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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac OS X
UK
Rank 458 505 495
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -10
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 455 495 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.49% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.27% 1.89% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 382 429 442
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%

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
20070 26205 28903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.18% 26.11% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16972 22113 24186
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 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 22 January 2017 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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +58 440 £37,500 +4.16% 46
London +61 227 £40,000 +15.94% 29
South East +31 81 £35,000 - 5
South West +63 59 £35,500 +9.23% 5
East of England +33 26 £33,000 -12.00% 2
North West -16 26 £42,500 - 1
City of London +59 21 £42,535 -5.47% 6
Oxfordshire +34 21 £54,000 +140.00%
Devon +22 20 £28,750 +85.48%
Gloucestershire +6 20 £48,750 -0.51% 3
Manchester -16 20 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Surrey +56 19 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Hampshire 0 19 £35,000 -22.22%
Exeter - 16 £28,750 -
Southampton +21 15 £35,000 -7.89%
Cambridgeshire +9 12 £29,500 -21.33%
West Midlands -21 12 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Cambridge +11 11 £26,000 -30.66%
Crawley +4 11 £25,000 -16.66%
West Sussex 0 11 £25,000 -16.66%
Stockport +8 10 £45,000 -
Berkshire +37 9 £37,500 +10.29% 3
Guildford +35 9 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Warwickshire +15 8 £25,000 -28.57%
Somerset +11 7 £30,000 -57.14%
Essex - 7 £33,000 -
Yeovil - 7 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire +14 6 £50,000 +177.77% 2
Cheshire +12 6 £21,000 -56.92%
Watford +8 6 £50,000 +177.77% 1

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 799 (83.49%) Windows
2 464 (48.48%) Active Directory
3 436 (45.56%) Microsoft
4 404 (42.22%) Linux
5 310 (32.39%) Windows Server
6 260 (27.17%) Apple
7 237 (24.76%) VMware
8 234 (24.45%) Windows 7
9 206 (21.53%) Office 365
10 196 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
11 189 (19.75%) MS Office
12 182 (19.02%) Firewall
13 177 (18.50%) Apple iOS
14 174 (18.18%) Cisco
15 171 (17.87%) VMware Infrastructure
16 170 (17.76%) Windows Server 2012
17 164 (17.14%) ITIL
18 150 (15.67%) TCP/IP
19 138 (14.42%) MS Excel
20 135 (14.11%) Android
21 134 (14.00%) Degree
22 130 (13.58%) DNS
23 123 (12.85%) Windows Server 2008
24 118 (12.33%) MS Exchange
25 113 (11.81%) Unix
26 109 (11.39%) Citrix
27 107 (11.18%) Windows 10
28 104 (10.87%) Git (software)
29 103 (10.76%) Finance
30 98 (10.24%) Windows 8

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
1 118 (12.33%) MS Exchange
2 74 (7.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (5.64%) Skype for Business
4 39 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (3.76%) Tomcat
6 31 (3.24%) Apache
7 28 (2.93%) CMS
8 27 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 22 (2.30%) IIS
9 22 (2.30%) WebSphere
10 21 (2.19%) CoreMedia CMS
10 21 (2.19%) WordPress
11 20 (2.09%) SharePoint
12 16 (1.67%) Jetty
13 13 (1.36%) Alfresco
14 10 (1.04%) nginx
15 9 (0.94%) Drupal
16 8 (0.84%) Confluence
17 7 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
17 7 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 189 (19.75%) MS Office
2 138 (14.42%) MS Excel
3 27 (2.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 24 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.52%) MS Project
5 5 (0.52%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.42%) Autodesk Flame
6 4 (0.42%) Autodesk Smoke
7 3 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
7 3 (0.31%) Baselight
8 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.21%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 2 (0.21%) PTC Creo
8 2 (0.21%) QuarkXPress
9 1 (0.10%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.10%) Avid Media Composer
9 1 (0.10%) Maya
9 1 (0.10%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 5 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.31%) Eikon
2 3 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 206 (21.53%) Office 365
2 74 (7.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (3.24%) G Suite
5 21 (2.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 17 (1.78%) IaaS
6 17 (1.78%) PaaS
7 12 (1.25%) SaaS
8 11 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.94%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.52%) iPaaS
11 3 (0.31%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.31%) TestFlight
12 2 (0.21%) iTunes
12 2 (0.21%) Slack
13 1 (0.10%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 182 (19.02%) Firewall
2 150 (15.67%) TCP/IP
3 130 (13.58%) DNS
4 96 (10.03%) DHCP
5 84 (8.78%) SAN
6 83 (8.67%) Wireless
7 78 (8.15%) LAN
7 78 (8.15%) VPN
8 74 (7.73%) Internet
9 73 (7.63%) Cisco IOS
10 56 (5.85%) WAN
11 46 (4.81%) VoIP
12 39 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
13 29 (3.03%) Network Security
14 28 (2.93%) VLAN
15 27 (2.82%) LDAP
16 26 (2.72%) HTTP
16 26 (2.72%) SSL
17 20 (2.09%) NAS
18 19 (1.99%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (7.31%) MySQL
2 61 (6.37%) SQL Server
3 42 (4.39%) Relational Database
4 35 (3.66%) NoSQL
5 31 (3.24%) RDBMS
6 25 (2.61%) MongoDB
7 16 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (1.46%) Redis
9 12 (1.25%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (0.94%) SQLite
11 8 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (0.84%) Big Data
11 8 (0.84%) FileMaker
12 6 (0.63%) Apache Hive
12 6 (0.63%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.52%) OrientDB
14 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 104 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 43 (4.49%) Jenkins
3 41 (4.28%) JIRA
4 26 (2.72%) Subversion
5 16 (1.67%) JUnit
5 16 (1.67%) Mercurial
6 14 (1.46%) Cucumber
6 14 (1.46%) Visual Studio
7 13 (1.36%) Selenium
8 12 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (1.25%) Hudson
8 12 (1.25%) Xcode
9 8 (0.84%) Bitbucket
10 6 (0.63%) Android Studio
10 6 (0.63%) CodeSonar
10 6 (0.63%) git-flow
10 6 (0.63%) Maven
10 6 (0.63%) Robot Framework
11 5 (0.52%) Grunt
11 5 (0.52%) gulp
General
1 103 (10.76%) Finance
2 50 (5.22%) Retail
3 47 (4.91%) Marketing
4 39 (4.08%) Games
5 23 (2.40%) Legal
6 22 (2.30%) Advertising
6 22 (2.30%) Publishing
7 21 (2.19%) Financial Institution
7 21 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 21 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.67%) Online Betting
9 7 (0.73%) Banking
10 5 (0.52%) Electronics
11 3 (0.31%) Automotive
12 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.10%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.10%) French Language
13 1 (0.10%) Law
13 1 (0.10%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 181 (18.91%) Support Engineer
2 140 (14.63%) Analyst
3 116 (12.12%) Developer
4 107 (11.18%) IT Support
5 81 (8.46%) Support Analyst
6 76 (7.94%) Desktop Support
7 75 (7.84%) Desktop Engineer
8 72 (7.52%) Systems Administrator
9 68 (7.11%) 2nd Line Support
10 67 (7.00%) Administrator
11 65 (6.79%) IT Engineer
12 63 (6.58%) Mac Engineer
13 61 (6.37%) IT Support Engineer
14 57 (5.96%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 55 (5.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 52 (5.43%) IT Manager
17 49 (5.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 44 (4.60%) 1st Line Support
19 42 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
20 38 (3.97%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (6.48%) HTML
2 44 (4.60%) .NET
3 41 (4.28%) RESTful
4 39 (4.08%) LAMP
5 38 (3.97%) CSS
5 38 (3.97%) Web Services
6 32 (3.34%) AngularJS
7 29 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
8 28 (2.93%) Spring
9 27 (2.82%) Node.js
10 24 (2.51%) JSON
10 24 (2.51%) XML
11 22 (2.30%) Java EE
11 22 (2.30%) jQuery
11 22 (2.30%) SOAP
12 20 (2.09%) Sass
13 19 (1.99%) REST
13 19 (1.99%) X-Windows
14 17 (1.78%) Apache Camel
14 17 (1.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 64 (6.69%) Computer Science
2 58 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (4.81%) iPad
4 41 (4.28%) User Experience
5 40 (4.18%) Mathematics
6 39 (4.08%) Blackberry
7 38 (3.97%) iPhone
8 34 (3.55%) Video Conferencing
9 32 (3.34%) Data Protection Act
10 25 (2.61%) Client/Server
11 19 (1.99%) PKI
12 18 (1.88%) Cryptography
12 18 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (1.88%) Mobile App
12 18 (1.88%) Online Games
13 16 (1.67%) Hedge funds
14 12 (1.25%) Driving Licence
14 12 (1.25%) EMC VNX
15 11 (1.15%) Cyber Attack
15 11 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 799 (83.49%) Windows
2 404 (42.22%) Linux
3 310 (32.39%) Windows Server
4 234 (24.45%) Windows 7
5 177 (18.50%) Apple iOS
6 170 (17.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 135 (14.11%) Android
8 123 (12.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 113 (11.81%) Unix
10 107 (11.18%) Windows 10
11 98 (10.24%) Windows 8
12 55 (5.75%) Windows XP
13 42 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
14 29 (3.03%) Ubuntu
15 23 (2.40%) Debian
16 20 (2.09%) Mac OS
17 17 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 15 (1.57%) Windows Phone
19 13 (1.36%) CentOS
20 12 (1.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (20.48%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (17.14%) ITIL
3 78 (8.15%) Cybersecurity
4 68 (7.11%) Software Engineering
5 64 (6.69%) Scrum
6 51 (5.33%) TDD
7 50 (5.22%) Configuration Management
7 50 (5.22%) Information Security
7 50 (5.22%) Service Delivery
8 46 (4.81%) Kanban
8 46 (4.81%) Mentoring
9 43 (4.49%) Data Protection
9 43 (4.49%) E-Commerce
10 42 (4.39%) Penetration Testing
10 42 (4.39%) Time Management
11 41 (4.28%) Automated Testing
12 37 (3.87%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (3.76%) SOA
14 34 (3.55%) Continuous Delivery
15 33 (3.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 97 (10.14%) C
2 96 (10.03%) C++
3 88 (9.20%) Java
3 88 (9.20%) Python
3 88 (9.20%) SQL
4 75 (7.84%) JavaScript
5 70 (7.31%) PowerShell
6 41 (4.28%) Objective-C
7 40 (4.18%) Bash Shell
7 40 (4.18%) PHP
8 31 (3.24%) Ruby
9 28 (2.93%) C#
10 19 (1.99%) Perl
11 8 (0.84%) Apple Swift
12 5 (0.52%) CoffeeScript
12 5 (0.52%) ES6
12 5 (0.52%) Lua
12 5 (0.52%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.42%) Scala
13 4 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 134 (14.00%) Degree
2 91 (9.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 66 (6.90%) MCSE
4 60 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (5.54%) CCNA
6 40 (4.18%) CISSP
7 39 (4.08%) MCSA
8 38 (3.97%) MCP
9 31 (3.24%) Security Cleared
10 28 (2.93%) CISM
11 24 (2.51%) NVQ Level 3
12 22 (2.30%) MCITP
13 18 (1.88%) DV Cleared
14 17 (1.78%) CompTIA Security+
14 17 (1.78%) Security+ Certification
15 15 (1.57%) CEH
16 14 (1.46%) CCNP
17 12 (1.25%) ISEB
18 10 (1.04%) A+ Certification
19 9 (0.94%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.91%) QA
2 43 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (3.55%) SLA
4 31 (3.24%) PCI DSS
5 13 (1.36%) SDET
6 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 464 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 171 (17.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (9.72%) Hyper-V
4 51 (5.33%) XenApp
5 31 (3.24%) vSphere
6 28 (2.93%) Terminal Services
7 16 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (1.57%) Docker
9 14 (1.46%) XenDesktop
9 14 (1.46%) XenServer
10 13 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
11 12 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 12 (1.25%) Xen
12 10 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (1.04%) VMware ESX
13 6 (0.63%) KVM
13 6 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
14 5 (0.52%) DFS Replication
14 5 (0.52%) MetaFrame
14 5 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 60 (6.27%) SCCM
2 46 (4.81%) Puppet
3 28 (2.93%) Casper Suite
4 26 (2.72%) Backup Exec
4 26 (2.72%) Nagios
5 15 (1.57%) SCOM
6 14 (1.46%) Grafana
6 14 (1.46%) StatsD
7 12 (1.25%) EMC VPLEX
7 12 (1.25%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 12 (1.25%) Simpana
8 10 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
9 9 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
10 8 (0.84%) ZENworks
11 7 (0.73%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (0.63%) Salt
13 5 (0.52%) Cacti
13 5 (0.52%) EdgeSight
13 5 (0.52%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 436 (45.56%) Microsoft
2 260 (27.17%) Apple
3 237 (24.76%) VMware
4 174 (18.18%) Cisco
5 109 (11.39%) Citrix
6 57 (5.96%) Adobe
7 54 (5.64%) Dell
8 41 (4.28%) Google
9 31 (3.24%) Sophos
10 27 (2.82%) Polycom
11 25 (2.61%) HP
12 22 (2.30%) Juniper
13 20 (2.09%) Novell
14 19 (1.99%) Avaya
15 17 (1.78%) ServiceNow
15 17 (1.78%) Veeam
16 16 (1.67%) Red Hat
17 15 (1.57%) Oracle
18 14 (1.46%) LANDesk
18 14 (1.46%) Splunk
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
University of the Arts London
Salary: £27,801 - 33,938 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Feral Interactive Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45069.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ferndown, Dorset
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
M and Co
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hemmersbach UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Browser London Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 18 days ago