Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 391 375
Rank change year-on-year +54 -16 -27
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1,606 1,349 1,727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.93% 0.80% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 2.10% 1.80% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,331 1,154 1,524
UK median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -9.33% +11.94%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%

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 76,513 74,784 91,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.52% 44.21% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 59,983 60,084 74,571
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,940 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% -1.19% +5.00%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +33 1,489 £36,000 +4.35% 186
London +63 814 £40,000 +23.08% 90
UK excluding London -2 733 £32,500 -7.14% 103
South East +34 288 £30,000 -7.69% 29
North of England -32 124 £37,500 +29.31% 31
South West -20 104 £35,000 -22.22% 16
Midlands +28 97 £35,000 +27.27% 11
West Midlands +23 69 £36,250 +45.00% 3
East of England -48 68 £35,000 -26.32% 9
North West -9 56 £40,000 +2.56% 18
Yorkshire +24 48 £28,750 +3.60% 9
East Midlands +14 28 £32,500 +12.07% 8
Scotland -15 28 £32,500 -13.33% 3
North East -33 20 £45,000 +100.00% 4
Wales +15 18 £40,000 +23.08% 3
Northern Ireland +11 9 £40,000 +70.21%
Channel Islands +5 6 £28,000 +3.70% 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 907 (56.48%) Windows
2 720 (44.83%) Active Directory
3 674 (41.97%) Microsoft
4 422 (26.28%) Office 365
5 376 (23.41%) Apple iOS
6 367 (22.85%) Agile Software Development
7 358 (22.29%) Microsoft Office
8 322 (20.05%) Windows Server
9 318 (19.80%) Windows 7
10 316 (19.68%) Windows 10
11 315 (19.61%) ITIL
12 312 (19.43%) VMware
13 288 (17.93%) Mac OS X
14 282 (17.56%) Android
15 267 (16.63%) Finance
16 232 (14.45%) Google
17 224 (13.95%) DNS
18 213 (13.26%) Linux
19 210 (13.08%) MS Exchange
20 207 (12.89%) Git (software)
21 206 (12.83%) DHCP
22 201 (12.52%) Microsoft Certification
23 197 (12.27%) User Experience
24 186 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
25 180 (11.21%) SCCM
26 171 (10.65%) Windows Server 2012
26 171 (10.65%) Citrix
27 167 (10.40%) Firewall
28 165 (10.27%) Hyper-V
29 164 (10.21%) Retail

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
1 210 (13.08%) MS Exchange
2 76 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 76 (4.73%) SharePoint
3 62 (3.86%) Skype for Business
4 57 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 40 (2.49%) JBoss
6 32 (1.99%) Tomcat
7 20 (1.25%) Mule
7 20 (1.25%) Mule ESB
8 19 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (1.00%) IIS
10 14 (0.87%) Confluence
10 14 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (0.81%) Apache Spark
12 10 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 10 (0.62%) IBM Notes
13 9 (0.56%) Marvel
14 8 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
15 7 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 358 (22.29%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (2.30%) Photoshop
4 28 (1.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 27 (1.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 18 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 17 (1.06%) InDesign
8 16 (1.00%) OmniGraffle
9 14 (0.87%) InVision
10 11 (0.68%) MS Visio
11 9 (0.56%) Pixate
11 9 (0.56%) UXPin
12 5 (0.31%) Acrobat
12 5 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
12 5 (0.31%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
13 3 (0.19%) LibreOffice
13 3 (0.19%) Mozilla Thunderbird
14 2 (0.12%) Avid Media Composer
14 2 (0.12%) Maya
Business Applications
1 20 (1.25%) Magento
2 9 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.37%) Eikon
4 5 (0.31%) Relativity
5 4 (0.25%) Shopify
6 2 (0.12%) Concordance
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.062%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.062%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.062%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 422 (26.28%) Office 365
2 136 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 129 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
4 76 (4.73%) SaaS
5 49 (3.05%) G Suite
6 27 (1.68%) PaaS
7 26 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
8 23 (1.43%) IaaS
9 22 (1.37%) Mimecast
10 19 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 19 (1.18%) iTunes
11 9 (0.56%) Firebase
11 9 (0.56%) OneDrive
11 9 (0.56%) Slack
12 8 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.50%) Google Play
12 8 (0.50%) Sage Pay
13 7 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
14 6 (0.37%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 224 (13.95%) DNS
2 206 (12.83%) DHCP
3 167 (10.40%) Firewall
4 118 (7.35%) TCP/IP
5 95 (5.92%) LAN
6 92 (5.73%) WAN
7 83 (5.17%) VPN
8 59 (3.67%) Wireless
9 56 (3.49%) Skype
10 52 (3.24%) VoIP
11 45 (2.80%) Internet
12 41 (2.55%) NetScaler
13 38 (2.37%) SAN
13 38 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
14 34 (2.12%) Network Security
14 34 (2.12%) VLAN
15 33 (2.05%) Remote Desktop
16 28 (1.74%) Cisco IOS
17 19 (1.18%) IP Telephony
18 18 (1.12%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (6.29%) SQL Server
2 93 (5.79%) NoSQL
3 44 (2.74%) MySQL
4 37 (2.30%) MongoDB
4 37 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 32 (1.99%) SQL Server 2014
6 21 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 14 (0.87%) SQLite
8 12 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (0.75%) Power BI
9 11 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (0.68%) Relational Database
10 8 (0.50%) Big Data
10 8 (0.50%) Blockchain
10 8 (0.50%) FileMaker
11 7 (0.44%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.31%) Apache Hive
12 5 (0.31%) HBase
12 5 (0.31%) Neo4j
12 5 (0.31%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 207 (12.89%) Git (software)
2 67 (4.17%) Xcode
3 60 (3.74%) JIRA
4 36 (2.24%) Jenkins
5 31 (1.93%) JUnit
6 26 (1.62%) Subversion
7 20 (1.25%) IntelliJ
8 19 (1.18%) Selenium
9 16 (1.00%) Gradle
9 16 (1.00%) gulp
9 16 (1.00%) SoapUI
10 15 (0.93%) JMeter
11 14 (0.87%) Appium
11 14 (0.87%) Bitbucket
11 14 (0.87%) Cucumber
11 14 (0.87%) Eclipse
12 13 (0.81%) Visual Studio
13 11 (0.68%) Axure RP
13 11 (0.68%) Grunt
14 9 (0.56%) Vagrant
General
1 267 (16.63%) Finance
2 164 (10.21%) Retail
3 69 (4.30%) Marketing
4 44 (2.74%) Banking
5 41 (2.55%) Electronics
6 39 (2.43%) Telecoms
7 31 (1.93%) Law
8 28 (1.74%) Automotive
9 27 (1.68%) Manufacturing
10 25 (1.56%) Advertising
11 23 (1.43%) Games
12 21 (1.31%) Legal
13 20 (1.25%) Publishing
14 17 (1.06%) Financial Institution
15 14 (0.87%) Back Office
16 11 (0.68%) French Language
17 10 (0.62%) German Language
17 10 (0.62%) Multimedia
18 8 (0.50%) Military
19 4 (0.25%) Georgian Language
Job Titles
1 351 (21.86%) Developer
2 312 (19.43%) Support Engineer
3 202 (12.58%) Desktop Support
4 200 (12.45%) Analyst
5 156 (9.71%) IT Support
6 147 (9.15%) Support Analyst
7 140 (8.72%) 2nd Line Support
8 133 (8.28%) IT Engineer
9 129 (8.03%) Desktop Engineer
10 128 (7.97%) iOS Developer
11 104 (6.48%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 96 (5.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 89 (5.54%) Social Media Developer
14 84 (5.23%) IT Support Engineer
15 81 (5.04%) Mac Engineer
16 79 (4.92%) .NET Developer
17 72 (4.48%) Architect
18 71 (4.42%) Senior Developer
19 61 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
20 58 (3.61%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (7.10%) Web Services
2 111 (6.91%) RESTful
3 110 (6.85%) .NET
4 106 (6.60%) HTML
5 88 (5.48%) ASP.NET
5 88 (5.48%) Node.js
6 83 (5.17%) CSS
7 80 (4.98%) REST
8 78 (4.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 77 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 74 (4.61%) WCF
11 70 (4.36%) XML
12 60 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 55 (3.42%) AngularJS
14 53 (3.30%) JSON
15 52 (3.24%) SOAP
16 49 (3.05%) HTML5
17 43 (2.68%) iOS SDK
18 41 (2.55%) jQuery
19 32 (1.99%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 197 (12.27%) User Experience
2 139 (8.66%) iPad
2 139 (8.66%) Mobile App
3 134 (8.34%) iPhone
4 97 (6.04%) Social Media
5 95 (5.92%) Blackberry
6 92 (5.73%) BBC
7 91 (5.67%) Driving Licence
8 82 (5.11%) Smartphone
9 67 (4.17%) Data Centre
10 66 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
11 65 (4.05%) Management Information System
12 53 (3.30%) Video Conferencing
13 46 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
14 44 (2.74%) Computer Science
15 38 (2.37%) Contactless
16 34 (2.12%) EMV
17 25 (1.56%) EPoS
18 23 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
19 20 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 907 (56.48%) Windows
2 376 (23.41%) Apple iOS
3 322 (20.05%) Windows Server
4 318 (19.80%) Windows 7
5 316 (19.68%) Windows 10
6 288 (17.93%) Mac OS X
7 282 (17.56%) Android
8 213 (13.26%) Linux
9 186 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 171 (10.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 88 (5.48%) Windows 8
12 79 (4.92%) Mac OS
13 34 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 24 (1.49%) Windows Phone
15 19 (1.18%) Windows XP
16 15 (0.93%) Unix
17 11 (0.68%) Ubuntu
18 10 (0.62%) Nucleus RTOS
19 8 (0.50%) CentOS
19 8 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (22.85%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (19.61%) ITIL
3 155 (9.65%) Problem-Solving
4 143 (8.90%) TDD
5 141 (8.78%) iOS Development
6 132 (8.22%) E-Commerce
7 122 (7.60%) OO
8 121 (7.53%) BDD
9 120 (7.47%) MVC
10 103 (6.41%) Mobile Device Management
11 87 (5.42%) Service Management
12 78 (4.86%) Scrum
13 74 (4.61%) Project Management
14 71 (4.42%) Incident Management
15 69 (4.30%) Unit Testing
15 69 (4.30%) Web Application Development
16 66 (4.11%) Time Management
17 64 (3.99%) Test Automation
18 62 (3.86%) Information Security
19 57 (3.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 146 (9.09%) Java
2 116 (7.22%) Apple Swift
2 116 (7.22%) C#
3 115 (7.16%) JavaScript
4 109 (6.79%) Objective-C
5 89 (5.54%) Ruby
6 74 (4.61%) PHP
7 63 (3.92%) SQL
8 53 (3.30%) PowerShell
9 51 (3.18%) Python
10 38 (2.37%) C
11 22 (1.37%) C++
12 16 (1.00%) VBScript
13 15 (0.93%) Java 8
14 14 (0.87%) R
15 12 (0.75%) Bash Shell
16 11 (0.68%) Go
16 11 (0.68%) Kotlin
17 10 (0.62%) T-SQL
18 9 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 201 (12.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 158 (9.84%) Degree
3 141 (8.78%) DBS Check
4 124 (7.72%) MCSE
5 97 (6.04%) MCP
6 91 (5.67%) MCSA
7 45 (2.80%) MCTS
8 33 (2.05%) A+ Certification
9 31 (1.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 30 (1.87%) CISSP
11 25 (1.56%) MCDST
12 24 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
12 24 (1.49%) MCITP
13 21 (1.31%) CISM
13 21 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (1.12%) Security Cleared
15 13 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (0.81%) SC Cleared
16 12 (0.75%) CCNA
17 8 (0.50%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (6.35%) SLA
2 41 (2.55%) QA
3 33 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (1.81%) PSD2
5 23 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 23 (1.43%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.62%) PMO
7 9 (0.56%) COBIT
8 8 (0.50%) PA-DSS
9 7 (0.44%) GDPR
10 5 (0.31%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.31%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.19%) COSHH
12 2 (0.12%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.12%) EMIR
12 2 (0.12%) FATCA
12 2 (0.12%) GMP
12 2 (0.12%) MiFID
13 1 (0.062%) GCP
13 1 (0.062%) PMBOK
System Software
1 720 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 165 (10.27%) Hyper-V
3 154 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 89 (5.54%) XenApp
5 75 (4.67%) XenDesktop
6 73 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
7 63 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
8 38 (2.37%) Docker
9 25 (1.56%) vSphere
10 19 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
12 13 (0.81%) Terminal Services
13 12 (0.75%) Firmware
13 12 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
14 9 (0.56%) BitLocker
14 9 (0.56%) XenServer
15 8 (0.50%) DFS Replication
15 8 (0.50%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.25%) Xsan
17 3 (0.19%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 180 (11.21%) SCCM
2 78 (4.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 45 (2.80%) SCOrch
4 41 (2.55%) AirWatch
5 40 (2.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 40 (2.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 38 (2.37%) Jamf Pro
7 21 (1.31%) Backup Exec
8 20 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (1.06%) Kubernetes
9 17 (1.06%) WSUS
10 14 (0.87%) ServiceCenter
11 10 (0.62%) Ansible
11 10 (0.62%) Puppet
12 8 (0.50%) Terraform
13 7 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
13 7 (0.44%) DameWare
14 6 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
14 6 (0.37%) SCOM
15 5 (0.31%) vRealize
Vendors
1 674 (41.97%) Microsoft
2 312 (19.43%) VMware
3 232 (14.45%) Google
4 171 (10.65%) Citrix
5 151 (9.40%) Cisco
6 120 (7.47%) Facebook
7 97 (6.04%) Yahoo!
8 92 (5.73%) Sony
9 90 (5.60%) Adobe
10 62 (3.86%) MobileIron
11 60 (3.74%) HP
12 56 (3.49%) Dell
13 52 (3.24%) ServiceNow
14 43 (2.68%) PayPal
15 33 (2.05%) Ivanti
16 30 (1.87%) SAP
17 26 (1.62%) Remedy
18 18 (1.12%) Bloomberg
18 18 (1.12%) Samsung
19 17 (1.06%) iManage