Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 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
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 308 412 342
Rank change year-on-year +104 -70 +84
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1,454 423 1,174
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.13% 0.67% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 2.87% 1.76% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 705 329 900
10th Percentile £25,600 £24,000 £23,725
25th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £26,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,804 £53,750
90th Percentile £75,750 £71,250 £67,025
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year -23.53% +39.34% -8.96%

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 50,576 24,041 52,546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.25% 37.88% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32,254 18,937 40,593
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

Apple
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Apple in the UK

Apple
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Apple.

Salary trend for Apple in the UK

Apple
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Apple over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Apple in the UK

Apple
Top 17 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 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England +125 1,349 £42,500 -5.56% 236
UK excluding London +87 774 £32,500 -23.53% 165
London +67 628 £48,500 -3.00% 79
Work from Home +60 463 £55,000 - 25
South East +71 273 £45,000 -18.18% 25
North of England +24 214 £37,500 -23.86% 65
Midlands -19 121 £28,500 -12.31% 34
Yorkshire +8 109 £32,500 -36.59% 18
North West -4 99 £48,925 -0.66% 37
West Midlands -1 91 £27,500 -35.29% 15
South West -18 70 £29,000 -6.45% 16
East of England -42 69 £28,500 +7.55% 15
East Midlands -51 30 £29,000 +20.83% 19
Scotland -69 26 £49,000 +45.19% 7
Wales -40 14 £25,000 -23.08% 2
Northern Ireland - 7 £30,000 - 1
North East -24 6 - - 10

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, IT jobs citing Apple 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 with a requirement for Apple.

1 731 (50.28%) Microsoft
2 512 (35.21%) Windows
3 465 (31.98%) Microsoft 365
4 408 (28.06%) Social Skills
5 405 (27.85%) Active Directory
6 385 (26.48%) Apple iOS
7 373 (25.65%) Finance
8 369 (25.38%) Android
9 324 (22.28%) Cybersecurity
10 312 (21.46%) Azure
11 307 (21.11%) Adobe
12 295 (20.29%) Software Licensing
13 268 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
14 248 (17.06%) AWS
15 237 (16.30%) ITIL
16 229 (15.75%) Windows 10
17 207 (14.24%) Google
18 196 (13.48%) Data Centre
19 169 (11.62%) Smartphone
20 168 (11.55%) Internet
21 156 (10.73%) iPhone
22 149 (10.25%) Degree
23 143 (9.83%) Software Engineering
23 143 (9.83%) Microsoft Office
24 139 (9.56%) Linux
25 136 (9.35%) JavaScript
25 136 (9.35%) SCCM
25 136 (9.35%) Mobile App
26 129 (8.87%) SQL
27 128 (8.80%) Analytics

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
1 112 (7.70%) MS Exchange
2 83 (5.71%) IBM Domino
3 70 (4.81%) SharePoint
4 28 (1.93%) Apache Spark
5 27 (1.86%) CMS
6 23 (1.58%) WordPress
7 21 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 16 (1.10%) Confluence
8 16 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (0.69%) Apache
11 9 (0.62%) IIS
12 6 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (0.34%) nginx
13 5 (0.34%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.28%) Drupal
14 4 (0.28%) Moodle
14 4 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 143 (9.83%) Microsoft Office
2 92 (6.33%) Spreadsheet
3 50 (3.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 40 (2.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (1.10%) Chatbot
6 5 (0.34%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.28%) Adobe XD
7 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.28%) Sketch
8 1 (0.069%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.069%) InVision
8 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.069%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 5 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.21%) Eikon
2 3 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.21%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.14%) Magento
3 2 (0.14%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 2 (0.14%) Shopify
4 1 (0.069%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 465 (31.98%) Microsoft 365
2 312 (21.46%) Azure
3 248 (17.06%) AWS
4 113 (7.77%) Azure Active Directory
5 64 (4.40%) GCP
6 61 (4.20%) GitHub
7 58 (3.99%) Serverless
8 40 (2.75%) Amazon S3
9 39 (2.68%) Google Play
10 33 (2.27%) OneDrive
11 30 (2.06%) AWS CloudFormation
11 30 (2.06%) Google Workspace
12 29 (1.99%) SaaS
13 28 (1.93%) Slack
14 26 (1.79%) Amazon ECS
14 26 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
15 25 (1.72%) Azure Stack
16 22 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
17 15 (1.03%) Figma
17 15 (1.03%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 168 (11.55%) Internet
2 97 (6.67%) VPN
3 92 (6.33%) Firewall
4 91 (6.26%) TCP/IP
5 82 (5.64%) WAN
6 75 (5.16%) LAN
7 68 (4.68%) DNS
8 57 (3.92%) DHCP
9 49 (3.37%) Wireless
10 41 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
11 39 (2.68%) Cisco IOS
12 35 (2.41%) HTTP
12 35 (2.41%) Network Security
12 35 (2.41%) SSL
13 34 (2.34%) VoIP
14 23 (1.58%) NFC
14 23 (1.58%) Skype
15 22 (1.51%) VLAN
16 21 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
17 19 (1.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (3.99%) SQL Server
2 45 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
3 42 (2.89%) Relational Database
4 40 (2.75%) Redis
5 37 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (2.41%) MongoDB
7 33 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 31 (2.13%) Amazon Aurora
9 30 (2.06%) MySQL
10 29 (1.99%) NoSQL
11 26 (1.79%) Amazon Athena
12 17 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (0.96%) Big Data
14 12 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
15 11 (0.76%) RDBMS
16 9 (0.62%) Tableau
17 7 (0.48%) Hazelcast
17 7 (0.48%) Metadata
17 7 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 5 (0.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 121 (8.32%) Git (software)
2 41 (2.82%) Xcode
3 34 (2.34%) Jenkins
4 32 (2.20%) CircleCI
5 28 (1.93%) GitLab
6 26 (1.79%) PHPUnit
7 25 (1.72%) JIRA
8 15 (1.03%) Maven
9 12 (0.83%) fastlane
9 12 (0.83%) JUnit
10 11 (0.76%) CocoaPods
10 11 (0.76%) Jasmine
10 11 (0.76%) Postman
11 10 (0.69%) Appium
11 10 (0.69%) Bitbucket
11 10 (0.69%) Mockito
12 8 (0.55%) Cypress.io
13 7 (0.48%) Mocha
14 6 (0.41%) Mercurial
14 6 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 408 (28.06%) Social Skills
2 373 (25.65%) Finance
3 99 (6.81%) Games
4 73 (5.02%) Retail
5 62 (4.26%) Electronics
6 55 (3.78%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 49 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
8 48 (3.30%) Marketing
8 48 (3.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 43 (2.96%) Advertising
10 42 (2.89%) Banking
11 39 (2.68%) Fire and Rescue
12 33 (2.27%) Telecoms
13 19 (1.31%) Publishing
14 17 (1.17%) Presentation Skills
15 14 (0.96%) Manufacturing
15 14 (0.96%) Organisational Skills
16 13 (0.89%) French Language
17 12 (0.83%) Law
18 11 (0.76%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 256 (17.61%) Developer
2 141 (9.70%) Consultant
3 136 (9.35%) Analyst
4 125 (8.60%) Cloud Consultant
5 120 (8.25%) Support Engineer
6 117 (8.05%) IT Support
7 111 (7.63%) Architect
8 108 (7.43%) Solutions Architect
9 107 (7.36%) Software Engineer
10 73 (5.02%) iOS Developer
11 72 (4.95%) Senior Developer
12 69 (4.75%) IT Engineer
13 66 (4.54%) IT Manager
14 64 (4.40%) Mobile Developer
14 64 (4.40%) Senior Software Engineer
14 64 (4.40%) Support Analyst
15 60 (4.13%) Microsoft 365 Architect
16 59 (4.06%) Desktop Support
17 57 (3.92%) Video Editor
18 55 (3.78%) Data Entry Clerk
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (6.53%) React
2 87 (5.98%) HTML
2 87 (5.98%) React Native
3 85 (5.85%) Vue.js
4 76 (5.23%) CSS
5 74 (5.09%) GraphQL
6 70 (4.81%) Web Services
7 63 (4.33%) RESTful
8 50 (3.44%) JSON
9 45 (3.09%) REST
10 44 (3.03%) Node.js
11 36 (2.48%) Kafka
12 35 (2.41%) gRPC
12 35 (2.41%) Laravel
13 33 (2.27%) Sass
13 33 (2.27%) Svelte
14 32 (2.20%) HTML5
15 31 (2.13%) Cocoa
15 31 (2.13%) iOS SDK
16 28 (1.93%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 196 (13.48%) Data Centre
2 169 (11.62%) Smartphone
3 156 (10.73%) iPhone
4 136 (9.35%) Mobile App
5 127 (8.73%) Public Cloud
6 126 (8.67%) User Experience
7 113 (7.77%) Social Media
8 83 (5.71%) Photography
9 72 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
10 67 (4.61%) NHS
11 60 (4.13%) Video Conferencing
12 58 (3.99%) iPad
13 38 (2.61%) Management Information System
14 36 (2.48%) Blackberry
15 30 (2.06%) PKI
16 27 (1.86%) Algorithms
17 26 (1.79%) Clustering
17 26 (1.79%) Driving Licence
18 25 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
19 23 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 512 (35.21%) Windows
2 385 (26.48%) Apple iOS
3 369 (25.38%) Android
4 229 (15.75%) Windows 10
5 139 (9.56%) Linux
6 128 (8.80%) Windows Server
7 92 (6.33%) Windows 7
8 81 (5.57%) Mac OS X
9 73 (5.02%) Mac OS
10 35 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (2.06%) Windows Server 2019
12 29 (1.99%) Windows Server 2016
13 25 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 21 (1.44%) Windows 8
15 14 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (0.76%) Unix
16 11 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
18 7 (0.48%) AIX
19 6 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (22.28%) Cybersecurity
2 295 (20.29%) Software Licensing
3 268 (18.43%) Agile Software Development
4 237 (16.30%) ITIL
5 143 (9.83%) Software Engineering
6 128 (8.80%) Analytics
6 128 (8.80%) Problem-Solving
7 124 (8.53%) Artificial Intelligence
8 119 (8.18%) Presales
9 115 (7.91%) Computer Science
10 104 (7.15%) TDD
11 98 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
12 92 (6.33%) iOS Development
13 87 (5.98%) Mentoring
14 85 (5.85%) DevOps
15 82 (5.64%) Cost Optimisation
16 78 (5.36%) Mobile Development
17 73 (5.02%) CRM
18 72 (4.95%) UX Design
19 70 (4.81%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 136 (9.35%) JavaScript
2 129 (8.87%) SQL
3 93 (6.40%) Python
4 92 (6.33%) Apple Swift
5 83 (5.71%) TypeScript
6 74 (5.09%) Java
7 69 (4.75%) PHP
8 61 (4.20%) Objective-C
9 53 (3.65%) PowerShell
10 46 (3.16%) Kotlin
11 43 (2.96%) Go
12 42 (2.89%) Ruby
13 28 (1.93%) Rust
14 23 (1.58%) Scala
15 17 (1.17%) Java 8
16 13 (0.89%) C#
16 13 (0.89%) VBScript
17 9 (0.62%) Bash
18 8 (0.55%) JSX
19 7 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 149 (10.25%) Degree
2 110 (7.57%) Security Cleared
3 108 (7.43%) SC Cleared
4 91 (6.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 89 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
6 77 (5.30%) MCP
7 71 (4.88%) MCSE
8 36 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
9 27 (1.86%) MCITP
9 27 (1.86%) MCSA
10 20 (1.38%) CCNA
11 18 (1.24%) AWS Certification
12 17 (1.17%) MCDST
13 13 (0.89%) A+ Certification
13 13 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (0.83%) CCNP
15 10 (0.69%) CISSP
16 8 (0.55%) DBS Check
17 5 (0.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
17 5 (0.34%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.85%) SLA
2 29 (1.99%) PMO
3 24 (1.65%) GDPR
4 23 (1.58%) Accessibility
5 19 (1.31%) QA
6 17 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (1.03%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.76%) COBIT
9 6 (0.41%) HIPAA
10 5 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 5 (0.34%) NIST
11 4 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
11 4 (0.28%) ISO 13485
11 4 (0.28%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.28%) NCSC
12 2 (0.14%) ISO 8583
12 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.069%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.069%) FATCA
13 1 (0.069%) MiFID
System Software
1 405 (27.85%) Active Directory
2 72 (4.95%) Hyper-V
3 64 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (3.65%) Docker
5 35 (2.41%) BitLocker
6 33 (2.27%) vSphere
7 29 (1.99%) Virtual Desktop
8 14 (0.96%) Firmware
9 11 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (0.69%) VMware Server
11 9 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (0.41%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.34%) OpenAM
13 5 (0.34%) OpenIDM
13 5 (0.34%) RACF
13 5 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.21%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 3 (0.21%) XenApp
16 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 136 (9.35%) SCCM
2 116 (7.98%) Microsoft Intune
3 77 (5.30%) Kubernetes
4 68 (4.68%) Single Sign-On
5 57 (3.92%) Jamf Pro
6 46 (3.16%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 25 (1.72%) Terraform
8 18 (1.24%) AirWatch
8 18 (1.24%) ServiceCenter
9 16 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
10 10 (0.69%) Ansible
10 10 (0.69%) WSUS
11 7 (0.48%) Cisco Prime
11 7 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
12 5 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.34%) FortiGate
12 5 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
13 4 (0.28%) cPanel
13 4 (0.28%) Packer
13 4 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 731 (50.28%) Microsoft
2 307 (21.11%) Adobe
3 207 (14.24%) Google
4 124 (8.53%) Cisco
5 107 (7.36%) VMware
6 77 (5.30%) HP
7 59 (4.06%) Dell
8 57 (3.92%) Citrix
9 49 (3.37%) ServiceNow
10 31 (2.13%) Bloomberg
11 28 (1.93%) Reuters
12 27 (1.86%) CheckPoint
12 27 (1.86%) Red Hat
13 26 (1.79%) Remedy
14 25 (1.72%) 3PAR
14 25 (1.72%) Scality
15 23 (1.58%) Meraki
15 23 (1.58%) Spotify
16 22 (1.51%) Avaya
17 19 (1.31%) SAP