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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 82 119
Rank change year-on-year -19 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 2 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.16% 1.34% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.71% 5.71% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 3
Median salary £22,000 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% -28.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% -  

Mac OS X is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 280 280 375
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 22.29% 23.37% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 202 252 303
Median salary £33,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% -2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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
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 3 months to 30 April 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
Warrington -3 1 £22,500 -52.63%
Macclesfield - 1 £21,500 -
Mac OS X
North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Apple
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design

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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Support
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Apple
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix