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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple
Rank 326 360 387
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +27
Permanent jobs citing Apple 939 727 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.67% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 1.39% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 752 581 603
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £34,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +9.52%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54998 52169 56830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.23% 48.12% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 44076 42630 47908
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 1 August 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 August 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
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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 +19 851 £35,000 - 108
London +35 431 £38,500 -9.41% 49
South East +47 171 £33,000 +10.00% 18
City of London -9 64 £32,000 -29.28% 12
North West -28 58 £27,500 -21.42% 9
Oxfordshire +43 53 £33,000 +32.00% 4
East of England -3 49 £34,350 -8.40% 6
West Midlands +4 47 £30,000 - 4
Kent +32 44 £40,500 +88.37% 4
South West +10 43 £35,000 -15.15% 7
Abingdon +16 39 £33,000 +37.50% 2
Yorkshire -28 35 £26,000 +20.93% 11
Manchester -25 33 £22,500 -50.00% 6
West Yorkshire -40 28 £26,000 +28.39% 8
Scotland +6 27 £31,000 -32.97% 5
Hertfordshire -1 27 £50,750 +35.33% 1
Surrey -3 25 £22,500 -68.96%
Bristol +9 22 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Berkshire +4 21 £26,000 +4.00% 1
Cheshire -4 21 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Hampshire -16 20 £40,000 +15.94% 6
Aberdeen - 15 £27,500 - 1
Birmingham +10 14 £30,000 +4.34% 1
Somerset -5 14 £25,000 -9.09%
St Albans - 13 £65,000 - 1
Chester - 12 - -
Cambridgeshire +3 11 £30,000 -17.80% 2
Cambridge +2 11 £30,000 -17.80% 1
Bath -7 11 - -
Coventry +11 10 £32,000 -20.00% 1

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 1090 (62.21%) Windows
2 687 (39.21%) Microsoft
3 523 (29.85%) Active Directory
4 445 (25.40%) MS Office
5 416 (23.74%) MS Excel
6 396 (22.60%) Apple iOS
7 387 (22.09%) Windows 7
8 364 (20.78%) MS Exchange
9 351 (20.03%) Android
10 327 (18.66%) Blackberry
11 309 (17.64%) Mac OS X
11 309 (17.64%) SQL Server
12 301 (17.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 298 (17.01%) DNS
14 296 (16.89%) VMware
14 296 (16.89%) Windows 8
15 295 (16.84%) ITIL
16 286 (16.32%) Cisco
17 279 (15.92%) Microsoft Certification
18 266 (15.18%) TCP/IP
19 253 (14.44%) .NET
20 244 (13.93%) VMware Infrastructure
20 244 (13.93%) Google
21 231 (13.18%) iPhone
22 224 (12.79%) Citrix
23 213 (12.16%) DHCP
24 210 (11.99%) Sony
25 207 (11.82%) HP
26 204 (11.64%) Objective-C
27 203 (11.59%) MCSE

Apple
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 364 (20.78%) MS Exchange
2 114 (6.51%) Node.js
3 103 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 98 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 89 (5.08%) IIS
6 77 (4.39%) SharePoint
7 72 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 61 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 43 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 39 (2.23%) Lync
11 38 (2.17%) Apache
12 37 (2.11%) nginx
12 37 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
13 35 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2000
14 32 (1.83%) IBM Notes
15 31 (1.77%) Apache Solr
16 22 (1.26%) CMS
17 10 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
18 7 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
18 7 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 445 (25.40%) MS Office
2 416 (23.74%) MS Excel
3 41 (2.34%) Photoshop
4 33 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 21 (1.20%) InDesign
7 15 (0.86%) Acrobat
8 14 (0.80%) MS Visio
9 9 (0.51%) Adobe After Effects
9 9 (0.51%) MS Project
10 8 (0.46%) Final Cut Pro
11 7 (0.40%) Maya
12 4 (0.23%) Blender
13 3 (0.17%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.11%) Fireworks
14 2 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
15 1 (0.057%) Adobe Captivate
15 1 (0.057%) FrameMaker
15 1 (0.057%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.057%) Eikon
2 1 (0.057%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.057%) assyst
2 1 (0.057%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 100 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (4.05%) Office 365
3 45 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
4 40 (2.28%) IaaS
5 38 (2.17%) PaaS
6 30 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (0.91%) SaaS
8 13 (0.74%) GitHub
9 10 (0.57%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.17%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.057%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 298 (17.01%) DNS
2 266 (15.18%) TCP/IP
3 213 (12.16%) DHCP
4 165 (9.42%) LAN
5 161 (9.19%) Firewall
6 149 (8.50%) Wireless
7 142 (8.11%) VPN
8 126 (7.19%) SAN
9 123 (7.02%) WAN
10 81 (4.62%) Internet
11 53 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
12 42 (2.40%) Cisco IOS
12 42 (2.40%) VoIP
13 34 (1.94%) HTTP
14 27 (1.54%) VLAN
15 21 (1.20%) SMTP
16 20 (1.14%) NAS
16 20 (1.14%) iSCSI
17 17 (0.97%) Ethernet
18 16 (0.91%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (17.64%) SQL Server
2 130 (7.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 105 (5.99%) NoSQL
4 93 (5.31%) MySQL
5 60 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
6 56 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 51 (2.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 50 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 32 (1.83%) MongoDB
10 18 (1.03%) Relational Database
11 14 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (0.63%) SQLite
14 10 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (0.51%) Big Data
15 9 (0.51%) RDBMS
16 7 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
17 5 (0.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 179 (10.22%) Git (software)
2 87 (4.97%) Xcode
3 62 (3.54%) Subversion
4 34 (1.94%) Jenkins
5 32 (1.83%) TeamCity
6 24 (1.37%) Visual Studio
7 16 (0.91%) Selenium
8 13 (0.74%) Cucumber
9 12 (0.68%) Jasmine
10 10 (0.57%) Grunt
11 9 (0.51%) NUnit
12 8 (0.46%) JIRA
13 6 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (0.29%) PhantomJS
14 5 (0.29%) Rhino Mocks
14 5 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 4 (0.23%) Eclipse
16 3 (0.17%) Emacs
16 3 (0.17%) Trac
16 3 (0.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 140 (7.99%) Finance
2 115 (6.56%) Marketing
3 66 (3.77%) Publishing
4 58 (3.31%) Law
5 53 (3.03%) Advertising
6 52 (2.97%) Telecoms
7 42 (2.40%) Retail
8 37 (2.11%) Legal
9 34 (1.94%) Music Industry
10 27 (1.54%) Banking
11 22 (1.26%) Back Office
12 18 (1.03%) Games
13 14 (0.80%) Front Office
14 11 (0.63%) Multimedia
15 7 (0.40%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.34%) Automotive
16 6 (0.34%) French Language
17 5 (0.29%) Local Government
17 5 (0.29%) Spanish Language
18 4 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 448 (25.57%) Developer
2 346 (19.75%) Analyst
3 267 (15.24%) Support Engineer
4 234 (13.36%) Support Analyst
5 187 (10.67%) Desktop Support
6 185 (10.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 150 (8.56%) IT Support
8 149 (8.50%) iOS Developer
9 136 (7.76%) .NET Developer
10 96 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
11 93 (5.31%) Desktop Analyst
12 89 (5.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 74 (4.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 63 (3.60%) Technical Support
15 62 (3.54%) Service Analyst
16 61 (3.48%) Service Desk Analyst
17 59 (3.37%) Mobile Developer
18 54 (3.08%) Team Leader
19 53 (3.03%) Desktop Engineer
19 53 (3.03%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (14.44%) .NET
2 191 (10.90%) HTML
3 188 (10.73%) ASP.NET
4 141 (8.05%) RESTful
5 120 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 119 (6.79%) WCF
7 108 (6.16%) CSS
8 106 (6.05%) Web Services
9 105 (5.99%) ASP.NET Web API
10 89 (5.08%) HTML5
11 80 (4.57%) Cocoa
11 80 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 48 (2.74%) UIKit
13 46 (2.63%) iOS SDK
14 43 (2.45%) JSON
15 39 (2.23%) Cocoa Touch
16 36 (2.05%) XML
17 34 (1.94%) SOAP
18 33 (1.88%) jQuery
19 32 (1.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 327 (18.66%) Blackberry
2 231 (13.18%) iPhone
3 202 (11.53%) Social Media
4 196 (11.19%) iPad
5 170 (9.70%) BBC
6 142 (8.11%) Mobile App
7 73 (4.17%) Smartphone
8 47 (2.68%) Management Information System
9 38 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
9 38 (2.17%) Computer Science
10 34 (1.94%) Open Source
11 29 (1.66%) Animation
12 28 (1.60%) Replication
12 28 (1.60%) Clustering
12 28 (1.60%) Digital Media
13 25 (1.43%) Mathematics
14 21 (1.20%) Client/Server
15 17 (0.97%) PDA
16 15 (0.86%) IVR
17 11 (0.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1090 (62.21%) Windows
2 396 (22.60%) Apple iOS
3 387 (22.09%) Windows 7
4 351 (20.03%) Android
5 309 (17.64%) Mac OS X
6 301 (17.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 296 (16.89%) Windows 8
8 202 (11.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 193 (11.02%) Linux
10 179 (10.22%) Windows XP
11 171 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 116 (6.62%) Mac OS
13 55 (3.14%) UNIX
14 50 (2.85%) Windows Vista
15 42 (2.40%) Windows Phone
16 34 (1.94%) Windows 2000 Server
17 31 (1.77%) Debian
18 29 (1.66%) Ubuntu
19 27 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
20 19 (1.08%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (16.84%) ITIL
2 179 (10.22%) iOS Development
3 178 (10.16%) OO
4 172 (9.82%) MVC
5 146 (8.33%) TDD
6 113 (6.45%) BDD
7 101 (5.76%) Web Application Development
8 84 (4.79%) Service Delivery
9 80 (4.57%) Agile Software Development
10 66 (3.77%) Project Management
11 61 (3.48%) Time Management
12 60 (3.42%) Software Engineering
13 58 (3.31%) Scrum
14 57 (3.25%) Business Intelligence
15 55 (3.14%) Problem Management
15 55 (3.14%) Android Development
16 53 (3.03%) Unit Testing
17 48 (2.74%) E-Commerce
18 46 (2.63%) Service Management
19 45 (2.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 204 (11.64%) Objective-C
2 195 (11.13%) C#
3 188 (10.73%) SQL
4 128 (7.31%) Ruby
5 123 (7.02%) JavaScript
6 98 (5.59%) Java
7 69 (3.94%) C++
8 64 (3.65%) C
9 56 (3.20%) PHP
9 56 (3.20%) T-SQL
10 47 (2.68%) PowerShell
11 33 (1.88%) Python
12 25 (1.43%) VB
13 24 (1.37%) VB.NET
14 18 (1.03%) Bash Shell
15 17 (0.97%) Shell Script
15 17 (0.97%) VBScript
16 13 (0.74%) Perl
17 10 (0.57%) VB6
18 8 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 279 (15.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 203 (11.59%) MCSE
3 170 (9.70%) Degree
4 146 (8.33%) MCITP
5 110 (6.28%) MCP
6 99 (5.65%) MCSA
7 93 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
8 83 (4.74%) CCNA
9 70 (4.00%) MCTS
10 26 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (1.14%) MOS
12 18 (1.03%) A+ Certification
13 11 (0.63%) MCDST
14 10 (0.57%) ACTC
15 9 (0.51%) CCA
15 9 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
16 8 (0.46%) CISSP
16 8 (0.46%) ACSP
16 8 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 7 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (3.65%) SLA
2 61 (3.48%) QA
3 21 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.057%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.057%) GAAP
System Software
1 523 (29.85%) Active Directory
2 244 (13.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 92 (5.25%) Hyper-V
4 40 (2.28%) XenApp
5 33 (1.88%) XenDesktop
6 29 (1.66%) vSphere
6 29 (1.66%) Samba
7 26 (1.48%) Varnish
7 26 (1.48%) KVM
8 23 (1.31%) Terminal Services
9 21 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
10 16 (0.91%) VMware ESX
11 15 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (0.68%) XenServer
13 11 (0.63%) Terminal Server
14 10 (0.57%) Xen
15 9 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 8 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
17 7 (0.40%) Xsan
17 7 (0.40%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 116 (6.62%) SCCM
2 62 (3.54%) Backup Exec
3 60 (3.42%) Norton AntiVirus
4 26 (1.48%) ZABBIX
4 26 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (1.48%) Puppet
4 26 (1.48%) HAProxy
4 26 (1.48%) StatsD
4 26 (1.48%) logstash
4 26 (1.48%) Kibana
5 21 (1.20%) WSUS
6 9 (0.51%) SAP Afaria
7 8 (0.46%) Nagios
8 7 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (0.34%) ZENworks
9 6 (0.34%) FortiGate
10 5 (0.29%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
13 2 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 687 (39.21%) Microsoft
2 296 (16.89%) VMware
3 286 (16.32%) Cisco
4 244 (13.93%) Google
5 224 (12.79%) Citrix
6 210 (11.99%) Sony
7 207 (11.82%) HP
8 194 (11.07%) Facebook
9 168 (9.59%) Yahoo!
10 98 (5.59%) Juniper
11 95 (5.42%) Dell
12 92 (5.25%) Symantec
13 91 (5.19%) Adobe
14 75 (4.28%) Avaya
15 54 (3.08%) EMC
16 52 (2.97%) Meru Networks
17 51 (2.91%) Veeam
18 46 (2.63%) Oracle
19 35 (2.00%) Remedy
20 34 (1.94%) Toshiba
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