The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Mac OS X
Rank 201 196 188
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 7 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.61% 1.00% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 8
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -28.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.61% -13.33%
Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1147 1396 1162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.25% 25.01% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 1178 1028
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
Mac OS X
England

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 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
Birmingham -9 2 £31,500 +10.52% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £35,000 -
Mac OS X
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Apache
4 3 (30.00%) Flash
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) XHTML
4 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Delphi
4 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) ActionScript
4 3 (30.00%) VBA
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (30.00%) Joomla!
4 3 (30.00%) Zend

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Joomla!
1 3 (30.00%) Drupal
1 3 (30.00%) CMS
1 3 (30.00%) nginx
1 3 (30.00%) Node.js
1 3 (30.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Magento
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 3 (30.00%) Grunt
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Front-End Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) Flash
2 3 (30.00%) XHTML
2 3 (30.00%) SOAP
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) Django
2 3 (30.00%) LAMP
2 3 (30.00%) Sass
2 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (30.00%) Yii
2 3 (30.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) CSS3
2 3 (30.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (30.00%) Debian
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) OO
1 3 (30.00%) MVC
1 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Password Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Delphi
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) ActionScript
2 3 (30.00%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) XenServer
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Zend
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Facebook
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) Sophos
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Accenture
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago