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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 699 738 705
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -33
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 176 150 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.62% 0.53% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 144 122 127
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +17.18%

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
28509 28416 28148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.19% 26.90% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23829 23384 23637
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £65,000
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 5 March 2015 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 5 March 2015. 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 -3 140 £30,000 -20.00% 31
London +16 77 £30,000 -13.04% 12
Wales +4 25 £41,250 - 3
South East -19 25 £22,500 -39.18% 5
City of London +16 21 £34,500 -23.33% 2
South Wales -2 20 £41,250 - 3
Torfaen - 15 £32,500 -
Cwmbran - 15 £32,500 -
Chessington -1 13 £29,500 +38.82% 2
East of England +11 10 £23,500 -41.25% 5
Yorkshire -11 9 £57,500 +53.33% 1
West Yorkshire -13 9 £57,500 +53.33% 1
East Midlands - 9 £32,500 - 2
Leeds - 9 £57,500 - 1
Bromley +4 8 £22,500 -40.00%
Surrey -7 7 £22,000 -41.33%
Scotland - 7 £27,500 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 6 £27,500 -
Woking - 6 £22,000 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £23,500 - 3
Kent - 5 £30,000 -
Watford - 5 £23,500 -
Northampton - 5 £32,500 -
Surbiton - 5 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £35,000 - 1
North West -2 4 £21,789 -14.55% 1
West Sussex -3 4 - -
Crawley -7 4 - -

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 303 (87.83%) Windows
2 150 (43.48%) Active Directory
3 127 (36.81%) Linux
4 111 (32.17%) Microsoft
5 103 (29.86%) MS Exchange
6 84 (24.35%) Blackberry
6 84 (24.35%) ITIL
7 79 (22.90%) Windows 7
7 79 (22.90%) Windows 8
8 76 (22.03%) TCP/IP
9 75 (21.74%) VMware
10 74 (21.45%) MS Excel
11 68 (19.71%) Firewall
12 65 (18.84%) Windows XP
13 64 (18.55%) MS Office
14 63 (18.26%) Android
15 58 (16.81%) C++
16 56 (16.23%) C
17 55 (15.94%) Citrix
18 54 (15.65%) DNS
18 54 (15.65%) Windows Server 2008
19 53 (15.36%) Cisco
20 50 (14.49%) Internet
21 49 (14.20%) Apple
22 47 (13.62%) Degree
23 46 (13.33%) Apple iOS
24 45 (13.04%) LAN
25 43 (12.46%) Windows Server 2003
26 42 (12.17%) WAN
26 42 (12.17%) MCP

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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
1 103 (29.86%) MS Exchange
2 33 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 30 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 19 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (4.06%) SharePoint
7 12 (3.48%) Apache
8 11 (3.19%) IIS
9 10 (2.90%) CMS
10 9 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.74%) Lync
12 5 (1.45%) nginx
13 3 (0.87%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.87%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.87%) WordPress
14 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.58%) JBoss
15 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 74 (21.45%) MS Excel
2 64 (18.55%) MS Office
3 13 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (1.45%) OmniGraffle
6 4 (1.16%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.87%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.58%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.58%) InDesign
8 2 (0.58%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.58%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.29%) Line 50
3 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.22%) Office 365
2 17 (4.93%) Google Apps
3 5 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (1.16%) Route 53
4 4 (1.16%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.58%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
6 1 (0.29%) LucidChart
6 1 (0.29%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 76 (22.03%) TCP/IP
2 68 (19.71%) Firewall
3 54 (15.65%) DNS
4 50 (14.49%) Internet
5 45 (13.04%) LAN
6 42 (12.17%) WAN
7 40 (11.59%) DHCP
8 37 (10.72%) VPN
9 27 (7.83%) SAN
10 19 (5.51%) Cisco IOS
11 18 (5.22%) VoIP
12 15 (4.35%) SSL
13 11 (3.19%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (3.19%) VLAN
14 10 (2.90%) Wireless
15 9 (2.61%) HTTP
15 9 (2.61%) MPLS
15 9 (2.61%) IPsec
15 9 (2.61%) BGP
16 8 (2.32%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.58%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.58%) MySQL
6 1 (0.29%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.29%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.29%) Big Data
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (5.22%) JIRA
2 17 (4.93%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.93%) Selenium
3 16 (4.64%) JUnit
4 12 (3.48%) TestNG
4 12 (3.48%) Cucumber
5 11 (3.19%) Bugzilla
6 10 (2.90%) Subversion
7 7 (2.03%) WebDriver
8 6 (1.74%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.74%) JBehave
9 5 (1.45%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.45%) Xcode
10 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.29%) Ant
11 1 (0.29%) LabVIEW
11 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.29%) Maven
General
1 23 (6.67%) Marketing
2 21 (6.09%) Retail
3 20 (5.80%) Finance
4 17 (4.93%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.35%) Multimedia
6 12 (3.48%) Advertising
7 9 (2.61%) Electronics
8 8 (2.32%) Games
9 7 (2.03%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.74%) Law
11 5 (1.45%) Publishing
12 4 (1.16%) Back Office
13 3 (0.87%) German Language
14 2 (0.58%) Banking
14 2 (0.58%) French Language
15 1 (0.29%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.29%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 90 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 68 (19.71%) Analyst
3 38 (11.01%) 1st Line Support
4 35 (10.14%) Support Analyst
4 35 (10.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 32 (9.28%) IT Support
5 32 (9.28%) Developer
6 30 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 27 (7.83%) Software Engineer
8 25 (7.25%) Desktop Support
9 20 (5.80%) Administrator
10 18 (5.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 17 (4.93%) Systems Administrator
12 16 (4.64%) Service Analyst
12 16 (4.64%) Service Desk Analyst
13 15 (4.35%) Support Technician
14 14 (4.06%) Test Analyst
14 14 (4.06%) Senior Software Engineer
15 13 (3.77%) QA Engineer
16 12 (3.48%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.67%) HTML
2 20 (5.80%) CSS
3 12 (3.48%) .NET
4 8 (2.32%) Ajax
5 7 (2.03%) REST
6 6 (1.74%) RESTful
6 6 (1.74%) Cocoa
7 5 (1.45%) Flash
7 5 (1.45%) Web Services
7 5 (1.45%) XML
8 4 (1.16%) Django
9 3 (0.87%) XHTML
9 3 (0.87%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.87%) COM
9 3 (0.87%) LAMP
9 3 (0.87%) SWT
9 3 (0.87%) jQuery
10 2 (0.58%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.58%) HTML5
10 2 (0.58%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 84 (24.35%) Blackberry
2 39 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (9.57%) Computer Science
4 25 (7.25%) Digital Media
5 23 (6.67%) IPTV
6 16 (4.64%) iPhone
7 15 (4.35%) DTV
8 9 (2.61%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (2.32%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.32%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.03%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (2.03%) User Experience
11 6 (1.74%) Web 2.0
11 6 (1.74%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.16%) Over-the-Top Content
13 3 (0.87%) BBC
14 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.58%) Online Games
14 2 (0.58%) Photography
14 2 (0.58%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 303 (87.83%) Windows
2 127 (36.81%) Linux
3 79 (22.90%) Windows 7
3 79 (22.90%) Windows 8
4 65 (18.84%) Windows XP
5 63 (18.26%) Android
6 54 (15.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 46 (13.33%) Apple iOS
8 43 (12.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (7.25%) Mac OS X
11 20 (5.80%) UNIX
12 7 (2.03%) CentOS
13 6 (1.74%) SUSE
14 4 (1.16%) Solaris
15 3 (0.87%) IRIX
15 3 (0.87%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.87%) AIX
15 3 (0.87%) HPUX
15 3 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (24.35%) ITIL
2 36 (10.43%) Software Engineering
3 31 (8.99%) E-Commerce
4 30 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (6.96%) Project Management
6 23 (6.67%) OOP
7 21 (6.09%) Manual Testing
8 18 (5.22%) OOD
9 15 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 15 (4.35%) Change Management
9 15 (4.35%) Network Design
10 14 (4.06%) Automated Testing
11 13 (3.77%) Service Management
12 12 (3.48%) Test Strategy
12 12 (3.48%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (3.19%) OO
13 11 (3.19%) Business Continuity
13 11 (3.19%) Configuration Management
13 11 (3.19%) Unit Testing
13 11 (3.19%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 58 (16.81%) C++
2 56 (16.23%) C
3 32 (9.28%) Java
4 26 (7.54%) Python
5 23 (6.67%) SQL
6 20 (5.80%) Embedded C++
7 19 (5.51%) Perl
8 17 (4.93%) Objective-C
9 16 (4.64%) C#
9 16 (4.64%) Embedded C
10 14 (4.06%) JavaScript
11 12 (3.48%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.90%) Ruby
13 8 (2.32%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.74%) PHP
15 4 (1.16%) Groovy
16 3 (0.87%) VBScript
17 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (13.62%) Degree
2 42 (12.17%) MCP
3 36 (10.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (8.70%) MCSE
5 18 (5.22%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (4.93%) MCSA
7 15 (4.35%) CCNA
8 14 (4.06%) A+ Certification
9 13 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (2.90%) CCNP
11 9 (2.61%) CCDA
11 9 (2.61%) CCDP
11 9 (2.61%) CCSA
11 9 (2.61%) MCDST
11 9 (2.61%) CCSE
12 8 (2.32%) CISSP
13 7 (2.03%) MCTS
13 7 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (2.03%) VCP5
14 6 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.96%) QA
2 10 (2.90%) SLA
3 4 (1.16%) JTAG
4 3 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) HL7
5 1 (0.29%) DICOM
System Software
1 150 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 39 (11.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.35%) XenApp
4 12 (3.48%) XenDesktop
4 12 (3.48%) Terminal Services
5 11 (3.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 9 (2.61%) Hyper-V
7 8 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (2.03%) Firmware
8 7 (2.03%) vSphere
9 2 (0.58%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.29%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.29%) Kerio MailServer
10 1 (0.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 33 (9.57%) SCCM
2 10 (2.90%) Nagios
3 5 (1.45%) Casper Suite
4 4 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.16%) Vagrant
4 4 (1.16%) Ansible
5 3 (0.87%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.58%) Cacti
6 2 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.58%) SCOM
6 2 (0.58%) Puppet
6 2 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.29%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.29%) WSUS
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 111 (32.17%) Microsoft
2 75 (21.74%) VMware
3 55 (15.94%) Citrix
4 53 (15.36%) Cisco
5 49 (14.20%) Apple
6 25 (7.25%) HP
7 23 (6.67%) Mitel
8 19 (5.51%) Red Hat
8 19 (5.51%) Google
9 17 (4.93%) Adobe
10 16 (4.64%) Avaya
11 14 (4.06%) Altiris
11 14 (4.06%) LANDesk
12 12 (3.48%) MobileIron
13 11 (3.19%) CheckPoint
14 8 (2.32%) Symantec
15 7 (2.03%) SAP
16 6 (1.74%) NetApp
17 5 (1.45%) Oracle
18 4 (1.16%) Polycom
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