Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 409 348 379
Rank change year-on-year -61 +31 +9
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1,104 1,559 1,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.90% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 2.03% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1,301 1,272
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,250 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.48% -4.29%

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 63,456 76,782 77,560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.43% 44.35% 43.81%
Number of salaries quoted 48,722 60,116 62,446
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £75,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 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
England -68 1,052 £35,000 - 191
London -6 603 £50,000 +30.72% 83
UK excluding London -72 491 £33,250 -5.00% 117
South East -60 126 £32,000 -8.57% 31
North of England -16 122 £35,000 +4.48% 30
East of England +33 91 £30,000 -33.33% 13
North West +28 91 £35,000 -2.78% 16
Midlands -35 63 £32,500 - 22
South West -67 54 £35,000 -7.89% 13
East Midlands +18 36 £33,750 +16.38% 4
Yorkshire -8 29 £30,000 - 14
West Midlands -22 27 £31,250 -10.71% 18
Wales +22 17 £35,750 +74.39% 3
Scotland -3 13 £45,000 +16.13% 4
Channel Islands - 7 £35,000 -
Northern Ireland -8 6 £35,000 -22.22% 1
North East -3 2 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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.

1 609 (55.16%) Windows
2 383 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 378 (34.24%) Active Directory
4 351 (31.79%) Apple iOS
5 243 (22.01%) Office 365
6 242 (21.92%) ITIL
7 239 (21.65%) Windows Server
8 232 (21.01%) Windows 7
9 214 (19.38%) Windows 10
10 211 (19.11%) Microsoft Office
11 205 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
12 194 (17.57%) Android
13 167 (15.13%) SCCM
14 164 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
15 163 (14.76%) Google
16 146 (13.22%) MS Exchange
17 140 (12.68%) iOS Development
18 138 (12.50%) VMware
19 137 (12.41%) Finance
20 134 (12.14%) SQL Server
21 130 (11.78%) TDD
21 130 (11.78%) Apple Swift
21 130 (11.78%) Git (software)
22 128 (11.59%) Citrix
23 125 (11.32%) Linux
24 120 (10.87%) Cisco
24 120 (10.87%) TCP/IP
25 119 (10.78%) RESTful
26 113 (10.24%) Mac OS X
27 105 (9.51%) DHCP

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
1 146 (13.22%) MS Exchange
2 59 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (4.44%) Skype for Business
4 26 (2.36%) SharePoint
5 20 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 15 (1.36%) CMS
8 14 (1.27%) IIS
9 13 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (1.00%) Apache Spark
11 10 (0.91%) IBM Notes
12 9 (0.82%) Confluence
13 8 (0.72%) JBoss
13 8 (0.72%) Jetty
13 8 (0.72%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.72%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.63%) SAS
15 6 (0.54%) IBM Domino
16 5 (0.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 211 (19.11%) Microsoft Office
2 48 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.72%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.45%) InDesign
7 5 (0.45%) InVision
8 4 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.36%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.36%) Pixate
9 3 (0.27%) UXPin
10 2 (0.18%) Snapchat
11 1 (0.091%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.091%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.091%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.091%) Edge Animate
11 1 (0.091%) Mozilla Thunderbird
11 1 (0.091%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.54%) Magento
3 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.091%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.091%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.091%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 243 (22.01%) Office 365
2 83 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (2.36%) iTunes
5 21 (1.90%) Mimecast
6 20 (1.81%) Apple Pay
6 20 (1.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 19 (1.72%) SaaS
8 17 (1.54%) G Suite
9 16 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 16 (1.45%) Amazon Alexa
10 14 (1.27%) Siri
11 12 (1.09%) IaaS
12 9 (0.82%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 9 (0.82%) Google Play
12 9 (0.82%) PaaS
13 8 (0.72%) Google Pay
14 6 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 120 (10.87%) TCP/IP
2 105 (9.51%) DHCP
3 98 (8.88%) DNS
3 98 (8.88%) Firewall
4 66 (5.98%) VPN
5 65 (5.89%) Wireless
6 61 (5.53%) LAN
7 59 (5.34%) Internet
8 41 (3.71%) VoIP
9 36 (3.26%) Skype
10 35 (3.17%) WAN
11 32 (2.90%) Network Security
12 28 (2.54%) SAN
13 26 (2.36%) Wi-Fi
14 25 (2.26%) Cisco IOS
15 18 (1.63%) Ethernet
16 16 (1.45%) HTTP
17 12 (1.09%) NAS
17 12 (1.09%) VLAN
18 8 (0.72%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (12.14%) SQL Server
2 73 (6.61%) NoSQL
3 64 (5.80%) SQL Server 2016
4 27 (2.45%) Big Data
5 20 (1.81%) Hadoop
6 12 (1.09%) HBase
7 10 (0.91%) Relational Database
8 9 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (0.72%) DB2
10 6 (0.54%) MongoDB
10 6 (0.54%) MS Access
10 6 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (0.45%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.36%) MySQL
12 4 (0.36%) Neo4j
12 4 (0.36%) Power BI
12 4 (0.36%) QlikView
13 3 (0.27%) Flink
14 2 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.18%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 130 (11.78%) Git (software)
2 30 (2.72%) Xcode
3 27 (2.45%) JIRA
4 23 (2.08%) WinDbg
5 18 (1.63%) Subversion
6 17 (1.54%) Mercurial
7 15 (1.36%) CocoaPods
8 10 (0.91%) Jenkins
8 10 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (0.63%) gulp
10 6 (0.54%) CircleCI
10 6 (0.54%) Grunt
10 6 (0.54%) JUnit
10 6 (0.54%) PHPUnit
10 6 (0.54%) Selenium
10 6 (0.54%) Travis CI
10 6 (0.54%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.45%) Bower
11 5 (0.45%) GitLab
11 5 (0.45%) webpack
General
1 137 (12.41%) Finance
2 54 (4.89%) Marketing
3 49 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 46 (4.17%) Retail
5 39 (3.53%) Banking
6 30 (2.72%) Games
7 20 (1.81%) Publishing
8 19 (1.72%) Investment Banking
9 15 (1.36%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.27%) Electronics
11 12 (1.09%) Advertising
12 11 (1.00%) Automotive
13 8 (0.72%) Law
14 6 (0.54%) Legal
15 5 (0.45%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.27%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.27%) Spanish Language
18 2 (0.18%) Military
18 2 (0.18%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 290 (26.27%) Developer
2 177 (16.03%) Analyst
3 151 (13.68%) Support Engineer
4 122 (11.05%) Support Analyst
5 118 (10.69%) iOS Developer
6 112 (10.14%) IT Support
7 83 (7.52%) Desktop Support
8 77 (6.97%) .NET Developer
8 77 (6.97%) 2nd Line Support
9 69 (6.25%) IT Engineer
10 58 (5.25%) Social Media Developer
11 52 (4.71%) IT Analyst
11 52 (4.71%) Senior Developer
12 44 (3.99%) Desktop Engineer
13 43 (3.89%) IT Support Engineer
14 41 (3.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 40 (3.62%) Windows Engineer
16 38 (3.44%) IT Support Analyst
17 35 (3.17%) Senior iOS Developer
18 34 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (10.78%) RESTful
2 98 (8.88%) .NET
3 89 (8.06%) Node.js
4 82 (7.43%) ASP.NET
5 78 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 76 (6.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 68 (6.16%) WCF
8 66 (5.98%) .NET Core
9 51 (4.62%) HTML
10 47 (4.26%) AngularJS
10 47 (4.26%) REST
11 43 (3.89%) Cocoa
12 42 (3.80%) Core Data
13 40 (3.62%) Core Animation
14 39 (3.53%) CSS
15 37 (3.35%) Cocoa Touch
16 29 (2.63%) Web Services
17 28 (2.54%) HTML5
18 26 (2.36%) JSON
19 22 (1.99%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 86 (7.79%) Mobile App
2 84 (7.61%) User Experience
3 73 (6.61%) Blackberry
4 70 (6.34%) Social Media
5 67 (6.07%) BBC
5 67 (6.07%) iPhone
6 55 (4.98%) iPad
7 48 (4.35%) Fat Client
7 48 (4.35%) Thin Client
8 43 (3.89%) Smartphone
9 42 (3.80%) Animation
9 42 (3.80%) Management Information System
10 40 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
11 36 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
12 31 (2.81%) Driving Licence
13 29 (2.63%) Data Centre
13 29 (2.63%) Handset
14 28 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
15 22 (1.99%) Client/Server
15 22 (1.99%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 609 (55.16%) Windows
2 351 (31.79%) Apple iOS
3 239 (21.65%) Windows Server
4 232 (21.01%) Windows 7
5 214 (19.38%) Windows 10
6 194 (17.57%) Android
7 125 (11.32%) Linux
8 113 (10.24%) Mac OS X
9 90 (8.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 90 (8.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 72 (6.52%) Mac OS
11 64 (5.80%) Windows 8
12 37 (3.35%) Windows XP
13 25 (2.26%) Unix
14 13 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.91%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.72%) Windows Phone
17 7 (0.63%) CentOS
17 7 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.36%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (21.92%) ITIL
2 205 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
4 140 (12.68%) iOS Development
5 130 (11.78%) TDD
6 95 (8.61%) BDD
7 93 (8.42%) MVC
8 91 (8.24%) OO
9 76 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
10 73 (6.61%) Service Delivery
11 64 (5.80%) Web Application Development
12 52 (4.71%) Open Source
13 51 (4.62%) Computer Science
14 46 (4.17%) DevOps
14 46 (4.17%) Server Management
15 45 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 44 (3.99%) Service Management
17 43 (3.89%) Mobile Development
17 43 (3.89%) Project Management
18 41 (3.71%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 130 (11.78%) Apple Swift
2 104 (9.42%) Objective-C
3 98 (8.88%) Java
4 91 (8.24%) Ruby
5 85 (7.70%) C#
6 66 (5.98%) SQL
7 64 (5.80%) JavaScript
8 63 (5.71%) PowerShell
9 52 (4.71%) Python
10 38 (3.44%) VBScript
11 29 (2.63%) C++
12 28 (2.54%) Scala
13 25 (2.26%) Bash Shell
14 20 (1.81%) C
15 18 (1.63%) Kotlin
16 16 (1.45%) PHP
16 16 (1.45%) TypeScript
17 6 (0.54%) Go
18 5 (0.45%) ES6
18 5 (0.45%) Julia
Qualifications
1 96 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (6.97%) Degree
3 59 (5.34%) MCP
4 51 (4.62%) MCSA
5 46 (4.17%) MCSE
6 34 (3.08%) A+ Certification
6 34 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
7 29 (2.63%) MCDST
8 28 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
9 24 (2.17%) CISSP
10 20 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (1.81%) Network+ Certification
11 19 (1.72%) CEH
11 19 (1.72%) CISMP
11 19 (1.72%) CompTIA Security+
12 18 (1.63%) ACDT
12 18 (1.63%) ACHDS
12 18 (1.63%) ACTC
12 18 (1.63%) MCSM
13 17 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (9.24%) SLA
2 44 (3.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (3.08%) QA
4 19 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 13 (1.18%) GDPR
5 13 (1.18%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.45%) MiFID
7 4 (0.36%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.27%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.18%) PMO
9 2 (0.18%) WCAG
10 1 (0.091%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.091%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.091%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.091%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 378 (34.24%) Active Directory
2 86 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 34 (3.08%) XenApp
5 29 (2.63%) vSphere
6 26 (2.36%) Docker
7 22 (1.99%) XenDesktop
8 19 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
9 18 (1.63%) Terminal Services
10 13 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
12 10 (0.91%) BitLocker
13 9 (0.82%) Firmware
13 9 (0.82%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
15 4 (0.36%) Apache Flume
15 4 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 3 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
16 3 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
16 3 (0.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 167 (15.13%) SCCM
2 31 (2.81%) AirWatch
3 25 (2.26%) Kubernetes
4 23 (2.08%) Perfmon
5 22 (1.99%) WSUS
6 21 (1.90%) Microsoft Intune
7 19 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (1.63%) Ansible
8 18 (1.63%) Jamf Pro
8 18 (1.63%) Puppet
9 14 (1.27%) IBM BigFix
10 12 (1.09%) Backup Exec
11 9 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
11 9 (0.82%) SCOM
12 8 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
13 7 (0.63%) ServiceCenter
13 7 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 7 (0.63%) Terraform
14 5 (0.45%) Nagios
15 4 (0.36%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 383 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 163 (14.76%) Google
3 138 (12.50%) VMware
4 128 (11.59%) Citrix
5 120 (10.87%) Cisco
6 95 (8.61%) Facebook
7 70 (6.34%) HP
8 66 (5.98%) Sony
8 66 (5.98%) Yahoo!
9 59 (5.34%) Dell
10 42 (3.80%) Adobe
11 35 (3.17%) Ivanti
12 34 (3.08%) Samsung
13 32 (2.90%) Bloomberg
14 31 (2.81%) Reuters
15 30 (2.72%) MobileIron
15 30 (2.72%) Sophos
16 29 (2.63%) ServiceNow
17 26 (2.36%) IBM
18 25 (2.26%) Remedy