Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple macOS
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 208 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +241
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 14 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.26% 0.31% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.17% 1.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Scotland median annual salary £51,900 £41,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.06% - -
UK median annual salary £32,500 £35,356 £32,500
% change year-on-year -8.08% +8.79% +12.07%

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 Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,199 1,195 1,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 22.25% 21.59% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 773 788 753
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,300
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in Scotland

Mac OS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Mac OS in Scotland

Mac OS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Mac OS in Scotland

Mac OS
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 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 October 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 +8 10 - - 1
Glasgow -7 3 £62,350 +50.24%
Aberdeen - 1 £24,500 -
Mac OS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Mac OS 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 8 (57.14%) Data Privacy
3 8 (57.14%) Office 365
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (57.14%) Meraki
3 8 (57.14%) Windows 10
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (57.14%) MS Visio
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Process Improvement
4 5 (35.71%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
5 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Law
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Objective-C

Mac OS
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) ArcGIS
1 2 (14.29%) MQSeries
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) GIS
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) PVCS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Writer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Design Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) iOS SDK
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Blog
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 8 (57.14%) Windows 10
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) AIX
5 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Solaris
6 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Data Privacy
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
3 3 (21.43%) Programme Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (14.29%) API Design
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Decision-Making
4 2 (14.29%) Product Management
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Kanban
5 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Apple Swift
2 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.14%) Clojure
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Meraki
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) EMC
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (14.29%) Symantec
4 2 (14.29%) TOWER Software