Period
to 23 October 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apple macOS
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
23 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 492 255 274
Rank change year-on-year -237 +19 +15
Permanent jobs citing Mac OS 54 15 12
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.19% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.22% 1.09% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 49 15 12
10th Percentile £27,500 £38,750 £32,875
25th Percentile £35,000 £42,500 £71,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £55,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -18.18% -26.67% +50.00%
75th Percentile £56,250 £87,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £95,000 £79,750
UK median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -31.82% +57.14% +7.69%

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 WFH option and a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4,411 1,373 1,420
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 15.91% 21.32% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3,523 1,248 1,265
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £34,888
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -16.67% +9.09%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

Mac OS
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Mac OS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Mac OS trend for jobs with a WFH option

Mac OS
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Mac OS.

Mac OS salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Mac OS
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Mac OS over the 6 months to 23 October 2021.

Mac OS salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 23 October 2021, Mac OS job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Mac OS.

1 48 (88.89%) Windows
2 28 (51.85%) Microsoft 365
3 23 (42.59%) Active Directory
4 17 (31.48%) Linux
4 17 (31.48%) Azure
5 16 (29.63%) Windows 10
5 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 15 (27.78%) Windows Server
7 14 (25.93%) Social Skills
7 14 (25.93%) AWS
8 13 (24.07%) Java
9 12 (22.22%) Firewall
9 12 (22.22%) Jamf Pro
9 12 (22.22%) Apple iOS
10 11 (20.37%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (20.37%) Android
10 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
11 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
11 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
11 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Intune
12 9 (16.67%) Google Workspace
12 9 (16.67%) Docker
12 9 (16.67%) React
12 9 (16.67%) DNS
12 9 (16.67%) Cisco
13 8 (14.81%) SaaS
13 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
14 7 (12.96%) RESTful
14 7 (12.96%) NAS
14 7 (12.96%) Test Automation

Mac OS
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 7 (12.96%) IIS
1 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.41%) WordPress
3 2 (3.70%) Apache
3 2 (3.70%) Drupal
4 1 (1.85%) Confluence
4 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.85%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Photoshop
2 4 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (5.56%) InVision
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (5.56%) Sketch
4 2 (3.70%) InDesign
5 1 (1.85%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 28 (51.85%) Microsoft 365
2 17 (31.48%) Azure
3 14 (25.93%) AWS
4 11 (20.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (16.67%) Google Workspace
6 8 (14.81%) SaaS
7 7 (12.96%) OneDrive
8 4 (7.41%) Serverless
8 4 (7.41%) ShareGate
9 3 (5.56%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (5.56%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (5.56%) Amazon S3
9 3 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (5.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (5.56%) AWS Fargate
9 3 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (3.70%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 2 (3.70%) GCP
10 2 (3.70%) PaaS
10 2 (3.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) Firewall
2 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
3 9 (16.67%) DNS
4 7 (12.96%) NAS
4 7 (12.96%) VPN
4 7 (12.96%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (11.11%) VoIP
6 5 (9.26%) Ethernet
7 4 (7.41%) DHCP
7 4 (7.41%) HTTP
8 3 (5.56%) LAN
8 3 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (5.56%) VLAN
9 2 (3.70%) IPsec
9 2 (3.70%) SSL
9 2 (3.70%) WAN
9 2 (3.70%) Wireless
9 2 (3.70%) WLAN
10 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.41%) Blockchain
3 3 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Axure RP
1 3 (5.56%) GitLab
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.85%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.85%) Maven
General
1 14 (25.93%) Social Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Finance
3 5 (9.26%) Banking
4 4 (7.41%) Prime Brokerage
5 2 (3.70%) Advertising
5 2 (3.70%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Law
6 1 (1.85%) Marketing
6 1 (1.85%) Publishing
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Support Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) IT Support
2 9 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) IT Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Java Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (11.11%) Mac Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Support Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Cloud Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) Designer
6 4 (7.41%) UI Designer
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) React
2 7 (12.96%) RESTful
3 6 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.41%) .NET
4 4 (7.41%) HTML
4 4 (7.41%) ServiceStack
4 4 (7.41%) Spring
5 3 (5.56%) .NET Core
5 3 (5.56%) CSS
5 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.56%) J2EE
6 2 (3.70%) ARM Templates
6 2 (3.70%) Django
6 2 (3.70%) Drush
6 2 (3.70%) jQuery
6 2 (3.70%) Node.js
6 2 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.85%) Ionic Framework
7 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) User Experience
2 4 (7.41%) Cloud Native
2 4 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.70%) iPad
4 2 (3.70%) iPhone
4 2 (3.70%) Media Streaming
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.70%) Music Streaming
4 2 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.70%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.70%) TMS320
5 1 (1.85%) Blog
5 1 (1.85%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 48 (88.89%) Windows
2 17 (31.48%) Linux
3 16 (29.63%) Windows 10
4 15 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 12 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 11 (20.37%) Android
7 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (3.70%) Unix
10 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
2 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (12.96%) Test Automation
3 6 (11.11%) OOP
3 6 (11.11%) Presales
4 5 (9.26%) Application Packaging
4 5 (9.26%) Decision-Making
4 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (9.26%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (9.26%) Project Management
5 4 (7.41%) Bill of Materials
5 4 (7.41%) Clean Code
5 4 (7.41%) Cryptocurrency
5 4 (7.41%) DevOps
5 4 (7.41%) Fintech
5 4 (7.41%) SDLC
5 4 (7.41%) SOA
5 4 (7.41%) TDD
5 4 (7.41%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) Java
2 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 6 (11.11%) Python
5 5 (9.26%) C
6 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.41%) Ruby
7 3 (5.56%) C#
7 3 (5.56%) C++
7 3 (5.56%) PHP
8 2 (3.70%) Assembly Language
8 2 (3.70%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.70%) SQL
9 1 (1.85%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) MBA
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ACSP
3 1 (1.85%) CCNA
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.26%) Cyber Essentials
2 5 (9.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 4 (7.41%) PMO
4 3 (5.56%) SLA
5 1 (1.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (42.59%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.67%) Docker
3 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Jamf Pro
2 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (7.41%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 3 (5.56%) Puppet
4 3 (5.56%) Terraform
5 2 (3.70%) Ansible
5 2 (3.70%) cPanel
5 2 (3.70%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.70%) SCCM
5 2 (3.70%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) Cisco
3 7 (12.96%) Apple
4 6 (11.11%) Adobe
5 5 (9.26%) Meraki
5 5 (9.26%) VMware
6 4 (7.41%) Google
7 3 (5.56%) BT
7 3 (5.56%) HP
7 3 (5.56%) New Relic
7 3 (5.56%) Splunk
8 2 (3.70%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.70%) MobileIron
8 2 (3.70%) ProCurve
8 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.70%) Sony
8 2 (3.70%) Twitter
8 2 (3.70%) Veeam
9 1 (1.85%) Cadence