The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 505 488 506
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 519 594 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.54% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.94% 2.00% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 411 530 487
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,475
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26799 29650 31839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.94% 26.80% 26.57%
Number of salaries quoted 22673 24804 26596
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mac OS X
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the UK.

Mac OS X Salary Trend in the UK

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS X over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Mac OS X Salary Histogram in the UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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 -38 470 £32,500 - 65
London -80 214 £28,000 -13.84% 28
South East +15 111 £40,000 +33.33% 11
Berkshire +13 38 £30,000 -29.41% 3
North West +51 37 £38,000 +38.18% 4
South West +18 29 £38,000 +1.33% 8
Hampshire +22 27 £45,000 +93.54% 5
West Midlands - 27 £35,000 - 4
East Midlands +19 22 £40,000 +41.59% 1
Manchester +13 21 £41,250 +83.33% 3
Nottingham +26 19 £40,000 +41.59%
Nottinghamshire +21 19 £40,000 +41.59% 1
City of London +34 18 £30,000 -7.69% 5
Scotland -1 18 £47,500 +48.43% 2
East of England -26 18 £42,500 +41.66% 6
Cheshire +37 16 £32,000 -28.88% 1
Surrey -8 14 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Warwickshire - 14 £35,000 - 1
Basingstoke +6 13 £45,000 +136.84% 2
Yorkshire +16 11 £24,500 -48.42% 3
Kent -17 11 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Andover - 11 £26,500 - 1
Gloucestershire +13 10 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Newbury +7 10 - -
Oxfordshire -3 10 £20,500 -24.36% 1
Warwick - 10 £35,000 - 1
Reading +5 9 £40,000 -5.88%
Hertfordshire +2 9 £60,000 +60.00% 4
Cambridge 0 9 £41,250 -5.71% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 9 £41,250 -8.33% 2

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Mac OS X 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 Mac OS X.

1 848 (83.38%) Windows
2 408 (40.12%) Linux
3 386 (37.95%) Microsoft
4 340 (33.43%) Active Directory
5 317 (31.17%) Apple
6 269 (26.45%) Windows 7
7 231 (22.71%) Windows Server
8 221 (21.73%) Agile Software Development
9 213 (20.94%) Apple iOS
10 211 (20.75%) Android
11 210 (20.65%) Windows 8
12 206 (20.26%) MS Office
13 194 (19.08%) C++
14 176 (17.31%) MS Excel
15 175 (17.21%) Java
16 156 (15.34%) VMware
17 147 (14.45%) Microsoft Certification
18 144 (14.16%) Unix
19 143 (14.06%) MS Exchange
20 140 (13.77%) Firewall
21 136 (13.37%) Cisco
22 133 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
23 130 (12.78%) Software Engineering
24 129 (12.68%) Git (software)
25 127 (12.49%) C
26 123 (12.09%) Degree
26 123 (12.09%) Office 365
27 121 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
28 118 (11.60%) ITIL
29 117 (11.50%) Windows Server 2008

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Mac OS X 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 Mac OS X. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 143 (14.06%) MS Exchange
2 58 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (4.42%) Skype for Business
4 44 (4.33%) Confluence
5 41 (4.03%) SharePoint
6 37 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 35 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 31 (3.05%) Node.js
9 27 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2000
10 23 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
11 21 (2.06%) Apache Spark
12 19 (1.87%) Apache
12 19 (1.87%) IIS
13 9 (0.88%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (0.79%) nginx
14 8 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
16 6 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
17 5 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 206 (20.26%) MS Office
2 176 (17.31%) MS Excel
3 28 (2.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 19 (1.87%) Photoshop
5 12 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.59%) InDesign
6 6 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.59%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.49%) Adobe After Effects
7 5 (0.49%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.39%) Final Cut Pro
8 4 (0.39%) Maya
8 4 (0.39%) MODO
9 3 (0.29%) QuarkXPress
10 2 (0.20%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.20%) ImageReady
11 1 (0.098%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.098%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.098%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.098%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.098%) Eikon
3 1 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.098%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 123 (12.09%) Office 365
2 81 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (3.24%) Google Apps
4 33 (3.24%) SaaS
5 9 (0.88%) Heroku
6 8 (0.79%) GitHub
7 7 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 5 (0.49%) Rackspace Cloud
9 4 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.29%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
10 3 (0.29%) Route 53
10 3 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.098%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.098%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 140 (13.77%) Firewall
2 116 (11.41%) DNS
3 115 (11.31%) TCP/IP
4 78 (7.67%) VPN
5 70 (6.88%) Internet
6 61 (6.00%) SAN
7 54 (5.31%) LAN
8 50 (4.92%) VoIP
9 44 (4.33%) DHCP
10 36 (3.54%) VLAN
11 31 (3.05%) Wi-Fi
12 28 (2.75%) SNMP
13 26 (2.56%) WAN
14 23 (2.26%) NAS
15 20 (1.97%) LDAP
16 19 (1.87%) HTTP
16 19 (1.87%) iSCSI
17 17 (1.67%) Skype
18 16 (1.57%) Remote Desktop
19 15 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (9.24%) SQL Server
2 63 (6.19%) MySQL
3 53 (5.21%) Hadoop
4 33 (3.24%) MongoDB
5 28 (2.75%) Big Data
6 21 (2.06%) Apache Accumulo
6 21 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 21 (2.06%) IBM InfoSphere
6 21 (2.06%) Neo4j
6 21 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (1.97%) Relational Database
7 20 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (1.18%) NoSQL
9 11 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (0.49%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.39%) MarkLogic
13 4 (0.39%) Redis
14 3 (0.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 129 (12.68%) Git (software)
2 92 (9.05%) Subversion
3 51 (5.01%) JIRA
4 39 (3.83%) Visual Studio
5 36 (3.54%) Jenkins
6 29 (2.85%) Mercurial
7 24 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (2.06%) Selenium
9 19 (1.87%) GDB
10 15 (1.47%) Grunt
10 15 (1.47%) gulp
11 12 (1.18%) Ant
12 11 (1.08%) JsTestDriver
13 10 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 10 (0.98%) Xcode
14 9 (0.88%) Hudson
15 8 (0.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 6 (0.59%) Bitbucket
16 6 (0.59%) CMake
16 6 (0.59%) Gradle
General
1 59 (5.80%) Marketing
2 42 (4.13%) Telecoms
3 41 (4.03%) Advertising
3 41 (4.03%) Retail
4 40 (3.93%) Finance
5 26 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 19 (1.87%) Legal
7 14 (1.38%) Games
8 11 (1.08%) Aerospace
9 8 (0.79%) Banking
9 8 (0.79%) Electronics
10 7 (0.69%) French Language
11 5 (0.49%) Local Government
12 4 (0.39%) Back Office
12 4 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.29%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.29%) Military
13 3 (0.29%) Publishing
14 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 265 (26.06%) Developer
2 185 (18.19%) Support Engineer
3 132 (12.98%) 2nd Line Support
4 131 (12.88%) Analyst
5 123 (12.09%) Desktop Support
6 105 (10.32%) C++ Developer
7 97 (9.54%) Desktop Engineer
8 88 (8.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 83 (8.16%) IT Support
10 77 (7.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 77 (7.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 72 (7.08%) Software Developer
12 68 (6.69%) Java Developer
13 67 (6.59%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
14 64 (6.29%) Windows Engineer
15 63 (6.19%) Support Analyst
16 56 (5.51%) C++ Software Developer
17 52 (5.11%) Software Engineer
18 49 (4.82%) Mac Engineer
19 48 (4.72%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (8.65%) HTML
2 84 (8.26%) CSS
3 78 (7.67%) Qt
4 63 (6.19%) Cocoa
5 47 (4.62%) Web Services
6 38 (3.74%) .NET
7 36 (3.54%) iOS SDK
7 36 (3.54%) OpenCL
8 32 (3.15%) X-Windows
9 31 (3.05%) HTML5
10 28 (2.75%) XML
11 27 (2.65%) AngularJS
12 26 (2.56%) OpenMP
13 24 (2.36%) Hibernate
13 24 (2.36%) jQuery
13 24 (2.36%) REST
13 24 (2.36%) ZeroMQ
14 22 (2.16%) Spring
15 21 (2.06%) Kafka
16 20 (1.97%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 121 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (9.14%) Blackberry
3 79 (7.77%) Computer Science
4 71 (6.98%) iPhone
5 51 (5.01%) Driving Licence
6 48 (4.72%) Mathematics
7 47 (4.62%) Mobile App
8 41 (4.03%) iPad
9 37 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
10 36 (3.54%) VHDL
11 34 (3.34%) Smartphone
12 26 (2.56%) CUDA
13 24 (2.36%) Client/Server
14 23 (2.26%) User Experience
15 22 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
16 20 (1.97%) Internet of Things
17 18 (1.77%) Management Information System
18 17 (1.67%) Graphic Design
19 15 (1.47%) Digital Media
20 11 (1.08%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 848 (83.38%) Windows
2 408 (40.12%) Linux
3 269 (26.45%) Windows 7
4 231 (22.71%) Windows Server
5 213 (20.94%) Apple iOS
6 211 (20.75%) Android
7 210 (20.65%) Windows 8
8 144 (14.16%) Unix
9 117 (11.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 99 (9.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 80 (7.87%) Windows 10
12 50 (4.92%) Windows XP
13 49 (4.82%) Mac OS
14 43 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
15 33 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 28 (2.75%) Windows 2000 Server
17 25 (2.46%) Windows Phone
18 23 (2.26%) Solaris
19 15 (1.47%) CentOS
20 14 (1.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (21.73%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (12.78%) Software Engineering
3 118 (11.60%) ITIL
4 88 (8.65%) Mentoring
5 74 (7.28%) Multithreading
6 71 (6.98%) Open Source
7 70 (6.88%) iOS Development
8 60 (5.90%) Scrum
9 58 (5.70%) Android Development
10 56 (5.51%) Waterfall
11 51 (5.01%) OOP
12 50 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (4.72%) DevOps
14 39 (3.83%) MVC
15 38 (3.74%) TDD
16 36 (3.54%) Problem Management
16 36 (3.54%) Secure Coding
17 35 (3.44%) Mobile Development
17 35 (3.44%) Patch Management
18 34 (3.34%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 194 (19.08%) C++
2 175 (17.21%) Java
3 127 (12.49%) C
4 112 (11.01%) Python
5 87 (8.55%) SQL
6 79 (7.77%) JavaScript
7 74 (7.28%) Objective-C
8 68 (6.69%) C#
9 63 (6.19%) Ruby
10 56 (5.51%) Perl
11 49 (4.82%) Scala
12 44 (4.33%) PowerShell
13 39 (3.83%) PHP
14 29 (2.85%) Bash Shell
15 18 (1.77%) Shell Script
16 15 (1.47%) VB
17 10 (0.98%) VB6
18 9 (0.88%) Apple Swift
19 8 (0.79%) T-SQL
19 8 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 147 (14.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 123 (12.09%) Degree
3 85 (8.36%) Security Cleared
4 72 (7.08%) MCSE
5 56 (5.51%) SC Cleared
6 49 (4.82%) MCITP
7 48 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
7 48 (4.72%) DV Cleared
8 46 (4.52%) CCNA
9 30 (2.95%) MCP
10 24 (2.36%) MCSA
11 14 (1.38%) ISEB
12 13 (1.28%) A+ Certification
13 9 (0.88%) CCA
13 9 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.69%) MCDST
16 6 (0.59%) ISTQB
16 6 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 5 (0.49%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (8.75%) SLA
2 76 (7.47%) QA
3 7 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.20%) WCAG
6 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 340 (33.43%) Active Directory
2 133 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (6.59%) Hyper-V
4 26 (2.56%) Cygwin
5 23 (2.26%) vSphere
6 21 (2.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 13 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (1.18%) Firmware
8 12 (1.18%) Terminal Services
9 8 (0.79%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.69%) Snort
10 7 (0.69%) vCloud
10 7 (0.69%) VirtualBox
10 7 (0.69%) Xen
11 6 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (0.49%) Docker
12 5 (0.49%) KVM
12 5 (0.49%) XenApp
13 4 (0.39%) NFS
13 4 (0.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 62 (6.10%) SCCM
2 24 (2.36%) Backup Exec
3 18 (1.77%) Ansible
4 15 (1.47%) Puppet
5 12 (1.18%) Casper Suite
5 12 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.69%) Nagios
7 6 (0.59%) EnCase
7 6 (0.59%) Salt
8 5 (0.49%) AirWatch
8 5 (0.49%) WSUS
9 4 (0.39%) DameWare
9 4 (0.39%) SCOM
9 4 (0.39%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.29%) Cacti
10 3 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.29%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.29%) Pingdom
10 3 (0.29%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 386 (37.95%) Microsoft
2 317 (31.17%) Apple
3 156 (15.34%) VMware
4 136 (13.37%) Cisco
5 115 (11.31%) Citrix
6 69 (6.78%) Adobe
7 49 (4.82%) Google
8 48 (4.72%) Avaya
9 39 (3.83%) HP
10 37 (3.64%) Atlassian
11 31 (3.05%) Sophos
12 30 (2.95%) Polycom
13 29 (2.85%) Oracle
14 28 (2.75%) IBM
15 26 (2.56%) Dell
16 15 (1.47%) Altiris
16 15 (1.47%) LANDesk
17 14 (1.38%) Juniper
17 14 (1.38%) Perforce
17 14 (1.38%) Symantec
South East London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Meadows Consulting Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum bens include pension, medical and li
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Meadows Consulting
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
AAP3
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Playtech
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Annual Bonus plus great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Premier Media
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23500 - £25500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago