The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
England / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 201 236
Rank change year-on-year -12 +35  
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 21 42 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.40% 0.80% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.60% 3.07% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 38 16
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +22.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,350 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -  

Mac OS X 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 South West with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1311 1369 1858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 24.74% 26.13% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1187 1564
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in the South West

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Mac OS X in the South West

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS X in the South West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Mac OS X in the South West

Mac OS X
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Gloucestershire +4 9 £48,750 +2.63%
Devon +3 4 £21,250 -46.87%
Bristol -25 4 £32,500 +18.18%
Wiltshire +4 3 £24,000 -26.15%
Somerset -4 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Mac OS X
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 56 (87.50%) Windows
2 52 (81.25%) Linux
3 31 (48.44%) C
4 27 (42.19%) Android
4 27 (42.19%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (40.63%) Reverse Engineering
5 26 (40.63%) Apple iOS
5 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
5 26 (40.63%) Security Cleared
6 25 (39.06%) Active Directory
6 25 (39.06%) C++
7 23 (35.94%) Games
7 23 (35.94%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (34.38%) Cryptography
8 22 (34.38%) Computer Science
9 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (23.44%) Windows Server
10 15 (23.44%) Degree
10 15 (23.44%) Python
11 14 (21.88%) Mathematics
12 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
12 13 (20.31%) Electronics
13 12 (18.75%) Time Management
14 11 (17.19%) Java
15 10 (15.63%) Firewall
15 10 (15.63%) Wireless
15 10 (15.63%) Objective-C
15 10 (15.63%) Test Automation
16 9 (14.06%) VMware
16 9 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.13%) nginx
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) Firewall
1 10 (15.63%) Wireless
2 7 (10.94%) SAN
3 6 (9.38%) DHCP
3 6 (9.38%) DNS
3 6 (9.38%) LDAP
3 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.81%) VLAN
5 4 (6.25%) IPv4
5 4 (6.25%) IPv6
5 4 (6.25%) Network Security
5 4 (6.25%) OSPF
5 4 (6.25%) RIP
5 4 (6.25%) SSL
6 1 (1.56%) FTP
6 1 (1.56%) HTTP
6 1 (1.56%) ICMP
6 1 (1.56%) LAN
6 1 (1.56%) VPN
6 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.13%) SQLite
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) Buildbot
3 2 (3.13%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.56%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.56%) Xcode
General
1 23 (35.94%) Games
2 13 (20.31%) Electronics
3 7 (10.94%) Finance
4 2 (3.13%) Advertising
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Research Engineer
2 12 (18.75%) Administrator
2 12 (18.75%) IT Administrator
2 12 (18.75%) IT Systems Administrator
2 12 (18.75%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (17.19%) Software Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Principal Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Active Directory Administrator
5 5 (7.81%) Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Graduate
5 5 (7.81%) Graduate Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.81%) IT Graduate
6 4 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 4 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) Django
2 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
2 3 (4.69%) COM
2 3 (4.69%) React
3 2 (3.13%) CSS
3 2 (3.13%) HTML
3 2 (3.13%) Pixi.js
3 2 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.13%) Redux
3 2 (3.13%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.56%) Akka
4 1 (1.56%) DAO
4 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.56%) Middleware
4 1 (1.56%) Node.js
4 1 (1.56%) React Native
4 1 (1.56%) REST
4 1 (1.56%) SAML
4 1 (1.56%) Spring
4 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.94%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (34.38%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.50%) Blog
4 4 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.13%) Device Driver
5 2 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.13%) iPhone
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.56%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 56 (87.50%) Windows
2 52 (81.25%) Linux
3 27 (42.19%) Android
4 26 (40.63%) Apple iOS
5 15 (23.44%) Windows Server
6 5 (7.81%) FreeBSD
6 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
7 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.69%) Unix
8 3 (4.69%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.13%) Debian
9 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Cybersecurity
2 26 (40.63%) Reverse Engineering
3 22 (34.38%) Cryptography
4 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (21.88%) Mathematics
6 13 (20.31%) Software Engineering
7 12 (18.75%) Time Management
8 10 (15.63%) Test Automation
9 8 (12.50%) Service Delivery
10 7 (10.94%) Data Analysis
10 7 (10.94%) Virtual Environments
11 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (7.81%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (7.81%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (7.81%) TDD
11 5 (7.81%) Test Scripting
11 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
12 4 (6.25%) ITIL
13 3 (4.69%) Software Architecture
14 2 (3.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) C
2 25 (39.06%) C++
3 15 (23.44%) Python
4 11 (17.19%) Java
5 10 (15.63%) Objective-C
6 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
7 7 (10.94%) C#
7 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
8 5 (7.81%) Perl
9 2 (3.13%) Lua
9 2 (3.13%) SQL
10 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.56%) ES6
10 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (40.63%) Security Cleared
2 15 (23.44%) Degree
3 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared
3 5 (7.81%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (4.69%) PhD
5 2 (3.13%) CEH
5 2 (3.13%) CREST Certified
5 2 (3.13%) EC-Council LPT
5 2 (3.13%) ECSA
5 2 (3.13%) EnCE
5 2 (3.13%) GCFA
5 2 (3.13%) GIAC
5 2 (3.13%) GPEN
6 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (39.06%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.69%) Docker
4 2 (3.13%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.13%) EnCase
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (3.13%) SCCM
1 2 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) VMware
3 8 (12.50%) Apple
4 2 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (1.56%) Citrix