The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple MacOS (including macOS Sierra)
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 106 81
Rank change year-on-year +6 -25  
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 3 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.27% 0.29% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.28% 1.02% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 16
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.21% -3.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 235 392 424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 21.34% 28.12% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 205 338 347
Median salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Mac OS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Mac OS
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mac OS in Wales.

Salary trend for Mac OS in Wales

Mac OS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mac OS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
South Wales +11 3 £41,500 +1.21%
Mac OS
UK

Mac OS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Mac OS.

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Firmware
2 4 (66.67%) Games
2 4 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Android
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) iOS SDK
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 2 (33.33%) IaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (33.33%) Terraform
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) nginx
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) PaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu

Mac OS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) nginx
1 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) IaaS
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) iOS SDK
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Android
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) OpenBSD
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware