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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS
Rank 745 734 757
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +23
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 147 180 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.51% 0.57% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 126 155 113
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £45,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £34,750 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-19.42% +1.45%

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
28891 31343 29769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.34% 26.74% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24254 26198 25210
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -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 29 July 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 29 July 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 0 136 £28,500 -20.27% 18
London +13 77 £29,000 -7.93% 9
South East +13 24 £27,500 -15.38% 2
North West +16 12 £23,168 -10.89% 1
West Sussex +8 11 - -
Crawley +1 11 - -
Bromley +23 10 £22,500 -43.75%
City of London +28 9 £29,000 -9.37%
South West -11 9 £26,500 +6.00% 3
Bournemouth +10 7 £22,500 -29.68%
Dorset +9 7 £22,500 -29.68% 1
Cheshire +5 6 £22,500 -15.09%
Hampshire +9 5 £24,000 -11.92%
Yorkshire 0 5 £30,000 -17.80%
Merseyside - 5 £23,168 - 1
Leeds +2 4 £43,750 +54.86%
West Yorkshire +1 4 £43,750 +19.86%
Wales -12 4 £39,250 -7.64%
Liverpool - 4 £23,168 -
Scotland +14 3 £40,000 +41.59%
Berkshire +6 3 £25,000 -23.07% 1
East Midlands -1 3 £25,500 -36.25%
East of England -6 3 £35,000 -22.22% 2
West Midlands -10 3 £27,500 +1.85% 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £25,500 -
Glasgow - 3 £40,000 -
Northampton - 3 £25,500 -
Fareham - 3 £24,000 -
Surrey +8 2 £24,250 +21.25%
Southampton +4 2 £45,000 +38.46%

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 297 (88.13%) Windows
2 141 (41.84%) Active Directory
3 121 (35.91%) Linux
4 114 (33.83%) MS Office
5 104 (30.86%) Microsoft
6 103 (30.56%) MS Exchange
7 91 (27.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 89 (26.41%) VMware
9 86 (25.52%) Blackberry
10 83 (24.63%) Firewall
11 81 (24.04%) Windows 8
12 77 (22.85%) Apple
13 75 (22.26%) Windows 7
14 70 (20.77%) TCP/IP
15 68 (20.18%) DNS
16 67 (19.88%) MS Excel
17 66 (19.58%) Windows XP
17 66 (19.58%) Android
17 66 (19.58%) Degree
18 64 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
19 63 (18.69%) Windows Server 2012
20 61 (18.10%) ITIL
21 59 (17.51%) Windows Server 2003
22 56 (16.62%) Citrix
22 56 (16.62%) DHCP
23 49 (14.54%) Internet
23 49 (14.54%) Office 365
24 48 (14.24%) Cisco
25 46 (13.65%) Apple iOS
26 44 (13.06%) Analytical Skills

Mac OS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (30.56%) MS Exchange
2 32 (9.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 31 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (8.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (8.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 28 (8.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 24 (7.12%) Lync
7 22 (6.53%) SharePoint
8 16 (4.75%) IIS
8 16 (4.75%) Apache
9 3 (0.89%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.59%) Node.js
11 1 (0.30%) JBoss
11 1 (0.30%) nginx
11 1 (0.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 114 (33.83%) MS Office
2 67 (19.88%) MS Excel
3 13 (3.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.08%) InDesign
5 7 (2.08%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.59%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.59%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.30%) InCopy
8 1 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (14.54%) Office 365
2 16 (4.75%) Google Apps
3 10 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.89%) SaaS
6 2 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.30%) Lucidchart
7 1 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 83 (24.63%) Firewall
2 70 (20.77%) TCP/IP
3 68 (20.18%) DNS
4 56 (16.62%) DHCP
5 49 (14.54%) Internet
6 41 (12.17%) SAN
7 37 (10.98%) VPN
8 32 (9.50%) VLAN
9 25 (7.42%) LAN
10 17 (5.04%) Wireless
11 16 (4.75%) WAN
11 16 (4.75%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (4.75%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (4.45%) SMTP
13 14 (4.15%) IPsec
14 10 (2.97%) NAS
15 9 (2.67%) IMAP
15 9 (2.67%) DMZ
15 9 (2.67%) HTTP
16 7 (2.08%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.19%) FileMaker
3 4 (1.19%) MySQL
4 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (7.42%) Git (software)
2 20 (5.93%) Subversion
3 19 (5.64%) JIRA
4 9 (2.67%) Visual Studio
5 8 (2.37%) Selenium
6 7 (2.08%) JUnit
6 7 (2.08%) Bugzilla
6 7 (2.08%) Xcode
7 4 (1.19%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.19%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.19%) CocoaPods
8 3 (0.89%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.89%) TestNG
8 3 (0.89%) JBehave
8 3 (0.89%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.59%) Mocha
9 2 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.59%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (8.61%) Marketing
2 25 (7.42%) Finance
3 24 (7.12%) Retail
4 14 (4.15%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.37%) Electronics
5 8 (2.37%) Multimedia
5 8 (2.37%) Publishing
6 7 (2.08%) Back Office
7 6 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.48%) Games
9 4 (1.19%) Advertising
10 2 (0.59%) Law
10 2 (0.59%) Banking
10 2 (0.59%) German Language
11 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 92 (27.30%) Support Engineer
2 48 (14.24%) 2nd Line Support
3 40 (11.87%) Developer
3 40 (11.87%) Analyst
4 35 (10.39%) Desktop Support
5 28 (8.31%) 1st Line Support
5 28 (8.31%) Support Analyst
5 28 (8.31%) IT Support
6 27 (8.01%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 18 (5.34%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 17 (5.04%) 3rd Line Support
9 15 (4.45%) Administrator
9 15 (4.45%) Support Technician
10 14 (4.15%) Systems Administrator
11 13 (3.86%) Team Leader
12 12 (3.56%) Senior Developer
13 11 (3.26%) Systems Engineer
13 11 (3.26%) Technical Support
13 11 (3.26%) Desktop Engineer
13 11 (3.26%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.53%) HTML
2 18 (5.34%) CSS
3 12 (3.56%) .NET
4 11 (3.26%) XML
4 11 (3.26%) REST
5 10 (2.97%) Web Services
6 9 (2.67%) MAPI
7 8 (2.37%) Cocoa
8 7 (2.08%) RESTful
9 6 (1.78%) Ajax
9 6 (1.78%) Widevine
9 6 (1.78%) PlayReady
10 5 (1.48%) STL
10 5 (1.48%) iOS SDK
11 4 (1.19%) AngularJS
11 4 (1.19%) jQuery
11 4 (1.19%) SWT
11 4 (1.19%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.89%) WSDL
12 3 (0.89%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 86 (25.52%) Blackberry
2 44 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (10.98%) Computer Science
4 36 (10.68%) iPhone
5 19 (5.64%) Digital Media
6 10 (2.97%) EqualLogic
7 9 (2.67%) PDA
7 9 (2.67%) Replication
8 8 (2.37%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.37%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.37%) Data Centre
9 7 (2.08%) iPad
9 7 (2.08%) DTV
10 5 (1.48%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.48%) IPTV
10 5 (1.48%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.19%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.59%) Physics
12 2 (0.59%) Statistics
12 2 (0.59%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 297 (88.13%) Windows
2 121 (35.91%) Linux
3 91 (27.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 81 (24.04%) Windows 8
5 75 (22.26%) Windows 7
6 66 (19.58%) Android
6 66 (19.58%) Windows XP
7 63 (18.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 59 (17.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 46 (13.65%) Apple iOS
10 37 (10.98%) Mac OS X
11 32 (9.50%) UNIX
12 17 (5.04%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.78%) NetWare
14 4 (1.19%) AIX
15 3 (0.89%) Solaris
15 3 (0.89%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.30%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (18.10%) ITIL
2 35 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (6.82%) E-Commerce
4 22 (6.53%) OOP
5 21 (6.23%) Software Engineering
6 18 (5.34%) OO
7 16 (4.75%) Service Management
7 16 (4.75%) Migration
7 16 (4.75%) Scrum
8 14 (4.15%) Project Management
9 11 (3.26%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (2.97%) Change Management
10 10 (2.97%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (2.97%) OOD
11 9 (2.67%) Service Delivery
11 9 (2.67%) Unit Testing
11 9 (2.67%) Multithreading
11 9 (2.67%) Project Planning
11 9 (2.67%) Problem Management
11 9 (2.67%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (12.46%) C++
2 38 (11.28%) C
3 26 (7.72%) Java
4 24 (7.12%) SQL
5 21 (6.23%) Python
6 19 (5.64%) JavaScript
7 18 (5.34%) PowerShell
8 17 (5.04%) C#
9 13 (3.86%) Objective-C
10 12 (3.56%) VBScript
11 8 (2.37%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.08%) Embedded C
13 5 (1.48%) Embedded C++
13 5 (1.48%) Perl
13 5 (1.48%) Ruby
14 4 (1.19%) VB
15 3 (0.89%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.89%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.59%) VBA
16 2 (0.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 66 (19.58%) Degree
2 34 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (9.50%) MCP
4 27 (8.01%) MCSE
5 18 (5.34%) MCTS
6 15 (4.45%) MCSA
7 12 (3.56%) MCITP
8 7 (2.08%) MCDST
9 6 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.19%) CCNA
11 3 (0.89%) CCNP
11 3 (0.89%) CCA
11 3 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.89%) ACMT
11 3 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.59%) ACTC
12 2 (0.59%) CCSA
12 2 (0.59%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.04%) SLA
2 13 (3.86%) QA
3 2 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 141 (41.84%) Active Directory
2 64 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (9.20%) Hyper-V
4 25 (7.42%) XenApp
5 20 (5.93%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (5.34%) vSphere
7 10 (2.97%) Firmware
8 9 (2.67%) Terminal Services
9 7 (2.08%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.19%) XenServer
11 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.30%) Xen
11 1 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.30%) Kerio MailServer
11 1 (0.30%) KVM
Systems Management
1 30 (8.90%) SCCM
2 16 (4.75%) Backup Exec
3 14 (4.15%) SCOM
4 11 (3.26%) Casper Suite
5 4 (1.19%) Graphite
5 4 (1.19%) Puppet
5 4 (1.19%) Nagios
5 4 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.89%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.89%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.89%) Ansible
6 3 (0.89%) logstash
6 3 (0.89%) Kibana
7 2 (0.59%) Iperf
7 2 (0.59%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.30%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 104 (30.86%) Microsoft
2 89 (26.41%) VMware
3 77 (22.85%) Apple
4 56 (16.62%) Citrix
5 48 (14.24%) Cisco
6 27 (8.01%) HP
7 24 (7.12%) Symantec
8 22 (6.53%) Dell
9 19 (5.64%) Altiris
10 17 (5.04%) Adobe
11 14 (4.15%) Veeam
12 13 (3.86%) Red Hat
13 12 (3.56%) Avaya
13 12 (3.56%) Mitel
14 9 (2.67%) Draytek
15 7 (2.08%) Google
16 6 (1.78%) Oracle
17 5 (1.48%) SAP
17 5 (1.48%) CheckPoint
18 4 (1.19%) LANDesk
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