Period
to 17 October 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apple over the 6 months to 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Apple, Inc.

Apple
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 386 356 375
Rank change year-on-year -30 +19 +15
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1394 1645 1868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.80% 0.86% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 1.96% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1465 1650
UK median annual salary £36,750 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +1.35% +12.12%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,700
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Apple is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 77659 84134 100343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.40% 43.85% 46.07%
Number of salaries quoted 60091 67959 81567
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Apple as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Apple in the UK

Apple
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apple.

Salary trend for Apple in the UK

Apple
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apple over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Apple in the UK

Apple
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apple within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 2017. 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
England -16 1367 £36,500 -2.67% 123
UK excluding London -10 717 £35,000 - 66
London -45 669 £37,500 -3.85% 62
South East +18 206 £32,500 -7.14% 12
North of England +28 157 £32,000 +16.36% 24
South West +45 147 £45,000 +20.00% 11
Midlands +53 97 £35,000 +27.27% 10
East of England -42 90 £57,500 - 4
North West +11 87 £35,000 +32.08% 14
West Midlands +70 78 £35,000 +27.27% 5
Yorkshire +42 66 £24,500 -2.00% 8
East Midlands +14 19 £25,000 -7.41% 5
Scotland -11 17 £40,000 +6.67% 5
North East +10 4 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Northern Ireland -33 3 £40,250 +3.87%
Wales -6 1 £20,500 +14.81%

For the 6 months to 17 October 2017, IT jobs citing Apple also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Apple.

1 723 (51.87%) Windows
2 527 (37.80%) Microsoft
3 509 (36.51%) Active Directory
4 454 (32.57%) Apple iOS
5 387 (27.76%) Microsoft Office
6 370 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
7 352 (25.25%) Windows 7
8 350 (25.11%) Mac OS X
9 348 (24.96%) Android
10 310 (22.24%) ITIL
11 298 (21.38%) Finance
12 293 (21.02%) Git (software)
13 256 (18.36%) MS Exchange
14 243 (17.43%) Windows Server
15 242 (17.36%) Google
16 238 (17.07%) MVC
17 236 (16.93%) VMware
17 236 (16.93%) Office 365
18 234 (16.79%) Linux
19 232 (16.64%) Retail
20 219 (15.71%) Microsoft Certification
21 209 (14.99%) SCCM
22 193 (13.85%) Java
23 191 (13.70%) User Experience
24 190 (13.63%) TDD
25 188 (13.49%) Citrix
26 182 (13.06%) BDD
27 178 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
28 172 (12.34%) iOS Development
29 169 (12.12%) SQL Server

Apple
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 256 (18.36%) MS Exchange
2 178 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 153 (10.98%) Skype for Business
4 73 (5.24%) Tomcat
5 69 (4.95%) Mule
5 69 (4.95%) Mule ESB
6 67 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 60 (4.30%) JBoss
8 37 (2.65%) CMS
9 35 (2.51%) SharePoint
10 33 (2.37%) IIS
11 23 (1.65%) Apache
11 23 (1.65%) Confluence
12 20 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 18 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
14 14 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
14 14 (1.00%) WordPress
15 12 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
16 8 (0.57%) Apache Spark
17 6 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 387 (27.76%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (2.01%) Adobe Illustrator
4 22 (1.58%) InDesign
5 21 (1.51%) Photoshop
6 15 (1.08%) OmniGraffle
7 14 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 9 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
10 4 (0.29%) InVision
11 3 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (0.22%) InCopy
11 3 (0.22%) Inkscape
12 2 (0.14%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.14%) Autodesk Flame
12 2 (0.14%) Maya
12 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
12 2 (0.14%) Pixate
12 2 (0.14%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 38 (2.73%) Magento
2 6 (0.43%) Maximo
3 4 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.29%) Shopify
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.14%) Eikon
5 1 (0.072%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.072%) LatentZero
5 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.072%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.072%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.072%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 236 (16.93%) Office 365
2 132 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
3 110 (7.89%) IaaS
4 88 (6.31%) SaaS
5 59 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
6 53 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
7 33 (2.37%) G Suite
8 30 (2.15%) GitHub
9 26 (1.87%) Google Play
10 14 (1.00%) Slack
11 11 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
12 9 (0.65%) Google Analytics
13 6 (0.43%) Mimecast
13 6 (0.43%) OneDrive
14 5 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 5 (0.36%) AdWords
14 5 (0.36%) PaaS
15 4 (0.29%) iTunes
15 4 (0.29%) TestFlight
15 4 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 158 (11.33%) Firewall
2 142 (10.19%) TCP/IP
3 135 (9.68%) Skype
4 106 (7.60%) DNS
5 90 (6.46%) VPN
6 77 (5.52%) DHCP
7 64 (4.59%) Wireless
8 63 (4.52%) Internet
8 63 (4.52%) WAN
9 59 (4.23%) LAN
10 54 (3.87%) VoIP
11 49 (3.52%) VLAN
12 46 (3.30%) SAN
13 40 (2.87%) Wi-Fi
14 28 (2.01%) Remote Desktop
15 24 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
16 22 (1.58%) HTTP
17 18 (1.29%) SMTP
18 17 (1.22%) LDAP
19 16 (1.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 167 (11.98%) NoSQL
3 96 (6.89%) SQL Server 2014
4 75 (5.38%) MySQL
5 73 (5.24%) MongoDB
6 68 (4.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 31 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
8 26 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 18 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (0.86%) Big Data
13 12 (0.86%) Redis
14 10 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (0.57%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 293 (21.02%) Git (software)
2 102 (7.32%) JIRA
3 72 (5.16%) JUnit
4 64 (4.59%) Xcode
5 59 (4.23%) IntelliJ
6 26 (1.87%) Jenkins
7 21 (1.51%) Android Studio
8 20 (1.43%) Axure RP
9 18 (1.29%) Subversion
10 13 (0.93%) AppScan
11 12 (0.86%) Cucumber
12 11 (0.79%) gulp
12 11 (0.79%) Maven
13 10 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (0.72%) Grunt
14 9 (0.65%) git-flow
14 9 (0.65%) Gradle
14 9 (0.65%) Selenium
14 9 (0.65%) Visual Studio
15 6 (0.43%) Eclipse
General
1 298 (21.38%) Finance
2 232 (16.64%) Retail
3 156 (11.19%) Banking
4 131 (9.40%) Marketing
5 123 (8.82%) Electronics
6 110 (7.89%) Investment Banking
7 104 (7.46%) Telecoms
8 102 (7.32%) Retail Banking
9 83 (5.95%) Manufacturing
10 46 (3.30%) Automotive
11 42 (3.01%) Advertising
12 34 (2.44%) Publishing
13 26 (1.87%) Legal
14 20 (1.43%) Games
15 19 (1.36%) Law
16 17 (1.22%) Back Office
17 10 (0.72%) Multimedia
18 8 (0.57%) Military
18 8 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
19 5 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 445 (31.92%) Developer
2 196 (14.06%) Analyst
3 169 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 150 (10.76%) IT Support
5 134 (9.61%) iOS Developer
5 134 (9.61%) Support Analyst
6 112 (8.03%) Desktop Support
7 102 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
8 97 (6.96%) .NET Developer
9 95 (6.81%) Social Media Developer
10 88 (6.31%) IT Engineer
11 85 (6.10%) Java Developer
12 62 (4.45%) Senior Developer
13 57 (4.09%) 1st Line Support
14 54 (3.87%) IT Support Engineer
15 52 (3.73%) Head of Support
15 52 (3.73%) PHP Developer
16 47 (3.37%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 45 (3.23%) IT Analyst
17 45 (3.23%) Mac Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (11.48%) RESTful
2 140 (10.04%) .NET
3 121 (8.68%) JSON
4 119 (8.54%) REST
5 106 (7.60%) ASP.NET
6 99 (7.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 99 (7.10%) HTML
6 99 (7.10%) Node.js
7 95 (6.81%) Spring
7 95 (6.81%) WCF
8 91 (6.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 91 (6.53%) Web Services
8 91 (6.53%) XML
9 87 (6.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 86 (6.17%) Hibernate
11 80 (5.74%) CSS
12 78 (5.60%) SOAP
13 75 (5.38%) Spring MVC
14 69 (4.95%) JPA
14 69 (4.95%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 191 (13.70%) User Experience
2 162 (11.62%) Blackberry
3 130 (9.33%) Social Media
4 118 (8.46%) BBC
5 110 (7.89%) Mobile App
6 81 (5.81%) Smartphone
7 72 (5.16%) Data Structures
8 68 (4.88%) iPad
9 61 (4.38%) iPhone
10 43 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
11 41 (2.94%) Computer Science
12 40 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
13 32 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
14 28 (2.01%) Apple TV
15 26 (1.87%) Management Information System
16 25 (1.79%) Driving Licence
17 23 (1.65%) BYOD
18 20 (1.43%) Algorithms
18 20 (1.43%) Fat Client
18 20 (1.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 723 (51.87%) Windows
2 454 (32.57%) Apple iOS
3 352 (25.25%) Windows 7
4 350 (25.11%) Mac OS X
5 348 (24.96%) Android
6 243 (17.43%) Windows Server
7 234 (16.79%) Linux
8 165 (11.84%) Windows 10
9 138 (9.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 111 (7.96%) Windows 8
11 102 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 99 (7.10%) Mac OS
13 44 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
14 37 (2.65%) Unix
15 18 (1.29%) Windows XP
16 11 (0.79%) Windows Phone
17 10 (0.72%) Mac OS X Server
18 7 (0.50%) Windows Vista
19 6 (0.43%) Ubuntu
20 4 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (26.54%) Agile Software Development
2 310 (22.24%) ITIL
3 238 (17.07%) MVC
4 190 (13.63%) TDD
5 182 (13.06%) BDD
6 172 (12.34%) iOS Development
7 148 (10.62%) Service Management
8 125 (8.97%) Asset Management
8 125 (8.97%) Scrum
9 124 (8.90%) E-Commerce
10 117 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
10 117 (8.39%) OO
11 106 (7.60%) Wealth Management
12 89 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
13 87 (6.24%) Web Application Development
14 85 (6.10%) Kanban
15 82 (5.88%) Programme Management
16 74 (5.31%) Mentoring
17 71 (5.09%) Problem Management
18 69 (4.95%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 193 (13.85%) Java
2 135 (9.68%) C#
2 135 (9.68%) Objective-C
3 121 (8.68%) JavaScript
4 116 (8.32%) SQL
5 101 (7.25%) Apple Swift
6 99 (7.10%) Ruby
7 70 (5.02%) PHP
8 45 (3.23%) PowerShell
9 36 (2.58%) C
10 32 (2.30%) T-SQL
11 29 (2.08%) C++
12 22 (1.58%) Python
13 20 (1.43%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.00%) VB
15 13 (0.93%) ES6
16 9 (0.65%) Shell Script
17 8 (0.57%) GraphQL
18 7 (0.50%) PL/SQL
18 7 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 219 (15.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 145 (10.40%) MCSE
3 108 (7.75%) CCA
4 102 (7.32%) Citrix Certification
5 79 (5.67%) Degree
6 52 (3.73%) CISSP
7 48 (3.44%) MCP
8 43 (3.08%) CISM
9 30 (2.15%) MCSA
10 26 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
11 23 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (1.65%) Security Cleared
12 21 (1.51%) A+ Certification
13 20 (1.43%) MCITP
14 19 (1.36%) CCNA
15 15 (1.08%) SC Cleared
16 14 (1.00%) ACTC
17 13 (0.93%) DBS Check
17 13 (0.93%) MCDST
18 12 (0.86%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (5.38%) SLA
2 52 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 20 (1.43%) QA
5 9 (0.65%) COBIT
6 8 (0.57%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.29%) HIPAA
8 3 (0.22%) GDPR
9 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.072%) HL7
10 1 (0.072%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 509 (36.51%) Active Directory
2 131 (9.40%) XenApp
3 122 (8.75%) XenDesktop
4 104 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 84 (6.03%) Hyper-V
6 35 (2.51%) vSphere
7 20 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (1.29%) Terminal Services
9 13 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
9 13 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
12 9 (0.65%) BitLocker
13 8 (0.57%) Docker
14 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (0.29%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.29%) Xen
15 2 (0.14%) vCloud
16 1 (0.072%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 209 (14.99%) SCCM
2 114 (8.18%) AirWatch
3 28 (2.01%) WSUS
4 23 (1.65%) Backup Exec
5 20 (1.43%) Jamf Pro
6 16 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
7 13 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
8 10 (0.72%) Puppet
8 10 (0.72%) SCOM
8 10 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 8 (0.57%) cPanel
9 8 (0.57%) SmoothWall
10 7 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 5 (0.36%) vCenter Server
12 5 (0.36%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.29%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 4 (0.29%) Malwarebytes
13 4 (0.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 4 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 527 (37.80%) Microsoft
2 242 (17.36%) Google
3 236 (16.93%) VMware
4 188 (13.49%) Citrix
5 135 (9.68%) Facebook
6 118 (8.46%) Cisco
6 118 (8.46%) McAfee
7 114 (8.18%) ServiceNow
8 112 (8.03%) Sony
8 112 (8.03%) Yahoo!
9 108 (7.75%) AppSense
10 83 (5.95%) SAP
11 79 (5.67%) HP
12 65 (4.66%) Adobe
13 64 (4.59%) Dell
14 38 (2.73%) Sophos
15 31 (2.22%) IBM
16 25 (1.79%) Oracle
17 24 (1.72%) Avaya
17 24 (1.72%) Xamarin