Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple macOS
UK
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 679 737 746
Rank change year-on-year +58 +9 +231
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 439 483 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.33% 1.19% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 375 387 359
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.64% +1.54%
10th Percentile £23,850 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £57,500 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £34,273
% change year-on-year -7.50% +16.71% -2.08%

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 33,078 40,431 41,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.97% 23.52% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26,287 32,744 34,459
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +4.65%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +54 432 £37,500 - 19
UK excluding London +99 250 £37,000 -7.50% 7
London +8 181 £37,500 - 12
South East +21 70 £34,500 -14.93% 2
South West +81 66 £51,000 +2.00% 1
North of England +29 43 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Midlands +16 36 £34,500 +1.47% 2
East of England +74 29 £28,000 -30.00% 1
Yorkshire +26 26 £32,000 +6.67%
West Midlands +20 23 £27,500 -19.12% 1
North West +24 14 £25,125 -42.24% 1
East Midlands +9 13 £70,750 +108.09% 1
Scotland +10 4 £62,500 +13.79%
North East - 3 £23,500 -
Wales - 2 £40,250 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 339 (77.22%) Windows
2 202 (46.01%) Active Directory
3 193 (43.96%) Linux
4 159 (36.22%) Office 365
5 119 (27.11%) Microsoft
6 114 (25.97%) ITIL
7 106 (24.15%) Apple
8 99 (22.55%) Python
9 97 (22.10%) JavaScript
10 92 (20.96%) Microsoft Office
11 91 (20.73%) Problem-Solving
12 90 (20.50%) Agile Software Development
12 90 (20.50%) Microsoft Azure
13 88 (20.05%) Apple iOS
13 88 (20.05%) Windows 10
14 87 (19.82%) DNS
15 86 (19.59%) Amazon AWS
16 82 (18.68%) VMware
17 81 (18.45%) Unix
18 79 (18.00%) TCP/IP
19 72 (16.40%) Java
20 71 (16.17%) Cisco
20 71 (16.17%) SCCM
20 71 (16.17%) Degree
21 64 (14.58%) DHCP
22 63 (14.35%) Citrix
23 62 (14.12%) SQL
23 62 (14.12%) Software Engineering
24 60 (13.67%) PHP
24 60 (13.67%) VMware Infrastructure

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 43 (9.79%) SharePoint
2 33 (7.52%) MS Exchange
3 28 (6.38%) Confluence
4 8 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (1.37%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.14%) CMS
6 5 (1.14%) Drupal
6 5 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.91%) Ethereum
7 4 (0.91%) Hyperledger
7 4 (0.91%) WordPress
8 3 (0.68%) IIS
9 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.46%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.23%) Apache
10 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 92 (20.96%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.91%) Acrobat
4 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.46%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (0.46%) iWork
6 2 (0.46%) Maya
6 2 (0.46%) MODO
6 2 (0.46%) NUKE
7 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.23%) Autodesk Smoke
7 1 (0.23%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.14%) Magento
1 5 (1.14%) NetSuite
1 5 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.91%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.91%) R3 Corda
2 4 (0.91%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 159 (36.22%) Office 365
2 90 (20.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 86 (19.59%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (10.02%) OneDrive
5 34 (7.74%) Azure Stack
6 28 (6.38%) GitHub
7 20 (4.56%) G Suite
8 9 (2.05%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 9 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (2.05%) Slack
9 7 (1.59%) Heroku
10 6 (1.37%) PaaS
11 5 (1.14%) Apigee
11 5 (1.14%) Kong
11 5 (1.14%) SaaS
11 5 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.91%) Dropbox
13 2 (0.46%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.46%) Zapier
14 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 87 (19.82%) DNS
2 79 (18.00%) TCP/IP
3 64 (14.58%) DHCP
4 47 (10.71%) Firewall
4 47 (10.71%) VPN
5 46 (10.48%) Internet
6 38 (8.66%) Skype
7 34 (7.74%) NetScaler
8 22 (5.01%) VoIP
9 21 (4.78%) SAN
10 16 (3.64%) Remote Desktop
11 11 (2.51%) LAN
11 11 (2.51%) WAN
12 8 (1.82%) Bluetooth
12 8 (1.82%) NAS
13 7 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (1.59%) WebEx
13 7 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.39%) MySQL
1 50 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.24%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (2.96%) Couchbase
4 11 (2.51%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.82%) Redis
6 7 (1.59%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.59%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.91%) Blockchain
7 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.68%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (0.68%) Big Data
8 3 (0.68%) MariaDB
8 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.46%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.23%) GIS
10 1 (0.23%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 58 (13.21%) JIRA
2 38 (8.66%) Git (software)
3 35 (7.97%) Visual Studio
4 32 (7.29%) TestRail
4 32 (7.29%) Zephyr
5 25 (5.69%) Jenkins
6 18 (4.10%) GitLab
7 17 (3.87%) gulp
8 11 (2.51%) Bitbucket
8 11 (2.51%) Subversion
8 11 (2.51%) Xcode
9 10 (2.28%) SonarQube
10 8 (1.82%) CocoaPods
11 7 (1.59%) Vagrant
12 6 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (1.14%) Artifactory
13 5 (1.14%) Maven
14 4 (0.91%) Grunt
14 4 (0.91%) JMeter
14 4 (0.91%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (5.47%) Finance
2 23 (5.24%) Retail
3 17 (3.87%) Marketing
4 16 (3.64%) Games
5 10 (2.28%) Banking
6 6 (1.37%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.37%) Retail Banking
6 6 (1.37%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.91%) Electronics
8 3 (0.68%) Advertising
8 3 (0.68%) Automotive
8 3 (0.68%) Law
9 1 (0.23%) Front Office
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 79 (18.00%) Analyst
2 69 (15.72%) Developer
3 66 (15.03%) Support Engineer
4 61 (13.90%) IT Support
4 61 (13.90%) Support Analyst
5 44 (10.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 44 (10.02%) IT Analyst
6 39 (8.88%) IT Support Analyst
7 34 (7.74%) Desktop Engineer
8 32 (7.29%) Desktop Support
9 28 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
10 27 (6.15%) Software Engineer
11 21 (4.78%) IT Engineer
11 21 (4.78%) Web Developer
12 20 (4.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 19 (4.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 19 (4.33%) Mac Engineer
14 18 (4.10%) Cloud Engineer
14 18 (4.10%) Cloud Software Engineer
14 18 (4.10%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (11.62%) Node.js
2 36 (8.20%) HTML
3 34 (7.74%) CSS
4 31 (7.06%) Web Services
5 27 (6.15%) AngularJS
6 24 (5.47%) .NET
7 21 (4.78%) HTML5
8 20 (4.56%) CSS3
9 19 (4.33%) jQuery
9 19 (4.33%) React
10 15 (3.42%) JSP
11 13 (2.96%) Handlebars
11 13 (2.96%) Ruby on Rails
11 13 (2.96%) Spring
12 12 (2.73%) SOAP
13 8 (1.82%) Apache Flex
13 8 (1.82%) ASP.NET
13 8 (1.82%) Core Data
13 8 (1.82%) REST
13 8 (1.82%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
1 28 (6.38%) Management Information System
2 26 (5.92%) User Experience
3 21 (4.78%) Fintech
4 17 (3.87%) EPoS
4 17 (3.87%) Internet of Things
5 15 (3.42%) Data Centre
6 14 (3.19%) iPhone
7 13 (2.96%) e-Learning
7 13 (2.96%) iPad
7 13 (2.96%) Mobile App
7 13 (2.96%) Mobile Games
7 13 (2.96%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (2.73%) Social Media
9 10 (2.28%) Blackberry
9 10 (2.28%) Mobile Computing
10 9 (2.05%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.82%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.59%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 339 (77.22%) Windows
2 193 (43.96%) Linux
3 88 (20.05%) Apple iOS
3 88 (20.05%) Windows 10
4 81 (18.45%) Unix
5 58 (13.21%) Windows 7
6 57 (12.98%) Windows Server
7 52 (11.85%) Android
8 27 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (2.96%) Windows XP
10 11 (2.51%) Mac OS X
10 11 (2.51%) Ubuntu
11 8 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (1.59%) SmartOS
13 6 (1.37%) CentOS
13 6 (1.37%) Debian
13 6 (1.37%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.91%) Mac OS X Server
14 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.91%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (25.97%) ITIL
2 91 (20.73%) Problem-Solving
3 90 (20.50%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (14.12%) Software Engineering
5 57 (12.98%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (11.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 47 (10.71%) DevOps
8 42 (9.57%) CRM
9 35 (7.97%) Scrum
10 33 (7.52%) Kanban
11 32 (7.29%) Microservices
12 31 (7.06%) Analytics
13 30 (6.83%) Computer Science
14 29 (6.61%) Test Automation
15 28 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
15 28 (6.38%) Information Security
15 28 (6.38%) ITSM
15 28 (6.38%) PRINCE2
16 26 (5.92%) Unit Testing
17 23 (5.24%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 99 (22.55%) Python
2 97 (22.10%) JavaScript
3 72 (16.40%) Java
4 62 (14.12%) SQL
5 60 (13.67%) PHP
6 57 (12.98%) C#
7 52 (11.85%) PowerShell
8 35 (7.97%) Bash Shell
9 19 (4.33%) Ruby
10 17 (3.87%) C
11 12 (2.73%) Apple Swift
11 12 (2.73%) Objective-C
12 8 (1.82%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.59%) Groovy
14 4 (0.91%) C++
15 2 (0.46%) Go
15 2 (0.46%) Perl
15 2 (0.46%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.23%) ES6
Qualifications
1 71 (16.17%) Degree
2 45 (10.25%) MCP
3 43 (9.79%) CCNA
3 43 (9.79%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 35 (7.97%) Security Cleared
6 25 (5.69%) CCA
7 23 (5.24%) RHCE
8 19 (4.33%) Citrix Certification
9 18 (4.10%) DV Cleared
10 17 (3.87%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (3.19%) MCSE
12 11 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
12 11 (2.51%) MCSA
12 11 (2.51%) SC Cleared
13 10 (2.28%) A+ Certification
14 8 (1.82%) CISSP
15 5 (1.14%) CISM
15 5 (1.14%) CompTIA Security+
16 4 (0.91%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 29 (6.61%) SLA
3 10 (2.28%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.37%) QA
6 5 (1.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 202 (46.01%) Active Directory
2 60 (13.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (12.07%) Docker
4 48 (10.93%) Hyper-V
5 41 (9.34%) XenApp
5 41 (9.34%) XenDesktop
6 34 (7.74%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.37%) Snort
9 5 (1.14%) vSphere
10 4 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.46%) pfSense
11 2 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 71 (16.17%) SCCM
2 34 (7.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 34 (7.74%) SCOM
2 34 (7.74%) SCOrch
3 14 (3.19%) Puppet
4 12 (2.73%) Jamf Pro
4 12 (2.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 11 (2.51%) Kubernetes
6 9 (2.05%) Ansible
6 9 (2.05%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (1.82%) Terraform
8 7 (1.59%) Graphite
9 6 (1.37%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 6 (1.37%) Nagios
9 6 (1.37%) vCenter Server
9 6 (1.37%) WSUS
10 5 (1.14%) CASB
10 5 (1.14%) logstash
10 5 (1.14%) Prometheus
10 5 (1.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 119 (27.11%) Microsoft
2 106 (24.15%) Apple
3 82 (18.68%) VMware
4 71 (16.17%) Cisco
5 63 (14.35%) Citrix
6 38 (8.66%) Splunk
7 25 (5.69%) ServiceNow
8 23 (5.24%) Atlassian
9 20 (4.56%) Google
10 17 (3.87%) Adobe
11 14 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (2.51%) HP
12 11 (2.51%) Xamarin
13 10 (2.28%) Meraki
13 10 (2.28%) Oracle
14 8 (1.82%) Dell KACE
14 8 (1.82%) MobileIron
15 7 (1.59%) Ivanti
15 7 (1.59%) SAP
16 6 (1.37%) NetApp