Period
to 28 September 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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 351 459 387
Rank change year-on-year +108 -72 -2
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1,100 240 1,094
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.89% 0.50% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 2.28% 1.26% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 648 188 848
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
25th Percentile £28,500 £31,250 £25,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £50,000 £34,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.00% +47.06% -2.86%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £47,813
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,375 £66,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,840 £44,750 £29,000
% change year-on-year -28.85% +54.31% -3.33%

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 48,196 19,007 58,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.18% 39.55% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31,979 15,130 45,119
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,261 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 28 September 2021.

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 September 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 +115 1,033 £42,500 -15.00% 244
UK excluding London +73 555 £31,840 -28.85% 170
London +42 507 £52,500 -4.55% 83
Work from Home -60 274 £52,500 - 35
South East -45 149 £50,000 -4.76% 28
North of England -48 127 £35,000 -26.32% 54
Midlands -53 89 £27,000 -46.00% 45
South West -38 86 £29,000 -25.16% 15
North West -29 75 £36,500 -31.78% 24
East of England -39 68 £27,500 +7.84% 20
West Midlands -49 65 £27,500 -25.68% 18
Yorkshire -86 43 £30,000 -36.84% 17
Scotland -78 27 £37,500 -16.67% 7
East Midlands -55 24 £25,000 -54.55% 27
Wales -25 16 £32,500 - 2
North East - 9 £52,500 - 13
Northern Ireland - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 567 (51.55%) Microsoft
2 396 (36.00%) Windows
3 364 (33.09%) Microsoft 365
4 333 (30.27%) Active Directory
5 299 (27.18%) Social Skills
6 274 (24.91%) Azure
7 268 (24.36%) Android
8 256 (23.27%) Apple iOS
9 210 (19.09%) Google
10 207 (18.82%) Windows 10
11 197 (17.91%) Finance
12 176 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
13 167 (15.18%) ITIL
14 166 (15.09%) Microsoft Office
15 143 (13.00%) User Experience
16 142 (12.91%) JavaScript
16 142 (12.91%) Internet
17 141 (12.82%) Social Media
18 138 (12.55%) Adobe
19 134 (12.18%) AWS
20 131 (11.91%) Cybersecurity
21 127 (11.55%) Windows Server
22 126 (11.45%) Linux
23 125 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
24 123 (11.18%) React
25 116 (10.55%) Software Licensing
26 114 (10.36%) Microsoft Intune
27 111 (10.09%) Mobile App
27 111 (10.09%) iPhone
27 111 (10.09%) Git (software)

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 74 (6.73%) MS Exchange
2 71 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 57 (5.18%) IBM Domino
4 30 (2.73%) CMS
5 27 (2.45%) WordPress
6 16 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (1.27%) Apache Spark
8 13 (1.18%) Apache Solr
9 12 (1.09%) Confluence
10 9 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (0.73%) Apache
12 6 (0.55%) Kentico
13 4 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.36%) Drupal
13 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.36%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.18%) Facebook Platform
14 2 (0.18%) IIS
14 2 (0.18%) Moodle
Applications
1 166 (15.09%) Microsoft Office
2 59 (5.36%) Spreadsheet
3 44 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 34 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 23 (2.09%) Figma
6 17 (1.55%) Sketch
7 15 (1.36%) MS Visio
8 11 (1.00%) Zeplin
9 10 (0.91%) InVision
10 9 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 8 (0.73%) Adobe XD
12 5 (0.45%) Chatbot
13 4 (0.36%) Photoshop
14 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
14 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
15 1 (0.091%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 11 (1.00%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (0.91%) SAP Business One
3 9 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.55%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.27%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.18%) Magento
6 2 (0.18%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 1 (0.091%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.091%) Eikon
7 1 (0.091%) Raiser's Edge
7 1 (0.091%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 364 (33.09%) Microsoft 365
2 274 (24.91%) Azure
3 134 (12.18%) AWS
4 103 (9.36%) Azure Active Directory
5 43 (3.91%) GitHub
6 35 (3.18%) Google Play
6 35 (3.18%) OneDrive
7 24 (2.18%) Google Workspace
8 23 (2.09%) Google Analytics
9 21 (1.91%) Firebase
10 18 (1.64%) GCP
11 17 (1.55%) Azure Stack
11 17 (1.55%) Serverless
11 17 (1.55%) Slack
12 15 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
13 14 (1.27%) SaaS
14 13 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
14 13 (1.18%) PaaS
15 11 (1.00%) Amazon S3
15 11 (1.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 142 (12.91%) Internet
2 97 (8.82%) Firewall
3 86 (7.82%) DNS
4 80 (7.27%) VPN
5 79 (7.18%) TCP/IP
6 66 (6.00%) DHCP
7 61 (5.55%) LAN
7 61 (5.55%) WAN
8 54 (4.91%) Wireless
9 46 (4.18%) Wi-Fi
10 42 (3.82%) Cisco IOS
11 34 (3.09%) Intranet
12 32 (2.91%) VoIP
13 28 (2.55%) Network Security
14 27 (2.45%) Broadband
15 23 (2.09%) VLAN
16 22 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
17 21 (1.91%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 21 (1.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 17 (1.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (4.91%) SQL Server
2 41 (3.73%) MySQL
3 32 (2.91%) MongoDB
4 23 (2.09%) Redis
5 19 (1.73%) Relational Database
6 16 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
7 15 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (1.18%) Big Data
9 11 (1.00%) NoSQL
9 11 (1.00%) Tableau
10 9 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.64%) Blockchain
12 6 (0.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (0.55%) Hadoop
12 6 (0.55%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.45%) Aerospike
13 5 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (0.45%) Flink
13 5 (0.45%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 111 (10.09%) Git (software)
2 21 (1.91%) JIRA
2 21 (1.91%) Xcode
3 19 (1.73%) Jenkins
4 17 (1.55%) GitLab
5 15 (1.36%) webpack
6 12 (1.09%) Bitbucket
6 12 (1.09%) git-flow
6 12 (1.09%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.91%) fastlane
7 10 (0.91%) PostCSS
8 9 (0.82%) Ant
8 9 (0.82%) IntelliJ
8 9 (0.82%) Maven
8 9 (0.82%) Mercurial
8 9 (0.82%) NetBeans
8 9 (0.82%) Visual Studio Code
9 8 (0.73%) Cypress.io
10 7 (0.64%) WinDbg
11 6 (0.55%) CircleCI
General
1 299 (27.18%) Social Skills
2 197 (17.91%) Finance
3 89 (8.09%) Retail
4 77 (7.00%) Marketing
5 67 (6.09%) Advertising
6 45 (4.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 42 (3.82%) Banking
8 33 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
8 33 (3.00%) Games
9 27 (2.45%) Telecoms
10 26 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
11 22 (2.00%) Publishing
12 17 (1.55%) Billing
12 17 (1.55%) Legal
13 16 (1.45%) Manufacturing
13 16 (1.45%) Public Sector
14 14 (1.27%) Law
14 14 (1.27%) Organisational Skills
15 12 (1.09%) Back Office
15 12 (1.09%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 225 (20.45%) Developer
2 106 (9.64%) Support Engineer
3 100 (9.09%) IT Support
4 94 (8.55%) Analyst
5 92 (8.36%) Consultant
6 80 (7.27%) Cloud Consultant
7 68 (6.18%) IT Engineer
8 63 (5.73%) Senior Developer
9 57 (5.18%) Video Editor
10 55 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
11 51 (4.64%) IT Support Engineer
12 49 (4.45%) Software Engineer
12 49 (4.45%) Support Analyst
13 48 (4.36%) Desktop Support
14 45 (4.09%) Technical Consultant
15 43 (3.91%) iOS Developer
16 42 (3.82%) Mobile Developer
17 41 (3.73%) Applications Developer
17 41 (3.73%) Development Manager
18 38 (3.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (11.18%) React
2 89 (8.09%) CSS
3 82 (7.45%) React Native
4 73 (6.64%) HTML
5 68 (6.18%) Web Services
6 67 (6.09%) Node.js
7 64 (5.82%) RESTful
8 54 (4.91%) Vue.js
9 47 (4.27%) Sass
10 42 (3.82%) REST
11 40 (3.64%) COM
12 37 (3.36%) .NET
13 36 (3.27%) GraphQL
14 28 (2.55%) JSON
15 27 (2.45%) CSS3
16 25 (2.27%) Laravel
16 25 (2.27%) Tailwind CSS
17 23 (2.09%) Flutter
17 23 (2.09%) HTML5
17 23 (2.09%) Next.js
Miscellaneous
1 143 (13.00%) User Experience
2 141 (12.82%) Social Media
3 111 (10.09%) iPhone
3 111 (10.09%) Mobile App
4 99 (9.00%) Data Centre
5 83 (7.55%) Public Cloud
6 81 (7.36%) Self-Motivation
7 72 (6.55%) Smartphone
8 71 (6.45%) Driving Licence
9 57 (5.18%) Photography
10 55 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
11 48 (4.36%) iPad
12 45 (4.09%) Management Information System
13 34 (3.09%) Virtual Team
14 26 (2.36%) Blackberry
15 23 (2.09%) Digital Media
15 23 (2.09%) PKI
16 21 (1.91%) Clustering
17 19 (1.73%) Cyberthreat
18 17 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 396 (36.00%) Windows
2 268 (24.36%) Android
3 256 (23.27%) Apple iOS
4 207 (18.82%) Windows 10
5 127 (11.55%) Windows Server
6 126 (11.45%) Linux
7 68 (6.18%) Windows 7
8 60 (5.45%) Mac OS
9 52 (4.73%) Mac OS X
10 39 (3.55%) Windows Server 2019
11 23 (2.09%) Windows 8
11 23 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (2.00%) Unix
13 17 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (1.27%) Windows Server 2016
15 10 (0.91%) Windows XP
16 9 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (0.73%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
17 8 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (15.18%) ITIL
3 131 (11.91%) Cybersecurity
4 125 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
5 116 (10.55%) Software Licensing
6 93 (8.45%) Analytics
7 89 (8.09%) Software Engineering
8 88 (8.00%) TDD
9 85 (7.73%) DevOps
10 78 (7.09%) Artificial Intelligence
11 75 (6.82%) Presales
12 66 (6.00%) Time Management
13 65 (5.91%) iOS Development
14 64 (5.82%) Workflow
15 62 (5.64%) Full Stack Development
16 61 (5.55%) Mentoring
17 59 (5.36%) Digital Marketing
18 58 (5.27%) Computer Science
18 58 (5.27%) ITSM
18 58 (5.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 142 (12.91%) JavaScript
2 88 (8.00%) SQL
3 85 (7.73%) Python
4 79 (7.18%) Apple Swift
5 63 (5.73%) TypeScript
6 53 (4.82%) Java
7 46 (4.18%) Objective-C
8 43 (3.91%) PHP
9 39 (3.55%) PowerShell
10 33 (3.00%) Ruby
11 28 (2.55%) Go
12 26 (2.36%) Kotlin
13 24 (2.18%) ES6
14 22 (2.00%) C#
14 22 (2.00%) Scala
15 19 (1.73%) Bash Shell
16 16 (1.45%) Clojure
17 14 (1.27%) Shell Script
18 11 (1.00%) T-SQL
18 11 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (6.82%) Degree
2 54 (4.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (4.64%) Security Cleared
4 49 (4.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 46 (4.18%) SC Cleared
6 39 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (3.36%) MCP
8 33 (3.00%) MCSE
9 19 (1.73%) CCNA
10 15 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (1.09%) A+ Certification
11 12 (1.09%) CCNP
11 12 (1.09%) DBS Check
11 12 (1.09%) MCITP
11 12 (1.09%) MCSA
12 10 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 10 (0.91%) MCDST
13 9 (0.82%) CISM
13 9 (0.82%) CISSP
14 8 (0.73%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.36%) SLA
2 30 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (2.00%) PCI DSS
4 19 (1.73%) COBIT
5 18 (1.64%) GDPR
6 16 (1.45%) QA
7 5 (0.45%) Accessibility
7 5 (0.45%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.27%) ISO 13485
8 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.18%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.091%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.091%) HIPAA
System Software
1 333 (30.27%) Active Directory
2 68 (6.18%) Docker
2 68 (6.18%) Hyper-V
3 43 (3.91%) BitLocker
3 43 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 19 (1.73%) vSphere
6 9 (0.82%) XenApp
7 7 (0.64%) Firmware
7 7 (0.64%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (0.45%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.27%) pfSense
10 2 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.091%) HDFS
11 1 (0.091%) Snort
11 1 (0.091%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.091%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.091%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 114 (10.36%) Microsoft Intune
2 105 (9.55%) SCCM
3 56 (5.09%) Single Sign-On
4 55 (5.00%) Jamf Pro
5 46 (4.18%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 39 (3.55%) Kubernetes
7 20 (1.82%) AirWatch
8 17 (1.55%) Terraform
9 15 (1.36%) Ansible
10 11 (1.00%) SCOM
11 8 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (0.64%) Perfmon
13 6 (0.55%) WSUS
14 5 (0.45%) Cisco Prime
14 5 (0.45%) Packer
14 5 (0.45%) Puppet
15 4 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
15 4 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
15 4 (0.36%) ServiceCenter
16 3 (0.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 567 (51.55%) Microsoft
2 210 (19.09%) Google
3 138 (12.55%) Adobe
4 111 (10.09%) Cisco
5 81 (7.36%) VMware
6 61 (5.55%) HP
7 59 (5.36%) ServiceNow
8 50 (4.55%) Citrix
9 39 (3.55%) Facebook
10 35 (3.18%) Dell
11 27 (2.45%) Meraki
12 22 (2.00%) CheckPoint
12 22 (2.00%) SAP
12 22 (2.00%) Zscaler
13 21 (1.91%) F5
13 21 (1.91%) Netlify
14 19 (1.73%) Red Hat
15 17 (1.55%) Remedy
15 17 (1.55%) Symantec
15 17 (1.55%) Veeam