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 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
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 215 216
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Apple 37 22 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.60% 0.38% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 0.90% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 36
Median salary £38,374 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.63% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,250 £45,000
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 the North West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2660 2432 2972
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 43.43% 42.33% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2182 2001 2384
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,943
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 28 March 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 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
Manchester -16 25 £36,374 +3.92% 12
Lancashire - 11 £39,000 -
Cheshire +3 1 £21,500 -32.81%
Apple
England

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 North West region with a requirement for Apple.

1 41 (53.95%) Apple iOS
2 29 (38.16%) iOS Development
3 27 (35.53%) Windows
4 26 (34.21%) Microsoft
5 23 (30.26%) Apple Swift
6 21 (27.63%) Objective-C
7 18 (23.68%) Mobile App
8 16 (21.05%) Mac OS X
9 14 (18.42%) Active Directory
9 14 (18.42%) Office 365
9 14 (18.42%) JIRA
9 14 (18.42%) Git (software)
9 14 (18.42%) Windows Server
10 13 (17.11%) Windows 7
11 12 (15.79%) iTunes
11 12 (15.79%) CocoaPods
12 11 (14.47%) Mobile Development
12 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (14.47%) Windows 8
12 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (14.47%) MS Exchange
13 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (11.84%) iOS SDK
14 9 (11.84%) SQL
14 9 (11.84%) ITIL
14 9 (11.84%) Apple TV
15 8 (10.53%) Oracle Database
15 8 (10.53%) Oracle
15 8 (10.53%) PL/SQL
15 8 (10.53%) Oracle Forms

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 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (14.47%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.26%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.63%) Apache
4 2 (2.63%) CMS
4 2 (2.63%) WordPress
5 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
1 6 (7.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) Office 365
2 12 (15.79%) iTunes
3 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.63%) Google Play
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.32%) G Suite
4 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) Firewall
2 7 (9.21%) DNS
2 7 (9.21%) Internet
3 6 (7.89%) DHCP
4 5 (6.58%) Skype
5 4 (5.26%) LAN
5 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.26%) Unified Communications
5 4 (5.26%) WAN
6 3 (3.95%) VPN
7 2 (2.63%) VoIP
8 1 (1.32%) 4G
8 1 (1.32%) GPRS
8 1 (1.32%) GSM
8 1 (1.32%) IMAP
8 1 (1.32%) SAN
8 1 (1.32%) SMTP
8 1 (1.32%) SSL
8 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) Oracle Database
1 8 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.32%) Big Data
3 1 (1.32%) BigQuery
3 1 (1.32%) FileMaker
3 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.32%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (1.32%) QlikView
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.32%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (18.42%) Git (software)
1 14 (18.42%) JIRA
2 12 (15.79%) CocoaPods
3 8 (10.53%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.95%) Xcode
5 1 (1.32%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.32%) Gradle
5 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.32%) Selenium
5 1 (1.32%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (9.21%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.95%) Games
2 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 2 (2.63%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Law
4 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (52.63%) Developer
2 28 (36.84%) iOS Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Junior
4 9 (11.84%) Junior Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Junior iOS Developer
5 8 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (9.21%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (9.21%) Applications Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (7.89%) PL/SQL Developer
7 6 (7.89%) SQL Developer
8 5 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Digital Developer
8 5 (6.58%) IT Support
8 5 (6.58%) Mobile Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.26%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.84%) iOS SDK
2 7 (9.21%) JSON
3 6 (7.89%) HTML
4 4 (5.26%) Cocoa
4 4 (5.26%) jQuery
5 3 (3.95%) Cocoa Touch
5 3 (3.95%) CSS
5 3 (3.95%) HTML5
5 3 (3.95%) LAMP
5 3 (3.95%) REST
6 2 (2.63%) .NET
6 2 (2.63%) Ajax
6 2 (2.63%) Classic ASP
6 2 (2.63%) CSS3
6 2 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (2.63%) Laravel
6 2 (2.63%) Qt
6 2 (2.63%) Symfony
6 2 (2.63%) Web Services
6 2 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) Mobile App
2 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.84%) Apple TV
4 5 (6.58%) User Experience
5 4 (5.26%) Blackberry
5 4 (5.26%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (5.26%) iPhone
6 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.63%) iPad
6 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.63%) Social Gaming
6 2 (2.63%) Xbox
7 1 (1.32%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.32%) Replication
7 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 41 (53.95%) Apple iOS
2 27 (35.53%) Windows
3 16 (21.05%) Mac OS X
4 14 (18.42%) Windows Server
5 13 (17.11%) Windows 7
6 11 (14.47%) Windows 8
7 8 (10.53%) Android
7 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (6.58%) Windows 10
10 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.95%) Linux
11 3 (3.95%) Unix
11 3 (3.95%) Windows NT
12 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.32%) CentOS
13 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.16%) iOS Development
2 11 (14.47%) Mobile Development
3 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.84%) ITIL
5 8 (10.53%) ERD
6 6 (7.89%) OO
6 6 (7.89%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.58%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (6.58%) Process Improvement
7 5 (6.58%) Time Management
8 4 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (5.26%) OOP
8 4 (5.26%) SDLC
8 4 (5.26%) Web Development
9 3 (3.95%) Analytics
9 3 (3.95%) Line Management
9 3 (3.95%) Migration
9 3 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.95%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.26%) Apple Swift
2 21 (27.63%) Objective-C
3 9 (11.84%) SQL
4 8 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.26%) Java
6 4 (5.26%) PHP
7 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.63%) C#
7 2 (2.63%) C++
7 2 (2.63%) Python
8 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.89%) MCSE
3 5 (6.58%) MCP
3 5 (6.58%) MCSA
4 4 (5.26%) MCITP
5 2 (2.63%) Degree
6 1 (1.32%) CCA
6 1 (1.32%) CCNA
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 14 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.95%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) SCCM
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.63%) Nessus
3 2 (2.63%) Nexpose
3 2 (2.63%) Nmap
3 2 (2.63%) QRadar
4 1 (1.32%) Ansible
4 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.32%) Puppet
4 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.53%) Citrix
2 8 (10.53%) Google
2 8 (10.53%) Oracle
3 5 (6.58%) VMware
4 4 (5.26%) Intel Security
5 3 (3.95%) Facebook
6 2 (2.63%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.63%) HP
6 2 (2.63%) Intel
6 2 (2.63%) NetWitness
6 2 (2.63%) Qualys
6 2 (2.63%) Splunk
6 2 (2.63%) Zend
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco
7 1 (1.32%) Informatica
7 1 (1.32%) Sage
7 1 (1.32%) Tableau
7 1 (1.32%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.32%) Wyse
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