Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 394 374 401
Rank change year-on-year -20 +27 -39
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1,076 1,402 1,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.77% 0.84% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 1.95% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 843 1,147 1,133
UK median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £72,500 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% -14.29% -

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 59,638 71,817 78,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.87% 43.13% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 45,296 55,598 61,073
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 22 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Apple in the UK

Apple
Top 15 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 22 September 2019. 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 -22 957 £34,500 -1.43% 262
UK excluding London +40 546 £29,000 -3.33% 181
London -40 496 £38,159 -4.60% 102
South West +63 148 £33,750 -3.57% 21
South East -82 81 £28,500 +1.79% 55
North of England -12 79 £26,125 -8.33% 39
Midlands +26 76 £29,500 -7.81% 33
East of England +56 74 £27,500 -4.35% 12
Scotland +68 64 £42,500 +6.25% 15
North West +19 60 £26,500 -24.29% 28
West Midlands +37 39 £29,000 -10.77% 20
East Midlands +18 37 £30,000 - 13
Northern Ireland -12 19 £23,000 -42.50%
Yorkshire -15 19 £26,000 +8.33% 10
Wales +1 5 £27,500 -15.38% 6

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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.

1 649 (60.32%) Windows
2 465 (43.22%) Microsoft
3 415 (38.57%) Active Directory
4 365 (33.92%) Office 365
5 333 (30.95%) Windows 10
6 282 (26.21%) Apple iOS
7 273 (25.37%) Microsoft Office
8 230 (21.38%) Windows 7
9 214 (19.89%) Windows Server
10 207 (19.24%) Android
11 188 (17.47%) ITIL
11 188 (17.47%) Problem-Solving
12 180 (16.73%) SCCM
13 169 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
14 158 (14.68%) Finance
15 138 (12.83%) Linux
16 124 (11.52%) MS Exchange
17 123 (11.43%) Cisco
18 118 (10.97%) Windows Server 2012
19 116 (10.78%) Azure
20 115 (10.69%) LAN
21 114 (10.59%) Mac OS X
22 113 (10.50%) Degree
23 109 (10.13%) VMware
24 108 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
24 108 (10.04%) DNS
24 108 (10.04%) AWS
25 105 (9.76%) Mac OS
26 97 (9.01%) Skype
26 97 (9.01%) Google

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
1 124 (11.52%) MS Exchange
2 67 (6.23%) SharePoint
2 67 (6.23%) Skype for Business
3 60 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 46 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 25 (2.32%) Confluence
7 22 (2.04%) IIS
8 21 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
10 9 (0.84%) CMS
10 9 (0.84%) JBoss
10 9 (0.84%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.74%) IBM Notes
12 7 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (0.65%) WordPress
13 6 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.46%) Mule
14 5 (0.46%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 273 (25.37%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 38 (3.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (2.42%) Photoshop
5 13 (1.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.93%) Adobe XD
7 6 (0.56%) CINEMA 4D
7 6 (0.56%) Maya
7 6 (0.56%) MODO
7 6 (0.56%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.56%) NUKE
8 4 (0.37%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.37%) S-PLUS
9 3 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.19%) Sketch
11 1 (0.093%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.093%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.093%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.37%) Magento
3 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.19%) Sonata
5 1 (0.093%) assyst
5 1 (0.093%) Eze OMS
5 1 (0.093%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 365 (33.92%) Office 365
2 116 (10.78%) Azure
3 108 (10.04%) AWS
4 34 (3.16%) GCP
5 31 (2.88%) G Suite
6 25 (2.32%) OneDrive
7 24 (2.23%) IaaS
8 22 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
9 18 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
10 17 (1.58%) IBM Cloud
10 17 (1.58%) Mimecast
10 17 (1.58%) SoftLayer
11 15 (1.39%) Google Play
11 15 (1.39%) SaaS
12 13 (1.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 13 (1.21%) GitHub
13 10 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (0.93%) PaaS
14 9 (0.84%) Amazon ECS
14 9 (0.84%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 115 (10.69%) LAN
2 108 (10.04%) DNS
3 97 (9.01%) Skype
4 93 (8.64%) TCP/IP
5 91 (8.46%) Firewall
6 83 (7.71%) DHCP
6 83 (7.71%) WAN
7 75 (6.97%) VoIP
8 60 (5.58%) VPN
9 47 (4.37%) Internet
10 46 (4.28%) Wireless
11 42 (3.90%) Wi-Fi
12 40 (3.72%) Cisco IOS
13 30 (2.79%) Network Security
14 27 (2.51%) NAS
14 27 (2.51%) SAN
15 26 (2.42%) VLAN
16 23 (2.14%) Remote Desktop
17 18 (1.67%) Broadband
18 12 (1.12%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (6.60%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.60%) MySQL
3 24 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (1.58%) NoSQL
6 13 (1.21%) DTS
7 12 (1.12%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.02%) SQLite
9 9 (0.84%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (0.65%) Redis
11 6 (0.56%) FileMaker
12 5 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (0.46%) Big Data
12 5 (0.46%) Power BI
13 4 (0.37%) Amazon Redshift
13 4 (0.37%) Hadoop
14 3 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.28%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 64 (5.95%) Git (software)
2 43 (4.00%) JIRA
3 26 (2.42%) Jenkins
4 16 (1.49%) TeamCity
5 15 (1.39%) SonarQube
5 15 (1.39%) Sonatype Nexus
5 15 (1.39%) Xcode
6 13 (1.21%) JMeter
7 12 (1.12%) Selenium
7 12 (1.12%) SpecFlow
8 10 (0.93%) LoadRunner
9 9 (0.84%) Balsamiq
10 7 (0.65%) IntelliJ
10 7 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.56%) Maven
11 6 (0.56%) Subversion
11 6 (0.56%) Travis CI
12 5 (0.46%) Appium
12 5 (0.46%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.46%) JUnit
General
1 158 (14.68%) Finance
2 51 (4.74%) Retail
3 39 (3.62%) Marketing
4 28 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 22 (2.04%) Public Sector
5 22 (2.04%) Publishing
6 21 (1.95%) Law
7 20 (1.86%) Banking
8 18 (1.67%) Military
9 16 (1.49%) Automotive
10 12 (1.12%) Legal
11 11 (1.02%) Electronics
11 11 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
12 10 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.93%) Games
13 7 (0.65%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.56%) Front Office
15 5 (0.46%) Advertising
15 5 (0.46%) Back Office
15 5 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 190 (17.66%) Analyst
2 164 (15.24%) Support Engineer
3 161 (14.96%) IT Support
4 148 (13.75%) Developer
5 112 (10.41%) Support Analyst
6 94 (8.74%) 2nd Line Support
7 86 (7.99%) IT Engineer
8 68 (6.32%) IT Analyst
9 63 (5.86%) Service Analyst
9 63 (5.86%) Service Desk Analyst
10 61 (5.67%) Desktop Support
11 57 (5.30%) IT Support Analyst
12 52 (4.83%) IT Support Engineer
12 52 (4.83%) Technical Support
13 51 (4.74%) iOS Developer
14 49 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
15 44 (4.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
16 42 (3.90%) Technical Engineer
17 40 (3.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 38 (3.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (4.74%) HTML
2 47 (4.37%) .NET
3 43 (4.00%) JSON
4 42 (3.90%) REST
5 38 (3.53%) Node.js
6 36 (3.35%) CSS
7 33 (3.07%) React
8 31 (2.88%) HTML5
9 30 (2.79%) RESTful
10 23 (2.14%) AngularJS
10 23 (2.14%) ASP.NET
11 22 (2.04%) XML
12 18 (1.67%) jQuery
13 16 (1.49%) Web Services
14 15 (1.39%) CSS3
14 15 (1.39%) Gherkin
15 14 (1.30%) .NET Framework
15 14 (1.30%) Core Data
15 14 (1.30%) React Native
16 13 (1.21%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 88 (8.18%) Mobile App
2 86 (7.99%) User Experience
3 77 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
4 75 (6.97%) Blackberry
5 73 (6.78%) Self-Motivation
6 63 (5.86%) Management Information System
7 51 (4.74%) Data Centre
8 46 (4.28%) Video Conferencing
9 45 (4.18%) Driving Licence
10 44 (4.09%) Smartphone
11 35 (3.25%) iPhone
12 20 (1.86%) EPoS
12 20 (1.86%) iPad
12 20 (1.86%) Mobile Computing
13 16 (1.49%) Handset
14 13 (1.21%) NHS
15 11 (1.02%) BYOD
15 11 (1.02%) Chromecast
15 11 (1.02%) Public Cloud
15 11 (1.02%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 649 (60.32%) Windows
2 333 (30.95%) Windows 10
3 282 (26.21%) Apple iOS
4 230 (21.38%) Windows 7
5 214 (19.89%) Windows Server
6 207 (19.24%) Android
7 138 (12.83%) Linux
8 118 (10.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 114 (10.59%) Mac OS X
10 105 (9.76%) Mac OS
11 90 (8.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 63 (5.86%) Windows 8
13 35 (3.25%) Unix
14 16 (1.49%) Ubuntu
15 15 (1.39%) Windows XP
16 10 (0.93%) CentOS
17 8 (0.74%) Debian
18 7 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
19 6 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 5 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (17.47%) ITIL
1 188 (17.47%) Problem-Solving
2 169 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (7.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 73 (6.78%) Service Management
5 71 (6.60%) iOS Development
6 69 (6.41%) Mobile Device Management
7 68 (6.32%) DevOps
7 68 (6.32%) Scrum
8 66 (6.13%) Migration
9 64 (5.95%) Incident Management
10 61 (5.67%) Information Security
11 60 (5.58%) Service Delivery
11 60 (5.58%) Software Engineering
12 58 (5.39%) Mentoring
13 54 (5.02%) TDD
14 50 (4.65%) BDD
15 49 (4.55%) ITSM
16 46 (4.28%) Project Management
17 44 (4.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 83 (7.71%) PowerShell
2 76 (7.06%) JavaScript
3 61 (5.67%) Apple Swift
4 58 (5.39%) SQL
5 55 (5.11%) C
6 47 (4.37%) Java
7 43 (4.00%) PHP
8 41 (3.81%) Objective-C
9 39 (3.62%) C#
10 36 (3.35%) Python
11 28 (2.60%) Ruby
12 24 (2.23%) C++
13 23 (2.14%) TypeScript
14 21 (1.95%) Bash Shell
15 14 (1.30%) ES6
15 14 (1.30%) Perl
16 10 (0.93%) VBScript
17 8 (0.74%) R
18 7 (0.65%) Kotlin
19 6 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 113 (10.50%) Degree
2 108 (10.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 51 (4.74%) A+ Certification
4 49 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 45 (4.18%) MCP
6 40 (3.72%) MCSA
7 35 (3.25%) MCITP
7 35 (3.25%) SC Cleared
8 30 (2.79%) CCNA
8 30 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (2.32%) MCDST
10 22 (2.04%) DV Cleared
11 21 (1.95%) MCSE
12 11 (1.02%) CCENT
12 11 (1.02%) ISEB
12 11 (1.02%) ISTQB
12 11 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 10 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
14 8 (0.74%) CISSP
14 8 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.16%) SLA
2 42 (3.90%) QA
3 23 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.21%) GDPR
5 11 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
5 11 (1.02%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.19%) HL7
7 2 (0.19%) NIST
7 2 (0.19%) PMO
8 1 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.093%) WCAG
System Software
1 415 (38.57%) Active Directory
2 75 (6.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (3.90%) Docker
4 41 (3.81%) Hyper-V
5 21 (1.95%) XenApp
6 17 (1.58%) XenDesktop
7 14 (1.30%) Firmware
8 10 (0.93%) Terminal Services
8 10 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
9 9 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (0.65%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 6 (0.56%) Samba
12 5 (0.46%) BitLocker
12 5 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.46%) vSphere
13 4 (0.37%) KVM
13 4 (0.37%) oVirt
13 4 (0.37%) QEMU
14 3 (0.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 180 (16.73%) SCCM
2 48 (4.46%) Microsoft Intune
3 31 (2.88%) Jamf Pro
4 28 (2.60%) WSUS
5 22 (2.04%) Kubernetes
5 22 (2.04%) Puppet
6 21 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
7 18 (1.67%) ServiceCenter
8 17 (1.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 14 (1.30%) Terraform
10 13 (1.21%) AirWatch
10 13 (1.21%) Ansible
11 9 (0.84%) Rancher
11 9 (0.84%) SCOM
12 8 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 6 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
15 5 (0.46%) NetBackup
15 5 (0.46%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 465 (43.22%) Microsoft
2 123 (11.43%) Cisco
3 109 (10.13%) VMware
4 97 (9.01%) Google
5 76 (7.06%) HP
6 74 (6.88%) Dell
7 67 (6.23%) Citrix
8 64 (5.95%) Adobe
9 45 (4.18%) ServiceNow
10 36 (3.35%) MobileIron
11 29 (2.70%) Avaya
12 28 (2.60%) Remedy
13 26 (2.42%) Bloomberg
13 26 (2.42%) Samsung
14 24 (2.23%) Reuters
15 22 (2.04%) Ivanti
16 19 (1.77%) Meraki
16 19 (1.77%) Xamarin
17 17 (1.58%) Atlassian
17 17 (1.58%) AVG