Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 4 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 641 663 640
Rank change year-on-year +22 -23 -78
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 121 202 311
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.19% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.81% 1.02% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 95 135 237
Median annual salary £32,500 £26,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.64% -18.46% -7.14%
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,381 £50,250 £48,750
UK median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% -8.57% -

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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14,904 19,887 24,751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 22.84% 23.88% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11,890 15,516 20,033
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.35%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in the UK excluding London

Mac OS X
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mac OS X in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Mac OS X in the UK excluding London

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mac OS X in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Mac OS X in the UK excluding London

Mac OS X
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

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 UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. 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
North of England +65 34 £37,500 +74.42% 3
East of England +56 34 £33,500 +26.42% 7
South East +2 20 £32,500 - 11
Midlands +44 15 £30,000 +48.15% 4
North West +33 13 £41,852 +86.01% 2
South West +36 12 £37,500 -11.24% 3
Yorkshire +50 11 £44,060 +87.49%
East Midlands +36 11 £30,000 +62.16% 1
North East +11 10 £20,000 - 1
Scotland +23 6 £38,250 -18.62%
West Midlands +50 4 £50,000 +100.00% 3
Northern Ireland - 1 £20,000 -
Mac OS X
UK

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, IT jobs citing Mac OS X 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 90 (74.38%) Windows
2 62 (51.24%) Linux
3 47 (38.84%) Microsoft
4 45 (37.19%) Active Directory
5 34 (28.10%) Apple
6 33 (27.27%) Java
7 32 (26.45%) Office 365
8 31 (25.62%) Windows 10
9 29 (23.97%) JavaScript
9 29 (23.97%) Git (software)
10 28 (23.14%) Docker
11 27 (22.31%) Windows Server
11 27 (22.31%) Microsoft Office
12 26 (21.49%) SQL
13 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (19.83%) Software Engineering
15 23 (19.01%) PostgreSQL
15 23 (19.01%) Degree
15 23 (19.01%) MySQL
15 23 (19.01%) Node.js
15 23 (19.01%) Azure
15 23 (19.01%) AWS
15 23 (19.01%) Problem-Solving
16 22 (18.18%) Windows 7
17 21 (17.36%) C#
17 21 (17.36%) Python
17 21 (17.36%) Test Automation
17 21 (17.36%) Android
18 20 (16.53%) C++
19 19 (15.70%) TDD

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 11 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.61%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.13%) JBoss
4 4 (3.31%) Apache
4 4 (3.31%) Drupal
4 4 (3.31%) nginx
4 4 (3.31%) SilverStripe
4 4 (3.31%) WildFly
4 4 (3.31%) WordPress
5 3 (2.48%) CMS
5 3 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.48%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (22.31%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.65%) 3ds Max
4 2 (1.65%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (1.65%) Avid Media Composer
4 2 (1.65%) CINEMA 4D
4 2 (1.65%) Final Cut Pro
4 2 (1.65%) LightWave 3D
4 2 (1.65%) Maya
4 2 (1.65%) MODO
5 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (26.45%) Office 365
2 23 (19.01%) AWS
2 23 (19.01%) Azure
3 6 (4.96%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.83%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.74%) DNS
1 13 (10.74%) TCP/IP
2 11 (9.09%) Firewall
3 10 (8.26%) Skype
4 9 (7.44%) DHCP
5 6 (4.96%) LAN
5 6 (4.96%) SAN
5 6 (4.96%) VPN
6 5 (4.13%) VLAN
6 5 (4.13%) Wireless
7 4 (3.31%) Ethernet
7 4 (3.31%) NAS
7 4 (3.31%) WAN
8 2 (1.65%) BGP
8 2 (1.65%) HTTP
8 2 (1.65%) Internet
8 2 (1.65%) Network Security
8 2 (1.65%) SSL
8 2 (1.65%) VoIP
8 2 (1.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.01%) MySQL
1 23 (19.01%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (14.05%) NoSQL
3 14 (11.57%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.31%) DB2
4 4 (3.31%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (23.97%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.40%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.44%) Subversion
4 8 (6.61%) Xcode
5 7 (5.79%) GCC
5 7 (5.79%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.96%) Clang
7 5 (4.13%) Buildbot
7 5 (4.13%) CMake
7 5 (4.13%) CruiseControl
7 5 (4.13%) JUnit
8 4 (3.31%) IntelliJ
8 4 (3.31%) Maven
8 4 (3.31%) PHPUnit
8 4 (3.31%) Redmine
9 3 (2.48%) GoCD
10 2 (1.65%) JIRA
10 2 (1.65%) JMeter
10 2 (1.65%) Selenium
11 1 (0.83%) Protractor
General
1 17 (14.05%) Public Sector
2 16 (13.22%) Finance
3 7 (5.79%) Games
3 7 (5.79%) Legal
4 4 (3.31%) Banking
4 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.65%) Automotive
6 1 (0.83%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) Electronics
6 1 (0.83%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 21 (17.36%) Developer
3 17 (14.05%) IT Support
4 16 (13.22%) Support Engineer
5 13 (10.74%) Analyst
6 10 (8.26%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (7.44%) Service Analyst
7 9 (7.44%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (6.61%) IT Engineer
8 8 (6.61%) Java Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Service Desk Support
8 8 (6.61%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (5.79%) Technical Support
10 6 (4.96%) Administrator
10 6 (4.96%) Desktop Support
10 6 (4.96%) Implementation Manager
10 6 (4.96%) IT Support Engineer
11 5 (4.13%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.01%) Node.js
2 15 (12.40%) RESTful
3 13 (10.74%) .NET
3 13 (10.74%) XML
4 11 (9.09%) HTML
5 10 (8.26%) CSS
6 6 (4.96%) REST
6 6 (4.96%) SOAP
7 5 (4.13%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.13%) Java EE
7 5 (4.13%) JSON
7 5 (4.13%) Kafka
8 4 (3.31%) Behat
8 4 (3.31%) CSS3
8 4 (3.31%) Ember.js
8 4 (3.31%) Ext JS
8 4 (3.31%) jQuery
8 4 (3.31%) LAMP
8 4 (3.31%) Laravel
8 4 (3.31%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.61%) Client/Server
2 6 (4.96%) Algorithms
2 6 (4.96%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.13%) Device Driver
3 5 (4.13%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (3.31%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.31%) iPad
4 4 (3.31%) Music Streaming
4 4 (3.31%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.48%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.65%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.65%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.65%) Wiki
7 1 (0.83%) AS400
7 1 (0.83%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 90 (74.38%) Windows
2 62 (51.24%) Linux
3 31 (25.62%) Windows 10
4 27 (22.31%) Windows Server
5 22 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 21 (17.36%) Android
7 18 (14.88%) Unix
8 17 (14.05%) Apple iOS
9 16 (13.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (8.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (7.44%) Windows 8
12 7 (5.79%) Ubuntu
13 6 (4.96%) CentOS
14 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2016
15 2 (1.65%) CoreOS
15 2 (1.65%) Gentoo
15 2 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2019
16 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.83%) Software Engineering
3 23 (19.01%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (17.36%) Test Automation
5 19 (15.70%) Microservices
5 19 (15.70%) TDD
6 18 (14.88%) Mentoring
7 16 (13.22%) Computer Science
8 15 (12.40%) Open Source
9 14 (11.57%) BDD
9 14 (11.57%) Coaching
9 14 (11.57%) Continuous Deployment
9 14 (11.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 12 (9.92%) DevOps
10 12 (9.92%) ITIL
11 9 (7.44%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (7.44%) Service Management
12 8 (6.61%) Presales
13 6 (4.96%) Change Management
13 6 (4.96%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.27%) Java
2 29 (23.97%) JavaScript
3 26 (21.49%) SQL
4 21 (17.36%) C#
4 21 (17.36%) Python
5 20 (16.53%) C++
6 18 (14.88%) Ruby
7 14 (11.57%) C
8 12 (9.92%) PowerShell
9 11 (9.09%) Bash Shell
9 11 (9.09%) PHP
10 5 (4.13%) Lua
11 4 (3.31%) Assembly Language
11 4 (3.31%) MATLAB
11 4 (3.31%) Perl
12 1 (0.83%) Java 8
12 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (19.01%) Degree
2 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (6.61%) MCITP
5 6 (4.96%) MCP
6 5 (4.13%) A+ Certification
7 4 (3.31%) CCENT
8 3 (2.48%) HND
8 3 (2.48%) MCSA
9 2 (1.65%) MCSE
9 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.83%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.83%) Dell Certification
10 1 (0.83%) ISEB
10 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 45 (37.19%) Active Directory
2 28 (23.14%) Docker
3 8 (6.61%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.31%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (3.31%) vSphere
6 3 (2.48%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.65%) NFS
7 2 (1.65%) XenApp
7 2 (1.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (15.70%) Kubernetes
2 12 (9.92%) SCCM
3 4 (3.31%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (1.65%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.83%) Nagios
5 1 (0.83%) Puppet
5 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (38.84%) Microsoft
2 34 (28.10%) Apple
3 12 (9.92%) VMware
4 8 (6.61%) Cisco
5 7 (5.79%) Citrix
6 6 (4.96%) WorldPay
7 4 (3.31%) Zend
8 3 (2.48%) Adobe
8 3 (2.48%) FIS
8 3 (2.48%) HP
8 3 (2.48%) Oracle
8 3 (2.48%) Sitecore
8 3 (2.48%) Veeam
9 2 (1.65%) Avid
10 1 (0.83%) Avaya
10 1 (0.83%) Dell
10 1 (0.83%) IBM
10 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.83%) SAP
10 1 (0.83%) Sybase