Period
to 9 July 2020

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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
UK
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 634 754 555
Rank change year-on-year +120 -199 -8
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 208 381 869
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.26% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.26% 1.13% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 170 296 723
Median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £26,703 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,125 £58,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +36.36% -8.33% -14.29%

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 16,544 33,776 41,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.24% 22.95% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13,456 26,794 33,223
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in the UK

Mac OS X
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mac OS X.

Salary trend for Mac OS X in the UK

Mac OS X
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mac OS X over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

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 9 July 2020. 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 +114 205 £40,000 +23.08% 20
London +141 150 £42,129 +20.37% 6
UK excluding London +134 56 £37,500 +36.36% 15
East of England +93 21 £45,000 +73.08% 2
South East +93 14 £37,500 +10.29% 2
North of England +110 8 £37,500 +36.36% 8
Midlands +93 8 £35,000 +81.82% 2
North West +78 6 £37,500 +20.00% 6
Work from Home +59 6 £47,500 +35.71%
South West +91 5 £38,750 +34.78%
East Midlands +69 5 £30,000 +66.67% 1
West Midlands +93 3 £35,000 +68.67% 1
North East +22 2 £20,000 - 1
Scotland +72 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, 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.

1 133 (63.94%) Windows
2 92 (44.23%) Linux
3 74 (35.58%) Git (software)
4 72 (34.62%) AWS
5 71 (34.13%) Active Directory
6 68 (32.69%) Java
6 68 (32.69%) Office 365
7 66 (31.73%) Microsoft
8 61 (29.33%) Windows 7
8 61 (29.33%) Windows 10
9 60 (28.85%) Docker
9 60 (28.85%) JavaScript
10 56 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
11 55 (26.44%) Test Automation
11 55 (26.44%) Azure
12 54 (25.96%) RESTful
12 54 (25.96%) TDD
12 54 (25.96%) Apple
13 53 (25.48%) Open Source
14 50 (24.04%) Software Engineering
15 49 (23.56%) Microservices
15 49 (23.56%) Problem-Solving
16 47 (22.60%) Microsoft Office
17 46 (22.12%) ITIL
17 46 (22.12%) Java 8
18 45 (21.63%) Kubernetes
19 41 (19.71%) SQL
19 41 (19.71%) TCP/IP
19 41 (19.71%) Windows Server
20 40 (19.23%) Unix

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 14 (6.73%) Skype for Business
2 10 (4.81%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.88%) WordPress
4 5 (2.40%) Apache
5 4 (1.92%) Drupal
5 4 (1.92%) IIS
5 4 (1.92%) nginx
5 4 (1.92%) SilverStripe
6 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.44%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.48%) Confluence
8 1 (0.48%) JBoss
Applications
1 47 (22.60%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.48%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.48%) Avid Media Composer
5 1 (0.48%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 5 (2.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 72 (34.62%) AWS
2 68 (32.69%) Office 365
3 55 (26.44%) Azure
4 9 (4.33%) G Suite
4 9 (4.33%) Mimecast
5 6 (2.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (2.40%) GCP
6 5 (2.40%) WhatsApp
7 4 (1.92%) Route 53
7 4 (1.92%) Slack
8 3 (1.44%) GitHub
9 2 (0.96%) Azure LUIS
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.48%) Asana
10 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (19.71%) TCP/IP
2 33 (15.87%) LAN
3 32 (15.38%) Firewall
4 31 (14.90%) WAN
5 28 (13.46%) DNS
6 24 (11.54%) Wireless
7 22 (10.58%) DHCP
8 19 (9.13%) VoIP
9 16 (7.69%) IP Telephony
10 14 (6.73%) Internet
10 14 (6.73%) VPN
11 13 (6.25%) Skype
12 9 (4.33%) Intranet
12 9 (4.33%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (3.85%) SAN
14 6 (2.88%) Network Security
14 6 (2.88%) WebEx
15 4 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
15 4 (1.92%) MRTG
15 4 (1.92%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 35 (16.83%) MySQL
3 33 (15.87%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (13.46%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.37%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.48%) DB2
8 1 (0.48%) Looker
Development Applications
1 74 (35.58%) Git (software)
2 25 (12.02%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.81%) Subversion
3 10 (4.81%) Xcode
4 8 (3.85%) Buildbot
4 8 (3.85%) Clang
4 8 (3.85%) CMake
4 8 (3.85%) CruiseControl
4 8 (3.85%) GCC
4 8 (3.85%) JUnit
4 8 (3.85%) Maven
4 8 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.40%) Redmine
6 4 (1.92%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.44%) JIRA
8 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.48%) JMeter
8 1 (0.48%) Selenium
8 1 (0.48%) SonarQube
General
1 40 (19.23%) Finance
2 34 (16.35%) Public Sector
3 13 (6.25%) Retail
4 11 (5.29%) Marketing
5 9 (4.33%) Games
6 3 (1.44%) Banking
7 2 (0.96%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.96%) Legal
7 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.48%) Advertising
8 1 (0.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (21.15%) Software Engineer
2 40 (19.23%) Java Engineer
2 40 (19.23%) Java Software Engineer
2 40 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 35 (16.83%) Developer
4 30 (14.42%) IT Support
5 26 (12.50%) Desktop Support
6 20 (9.62%) IT Engineer
7 16 (7.69%) Analyst
7 16 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
8 14 (6.73%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.29%) Associate Engineer
10 11 (5.29%) Java Developer
11 10 (4.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 10 (4.81%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 10 (4.81%) Senior Java Engineer
11 10 (4.81%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 10 (4.81%) Support Manager
12 9 (4.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (25.96%) RESTful
2 37 (17.79%) Node.js
3 29 (13.94%) HTML
4 28 (13.46%) CSS
5 27 (12.98%) REST
6 22 (10.58%) Spring
7 20 (9.62%) React
8 16 (7.69%) Kafka
9 15 (7.21%) Redux
9 15 (7.21%) Ruby on Rails
10 10 (4.81%) LESS
10 10 (4.81%) Sass
10 10 (4.81%) Semantic HTML
11 9 (4.33%) Java EE
11 9 (4.33%) Web Services
12 8 (3.85%) Spring Boot
13 7 (3.37%) Spring MVC
14 6 (2.88%) AngularJS
14 6 (2.88%) X-Windows
15 5 (2.40%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.17%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (7.21%) iPad
2 15 (7.21%) iPhone
3 12 (5.77%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.33%) Smartphone
5 8 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.40%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.40%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.40%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.40%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.92%) Music Streaming
7 4 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.44%) AS400
8 3 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.44%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.96%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 133 (63.94%) Windows
2 92 (44.23%) Linux
3 61 (29.33%) Windows 10
3 61 (29.33%) Windows 7
4 41 (19.71%) Windows Server
5 40 (19.23%) Unix
6 37 (17.79%) Android
7 23 (11.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (10.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (9.62%) Apple iOS
10 15 (7.21%) Windows 8
11 9 (4.33%) Windows Server 2016
12 7 (3.37%) Mac OS
13 6 (2.88%) Ubuntu
13 6 (2.88%) Windows Phone
13 6 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (1.92%) CentOS
15 1 (0.48%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (26.44%) Test Automation
3 54 (25.96%) TDD
4 53 (25.48%) Open Source
5 50 (24.04%) Software Engineering
6 49 (23.56%) Microservices
6 49 (23.56%) Problem-Solving
7 46 (22.12%) ITIL
8 38 (18.27%) BDD
9 36 (17.31%) Coaching
10 35 (16.83%) Mentoring
11 28 (13.46%) Continuous Deployment
11 28 (13.46%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 28 (13.46%) Progressive Enhancement
11 28 (13.46%) Responsive Web Design
11 28 (13.46%) Web Design
12 25 (12.02%) DevOps
13 21 (10.10%) Fintech
14 20 (9.62%) People Management
15 17 (8.17%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (32.69%) Java
2 60 (28.85%) JavaScript
3 46 (22.12%) Java 8
4 41 (19.71%) SQL
5 38 (18.27%) Ruby
6 26 (12.50%) Python
7 22 (10.58%) C#
8 18 (8.65%) C++
9 16 (7.69%) PowerShell
10 10 (4.81%) Apple Swift
10 10 (4.81%) Kotlin
11 9 (4.33%) Bash Shell
11 9 (4.33%) C
12 8 (3.85%) Java 9
12 8 (3.85%) Lua
12 8 (3.85%) PHP
13 5 (2.40%) MATLAB
14 4 (1.92%) Assembly Language
14 4 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (14.42%) Degree
2 25 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.21%) MCP
4 14 (6.73%) MCITP
5 10 (4.81%) MCSE
6 9 (4.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (4.33%) MCSA
6 9 (4.33%) MCTS
7 6 (2.88%) MOS
8 5 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.92%) A+ Certification
9 4 (1.92%) CCENT
9 4 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.44%) CCNA
10 3 (1.44%) Dell Certification
11 2 (0.96%) CCNP
11 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.48%) CISSP
12 1 (0.48%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.37%) SLA
2 2 (0.96%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) COBIT
3 1 (0.48%) GDPR
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 71 (34.13%) Active Directory
2 60 (28.85%) Docker
3 19 (9.13%) Virtual Desktop
4 11 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (4.33%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.96%) vSphere
8 2 (0.96%) XenApp
8 2 (0.96%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.48%) NFS
Systems Management
1 45 (21.63%) Kubernetes
2 28 (13.46%) SCCM
3 15 (7.21%) Mesos
4 10 (4.81%) Marathon
5 5 (2.40%) Nagios
5 5 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.92%) Ansible
6 4 (1.92%) Puppet
7 2 (0.96%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.96%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.96%) WSUS
8 1 (0.48%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.48%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.48%) Scalr
8 1 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 66 (31.73%) Microsoft
2 54 (25.96%) Apple
3 27 (12.98%) Cisco
4 24 (11.54%) Citrix
5 18 (8.65%) VMware
6 13 (6.25%) Avaya
7 9 (4.33%) Polycom
7 9 (4.33%) Wyse
8 7 (3.37%) Meraki
9 6 (2.88%) Dell
10 5 (2.40%) Adobe
10 5 (2.40%) Veeam
11 4 (1.92%) HP
11 4 (1.92%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.92%) Riverbed
11 4 (1.92%) Zend
12 3 (1.44%) Oracle
12 3 (1.44%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.44%) Sybase
13 2 (0.96%) SAP