Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 334 382 384
Rank change year-on-year +48 +2 -35
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1,594 1,392 1,790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.91% 0.80% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 2.05% 1.82% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,352 1,219 1,598
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,450 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +16.67%

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 77,810 76,473 96,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.66% 43.79% 45.64%
Number of salaries quoted 61,635 61,469 78,591
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Apple in the UK

Apple
Top 16 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 18 February 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 +39 1,514 £35,000 - 269
UK excluding London +64 818 £35,000 +2.94% 186
London +5 740 £38,000 +2.70% 98
South East +33 271 £35,000 +4.48% 39
North of England +45 177 £35,000 +40.00% 52
Midlands +67 124 £32,500 +18.18% 35
South West +8 115 £35,000 -22.22% 23
East of England +8 91 £40,000 -38.46% 22
North West -3 84 £35,000 +27.27% 28
West Midlands +60 80 £35,000 +20.60% 26
Yorkshire +56 65 £30,000 +11.11% 20
East Midlands +40 46 £30,000 +20.00% 9
Scotland -9 32 £38,750 +64.89% 10
North East -35 28 £45,000 +100.00% 4
Wales +6 8 £57,500 +125.49% 3
Northern Ireland -15 4 £40,000 +33.33% 2

For the 6 months to 18 February 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.

1 887 (55.65%) Windows
2 625 (39.21%) Microsoft
3 610 (38.27%) Active Directory
4 447 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
5 411 (25.78%) Office 365
6 407 (25.53%) Apple iOS
7 381 (23.90%) Microsoft Office
8 348 (21.83%) Windows 7
9 341 (21.39%) Google
10 335 (21.02%) ITIL
11 334 (20.95%) Windows Server
12 305 (19.13%) Mac OS X
13 289 (18.13%) Git (software)
14 288 (18.07%) VMware
15 287 (18.01%) Windows 10
16 270 (16.94%) Android
17 253 (15.87%) Linux
18 236 (14.81%) Finance
19 221 (13.86%) MS Exchange
20 197 (12.36%) Windows Server 2008
21 186 (11.67%) RESTful
21 186 (11.67%) MVC
22 184 (11.54%) TDD
23 176 (11.04%) BDD
24 175 (10.98%) SQL Server
25 173 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification
25 173 (10.85%) Windows Server 2012
26 171 (10.73%) Facebook
26 171 (10.73%) User Experience
27 169 (10.60%) C#

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
1 221 (13.86%) MS Exchange
2 118 (7.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 91 (5.71%) Skype for Business
4 83 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 70 (4.39%) SharePoint
6 33 (2.07%) IIS
7 31 (1.94%) JBoss
8 27 (1.69%) Tomcat
9 25 (1.57%) Mule
9 25 (1.57%) Mule ESB
10 23 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
11 19 (1.19%) Apache
11 19 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (0.82%) CMS
13 12 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (0.75%) WordPress
14 11 (0.69%) Apache Spark
15 10 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 9 (0.56%) Confluence
17 8 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 381 (23.90%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (1.82%) Photoshop
3 26 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
4 22 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 11 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 7 (0.44%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (0.38%) InDesign
9 5 (0.31%) InVision
10 3 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
10 3 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
10 3 (0.19%) LibreOffice
10 3 (0.19%) Maya
10 3 (0.19%) Mozilla Thunderbird
11 2 (0.13%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.13%) InCopy
11 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.063%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 35 (2.20%) Magento
2 9 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (0.56%) Shopify
3 7 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.38%) Eikon
5 3 (0.19%) Concordance
5 3 (0.19%) Relativity
5 3 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.063%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 411 (25.78%) Office 365
2 133 (8.34%) Amazon AWS
3 123 (7.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 80 (5.02%) SaaS
5 40 (2.51%) G Suite
6 36 (2.26%) IaaS
7 35 (2.20%) Google Play
8 23 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
9 21 (1.32%) PaaS
10 18 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 14 (0.88%) Mimecast
12 12 (0.75%) GitHub
13 10 (0.63%) Google Analytics
13 10 (0.63%) Slack
14 7 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
15 6 (0.38%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
15 6 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
15 6 (0.38%) Google Drive
15 6 (0.38%) iTunes
16 5 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 157 (9.85%) Firewall
2 115 (7.21%) TCP/IP
3 113 (7.09%) DNS
4 95 (5.96%) DHCP
5 93 (5.83%) WAN
6 91 (5.71%) LAN
7 82 (5.14%) Skype
8 74 (4.64%) VPN
8 74 (4.64%) Wireless
9 58 (3.64%) VoIP
10 56 (3.51%) Internet
11 45 (2.82%) VLAN
12 41 (2.57%) Wi-Fi
13 36 (2.26%) Remote Desktop
14 33 (2.07%) SAN
15 31 (1.94%) Unified Communications
16 25 (1.57%) NetScaler
17 21 (1.32%) Cisco IOS
18 20 (1.25%) Broadband
18 20 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 151 (9.47%) NoSQL
3 90 (5.65%) SQL Server 2014
4 74 (4.64%) MySQL
5 52 (3.26%) MongoDB
6 36 (2.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 24 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
8 23 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
9 18 (1.13%) Neo4j
10 16 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (0.88%) Power BI
12 12 (0.75%) JanusGraph
12 12 (0.75%) Redis
13 9 (0.56%) OLAP
13 9 (0.56%) SQLite
14 8 (0.50%) Big Data
14 8 (0.50%) QlikView
15 6 (0.38%) Apache Hive
15 6 (0.38%) HBase
15 6 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 289 (18.13%) Git (software)
2 77 (4.83%) JIRA
3 63 (3.95%) Xcode
4 36 (2.26%) Subversion
5 33 (2.07%) JUnit
6 23 (1.44%) IntelliJ
6 23 (1.44%) Jenkins
7 19 (1.19%) Cucumber
8 17 (1.07%) Selenium
9 14 (0.88%) gulp
9 14 (0.88%) Visual Studio
10 13 (0.82%) Eclipse
10 13 (0.82%) Gradle
10 13 (0.82%) MSI
11 12 (0.75%) Axure RP
12 11 (0.69%) Grunt
12 11 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (0.63%) Appium
14 9 (0.56%) CocoaPods
14 9 (0.56%) SoapUI
General
1 236 (14.81%) Finance
2 156 (9.79%) Retail
3 115 (7.21%) Marketing
4 61 (3.83%) Banking
5 58 (3.64%) Electronics
6 54 (3.39%) Telecoms
7 43 (2.70%) Manufacturing
8 37 (2.32%) Law
9 36 (2.26%) Advertising
10 34 (2.13%) Publishing
11 33 (2.07%) Games
12 28 (1.76%) Multimedia
13 22 (1.38%) Investment Banking
14 21 (1.32%) Legal
15 20 (1.25%) Automotive
16 19 (1.19%) Back Office
17 17 (1.07%) Retail Banking
18 11 (0.69%) French Language
19 9 (0.56%) Financial Institution
20 7 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 426 (26.73%) Developer
2 270 (16.94%) Support Engineer
3 226 (14.18%) Analyst
4 180 (11.29%) Desktop Support
4 180 (11.29%) IT Support
5 160 (10.04%) Support Analyst
6 143 (8.97%) 2nd Line Support
6 143 (8.97%) Social Media Developer
7 126 (7.90%) iOS Developer
8 123 (7.72%) .NET Developer
9 114 (7.15%) IT Engineer
10 103 (6.46%) Desktop Engineer
11 89 (5.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 89 (5.58%) Mac Engineer
12 84 (5.27%) IT Support Engineer
13 70 (4.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 69 (4.33%) IT Analyst
15 59 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 54 (3.39%) Architect
17 52 (3.26%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (11.67%) RESTful
2 157 (9.85%) .NET
3 140 (8.78%) Node.js
4 133 (8.34%) ASP.NET
5 130 (8.16%) HTML
6 129 (8.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 122 (7.65%) WCF
8 116 (7.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 113 (7.09%) CSS
10 112 (7.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 110 (6.90%) Web Services
12 76 (4.77%) HTML5
13 73 (4.58%) REST
14 59 (3.70%) React
15 57 (3.58%) AngularJS
16 56 (3.51%) Spring
17 55 (3.45%) jQuery
18 54 (3.39%) XML
19 47 (2.95%) JSON
20 42 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 171 (10.73%) User Experience
2 156 (9.79%) Social Media
3 155 (9.72%) BBC
4 137 (8.59%) Mobile App
5 128 (8.03%) iPhone
6 88 (5.52%) Smartphone
7 85 (5.33%) iPad
8 74 (4.64%) Blackberry
9 53 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
10 51 (3.20%) Driving Licence
11 43 (2.70%) Management Information System
12 42 (2.63%) Data Centre
13 39 (2.45%) Computer Science
14 32 (2.01%) Data Protection Act
14 32 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
15 31 (1.94%) Data Structures
16 27 (1.69%) Fintech
17 26 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
18 21 (1.32%) Contactless
18 21 (1.32%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 887 (55.65%) Windows
2 407 (25.53%) Apple iOS
3 348 (21.83%) Windows 7
4 334 (20.95%) Windows Server
5 305 (19.13%) Mac OS X
6 287 (18.01%) Windows 10
7 270 (16.94%) Android
8 253 (15.87%) Linux
9 197 (12.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 173 (10.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 133 (8.34%) Windows 8
12 101 (6.34%) Mac OS
13 40 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 27 (1.69%) Windows Phone
15 23 (1.44%) Unix
16 18 (1.13%) Windows XP
17 10 (0.63%) Solaris
17 10 (0.63%) Windows Vista
18 9 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
19 8 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
2 335 (21.02%) ITIL
3 186 (11.67%) MVC
4 184 (11.54%) TDD
5 176 (11.04%) BDD
6 161 (10.10%) OO
7 145 (9.10%) iOS Development
8 131 (8.22%) E-Commerce
9 113 (7.09%) Web Application Development
10 93 (5.83%) Scrum
11 69 (4.33%) Service Management
12 68 (4.27%) Project Management
13 66 (4.14%) Unit Testing
14 65 (4.08%) Time Management
15 64 (4.02%) DevOps
16 63 (3.95%) Web Development
17 60 (3.76%) Cybersecurity
18 56 (3.51%) Mobile Device Management
19 55 (3.45%) Information Security
20 53 (3.32%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 169 (10.60%) C#
2 159 (9.97%) Java
3 143 (8.97%) JavaScript
4 131 (8.22%) Ruby
5 113 (7.09%) Objective-C
6 103 (6.46%) PHP
7 99 (6.21%) Apple Swift
8 79 (4.96%) SQL
9 49 (3.07%) PowerShell
10 47 (2.95%) Python
11 41 (2.57%) C
12 29 (1.82%) C++
13 19 (1.19%) Bash Shell
13 19 (1.19%) ES6
14 13 (0.82%) VBScript
15 12 (0.75%) GraphQL
16 10 (0.63%) R
17 8 (0.50%) Go
18 7 (0.44%) Perl
18 7 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 173 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 149 (9.35%) Degree
3 97 (6.09%) MCSE
4 61 (3.83%) MCP
5 53 (3.32%) DBS Check
6 48 (3.01%) MCSA
7 39 (2.45%) CISSP
8 34 (2.13%) MCITP
9 33 (2.07%) CISM
10 25 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (1.32%) CCNA
12 20 (1.25%) MCDST
13 17 (1.07%) CCA
13 17 (1.07%) Citrix Certification
14 16 (1.00%) Security Cleared
15 15 (0.94%) A+ Certification
16 14 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
16 14 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 13 (0.82%) SC Cleared
18 12 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (6.65%) SLA
2 47 (2.95%) QA
3 44 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 17 (1.07%) PCI DSS
6 15 (0.94%) PSD2
7 9 (0.56%) COBIT
7 9 (0.56%) GDPR
8 6 (0.38%) COSHH
8 6 (0.38%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.38%) Solvency II
9 5 (0.31%) GMP
9 5 (0.31%) PA-DSS
10 4 (0.25%) OIPF
11 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
11 2 (0.13%) EMIR
11 2 (0.13%) FATCA
11 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.13%) MiFID
12 1 (0.063%) HIPAA
System Software
1 610 (38.27%) Active Directory
2 163 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (7.28%) Hyper-V
4 83 (5.21%) XenApp
5 64 (4.02%) XenDesktop
6 60 (3.76%) VMware ESXi
7 48 (3.01%) Microsoft App-V
8 36 (2.26%) Docker
9 22 (1.38%) vSphere
10 12 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
10 12 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
11 10 (0.63%) Terminal Services
12 9 (0.56%) BitLocker
12 9 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
13 7 (0.44%) Firmware
14 4 (0.25%) Xsan
15 2 (0.13%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.13%) NFS
15 2 (0.13%) oVirt
15 2 (0.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 155 (9.72%) SCCM
2 45 (2.82%) Microsoft Intune
3 39 (2.45%) AirWatch
4 34 (2.13%) Jamf Pro
5 32 (2.01%) SCOrch
6 25 (1.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 25 (1.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 19 (1.19%) Backup Exec
8 15 (0.94%) Kubernetes
9 14 (0.88%) WSUS
10 13 (0.82%) ServiceCenter
11 12 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
12 11 (0.69%) Ansible
12 11 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (0.69%) Puppet
13 7 (0.44%) vRealize
14 6 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
14 6 (0.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 6 (0.38%) Malwarebytes
14 6 (0.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 625 (39.21%) Microsoft
2 341 (21.39%) Google
3 288 (18.07%) VMware
4 171 (10.73%) Facebook
5 155 (9.72%) Cisco
6 151 (9.47%) Citrix
7 148 (9.28%) Yahoo!
8 145 (9.10%) Sony
9 79 (4.96%) Adobe
10 56 (3.51%) HP
10 56 (3.51%) Ivanti
11 46 (2.89%) Dell
12 40 (2.51%) ServiceNow
13 37 (2.32%) SAP
14 35 (2.20%) McAfee
14 35 (2.20%) MobileIron
15 32 (2.01%) Remedy
16 28 (1.76%) PayPal
17 25 (1.57%) Xamarin
18 24 (1.51%) Avaya