Apple CEO Steve Jobs stays ahead in Forbes' monthly CEO Approval Tracker.

Jobs attracted an 87 per cent approval in January's poll, and the magazine has opened the polls for a reckoning of CEO performance in February.

Apple's CEO remains the most popular company leader, according to the poll. Within his industry, runner-up Carly Fiorina attracted only a 37 per cent approval rating.

The Forbes voting system will let readers vote only once.