The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 95 87 113
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +26
Permanent jobs citing IIS 198 188 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.68% 2.81% 2.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.41% 14.52% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 166 153 158
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,800 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £42,350 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
IIS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1595 1295 1431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.60% 19.37% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1334 1115 1292
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,250 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IIS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IIS Salary Trend in the North West

IIS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IIS across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

IIS Salary Histogram in the North West

IIS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 119 £37,000 +5.71% 20
Cheshire +3 56 £35,154 +27.83% 8
Merseyside +17 13 £30,500 +1.66% 7
Lancashire -5 12 £35,000 +22.80% 4
Cumbria +1 1 £48,500 +32.87%
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 211 (56.72%) .NET
2 202 (54.30%) Windows
3 201 (54.03%) SQL
4 195 (52.42%) SQL Server
5 175 (47.04%) C#
6 160 (43.01%) ASP.NET
7 142 (38.17%) HTML
8 129 (34.68%) CSS
9 125 (33.60%) JavaScript
10 119 (31.99%) Microsoft
11 105 (28.23%) MVC
12 101 (27.15%) VMware
12 101 (27.15%) .NET Framework
13 88 (23.66%) jQuery
13 88 (23.66%) Web Services
14 82 (22.04%) Active Directory
15 73 (19.62%) Citrix
16 71 (19.09%) XML
16 71 (19.09%) LINQ
17 70 (18.82%) Team Foundation Server
18 69 (18.55%) SharePoint
19 65 (17.47%) ITIL
20 63 (16.94%) Finance
20 63 (16.94%) VMware Infrastructure
20 63 (16.94%) Windows Server 2008
21 60 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
22 59 (15.86%) Visual Studio
23 57 (15.32%) MS Excel
23 57 (15.32%) Hyper-V
24 55 (14.78%) XSLT

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 69 (18.55%) SharePoint
2 40 (10.75%) MS Exchange
3 32 (8.60%) Umbraco
4 27 (7.26%) CMS
5 21 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (5.65%) Apache
6 17 (4.57%) Tomcat
6 17 (4.57%) Sitecore CMS
7 14 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (3.23%) WebSphere
8 12 (3.23%) NServiceBus
8 12 (3.23%) WordPress
9 11 (2.96%) Drupal
10 9 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (1.88%) Lync
12 5 (1.34%) Sitefinity
12 5 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (1.34%) nginx
12 5 (1.34%) Jetty
Applications
1 57 (15.32%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.87%) MS Office
3 5 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.34%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.42%) Office 365
2 7 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.34%) Google App Engine
3 5 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.54%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 53 (14.25%) DNS
2 49 (13.17%) SAN
3 39 (10.48%) Internet
4 38 (10.22%) TCP/IP
5 34 (9.14%) NAS
6 28 (7.53%) Firewall
7 23 (6.18%) Intranet
8 22 (5.91%) DHCP
9 19 (5.11%) iSCSI
10 9 (2.42%) VLAN
10 9 (2.42%) WAN
10 9 (2.42%) VPN
11 8 (2.15%) SMTP
11 8 (2.15%) HTTP
11 8 (2.15%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (1.88%) IPsec
12 7 (1.88%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (1.88%) FTP
13 6 (1.61%) LAN
14 5 (1.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (52.42%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (7.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (5.65%) MySQL
5 13 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.61%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.08%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.08%) MS Access
9 4 (1.08%) DTS
10 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.54%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.27%) SAP Data Services
12 1 (0.27%) Big Data
12 1 (0.27%) QlikView
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 70 (18.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 59 (15.86%) Visual Studio
3 24 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 16 (4.30%) Subversion
5 13 (3.49%) ClearCase
6 11 (2.96%) JIRA
7 7 (1.88%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.34%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.08%) Grunt
9 4 (1.08%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.81%) NCrunch
10 3 (0.81%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.54%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.54%) StyleCop
11 2 (0.54%) NDepend
11 2 (0.54%) Maven
11 2 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.27%) YouTrack
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 63 (16.94%) Finance
2 23 (6.18%) Marketing
3 15 (4.03%) Retail
4 14 (3.76%) Banking
5 12 (3.23%) Retail Banking
6 10 (2.69%) Law
6 10 (2.69%) Legal
7 6 (1.61%) Back Office
8 5 (1.34%) German Language
8 5 (1.34%) Italian Language
8 5 (1.34%) Turkish Language
9 4 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 177 (47.58%) Developer
2 109 (29.30%) .NET Developer
3 71 (19.09%) Analyst
4 47 (12.63%) Web Developer
5 42 (11.29%) C# Developer
6 41 (11.02%) ASP.NET Developer
6 41 (11.02%) Support Analyst
7 40 (10.75%) Senior Developer
8 35 (9.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 31 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
10 30 (8.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 23 (6.18%) IT Support
12 22 (5.91%) Senior .NET Developer
12 22 (5.91%) Software Developer
13 21 (5.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (4.84%) Support Engineer
15 16 (4.30%) Applications Support
15 16 (4.30%) IT Support Analyst
16 15 (4.03%) Applications Support Analyst
17 13 (3.49%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (56.72%) .NET
2 160 (43.01%) ASP.NET
3 142 (38.17%) HTML
4 129 (34.68%) CSS
5 101 (27.15%) .NET Framework
6 88 (23.66%) Web Services
6 88 (23.66%) jQuery
7 71 (19.09%) XML
7 71 (19.09%) LINQ
8 55 (14.78%) XSLT
9 53 (14.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 52 (13.98%) WCF
11 40 (10.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (10.48%) Ajax
13 35 (9.41%) HTML5
14 30 (8.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 18 (4.84%) Middleware
16 14 (3.76%) REST
17 11 (2.96%) XHTML
17 11 (2.96%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.99%) Social Media
2 20 (5.38%) Clustering
3 18 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.76%) W3C
6 12 (3.23%) Client/Server
6 12 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.61%) EqualLogic
8 5 (1.34%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.34%) Blog
8 5 (1.34%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.08%) CMDB
10 3 (0.81%) Statistics
10 3 (0.81%) Replication
10 3 (0.81%) CLARiiON
10 3 (0.81%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.81%) User Experience
11 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.54%) NHS
11 2 (0.54%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 202 (54.30%) Windows
2 63 (16.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (10.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (6.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (5.11%) Linux
6 12 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.69%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.88%) UNIX
9 6 (1.61%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.08%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.54%) Debian
11 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.54%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.54%) Android
12 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (28.23%) MVC
2 65 (17.47%) ITIL
3 60 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (7.53%) Scrum
5 27 (7.26%) OO
6 23 (6.18%) E-Commerce
6 23 (6.18%) SOA
6 23 (6.18%) TDD
7 22 (5.91%) SEO
8 21 (5.65%) Software Engineering
8 21 (5.65%) Web Development
9 20 (5.38%) Mentoring
10 18 (4.84%) Unit Testing
10 18 (4.84%) Incident Management
11 17 (4.57%) Project Management
11 17 (4.57%) Root Cause Analysis
12 15 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (3.76%) Change Management
14 13 (3.49%) Configuration Management
15 12 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 201 (54.03%) SQL
2 175 (47.04%) C#
3 125 (33.60%) JavaScript
4 34 (9.14%) VB.NET
5 29 (7.80%) T-SQL
6 25 (6.72%) PHP
7 24 (6.45%) C++
7 24 (6.45%) PowerShell
8 23 (6.18%) Java
9 22 (5.91%) C
10 10 (2.69%) Perl
11 9 (2.42%) VBScript
11 9 (2.42%) VB
11 9 (2.42%) VBA
12 6 (1.61%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.34%) VB6
14 4 (1.08%) Python
15 1 (0.27%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.27%) Ruby
15 1 (0.27%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 38 (10.22%) Degree
2 35 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (6.18%) MCSE
4 17 (4.57%) CCNA
4 17 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (3.49%) MCITP
6 12 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (2.96%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 9 (2.42%) VCAP
9 3 (0.81%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.81%) ISEB
9 3 (0.81%) CISSP
10 2 (0.54%) HND
10 2 (0.54%) PMP
10 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.54%) MCPD
10 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.27%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.57%) QA
2 7 (1.88%) SLA
3 5 (1.34%) WCAG
4 4 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.81%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.54%) HL7
7 1 (0.27%) GxP
System Software
1 82 (22.04%) Active Directory
2 63 (16.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (15.32%) Hyper-V
4 39 (10.48%) XenApp
5 27 (7.26%) XenDesktop
6 18 (4.84%) vSphere
7 14 (3.76%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.61%) Xen
9 4 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.08%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.54%) vCloud
12 1 (0.27%) XenServer
12 1 (0.27%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.27%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (2.42%) SCCM
2 8 (2.15%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (1.88%) Puppet
3 7 (1.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.34%) Ansible
5 3 (0.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (0.81%) Nagios
5 3 (0.81%) SCOM
5 3 (0.81%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.54%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.27%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 119 (31.99%) Microsoft
2 101 (27.15%) VMware
3 73 (19.62%) Citrix
4 39 (10.48%) Cisco
5 28 (7.53%) HP
6 19 (5.11%) Oracle
6 19 (5.11%) Sitecore
7 16 (4.30%) Dell
8 13 (3.49%) Google
9 11 (2.96%) Symantec
10 10 (2.69%) EMC
11 9 (2.42%) Zend
12 8 (2.15%) Fortinet
12 8 (2.15%) SAP
12 8 (2.15%) JBoss
13 7 (1.88%) IronPort
14 5 (1.34%) IBM
14 5 (1.34%) Juniper
14 5 (1.34%) Adobe
15 4 (1.08%) BMC
Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £225 - £230 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum £25,000 to £35,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
H2ecommerce
Salary: Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Salary: Varied
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Posted: 5 days ago
Bootle, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £120 - £163 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago