Period
to 13 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 13 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple macOS
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 560 689 689
Rank change year-on-year +129 0 +137
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 285 208 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.36% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.51% 0.97% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 246 168 140
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -8.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £25,000 £18,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,750 £55,000
UK median annual salary £35,000 £34,750 £35,356
% change year-on-year +0.72% -1.71% +8.79%

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 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 18,895 21,429 24,161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 24.07% 23.36% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14,603 17,016 20,206
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £60,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in the UK excluding London

Mac OS
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for Mac OS in the UK excluding London

Mac OS
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Mac OS in the UK excluding London

Mac OS
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 within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 13 October 2019. 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
South East +59 86 £35,000 -22.22% 28
South West +58 66 £42,500 +123.68% 12
East of England +106 63 £29,000 -31.76% 27
North of England +21 37 £28,500 +16.33% 9
North West +20 23 £29,000 +18.37% 4
Midlands -14 20 £41,250 +37.50% 10
Yorkshire +13 13 £25,000 -33.33% 4
East Midlands +1 11 £46,736 +48.37% 2
Wales +11 9 £37,500 -6.25% 1
West Midlands +9 9 £27,000 +35.00% 8
Scotland +2 4 £45,000 -13.29% 6
North East - 1 - - 1
Mac OS
UK

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 227 (79.65%) Windows
2 140 (49.12%) Active Directory
3 132 (46.32%) Linux
4 121 (42.46%) Office 365
5 86 (30.18%) ITIL
6 85 (29.82%) Microsoft
7 83 (29.12%) Apple iOS
8 76 (26.67%) Python
9 71 (24.91%) Windows 10
10 70 (24.56%) Azure
11 69 (24.21%) JavaScript
12 65 (22.81%) Unix
13 64 (22.46%) SCCM
14 62 (21.75%) Agile Software Development
15 59 (20.70%) Microsoft Office
16 58 (20.35%) DNS
16 58 (20.35%) Hyper-V
16 58 (20.35%) Problem-Solving
17 57 (20.00%) PHP
18 55 (19.30%) VMware
19 54 (18.95%) Cisco
19 54 (18.95%) DHCP
19 54 (18.95%) OneDrive
20 52 (18.25%) JIRA
21 50 (17.54%) SQL
21 50 (17.54%) Citrix
21 50 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
22 49 (17.19%) Android
23 48 (16.84%) Apple
24 45 (15.79%) PowerShell

Mac OS
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 42 (14.74%) SharePoint
2 20 (7.02%) Confluence
3 14 (4.91%) MS Exchange
4 11 (3.86%) CMS
4 11 (3.86%) WordPress
5 6 (2.11%) IIS
6 2 (0.70%) Apache
6 2 (0.70%) Drupal
6 2 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.70%) nginx
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 59 (20.70%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.11%) Steinberg Cubase
3 2 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.35%) Marvel
4 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Magento
1 2 (0.70%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 121 (42.46%) Office 365
2 70 (24.56%) Azure
3 54 (18.95%) OneDrive
4 38 (13.33%) Azure Stack
5 35 (12.28%) AWS
6 11 (3.86%) BrowserStack
6 11 (3.86%) Sauce Labs
7 10 (3.51%) GitHub
8 8 (2.81%) Asana
8 8 (2.81%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (1.75%) G Suite
10 3 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.05%) Datadog
10 3 (1.05%) GCP
10 3 (1.05%) Yammer
11 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.70%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.70%) npm
11 2 (0.70%) SaaS
11 2 (0.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 58 (20.35%) DNS
2 54 (18.95%) DHCP
3 44 (15.44%) TCP/IP
4 38 (13.33%) NetScaler
5 32 (11.23%) Skype
6 23 (8.07%) Firewall
7 15 (5.26%) VoIP
8 14 (4.91%) VPN
9 11 (3.86%) Remote Desktop
10 9 (3.16%) LAN
11 8 (2.81%) SAN
12 6 (2.11%) Bluetooth
12 6 (2.11%) VLAN
12 6 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (1.75%) HTTPS
13 5 (1.75%) NAS
13 5 (1.75%) Network Security
13 5 (1.75%) SMTP
13 5 (1.75%) WAN
13 5 (1.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.56%) MySQL
3 10 (3.51%) Big Data
3 10 (3.51%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.11%) Text Mining
5 4 (1.40%) GIS
6 3 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.05%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.70%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.35%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 52 (18.25%) JIRA
2 44 (15.44%) Visual Studio
3 38 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 35 (12.28%) TestRail
5 27 (9.47%) Zephyr
6 21 (7.37%) Xcode
7 11 (3.86%) Appium
7 11 (3.86%) Bitbucket
7 11 (3.86%) Calabash
8 10 (3.51%) Cucumber
8 10 (3.51%) Robot Framework
8 10 (3.51%) Selenium
8 10 (3.51%) WebDriver
9 9 (3.16%) GitLab
10 6 (2.11%) CocoaPods
11 5 (1.75%) git-flow
11 5 (1.75%) Subversion
12 4 (1.40%) SonarQube
13 3 (1.05%) gulp
14 2 (0.70%) Grunt
General
1 24 (8.42%) Marketing
2 15 (5.26%) Public Sector
3 14 (4.91%) Electronics
3 14 (4.91%) Finance
4 13 (4.56%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.56%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.51%) Retail
6 6 (2.11%) Games
6 6 (2.11%) Publishing
7 4 (1.40%) Back Office
7 4 (1.40%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.70%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Local Government
9 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (16.49%) Developer
2 45 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 44 (15.44%) IT Support
4 29 (10.18%) Analyst
5 24 (8.42%) Support Engineer
6 23 (8.07%) IT Technician
7 21 (7.37%) Desktop Engineer
8 18 (6.32%) IT Engineer
8 18 (6.32%) Platform Engineer
9 17 (5.96%) Support Analyst
10 16 (5.61%) 2nd Line Support
10 16 (5.61%) IT Analyst
11 15 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
11 15 (5.26%) Support Technician
12 14 (4.91%) IT Support Analyst
12 14 (4.91%) Mobile Developer
13 13 (4.56%) Desktop Support
13 13 (4.56%) Software Engineer
14 12 (4.21%) Service Analyst
14 12 (4.21%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.68%) HTML
2 38 (13.33%) CSS
3 26 (9.12%) Web Services
4 19 (6.67%) JSON
5 18 (6.32%) RESTful
6 15 (5.26%) jQuery
7 14 (4.91%) React
7 14 (4.91%) SOAP
8 13 (4.56%) HTML5
9 12 (4.21%) REST
10 11 (3.86%) CSS3
10 11 (3.86%) LAMP
10 11 (3.86%) Laravel
10 11 (3.86%) React Native
11 10 (3.51%) AngularJS
11 10 (3.51%) Node.js
12 8 (2.81%) LEMP Stack
12 8 (2.81%) Tailwind CSS
12 8 (2.81%) XML
13 7 (2.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.77%) User Experience
2 18 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.56%) iPhone
4 11 (3.86%) EPoS
5 10 (3.51%) Client/Server
6 9 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.81%) e-Learning
8 7 (2.46%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.46%) iPad
9 6 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (2.11%) Mobile Computing
9 6 (2.11%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.75%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.75%) Renewable Energy
11 4 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (1.05%) Cyber Defence
12 3 (1.05%) Life Science
13 2 (0.70%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 227 (79.65%) Windows
2 132 (46.32%) Linux
3 83 (29.12%) Apple iOS
4 71 (24.91%) Windows 10
5 65 (22.81%) Unix
6 49 (17.19%) Android
7 35 (12.28%) Windows Server
8 30 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (9.12%) Windows 7
10 14 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (2.81%) Ubuntu
12 6 (2.11%) CentOS
13 1 (0.35%) Debian
13 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (30.18%) ITIL
2 62 (21.75%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (20.35%) Problem-Solving
4 45 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 40 (14.04%) CRM
6 34 (11.93%) Kanban
6 34 (11.93%) Scrum
7 33 (11.58%) TDD
8 31 (10.88%) Mentoring
9 29 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (9.82%) DevOps
11 27 (9.47%) Test Automation
12 24 (8.42%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (7.72%) OO
14 21 (7.37%) Information Security
14 21 (7.37%) OOP
15 19 (6.67%) MODAF
15 19 (6.67%) PRINCE2
16 18 (6.32%) Software Engineering
17 17 (5.96%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 76 (26.67%) Python
2 69 (24.21%) JavaScript
3 57 (20.00%) PHP
4 50 (17.54%) SQL
5 45 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 39 (13.68%) Java
7 26 (9.12%) Objective-C
8 21 (7.37%) Ruby
9 19 (6.67%) C++
10 15 (5.26%) Apple Swift
11 14 (4.91%) C#
12 9 (3.16%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.70%) ES6
13 2 (0.70%) Go
13 2 (0.70%) Java 8
14 1 (0.35%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (14.74%) Degree
2 39 (13.68%) Security Cleared
3 33 (11.58%) MCP
4 29 (10.18%) DV Cleared
5 26 (9.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (8.42%) CCNA
6 24 (8.42%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (7.37%) CCA
7 21 (7.37%) RHCE
8 17 (5.96%) Citrix Certification
8 17 (5.96%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (5.26%) SC Cleared
10 13 (4.56%) A+ Certification
11 8 (2.81%) MCSA
12 4 (1.40%) CISSP
12 4 (1.40%) ISTQB
12 4 (1.40%) MCITP
12 4 (1.40%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.70%) CCNP
13 2 (0.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 24 (8.42%) SLA
3 9 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.46%) HIPAA
5 6 (2.11%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (1.05%) GDPR
7 2 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 140 (49.12%) Active Directory
2 58 (20.35%) Hyper-V
3 50 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (14.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 38 (13.33%) XenApp
6 34 (11.93%) XenDesktop
7 8 (2.81%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (2.11%) vSphere
10 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (1.40%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.05%) Docker
12 2 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 64 (22.46%) SCCM
2 40 (14.04%) SCOM
3 38 (13.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 38 (13.33%) SCOrch
4 13 (4.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 12 (4.21%) Ansible
6 11 (3.86%) Kubernetes
7 10 (3.51%) WSUS
8 8 (2.81%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (2.11%) Jamf Pro
10 4 (1.40%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.40%) ZABBIX
11 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (1.05%) PaperCut
11 3 (1.05%) vCenter Server
12 2 (0.70%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.70%) Plesk
12 2 (0.70%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.70%) Terraform
13 1 (0.35%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 85 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 55 (19.30%) VMware
3 54 (18.95%) Cisco
4 50 (17.54%) Citrix
5 48 (16.84%) Apple
6 31 (10.88%) Splunk
7 17 (5.96%) Atlassian
8 15 (5.26%) Xamarin
9 14 (4.91%) SAP
9 14 (4.91%) ServiceNow
10 11 (3.86%) Veeam
11 9 (3.16%) Google
12 8 (2.81%) Marketo
12 8 (2.81%) Pardot
12 8 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (2.46%) SolarWinds
14 6 (2.11%) Dell
15 5 (1.75%) Sophos
16 4 (1.40%) Adobe
16 4 (1.40%) Red Hat