The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS 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 over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank 742 735 743
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 169 159 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.54% 0.52% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 151 137 140
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,423 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £44,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,358 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.27% -13.84%

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
31316 30398 32233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.19% 27.38% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 26082 25570 27790
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mac OS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS within the UK.

Mac OS Salary Trend in the UK

Mac OS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mac OS over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 within the UK.

Mac OS Salary Histogram in the UK

Mac OS
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 November 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
(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 -46 155 £28,429 -18.77% 21
London +22 103 £34,250 -8.66% 15
South East -9 32 £26,625 +6.50% 3
City of London +26 21 £37,500 -9.63% 4
South Wales - 11 £42,500 - 1
Wales - 11 £42,500 - 1
Bromley +6 10 £22,500 -40.00%
Hampshire -7 8 £29,179 -51.36%
North West -14 8 £25,500 +0.99%
Torfaen - 8 £37,500 - 1
Cwmbran - 8 £37,500 - 1
Southampton - 8 £29,179 -
Manchester -14 6 £25,500 +0.99%
Berkshire +14 5 £32,500 -23.52%
West Sussex +4 5 £25,000 -3.84%
Uxbridge +1 5 £40,000 +73.91%
Crawley -2 5 £25,000 -
Surrey -21 5 £20,500 -14.58% 2
Yorkshire -40 5 £33,750 -10.00% 2
Leeds -16 4 £40,000 +6.66%
West Yorkshire -20 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Milton Keynes - 4 £25,500 -
Woking - 4 £20,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £25,500 - 1
Brighton +1 2 £23,250 -
Cambridge 0 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Cambridgeshire -1 2 £52,500 +31.25%
East Sussex -2 2 £23,250 -
Kent -4 2 - -
Canterbury -4 2 - -

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Mac OS 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.

1 340 (89.47%) Windows
2 148 (38.95%) Active Directory
3 137 (36.05%) Linux
4 116 (30.53%) Microsoft
5 93 (24.47%) Blackberry
6 89 (23.42%) Firewall
7 86 (22.63%) MS Exchange
8 84 (22.11%) MS Excel
8 84 (22.11%) MS Office
9 75 (19.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 73 (19.21%) Degree
11 71 (18.68%) DNS
12 68 (17.89%) VMware
13 67 (17.63%) C++
14 65 (17.11%) Cisco
15 61 (16.05%) TCP/IP
15 61 (16.05%) Windows 7
16 60 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
17 58 (15.26%) Internet
18 56 (14.74%) C
19 54 (14.21%) Apple
19 54 (14.21%) DHCP
20 53 (13.95%) Mac OS X
20 53 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
21 52 (13.68%) ITIL
22 51 (13.42%) Citrix
22 51 (13.42%) Android
22 51 (13.42%) Windows 8
23 50 (13.16%) Windows XP
23 50 (13.16%) LAN

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Mac OS 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 86 (22.63%) MS Exchange
2 40 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (8.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 25 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (6.32%) Apache
5 24 (6.32%) IIS
6 18 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (3.16%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.89%) nginx
9 9 (2.37%) SharePoint
10 8 (2.11%) Lync
11 5 (1.32%) CMS
12 4 (1.05%) WebLogic
12 4 (1.05%) IBM Notes
12 4 (1.05%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.79%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.79%) WordPress
14 1 (0.26%) Drupal
14 1 (0.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 84 (22.11%) MS Office
1 84 (22.11%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.68%) Photoshop
3 13 (3.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.58%) InDesign
6 5 (1.32%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (1.05%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (1.05%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.79%) Maya
8 3 (0.79%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.26%) Misys Midas
1 1 (0.26%) Line 50
1 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.26%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.42%) Google Apps
2 12 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.58%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.58%) Office 365
4 6 (1.58%) IaaS
5 5 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (1.32%) Route 53
6 3 (0.79%) SaaS
7 1 (0.26%) Heroku
7 1 (0.26%) GitHub
7 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 89 (23.42%) Firewall
2 71 (18.68%) DNS
3 61 (16.05%) TCP/IP
4 58 (15.26%) Internet
5 54 (14.21%) DHCP
6 50 (13.16%) LAN
7 41 (10.79%) WAN
8 38 (10.00%) VPN
9 30 (7.89%) SAN
10 27 (7.11%) SSL
11 24 (6.32%) Network Security
12 22 (5.79%) VLAN
12 22 (5.79%) VoIP
13 21 (5.53%) HTTP
14 18 (4.74%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (3.16%) LDAP
16 11 (2.89%) Wireless
17 10 (2.63%) SSH
18 8 (2.11%) IPsec
19 7 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.89%) MongoDB
3 7 (1.84%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.58%) MySQL
5 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (0.79%) MS Access
6 3 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.53%) FileMaker
7 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.26%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (6.32%) Git (software)
2 21 (5.53%) Jenkins
3 19 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 18 (4.74%) Subversion
5 12 (3.16%) JIRA
5 12 (3.16%) Selenium
6 11 (2.89%) JUnit
7 10 (2.63%) Maven
7 10 (2.63%) Hudson
8 8 (2.11%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.84%) JBehave
9 7 (1.84%) TestNG
10 6 (1.58%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.05%) TestComplete
13 2 (0.53%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.53%) Xcode
13 2 (0.53%) WebDriver
14 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (6.32%) Multimedia
2 20 (5.26%) Retail
3 19 (5.00%) Finance
4 17 (4.47%) Marketing
5 14 (3.68%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.42%) Advertising
6 13 (3.42%) Games
7 6 (1.58%) Publishing
8 5 (1.32%) Banking
8 5 (1.32%) Law
8 5 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.79%) French Language
10 2 (0.53%) German Language
11 1 (0.26%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.26%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.26%) Front Office
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 100 (26.32%) Support Engineer
2 64 (16.84%) Analyst
3 49 (12.89%) IT Support
4 39 (10.26%) Developer
5 35 (9.21%) 2nd Line Support
6 33 (8.68%) Support Analyst
7 29 (7.63%) Software Engineer
8 28 (7.37%) Administrator
9 25 (6.58%) IT Support Engineer
10 23 (6.05%) Desktop Support
10 23 (6.05%) Systems Administrator
10 23 (6.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 21 (5.53%) Service Desk Engineer
12 19 (5.00%) Network Engineer
13 18 (4.74%) 1st Line Support
13 18 (4.74%) Senior Software Engineer
14 17 (4.47%) 1st Line Support Engineer
15 16 (4.21%) Software Developer
15 16 (4.21%) Service Analyst
16 15 (3.95%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.05%) HTML
2 20 (5.26%) CSS
3 19 (5.00%) Web Services
4 11 (2.89%) Cocoa
5 10 (2.63%) .NET
5 10 (2.63%) Android SDK
6 5 (1.32%) HTML5
6 5 (1.32%) REST
6 5 (1.32%) Java SE
6 5 (1.32%) Flash
6 5 (1.32%) CGI
7 4 (1.05%) XML
7 4 (1.05%) Middleware
7 4 (1.05%) Django
7 4 (1.05%) jQuery
7 4 (1.05%) WebCenter
8 3 (0.79%) LAMP
8 3 (0.79%) SWT
8 3 (0.79%) COM
9 2 (0.53%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 93 (24.47%) Blackberry
2 53 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (9.21%) Computer Science
4 27 (7.11%) IPTV
5 19 (5.00%) iPhone
6 18 (4.74%) DTV
7 12 (3.16%) User Experience
8 10 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (2.37%) Digital Media
9 9 (2.37%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.84%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.84%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (1.58%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.32%) Photography
12 5 (1.32%) Online Games
12 5 (1.32%) Telematics
12 5 (1.32%) Hedge funds
13 4 (1.05%) iPad
14 3 (0.79%) Over-the-Top Content
14 3 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 340 (89.47%) Windows
2 137 (36.05%) Linux
3 75 (19.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (16.05%) Windows 7
5 60 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 53 (13.95%) Mac OS X
7 51 (13.42%) Windows 8
7 51 (13.42%) Android
8 50 (13.16%) Windows XP
9 31 (8.16%) UNIX
10 27 (7.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (7.11%) Apple iOS
11 23 (6.05%) Ubuntu
12 8 (2.11%) Windows Mobile
13 6 (1.58%) CentOS
14 5 (1.32%) Mac OS X Server
14 5 (1.32%) SUSE
15 3 (0.79%) Windows NT
16 2 (0.53%) Solaris
16 2 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (13.68%) ITIL
2 40 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 32 (8.42%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (7.89%) E-Commerce
5 23 (6.05%) Multithreading
6 21 (5.53%) Migration
7 20 (5.26%) Information Security
7 20 (5.26%) OOP
7 20 (5.26%) OOD
8 19 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 19 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 19 (5.00%) Change Management
8 19 (5.00%) Information Security Management
8 19 (5.00%) Security Management
9 18 (4.74%) Project Management
9 18 (4.74%) Incident Management
10 15 (3.95%) ISMS
11 14 (3.68%) Scrum
12 12 (3.16%) Kanban
12 12 (3.16%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (17.63%) C++
2 56 (14.74%) C
3 37 (9.74%) Java
4 31 (8.16%) Perl
5 29 (7.63%) Python
6 27 (7.11%) Bash Shell
7 26 (6.84%) SQL
8 22 (5.79%) JavaScript
8 22 (5.79%) Objective-C
9 18 (4.74%) Embedded C++
10 16 (4.21%) C#
11 15 (3.95%) Ruby
12 12 (3.16%) Embedded C
12 12 (3.16%) PHP
13 8 (2.11%) Groovy
14 7 (1.84%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.32%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.79%) VBA
17 2 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 73 (19.21%) Degree
2 38 (10.00%) MCP
3 26 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (5.53%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (4.74%) MCSE
6 17 (4.47%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (4.21%) CCNA
8 13 (3.42%) MCSA
9 12 (3.16%) SC Cleared
9 12 (3.16%) Security Cleared
10 8 (2.11%) CISSP
11 7 (1.84%) A+ Certification
12 6 (1.58%) CCNP
12 6 (1.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (1.32%) ISTQB
13 5 (1.32%) CCDA
13 5 (1.32%) ISEB
14 4 (1.05%) MCITP
14 4 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.37%) QA
2 8 (2.11%) SLA
2 8 (2.11%) JTAG
3 5 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.26%) HL7
5 1 (0.26%) DICOM
System Software
1 148 (38.95%) Active Directory
2 34 (8.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.11%) Xen
4 7 (1.84%) Samba
5 6 (1.58%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.58%) XenApp
6 5 (1.32%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.32%) vSphere
6 5 (1.32%) KVM
7 4 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (1.05%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.79%) Xsan
8 3 (0.79%) Nmap
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.26%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 14 (3.68%) SCCM
2 12 (3.16%) Backup Exec
2 12 (3.16%) Nagios
3 5 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.32%) Ganglia
3 5 (1.32%) Capistrano
3 5 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.05%) Ansible
4 4 (1.05%) Vagrant
4 4 (1.05%) Cacti
5 3 (0.79%) Nessus
6 2 (0.53%) OpenView
7 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.26%) Casper Suite
7 1 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 116 (30.53%) Microsoft
2 68 (17.89%) VMware
3 65 (17.11%) Cisco
4 54 (14.21%) Apple
5 51 (13.42%) Citrix
6 28 (7.37%) Mitel
7 19 (5.00%) Adobe
8 18 (4.74%) HP
8 18 (4.74%) Red Hat
8 18 (4.74%) Google
9 16 (4.21%) Symantec
10 15 (3.95%) Oracle
11 11 (2.89%) Avaya
12 9 (2.37%) Juniper
12 9 (2.37%) NetApp
13 8 (2.11%) Altiris
14 7 (1.84%) Remedy
14 7 (1.84%) Bloomberg
15 5 (1.32%) Percona
16 4 (1.05%) Tableau
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Just now
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Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + standard big company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London (EC4)
Kurt Salmon
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Primesight Limited
Salary: £27,500
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
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Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cwmbran
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago