Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 351 389 373
Rank change year-on-year +38 -16 -17
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1,576 1,423 1,775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.90% 0.80% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 2.04% 1.80% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,317 1,181 1,588
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,225 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,800 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% -6.67% +15.38%

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 77,437 78,885 91,613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.04% 44.41% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 60,347 62,374 74,592
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +1.20% +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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 2018. 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 +15 1,458 £35,000 - 197
London +66 827 £40,000 +17.65% 87
UK excluding London -22 701 £30,000 -14.29% 120
South East +50 271 £28,000 -13.85% 24
North of England -30 119 £29,250 -10.00% 37
Midlands +14 90 £32,500 +12.47% 16
South West -26 86 £36,750 -30.00% 14
East of England -39 73 £30,000 -40.00% 18
North West -1 63 £33,500 -16.25% 24
West Midlands +1 54 £32,500 +11.11% 12
Yorkshire -7 42 £24,000 -13.51% 12
East Midlands +16 36 £35,000 +22.81% 4
Scotland -15 27 £40,000 +8.09% 8
Northern Ireland +24 25 £40,000 +70.21% 2
Wales +9 14 £38,000 +16.92% 1
North East -19 14 £37,500 +30.43% 1
Channel Islands +2 7 £28,000 +3.70%

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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.

1 895 (56.79%) Windows
2 733 (46.51%) Active Directory
3 704 (44.67%) Microsoft
4 405 (25.70%) Office 365
5 399 (25.32%) Apple iOS
6 341 (21.64%) Microsoft Office
7 327 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
8 323 (20.49%) VMware
9 321 (20.37%) Windows 10
10 311 (19.73%) Windows 7
11 303 (19.23%) Windows Server
12 297 (18.85%) ITIL
13 296 (18.78%) Android
14 290 (18.40%) Mac OS X
15 281 (17.83%) DNS
16 270 (17.13%) Finance
17 258 (16.37%) DHCP
18 233 (14.78%) Google
19 218 (13.83%) Microsoft Certification
20 213 (13.52%) MS Exchange
21 202 (12.82%) Linux
22 189 (11.99%) SCCM
23 186 (11.80%) User Experience
24 184 (11.68%) Windows Server 2008
25 183 (11.61%) Hyper-V
26 176 (11.17%) Firewall
27 175 (11.10%) Cisco
28 174 (11.04%) Git (software)
29 172 (10.91%) Citrix
30 169 (10.72%) Windows Server 2012

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
1 213 (13.52%) MS Exchange
2 84 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (4.44%) Skype for Business
4 66 (4.19%) SharePoint
5 54 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 40 (2.54%) JBoss
7 32 (2.03%) Tomcat
8 27 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
9 21 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 21 (1.33%) IIS
10 18 (1.14%) Mule
10 18 (1.14%) Mule ESB
11 15 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
12 14 (0.89%) Confluence
13 12 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
14 9 (0.57%) IBM Notes
14 9 (0.57%) Marvel
15 8 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (0.44%) Apache Spark
16 7 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 341 (21.64%) Microsoft Office
2 71 (4.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (2.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (1.78%) Photoshop
5 20 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (0.95%) InDesign
7 10 (0.63%) InVision
7 10 (0.63%) MS Visio
8 9 (0.57%) OmniGraffle
8 9 (0.57%) Pixate
8 9 (0.57%) UXPin
9 8 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.32%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
12 2 (0.13%) Avid Media Composer
13 1 (0.063%) LibreOffice
13 1 (0.063%) Mozilla Thunderbird
13 1 (0.063%) Revit
Business Applications
1 14 (0.89%) Magento
2 8 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.25%) Shopify
4 3 (0.19%) Eikon
4 3 (0.19%) Relativity
5 1 (0.063%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.063%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.063%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 405 (25.70%) Office 365
2 115 (7.30%) Amazon AWS
3 112 (7.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 60 (3.81%) SaaS
5 49 (3.11%) G Suite
6 27 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
7 24 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 24 (1.52%) Mimecast
7 24 (1.52%) PaaS
8 22 (1.40%) iTunes
9 19 (1.21%) IaaS
10 14 (0.89%) Firebase
11 13 (0.82%) Google Play
11 13 (0.82%) OneDrive
12 12 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
12 12 (0.76%) Slack
13 11 (0.70%) Adobe Analytics
14 9 (0.57%) Amazon S3
15 8 (0.51%) CloudFront
15 8 (0.51%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 281 (17.83%) DNS
2 258 (16.37%) DHCP
3 176 (11.17%) Firewall
4 148 (9.39%) TCP/IP
5 112 (7.11%) VPN
6 106 (6.73%) LAN
7 101 (6.41%) WAN
8 80 (5.08%) Wireless
9 55 (3.49%) VoIP
10 54 (3.43%) Skype
11 48 (3.05%) Wi-Fi
12 47 (2.98%) SAN
13 46 (2.92%) Internet
14 45 (2.86%) Network Security
15 35 (2.22%) VLAN
16 34 (2.16%) NetScaler
17 33 (2.09%) Cisco IOS
18 21 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
19 19 (1.21%) SSL
20 18 (1.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (6.66%) SQL Server
2 87 (5.52%) NoSQL
3 50 (3.17%) SQL Server 2016
4 29 (1.84%) MongoDB
5 28 (1.78%) MySQL
6 18 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 16 (1.02%) Relational Database
8 12 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (0.76%) SQLite
9 11 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (0.63%) Big Data
11 8 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (0.44%) Blockchain
12 7 (0.44%) FileMaker
12 7 (0.44%) Power BI
13 5 (0.32%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.25%) GIS
14 4 (0.25%) OLTP
14 4 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 174 (11.04%) Git (software)
2 68 (4.31%) Xcode
3 48 (3.05%) Jenkins
4 44 (2.79%) JIRA
5 34 (2.16%) JUnit
6 23 (1.46%) Gradle
7 22 (1.40%) Selenium
7 22 (1.40%) Subversion
8 19 (1.21%) JMeter
9 18 (1.14%) Bitbucket
9 18 (1.14%) IntelliJ
10 17 (1.08%) Cucumber
11 16 (1.02%) CocoaPods
11 16 (1.02%) gulp
11 16 (1.02%) SoapUI
12 15 (0.95%) Eclipse
13 14 (0.89%) Appium
14 12 (0.76%) GitLab
15 11 (0.70%) Grunt
16 10 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 270 (17.13%) Finance
2 135 (8.57%) Retail
3 64 (4.06%) Banking
4 54 (3.43%) Marketing
5 45 (2.86%) Telecoms
6 37 (2.35%) Electronics
7 27 (1.71%) Automotive
7 27 (1.71%) Publishing
8 22 (1.40%) Games
8 22 (1.40%) Law
8 22 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.14%) Advertising
10 16 (1.02%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.02%) Investment Banking
10 16 (1.02%) Legal
11 10 (0.63%) Back Office
12 9 (0.57%) Military
13 6 (0.38%) German Language
13 6 (0.38%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 316 (20.05%) Developer
2 295 (18.72%) Support Engineer
3 208 (13.20%) Analyst
4 183 (11.61%) Desktop Support
5 160 (10.15%) IT Support
6 151 (9.58%) 2nd Line Support
7 146 (9.26%) Support Analyst
8 130 (8.25%) IT Engineer
9 121 (7.68%) iOS Developer
10 104 (6.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 94 (5.96%) Desktop Engineer
12 82 (5.20%) IT Support Engineer
13 75 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 73 (4.63%) Senior Developer
15 71 (4.51%) .NET Developer
16 69 (4.38%) Social Media Developer
17 67 (4.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 66 (4.19%) Support Technician
19 62 (3.93%) Service Analyst
20 54 (3.43%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (6.85%) Web Services
2 107 (6.79%) .NET
3 104 (6.60%) RESTful
4 86 (5.46%) HTML
5 76 (4.82%) ASP.NET
5 76 (4.82%) Node.js
6 75 (4.76%) REST
7 71 (4.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 67 (4.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 67 (4.25%) XML
9 62 (3.93%) WCF
10 60 (3.81%) JSON
11 59 (3.74%) CSS
12 52 (3.30%) AngularJS
13 51 (3.24%) SOAP
14 41 (2.60%) iOS SDK
15 37 (2.35%) .NET Core
16 34 (2.16%) jQuery
17 31 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 31 (1.97%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 186 (11.80%) User Experience
2 161 (10.22%) iPad
3 149 (9.45%) Mobile App
4 129 (8.19%) iPhone
5 115 (7.30%) Blackberry
6 85 (5.39%) Driving Licence
7 83 (5.27%) Self-Motivation
8 74 (4.70%) Data Centre
9 72 (4.57%) Smartphone
9 72 (4.57%) Social Media
10 70 (4.44%) BBC
11 68 (4.31%) Management Information System
12 62 (3.93%) Video Conferencing
13 55 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
14 46 (2.92%) Computer Science
15 41 (2.60%) Contactless
16 34 (2.16%) EMV
17 31 (1.97%) EPoS
18 27 (1.71%) NHS
19 24 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 895 (56.79%) Windows
2 399 (25.32%) Apple iOS
3 321 (20.37%) Windows 10
4 311 (19.73%) Windows 7
5 303 (19.23%) Windows Server
6 296 (18.78%) Android
7 290 (18.40%) Mac OS X
8 202 (12.82%) Linux
9 184 (11.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 169 (10.72%) Windows Server 2012
11 70 (4.44%) Mac OS
12 69 (4.38%) Windows 8
13 29 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (1.33%) Windows Phone
14 21 (1.33%) Windows XP
15 19 (1.21%) Unix
16 11 (0.70%) Nucleus RTOS
17 9 (0.57%) Solaris
17 9 (0.57%) Ubuntu
18 7 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (18.85%) ITIL
3 162 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
4 151 (9.58%) TDD
5 144 (9.14%) iOS Development
6 124 (7.87%) BDD
7 106 (6.73%) E-Commerce
7 106 (6.73%) OO
8 103 (6.54%) Mobile Device Management
9 102 (6.47%) MVC
10 89 (5.65%) Service Management
11 85 (5.39%) Scrum
12 71 (4.51%) Analytics
13 70 (4.44%) Service Delivery
14 69 (4.38%) Test Automation
15 67 (4.25%) Project Management
16 66 (4.19%) Incident Management
17 65 (4.12%) Software Engineering
18 64 (4.06%) Information Security
19 63 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 151 (9.58%) Java
2 130 (8.25%) Apple Swift
3 114 (7.23%) Objective-C
4 100 (6.35%) JavaScript
5 97 (6.15%) C#
6 82 (5.20%) Ruby
7 76 (4.82%) SQL
8 58 (3.68%) PowerShell
9 50 (3.17%) PHP
9 50 (3.17%) Python
10 39 (2.47%) C
11 33 (2.09%) C++
12 18 (1.14%) Kotlin
12 18 (1.14%) VBScript
13 17 (1.08%) Java 8
14 15 (0.95%) TypeScript
15 11 (0.70%) Go
15 11 (0.70%) R
16 10 (0.63%) Bash Shell
16 10 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 218 (13.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 162 (10.28%) DBS Check
3 137 (8.69%) MCSE
4 135 (8.57%) Degree
5 121 (7.68%) MCP
6 118 (7.49%) MCSA
7 64 (4.06%) MCTS
8 46 (2.92%) A+ Certification
9 33 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 32 (2.03%) MCDST
11 29 (1.84%) CISSP
11 29 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
12 23 (1.46%) MCITP
13 21 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
14 20 (1.27%) Security Cleared
15 17 (1.08%) CEH
15 17 (1.08%) GIAC
16 16 (1.02%) SC Cleared
17 15 (0.95%) CISMP
17 15 (0.95%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (6.73%) SLA
2 36 (2.28%) QA
3 33 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (1.84%) PCI DSS
4 29 (1.84%) PSD2
5 22 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 15 (0.95%) GDPR
7 14 (0.89%) PMO
8 9 (0.57%) PA-DSS
9 5 (0.32%) COBIT
9 5 (0.32%) PMBOK
10 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.19%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.063%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.063%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.063%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.063%) EMIR
11 1 (0.063%) FATCA
11 1 (0.063%) GCP
11 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 733 (46.51%) Active Directory
2 183 (11.61%) Hyper-V
3 163 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 78 (4.95%) XenApp
5 65 (4.12%) XenDesktop
6 62 (3.93%) Microsoft App-V
7 54 (3.43%) VMware ESXi
8 40 (2.54%) Docker
9 27 (1.71%) vSphere
10 22 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
11 20 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
12 17 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
13 16 (1.02%) Terminal Services
14 12 (0.76%) Firmware
15 10 (0.63%) XenServer
16 8 (0.51%) DFS Replication
17 7 (0.44%) BitLocker
17 7 (0.44%) VMware Server
18 4 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
19 3 (0.19%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 189 (11.99%) SCCM
2 70 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 46 (2.92%) AirWatch
4 36 (2.28%) SCOrch
5 35 (2.22%) Jamf Pro
6 34 (2.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 33 (2.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 23 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
9 21 (1.33%) Kubernetes
10 20 (1.27%) Backup Exec
11 18 (1.14%) ServiceCenter
12 17 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
13 14 (0.89%) WSUS
14 12 (0.76%) Puppet
15 11 (0.70%) Ansible
15 11 (0.70%) FortiGate
16 10 (0.63%) Perfmon
17 9 (0.57%) Terraform
18 7 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
19 6 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 704 (44.67%) Microsoft
2 323 (20.49%) VMware
3 233 (14.78%) Google
4 175 (11.10%) Cisco
5 172 (10.91%) Citrix
6 100 (6.35%) Facebook
7 84 (5.33%) Adobe
8 83 (5.27%) HP
9 81 (5.14%) Dell
10 77 (4.89%) Yahoo!
11 72 (4.57%) Sony
12 64 (4.06%) MobileIron
13 57 (3.62%) ServiceNow
14 42 (2.66%) PayPal
15 33 (2.09%) Remedy
16 32 (2.03%) Ivanti
17 31 (1.97%) Reuters
18 29 (1.84%) Bloomberg
18 29 (1.84%) Samsung
19 24 (1.52%) SAP