Period
to 25 June 2021

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 25 June 2021 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
25 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 438 425 458
Rank change year-on-year -13 +33 -99
Permanent jobs citing Apple 675 508 970
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.64% 0.63% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 1.57% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 454 399 794
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,800 £22,000
25th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £25,281
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £31,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% +34.92% -10.00%
75th Percentile £66,000 £56,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +18.64% -4.84%

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 41,063 32,395 60,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.89% 40.44% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 27,383 25,100 46,586
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,625 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +2.22% +5.05%

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 25 June 2021.

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 25 June 2021. 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 -19 614 £47,500 +11.76% 159
London -18 326 £57,500 +27.78% 60
UK excluding London +4 315 £32,500 -7.14% 108
Work from Home -132 111 £53,750 +10.26% 32
North of England -18 82 £36,500 +21.67% 42
South West -31 65 £31,000 -27.06% 14
South East -24 63 £55,000 +53.85% 18
North West -4 52 £46,000 +61.40% 23
Midlands -21 43 £32,000 +8.47% 18
East of England -27 28 £26,500 +0.95% 7
Scotland -39 28 £33,750 -28.95% 9
East Midlands -9 24 £24,000 -20.00% 9
Yorkshire -42 23 £26,250 -15.32% 12
Wales +6 17 £35,000 +20.69%
West Midlands -49 17 £36,000 +22.03% 9
North East -8 7 £44,500 +100.00% 7

For the 6 months to 25 June 2021, 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.

1 335 (49.63%) Microsoft
2 244 (36.15%) Windows
3 210 (31.11%) Android
4 189 (28.00%) Apple iOS
5 187 (27.70%) Social Skills
6 180 (26.67%) Microsoft 365
7 165 (24.44%) Google
8 163 (24.15%) Agile Software Development
9 152 (22.52%) Active Directory
10 136 (20.15%) Azure
11 128 (18.96%) Windows 10
12 123 (18.22%) Microsoft Office
13 104 (15.41%) User Experience
14 103 (15.26%) ITIL
15 102 (15.11%) JavaScript
15 102 (15.11%) Git (software)
16 94 (13.93%) Problem-Solving
17 90 (13.33%) Mobile App
18 80 (11.85%) Retail
19 79 (11.70%) Firewall
20 76 (11.26%) Windows Server
21 75 (11.11%) Python
22 74 (10.96%) SCCM
23 73 (10.81%) Marketing
24 69 (10.22%) CSS
25 68 (10.07%) Finance
25 68 (10.07%) Docker
26 67 (9.93%) Java
27 66 (9.78%) iOS Development
27 66 (9.78%) Social Media

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 53 (7.85%) SharePoint
2 52 (7.70%) MS Exchange
3 18 (2.67%) CMS
4 12 (1.78%) WordPress
5 10 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.33%) Apache Solr
7 8 (1.19%) Confluence
8 6 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (0.74%) Apache
9 5 (0.74%) Kentico
10 2 (0.30%) Drupal
10 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.30%) IIS
10 2 (0.30%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.15%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 123 (18.22%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (3.56%) MS Visio
3 18 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (1.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (1.33%) Sketch
6 7 (1.04%) Zeplin
7 6 (0.89%) Camtasia
7 6 (0.89%) Figma
7 6 (0.89%) InVision
8 5 (0.74%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.44%) Adobe XD
11 1 (0.15%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.15%) InDesign
11 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.19%) SAP Business One
3 5 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.74%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.44%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.30%) Magento
6 1 (0.15%) Raiser's Edge
6 1 (0.15%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 180 (26.67%) Microsoft 365
2 136 (20.15%) Azure
3 63 (9.33%) AWS
4 36 (5.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 34 (5.04%) Google Play
6 26 (3.85%) GitHub
7 21 (3.11%) OneDrive
8 17 (2.52%) Google Analytics
9 16 (2.37%) Google Workspace
10 15 (2.22%) SaaS
11 13 (1.93%) Serverless
12 12 (1.78%) Mimecast
12 12 (1.78%) PaaS
13 11 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
13 11 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
14 9 (1.33%) Firebase
14 9 (1.33%) npm
14 9 (1.33%) Power Platform
15 8 (1.19%) Google Pay
15 8 (1.19%) Samsung Pay
Communications & Networking
1 79 (11.70%) Firewall
2 65 (9.63%) DNS
3 56 (8.30%) DHCP
4 53 (7.85%) Internet
5 50 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 41 (6.07%) VPN
7 39 (5.78%) LAN
8 34 (5.04%) Intranet
9 33 (4.89%) Wireless
10 31 (4.59%) WAN
11 29 (4.30%) Wi-Fi
12 24 (3.56%) Cisco IOS
13 22 (3.26%) VoIP
14 17 (2.52%) Broadband
14 17 (2.52%) VLAN
15 14 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (2.07%) Remote Desktop
16 13 (1.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 13 (1.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 11 (1.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (3.85%) MySQL
2 23 (3.41%) SQL Server
3 20 (2.96%) Amazon RDS
4 18 (2.67%) MongoDB
5 13 (1.93%) Redis
5 13 (1.93%) Relational Database
6 6 (0.89%) NoSQL
6 6 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (0.74%) Blockchain
7 5 (0.74%) Pentaho
7 5 (0.74%) Tableau
8 4 (0.59%) Amazon Aurora
9 2 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.30%) Big Data
9 2 (0.30%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.15%) HBase
Development Applications
1 102 (15.11%) Git (software)
2 30 (4.44%) JIRA
3 15 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.22%) webpack
4 11 (1.63%) fastlane
4 11 (1.63%) git-flow
4 11 (1.63%) Xcode
5 9 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (1.19%) GitLab
7 7 (1.04%) Appium
7 7 (1.04%) Bitbucket
8 6 (0.89%) PostCSS
8 6 (0.89%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.74%) Ant
9 5 (0.74%) IntelliJ
9 5 (0.74%) JUnit
9 5 (0.74%) Maven
9 5 (0.74%) Mercurial
9 5 (0.74%) NetBeans
9 5 (0.74%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 187 (27.70%) Social Skills
2 80 (11.85%) Retail
3 73 (10.81%) Marketing
4 68 (10.07%) Finance
5 49 (7.26%) Advertising
6 28 (4.15%) Banking
7 19 (2.81%) Legal
8 17 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (2.37%) Telecoms
10 15 (2.22%) Games
10 15 (2.22%) Organisational Skills
10 15 (2.22%) Publishing
11 13 (1.93%) Billing
11 13 (1.93%) Public Sector
12 11 (1.63%) Manufacturing
12 11 (1.63%) Presentation Skills
13 10 (1.48%) Law
13 10 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (1.19%) Back Office
15 7 (1.04%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 178 (26.37%) Developer
2 60 (8.89%) Support Engineer
3 58 (8.59%) IT Support
4 56 (8.30%) Senior Developer
5 45 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 43 (6.37%) Analyst
7 39 (5.78%) Development Manager
8 38 (5.63%) Mobile Developer
9 36 (5.33%) iOS Developer
10 34 (5.04%) Business Development Manager
10 34 (5.04%) Business Manager
10 34 (5.04%) IT Engineer
11 29 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 26 (3.85%) IT Manager
13 24 (3.56%) IT Support Engineer
14 23 (3.41%) Full Stack Developer
15 22 (3.26%) Senior iOS Developer
16 21 (3.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 21 (3.11%) Support Analyst
16 21 (3.11%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (10.22%) CSS
2 55 (8.15%) React Native
3 53 (7.85%) HTML
3 53 (7.85%) React
4 52 (7.70%) Node.js
5 48 (7.11%) RESTful
6 41 (6.07%) COM
7 37 (5.48%) Vue.js
8 36 (5.33%) Web Services
9 34 (5.04%) .NET
10 32 (4.74%) REST
11 29 (4.30%) Sass
12 27 (4.00%) HTML5
12 27 (4.00%) JSON
13 22 (3.26%) CSS3
13 22 (3.26%) GraphQL
14 21 (3.11%) Apollo GraphQL
15 16 (2.37%) AngularJS
15 16 (2.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (2.07%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 104 (15.41%) User Experience
2 90 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 66 (9.78%) Social Media
4 43 (6.37%) Driving Licence
5 33 (4.89%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (4.74%) Virtual Team
7 27 (4.00%) iPad
8 24 (3.56%) Management Information System
9 23 (3.41%) iPhone
10 21 (3.11%) Digital Media
11 14 (2.07%) EPoS
11 14 (2.07%) PKI
11 14 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
12 12 (1.78%) Data Centre
13 11 (1.63%) Cyberthreat
13 11 (1.63%) Embedded Systems
14 10 (1.48%) Animation
15 9 (1.33%) Blackberry
15 9 (1.33%) Clustering
15 9 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 244 (36.15%) Windows
2 210 (31.11%) Android
3 189 (28.00%) Apple iOS
4 128 (18.96%) Windows 10
5 76 (11.26%) Windows Server
6 64 (9.48%) Linux
7 56 (8.30%) Mac OS
8 42 (6.22%) Mac OS X
9 35 (5.19%) Windows 7
10 22 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (3.26%) Windows Server 2019
11 18 (2.67%) Windows Server 2016
12 16 (2.37%) Unix
12 16 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (1.48%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.89%) CentOS
15 5 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.59%) watchOS
16 4 (0.59%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (24.15%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (15.26%) ITIL
3 94 (13.93%) Problem-Solving
4 66 (9.78%) iOS Development
5 65 (9.63%) Coaching
6 60 (8.89%) DevOps
7 59 (8.74%) Analytics
8 55 (8.15%) TDD
9 51 (7.56%) Digital Marketing
10 49 (7.26%) Mobile Development
11 45 (6.67%) Service Management
12 42 (6.22%) Computer Science
12 42 (6.22%) ITSM
12 42 (6.22%) Project Management
12 42 (6.22%) Test Automation
12 42 (6.22%) Time Management
13 41 (6.07%) Business Development
13 41 (6.07%) Cybersecurity
13 41 (6.07%) Mentoring
14 40 (5.93%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 102 (15.11%) JavaScript
2 75 (11.11%) Python
3 67 (9.93%) Java
4 63 (9.33%) Apple Swift
5 62 (9.19%) SQL
6 49 (7.26%) Objective-C
7 42 (6.22%) PowerShell
8 33 (4.89%) TypeScript
9 31 (4.59%) C#
10 26 (3.85%) PHP
11 25 (3.70%) C
12 24 (3.56%) C++
13 23 (3.41%) ES6
14 22 (3.26%) Go
14 22 (3.26%) Kotlin
15 21 (3.11%) Bash Shell
16 19 (2.81%) Clojure
16 19 (2.81%) Ruby
17 14 (2.07%) Shell Script
18 10 (1.48%) ML
Qualifications
1 53 (7.85%) Degree
2 46 (6.81%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (5.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 29 (4.30%) CCNA
5 20 (2.96%) CCNP
6 19 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 16 (2.37%) Security Cleared
9 14 (2.07%) SC Cleared
10 11 (1.63%) CISM
10 11 (1.63%) CISSP
10 11 (1.63%) DBS Check
11 10 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.48%) MCITP
12 9 (1.33%) MCSE
13 8 (1.19%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 8 (1.19%) CCSP
13 8 (1.19%) MCDST
14 7 (1.04%) A+ Certification
15 6 (0.89%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.44%) QA
1 30 (4.44%) SLA
2 28 (4.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (2.96%) GDPR
4 14 (2.07%) PCI DSS
5 12 (1.78%) COBIT
6 5 (0.74%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.30%) Accessibility
9 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17025
9 1 (0.15%) MiFID
9 1 (0.15%) NIST
System Software
1 152 (22.52%) Active Directory
2 68 (10.07%) Docker
3 38 (5.63%) Hyper-V
4 37 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (4.15%) BitLocker
6 10 (1.48%) vSphere
7 8 (1.19%) Firmware
8 6 (0.89%) XenApp
9 4 (0.59%) StorNext
9 4 (0.59%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.59%) Xsan
10 3 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.30%) pfSense
11 2 (0.30%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.15%) HDFS
12 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 74 (10.96%) SCCM
2 46 (6.81%) Microsoft Intune
3 40 (5.93%) Jamf Pro
4 21 (3.11%) Kubernetes
5 15 (2.22%) Single Sign-On
6 14 (2.07%) Terraform
7 13 (1.93%) Ansible
8 9 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
9 6 (0.89%) Puppet
9 6 (0.89%) SCOM
10 4 (0.59%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (0.59%) Packer
11 3 (0.44%) AirWatch
11 3 (0.44%) FortiGate
11 3 (0.44%) MaaS360
11 3 (0.44%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.44%) PaperCut
12 2 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.30%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 335 (49.63%) Microsoft
2 165 (24.44%) Google
3 65 (9.63%) Cisco
4 53 (7.85%) VMware
5 51 (7.56%) Adobe
6 46 (6.81%) Citrix
7 37 (5.48%) Facebook
8 33 (4.89%) HP
9 31 (4.59%) ServiceNow
10 19 (2.81%) McAfee
11 16 (2.37%) CheckPoint
12 15 (2.22%) SonicWALL
13 14 (2.07%) Meraki
13 14 (2.07%) Symantec
13 14 (2.07%) Zscaler
14 13 (1.93%) Dell
14 13 (1.93%) F5
14 13 (1.93%) iManage
14 13 (1.93%) Xamarin
15 12 (1.78%) Remedy