The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Mac OS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
UK
Rank 620 778 770
Rank change year-on-year +158 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 243 170 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.21% 0.63% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 200 147 159
Median salary £33,261 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

Mac OS 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 20146 26882 28419
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 23.71% 26.11% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16930 22626 23763
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% +1.23%  
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
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Mac OS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in the UK

Mac OS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS.

Salary trend for Mac OS in the UK

Mac OS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Mac OS over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Mac OS in the UK

Mac OS
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +174 235 £32,500 - 34
London +98 106 £32,500 - 10
South East +81 63 £34,637 +12.63% 9
Kent +49 26 £30,000 -
North West +3 23 £35,000 +27.27% 9
Buckinghamshire - 17 £38,203 - 3
Milton Keynes - 16 £38,203 -
Yorkshire +26 13 £30,000 -33.33%
Manchester - 13 £37,500 - 6
Berkshire +35 10 £40,000 +33.33%
East Midlands +2 10 £46,250 +15.62% 2
East of England +28 9 £30,000 -9.09% 2
Hampshire +14 9 £40,000 +23.07% 1
City of London +48 7 £36,500 -30.47% 2
Goole 0 7 £30,000 +18.81%
East Yorkshire -1 7 £30,000 +18.81%
West Yorkshire +17 6 £35,094 -22.01%
Leeds +15 6 £35,094 -22.01%
South West +9 6 £26,250 -7.89% 2
Southampton - 6 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +31 5 £28,504 +50.01%
Cheshire +8 5 £34,750 +26.36% 2
Ipswich - 5 £30,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 5 £28,504 -
Suffolk - 5 £30,000 -
Lancashire +4 4 £32,500 +30.00%
Nottingham +2 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Twickenham +2 4 - -
Nottinghamshire -2 4 £45,000 +12.50%

Mac OS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Mac OS 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.

1 351 (85.61%) Windows
2 208 (50.73%) Linux
3 194 (47.32%) Active Directory
4 170 (41.46%) Microsoft
5 116 (28.29%) Android
6 107 (26.10%) Apple iOS
7 102 (24.88%) Apple
8 96 (23.41%) Windows Server
9 84 (20.49%) VMware
9 84 (20.49%) MS Excel
9 84 (20.49%) MS Exchange
9 84 (20.49%) MS Office
10 80 (19.51%) Java
11 77 (18.78%) Windows 7
12 75 (18.29%) C++
12 75 (18.29%) Firewall
12 75 (18.29%) Office 365
13 69 (16.83%) VMware Infrastructure
14 67 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
14 67 (16.34%) TCP/IP
15 64 (15.61%) C
15 64 (15.61%) ITIL
15 64 (15.61%) Degree
16 62 (15.12%) Internet
17 59 (14.39%) SLA
18 58 (14.15%) C#
19 57 (13.90%) Cisco
20 56 (13.66%) Unix
21 55 (13.41%) Python
21 55 (13.41%) Software Engineering

Mac OS
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 84 (20.49%) MS Exchange
2 32 (7.80%) Apache
3 25 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2003
3 25 (6.10%) Skype for Business
4 21 (5.12%) IIS
5 20 (4.88%) SharePoint
6 19 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (4.15%) WebSphere
8 15 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (2.68%) Confluence
9 11 (2.68%) Tomcat
10 10 (2.44%) nginx
11 9 (2.20%) IBM Notes
11 9 (2.20%) OpenStack
11 9 (2.20%) WebLogic
12 8 (1.95%) Cloud Foundry
13 7 (1.71%) WordPress
14 6 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (1.46%) CMS
14 6 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 84 (20.49%) MS Excel
1 84 (20.49%) MS Office
2 16 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (2.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (1.95%) Final Cut Pro
5 4 (0.98%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.98%) QuarkXPress
6 3 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.49%) InDesign
8 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.24%) Gliffy
8 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.20%) Magento
2 8 (1.95%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 75 (18.29%) Office 365
2 31 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (3.17%) G Suite
5 10 (2.44%) SaaS
6 6 (1.46%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 5 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.73%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.49%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.49%) IaaS
9 2 (0.49%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.49%) PaaS
9 2 (0.49%) Slack
10 1 (0.24%) Heroku
10 1 (0.24%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 75 (18.29%) Firewall
2 67 (16.34%) TCP/IP
3 62 (15.12%) Internet
4 48 (11.71%) DNS
5 45 (10.98%) VPN
6 30 (7.32%) DHCP
6 30 (7.32%) HTTP
7 23 (5.61%) LAN
8 22 (5.37%) VoIP
8 22 (5.37%) Wireless
9 20 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (4.39%) Network Security
11 17 (4.15%) VLAN
12 16 (3.90%) WAN
12 16 (3.90%) WebEx
13 15 (3.66%) SAN
14 14 (3.41%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (2.93%) IPv6
15 12 (2.93%) iSCSI
15 12 (2.93%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.80%) MySQL
3 8 (1.95%) MariaDB
3 8 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.46%) RDBMS
4 6 (1.46%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.49%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.24%) Big Data
7 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.24%) MS Access
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 46 (11.22%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.63%) JIRA
2 19 (4.63%) Visual Studio
3 16 (3.90%) Jenkins
4 14 (3.41%) Subversion
5 12 (2.93%) Selenium
6 11 (2.68%) SonarQube
7 8 (1.95%) CMake
8 7 (1.71%) JMeter
8 7 (1.71%) PHPUnit
8 7 (1.71%) Vagrant
9 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Blend
9 6 (1.46%) MSI
9 6 (1.46%) MSTest
9 6 (1.46%) NuGet
9 6 (1.46%) NUnit
9 6 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.46%) WiX
10 5 (1.22%) HP UFT
10 5 (1.22%) NetBeans
General
1 32 (7.80%) Finance
2 25 (6.10%) Manufacturing
2 25 (6.10%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.37%) Retail
4 16 (3.90%) Marketing
5 12 (2.93%) Spanish Language
6 9 (2.20%) Banking
6 9 (2.20%) French Language
6 9 (2.20%) German Language
6 9 (2.20%) Portuguese Language
7 8 (1.95%) Games
8 7 (1.71%) Publishing
9 6 (1.46%) Advertising
9 6 (1.46%) Back Office
10 3 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.73%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Electronics
12 1 (0.24%) Front Office
12 1 (0.24%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 97 (23.66%) Developer
2 83 (20.24%) Support Engineer
3 46 (11.22%) Analyst
4 37 (9.02%) 2nd Line Support
5 32 (7.80%) IT Support
6 31 (7.56%) Software Developer
7 28 (6.83%) IT Engineer
8 27 (6.59%) Support Analyst
9 25 (6.10%) Active Directory Support
9 25 (6.10%) Software Engineer
9 25 (6.10%) Windows Engineer
10 23 (5.61%) Desktop Support
10 23 (5.61%) Linux Developer
10 23 (5.61%) Windows Support Engineer
11 22 (5.37%) IT Manager
11 22 (5.37%) PHP Developer
11 22 (5.37%) Technical Support
12 21 (5.12%) Active Directory Engineer
12 21 (5.12%) Active Directory Support Engineer
12 21 (5.12%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (9.02%) Web Services
2 34 (8.29%) CSS
3 31 (7.56%) HTML
4 23 (5.61%) Ajax
4 23 (5.61%) XML
5 18 (4.39%) HTML5
5 18 (4.39%) LAMP
6 17 (4.15%) SOAP
6 17 (4.15%) Software Packaging
7 14 (3.41%) .NET
7 14 (3.41%) jQuery
7 14 (3.41%) JSON
7 14 (3.41%) Symfony
8 13 (3.17%) RESTful
9 11 (2.68%) Hibernate
9 11 (2.68%) Java EE
9 11 (2.68%) Spring
10 9 (2.20%) COM
11 8 (1.95%) Protocol Buffers
11 8 (1.95%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.44%) Computer Science
2 40 (9.76%) Blackberry
3 34 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (5.85%) Management Information System
5 18 (4.39%) Data Structures
6 17 (4.15%) iPhone
7 13 (3.17%) Algorithms
7 13 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (2.93%) Data Centre
9 9 (2.20%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.95%) Clustering
11 7 (1.71%) User Experience
12 6 (1.46%) Industrial Internet of Things
12 6 (1.46%) Internet of Things
13 5 (1.22%) iPad
13 5 (1.22%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.98%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.98%) PDA
14 4 (0.98%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 351 (85.61%) Windows
2 208 (50.73%) Linux
3 116 (28.29%) Android
4 107 (26.10%) Apple iOS
5 96 (23.41%) Windows Server
6 77 (18.78%) Windows 7
7 56 (13.66%) Unix
8 48 (11.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 48 (11.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 43 (10.49%) Windows 8
10 38 (9.27%) Mac OS X
11 33 (8.05%) Windows 10
11 33 (8.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (5.37%) Windows XP
13 14 (3.41%) Ubuntu
14 10 (2.44%) CentOS
15 9 (2.20%) Windows NT
16 6 (1.46%) Windows Embedded Compact
17 5 (1.22%) NetWare
18 4 (0.98%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (15.61%) ITIL
3 55 (13.41%) Software Engineering
4 53 (12.93%) OO
5 48 (11.71%) Mentoring
6 36 (8.78%) E-Commerce
7 32 (7.80%) Workflow
8 30 (7.32%) TDD
9 29 (7.07%) OOP
10 26 (6.34%) Automated Testing
11 24 (5.85%) Multithreading
12 22 (5.37%) Customer Requirements
12 22 (5.37%) Migration
12 22 (5.37%) Scrum
13 21 (5.12%) Root Cause Analysis
14 20 (4.88%) Cybersecurity
14 20 (4.88%) Problem Management
15 18 (4.39%) Service Delivery
16 17 (4.15%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (3.90%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 80 (19.51%) Java
2 75 (18.29%) C++
3 64 (15.61%) C
4 58 (14.15%) C#
5 55 (13.41%) Python
6 42 (10.24%) Objective-C
7 40 (9.76%) PHP
8 39 (9.51%) Bash Shell
9 36 (8.78%) JavaScript
10 32 (7.80%) SQL
11 31 (7.56%) Ruby
12 24 (5.85%) PowerShell
13 20 (4.88%) Perl
14 12 (2.93%) Embedded C
14 12 (2.93%) Embedded C++
14 12 (2.93%) Groovy
15 7 (1.71%) Scala
16 6 (1.46%) Kotlin
16 6 (1.46%) VBScript
16 6 (1.46%) XAML
Qualifications
1 64 (15.61%) Degree
2 36 (8.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (6.34%) MCSE
4 23 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (5.37%) CCNA
6 19 (4.63%) MCP
7 14 (3.41%) CompTIA Security+
7 14 (3.41%) Security+ Certification
8 12 (2.93%) CISSP
8 12 (2.93%) SC Cleared
8 12 (2.93%) Security Cleared
9 10 (2.44%) DV Cleared
9 10 (2.44%) MCSA
10 9 (2.20%) CEH
11 8 (1.95%) Network+ Certification
12 7 (1.71%) A+ Certification
13 6 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.46%) MCDST
14 5 (1.22%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (14.39%) SLA
2 12 (2.93%) JTAG
3 10 (2.44%) MISRA
4 5 (1.22%) QA
5 4 (0.98%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.49%) ISO 14000
7 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 194 (47.32%) Active Directory
2 69 (16.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.39%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.90%) vSphere
5 11 (2.68%) Docker
6 9 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.95%) Samba
7 8 (1.95%) Xen
8 7 (1.71%) XenApp
9 5 (1.22%) Firmware
9 5 (1.22%) VirtualBox
9 5 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (0.98%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.73%) NDS
12 2 (0.49%) GPFS
12 2 (0.49%) iptables
12 2 (0.49%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (5.37%) SCCM
2 16 (3.90%) Backup Exec
3 13 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (2.20%) Terraform
5 5 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.98%) Packer
7 3 (0.73%) Cobbler
7 3 (0.73%) Jamf Pro
7 3 (0.73%) Puppet
7 3 (0.73%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.49%) WSUS
9 1 (0.24%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.24%) Nessus
9 1 (0.24%) Nmap
9 1 (0.24%) SCOM
9 1 (0.24%) WMI
Vendors
1 170 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 102 (24.88%) Apple
3 84 (20.49%) VMware
4 57 (13.90%) Cisco
5 38 (9.27%) Citrix
6 29 (7.07%) Adobe
7 25 (6.10%) Veeam
8 21 (5.12%) Google
9 17 (4.15%) LANDesk
10 15 (3.66%) HP
10 15 (3.66%) Oracle
11 14 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (3.41%) Symantec
12 13 (3.17%) Twitter
13 12 (2.93%) Bomgar
13 12 (2.93%) Novell
14 11 (2.68%) Juniper
15 10 (2.44%) Intel Security
15 10 (2.44%) Kaspersky
15 10 (2.44%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £4000 - £32000 per annum
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Egham, Surrey
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Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Merseyside
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Salary: £31000 per annum + bonus and on call
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
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Salary: £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits inc. Shift Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
JM
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Rec Products London Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,400 per annum Bonus scheme additional
Posted: 9 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £29,500 to £33,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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