Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple Mac OS X
UK
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 602 709 606
Rank change year-on-year +107 -103 -38
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS X 102 375 668
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.28% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.87% 1.21% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 95 279 540
Median annual salary £46,500 £30,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.46% -8.27% -11.33%
10th Percentile £26,500 £23,350 £22,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £54,420 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% -4.41%

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 11,688 30,901 37,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.28% 22.76% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9,738 24,612 30,131
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +2.50%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +118 99 £46,500 +52.46% 24
London +112 63 £50,000 +56.25% 6
UK excluding London +183 39 £30,000 +9.09% 18
East of England +126 18 £26,500 +3.92% 3
Work from Home +5 13 £46,500 -12.02% 2
North of England +105 7 £60,000 +92.00% 6
South West +107 6 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Yorkshire +89 6 - - 4
Midlands +107 3 £28,500 -24.50% 5
West Midlands +84 3 £28,500 -43.00% 3
South East +170 2 £29,750 +8.18% 3
Wales +49 2 £47,500 +119.39% 1
North West +96 1 £60,000 +84.62% 2
Scotland +56 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 73 (71.57%) Microsoft
2 63 (61.76%) Linux
3 61 (59.80%) Active Directory
4 59 (57.84%) Office 365
5 57 (55.88%) Windows
6 47 (46.08%) Python
7 46 (45.10%) DNS
8 44 (43.14%) Azure
9 42 (41.18%) Firewall
10 41 (40.20%) VPN
10 41 (40.20%) DHCP
10 41 (40.20%) Skype
11 39 (38.24%) ITIL
12 35 (34.31%) Microsoft Office
12 35 (34.31%) AWS
12 35 (34.31%) Skype for Business
13 34 (33.33%) Network Security
13 34 (33.33%) Cisco
14 31 (30.39%) Nagios
14 31 (30.39%) Opscode Chef
15 30 (29.41%) Performance Analysis
15 30 (29.41%) VoIP
16 29 (28.43%) Cisco Certification
16 29 (28.43%) Avaya
16 29 (28.43%) WAN
16 29 (28.43%) LAN
16 29 (28.43%) SNMP
16 29 (28.43%) Wireless
16 29 (28.43%) Wireshark
16 29 (28.43%) Ansible

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 35 (34.31%) Skype for Business
2 15 (14.71%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.94%) JBoss
5 2 (1.96%) Apache
5 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.96%) IIS
5 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.98%) Confluence
6 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.98%) Moodle
6 1 (0.98%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (34.31%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (27.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 59 (57.84%) Office 365
2 44 (43.14%) Azure
3 35 (34.31%) AWS
4 28 (27.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 28 (27.45%) Route 53
4 28 (27.45%) Slack
5 26 (25.49%) GCP
6 10 (9.80%) Mimecast
7 7 (6.86%) GitHub
8 3 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.94%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.96%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.98%) Amazon EKS
10 1 (0.98%) Azure LUIS
10 1 (0.98%) IaaS
10 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (45.10%) DNS
2 42 (41.18%) Firewall
3 41 (40.20%) DHCP
3 41 (40.20%) Skype
3 41 (40.20%) VPN
4 34 (33.33%) Network Security
5 30 (29.41%) VoIP
6 29 (28.43%) LAN
6 29 (28.43%) SNMP
6 29 (28.43%) WAN
6 29 (28.43%) Wireless
6 29 (28.43%) Wireshark
7 28 (27.45%) BGP
7 28 (27.45%) IPsec
7 28 (27.45%) MPLS
7 28 (27.45%) MRTG
7 28 (27.45%) OSPF
7 28 (27.45%) RIP
7 28 (27.45%) TACACS
7 28 (27.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.98%) ArangoDB
4 1 (0.98%) Neo4j
4 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (12.75%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.82%) Subversion
3 9 (8.82%) Xcode
4 8 (7.84%) JIRA
5 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (4.90%) fastlane
6 5 (4.90%) Maven
7 4 (3.92%) Gradle
7 4 (3.92%) JUnit
7 4 (3.92%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.94%) Buildbot
8 3 (2.94%) Clang
8 3 (2.94%) CMake
8 3 (2.94%) CruiseControl
8 3 (2.94%) GCC
8 3 (2.94%) Redmine
8 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.96%) CocoaPods
9 2 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (20.59%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Law
3 7 (6.86%) Games
4 3 (2.94%) Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (27.45%) Network Engineer
2 18 (17.65%) Analyst
3 13 (12.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (12.75%) Support Engineer
4 11 (10.78%) Developer
5 9 (8.82%) Financial Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) Service Analyst
6 8 (7.84%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (6.86%) Build Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) IT Support
7 7 (6.86%) Remote Support Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Office 365 Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) iOS Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.82%) .NET
2 8 (7.84%) REST
3 6 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.90%) JSON
4 5 (4.90%) Kafka
4 5 (4.90%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (2.94%) JSF
5 3 (2.94%) Node.js
5 3 (2.94%) React
5 3 (2.94%) SOAP
5 3 (2.94%) XML
6 2 (1.96%) LAMP
6 2 (1.96%) Laravel
6 2 (1.96%) React Native
7 1 (0.98%) Java EE
7 1 (0.98%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.86%) iPad
2 7 (6.86%) iPhone
3 5 (4.90%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.96%) Music Streaming
5 2 (1.96%) PKI
5 2 (1.96%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.96%) User Experience
5 2 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.98%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.98%) FMCG
6 1 (0.98%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.98%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 63 (61.76%) Linux
2 57 (55.88%) Windows
3 27 (26.47%) Windows Server
4 22 (21.57%) Windows 7
5 15 (14.71%) Android
6 13 (12.75%) Windows 10
6 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (10.78%) Ubuntu
8 8 (7.84%) Apple iOS
9 7 (6.86%) CentOS
9 7 (6.86%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.94%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.94%) Unix
11 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.98%) AIX
12 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (38.24%) ITIL
2 30 (29.41%) Performance Analysis
3 28 (27.45%) B2B
3 28 (27.45%) Identity Management
3 28 (27.45%) Network Monitoring
3 28 (27.45%) Security Monitoring
4 17 (16.67%) DevOps
5 14 (13.73%) Service Management
6 13 (12.75%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (12.75%) Problem Management
6 13 (12.75%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (12.75%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (12.75%) Test Automation
7 12 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (9.80%) Incident Management
9 9 (8.82%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.84%) ITSM
10 8 (7.84%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (6.86%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (46.08%) Python
2 14 (13.73%) C#
3 12 (11.76%) SQL
4 11 (10.78%) Bash Shell
4 11 (10.78%) PowerShell
5 10 (9.80%) C++
5 10 (9.80%) PHP
6 9 (8.82%) Java
6 9 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.86%) Ruby
8 6 (5.88%) Apple Swift
8 6 (5.88%) Bourne shell
9 5 (4.90%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.92%) Perl
11 3 (2.94%) C
11 3 (2.94%) Lua
11 3 (2.94%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.96%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.98%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 29 (28.43%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (15.69%) CCNA
3 15 (14.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 13 (12.75%) CCNP
5 7 (6.86%) Degree
6 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.92%) CISSP
7 4 (3.92%) GCIH
7 4 (3.92%) GSEC
7 4 (3.92%) MCSE
8 3 (2.94%) CISA
8 3 (2.94%) CRISC
8 3 (2.94%) GCFE
8 3 (2.94%) GIAC
8 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.94%) SANS
9 2 (1.96%) MCP
9 2 (1.96%) SSCP
10 1 (0.98%) CISM
10 1 (0.98%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.78%) SLA
2 10 (9.80%) QA
3 1 (0.98%) COBIT
3 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 61 (59.80%) Active Directory
2 15 (14.71%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.84%) Docker
5 7 (6.86%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.98%) NFS
Systems Management
1 31 (30.39%) Nagios
1 31 (30.39%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (28.43%) Ansible
2 29 (28.43%) Puppet
3 17 (16.67%) SCCM
4 7 (6.86%) Backup Exec
5 5 (4.90%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.96%) Scalr
7 2 (1.96%) Terraform
8 1 (0.98%) Icinga
8 1 (0.98%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.98%) Nessus
8 1 (0.98%) Rancher
Vendors
1 73 (71.57%) Microsoft
2 34 (33.33%) Cisco
3 29 (28.43%) Avaya
4 28 (27.45%) Palo Alto
4 28 (27.45%) Riverbed
5 23 (22.55%) Apple
6 18 (17.65%) VMware
7 12 (11.76%) Citrix
8 11 (10.78%) Red Hat
9 8 (7.84%) Dell
10 7 (6.86%) Asigra
10 7 (6.86%) Veeam
11 6 (5.88%) HP
11 6 (5.88%) NetApp
11 6 (5.88%) SolarWinds
12 4 (3.92%) Perforce
12 4 (3.92%) SonicWALL
12 4 (3.92%) Sony
13 3 (2.94%) Fortinet
14 2 (1.96%) Google