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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 99 91 93
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing IIS 180 177 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.42% 2.56% 2.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.44% 13.49% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 149 148 190
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £20,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,150 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
1574 1312 1520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.18% 18.94% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1138 1367
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 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 1 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 -22 108 £37,000 +5.71% 20
Cheshire +15 60 £34,000 +36.00% 5
Merseyside +11 8 £37,500 +20.00% 5
Lancashire -11 4 £28,000 -11.11% 4
Cumbria - 1 £48,500 -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 186 (57.41%) .NET
2 183 (56.48%) SQL
3 177 (54.63%) SQL Server
4 164 (50.62%) Windows
5 163 (50.31%) C#
6 146 (45.06%) ASP.NET
7 119 (36.73%) HTML
8 115 (35.49%) CSS
9 108 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 107 (33.02%) JavaScript
11 97 (29.94%) .NET Framework
12 94 (29.01%) MVC
13 92 (28.40%) VMware
14 84 (25.93%) jQuery
15 77 (23.77%) Web Services
16 72 (22.22%) Citrix
17 70 (21.60%) Active Directory
18 69 (21.30%) LINQ
19 68 (20.99%) XML
20 66 (20.37%) Team Foundation Server
21 64 (19.75%) SharePoint
22 61 (18.83%) VMware Infrastructure
23 56 (17.28%) Hyper-V
24 55 (16.98%) ITIL
25 54 (16.67%) Visual Studio
25 54 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
26 52 (16.05%) MS Excel
27 51 (15.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 49 (15.12%) Finance
29 47 (14.51%) XSLT

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 64 (19.75%) SharePoint
2 28 (8.64%) MS Exchange
3 23 (7.10%) Umbraco
4 22 (6.79%) CMS
5 16 (4.94%) Tomcat
6 15 (4.63%) Apache
6 15 (4.63%) Sitecore CMS
7 12 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (3.40%) WebSphere
9 10 (3.09%) NServiceBus
9 10 (3.09%) WordPress
9 10 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (2.16%) Drupal
11 6 (1.85%) Lync
12 5 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (1.54%) Sitefinity
12 5 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (1.23%) WebLogic
13 4 (1.23%) Jetty
Applications
1 52 (16.05%) MS Excel
2 32 (9.88%) MS Office
3 5 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.54%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.16%) Office 365
2 6 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.23%) Google App Engine
3 4 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.62%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.58%) DNS
2 37 (11.42%) Internet
3 36 (11.11%) SAN
4 29 (8.95%) TCP/IP
5 28 (8.64%) Firewall
6 25 (7.72%) Intranet
7 24 (7.41%) NAS
8 18 (5.56%) iSCSI
8 18 (5.56%) DHCP
9 10 (3.09%) WAN
10 9 (2.78%) VPN
10 9 (2.78%) VLAN
11 7 (2.16%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (2.16%) LAN
12 6 (1.85%) IPsec
13 5 (1.54%) HTTP
14 4 (1.23%) FTP
14 4 (1.23%) VoIP
14 4 (1.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (54.63%) SQL Server
2 35 (10.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (8.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (6.79%) MySQL
5 19 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.16%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.23%) MS Access
10 3 (0.93%) DTS
11 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.31%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.31%) QlikView
12 1 (0.31%) SAP Data Services
12 1 (0.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 66 (20.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 54 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.63%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.32%) Subversion
5 11 (3.40%) JIRA
6 9 (2.78%) ClearCase
7 5 (1.54%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.23%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.62%) Grunt
9 2 (0.62%) StyleCop
9 2 (0.62%) NDepend
9 2 (0.62%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.62%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.31%) NUnit
10 1 (0.31%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.31%) YouTrack
General
1 49 (15.12%) Finance
2 16 (4.94%) Marketing
3 11 (3.40%) Banking
4 9 (2.78%) Retail
4 9 (2.78%) Retail Banking
5 6 (1.85%) Legal
6 4 (1.23%) German Language
6 4 (1.23%) Italian Language
6 4 (1.23%) Turkish Language
7 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.93%) Law
8 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 155 (47.84%) Developer
2 101 (31.17%) .NET Developer
3 74 (22.84%) Analyst
4 45 (13.89%) C# Developer
4 45 (13.89%) ASP.NET Developer
5 42 (12.96%) Support Analyst
6 41 (12.65%) Web Developer
7 40 (12.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 34 (10.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 32 (9.88%) Senior Developer
10 30 (9.26%) .NET Web Developer
11 27 (8.33%) IT Support
12 20 (6.17%) Software Developer
12 20 (6.17%) IT Support Analyst
13 19 (5.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
15 16 (4.94%) Applications Support
16 15 (4.63%) Applications Support Analyst
17 12 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
17 12 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (57.41%) .NET
2 146 (45.06%) ASP.NET
3 119 (36.73%) HTML
4 115 (35.49%) CSS
5 97 (29.94%) .NET Framework
6 84 (25.93%) jQuery
7 77 (23.77%) Web Services
8 69 (21.30%) LINQ
9 68 (20.99%) XML
10 51 (15.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 47 (14.51%) XSLT
12 43 (13.27%) Ajax
13 41 (12.65%) WCF
14 39 (12.04%) ASP.NET MVC
15 29 (8.95%) HTML5
16 22 (6.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 16 (4.94%) XHTML
18 13 (4.01%) Middleware
19 12 (3.70%) NHibernate
19 12 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.10%) Social Media
2 16 (4.94%) W3C
3 15 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.40%) Clustering
4 11 (3.40%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.09%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.54%) EqualLogic
7 4 (1.23%) CMDB
7 4 (1.23%) Blog
7 4 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.93%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.93%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.62%) PKI
9 2 (0.62%) Statistics
9 2 (0.62%) NHS
9 2 (0.62%) Replication
9 2 (0.62%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.31%) SecurID
10 1 (0.31%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 164 (50.62%) Windows
2 54 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (10.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (5.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (4.63%) Windows 7
6 14 (4.32%) Linux
7 9 (2.78%) Windows XP
7 9 (2.78%) Windows 8
8 8 (2.47%) UNIX
9 4 (1.23%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.62%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.62%) Debian
10 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.62%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.62%) Android
11 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.31%) AIX
11 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (29.01%) MVC
2 55 (16.98%) ITIL
3 40 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (8.02%) Scrum
5 23 (7.10%) OO
6 19 (5.86%) SEO
7 17 (5.25%) TDD
7 17 (5.25%) SOA
7 17 (5.25%) Software Engineering
8 16 (4.94%) Web Development
8 16 (4.94%) Project Management
9 15 (4.63%) Incident Management
9 15 (4.63%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (4.32%) Unit Testing
10 14 (4.32%) Change Management
11 13 (4.01%) E-Commerce
12 12 (3.70%) OOD
12 12 (3.70%) Configuration Management
13 11 (3.40%) Test Scripting
14 10 (3.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 183 (56.48%) SQL
2 163 (50.31%) C#
3 107 (33.02%) JavaScript
4 31 (9.57%) VB.NET
5 23 (7.10%) T-SQL
6 19 (5.86%) C++
7 18 (5.56%) C
8 15 (4.63%) PowerShell
9 12 (3.70%) PHP
9 12 (3.70%) Java
10 10 (3.09%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.78%) VBA
11 9 (2.78%) VBScript
12 7 (2.16%) VB
13 5 (1.54%) VB6
14 4 (1.23%) Perl
15 3 (0.93%) Python
16 1 (0.31%) Ruby
16 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (10.49%) Degree
2 32 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (6.79%) MCSE
4 17 (5.25%) CCNA
4 17 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.09%) MCITP
6 9 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (2.16%) VCAP
7 7 (2.16%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 3 (0.93%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.93%) ISEB
8 3 (0.93%) MCSA
9 2 (0.62%) MCP
9 2 (0.62%) HND
9 2 (0.62%) PMP
9 2 (0.62%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.31%) CISM
10 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.31%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.25%) QA
2 9 (2.78%) WCAG
3 8 (2.47%) SLA
4 4 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.62%) HL7
6 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.31%) GxP
System Software
1 70 (21.60%) Active Directory
2 61 (18.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (17.28%) Hyper-V
4 37 (11.42%) XenApp
5 28 (8.64%) XenDesktop
6 16 (4.94%) vSphere
7 13 (4.01%) VMware ESX
8 7 (2.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (1.54%) Xen
10 4 (1.23%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.93%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.62%) vCloud
12 2 (0.62%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.31%) XenServer
13 1 (0.31%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 7 (2.16%) SCCM
2 6 (1.85%) Puppet
2 6 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.23%) Ansible
4 3 (0.93%) SCOM
5 2 (0.62%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.62%) OpenNMS
5 2 (0.62%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.62%) Nagios
5 2 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 108 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 92 (28.40%) VMware
3 72 (22.22%) Citrix
4 34 (10.49%) Cisco
5 27 (8.33%) HP
6 26 (8.02%) Oracle
7 16 (4.94%) Sitecore
8 14 (4.32%) Dell
9 12 (3.70%) SAP
10 11 (3.40%) Google
11 9 (2.78%) EMC
12 7 (2.16%) JBoss
12 7 (2.16%) Zend
13 6 (1.85%) Fortinet
14 5 (1.54%) Symantec
14 5 (1.54%) IBM
14 5 (1.54%) Juniper
14 5 (1.54%) Adobe
15 4 (1.23%) BMC
15 4 (1.23%) Remedy
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 45k per year + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + 25 days holiday/Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum £25,000 to £35,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Parity Resources
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 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
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago