Period
to 17 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 686 587 518
Rank change year-on-year -99 -69 +37
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 456 735 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.42% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.32% 1.74% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 361 627 772
UK median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -1.41% -4.05%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -16.92% -7.14% -6.67%

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 34,669 42,325 42,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.19% 24.17% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27,829 34,758 35,744
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -
10th Percentile £25,975 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £78,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% -2.50%

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 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Mac OS X in the UK

Mac OS X
Top 15 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 February 2019. 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 -95 432 £32,000 -8.57% 78
London -66 247 £35,000 - 44
UK excluding London -29 203 £27,000 -16.92% 35
South East -19 61 £32,500 -0.76% 5
East of England +25 49 £26,500 -7.02% 6
North of England +46 44 £21,500 -41.50% 17
North West +32 24 £22,500 -5.26% 8
Scotland +15 19 £47,000 +22.88% 1
South West -7 19 £45,000 +87.50% 3
Yorkshire +52 11 £46,875 +4.17% 8
Midlands +37 10 £21,500 -33.85% 3
North East +22 9 £20,000 -44.83% 1
East Midlands +13 6 £20,500 -20.39% 3
West Midlands +35 4 £23,250 -28.46%
Wales - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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.

1 381 (83.55%) Windows
2 216 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 203 (44.52%) Active Directory
4 178 (39.04%) Office 365
5 167 (36.62%) Linux
6 136 (29.82%) Windows Server
7 132 (28.95%) Windows 10
8 128 (28.07%) Windows 7
9 117 (25.66%) Microsoft Office
10 106 (23.25%) Firewall
11 99 (21.71%) Apple
12 98 (21.49%) DNS
13 96 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
14 88 (19.30%) DHCP
14 88 (19.30%) MS Exchange
15 87 (19.08%) Apple iOS
16 85 (18.64%) Android
17 83 (18.20%) Degree
18 79 (17.32%) Python
19 72 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
20 70 (15.35%) VMware
21 69 (15.13%) ITIL
22 67 (14.69%) Windows Server 2008
22 67 (14.69%) Windows Server 2012
23 65 (14.25%) PowerShell
23 65 (14.25%) TCP/IP
24 64 (14.04%) Java
25 62 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
26 61 (13.38%) Citrix
27 60 (13.16%) Cisco

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 88 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 53 (11.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (7.02%) Skype for Business
4 28 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (3.51%) SharePoint
7 14 (3.07%) Confluence
8 10 (2.19%) Apache Pig
9 8 (1.75%) IIS
10 6 (1.32%) Apache
10 6 (1.32%) CMS
10 6 (1.32%) EPiServer
10 6 (1.32%) GeoServer
10 6 (1.32%) Liferay
10 6 (1.32%) Oracle Spatial
10 6 (1.32%) Umbraco
10 6 (1.32%) WordPress
11 4 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 117 (25.66%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.66%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.44%) iWork
6 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.22%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.22%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.22%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.22%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 1 (0.22%) Revit
Business Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 178 (39.04%) Office 365
2 72 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (5.04%) G Suite
5 16 (3.51%) Mimecast
6 15 (3.29%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (3.07%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 13 (2.85%) SaaS
9 12 (2.63%) Amazon S3
10 11 (2.41%) GitHub
10 11 (2.41%) PaaS
11 10 (2.19%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (1.10%) Serverless
13 3 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.66%) Dropbox
13 3 (0.66%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 106 (23.25%) Firewall
2 98 (21.49%) DNS
3 88 (19.30%) DHCP
4 65 (14.25%) TCP/IP
5 52 (11.40%) LAN
6 49 (10.75%) VPN
7 41 (8.99%) Wi-Fi
8 39 (8.55%) VoIP
9 34 (7.46%) WAN
10 31 (6.80%) Wireless
11 30 (6.58%) HTTP
11 30 (6.58%) SAN
12 22 (4.82%) Internet
13 21 (4.61%) Skype
13 21 (4.61%) VLAN
14 17 (3.73%) ICMP
15 16 (3.51%) SNMP
16 14 (3.07%) Network Security
17 12 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
18 10 (2.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.68%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.70%) MySQL
3 16 (3.51%) Amazon RDS
4 13 (2.85%) Hadoop
5 11 (2.41%) Big Data
5 11 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (2.19%) Apache Hive
7 8 (1.75%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.32%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.88%) Redis
10 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.66%) Amazon Aurora
11 3 (0.66%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.22%) Cognos Impromptu
13 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (9.21%) Git (software)
2 41 (8.99%) JIRA
3 28 (6.14%) Jenkins
4 17 (3.73%) Selenium
5 16 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (3.29%) Bitbucket
7 12 (2.63%) Robot Framework
8 11 (2.41%) CodeSonar
8 11 (2.41%) git-flow
9 7 (1.54%) Redmine
10 6 (1.32%) JIRA Agile
10 6 (1.32%) Maven
11 4 (0.88%) Appium
11 4 (0.88%) MSI
11 4 (0.88%) Subversion
11 4 (0.88%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.66%) Calabash
13 2 (0.44%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.22%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.22%) WinDbg
General
1 38 (8.33%) Finance
2 28 (6.14%) Games
3 21 (4.61%) Marketing
4 17 (3.73%) Retail
5 15 (3.29%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.85%) Banking
7 12 (2.63%) Advertising
8 6 (1.32%) Electronics
8 6 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.88%) Law
9 4 (0.88%) Legal
9 4 (0.88%) Publishing
10 2 (0.44%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.44%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.22%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 70 (15.35%) Analyst
3 57 (12.50%) IT Support
4 48 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 45 (9.87%) Software Engineer
6 37 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 36 (7.89%) Developer
7 36 (7.89%) IT Engineer
8 27 (5.92%) Desktop Engineer
9 26 (5.70%) Security Engineer
10 25 (5.48%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 25 (5.48%) Service Analyst
11 23 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
11 23 (5.04%) IT Support Engineer
11 23 (5.04%) Service Desk Analyst
12 22 (4.82%) Administrator
13 21 (4.61%) IT Analyst
14 20 (4.39%) Windows Engineer
15 19 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 19 (4.17%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.92%) HTML
2 22 (4.82%) CSS
3 21 (4.61%) Java EE
4 20 (4.39%) REST
5 15 (3.29%) Node.js
6 14 (3.07%) .NET
6 14 (3.07%) SOAP
7 13 (2.85%) X-Windows
8 12 (2.63%) Django
8 12 (2.63%) jQuery
8 12 (2.63%) Kafka
8 12 (2.63%) LAMP
9 11 (2.41%) .NET Framework
9 11 (2.41%) AngularJS
9 11 (2.41%) ASP.NET
9 11 (2.41%) RabbitMQ
9 11 (2.41%) RESTful
9 11 (2.41%) Spring MVC
9 11 (2.41%) STL
10 9 (1.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.24%) Self-Motivation
3 22 (4.82%) Data Centre
4 20 (4.39%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.39%) User Experience
5 15 (3.29%) Data Structures
6 14 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (3.07%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (2.41%) Device Driver
7 11 (2.41%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.41%) Smartphone
8 10 (2.19%) iPad
8 10 (2.19%) Security Operations Centre
9 9 (1.97%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.97%) Driving Licence
9 9 (1.97%) Fintech
9 9 (1.97%) iPhone
10 8 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (1.54%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.54%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 381 (83.55%) Windows
2 167 (36.62%) Linux
3 136 (29.82%) Windows Server
4 132 (28.95%) Windows 10
5 128 (28.07%) Windows 7
6 87 (19.08%) Apple iOS
7 85 (18.64%) Android
8 67 (14.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 67 (14.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 58 (12.72%) Windows 8
10 30 (6.58%) Unix
11 18 (3.95%) Mac OS
12 11 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (1.97%) CentOS
14 6 (1.32%) Solaris
15 5 (1.10%) AIX
15 5 (1.10%) HPUX
15 5 (1.10%) Kali Linux
15 5 (1.10%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.66%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
2 69 (15.13%) ITIL
3 62 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 47 (10.31%) Information Security
6 45 (9.87%) Cybersecurity
7 42 (9.21%) Computer Science
8 38 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 37 (8.11%) DevOps
10 30 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 26 (5.70%) Migration
12 25 (5.48%) Patch Management
13 22 (4.82%) SIEM
14 20 (4.39%) Open Source
14 20 (4.39%) Project Management
14 20 (4.39%) Security Architecture
14 20 (4.39%) Service Management
14 20 (4.39%) TDD
15 19 (4.17%) Test Automation
16 17 (3.73%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 79 (17.32%) Python
2 65 (14.25%) PowerShell
3 64 (14.04%) Java
4 53 (11.62%) C++
5 45 (9.87%) C
5 45 (9.87%) JavaScript
6 44 (9.65%) SQL
7 26 (5.70%) Bash Shell
8 25 (5.48%) C#
9 21 (4.61%) Ruby
10 13 (2.85%) Objective-C
10 13 (2.85%) PHP
11 8 (1.75%) Apple Swift
12 7 (1.54%) Perl
13 6 (1.32%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.10%) Clojure
14 5 (1.10%) Scala
15 4 (0.88%) Assembly Language
15 4 (0.88%) Kotlin
15 4 (0.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 83 (18.20%) Degree
2 32 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (6.14%) SSCP
4 23 (5.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (4.61%) Security Cleared
6 20 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (4.17%) DV Cleared
7 19 (4.17%) MCSE
8 18 (3.95%) CCNA
8 18 (3.95%) CompTIA Security+
9 17 (3.73%) GCIA
9 17 (3.73%) GCIH
9 17 (3.73%) Network+ Certification
10 16 (3.51%) GSEC
11 15 (3.29%) MCP
12 14 (3.07%) A+ Certification
12 14 (3.07%) CISSP
12 14 (3.07%) MCSA
13 11 (2.41%) CEH
13 11 (2.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (5.04%) SLA
3 11 (2.41%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.32%) QA
5 5 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (0.88%) COBIT
6 4 (0.88%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.66%) PMO
8 2 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.44%) GDPR
8 2 (0.44%) WCAG
System Software
1 203 (44.52%) Active Directory
2 48 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (9.21%) Hyper-V
4 26 (5.70%) Docker
5 17 (3.73%) vSphere
6 13 (2.85%) Terminal Services
7 12 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (1.97%) XenApp
9 8 (1.75%) Terminal Server
9 8 (1.75%) XenDesktop
10 7 (1.54%) BitLocker
11 6 (1.32%) Firmware
12 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.22%) NFS
12 1 (0.22%) Samba
12 1 (0.22%) Squid
12 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 50 (10.96%) SCCM
2 17 (3.73%) Jamf Pro
3 13 (2.85%) Puppet
3 13 (2.85%) WSUS
4 12 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 12 (2.63%) vCenter Server
5 11 (2.41%) Microsoft Intune
5 11 (2.41%) Salt
6 10 (2.19%) Backup Exec
7 7 (1.54%) ZABBIX
8 5 (1.10%) IBM BigFix
8 5 (1.10%) QRadar
9 4 (0.88%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.88%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.66%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.66%) Clonezilla
10 3 (0.66%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.66%) Nagios
10 3 (0.66%) SCOM
10 3 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 216 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 99 (21.71%) Apple
3 70 (15.35%) VMware
4 61 (13.38%) Citrix
5 60 (13.16%) Cisco
6 26 (5.70%) Adobe
7 24 (5.26%) Google
8 22 (4.82%) Ivanti
9 18 (3.95%) Splunk
10 17 (3.73%) HP
11 16 (3.51%) McAfee
12 15 (3.29%) Meraki
13 14 (3.07%) Dell
13 14 (3.07%) NetApp
13 14 (3.07%) Symantec
14 11 (2.41%) Veeam
15 10 (2.19%) SAP
16 9 (1.97%) Okta
16 9 (1.97%) Veritas
17 8 (1.75%) SolarWinds