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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 616 791 796
Rank change year-on-year +175 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 270 177 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.27% 0.66% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 206 152 170
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £48,600
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  

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 21186 26795 29779
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.30% 25.93% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17775 22670 24921
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +183 263 £35,000 +11.11% 29
London +110 123 £36,500 +21.66% 12
South East +72 55 £34,273 +8.80% 6
North West +8 36 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Manchester - 20 £37,500 - 2
Kent +37 18 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 17 £38,203 - 4
Milton Keynes - 16 £38,203 - 4
Yorkshire +24 14 £30,000 -25.00% 3
East of England +22 12 £28,000 -25.33% 1
East Midlands +14 12 £46,250 +15.62%
South West +23 11 £26,500 +23.25% 4
Northamptonshire - 10 £45,000 -
Northampton - 10 £45,000 -
City of London +35 8 £36,500 -30.47% 4
Goole +5 8 £30,000 +18.81%
Hampshire -2 8 £40,000 +50.94% 1
East Yorkshire -3 8 £30,000 +18.81%
Cheshire -3 8 £34,750 +26.36%
Berkshire +26 7 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire +27 6 - - 1
Leeds +18 6 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +13 5 £62,500 +119.29% 1
Bristol +8 5 £24,000 -46.66%
Essex - 5 £28,000 -
Knutsford - 5 - -
Southampton - 5 £55,000 - 1
Surrey +50 4 £30,750 -2.38% 1
Lancashire 0 4 £32,500 +30.00%
Twickenham -5 4 - -

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 362 (85.38%) Windows
2 212 (50.00%) Linux
3 189 (44.58%) Active Directory
4 162 (38.21%) Microsoft
5 94 (22.17%) Apple
6 93 (21.93%) Windows Server
7 92 (21.70%) Android
8 91 (21.46%) Java
8 91 (21.46%) Apple iOS
9 88 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
10 87 (20.52%) Office 365
11 84 (19.81%) VMware
12 80 (18.87%) Microsoft Office
13 72 (16.98%) Windows 7
14 71 (16.75%) MS Exchange
15 69 (16.27%) ITIL
16 68 (16.04%) OO
16 68 (16.04%) TCP/IP
17 67 (15.80%) VMware Infrastructure
18 66 (15.57%) C++
19 61 (14.39%) Internet
19 61 (14.39%) Firewall
19 61 (14.39%) Degree
20 59 (13.92%) SLA
21 55 (12.97%) C
21 55 (12.97%) Git (software)
22 54 (12.74%) Software Engineering
23 53 (12.50%) Python
24 52 (12.26%) Windows Server 2012
25 51 (12.03%) Cisco

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 71 (16.75%) MS Exchange
2 30 (7.08%) Apache
3 28 (6.60%) Skype for Business
4 21 (4.95%) SharePoint
5 19 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (4.25%) IIS
7 13 (3.07%) Confluence
8 12 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (2.83%) WebSphere
9 11 (2.59%) nginx
10 10 (2.36%) OpenStack
11 7 (1.65%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (1.65%) CMS
11 7 (1.65%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.65%) WordPress
12 6 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (1.18%) JBoss
14 4 (0.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 80 (18.87%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (2.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (1.89%) Final Cut Pro
6 5 (1.18%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.94%) QuarkXPress
8 3 (0.71%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.47%) InDesign
10 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.89%) Magento
1 8 (1.89%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.71%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 87 (20.52%) Office 365
2 35 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.83%) G Suite
5 11 (2.59%) SaaS
6 9 (2.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 5 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.18%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.94%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.71%) IaaS
9 3 (0.71%) PaaS
10 2 (0.47%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.47%) Slack
11 1 (0.24%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 68 (16.04%) TCP/IP
2 61 (14.39%) Firewall
2 61 (14.39%) Internet
3 45 (10.61%) DNS
4 42 (9.91%) VPN
5 35 (8.25%) DHCP
6 32 (7.55%) VoIP
7 22 (5.19%) LAN
8 18 (4.25%) HTTP
8 18 (4.25%) VLAN
8 18 (4.25%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (4.25%) Wireless
9 15 (3.54%) SAN
9 15 (3.54%) WebEx
10 14 (3.30%) Ethernet
10 14 (3.30%) Network Security
11 13 (3.07%) WAN
12 12 (2.83%) iSCSI
12 12 (2.83%) Skype
13 11 (2.59%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.08%) MySQL
3 13 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.59%) RDBMS
4 11 (2.59%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.59%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (2.36%) NoSQL
6 8 (1.89%) MariaDB
7 3 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.71%) Big Data
7 3 (0.71%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.47%) JasperReports
8 2 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.24%) MS Access
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 55 (12.97%) Git (software)
2 29 (6.84%) Subversion
3 25 (5.90%) SonarQube
4 21 (4.95%) JIRA
4 21 (4.95%) Visual Studio
5 13 (3.07%) MSI
6 12 (2.83%) Jenkins
7 11 (2.59%) Microsoft Blend
7 11 (2.59%) MSTest
7 11 (2.59%) NuGet
7 11 (2.59%) NUnit
7 11 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (2.59%) WiX
8 10 (2.36%) Selenium
9 7 (1.65%) JMeter
9 7 (1.65%) Vagrant
10 6 (1.42%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.42%) NetBeans
10 6 (1.42%) PHPUnit
11 4 (0.94%) HP UFT
General
1 39 (9.20%) Finance
2 25 (5.90%) Manufacturing
3 23 (5.42%) Retail
4 19 (4.48%) Marketing
4 19 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.12%) Advertising
6 8 (1.89%) Games
7 7 (1.65%) German Language
7 7 (1.65%) Publishing
8 6 (1.42%) Banking
9 4 (0.94%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.94%) French Language
9 4 (0.94%) Portuguese Language
9 4 (0.94%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.71%) Back Office
11 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.24%) Electronics
12 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 102 (24.06%) Developer
2 76 (17.92%) Support Engineer
3 47 (11.08%) Analyst
4 34 (8.02%) IT Support
5 32 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 32 (7.55%) Java Developer
6 28 (6.60%) Windows Engineer
7 27 (6.37%) Active Directory Support
8 26 (6.13%) Support Analyst
8 26 (6.13%) Windows Support Engineer
9 25 (5.90%) IT Engineer
10 23 (5.42%) Exchange Support
10 23 (5.42%) Software Engineer
11 21 (4.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 21 (4.95%) Active Directory Engineer
11 21 (4.95%) Active Directory Support Engineer
11 21 (4.95%) Desktop Support
12 20 (4.72%) 1st Line Support
12 20 (4.72%) PHP Developer
13 19 (4.48%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (11.08%) Web Services
2 39 (9.20%) XML
3 34 (8.02%) HTML
4 30 (7.08%) CSS
5 28 (6.60%) SOAP
6 24 (5.66%) JSON
7 21 (4.95%) Ajax
8 20 (4.72%) .NET
8 20 (4.72%) Hibernate
8 20 (4.72%) Java EE
8 20 (4.72%) Spring
9 17 (4.01%) LAMP
9 17 (4.01%) Software Packaging
10 15 (3.54%) HTML5
11 14 (3.30%) COM
12 13 (3.07%) jQuery
12 13 (3.07%) RESTful
13 12 (2.83%) .NET Framework
13 12 (2.83%) Symfony
14 11 (2.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.08%) Computer Science
2 35 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (8.02%) Blackberry
4 17 (4.01%) iPhone
5 15 (3.54%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.30%) Data Structures
7 13 (3.07%) Data Centre
7 13 (3.07%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (2.59%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 11 (2.59%) Internet of Things
9 10 (2.36%) User Experience
10 8 (1.89%) Social Media
11 7 (1.65%) Clustering
11 7 (1.65%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.65%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.42%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.42%) Smartphone
13 5 (1.18%) iPad
13 5 (1.18%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 362 (85.38%) Windows
2 212 (50.00%) Linux
3 93 (21.93%) Windows Server
4 92 (21.70%) Android
5 91 (21.46%) Apple iOS
6 72 (16.98%) Windows 7
7 52 (12.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (11.79%) Unix
9 43 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (9.43%) Mac OS X
11 36 (8.49%) Windows 10
11 36 (8.49%) Windows 8
12 29 (6.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (3.77%) Ubuntu
13 16 (3.77%) Windows XP
14 13 (3.07%) CentOS
15 11 (2.59%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 10 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (1.42%) Mac OS X Server
18 5 (1.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (16.27%) ITIL
3 68 (16.04%) OO
4 54 (12.74%) Software Engineering
5 45 (10.61%) TDD
6 43 (10.14%) Automated Testing
7 36 (8.49%) OOP
8 34 (8.02%) Workflow
9 32 (7.55%) Mentoring
10 30 (7.08%) E-Commerce
11 29 (6.84%) SDLC
12 27 (6.37%) Scrum
13 23 (5.42%) Migration
14 21 (4.95%) Multithreading
15 19 (4.48%) DevOps
15 19 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
16 18 (4.25%) OOD
16 18 (4.25%) Problem Management
17 17 (4.01%) Customer Requirements
17 17 (4.01%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 91 (21.46%) Java
2 66 (15.57%) C++
3 55 (12.97%) C
4 53 (12.50%) Python
5 48 (11.32%) C#
6 35 (8.25%) PHP
7 34 (8.02%) JavaScript
8 32 (7.55%) Ruby
9 31 (7.31%) Bash Shell
10 30 (7.08%) Objective-C
10 30 (7.08%) SQL
11 17 (4.01%) PowerShell
12 16 (3.77%) Perl
13 11 (2.59%) Scala
13 11 (2.59%) XAML
14 10 (2.36%) Kotlin
15 8 (1.89%) Embedded C
15 8 (1.89%) Embedded C++
15 8 (1.89%) Groovy
16 4 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (14.39%) Degree
2 27 (6.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (4.25%) MCP
3 18 (4.25%) MCSE
4 16 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (3.54%) CCNA
6 11 (2.59%) MCSA
7 8 (1.89%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.89%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.65%) A+ Certification
8 7 (1.65%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.42%) MCDST
10 5 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (0.94%) CEH
11 4 (0.94%) CISSP
11 4 (0.94%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (0.94%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.94%) MCITP
11 4 (0.94%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (13.92%) SLA
2 8 (1.89%) JTAG
3 7 (1.65%) MISRA
4 6 (1.42%) QA
5 4 (0.94%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.47%) ISO 14000
6 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 189 (44.58%) Active Directory
2 67 (15.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (6.13%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.01%) vSphere
5 16 (3.77%) Docker
6 10 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (2.12%) VirtualBox
8 8 (1.89%) Xen
9 6 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (1.18%) Firmware
11 4 (0.94%) Samba
11 4 (0.94%) XenApp
11 4 (0.94%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.71%) NDS
13 2 (0.47%) GPFS
13 2 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.47%) NFS
13 2 (0.47%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (6.13%) SCCM
2 16 (3.77%) Backup Exec
3 13 (3.07%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (2.36%) Terraform
6 9 (2.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (1.65%) Puppet
8 6 (1.42%) Jamf Pro
9 4 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (0.94%) Packer
10 3 (0.71%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.71%) Cobbler
10 3 (0.71%) Grafana
10 3 (0.71%) Munin
10 3 (0.71%) Salt
10 3 (0.71%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.47%) vCenter Server
11 2 (0.47%) WMI
12 1 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 162 (38.21%) Microsoft
2 94 (22.17%) Apple
3 84 (19.81%) VMware
4 51 (12.03%) Cisco
5 35 (8.25%) Citrix
6 33 (7.78%) Adobe
7 25 (5.90%) Veeam
8 23 (5.42%) Google
9 19 (4.48%) Cognizant
10 18 (4.25%) LANDesk
11 15 (3.54%) Symantec
12 13 (3.07%) Bomgar
12 13 (3.07%) Red Hat
12 13 (3.07%) Twitter
13 12 (2.83%) HP
14 11 (2.59%) Intel Security
14 11 (2.59%) Juniper
14 11 (2.59%) Oracle
15 10 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
16 9 (2.12%) WatchGuard
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes
HMGCC
Salary: £33,126 - £35,420 Plus up to a £5,000 welcome package*
Posted: 2 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes
HMGCC
Salary: £33,126 - £37,585 (pro rata) Plus up to a £5,000 welcome package*
Posted: 2 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes
HMGCC
Salary: £40,722 - £43,543 Plus up to a £5,000 welcome package*
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 40000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes
HMGCC
Salary: £28,021 - £31,789
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 45000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 40000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Salary: Dependant on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
NIAB
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Resource Solutions - Barclays
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Workshop IT Ltd.
Salary: £25,000 per annum plus travel, pension, overtime, laptop and phone
Posted: 19 days ago
Guildford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
London
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago