Period
to 21 September 2020

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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 605 738 569
Rank change year-on-year +133 -169 -34
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 90 375 785
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.27% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.85% 1.17% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 84 293 622
Median annual salary £46,500 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.80% -10.71% -
10th Percentile £29,475 £23,500 £21,888
90th Percentile £68,500 £58,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £27,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +27.27% -17.91% +3.08%

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 10,626 32,173 38,505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.49% 22.93% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8,728 25,369 31,069
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,250 £25,263
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year +9.76% +1.86% +0.63%

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 21 September 2020.

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 21 September 2020. 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 +124 89 £46,500 +48.80% 26
London +109 55 £50,000 +49.25% 8
UK excluding London +210 35 £35,000 +27.27% 19
East of England +128 14 £45,000 +73.08% 4
Work from Home - 12 £46,500 - 2
North of England +153 8 £60,000 +92.00% 3
South West +134 6 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Yorkshire +156 5 - -
Midlands +129 4 £35,000 +48.94% 2
North West +120 3 £60,000 +92.00% 1
West Midlands +98 3 £35,000 +48.94%
South East +183 2 £29,750 +8.18% 6
East Midlands +96 1 £42,500 - 2
Scotland +84 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 62 (68.89%) Linux
2 59 (65.56%) Microsoft
3 52 (57.78%) Windows
4 46 (51.11%) Python
5 44 (48.89%) Active Directory
6 43 (47.78%) Azure
7 41 (45.56%) Office 365
8 36 (40.00%) DNS
9 33 (36.67%) Firewall
10 32 (35.56%) VPN
10 32 (35.56%) DHCP
10 32 (35.56%) AWS
11 29 (32.22%) Microsoft Office
12 28 (31.11%) Network Security
12 28 (31.11%) Skype for Business
13 27 (30.00%) Cisco
14 25 (27.78%) Nagios
14 25 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
15 24 (26.67%) Performance Analysis
15 24 (26.67%) Skype
16 23 (25.56%) Ansible
16 23 (25.56%) Puppet
16 23 (25.56%) Wireless
16 23 (25.56%) VoIP
16 23 (25.56%) Wireshark
17 22 (24.44%) Riverbed
17 22 (24.44%) MS Visio
17 22 (24.44%) WAN
17 22 (24.44%) LAN
17 22 (24.44%) RIP

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 28 (31.11%) Skype for Business
2 4 (4.44%) Apache
2 4 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.44%) WordPress
3 3 (3.33%) JBoss
4 2 (2.22%) Drupal
4 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.22%) IIS
4 2 (2.22%) nginx
4 2 (2.22%) SilverStripe
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.11%) Confluence
5 1 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.11%) Moodle
5 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (32.22%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (24.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (47.78%) Azure
2 41 (45.56%) Office 365
3 32 (35.56%) AWS
4 22 (24.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 22 (24.44%) Route 53
4 22 (24.44%) Slack
5 21 (23.33%) GCP
6 8 (8.89%) Mimecast
7 6 (6.67%) GitHub
8 3 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (3.33%) Amazon S3
9 2 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (2.22%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (2.22%) Azure LUIS
10 1 (1.11%) Amazon EKS
10 1 (1.11%) IaaS
10 1 (1.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (40.00%) DNS
2 33 (36.67%) Firewall
3 32 (35.56%) DHCP
3 32 (35.56%) VPN
4 28 (31.11%) Network Security
5 24 (26.67%) Skype
6 23 (25.56%) VoIP
6 23 (25.56%) Wireless
6 23 (25.56%) Wireshark
7 22 (24.44%) BGP
7 22 (24.44%) IPsec
7 22 (24.44%) LAN
7 22 (24.44%) MPLS
7 22 (24.44%) MRTG
7 22 (24.44%) OSPF
7 22 (24.44%) RIP
7 22 (24.44%) SNMP
7 22 (24.44%) TACACS
7 22 (24.44%) WAN
7 22 (24.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
1 9 (10.00%) MySQL
2 7 (7.78%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.11%) ArangoDB
6 1 (1.11%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 20 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 18 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (13.33%) Subversion
4 9 (10.00%) Xcode
5 7 (7.78%) Maven
6 5 (5.56%) Buildbot
6 5 (5.56%) Clang
6 5 (5.56%) CMake
6 5 (5.56%) CruiseControl
6 5 (5.56%) GCC
6 5 (5.56%) JIRA
6 5 (5.56%) JUnit
6 5 (5.56%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.44%) Gradle
7 4 (4.44%) Redmine
7 4 (4.44%) TeamCity
7 4 (4.44%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (2.22%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.22%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 10 (11.11%) Games
3 6 (6.67%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.33%) Law
5 1 (1.11%) Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (24.44%) Network Engineer
2 15 (16.67%) Developer
3 12 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Build Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Office 365 Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Remote Support Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) IT Support
8 5 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.44%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Support Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) AngularJS
1 6 (6.67%) Node.js
2 5 (5.56%) Kafka
2 5 (5.56%) RESTful
3 4 (4.44%) CSS
3 4 (4.44%) HTML
3 4 (4.44%) JSON
3 4 (4.44%) LAMP
3 4 (4.44%) REST
4 3 (3.33%) .NET
4 3 (3.33%) JSF
4 3 (3.33%) React
4 3 (3.33%) SOAP
4 3 (3.33%) XML
5 2 (2.22%) Ext JS
5 2 (2.22%) Java EE
5 2 (2.22%) jQuery
5 2 (2.22%) Spring
5 2 (2.22%) Symfony
5 2 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.44%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.33%) iPad
4 3 (3.33%) iPhone
4 3 (3.33%) Music Streaming
4 3 (3.33%) User Experience
5 2 (2.22%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (2.22%) PKI
5 2 (2.22%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.11%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.11%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.11%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (68.89%) Linux
2 52 (57.78%) Windows
3 16 (17.78%) Windows Server
4 11 (12.22%) Ubuntu
4 11 (12.22%) Windows 10
4 11 (12.22%) Windows 7
5 8 (8.89%) Android
5 8 (8.89%) Unix
6 7 (7.78%) CentOS
6 7 (7.78%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.67%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.22%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (1.11%) AIX
10 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.67%) Performance Analysis
2 22 (24.44%) B2B
2 22 (24.44%) Identity Management
2 22 (24.44%) ITIL
2 22 (24.44%) Network Monitoring
2 22 (24.44%) Security Monitoring
3 17 (18.89%) Test Automation
4 16 (17.78%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 10 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (10.00%) DevOps
7 9 (10.00%) Validation
8 8 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (8.89%) Microservices
9 7 (7.78%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (7.78%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (7.78%) Open Source
9 7 (7.78%) Problem Management
9 7 (7.78%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.11%) Python
2 20 (22.22%) C#
3 15 (16.67%) C++
3 15 (16.67%) Java
3 15 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.56%) PowerShell
4 14 (15.56%) SQL
5 12 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 10 (11.11%) Ruby
7 7 (7.78%) PHP
8 6 (6.67%) C
8 6 (6.67%) Java 8
8 6 (6.67%) Perl
9 5 (5.56%) Lua
10 4 (4.44%) Bourne shell
10 4 (4.44%) MATLAB
11 3 (3.33%) Assembly Language
12 2 (2.22%) Apple Swift
12 2 (2.22%) Java 9
13 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (16.67%) CCNA
3 13 (14.44%) Degree
4 9 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (7.78%) CCNP
6 4 (4.44%) CISSP
6 4 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.33%) CISA
7 3 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (3.33%) CRISC
7 3 (3.33%) GCFE
7 3 (3.33%) GCIH
7 3 (3.33%) GIAC
7 3 (3.33%) GSEC
7 3 (3.33%) MCSE
7 3 (3.33%) SANS
8 1 (1.11%) CISM
8 1 (1.11%) MCSA
8 1 (1.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) QA
1 10 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) COBIT
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (48.89%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.33%) Docker
2 12 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.78%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 25 (27.78%) Nagios
1 25 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (25.56%) Ansible
2 23 (25.56%) Puppet
3 9 (10.00%) SCCM
4 8 (8.89%) Kubernetes
5 7 (7.78%) Backup Exec
6 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (2.22%) Scalr
7 2 (2.22%) Terraform
8 1 (1.11%) Icinga
8 1 (1.11%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (1.11%) Nessus
8 1 (1.11%) Rancher
Vendors
1 59 (65.56%) Microsoft
2 27 (30.00%) Cisco
3 22 (24.44%) Avaya
3 22 (24.44%) Palo Alto
3 22 (24.44%) Riverbed
4 15 (16.67%) VMware
5 13 (14.44%) Citrix
6 9 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (8.89%) Apple
7 8 (8.89%) Dell
8 7 (7.78%) Asigra
8 7 (7.78%) Veeam
9 6 (6.67%) HP
9 6 (6.67%) NetApp
9 6 (6.67%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.44%) Perforce
10 4 (4.44%) Sony
11 3 (3.33%) SonicWALL
12 2 (2.22%) Google
12 2 (2.22%) Zend