Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 376 390 365
Rank change year-on-year +14 -25 +15
Permanent jobs citing Apple 1,326 1,454 1,627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.82% 0.82% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 1.84% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,102 1,191 1,456
UK median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,375
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.43% - -

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 69,021 78,963 83,412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.68% 44.35% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 53,526 61,068 67,328
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -1 1,237 £35,000 - 235
London +47 725 £47,500 +23.38% 97
UK excluding London -56 576 £31,000 -11.43% 147
South East -27 175 £30,000 -7.69% 37
North of England -25 116 £31,500 - 46
East of England +34 91 £27,500 -52.17% 21
North West -4 80 £34,250 -4.86% 23
Midlands +10 79 £32,500 -7.14% 24
South West -54 62 £35,000 -22.22% 10
East Midlands +26 45 £30,000 +7.14% 6
West Midlands 0 34 £35,000 - 18
Yorkshire -6 33 £30,250 +23.47% 20
Northern Ireland +25 26 £40,000 -0.62% 2
Wales +24 15 £35,000 +70.73% 2
Scotland -1 14 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Channel Islands - 12 £33,500 -
North East -11 3 £27,500 -35.29% 3

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 746 (56.26%) Windows
2 537 (40.50%) Active Directory
3 524 (39.52%) Microsoft
4 414 (31.22%) Apple iOS
5 304 (22.93%) Office 365
6 288 (21.72%) Windows Server
7 273 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
8 270 (20.36%) Microsoft Office
9 266 (20.06%) ITIL
10 263 (19.83%) Windows 7
11 257 (19.38%) Windows 10
12 247 (18.63%) Android
13 219 (16.52%) Google
14 203 (15.31%) VMware
15 201 (15.16%) Mac OS X
16 191 (14.40%) MS Exchange
17 190 (14.33%) SCCM
18 184 (13.88%) Finance
19 182 (13.73%) TCP/IP
20 179 (13.50%) Linux
21 177 (13.35%) DNS
22 165 (12.44%) iOS Development
23 164 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
23 164 (12.37%) TDD
24 163 (12.29%) DHCP
25 161 (12.14%) Citrix
26 158 (11.92%) Apple Swift
27 157 (11.84%) Problem-Solving
28 155 (11.69%) Git (software)
29 148 (11.16%) Cisco

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
1 191 (14.40%) MS Exchange
2 95 (7.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (4.52%) Skype for Business
4 43 (3.24%) SharePoint
5 36 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 33 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 29 (2.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 21 (1.58%) IIS
9 20 (1.51%) CMS
10 16 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
11 15 (1.13%) JBoss
11 15 (1.13%) Tomcat
12 13 (0.98%) IBM Notes
13 12 (0.90%) Apache Spark
14 9 (0.68%) Confluence
14 9 (0.68%) Mule
15 8 (0.60%) Mule ESB
16 7 (0.53%) Jetty
16 7 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
16 7 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 270 (20.36%) Microsoft Office
2 58 (4.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 30 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.53%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.38%) Snapchat
7 3 (0.23%) InDesign
8 2 (0.15%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.15%) InVision
8 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.15%) Pixate
9 1 (0.075%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.075%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.075%) Mozilla Thunderbird
9 1 (0.075%) QuarkXPress
9 1 (0.075%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 6 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.38%) Magento
3 2 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.075%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.075%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 304 (22.93%) Office 365
2 101 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
3 79 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (2.64%) Apple Pay
5 33 (2.49%) G Suite
6 32 (2.41%) iTunes
7 23 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (1.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 18 (1.36%) Siri
10 17 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (1.28%) Google Pay
11 16 (1.21%) Mimecast
12 15 (1.13%) Google Play
13 13 (0.98%) Amazon Alexa
14 12 (0.90%) Samsung Pay
15 11 (0.83%) SaaS
16 10 (0.75%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
16 10 (0.75%) Firebase
16 10 (0.75%) GitHub
17 9 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 182 (13.73%) TCP/IP
2 177 (13.35%) DNS
3 163 (12.29%) DHCP
4 144 (10.86%) Firewall
5 87 (6.56%) LAN
5 87 (6.56%) Wireless
6 84 (6.33%) VPN
7 65 (4.90%) WAN
8 62 (4.68%) Internet
9 49 (3.70%) VoIP
10 47 (3.54%) Skype
11 43 (3.24%) Network Security
12 38 (2.87%) Wi-Fi
13 36 (2.71%) SAN
14 27 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
15 25 (1.89%) HTTP
16 20 (1.51%) Ethernet
17 19 (1.43%) VLAN
18 17 (1.28%) NetScaler
19 16 (1.21%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 87 (6.56%) NoSQL
3 70 (5.28%) SQL Server 2016
4 27 (2.04%) Big Data
5 16 (1.21%) Hadoop
5 16 (1.21%) MongoDB
6 14 (1.06%) Relational Database
7 12 (0.90%) MySQL
8 9 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (0.68%) HBase
9 8 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (0.38%) DB2
10 5 (0.38%) SQLite
11 4 (0.30%) Apache Hive
11 4 (0.30%) MariaDB
11 4 (0.30%) Neo4j
11 4 (0.30%) Power BI
11 4 (0.30%) QlikView
12 3 (0.23%) Flink
12 3 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 155 (11.69%) Git (software)
2 47 (3.54%) Xcode
3 37 (2.79%) JIRA
4 26 (1.96%) CocoaPods
4 26 (1.96%) Jenkins
5 25 (1.89%) WinDbg
6 21 (1.58%) JUnit
7 19 (1.43%) Subversion
8 15 (1.13%) GitLab
8 15 (1.13%) Mercurial
8 15 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (1.06%) Selenium
10 13 (0.98%) Cucumber
10 13 (0.98%) Gradle
11 12 (0.90%) CircleCI
12 9 (0.68%) Bitbucket
12 9 (0.68%) Travis CI
13 8 (0.60%) Buildbot
13 8 (0.60%) IntelliJ
14 7 (0.53%) JMeter
General
1 184 (13.88%) Finance
2 61 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 60 (4.52%) Marketing
4 59 (4.45%) Banking
5 53 (4.00%) Retail
6 35 (2.64%) Investment Banking
7 33 (2.49%) Games
8 31 (2.34%) Publishing
9 22 (1.66%) Manufacturing
10 18 (1.36%) Advertising
11 17 (1.28%) Electronics
12 16 (1.21%) Automotive
13 13 (0.98%) Law
14 6 (0.45%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.45%) Legal
14 6 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.45%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.30%) Back Office
15 4 (0.30%) Music Industry
15 4 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 326 (24.59%) Developer
2 208 (15.69%) Analyst
3 205 (15.46%) Support Engineer
4 146 (11.01%) Desktop Support
5 142 (10.71%) IT Support
6 140 (10.56%) Support Analyst
7 130 (9.80%) iOS Developer
8 119 (8.97%) 2nd Line Support
9 78 (5.88%) .NET Developer
10 75 (5.66%) IT Engineer
11 65 (4.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 65 (4.90%) Senior Developer
12 64 (4.83%) Social Media Developer
13 59 (4.45%) IT Analyst
14 58 (4.37%) Service Analyst
15 53 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
15 53 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
16 51 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 51 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
17 50 (3.77%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (9.80%) RESTful
2 106 (7.99%) .NET
3 92 (6.94%) Node.js
4 87 (6.56%) ASP.NET
5 82 (6.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 81 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 73 (5.51%) .NET Core
8 72 (5.43%) WCF
9 67 (5.05%) HTML
10 56 (4.22%) REST
11 48 (3.62%) AngularJS
11 48 (3.62%) CSS
12 46 (3.47%) JSON
13 45 (3.39%) XML
14 44 (3.32%) Cocoa
14 44 (3.32%) Core Data
14 44 (3.32%) Web Services
15 39 (2.94%) Core Animation
16 33 (2.49%) Cocoa Touch
17 31 (2.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 124 (9.35%) User Experience
2 110 (8.30%) Mobile App
3 108 (8.14%) iPad
4 104 (7.84%) Blackberry
5 98 (7.39%) iPhone
6 75 (5.66%) Social Media
7 72 (5.43%) BBC
8 69 (5.20%) Computer Science
9 65 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
10 56 (4.22%) Management Information System
11 55 (4.15%) Data Centre
12 53 (4.00%) Smartphone
13 45 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
14 44 (3.32%) Fat Client
14 44 (3.32%) Thin Client
15 41 (3.09%) Animation
16 40 (3.02%) Driving Licence
17 39 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
18 32 (2.41%) Fintech
19 31 (2.34%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 746 (56.26%) Windows
2 414 (31.22%) Apple iOS
3 288 (21.72%) Windows Server
4 263 (19.83%) Windows 7
5 257 (19.38%) Windows 10
6 247 (18.63%) Android
7 201 (15.16%) Mac OS X
8 179 (13.50%) Linux
9 131 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 127 (9.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 66 (4.98%) Mac OS
12 45 (3.39%) Windows 8
13 33 (2.49%) Unix
14 20 (1.51%) Windows XP
15 18 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (0.83%) Windows Phone
17 10 (0.75%) Ubuntu
18 9 (0.68%) watchOS
19 7 (0.53%) CentOS
20 4 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (20.06%) ITIL
3 165 (12.44%) iOS Development
4 164 (12.37%) TDD
5 157 (11.84%) Problem-Solving
6 134 (10.11%) BDD
7 116 (8.75%) OO
8 104 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
8 104 (7.84%) MVC
9 85 (6.41%) Service Delivery
10 70 (5.28%) Analytics
11 69 (5.20%) Web Application Development
12 65 (4.90%) Test Automation
13 62 (4.68%) Software Engineering
14 61 (4.60%) Project Management
15 59 (4.45%) Information Security
16 53 (4.00%) Scrum
17 52 (3.92%) Mobile Development
18 50 (3.77%) Data Protection
19 49 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (11.92%) Apple Swift
2 137 (10.33%) Java
3 132 (9.95%) Objective-C
4 94 (7.09%) Ruby
5 89 (6.71%) C#
6 73 (5.51%) JavaScript
7 72 (5.43%) SQL
8 58 (4.37%) PowerShell
9 49 (3.70%) Python
10 47 (3.54%) C++
11 33 (2.49%) C
12 32 (2.41%) Scala
13 28 (2.11%) VBScript
14 27 (2.04%) TypeScript
15 26 (1.96%) Kotlin
16 22 (1.66%) PHP
17 10 (0.75%) Bash Shell
18 9 (0.68%) Go
18 9 (0.68%) Java 8
19 7 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 164 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 108 (8.14%) Degree
3 90 (6.79%) MCSA
4 88 (6.64%) MCSE
5 87 (6.56%) MCP
6 70 (5.28%) DBS Check
7 48 (3.62%) A+ Certification
8 44 (3.32%) MCDST
9 38 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
10 35 (2.64%) CISSP
11 31 (2.34%) CEH
11 31 (2.34%) CISMP
11 31 (2.34%) CompTIA Security+
11 31 (2.34%) GIAC
12 27 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
13 26 (1.96%) MCTS
14 23 (1.73%) ACTC
15 22 (1.66%) Network+ Certification
16 21 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
17 20 (1.51%) ACHDS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (8.07%) SLA
2 55 (4.15%) QA
3 52 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 24 (1.81%) GDPR
6 15 (1.13%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.38%) MiFID
7 5 (0.38%) PMBOK
7 5 (0.38%) PMO
8 4 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.30%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.23%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.15%) PA-DSS
10 2 (0.15%) WCAG
11 1 (0.075%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.075%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.075%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 537 (40.50%) Active Directory
2 113 (8.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (7.77%) Hyper-V
4 55 (4.15%) XenApp
5 41 (3.09%) XenDesktop
6 32 (2.41%) Docker
7 31 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
8 30 (2.26%) VMware Workstation
9 25 (1.89%) vSphere
10 22 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
11 20 (1.51%) Terminal Services
12 14 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
13 12 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
14 10 (0.75%) BitLocker
15 8 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
16 5 (0.38%) Terminal Server
16 5 (0.38%) XenServer
17 4 (0.30%) Apache Flume
17 4 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 4 (0.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 190 (14.33%) SCCM
2 33 (2.49%) Microsoft Intune
3 29 (2.19%) AirWatch
4 27 (2.04%) Kubernetes
5 25 (1.89%) Perfmon
6 20 (1.51%) Jamf Pro
7 19 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (1.43%) Puppet
7 19 (1.43%) ServiceCenter
8 17 (1.28%) WSUS
9 16 (1.21%) Ansible
9 16 (1.21%) Cisco CUCM
9 16 (1.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 16 (1.21%) SCOrch
10 15 (1.13%) Backup Exec
11 13 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 13 (0.98%) FortiGate
11 13 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
12 10 (0.75%) IBM BigFix
13 7 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 524 (39.52%) Microsoft
2 219 (16.52%) Google
3 203 (15.31%) VMware
4 161 (12.14%) Citrix
5 148 (11.16%) Cisco
6 106 (7.99%) Facebook
7 83 (6.26%) HP
8 78 (5.88%) Dell
9 71 (5.35%) Sony
9 71 (5.35%) Yahoo!
10 55 (4.15%) Adobe
11 45 (3.39%) Remedy
12 40 (3.02%) Bloomberg
13 39 (2.94%) MobileIron
13 39 (2.94%) Reuters
14 38 (2.87%) Ivanti
15 37 (2.79%) ServiceNow
16 33 (2.49%) IBM
17 30 (2.26%) Samsung
18 22 (1.66%) SAP