Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 436 339 399
Rank change year-on-year -97 +60 -20
Permanent jobs citing Apple 990 1,606 1,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.69% 0.93% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.62% 2.13% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 802 1,331 1,154
UK median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +2.94% -9.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £20,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -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 61,069 75,497 74,814
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.40% 43.93% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46,678 59,003 60,118
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -1.19%

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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 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 -88 908 £32,500 -9.72% 93
UK excluding London -44 495 £30,000 -7.69% 60
London -79 476 £37,500 -6.25% 35
North of England +25 122 £27,750 -26.00% 10
North West +72 93 £26,500 -33.75% 8
East of England +97 87 £26,500 -24.29% 15
Midlands +25 87 £30,000 -14.29% 6
South East -140 75 £32,500 +8.33% 14
South West -16 60 £30,000 -14.29% 13
East Midlands +48 51 £35,000 +7.69% 3
West Midlands -11 36 £29,500 -18.62% 3
Scotland +20 33 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Yorkshire -6 28 £30,000 +4.35% 2
Northern Ireland -9 25 £23,000 -42.50%
Wales +7 6 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North East -3 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 650 (65.66%) Windows
2 464 (46.87%) Active Directory
3 449 (45.35%) Microsoft
4 322 (32.53%) Apple iOS
5 293 (29.60%) Windows 10
6 270 (27.27%) Office 365
7 261 (26.36%) Windows 7
8 258 (26.06%) Microsoft Office
9 250 (25.25%) ITIL
10 216 (21.82%) Windows Server
11 206 (20.81%) Problem-Solving
12 177 (17.88%) MS Exchange
13 148 (14.95%) VMware
13 148 (14.95%) Android
14 139 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
15 132 (13.33%) Cisco
16 131 (13.23%) SCCM
17 119 (12.02%) DHCP
18 117 (11.82%) TCP/IP
19 115 (11.62%) DNS
19 115 (11.62%) Linux
20 110 (11.11%) VPN
21 107 (10.81%) HP
22 106 (10.71%) Mac OS
23 102 (10.30%) Windows Server 2012
23 102 (10.30%) Finance
24 100 (10.10%) Microsoft Certification
25 99 (10.00%) LAN
25 99 (10.00%) Google
26 95 (9.60%) 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
1 177 (17.88%) MS Exchange
2 83 (8.38%) Skype for Business
3 80 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 50 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 41 (4.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 36 (3.64%) SharePoint
7 32 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 26 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 20 (2.02%) IBM Notes
10 9 (0.91%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.81%) Confluence
11 8 (0.81%) JBoss
12 7 (0.71%) Jetty
12 7 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (0.71%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.71%) WordPress
13 5 (0.51%) Drupal
14 4 (0.40%) CMS
14 4 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 258 (26.06%) Microsoft Office
2 62 (6.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (1.52%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.71%) Adobe XD
7 6 (0.61%) Sketch
8 4 (0.40%) InDesign
8 4 (0.40%) InVision
9 3 (0.30%) Acrobat
9 3 (0.30%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.30%) Zeplin
10 2 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.20%) iWork
10 2 (0.20%) Marvel
10 2 (0.20%) Maya
10 2 (0.20%) MODO
10 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.20%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 20 (2.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.91%) Magento
3 6 (0.61%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.20%) Relativity
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 270 (27.27%) Office 365
2 92 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (2.93%) IaaS
5 24 (2.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 23 (2.32%) Mimecast
7 21 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (2.02%) G Suite
9 19 (1.92%) SaaS
10 18 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 15 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
13 12 (1.21%) Slack
14 11 (1.11%) Google Play
15 10 (1.01%) Amazon Alexa
16 9 (0.91%) IBM Cloud
16 9 (0.91%) SoftLayer
17 8 (0.81%) OneDrive
18 6 (0.61%) Azure Stack
19 5 (0.51%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 119 (12.02%) DHCP
2 117 (11.82%) TCP/IP
3 115 (11.62%) DNS
4 110 (11.11%) VPN
5 99 (10.00%) LAN
6 91 (9.19%) WAN
7 88 (8.89%) Firewall
8 83 (8.38%) Skype
9 78 (7.88%) VoIP
10 44 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
11 43 (4.34%) Wireless
12 41 (4.14%) Network Security
13 31 (3.13%) Internet
14 27 (2.73%) SAN
15 26 (2.63%) VLAN
16 23 (2.32%) Cisco IOS
17 17 (1.72%) IP Telephony
17 17 (1.72%) NAS
18 12 (1.21%) Remote Desktop
18 12 (1.21%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (9.60%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 24 (2.42%) SQL Server 2016
4 17 (1.72%) MySQL
5 10 (1.01%) SQLite
6 7 (0.71%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (0.40%) FileMaker
8 4 (0.40%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.30%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (0.30%) Big Data
9 3 (0.30%) MS Access
9 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.20%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.10%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.10%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.10%) GIS
Development Applications
1 64 (6.46%) Git (software)
2 35 (3.54%) JIRA
3 24 (2.42%) Xcode
4 23 (2.32%) Jenkins
5 12 (1.21%) Travis CI
6 11 (1.11%) Appium
7 10 (1.01%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.01%) WinDbg
8 9 (0.91%) Calabash
8 9 (0.91%) Gatling
8 9 (0.91%) JMeter
8 9 (0.91%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.81%) CocoaPods
10 7 (0.71%) Balsamiq
10 7 (0.71%) SonarQube
10 7 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (0.61%) Subversion
12 4 (0.40%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.40%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.40%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 102 (10.30%) Finance
2 81 (8.18%) Retail
3 44 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 33 (3.33%) Marketing
5 20 (2.02%) Law
6 16 (1.62%) Banking
7 14 (1.41%) Legal
8 10 (1.01%) Electronics
8 10 (1.01%) Games
9 9 (0.91%) Advertising
9 9 (0.91%) Back Office
10 8 (0.81%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.81%) Publishing
11 5 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.40%) Digital Economy
13 3 (0.30%) Interactive Media
13 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.20%) Automotive
14 2 (0.20%) French Language
14 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 204 (20.61%) Analyst
2 178 (17.98%) Support Engineer
3 151 (15.25%) Developer
4 147 (14.85%) Support Analyst
5 144 (14.55%) IT Support
6 102 (10.30%) 2nd Line Support
7 78 (7.88%) IT Analyst
7 78 (7.88%) IT Engineer
8 77 (7.78%) Desktop Support
9 66 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
10 59 (5.96%) IT Support Engineer
11 50 (5.05%) iOS Developer
12 49 (4.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 49 (4.95%) Service Analyst
13 48 (4.85%) Service Desk Analyst
14 42 (4.24%) Desktop Engineer
15 39 (3.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 39 (3.94%) Technical Support
16 38 (3.84%) .NET Developer
16 38 (3.84%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (5.35%) .NET
1 53 (5.35%) RESTful
2 48 (4.85%) HTML
2 48 (4.85%) Node.js
3 41 (4.14%) CSS
3 41 (4.14%) JSON
4 36 (3.64%) REST
5 28 (2.83%) ASP.NET
5 28 (2.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 26 (2.63%) .NET Core
6 26 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (2.63%) WCF
7 25 (2.53%) Web Services
8 21 (2.12%) Cocoa Touch
9 20 (2.02%) Core Data
9 20 (2.02%) XML
10 19 (1.92%) React
11 18 (1.82%) AngularJS
12 16 (1.62%) HTML5
12 16 (1.62%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 89 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (7.37%) Blackberry
3 66 (6.67%) User Experience
4 55 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 55 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
5 54 (5.45%) Self-Motivation
6 48 (4.85%) iPhone
7 39 (3.94%) Driving Licence
7 39 (3.94%) Mobile App
8 36 (3.64%) Management Information System
9 34 (3.43%) Social Media
10 33 (3.33%) EPoS
11 32 (3.23%) iPad
11 32 (3.23%) Smartphone
12 26 (2.63%) BBC
13 22 (2.22%) Handset
14 21 (2.12%) Fintech
14 21 (2.12%) Greenfield Project
15 20 (2.02%) Fat Client
15 20 (2.02%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 650 (65.66%) Windows
2 322 (32.53%) Apple iOS
3 293 (29.60%) Windows 10
4 261 (26.36%) Windows 7
5 216 (21.82%) Windows Server
6 148 (14.95%) Android
7 115 (11.62%) Linux
8 106 (10.71%) Mac OS
9 102 (10.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 89 (8.99%) Mac OS X
11 87 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 72 (7.27%) Windows 8
13 39 (3.94%) Windows XP
14 38 (3.84%) Unix
15 19 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.51%) Mac OS X Server
17 5 (0.51%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.51%) watchOS
18 3 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (25.25%) ITIL
2 206 (20.81%) Problem-Solving
3 139 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (6.87%) TDD
5 66 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 61 (6.16%) Incident Management
7 60 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 57 (5.76%) ITIL V3
9 54 (5.45%) Mobile Device Management
10 53 (5.35%) iOS Development
11 52 (5.25%) Service Management
12 51 (5.15%) DevOps
13 49 (4.95%) ITSM
14 48 (4.85%) Scrum
15 45 (4.55%) MVC
16 44 (4.44%) Migration
16 44 (4.44%) Patch Management
17 42 (4.24%) Mentoring
18 41 (4.14%) BDD
18 41 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 81 (8.18%) PowerShell
2 71 (7.17%) SQL
3 66 (6.67%) Apple Swift
4 62 (6.26%) JavaScript
5 59 (5.96%) Ruby
6 52 (5.25%) Python
7 48 (4.85%) C#
8 44 (4.44%) Java
9 42 (4.24%) Objective-C
10 41 (4.14%) Bash Shell
11 36 (3.64%) PHP
12 29 (2.93%) VBScript
13 21 (2.12%) C
14 10 (1.01%) C++
15 7 (0.71%) ES6
16 6 (0.61%) Perl
16 6 (0.61%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.51%) Kotlin
17 5 (0.51%) TypeScript
18 4 (0.40%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 100 (10.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (6.36%) MCP
3 62 (6.26%) Degree
4 55 (5.56%) MCSA
5 38 (3.84%) MCDST
6 37 (3.74%) MCITP
7 29 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
8 28 (2.83%) A+ Certification
8 28 (2.83%) MCSE
9 20 (2.02%) CCNA
9 20 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (1.41%) CISSP
11 11 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
11 11 (1.11%) SSCP
12 9 (0.91%) DBS Check
12 9 (0.91%) Dell Certification
13 8 (0.81%) CISA
13 8 (0.81%) CISM
13 8 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.71%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (8.08%) SLA
2 25 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (2.42%) QA
4 14 (1.41%) GDPR
5 11 (1.11%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.20%) PMO
9 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 17025
9 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 464 (46.87%) Active Directory
2 94 (9.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 37 (3.74%) XenApp
5 34 (3.43%) XenDesktop
6 28 (2.83%) Docker
7 20 (2.02%) Terminal Services
8 18 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
9 16 (1.62%) vSphere
10 10 (1.01%) Firmware
10 10 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.71%) Terminal Server
13 6 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.30%) BitLocker
15 2 (0.20%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.20%) Samba
16 1 (0.10%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
16 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 131 (13.23%) SCCM
2 32 (3.23%) ServiceCenter
3 30 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
4 27 (2.73%) Jamf Pro
5 26 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
6 23 (2.32%) Kubernetes
6 23 (2.32%) Terraform
7 22 (2.22%) Ansible
7 22 (2.22%) Puppet
8 20 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (1.92%) WSUS
10 18 (1.82%) AirWatch
11 11 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 10 (1.01%) Perfmon
12 10 (1.01%) XenMobile
13 6 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
14 4 (0.40%) IBM BigFix
14 4 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.40%) SCOM
15 3 (0.30%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 449 (45.35%) Microsoft
2 148 (14.95%) VMware
3 132 (13.33%) Cisco
4 107 (10.81%) HP
5 99 (10.00%) Google
6 92 (9.29%) Citrix
7 73 (7.37%) Dell
8 55 (5.56%) Adobe
9 52 (5.25%) Remedy
10 42 (4.24%) Bloomberg
10 42 (4.24%) Reuters
11 38 (3.84%) Facebook
11 38 (3.84%) ServiceNow
12 34 (3.43%) Avaya
12 34 (3.43%) Samsung
13 28 (2.83%) Ivanti
14 24 (2.42%) Sony
14 24 (2.42%) Yahoo!
15 23 (2.32%) Lotus
16 18 (1.82%) Sophos