Period
to 31 October 2020

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 31 October 2020 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
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 433 364 380
Rank change year-on-year -69 +16 +20
Permanent jobs citing Apple 267 1,162 1,385
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.85% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 2.03% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 258 898 1,164
Median annual salary £47,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.71% -2.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £72,875 £68,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £29,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year +46.55% -4.92% -12.86%

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 19,345 57,130 69,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.90% 41.79% 42.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15,282 43,589 53,973
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 31 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Apple in the UK

Apple
Top 15 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 31 October 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
England -73 238 £47,500 +38.83% 89
UK excluding London -2 153 £42,500 +46.55% 74
London -51 99 £50,000 +33.33% 25
North of England +135 45 £47,500 +74.63% 16
Work from Home +29 42 £50,000 -16.67% 15
Yorkshire +134 32 £48,750 +94.03% 5
South East +149 29 £50,000 +76.99% 16
South West 0 22 £42,500 +25.00% 12
Midlands +69 21 £45,000 +63.64% 12
East of England +95 20 £26,500 -3.64% 8
Scotland +44 14 £45,000 +5.88% 7
North West +78 13 £25,500 -7.27% 9
West Midlands +73 13 £42,500 +54.55% 5
East Midlands +57 8 £55,000 +83.33% 7
Wales +47 2 £42,500 +54.55% 2

For the 6 months to 31 October 2020, 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.

1 119 (44.57%) Windows
2 97 (36.33%) Microsoft
3 89 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 72 (26.97%) Office 365
5 63 (23.60%) Android
6 59 (22.10%) Apple iOS
7 58 (21.72%) Windows 10
8 52 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (17.23%) Finance
10 43 (16.10%) SCCM
11 41 (15.36%) ITIL
11 41 (15.36%) JavaScript
12 39 (14.61%) Cisco
13 38 (14.23%) Microsoft Office
14 37 (13.86%) Mobile App
15 36 (13.48%) iOS Development
15 36 (13.48%) Azure
16 35 (13.11%) Windows Server
17 33 (12.36%) Windows 7
17 33 (12.36%) Google
17 33 (12.36%) Apple Swift
18 31 (11.61%) Java
18 31 (11.61%) C#
19 30 (11.24%) Linux
19 30 (11.24%) Python
19 30 (11.24%) Degree
20 29 (10.86%) Problem-Solving
21 28 (10.49%) VMware
21 28 (10.49%) Git (software)
21 28 (10.49%) Jenkins

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 25 (9.36%) MS Exchange
2 17 (6.37%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.50%) Confluence
6 4 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.12%) CMS
7 3 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.37%) Drupal
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.37%) IIS
8 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (14.23%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (5.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (4.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.75%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.75%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.75%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.37%) Sketch
6 1 (0.37%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.37%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Magento
1 1 (0.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 72 (26.97%) Office 365
2 36 (13.48%) Azure
3 23 (8.61%) AWS
4 16 (5.99%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (4.49%) GitHub
6 11 (4.12%) SaaS
7 9 (3.37%) Slack
8 8 (3.00%) iTunes
9 7 (2.62%) G Suite
9 7 (2.62%) GCP
10 6 (2.25%) OneDrive
11 5 (1.87%) PaaS
11 5 (1.87%) TestFlight
12 3 (1.12%) Dropbox
12 3 (1.12%) Mimecast
12 3 (1.12%) Serverless
13 2 (0.75%) Trello
14 1 (0.37%) Datadog
14 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
14 1 (0.37%) prismic.io
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.36%) Firewall
2 23 (8.61%) TCP/IP
3 22 (8.24%) LAN
4 16 (5.99%) VPN
4 16 (5.99%) WAN
5 14 (5.24%) Cisco IOS
6 11 (4.12%) Wireless
7 10 (3.75%) DHCP
7 10 (3.75%) DNS
8 9 (3.37%) Network Security
8 9 (3.37%) Skype
9 8 (3.00%) HTTP
10 7 (2.62%) Internet
10 7 (2.62%) VoIP
11 6 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (1.87%) WebEx
13 3 (1.12%) Cisco IPT
13 3 (1.12%) SAN
14 1 (0.37%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.50%) Mixpanel
3 3 (1.12%) Blockchain
3 3 (1.12%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.12%) MySQL
3 3 (1.12%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.75%) BigQuery
4 2 (0.75%) Bigtable
4 2 (0.75%) Cloud Spanner
4 2 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.75%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.37%) Redis
5 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.37%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 28 (10.49%) Git (software)
1 28 (10.49%) Jenkins
2 14 (5.24%) Maven
3 11 (4.12%) Xcode
4 9 (3.37%) fastlane
5 8 (3.00%) JIRA
5 8 (3.00%) Subversion
6 7 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.62%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.25%) GitLab
8 5 (1.87%) Appium
8 5 (1.87%) Calabash
8 5 (1.87%) CocoaPods
8 5 (1.87%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.50%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.50%) Gradle
10 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.75%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.37%) CircleCI
General
1 46 (17.23%) Finance
2 12 (4.49%) Retail
3 9 (3.37%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.00%) Banking
5 6 (2.25%) Front Office
5 6 (2.25%) Law
6 5 (1.87%) Games
6 5 (1.87%) Marketing
6 5 (1.87%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.37%) Publishing
7 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (30.34%) Developer
2 38 (14.23%) Analyst
2 38 (14.23%) IT Support
3 34 (12.73%) iOS Developer
4 29 (10.86%) Support Engineer
5 22 (8.24%) Senior Developer
6 19 (7.12%) IT Analyst
7 17 (6.37%) IT Engineer
8 15 (5.62%) IT Support Engineer
9 14 (5.24%) IT Support Analyst
9 14 (5.24%) Service Analyst
10 13 (4.87%) Desktop Support
10 13 (4.87%) Java Developer
10 13 (4.87%) Service Desk Analyst
10 13 (4.87%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.12%) Office 365 Engineer
12 10 (3.75%) Mobility Engineer
13 9 (3.37%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
13 9 (3.37%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.49%) CSS
1 20 (7.49%) HTML
1 20 (7.49%) React
2 19 (7.12%) RESTful
3 18 (6.74%) .NET
4 14 (5.24%) JSON
5 13 (4.87%) Node.js
6 12 (4.49%) Spring
7 11 (4.12%) ASP.NET
7 11 (4.12%) Core Data
8 10 (3.75%) React Native
8 10 (3.75%) REST
9 9 (3.37%) AngularJS
9 9 (3.37%) Dropwizard
9 9 (3.37%) Micronaut
9 9 (3.37%) Spring Boot
10 8 (3.00%) Redux
11 7 (2.62%) HTML5
11 7 (2.62%) WCF
11 7 (2.62%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.86%) Mobile App
2 23 (8.61%) User Experience
3 14 (5.24%) iPad
4 12 (4.49%) BYOD
4 12 (4.49%) iPhone
4 12 (4.49%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (4.49%) Video Conferencing
5 10 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.75%) Blackberry
5 10 (3.75%) Data Centre
6 9 (3.37%) Smartphone
7 7 (2.62%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.25%) Mobile Computing
9 5 (1.87%) Animation
9 5 (1.87%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.50%) CMDB
10 4 (1.50%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.50%) Social Media
11 3 (1.12%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 119 (44.57%) Windows
2 63 (23.60%) Android
3 59 (22.10%) Apple iOS
4 58 (21.72%) Windows 10
5 35 (13.11%) Windows Server
6 33 (12.36%) Windows 7
7 30 (11.24%) Linux
8 24 (8.99%) Mac OS
9 15 (5.62%) Mac OS X
10 14 (5.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (5.24%) Windows Server 2016
11 10 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (2.62%) Unix
13 3 (1.12%) tvOS
13 3 (1.12%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2019
15 1 (0.37%) Android TV
15 1 (0.37%) CentOS
15 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (15.36%) ITIL
3 36 (13.48%) iOS Development
4 29 (10.86%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (9.36%) Test Automation
6 23 (8.61%) Scrum
6 23 (8.61%) Software Engineering
7 22 (8.24%) Android Development
8 20 (7.49%) Service Management
9 19 (7.12%) TDD
10 18 (6.74%) Change Management
10 18 (6.74%) Microservices
11 17 (6.37%) Mobile Device Management
11 17 (6.37%) Service Delivery
12 15 (5.62%) Coaching
12 15 (5.62%) ITSM
13 14 (5.24%) Incident Management
14 13 (4.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 12 (4.49%) SOLID
16 11 (4.12%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.36%) JavaScript
2 33 (12.36%) Apple Swift
3 31 (11.61%) C#
3 31 (11.61%) Java
4 30 (11.24%) Python
5 26 (9.74%) PowerShell
6 22 (8.24%) Objective-C
7 17 (6.37%) Kotlin
8 16 (5.99%) SQL
9 14 (5.24%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.12%) C
10 11 (4.12%) Ruby
11 10 (3.75%) PHP
12 9 (3.37%) Java 8
12 9 (3.37%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.25%) C++
13 6 (2.25%) Perl
14 5 (1.87%) R
15 4 (1.50%) Go
15 4 (1.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (11.24%) Degree
2 16 (5.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.12%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (4.12%) MCP
4 9 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.00%) MCSA
5 8 (3.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.62%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (2.25%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.50%) MCDST
8 4 (1.50%) MCITP
8 4 (1.50%) MCSE
9 2 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.75%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.37%) CCENT
10 1 (0.37%) CCNA
10 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.37%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.49%) SLA
2 11 (4.12%) QA
3 7 (2.62%) ISO 13485
3 7 (2.62%) ISO 9001
4 6 (2.25%) GDPR
4 6 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.75%) NIST
5 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 89 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 27 (10.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.62%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.37%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (2.62%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (2.25%) BitLocker
7 4 (1.50%) Docker
7 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.75%) XenApp
9 1 (0.37%) Varnish
9 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (16.10%) SCCM
2 21 (7.87%) Microsoft Intune
3 20 (7.49%) Jamf Pro
4 13 (4.87%) Kubernetes
5 12 (4.49%) Terraform
6 10 (3.75%) WSUS
7 9 (3.37%) Puppet
8 6 (2.25%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.50%) ServiceCenter
10 3 (1.12%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.37%) Ansible
12 1 (0.37%) Bareos
12 1 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.37%) Graylog
12 1 (0.37%) Kibana
12 1 (0.37%) Opsgenie
12 1 (0.37%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.37%) StatsD
Vendors
1 97 (36.33%) Microsoft
2 39 (14.61%) Cisco
3 33 (12.36%) Google
4 28 (10.49%) VMware
5 15 (5.62%) Citrix
5 15 (5.62%) HP
6 13 (4.87%) Dell
7 12 (4.49%) Facebook
8 10 (3.75%) Bloomberg
8 10 (3.75%) Reuters
9 9 (3.37%) Symantec
10 7 (2.62%) Adobe
10 7 (2.62%) Xamarin
11 6 (2.25%) Samsung
11 6 (2.25%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.87%) F5
12 5 (1.87%) McAfee
12 5 (1.87%) Sony
13 4 (1.50%) NetApp
13 4 (1.50%) Perforce