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

Apple Mac OS X
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 513 515 497
Rank change year-on-year +2 -18  
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 411 519 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.50% 0.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.97% 1.94% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 343 411 530
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -13.33% -  

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 20862 26800 29658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.34% 25.94% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 17517 22674 24812
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 30 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 30 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 +13 381 £32,500 - 58
London +47 200 £33,500 +19.64% 32
South East +31 70 £35,000 -12.50% 9
South West +30 35 £32,500 -14.47% 4
Gloucestershire +18 21 £47,500 +5.55% 1
City of London +34 20 £30,500 +1.66% 5
North West -43 20 £48,750 +28.28%
Oxfordshire +18 19 £35,000 +70.73% 4
Berkshire +12 18 £37,500 +25.00%
West Midlands +15 17 £27,500 -21.42% 3
East of England +4 17 £28,000 -25.33% 2
Surrey +43 16 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Manchester -25 15 £52,500 +27.27%
East Midlands +8 14 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Hampshire +5 13 £27,750 -38.33% 2
Nottingham 0 12 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Nottinghamshire -2 12 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Basingstoke -2 10 £27,500 -38.88% 2
Reading +25 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Yorkshire +16 8 £25,000 +2.04% 7
Devon - 8 £23,500 - 1
Exeter - 8 £23,500 - 1
Warwickshire +20 7 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Hertfordshire +8 7 £50,000 +85.18% 1
Guildford +25 6 £40,000 +25.00% 1
West Yorkshire +13 6 £26,500 -16.53% 1
Wales +3 6 £35,000 +40.00%
Watford - 6 £50,000 -
Cheltenham +12 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Bristol +2 5 £32,500 +18.18% 1

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 658 (78.05%) Windows
2 416 (49.35%) Active Directory
3 334 (39.62%) Microsoft
3 334 (39.62%) Linux
4 228 (27.05%) Windows Server
5 206 (24.44%) Apple
6 199 (23.61%) Windows 7
7 193 (22.89%) Office 365
8 187 (22.18%) Microsoft Office
9 183 (21.71%) Apple iOS
10 175 (20.76%) Agile Software Development
11 169 (20.05%) VMware
12 157 (18.62%) Android
13 140 (16.61%) DNS
14 137 (16.25%) ITIL
15 134 (15.90%) Firewall
16 124 (14.71%) Windows 10
17 122 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
18 121 (14.35%) VMware Infrastructure
19 118 (14.00%) DHCP
20 111 (13.17%) Degree
21 109 (12.93%) TCP/IP
21 109 (12.93%) Unix
22 106 (12.57%) Java
23 98 (11.63%) Cisco
24 97 (11.51%) Git (software)
25 93 (11.03%) Windows Server 2008
26 90 (10.68%) Microsoft Azure
27 89 (10.56%) Internet
27 89 (10.56%) 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 80 (9.49%) MS Exchange
2 52 (6.17%) Tomcat
3 39 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (4.51%) CMS
5 35 (4.15%) Skype for Business
5 35 (4.15%) WebSphere
6 27 (3.20%) CoreMedia CMS
7 25 (2.97%) Jetty
8 24 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 24 (2.85%) IIS
9 19 (2.25%) Apache
10 17 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 15 (1.78%) SharePoint
12 14 (1.66%) Alfresco
13 11 (1.30%) Confluence
13 11 (1.30%) WordPress
14 8 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
15 5 (0.59%) Drupal
16 4 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 187 (22.18%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (3.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 25 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
4 22 (2.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (1.30%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.59%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.47%) Adobe Captivate
8 4 (0.47%) Final Cut Pro
8 4 (0.47%) QuarkXPress
8 4 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.36%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.36%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 3 (0.36%) PTC Creo
10 2 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.24%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.24%) CINEMA 4D
10 2 (0.24%) Inkscape
10 2 (0.24%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 7 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.24%) Magento
3 2 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.12%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 193 (22.89%) Office 365
2 90 (10.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (10.44%) Amazon AWS
4 47 (5.58%) G Suite
5 25 (2.97%) IaaS
5 25 (2.97%) PaaS
6 15 (1.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 9 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (0.83%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.83%) SaaS
9 5 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.59%) iPaaS
9 5 (0.59%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.36%) iTunes
10 3 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.24%) Slack
12 1 (0.12%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.12%) Google Drive
12 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 140 (16.61%) DNS
2 134 (15.90%) Firewall
3 118 (14.00%) DHCP
4 109 (12.93%) TCP/IP
5 89 (10.56%) Internet
5 89 (10.56%) LAN
6 65 (7.71%) Wireless
7 60 (7.12%) WAN
8 57 (6.76%) VPN
9 52 (6.17%) SAN
10 45 (5.34%) VoIP
11 39 (4.63%) LDAP
12 33 (3.91%) Cisco IOS
12 33 (3.91%) Wi-Fi
13 30 (3.56%) Skype
14 28 (3.32%) Network Security
15 25 (2.97%) Remote Desktop
16 21 (2.49%) Kerberos
17 19 (2.25%) NetScaler
18 18 (2.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (6.76%) MySQL
2 50 (5.93%) SQL Server
3 48 (5.69%) Relational Database
4 40 (4.74%) RDBMS
5 38 (4.51%) NoSQL
6 22 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (1.90%) MongoDB
8 14 (1.66%) Oracle Database
8 14 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (1.42%) Redis
10 9 (1.07%) Big Data
11 5 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (0.59%) FileMaker
12 4 (0.47%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.47%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.36%) OrientDB
13 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.36%) SQLite
14 2 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.24%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 97 (11.51%) Git (software)
2 38 (4.51%) Jenkins
3 24 (2.85%) JIRA
4 18 (2.14%) JUnit
5 13 (1.54%) Subversion
6 11 (1.30%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.07%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.95%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.71%) Xcode
10 5 (0.59%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.36%) Buildbot
11 3 (0.36%) HP UFT
11 3 (0.36%) Metasploit
11 3 (0.36%) Selenium
11 3 (0.36%) Zephyr
12 2 (0.24%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.24%) CodeSonar
12 2 (0.24%) Maven
12 2 (0.24%) Robot Framework
12 2 (0.24%) TestDirector
General
1 88 (10.44%) Finance
2 66 (7.83%) Retail
3 56 (6.64%) Games
4 27 (3.20%) Financial Institution
5 26 (3.08%) Marketing
6 25 (2.97%) Online Betting
7 14 (1.66%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.42%) Electronics
8 12 (1.42%) Legal
8 12 (1.42%) Publishing
9 11 (1.30%) Advertising
10 8 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.71%) Banking
12 3 (0.36%) Automotive
12 3 (0.36%) French Language
13 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.24%) Back Office
13 2 (0.24%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.24%) German Language
14 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 160 (18.98%) Support Engineer
2 146 (17.32%) Analyst
3 131 (15.54%) Developer
4 95 (11.27%) IT Support
4 95 (11.27%) Support Analyst
5 68 (8.07%) Desktop Support
5 68 (8.07%) Systems Administrator
6 67 (7.95%) Administrator
7 56 (6.64%) Desktop Engineer
7 56 (6.64%) Mac Engineer
8 55 (6.52%) IT Engineer
8 55 (6.52%) Java Developer
9 51 (6.05%) 2nd Line Support
10 47 (5.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 46 (5.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 44 (5.22%) IT Support Engineer
13 39 (4.63%) IT Analyst
13 39 (4.63%) Technical Support
14 37 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 36 (4.27%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (8.07%) HTML
2 46 (5.46%) CSS
3 45 (5.34%) RESTful
4 38 (4.51%) Web Services
5 35 (4.15%) Java EE
6 34 (4.03%) ActiveMQ
6 34 (4.03%) AngularJS
7 32 (3.80%) Spring
8 27 (3.20%) Servlets
9 26 (3.08%) jQuery
10 23 (2.73%) Apache Camel
10 23 (2.73%) LAMP
10 23 (2.73%) Spring Integration
11 18 (2.14%) HTML5
12 17 (2.02%) .NET
12 17 (2.02%) Ajax
13 15 (1.78%) JSON
13 15 (1.78%) Ruby on Rails
14 14 (1.66%) CSS3
14 14 (1.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 88 (10.44%) Computer Science
2 73 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (6.41%) Linux Command Line
4 52 (6.17%) User Experience
5 38 (4.51%) iPad
6 29 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (3.20%) Blackberry
7 27 (3.20%) Video Conferencing
8 26 (3.08%) iPhone
8 26 (3.08%) Online Games
9 25 (2.97%) PKI
10 17 (2.02%) Data Protection Act
11 14 (1.66%) EMC VNX
12 13 (1.54%) Client/Server
13 12 (1.42%) BYOD
13 12 (1.42%) Mobile App
14 11 (1.30%) Cyber Attack
14 11 (1.30%) Management Information System
15 10 (1.19%) Driving Licence
15 10 (1.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 658 (78.05%) Windows
2 334 (39.62%) Linux
3 228 (27.05%) Windows Server
4 199 (23.61%) Windows 7
5 183 (21.71%) Apple iOS
6 157 (18.62%) Android
7 124 (14.71%) Windows 10
8 122 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 109 (12.93%) Unix
10 93 (11.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 70 (8.30%) Windows 8
12 40 (4.74%) Mac OS
13 32 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
14 25 (2.97%) Ubuntu
15 21 (2.49%) Debian
16 16 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (1.66%) NetWare
17 14 (1.66%) SUSE
18 13 (1.54%) CentOS
18 13 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (20.76%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (16.25%) ITIL
3 71 (8.42%) E-Commerce
4 65 (7.71%) TDD
5 60 (7.12%) Cybersecurity
6 56 (6.64%) Scrum
7 52 (6.17%) Automated Testing
8 51 (6.05%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (5.93%) Configuration Management
10 46 (5.46%) Kanban
10 46 (5.46%) Service Delivery
11 41 (4.86%) Software Engineering
11 41 (4.86%) Workflow
12 40 (4.74%) SOA
12 40 (4.74%) Time Management
13 36 (4.27%) Identity Management
14 35 (4.15%) Continuous Delivery
14 35 (4.15%) Reverse Engineering
15 33 (3.91%) Pair Programming
16 32 (3.80%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (12.57%) Java
2 85 (10.08%) JavaScript
3 81 (9.61%) Python
4 80 (9.49%) SQL
5 73 (8.66%) C++
5 73 (8.66%) PowerShell
6 61 (7.24%) C
7 35 (4.15%) Ruby
8 34 (4.03%) C#
8 34 (4.03%) PHP
9 29 (3.44%) Objective-C
10 28 (3.32%) Bash Shell
11 16 (1.90%) Perl
12 9 (1.07%) CoffeeScript
13 7 (0.83%) ES6
14 5 (0.59%) Lua
15 4 (0.47%) Apple Swift
15 4 (0.47%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.36%) VB
17 2 (0.24%) Scala
Qualifications
1 111 (13.17%) Degree
2 86 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (6.64%) MCSE
4 40 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (4.63%) Security Cleared
6 34 (4.03%) CCNA
7 32 (3.80%) MCP
8 30 (3.56%) MCSA
9 24 (2.85%) CISSP
10 22 (2.61%) CISM
11 17 (2.02%) A+ Certification
12 13 (1.54%) DV Cleared
13 12 (1.42%) MCDST
14 11 (1.30%) MCITP
15 8 (0.95%) CEH
16 7 (0.83%) CCNP
17 6 (0.71%) CompTIA Security+
17 6 (0.71%) Security+ Certification
18 5 (0.59%) CREST Certified
18 5 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.03%) PCI DSS
2 32 (3.80%) SLA
3 31 (3.68%) QA
4 29 (3.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (1.30%) SDET
6 1 (0.12%) DICOM
6 1 (0.12%) HL7
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 416 (49.35%) Active Directory
2 121 (14.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (9.85%) Hyper-V
4 36 (4.27%) XenApp
5 28 (3.32%) vSphere
6 19 (2.25%) Terminal Services
6 19 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (1.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 14 (1.66%) Virtual Servers
7 14 (1.66%) XenDesktop
8 10 (1.19%) Docker
9 9 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (0.95%) XenServer
11 7 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (0.83%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.59%) DFS Replication
12 5 (0.59%) MetaFrame
13 4 (0.47%) Xen
14 3 (0.36%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 50 (5.93%) Puppet
2 45 (5.34%) SCCM
3 28 (3.32%) Nagios
4 25 (2.97%) SCOM
5 22 (2.61%) Jamf Pro
6 18 (2.14%) Backup Exec
7 14 (1.66%) EMC VPLEX
7 14 (1.66%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 14 (1.66%) Simpana
8 13 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
9 12 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (1.30%) Grafana
10 11 (1.30%) StatsD
11 10 (1.19%) Ansible
12 9 (1.07%) Microsoft Intune
12 9 (1.07%) WSUS
13 7 (0.83%) vCenter Server
13 7 (0.83%) ZENworks
14 6 (0.71%) ZABBIX
15 5 (0.59%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 334 (39.62%) Microsoft
2 206 (24.44%) Apple
3 169 (20.05%) VMware
4 98 (11.63%) Cisco
5 81 (9.61%) Citrix
6 69 (8.19%) Adobe
7 63 (7.47%) Google
8 46 (5.46%) Dell
9 28 (3.32%) Remedy
10 22 (2.61%) Juniper
11 18 (2.14%) Sophos
12 17 (2.02%) Veeam
13 16 (1.90%) HP
13 16 (1.90%) Oracle
14 15 (1.78%) Intel Security
14 15 (1.78%) Polycom
14 15 (1.78%) Red Hat
14 15 (1.78%) ServiceNow
15 14 (1.66%) Novell
15 14 (1.66%) Splunk
South West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum GBP 23K +Extensive benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £450 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Fox Network group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Arnold Ash Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum + on-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Generous salary + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Cobalt Telephone Technologies
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
Sequential Professional Services Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum including benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Opensauce /New Growth Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
William Reed Business Media
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + pension, life assurance, group inc
Posted: 20 days ago