Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 598 637 674
Rank change year-on-year +39 +37 -24
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 48 117 202
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.10% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.48% 0.81% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 37 88 137
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,700 £20,000
25th Percentile £24,250 £26,000 £21,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £26,500 £32,500 £26,500
Median % change year-on-year -18.46% +22.64% -14.52%
75th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £60,661 £48,750
UK median annual salary £44,750 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year +27.86% +11.11% -10.00%

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 9,952 14,462 20,074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 21.56% 22.75% 23.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8,029 11,733 15,798
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,625 £24,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 +27 14 £50,000 +41.78% 2
East of England +36 12 £26,500 -13.91% 1
South West +22 11 £33,500 +2.29% 3
Yorkshire +1 7 £22,500 -48.93%
Wales - 7 £47,500 -
Midlands +36 6 £24,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands +15 5 £24,000 -20.00% 1
North West +30 4 £50,000 +3.16%
South East +65 3 £25,500 -21.54% 3
North East +8 3 £52,500 +162.50% 2
West Midlands +27 1 £21,500 -44.87%
Scotland +7 1 £50,000 +30.72%
Mac OS X
UK

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 33 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 25 (52.08%) Active Directory
3 25 (52.08%) Android
4 23 (47.92%) ITIL
5 22 (45.83%) Apple
5 22 (45.83%) Microsoft 365
6 17 (35.42%) SCCM
6 17 (35.42%) Windows Server
7 16 (33.33%) Service Management
8 15 (31.25%) MS Exchange
8 15 (31.25%) Windows 7
9 14 (29.17%) ITSM
10 13 (27.08%) Incident Management
10 13 (27.08%) Windows 10
10 13 (27.08%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (25.00%) Azure
12 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (22.92%) Finance
12 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Office
13 10 (20.83%) Remote Desktop
13 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
13 10 (20.83%) Skype
14 9 (18.75%) Jamf Pro
14 9 (18.75%) Linux
14 9 (18.75%) SQL
15 8 (16.67%) DNS
15 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (16.67%) DevOps

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 15 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Quicktime
Cloud Services
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft 365
2 12 (25.00%) Azure
3 5 (10.42%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (10.42%) Google Workspace
4 3 (6.25%) AWS
4 3 (6.25%) GitHub
4 3 (6.25%) SaaS
4 3 (6.25%) Slack
5 1 (2.08%) IaaS
5 1 (2.08%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) Remote Desktop
1 10 (20.83%) Skype
2 8 (16.67%) DNS
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (14.58%) DHCP
4 6 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (6.25%) SAN
6 2 (4.17%) Firewall
6 2 (4.17%) MPLS
6 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.17%) VoIP
6 2 (4.17%) VPLS
7 1 (2.08%) LAN
7 1 (2.08%) RTP
7 1 (2.08%) VSAT
7 1 (2.08%) WAN
7 1 (2.08%) Wireless
7 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.08%) FileMaker
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.42%) Buildbot
2 5 (10.42%) Clang
2 5 (10.42%) CMake
2 5 (10.42%) CruiseControl
2 5 (10.42%) GCC
2 5 (10.42%) JIRA
2 5 (10.42%) Subversion
2 5 (10.42%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.42%) Xcode
3 3 (6.25%) GitLab
4 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.08%) AutoIt
4 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.08%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (2.08%) Robot Framework
4 1 (2.08%) Selenium
4 1 (2.08%) Sikuli
4 1 (2.08%) WinRunner
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Games
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Service Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) IT Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Build Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Developer
8 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Build and Release Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Games Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) IT Security Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) IT Technician
8 2 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Kafka
1 2 (4.17%) Node.js
1 2 (4.17%) RESTful
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.08%) Cocoa
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) CSS3
2 1 (2.08%) DirectX
2 1 (2.08%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.08%) Express
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) HTML5
2 1 (2.08%) JNI
2 1 (2.08%) Laravel
2 1 (2.08%) React
2 1 (2.08%) React Native
2 1 (2.08%) REST
2 1 (2.08%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) PKI
2 3 (6.25%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) MPEG
4 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 25 (52.08%) Android
3 17 (35.42%) Windows Server
4 15 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 13 (27.08%) Windows 10
6 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (18.75%) Linux
8 7 (14.58%) Mac OS
9 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
9 3 (6.25%) Unix
10 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) ITIL
2 16 (33.33%) Service Management
3 14 (29.17%) ITSM
4 13 (27.08%) Incident Management
4 13 (27.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (16.67%) DevOps
7 7 (14.58%) Application Packaging
7 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
7 7 (14.58%) Mobile Device Management
7 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
8 6 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
8 6 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.42%) Validation
10 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 9 (18.75%) SQL
3 7 (14.58%) C++
4 6 (12.50%) C#
4 6 (12.50%) Python
5 5 (10.42%) Lua
6 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.25%) Java
6 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.17%) C
7 2 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.17%) CISSP
4 2 (4.17%) DBS Check
4 2 (4.17%) GIAC
4 2 (4.17%) SANS
5 1 (2.08%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (52.08%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.50%) BitLocker
3 3 (6.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.25%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.17%) Docker
4 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (35.42%) SCCM
2 9 (18.75%) Jamf Pro
3 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (6.25%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.08%) Ansible
5 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 22 (45.83%) Apple
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco
4 6 (12.50%) VMware
5 5 (10.42%) Google
6 4 (8.33%) Citrix
7 3 (6.25%) Atlassian
7 3 (6.25%) Dell
7 3 (6.25%) HP
7 3 (6.25%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (6.25%) Symantec
7 3 (6.25%) Veeam
8 2 (4.17%) Adobe
9 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.08%) Spotify