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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 699 753 746
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -7
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 180 140 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.62% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 150 125 118
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%

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
29033 28189 30240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.42% 27.48% 27.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24362 23214 25899
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +10 152 £29,500 -21.33% 28
London 0 85 £30,000 -13.04% 19
South East -24 32 £22,500 -40.00% 7
Wales - 25 £42,500 - 1
City of London +21 23 £41,500 +44.34% 5
South Wales - 20 £42,500 - 1
Torfaen - 16 £32,500 -
Cwmbran - 16 £32,500 -
Surrey -6 11 £22,000 -24.78% 1
Woking - 11 £22,000 - 1
Bromley +9 10 £22,500 -40.00%
Yorkshire -13 10 £50,000 +33.33%
East Midlands - 10 £34,500 -
Leeds +5 8 £50,000 +33.33%
West Yorkshire -9 8 £50,000 +33.33%
East of England - 8 £23,500 -
Chessington -5 6 £29,500 +38.82% 1
Crawley -5 6 £25,000 -3.84% 1
West Sussex -6 6 £25,000 -3.84% 1
Northamptonshire - 6 £32,500 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £25,500 -
Northampton - 5 £32,500 -
Watford - 5 £23,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £25,500 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £23,500 -
Berkshire -11 4 £28,250 -33.52% 2
Derbyshire - 4 £40,000 -
Newport - 4 £42,500 -
Derby - 4 £40,000 -
North West -12 3 £25,500 -

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 318 (89.33%) Windows
2 158 (44.38%) Active Directory
3 131 (36.80%) Linux
4 104 (29.21%) Microsoft
5 99 (27.81%) MS Exchange
6 84 (23.60%) TCP/IP
7 80 (22.47%) Blackberry
8 77 (21.63%) Firewall
8 77 (21.63%) ITIL
9 75 (21.07%) MS Excel
10 74 (20.79%) VMware
11 70 (19.66%) Windows 7
11 70 (19.66%) Windows 8
12 66 (18.54%) MS Office
13 65 (18.26%) DNS
14 63 (17.70%) C++
15 62 (17.42%) Degree
16 57 (16.01%) Windows XP
16 57 (16.01%) Citrix
17 56 (15.73%) C
18 55 (15.45%) Windows Server 2008
19 51 (14.33%) Android
19 51 (14.33%) Internet
19 51 (14.33%) DHCP
20 48 (13.48%) LAN
21 46 (12.92%) MCP
21 46 (12.92%) Cisco
21 46 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
22 45 (12.64%) WAN
23 43 (12.08%) Apple

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 99 (27.81%) MS Exchange
2 36 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 30 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 28 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (7.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 21 (5.90%) Apache
7 19 (5.34%) IIS
8 11 (3.09%) Tomcat
9 10 (2.81%) nginx
9 10 (2.81%) CMS
10 8 (2.25%) SharePoint
11 7 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.12%) Lync
13 3 (0.84%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.84%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.84%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.84%) WordPress
13 3 (0.84%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 75 (21.07%) MS Excel
2 66 (18.54%) MS Office
3 14 (3.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (1.12%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (1.12%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.12%) Fireworks
5 4 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.56%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.56%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.56%) InDesign
7 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.28%) Line 50
1 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.37%) Office 365
2 9 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.25%) Google Apps
4 5 (1.40%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (1.12%) IaaS
5 4 (1.12%) Route 53
5 4 (1.12%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.28%) SaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 84 (23.60%) TCP/IP
2 77 (21.63%) Firewall
3 65 (18.26%) DNS
4 51 (14.33%) Internet
4 51 (14.33%) DHCP
5 48 (13.48%) LAN
6 45 (12.64%) WAN
7 42 (11.80%) VPN
8 24 (6.74%) SAN
9 23 (6.46%) SSL
10 20 (5.62%) VoIP
11 19 (5.34%) Network Security
12 16 (4.49%) VLAN
13 15 (4.21%) HTTP
14 11 (3.09%) Cisco IOS
15 8 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (2.25%) IPsec
15 8 (2.25%) Wireless
15 8 (2.25%) MPLS
15 8 (2.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (2.81%) MongoDB
3 9 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.69%) MySQL
5 5 (1.40%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.28%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.28%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (6.74%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.06%) JIRA
3 16 (4.49%) Subversion
4 15 (4.21%) JUnit
5 13 (3.65%) Selenium
5 13 (3.65%) Jenkins
6 12 (3.37%) Eclipse
7 11 (3.09%) Cucumber
7 11 (3.09%) TestNG
8 10 (2.81%) Maven
9 7 (1.97%) Bugzilla
10 6 (1.69%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.40%) JBehave
11 5 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.12%) Xcode
13 3 (0.84%) Hudson
14 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
15 1 (0.28%) Ant
15 1 (0.28%) SoapUI
15 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (5.06%) Multimedia
1 18 (5.06%) Finance
2 17 (4.78%) Retail
2 17 (4.78%) Marketing
3 14 (3.93%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.37%) Advertising
5 10 (2.81%) Games
6 6 (1.69%) Law
6 6 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.69%) Electronics
7 3 (0.84%) Back Office
7 3 (0.84%) German Language
8 2 (0.56%) French Language
8 2 (0.56%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.28%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 97 (27.25%) Support Engineer
2 65 (18.26%) Analyst
3 37 (10.39%) IT Support
3 37 (10.39%) 2nd Line Support
4 35 (9.83%) 1st Line Support
4 35 (9.83%) Support Analyst
5 33 (9.27%) Developer
6 31 (8.71%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 26 (7.30%) Administrator
8 25 (7.02%) Software Engineer
9 23 (6.46%) Systems Administrator
10 20 (5.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 18 (5.06%) Desktop Support
11 18 (5.06%) Service Analyst
12 17 (4.78%) Service Desk Analyst
12 17 (4.78%) IT Support Engineer
13 15 (4.21%) Support Technician
14 14 (3.93%) Senior Software Engineer
15 13 (3.65%) Software Developer
15 13 (3.65%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.02%) HTML
2 22 (6.18%) CSS
3 12 (3.37%) .NET
3 12 (3.37%) Web Services
4 10 (2.81%) REST
5 8 (2.25%) Cocoa
6 5 (1.40%) CGI
6 5 (1.40%) Flash
6 5 (1.40%) Java SE
6 5 (1.40%) Ajax
7 4 (1.12%) WebCenter
7 4 (1.12%) Django
7 4 (1.12%) XML
7 4 (1.12%) COM
7 4 (1.12%) Middleware
8 3 (0.84%) LAMP
8 3 (0.84%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.84%) jQuery
8 3 (0.84%) SWT
8 3 (0.84%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 80 (22.47%) Blackberry
2 46 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (11.80%) Computer Science
4 26 (7.30%) IPTV
5 16 (4.49%) iPhone
5 16 (4.49%) DTV
6 15 (4.21%) Digital Media
7 9 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (1.97%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.97%) Smartphone
8 7 (1.97%) User Experience
8 7 (1.97%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (1.97%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.69%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.40%) Online Games
10 5 (1.40%) Web 2.0
10 5 (1.40%) Telematics
11 4 (1.12%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.84%) BBC
12 3 (0.84%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 318 (89.33%) Windows
2 131 (36.80%) Linux
3 70 (19.66%) Windows 7
3 70 (19.66%) Windows 8
4 57 (16.01%) Windows XP
5 55 (15.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (14.33%) Android
7 37 (10.39%) Apple iOS
8 36 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (7.87%) UNIX
10 27 (7.58%) Mac OS X
10 27 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (4.49%) Ubuntu
12 7 (1.97%) CentOS
13 6 (1.69%) SUSE
14 4 (1.12%) Solaris
15 3 (0.84%) IRIX
15 3 (0.84%) AIX
15 3 (0.84%) HPUX
15 3 (0.84%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (21.63%) ITIL
2 36 (10.11%) Software Engineering
3 35 (9.83%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (8.43%) E-Commerce
5 24 (6.74%) OOP
6 22 (6.18%) Project Management
7 20 (5.62%) OOD
8 18 (5.06%) Change Management
9 17 (4.78%) Manual Testing
10 16 (4.49%) Multithreading
11 14 (3.93%) Configuration Management
12 13 (3.65%) Service Delivery
12 13 (3.65%) Service Management
12 13 (3.65%) Network Design
13 12 (3.37%) Automated Testing
14 11 (3.09%) Scrum
14 11 (3.09%) Incident Management
14 11 (3.09%) Project Planning
14 11 (3.09%) Test Strategy
14 11 (3.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 63 (17.70%) C++
2 56 (15.73%) C
3 37 (10.39%) Java
4 26 (7.30%) Perl
5 24 (6.74%) Python
6 23 (6.46%) SQL
7 18 (5.06%) Embedded C++
7 18 (5.06%) Objective-C
8 16 (4.49%) Bash Shell
8 16 (4.49%) JavaScript
9 15 (4.21%) Ruby
10 14 (3.93%) Embedded C
11 13 (3.65%) C#
12 7 (1.97%) PHP
12 7 (1.97%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.40%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.12%) Groovy
15 1 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (17.42%) Degree
2 46 (12.92%) MCP
3 35 (9.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (7.58%) MCSE
5 19 (5.34%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (4.78%) CCNA
6 17 (4.78%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (3.93%) A+ Certification
8 12 (3.37%) MCSA
9 11 (3.09%) CISSP
10 9 (2.53%) CCNP
10 9 (2.53%) MCDST
11 8 (2.25%) SC Cleared
11 8 (2.25%) Security Cleared
11 8 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.97%) CCSA
12 7 (1.97%) CCDA
12 7 (1.97%) CCDP
12 7 (1.97%) CCSE
12 7 (1.97%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.62%) QA
2 8 (2.25%) SLA
3 4 (1.12%) JTAG
4 3 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.28%) HL7
5 1 (0.28%) DICOM
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 158 (44.38%) Active Directory
2 35 (9.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.65%) XenApp
4 11 (3.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 11 (3.09%) XenDesktop
5 9 (2.53%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.69%) KVM
6 6 (1.69%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.40%) Firmware
7 5 (1.40%) Xen
8 4 (1.12%) vSphere
9 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.56%) Nmap
9 2 (0.56%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.56%) Samba
10 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.28%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 24 (6.74%) SCCM
2 11 (3.09%) Nagios
3 5 (1.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (1.40%) Capistrano
3 5 (1.40%) Ganglia
4 4 (1.12%) Vagrant
4 4 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.12%) Casper Suite
4 4 (1.12%) Ansible
4 4 (1.12%) Cacti
5 2 (0.56%) Nessus
5 2 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.28%) OpenView
6 1 (0.28%) Puppet
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 104 (29.21%) Microsoft
2 74 (20.79%) VMware
3 57 (16.01%) Citrix
4 46 (12.92%) Cisco
5 43 (12.08%) Apple
6 27 (7.58%) HP
7 21 (5.90%) Mitel
8 20 (5.62%) Red Hat
9 16 (4.49%) Google
10 14 (3.93%) LANDesk
11 13 (3.65%) Adobe
12 12 (3.37%) MobileIron
13 11 (3.09%) Oracle
14 9 (2.53%) Avaya
15 8 (2.25%) CheckPoint
16 7 (1.97%) Altiris
17 6 (1.69%) Juniper
17 6 (1.69%) NetApp
18 5 (1.40%) Remedy
18 5 (1.40%) Bloomberg
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connect Support Services Ltd
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Viewdata Recruitment
Salary: Subject to experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Ortolan Group
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Farfetch.com
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £33000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Paddington, London
Sysdoc
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Media Math Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
Fitzrovia I.T. Limited
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
Explore Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 17 days ago
Kent
Explore Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 20 days ago