The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Apple
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 98 114
Rank change year-on-year +3 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.093% 0.30% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.72% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 11
Median salary £21,500 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.81% -28.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  

Apple is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 497 552 816
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 46.15% 41.79% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 388 433 642
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,314
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Apple as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Apple in Cheshire

Apple
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apple in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Apple in Cheshire

Apple
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 1 £21,500 -
Apple
North West

Apple
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Apple also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Apple.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Mac OS X
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (50.00%) Office 365
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) DHCP
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) MCP
5 4 (33.33%) MCSE
5 4 (33.33%) MCSA
5 4 (33.33%) MCITP
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (25.00%) SCCM
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Google Play
2 1 (8.33%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) IT Support
3 4 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Support
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Technical Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (8.33%) Cocoa
1 1 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (8.33%) Google Maps API
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (8.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Mac OS X
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) MCITP
1 4 (33.33%) MCP
1 4 (33.33%) MCSA
1 4 (33.33%) MCSE
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Xamarin