Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 374 399 366
Rank change year-on-year +25 -33 +19
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1,413 1,416 1,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 0.80% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 1.79% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,162 1,141 1,482
UK median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,525
90th Percentile £71,250 £69,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,235
% change year-on-year -14.29% -3.41% +3.53%

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 73,313 79,123 85,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.78% 44.60% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 56,984 61,273 69,404
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +1.19% +5.00%

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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 2018. 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 +2 1,321 £35,000 -1.41% 217
London +67 787 £40,000 +8.11% 93
UK excluding London -49 587 £30,000 -14.29% 142
South East +26 205 £28,000 -13.85% 33
North of England -27 100 £28,500 -12.31% 44
East of England +3 88 £27,500 -52.17% 15
South West -57 79 £35,000 -31.71% 11
Midlands -6 74 £31,500 -10.00% 21
North West -11 62 £35,000 -12.50% 29
East Midlands +29 41 £30,000 +11.11% 9
Yorkshire -26 35 £24,000 -9.43% 14
West Midlands -23 33 £32,500 -7.14% 12
Northern Ireland +26 26 £40,000 +31.15% 2
Wales +19 13 £27,500 -23.86% 7
Scotland -1 9 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Channel Islands - 9 £28,000 - 1
North East -21 3 £27,500 -26.67% 1

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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.

1 819 (57.96%) Windows
2 647 (45.79%) Active Directory
3 610 (43.17%) Microsoft
4 417 (29.51%) Apple iOS
5 342 (24.20%) Office 365
6 318 (22.51%) Microsoft Office
7 299 (21.16%) Windows Server
8 283 (20.03%) Windows 10
9 281 (19.89%) Android
10 276 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
11 274 (19.39%) Windows 7
12 255 (18.05%) ITIL
13 239 (16.91%) VMware
14 228 (16.14%) Mac OS X
15 227 (16.07%) DNS
16 226 (15.99%) Finance
17 215 (15.22%) MS Exchange
18 208 (14.72%) Microsoft Certification
19 206 (14.58%) Google
20 203 (14.37%) DHCP
21 195 (13.80%) TCP/IP
22 182 (12.88%) Linux
23 180 (12.74%) SCCM
24 176 (12.46%) Citrix
25 167 (11.82%) Firewall
26 158 (11.18%) Problem-Solving
27 155 (10.97%) iOS Development
28 154 (10.90%) TDD
29 150 (10.62%) Apple Swift
30 149 (10.54%) Cisco

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
1 215 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 92 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 75 (5.31%) Skype for Business
4 59 (4.18%) SharePoint
5 40 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 33 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 32 (2.26%) Tomcat
8 29 (2.05%) IIS
9 25 (1.77%) JBoss
10 24 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 15 (1.06%) CMS
11 15 (1.06%) Mule
11 15 (1.06%) Mule ESB
12 13 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (0.92%) IBM Notes
13 12 (0.85%) Amazon Alexa
14 10 (0.71%) Jetty
14 10 (0.71%) Marvel
14 10 (0.71%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 318 (22.51%) Microsoft Office
2 76 (5.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 46 (3.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 17 (1.20%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.78%) InDesign
6 10 (0.71%) InVision
6 10 (0.71%) OmniGraffle
6 10 (0.71%) Pixate
6 10 (0.71%) UXPin
7 9 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.42%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.35%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.14%) Avid Media Composer
10 2 (0.14%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.071%) Revit
11 1 (0.071%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.50%) Magento
2 4 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.21%) Relativity
4 1 (0.071%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.071%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.071%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.071%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 342 (24.20%) Office 365
2 94 (6.65%) Amazon AWS
3 93 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (2.34%) G Suite
5 25 (1.77%) iTunes
6 24 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (1.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 20 (1.42%) Mimecast
8 18 (1.27%) SaaS
9 14 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (0.92%) Google Play
10 13 (0.92%) Slack
11 12 (0.85%) OneDrive
12 10 (0.71%) Firebase
13 9 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
13 9 (0.64%) Amazon S3
13 9 (0.64%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
14 8 (0.57%) CloudFront
15 7 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 227 (16.07%) DNS
2 203 (14.37%) DHCP
3 195 (13.80%) TCP/IP
4 167 (11.82%) Firewall
5 106 (7.50%) LAN
6 101 (7.15%) VPN
7 95 (6.72%) Wireless
8 81 (5.73%) WAN
9 54 (3.82%) Skype
10 52 (3.68%) Internet
11 47 (3.33%) Network Security
12 46 (3.26%) VoIP
13 42 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
14 37 (2.62%) SAN
15 31 (2.19%) NetScaler
16 28 (1.98%) Cisco IOS
17 26 (1.84%) VLAN
18 22 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
19 20 (1.42%) Ethernet
19 20 (1.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 89 (6.30%) NoSQL
3 63 (4.46%) SQL Server 2016
4 23 (1.63%) MongoDB
5 17 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 16 (1.13%) MySQL
7 15 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (0.92%) Big Data
9 8 (0.57%) FileMaker
9 8 (0.57%) SQLite
10 7 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.42%) Blockchain
11 6 (0.42%) Power BI
12 5 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.35%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.28%) Redis
13 4 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.21%) MariaDB
14 3 (0.21%) Neo4j
14 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 146 (10.33%) Git (software)
2 60 (4.25%) Xcode
3 38 (2.69%) JIRA
4 32 (2.26%) Jenkins
5 25 (1.77%) JUnit
6 21 (1.49%) CocoaPods
7 19 (1.34%) WinDbg
8 18 (1.27%) Gradle
9 15 (1.06%) GitLab
9 15 (1.06%) IntelliJ
10 12 (0.85%) Appium
10 12 (0.85%) Bitbucket
10 12 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (0.78%) Subversion
12 9 (0.64%) Cucumber
12 9 (0.64%) Travis CI
13 8 (0.57%) Buildbot
13 8 (0.57%) CircleCI
13 8 (0.57%) Selenium
14 7 (0.50%) Maven
General
1 226 (15.99%) Finance
2 65 (4.60%) Retail
3 50 (3.54%) Banking
4 46 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 45 (3.18%) Marketing
6 31 (2.19%) Investment Banking
7 30 (2.12%) Publishing
8 24 (1.70%) Electronics
9 19 (1.34%) Games
9 19 (1.34%) Manufacturing
10 17 (1.20%) Automotive
11 16 (1.13%) Advertising
12 15 (1.06%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.71%) Law
14 9 (0.64%) Legal
15 8 (0.57%) Back Office
16 7 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.35%) Military
18 4 (0.28%) Music Industry
19 3 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 314 (22.22%) Developer
2 237 (16.77%) Support Engineer
3 215 (15.22%) Analyst
4 159 (11.25%) Desktop Support
5 146 (10.33%) IT Support
6 138 (9.77%) Support Analyst
7 134 (9.48%) 2nd Line Support
8 124 (8.78%) iOS Developer
9 94 (6.65%) IT Engineer
10 89 (6.30%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 84 (5.94%) Senior Developer
12 72 (5.10%) .NET Developer
13 64 (4.53%) Service Analyst
14 60 (4.25%) IT Support Engineer
15 59 (4.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 58 (4.10%) Desktop Engineer
16 58 (4.10%) Social Media Developer
16 58 (4.10%) Support Technician
17 54 (3.82%) Service Desk Analyst
18 52 (3.68%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (7.36%) RESTful
2 98 (6.94%) .NET
3 76 (5.38%) ASP.NET
4 75 (5.31%) Node.js
5 72 (5.10%) ASP.NET Web API
6 66 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 63 (4.46%) WCF
8 62 (4.39%) HTML
9 61 (4.32%) .NET Core
10 59 (4.18%) JSON
10 59 (4.18%) XML
11 52 (3.68%) Web Services
12 47 (3.33%) REST
13 35 (2.48%) CSS
14 34 (2.41%) AngularJS
15 32 (2.26%) SOAP
16 31 (2.19%) iOS SDK
17 30 (2.12%) Cocoa
18 28 (1.98%) .NET Framework
18 28 (1.98%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 147 (10.40%) User Experience
2 128 (9.06%) iPad
3 116 (8.21%) Mobile App
4 109 (7.71%) Blackberry
5 101 (7.15%) iPhone
6 75 (5.31%) Data Centre
7 67 (4.74%) Management Information System
7 67 (4.74%) Social Media
8 66 (4.67%) BBC
9 62 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
10 58 (4.10%) Computer Science
11 57 (4.03%) Video Conferencing
12 55 (3.89%) Driving Licence
13 49 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
14 47 (3.33%) Smartphone
15 31 (2.19%) Data Protection Act
16 28 (1.98%) Fat Client
16 28 (1.98%) Fintech
16 28 (1.98%) Thin Client
17 24 (1.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 819 (57.96%) Windows
2 417 (29.51%) Apple iOS
3 299 (21.16%) Windows Server
4 283 (20.03%) Windows 10
5 281 (19.89%) Android
6 274 (19.39%) Windows 7
7 228 (16.14%) Mac OS X
8 182 (12.88%) Linux
9 147 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 144 (10.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 64 (4.53%) Mac OS
12 46 (3.26%) Windows 8
13 20 (1.42%) Unix
13 20 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (1.20%) Windows XP
15 12 (0.85%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.50%) Nucleus RTOS
16 7 (0.50%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.42%) CentOS
18 3 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (18.05%) ITIL
3 158 (11.18%) Problem-Solving
4 155 (10.97%) iOS Development
5 154 (10.90%) TDD
6 128 (9.06%) BDD
7 108 (7.64%) OO
8 98 (6.94%) MVC
9 82 (5.80%) Analytics
9 82 (5.80%) Mobile Device Management
10 75 (5.31%) Project Management
11 74 (5.24%) Service Delivery
12 72 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
13 64 (4.53%) Information Security
14 63 (4.46%) Service Management
15 62 (4.39%) Software Engineering
15 62 (4.39%) Web Application Development
16 60 (4.25%) Time Management
17 57 (4.03%) Scrum
18 53 (3.75%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 150 (10.62%) Apple Swift
2 130 (9.20%) Objective-C
3 127 (8.99%) Java
4 89 (6.30%) C#
5 79 (5.59%) Ruby
6 76 (5.38%) SQL
7 74 (5.24%) JavaScript
8 70 (4.95%) PowerShell
9 35 (2.48%) C++
9 35 (2.48%) Python
10 31 (2.19%) C
11 26 (1.84%) Kotlin
11 26 (1.84%) VBScript
12 21 (1.49%) PHP
12 21 (1.49%) TypeScript
13 19 (1.34%) Scala
14 17 (1.20%) Java 8
15 10 (0.71%) T-SQL
16 8 (0.57%) Bash Shell
17 7 (0.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 208 (14.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 126 (8.92%) MCSE
3 116 (8.21%) DBS Check
4 115 (8.14%) MCSA
5 113 (8.00%) MCP
6 107 (7.57%) Degree
7 60 (4.25%) A+ Certification
8 47 (3.33%) MCDST
9 41 (2.90%) MCTS
10 35 (2.48%) CISSP
11 32 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
12 31 (2.19%) CEH
12 31 (2.19%) CISMP
12 31 (2.19%) CompTIA Security+
12 31 (2.19%) GIAC
13 27 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 23 (1.63%) ACTC
14 23 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
15 21 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (8.07%) SLA
2 44 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (2.97%) QA
4 31 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 20 (1.42%) GDPR
6 11 (0.78%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.71%) PMO
8 6 (0.42%) PMBOK
9 3 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.21%) GCP
9 3 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.14%) PA-DSS
10 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.071%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 647 (45.79%) Active Directory
2 134 (9.48%) Hyper-V
3 123 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 69 (4.88%) XenApp
5 56 (3.96%) XenDesktop
6 43 (3.04%) VMware ESXi
7 38 (2.69%) Microsoft App-V
8 29 (2.05%) VMware Workstation
9 24 (1.70%) vSphere
10 21 (1.49%) Docker
11 17 (1.20%) Terminal Services
12 16 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
13 13 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
14 11 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
14 11 (0.78%) XenServer
15 6 (0.42%) BitLocker
16 3 (0.21%) DFS Replication
16 3 (0.21%) Terminal Server
16 3 (0.21%) Varnish
16 3 (0.21%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 180 (12.74%) SCCM
2 45 (3.18%) Microsoft Intune
3 28 (1.98%) SCOrch
4 27 (1.91%) AirWatch
4 27 (1.91%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 26 (1.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 20 (1.42%) Jamf Pro
7 19 (1.34%) Perfmon
8 18 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
8 18 (1.27%) ServiceCenter
9 17 (1.20%) WSUS
10 15 (1.06%) FortiGate
11 14 (0.99%) Kubernetes
12 13 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (0.92%) Puppet
13 12 (0.85%) Backup Exec
13 12 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
14 10 (0.71%) Ansible
14 10 (0.71%) IBM BigFix
15 8 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 610 (43.17%) Microsoft
2 239 (16.91%) VMware
3 206 (14.58%) Google
4 176 (12.46%) Citrix
5 149 (10.54%) Cisco
6 102 (7.22%) Facebook
7 81 (5.73%) HP
8 77 (5.45%) Dell
9 68 (4.81%) Adobe
10 66 (4.67%) ServiceNow
10 66 (4.67%) Sony
11 65 (4.60%) Yahoo!
12 46 (3.26%) MobileIron
13 44 (3.11%) Remedy
14 36 (2.55%) Reuters
15 35 (2.48%) Bloomberg
16 31 (2.19%) Samsung
17 30 (2.12%) Ivanti
18 27 (1.91%) IBM
19 22 (1.56%) Oracle