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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 17 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
UK
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 882 783 603
Rank change year-on-year -99 -180 +143
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 328 115 352
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.13% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% 0.67% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 174 93 262
10th Percentile £27,018 £24,050 £26,000
25th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £29,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,649 £42,500 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -16.12% +13.33% +17.19%
75th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £50,194
90th Percentile £65,000 £74,750 £64,046
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,750 £29,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.24% -9.23% +22.64%

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 30,391 17,178 20,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.96% 19.16% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 16,507 13,609 16,683
10th Percentile £26,450 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,750 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 17 May 2022.

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 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -130 266 £37,000 -10.30% 26
London -149 175 £48,000 +1.05% 12
UK excluding London -96 101 £30,750 +4.24% 16
Work from Home -202 91 £37,000 -43.08% 6
South East -78 32 £32,500 +27.45% 4
East of England -59 29 £28,500 +7.55% 2
South West -24 14 £37,500 -1.32% 2
Scotland -53 11 £30,750 -38.50%
North of England -90 11 £29,298 -19.73% 4
North West -69 10 £29,597 -40.81% 3
West Midlands -48 3 £24,500 +6.52% 2
Midlands -75 3 £24,500 -13.27% 2
Wales -43 1 £22,936 - 1
Yorkshire -54 1 £29,000 +28.89%

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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.

1 249 (75.91%) Windows
2 154 (46.95%) Linux
3 129 (39.33%) Social Skills
4 124 (37.80%) Active Directory
5 108 (32.93%) Microsoft 365
6 105 (32.01%) AWS
7 104 (31.71%) Windows 10
8 103 (31.40%) Microsoft
9 76 (23.17%) Apple
10 75 (22.87%) Open Source
11 73 (22.26%) ITIL
12 71 (21.65%) Finance
13 69 (21.04%) Microsoft Office
14 66 (20.12%) Git (software)
15 64 (19.51%) Java
16 63 (19.21%) TDD
17 62 (18.90%) Android
17 62 (18.90%) Root Cause Analysis
18 61 (18.60%) VPN
19 58 (17.68%) Firewall
19 58 (17.68%) Apple iOS
19 58 (17.68%) Degree
19 58 (17.68%) Windows Server
20 57 (17.38%) Kafka
21 56 (17.07%) Azure
22 53 (16.16%) Spring
23 52 (15.85%) Google
23 52 (15.85%) Computer Science
24 51 (15.55%) Windows Server 2012
24 51 (15.55%) Microservices

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 43 (13.11%) MS Exchange
2 33 (10.06%) Ethereum
3 28 (8.54%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (0.91%) Confluence
5 3 (0.91%) WildFly
6 2 (0.61%) Apache
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.30%) IIS
7 1 (0.30%) JBoss
7 1 (0.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 69 (21.04%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (1.83%) Adobe Premiere
2 6 (1.83%) InCopy
2 6 (1.83%) InDesign
2 6 (1.83%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.22%) Houdini
3 4 (1.22%) Maya
3 4 (1.22%) NUKE
4 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) Baselight
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 108 (32.93%) Microsoft 365
2 105 (32.01%) AWS
3 56 (17.07%) Azure
4 33 (10.06%) GitHub
5 23 (7.01%) SaaS
6 20 (6.10%) GCP
7 14 (4.27%) OpenShift
8 11 (3.35%) Figma
8 11 (3.35%) Mimecast
9 10 (3.05%) Google Container Engine
9 10 (3.05%) npm
9 10 (3.05%) NuGet
10 9 (2.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 9 (2.74%) Google Workspace
11 8 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
11 8 (2.44%) IaaS
11 8 (2.44%) OneDrive
12 5 (1.52%) Serverless
13 2 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 61 (18.60%) VPN
2 58 (17.68%) Firewall
3 41 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 33 (10.06%) TCP/IP
5 26 (7.93%) DNS
6 21 (6.40%) DHCP
6 21 (6.40%) WAN
7 19 (5.79%) VLAN
8 15 (4.57%) Skype
9 13 (3.96%) BGP
10 11 (3.35%) LAN
10 11 (3.35%) Wireless
11 9 (2.74%) Network Security
12 8 (2.44%) SAN
13 7 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (1.83%) S/MIME
15 5 (1.52%) Internet
16 4 (1.22%) HTTPS
16 4 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
17 3 (0.91%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.18%) MySQL
2 15 (4.57%) NoSQL
3 14 (4.27%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.61%) DB2
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.30%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.30%) ArangoDB
8 1 (0.30%) Big Data
8 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.30%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.30%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.30%) OrientDB
8 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 66 (20.12%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.27%) Jenkins
3 13 (3.96%) JIRA
4 12 (3.66%) Maven
5 11 (3.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (3.35%) TestRail
6 10 (3.05%) GitLab
6 10 (3.05%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (3.05%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.22%) JUnit
7 4 (1.22%) Subversion
8 3 (0.91%) fastlane
8 3 (0.91%) GoCD
8 3 (0.91%) Xcode
9 2 (0.61%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.61%) Mockito
9 2 (0.61%) Selenium
10 1 (0.30%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.30%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
General
1 129 (39.33%) Social Skills
2 71 (21.65%) Finance
3 21 (6.40%) Marketing
3 21 (6.40%) Public Sector
4 19 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (4.88%) Organisational Skills
5 16 (4.88%) Retail
6 9 (2.74%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.44%) Presentation Skills
8 7 (2.13%) Advertising
8 7 (2.13%) Influencing Skills
8 7 (2.13%) Publishing
9 6 (1.83%) Electronics
9 6 (1.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 6 (1.83%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.61%) French Language
10 2 (0.61%) Games
10 2 (0.61%) German Language
10 2 (0.61%) Legal
11 1 (0.30%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (19.51%) Developer
2 52 (15.85%) Analyst
3 42 (12.80%) Java Engineer
4 40 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 39 (11.89%) Support Engineer
6 27 (8.23%) IT Engineer
6 27 (8.23%) Java Developer
6 27 (8.23%) Service Analyst
7 25 (7.62%) 2nd Line Support
8 24 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
8 24 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
9 22 (6.71%) IT Support
9 22 (6.71%) Senior Java Engineer
10 21 (6.40%) Support Analyst
11 20 (6.10%) Desktop Engineer
12 19 (5.79%) Network Engineer
13 17 (5.18%) C++ Developer
13 17 (5.18%) Desktop Support
14 16 (4.88%) Senior Applications Developer
14 16 (4.88%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (17.38%) Kafka
2 53 (16.16%) Spring
3 48 (14.63%) REST
4 33 (10.06%) QML
4 33 (10.06%) Qt
4 33 (10.06%) web3js
5 16 (4.88%) OpenGL
6 14 (4.27%) libvirt
7 13 (3.96%) .NET
8 12 (3.66%) Node.js
9 11 (3.35%) AngularJS
9 11 (3.35%) HTML
10 7 (2.13%) SAML
11 6 (1.83%) RESTful
12 5 (1.52%) Java EE
13 4 (1.22%) ASP.NET
13 4 (1.22%) React
14 3 (0.91%) ActiveMQ
14 3 (0.91%) pytest
14 3 (0.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.63%) User Experience
2 47 (14.33%) Blockchain
3 33 (10.06%) Virtual Team
3 33 (10.06%) Web3
4 30 (9.15%) Self-Motivation
5 29 (8.84%) Mobile App
6 27 (8.23%) Blog
6 27 (8.23%) Spread Betting
6 27 (8.23%) Wiki
7 23 (7.01%) Algorithms
8 22 (6.71%) Public Cloud
9 19 (5.79%) Data Centre
10 14 (4.27%) Cardano
10 14 (4.27%) Legacy Code
11 13 (3.96%) iPhone
12 11 (3.35%) Video Conferencing
13 10 (3.05%) iPad
14 9 (2.74%) Driving Licence
14 9 (2.74%) Video\Live Streaming
15 8 (2.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 249 (75.91%) Windows
2 154 (46.95%) Linux
3 104 (31.71%) Windows 10
4 62 (18.90%) Android
5 58 (17.68%) Apple iOS
5 58 (17.68%) Windows Server
6 51 (15.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (12.80%) Windows Server 2016
8 35 (10.67%) Windows 7
9 23 (7.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (6.10%) Unix
11 14 (4.27%) Windows Server 2019
12 11 (3.35%) Mac OS
13 9 (2.74%) Windows 8
14 8 (2.44%) Solaris
15 3 (0.91%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (22.87%) Open Source
2 73 (22.26%) ITIL
3 63 (19.21%) TDD
4 62 (18.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 52 (15.85%) Computer Science
6 51 (15.55%) Microservices
7 49 (14.94%) Agile
8 42 (12.80%) Event-Driven
8 42 (12.80%) Problem-Solving
9 41 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
9 41 (12.50%) Service Management
10 39 (11.89%) Scrum
11 35 (10.67%) Mentoring
12 33 (10.06%) Data Loss Prevention
13 30 (9.15%) Cryptography
13 30 (9.15%) DevOps
14 28 (8.54%) Incident Management
14 28 (8.54%) Time Management
15 27 (8.23%) Functional Testing
15 27 (8.23%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 64 (19.51%) Java
2 37 (11.28%) PowerShell
3 36 (10.98%) Bash
4 32 (9.76%) Go
5 30 (9.15%) C++
6 29 (8.84%) SQL
7 25 (7.62%) Python
8 16 (4.88%) Pascal
8 16 (4.88%) Solidity
9 13 (3.96%) C#
9 13 (3.96%) JavaScript
10 11 (3.35%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.22%) PHP
11 4 (1.22%) Ruby
12 3 (0.91%) Apple Swift
12 3 (0.91%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.61%) C
13 2 (0.61%) Perl
13 2 (0.61%) Scala
14 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (17.68%) Degree
2 37 (11.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (8.84%) CCNA
5 14 (4.27%) CCNP
6 11 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (2.74%) Security Cleared
8 7 (2.13%) CISSP
8 7 (2.13%) MCSE
9 6 (1.83%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 6 (1.83%) ACTC
9 6 (1.83%) CCSP
10 5 (1.52%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.22%) MCITP
12 3 (0.91%) CompTIA Security+
12 3 (0.91%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.91%) MCSA
12 3 (0.91%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.32%) QA
2 23 (7.01%) SLA
3 7 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.91%) GDPR
4 3 (0.91%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.61%) NIST
5 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 124 (37.80%) Active Directory
2 41 (12.50%) Docker
3 28 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (7.62%) Hyper-V
5 22 (6.71%) LXC
6 8 (2.44%) Xen
7 7 (2.13%) DFS Replication
8 5 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.52%) vSphere
9 3 (0.91%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.30%) Firmware
11 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.30%) NFS
11 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 46 (14.02%) SCCM
2 29 (8.84%) Kubernetes
3 28 (8.54%) Terraform
4 19 (5.79%) Microsoft Intune
5 15 (4.57%) Jamf Pro
6 14 (4.27%) Sysdig
7 11 (3.35%) AirWatch
8 8 (2.44%) Cisco IPCC
8 8 (2.44%) Grafana
8 8 (2.44%) Graphite
8 8 (2.44%) Graylog
8 8 (2.44%) Kibana
8 8 (2.44%) logstash
8 8 (2.44%) Puppet
9 7 (2.13%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 7 (2.13%) Ansible
10 6 (1.83%) CASB
10 6 (1.83%) WSUS
11 4 (1.22%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.91%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 103 (31.40%) Microsoft
2 76 (23.17%) Apple
3 52 (15.85%) Google
4 45 (13.72%) VMware
5 19 (5.79%) Citrix
5 19 (5.79%) ServiceNow
6 17 (5.18%) Meraki
7 16 (4.88%) Cisco
8 15 (4.57%) Palo Alto
9 14 (4.27%) Veeam
10 13 (3.96%) LogicMonitor
10 13 (3.96%) Okta
11 12 (3.66%) Adobe
12 10 (3.05%) Cadence
12 10 (3.05%) Dell
12 10 (3.05%) Sun
13 9 (2.74%) Kaspersky
13 9 (2.74%) Splunk
14 8 (2.44%) Avaya
15 7 (2.13%) Symantec