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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 329 391 419
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +28
Permanent jobs citing Apple 898 673 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 0.63% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 1.31% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 696 547 563
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £22,325 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

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
53612 51243 56416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.63% 47.73% 48.47%
Number of salaries quoted 42569 41941 47081
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +32 804 £33,000 -5.71% 121
London +38 392 £37,000 -7.50% 58
South East +57 155 £33,000 +10.00% 26
South West +39 90 £35,000 - 10
East of England +9 59 £32,500 -7.80% 9
City of London -4 55 £32,500 -13.33% 14
Yorkshire -15 48 £27,500 +27.90% 5
Scotland +23 46 £40,000 -11.11% 5
West Yorkshire +2 44 £27,500 +27.90% 3
Kent +42 43 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Oxfordshire +35 42 £33,000 +11.86% 4
Bristol +18 36 £47,500 +18.75% 4
North West -34 31 £29,500 -15.71% 8
Abingdon - 29 £33,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -2 28 £35,175 -12.06% 5
Somerset +15 26 £37,500 +42.85% 1
Hampshire +2 25 £32,500 -5.79% 6
Bath +8 23 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Aberdeen - 21 £12,250 -
Wiltshire +4 18 £24,250 -46.11% 2
Surrey -7 18 £24,750 -45.00% 6
Leeds -14 18 £28,500 +21.27% 1
West Midlands -54 18 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Manchester -26 17 £27,500 -12.69% 4
Cambridge -1 15 £30,000 -6.97% 1
Cambridgeshire -1 15 £30,000 -6.97% 2
Berkshire -14 14 £26,000 +22.35% 1
Cheshire -24 13 £40,000 +14.28% 2
St Albans -3 12 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Bedfordshire -17 12 £32,500 -18.75%

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1096 (61.06%) Windows
2 619 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 508 (28.30%) Active Directory
4 420 (23.40%) MS Excel
5 414 (23.06%) MS Office
6 374 (20.84%) Windows 7
7 359 (20.00%) Apple iOS
8 354 (19.72%) MS Exchange
9 337 (18.77%) DNS
10 327 (18.22%) SQL Server
11 317 (17.66%) Blackberry
12 305 (16.99%) Windows Server 2008
13 297 (16.55%) Mac OS X
14 294 (16.38%) Microsoft Certification
14 294 (16.38%) VMware
15 289 (16.10%) ITIL
16 286 (15.93%) Cisco
17 272 (15.15%) Windows 8
18 271 (15.10%) Google
19 270 (15.04%) Android
20 267 (14.87%) Agile Software Development
21 264 (14.71%) .NET
22 260 (14.48%) TCP/IP
23 245 (13.65%) DHCP
24 239 (13.31%) Social Media
25 237 (13.20%) HP
26 236 (13.15%) Citrix
27 234 (13.04%) Sony
28 233 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
29 230 (12.81%) iPhone

Apple
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (19.72%) MS Exchange
2 118 (6.57%) Node.js
3 112 (6.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 91 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 78 (4.35%) IIS
6 57 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 51 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 51 (2.84%) SharePoint
8 49 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 49 (2.73%) Lync
9 44 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
10 41 (2.28%) Apache
11 40 (2.23%) nginx
12 39 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2000
13 36 (2.01%) Apache Solr
14 23 (1.28%) IBM Notes
14 23 (1.28%) CMS
15 10 (0.56%) WordPress
16 6 (0.33%) Lotus Domino
17 5 (0.28%) MTS
Applications
1 420 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 414 (23.06%) MS Office
3 45 (2.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 42 (2.34%) Photoshop
5 31 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 21 (1.17%) MS Visio
6 21 (1.17%) InDesign
7 18 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 16 (0.89%) MS Project
9 15 (0.84%) Acrobat
10 11 (0.61%) Fireworks
11 7 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
11 7 (0.39%) Maya
11 7 (0.39%) Final Cut Pro
12 3 (0.17%) 3ds Max
12 3 (0.17%) Blender
13 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
14 1 (0.056%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.056%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 7 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.22%) Tridion
3 3 (0.17%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.17%) Magento
4 2 (0.11%) assyst
5 1 (0.056%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.056%) Eikon
5 1 (0.056%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 112 (6.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (4.23%) Office 365
3 49 (2.73%) IaaS
4 46 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
5 42 (2.34%) PaaS
6 36 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (1.00%) GitHub
8 16 (0.89%) SaaS
9 10 (0.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 337 (18.77%) DNS
2 260 (14.48%) TCP/IP
3 245 (13.65%) DHCP
4 186 (10.36%) Firewall
5 172 (9.58%) LAN
6 157 (8.75%) Wireless
7 155 (8.64%) VPN
8 150 (8.36%) SAN
9 141 (7.86%) WAN
10 95 (5.29%) Internet
11 51 (2.84%) VoIP
12 38 (2.12%) Wi-Fi
13 35 (1.95%) Cisco IOS
14 27 (1.50%) HTTP
15 22 (1.23%) VLAN
16 21 (1.17%) Ethernet
17 20 (1.11%) SMTP
18 19 (1.06%) LDAP
19 17 (0.95%) NFC
19 17 (0.95%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (18.22%) SQL Server
2 119 (6.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 112 (6.24%) NoSQL
4 92 (5.13%) MySQL
5 79 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 76 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 71 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 71 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
8 66 (3.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 44 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 37 (2.06%) MongoDB
11 18 (1.00%) Relational Database
12 16 (0.89%) SQLite
13 12 (0.67%) FileMaker
14 11 (0.61%) Big Data
15 10 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (0.56%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
17 4 (0.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 181 (10.08%) Git (software)
2 97 (5.40%) Xcode
3 57 (3.18%) Subversion
4 39 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 35 (1.95%) TeamCity
6 14 (0.78%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.56%) Cucumber
7 10 (0.56%) Jasmine
8 9 (0.50%) Selenium
9 8 (0.45%) NUnit
10 7 (0.39%) Grunt
11 6 (0.33%) JIRA
12 5 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.17%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.17%) Rhino Mocks
14 3 (0.17%) PhantomJS
15 2 (0.11%) Emacs
15 2 (0.11%) MSTest
15 2 (0.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 155 (8.64%) Finance
2 115 (6.41%) Marketing
3 81 (4.51%) Retail
4 58 (3.23%) Publishing
5 50 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 47 (2.62%) Advertising
7 42 (2.34%) Law
8 34 (1.89%) Music Industry
9 24 (1.34%) Banking
9 24 (1.34%) Legal
10 16 (0.89%) Games
11 15 (0.84%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.61%) Back Office
13 9 (0.50%) Multimedia
13 9 (0.50%) Front Office
14 8 (0.45%) French Language
15 6 (0.33%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.28%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.28%) Electronics
16 5 (0.28%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 461 (25.68%) Developer
2 318 (17.72%) Analyst
3 301 (16.77%) Support Engineer
4 205 (11.42%) 2nd Line Support
5 204 (11.36%) Support Analyst
6 176 (9.81%) Desktop Support
7 154 (8.58%) IT Support
8 149 (8.30%) iOS Developer
9 139 (7.74%) .NET Developer
10 79 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support
11 77 (4.29%) Technical Support
12 74 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 74 (4.12%) Desktop Analyst
13 68 (3.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 67 (3.73%) Service Desk Analyst
14 67 (3.73%) Service Analyst
15 61 (3.40%) IT Support Engineer
16 56 (3.12%) Desktop Engineer
16 56 (3.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 56 (3.12%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (14.71%) .NET
2 208 (11.59%) ASP.NET
3 192 (10.70%) HTML
4 136 (7.58%) RESTful
5 126 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 120 (6.69%) CSS
7 119 (6.63%) WCF
8 111 (6.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 90 (5.01%) Web Services
10 88 (4.90%) Cocoa
11 74 (4.12%) HTML5
12 53 (2.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 52 (2.90%) JSON
14 51 (2.84%) XML
15 50 (2.79%) jQuery
16 44 (2.45%) UIKit
17 41 (2.28%) iOS SDK
18 36 (2.01%) Cocoa Touch
19 31 (1.73%) REST
19 31 (1.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 317 (17.66%) Blackberry
2 239 (13.31%) Social Media
3 230 (12.81%) iPhone
4 212 (11.81%) iPad
5 194 (10.81%) BBC
6 135 (7.52%) Mobile App
7 96 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
8 61 (3.40%) User Experience
9 50 (2.79%) Video Conferencing
10 45 (2.51%) Management Information System
11 41 (2.28%) Smartphone
12 40 (2.23%) Digital Media
13 34 (1.89%) Replication
14 33 (1.84%) Computer Science
15 31 (1.73%) Clustering
16 22 (1.23%) Mathematics
17 19 (1.06%) PDA
17 19 (1.06%) Open Source
18 18 (1.00%) IVR
19 16 (0.89%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1096 (61.06%) Windows
2 374 (20.84%) Windows 7
3 359 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 305 (16.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 297 (16.55%) Mac OS X
6 272 (15.15%) Windows 8
7 270 (15.04%) Android
8 223 (12.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 202 (11.25%) Windows XP
10 199 (11.09%) Linux
11 157 (8.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 62 (3.45%) Mac OS
13 43 (2.40%) Windows 2000 Server
13 43 (2.40%) UNIX
14 36 (2.01%) Windows Vista
15 35 (1.95%) Debian
16 34 (1.89%) Ubuntu
17 27 (1.50%) Mac OS X Server
17 27 (1.50%) Windows Phone
18 23 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (16.10%) ITIL
2 267 (14.87%) Agile Software Development
3 184 (10.25%) iOS Development
4 180 (10.03%) MVC
5 169 (9.42%) OO
6 158 (8.80%) TDD
7 114 (6.35%) BDD
8 105 (5.85%) Web Application Development
9 92 (5.13%) Service Delivery
10 80 (4.46%) Mentoring
11 72 (4.01%) Business Intelligence
11 72 (4.01%) Time Management
12 67 (3.73%) Scrum
13 51 (2.84%) Project Management
14 49 (2.73%) OOP
15 45 (2.51%) Unit Testing
16 44 (2.45%) E-Commerce
17 43 (2.40%) Problem Management
17 43 (2.40%) Software Engineering
18 42 (2.34%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 196 (10.92%) C#
2 191 (10.64%) Objective-C
3 189 (10.53%) SQL
4 135 (7.52%) JavaScript
5 128 (7.13%) Ruby
6 105 (5.85%) Java
7 71 (3.96%) T-SQL
8 66 (3.68%) PHP
9 61 (3.40%) C
10 56 (3.12%) C++
11 28 (1.56%) Python
12 23 (1.28%) PowerShell
13 19 (1.06%) Bash Shell
14 18 (1.00%) Shell Script
15 17 (0.95%) VB.NET
16 15 (0.84%) VBScript
17 12 (0.67%) VB
18 10 (0.56%) Perl
19 8 (0.45%) PHP5
20 6 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 294 (16.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 218 (12.14%) MCSE
3 156 (8.69%) MCITP
4 138 (7.69%) Degree
5 116 (6.46%) MCP
6 109 (6.07%) MCSA
7 103 (5.74%) Cisco Certification
8 100 (5.57%) CCNA
9 88 (4.90%) MCTS
10 23 (1.28%) A+ Certification
10 23 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (1.28%) MOS
11 22 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 13 (0.72%) MCDST
13 11 (0.61%) ACTC
14 8 (0.45%) CISSP
15 6 (0.33%) CCA
15 6 (0.33%) Citrix Certification
16 5 (0.28%) HND
17 4 (0.22%) ACMT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (3.79%) SLA
2 54 (3.01%) QA
3 21 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 20 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.056%) Data Quality
System Software
1 508 (28.30%) Active Directory
2 233 (12.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (4.29%) Hyper-V
4 33 (1.84%) XenApp
5 32 (1.78%) Samba
6 31 (1.73%) KVM
6 31 (1.73%) Varnish
7 28 (1.56%) Terminal Services
8 27 (1.50%) XenDesktop
9 17 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (0.84%) vSphere
11 14 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (0.61%) MetaFrame
13 10 (0.56%) VMware ESX
14 9 (0.50%) UAG
15 7 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
16 6 (0.33%) Kerio MailServer
16 6 (0.33%) Xsan
17 5 (0.28%) Novell eDirectory
17 5 (0.28%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 110 (6.13%) SCCM
2 78 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 66 (3.68%) Backup Exec
4 31 (1.73%) ZABBIX
4 31 (1.73%) HAProxy
4 31 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (1.73%) Kibana
4 31 (1.73%) StatsD
4 31 (1.73%) logstash
4 31 (1.73%) Puppet
5 18 (1.00%) WSUS
6 17 (0.95%) Casper Suite
7 13 (0.72%) NetBackup
8 11 (0.61%) Nagios
9 9 (0.50%) FortiGate
10 7 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 6 (0.33%) ZENworks
12 5 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (0.28%) ServiceCenter
13 4 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 619 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 294 (16.38%) VMware
3 286 (15.93%) Cisco
4 271 (15.10%) Google
5 237 (13.20%) HP
6 236 (13.15%) Citrix
7 234 (13.04%) Sony
8 229 (12.76%) Facebook
9 191 (10.64%) Yahoo!
10 122 (6.80%) Juniper
11 116 (6.46%) Symantec
12 100 (5.57%) Adobe
13 98 (5.46%) Dell
14 94 (5.24%) Avaya
15 62 (3.45%) EMC
16 61 (3.40%) Veeam
17 60 (3.34%) Meru Networks
18 59 (3.29%) Oracle
19 35 (1.95%) Toshiba
20 31 (1.73%) New Relic
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Networking People
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + On call + Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
East London
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Exceptional benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Co-operative Web
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary dependant on experience and s
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Middlesex
Middlesex University
Salary: From £30,054 to £34,467 per annum including London Weighting Hendon
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Barnsley, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
Pulse Films Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
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London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
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Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
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East London
Spring Technology
Salary: £29000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £41000 Per Annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £28000 - £41000 Per Annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
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Witney, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35k + £2600 on Call Allowance + Amazing benefits packages
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Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Package
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