Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 362 381
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19 -3
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1526 1614 1820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.85% 0.85% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 1.94% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1448 1612
UK median annual salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% - +13.64%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 80305 83199 99306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.58% 43.83% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62150 67122 80909
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +8 1492 £35,000 -6.67% 116
UK excluding London +41 798 £35,000 - 74
London -38 718 £40,000 +5.26% 44
South East +14 236 £34,000 -2.86% 13
North of England +48 177 £32,000 +19.63% 28
South West +45 153 £43,750 +9.38% 7
Midlands +61 108 £31,000 +16.98% 11
East of England -21 99 £50,000 -16.67% 13
North West +3 93 £36,000 +44.00% 16
West Midlands +59 77 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Yorkshire +53 71 £24,500 -10.09% 9
East Midlands +29 33 £29,000 +16.00% 2
Scotland -6 21 £40,000 +60.00% 1
North East +9 13 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Northern Ireland -27 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Wales -6 2 £20,500 +14.81%

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Apple also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Apple.

1 803 (52.62%) Windows
2 590 (38.66%) Microsoft
3 565 (37.02%) Active Directory
4 490 (32.11%) Apple iOS
5 440 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
6 404 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
7 374 (24.51%) Windows 7
8 359 (23.53%) Android
8 359 (23.53%) Mac OS X
9 329 (21.56%) Git (software)
10 322 (21.10%) Google
11 321 (21.04%) Finance
12 318 (20.84%) ITIL
13 312 (20.45%) Office 365
14 280 (18.35%) VMware
15 276 (18.09%) MS Exchange
16 274 (17.96%) Windows Server
17 254 (16.64%) Linux
18 252 (16.51%) MVC
19 226 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
20 220 (14.42%) TDD
21 208 (13.63%) BDD
22 207 (13.56%) Windows 10
23 205 (13.43%) User Experience
24 204 (13.37%) SCCM
25 192 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2010
25 192 (12.58%) RESTful
26 190 (12.45%) Java
26 190 (12.45%) Citrix
27 187 (12.25%) 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
1 276 (18.09%) MS Exchange
2 192 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 184 (12.06%) Skype for Business
4 73 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 65 (4.26%) Tomcat
6 63 (4.13%) Mule
6 63 (4.13%) Mule ESB
7 54 (3.54%) JBoss
8 49 (3.21%) SharePoint
9 39 (2.56%) IIS
10 37 (2.42%) CMS
11 29 (1.90%) Apache
12 18 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
13 17 (1.11%) WordPress
14 16 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 16 (1.05%) Confluence
14 16 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
15 12 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
16 7 (0.46%) Apache Spark
17 6 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 404 (26.47%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (2.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 22 (1.44%) Photoshop
5 19 (1.25%) InDesign
6 14 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 11 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 11 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
8 7 (0.46%) Adobe Captivate
9 4 (0.26%) InCopy
9 4 (0.26%) InVision
9 4 (0.26%) MS Visio
10 2 (0.13%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.13%) Maya
10 2 (0.13%) Pixate
10 2 (0.13%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.13%) UXPin
11 1 (0.066%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.066%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 38 (2.49%) Magento
2 7 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.46%) Shopify
3 6 (0.39%) Maximo
4 4 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.13%) Eikon
5 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.066%) Concordance
6 1 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.066%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.066%) Relativity
6 1 (0.066%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 312 (20.45%) Office 365
2 135 (8.85%) Amazon AWS
3 112 (7.34%) IaaS
4 86 (5.64%) SaaS
5 71 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 53 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
7 37 (2.42%) Google Play
8 33 (2.16%) G Suite
8 33 (2.16%) GitHub
9 14 (0.92%) Slack
10 12 (0.79%) Google Analytics
11 9 (0.59%) Mimecast
12 8 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 7 (0.46%) PaaS
14 6 (0.39%) AdWords
14 6 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
14 6 (0.39%) OneDrive
15 5 (0.33%) Google Drive
16 4 (0.26%) SoftLayer
16 4 (0.26%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 168 (11.01%) Firewall
2 164 (10.75%) Skype
3 129 (8.45%) TCP/IP
4 104 (6.82%) DNS
5 85 (5.57%) VPN
6 81 (5.31%) WAN
7 76 (4.98%) LAN
7 76 (4.98%) Wireless
8 74 (4.85%) DHCP
9 70 (4.59%) Internet
10 57 (3.74%) VoIP
11 51 (3.34%) VLAN
12 47 (3.08%) SAN
13 46 (3.01%) Wi-Fi
14 32 (2.10%) Unified Communications
15 26 (1.70%) Cisco IOS
15 26 (1.70%) Remote Desktop
16 18 (1.18%) Broadband
17 17 (1.11%) LDAP
18 16 (1.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (12.25%) SQL Server
2 184 (12.06%) NoSQL
3 104 (6.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 83 (5.44%) MySQL
5 71 (4.65%) MongoDB
6 66 (4.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 31 (2.03%) SQL Server 2016
8 19 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (0.92%) Redis
12 13 (0.85%) Neo4j
13 12 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 12 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (0.72%) Big Data
15 9 (0.59%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 329 (21.56%) Git (software)
2 102 (6.68%) JIRA
3 66 (4.33%) JUnit
4 64 (4.19%) Xcode
5 53 (3.47%) IntelliJ
6 25 (1.64%) Subversion
7 23 (1.51%) Jenkins
8 15 (0.98%) Cucumber
9 14 (0.92%) Android Studio
10 13 (0.85%) AppScan
10 13 (0.85%) Axure RP
11 11 (0.72%) Maven
11 11 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (0.66%) gulp
12 10 (0.66%) MSI
12 10 (0.66%) Visual Studio
13 9 (0.59%) Gradle
13 9 (0.59%) Grunt
13 9 (0.59%) Selenium
General
1 321 (21.04%) Finance
2 156 (10.22%) Banking
3 151 (9.90%) Marketing
4 142 (9.31%) Retail
5 120 (7.86%) Electronics
6 109 (7.14%) Investment Banking
7 105 (6.88%) Telecoms
8 102 (6.68%) Retail Banking
9 88 (5.77%) Manufacturing
10 41 (2.69%) Advertising
10 41 (2.69%) Publishing
11 35 (2.29%) Automotive
12 27 (1.77%) Games
12 27 (1.77%) Legal
13 24 (1.57%) Law
14 23 (1.51%) Multimedia
15 20 (1.31%) Back Office
16 11 (0.72%) Military
17 8 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 475 (31.13%) Developer
2 204 (13.37%) Analyst
3 187 (12.25%) Support Engineer
4 168 (11.01%) IT Support
5 141 (9.24%) iOS Developer
6 133 (8.72%) Support Analyst
7 124 (8.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 124 (8.13%) Social Media Developer
8 118 (7.73%) .NET Developer
9 113 (7.40%) Desktop Support
10 96 (6.29%) IT Engineer
11 73 (4.78%) Java Developer
12 62 (4.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 61 (4.00%) Senior Developer
14 60 (3.93%) IT Support Engineer
15 58 (3.80%) Mac Engineer
16 56 (3.67%) PHP Developer
17 52 (3.41%) Head of Support
17 52 (3.41%) IT Analyst
18 51 (3.34%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (12.58%) RESTful
2 156 (10.22%) .NET
3 127 (8.32%) ASP.NET
4 126 (8.26%) Node.js
5 123 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 115 (7.54%) WCF
7 114 (7.47%) HTML
8 110 (7.21%) ASP.NET Web API
9 108 (7.08%) JSON
10 107 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 105 (6.88%) REST
12 99 (6.49%) Spring
13 95 (6.23%) Web Services
14 88 (5.77%) CSS
15 85 (5.57%) Hibernate
16 79 (5.18%) XML
17 69 (4.52%) jQuery
17 69 (4.52%) Spring MVC
18 67 (4.39%) SOAP
19 65 (4.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 205 (13.43%) User Experience
2 153 (10.03%) Social Media
3 149 (9.76%) Blackberry
4 146 (9.57%) BBC
5 117 (7.67%) Mobile App
6 79 (5.18%) iPhone
7 78 (5.11%) Smartphone
8 66 (4.33%) Data Structures
9 62 (4.06%) iPad
10 44 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
10 44 (2.88%) Computer Science
11 41 (2.69%) Data Protection Act
12 34 (2.23%) Video Conferencing
13 30 (1.97%) Management Information System
14 29 (1.90%) Driving Licence
15 25 (1.64%) Apple TV
16 24 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
17 20 (1.31%) Data Centre
18 18 (1.18%) Fintech
19 17 (1.11%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 803 (52.62%) Windows
2 490 (32.11%) Apple iOS
3 374 (24.51%) Windows 7
4 359 (23.53%) Android
4 359 (23.53%) Mac OS X
5 274 (17.96%) Windows Server
6 254 (16.64%) Linux
7 207 (13.56%) Windows 10
8 161 (10.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 130 (8.52%) Windows 8
10 120 (7.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 90 (5.90%) Mac OS
12 42 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
13 32 (2.10%) Unix
14 14 (0.92%) Windows XP
15 12 (0.79%) Windows Phone
16 8 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
16 8 (0.52%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.39%) Solaris
18 5 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (20.84%) ITIL
3 252 (16.51%) MVC
4 220 (14.42%) TDD
5 208 (13.63%) BDD
6 178 (11.66%) iOS Development
7 149 (9.76%) Service Management
8 145 (9.50%) OO
9 126 (8.26%) Scrum
10 125 (8.19%) Asset Management
11 124 (8.13%) E-Commerce
12 107 (7.01%) Business Intelligence
12 107 (7.01%) Web Application Development
13 106 (6.95%) Wealth Management
14 92 (6.03%) Digital Marketing
15 78 (5.11%) Kanban
16 77 (5.05%) Programme Management
17 69 (4.52%) Mentoring
18 67 (4.39%) Android Development
19 66 (4.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 190 (12.45%) Java
2 158 (10.35%) C#
3 150 (9.83%) Objective-C
4 134 (8.78%) JavaScript
5 123 (8.06%) Ruby
6 111 (7.27%) SQL
7 106 (6.95%) Apple Swift
8 85 (5.57%) PHP
9 50 (3.28%) PowerShell
10 42 (2.75%) C
11 33 (2.16%) C++
11 33 (2.16%) Python
12 26 (1.70%) Bash Shell
13 24 (1.57%) T-SQL
14 16 (1.05%) ES6
15 12 (0.79%) GraphQL
16 11 (0.72%) VB
17 8 (0.52%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.46%) PL/SQL
19 6 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 226 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 160 (10.48%) MCSE
3 106 (6.95%) CCA
4 102 (6.68%) Citrix Certification
5 92 (6.03%) Degree
6 49 (3.21%) CISSP
6 49 (3.21%) MCP
7 40 (2.62%) CISM
8 34 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (2.16%) MCSA
10 29 (1.90%) CCNA
11 28 (1.83%) MCITP
12 25 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
13 24 (1.57%) Security Cleared
14 20 (1.31%) A+ Certification
14 20 (1.31%) DBS Check
15 17 (1.11%) SC Cleared
16 14 (0.92%) MCDST
17 11 (0.72%) ACTC
18 9 (0.59%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (5.11%) SLA
2 52 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 38 (2.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 32 (2.10%) QA
5 9 (0.59%) COBIT
6 8 (0.52%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.26%) GDPR
7 4 (0.26%) OIPF
8 3 (0.20%) COSHH
8 3 (0.20%) GMP
8 3 (0.20%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.066%) GCP
10 1 (0.066%) HL7
10 1 (0.066%) Solvency II
System Software
1 565 (37.02%) Active Directory
2 136 (8.91%) XenApp
3 125 (8.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 122 (7.99%) XenDesktop
5 93 (6.09%) Hyper-V
6 32 (2.10%) vSphere
7 30 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (0.98%) Docker
8 15 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
9 14 (0.92%) Terminal Services
10 13 (0.85%) BitLocker
11 12 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
12 10 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.20%) Xen
14 3 (0.20%) Xsan
15 2 (0.13%) NFS
15 2 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 204 (13.37%) SCCM
2 117 (7.67%) AirWatch
3 23 (1.51%) Jamf Pro
3 23 (1.51%) WSUS
4 22 (1.44%) Backup Exec
5 19 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
6 17 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 15 (0.98%) Puppet
8 9 (0.59%) Ansible
8 9 (0.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 9 (0.59%) SCOM
9 8 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (0.52%) cPanel
9 8 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (0.46%) SmoothWall
11 6 (0.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 6 (0.39%) Kubernetes
11 6 (0.39%) Malwarebytes
11 6 (0.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 6 (0.39%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 590 (38.66%) Microsoft
2 322 (21.10%) Google
3 280 (18.35%) VMware
4 190 (12.45%) Citrix
5 164 (10.75%) Facebook
6 148 (9.70%) Cisco
7 135 (8.85%) Sony
7 135 (8.85%) Yahoo!
8 120 (7.86%) McAfee
9 114 (7.47%) ServiceNow
10 104 (6.82%) AppSense
11 82 (5.37%) SAP
12 72 (4.72%) HP
13 63 (4.13%) Adobe
14 61 (4.00%) Dell
15 30 (1.97%) IBM
15 30 (1.97%) Sophos
16 29 (1.90%) Meraki
17 28 (1.83%) Xerox
18 27 (1.77%) Xamarin