The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 153 165 182
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Permanent jobs citing Apple 57 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.11% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 2.41% 0.96% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 45 20 14
Average salary £24,000 £27,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -16.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £80,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +1.56%
Apple
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2369 2077 2332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.13% 49.61% 49.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2040 1628 1934
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Apple
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apple across the West Midlands region.

Apple Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Apple
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Apple across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Apple Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Apple
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
Birmingham +8 30 £31,250 -43.18% 2
Staffordshire - 10 £22,500 - 1
Warwickshire -9 9 £24,500 +6.52% 2
Coventry - 4 £26,750 - 1
Worcestershire -7 2 - -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £18,000 -
Apple
England

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Apple 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 Apple.

1 72 (75.00%) Windows
2 39 (40.63%) Active Directory
3 38 (39.58%) .NET
4 37 (38.54%) C#
4 37 (38.54%) ASP.NET
5 36 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 32 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (31.25%) WCF
7 30 (31.25%) Windows 8
8 29 (30.21%) LAN
8 29 (30.21%) DNS
9 26 (27.08%) MVC
10 24 (25.00%) TDD
10 24 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 24 (25.00%) Android
10 24 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (23.96%) Apple iOS
12 22 (22.92%) Windows XP
12 22 (22.92%) OO
12 22 (22.92%) Citrix
12 22 (22.92%) Blackberry
13 21 (21.88%) TCP/IP
14 20 (20.83%) WAN
14 20 (20.83%) SQL
15 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
16 18 (18.75%) HTML
16 18 (18.75%) Google
16 18 (18.75%) HTML5
16 18 (18.75%) Windows 7
17 17 (17.71%) Git (software)

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Apple 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 Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (17.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 14 (14.58%) Node.js
4 11 (11.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.08%) IIS
6 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.04%) Lync
7 1 (1.04%) CMS
7 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.04%) WorkSite
Applications
1 12 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.42%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) MS Project
3 1 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.46%) Office 365
2 4 (4.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.21%) LAN
1 29 (30.21%) DNS
2 21 (21.88%) TCP/IP
3 20 (20.83%) WAN
4 12 (12.50%) DHCP
5 10 (10.42%) Wireless
6 9 (9.38%) Internet
6 9 (9.38%) VoIP
7 5 (5.21%) VPN
8 3 (3.13%) Bluetooth
8 3 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.13%) VLAN
9 2 (2.08%) 3G
9 2 (2.08%) HTTPS
9 2 (2.08%) SAN
10 1 (1.04%) Firewall
10 1 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.04%) 4G
10 1 (1.04%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.58%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.04%) MS Access
5 1 (1.04%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (17.71%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (11.46%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.21%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.04%) Xcode
General
1 8 (8.33%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Automotive
3 3 (3.13%) Electronics
4 2 (2.08%) Games
4 2 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (43.75%) Developer
2 32 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 14 (14.58%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (10.42%) IT Support
6 9 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 9 (9.38%) Support Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) Analyst
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Support Technician
9 6 (6.25%) Support Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Web Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Network Technician
10 5 (5.21%) IT Support Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) .NET Web Developer
10 5 (5.21%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
11 4 (4.17%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (39.58%) .NET
2 37 (38.54%) ASP.NET
3 30 (31.25%) WCF
4 24 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (18.75%) HTML5
5 18 (18.75%) HTML
6 15 (15.63%) RESTful
6 15 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (13.54%) CSS
8 10 (10.42%) WPF
8 10 (10.42%) jQuery
9 5 (5.21%) CSS3
9 5 (5.21%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (5.21%) Classic ASP
10 3 (3.13%) XML
10 3 (3.13%) JSON
11 2 (2.08%) Web Services
11 2 (2.08%) COM
12 1 (1.04%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.92%) Blackberry
2 14 (14.58%) BBC
2 14 (14.58%) Social Media
3 12 (12.50%) iPad
3 12 (12.50%) iPhone
4 9 (9.38%) Management Information System
5 8 (8.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.08%) User Experience
7 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.08%) Online Games
8 1 (1.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 72 (75.00%) Windows
2 30 (31.25%) Windows 8
3 24 (25.00%) Android
4 23 (23.96%) Apple iOS
5 22 (22.92%) Windows XP
6 18 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.17%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.08%) Linux
10 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.08%) MVC
3 24 (25.00%) TDD
4 22 (22.92%) OO
5 15 (15.63%) Web Application Development
6 14 (14.58%) BDD
7 13 (13.54%) Scrum
8 11 (11.46%) CRM
8 11 (11.46%) Unit Testing
9 10 (10.42%) E-Commerce
9 10 (10.42%) B2B
10 9 (9.38%) Network Management
11 5 (5.21%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (5.21%) iOS Development
11 5 (5.21%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (5.21%) Project Management
11 5 (5.21%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.21%) OOD
12 4 (4.17%) Test Automation
13 3 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (38.54%) C#
2 20 (20.83%) SQL
3 15 (15.63%) Ruby
4 8 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.13%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.04%) C
7 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) MCP
1 14 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.21%) MCSE
3 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) VCP4
4 2 (2.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.04%) MCITP
5 1 (1.04%) CCA
5 1 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 39 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.46%) Hyper-V
3 10 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.08%) XenServer
6 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 36 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 22 (22.92%) Citrix
3 18 (18.75%) Google
4 16 (16.67%) Avaya
5 14 (14.58%) Facebook
5 14 (14.58%) Sony
5 14 (14.58%) Yahoo!
6 10 (10.42%) VMware
7 8 (8.33%) Cisco
8 5 (5.21%) Red Gate
9 3 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.13%) Symantec
10 2 (2.08%) Adobe
10 2 (2.08%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.04%) Twitter
11 1 (1.04%) Interwoven
11 1 (1.04%) Remedy
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Up to £50k plus benefits
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Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Up to £55k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 27 days ago