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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 313 409 411
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +2
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1021 654 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.60% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 1.25% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 857 549 547
Average salary £32,500 £34,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.47% -7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -9.58%

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
53825 52323 54383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.92% 47.71% 47.07%
Number of salaries quoted 44081 41893 45796
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +98 956 £32,500 -4.41% 102
London +151 502 £35,000 -1.40% 45
South East +25 166 £30,000 -14.28% 21
Yorkshire +19 68 £32,500 +8.78% 15
East of England +1 65 £25,000 -5.66% 3
City of London +11 62 £37,500 -10.71% 9
West Yorkshire +26 57 £32,500 +12.06% 12
Kent +43 56 £32,500 - 2
West Midlands +16 54 £24,457 -24.74% 3
North West +6 45 £30,750 - 8
South West -3 43 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Surrey -14 42 £27,000 -21.73% 8
Leeds +33 38 £35,000 +62.79% 9
Birmingham +2 27 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Hertfordshire -9 26 £45,500 +62.50% 2
Bristol +28 24 £60,000 +118.18%
Manchester -13 24 £35,000 +22.80% 4
Scotland -14 22 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Wimbledon - 21 £36,000 -
Oxfordshire +15 17 £33,000 +17.85% 1
Cheshire +5 16 £30,000 -41.46% 3
Hampshire -8 16 £40,000 +3.89% 4
East Midlands +20 13 £32,500 +21.49% 4
Bedfordshire 0 13 £20,500 -6.81%
St Albans - 13 £65,000 - 1
Croydon - 13 £24,000 -
Watford -11 12 £24,000 -9.43% 1
Berkshire -13 12 £26,000 -45.26% 4
Glasgow -20 12 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Staffordshire +12 11 £22,500 -

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1244 (63.34%) Windows
2 727 (37.02%) Microsoft
3 555 (28.26%) Active Directory
4 491 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 467 (23.78%) Windows 7
6 465 (23.68%) MS Excel
7 432 (22.00%) MS Office
8 411 (20.93%) MS Exchange
9 402 (20.47%) SQL Server
10 371 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 369 (18.79%) DNS
12 361 (18.38%) Mac OS X
13 346 (17.62%) VMware
14 337 (17.16%) Windows 8
15 329 (16.75%) Android
15 329 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
16 318 (16.19%) .NET
17 307 (15.63%) Blackberry
18 304 (15.48%) Cisco
19 301 (15.33%) Google
20 274 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
21 270 (13.75%) TCP/IP
22 268 (13.65%) Firewall
23 267 (13.59%) VMware Infrastructure
23 267 (13.59%) Windows Server 2012
24 265 (13.49%) ITIL
25 262 (13.34%) ASP.NET
25 262 (13.34%) DHCP
26 248 (12.63%) iPad
27 245 (12.47%) C#

Apple
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
1 411 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 133 (6.77%) Node.js
3 128 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 107 (5.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 90 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 77 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 72 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 69 (3.51%) Lync
9 64 (3.26%) SharePoint
10 62 (3.16%) IIS
11 38 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2000
12 31 (1.58%) Apache
13 29 (1.48%) Apache Solr
13 29 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
14 28 (1.43%) nginx
14 28 (1.43%) IBM Notes
15 23 (1.17%) CMS
16 14 (0.71%) WordPress
17 10 (0.51%) Lotus Domino
18 7 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 465 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 432 (22.00%) MS Office
3 42 (2.14%) Photoshop
4 18 (0.92%) Fireworks
4 18 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 16 (0.81%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
7 13 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.56%) InDesign
8 11 (0.56%) MS Project
9 9 (0.46%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.31%) Maya
11 4 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
12 3 (0.15%) 3ds Max
12 3 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
12 3 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.051%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.051%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (0.51%) Magento
2 9 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.31%) SAP Business One
4 4 (0.20%) Tridion
5 3 (0.15%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.10%) assyst
7 1 (0.051%) Eikon
7 1 (0.051%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.051%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 116 (5.91%) Office 365
2 62 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (2.09%) IaaS
4 35 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
5 34 (1.73%) PaaS
6 33 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (1.22%) SaaS
8 19 (0.97%) Google Apps
9 15 (0.76%) GitHub
10 3 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.051%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 369 (18.79%) DNS
2 270 (13.75%) TCP/IP
3 268 (13.65%) Firewall
4 262 (13.34%) DHCP
5 171 (8.71%) VPN
6 153 (7.79%) Wireless
7 146 (7.43%) LAN
8 139 (7.08%) SAN
9 136 (6.92%) WAN
10 109 (5.55%) Internet
11 65 (3.31%) VoIP
12 47 (2.39%) VLAN
13 37 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
14 34 (1.73%) iSCSI
15 32 (1.63%) Cisco IOS
16 31 (1.58%) SMTP
17 29 (1.48%) Fibre Channel
18 27 (1.37%) IP Telephony
19 26 (1.32%) NAS
20 25 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 402 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 130 (6.62%) NoSQL
3 85 (4.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 75 (3.82%) MySQL
5 74 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 69 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
7 68 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 63 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 62 (3.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 41 (2.09%) Big Data
11 30 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
11 30 (1.53%) MongoDB
12 24 (1.22%) SQLite
13 17 (0.87%) FileMaker
14 13 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
16 6 (0.31%) Data Mining
16 6 (0.31%) Relational Database
17 4 (0.20%) Oracle Database
18 3 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 192 (9.78%) Git (software)
2 124 (6.31%) Xcode
3 50 (2.55%) Subversion
4 36 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 33 (1.68%) ReSharper
6 32 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (1.48%) Moq
7 29 (1.48%) SoapUI
8 27 (1.37%) TeamCity
9 20 (1.02%) Selenium
10 16 (0.81%) JIRA
11 14 (0.71%) Visual Studio
12 9 (0.46%) Eclipse
12 9 (0.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 7 (0.36%) NUnit
14 6 (0.31%) FitNesse
14 6 (0.31%) SpecFlow
14 6 (0.31%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.31%) Hudson
15 4 (0.20%) Jasmine
General
1 152 (7.74%) Finance
2 124 (6.31%) Retail
3 98 (4.99%) Marketing
4 59 (3.00%) Telecoms
5 47 (2.39%) Law
6 44 (2.24%) Publishing
7 32 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 31 (1.58%) Legal
9 30 (1.53%) Games
10 27 (1.37%) Music Industry
11 21 (1.07%) Banking
12 17 (0.87%) Advertising
13 13 (0.66%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.66%) French Language
14 12 (0.61%) Multimedia
15 11 (0.56%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.51%) Back Office
17 7 (0.36%) Front Office
18 6 (0.31%) Electronics
19 5 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 512 (26.07%) Developer
2 285 (14.51%) Support Engineer
3 283 (14.41%) Analyst
4 189 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
5 182 (9.27%) IT Support
6 169 (8.60%) Support Analyst
7 165 (8.40%) .NET Developer
8 158 (8.04%) iOS Developer
9 156 (7.94%) Desktop Support
10 91 (4.63%) Technical Support
11 77 (3.92%) Support Technician
12 73 (3.72%) Consultant
13 71 (3.62%) 3rd Line Support
13 71 (3.62%) Service Analyst
13 71 (3.62%) Service Desk Analyst
14 69 (3.51%) IT Support Engineer
15 58 (2.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 55 (2.80%) Desktop Analyst
17 54 (2.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 53 (2.70%) Mac Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (16.19%) .NET
2 262 (13.34%) ASP.NET
3 212 (10.79%) HTML
4 157 (7.99%) WCF
5 153 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 152 (7.74%) RESTful
7 124 (6.31%) CSS
7 124 (6.31%) ASP.NET Web API
8 105 (5.35%) Cocoa
9 101 (5.14%) HTML5
10 93 (4.74%) XML
11 84 (4.28%) JSON
12 70 (3.56%) REST
13 68 (3.46%) Web Services
14 65 (3.31%) jQuery
15 54 (2.75%) iOS SDK
16 51 (2.60%) WPF
17 43 (2.19%) Cocoa Touch
18 34 (1.73%) CSS3
19 31 (1.58%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 307 (15.63%) Blackberry
2 248 (12.63%) iPad
3 234 (11.91%) iPhone
3 234 (11.91%) Social Media
4 197 (10.03%) BBC
5 126 (6.42%) Mobile App
6 115 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
7 63 (3.21%) User Experience
8 44 (2.24%) Management Information System
9 43 (2.19%) Digital Media
10 40 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
11 33 (1.68%) Replication
11 33 (1.68%) Smartphone
12 31 (1.58%) Computer Science
13 30 (1.53%) Open Source
14 27 (1.37%) Clustering
15 18 (0.92%) PDA
15 18 (0.92%) Blog
16 17 (0.87%) Mathematics
16 17 (0.87%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1244 (63.34%) Windows
2 491 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 467 (23.78%) Windows 7
4 371 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 361 (18.38%) Mac OS X
6 337 (17.16%) Windows 8
7 329 (16.75%) Android
8 267 (13.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 223 (11.35%) Windows XP
10 189 (9.62%) Linux
11 186 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 51 (2.60%) Mac OS
13 45 (2.29%) Mac OS X Server
14 42 (2.14%) Windows Vista
15 39 (1.99%) Windows 2000 Server
16 34 (1.73%) UNIX
17 30 (1.53%) Debian
17 30 (1.53%) Windows Phone
18 29 (1.48%) Ubuntu
19 23 (1.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (13.49%) ITIL
3 215 (10.95%) iOS Development
4 201 (10.23%) MVC
5 190 (9.67%) TDD
6 188 (9.57%) OO
7 156 (7.94%) Service Delivery
8 134 (6.82%) BDD
9 120 (6.11%) Web Application Development
10 98 (4.99%) Business Intelligence
11 83 (4.23%) Time Management
12 78 (3.97%) Scrum
13 70 (3.56%) E-Commerce
14 66 (3.36%) Software Engineering
15 52 (2.65%) Problem Management
16 50 (2.55%) Analytics
17 49 (2.49%) Migration
17 49 (2.49%) OOP
18 46 (2.34%) Asset Management
19 45 (2.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 245 (12.47%) C#
2 220 (11.20%) SQL
3 191 (9.73%) Objective-C
4 144 (7.33%) Ruby
5 138 (7.03%) JavaScript
6 104 (5.30%) Java
7 82 (4.18%) T-SQL
8 66 (3.36%) PHP
9 42 (2.14%) C++
10 40 (2.04%) C
11 35 (1.78%) Python
12 24 (1.22%) VB.NET
13 17 (0.87%) Shell Script
14 14 (0.71%) PowerShell
14 14 (0.71%) Bash Shell
15 7 (0.36%) Perl
16 6 (0.31%) XAML
17 5 (0.25%) PHP5
18 4 (0.20%) VBScript
19 3 (0.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 274 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 186 (9.47%) MCSE
3 143 (7.28%) MCP
4 118 (6.01%) MCITP
5 95 (4.84%) Degree
6 93 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
7 89 (4.53%) CCNA
8 62 (3.16%) MCSA
8 62 (3.16%) MCTS
9 39 (1.99%) A+ Certification
10 33 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 20 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
12 15 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (0.71%) MOS
14 11 (0.56%) CCA
15 10 (0.51%) MCDST
16 9 (0.46%) CCNP
17 8 (0.41%) CISSP
18 7 (0.36%) ACTC
19 6 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (4.48%) SLA
2 57 (2.90%) QA
3 19 (0.97%) PCI DSS
3 19 (0.97%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.10%) GAAP
7 1 (0.051%) Data Quality
System Software
1 555 (28.26%) Active Directory
2 267 (13.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 147 (7.48%) Hyper-V
4 45 (2.29%) XenApp
5 35 (1.78%) vSphere
6 34 (1.73%) Terminal Services
7 32 (1.63%) XenDesktop
8 24 (1.22%) Samba
8 24 (1.22%) Varnish
8 24 (1.22%) KVM
9 21 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (0.56%) VMware ESX
11 11 (0.56%) MetaFrame
12 10 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 8 (0.41%) Kerio MailServer
14 7 (0.36%) UAG
15 6 (0.31%) Xsan
15 6 (0.31%) Novell eDirectory
16 5 (0.25%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 105 (5.35%) SCCM
2 49 (2.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 48 (2.44%) Backup Exec
4 33 (1.68%) ZABBIX
5 32 (1.63%) Puppet
6 30 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
7 27 (1.37%) HAProxy
8 24 (1.22%) FortiGate
8 24 (1.22%) StatsD
8 24 (1.22%) logstash
8 24 (1.22%) Kibana
8 24 (1.22%) Graphite
9 16 (0.81%) WSUS
10 15 (0.76%) NetBackup
11 14 (0.71%) Casper Suite
12 11 (0.56%) Nagios
13 8 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 6 (0.31%) ZENworks
14 6 (0.31%) ServiceCenter
15 5 (0.25%) Plesk
Vendors
1 727 (37.02%) Microsoft
2 346 (17.62%) VMware
3 304 (15.48%) Cisco
4 301 (15.33%) Google
5 243 (12.37%) Citrix
6 229 (11.66%) Facebook
7 227 (11.56%) HP
8 221 (11.25%) Sony
9 195 (9.93%) Yahoo!
10 122 (6.21%) Dell
11 103 (5.24%) Symantec
12 101 (5.14%) Avaya
13 93 (4.74%) Adobe
14 88 (4.48%) Juniper
15 51 (2.60%) Mitel
16 44 (2.24%) Oracle
17 39 (1.99%) IBM
18 37 (1.88%) EMC
19 36 (1.83%) Bloomberg
19 36 (1.83%) SonicWALL
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