Period
to 3 June 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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 398 444 338
Rank change year-on-year +46 -106 +56
Permanent jobs citing Apple 613 972 1,595
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.68% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 1.61% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 504 804 1,347
Median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -9.72% +7.39%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £20,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -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 36,264 60,464 75,824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.41% 42.40% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27,629 46,193 59,159
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +3.23%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 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 +58 579 £40,000 +23.08% 54
London +53 346 £45,000 +20.00% 16
UK excluding London +21 257 £33,000 +10.00% 42
South East +127 75 £35,000 - 5
North of England +58 56 £30,000 +9.09% 13
South West +55 41 £42,500 +41.67% 6
East of England +34 38 £26,500 - 5
North West +35 31 £31,500 +18.87% 5
Yorkshire +102 23 £30,000 - 6
Midlands +27 23 £29,500 -1.67% 9
Work from Home +55 20 £45,000 -25.00% 10
Scotland +48 18 £47,500 +31.03% 4
West Midlands +56 15 £29,500 - 4
East Midlands +15 8 £28,000 -20.00% 5
Wales -2 4 £29,000 -35.56%
Northern Ireland -8 2 £18,250 -20.65%
North East - 2 £22,250 - 2

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 309 (50.41%) Windows
2 232 (37.85%) Office 365
3 216 (35.24%) Microsoft
4 192 (31.32%) Active Directory
5 183 (29.85%) Apple iOS
6 145 (23.65%) Windows 10
7 115 (18.76%) ITIL
8 112 (18.27%) SCCM
9 110 (17.94%) Android
10 107 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
11 106 (17.29%) Windows Server
12 104 (16.97%) Windows 7
12 104 (16.97%) Microsoft Office
13 97 (15.82%) Finance
14 94 (15.33%) Problem-Solving
14 94 (15.33%) User Experience
15 91 (14.85%) TCP/IP
16 85 (13.87%) iPad
17 83 (13.54%) Azure
18 82 (13.38%) Mac OS X
19 81 (13.21%) Apple Swift
20 80 (13.05%) iOS Development
21 72 (11.75%) JavaScript
22 69 (11.26%) Degree
23 68 (11.09%) iPhone
24 63 (10.28%) VMware
25 62 (10.11%) Mac OS
26 61 (9.95%) Objective-C
27 60 (9.79%) Firewall
27 60 (9.79%) 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 42 (6.85%) MS Exchange
2 37 (6.04%) SharePoint
3 24 (3.92%) Skype for Business
4 9 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (0.82%) Confluence
6 5 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.49%) Apache
7 3 (0.49%) CMS
7 3 (0.49%) Drupal
8 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.33%) IIS
9 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 104 (16.97%) Microsoft Office
2 40 (6.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (3.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.14%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.98%) AutoCAD
5 6 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.98%) SketchUp
6 5 (0.82%) Sketch
7 4 (0.65%) Zeplin
8 3 (0.49%) CINEMA 4D
9 2 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.33%) Avid Media Composer
9 2 (0.33%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.33%) InDesign
10 1 (0.16%) InVision
10 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.16%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 6 (0.98%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.33%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 232 (37.85%) Office 365
2 83 (13.54%) Azure
3 56 (9.14%) AWS
4 17 (2.77%) SaaS
5 15 (2.45%) PaaS
6 14 (2.28%) GCP
6 14 (2.28%) Mimecast
6 14 (2.28%) TestFlight
6 14 (2.28%) WhatsApp
7 11 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 11 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 11 (1.79%) GitHub
8 9 (1.47%) OneDrive
9 7 (1.14%) Apple Pay
9 7 (1.14%) Dropbox
10 6 (0.98%) Power Platform
11 5 (0.82%) Serverless
11 5 (0.82%) Slack
12 4 (0.65%) G Suite
12 4 (0.65%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 91 (14.85%) TCP/IP
2 60 (9.79%) Firewall
3 54 (8.81%) DNS
4 51 (8.32%) LAN
5 48 (7.83%) WAN
6 45 (7.34%) Skype
7 39 (6.36%) DHCP
8 35 (5.71%) VPN
9 34 (5.55%) Wi-Fi
10 30 (4.89%) Internet
11 27 (4.40%) VoIP
12 24 (3.92%) Remote Desktop
12 24 (3.92%) Wireless
13 21 (3.43%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (2.45%) HTTP
15 13 (2.12%) Intranet
16 12 (1.96%) IP Telephony
17 8 (1.31%) Broadband
18 7 (1.14%) WebEx
19 6 (0.98%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.63%) NoSQL
3 8 (1.31%) MySQL
3 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2017
4 7 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (0.98%) FileMaker
5 6 (0.98%) Power BI
6 5 (0.82%) Blockchain
7 4 (0.65%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.65%) Redis
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.33%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.16%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 43 (7.01%) Git (software)
2 24 (3.92%) Xcode
3 18 (2.94%) JIRA
4 15 (2.45%) Jenkins
5 12 (1.96%) fastlane
6 9 (1.47%) Moq
6 9 (1.47%) MSTest
6 9 (1.47%) NUnit
7 8 (1.31%) CocoaPods
8 6 (0.98%) Subversion
9 5 (0.82%) Maven
9 5 (0.82%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.65%) Appium
10 4 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.65%) Calabash
10 4 (0.65%) Cypress.io
10 4 (0.65%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.49%) Android Studio
11 3 (0.49%) CircleCI
12 2 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 97 (15.82%) Finance
2 44 (7.18%) Retail
3 21 (3.43%) Banking
3 21 (3.43%) Front Office
4 17 (2.77%) Marketing
5 14 (2.28%) Public Sector
6 13 (2.12%) Publishing
7 7 (1.14%) Games
8 5 (0.82%) Legal
9 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.49%) Billing
10 3 (0.49%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.49%) Law
10 3 (0.49%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.33%) Advertising
11 2 (0.33%) Back Office
11 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.33%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.16%) Electronics
12 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 134 (21.86%) Developer
2 102 (16.64%) Support Engineer
3 93 (15.17%) Analyst
4 83 (13.54%) IT Support
5 70 (11.42%) iOS Developer
6 59 (9.62%) Desktop Support
7 52 (8.48%) Support Analyst
8 49 (7.99%) IT Engineer
9 38 (6.20%) IT Support Engineer
10 36 (5.87%) Senior Developer
11 32 (5.22%) IT Analyst
12 30 (4.89%) 2nd Line Support
12 30 (4.89%) Desktop Engineer
13 27 (4.40%) Service Analyst
13 27 (4.40%) Service Desk Analyst
14 22 (3.59%) Software Engineer
15 21 (3.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 21 (3.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 21 (3.43%) Senior Analyst
16 20 (3.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (6.04%) REST
2 34 (5.55%) Core Animation
3 30 (4.89%) HTML
4 27 (4.40%) RESTful
5 26 (4.24%) Node.js
6 23 (3.75%) CSS
7 22 (3.59%) .NET
8 19 (3.10%) JSON
9 18 (2.94%) Core Data
10 15 (2.45%) HTML5
10 15 (2.45%) Web Services
11 13 (2.12%) CSS3
11 13 (2.12%) iOS SDK
12 11 (1.79%) .NET Core
12 11 (1.79%) AngularJS
12 11 (1.79%) ASP.NET
12 11 (1.79%) LDAP
13 10 (1.63%) Cocoa
13 10 (1.63%) Cocoa Touch
14 9 (1.47%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 94 (15.33%) User Experience
2 85 (13.87%) iPad
3 68 (11.09%) iPhone
4 60 (9.79%) Mobile App
5 45 (7.34%) Video Conferencing
6 36 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (5.87%) Smartphone
7 34 (5.55%) Animation
8 32 (5.22%) Self-Motivation
9 19 (3.10%) Data Centre
9 19 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
10 15 (2.45%) EPoS
10 15 (2.45%) Fixed Income
11 14 (2.28%) Driving Licence
12 13 (2.12%) Blackberry
12 13 (2.12%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.14%) Apple TV
13 7 (1.14%) BYOD
13 7 (1.14%) Handset
13 7 (1.14%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 309 (50.41%) Windows
2 183 (29.85%) Apple iOS
3 145 (23.65%) Windows 10
4 110 (17.94%) Android
5 106 (17.29%) Windows Server
6 104 (16.97%) Windows 7
7 82 (13.38%) Mac OS X
8 62 (10.11%) Mac OS
9 59 (9.62%) Linux
10 46 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (6.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 26 (4.24%) Windows Server 2016
13 19 (3.10%) Windows 8
14 15 (2.45%) Windows Phone
15 14 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (1.79%) Windows Server 2019
17 9 (1.47%) Unix
18 8 (1.31%) tvOS
18 8 (1.31%) Windows XP
19 4 (0.65%) watchOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (18.76%) ITIL
2 107 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (15.33%) Problem-Solving
4 80 (13.05%) iOS Development
5 50 (8.16%) Service Management
6 46 (7.50%) Scrum
7 45 (7.34%) ITSM
7 45 (7.34%) Software Engineering
8 36 (5.87%) OOP
9 35 (5.71%) Coaching
9 35 (5.71%) Incident Management
10 33 (5.38%) Mobile Device Management
11 32 (5.22%) Mentoring
11 32 (5.22%) Mobile Development
12 29 (4.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (4.73%) Software Architecture
13 27 (4.40%) Microservices
14 26 (4.24%) Change Management
15 25 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 25 (4.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 81 (13.21%) Apple Swift
2 72 (11.75%) JavaScript
3 61 (9.95%) Objective-C
4 42 (6.85%) C#
5 37 (6.04%) Java
6 35 (5.71%) SQL
7 31 (5.06%) C
8 25 (4.08%) PowerShell
9 23 (3.75%) Python
10 16 (2.61%) VBA
11 15 (2.45%) TypeScript
12 13 (2.12%) Bash Shell
12 13 (2.12%) Ruby
13 10 (1.63%) PHP
14 8 (1.31%) Scala
15 6 (0.98%) AppleScript
15 6 (0.98%) Kotlin
16 5 (0.82%) Go
16 5 (0.82%) Java 8
16 5 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (11.26%) Degree
2 33 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (3.10%) A+ Certification
4 16 (2.61%) MCSA
4 16 (2.61%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.45%) MCP
6 13 (2.12%) MCSE
7 10 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (1.47%) MOS
9 8 (1.31%) CCNA
9 8 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.31%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
10 7 (1.14%) MCITP
11 4 (0.65%) CCENT
11 4 (0.65%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.49%) MCTS
13 2 (0.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.53%) SLA
2 10 (1.63%) QA
3 7 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.65%) GDPR
6 3 (0.49%) PSD2
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.16%) NIST
System Software
1 192 (31.32%) Active Directory
2 38 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (3.43%) Virtual Desktop
4 20 (3.26%) Docker
5 12 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.79%) BitLocker
6 11 (1.79%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.98%) Firmware
9 5 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.65%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.49%) vSphere
12 2 (0.33%) NFS
12 2 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.16%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 112 (18.27%) SCCM
2 25 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 17 (2.77%) Jamf Pro
4 14 (2.28%) Kubernetes
5 10 (1.63%) WSUS
6 8 (1.31%) AirWatch
7 6 (0.98%) Mesos
7 6 (0.98%) Terraform
8 5 (0.82%) Puppet
9 4 (0.65%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.16%) Icinga
11 1 (0.16%) Kibana
11 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.16%) Nagios
11 1 (0.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.16%) Webmin
Vendors
1 216 (35.24%) Microsoft
2 63 (10.28%) VMware
3 52 (8.48%) Cisco
4 39 (6.36%) Avaya
5 38 (6.20%) Google
6 36 (5.87%) Adobe
7 33 (5.38%) Citrix
8 27 (4.40%) Meraki
9 22 (3.59%) HP
10 21 (3.43%) Bloomberg
10 21 (3.43%) Reuters
11 20 (3.26%) ServiceNow
12 16 (2.61%) MobileIron
12 16 (2.61%) Polycom
12 16 (2.61%) Xamarin
13 13 (2.12%) Dell
14 12 (1.96%) Wyse
15 11 (1.79%) Veeam
16 9 (1.47%) Remedy
16 9 (1.47%) Samsung