The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 79 96 69
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Permanent jobs citing IIS 20 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.48% 1.03% 2.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.10% 4.29% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 15
Average salary £50,000 £41,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.76% +51.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £45,000 £36,100
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +4.10%
IIS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
328 396 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.28% 24.03% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 215 263 184
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,900 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IIS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IIS
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IIS across the Edinburgh region.

IIS Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IIS
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IIS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

IIS Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing IIS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IIS.

1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 24 (60.00%) .NET
3 19 (47.50%) Windows
4 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (35.00%) Splunk
6 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
7 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 12 (30.00%) Degree
8 11 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
8 11 (27.50%) C#
8 11 (27.50%) HTML
8 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
8 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
9 10 (25.00%) CSS
9 10 (25.00%) VMware
10 9 (22.50%) Finance
10 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (22.50%) SQL
11 8 (20.00%) CRM
11 8 (20.00%) CISSP
11 8 (20.00%) Web Development
11 8 (20.00%) Project Management
11 8 (20.00%) Service Management
11 8 (20.00%) Coaching
11 8 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
11 8 (20.00%) ArcSight
11 8 (20.00%) Test Strategy
11 8 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (20.00%) jQuery

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing IIS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IIS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.00%) Lync
3 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.50%) Apache
5 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) SAN
2 5 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) VPN
3 2 (5.00%) DNS
3 2 (5.00%) WAN
3 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (2.50%) OpenVPN
4 1 (2.50%) NAS
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.50%) VLAN
4 1 (2.50%) LLU
4 1 (2.50%) IPsec
4 1 (2.50%) Wireless
4 1 (2.50%) Internet
4 1 (2.50%) L2TP
4 1 (2.50%) PPTP
4 1 (2.50%) DHCP
4 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
2 3 (7.50%) InstallShield
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Marketing
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Back Office
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Support Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) .NET
2 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
3 11 (27.50%) HTML
4 10 (25.00%) CSS
5 8 (20.00%) jQuery
6 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
6 7 (17.50%) Web Services
7 5 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.00%) WinForms
8 4 (10.00%) WCF
9 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (7.50%) LAMP
9 3 (7.50%) XML
10 1 (2.50%) NHibernate
10 1 (2.50%) Ajax
10 1 (2.50%) WPF
10 1 (2.50%) WF
10 1 (2.50%) Silverlight
10 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) User Experience
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.50%) PlayStation
3 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
2 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.00%) CRM
3 8 (20.00%) Web Development
3 8 (20.00%) Project Management
3 8 (20.00%) Service Management
3 8 (20.00%) Coaching
3 8 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 8 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 8 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 8 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 6 (15.00%) Time Management
5 5 (12.50%) MVC
5 5 (12.50%) ITIL
5 5 (12.50%) OO
6 4 (10.00%) BCP
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.50%) Mobile Development
7 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
1 11 (27.50%) C#
2 9 (22.50%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.50%) VB6
7 1 (2.50%) VBA
7 1 (2.50%) VBScript
7 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) CISSP
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.00%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (7.50%) Docker
7 2 (5.00%) ISA Server
7 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.50%) pfSense
8 1 (2.50%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Nagios
2 4 (10.00%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.00%) SCOM
4 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.00%) Splunk
3 10 (25.00%) VMware
4 8 (20.00%) ArcSight
5 6 (15.00%) F5
6 4 (10.00%) Cisco
7 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.50%) Juniper
8 1 (2.50%) HP
8 1 (2.50%) Symantec