The table below looks at the statistics for Mac OS X skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mac OS X over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 200 170 201
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +31
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 4 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.080% 0.51% 0.042%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 2.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 2
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Mac OS X
England

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

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1252 1036 1223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.10% 23.98% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 857 1068
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS X
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS X across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Mac OS X Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Mac OS X Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Mac OS X
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 Mac OS X within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 -16 2 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Solihull - 1 £22,500 -
Mac OS X
England

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Mac OS X 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 X.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Apple
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
5 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Adobe
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) UNIX
6 1 (14.29%) Remedy
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) Xcode
6 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion

Mac OS X
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Mac OS X 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 X. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Xcode
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Technician
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Technician
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) PC Support
3 1 (14.29%) Mac Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Apple
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy
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