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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 118 115 120
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing IIS 145 153 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.08% 2.35% 2.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.44% 11.12% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 136 136 137
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1267 1376 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.21% 21.11% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1144 1170
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -19 72 £35,000 -2.77% 14
Cheshire +4 36 £40,000 +17.21% 4
Merseyside +30 25 £45,250 +64.54% 4
Lancashire -2 8 £28,250 +10.78% 1
Cumbria -13 2 £62,500 +92.30%
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 244 (63.05%) Windows
2 217 (56.07%) .NET
3 197 (50.90%) SQL Server
4 196 (50.65%) SQL
5 170 (43.93%) ASP.NET
6 159 (41.09%) C#
7 157 (40.57%) Microsoft
8 152 (39.28%) JavaScript
9 142 (36.69%) HTML
10 136 (35.14%) CSS
11 107 (27.65%) Active Directory
12 100 (25.84%) VMware
13 99 (25.58%) MVC
14 90 (23.26%) ITIL
15 89 (23.00%) Windows Server 2008
16 84 (21.71%) .NET Framework
17 81 (20.93%) MS Exchange
18 77 (19.90%) Finance
19 75 (19.38%) SQL Server 2008
20 74 (19.12%) SharePoint
21 64 (16.54%) MS Excel
22 63 (16.28%) jQuery
22 63 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
23 62 (16.02%) SAN
24 60 (15.50%) XML
25 57 (14.73%) VMware Infrastructure
26 56 (14.47%) Windows Server 2003
27 55 (14.21%) Web Services
28 54 (13.95%) Visual Studio
28 54 (13.95%) PowerShell

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 81 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 74 (19.12%) SharePoint
3 41 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 38 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 32 (8.27%) Apache
6 30 (7.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 29 (7.49%) Umbraco
8 27 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
9 20 (5.17%) CMS
10 19 (4.91%) SharePoint 2013
11 14 (3.62%) WordPress
12 12 (3.10%) Tomcat
13 10 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (2.07%) Drupal
14 8 (2.07%) Lync
15 7 (1.81%) Node.js
15 7 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
15 7 (1.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 5 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
17 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 64 (16.54%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.91%) MS Office
3 6 (1.55%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.52%) Tridion
3 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) SAP xMII
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.26%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.68%) Office 365
2 11 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.26%) IaaS
6 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 62 (16.02%) SAN
2 53 (13.70%) DNS
3 51 (13.18%) TCP/IP
4 41 (10.59%) Firewall
5 38 (9.82%) NAS
6 36 (9.30%) Internet
7 32 (8.27%) SMTP
8 27 (6.98%) VPN
9 24 (6.20%) LAN
10 22 (5.68%) WAN
10 22 (5.68%) HTTP
11 20 (5.17%) DHCP
12 14 (3.62%) FTP
13 13 (3.36%) Intranet
14 12 (3.10%) SSL
14 12 (3.10%) Wireless
15 11 (2.84%) Cisco Nexus
16 10 (2.58%) Cisco IOS
16 10 (2.58%) iSCSI
17 6 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (50.90%) SQL Server
2 75 (19.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (10.08%) MySQL
4 27 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (3.10%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.84%) Oracle Database
7 10 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.03%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.52%) MS Access
11 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.26%) DB2
12 1 (0.26%) DTS
12 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.26%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.26%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 54 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 50 (12.92%) Git (software)
3 35 (9.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (4.39%) Jenkins
5 13 (3.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 13 (3.36%) Firebug
6 12 (3.10%) Subversion
7 10 (2.58%) NUnit
8 9 (2.33%) JIRA
8 9 (2.33%) Grunt
8 9 (2.33%) MSBuild
9 8 (2.07%) Selenium
9 8 (2.07%) ClearCase
10 7 (1.81%) JMeter
10 7 (1.81%) SoapUI
11 6 (1.55%) MSTest
12 5 (1.29%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.29%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.29%) Ant
12 5 (1.29%) Mercurial
General
1 77 (19.90%) Finance
2 23 (5.94%) Retail
3 22 (5.68%) Marketing
4 21 (5.43%) Law
5 10 (2.58%) Legal
5 10 (2.58%) Back Office
6 9 (2.33%) Advertising
6 9 (2.33%) Banking
7 5 (1.29%) Games
8 4 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.03%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
9 1 (0.26%) German Language
9 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.26%) Turkish Language
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 171 (44.19%) Developer
2 87 (22.48%) .NET Developer
3 39 (10.08%) Web Developer
3 39 (10.08%) Senior Developer
4 37 (9.56%) Consultant
5 32 (8.27%) Analyst
6 27 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 25 (6.46%) Senior .NET Developer
9 24 (6.20%) C# Developer
9 24 (6.20%) 3rd Line Support
10 22 (5.68%) Software Developer
11 21 (5.43%) Support Engineer
12 20 (5.17%) .NET Web Developer
13 17 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (4.13%) Support Analyst
15 14 (3.62%) Technical Consultant
16 13 (3.36%) Technical Support
16 13 (3.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 12 (3.10%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (56.07%) .NET
2 170 (43.93%) ASP.NET
3 142 (36.69%) HTML
4 136 (35.14%) CSS
5 84 (21.71%) .NET Framework
6 63 (16.28%) jQuery
7 60 (15.50%) XML
8 55 (14.21%) Web Services
9 53 (13.70%) WCF
10 44 (11.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 38 (9.82%) LINQ
12 37 (9.56%) Ajax
13 31 (8.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 29 (7.49%) XSLT
15 27 (6.98%) HTML5
16 25 (6.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 24 (6.20%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (4.65%) CSS3
19 17 (4.39%) SOAP
20 14 (3.62%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.11%) Clustering
2 31 (8.01%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.94%) Mobile App
4 20 (5.17%) W3C
5 9 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 9 (2.33%) N-Tier
5 9 (2.33%) User Experience
6 7 (1.81%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.81%) EqualLogic
6 7 (1.81%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.55%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.55%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.29%) Social Media
9 3 (0.78%) Xbox
9 3 (0.78%) Life Science
9 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.52%) Replication
10 2 (0.52%) CLARiiON
10 2 (0.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 244 (63.05%) Windows
2 89 (23.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (14.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 52 (13.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (8.79%) Windows 7
6 31 (8.01%) Linux
7 18 (4.65%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.81%) UNIX
8 7 (1.81%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.03%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (1.03%) Android
10 2 (0.52%) Debian
10 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.26%) AIX
11 1 (0.26%) SUSE
11 1 (0.26%) CentOS
11 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (25.58%) MVC
2 90 (23.26%) ITIL
3 63 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (10.34%) OO
5 33 (8.53%) TDD
6 31 (8.01%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (7.49%) CRM
8 28 (7.24%) Migration
9 26 (6.72%) Scrum
10 25 (6.46%) Load Balancing
11 20 (5.17%) Line Management
12 19 (4.91%) Service Management
13 18 (4.65%) Project Management
13 18 (4.65%) E-Commerce
13 18 (4.65%) Web Development
13 18 (4.65%) Mentoring
14 16 (4.13%) Software Engineering
14 16 (4.13%) OOP
15 15 (3.88%) B2B
15 15 (3.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 196 (50.65%) SQL
2 159 (41.09%) C#
3 152 (39.28%) JavaScript
4 54 (13.95%) PowerShell
5 53 (13.70%) VB.NET
6 42 (10.85%) Java
7 40 (10.34%) PHP
8 28 (7.24%) T-SQL
9 27 (6.98%) Perl
10 22 (5.68%) VB
11 15 (3.88%) C++
12 14 (3.62%) C
13 7 (1.81%) Python
13 7 (1.81%) Assembly Language
13 7 (1.81%) Ruby
14 4 (1.03%) VBScript
15 3 (0.78%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.52%) PHP5
17 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.26%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 42 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (5.94%) Degree
3 21 (5.43%) MCTS
4 20 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 19 (4.91%) MCP
6 15 (3.88%) MCITP
7 14 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (3.62%) MCSE
8 12 (3.10%) CCNA
9 11 (2.84%) MCSD
9 11 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (2.84%) NCDA
10 10 (2.58%) MCAD
11 9 (2.33%) NCIE
12 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 5 (1.29%) CISSP
14 4 (1.03%) MCPD
14 4 (1.03%) CCNP
14 4 (1.03%) CCA
14 4 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.33%) QA
2 7 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.81%) WCAG
3 5 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.52%) SLA
5 1 (0.26%) HL7
System Software
1 107 (27.65%) Active Directory
2 57 (14.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 29 (7.49%) vSphere
5 16 (4.13%) XenDesktop
6 13 (3.36%) XenApp
7 6 (1.55%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (1.29%) Docker
9 3 (0.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.52%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.52%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.52%) Varnish
11 1 (0.26%) XenServer
11 1 (0.26%) NFS
11 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (6.98%) Norton AntiVirus
2 24 (6.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 17 (4.39%) SCCM
4 11 (2.84%) SCOM
5 10 (2.58%) Puppet
6 5 (1.29%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (1.03%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.03%) Tivoli
7 4 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.78%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.52%) Legato
9 2 (0.52%) Nagios
9 2 (0.52%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.26%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 157 (40.57%) Microsoft
2 100 (25.84%) VMware
3 53 (13.70%) Cisco
4 51 (13.18%) Citrix
5 32 (8.27%) Symantec
6 29 (7.49%) HP
7 26 (6.72%) NetApp
8 25 (6.46%) IronPort
9 24 (6.20%) Oracle
10 15 (3.88%) Dell
10 15 (3.88%) Sitecore
11 10 (2.58%) Meraki
12 7 (1.81%) Fortinet
13 6 (1.55%) EPiServer
13 6 (1.55%) EMC
13 6 (1.55%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.29%) Mitel
14 5 (1.29%) McAfee
14 5 (1.29%) Adobe
Warrington, Cheshire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits and Parking!
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Next Move IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10k bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
St. Helens
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheadle
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Healthcare and Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Altrincham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £22k - 25k per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
BABCP
Salary: £18,982 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 21 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33500 - £37500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago