Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 606 578 486
Rank change year-on-year -28 -92 +45
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 585 765 1,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.46% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.71% 1.86% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 474 593 874
England median annual salary £32,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.67% +7.14% -4.76%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £32,750 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.49% +5.71% -1.89%

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 34,169 41,103 43,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.25% 24.63% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27,556 33,438 36,879
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.51%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in England

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Mac OS X in England

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Mac OS X in England

Mac OS X
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
London -42 347 £35,000 -12.50% 34
East of England +40 71 £27,500 -31.25% 4
South East -54 62 £40,000 +3.90% 7
North of England +29 49 £26,375 +12.23% 11
South West +14 29 £45,000 +95.65% 6
Midlands +19 25 £25,250 -20.47% 2
North West +13 20 £26,375 +19.89% 5
East Midlands +32 17 £23,500 -17.54% 1
Yorkshire +21 16 £33,500 -23.43% 4
North East +15 13 £21,000 -26.96% 2
West Midlands +30 8 £34,250 +5.38% 1
Mac OS X
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 522 (89.23%) Windows
2 287 (49.06%) Microsoft
3 278 (47.52%) Active Directory
4 222 (37.95%) Office 365
5 220 (37.61%) Linux
6 176 (30.09%) Firewall
7 166 (28.38%) Windows 7
8 162 (27.69%) Windows Server
9 160 (27.35%) Windows 10
9 160 (27.35%) Microsoft Office
10 155 (26.50%) Apple
11 149 (25.47%) Apple iOS
12 129 (22.05%) TCP/IP
12 129 (22.05%) DNS
13 118 (20.17%) DHCP
14 116 (19.83%) Android
15 105 (17.95%) MS Exchange
15 105 (17.95%) Python
16 101 (17.26%) PowerShell
17 100 (17.09%) Java
18 97 (16.58%) Cybersecurity
19 95 (16.24%) Problem-Solving
20 94 (16.07%) ITIL
21 90 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
22 89 (15.21%) Degree
23 84 (14.36%) Windows Server 2008
23 84 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
24 83 (14.19%) SCCM
25 82 (14.02%) Information Security
26 76 (12.99%) VMware

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 105 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 74 (12.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 35 (5.98%) Skype for Business
5 34 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (4.96%) Apache Pig
7 21 (3.59%) SharePoint
8 14 (2.39%) Confluence
9 11 (1.88%) IIS
10 7 (1.20%) CMS
11 6 (1.03%) Apache
11 6 (1.03%) EPiServer
11 6 (1.03%) Umbraco
11 6 (1.03%) WordPress
12 5 (0.85%) nginx
12 5 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
13 4 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.51%) GeoServer
14 3 (0.51%) Liferay
14 3 (0.51%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 160 (27.35%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (2.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.51%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.17%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.17%) Houdini
7 1 (0.17%) Maya
7 1 (0.17%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.17%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 1 (0.17%) NUKE
7 1 (0.17%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 222 (37.95%) Office 365
2 75 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (10.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (7.18%) G Suite
5 25 (4.27%) SaaS
6 23 (3.93%) Mimecast
7 18 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (3.08%) GitHub
8 14 (2.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 13 (2.22%) Amazon S3
10 11 (1.88%) PaaS
11 9 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 5 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (0.85%) Serverless
14 3 (0.51%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 176 (30.09%) Firewall
2 129 (22.05%) DNS
2 129 (22.05%) TCP/IP
3 118 (20.17%) DHCP
4 61 (10.43%) HTTP
5 56 (9.57%) VPN
6 48 (8.21%) Wi-Fi
7 46 (7.86%) LAN
8 37 (6.32%) Wireless
9 33 (5.64%) SSL
10 32 (5.47%) VoIP
11 29 (4.96%) Internet
12 27 (4.62%) WAN
13 25 (4.27%) ICMP
14 23 (3.93%) SNMP
14 23 (3.93%) VLAN
15 22 (3.76%) SAN
16 21 (3.59%) Network Security
17 18 (3.08%) Skype
18 9 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 46 (7.86%) MySQL
3 31 (5.30%) Big Data
3 31 (5.30%) Hadoop
4 29 (4.96%) Apache Hive
5 19 (3.25%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (1.54%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.03%) Cognos Impromptu
8 6 (1.03%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.85%) Amazon Aurora
9 5 (0.85%) Redis
10 4 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.68%) Neo4j
11 3 (0.51%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.17%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 72 (12.31%) JIRA
2 61 (10.43%) Git (software)
3 38 (6.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 38 (6.50%) Selenium
4 36 (6.15%) Bitbucket
5 32 (5.47%) Jenkins
5 32 (5.47%) Robot Framework
6 31 (5.30%) CodeSonar
6 31 (5.30%) git-flow
7 10 (1.71%) Maven
8 5 (0.85%) Appium
8 5 (0.85%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.68%) MSI
9 4 (0.68%) Redmine
10 3 (0.51%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.51%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.51%) JIRA Agile
10 3 (0.51%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.51%) Xcode
11 2 (0.34%) Calabash
General
1 38 (6.50%) Banking
2 34 (5.81%) Finance
2 34 (5.81%) Games
3 33 (5.64%) Telecoms
4 27 (4.62%) Investment Banking
5 21 (3.59%) Retail
6 17 (2.91%) Marketing
7 12 (2.05%) Advertising
8 10 (1.71%) Legal
9 5 (0.85%) Electronics
9 5 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.85%) Publishing
10 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.34%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.34%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.17%) Automotive
11 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.17%) French Language
11 1 (0.17%) Law
11 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 138 (23.59%) Support Engineer
2 105 (17.95%) Analyst
3 70 (11.97%) IT Support
4 67 (11.45%) Desktop Support
5 49 (8.38%) Software Engineer
6 48 (8.21%) Support Analyst
7 43 (7.35%) Developer
8 42 (7.18%) Service Analyst
8 42 (7.18%) Service Desk Analyst
9 39 (6.67%) Security Engineer
10 36 (6.15%) IT Engineer
11 33 (5.64%) 2nd Line Support
12 32 (5.47%) Desktop Engineer
12 32 (5.47%) Senior Desktop Support
13 28 (4.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 28 (4.79%) Java Engineer
13 28 (4.79%) Java Software Engineer
13 28 (4.79%) Technical Engineer
14 27 (4.62%) Infrastructure Support
15 26 (4.44%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.50%) Node.js
2 37 (6.32%) REST
3 36 (6.15%) .NET
4 35 (5.98%) .NET Framework
4 35 (5.98%) SOAP
5 34 (5.81%) Java EE
6 33 (5.64%) HTML
7 32 (5.47%) Django
8 31 (5.30%) ASP.NET
8 31 (5.30%) LAMP
8 31 (5.30%) RabbitMQ
8 31 (5.30%) Spring MVC
8 31 (5.30%) STL
9 27 (4.62%) CSS
10 18 (3.08%) X-Windows
11 13 (2.22%) jQuery
12 12 (2.05%) LDAP
13 10 (1.71%) AngularJS
14 9 (1.54%) HTML5
14 9 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.40%) Self-Motivation
2 53 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.98%) Data Centre
4 31 (5.30%) iPad
5 30 (5.13%) Data Protection Act
6 27 (4.62%) Management Information System
7 23 (3.93%) Video Conferencing
8 21 (3.59%) iPhone
9 20 (3.42%) Client/Server
10 18 (3.08%) Smartphone
11 17 (2.91%) Mobile App
11 17 (2.91%) Security Operations Centre
12 14 (2.39%) Driving Licence
13 13 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (2.22%) User Experience
14 12 (2.05%) Blackberry
15 11 (1.88%) Algorithms
16 9 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
17 8 (1.37%) EPoS
18 7 (1.20%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 522 (89.23%) Windows
2 220 (37.61%) Linux
3 166 (28.38%) Windows 7
4 162 (27.69%) Windows Server
5 160 (27.35%) Windows 10
6 149 (25.47%) Apple iOS
7 116 (19.83%) Android
8 90 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 84 (14.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 64 (10.94%) Windows 8
11 40 (6.84%) Unix
12 27 (4.62%) Mac OS
13 14 (2.39%) Solaris
13 14 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (1.88%) CentOS
16 10 (1.71%) AIX
16 10 (1.71%) HPUX
17 6 (1.03%) Windows XP
18 5 (0.85%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (16.58%) Cybersecurity
2 95 (16.24%) Problem-Solving
3 94 (16.07%) ITIL
4 84 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (14.02%) Information Security
6 54 (9.23%) SIEM
6 54 (9.23%) Software Engineering
7 52 (8.89%) Test Automation
8 48 (8.21%) Mentoring
9 44 (7.52%) Scrum
10 42 (7.18%) DevOps
10 42 (7.18%) Service Management
11 40 (6.84%) Computer Science
12 38 (6.50%) Vulnerability Management
13 37 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 37 (6.32%) Multithreading
14 36 (6.15%) Reverse Engineering
15 35 (5.98%) Penetration Testing
15 35 (5.98%) Systems Engineering
16 32 (5.47%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 105 (17.95%) Python
2 101 (17.26%) PowerShell
3 100 (17.09%) Java
4 72 (12.31%) JavaScript
5 61 (10.43%) C#
6 56 (9.57%) Bash Shell
7 55 (9.40%) C++
8 52 (8.89%) C
9 51 (8.72%) SQL
10 36 (6.15%) Objective-C
11 35 (5.98%) PHP
12 19 (3.25%) Ruby
13 15 (2.56%) Shell Script
14 12 (2.05%) Apple Swift
15 11 (1.88%) Perl
16 7 (1.20%) Clojure
16 7 (1.20%) Go
16 7 (1.20%) Scala
17 5 (0.85%) Assembly Language
18 4 (0.68%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 89 (15.21%) Degree
2 65 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 64 (10.94%) CompTIA Security+
4 63 (10.77%) CISSP
5 56 (9.57%) GIAC
6 55 (9.40%) SSCP
7 48 (8.21%) Cisco Certification
7 48 (8.21%) MCSE
8 46 (7.86%) CCNA
9 40 (6.84%) Security Cleared
10 38 (6.50%) DV Cleared
11 37 (6.32%) Network+ Certification
12 36 (6.15%) CEH
13 33 (5.64%) SANS
14 30 (5.13%) CISMP
15 29 (4.96%) Linux+ Certification
16 27 (4.62%) GCIA
16 27 (4.62%) GCIH
17 26 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
18 23 (3.93%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (5.98%) SLA
3 30 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 13 (2.22%) QA
5 7 (1.20%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.68%) COBIT
6 4 (0.68%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.51%) GDPR
8 2 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.34%) PMO
8 2 (0.34%) WCAG
System Software
1 278 (47.52%) Active Directory
2 57 (9.74%) Hyper-V
3 47 (8.03%) Docker
4 42 (7.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (6.67%) vSphere
6 13 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (1.71%) Terminal Services
8 7 (1.20%) BitLocker
9 5 (0.85%) Firmware
9 5 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.85%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.34%) XenServer
12 1 (0.17%) Squid
12 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 83 (14.19%) SCCM
2 32 (5.47%) Puppet
3 31 (5.30%) Salt
4 24 (4.10%) WSUS
5 16 (2.74%) Norton AntiVirus
6 13 (2.22%) IBM BigFix
6 13 (2.22%) ZABBIX
7 12 (2.05%) vCenter Server
8 11 (1.88%) Microsoft Intune
9 10 (1.71%) Backup Exec
9 10 (1.71%) Jamf Pro
10 7 (1.20%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.85%) FortiGate
11 5 (0.85%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.85%) QRadar
12 4 (0.68%) Nagios
13 3 (0.51%) Clonezilla
13 3 (0.51%) Kubernetes
13 3 (0.51%) SCOM
13 3 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 287 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 155 (26.50%) Apple
3 76 (12.99%) VMware
4 61 (10.43%) Cisco
5 57 (9.74%) Citrix
6 42 (7.18%) Google
7 32 (5.47%) Adobe
8 29 (4.96%) Splunk
9 22 (3.76%) Meraki
10 21 (3.59%) HP
10 21 (3.59%) Ivanti
11 18 (3.08%) Dell
11 18 (3.08%) Sun
12 17 (2.91%) Symantec
13 16 (2.74%) McAfee
13 16 (2.74%) NetApp
14 14 (2.39%) Red Hat
14 14 (2.39%) SolarWinds
15 13 (2.22%) Palo Alto
16 12 (2.05%) Veeam