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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 452 489 547
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +58
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 557 583 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.53% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.26% 2.00% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 471 498 418
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,216
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%

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
24675 29084 31152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.14% 26.38% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21077 24387 26060
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 521 £36,500 +4.28% 71
London -15 267 £37,500 +7.14% 39
South East +17 91 £35,000 +2.94% 9
South West +67 59 £40,000 +31.14% 4
City of London +67 41 £36,500 +14.06% 8
Hampshire +18 37 £43,500 -3.33% 4
North West +21 25 £45,000 +50.00% 6
Yorkshire +44 23 £24,500 -38.75% 1
West Midlands +16 22 £32,500 +22.64% 4
East of England +21 19 £20,500 -50.30% 2
Bristol +32 18 £27,500 -44.16%
Manchester +4 18 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Oxfordshire -6 17 - - 1
Abingdon - 17 - -
Gloucestershire +2 16 £49,000 +61.98% 1
Basingstoke -12 16 £49,000 +8.88% 2
East Midlands +17 15 £49,000 +61.98% 6
Scotland +7 15 £35,500 +1.42%
Warwickshire +18 13 £32,500 +22.64% 2
Stockport +10 13 £45,000 - 1
Devon +19 12 £40,000 +12.67%
Cheltenham 0 12 £49,000 +61.98%
Warwick - 12 £32,500 - 2
Berkshire -1 11 £34,000 -22.28% 3
Andover -1 11 £26,500 - 1
Nottingham +25 10 £47,500 +35.71% 4
Nottinghamshire +17 10 £47,500 +35.71% 4
South Yorkshire - 10 £31,500 -
Sheffield - 10 £31,500 -
Kent +2 9 £35,000 +16.66%

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 872 (81.12%) Windows
2 438 (40.74%) Linux
3 402 (37.40%) Microsoft
4 392 (36.47%) Active Directory
5 388 (36.09%) Apple
6 258 (24.00%) Apple iOS
7 257 (23.91%) Windows 7
8 240 (22.33%) Windows Server
9 226 (21.02%) Android
10 225 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
11 215 (20.00%) MS Office
12 211 (19.63%) VMware
13 185 (17.21%) MS Excel
14 184 (17.12%) Firewall
15 175 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
16 171 (15.91%) Office 365
17 163 (15.16%) C++
18 157 (14.60%) Windows 8
19 149 (13.86%) MS Exchange
20 142 (13.21%) DNS
21 138 (12.84%) Microsoft Certification
22 137 (12.74%) TCP/IP
23 136 (12.65%) Git (software)
24 135 (12.56%) Python
25 126 (11.72%) Cisco
26 125 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
27 119 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
28 115 (10.70%) JavaScript
29 109 (10.14%) Mentoring
30 108 (10.05%) SQL Server

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 149 (13.86%) MS Exchange
2 61 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (4.28%) Skype for Business
4 45 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (3.35%) SharePoint
6 26 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 22 (2.05%) Apache
8 19 (1.77%) Confluence
9 17 (1.58%) nginx
10 15 (1.40%) WordPress
11 13 (1.21%) Tomcat
12 11 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2000
13 10 (0.93%) IIS
14 8 (0.74%) Apache Spark
15 7 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
15 7 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
16 4 (0.37%) Alfresco
16 4 (0.37%) Zimbra
17 3 (0.28%) CMS
Applications
1 215 (20.00%) MS Office
2 185 (17.21%) MS Excel
3 23 (2.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 21 (1.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (1.77%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
6 5 (0.47%) InDesign
6 5 (0.47%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.37%) Final Cut Pro
7 4 (0.37%) Maya
7 4 (0.37%) MODO
7 4 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.19%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.093%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.093%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.093%) ImageReady
10 1 (0.093%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.19%) Eikon
3 2 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.093%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.093%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 171 (15.91%) Office 365
2 79 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
4 54 (5.02%) Google Apps
5 24 (2.23%) SaaS
6 12 (1.12%) iTunes
7 11 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 7 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.65%) Rackspace Cloud
9 6 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.47%) PaaS
11 4 (0.37%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.37%) Google Drive
11 4 (0.37%) IaaS
11 4 (0.37%) Route 53
11 4 (0.37%) TestFlight
11 4 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.28%) GitHub
12 3 (0.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 184 (17.12%) Firewall
2 142 (13.21%) DNS
3 137 (12.74%) TCP/IP
4 83 (7.72%) VPN
5 81 (7.53%) LAN
6 77 (7.16%) SAN
7 76 (7.07%) Internet
8 69 (6.42%) DHCP
9 61 (5.67%) VoIP
10 52 (4.84%) WAN
11 39 (3.63%) VLAN
12 37 (3.44%) NAS
12 37 (3.44%) Wi-Fi
13 29 (2.70%) Wireless
14 27 (2.51%) Skype
15 25 (2.33%) SNMP
16 22 (2.05%) Cisco IOS
16 22 (2.05%) HTTP
16 22 (2.05%) iSCSI
17 14 (1.30%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (10.05%) SQL Server
2 57 (5.30%) MySQL
3 38 (3.53%) Big Data
4 31 (2.88%) Hadoop
5 22 (2.05%) Relational Database
6 15 (1.40%) MongoDB
7 14 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (1.02%) NoSQL
9 11 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (1.02%) SQLite
10 8 (0.74%) Apache Accumulo
10 8 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (0.74%) FileMaker
10 8 (0.74%) IBM InfoSphere
10 8 (0.74%) Neo4j
11 4 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (0.37%) MarkLogic
12 3 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 136 (12.65%) Git (software)
2 84 (7.81%) Subversion
3 46 (4.28%) JIRA
4 41 (3.81%) Jenkins
5 32 (2.98%) Visual Studio
6 25 (2.33%) Mercurial
7 22 (2.05%) Xcode
8 17 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (1.40%) Selenium
10 14 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (1.21%) Hudson
12 10 (0.93%) GDB
13 8 (0.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 8 (0.74%) JUnit
13 8 (0.74%) Vagrant
14 7 (0.65%) Bugzilla
14 7 (0.65%) Maven
15 6 (0.56%) Android Studio
16 5 (0.47%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.47%) FogBugz
General
1 100 (9.30%) Finance
2 59 (5.49%) Marketing
3 43 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 34 (3.16%) Manufacturing
5 29 (2.70%) Retail
6 28 (2.60%) Banking
7 26 (2.42%) Games
8 18 (1.67%) Legal
9 16 (1.49%) Advertising
10 14 (1.30%) Publishing
11 13 (1.21%) Law
12 9 (0.84%) Electronics
13 8 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.65%) French Language
14 7 (0.65%) Local Government
15 6 (0.56%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.28%) Back Office
16 3 (0.28%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.28%) Italian Language
16 3 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 239 (22.23%) Developer
2 186 (17.30%) Support Engineer
3 134 (12.47%) Analyst
4 118 (10.98%) 2nd Line Support
5 101 (9.40%) Desktop Support
6 95 (8.84%) IT Support
7 86 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 79 (7.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 75 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 73 (6.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 69 (6.42%) Support Analyst
12 67 (6.23%) C++ Developer
13 66 (6.14%) Mac Engineer
13 66 (6.14%) Windows Engineer
14 58 (5.40%) IT Engineer
15 52 (4.84%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
16 48 (4.47%) iOS Developer
17 45 (4.19%) Software Developer
18 44 (4.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
19 40 (3.72%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (9.95%) HTML
2 93 (8.65%) CSS
3 61 (5.67%) Cocoa
4 48 (4.47%) Qt
4 48 (4.47%) Web Services
5 37 (3.44%) .NET
5 37 (3.44%) AngularJS
5 37 (3.44%) X-Windows
6 35 (3.26%) XML
7 33 (3.07%) REST
8 25 (2.33%) HTML5
8 25 (2.33%) iOS SDK
9 22 (2.05%) RESTful
10 21 (1.95%) ASP.NET
10 21 (1.95%) Hibernate
10 21 (1.95%) SOAP
11 19 (1.77%) Node.js
11 19 (1.77%) Ruby on Rails
12 17 (1.58%) .NET Framework
12 17 (1.58%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 119 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (7.26%) Mobile App
3 75 (6.98%) Blackberry
4 64 (5.95%) iPhone
5 58 (5.40%) iPad
6 55 (5.12%) Smartphone
7 44 (4.09%) Computer Science
8 42 (3.91%) Driving Licence
9 35 (3.26%) Management Information System
9 35 (3.26%) User Experience
9 35 (3.26%) Video Conferencing
10 29 (2.70%) Digital Media
11 24 (2.23%) Mathematics
12 21 (1.95%) Online Banking
12 21 (1.95%) Security Operations Centre
13 20 (1.86%) Client/Server
14 16 (1.49%) Data Centre
15 15 (1.40%) CUDA
15 15 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (1.40%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 872 (81.12%) Windows
2 438 (40.74%) Linux
3 258 (24.00%) Apple iOS
4 257 (23.91%) Windows 7
5 240 (22.33%) Windows Server
6 226 (21.02%) Android
7 157 (14.60%) Windows 8
8 125 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 101 (9.40%) Windows 10
10 95 (8.84%) Unix
10 95 (8.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 58 (5.40%) Windows XP
12 52 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 46 (4.28%) Mac OS
14 27 (2.51%) Windows Phone
15 24 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 24 (2.23%) Windows Vista
16 21 (1.95%) Debian
16 21 (1.95%) Mac OS X Server
17 20 (1.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (10.14%) Mentoring
3 108 (10.05%) ITIL
4 100 (9.30%) Software Engineering
5 69 (6.42%) iOS Development
6 56 (5.21%) Scrum
7 54 (5.02%) Open Source
8 53 (4.93%) Cybersecurity
9 52 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (4.56%) Project Management
10 49 (4.56%) Secure Coding
11 46 (4.28%) Multithreading
12 44 (4.09%) MVC
13 43 (4.00%) Android Development
14 42 (3.91%) Analytics
15 38 (3.53%) Time Management
15 38 (3.53%) Web Development
16 37 (3.44%) OOP
17 36 (3.35%) Information Security
17 36 (3.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 163 (15.16%) C++
2 135 (12.56%) Python
3 115 (10.70%) JavaScript
4 103 (9.58%) C
5 95 (8.84%) Objective-C
6 93 (8.65%) Java
7 88 (8.19%) SQL
8 71 (6.60%) PowerShell
9 65 (6.05%) C#
10 56 (5.21%) Ruby
11 52 (4.84%) Perl
12 49 (4.56%) PHP
13 46 (4.28%) Bash Shell
14 25 (2.33%) Apple Swift
14 25 (2.33%) Shell Script
15 24 (2.23%) Scala
16 9 (0.84%) T-SQL
17 8 (0.74%) VB
17 8 (0.74%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.65%) Lua
Qualifications
1 138 (12.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 102 (9.49%) Degree
3 67 (6.23%) Cisco Certification
3 67 (6.23%) MCSE
4 52 (4.84%) Security Cleared
5 43 (4.00%) CCNA
6 42 (3.91%) MCITP
6 42 (3.91%) MCP
7 32 (2.98%) MCSA
8 29 (2.70%) CISSP
9 25 (2.33%) DV Cleared
10 23 (2.14%) SANS
11 21 (1.95%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 21 (1.95%) CCSP
11 21 (1.95%) ISEB
12 16 (1.49%) A+ Certification
12 16 (1.49%) SC Cleared
13 11 (1.02%) MCDST
14 10 (0.93%) MOS
15 8 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (8.28%) SLA
2 62 (5.77%) QA
3 16 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.56%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 392 (36.47%) Active Directory
2 175 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (1.49%) KVM
5 16 (1.49%) Terminal Services
5 16 (1.49%) vSphere
6 15 (1.40%) Cygwin
6 15 (1.40%) Docker
7 14 (1.30%) XenApp
8 13 (1.21%) XenDesktop
9 12 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
10 10 (0.93%) VMware ESX
11 9 (0.84%) Firmware
11 9 (0.84%) Xen
12 8 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 8 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (0.56%) LXC
13 6 (0.56%) vCloud
13 6 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 57 (5.30%) SCCM
2 28 (2.60%) Casper Suite
3 21 (1.95%) Ansible
3 21 (1.95%) Puppet
4 19 (1.77%) Backup Exec
5 18 (1.67%) Nagios
6 15 (1.40%) Failover Clustering
7 12 (1.12%) WSUS
8 10 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
8 10 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (0.93%) SafeCom
9 8 (0.74%) AirWatch
10 7 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (0.56%) Opsview
12 4 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
12 4 (0.37%) Salt
12 4 (0.37%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.28%) Icinga
13 3 (0.28%) SCOM
13 3 (0.28%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 402 (37.40%) Microsoft
2 388 (36.09%) Apple
3 211 (19.63%) VMware
4 126 (11.72%) Cisco
5 96 (8.93%) Citrix
6 77 (7.16%) Adobe
7 76 (7.07%) Google
8 45 (4.19%) Sophos
9 40 (3.72%) HP
10 36 (3.35%) Avaya
11 32 (2.98%) Dell
12 29 (2.70%) Polycom
13 21 (1.95%) Sage
14 20 (1.86%) Symantec
15 19 (1.77%) LANDesk
16 17 (1.58%) Juniper
16 17 (1.58%) Red Hat
17 15 (1.40%) IBM
17 15 (1.40%) NetApp
17 15 (1.40%) Veeam
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + comprehensive corporate benefits!
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Company Bonus Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: BUPA, pension + multiple perks
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens, Training and Progression
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum + training & certs
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £0 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Flexible hours, Bonus + more!
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare Plan etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £26000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £27000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £16000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
onezeero.
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + bonus / benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £19000 - £20000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago