Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Mac OS X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS X over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 182 224
Rank change year-on-year -36 +42 -9
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 9 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.16% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.82% 0.92% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 6
Scotland median annual salary £38,250 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £30,875 £32,125 £41,250
90th Percentile £43,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

Mac OS X 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 Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,091 979 1,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.74% 21.27% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 732 665 894
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.15% +2.35%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in Scotland

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Mac OS X in Scotland

Mac OS X
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Edinburgh -14 6 £33,500 -0.74% 3
Glasgow -30 3 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Mac OS X
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Mac OS X 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 3 (33.33%) CentOS
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) SMTP
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) NFS
6 2 (22.22%) SNMP
6 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
6 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) Kanban
6 2 (22.22%) Clojure
6 2 (22.22%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) EngageOne
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) SMTP
2 2 (22.22%) SNMP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) PVCS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Design Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Incident Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Kanban
1 2 (22.22%) Scrum
1 2 (22.22%) TDD
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
2 1 (11.11%) Runbook
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
2 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) Clojure
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) NFS
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle