Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Mac OS X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS X over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 124 155
Rank change year-on-year -28 +31 +36
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 21 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.66% 0.76% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.63% 3.29% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 13
Cheshire median annual salary £22,500 £20,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -55.56% +38.46%
10th Percentile £20,750 £18,000 £25,950
90th Percentile £47,000 £23,000 £55,000
North West median annual salary £22,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -47.06% -5.56% +20.00%

Mac OS X is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 798 516 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 24.92% 22.92% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 569 422 645
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.81% -8.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £47,500 £53,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Cheshire

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Mac OS X in Cheshire

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS X in Cheshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Mac OS X in Cheshire

Mac OS X
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow +19 13 £22,500 +12.50% 6
Chester - 4 - - 1
Knutsford - 1 - -
Mac OS X
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Mac OS X 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 Mac OS X.

1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 15 (71.43%) Apple
2 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (61.90%) Firewall
3 13 (61.90%) Office 365
4 12 (57.14%) MCP
4 12 (57.14%) MCSE
4 12 (57.14%) MCSA
4 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (57.14%) MCITP
5 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
6 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
6 10 (47.62%) DHCP
6 10 (47.62%) DNS
7 4 (19.05%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (19.05%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (19.05%) nginx
7 4 (19.05%) JSON
7 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
7 4 (19.05%) LAMP
7 4 (19.05%) Debian
7 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (19.05%) Apache
7 4 (19.05%) Python

Mac OS X
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 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2013
1 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Apache
2 4 (19.05%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) DHCP
2 10 (47.62%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
1 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.52%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 11 (52.38%) IT Support
3 10 (47.62%) IT Engineer
3 10 (47.62%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Exchange Support
8 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Python Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Support Engineer
9 1 (4.76%) Mac Engineer
9 1 (4.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) JSON
1 4 (19.05%) LAMP
1 4 (19.05%) LAPP Stack
1 4 (19.05%) LEMP Stack
1 4 (19.05%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) CherryPy
2 3 (14.29%) Django
2 3 (14.29%) Flask
2 3 (14.29%) Pylons
3 1 (4.76%) Cocoa
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
1 14 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Debian
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Change Management
1 3 (14.29%) DevOps
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) People Management
3 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.76%) Time Management
3 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C++
1 4 (19.05%) Java
1 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
1 4 (19.05%) PHP
1 4 (19.05%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
2 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (57.14%) MCITP
2 12 (57.14%) MCP
2 12 (57.14%) MCSA
2 12 (57.14%) MCSE
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Apple
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft