Period
to 17 July 2018

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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple macOS
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 718 714 986
Rank change year-on-year -4 +272 -4
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 503 508 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.24% 1.17% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 423 387 271
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,550 £20,000
90th Percentile £58,500 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 40,586 43,552 52,181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.08% 24.52% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32,665 35,963 44,316
UK median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.52% - +3.90%

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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Mac OS in the UK

Mac OS
Top 13 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 July 2018. 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 +8 487 £35,000 - 91
London +44 253 £33,500 -2.22% 50
UK excluding London -34 248 £35,000 - 43
South East -13 81 £42,606 +23.01% 10
Midlands +56 61 £31,500 -25.88% 13
North of England -29 45 £30,000 -14.29% 6
East Midlands +22 38 £31,500 -30.00% 7
East of England 0 30 £40,000 -11.11% 7
North West -21 29 £25,000 -33.33% 3
West Midlands +37 23 £26,000 -1.90% 5
South West +2 17 £50,000 +88.68% 5
Yorkshire +16 16 £30,000 - 3
Scotland -27 14 £47,500 -5.94% 2

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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.

1 398 (79.13%) Windows
2 229 (45.53%) Linux
3 217 (43.14%) Active Directory
4 186 (36.98%) Microsoft
5 126 (25.05%) Office 365
6 113 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
7 112 (22.27%) Microsoft Office
8 109 (21.67%) Windows Server
9 105 (20.87%) VMware
10 104 (20.68%) Windows 10
11 101 (20.08%) Java
12 98 (19.48%) ITIL
13 94 (18.69%) DNS
14 91 (18.09%) Windows 7
15 81 (16.10%) Microsoft Azure
16 80 (15.90%) Problem-Solving
17 76 (15.11%) Windows Server 2012
18 71 (14.12%) JavaScript
19 70 (13.92%) Python
19 70 (13.92%) Apple
20 69 (13.72%) SQL
20 69 (13.72%) Apple iOS
21 67 (13.32%) DevOps
21 67 (13.32%) Android
22 62 (12.33%) VPN
22 62 (12.33%) DHCP
22 62 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
23 61 (12.13%) MS Exchange
24 59 (11.73%) HTML
24 59 (11.73%) Amazon AWS

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 61 (12.13%) MS Exchange
2 35 (6.96%) nginx
3 23 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (3.98%) SharePoint
5 15 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (2.98%) Skype for Business
6 10 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.59%) WordPress
8 7 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.19%) IIS
10 4 (0.80%) CMS
10 4 (0.80%) Confluence
11 3 (0.60%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.40%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.40%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.40%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 112 (22.27%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (3.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (2.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (2.39%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.39%) HipChat
5 7 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (1.19%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.80%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.20%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 6 (1.19%) Magento
2 4 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 126 (25.05%) Office 365
2 81 (16.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (5.96%) G Suite
5 16 (3.18%) Mimecast
5 16 (3.18%) SaaS
6 11 (2.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 11 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (1.99%) Dropbox
8 6 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.19%) IaaS
9 5 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.80%) Slack
11 3 (0.60%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.40%) Force.com
12 2 (0.40%) MailChimp
12 2 (0.40%) PaaS
12 2 (0.40%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 94 (18.69%) DNS
2 62 (12.33%) DHCP
2 62 (12.33%) VPN
3 41 (8.15%) Firewall
4 38 (7.55%) Internet
5 36 (7.16%) SAN
5 36 (7.16%) TCP/IP
6 33 (6.56%) VoIP
7 31 (6.16%) LAN
8 28 (5.57%) Remote Desktop
9 21 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
10 18 (3.58%) WAN
11 15 (2.98%) Skype
11 15 (2.98%) Wireless
12 11 (2.19%) WebEx
12 11 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (1.39%) HTTP
14 6 (1.19%) DSL
15 5 (0.99%) FTP
15 5 (0.99%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 53 (10.54%) MySQL
3 43 (8.55%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (5.96%) NoSQL
5 23 (4.57%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.39%) Hadoop
7 10 (1.99%) Big Data
8 7 (1.39%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.60%) FileMaker
9 3 (0.60%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.40%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.40%) GIS
10 2 (0.40%) HDInsight
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.20%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.20%) Maltego
11 1 (0.20%) Redis
11 1 (0.20%) Riak
Development Applications
1 50 (9.94%) Git (software)
2 26 (5.17%) Subversion
3 9 (1.79%) Eclipse
3 9 (1.79%) JUnit
4 7 (1.39%) SonarQube
5 6 (1.19%) Selenium
6 5 (0.99%) Bazaar
6 5 (0.99%) PHPUnit
7 4 (0.80%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.80%) JIRA
7 4 (0.80%) Maven
8 3 (0.60%) git-flow
8 3 (0.60%) LabVIEW
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.40%) FrontPage
9 2 (0.40%) Gradle
10 1 (0.20%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.20%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.20%) Xcode
General
1 41 (8.15%) Finance
2 26 (5.17%) Billing
3 25 (4.97%) Retail
4 19 (3.78%) Games
5 13 (2.58%) Marketing
6 10 (1.99%) Law
7 9 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.79%) Publishing
7 9 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.59%) Legal
9 7 (1.39%) Advertising
9 7 (1.39%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.60%) Banking
10 3 (0.60%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.20%) Back Office
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Front Office
12 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (23.86%) Developer
2 94 (18.69%) Support Engineer
3 56 (11.13%) IT Support
4 53 (10.54%) Analyst
5 46 (9.15%) IT Engineer
6 44 (8.75%) Desktop Support
7 43 (8.55%) Java Developer
8 36 (7.16%) Cloud Engineer
9 35 (6.96%) IT Support Engineer
10 29 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 27 (5.37%) Support Analyst
12 26 (5.17%) Senior Developer
13 25 (4.97%) Software Engineer
14 24 (4.77%) 2nd Line Support
14 24 (4.77%) Mac Engineer
15 23 (4.57%) 1st Line Support
16 22 (4.37%) Python Developer
17 21 (4.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
17 21 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
18 20 (3.98%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (11.73%) HTML
2 52 (10.34%) CSS
3 41 (8.15%) Web Services
4 29 (5.77%) XML
5 23 (4.57%) Node.js
6 22 (4.37%) Spring
7 20 (3.98%) Hibernate
8 19 (3.78%) AngularJS
9 16 (3.18%) HTML5
9 16 (3.18%) RESTful
9 16 (3.18%) SOAP
10 15 (2.98%) jQuery
10 15 (2.98%) JSON
11 10 (1.99%) J2EE
11 10 (1.99%) Java EE
11 10 (1.99%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (1.79%) Ajax
12 9 (1.79%) LAMP
12 9 (1.79%) SWT
13 8 (1.59%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.34%) Self-Motivation
2 29 (5.77%) Fintech
3 26 (5.17%) Mobile Payment
4 25 (4.97%) Computer Science
5 22 (4.37%) Video Conferencing
6 17 (3.38%) Driving Licence
7 16 (3.18%) Data Centre
7 16 (3.18%) Linux Command Line
8 13 (2.58%) Blackberry
8 13 (2.58%) EPoS
9 12 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.39%) Management Information System
10 11 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (1.99%) User Experience
12 9 (1.79%) iPad
12 9 (1.79%) iPhone
13 8 (1.59%) Algorithms
13 8 (1.59%) Public Cloud
14 7 (1.39%) Blog
14 7 (1.39%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 398 (79.13%) Windows
2 229 (45.53%) Linux
3 109 (21.67%) Windows Server
4 104 (20.68%) Windows 10
5 91 (18.09%) Windows 7
6 76 (15.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 69 (13.72%) Apple iOS
8 67 (13.32%) Android
9 51 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 48 (9.54%) Mac OS X
11 42 (8.35%) Unix
12 19 (3.78%) Windows XP
13 18 (3.58%) Windows 8
14 12 (2.39%) CentOS
15 10 (1.99%) Ubuntu
16 7 (1.39%) Debian
16 7 (1.39%) Solaris
17 4 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.80%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (19.48%) ITIL
3 80 (15.90%) Problem-Solving
4 67 (13.32%) DevOps
5 46 (9.15%) TDD
6 44 (8.75%) Software Engineering
7 32 (6.36%) OO
8 27 (5.37%) SDLC
8 27 (5.37%) Unit Testing
9 26 (5.17%) BDD
9 26 (5.17%) Data Security
10 25 (4.97%) OOP
11 24 (4.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 23 (4.57%) Scrum
13 22 (4.37%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (4.17%) Deployment Automation
15 18 (3.58%) Test Automation
15 18 (3.58%) Web Development
16 16 (3.18%) Mobile Device Management
16 16 (3.18%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 101 (20.08%) Java
2 71 (14.12%) JavaScript
3 70 (13.92%) Python
4 69 (13.72%) SQL
5 37 (7.36%) C++
6 27 (5.37%) C#
7 26 (5.17%) PowerShell
8 24 (4.77%) PHP
9 19 (3.78%) C
10 17 (3.38%) Ruby
11 15 (2.98%) Go
12 12 (2.39%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.99%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.99%) Scala
14 9 (1.79%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.59%) Erlang
15 8 (1.59%) Haskell
16 6 (1.19%) Apple Swift
16 6 (1.19%) TypeScript
17 5 (0.99%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 62 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (9.74%) MCSE
3 36 (7.16%) MCSA
4 33 (6.56%) Degree
4 33 (6.56%) MCITP
5 20 (3.98%) MCP
6 16 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (2.78%) CCNA
7 14 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.39%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.99%) MCTS
9 5 (0.99%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.80%) CCA
11 3 (0.60%) MCDST
11 3 (0.60%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.40%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.40%) CCENT
12 2 (0.40%) MOS
13 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.96%) SLA
2 10 (1.99%) GDPR
3 9 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.39%) QA
4 7 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.99%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (0.99%) GCP
6 3 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 217 (43.14%) Active Directory
2 55 (10.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (10.74%) Hyper-V
4 27 (5.37%) Docker
5 21 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.19%) XenApp
7 10 (1.99%) Virtual Desktop
7 10 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
9 7 (1.39%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.19%) Firmware
10 6 (1.19%) LXC
10 6 (1.19%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.19%) vSphere
10 6 (1.19%) Xen
11 5 (0.99%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.80%) pfSense
12 4 (0.80%) StorNext
12 4 (0.80%) Xsan
13 3 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 44 (8.75%) SCCM
2 30 (5.96%) Puppet
3 27 (5.37%) Jamf Pro
4 26 (5.17%) Failover Clustering
5 16 (3.18%) Kubernetes
6 15 (2.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 11 (2.19%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (1.39%) Backup Exec
8 7 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (1.19%) AirWatch
9 6 (1.19%) Ansible
9 6 (1.19%) logstash
10 5 (0.99%) Grafana
10 5 (0.99%) Graphite
10 5 (0.99%) Graylog
10 5 (0.99%) Kibana
10 5 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.80%) ServiceCenter
12 3 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 186 (36.98%) Microsoft
2 105 (20.87%) VMware
3 70 (13.92%) Apple
4 56 (11.13%) Cisco
5 42 (8.35%) Citrix
6 38 (7.55%) Veeam
7 37 (7.36%) Google
8 33 (6.56%) Splunk
9 22 (4.37%) Adobe
10 13 (2.58%) HP
10 13 (2.58%) Meraki
11 11 (2.19%) ServiceNow
12 10 (1.99%) Bomgar
12 10 (1.99%) Capita
12 10 (1.99%) Ivanti
12 10 (1.99%) WatchGuard
13 9 (1.79%) Dell
14 8 (1.59%) Oracle
14 8 (1.59%) Red Hat
14 8 (1.59%) SolarWinds