Period
to 8 December 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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 342 397 370
Rank change year-on-year +55 -27 -1
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1,215 1,247 1,554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.91% 0.78% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 2.16% 1.84% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 916 1,042 1,272
UK median annual salary £34,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% -2.78% -1.37%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £77,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -9.23% -7.14% -

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 56,150 67,870 79,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.25% 42.71% 44.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42,989 52,376 61,851
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +61 1,121 £35,000 -1.41% 334
UK excluding London +90 592 £29,500 -9.23% 222
London +25 592 £37,500 -25.00% 136
South West +114 170 £40,000 +14.29% 26
South East -1 111 £30,000 -1.64% 53
North of England +26 105 £27,500 -19.12% 63
North West +33 81 £29,500 -15.71% 34
Midlands +26 73 £27,500 -9.84% 34
East of England +41 65 £27,500 -8.33% 22
Scotland +51 54 £38,754 -8.81% 20
West Midlands +37 46 £27,500 -25.17% 22
East Midlands +4 27 £26,500 -11.67% 12
Yorkshire +13 21 £25,250 -8.18% 21
Wales -3 8 £27,500 -15.38% 3
Channel Islands +4 4 £25,000 -28.57%
North East +19 3 £23,500 -14.55% 8
Northern Ireland -12 2 £26,750 -33.13% 1

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 657 (54.07%) Windows
2 477 (39.26%) Microsoft
3 460 (37.86%) Office 365
4 418 (34.40%) Active Directory
5 350 (28.81%) Windows 10
6 276 (22.72%) Apple iOS
7 270 (22.22%) Android
8 266 (21.89%) Microsoft Office
9 221 (18.19%) Windows 7
10 205 (16.87%) Windows Server
11 202 (16.63%) Finance
12 196 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
13 194 (15.97%) SCCM
14 188 (15.47%) ITIL
15 162 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
16 160 (13.17%) Degree
17 124 (10.21%) User Experience
18 119 (9.79%) Azure
18 119 (9.79%) Mac OS
18 119 (9.79%) Mac OS X
18 119 (9.79%) DNS
19 114 (9.38%) TCP/IP
19 114 (9.38%) JavaScript
20 113 (9.30%) VMware
21 110 (9.05%) SLA
21 110 (9.05%) Skype
22 109 (8.97%) Google
23 106 (8.72%) Linux
24 104 (8.56%) MS Exchange
25 100 (8.23%) Mobile App

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
1 104 (8.56%) MS Exchange
2 89 (7.33%) SharePoint
3 70 (5.76%) Skype for Business
4 51 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (2.47%) IIS
7 26 (2.14%) Confluence
8 25 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (1.23%) CMS
9 15 (1.23%) JBoss
9 15 (1.23%) Tomcat
10 11 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (0.74%) Jetty
11 9 (0.74%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (0.49%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.49%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.49%) Mule
13 6 (0.49%) Mule ESB
14 5 (0.41%) nginx
Applications
1 266 (21.89%) Microsoft Office
2 51 (4.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (2.39%) Photoshop
4 23 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.66%) Adobe XD
7 7 (0.58%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.41%) Sketch
9 4 (0.33%) S-PLUS
10 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.25%) InVision
11 2 (0.16%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.16%) CINEMA 4D
11 2 (0.16%) Figma
11 2 (0.16%) SketchUp
12 1 (0.082%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.082%) Maya
12 1 (0.082%) Microsoft Project
12 1 (0.082%) NUKE
12 1 (0.082%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.16%) assyst
4 2 (0.16%) Shopify
4 2 (0.16%) Sonata
5 1 (0.082%) Eze OMS
Cloud Services
1 460 (37.86%) Office 365
2 119 (9.79%) Azure
3 98 (8.07%) AWS
4 32 (2.63%) OneDrive
5 30 (2.47%) G Suite
6 27 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
7 18 (1.48%) GCP
7 18 (1.48%) GitHub
7 18 (1.48%) SaaS
8 17 (1.40%) PaaS
9 14 (1.15%) Mimecast
10 13 (1.07%) Siri
11 12 (0.99%) IaaS
12 10 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 10 (0.82%) Power Platform
13 8 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
13 8 (0.66%) Google Play
14 7 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (0.49%) Dropbox
15 6 (0.49%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 119 (9.79%) DNS
2 114 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 110 (9.05%) Skype
4 82 (6.75%) Firewall
5 80 (6.58%) LAN
6 75 (6.17%) DHCP
7 65 (5.35%) Internet
8 60 (4.94%) VoIP
9 53 (4.36%) VPN
9 53 (4.36%) WAN
10 42 (3.46%) Cisco IOS
10 42 (3.46%) Wi-Fi
11 41 (3.37%) Wireless
12 35 (2.88%) Remote Desktop
13 25 (2.06%) Broadband
14 23 (1.89%) SAN
15 16 (1.32%) SMTP
16 15 (1.23%) NAS
16 15 (1.23%) VLAN
17 12 (0.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 37 (3.05%) NoSQL
3 23 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (1.40%) MySQL
6 15 (1.23%) DTS
7 11 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
8 10 (0.82%) MongoDB
8 10 (0.82%) Power BI
9 9 (0.74%) Big Data
9 9 (0.74%) FileMaker
10 8 (0.66%) Hadoop
10 8 (0.66%) Redis
10 8 (0.66%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (0.49%) Data Lake
12 5 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.25%) QlikView
13 3 (0.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 77 (6.34%) Git (software)
2 55 (4.53%) JIRA
3 30 (2.47%) Xcode
4 16 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 12 (0.99%) Selenium
5 12 (0.99%) SpecFlow
6 10 (0.82%) JMeter
6 10 (0.82%) LoadRunner
7 9 (0.74%) JUnit
8 8 (0.66%) SonarQube
8 8 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (0.66%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.58%) Balsamiq
9 7 (0.58%) IntelliJ
9 7 (0.58%) Maven
10 6 (0.49%) WinDbg
11 5 (0.41%) Android Studio
11 5 (0.41%) CocoaPods
12 4 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
12 4 (0.33%) webpack
General
1 202 (16.63%) Finance
2 50 (4.12%) Marketing
3 48 (3.95%) Retail
4 34 (2.80%) Public Sector
5 25 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 24 (1.98%) Publishing
7 18 (1.48%) Banking
7 18 (1.48%) Military
8 16 (1.32%) Automotive
9 14 (1.15%) Front Office
10 13 (1.07%) Games
11 11 (0.91%) Billing
11 11 (0.91%) Law
12 10 (0.82%) Electronics
12 10 (0.82%) Multimedia
13 9 (0.74%) Advertising
13 9 (0.74%) Legal
14 8 (0.66%) Back Office
15 7 (0.58%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 199 (16.38%) Support Engineer
2 189 (15.56%) Analyst
3 182 (14.98%) Developer
4 156 (12.84%) IT Support
5 104 (8.56%) Support Analyst
6 102 (8.40%) IT Engineer
7 92 (7.57%) Desktop Support
8 84 (6.91%) 2nd Line Support
9 77 (6.34%) Desktop Engineer
10 68 (5.60%) IT Analyst
10 68 (5.60%) Service Analyst
11 66 (5.43%) Service Desk Analyst
12 60 (4.94%) IT Support Engineer
13 54 (4.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 54 (4.44%) iOS Developer
14 53 (4.36%) Senior Developer
15 48 (3.95%) Technical Support
16 47 (3.87%) Software Engineer
17 44 (3.62%) Technical Engineer
18 43 (3.54%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (6.17%) .NET
2 60 (4.94%) HTML
3 41 (3.37%) ASP.NET
4 40 (3.29%) JSON
5 35 (2.88%) Node.js
6 34 (2.80%) RESTful
7 33 (2.72%) CSS
8 31 (2.55%) REST
8 31 (2.55%) XML
9 29 (2.39%) React
10 25 (2.06%) iOS SDK
11 23 (1.89%) HTML5
12 20 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (1.65%) LDAP
13 19 (1.56%) jQuery
13 19 (1.56%) Spring
14 17 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (1.40%) React Native
14 17 (1.40%) Web Services
15 16 (1.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 124 (10.21%) User Experience
2 100 (8.23%) Mobile App
3 79 (6.50%) Self-Motivation
4 72 (5.93%) Management Information System
5 70 (5.76%) Blackberry
6 65 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
7 60 (4.94%) iPad
8 55 (4.53%) iPhone
9 54 (4.44%) Driving Licence
10 51 (4.20%) Smartphone
11 48 (3.95%) Video Conferencing
12 39 (3.21%) Data Centre
13 25 (2.06%) BYOD
14 22 (1.81%) Handset
15 17 (1.40%) Social Media
16 16 (1.32%) Fat Client
16 16 (1.32%) Thin Client
17 15 (1.23%) NHS
18 14 (1.15%) BBC
18 14 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 657 (54.07%) Windows
2 350 (28.81%) Windows 10
3 276 (22.72%) Apple iOS
4 270 (22.22%) Android
5 221 (18.19%) Windows 7
6 205 (16.87%) Windows Server
7 119 (9.79%) Mac OS
7 119 (9.79%) Mac OS X
8 106 (8.72%) Linux
9 96 (7.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 94 (7.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 64 (5.27%) Windows 8
12 26 (2.14%) Windows XP
13 20 (1.65%) tvOS
14 17 (1.40%) Unix
15 11 (0.91%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.66%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.58%) CentOS
18 6 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
19 5 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (15.47%) ITIL
3 162 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
4 94 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
5 80 (6.58%) iOS Development
6 76 (6.26%) Mentoring
7 75 (6.17%) Service Management
8 74 (6.09%) Software Engineering
9 73 (6.01%) Mobile Device Management
9 73 (6.01%) Scrum
10 68 (5.60%) TDD
11 67 (5.51%) Computer Science
12 65 (5.35%) Service Delivery
13 61 (5.02%) BDD
14 58 (4.77%) Information Security
15 55 (4.53%) Project Management
16 52 (4.28%) Mobile Development
17 49 (4.03%) DevOps
18 47 (3.87%) Change Management
18 47 (3.87%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (9.38%) JavaScript
2 85 (7.00%) PowerShell
3 78 (6.42%) C#
3 78 (6.42%) Java
4 71 (5.84%) C
5 67 (5.51%) SQL
6 56 (4.61%) Apple Swift
7 55 (4.53%) Objective-C
8 40 (3.29%) Python
9 35 (2.88%) PHP
10 26 (2.14%) Ruby
11 24 (1.98%) C++
12 19 (1.56%) R
12 19 (1.56%) TypeScript
13 14 (1.15%) VBA
13 14 (1.15%) VBScript
14 12 (0.99%) ES6
15 11 (0.91%) Bash Shell
15 11 (0.91%) Kotlin
15 11 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 160 (13.17%) Degree
2 73 (6.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (4.77%) A+ Certification
4 54 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 35 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (2.63%) CCNA
7 31 (2.55%) SC Cleared
8 25 (2.06%) MCP
9 24 (1.98%) MCITP
10 22 (1.81%) DV Cleared
11 18 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
12 16 (1.32%) CISA
12 16 (1.32%) CISM
12 16 (1.32%) CISSP
13 15 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 14 (1.15%) DBS Check
14 14 (1.15%) MCSA
15 13 (1.07%) CCENT
15 13 (1.07%) MCSE
16 12 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (9.05%) SLA
2 30 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (2.47%) QA
3 21 (1.73%) PCI DSS
4 16 (1.32%) Cyber Essentials
5 14 (1.15%) GDPR
6 12 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 8 (0.66%) NIST
8 1 (0.082%) GxP
8 1 (0.082%) HL7
8 1 (0.082%) PMO
8 1 (0.082%) WCAG
System Software
1 418 (34.40%) Active Directory
2 81 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (3.62%) Hyper-V
4 34 (2.80%) Docker
5 15 (1.23%) Firmware
5 15 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
6 12 (0.99%) XenDesktop
7 10 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.82%) XenApp
8 7 (0.58%) BitLocker
9 6 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.49%) vSphere
10 5 (0.41%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.41%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.33%) KVM
11 4 (0.33%) oVirt
11 4 (0.33%) QEMU
11 4 (0.33%) StorNext
12 3 (0.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 194 (15.97%) SCCM
2 77 (6.34%) Microsoft Intune
3 48 (3.95%) Jamf Pro
4 28 (2.30%) AirWatch
5 21 (1.73%) WSUS
6 14 (1.15%) Puppet
7 12 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 11 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
9 10 (0.82%) Kubernetes
9 10 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (0.66%) Ansible
10 8 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (0.58%) SCOM
12 6 (0.49%) Oozie
12 6 (0.49%) Perfmon
12 6 (0.49%) Rancher
13 5 (0.41%) Kibana
13 5 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
13 5 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 477 (39.26%) Microsoft
2 113 (9.30%) VMware
3 109 (8.97%) Google
4 92 (7.57%) Cisco
5 77 (6.34%) Citrix
6 66 (5.43%) HP
7 64 (5.27%) Adobe
8 48 (3.95%) Dell
8 48 (3.95%) ServiceNow
9 38 (3.13%) MobileIron
10 34 (2.80%) Avaya
11 31 (2.55%) Samsung
12 26 (2.14%) Bloomberg
13 24 (1.98%) Reuters
13 24 (1.98%) Xamarin
14 19 (1.56%) Facebook
15 18 (1.48%) Computacenter
15 18 (1.48%) McAfee
16 15 (1.23%) Ivanti
16 15 (1.23%) Polycom