Period
to 26 June 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 26 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
UK
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 739 561 545
Rank change year-on-year -178 -16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 375 846 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.13% 2.09% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 292 696 704
UK median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,375 £57,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% -14.29% -2.78%

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 33,063 40,515 42,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.89% 23.22% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26,263 32,716 35,268
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £73,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -173 353 £32,250 -4.44% 10
UK excluding London -103 188 £27,500 -8.33% 6
London -134 176 £35,000 -6.67% 4
South East -16 77 £34,000 +3.03% 1
North of England +6 43 £22,500 -32.84% 2
North West +33 33 £27,500 -8.33% 1
East of England +16 27 £26,000 -5.45%
Midlands +5 17 £19,250 -45.00%
South West -1 13 £34,750 +2.21% 3
Scotland +1 11 - -
West Midlands +21 9 £20,750 -52.30%
East Midlands +28 8 £18,000 -34.55%
North East +15 6 £20,000 -4.76%
Yorkshire -12 4 £23,500 -29.85% 1

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 326 (86.93%) Windows
2 196 (52.27%) Microsoft
3 181 (48.27%) Active Directory
4 166 (44.27%) Office 365
5 134 (35.73%) Windows 10
6 126 (33.60%) Android
7 112 (29.87%) Windows 7
8 111 (29.60%) Linux
9 99 (26.40%) Windows Server
10 91 (24.27%) Apple
11 90 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
12 81 (21.60%) Apple iOS
13 72 (19.20%) DNS
14 70 (18.67%) Cisco
14 70 (18.67%) Problem-Solving
15 68 (18.13%) Degree
16 66 (17.60%) Python
17 63 (16.80%) Firewall
18 60 (16.00%) Software Engineering
19 58 (15.47%) VMware
20 56 (14.93%) LAN
20 56 (14.93%) TCP/IP
21 53 (14.13%) MS Exchange
22 51 (13.60%) DHCP
23 50 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
24 49 (13.07%) Amazon AWS
25 48 (12.80%) Citrix
26 47 (12.53%) VoIP
26 47 (12.53%) Windows 8
27 46 (12.27%) WAN

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 53 (14.13%) MS Exchange
2 21 (5.60%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.73%) CMS
3 14 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (2.93%) IBM Domino
5 8 (2.13%) IIS
5 8 (2.13%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.07%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.07%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.07%) Confluence
6 4 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.80%) Apache
8 2 (0.53%) Drupal
8 2 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.53%) nginx
8 2 (0.53%) WordPress
9 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.27%) Moodle
Applications
1 90 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.53%) CINEMA 4D
4 2 (0.53%) iWork
4 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.53%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.27%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 166 (44.27%) Office 365
2 49 (13.07%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (4.80%) G Suite
5 11 (2.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (2.93%) SaaS
6 7 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 7 (1.87%) Mimecast
6 7 (1.87%) PaaS
7 4 (1.07%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (1.07%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.07%) GitHub
7 4 (1.07%) Serverless
8 3 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.80%) IaaS
8 3 (0.80%) Slack
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.27%) npm
9 1 (0.27%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 72 (19.20%) DNS
2 63 (16.80%) Firewall
3 56 (14.93%) LAN
3 56 (14.93%) TCP/IP
4 51 (13.60%) DHCP
5 47 (12.53%) VoIP
6 46 (12.27%) WAN
7 27 (7.20%) Network Security
8 26 (6.93%) SAN
9 24 (6.40%) Cisco IOS
9 24 (6.40%) Wireless
10 23 (6.13%) VLAN
11 21 (5.60%) Internet
12 17 (4.53%) VPN
13 16 (4.27%) Skype
14 13 (3.47%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (2.93%) IP Telephony
16 9 (2.40%) Cisco ASA
17 6 (1.60%) Ethernet
17 6 (1.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.20%) MongoDB
3 7 (1.87%) Hadoop
3 7 (1.87%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.60%) MySQL
5 5 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.07%) Apache Hive
7 3 (0.80%) Big Data
7 3 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.53%) Redis
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (6.93%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.53%) JIRA
3 7 (1.87%) Jasmine
3 7 (1.87%) Protractor
4 6 (1.60%) Mercurial
5 5 (1.33%) Selenium
6 4 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.07%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.07%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.80%) Bitbucket Server
7 3 (0.80%) CodeSonar
7 3 (0.80%) git-flow
7 3 (0.80%) Redmine
7 3 (0.80%) Robot Framework
8 1 (0.27%) Appium
8 1 (0.27%) Buildbot
8 1 (0.27%) gulp
8 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.27%) webpack
General
1 39 (10.40%) Finance
2 19 (5.07%) Marketing
2 19 (5.07%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.40%) Law
3 9 (2.40%) Legal
3 9 (2.40%) Retail
4 8 (2.13%) Advertising
5 7 (1.87%) Games
6 5 (1.33%) Electronics
6 5 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.27%) Back Office
7 1 (0.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (19.47%) IT Support
2 68 (18.13%) Support Engineer
3 60 (16.00%) Analyst
4 46 (12.27%) Software Engineer
4 46 (12.27%) Support Analyst
5 40 (10.67%) IT Engineer
6 39 (10.40%) Desktop Support
7 29 (7.73%) Administrator
7 29 (7.73%) IT Analyst
7 29 (7.73%) IT Support Engineer
8 28 (7.47%) 2nd Line Support
8 28 (7.47%) IT Support Analyst
9 26 (6.93%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
10 22 (5.87%) Systems Administrator
11 21 (5.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 19 (5.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 18 (4.80%) Desktop Engineer
14 17 (4.53%) Field Engineer
14 17 (4.53%) Support Specialist
15 16 (4.27%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.13%) HTML
1 23 (6.13%) REST
2 18 (4.80%) CSS
3 16 (4.27%) Kafka
4 13 (3.47%) Spring
5 12 (3.20%) Node.js
5 12 (3.20%) RESTful
6 10 (2.67%) AngularJS
6 10 (2.67%) XML
7 8 (2.13%) JSON
7 8 (2.13%) React
8 7 (1.87%) Ajax
8 7 (1.87%) Angular 2
8 7 (1.87%) Apache Cordova
8 7 (1.87%) HTML5
8 7 (1.87%) Ionic Framework
9 6 (1.60%) .NET
9 6 (1.60%) Redux
9 6 (1.60%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (1.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
2 26 (6.93%) Device Driver
3 25 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (6.40%) Driving Licence
5 18 (4.80%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (4.27%) iPad
6 16 (4.27%) iPhone
6 16 (4.27%) Management Information System
7 15 (4.00%) User Experience
8 12 (3.20%) Smartphone
9 11 (2.93%) Blackberry
9 11 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (2.40%) CMDB
10 9 (2.40%) Data Structures
11 8 (2.13%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.87%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.87%) Web 2.0
13 6 (1.60%) Digital Media
13 6 (1.60%) Fat Client
13 6 (1.60%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 326 (86.93%) Windows
2 134 (35.73%) Windows 10
3 126 (33.60%) Android
4 112 (29.87%) Windows 7
5 111 (29.60%) Linux
6 99 (26.40%) Windows Server
7 81 (21.60%) Apple iOS
8 47 (12.53%) Windows 8
9 34 (9.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 32 (8.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (8.00%) Unix
12 14 (3.73%) CentOS
13 12 (3.20%) Windows XP
14 11 (2.93%) Ubuntu
15 10 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (2.40%) Mac OS
17 4 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 2 (0.53%) Debian
18 2 (0.53%) FreeNAS
19 1 (0.27%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (18.67%) Problem-Solving
2 60 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 46 (12.27%) ITIL
4 44 (11.73%) Service Management
5 41 (10.93%) Computer Science
6 40 (10.67%) DevOps
7 37 (9.87%) Artificial Intelligence
8 33 (8.80%) Analytics
8 33 (8.80%) Information Security
9 31 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (8.00%) Data Analytics
11 28 (7.47%) Technical Leadership
12 26 (6.93%) Customer Requirements
13 21 (5.60%) ITSM
14 18 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
14 18 (4.80%) Incident Management
15 17 (4.53%) Fintech
15 17 (4.53%) TDD
16 16 (4.27%) Mobile Device Management
16 16 (4.27%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (17.60%) Python
2 45 (12.00%) C
3 44 (11.73%) C++
4 30 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 29 (7.73%) Java
5 29 (7.73%) SQL
6 23 (6.13%) PowerShell
7 21 (5.60%) Ruby
8 19 (5.07%) Bash Shell
9 15 (4.00%) Apple Swift
10 10 (2.67%) Objective-C
11 8 (2.13%) C#
11 8 (2.13%) ES6
11 8 (2.13%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.87%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.60%) Java 8
13 6 (1.60%) Kotlin
14 5 (1.33%) Perl
14 5 (1.33%) PHP
15 3 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 68 (18.13%) Degree
2 50 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (8.80%) MCSA
4 32 (8.53%) Security Cleared
5 26 (6.93%) DV Cleared
6 21 (5.60%) MCSE
7 16 (4.27%) MCP
8 15 (4.00%) A+ Certification
9 13 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (3.20%) CCNA
10 12 (3.20%) DBS Check
11 11 (2.93%) MCITP
12 10 (2.67%) RHCA
13 8 (2.13%) Dell Certification
14 7 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
14 7 (1.87%) CREST Certified
15 6 (1.60%) CCNP
15 6 (1.60%) GIAC
16 5 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (1.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.53%) SLA
2 11 (2.93%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.40%) GDPR
5 4 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.27%) PMO
6 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 181 (48.27%) Active Directory
2 32 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 22 (5.87%) Docker
5 15 (4.00%) Terminal Services
6 14 (3.73%) XenApp
7 12 (3.20%) pfSense
8 11 (2.93%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (2.93%) vSphere
9 9 (2.40%) XenDesktop
10 7 (1.87%) BitLocker
11 4 (1.07%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.80%) KVM
13 2 (0.53%) iptables
13 2 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
14 1 (0.27%) Firmware
14 1 (0.27%) NFS
14 1 (0.27%) Samba
14 1 (0.27%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 38 (10.13%) SCCM
2 27 (7.20%) Jamf Pro
3 22 (5.87%) Microsoft Intune
4 12 (3.20%) AirWatch
4 12 (3.20%) Kubernetes
5 11 (2.93%) Ansible
5 11 (2.93%) Cisco CUCM
6 8 (2.13%) Mesos
7 7 (1.87%) WSUS
8 6 (1.60%) Marathon
9 5 (1.33%) DameWare
10 4 (1.07%) Puppet
10 4 (1.07%) vCenter Server
10 4 (1.07%) ZENworks
11 3 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.80%) Salt
11 3 (0.80%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.53%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.53%) Ganglia
12 2 (0.53%) SELinux
Vendors
1 196 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 91 (24.27%) Apple
3 70 (18.67%) Cisco
4 58 (15.47%) VMware
5 48 (12.80%) Citrix
6 28 (7.47%) HP
7 26 (6.93%) Dell
8 25 (6.67%) Adobe
9 20 (5.33%) Meraki
10 15 (4.00%) Ivanti
11 14 (3.73%) Avaya
12 12 (3.20%) Aruba
12 12 (3.20%) Google
12 12 (3.20%) Red Hat
13 11 (2.93%) Lotus
14 10 (2.67%) CommVault
14 10 (2.67%) Polycom
14 10 (2.67%) WatchGuard
15 8 (2.13%) Remedy
15 8 (2.13%) SAP