Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple macOS
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 575 749 808
Rank change year-on-year +174 +59 +129
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 583 424 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.87% 1.13% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 506 358 313
UK median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,356
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -8.08% +6.33%
10th Percentile £23,563 £19,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,875 £64,749
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% -

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 31,188 37,652 44,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.77% 23.10% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 24,803 30,427 35,829
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.22% +2.50% -

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 15 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Mac OS in the UK

Mac OS
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 within the UK over the 6 months to 15 November 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 +186 554 £35,000 +7.69% 128
London +129 286 £36,500 +4.29% 55
UK excluding London +149 280 £35,000 +16.67% 76
South East +80 83 £35,000 - 18
East of England +126 61 £40,000 +1.27% 21
South West +49 59 £37,500 +97.37% 13
North of England +44 42 £28,500 +15.74% 11
North West +17 27 £29,000 +18.37% 9
Midlands -21 19 £29,250 -2.50% 10
Yorkshire +11 15 £25,000 -41.18% 2
West Midlands +18 10 £24,750 +23.75% 7
Wales +16 10 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East Midlands -3 9 £45,839 +45.52% 3
Scotland +12 6 £45,000 +36.47% 2

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 499 (85.59%) Windows
2 279 (47.86%) Active Directory
3 261 (44.77%) Office 365
4 229 (39.28%) Linux
5 197 (33.79%) Microsoft
6 184 (31.56%) Windows 10
7 131 (22.47%) Windows Server
8 128 (21.96%) Apple iOS
9 125 (21.44%) ITIL
10 116 (19.90%) Apple
11 112 (19.21%) AWS
12 108 (18.52%) SCCM
13 106 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
14 101 (17.32%) JavaScript
15 98 (16.81%) Azure
16 93 (15.95%) Degree
17 91 (15.61%) VMware
17 91 (15.61%) Problem-Solving
18 87 (14.92%) Windows 7
18 87 (14.92%) Android
19 82 (14.07%) VMware Infrastructure
20 81 (13.89%) Citrix
21 80 (13.72%) Python
22 78 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
23 75 (12.86%) Unix
24 73 (12.52%) Firewall
25 70 (12.01%) Hyper-V
26 64 (10.98%) HTML
26 64 (10.98%) DNS
27 63 (10.81%) CSS

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 52 (8.92%) MS Exchange
1 52 (8.92%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.60%) CMS
2 21 (3.60%) Confluence
3 18 (3.09%) WordPress
4 9 (1.54%) IIS
4 9 (1.54%) Joomla!
5 8 (1.37%) Ethereum
5 8 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.37%) Hyperledger
6 6 (1.03%) nginx
6 6 (1.03%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.34%) Apache
8 2 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.34%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.17%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 106 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.72%) Steinberg Cubase
3 8 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.03%) CINEMA 4D
4 6 (1.03%) Maya
4 6 (1.03%) MODO
4 6 (1.03%) NUKE
5 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.51%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.34%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.17%) InDesign
8 1 (0.17%) Marvel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.37%) Distributed Ledger
1 8 (1.37%) R3 Corda
2 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.51%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 261 (44.77%) Office 365
2 112 (19.21%) AWS
3 98 (16.81%) Azure
4 51 (8.75%) OneDrive
5 42 (7.20%) G Suite
6 29 (4.97%) Azure Stack
7 16 (2.74%) GCP
8 15 (2.57%) GitHub
9 13 (2.23%) BrowserStack
9 13 (2.23%) Sauce Labs
10 12 (2.06%) Heroku
11 11 (1.89%) SaaS
12 9 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
13 8 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 8 (1.37%) Asana
14 7 (1.20%) Dropbox
15 4 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 4 (0.69%) Serverless
15 4 (0.69%) Trello
16 3 (0.51%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 73 (12.52%) Firewall
2 64 (10.98%) DNS
3 62 (10.63%) TCP/IP
4 56 (9.61%) DHCP
5 40 (6.86%) VPN
6 37 (6.35%) LAN
7 30 (5.15%) NetScaler
8 29 (4.97%) Skype
9 28 (4.80%) VoIP
10 21 (3.60%) Network Security
10 21 (3.60%) SAN
11 19 (3.26%) Internet
11 19 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
12 18 (3.09%) Cisco IOS
13 16 (2.74%) Remote Desktop
13 16 (2.74%) VLAN
14 15 (2.57%) Wireless
15 13 (2.23%) IPsec
16 11 (1.89%) SSL
16 11 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (7.72%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.80%) MySQL
3 20 (3.43%) NoSQL
4 19 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (2.92%) Redis
6 14 (2.40%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.89%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.72%) Big Data
9 9 (1.54%) Blockchain
10 6 (1.03%) Text Mining
11 4 (0.69%) GIS
12 3 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.34%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.34%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.17%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 63 (10.81%) JIRA
2 43 (7.38%) Visual Studio
3 36 (6.17%) Git (software)
4 33 (5.66%) TestRail
5 29 (4.97%) Xcode
6 18 (3.09%) Zephyr
7 14 (2.40%) Appium
8 13 (2.23%) Calabash
8 13 (2.23%) Robot Framework
9 12 (2.06%) Cucumber
9 12 (2.06%) Selenium
9 12 (2.06%) WebDriver
10 9 (1.54%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.37%) GitLab
12 5 (0.86%) git-flow
12 5 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.69%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.69%) MSI
13 4 (0.69%) NetBeans
13 4 (0.69%) WinDbg
General
1 57 (9.78%) Finance
2 30 (5.15%) Marketing
3 21 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.09%) Public Sector
5 16 (2.74%) Electronics
5 16 (2.74%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.89%) Retail
7 9 (1.54%) Publishing
8 8 (1.37%) Games
8 8 (1.37%) Law
9 7 (1.20%) Banking
10 4 (0.69%) Back Office
10 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.51%) Advertising
11 3 (0.51%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.34%) Fire and Rescue
13 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.17%) Local Government
13 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 94 (16.12%) Analyst
2 83 (14.24%) IT Support
3 78 (13.38%) Developer
4 67 (11.49%) Support Engineer
5 49 (8.40%) Support Analyst
6 44 (7.55%) IT Engineer
7 43 (7.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 39 (6.69%) 2nd Line Support
8 39 (6.69%) Desktop Support
9 38 (6.52%) IT Analyst
10 37 (6.35%) IT Technician
11 35 (6.00%) Administrator
12 27 (4.63%) Desktop Engineer
12 27 (4.63%) Systems Administrator
13 26 (4.46%) 1st Line Support
13 26 (4.46%) Senior Developer
14 24 (4.12%) IT Support Engineer
14 24 (4.12%) Service Analyst
14 24 (4.12%) Service Desk Analyst
15 23 (3.95%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (10.98%) HTML
2 63 (10.81%) CSS
3 37 (6.35%) .NET
4 33 (5.66%) Node.js
5 29 (4.97%) JSON
6 28 (4.80%) Web Services
7 19 (3.26%) RESTful
8 18 (3.09%) React
9 17 (2.92%) REST
10 14 (2.40%) AngularJS
10 14 (2.40%) React Native
11 13 (2.23%) jQuery
12 12 (2.06%) SOAP
13 11 (1.89%) HTML5
13 11 (1.89%) Vue.js
14 10 (1.72%) iOS SDK
14 10 (1.72%) MFC
15 9 (1.54%) CSS3
15 9 (1.54%) LAMP
15 9 (1.54%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.09%) User Experience
2 34 (5.83%) Data Centre
3 32 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (4.97%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.40%) iPad
5 14 (2.40%) Public Cloud
6 13 (2.23%) iPhone
6 13 (2.23%) Video Conferencing
7 12 (2.06%) Driving Licence
8 11 (1.89%) Blackberry
9 10 (1.72%) PKI
9 10 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (1.54%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.37%) Bitcoin
11 8 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (1.20%) Private Cloud
13 6 (1.03%) Animation
13 6 (1.03%) Cyber Defence
13 6 (1.03%) e-Learning
13 6 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 499 (85.59%) Windows
2 229 (39.28%) Linux
3 184 (31.56%) Windows 10
4 131 (22.47%) Windows Server
5 128 (21.96%) Apple iOS
6 87 (14.92%) Android
6 87 (14.92%) Windows 7
7 75 (12.86%) Unix
8 63 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 51 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (4.63%) Windows 8
11 21 (3.60%) Mac OS X
11 21 (3.60%) Ubuntu
12 13 (2.23%) CentOS
13 10 (1.72%) tvOS
14 8 (1.37%) Windows XP
15 7 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.17%) VMS
16 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (21.44%) ITIL
2 91 (15.61%) Problem-Solving
3 78 (13.38%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (9.61%) CRM
5 52 (8.92%) Scrum
6 50 (8.58%) Kanban
7 47 (8.06%) TDD
7 47 (8.06%) Test Automation
8 46 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 41 (7.03%) DevOps
9 41 (7.03%) Software Engineering
10 40 (6.86%) Mentoring
11 37 (6.35%) Validation
12 34 (5.83%) Cybersecurity
12 34 (5.83%) Information Security
13 32 (5.49%) Computer Science
13 32 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (5.32%) Fintech
15 26 (4.46%) BDD
16 25 (4.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 101 (17.32%) JavaScript
2 80 (13.72%) Python
3 61 (10.46%) PowerShell
4 55 (9.43%) PHP
5 52 (8.92%) Java
5 52 (8.92%) SQL
6 35 (6.00%) C#
7 34 (5.83%) Objective-C
8 27 (4.63%) Ruby
9 23 (3.95%) Bash Shell
9 23 (3.95%) C++
10 14 (2.40%) C
11 11 (1.89%) Apple Swift
11 11 (1.89%) TypeScript
12 4 (0.69%) VBScript
13 2 (0.34%) ES6
13 2 (0.34%) Go
13 2 (0.34%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 93 (15.95%) Degree
2 39 (6.69%) MCP
3 35 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (5.32%) Security Cleared
5 29 (4.97%) CCNA
5 29 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (4.63%) A+ Certification
7 25 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
8 23 (3.95%) DV Cleared
9 19 (3.26%) CCA
10 17 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
10 17 (2.92%) MCITP
10 17 (2.92%) RHCE
11 14 (2.40%) SC Cleared
12 13 (2.23%) CCENT
13 12 (2.06%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (1.37%) MCSA
15 5 (0.86%) CISSP
15 5 (0.86%) ISTQB
15 5 (0.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.72%) SLA
2 33 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 13 (2.23%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (2.23%) GDPR
5 12 (2.06%) PCI DSS
6 7 (1.20%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.51%) QA
8 2 (0.34%) ITGC
8 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 279 (47.86%) Active Directory
2 82 (14.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (12.01%) Hyper-V
4 53 (9.09%) XenApp
5 44 (7.55%) XenDesktop
6 32 (5.49%) Microsoft App-V
7 19 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (2.92%) vSphere
9 16 (2.74%) Docker
10 15 (2.57%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.86%) BitLocker
13 4 (0.69%) KVM
13 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.69%) oVirt
13 4 (0.69%) QEMU
13 4 (0.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 108 (18.52%) SCCM
2 37 (6.35%) SCOM
3 30 (5.15%) Jamf Pro
4 29 (4.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 29 (4.97%) SCOrch
5 15 (2.57%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (2.57%) Kubernetes
6 14 (2.40%) Ansible
7 13 (2.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 13 (2.23%) WSUS
8 9 (1.54%) FortiGate
9 8 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
9 8 (1.37%) SCVMM
10 7 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
12 4 (0.69%) Perfmon
12 4 (0.69%) ZABBIX
13 3 (0.51%) PaperCut
14 2 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
14 2 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 197 (33.79%) Microsoft
2 116 (19.90%) Apple
3 91 (15.61%) VMware
4 81 (13.89%) Citrix
5 56 (9.61%) Cisco
6 39 (6.69%) Google
7 28 (4.80%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (4.12%) Adobe
8 24 (4.12%) Splunk
9 19 (3.26%) Red Hat
10 17 (2.92%) Remedy
10 17 (2.92%) SAP
10 17 (2.92%) Sophos
11 16 (2.74%) Veeam
12 13 (2.23%) Atlassian
12 13 (2.23%) ServiceNow
13 10 (1.72%) Symantec
14 9 (1.54%) HP
14 9 (1.54%) Meraki
14 9 (1.54%) Xamarin