Period
to 20 October 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 20 October 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
England > North West
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 282 274
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 +19
Permanent jobs citing Apple 86 69 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.67% 0.57% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 1.30% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 78 61 78
North West median annual salary £35,000 £26,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.08% -14.52% +3.33%
10th Percentile £20,925 £18,769 £20,200
90th Percentile £57,875 £43,750 £45,000
England median annual salary £35,250 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year -6.00% +2.74% +10.61%

Apple is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5927 5316 5777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.46% 43.67% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4581 4243 4559
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Apple as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Apple in the North West

Apple
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Apple in the North West

Apple
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apple in the North West over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Apple in the North West

Apple
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 October 2017. 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
Manchester +16 61 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Cheshire -26 17 £22,500 -9.09% 4
Lancashire +3 7 £32,500 +39.10%
Cumbria - 1 £21,000 -
Apple
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 North West region with a requirement for Apple.

1 42 (48.84%) Windows
2 26 (30.23%) Microsoft
3 23 (26.74%) Active Directory
3 23 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (26.74%) Google
3 23 (26.74%) Apple iOS
3 23 (26.74%) Office 365
4 21 (24.42%) iOS Development
5 20 (23.26%) Windows Server
6 19 (22.09%) Windows 7
7 18 (20.93%) Facebook
8 17 (19.77%) Apple Swift
8 17 (19.77%) Social Media
8 17 (19.77%) Yahoo!
8 17 (19.77%) Sony
8 17 (19.77%) BBC
9 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
10 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (17.44%) User Experience
10 15 (17.44%) SQL Server 2016
11 14 (16.28%) Windows 8
11 14 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (16.28%) Unit Testing
11 14 (16.28%) Mac OS X
11 14 (16.28%) MS Exchange
11 14 (16.28%) SQL
12 13 (15.12%) T-SQL
12 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
12 13 (15.12%) MCP

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 14 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.16%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.16%) CMS
6 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.16%) IIS
6 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (26.74%) Office 365
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.16%) Google Play
4 1 (1.16%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.79%) DHCP
1 11 (12.79%) DNS
2 10 (11.63%) Firewall
3 7 (8.14%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.14%) VPN
4 5 (5.81%) LAN
4 5 (5.81%) WAN
5 4 (4.65%) VLAN
6 3 (3.49%) WLAN
7 2 (2.33%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (2.33%) LDAP
7 2 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.33%) Skype
7 2 (2.33%) SSH
7 2 (2.33%) VoIP
7 2 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.16%) HTTP
8 1 (1.16%) Internet
8 1 (1.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.44%) SQL Server 2016
3 13 (15.12%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 13 (15.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (15.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (15.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (15.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.16%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.16%) MySQL
6 1 (1.16%) Redis
6 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.16%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Xcode
2 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.49%) JIRA
4 2 (2.33%) git-flow
4 2 (2.33%) Subversion
5 1 (1.16%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.16%) Calabash
5 1 (1.16%) CocoaPods
5 1 (1.16%) Gradle
5 1 (1.16%) gulp
5 1 (1.16%) webpack
General
1 10 (11.63%) Retail
2 5 (5.81%) Finance
3 3 (3.49%) Publishing
4 2 (2.33%) Advertising
4 2 (2.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Games
5 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Military
5 1 (1.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (46.51%) Developer
2 18 (20.93%) iOS Developer
3 13 (15.12%) IT Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 11 (12.79%) SQL BI Developer
4 11 (12.79%) SQL Developer
4 11 (12.79%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
4 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Developer
4 11 (12.79%) Support Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) IT Support
6 9 (10.47%) Desktop Support
7 8 (9.30%) IT Support Engineer
7 8 (9.30%) Lead Developer
8 7 (8.14%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (8.14%) Lead iOS Developer
8 7 (8.14%) Support Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.79%) JSON
2 5 (5.81%) Node.js
2 5 (5.81%) Web Services
3 4 (4.65%) .NET
3 4 (4.65%) HTML
4 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (2.33%) CSS
5 2 (2.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.33%) HTML5
5 2 (2.33%) Middleware
5 2 (2.33%) REST
5 2 (2.33%) RESTful
5 2 (2.33%) Sass
5 2 (2.33%) Spring
5 2 (2.33%) Struts
5 2 (2.33%) UIKit
5 2 (2.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) BBC
1 17 (19.77%) Social Media
2 15 (17.44%) User Experience
3 12 (13.95%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.98%) Blackberry
5 5 (5.81%) Driving Licence
6 4 (4.65%) iPad
6 4 (4.65%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.49%) Fat Client
7 3 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (3.49%) iPhone
7 3 (3.49%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.33%) BYOD
8 2 (2.33%) Clustering
8 2 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.33%) Replication
9 1 (1.16%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (48.84%) Windows
2 23 (26.74%) Apple iOS
3 20 (23.26%) Windows Server
4 19 (22.09%) Windows 7
5 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (16.28%) Mac OS X
6 14 (16.28%) Windows 8
6 14 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (12.79%) Windows 10
8 8 (9.30%) Mac OS
9 6 (6.98%) Android
10 3 (3.49%) Linux
10 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.16%) SUSE
11 1 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.42%) iOS Development
3 14 (16.28%) Unit Testing
4 13 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (13.95%) ITIL
5 12 (13.95%) Scrum
6 11 (12.79%) Kanban
7 6 (6.98%) Mobile Development
7 6 (6.98%) Open Source
8 5 (5.81%) Android Development
8 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.81%) Patch Management
8 5 (5.81%) TDD
9 4 (4.65%) BDD
9 4 (4.65%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (3.49%) Break/Fix
10 3 (3.49%) Identity Management
10 3 (3.49%) MVC
10 3 (3.49%) OO
10 3 (3.49%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.77%) Apple Swift
2 14 (16.28%) SQL
3 13 (15.12%) JavaScript
3 13 (15.12%) T-SQL
4 7 (8.14%) Java
5 6 (6.98%) Objective-C
6 3 (3.49%) C#
7 2 (2.33%) PHP
7 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.16%) C
8 1 (1.16%) C++
8 1 (1.16%) sed
Qualifications
1 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (15.12%) MCP
2 13 (15.12%) MCSE
3 11 (12.79%) MCSA
4 10 (11.63%) Degree
5 9 (10.47%) MCITP
6 1 (1.16%) ACSP
6 1 (1.16%) CCNA
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.16%) HP AIS
6 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) SLA
2 2 (2.33%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (26.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.49%) XenApp
4 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.16%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (10.47%) SCCM
2 3 (3.49%) AirWatch
2 3 (3.49%) WSUS
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.16%) Kibana
4 1 (1.16%) logstash
4 1 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 23 (26.74%) Google
3 18 (20.93%) Facebook
4 17 (19.77%) Sony
4 17 (19.77%) Yahoo!
5 11 (12.79%) Citrix
6 8 (9.30%) Cisco
6 8 (9.30%) HP
7 6 (6.98%) VMware
8 4 (4.65%) Dell
9 3 (3.49%) Samsung
9 3 (3.49%) Symantec
9 3 (3.49%) Wyse
10 2 (2.33%) McAfee
10 2 (2.33%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.33%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.33%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.33%) Splunk
10 2 (2.33%) Xerox
11 1 (1.16%) Mitel