Period
to 28 January 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 28 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
UK
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 607 663 608
Rank change year-on-year +56 -55 -93
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 465 488 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.66% 1.39% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 335 387 588
UK median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% -8.57% -1.41%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £62,500 £68,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year - -15.38% -7.14%

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 28,047 35,006 41,569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.33% 23.17% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22,484 28,064 34,062
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

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 28 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Mac OS X in the UK

Mac OS X
Top 16 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 28 January 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 +76 443 £32,500 +1.56% 69
London +112 319 £35,000 +6.87% 34
UK excluding London +6 136 £27,500 - 38
North of England +45 34 £30,266 +34.52% 6
East of England +44 32 £26,500 - 8
South East +12 27 £27,500 -15.38% 6
Midlands +44 18 £48,750 +126.74% 13
Yorkshire +32 15 £30,266 -26.63% 1
Scotland +22 12 £38,250 -18.62% 2
South West +13 11 £32,500 -27.78% 2
West Midlands +40 10 £50,000 +115.05% 3
North East +12 10 £20,000 - 2
North West +32 9 £41,852 +86.01% 3
East Midlands +14 8 £19,000 -2.56% 10
Wales -2 1 £21,651 -27.83%
Northern Ireland - 1 £20,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 264 (56.77%) Windows
2 201 (43.23%) Linux
3 198 (42.58%) Active Directory
4 161 (34.62%) Office 365
5 151 (32.47%) Git (software)
6 148 (31.83%) Agile Software Development
7 138 (29.68%) Java
7 138 (29.68%) Windows 10
8 134 (28.82%) Docker
8 134 (28.82%) Apple
9 133 (28.60%) AWS
10 126 (27.10%) Microsoft
11 122 (26.24%) Open Source
12 118 (25.38%) TDD
13 117 (25.16%) Software Engineering
14 112 (24.09%) RESTful
15 109 (23.44%) Apple iOS
15 109 (23.44%) Problem-Solving
16 107 (23.01%) Kubernetes
17 105 (22.58%) Finance
18 101 (21.72%) Microservices
19 99 (21.29%) Windows 7
20 98 (21.08%) JavaScript
21 94 (20.22%) Android
22 89 (19.14%) SQL
23 87 (18.71%) Java 8
24 85 (18.28%) Windows Server
25 84 (18.06%) Microsoft Office
25 84 (18.06%) Ruby
26 82 (17.63%) Test Automation

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 41 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 31 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (1.72%) CMS
4 8 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.29%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.86%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.86%) IIS
7 4 (0.86%) JBoss
7 4 (0.86%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.86%) WildFly
8 2 (0.43%) Drupal
8 2 (0.43%) Site Server
9 1 (0.22%) Confluence
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.22%) Moodle
9 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 84 (18.06%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (4.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (2.37%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (2.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.29%) NUKE
6 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.65%) 3ds Max
7 3 (0.65%) Maya
7 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.43%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.43%) Avid Media Composer
8 2 (0.43%) CINEMA 4D
8 2 (0.43%) Final Cut Pro
8 2 (0.43%) LightWave 3D
8 2 (0.43%) MODO
9 1 (0.22%) Houdini
9 1 (0.22%) MicroStation
9 1 (0.22%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 161 (34.62%) Office 365
2 133 (28.60%) AWS
3 77 (16.56%) Azure
4 12 (2.58%) G Suite
5 11 (2.37%) Mimecast
6 9 (1.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 6 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.29%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.86%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.86%) Dropbox
9 3 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.65%) Amazon Glacier
9 3 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.65%) IaaS
9 3 (0.65%) PaaS
9 3 (0.65%) SaaS
9 3 (0.65%) Slack
9 3 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (12.47%) TCP/IP
2 57 (12.26%) Firewall
2 57 (12.26%) LAN
3 48 (10.32%) DNS
4 45 (9.68%) WAN
5 40 (8.60%) DHCP
5 40 (8.60%) Wireless
6 28 (6.02%) VoIP
7 23 (4.95%) Internet
8 17 (3.66%) VPN
9 14 (3.01%) Skype
9 14 (3.01%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (2.58%) IP Telephony
10 12 (2.58%) SAN
11 11 (2.37%) Intranet
12 8 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
12 8 (1.72%) VLAN
13 5 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.08%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (13.12%) NoSQL
2 60 (12.90%) MySQL
3 52 (11.18%) PostgreSQL
4 50 (10.75%) MongoDB
5 13 (2.80%) SQL Server
6 5 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (1.08%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.86%) DB2
8 3 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (0.65%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 151 (32.47%) Git (software)
2 28 (6.02%) Jenkins
3 14 (3.01%) Maven
4 11 (2.37%) JUnit
5 8 (1.72%) JIRA
6 7 (1.51%) Subversion
7 4 (0.86%) IntelliJ
8 3 (0.65%) GoCD
8 3 (0.65%) Xcode
9 2 (0.43%) CircleCI
9 2 (0.43%) Codeship
9 2 (0.43%) GCC
9 2 (0.43%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.43%) JMeter
9 2 (0.43%) Protractor
9 2 (0.43%) Redmine
9 2 (0.43%) Selenium
9 2 (0.43%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.22%) Mockito
General
1 105 (22.58%) Finance
2 59 (12.69%) Public Sector
3 32 (6.88%) Marketing
4 10 (2.15%) Retail
5 9 (1.94%) Legal
6 7 (1.51%) Automotive
7 6 (1.29%) Advertising
7 6 (1.29%) Banking
8 4 (0.86%) Games
8 4 (0.86%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.65%) Law
10 2 (0.43%) Electronics
11 1 (0.22%) Billing
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 106 (22.80%) Software Engineer
2 89 (19.14%) Support Engineer
3 75 (16.13%) Java Engineer
3 75 (16.13%) Java Software Engineer
4 65 (13.98%) IT Engineer
5 62 (13.33%) IT Support
6 55 (11.83%) Developer
7 44 (9.46%) Analyst
8 43 (9.25%) Desktop Support
9 39 (8.39%) IT Support Engineer
10 32 (6.88%) Senior Software Engineer
11 30 (6.45%) Senior Developer
12 29 (6.24%) Support Analyst
13 28 (6.02%) Desktop Engineer
14 25 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support
15 24 (5.16%) Senior Java Engineer
15 24 (5.16%) Senior Java Software Engineer
16 22 (4.73%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 21 (4.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 20 (4.30%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (24.09%) RESTful
2 77 (16.56%) REST
3 64 (13.76%) HTML
4 63 (13.55%) CSS
5 56 (12.04%) Kafka
6 53 (11.40%) Spring
7 52 (11.18%) Node.js
8 36 (7.74%) React
9 34 (7.31%) Ruby on Rails
10 31 (6.67%) Redux
11 20 (4.30%) LESS
11 20 (4.30%) Sass
11 20 (4.30%) Semantic HTML
12 14 (3.01%) .NET
13 12 (2.58%) AngularJS
13 12 (2.58%) Django
13 12 (2.58%) XML
14 11 (2.37%) Java EE
14 11 (2.37%) Web Services
15 9 (1.94%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.95%) Data Centre
2 20 (4.30%) iPad
3 18 (3.87%) Driving Licence
3 18 (3.87%) iPhone
3 18 (3.87%) Video Conferencing
4 15 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
5 12 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.58%) Client/Server
6 9 (1.94%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.72%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.72%) Smartphone
8 7 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.29%) Animation
9 6 (1.29%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.08%) Video on Demand
11 4 (0.86%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.86%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 264 (56.77%) Windows
2 201 (43.23%) Linux
3 138 (29.68%) Windows 10
4 109 (23.44%) Apple iOS
5 99 (21.29%) Windows 7
6 94 (20.22%) Android
7 85 (18.28%) Windows Server
8 66 (14.19%) Unix
9 46 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 45 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 27 (5.81%) Windows 8
12 12 (2.58%) Mac OS
13 11 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (1.08%) Mac OS X Server
15 4 (0.86%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.43%) CentOS
16 2 (0.43%) CoreOS
16 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (31.83%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (26.24%) Open Source
3 118 (25.38%) TDD
4 117 (25.16%) Software Engineering
5 109 (23.44%) Problem-Solving
6 101 (21.72%) Microservices
7 82 (17.63%) Test Automation
8 81 (17.42%) Fintech
9 72 (15.48%) People Management
10 66 (14.19%) DevOps
11 64 (13.76%) ITIL
12 57 (12.26%) Mentoring
13 56 (12.04%) BDD
14 55 (11.83%) Coaching
15 52 (11.18%) Refactoring
16 49 (10.54%) Continuous Deployment
17 48 (10.32%) Digital Transformation Programme
18 38 (8.17%) Responsive Web Design
18 38 (8.17%) Web Design
19 34 (7.31%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 138 (29.68%) Java
2 98 (21.08%) JavaScript
3 89 (19.14%) SQL
4 87 (18.71%) Java 8
5 84 (18.06%) Ruby
6 42 (9.03%) Apple Swift
7 41 (8.82%) Kotlin
7 41 (8.82%) Python
8 22 (4.73%) PowerShell
9 19 (4.09%) C++
10 15 (3.23%) C
11 10 (2.15%) Java 9
11 10 (2.15%) PHP
12 9 (1.94%) C#
13 8 (1.72%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.51%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.43%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.43%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.43%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.22%) ES6
Qualifications
1 57 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (8.39%) Degree
3 30 (6.45%) MCITP
4 29 (6.24%) MCP
5 22 (4.73%) CCNA
5 22 (4.73%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (3.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (3.44%) MCSA
7 12 (2.58%) A+ Certification
7 12 (2.58%) MCSE
7 12 (2.58%) MCTS
8 10 (2.15%) CCENT
9 7 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (1.08%) HND
10 5 (1.08%) MOS
11 4 (0.86%) CCA
11 4 (0.86%) CCEA
11 4 (0.86%) CCNP
11 4 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.86%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.09%) SLA
2 4 (0.86%) QA
3 3 (0.65%) GDPR
3 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 198 (42.58%) Active Directory
2 134 (28.82%) Docker
3 27 (5.81%) Hyper-V
4 24 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (2.80%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (1.51%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (1.51%) vSphere
7 5 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.86%) XenApp
8 4 (0.86%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.43%) NFS
10 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.22%) Firmware
10 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 107 (23.01%) Kubernetes
2 61 (13.12%) Mesos
3 56 (12.04%) SCCM
4 41 (8.82%) Marathon
5 19 (4.09%) Jamf Pro
6 12 (2.58%) WSUS
7 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.86%) DameWare
8 4 (0.86%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (0.86%) Nagios
9 3 (0.65%) IBM BigFix
10 2 (0.43%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.22%) Ansible
11 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.22%) Puppet
11 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 134 (28.82%) Apple
2 126 (27.10%) Microsoft
3 42 (9.03%) VMware
4 39 (8.39%) Cisco
5 32 (6.88%) Adobe
6 28 (6.02%) Citrix
7 22 (4.73%) HP
8 13 (2.80%) Meraki
9 11 (2.37%) Dell
10 10 (2.15%) Google
11 9 (1.94%) Avaya
11 9 (1.94%) Polycom
12 8 (1.72%) Wyse
13 7 (1.51%) Ivanti
13 7 (1.51%) Veeam
14 6 (1.29%) Bomgar
14 6 (1.29%) Sitecore
14 6 (1.29%) WorldPay
15 5 (1.08%) Foundry
16 4 (0.86%) Intel