The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 121 95 78
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -17
Permanent jobs citing IIS 152 212 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.12% 2.89% 3.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.48% 16.02% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 129 186 215
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £21,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1451 1323 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.20% 18.02% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1192 1125 1281
Average salary £36,000 £36,600 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +12.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
IIS
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -28 77 £35,000 +4.47% 13
Cheshire +4 49 £35,000 +16.66% 8
Merseyside -31 9 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Cumbria - 9 £32,500 -
Lancashire -4 3 £21,500 -
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 218 (68.13%) SQL
2 179 (55.94%) .NET
3 177 (55.31%) Windows
4 173 (54.06%) SQL Server
5 157 (49.06%) C#
6 155 (48.44%) ASP.NET
7 123 (38.44%) Microsoft
8 115 (35.94%) JavaScript
9 106 (33.13%) XML
10 105 (32.81%) CSS
10 105 (32.81%) MVC
11 103 (32.19%) HTML
12 92 (28.75%) VMware
13 91 (28.44%) .NET Framework
14 87 (27.19%) MS Excel
15 84 (26.25%) Windows Server 2008
16 77 (24.06%) jQuery
17 70 (21.88%) Active Directory
18 69 (21.56%) Windows Server 2003
19 65 (20.31%) SQL Server 2008
20 64 (20.00%) VB.NET
21 63 (19.69%) Windows Server 2012
22 62 (19.38%) Ajax
23 57 (17.81%) Web Services
23 57 (17.81%) Citrix
23 57 (17.81%) Finance
24 54 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
25 53 (16.56%) LINQ
26 52 (16.25%) ITIL
27 50 (15.63%) MS Exchange

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 50 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 48 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 46 (14.38%) Apache
4 31 (9.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (4.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (3.13%) CMS
8 8 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (2.19%) WordPress
10 5 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.56%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.94%) LiveLink
12 3 (0.94%) FileNet
12 3 (0.94%) Site Server
12 3 (0.94%) CICS
12 3 (0.94%) SAS
12 3 (0.94%) DNN
Applications
1 87 (27.19%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.19%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.63%) MS Project
4 1 (0.31%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.44%) SAP xMII
3 3 (0.94%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 3 (0.94%) TIBCO iProcess
3 3 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.25%) Office 365
2 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.31%) GitHub
3 1 (0.31%) SaaS
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.31%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 45 (14.06%) DNS
2 36 (11.25%) Internet
3 35 (10.94%) Firewall
4 26 (8.13%) Intranet
5 25 (7.81%) LAN
6 24 (7.50%) WAN
7 23 (7.19%) SMTP
8 20 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 20 (6.25%) FTP
9 19 (5.94%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (5.63%) SAN
11 13 (4.06%) DHCP
12 12 (3.75%) NAS
13 11 (3.44%) TCP/IP
14 7 (2.19%) LDAP
15 5 (1.56%) VPN
16 4 (1.25%) IP Telephony
16 4 (1.25%) IPv6
17 3 (0.94%) IPv4
18 2 (0.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (54.06%) SQL Server
2 65 (20.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (9.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 27 (8.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (7.19%) MySQL
7 20 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (5.31%) Relational Database
9 14 (4.38%) DB2
10 11 (3.44%) SAP BW
10 11 (3.44%) SAP HANA
11 6 (1.88%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.56%) DTS
12 5 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (1.25%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.94%) DataStage
14 3 (0.94%) MS Access
15 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
15 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (14.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (12.19%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.88%) Subversion
4 5 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.56%) NUnit
5 4 (1.25%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.25%) Moq
5 4 (1.25%) JIRA
6 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.94%) Firebug
7 1 (0.31%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.31%) Grunt
7 1 (0.31%) YouTrack
7 1 (0.31%) Selenium
7 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
General
1 57 (17.81%) Finance
2 6 (1.88%) Marketing
3 4 (1.25%) Banking
4 3 (0.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.94%) Billing
4 3 (0.94%) Retail
5 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.63%) Back Office
5 2 (0.63%) Legal
6 1 (0.31%) Games
6 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 164 (51.25%) Developer
2 107 (33.44%) .NET Developer
3 53 (16.56%) Web Developer
4 46 (14.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 45 (14.06%) Analyst
6 32 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 29 (9.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 29 (9.06%) .NET Web Developer
8 24 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (7.50%) Support Analyst
9 23 (7.19%) Senior Developer
9 23 (7.19%) 3rd Line Support
10 20 (6.25%) IT Support
11 18 (5.63%) Support Engineer
12 17 (5.31%) Administrator
13 16 (5.00%) Lead Developer
13 16 (5.00%) Software Developer
14 13 (4.06%) Architect
14 13 (4.06%) Programmer
14 13 (4.06%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (55.94%) .NET
2 155 (48.44%) ASP.NET
3 106 (33.13%) XML
4 105 (32.81%) CSS
5 103 (32.19%) HTML
6 91 (28.44%) .NET Framework
7 77 (24.06%) jQuery
8 62 (19.38%) Ajax
9 57 (17.81%) Web Services
10 54 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 53 (16.56%) LINQ
12 36 (11.25%) XSLT
13 32 (10.00%) WCF
14 31 (9.69%) XHTML
15 29 (9.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 25 (7.81%) DHTML
17 17 (5.31%) J2EE
18 15 (4.69%) XSL
19 14 (4.38%) Middleware
20 13 (4.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.81%) W3C
2 13 (4.06%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.44%) Blackberry
3 11 (3.44%) Clustering
4 8 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.25%) Firmware
5 4 (1.25%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.94%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (0.94%) Statistics
6 3 (0.94%) Web 2.0
7 2 (0.63%) FMCG
7 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.63%) Replication
8 1 (0.31%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.31%) GIS
8 1 (0.31%) NHS
8 1 (0.31%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 177 (55.31%) Windows
2 84 (26.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (21.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 63 (19.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (9.38%) Windows XP
6 28 (8.75%) Windows 7
6 28 (8.75%) Linux
7 22 (6.88%) Windows 8
8 14 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (4.06%) AIX
10 11 (3.44%) SUSE
11 8 (2.50%) Android
11 8 (2.50%) UNIX
12 5 (1.56%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.56%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.25%) Solaris
13 4 (1.25%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.63%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.31%) Fedora
15 1 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (32.81%) MVC
2 52 (16.25%) ITIL
3 48 (15.00%) Project Management
3 48 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (8.75%) Scrum
5 25 (7.81%) TDD
5 25 (7.81%) Unit Testing
6 23 (7.19%) Migration
6 23 (7.19%) OO
6 23 (7.19%) Software Engineering
7 20 (6.25%) CRM
7 20 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (5.63%) Web Development
9 17 (5.31%) Business Continuity
10 15 (4.69%) PRINCE2
10 15 (4.69%) Performance Monitoring
11 11 (3.44%) Change Management
11 11 (3.44%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (3.13%) Refactoring
12 10 (3.13%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 218 (68.13%) SQL
2 157 (49.06%) C#
3 115 (35.94%) JavaScript
4 64 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 30 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 14 (4.38%) VB
7 13 (4.06%) PHP
8 10 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.88%) Java
11 5 (1.56%) VBA
12 4 (1.25%) VB6
12 4 (1.25%) Python
13 3 (0.94%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.94%) Perl
13 3 (0.94%) C
13 3 (0.94%) C++
14 1 (0.31%) XAML
14 1 (0.31%) JCL
14 1 (0.31%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 48 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (13.13%) Degree
3 23 (7.19%) MCTS
4 18 (5.63%) CCNA
4 18 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 14 (4.38%) NCDA
7 13 (4.06%) Security Cleared
8 10 (3.13%) MCP
9 8 (2.50%) MCITP
9 8 (2.50%) SC Cleared
10 7 (2.19%) MCDST
11 6 (1.88%) MCSE
12 5 (1.56%) MCSA
13 4 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.25%) ISEB
14 3 (0.94%) RHCE
15 2 (0.63%) HND
15 2 (0.63%) CISSP
15 2 (0.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.81%) WCAG
2 10 (3.13%) QA
3 4 (1.25%) SLA
4 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) GxP
5 1 (0.31%) HL7
System Software
1 70 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 50 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (14.38%) Hyper-V
4 25 (7.81%) XenApp
5 24 (7.50%) vSphere
6 17 (5.31%) XenDesktop
7 13 (4.06%) VMware ESX
8 8 (2.50%) XenServer
9 6 (1.88%) Squid
9 6 (1.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (1.88%) VMware Server
10 4 (1.25%) ISA Server
10 4 (1.25%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.94%) UAG
12 2 (0.63%) Xen
12 2 (0.63%) Postfix
13 1 (0.31%) vCloud
13 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 31 (9.69%) SCCM
2 23 (7.19%) SCOM
3 6 (1.88%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (1.56%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.94%) Cobbler
5 3 (0.94%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.94%) Puppet
6 2 (0.63%) Nagios
6 2 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.63%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.31%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.31%) MOM
7 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.31%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.31%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 123 (38.44%) Microsoft
2 92 (28.75%) VMware
3 57 (17.81%) Citrix
4 49 (15.31%) Cisco
5 29 (9.06%) Oracle
6 22 (6.88%) SAP
7 20 (6.25%) NetApp
8 16 (5.00%) HP
9 15 (4.69%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.50%) Symantec
11 7 (2.19%) LANDesk
12 6 (1.88%) Business Objects
12 6 (1.88%) Dell
12 6 (1.88%) McAfee
13 5 (1.56%) IBM
14 4 (1.25%) AppSense
14 4 (1.25%) Xamarin
15 3 (0.94%) M86 Security
15 3 (0.94%) Open Text
15 3 (0.94%) Primavera
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £23k - 24k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Ventures
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Manchester, North West, United Kingdom
Arden Software
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 & Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens / Flexi Time
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Wirral
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens / Flexi Time
Posted: 19 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Posted: 23 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Media Agency Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago