The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 451 555 550
Rank change year-on-year
+104 -5
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 616 346 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.91% 1.15% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 514 295 363
Average salary £33,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32237 30128 33555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.57% 27.13% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 26870 25240 28921
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +97 583 £33,500 +4.68% 60
London +68 343 £32,500 +6.55% 37
South East +51 114 £40,000 +14.28% 10
City of London +25 60 £29,500 -9.23% 7
East Sussex +25 43 £40,000 +73.91%
Brighton +24 43 £40,000 +73.91%
South West +6 36 £27,500 -31.25%
Berkshire +10 33 £42,500 -15.00% 2
East of England -12 31 £40,000 +29.03% 4
North West +11 29 £32,500 +13.04% 5
Manchester +14 24 £33,500 +16.52% 4
Bristol +2 24 £27,500 -31.25%
Cambridgeshire +2 19 £40,000 +29.03% 2
Cambridge +2 18 £40,000 +29.03% 2
Scotland +2 16 £40,000 +86.04% 4
Yorkshire -44 15 £27,500 -15.38%
Docklands, London +8 14 £42,500 -
Surrey +3 14 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Edinburgh - 14 £40,000 - 4
Hampshire +1 11 £36,750 +104.16%
Newbury +2 9 £50,000 +92.30%
Sheffield -11 9 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire -12 9 £42,500 -
East Midlands -16 9 £32,500 -53.57% 3
Kent - 9 £32,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +12 8 £27,500 -11.29% 2
Nottingham +7 8 £32,500 -53.57% 1
Nottinghamshire +1 8 £32,500 -53.57% 2
Bracknell - 7 £35,000 -
West Midlands +9 6 £23,000 -27.55% 1

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 793 (74.60%) Windows
2 498 (46.85%) Linux
3 321 (30.20%) Microsoft
4 295 (27.75%) Active Directory
5 253 (23.80%) Apple
6 231 (21.73%) MS Office
7 226 (21.26%) Degree
8 218 (20.51%) Windows 7
9 203 (19.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 202 (19.00%) JavaScript
11 193 (18.16%) Java
12 187 (17.59%) C++
13 186 (17.50%) Python
14 181 (17.03%) Git (software)
15 179 (16.84%) MS Exchange
16 167 (15.71%) Apple iOS
17 166 (15.62%) HTML
18 162 (15.24%) MS Excel
19 154 (14.49%) TCP/IP
20 152 (14.30%) ITIL
20 152 (14.30%) Firewall
21 150 (14.11%) VMware
22 149 (14.02%) Windows XP
23 145 (13.64%) Web Services
24 143 (13.45%) MySQL
25 133 (12.51%) Windows 8
26 129 (12.14%) Cisco
27 128 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
27 128 (12.04%) Android
28 127 (11.95%) DNS

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 179 (16.84%) MS Exchange
2 88 (8.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (7.71%) Tomcat
4 67 (6.30%) IIS
5 56 (5.27%) Node.js
6 48 (4.52%) SharePoint
7 47 (4.42%) Apache
8 43 (4.05%) Apache Solr
9 36 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 36 (3.39%) Alfresco
10 33 (3.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 28 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
12 24 (2.26%) WordPress
13 22 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
14 21 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
14 21 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
15 20 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
16 17 (1.60%) Confluence
16 17 (1.60%) WebLogic
17 13 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 231 (21.73%) MS Office
2 162 (15.24%) MS Excel
3 65 (6.11%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.94%) Acrobat
5 9 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.56%) Maya
8 5 (0.47%) QuarkXPress
9 4 (0.38%) InDesign
9 4 (0.38%) Final Cut Pro
10 3 (0.28%) FrameMaker
10 3 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.094%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.094%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.094%) Houdini
Business Applications
1 10 (0.94%) Eikon
2 4 (0.38%) Sophis RISQUE
2 4 (0.38%) Magento
3 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.094%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 66 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (3.39%) Office 365
3 27 (2.54%) Google Apps
4 23 (2.16%) GitHub
5 21 (1.98%) SaaS
6 16 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.47%) IaaS
9 4 (0.38%) PaaS
10 2 (0.19%) Heroku
11 1 (0.094%) Joyent
11 1 (0.094%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 154 (14.49%) TCP/IP
2 152 (14.30%) Firewall
3 127 (11.95%) DNS
4 90 (8.47%) DHCP
5 74 (6.96%) LAN
6 73 (6.87%) VPN
7 68 (6.40%) VoIP
8 53 (4.99%) SAN
8 53 (4.99%) Internet
9 49 (4.61%) LDAP
10 44 (4.14%) WAN
11 38 (3.57%) Wireless
12 28 (2.63%) Ethernet
13 27 (2.54%) HTTP
14 26 (2.45%) NAS
15 25 (2.35%) SMTP
16 23 (2.16%) Network Security
17 20 (1.88%) Cisco IOS
17 20 (1.88%) iSCSI
18 16 (1.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (13.45%) MySQL
2 118 (11.10%) SQL Server
3 60 (5.64%) MongoDB
4 52 (4.89%) NoSQL
5 44 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (2.07%) Relational Database
8 18 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
10 13 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (0.94%) RDBMS
12 9 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.66%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.56%) MarkLogic
14 6 (0.56%) Redis
15 4 (0.38%) OrientDB
15 4 (0.38%) Hazelcast
15 4 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (0.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 181 (17.03%) Git (software)
2 109 (10.25%) Subversion
3 50 (4.70%) JIRA
4 39 (3.67%) Jenkins
5 32 (3.01%) Eclipse
6 29 (2.73%) JUnit
7 27 (2.54%) Visual Studio
8 26 (2.45%) Xcode
8 26 (2.45%) Ant
8 26 (2.45%) Selenium
9 22 (2.07%) Maven
9 22 (2.07%) Hudson
10 19 (1.79%) Mercurial
11 18 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 16 (1.51%) Bugzilla
13 13 (1.22%) TestNG
13 13 (1.22%) WebDriver
13 13 (1.22%) Mockito
14 12 (1.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 83 (7.81%) Finance
2 61 (5.74%) Advertising
3 55 (5.17%) Games
4 35 (3.29%) Marketing
5 32 (3.01%) Retail
6 29 (2.73%) Legal
7 23 (2.16%) Automotive
8 22 (2.07%) Back Office
9 21 (1.98%) Telecoms
10 18 (1.69%) Publishing
11 17 (1.60%) Multimedia
12 15 (1.41%) Law
13 11 (1.03%) Banking
14 3 (0.28%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.19%) Local Government
15 2 (0.19%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.19%) Electronics
15 2 (0.19%) Military
16 1 (0.094%) French Language
Job Titles
1 236 (22.20%) Developer
2 162 (15.24%) Support Engineer
3 137 (12.89%) Analyst
4 97 (9.13%) IT Support
5 92 (8.65%) Desktop Support
5 92 (8.65%) Support Analyst
5 92 (8.65%) 2nd Line Support
6 87 (8.18%) Software Engineer
7 58 (5.46%) Administrator
8 57 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
9 54 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 44 (4.14%) Java Developer
10 44 (4.14%) Desktop Engineer
11 42 (3.95%) C++ Developer
12 38 (3.57%) Technical Support
13 33 (3.10%) Service Analyst
13 33 (3.10%) Software Developer
13 33 (3.10%) Service Desk Analyst
14 31 (2.92%) Senior Developer
14 31 (2.92%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (15.62%) HTML
2 145 (13.64%) Web Services
3 118 (11.10%) CSS
4 81 (7.62%) jQuery
5 71 (6.68%) .NET
6 69 (6.49%) HTML5
7 65 (6.11%) RESTful
8 59 (5.55%) XML
9 44 (4.14%) JSON
9 44 (4.14%) Spring
10 41 (3.86%) CSS3
11 39 (3.67%) LAMP
12 34 (3.20%) Spring MVC
13 32 (3.01%) SOAP
13 32 (3.01%) Backbone.js
14 31 (2.92%) Spring Batch
14 31 (2.92%) Spring Integration
15 30 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
15 30 (2.82%) Lucene
15 30 (2.82%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 114 (10.72%) Computer Science
2 110 (10.35%) Blackberry
3 106 (9.97%) Open Source
4 67 (6.30%) iPhone
5 45 (4.23%) Social Media
6 42 (3.95%) iPad
7 38 (3.57%) Visualisation
8 36 (3.39%) Mathematics
8 36 (3.39%) Smartphone
9 35 (3.29%) 3D Graphics
10 24 (2.26%) Replication
10 24 (2.26%) Mobile App
11 23 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
12 22 (2.07%) Management Information System
12 22 (2.07%) CUDA
13 18 (1.69%) Statistics
14 15 (1.41%) Animation
15 11 (1.03%) Physics
15 11 (1.03%) Chemistry
15 11 (1.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 793 (74.60%) Windows
2 498 (46.85%) Linux
3 218 (20.51%) Windows 7
4 203 (19.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 167 (15.71%) Apple iOS
6 149 (14.02%) Windows XP
7 133 (12.51%) Windows 8
8 128 (12.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 128 (12.04%) Android
9 79 (7.43%) UNIX
10 71 (6.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 67 (6.30%) Mac OS
12 57 (5.36%) Ubuntu
13 45 (4.23%) Solaris
14 41 (3.86%) CentOS
15 39 (3.67%) Windows Vista
16 37 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 32 (3.01%) Mac OS X Server
18 16 (1.51%) Windows Phone
18 16 (1.51%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (14.30%) ITIL
2 112 (10.54%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (10.25%) Software Engineering
4 88 (8.28%) TDD
5 83 (7.81%) OO
6 68 (6.40%) MVC
7 55 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (4.89%) Time Management
9 48 (4.52%) Service Delivery
10 46 (4.33%) E-Commerce
11 44 (4.14%) Test Automation
12 41 (3.86%) Content Management
12 41 (3.86%) Web Development
13 40 (3.76%) Project Management
14 30 (2.82%) Multithreading
15 29 (2.73%) OOD
15 29 (2.73%) Scrum
16 25 (2.35%) Release Management
16 25 (2.35%) iOS Development
16 25 (2.35%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 202 (19.00%) JavaScript
2 193 (18.16%) Java
3 187 (17.59%) C++
4 186 (17.50%) Python
5 101 (9.50%) C
6 100 (9.41%) SQL
7 86 (8.09%) PHP
8 78 (7.34%) Ruby
9 67 (6.30%) Perl
10 66 (6.21%) Objective-C
11 58 (5.46%) C#
12 32 (3.01%) PowerShell
12 32 (3.01%) Scala
13 26 (2.45%) Bash Shell
14 24 (2.26%) Shell Script
15 17 (1.60%) Lua
16 13 (1.22%) VC++
17 12 (1.13%) XPath
18 11 (1.03%) XQuery
19 9 (0.85%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 226 (21.26%) Degree
2 77 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (4.52%) MCP
4 42 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (3.86%) CCNA
6 35 (3.29%) MCSE
7 32 (3.01%) MCITP
8 23 (2.16%) MCSA
9 13 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.03%) A+ Certification
11 9 (0.85%) ACSP
11 9 (0.85%) CCNP
12 8 (0.75%) CCIE
12 8 (0.75%) CCSP
13 7 (0.66%) GNVQ
13 7 (0.66%) CEH
13 7 (0.66%) MCDST
14 5 (0.47%) ACSA
14 5 (0.47%) ISTQB
15 4 (0.38%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (6.87%) QA
2 32 (3.01%) SLA
3 15 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 295 (27.75%) Active Directory
2 88 (8.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (3.76%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.54%) Xen
4 27 (2.54%) Samba
5 23 (2.16%) vSphere
6 21 (1.98%) XenApp
7 19 (1.79%) NFS
8 18 (1.69%) VMware ESX
9 15 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
10 11 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (1.03%) ISA Server
11 9 (0.85%) Terminal Services
12 8 (0.75%) Snort
12 8 (0.75%) Cygwin
13 6 (0.56%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.47%) XenDesktop
14 5 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
15 4 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 45 (4.23%) Puppet
2 32 (3.01%) SCCM
3 19 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (1.60%) WSUS
5 13 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
5 13 (1.22%) Nagios
6 12 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (1.13%) Backup Exec
7 8 (0.75%) CiscoWorks
7 8 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (0.75%) Ansible
7 8 (0.75%) Bcfg2
7 8 (0.75%) ZABBIX
7 8 (0.75%) Cacti
7 8 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
8 7 (0.66%) Capistrano
9 6 (0.56%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.56%) HAProxy
10 5 (0.47%) Ganglia
10 5 (0.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 321 (30.20%) Microsoft
2 253 (23.80%) Apple
3 150 (14.11%) VMware
4 129 (12.14%) Cisco
5 77 (7.24%) HP
6 70 (6.59%) Citrix
7 54 (5.08%) Adobe
8 51 (4.80%) Red Hat
9 47 (4.42%) Oracle
10 43 (4.05%) Google
11 40 (3.76%) Avaya
12 36 (3.39%) Symantec
13 28 (2.63%) EMC
14 24 (2.26%) JBoss
15 21 (1.98%) Dell
16 20 (1.88%) Sophos
17 17 (1.60%) F5
18 16 (1.51%) Perforce
19 15 (1.41%) Acronis
19 15 (1.41%) Remedy
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