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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple macOS
UK
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 596 682 619
Rank change year-on-year +86 -63 +79
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 785 212 289
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.55% 1.22% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 412 165 245
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,050 £23,800
25th Percentile £26,750 £29,000 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £36,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -15.29% - +13.33%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £36,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.85% -18.89% +25.00%

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 30,732 17,425 19,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.86% 18.97% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16,286 13,713 16,043
10th Percentile £26,450 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £35,625 £36,250 £34,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Mac OS in the UK

Mac OS
Top 16 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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England +70 634 £35,000 -17.65% 102
London +8 396 £38,500 -18.95% 40
Work from Home -82 274 £40,000 -15.79% 41
UK excluding London -1 259 £34,000 -6.85% 67
South East -26 83 £34,000 -20.00% 12
North of England -46 50 £28,500 -36.67% 16
Midlands -42 42 £37,125 -1.00% 10
South West -29 31 £60,000 +114.29% 13
East of England -63 31 £27,000 -14.29% 10
Yorkshire -18 29 £27,500 -38.89% 3
East Midlands -13 23 £28,000 -30.00% 6
West Midlands -33 19 £38,750 +10.71% 4
North West -66 19 £50,000 +36.99% 12
Wales -33 16 £43,875 -29.80% 2
Scotland -66 11 £55,000 +120.00% 2
North East -16 2 £35,000 -22.22% 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 622 (79.24%) Windows
2 318 (40.51%) Active Directory
3 311 (39.62%) Linux
4 292 (37.20%) Microsoft
5 290 (36.94%) Microsoft 365
6 279 (35.54%) Social Skills
7 265 (33.76%) Windows 10
8 189 (24.08%) Apple iOS
9 144 (18.34%) Microsoft Office
10 143 (18.22%) AWS
11 142 (18.09%) Python
11 142 (18.09%) Jamf Pro
12 136 (17.32%) Agile
13 133 (16.94%) Azure
14 132 (16.82%) Android
15 128 (16.31%) Java
16 127 (16.18%) Degree
17 122 (15.54%) Problem-Solving
18 121 (15.41%) ITIL
19 116 (14.78%) Finance
20 111 (14.14%) Apple
21 109 (13.89%) Docker
22 108 (13.76%) Windows Server
23 107 (13.63%) Google
24 105 (13.38%) Google Workspace
25 99 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
26 97 (12.36%) DevOps
26 97 (12.36%) ITSM
27 95 (12.10%) VMware
27 95 (12.10%) SCCM

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 48 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 43 (5.48%) MS Exchange
3 35 (4.46%) Confluence
4 20 (2.55%) IBM Notes
5 16 (2.04%) Apache
5 16 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.02%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (1.02%) Apache Solr
6 8 (1.02%) IIS
7 7 (0.89%) OpenStack
8 6 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (0.76%) WordPress
9 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.25%) nginx
10 1 (0.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 144 (18.34%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (2.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 15 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.91%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.76%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.51%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (0.38%) Sketch
8 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.25%) InCopy
8 2 (0.25%) InDesign
8 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.13%) Blender
Business Applications
1 29 (3.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (1.27%) Line 50
2 10 (1.27%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.13%) assyst
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 290 (36.94%) Microsoft 365
2 143 (18.22%) AWS
3 133 (16.94%) Azure
4 105 (13.38%) Google Workspace
5 74 (9.43%) Slack
6 65 (8.28%) SaaS
7 55 (7.01%) Azure Active Directory
8 39 (4.97%) GCP
8 39 (4.97%) OneDrive
9 34 (4.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 28 (3.57%) Datadog
10 28 (3.57%) SonarCloud
11 25 (3.18%) GitHub
12 21 (2.68%) Amazon ECS
13 19 (2.42%) IaaS
14 16 (2.04%) Amazon Kinesis
14 16 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
14 16 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
14 16 (2.04%) Serverless
14 16 (2.04%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 88 (11.21%) DNS
2 80 (10.19%) VPN
3 76 (9.68%) DHCP
4 67 (8.54%) Firewall
5 62 (7.90%) VoIP
6 55 (7.01%) LAN
7 47 (5.99%) TCP/IP
8 37 (4.71%) Wireless
9 34 (4.33%) Wi-Fi
10 28 (3.57%) VLAN
11 25 (3.18%) WAN
12 20 (2.55%) NAS
13 17 (2.17%) Broadband
14 15 (1.91%) SSL
15 14 (1.78%) WebEx
16 13 (1.66%) Cisco IOS
17 12 (1.53%) Internet
17 12 (1.53%) IPsec
18 10 (1.27%) Network Security
19 9 (1.15%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (8.79%) PostgreSQL
2 45 (5.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 31 (3.95%) MySQL
4 28 (3.57%) Amazon Aurora
5 24 (3.06%) Redis
6 18 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
7 15 (1.91%) Tableau
8 10 (1.27%) MS Access
9 9 (1.15%) SQL Server
10 8 (1.02%) HBase
10 8 (1.02%) Metadata
10 8 (1.02%) Neo4j
11 6 (0.76%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.51%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.51%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.25%) Cognos Impromptu
14 1 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.13%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.13%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 67 (8.54%) Git (software)
2 65 (8.28%) JIRA
3 52 (6.62%) Bitbucket
4 47 (5.99%) Jenkins
5 25 (3.18%) GitLab
6 18 (2.29%) Cypress.io
6 18 (2.29%) Xcode
7 17 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (1.53%) Storybook
8 12 (1.53%) webpack
9 8 (1.02%) Gatling
9 8 (1.02%) JMeter
10 7 (0.89%) Subversion
11 6 (0.76%) JUnit
11 6 (0.76%) Maven
11 6 (0.76%) Mocha
12 5 (0.64%) GDB
12 5 (0.64%) GoogleTest
12 5 (0.64%) Hudson
12 5 (0.64%) Robot Framework
General
1 279 (35.54%) Social Skills
2 116 (14.78%) Finance
3 99 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
4 81 (10.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 64 (8.15%) Retail
6 48 (6.11%) Banking
6 48 (6.11%) Telecoms
7 46 (5.86%) Public Sector
8 45 (5.73%) Law
9 34 (4.33%) Marketing
10 28 (3.57%) Games
11 21 (2.68%) Organisational Skills
12 20 (2.55%) Investment Banking
12 20 (2.55%) Presentation Skills
13 16 (2.04%) Digital Economy
14 15 (1.91%) Financial Institution
15 13 (1.66%) Advertising
16 12 (1.53%) Legal
17 10 (1.27%) Publishing
18 9 (1.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 145 (18.47%) Support Engineer
2 140 (17.83%) Analyst
3 128 (16.31%) IT Support
4 91 (11.59%) Developer
5 85 (10.83%) Support Analyst
6 84 (10.70%) IT Engineer
7 65 (8.28%) IT Support Engineer
8 64 (8.15%) Desktop Support
9 60 (7.64%) Software Engineer
10 59 (7.52%) 2nd Line Support
11 48 (6.11%) Service Analyst
12 47 (5.99%) Service Desk Analyst
13 46 (5.86%) Desktop Engineer
14 44 (5.61%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 40 (5.10%) Senior Developer
16 37 (4.71%) 1st Line Support
17 35 (4.46%) IT Analyst
17 35 (4.46%) IT Support Analyst
18 33 (4.20%) Support Specialist
19 31 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (11.21%) REST
2 70 (8.92%) React
3 63 (8.03%) GraphQL
4 53 (6.75%) Spring
5 45 (5.73%) Node.js
6 44 (5.61%) Kafka
6 44 (5.61%) SOAP
7 36 (4.59%) Web Services
8 29 (3.69%) CSS
9 28 (3.57%) HTML
9 28 (3.57%) Redux
10 18 (2.29%) Jest
11 17 (2.17%) Elastic Stack
11 17 (2.17%) iOS SDK
11 17 (2.17%) SwiftUI
12 16 (2.04%) Spring Boot
12 16 (2.04%) WebRTC
13 12 (1.53%) Apollo GraphQL
14 10 (1.27%) WebKit
14 10 (1.27%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.01%) User Experience
2 45 (5.73%) Management Information System
2 45 (5.73%) Self-Motivation
3 38 (4.84%) Algorithms
4 37 (4.71%) Cloud Native
5 36 (4.59%) Linux Command Line
6 35 (4.46%) Blog
7 33 (4.20%) Video Conferencing
8 26 (3.31%) Data Centre
9 25 (3.18%) Smartphone
10 24 (3.06%) Social Media
11 22 (2.80%) Client/Server
12 21 (2.68%) Blackberry
13 16 (2.04%) Media Streaming
14 12 (1.53%) Blockchain
15 11 (1.40%) PMI
16 10 (1.27%) Data Structures
16 10 (1.27%) Private Cloud
16 10 (1.27%) Sports Betting
17 9 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 622 (79.24%) Windows
2 311 (39.62%) Linux
3 265 (33.76%) Windows 10
4 189 (24.08%) Apple iOS
5 132 (16.82%) Android
6 108 (13.76%) Windows Server
7 38 (4.84%) Windows 7
8 27 (3.44%) Unix
9 23 (2.93%) Ubuntu
9 23 (2.93%) Windows Server 2016
10 16 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (1.66%) VMS
12 12 (1.53%) Mac OS X
13 8 (1.02%) Solaris
13 8 (1.02%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (0.76%) Tizen
15 6 (0.76%) webOS
15 6 (0.76%) Windows Server 2019
16 5 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (17.32%) Agile
2 122 (15.54%) Problem-Solving
3 121 (15.41%) ITIL
4 97 (12.36%) DevOps
4 97 (12.36%) ITSM
5 87 (11.08%) Computer Science
6 74 (9.43%) Software Engineering
7 67 (8.54%) Time Management
8 65 (8.28%) Information Security
9 54 (6.88%) Mentoring
10 52 (6.62%) Service Management
11 49 (6.24%) Inventory Management
11 49 (6.24%) Machine Learning
12 46 (5.86%) Microservices
13 45 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 45 (5.73%) Service Delivery
14 43 (5.48%) Analytics
14 43 (5.48%) Mobile Device Management
15 42 (5.35%) Asset Management
15 42 (5.35%) CI/CD
Programming Languages
1 142 (18.09%) Python
2 128 (16.31%) Java
3 84 (10.70%) JavaScript
4 81 (10.32%) C++
5 76 (9.68%) PowerShell
6 54 (6.88%) TypeScript
7 43 (5.48%) SQL
8 38 (4.84%) C
9 36 (4.59%) C#
10 34 (4.33%) Apple Swift
11 32 (4.08%) Bash
12 28 (3.57%) Kotlin
12 28 (3.57%) Objective-C
13 20 (2.55%) PHP
14 16 (2.04%) Go
14 16 (2.04%) Rust
14 16 (2.04%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.53%) ES6
15 12 (1.53%) Ruby
16 9 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 127 (16.18%) Degree
2 68 (8.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (2.04%) CCNA
6 15 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (1.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 13 (1.66%) PhD
9 12 (1.53%) AWS Certification
9 12 (1.53%) SC Cleared
9 12 (1.53%) Security Cleared
10 11 (1.40%) PMI Certification
11 10 (1.27%) CISSP
12 9 (1.15%) CISM
12 9 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (1.02%) CREST Certified
14 7 (0.89%) A+ Certification
14 7 (0.89%) MCSE
15 6 (0.76%) CompTIA Security+
16 5 (0.64%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.52%) SLA
2 38 (4.84%) QA
3 35 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (2.93%) GDPR
5 19 (2.42%) Cyber Essentials
6 10 (1.27%) Accessibility
7 9 (1.15%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.89%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 7 (0.89%) ISAE 3402
9 5 (0.64%) JTAG
10 4 (0.51%) IASME
10 4 (0.51%) NCSC
10 4 (0.51%) NIST
11 2 (0.25%) SOC 1
11 2 (0.25%) SOC 2
System Software
1 318 (40.51%) Active Directory
2 109 (13.89%) Docker
3 56 (7.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (3.95%) vSphere
5 20 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (2.17%) Hyper-V
7 14 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (1.40%) Virtual Servers
9 9 (1.15%) Ceph
9 9 (1.15%) KVM
9 9 (1.15%) Virtual Desktop
10 8 (1.02%) LXC
10 8 (1.02%) Xen
10 8 (1.02%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.89%) Firmware
11 7 (0.89%) XenApp
12 6 (0.76%) BitLocker
12 6 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.64%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 5 (0.64%) zsh
Systems Management
1 142 (18.09%) Jamf Pro
2 95 (12.10%) SCCM
3 79 (10.06%) Kubernetes
4 62 (7.90%) Microsoft Intune
5 39 (4.97%) Terraform
6 35 (4.46%) Single Sign-On
7 32 (4.08%) Grafana
8 24 (3.06%) Ansible
9 16 (2.04%) Kibana
9 16 (2.04%) logstash
9 16 (2.04%) Prometheus
10 9 (1.15%) Puppet
11 8 (1.02%) Cisco IPCC
11 8 (1.02%) cPanel
11 8 (1.02%) Graphite
11 8 (1.02%) Graylog
12 5 (0.64%) AirWatch
12 5 (0.64%) FortiGate
13 4 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 292 (37.20%) Microsoft
2 111 (14.14%) Apple
3 107 (13.63%) Google
4 95 (12.10%) VMware
5 79 (10.06%) Atlassian
6 69 (8.79%) Citrix
7 68 (8.66%) Cisco
8 53 (6.75%) Meraki
9 42 (5.35%) Adobe
10 40 (5.10%) Okta
11 32 (4.08%) HP
12 30 (3.82%) Datto
13 29 (3.69%) Remedy
14 20 (2.55%) Bloomberg
14 20 (2.55%) Fidessa
14 20 (2.55%) Lotus
15 18 (2.29%) LexisNexis
16 16 (2.04%) Snapchat
17 15 (1.91%) Alteryx
17 15 (1.91%) Splunk