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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 99 87 109
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +22
Permanent jobs citing IIS 189 182 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.56% 2.69% 2.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.87% 14.01% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 159 152 165
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1592 1299 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.54% 19.18% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1132 1315
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 £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 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 18 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 -13 115 £37,000 +5.71% 18
Cheshire 0 55 £35,000 +27.27% 7
Merseyside +13 10 £30,500 -2.40% 4
Lancashire -6 9 £35,000 +22.80% 4
Cumbria +5 1 £48,500 +32.87%
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 204 (56.51%) SQL
2 202 (55.96%) .NET
3 199 (55.12%) SQL Server
4 190 (52.63%) Windows
5 177 (49.03%) C#
6 159 (44.04%) ASP.NET
7 136 (37.67%) HTML
8 128 (35.46%) CSS
9 124 (34.35%) JavaScript
10 119 (32.96%) Microsoft
11 108 (29.92%) MVC
12 103 (28.53%) .NET Framework
13 102 (28.25%) VMware
14 91 (25.21%) jQuery
15 85 (23.55%) Web Services
16 76 (21.05%) Citrix
17 75 (20.78%) Active Directory
18 73 (20.22%) LINQ
19 72 (19.94%) XML
20 70 (19.39%) Team Foundation Server
21 66 (18.28%) VMware Infrastructure
21 66 (18.28%) SharePoint
22 61 (16.90%) ITIL
22 61 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
23 60 (16.62%) MS Excel
24 59 (16.34%) Hyper-V
25 58 (16.07%) Visual Studio
26 57 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
27 56 (15.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
27 56 (15.51%) Finance

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 66 (18.28%) SharePoint
2 29 (8.03%) Umbraco
2 29 (8.03%) MS Exchange
3 26 (7.20%) CMS
4 18 (4.99%) Apache
5 17 (4.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 17 (4.71%) Tomcat
6 12 (3.32%) WordPress
6 12 (3.32%) WebSphere
6 12 (3.32%) NServiceBus
6 12 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (2.49%) Drupal
9 7 (1.94%) Lync
10 5 (1.39%) Sitefinity
10 5 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.39%) nginx
10 5 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
10 5 (1.39%) Jetty
11 4 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 60 (16.62%) MS Excel
2 33 (9.14%) MS Office
3 5 (1.39%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.49%) Office 365
2 7 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.39%) Google App Engine
3 5 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 47 (13.02%) DNS
2 41 (11.36%) SAN
3 38 (10.53%) Internet
4 32 (8.86%) TCP/IP
5 31 (8.59%) Firewall
6 27 (7.48%) NAS
7 23 (6.37%) Intranet
8 22 (6.09%) DHCP
9 19 (5.26%) iSCSI
10 11 (3.05%) WAN
10 11 (3.05%) VPN
11 10 (2.77%) VLAN
12 8 (2.22%) LAN
13 7 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (1.94%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (1.94%) HTTP
13 7 (1.94%) IPsec
14 5 (1.39%) VoIP
14 5 (1.39%) FTP
15 4 (1.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (55.12%) SQL Server
2 35 (9.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (8.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (6.09%) MySQL
5 18 (4.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.66%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.11%) MS Access
9 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.83%) DTS
11 2 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.28%) SAP Data Services
12 1 (0.28%) Big Data
12 1 (0.28%) QlikView
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 70 (19.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 58 (16.07%) Visual Studio
3 19 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 15 (4.16%) Subversion
5 12 (3.32%) ClearCase
6 11 (3.05%) JIRA
7 6 (1.66%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.39%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.83%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.83%) Grunt
10 2 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.55%) NCrunch
10 2 (0.55%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.55%) ReSharper
10 2 (0.55%) StyleCop
10 2 (0.55%) NDepend
11 1 (0.28%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.28%) NUnit
11 1 (0.28%) Maven
General
1 56 (15.51%) Finance
2 22 (6.09%) Marketing
3 13 (3.60%) Banking
4 12 (3.32%) Retail
5 11 (3.05%) Retail Banking
6 10 (2.77%) Legal
7 6 (1.66%) Law
8 5 (1.39%) German Language
8 5 (1.39%) Italian Language
8 5 (1.39%) Turkish Language
8 5 (1.39%) Back Office
9 4 (1.11%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 174 (48.20%) Developer
2 111 (30.75%) .NET Developer
3 74 (20.50%) Analyst
4 47 (13.02%) C# Developer
5 45 (12.47%) ASP.NET Developer
6 44 (12.19%) Web Developer
7 43 (11.91%) Support Analyst
8 40 (11.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 37 (10.25%) Senior Developer
10 34 (9.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 29 (8.03%) .NET Web Developer
12 26 (7.20%) IT Support
13 21 (5.82%) Software Developer
13 21 (5.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (5.82%) Senior .NET Developer
14 19 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
15 17 (4.71%) Support Engineer
16 16 (4.43%) Applications Support
17 15 (4.16%) Applications Support Analyst
18 13 (3.60%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (55.96%) .NET
2 159 (44.04%) ASP.NET
3 136 (37.67%) HTML
4 128 (35.46%) CSS
5 103 (28.53%) .NET Framework
6 91 (25.21%) jQuery
7 85 (23.55%) Web Services
8 73 (20.22%) LINQ
9 72 (19.94%) XML
10 56 (15.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 52 (14.40%) XSLT
12 50 (13.85%) WCF
13 45 (12.47%) ASP.NET MVC
14 39 (10.80%) Ajax
15 34 (9.42%) HTML5
16 27 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 16 (4.43%) Middleware
18 14 (3.88%) REST
19 13 (3.60%) NHibernate
20 12 (3.32%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.20%) Social Media
2 16 (4.43%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.88%) W3C
4 13 (3.60%) Clustering
5 12 (3.32%) Client/Server
6 10 (2.77%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.66%) EqualLogic
8 5 (1.39%) Blog
8 5 (1.39%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.11%) CMDB
9 4 (1.11%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.83%) Statistics
10 3 (0.83%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.83%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.83%) CLARiiON
10 3 (0.83%) Replication
10 3 (0.83%) User Experience
11 2 (0.55%) NHS
11 2 (0.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 190 (52.63%) Windows
2 57 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (10.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (5.26%) Linux
5 14 (3.88%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.77%) Windows 8
7 8 (2.22%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.94%) UNIX
9 5 (1.39%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.55%) Debian
10 2 (0.55%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.55%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.55%) Android
10 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.28%) AIX
11 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (29.92%) MVC
2 61 (16.90%) ITIL
2 61 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (8.03%) Scrum
4 23 (6.37%) OO
5 22 (6.09%) SEO
5 22 (6.09%) TDD
6 21 (5.82%) Software Engineering
6 21 (5.82%) SOA
7 20 (5.54%) E-Commerce
7 20 (5.54%) Web Development
8 18 (4.99%) Incident Management
8 18 (4.99%) Mentoring
9 17 (4.71%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (4.43%) Project Management
10 16 (4.43%) Unit Testing
11 14 (3.88%) Change Management
12 13 (3.60%) Configuration Management
13 12 (3.32%) OOD
13 12 (3.32%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 204 (56.51%) SQL
2 177 (49.03%) C#
3 124 (34.35%) JavaScript
4 27 (7.48%) VB.NET
4 27 (7.48%) T-SQL
5 23 (6.37%) C++
6 22 (6.09%) C
7 18 (4.99%) PHP
8 17 (4.71%) PowerShell
8 17 (4.71%) Java
9 10 (2.77%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.49%) VBA
10 9 (2.49%) VBScript
10 9 (2.49%) VB
11 5 (1.39%) VB6
12 3 (0.83%) Python
12 3 (0.83%) Perl
13 1 (0.28%) R
13 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (9.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (9.42%) Degree
3 23 (6.37%) MCSE
4 19 (5.26%) CCNA
4 19 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.05%) MCITP
6 10 (2.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (2.49%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 9 (2.49%) VCAP
8 3 (0.83%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.83%) ISEB
9 2 (0.55%) HND
9 2 (0.55%) PMP
9 2 (0.55%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.28%) MCTS
10 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.28%) CISSP
10 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.99%) QA
2 7 (1.94%) SLA
3 6 (1.66%) WCAG
4 4 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.55%) HL7
5 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.28%) GxP
System Software
1 75 (20.78%) Active Directory
2 66 (18.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (16.34%) Hyper-V
4 39 (10.80%) XenApp
5 27 (7.48%) XenDesktop
6 18 (4.99%) vSphere
7 15 (4.16%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (1.66%) Xen
10 4 (1.11%) Terminal Server
10 4 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.83%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.55%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.55%) vCloud
13 1 (0.28%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (2.49%) SCCM
2 7 (1.94%) Puppet
2 7 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.39%) Ansible
4 3 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (0.83%) SCOM
4 3 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (0.83%) Nagios
5 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.55%) OpenNMS
5 2 (0.55%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 119 (32.96%) Microsoft
2 102 (28.25%) VMware
3 76 (21.05%) Citrix
4 40 (11.08%) Cisco
5 30 (8.31%) HP
6 25 (6.93%) Oracle
7 18 (4.99%) Sitecore
8 15 (4.16%) Dell
9 13 (3.60%) Google
10 12 (3.32%) SAP
11 11 (3.05%) EMC
12 8 (2.22%) Zend
12 8 (2.22%) Fortinet
13 7 (1.94%) JBoss
14 6 (1.66%) Symantec
14 6 (1.66%) IBM
15 5 (1.39%) Juniper
15 5 (1.39%) Adobe
16 4 (1.11%) BMC
16 4 (1.11%) Remedy
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum £25000 - £45,000 - 30 days holiday /
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum £25000 - £45,000 - 30 days holiday /
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum £25000 - £45,000 - 30 days holiday /
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Preston
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26715.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Church International
Salary: £36k to £44k plus ex package
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: 5 days ago
Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 45k per year + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancaster
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Hudson - London
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + industry leading benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago