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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 331 377 418
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +41
Permanent jobs citing Apple 919 676 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.63% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 1.33% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 709 542 564
Average salary £34,425 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%

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
54236 50826 57125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.54% 47.73% 48.64%
Number of salaries quoted 42982 41717 47758
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 23 September 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 September 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 +30 823 £34,500 -1.42% 118
London +33 391 £37,500 - 52
South East +57 159 £33,000 +10.00% 26
South West +31 93 £35,000 -12.50% 12
East of England +5 59 £33,000 -9.27% 5
City of London +10 57 £32,500 -13.33% 14
Yorkshire -21 48 £27,500 +27.90% 7
Oxfordshire +36 44 £33,000 +11.86% 5
West Yorkshire +3 44 £27,500 +27.90% 6
Scotland +8 43 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Kent +42 42 £41,000 +90.69% 6
Bristol +12 34 £45,000 - 6
North West -45 34 £27,500 -21.42% 9
Abingdon - 29 £33,000 - 4
Somerset +10 28 £27,500 - 1
Hampshire -2 27 £33,000 -4.69% 6
Hertfordshire -5 26 £36,500 -8.75% 4
West Midlands -44 26 £28,750 -4.16% 4
Bath +11 23 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Aberdeen - 21 £12,250 -
Wiltshire +5 20 £24,500 -45.55% 2
Surrey -8 18 £24,750 -45.00% 4
Manchester -24 18 £27,500 -38.88% 6
Leeds -26 17 £30,000 +27.65% 3
Berkshire -17 16 £30,500 +43.52% 1
Cheshire -32 16 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 15 £30,000 -7.69%
Cambridge +1 15 £30,000 -7.69%
St Albans -3 12 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Bedfordshire -13 12 £32,500 -55.17%

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1093 (61.16%) Windows
2 630 (35.25%) Microsoft
3 513 (28.71%) Active Directory
4 422 (23.61%) MS Office
5 419 (23.45%) MS Excel
6 385 (21.54%) Windows 7
7 360 (20.15%) Apple iOS
8 351 (19.64%) MS Exchange
9 337 (18.86%) DNS
10 327 (18.30%) SQL Server
11 312 (17.46%) Blackberry
12 310 (17.35%) Windows Server 2008
13 298 (16.68%) Mac OS X
14 295 (16.51%) ITIL
15 293 (16.40%) VMware
16 291 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
17 281 (15.72%) Windows 8
18 280 (15.67%) Cisco
18 280 (15.67%) Android
19 273 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
20 269 (15.05%) Google
21 267 (14.94%) TCP/IP
22 263 (14.72%) .NET
23 243 (13.60%) DHCP
24 238 (13.32%) Social Media
25 237 (13.26%) Sony
26 235 (13.15%) HP
27 233 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
28 231 (12.93%) iPhone
29 228 (12.76%) Citrix

Apple
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 351 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 121 (6.77%) Node.js
3 111 (6.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 87 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 84 (4.70%) IIS
6 51 (2.85%) SharePoint
6 51 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 51 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 48 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 47 (2.63%) Lync
9 45 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
10 41 (2.29%) Apache
11 40 (2.24%) nginx
12 37 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2000
13 36 (2.01%) Apache Solr
14 22 (1.23%) CMS
15 19 (1.06%) IBM Notes
16 8 (0.45%) WordPress
17 6 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
18 5 (0.28%) MTS
Applications
1 422 (23.61%) MS Office
2 419 (23.45%) MS Excel
3 40 (2.24%) Photoshop
4 29 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (1.23%) InDesign
6 20 (1.12%) MS Visio
7 19 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (0.84%) MS Project
9 14 (0.78%) Acrobat
10 8 (0.45%) Fireworks
10 8 (0.45%) Final Cut Pro
11 7 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
11 7 (0.39%) Maya
12 3 (0.17%) 3ds Max
12 3 (0.17%) Blender
13 2 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
14 1 (0.056%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.056%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.22%) Tridion
3 3 (0.17%) Magento
4 2 (0.11%) assyst
4 2 (0.11%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.056%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.056%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.056%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 112 (6.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (3.86%) Office 365
3 50 (2.80%) IaaS
4 47 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
5 43 (2.41%) PaaS
6 35 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (0.95%) GitHub
8 16 (0.90%) SaaS
9 9 (0.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 337 (18.86%) DNS
2 267 (14.94%) TCP/IP
3 243 (13.60%) DHCP
4 179 (10.02%) LAN
5 172 (9.63%) Firewall
6 155 (8.67%) VPN
7 152 (8.51%) Wireless
8 143 (8.00%) WAN
9 141 (7.89%) SAN
10 90 (5.04%) Internet
11 46 (2.57%) VoIP
12 39 (2.18%) Wi-Fi
13 37 (2.07%) Cisco IOS
14 28 (1.57%) HTTP
15 22 (1.23%) SMTP
15 22 (1.23%) Ethernet
16 20 (1.12%) VLAN
17 19 (1.06%) LDAP
18 18 (1.01%) NAS
19 16 (0.90%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 327 (18.30%) SQL Server
2 127 (7.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 115 (6.44%) NoSQL
4 94 (5.26%) MySQL
5 79 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 76 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 71 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
7 71 (3.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 66 (3.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 47 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 37 (2.07%) MongoDB
11 20 (1.12%) Relational Database
12 14 (0.78%) SQLite
13 11 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (0.62%) RDBMS
14 10 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (0.56%) Big Data
15 6 (0.34%) FileMaker
16 5 (0.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 185 (10.35%) Git (software)
2 94 (5.26%) Xcode
3 60 (3.36%) Subversion
4 38 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 35 (1.96%) TeamCity
6 16 (0.90%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.56%) Selenium
7 10 (0.56%) Cucumber
7 10 (0.56%) Jasmine
8 8 (0.45%) JIRA
8 8 (0.45%) NUnit
9 7 (0.39%) Grunt
10 6 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.17%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.17%) PhantomJS
12 3 (0.17%) Emacs
12 3 (0.17%) Rhino Mocks
13 2 (0.11%) MSTest
14 1 (0.056%) Trac
General
1 149 (8.34%) Finance
2 111 (6.21%) Marketing
3 75 (4.20%) Retail
4 59 (3.30%) Publishing
5 51 (2.85%) Telecoms
6 47 (2.63%) Advertising
7 45 (2.52%) Law
8 34 (1.90%) Music Industry
9 26 (1.45%) Legal
10 23 (1.29%) Banking
11 16 (0.90%) Games
12 15 (0.84%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.67%) Back Office
14 11 (0.62%) Multimedia
15 9 (0.50%) Front Office
16 7 (0.39%) French Language
17 6 (0.34%) Manufacturing
17 6 (0.34%) Automotive
18 5 (0.28%) Spanish Language
19 4 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 459 (25.69%) Developer
2 322 (18.02%) Analyst
3 290 (16.23%) Support Engineer
4 210 (11.75%) Support Analyst
5 202 (11.30%) 2nd Line Support
6 178 (9.96%) Desktop Support
7 160 (8.95%) IT Support
8 146 (8.17%) iOS Developer
9 142 (7.95%) .NET Developer
10 77 (4.31%) 3rd Line Support
11 76 (4.25%) Technical Support
11 76 (4.25%) Desktop Analyst
12 72 (4.03%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 71 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 64 (3.58%) Service Desk Analyst
14 64 (3.58%) Service Analyst
15 60 (3.36%) IT Support Engineer
16 59 (3.30%) Desktop Engineer
17 55 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 52 (2.91%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (14.72%) .NET
2 207 (11.58%) ASP.NET
3 185 (10.35%) HTML
4 142 (7.95%) RESTful
5 129 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 122 (6.83%) WCF
7 115 (6.44%) CSS
8 114 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 94 (5.26%) Web Services
10 85 (4.76%) Cocoa
11 74 (4.14%) HTML5
12 60 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 48 (2.69%) JSON
13 48 (2.69%) XML
14 46 (2.57%) jQuery
15 44 (2.46%) UIKit
16 40 (2.24%) iOS SDK
17 33 (1.85%) Cocoa Touch
18 29 (1.62%) CSS3
18 29 (1.62%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 312 (17.46%) Blackberry
2 238 (13.32%) Social Media
3 231 (12.93%) iPhone
4 206 (11.53%) iPad
5 197 (11.02%) BBC
6 136 (7.61%) Mobile App
7 97 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
8 57 (3.19%) User Experience
9 50 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
10 46 (2.57%) Smartphone
11 44 (2.46%) Management Information System
12 43 (2.41%) Digital Media
13 35 (1.96%) Replication
14 34 (1.90%) Computer Science
15 33 (1.85%) Clustering
16 22 (1.23%) Mathematics
17 20 (1.12%) PDA
18 19 (1.06%) IVR
18 19 (1.06%) Open Source
19 17 (0.95%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1093 (61.16%) Windows
2 385 (21.54%) Windows 7
3 360 (20.15%) Apple iOS
4 310 (17.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 298 (16.68%) Mac OS X
6 281 (15.72%) Windows 8
7 280 (15.67%) Android
8 219 (12.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 207 (11.58%) Linux
10 198 (11.08%) Windows XP
11 157 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 72 (4.03%) Mac OS
13 48 (2.69%) UNIX
14 39 (2.18%) Windows 2000 Server
15 37 (2.07%) Windows Vista
16 35 (1.96%) Debian
16 35 (1.96%) Ubuntu
17 29 (1.62%) Windows Phone
18 25 (1.40%) Mac OS X Server
19 23 (1.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (16.51%) ITIL
2 273 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (10.35%) MVC
4 175 (9.79%) iOS Development
5 172 (9.63%) OO
6 160 (8.95%) TDD
7 117 (6.55%) BDD
8 108 (6.04%) Web Application Development
9 89 (4.98%) Service Delivery
10 85 (4.76%) Mentoring
11 73 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
12 71 (3.97%) Time Management
13 64 (3.58%) Scrum
14 55 (3.08%) Project Management
15 50 (2.80%) OOP
16 47 (2.63%) Software Engineering
17 45 (2.52%) Unit Testing
17 45 (2.52%) Mobile Device Management
18 44 (2.46%) E-Commerce
19 43 (2.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 198 (11.08%) C#
2 190 (10.63%) SQL
3 187 (10.46%) Objective-C
4 132 (7.39%) Ruby
5 129 (7.22%) JavaScript
6 102 (5.71%) Java
7 71 (3.97%) T-SQL
8 64 (3.58%) PHP
9 62 (3.47%) C
10 60 (3.36%) C++
11 30 (1.68%) Python
12 26 (1.45%) PowerShell
13 20 (1.12%) Bash Shell
14 17 (0.95%) Shell Script
14 17 (0.95%) VB.NET
15 15 (0.84%) VBScript
16 14 (0.78%) VB
17 11 (0.62%) Perl
18 8 (0.45%) PHP5
19 6 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 291 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 215 (12.03%) MCSE
3 152 (8.51%) MCITP
4 141 (7.89%) Degree
5 116 (6.49%) MCP
6 109 (6.10%) MCSA
7 98 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
8 95 (5.32%) CCNA
9 85 (4.76%) MCTS
10 24 (1.34%) MOS
11 23 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
12 22 (1.23%) A+ Certification
13 20 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 13 (0.73%) ACTC
14 13 (0.73%) MCDST
15 8 (0.45%) CISSP
16 6 (0.34%) CCA
16 6 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
17 5 (0.28%) HND
18 4 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.75%) SLA
2 56 (3.13%) QA
3 19 (1.06%) PCI DSS
3 19 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.056%) Data Quality
System Software
1 513 (28.71%) Active Directory
2 233 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (4.48%) Hyper-V
4 35 (1.96%) XenApp
5 33 (1.85%) Samba
6 31 (1.73%) Varnish
6 31 (1.73%) KVM
7 29 (1.62%) XenDesktop
8 27 (1.51%) Terminal Services
9 17 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
11 14 (0.78%) vSphere
12 11 (0.62%) MetaFrame
13 10 (0.56%) VMware ESX
13 10 (0.56%) UAG
14 7 (0.39%) Xsan
14 7 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
15 5 (0.28%) DFS Replication
15 5 (0.28%) Kerio MailServer
15 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 117 (6.55%) SCCM
2 77 (4.31%) Norton AntiVirus
3 65 (3.64%) Backup Exec
4 31 (1.73%) ZABBIX
4 31 (1.73%) Puppet
4 31 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (1.73%) HAProxy
4 31 (1.73%) StatsD
4 31 (1.73%) logstash
4 31 (1.73%) Kibana
5 19 (1.06%) WSUS
6 13 (0.73%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.56%) Nagios
8 7 (0.39%) FortiGate
9 6 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (0.34%) ZENworks
10 5 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (0.22%) ServiceCenter
11 4 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.17%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 630 (35.25%) Microsoft
2 293 (16.40%) VMware
3 280 (15.67%) Cisco
4 269 (15.05%) Google
5 237 (13.26%) Sony
6 235 (13.15%) HP
7 228 (12.76%) Citrix
8 227 (12.70%) Facebook
9 194 (10.86%) Yahoo!
10 118 (6.60%) Juniper
11 114 (6.38%) Symantec
12 98 (5.48%) Dell
12 98 (5.48%) Adobe
13 90 (5.04%) Avaya
14 60 (3.36%) EMC
14 60 (3.36%) Veeam
15 58 (3.25%) Meru Networks
16 57 (3.19%) Oracle
17 36 (2.01%) Toshiba
18 31 (1.73%) New Relic
South West London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 35 minutes ago
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum £22,000 - £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22,000 - 32,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ETS Technical Selection Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago