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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank 715 753 718
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -35
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 187 134 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 0.45% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 160 107 152
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31320 29729 32245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.78% 27.34% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26164 25155 27648
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -

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 July 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 30 July 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 +5 160 £36,500 -18.88% 29
London -41 91 £32,250 -38.57% 11
South East -3 31 £32,500 -27.77% 6
South Wales +12 15 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Wales +3 15 £42,500 +6.25% 6
East Sussex - 12 £40,000 -
Brighton - 12 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +10 11 £45,000 +40.62% 1
East of England -8 11 £45,000 +40.62% 2
City of London -18 11 £32,000 -28.88% 2
Torfaen - 10 £42,500 - 4
Cwmbran - 10 £42,500 - 4
Docklands, London +6 9 - -
East Midlands - 9 £40,000 - 1
Derby - 9 £40,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 9 £40,000 - 1
South West -9 8 £25,000 -41.86% 2
Peterborough - 7 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire -23 6 £34,000 +60.00% 6
West Yorkshire - 6 £34,000 - 3
Bristol - 6 £25,000 - 1
Cambridge +5 5 £45,000 +40.62%
Berkshire +1 5 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Surrey -7 4 £20,000 - 1
West Sussex - 4 - - 1
Crawley - 4 - - 1
Leeds - 4 £28,250 - 2
Reading - 4 £32,500 -
Bromley - 4 £40,000 -
North West +1 3 £26,000 -48.00% 1

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 366 (87.98%) Windows
2 183 (43.99%) Active Directory
3 174 (41.83%) Microsoft
4 153 (36.78%) Linux
5 116 (27.88%) Apple
6 111 (26.68%) Windows 7
7 110 (26.44%) MS Office
8 99 (23.80%) ITIL
9 95 (22.84%) Firewall
10 94 (22.60%) Mac OS X
11 93 (22.36%) Blackberry
12 92 (22.12%) VMware
13 87 (20.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 87 (20.91%) MS Exchange
14 86 (20.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 84 (20.19%) MS Excel
16 74 (17.79%) Android
17 73 (17.55%) Windows 8
18 72 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
19 70 (16.83%) Windows XP
19 70 (16.83%) Internet
20 67 (16.11%) Citrix
21 61 (14.66%) Apple iOS
22 59 (14.18%) Degree
23 58 (13.94%) Windows Server 2012
24 57 (13.70%) DNS
25 54 (12.98%) C
26 52 (12.50%) VPN
27 50 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
28 47 (11.30%) Cisco

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 87 (20.91%) MS Exchange
2 42 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 40 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (9.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 32 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (4.81%) Tomcat
7 19 (4.57%) Apache
8 18 (4.33%) SharePoint
8 18 (4.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (3.61%) IIS
10 11 (2.64%) Lync
11 6 (1.44%) nginx
12 5 (1.20%) Jetty
13 3 (0.72%) CloudStack
13 3 (0.72%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.72%) Node.js
13 3 (0.72%) CMS
13 3 (0.72%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.48%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 110 (26.44%) MS Office
2 84 (20.19%) MS Excel
3 18 (4.33%) Photoshop
4 11 (2.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (1.44%) InDesign
6 4 (0.96%) Adobe After Effects
6 4 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.72%) Final Cut Pro
7 3 (0.72%) Maya
8 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.72%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.24%) Eikon
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.05%) Office 365
2 9 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.68%) Google Apps
4 6 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.44%) SaaS
5 5 (1.20%) IaaS
6 3 (0.72%) PaaS
7 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.24%) GitHub
8 1 (0.24%) Route 53
8 1 (0.24%) Heroku
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 95 (22.84%) Firewall
2 70 (16.83%) Internet
3 57 (13.70%) DNS
4 52 (12.50%) VPN
5 44 (10.58%) SAN
6 42 (10.10%) DHCP
6 42 (10.10%) TCP/IP
7 36 (8.65%) VLAN
8 35 (8.41%) VoIP
9 30 (7.21%) LAN
10 29 (6.97%) LDAP
11 27 (6.49%) Wi-Fi
12 25 (6.01%) Wireless
13 22 (5.29%) Asterisk PBX
14 20 (4.81%) WAN
15 14 (3.37%) iSCSI
15 14 (3.37%) Network Security
16 11 (2.64%) NAS
17 10 (2.40%) Cisco IOS
18 9 (2.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.81%) MySQL
3 18 (4.33%) NoSQL
4 14 (3.37%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.40%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.96%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.72%) OrientDB
9 3 (0.72%) Hazelcast
9 3 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.72%) Redis
9 3 (0.72%) MS Access
9 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.24%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 22 (5.29%) Subversion
2 21 (5.05%) Hudson
3 17 (4.09%) Eclipse
4 15 (3.61%) Jenkins
4 15 (3.61%) Git (software)
5 13 (3.13%) Maven
6 10 (2.40%) Selenium
6 10 (2.40%) MyEclipse
6 10 (2.40%) Ant
7 8 (1.92%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.68%) JIRA
9 5 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.20%) TestComplete
10 3 (0.72%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.72%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.72%) Xcode
11 2 (0.48%) TestNG
11 2 (0.48%) JUnit
11 2 (0.48%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.48%) JBehave
General
1 24 (5.77%) Marketing
2 21 (5.05%) Finance
3 16 (3.85%) Advertising
4 15 (3.61%) Law
5 14 (3.37%) Multimedia
6 12 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.64%) Back Office
8 10 (2.40%) Games
9 8 (1.92%) Retail
10 7 (1.68%) Publishing
10 7 (1.68%) French Language
10 7 (1.68%) German Language
11 6 (1.44%) Electronics
12 5 (1.20%) Banking
13 2 (0.48%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.48%) Legal
13 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.24%) Front Office
14 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (21.63%) Support Engineer
2 85 (20.43%) Analyst
3 56 (13.46%) IT Support
4 51 (12.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 49 (11.78%) Support Analyst
6 41 (9.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 39 (9.38%) Developer
8 32 (7.69%) Desktop Support
9 26 (6.25%) IT Manager
10 23 (5.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 21 (5.05%) IT Support Engineer
12 20 (4.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 20 (4.81%) Administrator
13 18 (4.33%) IT Support Analyst
14 17 (4.09%) Java Developer
14 17 (4.09%) Desktop Analyst
15 16 (3.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
16 14 (3.37%) Software Developer
16 14 (3.37%) Software Engineer
16 14 (3.37%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.73%) Web Services
2 27 (6.49%) HTML
3 20 (4.81%) XML
4 18 (4.33%) .NET
5 17 (4.09%) jQuery
6 15 (3.61%) J2EE
7 13 (3.13%) HTML5
7 13 (3.13%) Hibernate
7 13 (3.13%) CSS
7 13 (3.13%) Spring
8 11 (2.64%) SOAP
8 11 (2.64%) Ajax
8 11 (2.64%) Software Packaging
9 10 (2.40%) JSON
9 10 (2.40%) iBATIS
9 10 (2.40%) Java SE
9 10 (2.40%) Java EE
9 10 (2.40%) RichFaces
9 10 (2.40%) JPA
9 10 (2.40%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 93 (22.36%) Blackberry
2 24 (5.77%) iPhone
3 20 (4.81%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.09%) Social Media
5 16 (3.85%) Smartphone
5 16 (3.85%) iPad
6 11 (2.64%) DTV
6 11 (2.64%) PKI
6 11 (2.64%) IPTV
6 11 (2.64%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (2.40%) Fat Client
7 10 (2.40%) Web 2.0
7 10 (2.40%) Thin Client
8 9 (2.16%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.92%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.68%) Open Source
10 7 (1.68%) Digital Media
10 7 (1.68%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.44%) Replication
11 6 (1.44%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 366 (87.98%) Windows
2 153 (36.78%) Linux
3 111 (26.68%) Windows 7
4 94 (22.60%) Mac OS X
5 87 (20.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 86 (20.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 74 (17.79%) Android
8 73 (17.55%) Windows 8
9 70 (16.83%) Windows XP
10 61 (14.66%) Apple iOS
11 58 (13.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 41 (9.86%) Ubuntu
13 38 (9.13%) UNIX
14 23 (5.53%) Mac OS X Server
15 10 (2.40%) Windows Mobile
15 10 (2.40%) Windows 2000
16 6 (1.44%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.72%) Gentoo
18 2 (0.48%) Debian
19 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (23.80%) ITIL
2 29 (6.97%) Information Security
3 28 (6.73%) Migration
3 28 (6.73%) Information Security Management
3 28 (6.73%) Security Management
4 26 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 24 (5.77%) Problem Management
6 23 (5.53%) Project Planning
7 20 (4.81%) Time Management
7 20 (4.81%) ITIL V3
8 18 (4.33%) Configuration Management
9 17 (4.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (4.09%) Change Management
10 16 (3.85%) Multithreading
10 16 (3.85%) Incident Management
11 15 (3.61%) Project Management
11 15 (3.61%) Software Engineering
12 14 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (3.37%) Service Delivery
12 14 (3.37%) Social Media Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 54 (12.98%) C
2 47 (11.30%) C++
3 45 (10.82%) Python
4 39 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 34 (8.17%) SQL
6 33 (7.93%) Java
7 31 (7.45%) Bash Shell
8 30 (7.21%) Perl
9 29 (6.97%) PHP
10 28 (6.73%) PowerShell
11 21 (5.05%) C#
11 21 (5.05%) Ruby
12 19 (4.57%) Groovy
13 13 (3.13%) Objective-C
14 11 (2.64%) VB
14 11 (2.64%) Embedded C
14 11 (2.64%) Embedded C++
15 4 (0.96%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.72%) VBA
17 2 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 59 (14.18%) Degree
2 50 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (9.13%) MCSE
4 33 (7.93%) MCP
5 26 (6.25%) MCSA
6 14 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (3.13%) MCITP
8 12 (2.88%) Security Cleared
9 10 (2.40%) ISTQB
9 10 (2.40%) SC Cleared
9 10 (2.40%) ISEB
10 8 (1.92%) MCTS
10 8 (1.92%) CCNP
11 6 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.44%) MCDST
11 6 (1.44%) CCDP
11 6 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.20%) VCP5
12 5 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (4.57%) QA
3 10 (2.40%) SLA
4 9 (2.16%) JTAG
5 3 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.48%) HL7
6 2 (0.48%) DICOM
7 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 183 (43.99%) Active Directory
2 72 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (6.49%) Samba
4 20 (4.81%) XenApp
5 15 (3.61%) vSphere
6 13 (3.13%) Hyper-V
7 12 (2.88%) XenDesktop
7 12 (2.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (2.64%) XenServer
9 9 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (1.92%) Terminal Services
11 6 (1.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (1.44%) MetaFrame
12 3 (0.72%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.72%) Xsan
12 3 (0.72%) Xen
13 2 (0.48%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.48%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.48%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.24%) UAG
Systems Management
1 45 (10.82%) SCCM
2 35 (8.41%) Backup Exec
3 22 (5.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 13 (3.13%) Puppet
5 9 (2.16%) SAP Afaria
5 9 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.68%) SCOM
7 6 (1.44%) Nagios
7 6 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.72%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.72%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.72%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.48%) Ganglia
9 2 (0.48%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.48%) MOM
10 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 174 (41.83%) Microsoft
2 116 (27.88%) Apple
3 92 (22.12%) VMware
4 67 (16.11%) Citrix
5 47 (11.30%) Cisco
6 44 (10.58%) Symantec
7 26 (6.25%) Google
8 19 (4.57%) McAfee
9 18 (4.33%) Veeam
9 18 (4.33%) WatchGuard
9 18 (4.33%) Adobe
10 17 (4.09%) Remedy
11 15 (3.61%) SAP
11 15 (3.61%) HP
11 15 (3.61%) Dell
11 15 (3.61%) Mitel
11 15 (3.61%) Kaspersky
12 11 (2.64%) BMC
13 10 (2.40%) NetApp
13 10 (2.40%) JBoss
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connect Support Services Ltd
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £180 - £200 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000 plus Pension, Bonus, Healthcare, Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Network ITR
Salary: £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £0
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £0
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18017 - £19760 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago