Period
to 21 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Mac OS X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS X over the 6 months to 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 741 577 550
Rank change year-on-year -164 -27 -43
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 347 749 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.46% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.10% 2.00% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 270 591 658
UK median annual salary £30,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.86% -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -17.91% -1.47% -2.86%

Mac OS X is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 31,429 37,471 43,324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.95% 22.91% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24,873 30,230 34,911
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50% -

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in the UK

Mac OS X
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS X.

Salary trend for Mac OS X in the UK

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS X over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Mac OS X in the UK

Mac OS X
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS X within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 2019. 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 -159 324 £30,500 -12.86% 78
London -92 201 £32,000 -15.23% 31
UK excluding London -98 140 £27,500 -17.91% 53
South East -16 33 £27,000 -32.50% 16
North of England -10 31 £31,250 -6.72% 8
East of England +4 27 £25,500 -7.27% 10
North West +43 24 £31,250 -21.88% 2
Scotland +16 18 - - 5
West Midlands +27 16 £28,000 -35.63% 2
Midlands +1 16 £28,000 +1.82% 4
South West -8 14 £32,500 -27.78% 10
Yorkshire -16 4 £26,125 -22.01% 3
North East +11 3 £20,000 -4.76% 3
Wales +5 1 £21,651 -21.27% 1

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, IT jobs citing Mac OS X 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 Mac OS X.

1 262 (75.50%) Windows
2 191 (55.04%) Active Directory
3 167 (48.13%) Office 365
4 145 (41.79%) Microsoft
5 144 (41.50%) Windows 10
6 114 (32.85%) Apple
7 106 (30.55%) Windows 7
8 99 (28.53%) Microsoft Office
9 92 (26.51%) Linux
10 91 (26.22%) Windows Server
11 78 (22.48%) Apple iOS
12 75 (21.61%) Microsoft Certification
13 65 (18.73%) LAN
13 65 (18.73%) Android
14 62 (17.87%) DNS
15 59 (17.00%) Firewall
16 56 (16.14%) Cisco
17 52 (14.99%) TCP/IP
18 51 (14.70%) Windows Server 2012
19 49 (14.12%) Python
20 48 (13.83%) WAN
20 48 (13.83%) Problem-Solving
21 46 (13.26%) DHCP
22 44 (12.68%) SharePoint
22 44 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
23 43 (12.39%) Degree
23 43 (12.39%) ITIL
24 42 (12.10%) Software Engineering
25 41 (11.82%) SCCM
25 41 (11.82%) Windows 8

Mac OS X
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 44 (12.68%) SharePoint
2 37 (10.66%) MS Exchange
3 19 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (3.17%) CMS
5 8 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.31%) IIS
6 5 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.44%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.44%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.15%) Drupal
7 4 (1.15%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.15%) Site Server
8 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.58%) Confluence
9 2 (0.58%) WordPress
10 1 (0.29%) Apache
10 1 (0.29%) Moodle
10 1 (0.29%) nginx
10 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 99 (28.53%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (5.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 9 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.73%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.44%) NUKE
6 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.29%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.29%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.29%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.29%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 167 (48.13%) Office 365
2 40 (11.53%) Azure
3 38 (10.95%) AWS
4 20 (5.76%) G Suite
5 12 (3.46%) GCP
6 9 (2.59%) Mimecast
7 7 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 6 (1.73%) SaaS
9 5 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (1.44%) OneDrive
10 4 (1.15%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.15%) Dropbox
11 3 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.86%) Amazon Glacier
11 3 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.86%) GitHub
11 3 (0.86%) IaaS
11 3 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 65 (18.73%) LAN
2 62 (17.87%) DNS
3 59 (17.00%) Firewall
4 52 (14.99%) TCP/IP
5 48 (13.83%) WAN
6 46 (13.26%) DHCP
7 38 (10.95%) VoIP
8 24 (6.92%) Internet
9 23 (6.63%) Wireless
10 21 (6.05%) VLAN
11 19 (5.48%) Wi-Fi
12 17 (4.90%) VPN
13 16 (4.61%) SAN
13 16 (4.61%) Skype
14 11 (3.17%) IP Telephony
15 8 (2.31%) Cisco IOS
15 8 (2.31%) Miracast
16 7 (2.02%) ADSL
16 7 (2.02%) HTTP
16 7 (2.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.02%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.44%) MongoDB
3 5 (1.44%) MySQL
4 4 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (1.15%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (0.86%) MariaDB
6 2 (0.58%) Big Data
7 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (6.05%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.31%) JIRA
3 4 (1.15%) Jasmine
3 4 (1.15%) Protractor
4 2 (0.58%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.58%) Selenium
4 2 (0.58%) Subversion
5 1 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.29%) Bitbucket Server
5 1 (0.29%) CodeSonar
5 1 (0.29%) git-flow
5 1 (0.29%) GitLab
5 1 (0.29%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.29%) Hudson
5 1 (0.29%) JUnit
5 1 (0.29%) Maven
5 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.29%) Mockito
5 1 (0.29%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.29%) webpack
General
1 29 (8.36%) Finance
2 22 (6.34%) Marketing
3 9 (2.59%) Public Sector
4 8 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.44%) Automotive
5 5 (1.44%) Law
6 3 (0.86%) Games
7 2 (0.58%) Legal
7 2 (0.58%) Retail
8 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 81 (23.34%) Support Engineer
2 73 (21.04%) IT Engineer
3 65 (18.73%) IT Support
4 47 (13.54%) Analyst
5 43 (12.39%) IT Support Engineer
6 32 (9.22%) Field Engineer
7 31 (8.93%) Support Analyst
8 29 (8.36%) 2nd Line Support
8 29 (8.36%) Desktop Support
9 24 (6.92%) Software Engineer
10 23 (6.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 21 (6.05%) 1st Line Support
11 21 (6.05%) Developer
11 21 (6.05%) IT Analyst
12 18 (5.19%) Field Service Engineer
13 16 (4.61%) Desktop Engineer
13 16 (4.61%) Service Analyst
14 14 (4.03%) Administrator
14 14 (4.03%) Hardware Engineer
14 14 (4.03%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.63%) CSS
1 23 (6.63%) HTML
2 16 (4.61%) RESTful
3 15 (4.32%) REST
4 12 (3.46%) React
5 10 (2.88%) AngularJS
5 10 (2.88%) Kafka
5 10 (2.88%) Spring
6 9 (2.59%) HTML5
7 8 (2.31%) JSON
7 8 (2.31%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (2.31%) XML
7 8 (2.31%) X-Windows
8 7 (2.02%) .NET
8 7 (2.02%) Django
8 7 (2.02%) jQuery
8 7 (2.02%) Web Services
9 6 (1.73%) Node.js
9 6 (1.73%) Vue.js
10 5 (1.44%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.93%) Driving Licence
2 22 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.76%) Video Conferencing
4 18 (5.19%) Data Centre
5 16 (4.61%) iPad
6 14 (4.03%) iPhone
7 13 (3.75%) Data Structures
7 13 (3.75%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.31%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.31%) Chromecast
8 8 (2.31%) Digital Signage
9 7 (2.02%) Mobile App
9 7 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.44%) Animation
11 5 (1.44%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.44%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.44%) User Experience
11 5 (1.44%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 262 (75.50%) Windows
2 144 (41.50%) Windows 10
3 106 (30.55%) Windows 7
4 92 (26.51%) Linux
5 91 (26.22%) Windows Server
6 78 (22.48%) Apple iOS
7 65 (18.73%) Android
8 51 (14.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 44 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (11.82%) Windows 8
11 22 (6.34%) Mac OS
12 15 (4.32%) CentOS
13 12 (3.46%) Ubuntu
14 8 (2.31%) Unix
15 7 (2.02%) Windows XP
16 6 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
17 2 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
18 1 (0.29%) Debian
18 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X Server
18 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (13.83%) Problem-Solving
2 43 (12.39%) ITIL
3 42 (12.10%) Software Engineering
4 33 (9.51%) Service Management
5 31 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (7.49%) Asset Management
7 21 (6.05%) Incident Management
8 19 (5.48%) Fintech
9 18 (5.19%) DevOps
9 18 (5.19%) ITSM
9 18 (5.19%) TDD
10 17 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (4.90%) Time Management
11 16 (4.61%) Task Automation
12 14 (4.03%) Critical Thinking
12 14 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 14 (4.03%) Refactoring
13 13 (3.75%) Artificial Intelligence
13 13 (3.75%) Data Protection
13 13 (3.75%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (14.12%) Python
2 25 (7.20%) SQL
3 22 (6.34%) C
3 22 (6.34%) PowerShell
4 20 (5.76%) C++
5 19 (5.48%) Java
6 18 (5.19%) JavaScript
7 15 (4.32%) Bash Shell
8 13 (3.75%) Ruby
9 10 (2.88%) Apple Swift
10 7 (2.02%) Java 8
10 7 (2.02%) PHP
11 6 (1.73%) C#
11 6 (1.73%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.44%) Kotlin
12 5 (1.44%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.15%) ES6
13 4 (1.15%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.29%) Java 9
14 1 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 75 (21.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (12.39%) Degree
3 37 (10.66%) MCP
4 35 (10.09%) MCITP
5 31 (8.93%) CCNA
5 31 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (8.36%) MCSA
7 17 (4.90%) MCSE
8 16 (4.61%) MCTS
9 14 (4.03%) A+ Certification
10 13 (3.75%) CCENT
11 12 (3.46%) RHCA
12 8 (2.31%) DBS Check
13 7 (2.02%) CCNP
14 5 (1.44%) CCA
14 5 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
14 5 (1.44%) Security Cleared
15 4 (1.15%) CCEA
15 4 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
16 3 (0.86%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.63%) SLA
2 4 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.86%) QA
4 2 (0.58%) GDPR
4 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) COBIT
5 1 (0.29%) WCAG
System Software
1 191 (55.04%) Active Directory
2 21 (6.05%) Hyper-V
3 18 (5.19%) Docker
4 15 (4.32%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (3.75%) pfSense
7 7 (2.02%) Terminal Services
7 7 (2.02%) vSphere
8 6 (1.73%) XenApp
9 5 (1.44%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (1.44%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.58%) KVM
12 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.29%) Firmware
12 1 (0.29%) iptables
12 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (11.82%) SCCM
2 18 (5.19%) Microsoft Intune
3 15 (4.32%) Jamf Pro
4 13 (3.75%) Ansible
5 12 (3.46%) Kubernetes
5 12 (3.46%) WSUS
6 6 (1.73%) Mesos
7 5 (1.44%) Marathon
8 4 (1.15%) DameWare
8 4 (1.15%) ZENworks
9 3 (0.86%) IBM BigFix
9 3 (0.86%) Nagios
9 3 (0.86%) vCenter Server
10 2 (0.58%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.58%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (0.29%) SafeCom
11 1 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 145 (41.79%) Microsoft
2 114 (32.85%) Apple
3 56 (16.14%) Cisco
4 37 (10.66%) VMware
5 36 (10.37%) Citrix
6 33 (9.51%) HP
7 31 (8.93%) Adobe
8 26 (7.49%) Meraki
9 24 (6.92%) Dell
10 14 (4.03%) Aruba
10 14 (4.03%) Google
11 13 (3.75%) Red Hat
11 13 (3.75%) WatchGuard
12 12 (3.46%) CommVault
12 12 (3.46%) Ivanti
13 6 (1.73%) ServiceNow
14 5 (1.44%) Bomgar
14 5 (1.44%) Foundry
14 5 (1.44%) Sitecore
14 5 (1.44%) Veeam