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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 447 512 490
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -22
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 536 528 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.49% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.39% 1.86% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 438 442 501
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +8.57%

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
22390 28433 31400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.60% 26.24% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18796 24068 26150
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 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 +84 515 £35,000 - 64
London +76 274 £36,158 +4.80% 37
South East +62 91 £35,000 -7.89% 7
South West +58 50 £31,500 +3.27% 8
North West -19 33 £42,500 -5.55% 4
East of England +11 30 £34,000 -20.00% 3
Oxfordshire +51 25 £42,500 -15.00% 2
City of London +39 25 £28,000 +1.81% 9
Surrey +36 21 £29,621 -28.19% 1
West Midlands -1 21 £32,500 +28.71% 1
Manchester -17 20 £45,000 - 1
Warwickshire +17 18 £32,500 +20.37%
Cambridgeshire +2 17 £34,000 -20.00% 1
Hampshire -4 16 £35,000 -21.34% 1
Berkshire +54 15 £29,810 -33.75% 2
Stockport +14 15 £45,000 - 1
Abingdon +13 15 - - 1
Cambridge +15 14 £33,000 -22.35% 1
Gloucestershire -4 14 £53,750 +7.50% 2
Southampton +24 13 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Cheshire +20 13 £20,500 -62.72% 3
Devon -1 13 £28,750 +85.48% 1
Exeter - 12 £28,750 - 1
Warwick - 11 £32,500 -
East Midlands -2 10 £47,500 +31.94% 2
Staines - 10 £29,621 -
Bristol +12 9 £33,500 +8.06% 2
Wilmslow - 9 £20,000 - 3
Yeovil - 9 £30,000 - 1
Somerset - 9 £30,000 - 1

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 910 (83.49%) Windows
2 476 (43.67%) Active Directory
3 460 (42.20%) Linux
4 458 (42.02%) Microsoft
5 348 (31.93%) Apple
6 318 (29.17%) Windows Server
7 282 (25.87%) Windows 7
8 253 (23.21%) VMware
9 233 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
10 225 (20.64%) Apple iOS
11 224 (20.55%) Office 365
12 217 (19.91%) Firewall
13 209 (19.17%) MS Office
14 192 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 177 (16.24%) Cisco
16 175 (16.06%) ITIL
17 172 (15.78%) TCP/IP
18 159 (14.59%) Windows Server 2012
19 157 (14.40%) Android
20 155 (14.22%) MS Excel
21 142 (13.03%) Windows Server 2008
22 138 (12.66%) Git (software)
23 136 (12.48%) DNS
24 133 (12.20%) MS Exchange
24 133 (12.20%) Finance
25 132 (12.11%) Degree
26 127 (11.65%) Python
27 114 (10.46%) Windows 8
28 108 (9.91%) JavaScript
29 107 (9.82%) Citrix

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
1 133 (12.20%) MS Exchange
2 77 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (5.32%) Skype for Business
4 33 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (2.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 30 (2.75%) Apache
7 27 (2.48%) WordPress
8 26 (2.39%) Tomcat
9 23 (2.11%) SharePoint
10 19 (1.74%) CMS
11 18 (1.65%) IIS
12 17 (1.56%) nginx
13 15 (1.38%) WebSphere
14 13 (1.19%) Confluence
14 13 (1.19%) CoreMedia CMS
15 9 (0.83%) Alfresco
15 9 (0.83%) Jetty
16 8 (0.73%) Apache Pig
16 8 (0.73%) Drupal
17 7 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 209 (19.17%) MS Office
2 155 (14.22%) MS Excel
3 29 (2.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.46%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.37%) MS Project
8 3 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.18%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.092%) InCopy
10 1 (0.092%) Maya
10 1 (0.092%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.092%) Pro/ENGINEER
10 1 (0.092%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 6 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.28%) Eikon
4 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.092%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.092%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.092%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 224 (20.55%) Office 365
2 68 (6.24%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (3.76%) G Suite
5 23 (2.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 14 (1.28%) PaaS
7 13 (1.19%) IaaS
8 11 (1.01%) SaaS
9 9 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.73%) Mimecast
11 7 (0.64%) iTunes
11 7 (0.64%) TestFlight
12 4 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.37%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.37%) Google Drive
13 3 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.28%) Slack
14 2 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.18%) Dropbox
14 2 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 217 (19.91%) Firewall
2 172 (15.78%) TCP/IP
3 136 (12.48%) DNS
4 95 (8.72%) VPN
5 89 (8.17%) DHCP
5 89 (8.17%) LAN
6 85 (7.80%) Internet
7 79 (7.25%) Wireless
8 77 (7.06%) SAN
9 66 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
10 63 (5.78%) WAN
11 54 (4.95%) VoIP
12 42 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
13 28 (2.57%) VLAN
14 26 (2.39%) Network Security
15 24 (2.20%) Skype
16 23 (2.11%) HTTP
16 23 (2.11%) SSL
17 20 (1.83%) NAS
18 17 (1.56%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 71 (6.51%) MySQL
3 32 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 31 (2.84%) Big Data
5 24 (2.20%) NoSQL
6 18 (1.65%) MongoDB
7 16 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (1.47%) RDBMS
7 16 (1.47%) SQLite
8 12 (1.10%) FileMaker
9 9 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (0.73%) Apache Hive
10 8 (0.73%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.64%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (0.64%) Redis
12 5 (0.46%) OrientDB
12 5 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 138 (12.66%) Git (software)
2 64 (5.87%) JIRA
3 57 (5.23%) Jenkins
4 42 (3.85%) Subversion
5 25 (2.29%) Mercurial
6 23 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 22 (2.02%) Xcode
8 20 (1.83%) Selenium
9 18 (1.65%) Hudson
10 14 (1.28%) Visual Studio
11 13 (1.19%) JUnit
12 10 (0.92%) Android Studio
12 10 (0.92%) Bitbucket
12 10 (0.92%) Maven
13 8 (0.73%) CocoaPods
13 8 (0.73%) CodeSonar
13 8 (0.73%) git-flow
13 8 (0.73%) Robot Framework
14 7 (0.64%) Vagrant
15 6 (0.55%) GDB
General
1 133 (12.20%) Finance
2 55 (5.05%) Marketing
3 43 (3.94%) Retail
4 40 (3.67%) Games
5 32 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.66%) Publishing
7 26 (2.39%) Banking
7 26 (2.39%) Legal
8 21 (1.93%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.74%) Advertising
10 17 (1.56%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.83%) Online Betting
12 6 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.46%) Electronics
14 3 (0.28%) Automotive
14 3 (0.28%) Law
15 2 (0.18%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.092%) Arabic Language
16 1 (0.092%) French Language
16 1 (0.092%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 190 (17.43%) Support Engineer
2 159 (14.59%) Developer
3 150 (13.76%) Analyst
4 118 (10.83%) IT Support
5 86 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 85 (7.80%) Support Analyst
7 84 (7.71%) Desktop Support
8 80 (7.34%) Desktop Engineer
9 66 (6.06%) Mac Engineer
10 64 (5.87%) IT Engineer
11 63 (5.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 63 (5.78%) Administrator
12 62 (5.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 62 (5.69%) Systems Administrator
13 58 (5.32%) IT Support Engineer
14 57 (5.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 53 (4.86%) IT Manager
16 45 (4.13%) Tester
17 44 (4.04%) Software Engineer
18 41 (3.76%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (7.61%) HTML
2 58 (5.32%) CSS
3 49 (4.50%) .NET
4 43 (3.94%) AngularJS
4 43 (3.94%) LAMP
5 38 (3.49%) Web Services
6 37 (3.39%) X-Windows
7 36 (3.30%) Node.js
8 34 (3.12%) Cocoa
9 32 (2.94%) XML
10 29 (2.66%) RESTful
11 25 (2.29%) JSON
11 25 (2.29%) Sass
12 24 (2.20%) REST
13 23 (2.11%) jQuery
14 22 (2.02%) SOAP
15 21 (1.93%) Cocoa Touch
15 21 (1.93%) Core Data
15 21 (1.93%) HTML5
16 19 (1.74%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 69 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (6.15%) iPad
3 63 (5.78%) iPhone
4 56 (5.14%) Mobile App
5 54 (4.95%) Blackberry
6 47 (4.31%) User Experience
6 47 (4.31%) Video Conferencing
7 44 (4.04%) Computer Science
8 36 (3.30%) Mathematics
9 35 (3.21%) Client/Server
10 33 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
10 33 (3.03%) Management Information System
11 22 (2.02%) Smartphone
12 21 (1.93%) Online Banking
12 21 (1.93%) Security Operations Centre
13 17 (1.56%) Driving Licence
14 16 (1.47%) Digital Media
15 15 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (1.19%) Cryptography
17 12 (1.10%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 910 (83.49%) Windows
2 460 (42.20%) Linux
3 318 (29.17%) Windows Server
4 282 (25.87%) Windows 7
5 225 (20.64%) Apple iOS
6 159 (14.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 157 (14.40%) Android
8 142 (13.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 114 (10.46%) Windows 8
10 102 (9.36%) Windows 10
11 93 (8.53%) Unix
12 68 (6.24%) Windows XP
13 45 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
14 31 (2.84%) Ubuntu
15 26 (2.39%) Debian
16 22 (2.02%) Mac OS
16 22 (2.02%) Mac OS X Server
17 19 (1.74%) Windows Phone
18 17 (1.56%) CentOS
19 16 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (16.06%) ITIL
3 100 (9.17%) Cybersecurity
4 88 (8.07%) Mentoring
5 87 (7.98%) Software Engineering
6 68 (6.24%) Information Security
7 61 (5.60%) Penetration Testing
8 58 (5.32%) Scrum
9 50 (4.59%) Data Protection
10 47 (4.31%) Service Delivery
11 46 (4.22%) Continuous Integration
11 46 (4.22%) Open Source
12 44 (4.04%) Configuration Management
13 43 (3.94%) Automated Testing
14 38 (3.49%) TDD
14 38 (3.49%) Time Management
15 37 (3.39%) Web Development
16 36 (3.30%) Analytics
16 36 (3.30%) Root Cause Analysis
17 34 (3.12%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 127 (11.65%) Python
2 108 (9.91%) JavaScript
3 106 (9.72%) C++
4 99 (9.08%) C
5 91 (8.35%) SQL
6 79 (7.25%) PowerShell
7 75 (6.88%) Objective-C
8 70 (6.42%) Java
9 55 (5.05%) PHP
10 53 (4.86%) Bash Shell
11 40 (3.67%) Ruby
12 35 (3.21%) Perl
13 30 (2.75%) C#
14 23 (2.11%) Apple Swift
15 15 (1.38%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.55%) Lua
17 4 (0.37%) CoffeeScript
17 4 (0.37%) Elixir
17 4 (0.37%) Erlang
17 4 (0.37%) ES6
Qualifications
1 132 (12.11%) Degree
2 105 (9.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 87 (7.98%) Cisco Certification
4 65 (5.96%) CISSP
5 60 (5.50%) MCSE
6 59 (5.41%) CCNA
7 43 (3.94%) MCP
8 42 (3.85%) MCSA
9 36 (3.30%) MCITP
10 32 (2.94%) SANS
11 28 (2.57%) CISM
11 28 (2.57%) Security Cleared
12 24 (2.20%) NVQ Level 3
13 23 (2.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 23 (2.11%) CCSP
14 22 (2.02%) ISEB
15 21 (1.93%) DV Cleared
16 18 (1.65%) A+ Certification
17 16 (1.47%) GCIH
17 16 (1.47%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.86%) SLA
2 51 (4.68%) QA
3 41 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (1.83%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.55%) SDET
7 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.092%) WCAG
System Software
1 476 (43.67%) Active Directory
2 192 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (9.17%) Hyper-V
4 40 (3.67%) XenApp
5 31 (2.84%) vSphere
6 26 (2.39%) Docker
7 25 (2.29%) Terminal Services
8 24 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (1.47%) VMware ESX
10 13 (1.19%) KVM
10 13 (1.19%) XenServer
11 12 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
12 11 (1.01%) Xen
13 9 (0.83%) XenDesktop
14 8 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
15 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (0.55%) Cygwin
16 6 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
17 5 (0.46%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 74 (6.79%) SCCM
2 45 (4.13%) Casper Suite
3 44 (4.04%) Puppet
4 30 (2.75%) Nagios
5 27 (2.48%) Backup Exec
6 11 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
7 9 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (0.83%) ZABBIX
8 8 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (0.73%) Salt
8 8 (0.73%) ZENworks
9 7 (0.64%) EMC VPLEX
9 7 (0.64%) Grafana
9 7 (0.64%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 7 (0.64%) SCOM
9 7 (0.64%) Simpana
9 7 (0.64%) StatsD
9 7 (0.64%) WSUS
10 6 (0.55%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.46%) Cacti
Vendors
1 458 (42.02%) Microsoft
2 348 (31.93%) Apple
3 253 (23.21%) VMware
4 177 (16.24%) Cisco
5 107 (9.82%) Citrix
6 67 (6.15%) Adobe
7 59 (5.41%) Google
8 52 (4.77%) Dell
9 38 (3.49%) Sophos
10 32 (2.94%) Polycom
11 31 (2.84%) Avaya
12 26 (2.39%) HP
13 21 (1.93%) ServiceNow
14 17 (1.56%) Red Hat
15 16 (1.47%) LANDesk
16 15 (1.38%) Atlassian
16 15 (1.38%) Novell
17 14 (1.28%) Juniper
18 13 (1.19%) SAP
18 13 (1.19%) Symantec
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Feltham, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + List of Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Voice and Script International
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ferndown, Dorset
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: Private Health/Medical + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandown, Isle of Wight
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SentryBay
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + exciting company
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago