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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS
Rank 725 736 715
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 180 143 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.57% 0.48% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 155 113 156
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £34,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.45% -2.14%
Operating Systems Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31330 29747 32333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.74% 27.34% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 26193 25193 27708
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 £36,500 £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 25 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 25 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 -11 156 £35,750 -20.55% 25
London -42 89 £31,500 -37.00% 12
South East -4 30 £32,500 -27.77% 5
Wales +4 13 £42,500 +6.25% 4
South Wales +3 13 £42,500 -15.00% 4
East Sussex - 13 £40,000 -
Brighton - 13 £40,000 -
City of London -17 11 £32,000 -28.88% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 9 £45,000 +40.62% 1
East of England -6 9 £45,000 +40.62% 2
Docklands, London +7 8 - -
East Midlands - 8 £40,000 - 1
Torfaen - 8 £42,500 - 4
Derbyshire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Cwmbran - 8 £42,500 - 4
Derby - 8 £40,000 - 1
South West -8 7 £25,000 -41.86% 1
West Yorkshire -24 7 £36,500 +12.30% 1
Yorkshire -33 7 £36,500 +73.80% 3
Berkshire +9 5 £32,500 -40.90% 1
North West -4 5 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Bristol - 5 £25,000 - 1
Peterborough - 5 £45,000 - 1
Cambridge -5 4 £45,000 +40.62%
Crawley - 4 - -
Leeds - 4 £28,250 - 1
Reading - 4 £32,500 -
Bromley - 4 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 4 - -
Wakefield -5 3 £36,500 +12.30%

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 358 (87.96%) Windows
2 185 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 171 (42.01%) Microsoft
4 148 (36.36%) Linux
5 114 (28.01%) Apple
6 110 (27.03%) Windows 7
7 108 (26.54%) MS Office
8 99 (24.32%) ITIL
9 94 (23.10%) Firewall
9 94 (23.10%) VMware
10 93 (22.85%) Blackberry
11 91 (22.36%) Mac OS X
12 88 (21.62%) MS Exchange
13 87 (21.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 86 (21.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 83 (20.39%) MS Excel
16 76 (18.67%) Windows 8
17 73 (17.94%) VMware Infrastructure
18 72 (17.69%) Windows XP
19 70 (17.20%) Internet
19 70 (17.20%) Android
20 68 (16.71%) Citrix
21 62 (15.23%) Apple iOS
22 59 (14.50%) Windows Server 2012
22 59 (14.50%) Degree
23 53 (13.02%) DNS
24 51 (12.53%) VPN
24 51 (12.53%) C
25 48 (11.79%) Microsoft Certification
26 47 (11.55%) Cisco

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 88 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 42 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 39 (9.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (9.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 33 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (4.91%) Tomcat
7 19 (4.67%) Apache
8 18 (4.42%) SharePoint
8 18 (4.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (3.93%) IIS
10 11 (2.70%) Lync
11 5 (1.23%) Jetty
11 5 (1.23%) nginx
12 3 (0.74%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.74%) CMS
12 3 (0.74%) Node.js
12 3 (0.74%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.74%) CloudStack
13 2 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.49%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 108 (26.54%) MS Office
2 83 (20.39%) MS Excel
3 18 (4.42%) Photoshop
4 12 (2.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (1.23%) InDesign
6 4 (0.98%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.74%) Final Cut Pro
7 3 (0.74%) Maya
8 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.74%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.41%) Office 365
2 8 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.47%) Google Apps
4 5 (1.23%) SaaS
5 4 (0.98%) IaaS
6 3 (0.74%) PaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Heroku
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 94 (23.10%) Firewall
2 70 (17.20%) Internet
3 53 (13.02%) DNS
4 51 (12.53%) VPN
5 44 (10.81%) SAN
6 40 (9.83%) TCP/IP
7 39 (9.58%) DHCP
8 35 (8.60%) VoIP
8 35 (8.60%) VLAN
9 29 (7.13%) LDAP
10 28 (6.88%) LAN
10 28 (6.88%) Wi-Fi
11 23 (5.65%) Wireless
12 22 (5.41%) Asterisk PBX
13 19 (4.67%) WAN
14 14 (3.44%) iSCSI
15 13 (3.19%) Network Security
16 10 (2.46%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (2.46%) NAS
17 9 (2.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.90%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.91%) MySQL
3 18 (4.42%) NoSQL
4 14 (3.44%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.46%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.98%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.74%) Redis
9 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.74%) MS Access
9 3 (0.74%) Hazelcast
9 3 (0.74%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 20 (4.91%) Subversion
2 19 (4.67%) Hudson
3 15 (3.69%) Eclipse
4 13 (3.19%) Maven
4 13 (3.19%) Git (software)
5 12 (2.95%) Jenkins
6 10 (2.46%) MyEclipse
6 10 (2.46%) Selenium
6 10 (2.46%) Ant
7 8 (1.97%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.72%) JIRA
9 5 (1.23%) TestComplete
9 5 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.74%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.74%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.74%) Xcode
11 2 (0.49%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.49%) JUnit
11 2 (0.49%) TestNG
11 2 (0.49%) JBehave
General
1 23 (5.65%) Marketing
2 20 (4.91%) Finance
3 17 (4.18%) Advertising
4 15 (3.69%) Law
5 13 (3.19%) Multimedia
6 12 (2.95%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.70%) Back Office
8 10 (2.46%) Games
9 8 (1.97%) Retail
10 7 (1.72%) Publishing
10 7 (1.72%) French Language
10 7 (1.72%) German Language
11 6 (1.47%) Electronics
12 4 (0.98%) Banking
13 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.49%) Legal
13 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 88 (21.62%) Support Engineer
2 86 (21.13%) Analyst
3 55 (13.51%) IT Support
4 51 (12.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 49 (12.04%) Support Analyst
6 39 (9.58%) 2nd Line Support
7 36 (8.85%) Developer
8 31 (7.62%) Desktop Support
9 26 (6.39%) IT Manager
10 22 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 20 (4.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 20 (4.91%) Administrator
11 20 (4.91%) IT Support Engineer
12 19 (4.67%) IT Support Analyst
13 16 (3.93%) Desktop Analyst
14 15 (3.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
14 15 (3.69%) Java Developer
15 13 (3.19%) Service Analyst
15 13 (3.19%) Service Desk Analyst
15 13 (3.19%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.88%) HTML
1 28 (6.88%) Web Services
2 20 (4.91%) XML
3 19 (4.67%) .NET
4 18 (4.42%) jQuery
5 15 (3.69%) J2EE
6 13 (3.19%) CSS
6 13 (3.19%) Hibernate
6 13 (3.19%) Spring
6 13 (3.19%) HTML5
7 11 (2.70%) Software Packaging
7 11 (2.70%) Ajax
7 11 (2.70%) SOAP
8 10 (2.46%) Struts
8 10 (2.46%) JDBC
8 10 (2.46%) JSP
8 10 (2.46%) XSD
8 10 (2.46%) JMS
8 10 (2.46%) JSF
8 10 (2.46%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 93 (22.85%) Blackberry
2 24 (5.90%) iPhone
3 20 (4.91%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.18%) Social Media
5 16 (3.93%) iPad
5 16 (3.93%) Smartphone
6 11 (2.70%) Thin Client
6 11 (2.70%) PKI
6 11 (2.70%) Fat Client
7 10 (2.46%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (2.46%) Web 2.0
8 9 (2.21%) IPTV
8 9 (2.21%) DTV
8 9 (2.21%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.97%) Digital Media
9 8 (1.97%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.72%) Open Source
10 7 (1.72%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.47%) Replication
11 6 (1.47%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 358 (87.96%) Windows
2 148 (36.36%) Linux
3 110 (27.03%) Windows 7
4 91 (22.36%) Mac OS X
5 87 (21.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 86 (21.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 76 (18.67%) Windows 8
8 72 (17.69%) Windows XP
9 70 (17.20%) Android
10 62 (15.23%) Apple iOS
11 59 (14.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 40 (9.83%) Ubuntu
13 38 (9.34%) UNIX
14 23 (5.65%) Mac OS X Server
15 10 (2.46%) Windows Mobile
15 10 (2.46%) Windows 2000
16 7 (1.72%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.74%) Gentoo
18 2 (0.49%) Debian
19 1 (0.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (24.32%) ITIL
2 29 (7.13%) Information Security
3 28 (6.88%) Information Security Management
3 28 (6.88%) Security Management
3 28 (6.88%) E-Commerce
4 27 (6.63%) Migration
5 24 (5.90%) Problem Management
6 23 (5.65%) Project Planning
7 20 (4.91%) Time Management
7 20 (4.91%) ITIL V3
8 17 (4.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (3.93%) Configuration Management
10 15 (3.69%) Project Management
10 15 (3.69%) Change Management
10 15 (3.69%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (3.69%) Incident Management
11 14 (3.44%) Software Engineering
11 14 (3.44%) Social Media Monitoring
12 13 (3.19%) Multithreading
12 13 (3.19%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 51 (12.53%) C
2 42 (10.32%) C++
2 42 (10.32%) Python
3 38 (9.34%) JavaScript
4 35 (8.60%) SQL
5 31 (7.62%) Java
6 29 (7.13%) PHP
6 29 (7.13%) PowerShell
7 28 (6.88%) Bash Shell
7 28 (6.88%) Perl
8 20 (4.91%) C#
8 20 (4.91%) Ruby
9 18 (4.42%) Groovy
10 11 (2.70%) Objective-C
10 11 (2.70%) VB
11 10 (2.46%) Embedded C++
12 9 (2.21%) Embedded C
13 4 (0.98%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.74%) VBA
15 2 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 59 (14.50%) Degree
2 48 (11.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (9.34%) MCSE
4 32 (7.86%) MCP
5 26 (6.39%) MCSA
6 14 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (2.95%) MCITP
8 11 (2.70%) Security Cleared
9 10 (2.46%) ISTQB
9 10 (2.46%) ISEB
10 9 (2.21%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.97%) MCTS
11 8 (1.97%) CCNP
12 6 (1.47%) CCDP
12 6 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (1.23%) VCP5
13 5 (1.23%) JNCIS
13 5 (1.23%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (4.67%) QA
3 10 (2.46%) SLA
4 8 (1.97%) JTAG
5 3 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.49%) HL7
6 2 (0.49%) DICOM
7 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 185 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 73 (17.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (6.63%) Samba
4 20 (4.91%) XenApp
5 15 (3.69%) vSphere
6 14 (3.44%) Hyper-V
7 12 (2.95%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (2.95%) XenDesktop
8 11 (2.70%) XenServer
9 9 (2.21%) Terminal Services
9 9 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (1.47%) MetaFrame
10 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.74%) Xen
11 3 (0.74%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.74%) Xsan
12 2 (0.49%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.49%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.49%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.25%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 45 (11.06%) SCCM
2 35 (8.60%) Backup Exec
3 22 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 13 (3.19%) Puppet
5 9 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (2.21%) SAP Afaria
6 7 (1.72%) SCOM
7 6 (1.47%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (1.23%) Nagios
9 3 (0.74%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.74%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.74%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.49%) MOM
10 2 (0.49%) Ganglia
10 2 (0.49%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.25%) OpenView
11 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 171 (42.01%) Microsoft
2 114 (28.01%) Apple
3 94 (23.10%) VMware
4 68 (16.71%) Citrix
5 47 (11.55%) Cisco
6 44 (10.81%) Symantec
7 24 (5.90%) Google
8 19 (4.67%) McAfee
9 18 (4.42%) WatchGuard
9 18 (4.42%) Adobe
9 18 (4.42%) Veeam
10 17 (4.18%) Remedy
11 16 (3.93%) HP
12 15 (3.69%) Dell
12 15 (3.69%) SAP
12 15 (3.69%) Mitel
12 15 (3.69%) Kaspersky
13 11 (2.70%) BMC
14 10 (2.46%) NetApp
14 10 (2.46%) JBoss
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18017 - £19760 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £16k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
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Posted: 5 days ago
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