Terminal Server
14 10 (0.57%) Xen
15 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 8 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
17 7 (0.40%) MetaFrame
17 7 (0.40%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 108 (6.20%) SCCM
2 63 (3.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 61 (3.50%) Backup Exec
4 29 (1.66%) Puppet
5 27 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (1.55%) HAProxy
5 27 (1.55%) StatsD
5 27 (1.55%) logstash
5 27 (1.55%) Kibana
5 27 (1.55%) ZABBIX
6 22 (1.26%) WSUS
7 9 (0.52%) SAP Afaria
8 8 (0.46%) Nagios
9 6 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.23%) CFEngine
10 4 (0.23%) FortiGate
11 3 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.17%) Zenoss
11 3 (0.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 689 (39.55%) Microsoft
2 286 (16.42%) Cisco
2 286 (16.42%) VMware
3 236 (13.55%) Google
4 226 (12.97%) Citrix
5 208 (11.94%) HP
6 200 (11.48%) Sony
7 179 (10.28%) Facebook
8 154 (8.84%) Yahoo!
9 97 (5.57%) Dell
10 95 (5.45%) Juniper
11 93 (5.34%) Symantec
12 92 (5.28%) Adobe
13 79 (4.54%) Avaya
14 52 (2.99%) EMC
14 52 (2.99%) Meru Networks
15 49 (2.81%) Veeam
16 43 (2.47%) Oracle
17 38 (2.18%) Toshiba
18 34 (1.95%) Remedy
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 15 hours ago
Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 15 hours ago
Carnforth, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 15 hours ago
UK
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Splash Damage
Posted: 18 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + £1000 bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Liphook, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-50,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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