Period
to 13 December 2019

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 13 December 2019 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
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 226 267 291
Rank change year-on-year +41 +24 -3
Permanent jobs citing Apple 85 89 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.89% 0.79% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 2.14% 1.76% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 66 79 84
North West median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -4.11% +46.00%
10th Percentile £19,000 £20,750 £20,825
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,000 £60,525
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year - -1.41% -5.33%

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 3,966 5,056 6,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 41.67% 44.60% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,958 4,028 4,756
North West median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,904 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £73,400 £66,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 13 December 2019.

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 13 December 2019. 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 +32 65 £32,500 -7.14% 16
Cheshire +18 10 £31,500 +46.51% 14
Merseyside +9 4 £20,750 -1.19% 4
Cumbria -13 3 £26,500 -
Apple
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, IT jobs citing Apple 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 North West region with a requirement for Apple.

1 58 (68.24%) Windows
2 49 (57.65%) Office 365
3 43 (50.59%) Active Directory
4 41 (48.24%) Windows 10
5 37 (43.53%) Microsoft
6 18 (21.18%) Apple iOS
6 18 (21.18%) SCCM
7 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (18.82%) ITIL
8 16 (18.82%) Windows 7
9 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (17.65%) Android
10 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Office
10 14 (16.47%) Azure
10 14 (16.47%) Skype for Business
10 14 (16.47%) iPad
10 14 (16.47%) Skype
11 13 (15.29%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (14.12%) Mac OS
12 12 (14.12%) Windows 8
13 11 (12.94%) Finance
13 11 (12.94%) SLA
14 10 (11.76%) Cisco
14 10 (11.76%) DNS
14 10 (11.76%) AWS
14 10 (11.76%) Data Centre
15 9 (10.59%) Jamf Pro
15 9 (10.59%) DHCP
15 9 (10.59%) Citrix
15 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification

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 (16.47%) Skype for Business
2 6 (7.06%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.71%) IIS
4 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.18%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.35%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (57.65%) Office 365
2 14 (16.47%) Azure
3 10 (11.76%) AWS
4 6 (7.06%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (5.88%) Apple Pay
6 4 (4.71%) Google Pay
7 3 (3.53%) Power Platform
8 2 (2.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (2.35%) Mimecast
8 2 (2.35%) npm
8 2 (2.35%) SaaS
9 1 (1.18%) Google Play
9 1 (1.18%) IaaS
9 1 (1.18%) iTunes
9 1 (1.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.47%) Skype
2 10 (11.76%) DNS
3 9 (10.59%) DHCP
4 7 (8.24%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (7.06%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (7.06%) VoIP
5 6 (7.06%) VPN
5 6 (7.06%) WAN
6 5 (5.88%) Firewall
6 5 (5.88%) HTTP
6 5 (5.88%) Internet
6 5 (5.88%) LAN
7 4 (4.71%) Bluetooth
7 4 (4.71%) NAS
7 4 (4.71%) SAN
7 4 (4.71%) SSL
7 4 (4.71%) Wireless
8 3 (3.53%) DSL
8 3 (3.53%) MPLS
8 3 (3.53%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.53%) Power BI
1 3 (3.53%) Qlik Sense
1 3 (3.53%) QlikView
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.18%) FileMaker
2 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) JIRA
2 5 (5.88%) CocoaPods
3 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.35%) webpack
4 2 (2.35%) Xcode
5 1 (1.18%) CircleCI
5 1 (1.18%) fastlane
5 1 (1.18%) Gradle
5 1 (1.18%) gulp
5 1 (1.18%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.18%) Maven
5 1 (1.18%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.18%) Subversion
5 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (12.94%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Publishing
3 8 (9.41%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Law
4 3 (3.53%) Legal
5 2 (2.35%) Fire and Rescue
5 2 (2.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.18%) Advertising
6 1 (1.18%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 17 (20.00%) Developer
2 15 (17.65%) Analyst
3 13 (15.29%) IT Support
4 12 (14.12%) Support Analyst
5 10 (11.76%) IT Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) Support Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) IT Engineer
8 7 (8.24%) IT Support Analyst
8 7 (8.24%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Service Desk Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) Consultant
10 5 (5.88%) Field Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) iOS Developer
10 5 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
11 4 (4.71%) Security Consultant
11 4 (4.71%) Senior iOS Developer
11 4 (4.71%) Service Analyst
11 4 (4.71%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) JSON
1 6 (7.06%) RESTful
2 5 (5.88%) Cocoa
2 5 (5.88%) Core Data
2 5 (5.88%) XML
3 4 (4.71%) CarPlay
3 4 (4.71%) Cocoa Touch
3 4 (4.71%) Core Animation
3 4 (4.71%) ReactiveCocoa
3 4 (4.71%) RxSwift
4 3 (3.53%) REST
5 2 (2.35%) .NET
5 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.35%) CSS
5 2 (2.35%) HTML
5 2 (2.35%) LDAP
5 2 (2.35%) Node.js
5 2 (2.35%) WCF
6 1 (1.18%) MAPI
6 1 (1.18%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) iPad
2 10 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.24%) User Experience
4 7 (8.24%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (4.71%) Animation
6 4 (4.71%) Public Cloud
7 3 (3.53%) AS400
7 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.53%) Life Science
7 3 (3.53%) NHS
8 2 (2.35%) iPhone
8 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.35%) PMI
8 2 (2.35%) Social Media
9 1 (1.18%) BBC
9 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 58 (68.24%) Windows
2 41 (48.24%) Windows 10
3 18 (21.18%) Apple iOS
4 16 (18.82%) Windows 7
5 15 (17.65%) Android
5 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (14.12%) Mac OS
6 12 (14.12%) Windows 8
7 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (9.41%) Windows Vista
7 8 (9.41%) Windows XP
8 6 (7.06%) Linux
9 4 (4.71%) watchOS
9 4 (4.71%) Windows Server
10 3 (3.53%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.82%) ITIL
3 13 (15.29%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (9.41%) Information Security
4 8 (9.41%) iOS Development
4 8 (9.41%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
6 6 (7.06%) Analytics
6 6 (7.06%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (7.06%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.06%) Project Management
6 6 (7.06%) SDLC
6 6 (7.06%) TDD
7 5 (5.88%) BDD
7 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.88%) OOD
7 5 (5.88%) Service Management
7 5 (5.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.24%) Apple Swift
1 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.06%) Objective-C
3 4 (4.71%) PHP
4 3 (3.53%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.35%) ES6
5 2 (2.35%) ES7
5 2 (2.35%) Java
6 1 (1.18%) C#
6 1 (1.18%) ES8
6 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.24%) DBS Check
3 4 (4.71%) A+ Certification
3 4 (4.71%) CISA
3 4 (4.71%) CISM
3 4 (4.71%) CISSP
3 4 (4.71%) Degree
3 4 (4.71%) MCITP
3 4 (4.71%) MCTS
4 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.53%) HNC
4 3 (3.53%) HND
5 2 (2.35%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.18%) GNVQ
6 1 (1.18%) MCP
6 1 (1.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) SLA
2 4 (4.71%) GDPR
2 4 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (4.71%) NIST
2 4 (4.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 43 (50.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.24%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.35%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.18%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 1 (1.18%) Docker
5 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (21.18%) SCCM
2 9 (10.59%) Jamf Pro
3 7 (8.24%) AirWatch
4 6 (7.06%) Icinga
4 6 (7.06%) Kibana
4 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (7.06%) Nagios
5 3 (3.53%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.53%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (3.53%) SCOM
6 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (43.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Cisco
3 9 (10.59%) Citrix
4 7 (8.24%) Polycom
5 6 (7.06%) New Relic
5 6 (7.06%) Splunk
5 6 (7.06%) VMware
6 5 (5.88%) Veeam
7 4 (4.71%) Mitel
7 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.71%) Samsung
8 3 (3.53%) Google
8 3 (3.53%) HP
8 3 (3.53%) SAP
9 2 (2.35%) Adobe
9 2 (2.35%) Facebook
9 2 (2.35%) McAfee
9 2 (2.35%) Zscaler
10 1 (1.18%) Sony
10 1 (1.18%) Sophos