Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 381 356 362
Rank change year-on-year -25 +6 +32
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1462 1734 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.83% 0.88% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.86% 1.97% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1187 1543 1676
UK median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £36,868 £34,000
% change year-on-year -5.07% +8.43% +4.62%

Apple is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 78718 88241 101112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.55% 44.55% 46.54%
Number of salaries quoted 61341 71759 81606
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -13 1428 £35,000 -6.67% 95
UK excluding London -6 744 £35,000 -5.07% 59
London -25 701 £36,500 -7.83% 42
South East +26 201 £32,500 -7.14% 12
North of England +13 163 £33,000 +4.76% 20
South West +22 144 £52,500 +31.25% 9
East of England -46 112 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Midlands +28 105 £29,408 -21.58% 9
West Midlands +52 84 £35,000 +3.70% 7
North West -23 79 £40,000 +25.00% 9
Yorkshire +16 75 £26,500 -3.64% 10
East Midlands -20 21 £28,750 -28.13% 2
North East +31 9 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Scotland -15 9 £37,500 -16.67% 4
Wales -3 8 £33,750 +89.01% 2
Northern Ireland -17 3 £23,500 -39.35%

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 774 (52.94%) Windows
2 560 (38.30%) Microsoft
3 535 (36.59%) Active Directory
4 440 (30.10%) Apple iOS
5 398 (27.22%) Microsoft Office
6 368 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
7 365 (24.97%) Android
8 353 (24.15%) Windows 7
9 326 (22.30%) Mac OS X
10 307 (21.00%) Finance
11 301 (20.59%) ITIL
12 277 (18.95%) Git (software)
13 254 (17.37%) MS Exchange
14 240 (16.42%) MVC
15 233 (15.94%) Office 365
15 233 (15.94%) Windows Server
16 226 (15.46%) Linux
17 222 (15.18%) VMware
18 219 (14.98%) Google
19 212 (14.50%) Citrix
20 211 (14.43%) Retail
20 211 (14.43%) SCCM
21 197 (13.47%) Microsoft Certification
22 194 (13.27%) Java
22 194 (13.27%) TDD
23 189 (12.93%) SQL Server
24 184 (12.59%) BDD
25 182 (12.45%) Blackberry
26 170 (11.63%) NoSQL
27 169 (11.56%) Firewall

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
1 254 (17.37%) MS Exchange
2 158 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 149 (10.19%) Skype for Business
4 78 (5.34%) Mule
4 78 (5.34%) Mule ESB
5 75 (5.13%) Tomcat
6 65 (4.45%) JBoss
7 51 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 49 (3.35%) IIS
9 41 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 35 (2.39%) Confluence
11 34 (2.33%) CMS
12 27 (1.85%) SharePoint
13 26 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
14 25 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
15 22 (1.50%) Apache
16 17 (1.16%) Apache Spark
17 13 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
18 12 (0.82%) Apache Solr
19 11 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 398 (27.22%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (3.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (1.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 21 (1.44%) InDesign
6 17 (1.16%) Photoshop
7 15 (1.03%) OmniGraffle
8 12 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
10 4 (0.27%) InVision
11 3 (0.21%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (0.21%) Inkscape
12 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.14%) InCopy
12 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
12 2 (0.14%) Pixate
12 2 (0.14%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.14%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 36 (2.46%) Magento
2 8 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.41%) Maximo
4 4 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.21%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.14%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.068%) Eikon
7 1 (0.068%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.068%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.068%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.068%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.068%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.068%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.068%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.068%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 233 (15.94%) Office 365
2 141 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
3 95 (6.50%) IaaS
4 92 (6.29%) SaaS
5 64 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
6 55 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 32 (2.19%) G Suite
8 25 (1.71%) GitHub
9 16 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
10 15 (1.03%) Google Play
11 10 (0.68%) PaaS
12 8 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 8 (0.55%) iTunes
13 7 (0.48%) Mimecast
13 7 (0.48%) Slack
14 5 (0.34%) Google Analytics
14 5 (0.34%) OneDrive
14 5 (0.34%) TestFlight
15 4 (0.27%) AdWords
15 4 (0.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 169 (11.56%) Firewall
2 163 (11.15%) TCP/IP
3 126 (8.62%) DNS
4 124 (8.48%) Skype
5 101 (6.91%) DHCP
6 90 (6.16%) VPN
7 80 (5.47%) Internet
8 78 (5.34%) WAN
9 75 (5.13%) LAN
10 66 (4.51%) VoIP
11 64 (4.38%) Wireless
12 45 (3.08%) VLAN
13 44 (3.01%) SAN
14 40 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
15 29 (1.98%) Remote Desktop
16 23 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
17 22 (1.50%) HTTP
18 21 (1.44%) SMTP
19 20 (1.37%) Unified Communications
20 17 (1.16%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 170 (11.63%) NoSQL
3 90 (6.16%) SQL Server 2014
4 78 (5.34%) MongoDB
5 65 (4.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 65 (4.45%) MySQL
6 47 (3.21%) SQL Server 2016
7 37 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
8 35 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 30 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 24 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 19 (1.30%) Big Data
12 18 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (0.89%) Hadoop
14 13 (0.89%) Redis
15 12 (0.82%) Couchbase
15 12 (0.82%) Riak
16 11 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 277 (18.95%) Git (software)
2 120 (8.21%) JIRA
3 78 (5.34%) JUnit
4 65 (4.45%) Xcode
5 64 (4.38%) IntelliJ
6 26 (1.78%) Android Studio
7 22 (1.50%) Axure RP
8 17 (1.16%) Subversion
9 16 (1.09%) Jenkins
10 14 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (0.62%) Selenium
13 8 (0.55%) AppScan
13 8 (0.55%) Visual Studio
14 7 (0.48%) Babel
14 7 (0.48%) git-flow
14 7 (0.48%) Grunt
14 7 (0.48%) gulp
15 6 (0.41%) Cucumber
15 6 (0.41%) tSQLt
General
1 307 (21.00%) Finance
2 211 (14.43%) Retail
3 136 (9.30%) Banking
4 135 (9.23%) Marketing
5 133 (9.10%) Electronics
6 118 (8.07%) Telecoms
7 95 (6.50%) Manufacturing
8 91 (6.22%) Investment Banking
9 86 (5.88%) Retail Banking
10 53 (3.63%) Legal
11 48 (3.28%) Automotive
12 36 (2.46%) Advertising
13 30 (2.05%) Publishing
14 23 (1.57%) Law
15 21 (1.44%) Games
16 12 (0.82%) Back Office
17 10 (0.68%) Multimedia
18 9 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
19 8 (0.55%) Military
20 5 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 451 (30.85%) Developer
2 224 (15.32%) Analyst
3 161 (11.01%) Support Engineer
4 160 (10.94%) Support Analyst
5 155 (10.60%) IT Support
6 127 (8.69%) iOS Developer
7 122 (8.34%) 2nd Line Support
8 113 (7.73%) Desktop Support
9 98 (6.70%) .NET Developer
10 90 (6.16%) Java Developer
11 85 (5.81%) Social Media Developer
12 79 (5.40%) IT Engineer
13 67 (4.58%) 1st Line Support
14 65 (4.45%) Senior Developer
15 58 (3.97%) Service Analyst
16 52 (3.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
16 52 (3.56%) Service Desk Analyst
17 50 (3.42%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 48 (3.28%) 3rd Line Support
18 48 (3.28%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (11.01%) .NET
2 139 (9.51%) RESTful
3 135 (9.23%) JSON
4 128 (8.76%) REST
5 119 (8.14%) XML
6 108 (7.39%) ASP.NET
7 103 (7.05%) HTML
8 100 (6.84%) Node.js
9 99 (6.77%) SOAP
10 93 (6.36%) ASP.NET Web API
11 92 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 91 (6.22%) WCF
13 90 (6.16%) Spring
14 89 (6.09%) Hibernate
15 86 (5.88%) Web Services
16 85 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 83 (5.68%) Spring MVC
18 78 (5.34%) Apache Camel
18 78 (5.34%) JPA
18 78 (5.34%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 182 (12.45%) Blackberry
2 164 (11.22%) User Experience
3 127 (8.69%) Social Media
4 117 (8.00%) BBC
5 95 (6.50%) Mobile App
6 76 (5.20%) iPad
7 73 (4.99%) Smartphone
8 69 (4.72%) Data Structures
9 56 (3.83%) iPhone
10 48 (3.28%) Computer Science
11 43 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
11 43 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
12 37 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
13 36 (2.46%) BYOD
14 28 (1.92%) Driving Licence
15 27 (1.85%) Management Information System
16 26 (1.78%) Fat Client
16 26 (1.78%) Thin Client
17 23 (1.57%) Apple TV
18 19 (1.30%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 774 (52.94%) Windows
2 440 (30.10%) Apple iOS
3 365 (24.97%) Android
4 353 (24.15%) Windows 7
5 326 (22.30%) Mac OS X
6 233 (15.94%) Windows Server
7 226 (15.46%) Linux
8 151 (10.33%) Windows 10
9 124 (8.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 102 (6.98%) Windows 8
11 95 (6.50%) Mac OS
12 92 (6.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 39 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 25 (1.71%) Unix
14 25 (1.71%) Windows XP
15 13 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
16 12 (0.82%) Mac OS X Server
17 8 (0.55%) Windows Phone
18 6 (0.41%) Debian
19 5 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (20.59%) ITIL
3 240 (16.42%) MVC
4 194 (13.27%) TDD
5 184 (12.59%) BDD
6 161 (11.01%) iOS Development
7 145 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
8 136 (9.30%) Service Management
9 126 (8.62%) Scrum
10 119 (8.14%) Asset Management
10 119 (8.14%) OO
11 114 (7.80%) E-Commerce
12 108 (7.39%) Kanban
13 96 (6.57%) Digital Marketing
13 96 (6.57%) Programme Management
14 87 (5.95%) Wealth Management
15 85 (5.81%) Web Application Development
16 78 (5.34%) Integration Testing
17 76 (5.20%) Problem Management
18 73 (4.99%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 194 (13.27%) Java
2 137 (9.37%) C#
3 133 (9.10%) Objective-C
4 123 (8.41%) SQL
5 111 (7.59%) JavaScript
6 100 (6.84%) Apple Swift
7 94 (6.43%) Ruby
8 59 (4.04%) PHP
9 44 (3.01%) PowerShell
10 39 (2.67%) T-SQL
11 38 (2.60%) C
12 34 (2.33%) C++
13 24 (1.64%) Python
14 21 (1.44%) Bash Shell
15 18 (1.23%) VB
16 11 (0.75%) Shell Script
16 11 (0.75%) VB.NET
17 10 (0.68%) VB6
18 8 (0.55%) PL/SQL
19 7 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 197 (13.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 127 (8.69%) MCSE
3 92 (6.29%) CCA
4 90 (6.16%) Degree
5 86 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
6 44 (3.01%) CISSP
6 44 (3.01%) MCP
7 37 (2.53%) CISM
8 33 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
9 28 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
10 27 (1.85%) A+ Certification
10 27 (1.85%) MCSA
10 27 (1.85%) Security Cleared
11 23 (1.57%) CCNA
12 22 (1.50%) MCDST
12 22 (1.50%) MCITP
13 17 (1.16%) SC Cleared
14 15 (1.03%) ACTC
15 14 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (0.82%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (5.54%) SLA
2 46 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 21 (1.44%) QA
5 6 (0.41%) COBIT
5 6 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.068%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.068%) HL7
System Software
1 535 (36.59%) Active Directory
2 133 (9.10%) XenApp
3 113 (7.73%) XenDesktop
4 104 (7.11%) Hyper-V
4 104 (7.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (2.53%) vSphere
6 24 (1.64%) Terminal Services
7 22 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 13 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
11 11 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
12 9 (0.62%) BitLocker
13 6 (0.41%) Docker
14 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.27%) VirtualBox
15 4 (0.27%) Xen
16 3 (0.21%) XenServer
17 2 (0.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 211 (14.43%) SCCM
2 99 (6.77%) AirWatch
3 43 (2.94%) WSUS
4 23 (1.57%) Backup Exec
5 17 (1.16%) Jamf Pro
6 13 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (0.82%) Kibana
7 12 (0.82%) logstash
8 11 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
8 11 (0.75%) SmoothWall
8 11 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 10 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
9 10 (0.68%) SCOM
10 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 9 (0.62%) vCenter Server
11 8 (0.55%) Puppet
11 8 (0.55%) ServiceCenter
12 7 (0.48%) cPanel
13 5 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 560 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 222 (15.18%) VMware
3 219 (14.98%) Google
4 212 (14.50%) Citrix
5 132 (9.03%) Facebook
6 128 (8.76%) Cisco
7 109 (7.46%) Sony
7 109 (7.46%) Yahoo!
8 104 (7.11%) McAfee
9 101 (6.91%) SAP
10 100 (6.84%) HP
11 95 (6.50%) AppSense
11 95 (6.50%) ServiceNow
12 80 (5.47%) Dell
13 65 (4.45%) Adobe
14 46 (3.15%) Sophos
15 28 (1.92%) Oracle
16 24 (1.64%) IBM
17 22 (1.50%) Avaya
18 21 (1.44%) Samsung