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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 720 700 779
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +79
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 179 212 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.096%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.62% 0.68% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 154 178 77
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,250 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-13.07% +4.83%

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
28921 31206 29066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.06% 26.80% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24450 25888 24723
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +10 167 £27,500 -15.38% 22
London +6 96 £29,000 -17.14% 11
South East -7 25 £36,250 +51.04% 8
North West +14 15 £23,168 +28.71% 1
Crawley +2 12 - -
West Sussex -2 12 - -
South West -18 11 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Dorset +13 10 £22,500 -29.68% 1
Bournemouth +10 10 £22,500 -29.68% 1
Bromley +27 9 £22,500 -43.75%
City of London +26 9 £27,000 -40.00% 4
Yorkshire +3 6 £30,000 -
East of England -4 6 £31,250 -21.87%
Manchester - 6 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire +8 5 £43,750 +75.00%
Leeds +8 5 £43,750 +75.00%
East Midlands +2 5 £25,500 -36.25%
Wales -22 5 £41,500 -2.35%
Merseyside - 5 £23,168 -
Berkshire +13 4 £36,250 +11.53% 1
Northamptonshire +13 4 £24,625 -34.33%
Cheshire +5 4 £22,500 -15.09% 1
Northampton - 4 £24,625 -
Liverpool - 4 £23,168 -
Hampshire +21 3 £34,500 +56.81% 1
Scotland +8 3 £40,000 +41.59%
Surrey +7 3 £45,000 +125.00%
Reading -4 3 £45,000 +38.46% 1
West Midlands -5 3 £26,500 +23.25%
Torfaen -13 3 £42,500 -

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 293 (87.72%) Windows
2 144 (43.11%) Active Directory
3 125 (37.43%) MS Office
4 119 (35.63%) Linux
5 103 (30.84%) MS Exchange
6 96 (28.74%) Firewall
7 93 (27.84%) Microsoft
8 90 (26.95%) VMware
9 87 (26.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 79 (23.65%) Windows 7
11 77 (23.05%) Blackberry
12 72 (21.56%) Windows 8
13 69 (20.66%) VMware Infrastructure
14 68 (20.36%) Windows Server 2012
15 67 (20.06%) Apple
16 66 (19.76%) DNS
16 66 (19.76%) Citrix
16 66 (19.76%) Degree
17 65 (19.46%) MS Excel
18 61 (18.26%) TCP/IP
19 57 (17.07%) ITIL
20 53 (15.87%) Windows XP
21 52 (15.57%) DHCP
21 52 (15.57%) Office 365
22 49 (14.67%) Android
23 47 (14.07%) Windows Server 2003
24 45 (13.47%) C++
25 44 (13.17%) VPN
25 44 (13.17%) Cisco
25 44 (13.17%) Exchange Server 2010

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (30.84%) MS Exchange
2 44 (13.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 35 (10.48%) Lync
5 28 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 26 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (6.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 19 (5.69%) SharePoint
9 13 (3.89%) IIS
9 13 (3.89%) Apache
10 4 (1.20%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.60%) CMS
12 2 (0.60%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.30%) nginx
13 1 (0.30%) Confluence
13 1 (0.30%) Node.js
Applications
1 125 (37.43%) MS Office
2 65 (19.46%) MS Excel
3 13 (3.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (3.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (2.40%) Photoshop
6 7 (2.10%) InDesign
7 4 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.90%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.60%) CINEMA 4D
9 2 (0.60%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.60%) Maya
9 2 (0.60%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.30%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.30%) InCopy
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 52 (15.57%) Office 365
2 8 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.40%) Google Apps
3 7 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (28.74%) Firewall
2 66 (19.76%) DNS
3 61 (18.26%) TCP/IP
4 52 (15.57%) DHCP
5 44 (13.17%) VPN
6 43 (12.87%) Internet
7 41 (12.28%) VLAN
8 34 (10.18%) SAN
8 34 (10.18%) LAN
9 23 (6.89%) IPsec
10 21 (6.29%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (4.49%) Wireless
12 14 (4.19%) SMTP
13 13 (3.89%) WAN
14 11 (3.29%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (2.99%) HTTP
16 8 (2.40%) NAS
17 7 (2.10%) IMAP
17 7 (2.10%) DMZ
17 7 (2.10%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.80%) MySQL
3 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.20%) FileMaker
3 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (6.29%) Git (software)
2 19 (5.69%) Subversion
3 13 (3.89%) JIRA
4 12 (3.59%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.10%) JUnit
5 7 (2.10%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.50%) Xcode
6 5 (1.50%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.20%) Selenium
8 3 (0.90%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.60%) Mocha
9 2 (0.60%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.60%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.60%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.60%) TestComplete
9 2 (0.60%) TestNG
9 2 (0.60%) Bugzilla
9 2 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.60%) CocoaPods
9 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (8.08%) Finance
2 20 (5.99%) Marketing
3 19 (5.69%) Retail
4 7 (2.10%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.80%) Back Office
5 6 (1.80%) Advertising
5 6 (1.80%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.50%) Games
6 5 (1.50%) Electronics
7 4 (1.20%) Publishing
8 2 (0.60%) Law
8 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.30%) Front Office
9 1 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 97 (29.04%) Support Engineer
2 51 (15.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 43 (12.87%) Developer
4 37 (11.08%) Analyst
5 32 (9.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 32 (9.58%) IT Support
6 30 (8.98%) Support Analyst
7 29 (8.68%) Desktop Support
8 21 (6.29%) 1st Line Support
9 17 (5.09%) C++ Developer
10 16 (4.79%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (4.79%) Field Engineer
10 16 (4.79%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 15 (4.49%) Senior Developer
11 15 (4.49%) Administrator
12 14 (4.19%) IT Support Engineer
12 14 (4.19%) Support Technician
13 12 (3.59%) Systems Administrator
13 12 (3.59%) Java Developer
13 12 (3.59%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (8.98%) HTML
2 26 (7.78%) CSS
3 14 (4.19%) Web Services
3 14 (4.19%) XML
4 12 (3.59%) .NET
5 9 (2.69%) REST
6 8 (2.40%) Qt
7 7 (2.10%) STL
7 7 (2.10%) MAPI
8 6 (1.80%) CSS3
8 6 (1.80%) HTML5
8 6 (1.80%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.50%) iOS SDK
9 5 (1.50%) jQuery
9 5 (1.50%) Sass
9 5 (1.50%) RESTful
9 5 (1.50%) Java EE
9 5 (1.50%) SWT
9 5 (1.50%) WSDL
9 5 (1.50%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 77 (23.05%) Blackberry
2 37 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (10.48%) Computer Science
4 31 (9.28%) iPhone
5 19 (5.69%) Data Centre
6 16 (4.79%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.69%) Physics
7 9 (2.69%) iPad
8 8 (2.40%) Digital Media
8 8 (2.40%) EqualLogic
8 8 (2.40%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.10%) PDA
9 7 (2.10%) 3D Graphics
9 7 (2.10%) Replication
10 4 (1.20%) IPTV
10 4 (1.20%) DTV
10 4 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.90%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.90%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.90%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 293 (87.72%) Windows
2 119 (35.63%) Linux
3 87 (26.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 79 (23.65%) Windows 7
5 72 (21.56%) Windows 8
6 68 (20.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 53 (15.87%) Windows XP
8 49 (14.67%) Android
9 47 (14.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 43 (12.87%) UNIX
11 36 (10.78%) Mac OS X
11 36 (10.78%) Apple iOS
12 15 (4.49%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.80%) NetWare
13 6 (1.80%) AIX
14 3 (0.90%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.60%) Solaris
15 2 (0.60%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (17.07%) ITIL
2 39 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (8.38%) Migration
4 25 (7.49%) OO
5 24 (7.19%) Software Engineering
6 22 (6.59%) Scrum
7 20 (5.99%) E-Commerce
7 20 (5.99%) OOP
8 15 (4.49%) Service Management
9 14 (4.19%) Multithreading
10 12 (3.59%) Project Management
11 10 (2.99%) TDD
12 9 (2.69%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (2.40%) Project Planning
13 8 (2.40%) Problem Management
13 8 (2.40%) Network Architecture
13 8 (2.40%) BDD
13 8 (2.40%) Change Management
14 7 (2.10%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (2.10%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (13.47%) C++
2 32 (9.58%) C
3 28 (8.38%) Java
4 24 (7.19%) SQL
5 23 (6.89%) JavaScript
6 18 (5.39%) PowerShell
7 15 (4.49%) C#
8 14 (4.19%) Python
9 11 (3.29%) Objective-C
10 10 (2.99%) VBScript
11 7 (2.10%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.20%) Embedded C
12 4 (1.20%) Perl
12 4 (1.20%) Ruby
13 3 (0.90%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.90%) VB
13 3 (0.90%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.60%) Tcl
14 2 (0.60%) VBA
14 2 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 66 (19.76%) Degree
2 34 (10.18%) MCP
3 33 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (6.89%) MCSE
5 15 (4.49%) MCITP
6 14 (4.19%) MCTS
7 12 (3.59%) MCSA
8 9 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (2.10%) MCDST
10 6 (1.80%) CCNA
11 3 (0.90%) CCA
11 3 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.60%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.60%) ACMT
12 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.09%) SLA
2 8 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 144 (43.11%) Active Directory
2 69 (20.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (10.48%) XenApp
4 28 (8.38%) Hyper-V
5 17 (5.09%) vSphere
6 13 (3.89%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.40%) Firmware
8 7 (2.10%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.80%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.20%) XenServer
11 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.30%) Xen
11 1 (0.30%) NFS
11 1 (0.30%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (7.19%) SCCM
2 13 (3.89%) Backup Exec
3 12 (3.59%) SCOM
4 10 (2.99%) Casper Suite
5 4 (1.20%) Graphite
5 4 (1.20%) WSUS
5 4 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.90%) Nagios
6 3 (0.90%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.90%) Puppet
6 3 (0.90%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.90%) Ansible
6 3 (0.90%) logstash
6 3 (0.90%) Kibana
7 2 (0.60%) Iperf
7 2 (0.60%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.30%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 93 (27.84%) Microsoft
2 90 (26.95%) VMware
3 67 (20.06%) Apple
4 66 (19.76%) Citrix
5 44 (13.17%) Cisco
6 25 (7.49%) HP
7 21 (6.29%) Symantec
8 20 (5.99%) Dell
9 17 (5.09%) Adobe
10 14 (4.19%) Altiris
11 12 (3.59%) Veeam
12 10 (2.99%) Draytek
12 10 (2.99%) Red Hat
13 9 (2.69%) Oracle
14 7 (2.10%) LANDesk
15 6 (1.80%) Mitel
15 6 (1.80%) Avaya
16 5 (1.50%) McAfee
17 4 (1.20%) MobileIron
17 4 (1.20%) New Relic
London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum +annual bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Newton Blue
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: €50000 - €70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sevenoaks
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: £36,000
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London, London, South East
Alexander Proudfoot
Salary: £23K to £28K, depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Central London / West End
Industrial Light & Magic
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Hampshire
Farnborough College
Posted: 26 days ago
Dartford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Aylesbury
Intel Security
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago