Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple macOS
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 543 679 735
Rank change year-on-year +136 +56 +13
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 239 180 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.34% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.47% 0.89% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 209 151 121
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £19,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +2.94%

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 16,233 20,298 24,796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 23.35% 23.94% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 12,945 15,932 20,427
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,447 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,625 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +3.45%

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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 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
South East +75 81 £42,500 +30.77% 12
North of England +69 51 £31,500 +5.00% 14
South West +52 39 £42,500 -29.17% 5
East of England +98 38 £50,000 +20.48% 21
North West +49 27 £31,500 +26.63% 4
Yorkshire +29 24 £42,500 +13.33% 9
Midlands +20 19 £23,500 -32.86% 10
West Midlands +27 14 £19,000 -30.91% 2
Scotland +38 7 £29,250 -32.76% 2
East Midlands +21 5 £34,750 -42.08% 8
Wales -4 4 £43,750 +9.38% 2
Mac OS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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.

1 190 (79.50%) Windows
2 99 (41.42%) Linux
3 96 (40.17%) Active Directory
4 84 (35.15%) Microsoft
5 77 (32.22%) Office 365
6 66 (27.62%) Apple iOS
7 59 (24.69%) ITIL
8 52 (21.76%) Windows 10
9 51 (21.34%) Problem-Solving
10 47 (19.67%) Azure
11 46 (19.25%) Apple
12 43 (17.99%) JavaScript
13 42 (17.57%) Firewall
14 41 (17.15%) DNS
15 40 (16.74%) Python
15 40 (16.74%) SCCM
16 38 (15.90%) Android
17 37 (15.48%) PowerShell
17 37 (15.48%) SharePoint
18 35 (14.64%) TCP/IP
18 35 (14.64%) AWS
19 34 (14.23%) DHCP
19 34 (14.23%) Microsoft Office
20 33 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
21 31 (12.97%) Degree
21 31 (12.97%) Visual Studio
22 30 (12.55%) VMware
22 30 (12.55%) Windows Server
23 29 (12.13%) DevOps
23 29 (12.13%) JIRA

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 37 (15.48%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.69%) MS Exchange
3 12 (5.02%) CMS
3 12 (5.02%) WordPress
4 10 (4.18%) Confluence
5 9 (3.77%) Joomla!
5 9 (3.77%) Skype for Business
6 8 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.93%) IIS
8 4 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.42%) Apache
9 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 34 (14.23%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.18%) Steinberg Cubase
3 4 (1.67%) CINEMA 4D
3 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.42%) Marvel
4 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 77 (32.22%) Office 365
2 47 (19.67%) Azure
3 35 (14.64%) AWS
4 27 (11.30%) OneDrive
5 19 (7.95%) Azure Stack
6 11 (4.60%) G Suite
7 7 (2.93%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 4 (1.67%) GCP
8 4 (1.67%) GitHub
8 4 (1.67%) Mimecast
8 4 (1.67%) Power Platform
8 4 (1.67%) PowerApps
9 3 (1.26%) Asana
9 3 (1.26%) Google Drive
9 3 (1.26%) SaaS
10 2 (0.84%) Yammer
11 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.42%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 42 (17.57%) Firewall
2 41 (17.15%) DNS
3 35 (14.64%) TCP/IP
4 34 (14.23%) DHCP
5 24 (10.04%) Skype
6 22 (9.21%) LAN
7 19 (7.95%) VPN
8 18 (7.53%) NetScaler
9 13 (5.44%) Wireless
10 11 (4.60%) Broadband
10 11 (4.60%) WAN
11 10 (4.18%) Internet
11 10 (4.18%) VLAN
11 10 (4.18%) VoIP
12 9 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (3.35%) Network Security
14 7 (2.93%) NAS
14 7 (2.93%) Remote Desktop
15 6 (2.51%) WLAN
16 4 (1.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.18%) Big Data
3 6 (2.51%) MySQL
3 6 (2.51%) Text Mining
4 5 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.26%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.26%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.84%) GIS
6 2 (0.84%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.42%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.42%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (12.97%) Visual Studio
2 29 (12.13%) JIRA
3 23 (9.62%) Xcode
4 20 (8.37%) TestRail
5 13 (5.44%) Git (software)
6 10 (4.18%) Zephyr
7 4 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.26%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.26%) GitLab
9 1 (0.42%) CMake
9 1 (0.42%) GDB
9 1 (0.42%) IDA Disassembler
9 1 (0.42%) Robot Framework
General
1 20 (8.37%) Finance
2 17 (7.11%) Marketing
3 13 (5.44%) Electronics
3 13 (5.44%) Manufacturing
3 13 (5.44%) Public Sector
3 13 (5.44%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.67%) Billing
5 3 (1.26%) Back Office
5 3 (1.26%) Retail
6 2 (0.84%) Fire and Rescue
6 2 (0.84%) Games
7 1 (0.42%) Advertising
7 1 (0.42%) Automotive
7 1 (0.42%) French Language
7 1 (0.42%) German Language
7 1 (0.42%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.42%) Law
7 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (17.99%) IT Support
2 31 (12.97%) Developer
3 28 (11.72%) Analyst
3 28 (11.72%) IT Technician
4 21 (8.79%) Support Engineer
5 20 (8.37%) Platform Engineer
6 19 (7.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (7.95%) IT Support Technician
6 19 (7.95%) Support Technician
7 14 (5.86%) IT Engineer
7 14 (5.86%) Test Engineer
8 13 (5.44%) Administrator
8 13 (5.44%) Service Analyst
8 13 (5.44%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.02%) Desktop Support
9 12 (5.02%) IT Administrator
9 12 (5.02%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.02%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (4.60%) Software Engineer
10 11 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.62%) CSS
1 23 (9.62%) HTML
2 12 (5.02%) .NET
3 11 (4.60%) JSON
3 11 (4.60%) Node.js
4 10 (4.18%) LDAP
4 10 (4.18%) MFC
5 9 (3.77%) React
6 8 (3.35%) iOS SDK
7 5 (2.09%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.09%) jQuery
7 5 (2.09%) OpenGL
7 5 (2.09%) XML
8 4 (1.67%) COM
8 4 (1.67%) LAMP
8 4 (1.67%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (1.67%) Qt
8 4 (1.67%) RESTful
8 4 (1.67%) Software Packaging
8 4 (1.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.46%) User Experience
2 20 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.86%) Driving Licence
4 13 (5.44%) iPad
5 10 (4.18%) Data Centre
6 9 (3.77%) Client/Server
6 9 (3.77%) iPhone
6 9 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.51%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.51%) Smartphone
8 5 (2.09%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.26%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.26%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.26%) Life Science
10 3 (1.26%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (1.26%) NHS
11 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.42%) Interactive TV
11 1 (0.42%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 190 (79.50%) Windows
2 99 (41.42%) Linux
3 66 (27.62%) Apple iOS
4 52 (21.76%) Windows 10
5 38 (15.90%) Android
6 30 (12.55%) Windows Server
7 29 (12.13%) Unix
8 17 (7.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (6.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (5.44%) Windows 7
11 7 (2.93%) tvOS
12 4 (1.67%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.67%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.42%) CentOS
13 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (24.69%) ITIL
2 51 (21.34%) Problem-Solving
3 33 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (12.13%) DevOps
5 28 (11.72%) Information Security
6 22 (9.21%) TDD
7 21 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 21 (8.79%) Software Engineering
8 20 (8.37%) Kanban
8 20 (8.37%) Scrum
9 18 (7.53%) CRM
10 16 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (6.28%) Configuration Management
12 14 (5.86%) Fintech
12 14 (5.86%) Project Delivery
12 14 (5.86%) Test Automation
13 13 (5.44%) Android Development
13 13 (5.44%) Mentoring
13 13 (5.44%) Mobile Development
14 12 (5.02%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 43 (17.99%) JavaScript
2 40 (16.74%) Python
3 37 (15.48%) PowerShell
4 28 (11.72%) Objective-C
5 26 (10.88%) C++
6 25 (10.46%) Java
7 24 (10.04%) SQL
8 23 (9.62%) PHP
9 11 (4.60%) C#
10 10 (4.18%) C
11 6 (2.51%) Apple Swift
12 5 (2.09%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.09%) Ruby
13 4 (1.67%) AppleScript
13 4 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (12.97%) Degree
2 21 (8.79%) Security Cleared
3 15 (6.28%) DV Cleared
3 15 (6.28%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (5.44%) SC Cleared
5 11 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (4.18%) CCA
6 10 (4.18%) MCP
6 10 (4.18%) RHCE
7 8 (3.35%) MCSA
8 7 (2.93%) CCNA
8 7 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.09%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (2.09%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.67%) DBS Check
10 4 (1.67%) Postgraduate
11 3 (1.26%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.26%) CISSP
11 3 (1.26%) HNC
11 3 (1.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 13 (5.44%) SLA
3 8 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.93%) HIPAA
5 5 (2.09%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.42%) GxP
System Software
1 96 (40.17%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.88%) Hyper-V
2 26 (10.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (8.79%) XenApp
4 18 (7.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (5.44%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.67%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.84%) Docker
7 2 (0.84%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.42%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 40 (16.74%) SCCM
2 19 (7.95%) SCOM
3 18 (7.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 18 (7.53%) SCOrch
4 13 (5.44%) Jamf Pro
5 11 (4.60%) Kubernetes
6 10 (4.18%) Ansible
6 10 (4.18%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (3.77%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (1.67%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.84%) PaperCut
11 1 (0.42%) CASB
11 1 (0.42%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.42%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 84 (35.15%) Microsoft
2 46 (19.25%) Apple
3 30 (12.55%) VMware
4 26 (10.88%) Citrix
5 22 (9.21%) Cisco
6 17 (7.11%) Google
7 15 (6.28%) Splunk
8 13 (5.44%) SAP
9 7 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (2.51%) Atlassian
10 6 (2.51%) Veeam
10 6 (2.51%) Xamarin
11 5 (2.09%) Adobe
11 5 (2.09%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.67%) Panasonic
12 4 (1.67%) Progress
12 4 (1.67%) Synology
12 4 (1.67%) Veritas
12 4 (1.67%) Zscaler
13 3 (1.26%) ServiceNow