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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank 696 785 728
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -57
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 204 92 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.086% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.67% 0.32% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 170 64 146
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -17.33%

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
30665 29150 32842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.86% 27.28% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25347 24897 28100
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +84 168 £30,000 -25.00% 22
London +19 84 £36,250 -19.44% 13
South East +19 39 £24,000 -31.42% 5
South Wales - 24 £42,500 - 5
Wales - 24 £42,500 - 5
City of London +5 20 £45,000 -2.70% 5
Torfaen - 18 £42,500 - 3
Cwmbran - 18 £42,500 - 3
Brighton -12 13 £24,000 -
East Sussex -13 13 £24,000 -
Yorkshire -43 13 £30,000 +27.65% 2
Cambridgeshire +10 11 £38,750 -3.12%
East of England +3 11 £38,750 +25.00% 1
Peterborough - 10 £42,500 -
South West - 9 £25,000 - 1
Berkshire +6 8 £34,750 -36.81%
Docklands, London +4 8 - -
Bristol - 7 £25,000 - 1
Leeds -26 6 £25,000 +6.38%
West Yorkshire -38 6 £25,000 -41.17%
East Midlands - 6 £40,000 -
Kent - 5 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 5 £30,000 -
Canterbury - 5 - -
Bromley - 5 £22,500 -
Sheffield - 5 £30,000 -
Surrey -9 4 £20,000 -42.85%
West Midlands -9 4 £21,500 +2.38%
Derbyshire - 4 £40,000 -
Derby - 4 £40,000 -

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 347 (87.63%) Windows
2 151 (38.13%) Linux
3 150 (37.88%) Active Directory
4 124 (31.31%) Microsoft
5 98 (24.75%) Firewall
6 93 (23.48%) MS Office
7 84 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 82 (20.71%) Mac OS X
9 79 (19.95%) MS Excel
9 79 (19.95%) Blackberry
10 77 (19.44%) MS Exchange
11 76 (19.19%) Windows 7
12 75 (18.94%) ITIL
12 75 (18.94%) VMware
13 73 (18.43%) Apple
14 72 (18.18%) DNS
15 70 (17.68%) Degree
16 68 (17.17%) Windows Server 2003
17 60 (15.15%) Internet
18 59 (14.90%) DHCP
19 58 (14.65%) C
19 58 (14.65%) C++
20 53 (13.38%) Citrix
21 52 (13.13%) Android
21 52 (13.13%) Ubuntu
21 52 (13.13%) TCP/IP
21 52 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
22 50 (12.63%) Windows XP
23 48 (12.12%) VPN
24 47 (11.87%) Exchange Server 2010

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 77 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 47 (11.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (7.32%) Apache
5 25 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2003
5 25 (6.31%) IIS
6 24 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 23 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (5.05%) Tomcat
9 10 (2.53%) Lync
9 10 (2.53%) SharePoint
10 9 (2.27%) nginx
11 6 (1.52%) CMS
12 3 (0.76%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.76%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.76%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.51%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.51%) WordPress
14 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 93 (23.48%) MS Office
2 79 (19.95%) MS Excel
3 19 (4.80%) Photoshop
4 14 (3.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (2.02%) InDesign
6 6 (1.52%) Adobe After Effects
7 5 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.76%) Maya
8 3 (0.76%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.51%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.25%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.53%) Office 365
3 8 (2.02%) Google Apps
3 8 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.52%) IaaS
5 5 (1.26%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (1.01%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.76%) SaaS
7 3 (0.76%) Route 53
8 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.25%) Heroku
8 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 98 (24.75%) Firewall
2 72 (18.18%) DNS
3 60 (15.15%) Internet
4 59 (14.90%) DHCP
5 52 (13.13%) TCP/IP
6 48 (12.12%) VPN
7 36 (9.09%) LAN
8 34 (8.59%) VoIP
9 32 (8.08%) SAN
9 32 (8.08%) LDAP
9 32 (8.08%) VLAN
10 28 (7.07%) WAN
10 28 (7.07%) Network Security
11 22 (5.56%) SSL
12 21 (5.30%) Asterisk PBX
13 17 (4.29%) HTTP
14 16 (4.04%) Wireless
15 15 (3.79%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (2.53%) Cisco IOS
17 9 (2.27%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.55%) MySQL
2 14 (3.54%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.28%) NoSQL
4 11 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.77%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.77%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.76%) MS Access
9 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.51%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 26 (6.57%) Git (software)
1 26 (6.57%) Subversion
2 22 (5.56%) Eclipse
2 22 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 21 (5.30%) Hudson
4 17 (4.29%) Maven
5 11 (2.78%) JIRA
6 7 (1.77%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.77%) Ant
6 7 (1.77%) MyEclipse
7 6 (1.52%) Selenium
8 5 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.01%) TestComplete
9 4 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.76%) Xcode
10 3 (0.76%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.51%) TestNG
11 2 (0.51%) JBehave
11 2 (0.51%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.51%) Bugzilla
General
1 22 (5.56%) Marketing
2 20 (5.05%) Multimedia
3 17 (4.29%) Finance
4 14 (3.54%) Retail
4 14 (3.54%) Games
5 9 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.27%) Advertising
5 9 (2.27%) Publishing
6 7 (1.77%) French Language
6 7 (1.77%) German Language
7 5 (1.26%) Banking
8 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.51%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.51%) Law
9 2 (0.51%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.25%) Front Office
10 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (22.73%) Support Engineer
2 63 (15.91%) Analyst
3 53 (13.38%) IT Support
4 48 (12.12%) Developer
5 40 (10.10%) 2nd Line Support
6 32 (8.08%) Support Analyst
7 29 (7.32%) Administrator
8 27 (6.82%) Desktop Support
9 25 (6.31%) IT Support Engineer
9 25 (6.31%) 3rd Line Support
10 24 (6.06%) IT Manager
10 24 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
10 24 (6.06%) Service Desk Engineer
11 22 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 22 (5.56%) Software Developer
12 17 (4.29%) Java Developer
13 16 (4.04%) Mac Engineer
13 16 (4.04%) Network Engineer
14 15 (3.79%) Junior
14 15 (3.79%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.83%) HTML
2 29 (7.32%) Web Services
3 21 (5.30%) CSS
4 14 (3.54%) jQuery
5 13 (3.28%) XML
6 12 (3.03%) HTML5
6 12 (3.03%) Java SE
7 11 (2.78%) .NET
7 11 (2.78%) Cocoa
8 10 (2.53%) Android SDK
9 8 (2.02%) Ajax
9 8 (2.02%) SOAP
10 7 (1.77%) Struts
10 7 (1.77%) XSD
10 7 (1.77%) JDBC
10 7 (1.77%) JSP
10 7 (1.77%) J2EE
10 7 (1.77%) JMS
10 7 (1.77%) Hibernate
10 7 (1.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 79 (19.95%) Blackberry
2 52 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.57%) Computer Science
4 22 (5.56%) iPhone
5 21 (5.30%) IPTV
6 17 (4.29%) Social Media
7 16 (4.04%) DTV
8 14 (3.54%) User Experience
9 10 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (2.53%) Smartphone
10 9 (2.27%) Thin Client
10 9 (2.27%) Fat Client
11 8 (2.02%) Digital Media
11 8 (2.02%) iPad
12 7 (1.77%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.77%) Photography
12 7 (1.77%) Web 2.0
13 6 (1.52%) Management Information System
14 5 (1.26%) Telematics
14 5 (1.26%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 347 (87.63%) Windows
2 151 (38.13%) Linux
3 84 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 82 (20.71%) Mac OS X
5 76 (19.19%) Windows 7
6 68 (17.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 52 (13.13%) Android
7 52 (13.13%) Ubuntu
8 50 (12.63%) Windows XP
9 43 (10.86%) Windows 8
10 40 (10.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 36 (9.09%) UNIX
12 28 (7.07%) Apple iOS
13 23 (5.81%) Mac OS X Server
14 10 (2.53%) Windows Mobile
15 7 (1.77%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.76%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.51%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.51%) Debian
18 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (18.94%) ITIL
2 35 (8.84%) Information Security
3 34 (8.59%) Information Security Management
3 34 (8.59%) Security Management
4 28 (7.07%) Migration
5 25 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (6.31%) E-Commerce
6 24 (6.06%) Multithreading
7 22 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 22 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 21 (5.30%) Configuration Management
9 17 (4.29%) Incident Management
10 16 (4.04%) Change Management
10 16 (4.04%) OOP
10 16 (4.04%) OOD
11 15 (3.79%) Scrum
12 14 (3.54%) Social Media Monitoring
12 14 (3.54%) Time Management
12 14 (3.54%) Service Delivery
13 13 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 58 (14.65%) C
1 58 (14.65%) C++
2 42 (10.61%) Python
3 39 (9.85%) JavaScript
4 32 (8.08%) Perl
5 31 (7.83%) Bash Shell
6 30 (7.58%) Java
7 21 (5.30%) SQL
8 19 (4.80%) PHP
8 19 (4.80%) Ruby
9 16 (4.04%) Groovy
9 16 (4.04%) C#
10 13 (3.28%) Objective-C
11 12 (3.03%) Embedded C
11 12 (3.03%) Embedded C++
12 7 (1.77%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.52%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.76%) VBA
15 2 (0.51%) Scala
15 2 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 70 (17.68%) Degree
2 37 (9.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (8.59%) MCP
4 25 (6.31%) MCSE
5 18 (4.55%) MCSA
6 15 (3.79%) Security Cleared
7 14 (3.54%) SC Cleared
8 13 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (2.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (2.02%) CCNA
10 7 (1.77%) MCITP
11 6 (1.52%) MCTS
11 6 (1.52%) CISSP
12 5 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (1.26%) CCNP
12 5 (1.26%) ACTC
13 4 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (2.27%) JTAG
3 8 (2.02%) QA
3 8 (2.02%) SLA
4 5 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.51%) HL7
5 2 (0.51%) DICOM
System Software
1 150 (37.88%) Active Directory
2 46 (11.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (6.82%) Samba
4 13 (3.28%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.53%) vSphere
5 10 (2.53%) XenApp
6 9 (2.27%) Terminal Services
7 8 (2.02%) Xen
8 6 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.52%) MetaFrame
9 5 (1.26%) KVM
10 3 (0.76%) Nmap
10 3 (0.76%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.76%) Xsan
11 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.51%) XenServer
11 2 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 24 (6.06%) Backup Exec
2 20 (5.05%) SCCM
3 13 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (2.27%) Nagios
5 7 (1.77%) Ganglia
5 7 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (1.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (1.26%) SCOM
7 5 (1.26%) Puppet
7 5 (1.26%) Capistrano
8 4 (1.01%) Cacti
9 3 (0.76%) Nessus
9 3 (0.76%) SAP Afaria
10 2 (0.51%) Ansible
10 2 (0.51%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.51%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.51%) OpenView
11 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 124 (31.31%) Microsoft
2 75 (18.94%) VMware
3 73 (18.43%) Apple
4 53 (13.38%) Citrix
5 45 (11.36%) Cisco
6 28 (7.07%) Symantec
7 25 (6.31%) Google
8 21 (5.30%) Adobe
9 17 (4.29%) Mitel
10 13 (3.28%) Oracle
10 13 (3.28%) McAfee
11 12 (3.03%) Veeam
11 12 (3.03%) HP
12 11 (2.78%) Juniper
13 10 (2.53%) Kaspersky
13 10 (2.53%) Remedy
13 10 (2.53%) SAP
14 9 (2.27%) WatchGuard
15 8 (2.02%) Dell
16 7 (1.77%) JBoss
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newport
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + stock options
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with excellent bonus and
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum plus large company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
onefinestay
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Tableau Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago