Period
to 25 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Mac OS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS over the 6 months to 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple macOS
England > North West
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 299 335 343
Rank change year-on-year +36 +8 +23
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 61 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.02% 0.47% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 41 4 21
North West median annual salary £37,500 £24,750 £23,168
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.52% +6.83% -10.03%
10th Percentile £26,000 £20,050 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £26,938 £51,250
England median annual salary £35,500 £31,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year +12.70% +8.62% -10.77%

Mac OS 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 the North West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3021 2529 3075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 23.10% 21.41% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2475 2104 2509
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £53,800
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in the North West

Mac OS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Mac OS in the North West

Mac OS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS in the North West over the 6 months to 25 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Mac OS in the North West

Mac OS
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 Mac OS within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 September 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 +5 30 £37,500 +87.50%
Cheshire -23 22 £47,500 +91.92%
Merseyside - 4 £31,000 -
Lancashire 0 3 £37,500 +50.00%
Mac OS
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2017, IT jobs citing Mac OS 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 Mac OS.

1 54 (88.52%) Windows
2 42 (68.85%) Linux
3 37 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (47.54%) Web Services
4 29 (47.54%) Test Automation
5 28 (45.90%) OO
5 28 (45.90%) TDD
6 26 (42.62%) XML
7 23 (37.70%) Java
7 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
8 21 (34.43%) Git (software)
9 18 (29.51%) Software Engineering
10 17 (27.87%) Finance
10 17 (27.87%) Subversion
10 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
11 16 (26.23%) SOAP
11 16 (26.23%) OOP
11 16 (26.23%) SonarQube
11 16 (26.23%) SDLC
12 15 (24.59%) Greenfield Project
12 15 (24.59%) JSON
13 14 (22.95%) Marketing
13 14 (22.95%) Spring
13 14 (22.95%) Scrum
13 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
14 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
14 13 (21.31%) Hibernate
15 12 (19.67%) Ethernet
16 11 (18.03%) OOD
16 11 (18.03%) RDBMS

Mac OS
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 5 (8.20%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.56%) WordPress
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
4 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Office 365
2 4 (6.56%) GitHub
3 3 (4.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.64%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
2 12 (19.67%) Ethernet
3 11 (18.03%) RS-232
4 5 (8.20%) DHCP
4 5 (8.20%) DNS
5 3 (4.92%) Internet
6 2 (3.28%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.28%) SSH
7 1 (1.64%) LDAP
7 1 (1.64%) PPP
7 1 (1.64%) Skype
7 1 (1.64%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.64%) VPN
7 1 (1.64%) WAN
7 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) RDBMS
2 11 (18.03%) Relational Database
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Git (software)
2 17 (27.87%) Subversion
3 16 (26.23%) SonarQube
4 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Blend
4 11 (18.03%) MSI
4 11 (18.03%) MSTest
4 11 (18.03%) NuGet
4 11 (18.03%) NUnit
4 11 (18.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (18.03%) Visual Studio
4 11 (18.03%) WiX
5 4 (6.56%) JIRA
5 4 (6.56%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.28%) git-flow
7 1 (1.64%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.64%) Babel
7 1 (1.64%) Grunt
7 1 (1.64%) gulp
7 1 (1.64%) PhantomJS
7 1 (1.64%) webpack
General
1 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 14 (22.95%) Marketing
3 4 (6.56%) Financial Institution
3 4 (6.56%) Retail
4 3 (4.92%) Law
5 2 (3.28%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Developer
2 18 (29.51%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.03%) .NET Developer
3 11 (18.03%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (18.03%) C# Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Analyst
4 5 (8.20%) Desktop Support
4 5 (8.20%) IT Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) IT Support
4 5 (8.20%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Integration Developer
5 4 (6.56%) IT Technician
6 3 (4.92%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 3 (4.92%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Support Technician
6 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (47.54%) Web Services
2 26 (42.62%) XML
3 16 (26.23%) SOAP
4 15 (24.59%) JSON
5 14 (22.95%) Spring
6 13 (21.31%) Hibernate
7 11 (18.03%) .NET
7 11 (18.03%) .NET Compact Framework
7 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
7 11 (18.03%) COM
7 11 (18.03%) Entity Framework
7 11 (18.03%) Lambda Expressions
7 11 (18.03%) LINQ
7 11 (18.03%) LINQ to SQL
7 11 (18.03%) NHibernate
7 11 (18.03%) Silverlight
7 11 (18.03%) Unity DI Container
7 11 (18.03%) WCF
7 11 (18.03%) WPF
7 11 (18.03%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (18.03%) Data Structures
2 11 (18.03%) Industrial Internet of Things
2 11 (18.03%) Internet of Things
3 7 (11.48%) Driving Licence
4 6 (9.84%) User Experience
5 4 (6.56%) Fat Client
5 4 (6.56%) Thin Client
6 3 (4.92%) BYOD
6 3 (4.92%) Smartphone
6 3 (4.92%) Social Media
7 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
7 2 (3.28%) Blog
7 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.64%) iPad
8 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 54 (88.52%) Windows
2 42 (68.85%) Linux
3 11 (18.03%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
5 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
6 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.56%) Windows 10
8 3 (4.92%) Android
8 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.92%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.28%) Unix
9 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.64%) AIX
10 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (47.54%) Test Automation
3 28 (45.90%) OO
3 28 (45.90%) TDD
4 18 (29.51%) Software Engineering
5 16 (26.23%) OOP
5 16 (26.23%) SDLC
6 14 (22.95%) Scrum
7 11 (18.03%) Concurrent Programming
7 11 (18.03%) Dependency Injection
7 11 (18.03%) Inversion of Control
7 11 (18.03%) Kanban
7 11 (18.03%) Multithreading
7 11 (18.03%) MVC
7 11 (18.03%) OOD
7 11 (18.03%) Physics
7 11 (18.03%) Product Management
7 11 (18.03%) RUP
7 11 (18.03%) UML
7 11 (18.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) Java
2 11 (18.03%) C
2 11 (18.03%) C#
2 11 (18.03%) C++
2 11 (18.03%) SQL
2 11 (18.03%) XAML
3 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.28%) Go
4 2 (3.28%) Python
4 2 (3.28%) Ruby
4 2 (3.28%) Scala
5 1 (1.64%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.20%) MCITP
4 3 (4.92%) MCSA
5 2 (3.28%) MCP
5 2 (3.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.48%) vSphere
3 4 (6.56%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.92%) Docker
4 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Backup Exec
1 3 (4.92%) SCCM
1 3 (4.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Apple
3 7 (11.48%) Cognizant
3 7 (11.48%) VMware
4 5 (8.20%) HP
5 3 (4.92%) Adobe
5 3 (4.92%) IBM
5 3 (4.92%) Sophos
6 2 (3.28%) Citrix
6 2 (3.28%) Dell
6 2 (3.28%) McAfee
6 2 (3.28%) MobileIron
6 2 (3.28%) Symantec
7 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow