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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple macOS
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 642 778 830
Rank change year-on-year +136 +52  
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 242 145 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.09% 0.58% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 176 124 131
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +12.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year -6.66% +26.05%  

Mac OS is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 22110 25036 29437
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 25.13% 25.43% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18230 21383 24663
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Mac OS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Mac OS in the UK

Mac OS
Top 30 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +143 235 £35,000 +7.69% 38
London +66 112 £35,000 +16.66% 16
South East +64 37 £35,356 +12.23% 1
North West -4 36 £37,500 +66.66% 4
Buckinghamshire - 25 £35,356 - 1
Milton Keynes - 25 £35,356 -
Manchester -3 21 £37,500 +87.50% 2
East of England +13 18 £45,000 +119.51% 5
South West +10 13 £26,500 +6.00% 4
Cheshire - 11 £29,000 -
Knutsford - 9 - -
East Midlands +15 8 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Northampton - 8 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 8 £45,000 -
City of London +26 6 £36,500 -37.87% 2
Essex +3 6 £28,000 +36.58%
Yorkshire 0 6 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Bromley -4 6 £22,500 -10.00%
Cambridgeshire - 6 £62,500 - 3
Hertfordshire - 6 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +32 5 £29,500 +6.30%
Oxfordshire +18 5 £28,750 -39.47%
West Midlands +9 5 £27,500 -15.38% 4
Oxford +7 5 £28,750 -39.47%
Somerset +3 5 £38,750 +80.23% 2
Bath -2 5 £38,750 +80.23% 1
Cambridge - 5 £62,500 - 3
Scotland +19 4 - - 1
Leeds +11 4 £45,750 +22.00% 1
West Yorkshire +8 4 £45,750 +14.37% 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Mac OS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 422 (87.01%) Windows
2 244 (50.31%) Linux
3 187 (38.56%) Active Directory
4 163 (33.61%) Microsoft
5 124 (25.57%) Java
6 117 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
7 115 (23.71%) Apple iOS
8 113 (23.30%) Android
9 102 (21.03%) Windows Server
10 95 (19.59%) Degree
10 95 (19.59%) Apple
10 95 (19.59%) VMware
11 93 (19.18%) Office 365
12 90 (18.56%) Microsoft Office
13 86 (17.73%) C++
14 82 (16.91%) OO
14 82 (16.91%) Test Automation
15 80 (16.49%) C
16 79 (16.29%) Windows 7
17 78 (16.08%) TCP/IP
17 78 (16.08%) Firewall
18 76 (15.67%) MS Exchange
18 76 (15.67%) TDD
19 74 (15.26%) VMware Infrastructure
20 72 (14.85%) C#
21 71 (14.64%) ITIL
22 69 (14.23%) Web Services
23 65 (13.40%) Software Engineering
24 60 (12.37%) Internet
25 59 (12.16%) Python

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 76 (15.67%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.15%) Apache
2 25 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 24 (4.95%) SharePoint
3 24 (4.95%) Skype for Business
4 21 (4.33%) IIS
5 18 (3.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (2.89%) Confluence
8 12 (2.47%) WebSphere
9 11 (2.27%) WordPress
10 10 (2.06%) OpenStack
11 8 (1.65%) CMS
12 7 (1.44%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (1.44%) Tomcat
13 6 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (1.24%) nginx
13 6 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (1.03%) IBM Notes
14 5 (1.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 90 (18.56%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (1.65%) Final Cut Pro
3 8 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.82%) AutoCAD
4 4 (0.82%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.82%) QuarkXPress
5 3 (0.62%) GIMP
6 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.41%) Vectorworks
7 1 (0.21%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.21%) InDesign
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.41%) Magento
2 2 (0.41%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.21%) Eikon
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 93 (19.18%) Office 365
2 39 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (4.95%) G Suite
5 12 (2.47%) SaaS
6 10 (2.06%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 7 (1.44%) Slack
8 5 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.03%) OneDrive
9 4 (0.82%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.82%) Trello
10 3 (0.62%) Dropbox
10 3 (0.62%) IaaS
10 3 (0.62%) PaaS
11 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.21%) GitHub
12 1 (0.21%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 78 (16.08%) Firewall
1 78 (16.08%) TCP/IP
2 60 (12.37%) Internet
3 49 (10.10%) DNS
4 46 (9.48%) VPN
5 39 (8.04%) DHCP
6 33 (6.80%) VoIP
7 24 (4.95%) Wireless
8 21 (4.33%) LAN
9 18 (3.71%) SAN
9 18 (3.71%) VLAN
10 17 (3.51%) Ethernet
10 17 (3.51%) RS-232
11 16 (3.30%) HTTP
12 15 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
13 13 (2.68%) WebEx
14 12 (2.47%) iSCSI
14 12 (2.47%) WAN
15 10 (2.06%) Remote Desktop
15 10 (2.06%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (3.71%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.51%) RDBMS
4 17 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
5 15 (3.09%) MySQL
6 11 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 8 (1.65%) MariaDB
8 6 (1.24%) Hadoop
8 6 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.62%) Big Data
9 3 (0.62%) GIS
9 3 (0.62%) Maltego
10 2 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.41%) JasperReports
10 2 (0.41%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.21%) MS Access
11 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 55 (11.34%) Git (software)
2 37 (7.63%) Subversion
3 34 (7.01%) SonarQube
3 34 (7.01%) Visual Studio
4 22 (4.54%) JIRA
5 19 (3.92%) MSI
6 17 (3.51%) Microsoft Blend
6 17 (3.51%) MSTest
6 17 (3.51%) NuGet
6 17 (3.51%) NUnit
6 17 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (3.51%) WiX
7 11 (2.27%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.65%) Eclipse
8 8 (1.65%) Xcode
9 7 (1.44%) JMeter
9 7 (1.44%) Vagrant
10 6 (1.24%) NetBeans
10 6 (1.24%) Selenium
11 4 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 45 (9.28%) Finance
2 22 (4.54%) Marketing
3 21 (4.33%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.12%) Retail
5 16 (3.30%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.47%) Advertising
7 10 (2.06%) Banking
8 9 (1.86%) Publishing
9 7 (1.44%) German Language
9 7 (1.44%) Legal
10 5 (1.03%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.82%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.82%) French Language
11 4 (0.82%) Games
11 4 (0.82%) Law
11 4 (0.82%) Portuguese Language
11 4 (0.82%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.41%) Electronics
12 2 (0.41%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 129 (26.60%) Developer
2 88 (18.14%) Support Engineer
3 56 (11.55%) Analyst
4 42 (8.66%) Java Developer
5 38 (7.84%) IT Support
5 38 (7.84%) Software Developer
6 37 (7.63%) Desktop Support
7 34 (7.01%) IT Engineer
8 33 (6.80%) Support Analyst
9 32 (6.60%) 2nd Line Support
9 32 (6.60%) Windows Engineer
10 29 (5.98%) 1st Line Support
10 29 (5.98%) Windows Support Engineer
11 27 (5.57%) Active Directory Support
11 27 (5.57%) Linux Developer
12 25 (5.15%) Windows Mobile Developer
13 24 (4.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 23 (4.74%) Exchange Support
14 23 (4.74%) Senior Developer
15 21 (4.33%) Mac Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (14.23%) Web Services
2 54 (11.13%) XML
3 36 (7.42%) HTML
4 35 (7.22%) SOAP
5 30 (6.19%) Spring
6 29 (5.98%) Java EE
6 29 (5.98%) JSON
7 28 (5.77%) .NET
7 28 (5.77%) CSS
8 26 (5.36%) Hibernate
9 22 (4.54%) .NET Framework
10 20 (4.12%) COM
11 17 (3.51%) Entity Framework
11 17 (3.51%) LINQ
11 17 (3.51%) LINQ to SQL
11 17 (3.51%) NHibernate
11 17 (3.51%) Silverlight
11 17 (3.51%) WCF
11 17 (3.51%) WPF
11 17 (3.51%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 58 (11.96%) Computer Science
2 47 (9.69%) Blackberry
3 39 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (7.42%) Data Structures
5 20 (4.12%) Algorithms
6 17 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (3.51%) Industrial Internet of Things
6 17 (3.51%) Internet of Things
7 16 (3.30%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.68%) iPhone
9 12 (2.47%) User Experience
10 11 (2.27%) Social Media
11 10 (2.06%) Mobile App
11 10 (2.06%) Video Conferencing
12 9 (1.86%) Data Centre
13 8 (1.65%) Clustering
14 6 (1.24%) Digital Media
14 6 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
14 6 (1.24%) Smartphone
15 5 (1.03%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 422 (87.01%) Windows
2 244 (50.31%) Linux
3 115 (23.71%) Apple iOS
4 113 (23.30%) Android
5 102 (21.03%) Windows Server
6 79 (16.29%) Windows 7
7 51 (10.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (10.31%) Unix
9 49 (10.10%) Windows 10
10 45 (9.28%) Windows 8
11 42 (8.66%) Mac OS X
12 35 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 32 (6.60%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (4.74%) Windows XP
15 20 (4.12%) Ubuntu
16 17 (3.51%) Windows Embedded Compact
17 14 (2.89%) CentOS
18 12 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 10 (2.06%) Mac OS X Server
20 5 (1.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (16.91%) OO
2 82 (16.91%) Test Automation
3 76 (15.67%) TDD
4 71 (14.64%) ITIL
5 65 (13.40%) Software Engineering
6 53 (10.93%) OOP
7 44 (9.07%) Scrum
8 41 (8.45%) Mentoring
9 38 (7.84%) E-Commerce
9 38 (7.84%) SDLC
10 30 (6.19%) Workflow
11 26 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (4.95%) OOD
13 23 (4.74%) Kanban
14 21 (4.33%) Migration
14 21 (4.33%) Multithreading
14 21 (4.33%) MVC
14 21 (4.33%) Unit Testing
15 20 (4.12%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 124 (25.57%) Java
2 86 (17.73%) C++
3 80 (16.49%) C
4 72 (14.85%) C#
5 59 (12.16%) Python
6 55 (11.34%) SQL
7 49 (10.10%) Objective-C
8 33 (6.80%) Bash Shell
9 30 (6.19%) Ruby
10 26 (5.36%) JavaScript
11 20 (4.12%) PHP
12 17 (3.51%) XAML
13 13 (2.68%) Scala
14 12 (2.47%) PowerShell
15 10 (2.06%) Kotlin
15 10 (2.06%) Perl
16 4 (0.82%) VB
17 3 (0.62%) Embedded C
17 3 (0.62%) Go
17 3 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 95 (19.59%) Degree
2 37 (7.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (4.12%) MCSE
5 18 (3.71%) MCP
6 16 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (3.09%) CCNA
8 10 (2.06%) MCSA
9 8 (1.65%) A+ Certification
9 8 (1.65%) ISTQB
9 8 (1.65%) SC Cleared
9 8 (1.65%) Security Cleared
10 7 (1.44%) CEH
10 7 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.44%) MCITP
11 6 (1.24%) Master's Degree
11 6 (1.24%) MCDST
11 6 (1.24%) Network+ Certification
12 5 (1.03%) ACSP
12 5 (1.03%) GCFE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (11.34%) SLA
2 6 (1.24%) QA
3 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 14000
4 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.41%) JTAG
4 2 (0.41%) MISRA
4 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 187 (38.56%) Active Directory
2 74 (15.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (7.84%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.30%) vSphere
5 15 (3.09%) Docker
6 9 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (1.86%) VirtualBox
6 9 (1.86%) Xen
7 7 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.82%) Samba
8 4 (0.82%) XenApp
8 4 (0.82%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.62%) NDS
10 2 (0.41%) Firmware
10 2 (0.41%) iptables
10 2 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.41%) NFS
10 2 (0.41%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (4.12%) SCCM
2 18 (3.71%) Backup Exec
3 13 (2.68%) Norton AntiVirus
4 12 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (2.27%) Terraform
6 7 (1.44%) Jamf Pro
6 7 (1.44%) Puppet
7 6 (1.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.82%) Grafana
8 4 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (0.82%) Munin
8 4 (0.82%) Packer
8 4 (0.82%) Salt
8 4 (0.82%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.62%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.41%) Ansible
10 2 (0.41%) vCenter Server
10 2 (0.41%) WMI
Vendors
1 163 (33.61%) Microsoft
2 95 (19.59%) Apple
2 95 (19.59%) VMware
3 55 (11.34%) Cisco
4 40 (8.25%) Citrix
5 36 (7.42%) Adobe
6 28 (5.77%) Google
7 23 (4.74%) Cognizant
8 18 (3.71%) HP
8 18 (3.71%) Veeam
9 16 (3.30%) Symantec
10 15 (3.09%) LANDesk
11 13 (2.68%) McAfee
12 11 (2.27%) Meraki
12 11 (2.27%) Oracle
13 10 (2.06%) Bomgar
13 10 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (1.86%) Kaspersky
14 9 (1.86%) Red Hat
14 9 (1.86%) WatchGuard
Central London / West End
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Superb base with excellent training
Posted: 19 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + NEG
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 48000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Great company
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: Addtional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheddar
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS
Posted: 3 days ago