Period
to 5 July 2020

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 6 months to 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple macOS
UK
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 605 677 748
Rank change year-on-year +72 +71 +1
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 244 483 504
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.33% 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.46% 1.43% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 218 429 427
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £25,350 £24,023 £21,575
90th Percentile £82,000 £77,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year +21.62% -1.99% +7.86%

Mac OS 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 16,737 33,803 41,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.23% 22.94% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13,580 26,866 33,415
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mac OS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS in the UK

Mac OS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Mac OS.

Salary trend for Mac OS in the UK

Mac OS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Mac OS over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Mac OS in the UK

Mac OS
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 within the UK over the 6 months to 5 July 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 +76 230 £45,000 +20.00% 29
UK excluding London +122 130 £45,000 +21.62% 18
London +57 109 £45,000 +12.50% 10
North of England +139 40 £45,000 +50.00% 9
Yorkshire +122 30 £57,500 +91.67% 2
South East +118 29 £65,000 +85.71% 4
Midlands +116 27 £57,500 +88.52% 2
West Midlands +96 24 £61,250 +122.73% 2
Work from Home +66 19 £45,000 -30.77% 9
South West +54 14 £45,000 -4.76% 1
East of England +79 12 £37,500 +29.31% 2
North West +104 10 £35,000 +38.61% 7
Wales +23 7 £32,500 -13.33%
East Midlands +64 3 £50,000 -23.08%
Scotland +85 2 £27,000 -40.00%

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, IT jobs citing Mac OS 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.

1 196 (80.33%) Windows
2 113 (46.31%) Linux
3 73 (29.92%) Active Directory
4 71 (29.10%) Office 365
5 68 (27.87%) Microsoft
6 54 (22.13%) Apple iOS
7 52 (21.31%) Azure
8 51 (20.90%) Cybersecurity
8 51 (20.90%) Windows 10
9 49 (20.08%) PowerShell
10 48 (19.67%) Information Security
11 41 (16.80%) Python
11 41 (16.80%) Android
12 38 (15.57%) Apple
13 37 (15.16%) Java
14 36 (14.75%) SCCM
15 34 (13.93%) AWS
15 34 (13.93%) ITIL
16 33 (13.52%) SIEM
17 31 (12.70%) DevOps
18 30 (12.30%) Firewall
18 30 (12.30%) DNS
18 30 (12.30%) VMware
19 28 (11.48%) Penetration Testing
19 28 (11.48%) TCP/IP
19 28 (11.48%) Unix
20 27 (11.07%) Windows Server
21 26 (10.66%) Digital Forensics
21 26 (10.66%) Agile Software Development
21 26 (10.66%) Degree

Mac OS
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 12 (4.92%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.69%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (2.05%) IIS
4 4 (1.64%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (9.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.82%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.41%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 71 (29.10%) Office 365
2 52 (21.31%) Azure
3 34 (13.93%) AWS
4 12 (4.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (4.51%) Slack
6 8 (3.28%) G Suite
7 6 (2.46%) OneDrive
8 5 (2.05%) Heroku
9 4 (1.64%) Azure Stack
9 4 (1.64%) GCP
9 4 (1.64%) GitHub
9 4 (1.64%) SaaS
10 3 (1.23%) Google Drive
11 2 (0.82%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.41%) Power Platform
12 1 (0.41%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (12.30%) DNS
1 30 (12.30%) Firewall
2 28 (11.48%) TCP/IP
3 23 (9.43%) VPN
4 17 (6.97%) DHCP
5 15 (6.15%) LAN
5 15 (6.15%) WAN
6 13 (5.33%) Internet
7 10 (4.10%) NetScaler
8 9 (3.69%) IPsec
9 7 (2.87%) VoIP
10 6 (2.46%) Skype
10 6 (2.46%) VLAN
10 6 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (2.46%) Wireless
11 5 (2.05%) WebEx
12 4 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.64%) SMTP
13 2 (0.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.69%) MySQL
2 7 (2.87%) GIS
2 7 (2.87%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.46%) EDRMS
3 6 (2.46%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.46%) Redis
3 6 (2.46%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.82%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.41%) Big Data
7 1 (0.41%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.15%) JIRA
3 10 (4.10%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (4.10%) Xcode
4 8 (3.28%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.05%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.82%) Mockito
6 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.41%) Gradle
7 1 (0.41%) Maven
7 1 (0.41%) TestRail
7 1 (0.41%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (5.33%) Finance
2 12 (4.92%) Games
3 8 (3.28%) Advertising
4 6 (2.46%) Law
5 3 (1.23%) Legal
6 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.82%) Billing
6 2 (0.82%) French Language
6 2 (0.82%) German Language
6 2 (0.82%) Retail
7 1 (0.41%) Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Front Office
7 1 (0.41%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (17.62%) Support Engineer
2 40 (16.39%) Analyst
3 33 (13.52%) Developer
4 22 (9.02%) IT Support
5 19 (7.79%) IT Engineer
6 18 (7.38%) Automation Engineer
7 15 (6.15%) IT Support Engineer
8 13 (5.33%) Senior Developer
9 12 (4.92%) Service Analyst
9 12 (4.92%) Support Analyst
10 11 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (4.10%) Desktop Support
11 10 (4.10%) Mac Engineer
12 9 (3.69%) IT Analyst
12 9 (3.69%) Junior
12 9 (3.69%) Mobile Developer
12 9 (3.69%) Senior Mobile Developer
12 9 (3.69%) Service Desk Analyst
13 8 (3.28%) Microsoft Engineer
13 8 (3.28%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.84%) Node.js
2 16 (6.56%) React
3 11 (4.51%) jQuery
3 11 (4.51%) OpenGL
4 10 (4.10%) AngularJS
4 10 (4.10%) XML
5 9 (3.69%) .NET
6 8 (3.28%) DirectX
6 8 (3.28%) Web Services
7 7 (2.87%) HTML
7 7 (2.87%) Qt
7 7 (2.87%) REST
8 5 (2.05%) JSON
9 4 (1.64%) CSS
9 4 (1.64%) LDAP
9 4 (1.64%) Software Packaging
9 4 (1.64%) Vue.js
10 3 (1.23%) Direct3D
10 3 (1.23%) React Native
10 3 (1.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.02%) User Experience
2 19 (7.79%) Cyberthreat
3 18 (7.38%) Cyberattack
4 17 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.51%) PKI
5 11 (4.51%) Public Cloud
6 8 (3.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (3.28%) Smartphone
7 7 (2.87%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.46%) Cyber Defence
8 6 (2.46%) Cybercrime
8 6 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.64%) iPad
9 4 (1.64%) iPhone
9 4 (1.64%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.23%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.23%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 196 (80.33%) Windows
2 113 (46.31%) Linux
3 54 (22.13%) Apple iOS
4 51 (20.90%) Windows 10
5 41 (16.80%) Android
6 28 (11.48%) Unix
7 27 (11.07%) Windows Server
8 10 (4.10%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.87%) Mac OS X
9 7 (2.87%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.05%) CentOS
10 5 (2.05%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.64%) Debian
11 4 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2016
13 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.41%) tvOS
13 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (20.90%) Cybersecurity
2 48 (19.67%) Information Security
3 34 (13.93%) ITIL
4 33 (13.52%) SIEM
5 31 (12.70%) DevOps
6 28 (11.48%) Penetration Testing
7 26 (10.66%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (10.66%) Digital Forensics
8 23 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (9.02%) Network Architecture
10 19 (7.79%) Fintech
11 18 (7.38%) Vulnerability Management
12 17 (6.97%) Root Cause Analysis
13 16 (6.56%) Computer Science
13 16 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (6.56%) iOS Development
13 16 (6.56%) Process Improvement
14 14 (5.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 13 (5.33%) Infrastructure as Code
15 13 (5.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (20.08%) PowerShell
2 41 (16.80%) Python
3 37 (15.16%) Java
4 25 (10.25%) JavaScript
5 24 (9.84%) C++
6 22 (9.02%) Bash Shell
7 21 (8.61%) C#
8 13 (5.33%) PHP
9 12 (4.92%) Ruby
10 10 (4.10%) Apple Swift
10 10 (4.10%) C
10 10 (4.10%) Objective-C
10 10 (4.10%) SQL
11 6 (2.46%) Go
12 4 (1.64%) AppleScript
12 4 (1.64%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.23%) GLSL
13 3 (1.23%) HLSL
13 3 (1.23%) Lua
14 2 (0.82%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 26 (10.66%) Degree
2 25 (10.25%) Security Cleared
3 24 (9.84%) CREST Certified
3 24 (9.84%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.28%) CEPT
5 8 (3.28%) EC-Council LPT
5 8 (3.28%) GXPN
5 8 (3.28%) OSCE
5 8 (3.28%) SANS
6 6 (2.46%) GIAC
7 5 (2.05%) Master's Degree
8 4 (1.64%) MCSA
9 3 (1.23%) CISSP
9 3 (1.23%) MCSE
10 2 (0.82%) CCNA
10 2 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (5.74%) ISO 9001
3 10 (4.10%) GDPR
4 9 (3.69%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (3.28%) SLA
6 4 (1.64%) QA
7 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 73 (29.92%) Active Directory
2 23 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (8.20%) Docker
4 11 (4.51%) XenApp
4 11 (4.51%) XenDesktop
5 8 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.46%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.64%) Snort
8 2 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 36 (14.75%) SCCM
2 23 (9.43%) Jamf Pro
3 18 (7.38%) Microsoft Intune
4 14 (5.74%) Terraform
5 12 (4.92%) Grafana
6 10 (4.10%) Computer Incident Response Team
7 5 (2.05%) WSUS
8 4 (1.64%) Graphite
8 4 (1.64%) Graylog
8 4 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.64%) Prometheus
9 3 (1.23%) AirWatch
9 3 (1.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.82%) Ansible
10 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.82%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 2 (0.82%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.82%) SCOM
10 2 (0.82%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 68 (27.87%) Microsoft
2 38 (15.57%) Apple
3 30 (12.30%) VMware
4 23 (9.43%) Citrix
5 19 (7.79%) Google
5 19 (7.79%) Splunk
6 12 (4.92%) AlienVault
7 11 (4.51%) LogRhythm
8 10 (4.10%) Cisco
9 9 (3.69%) Adobe
9 9 (3.69%) CrowdStrike
9 9 (3.69%) Xamarin
10 6 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (2.05%) Meraki
11 5 (2.05%) NetApp
12 4 (1.64%) New Relic
12 4 (1.64%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.64%) Symantec
13 3 (1.23%) HP
13 3 (1.23%) Sony