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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple Mac OS X
UK
Rank 503 510 466
Rank change year-on-year +7 -44  
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 391 499 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.48% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.95% 1.85% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 347 409 518
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% +9.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +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 20041 26982 29096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 23.69% 26.09% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16855 22704 24368
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £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 March 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 March 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 +10 363 £40,000 +14.28% 69
London +58 191 £38,000 +27.73% 39
South East +38 67 £40,000 - 11
South West +39 41 £28,750 -32.35% 6
North West -18 26 £51,250 +20.58% 4
City of London +63 22 £39,000 +41.81% 6
Oxfordshire +24 22 £54,000 +163.41% 2
Manchester -20 22 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Surrey +54 21 £40,000 +42.85% 7
Gloucestershire +11 21 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Devon - 16 £28,750 - 1
East of England +7 14 £37,500 - 4
Guildford +30 12 £40,000 +30.08% 2
Exeter - 10 £28,750 - 1
Berkshire +20 9 £45,000 +40.62% 2
West Midlands +6 9 £22,500 -35.71% 3
Hampshire -4 9 £30,000 -33.33%
East Midlands -5 9 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Hertfordshire +8 7 £45,000 +69.81% 3
Yorkshire +23 6 £26,500 +8.16%
Wales +6 6 £33,750 +35.00% 1
Nottingham 0 6 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Nottinghamshire -4 6 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Watford +4 5 £45,000 +150.00% 1
Cheltenham +2 5 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Maidenhead - 5 £53,000 -
Redhill - 5 £65,000 -
Cardiff +12 4 £32,500 -5.79%
South Wales +11 4 £32,500 +30.00%
West Sussex +6 4 £25,000 -2.91%

Mac OS X
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 727 (80.69%) Windows
2 468 (51.94%) Active Directory
3 405 (44.95%) Microsoft
4 351 (38.96%) Linux
5 290 (32.19%) Windows Server
6 232 (25.75%) Apple
7 225 (24.97%) Windows 7
8 209 (23.20%) Office 365
9 208 (23.09%) VMware
10 194 (21.53%) MS Office
11 182 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
12 173 (19.20%) Apple iOS
13 167 (18.53%) Windows Server 2012
14 164 (18.20%) Firewall
15 152 (16.87%) ITIL
16 147 (16.32%) Android
17 146 (16.20%) VMware Infrastructure
18 145 (16.09%) MS Excel
19 142 (15.76%) Cisco
20 137 (15.21%) DNS
21 136 (15.09%) Degree
22 128 (14.21%) TCP/IP
23 117 (12.99%) Windows 10
24 111 (12.32%) Windows Server 2008
25 110 (12.21%) Unix
26 109 (12.10%) DHCP
27 102 (11.32%) Git (software)
28 100 (11.10%) Internet
29 98 (10.88%) MS Exchange
29 98 (10.88%) Citrix

Mac OS X
Top Related 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 98 (10.88%) MS Exchange
2 54 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (5.55%) Tomcat
4 38 (4.22%) CMS
4 38 (4.22%) Skype for Business
5 32 (3.55%) WebSphere
6 28 (3.11%) CoreMedia CMS
6 28 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 26 (2.89%) IIS
8 25 (2.77%) Jetty
9 24 (2.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 21 (2.33%) Apache
11 16 (1.78%) WordPress
12 15 (1.66%) SharePoint
13 14 (1.55%) Alfresco
14 7 (0.78%) Confluence
15 6 (0.67%) Drupal
15 6 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
16 4 (0.44%) Apache Pig
16 4 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 194 (21.53%) MS Office
2 145 (16.09%) MS Excel
3 34 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 26 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.00%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.44%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.44%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (0.44%) Final Cut Pro
7 4 (0.44%) MS Project
7 4 (0.44%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 4 (0.44%) PTC Creo
7 4 (0.44%) QuarkXPress
7 4 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.22%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.22%) Inkscape
8 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.22%) Vectorworks
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 5 (0.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.22%) Eikon
3 2 (0.22%) Magento
3 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 209 (23.20%) Office 365
2 85 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
4 49 (5.44%) G Suite
5 24 (2.66%) IaaS
5 24 (2.66%) PaaS
6 22 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 11 (1.22%) SaaS
8 8 (0.89%) Mimecast
9 7 (0.78%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.55%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.22%) Slack
13 1 (0.11%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.11%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 164 (18.20%) Firewall
2 137 (15.21%) DNS
3 128 (14.21%) TCP/IP
4 109 (12.10%) DHCP
5 100 (11.10%) Internet
6 89 (9.88%) Wireless
7 83 (9.21%) LAN
8 71 (7.88%) SAN
9 68 (7.55%) VPN
10 64 (7.10%) Cisco IOS
11 62 (6.88%) WAN
12 47 (5.22%) VoIP
13 40 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
14 38 (4.22%) LDAP
15 29 (3.22%) Network Security
16 26 (2.89%) Remote Desktop
17 23 (2.55%) Kerberos
18 22 (2.44%) SSL
19 21 (2.33%) VLAN
20 20 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (7.10%) MySQL
2 59 (6.55%) SQL Server
3 48 (5.33%) Relational Database
4 41 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 41 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 23 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 15 (1.66%) Redis
8 14 (1.55%) Oracle Database
8 14 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (1.11%) Big Data
10 8 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (0.67%) FileMaker
12 5 (0.55%) Apache Hive
12 5 (0.55%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.55%) OrientDB
13 3 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.33%) SQLite
14 2 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 102 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 40 (4.44%) Jenkins
3 25 (2.77%) JIRA
4 18 (2.00%) JUnit
5 13 (1.44%) Cucumber
6 12 (1.33%) Subversion
7 10 (1.11%) Selenium
8 8 (0.89%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.67%) Hudson
10 5 (0.55%) Mercurial
10 5 (0.55%) Xcode
11 4 (0.44%) Bitbucket
11 4 (0.44%) CodeSonar
11 4 (0.44%) git-flow
11 4 (0.44%) HP UFT
11 4 (0.44%) Robot Framework
11 4 (0.44%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.33%) Maven
13 2 (0.22%) jMock
General
1 91 (10.10%) Finance
2 60 (6.66%) Retail
3 51 (5.66%) Games
4 29 (3.22%) Marketing
5 25 (2.77%) Online Betting
6 19 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.00%) Advertising
8 17 (1.89%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.78%) Legal
10 15 (1.66%) Publishing
11 12 (1.33%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.89%) Electronics
13 7 (0.78%) Banking
14 3 (0.33%) Automotive
14 3 (0.33%) French Language
15 2 (0.22%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.22%) Back Office
16 1 (0.11%) Front Office
16 1 (0.11%) German Language
16 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 169 (18.76%) Support Engineer
2 137 (15.21%) Analyst
3 124 (13.76%) Developer
4 105 (11.65%) IT Support
5 85 (9.43%) Support Analyst
6 72 (7.99%) Systems Administrator
7 70 (7.77%) Mac Engineer
8 68 (7.55%) Administrator
9 63 (6.99%) 2nd Line Support
9 63 (6.99%) Desktop Support
10 60 (6.66%) IT Engineer
11 57 (6.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 53 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
12 53 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
13 46 (5.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 46 (5.11%) IT Manager
14 44 (4.88%) Java Developer
15 41 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
16 39 (4.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
17 38 (4.22%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (8.44%) HTML
2 50 (5.55%) CSS
3 49 (5.44%) RESTful
4 39 (4.33%) .NET
5 37 (4.11%) Web Services
6 36 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
7 35 (3.88%) AngularJS
7 35 (3.88%) jQuery
7 35 (3.88%) Spring
8 33 (3.66%) Java EE
9 27 (3.00%) LAMP
9 27 (3.00%) Servlets
10 24 (2.66%) Apache Camel
11 23 (2.55%) Spring Integration
12 20 (2.22%) SOAP
13 19 (2.11%) Node.js
13 19 (2.11%) Sass
14 18 (2.00%) XML
15 17 (1.89%) Ajax
15 17 (1.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 87 (9.66%) Computer Science
2 65 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (5.33%) User Experience
4 46 (5.11%) iPad
5 37 (4.11%) Blackberry
5 37 (4.11%) Linux Command Line
6 34 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
7 33 (3.66%) iPhone
8 27 (3.00%) Online Games
9 25 (2.77%) Data Protection Act
9 25 (2.77%) PKI
10 23 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (2.00%) Client/Server
12 15 (1.66%) Hedge funds
13 14 (1.55%) EMC VNX
13 14 (1.55%) Management Information System
14 12 (1.33%) Cyber Attack
15 10 (1.11%) Driving Licence
16 9 (1.00%) Mobile App
17 8 (0.89%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 727 (80.69%) Windows
2 351 (38.96%) Linux
3 290 (32.19%) Windows Server
4 225 (24.97%) Windows 7
5 173 (19.20%) Apple iOS
6 167 (18.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 147 (16.32%) Android
8 117 (12.99%) Windows 10
9 111 (12.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 110 (12.21%) Unix
11 83 (9.21%) Windows 8
12 40 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 40 (4.44%) Windows XP
13 38 (4.22%) Mac OS
14 27 (3.00%) Ubuntu
15 25 (2.77%) Debian
16 16 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (1.55%) NetWare
17 14 (1.55%) SUSE
18 13 (1.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (16.87%) ITIL
3 70 (7.77%) E-Commerce
4 69 (7.66%) Cybersecurity
5 60 (6.66%) TDD
6 59 (6.55%) Scrum
7 54 (5.99%) Automated Testing
8 51 (5.66%) Configuration Management
9 49 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (5.44%) Kanban
10 47 (5.22%) Service Delivery
11 44 (4.88%) Time Management
12 43 (4.77%) Software Engineering
13 42 (4.66%) SOA
14 40 (4.44%) Information Security
14 40 (4.44%) Mathematics
14 40 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
15 37 (4.11%) Continuous Delivery
16 36 (4.00%) Identity Management
17 34 (3.77%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 97 (10.77%) Java
2 89 (9.88%) Python
3 88 (9.77%) JavaScript
4 87 (9.66%) SQL
5 79 (8.77%) C
6 77 (8.55%) C++
6 77 (8.55%) PowerShell
7 44 (4.88%) PHP
8 33 (3.66%) Objective-C
8 33 (3.66%) Ruby
9 31 (3.44%) C#
10 30 (3.33%) Bash Shell
11 14 (1.55%) Perl
12 9 (1.00%) CoffeeScript
13 7 (0.78%) ES6
14 5 (0.55%) Lua
15 4 (0.44%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.44%) VBA
16 3 (0.33%) Scala
16 3 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 136 (15.09%) Degree
2 96 (10.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 65 (7.21%) MCSE
4 49 (5.44%) Cisco Certification
5 43 (4.77%) CCNA
6 39 (4.33%) MCP
7 36 (4.00%) CISSP
7 36 (4.00%) Security Cleared
8 35 (3.88%) MCSA
9 30 (3.33%) CISM
10 21 (2.33%) NVQ Level 3
11 16 (1.78%) MCITP
12 15 (1.66%) A+ Certification
13 13 (1.44%) DV Cleared
14 11 (1.22%) MCDST
15 10 (1.11%) CEH
15 10 (1.11%) CompTIA Security+
15 10 (1.11%) Security+ Certification
16 9 (1.00%) CCNP
17 8 (0.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 37 (4.11%) PCI DSS
2 36 (4.00%) QA
2 36 (4.00%) SLA
3 13 (1.44%) SDET
4 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.11%) DICOM
5 1 (0.11%) HL7
5 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 468 (51.94%) Active Directory
2 146 (16.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (10.88%) Hyper-V
4 44 (4.88%) XenApp
5 31 (3.44%) vSphere
6 25 (2.77%) Terminal Services
7 21 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (1.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 14 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
8 14 (1.55%) XenDesktop
9 12 (1.33%) Docker
10 10 (1.11%) XenServer
11 7 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (0.78%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.67%) Xen
13 5 (0.55%) DFS Replication
13 5 (0.55%) MetaFrame
13 5 (0.55%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 51 (5.66%) Puppet
2 46 (5.11%) SCCM
3 29 (3.22%) Nagios
4 28 (3.11%) Jamf Pro
5 24 (2.66%) SCOM
6 20 (2.22%) Backup Exec
7 14 (1.55%) EMC VPLEX
7 14 (1.55%) Grafana
7 14 (1.55%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 14 (1.55%) Simpana
7 14 (1.55%) StatsD
8 13 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (0.89%) ZABBIX
9 8 (0.89%) ZENworks
10 7 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.78%) WSUS
11 5 (0.55%) Ansible
11 5 (0.55%) Cacti
11 5 (0.55%) EdgeSight
11 5 (0.55%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 405 (44.95%) Microsoft
2 232 (25.75%) Apple
3 208 (23.09%) VMware
4 142 (15.76%) Cisco
5 98 (10.88%) Citrix
6 74 (8.21%) Adobe
7 64 (7.10%) Google
8 53 (5.88%) Dell
9 26 (2.89%) Juniper
10 20 (2.22%) Polycom
10 20 (2.22%) Veeam
11 18 (2.00%) HP
12 17 (1.89%) LANDesk
12 17 (1.89%) Sophos
12 17 (1.89%) Splunk
13 16 (1.78%) Intel Security
13 16 (1.78%) Oracle
13 16 (1.78%) Red Hat
14 14 (1.55%) CommVault
14 14 (1.55%) Novell
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + competitive bonus package
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Clifford Chance London Limited
Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + on call / Bonus / Training!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Pension, Private Health, Life Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Morson International
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + Pension, Discount
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Generous salary + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
H&R Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £43500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £75000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Itecco
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Top Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
XLN Telecom
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago