The first table below looks at the demand 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 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
Rank 688 679 779
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +100
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 232 204 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.72% 0.68% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 191 158 119
Average salary £37,000 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £32,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -20.00%
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
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 18 April 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 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 -13 224 £37,000 +15.62% 19
London -6 131 £35,750 +14.40% 11
South East -13 48 £37,000 +5.71% 2
Brighton - 21 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 21 £40,000 -
City of London -8 18 £43,500 +52.63% 2
Bromley - 18 £24,750 -
South West -4 14 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Yorkshire -36 14 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Wiltshire +1 11 £42,500 -
North West -8 11 £25,500 -36.25% 1
Hampshire -1 10 £33,163 -26.30%
Manchester +8 8 £25,500 -49.00% 1
Docklands, London +2 8 - -
West Yorkshire -25 8 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Wakefield +16 7 £37,500 +15.38%
Oxfordshire -4 7 £37,000 - 1
Wales +4 6 - -
Southampton +2 6 £33,163 -26.30%
York -17 6 - -
East of England -24 6 £43,750 +36.71% 1
North Yorkshire -26 6 - -
South Wales - 6 - -
Oxford - 6 £37,000 -
Cardiff - 6 - -
West Sussex +9 5 £27,500 -
Cambridge -6 5 £45,000 +40.62% 1
Cambridgeshire -6 5 £45,000 +40.62% 1
Worthing - 5 £27,500 -
Cheadle - 5 - -

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 326 (88.11%) Windows
2 200 (54.05%) Active Directory
3 144 (38.92%) Microsoft
4 129 (34.86%) Linux
5 128 (34.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 119 (32.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 116 (31.35%) Windows 7
8 106 (28.65%) Apple
8 106 (28.65%) MS Exchange
9 103 (27.84%) VMware
10 100 (27.03%) Blackberry
10 100 (27.03%) Windows XP
11 99 (26.76%) MS Office
12 96 (25.95%) Firewall
13 87 (23.51%) VMware Infrastructure
14 83 (22.43%) Windows 8
14 83 (22.43%) Internet
15 81 (21.89%) ITIL
16 80 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
17 76 (20.54%) VPN
18 75 (20.27%) Citrix
19 69 (18.65%) Degree
20 67 (18.11%) Mac OS X
21 60 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
22 59 (15.95%) Apple iOS
22 59 (15.95%) Exchange Server 2010
23 57 (15.41%) Exchange Server 2013
24 56 (15.14%) SAN
24 56 (15.14%) Cisco
25 55 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2003

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 106 (28.65%) MS Exchange
2 60 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 59 (15.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 57 (15.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 55 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 29 (7.84%) Tomcat
7 19 (5.14%) Apache
7 19 (5.14%) SharePoint
8 17 (4.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (4.05%) Lync
10 14 (3.78%) IIS
11 6 (1.62%) nginx
11 6 (1.62%) Jetty
12 4 (1.08%) Apache Solr
12 4 (1.08%) Node.js
12 4 (1.08%) OpenStack
12 4 (1.08%) CloudStack
13 3 (0.81%) Apache ServiceMix
14 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 99 (26.76%) MS Office
2 53 (14.32%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.16%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.27%) InDesign
5 1 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 12 (3.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.54%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.03%) Office 365
2 7 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.62%) SaaS
4 4 (1.08%) PaaS
4 4 (1.08%) IaaS
5 3 (0.81%) Taleo
5 3 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 96 (25.95%) Firewall
2 83 (22.43%) Internet
3 76 (20.54%) VPN
4 56 (15.14%) SAN
5 50 (13.51%) DNS
6 49 (13.24%) VLAN
7 45 (12.16%) TCP/IP
8 38 (10.27%) Wireless
9 31 (8.38%) iSCSI
10 24 (6.49%) DHCP
11 23 (6.22%) Wi-Fi
12 21 (5.68%) VoIP
13 20 (5.41%) LAN
14 18 (4.86%) LDAP
15 16 (4.32%) WAN
16 12 (3.24%) Asterisk PBX
17 9 (2.43%) NAS
18 6 (1.62%) Cisco IOS
18 6 (1.62%) RFID
19 5 (1.35%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.73%) Relational Database
3 29 (7.84%) MySQL
4 19 (5.14%) RDBMS
5 15 (4.05%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.08%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.08%) Redis
7 4 (1.08%) Hazelcast
7 4 (1.08%) OrientDB
8 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (6.76%) Subversion
2 23 (6.22%) Maven
3 22 (5.95%) Hudson
4 19 (5.14%) Eclipse
4 19 (5.14%) Ant
4 19 (5.14%) MyEclipse
5 12 (3.24%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.89%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.89%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.62%) JIRA
8 5 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (1.35%) Selenium
8 5 (1.35%) Axure RP
8 5 (1.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 4 (1.08%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.27%) JMeter
10 1 (0.27%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.27%) MonkeyTalk
10 1 (0.27%) Robotium
General
1 19 (5.14%) Marketing
2 18 (4.86%) Advertising
3 17 (4.59%) Finance
4 15 (4.05%) Law
5 12 (3.24%) Back Office
6 10 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.89%) Electronics
8 6 (1.62%) Retail
8 6 (1.62%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.35%) Games
10 4 (1.08%) French Language
10 4 (1.08%) Legal
11 3 (0.81%) Publishing
12 2 (0.54%) German Language
12 2 (0.54%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.54%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 79 (21.35%) Analyst
2 78 (21.08%) Support Engineer
3 62 (16.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 43 (11.62%) Support Analyst
5 39 (10.54%) 2nd Line Support
6 30 (8.11%) Developer
7 26 (7.03%) IT Support
7 26 (7.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 26 (7.03%) Administrator
8 22 (5.95%) Java Developer
9 21 (5.68%) Desktop Support
10 19 (5.14%) Web Developer
10 19 (5.14%) Systems Administrator
10 19 (5.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 19 (5.14%) Java Web Developer
11 17 (4.59%) IT Manager
11 17 (4.59%) Junior
12 16 (4.32%) QA Analyst
12 16 (4.32%) Senior QA Analyst
12 16 (4.32%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (10.00%) XML
2 29 (7.84%) HTML
2 29 (7.84%) .NET
2 29 (7.84%) jQuery
3 28 (7.57%) Web Services
4 26 (7.03%) Spring
4 26 (7.03%) Hibernate
5 25 (6.76%) J2EE
6 19 (5.14%) JMS
6 19 (5.14%) XSD
6 19 (5.14%) JDBC
6 19 (5.14%) JSP
6 19 (5.14%) SOAP
6 19 (5.14%) Struts
6 19 (5.14%) JPA
6 19 (5.14%) RichFaces
6 19 (5.14%) JSON
6 19 (5.14%) iBATIS
6 19 (5.14%) Java SE
6 19 (5.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 100 (27.03%) Blackberry
2 36 (9.73%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.68%) iPhone
4 19 (5.14%) Web 2.0
5 17 (4.59%) Replication
6 15 (4.05%) Open Source
6 15 (4.05%) Smartphone
7 14 (3.78%) Social Media
8 13 (3.51%) iPad
9 12 (3.24%) PKI
10 9 (2.43%) Management Information System
11 8 (2.16%) Mobile App
11 8 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (2.16%) Digital Media
12 7 (1.89%) Firmware
13 6 (1.62%) Enterprise Storage
14 5 (1.35%) Thin Client
14 5 (1.35%) Fat Client
14 5 (1.35%) Graphic Design
14 5 (1.35%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 326 (88.11%) Windows
2 129 (34.86%) Linux
3 128 (34.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 119 (32.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 116 (31.35%) Windows 7
6 100 (27.03%) Windows XP
7 83 (22.43%) Windows 8
8 80 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 67 (18.11%) Mac OS X
10 59 (15.95%) Apple iOS
11 54 (14.59%) Android
12 44 (11.89%) UNIX
13 29 (7.84%) Windows Vista
14 27 (7.30%) Ubuntu
15 13 (3.51%) Mac OS X Server
16 5 (1.35%) Windows 2000
17 4 (1.08%) Gentoo
18 3 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
19 2 (0.54%) Debian
19 2 (0.54%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (21.89%) ITIL
2 44 (11.89%) E-Commerce
3 36 (9.73%) Migration
4 29 (7.84%) OO
5 28 (7.57%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (7.03%) Problem Management
7 20 (5.41%) Change Management
8 19 (5.14%) UML
8 19 (5.14%) Automated Testing
9 18 (4.86%) Test Scripting
9 18 (4.86%) ITIL V3
10 17 (4.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (4.59%) Agile Testing
11 16 (4.32%) OOP
12 14 (3.78%) Time Management
12 14 (3.78%) Information Security
12 14 (3.78%) Project Management
12 14 (3.78%) Social Media Monitoring
13 13 (3.51%) ITSM
13 13 (3.51%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 47 (12.70%) PowerShell
2 41 (11.08%) JavaScript
3 38 (10.27%) C
4 36 (9.73%) C++
4 36 (9.73%) SQL
5 35 (9.46%) Java
6 24 (6.49%) VB
7 23 (6.22%) Python
8 22 (5.95%) Groovy
9 21 (5.68%) Perl
9 21 (5.68%) PHP
10 16 (4.32%) Bash Shell
11 14 (3.78%) Ruby
12 12 (3.24%) C#
13 4 (1.08%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.08%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.08%) PowerHouse
14 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.54%) VBScript
15 1 (0.27%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 69 (18.65%) Degree
2 40 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (8.65%) MCSE
4 27 (7.30%) MCP
5 19 (5.14%) ISEB
5 19 (5.14%) ISTQB
6 13 (3.51%) MCSA
6 13 (3.51%) MCITP
7 10 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.89%) CCNP
10 6 (1.62%) MCTS
10 6 (1.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.62%) CCDP
11 5 (1.35%) JNCIS
11 5 (1.35%) MCDST
11 5 (1.35%) VCP5
12 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
13 3 (0.81%) CCNA
13 3 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.65%) QA
2 18 (4.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (3.78%) SLA
4 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 200 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 87 (23.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (8.11%) vSphere
4 23 (6.22%) XenApp
5 19 (5.14%) XenDesktop
6 16 (4.32%) Samba
7 14 (3.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (3.51%) XenServer
9 12 (3.24%) Hyper-V
10 7 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (1.35%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (1.08%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.81%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.54%) UAG
14 2 (0.54%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.54%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.54%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 50 (13.51%) Backup Exec
2 40 (10.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 40 (10.81%) SCCM
3 13 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (3.51%) Puppet
4 9 (2.43%) SAP Afaria
5 6 (1.62%) Nagios
6 4 (1.08%) ZABBIX
6 4 (1.08%) SCOM
6 4 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.08%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.08%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.54%) Ganglia
7 2 (0.54%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.54%) Sysprep
7 2 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.54%) MOM
8 1 (0.27%) OpenView
8 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 144 (38.92%) Microsoft
2 106 (28.65%) Apple
3 103 (27.84%) VMware
4 75 (20.27%) Citrix
5 56 (15.14%) Cisco
6 52 (14.05%) Symantec
7 34 (9.19%) McAfee
7 34 (9.19%) Veeam
8 33 (8.92%) WatchGuard
9 31 (8.38%) Kaspersky
10 24 (6.49%) Google
11 23 (6.22%) Adobe
12 19 (5.14%) JBoss
13 17 (4.59%) Dell
13 17 (4.59%) Mitel
14 15 (4.05%) SAP
15 13 (3.51%) Remedy
16 12 (3.24%) BMC
16 12 (3.24%) HP
17 8 (2.16%) Juniper
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum +bonus + health + pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
McAfee
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venator Recruitment Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus; pension; negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Launch IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc etc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
University of Cambridge
Salary: From £26,527 to £30,728 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cirencester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £14.00 - £17.00 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
The Royal College of Art
Posted: 18 days ago