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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 504 502 491
Rank change year-on-year -2 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 407 519 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.50% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.95% 1.93% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 339 411 536
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14%  

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

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 20895 26921 29727
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.29% 25.95% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17534 22777 24849
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Mac OS X in the UK

Mac OS X
Top 30 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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 375 £32,500 - 62
London +61 202 £33,500 +19.64% 29
South East +21 63 £35,000 -12.50% 12
South West +23 35 £32,500 -16.66% 5
Gloucestershire +19 21 £47,500 +5.55% 1
City of London +40 20 £29,000 -3.33% 6
North West -36 20 £48,750 +25.00%
Oxfordshire +15 17 £35,000 +70.73% 7
West Midlands +15 17 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Berkshire +16 16 £37,500 +21.95%
East of England +10 16 £28,000 -25.33% 3
Manchester -34 15 £52,500 +27.27%
Surrey +55 14 £40,000 +26.98% 1
East Midlands +3 14 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Hampshire +12 13 £27,750 -38.33% 2
Nottinghamshire +1 12 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Nottingham 0 12 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Basingstoke -7 10 £27,500 -38.88% 2
Reading +27 8 £37,500 -6.25%
Yorkshire +18 8 £25,000 +2.04% 10
Exeter - 8 £23,500 - 1
Devon - 8 £23,500 - 1
Warwickshire +17 7 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Wales +4 7 £33,750 +35.00%
Guildford +25 6 £40,000 +25.00% 1
West Yorkshire +20 6 £26,500 -16.53% 1
Hertfordshire +7 6 £47,500 +75.92% 2
Cheltenham +13 5 £45,000 -5.26%
South Wales +7 5 £32,500 +30.00%
Cardiff +4 5 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 668 (78.40%) Windows
2 423 (49.65%) Active Directory
3 342 (40.14%) Microsoft
4 339 (39.79%) Linux
5 232 (27.23%) Windows Server
6 207 (24.30%) Apple
7 204 (23.94%) Windows 7
8 192 (22.54%) Office 365
9 187 (21.95%) Apple iOS
9 187 (21.95%) Microsoft Office
10 175 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
11 172 (20.19%) VMware
12 158 (18.54%) Android
13 142 (16.67%) DNS
14 138 (16.20%) ITIL
15 135 (15.85%) Firewall
16 128 (15.02%) Windows Server 2012
17 126 (14.79%) Windows 10
18 123 (14.44%) VMware Infrastructure
19 118 (13.85%) DHCP
20 113 (13.26%) Unix
21 112 (13.15%) TCP/IP
21 112 (13.15%) Degree
22 106 (12.44%) Java
23 101 (11.85%) Cisco
23 101 (11.85%) Git (software)
24 95 (11.15%) Windows Server 2008
25 92 (10.80%) Finance
26 91 (10.68%) Internet
26 91 (10.68%) LAN

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 81 (9.51%) MS Exchange
2 53 (6.22%) Tomcat
3 40 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (4.58%) CMS
5 36 (4.23%) WebSphere
6 35 (4.11%) Skype for Business
7 28 (3.29%) CoreMedia CMS
8 25 (2.93%) Jetty
9 24 (2.82%) IIS
10 23 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
11 20 (2.35%) Apache
12 16 (1.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 15 (1.76%) SharePoint
14 14 (1.64%) Alfresco
15 11 (1.29%) Confluence
15 11 (1.29%) WordPress
16 8 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
17 7 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
18 5 (0.59%) Drupal
19 4 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 187 (21.95%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (3.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 25 (2.93%) Microsoft Excel
4 22 (2.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (1.17%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.47%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.47%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (0.47%) Final Cut Pro
7 4 (0.47%) QuarkXPress
7 4 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.35%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 3 (0.35%) PTC Creo
9 2 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.23%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.23%) CINEMA 4D
9 2 (0.23%) Inkscape
9 2 (0.23%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 7 (0.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.23%) Magento
3 2 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.12%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 192 (22.54%) Office 365
2 89 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (10.33%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (5.63%) G Suite
5 24 (2.82%) IaaS
5 24 (2.82%) PaaS
6 15 (1.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 9 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (0.94%) SaaS
9 7 (0.82%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.59%) iPaaS
10 5 (0.59%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.35%) iTunes
12 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.23%) Slack
12 2 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.12%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.12%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 142 (16.67%) DNS
2 135 (15.85%) Firewall
3 118 (13.85%) DHCP
4 112 (13.15%) TCP/IP
5 91 (10.68%) Internet
5 91 (10.68%) LAN
6 68 (7.98%) Wireless
7 60 (7.04%) WAN
8 57 (6.69%) VPN
9 53 (6.22%) SAN
10 45 (5.28%) VoIP
11 38 (4.46%) LDAP
12 36 (4.23%) Cisco IOS
13 34 (3.99%) Wi-Fi
14 29 (3.40%) Network Security
14 29 (3.40%) Skype
15 25 (2.93%) Remote Desktop
16 21 (2.46%) Kerberos
17 19 (2.23%) NetScaler
18 18 (2.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (6.92%) MySQL
2 50 (5.87%) SQL Server
3 49 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 41 (4.81%) RDBMS
5 39 (4.58%) NoSQL
6 22 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (2.11%) MongoDB
8 14 (1.64%) Oracle Database
8 14 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (1.64%) Redis
9 8 (0.94%) Big Data
10 5 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (0.59%) FileMaker
11 4 (0.47%) OrientDB
12 3 (0.35%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.35%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.35%) SQLite
13 2 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.12%) GIS
Development Applications
1 101 (11.85%) Git (software)
2 40 (4.69%) Jenkins
3 24 (2.82%) JIRA
4 19 (2.23%) JUnit
5 13 (1.53%) Subversion
6 12 (1.41%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.06%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.94%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.70%) Xcode
10 5 (0.59%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.35%) Buildbot
11 3 (0.35%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.35%) Metasploit
11 3 (0.35%) Selenium
11 3 (0.35%) Zephyr
12 2 (0.23%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.23%) CodeSonar
12 2 (0.23%) gulp
12 2 (0.23%) Robot Framework
12 2 (0.23%) TestDirector
General
1 92 (10.80%) Finance
2 66 (7.75%) Retail
3 57 (6.69%) Games
4 27 (3.17%) Financial Institution
5 25 (2.93%) Marketing
5 25 (2.93%) Online Betting
6 16 (1.88%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.64%) Advertising
8 13 (1.53%) Electronics
8 13 (1.53%) Publishing
9 12 (1.41%) Legal
10 9 (1.06%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.82%) Banking
12 3 (0.35%) Automotive
12 3 (0.35%) French Language
13 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.23%) Back Office
13 2 (0.23%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.23%) German Language
14 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 162 (19.01%) Support Engineer
2 147 (17.25%) Analyst
3 128 (15.02%) Developer
4 97 (11.38%) IT Support
5 94 (11.03%) Support Analyst
6 70 (8.22%) Systems Administrator
7 69 (8.10%) Administrator
8 68 (7.98%) Desktop Support
9 58 (6.81%) Mac Engineer
10 57 (6.69%) Desktop Engineer
11 56 (6.57%) IT Engineer
12 53 (6.22%) Java Developer
13 52 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support
14 48 (5.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 46 (5.40%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 46 (5.40%) IT Support Engineer
16 40 (4.69%) IT Analyst
16 40 (4.69%) Technical Support
17 38 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 36 (4.23%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (8.10%) HTML
2 48 (5.63%) RESTful
3 47 (5.52%) CSS
4 39 (4.58%) Web Services
5 36 (4.23%) ActiveMQ
6 35 (4.11%) Java EE
7 33 (3.87%) AngularJS
8 32 (3.76%) Spring
9 27 (3.17%) Servlets
10 26 (3.05%) jQuery
11 23 (2.70%) Apache Camel
11 23 (2.70%) LAMP
11 23 (2.70%) Spring Integration
12 20 (2.35%) .NET
13 18 (2.11%) HTML5
14 17 (2.00%) Ajax
14 17 (2.00%) JSON
15 14 (1.64%) CSS3
15 14 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
15 14 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 87 (10.21%) Computer Science
2 73 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (6.34%) Linux Command Line
4 52 (6.10%) User Experience
5 39 (4.58%) iPad
6 29 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (3.17%) iPhone
7 27 (3.17%) Online Games
7 27 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
8 26 (3.05%) Blackberry
9 25 (2.93%) PKI
10 17 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
11 14 (1.64%) EMC VNX
12 13 (1.53%) Client/Server
13 12 (1.41%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.41%) Mobile App
14 11 (1.29%) BYOD
14 11 (1.29%) Cyber Attack
15 10 (1.17%) Driving Licence
16 9 (1.06%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 668 (78.40%) Windows
2 339 (39.79%) Linux
3 232 (27.23%) Windows Server
4 204 (23.94%) Windows 7
5 187 (21.95%) Apple iOS
6 158 (18.54%) Android
7 128 (15.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 126 (14.79%) Windows 10
9 113 (13.26%) Unix
10 95 (11.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 70 (8.22%) Windows 8
12 40 (4.69%) Mac OS
13 33 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
14 26 (3.05%) Ubuntu
15 22 (2.58%) Debian
16 16 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 15 (1.76%) Windows XP
18 14 (1.64%) NetWare
18 14 (1.64%) SUSE
19 13 (1.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (20.54%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (16.20%) ITIL
3 74 (8.69%) E-Commerce
4 66 (7.75%) TDD
5 60 (7.04%) Cybersecurity
6 58 (6.81%) Scrum
7 53 (6.22%) Automated Testing
7 53 (6.22%) Configuration Management
8 50 (5.87%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (5.63%) Kanban
10 46 (5.40%) Service Delivery
11 43 (5.05%) SOA
12 41 (4.81%) Workflow
13 40 (4.69%) Software Engineering
13 40 (4.69%) Time Management
14 37 (4.34%) Continuous Delivery
15 36 (4.23%) Reverse Engineering
16 35 (4.11%) Identity Management
17 33 (3.87%) Pair Programming
18 32 (3.76%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (12.44%) Java
2 85 (9.98%) JavaScript
3 82 (9.62%) Python
4 81 (9.51%) SQL
5 73 (8.57%) PowerShell
6 72 (8.45%) C++
7 65 (7.63%) C
8 36 (4.23%) Ruby
9 34 (3.99%) C#
9 34 (3.99%) PHP
10 30 (3.52%) Bash Shell
11 29 (3.40%) Objective-C
12 16 (1.88%) Perl
13 9 (1.06%) CoffeeScript
14 7 (0.82%) ES6
15 5 (0.59%) Lua
16 4 (0.47%) Apple Swift
16 4 (0.47%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.35%) VB
18 2 (0.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 112 (13.15%) Degree
2 88 (10.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (6.57%) MCSE
4 40 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (4.46%) Security Cleared
6 34 (3.99%) CCNA
7 32 (3.76%) MCP
8 30 (3.52%) MCSA
9 24 (2.82%) CISSP
10 22 (2.58%) CISM
11 17 (2.00%) A+ Certification
12 12 (1.41%) DV Cleared
12 12 (1.41%) MCDST
13 11 (1.29%) MCITP
14 8 (0.94%) CEH
15 7 (0.82%) CCNP
16 6 (0.70%) CompTIA Security+
16 6 (0.70%) Security+ Certification
17 5 (0.59%) CREST Certified
17 5 (0.59%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.23%) PCI DSS
2 33 (3.87%) QA
3 32 (3.76%) SLA
4 29 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (1.53%) SDET
6 1 (0.12%) DICOM
6 1 (0.12%) HL7
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 423 (49.65%) Active Directory
2 123 (14.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (9.62%) Hyper-V
4 36 (4.23%) XenApp
5 28 (3.29%) vSphere
6 19 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (2.11%) Terminal Services
8 14 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 14 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
8 14 (1.64%) XenDesktop
9 12 (1.41%) Docker
10 9 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (1.06%) XenServer
11 7 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (0.82%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.59%) DFS Replication
12 5 (0.59%) MetaFrame
13 4 (0.47%) Xen
14 3 (0.35%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 53 (6.22%) Puppet
2 44 (5.16%) SCCM
3 29 (3.40%) Nagios
4 24 (2.82%) SCOM
5 23 (2.70%) Jamf Pro
6 17 (2.00%) Backup Exec
7 14 (1.64%) EMC VPLEX
7 14 (1.64%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 14 (1.64%) Simpana
8 13 (1.53%) Grafana
8 13 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
8 13 (1.53%) StatsD
9 12 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (1.17%) Ansible
11 9 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
11 9 (1.06%) WSUS
12 7 (0.82%) vCenter Server
12 7 (0.82%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.82%) ZENworks
13 5 (0.59%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 342 (40.14%) Microsoft
2 207 (24.30%) Apple
3 172 (20.19%) VMware
4 101 (11.85%) Cisco
5 81 (9.51%) Citrix
6 68 (7.98%) Adobe
7 64 (7.51%) Google
8 48 (5.63%) Dell
9 28 (3.29%) Remedy
10 22 (2.58%) Juniper
11 17 (2.00%) Sophos
11 17 (2.00%) Veeam
12 16 (1.88%) Oracle
12 16 (1.88%) Polycom
12 16 (1.88%) Splunk
13 15 (1.76%) HP
13 15 (1.76%) Intel Security
13 15 (1.76%) Red Hat
13 15 (1.76%) ServiceNow
14 14 (1.64%) EMC
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
North London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Company Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Generous salary + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum GBP 23K +Extensive benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum GBP 23K +Extensive benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Opensauce /New Growth Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Cobalt Telephone Technologies
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Sequential Professional Services Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum including benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 6 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Opensauce /New Growth Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago