Period
to 28 February 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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 340 410 341
Rank change year-on-year +70 -69 +45
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1,084 1,112 1,644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.88% 0.74% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 1.74% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 832 928 1,403
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,950 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.08% -7.14% +4.48%

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 51,487 63,874 77,888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.88% 42.30% 44.20%
Number of salaries quoted 39,461 49,235 61,724
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +61 1,008 £35,000 - 275
London +46 563 £37,500 -16.67% 93
UK excluding London +67 495 £31,500 -3.08% 205
South East +64 127 £31,500 -4.55% 47
North of England +33 105 £28,000 -11.11% 54
South West +96 95 £45,000 +50.00% 26
North West +13 80 £30,000 +5.26% 35
Midlands +34 61 £27,500 -15.38% 32
East of England +20 52 £27,500 -8.33% 23
Scotland +60 44 £60,000 +64.38% 11
West Midlands +52 40 £27,750 -5.93% 12
East Midlands +15 21 £20,000 -42.86% 20
Yorkshire +22 20 £25,250 -21.71% 16
North East +14 5 £22,500 -50.00% 3
Channel Islands +1 4 £25,000 -28.57%
Wales -18 4 £32,500 -10.96% 11
Northern Ireland +11 3 £20,000 -13.04% 1

For the 6 months to 28 February 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.

1 588 (54.24%) Windows
2 451 (41.61%) Office 365
3 405 (37.36%) Microsoft
4 378 (34.87%) Active Directory
5 319 (29.43%) Windows 10
6 283 (26.11%) Apple iOS
7 247 (22.79%) Android
8 214 (19.74%) Microsoft Office
9 207 (19.10%) Windows 7
10 201 (18.54%) Windows Server
11 195 (17.99%) ITIL
12 181 (16.70%) SCCM
13 159 (14.67%) Finance
14 157 (14.48%) Agile Software Development
15 156 (14.39%) Problem-Solving
16 149 (13.75%) TCP/IP
17 145 (13.38%) Degree
18 135 (12.45%) Mac OS X
19 132 (12.18%) User Experience
20 124 (11.44%) VMware
21 121 (11.16%) Azure
22 116 (10.70%) Mac OS
23 115 (10.61%) DNS
24 111 (10.24%) JavaScript
25 108 (9.96%) iPad
26 104 (9.59%) SLA
27 99 (9.13%) Skype
28 96 (8.86%) iOS Development
29 95 (8.76%) MS Exchange
30 89 (8.21%) 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 95 (8.76%) MS Exchange
2 87 (8.03%) SharePoint
3 62 (5.72%) Skype for Business
4 35 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 28 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (1.29%) IIS
8 13 (1.20%) Confluence
9 10 (0.92%) CMS
9 10 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (0.92%) JBoss
9 10 (0.92%) Tomcat
10 9 (0.83%) Jetty
10 9 (0.83%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.55%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.55%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.28%) Apache
13 3 (0.28%) Drupal
14 2 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 214 (19.74%) Microsoft Office
2 51 (4.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 17 (1.57%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.74%) Sketch
5 7 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.46%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.37%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.37%) CINEMA 4D
8 4 (0.37%) InVision
8 4 (0.37%) SketchUp
9 3 (0.28%) Adobe XD
9 3 (0.28%) Zeplin
10 2 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.18%) Avid Media Composer
10 2 (0.18%) Figma
10 2 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
11 1 (0.092%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.092%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 4 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.18%) Shopify
3 1 (0.092%) assyst
3 1 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.092%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 451 (41.61%) Office 365
2 121 (11.16%) Azure
3 81 (7.47%) AWS
4 27 (2.49%) OneDrive
5 26 (2.40%) Azure Active Directory
6 22 (2.03%) SaaS
7 18 (1.66%) G Suite
7 18 (1.66%) PaaS
8 17 (1.57%) Mimecast
9 16 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 16 (1.48%) GitHub
9 16 (1.48%) WhatsApp
10 12 (1.11%) Siri
11 10 (0.92%) GCP
11 10 (0.92%) Power Platform
12 7 (0.65%) Apple Pay
12 7 (0.65%) Dropbox
13 6 (0.55%) Google Pay
13 6 (0.55%) IaaS
13 6 (0.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 149 (13.75%) TCP/IP
2 115 (10.61%) DNS
3 99 (9.13%) Skype
4 89 (8.21%) Firewall
5 82 (7.56%) DHCP
6 71 (6.55%) LAN
7 65 (6.00%) WAN
8 54 (4.98%) Internet
8 54 (4.98%) VPN
9 47 (4.34%) Wi-Fi
10 44 (4.06%) VoIP
11 40 (3.69%) Wireless
12 38 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
13 33 (3.04%) Cisco IOS
14 19 (1.75%) Broadband
15 15 (1.38%) IP Telephony
16 14 (1.29%) Intranet
16 14 (1.29%) SAN
17 12 (1.11%) NAS
18 11 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (5.35%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.21%) NoSQL
3 13 (1.20%) MySQL
3 13 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (0.92%) FileMaker
5 10 (0.92%) Power BI
6 7 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (0.55%) DTS
7 6 (0.55%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (0.55%) SQL Server 2017
8 5 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.37%) Big Data
9 4 (0.37%) Blockchain
9 4 (0.37%) Data Lake
9 4 (0.37%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.28%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.28%) Redis
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 62 (5.72%) Git (software)
2 37 (3.41%) Xcode
3 34 (3.14%) JIRA
4 10 (0.92%) Jenkins
5 9 (0.83%) CocoaPods
6 8 (0.74%) fastlane
7 7 (0.65%) Android Studio
7 7 (0.65%) Cypress.io
8 6 (0.55%) WinDbg
9 5 (0.46%) MSI
10 4 (0.37%) Appium
10 4 (0.37%) Calabash
10 4 (0.37%) JUnit
11 3 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.28%) Balsamiq
11 3 (0.28%) CircleCI
11 3 (0.28%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.18%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.18%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 159 (14.67%) Finance
2 63 (5.81%) Retail
3 46 (4.24%) Marketing
4 34 (3.14%) Public Sector
5 23 (2.12%) Front Office
6 19 (1.75%) Publishing
7 16 (1.48%) Banking
8 9 (0.83%) Billing
8 9 (0.83%) Telecoms
9 8 (0.74%) Back Office
9 8 (0.74%) Games
10 7 (0.65%) Legal
10 7 (0.65%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.55%) Advertising
11 6 (0.55%) Automotive
12 5 (0.46%) Law
13 4 (0.37%) Electronics
13 4 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.37%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 197 (18.17%) Support Engineer
2 177 (16.33%) Developer
3 154 (14.21%) Analyst
4 133 (12.27%) IT Support
5 108 (9.96%) Desktop Support
6 92 (8.49%) IT Engineer
7 89 (8.21%) Support Analyst
8 75 (6.92%) Desktop Engineer
9 72 (6.64%) iOS Developer
10 70 (6.46%) 2nd Line Support
11 63 (5.81%) Senior Developer
12 58 (5.35%) IT Support Engineer
13 57 (5.26%) IT Analyst
14 53 (4.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 53 (4.89%) Service Analyst
15 51 (4.70%) Service Desk Analyst
16 42 (3.87%) Software Engineer
17 34 (3.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
18 31 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
18 31 (2.86%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (5.07%) HTML
2 53 (4.89%) .NET
3 33 (3.04%) JSON
3 33 (3.04%) RESTful
4 32 (2.95%) iOS SDK
5 31 (2.86%) CSS
6 29 (2.68%) REST
7 24 (2.21%) ASP.NET
7 24 (2.21%) Core Animation
8 22 (2.03%) XML
9 21 (1.94%) React Native
10 20 (1.85%) LDAP
10 20 (1.85%) Node.js
11 19 (1.75%) HTML5
12 18 (1.66%) CSS3
13 17 (1.57%) Web Services
14 15 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (1.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (1.38%) Spring
15 14 (1.29%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 132 (12.18%) User Experience
2 108 (9.96%) iPad
3 88 (8.12%) Mobile App
4 84 (7.75%) iPhone
5 66 (6.09%) Self-Motivation
6 59 (5.44%) Video Conferencing
7 53 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
8 50 (4.61%) Smartphone
9 45 (4.15%) Driving Licence
10 42 (3.87%) Blackberry
11 41 (3.78%) Management Information System
12 37 (3.41%) Data Centre
13 27 (2.49%) BYOD
14 25 (2.31%) Animation
15 21 (1.94%) Handset
16 16 (1.48%) Apple TV
16 16 (1.48%) EPoS
17 14 (1.29%) Social Media
18 12 (1.11%) BBC
18 12 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 588 (54.24%) Windows
2 319 (29.43%) Windows 10
3 283 (26.11%) Apple iOS
4 247 (22.79%) Android
5 207 (19.10%) Windows 7
6 201 (18.54%) Windows Server
7 135 (12.45%) Mac OS X
8 116 (10.70%) Mac OS
9 87 (8.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 82 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 74 (6.83%) Linux
12 57 (5.26%) Windows 8
13 26 (2.40%) tvOS
14 24 (2.21%) Windows XP
15 18 (1.66%) Windows Phone
16 17 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (0.55%) watchOS
18 5 (0.46%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.46%) Windows Vista
19 4 (0.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (17.99%) ITIL
2 157 (14.48%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (14.39%) Problem-Solving
4 96 (8.86%) iOS Development
5 73 (6.73%) Service Management
6 72 (6.64%) Mentoring
7 71 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 66 (6.09%) Software Engineering
9 60 (5.54%) Scrum
10 58 (5.35%) Mobile Device Management
11 57 (5.26%) Mobile Development
12 56 (5.17%) Computer Science
13 50 (4.61%) TDD
14 48 (4.43%) Service Delivery
15 46 (4.24%) Coaching
15 46 (4.24%) ITSM
16 45 (4.15%) Android Development
17 42 (3.87%) Change Management
18 41 (3.78%) Project Management
19 40 (3.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 111 (10.24%) JavaScript
2 76 (7.01%) Apple Swift
3 74 (6.83%) Objective-C
4 71 (6.55%) Java
5 68 (6.27%) C#
6 64 (5.90%) C
6 64 (5.90%) PowerShell
7 56 (5.17%) SQL
8 37 (3.41%) Python
9 23 (2.12%) PHP
9 23 (2.12%) Ruby
10 20 (1.85%) VBA
11 14 (1.29%) Scala
11 14 (1.29%) TypeScript
12 12 (1.11%) R
12 12 (1.11%) VBScript
13 11 (1.01%) Bash Shell
13 11 (1.01%) C++
14 10 (0.92%) Kotlin
15 8 (0.74%) Go
Qualifications
1 145 (13.38%) Degree
2 64 (5.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (4.06%) A+ Certification
4 25 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (2.21%) Security Cleared
6 22 (2.03%) CCNA
6 22 (2.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 22 (2.03%) MCP
7 19 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
7 19 (1.75%) MCITP
8 17 (1.57%) MCSA
9 16 (1.48%) MCSE
10 15 (1.38%) DBS Check
11 11 (1.01%) CISA
11 11 (1.01%) CISM
11 11 (1.01%) CISSP
11 11 (1.01%) MOS
12 9 (0.83%) CCENT
13 8 (0.74%) HND
13 8 (0.74%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (9.59%) SLA
2 20 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.48%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.48%) QA
4 10 (0.92%) Cyber Essentials
5 9 (0.83%) GDPR
5 9 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 7 (0.65%) NIST
7 1 (0.092%) GxP
7 1 (0.092%) PMO
System Software
1 378 (34.87%) Active Directory
2 84 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 29 (2.68%) Docker
5 21 (1.94%) Virtual Desktop
6 16 (1.48%) VMware Workstation
7 13 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (1.01%) Firmware
9 8 (0.74%) vSphere
10 7 (0.65%) BitLocker
10 7 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.65%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (0.37%) StorNext
14 2 (0.18%) NFS
14 2 (0.18%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.18%) XenApp
15 1 (0.092%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 181 (16.70%) SCCM
2 73 (6.73%) Microsoft Intune
3 45 (4.15%) Jamf Pro
4 31 (2.86%) AirWatch
5 17 (1.57%) WSUS
6 11 (1.01%) Kubernetes
7 10 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
8 9 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (0.55%) FortiGate
10 6 (0.55%) Icinga
10 6 (0.55%) Kibana
10 6 (0.55%) Mesos
10 6 (0.55%) Nagios
10 6 (0.55%) Oozie
10 6 (0.55%) Perfmon
11 4 (0.37%) Ansible
11 4 (0.37%) Puppet
11 4 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
12 3 (0.28%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 405 (37.36%) Microsoft
2 124 (11.44%) VMware
3 83 (7.66%) Cisco
4 77 (7.10%) Google
5 69 (6.37%) Citrix
6 66 (6.09%) Adobe
7 52 (4.80%) HP
8 49 (4.52%) Avaya
9 38 (3.51%) ServiceNow
10 33 (3.04%) Bloomberg
10 33 (3.04%) Reuters
11 27 (2.49%) Dell
11 27 (2.49%) Meraki
12 25 (2.31%) Polycom
13 24 (2.21%) MobileIron
13 24 (2.21%) Samsung
14 23 (2.12%) Xamarin
15 18 (1.66%) Sony
16 15 (1.38%) Facebook
16 15 (1.38%) Veeam