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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 447 466 555
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +89
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 563 559 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.48% 0.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.99% 1.79% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 482 477 306
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%

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
28330 31216 29287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.66% 26.68% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 23712 26262 24805
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 1 June 2015 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 1 June 2015. 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 +14 503 £32,500 -7.14% 79
London +46 305 £32,500 - 42
South East +6 110 £37,500 -6.25% 12
East of England +27 50 £37,500 - 14
City of London +37 34 £32,250 +10.25% 4
Surrey +40 28 £30,000 -29.41% 3
Berkshire +4 26 £42,500 +30.76%
Hertfordshire +13 21 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Kent +13 17 £30,000 -16.66%
Reading +9 16 £42,500 -33.33%
South West -26 16 £33,000 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire +7 14 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Bedfordshire - 13 £20,500 -
Wales +8 12 £47,500 +75.92%
Scotland +6 12 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Oxfordshire +20 11 £40,000 -5.88% 2
South Wales +10 11 £47,500 +75.92%
Uxbridge +3 11 £24,000 -31.42% 2
Stevenage +24 10 £47,500 +72.72%
Crawley +11 9 £35,000 - 1
West Sussex +8 9 £35,000 +34.61% 1
Hampshire -4 9 £36,250 -8.22% 1
County Antrim - 9 - -
Belfast - 9 - -
Northern Ireland - 9 - -
Oxford +13 8 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Yorkshire +11 8 £43,750 +107.44% 5
Cambridge +6 8 £43,750 +9.37% 4
Bristol -17 8 £40,000 +45.45%
Cwmbran - 8 £49,500 -

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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.

1 808 (71.63%) Windows
2 448 (39.72%) Microsoft
3 418 (37.06%) Apple
4 371 (32.89%) Active Directory
5 341 (30.23%) MS Office
6 324 (28.72%) Linux
7 300 (26.60%) Apple iOS
8 249 (22.07%) Windows 8
9 243 (21.54%) Windows 7
10 217 (19.24%) MS Exchange
11 213 (18.88%) MS Excel
12 205 (18.17%) Android
13 189 (16.76%) Windows Server 2008
14 183 (16.22%) Firewall
15 182 (16.13%) JavaScript
16 177 (15.69%) VMware
17 165 (14.63%) HTML
18 164 (14.54%) Agile Software Development
19 161 (14.27%) Blackberry
20 154 (13.65%) Cisco
21 151 (13.39%) Windows XP
22 144 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
23 141 (12.50%) Python
23 141 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
24 140 (12.41%) Windows Server 2003
25 137 (12.15%) TCP/IP
25 137 (12.15%) Degree
26 136 (12.06%) C++
26 136 (12.06%) Git (software)
27 134 (11.88%) iPhone

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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
1 217 (19.24%) MS Exchange
2 58 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (4.34%) Node.js
4 45 (3.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 41 (3.63%) SharePoint
6 35 (3.10%) IIS
7 30 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2000
8 25 (2.22%) Apache
9 24 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
10 22 (1.95%) Lync
11 21 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2003
12 18 (1.60%) WordPress
13 17 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
14 16 (1.42%) nginx
14 16 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
14 16 (1.42%) Tomcat
15 14 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
15 14 (1.24%) CMS
16 12 (1.06%) Drupal
17 8 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 341 (30.23%) MS Office
2 213 (18.88%) MS Excel
3 42 (3.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 34 (3.01%) Photoshop
5 19 (1.68%) Adobe Illustrator
6 18 (1.60%) InDesign
6 18 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.71%) Acrobat
8 7 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.35%) Final Cut Pro
9 4 (0.35%) 3ds Max
10 3 (0.27%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.27%) Maya
11 2 (0.18%) HipChat
11 2 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.18%) CINEMA 4D
11 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.18%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.089%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.089%) Houdini
Business Applications
1 5 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.089%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.089%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 86 (7.62%) Office 365
2 32 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (2.39%) Google Apps
4 16 (1.42%) SaaS
5 12 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (0.53%) PaaS
8 4 (0.35%) Heroku
9 3 (0.27%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.089%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.089%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.089%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.089%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 183 (16.22%) Firewall
2 137 (12.15%) TCP/IP
3 121 (10.73%) DNS
4 115 (10.20%) VPN
5 104 (9.22%) DHCP
6 91 (8.07%) LAN
7 89 (7.89%) SAN
8 80 (7.09%) Internet
9 79 (7.00%) Wireless
10 68 (6.03%) WAN
11 55 (4.88%) HTTP
12 46 (4.08%) VoIP
12 46 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
13 43 (3.81%) Wi-Fi
14 29 (2.57%) VLAN
15 17 (1.51%) NAS
16 16 (1.42%) DVB
17 13 (1.15%) IPv4
17 13 (1.15%) Wireshark
18 10 (0.89%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (7.89%) MySQL
2 71 (6.29%) SQL Server
3 34 (3.01%) NoSQL
4 30 (2.66%) Relational Database
5 20 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (1.24%) MongoDB
7 11 (0.98%) FileMaker
7 11 (0.98%) Big Data
8 10 (0.89%) RDBMS
9 9 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.53%) Mahout
12 5 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.35%) CouchDB
14 2 (0.18%) Neo4j
14 2 (0.18%) Redis
14 2 (0.18%) MS Access
15 1 (0.089%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 1 (0.089%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 136 (12.06%) Git (software)
2 38 (3.37%) Xcode
3 29 (2.57%) Subversion
4 27 (2.39%) JIRA
5 24 (2.13%) Selenium
6 20 (1.77%) Robotium
6 20 (1.77%) Gradle
6 20 (1.77%) Android Studio
6 20 (1.77%) Appium
7 18 (1.60%) Jenkins
8 15 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (0.80%) Visual Studio
9 9 (0.80%) Hudson
9 9 (0.80%) Bitbucket
10 8 (0.71%) Bugzilla
11 7 (0.62%) Jasmine
11 7 (0.62%) Mocha
11 7 (0.62%) Sinon.JS
12 4 (0.35%) Axure RP
13 3 (0.27%) PHPUnit
General
1 110 (9.75%) Finance
2 73 (6.47%) Marketing
3 57 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 46 (4.08%) Games
5 38 (3.37%) Advertising
6 26 (2.30%) Retail
7 19 (1.68%) Banking
8 18 (1.60%) Publishing
9 15 (1.33%) Multimedia
10 13 (1.15%) Legal
11 10 (0.89%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.44%) Back Office
12 5 (0.44%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.35%) Interactive Media
13 4 (0.35%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.35%) Front Office
14 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.27%) Electronics
14 3 (0.27%) Russian Language
15 2 (0.18%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 271 (24.02%) Support Engineer
2 226 (20.04%) Developer
3 130 (11.52%) Analyst
4 106 (9.40%) 2nd Line Support
5 105 (9.31%) IT Support
6 93 (8.24%) Desktop Support
7 82 (7.27%) Support Analyst
8 79 (7.00%) Technical Support
9 73 (6.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 66 (5.85%) Mac Engineer
11 61 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
12 58 (5.14%) Administrator
13 54 (4.79%) Systems Administrator
14 52 (4.61%) Desktop Engineer
15 48 (4.26%) Support Technician
15 48 (4.26%) Senior Developer
16 46 (4.08%) Software Engineer
17 42 (3.72%) 1st Line Support
18 41 (3.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
18 41 (3.63%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (14.63%) HTML
2 102 (9.04%) CSS
3 67 (5.94%) Ruby on Rails
4 64 (5.67%) .NET
5 59 (5.23%) Web Services
6 51 (4.52%) REST
7 49 (4.34%) ASP.NET
7 49 (4.34%) HTML5
8 42 (3.72%) jQuery
9 37 (3.28%) iOS SDK
9 37 (3.28%) JSON
10 36 (3.19%) RESTful
11 34 (3.01%) XML
12 28 (2.48%) Spring
13 25 (2.22%) Hibernate
13 25 (2.22%) Qt
14 22 (1.95%) CSS3
15 20 (1.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 20 (1.77%) OpenGL
15 20 (1.77%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 161 (14.27%) Blackberry
2 134 (11.88%) iPhone
3 105 (9.31%) Computer Science
4 104 (9.22%) iPad
5 63 (5.59%) Mobile App
6 50 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
7 45 (3.99%) User Experience
8 34 (3.01%) Video Conferencing
9 22 (1.95%) Graphic Design
10 20 (1.77%) Management Information System
11 17 (1.51%) Data Centre
12 16 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (1.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (1.42%) Cryptography
13 15 (1.33%) PDA
13 15 (1.33%) Digital Media
14 14 (1.24%) Visualisation
15 13 (1.15%) Smartphone
16 12 (1.06%) Streaming Video
17 11 (0.98%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 808 (71.63%) Windows
2 324 (28.72%) Linux
3 300 (26.60%) Apple iOS
4 249 (22.07%) Windows 8
5 243 (21.54%) Windows 7
6 205 (18.17%) Android
7 189 (16.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 151 (13.39%) Windows XP
9 144 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 140 (12.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 123 (10.90%) UNIX
12 47 (4.17%) Windows Vista
13 37 (3.28%) CentOS
14 34 (3.01%) Mac OS
15 30 (2.66%) Windows 2000 Server
16 21 (1.86%) Ubuntu
17 19 (1.68%) Fedora
18 18 (1.60%) Windows Phone
19 15 (1.33%) Mac OS X Server
20 11 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (14.54%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (11.79%) ITIL
3 101 (8.95%) TDD
4 87 (7.71%) OO
5 68 (6.03%) Software Engineering
6 66 (5.85%) Multithreading
7 57 (5.05%) Project Management
8 56 (4.96%) Incident Management
8 56 (4.96%) iOS Development
9 54 (4.79%) Service Delivery
10 49 (4.34%) MVC
11 45 (3.99%) Memory Management
12 44 (3.90%) Configuration Management
13 42 (3.72%) Problem Management
13 42 (3.72%) Time Management
14 40 (3.55%) E-Commerce
14 40 (3.55%) Line Management
15 39 (3.46%) Mentoring
16 38 (3.37%) Service Management
16 38 (3.37%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 182 (16.13%) JavaScript
2 141 (12.50%) Python
3 136 (12.06%) C++
4 126 (11.17%) Java
5 98 (8.69%) SQL
6 93 (8.24%) Objective-C
7 90 (7.98%) C
8 83 (7.36%) Ruby
9 81 (7.18%) PHP
10 50 (4.43%) Shell Script
11 48 (4.26%) Perl
12 35 (3.10%) Scala
13 30 (2.66%) Apple Swift
14 29 (2.57%) Bash Shell
15 26 (2.30%) C#
16 23 (2.04%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.53%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.44%) Go
19 4 (0.35%) Lua
19 4 (0.35%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 141 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 137 (12.15%) Degree
3 83 (7.36%) MCSE
4 79 (7.00%) Cisco Certification
5 76 (6.74%) CCNA
6 49 (4.34%) MCITP
7 37 (3.28%) MCP
8 35 (3.10%) MCSA
9 30 (2.66%) A+ Certification
10 16 (1.42%) MCTS
11 14 (1.24%) MOS
12 13 (1.15%) ACMT
12 13 (1.15%) ACSP
13 9 (0.80%) ACSA
14 8 (0.71%) ACTC
14 8 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 6 (0.53%) GCIH
17 5 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (6.38%) SLA
2 51 (4.52%) QA
3 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 371 (32.89%) Active Directory
2 130 (11.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (6.12%) Hyper-V
4 19 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (1.60%) NFS
6 17 (1.51%) Postfix
7 16 (1.42%) ISA Server
8 13 (1.15%) XenApp
9 11 (0.98%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.89%) VMware ESX
11 8 (0.71%) Docker
11 8 (0.71%) vSphere
12 6 (0.53%) XenServer
12 6 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.44%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.35%) Snort
15 2 (0.18%) Corosync
15 2 (0.18%) Kerio MailServer
15 2 (0.18%) Samba
15 2 (0.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 38 (3.37%) Casper Suite
2 32 (2.84%) SCCM
3 29 (2.57%) Puppet
4 26 (2.30%) Backup Exec
5 12 (1.06%) NetBackup
5 12 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
7 10 (0.89%) WSUS
8 8 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (0.71%) ZABBIX
9 7 (0.62%) AirWatch
10 6 (0.53%) DameWare
10 6 (0.53%) Nagios
11 5 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 3 (0.27%) FortiGate
13 2 (0.18%) Pacemaker
13 2 (0.18%) SCVMM
14 1 (0.089%) ZENworks
14 1 (0.089%) Tivoli
14 1 (0.089%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 448 (39.72%) Microsoft
2 418 (37.06%) Apple
3 177 (15.69%) VMware
4 154 (13.65%) Cisco
5 82 (7.27%) Citrix
6 79 (7.00%) Adobe
7 47 (4.17%) Symantec
7 47 (4.17%) Avaya
8 40 (3.55%) Google
9 39 (3.46%) HP
10 38 (3.37%) Dell
11 33 (2.93%) Juniper
12 31 (2.75%) ServiceNow
13 30 (2.66%) Red Hat
14 22 (1.95%) Veeam
14 22 (1.95%) MobileIron
14 22 (1.95%) Sophos
15 21 (1.86%) Mitel
16 20 (1.77%) McAfee
17 16 (1.42%) Xamarin
London
ASOS.Com
Salary: Competitive salary + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
Wavex Technology Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
PCR
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + 3k & 28 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus 15% Bonus plus Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £40,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stott and May
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 4 days ago