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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
England / North West
Rank 231 234 245
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 23 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.37% 0.070% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.75% 0.30% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 7
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £21,789
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% +26.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £25,750 £20,273
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £27,500 £23,073
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

Mac OS is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Operating System Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1312 1318 1587
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 21.34% 23.19% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1093 1336
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Mac OS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 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 - 13 £37,500 - 6
Cheshire +8 5 £34,750 +26.36% 2
Lancashire +4 4 £32,500 +30.00%
Merseyside - 1 £31,000 - 1
Mac OS
England

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Linux
3 14 (58.33%) OO
4 13 (54.17%) Web Services
4 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
4 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (54.17%) TDD
5 10 (41.67%) XML
5 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 8 (33.33%) .NET
7 8 (33.33%) OOP
8 7 (29.17%) SOAP
8 7 (29.17%) OOD
8 7 (29.17%) Java
8 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
8 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
8 7 (29.17%) Automated Testing
8 7 (29.17%) Subversion
8 7 (29.17%) Spring
8 7 (29.17%) Java EE
8 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
8 7 (29.17%) SonarQube
8 7 (29.17%) SDLC
9 6 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
9 6 (25.00%) Data Structures
9 6 (25.00%) RS-232
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (25.00%) Lambda Expressions

Mac OS
Top Related 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 4 (16.67%) IIS
1 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
2 2 (8.33%) Sitefinity
2 2 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 6 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (25.00%) RS-232
3 5 (20.83%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) DMZ
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) FTP
5 1 (4.17%) HTTP
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) SSH
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (29.17%) SonarQube
2 7 (29.17%) Subversion
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Blend
3 6 (25.00%) MSI
3 6 (25.00%) MSTest
3 6 (25.00%) NuGet
3 6 (25.00%) NUnit
3 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (25.00%) WiX
4 2 (8.33%) webpack
General
1 6 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) Web Services
2 10 (41.67%) XML
3 8 (33.33%) .NET
4 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
4 7 (29.17%) Java EE
4 7 (29.17%) SOAP
4 7 (29.17%) Spring
5 6 (25.00%) .NET Compact Framework
5 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (25.00%) COM
5 6 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (25.00%) HTML
5 6 (25.00%) LINQ
5 6 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
5 6 (25.00%) NHibernate
5 6 (25.00%) Silverlight
5 6 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
5 6 (25.00%) WCF
5 6 (25.00%) WPF
5 6 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 6 (25.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 6 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Life Science
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Social Media
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) Android
6 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) OO
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) TDD
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 8 (33.33%) OOP
5 7 (29.17%) Automated Testing
5 7 (29.17%) OOD
5 7 (29.17%) SDLC
5 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
6 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (25.00%) Kanban
6 6 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 6 (25.00%) MVVM
6 6 (25.00%) Physics
6 6 (25.00%) Product Management
6 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 6 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) C
2 6 (25.00%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) C++
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) XAML
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Google
2 2 (8.33%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Cognizant
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
3 1 (4.17%) MobileIron
3 1 (4.17%) Sophos
3 1 (4.17%) Zend
Merseyside
Digital Gurus
Salary: £31000 per annum + bonus and on call
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Avecto Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago