Period
to 17 September 2019

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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple macOS
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 604 750 756
Rank change year-on-year +146 +6 +226
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 572 455 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.76% 1.19% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 488 384 343
UK median annual salary £37,500 £36,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +0.68% +12.31%
10th Percentile £24,750 £19,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,356
% change year-on-year -6.67% +6.07% +1.02%

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 32,428 38,381 43,600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.86% 23.00% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 25,577 30,930 35,189
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25% -

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 17 September 2019.

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 17 September 2019. 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 +147 548 £37,000 +5.71% 119
UK excluding London +102 298 £35,000 -6.67% 84
London +127 259 £37,500 +4.17% 38
South West +72 86 £42,500 +73.47% 10
South East +66 78 £35,000 -22.22% 27
East of England +107 60 £29,000 -31.76% 26
North of England +17 38 £28,500 +16.33% 12
Midlands -9 23 £37,250 +22.13% 6
North West +17 22 £28,500 +29.55% 6
Yorkshire +3 14 £25,000 -33.33% 6
East Midlands -8 13 £47,500 +50.79% 1
West Midlands +12 10 £30,000 +50.00% 5
Wales +19 9 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Scotland +4 4 £45,000 -27.83% 2
North East - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, 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.

1 490 (85.66%) Windows
2 295 (51.57%) Active Directory
3 285 (49.83%) Office 365
4 254 (44.41%) Linux
5 178 (31.12%) Microsoft
6 147 (25.70%) Windows 10
7 145 (25.35%) ITIL
8 127 (22.20%) Windows Server
9 122 (21.33%) Microsoft Office
10 116 (20.28%) VMware
10 116 (20.28%) SCCM
11 113 (19.76%) Azure
12 110 (19.23%) JavaScript
13 107 (18.71%) Python
14 106 (18.53%) Apple
14 106 (18.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 106 (18.53%) Apple iOS
15 105 (18.36%) Unix
16 101 (17.66%) AWS
17 99 (17.31%) Citrix
18 98 (17.13%) DNS
18 98 (17.13%) Hyper-V
19 97 (16.96%) Windows 7
20 94 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
20 94 (16.43%) Degree
21 92 (16.08%) Problem-Solving
22 87 (15.21%) PowerShell
22 87 (15.21%) Cisco
23 85 (14.86%) DHCP
24 82 (14.34%) TCP/IP

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 74 (12.94%) SharePoint
2 43 (7.52%) MS Exchange
3 36 (6.29%) Confluence
4 12 (2.10%) CMS
5 11 (1.92%) WordPress
6 8 (1.40%) Ethereum
6 8 (1.40%) Hyperledger
7 6 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.05%) IIS
7 6 (1.05%) nginx
8 4 (0.70%) Drupal
9 3 (0.52%) Apache
9 3 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.35%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 122 (21.33%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (1.05%) CINEMA 4D
3 6 (1.05%) Maya
3 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.05%) MODO
3 6 (1.05%) NUKE
4 5 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.52%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.17%) Autodesk Smoke
Business Applications
1 8 (1.40%) Distributed Ledger
1 8 (1.40%) R3 Corda
2 4 (0.70%) Magento
3 3 (0.52%) Shopify
3 3 (0.52%) Workfront
4 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 285 (49.83%) Office 365
2 113 (19.76%) Azure
3 101 (17.66%) AWS
4 75 (13.11%) OneDrive
5 51 (8.92%) Azure Stack
6 38 (6.64%) G Suite
7 17 (2.97%) GitHub
8 16 (2.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 16 (2.80%) Heroku
9 13 (2.27%) BrowserStack
9 13 (2.27%) Sauce Labs
10 12 (2.10%) GCP
11 11 (1.92%) SaaS
12 8 (1.40%) Asana
13 7 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (1.22%) Dropbox
14 4 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 4 (0.70%) Trello
15 3 (0.52%) Datadog
15 3 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (17.13%) DNS
2 85 (14.86%) DHCP
3 82 (14.34%) TCP/IP
4 59 (10.31%) Firewall
5 51 (8.92%) NetScaler
6 48 (8.39%) VPN
7 46 (8.04%) Skype
8 30 (5.24%) VoIP
9 27 (4.72%) SAN
10 25 (4.37%) LAN
11 18 (3.15%) Internet
11 18 (3.15%) Network Security
12 17 (2.97%) Remote Desktop
13 16 (2.80%) NAS
14 15 (2.62%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (2.10%) IPsec
15 12 (2.10%) SSL
15 12 (2.10%) Wireless
16 11 (1.92%) WAN
17 10 (1.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (12.41%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.99%) MySQL
3 24 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (3.50%) Redis
5 18 (3.15%) NoSQL
6 17 (2.97%) Relational Database
7 14 (2.45%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.40%) Blockchain
9 7 (1.22%) Big Data
10 4 (0.70%) GIS
11 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.35%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.35%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.35%) Text Mining
13 1 (0.17%) Amazon Aurora
13 1 (0.17%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.17%) Power BI
13 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 81 (14.16%) JIRA
2 55 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 51 (8.92%) Git (software)
3 51 (8.92%) TestRail
4 42 (7.34%) Zephyr
5 17 (2.97%) Xcode
6 14 (2.45%) Bitbucket
7 13 (2.27%) Appium
7 13 (2.27%) Calabash
8 12 (2.10%) Cucumber
8 12 (2.10%) Robot Framework
8 12 (2.10%) Selenium
8 12 (2.10%) WebDriver
9 11 (1.92%) GitLab
9 11 (1.92%) Jenkins
10 9 (1.57%) CocoaPods
11 8 (1.40%) Subversion
12 7 (1.22%) SonarQube
13 6 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (0.87%) gulp
General
1 54 (9.44%) Finance
2 27 (4.72%) Marketing
3 24 (4.20%) Public Sector
4 23 (4.02%) Retail
5 16 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.62%) Electronics
7 13 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.57%) Games
9 8 (1.40%) Publishing
10 7 (1.22%) Banking
10 7 (1.22%) Law
11 6 (1.05%) Aerospace
12 5 (0.87%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.52%) Automotive
13 3 (0.52%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.35%) Back Office
15 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.17%) Front Office
15 1 (0.17%) Local Government
15 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 100 (17.48%) Analyst
2 73 (12.76%) Developer
3 67 (11.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 65 (11.36%) IT Support
5 59 (10.31%) Support Engineer
6 58 (10.14%) Support Analyst
7 49 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
8 42 (7.34%) IT Analyst
9 37 (6.47%) Desktop Engineer
10 34 (5.94%) Desktop Support
11 31 (5.42%) Administrator
12 30 (5.24%) IT Engineer
13 26 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
14 24 (4.20%) Systems Administrator
15 23 (4.02%) 1st Line Support
15 23 (4.02%) IT Technician
15 23 (4.02%) Service Analyst
15 23 (4.02%) Service Desk Analyst
16 22 (3.85%) .NET Developer
17 21 (3.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (8.74%) CSS
1 50 (8.74%) HTML
2 42 (7.34%) Node.js
3 35 (6.12%) Web Services
4 31 (5.42%) .NET
5 21 (3.67%) JSON
6 20 (3.50%) RESTful
7 17 (2.97%) React
7 17 (2.97%) SOAP
8 16 (2.80%) AngularJS
8 16 (2.80%) Vue.js
9 15 (2.62%) HTML5
9 15 (2.62%) jQuery
10 14 (2.45%) CSS3
10 14 (2.45%) Spring
11 13 (2.27%) Laravel
12 12 (2.10%) LAMP
12 12 (2.10%) React Native
12 12 (2.10%) REST
13 9 (1.57%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.87%) User Experience
2 34 (5.94%) Management Information System
3 32 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (4.90%) Data Centre
5 15 (2.62%) e-Learning
5 15 (2.62%) Public Cloud
6 14 (2.45%) Video Conferencing
7 13 (2.27%) EPoS
7 13 (2.27%) PKI
7 13 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (2.10%) iPhone
9 11 (1.92%) Mobile Computing
10 10 (1.75%) iPad
11 8 (1.40%) Bitcoin
11 8 (1.40%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (1.40%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.22%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.22%) Private Cloud
13 6 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 490 (85.66%) Windows
2 254 (44.41%) Linux
3 147 (25.70%) Windows 10
4 127 (22.20%) Windows Server
5 106 (18.53%) Apple iOS
6 105 (18.36%) Unix
7 97 (16.96%) Windows 7
8 69 (12.06%) Android
9 59 (10.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 42 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 27 (4.72%) Ubuntu
12 24 (4.20%) Windows 8
13 20 (3.50%) Mac OS X
14 17 (2.97%) CentOS
15 7 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (1.05%) Debian
17 4 (0.70%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000
18 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
19 1 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (25.35%) ITIL
2 94 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (16.08%) Problem-Solving
4 72 (12.59%) CRM
5 68 (11.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 59 (10.31%) Kanban
6 59 (10.31%) Scrum
7 52 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 47 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (8.22%) Test Automation
9 42 (7.34%) DevOps
10 41 (7.17%) Cybersecurity
11 40 (6.99%) Information Security
12 39 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
12 39 (6.82%) Mentoring
13 38 (6.64%) TDD
14 34 (5.94%) Validation
15 32 (5.59%) PRINCE2
16 31 (5.42%) Computer Science
17 30 (5.24%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 110 (19.23%) JavaScript
2 107 (18.71%) Python
3 87 (15.21%) PowerShell
4 80 (13.99%) PHP
5 78 (13.64%) SQL
6 59 (10.31%) Java
7 44 (7.69%) C#
8 33 (5.77%) Bash Shell
9 26 (4.55%) Ruby
10 19 (3.32%) Objective-C
11 17 (2.97%) Apple Swift
12 16 (2.80%) TypeScript
13 15 (2.62%) C
14 10 (1.75%) C++
15 3 (0.52%) ES6
16 2 (0.35%) Go
16 2 (0.35%) Java 8
17 1 (0.17%) Groovy
17 1 (0.17%) Perl
17 1 (0.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 94 (16.43%) Degree
2 62 (10.84%) MCP
3 53 (9.27%) CCNA
3 53 (9.27%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (9.27%) Security Cleared
4 47 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (5.94%) CCA
5 34 (5.94%) DV Cleared
6 32 (5.59%) RHCE
7 28 (4.90%) A+ Certification
8 26 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
9 20 (3.50%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (3.15%) SC Cleared
11 17 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
12 15 (2.62%) MCITP
13 12 (2.10%) MCSA
14 11 (1.92%) MCSE
15 10 (1.75%) CCENT
16 7 (1.22%) CISSP
17 4 (0.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.04%) SLA
2 45 (7.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 31 (5.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (2.80%) GDPR
5 13 (2.27%) PCI DSS
6 8 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.70%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.35%) ITGC
8 2 (0.35%) QA
8 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 295 (51.57%) Active Directory
2 106 (18.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (17.13%) Hyper-V
4 72 (12.59%) XenApp
5 69 (12.06%) XenDesktop
6 54 (9.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 28 (4.90%) Docker
8 23 (4.02%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (3.15%) vSphere
10 15 (2.62%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (1.40%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (1.05%) Snort
13 5 (0.87%) BitLocker
14 4 (0.70%) KVM
14 4 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.70%) oVirt
14 4 (0.70%) QEMU
14 4 (0.70%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.17%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 116 (20.28%) SCCM
2 59 (10.31%) SCOM
3 51 (8.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 51 (8.92%) SCOrch
4 19 (3.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 18 (3.15%) Jamf Pro
6 13 (2.27%) Kubernetes
7 12 (2.10%) Ansible
7 12 (2.10%) WSUS
8 9 (1.57%) FortiGate
8 9 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (1.40%) SCVMM
10 6 (1.05%) Computer Incident Response Team
10 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.87%) Terraform
12 4 (0.70%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 178 (31.12%) Microsoft
2 116 (20.28%) VMware
3 106 (18.53%) Apple
4 99 (17.31%) Citrix
5 87 (15.21%) Cisco
6 46 (8.04%) Splunk
7 33 (5.77%) Google
8 31 (5.42%) Adobe
9 30 (5.24%) Salesforce.com
10 29 (5.07%) Atlassian
11 21 (3.67%) ServiceNow
12 19 (3.32%) Remedy
13 18 (3.15%) Veeam
14 17 (2.97%) Red Hat
14 17 (2.97%) Xamarin
15 14 (2.45%) SAP
15 14 (2.45%) Sophos
16 12 (2.10%) HP
17 11 (1.92%) Dell KACE
17 11 (1.92%) Meraki