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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 127 121 105
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing IIS 124 151 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.88% 2.18% 2.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.30% 10.77% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 112 128 157
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
1204 1402 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.22% 20.26% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 978 1140 1110
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,600 £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 March 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 March 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 -7 65 £31,250 -13.19% 9
Cheshire -5 27 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Merseyside +27 23 £45,000 +63.63% 2
Lancashire +8 6 £28,250 +31.39% 3
Cumbria -15 2 £62,500 +92.30%
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 204 (61.08%) Windows
2 187 (55.99%) .NET
3 181 (54.19%) SQL Server
4 177 (52.99%) SQL
5 155 (46.41%) Microsoft
6 148 (44.31%) ASP.NET
7 141 (42.22%) C#
8 132 (39.52%) JavaScript
9 124 (37.13%) HTML
10 120 (35.93%) CSS
11 97 (29.04%) Active Directory
12 91 (27.25%) VMware
13 78 (23.35%) Windows Server 2008
13 78 (23.35%) SQL Server 2008
14 76 (22.75%) ITIL
15 72 (21.56%) MVC
16 70 (20.96%) .NET Framework
17 67 (20.06%) SharePoint
18 66 (19.76%) MS Exchange
19 60 (17.96%) Finance
20 59 (17.66%) MS Excel
20 59 (17.66%) jQuery
21 53 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
21 53 (15.87%) XML
22 51 (15.27%) SAN
23 50 (14.97%) Cisco
23 50 (14.97%) Visual Studio
23 50 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
24 48 (14.37%) PowerShell
25 47 (14.07%) Citrix

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 67 (20.06%) SharePoint
2 66 (19.76%) MS Exchange
3 30 (8.98%) SharePoint 2010
3 30 (8.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 27 (8.08%) Apache
6 24 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (6.59%) Umbraco
8 18 (5.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 17 (5.09%) CMS
10 11 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (2.99%) Tomcat
11 10 (2.99%) WordPress
12 7 (2.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 7 (2.10%) Node.js
13 6 (1.80%) Lync
14 5 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.90%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 59 (17.66%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.99%) MS Office
3 6 (1.80%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.50%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.60%) Tridion
3 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.30%) SAP xMII
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.30%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.29%) Office 365
2 12 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (15.27%) SAN
2 46 (13.77%) TCP/IP
3 45 (13.47%) DNS
4 44 (13.17%) Firewall
5 30 (8.98%) NAS
5 30 (8.98%) Internet
6 26 (7.78%) VPN
7 25 (7.49%) LAN
7 25 (7.49%) SMTP
8 23 (6.89%) WAN
9 22 (6.59%) HTTP
10 19 (5.69%) DHCP
11 14 (4.19%) SSL
11 14 (4.19%) Intranet
11 14 (4.19%) Wireless
12 13 (3.89%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (3.29%) FTP
14 10 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (2.69%) iSCSI
16 7 (2.10%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (54.19%) SQL Server
2 78 (23.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (10.78%) MySQL
4 21 (6.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (4.49%) Oracle Database
6 14 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.60%) MS Access
10 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.30%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.30%) DTS
11 1 (0.30%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.30%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.30%) DB2
Development Applications
1 50 (14.97%) Visual Studio
2 41 (12.28%) Git (software)
3 24 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (4.19%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 12 (3.59%) Firebug
6 10 (2.99%) NUnit
6 10 (2.99%) Subversion
7 8 (2.40%) JIRA
7 8 (2.40%) Selenium
8 7 (2.10%) JMeter
8 7 (2.10%) SoapUI
9 6 (1.80%) MSBuild
9 6 (1.80%) MSTest
9 6 (1.80%) Grunt
10 5 (1.50%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.50%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.50%) Mercurial
10 5 (1.50%) Ant
11 3 (0.90%) ClearCase
General
1 60 (17.96%) Finance
2 18 (5.39%) Retail
3 15 (4.49%) Marketing
3 15 (4.49%) Law
4 9 (2.69%) Advertising
5 7 (2.10%) Games
6 6 (1.80%) Back Office
6 6 (1.80%) Legal
7 5 (1.50%) Banking
8 3 (0.90%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 145 (43.41%) Developer
2 65 (19.46%) .NET Developer
3 31 (9.28%) Analyst
3 31 (9.28%) Web Developer
3 31 (9.28%) Consultant
4 30 (8.98%) Senior Developer
5 29 (8.68%) C# Developer
6 24 (7.19%) 3rd Line Support
6 24 (7.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 22 (6.59%) ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (6.29%) Software Developer
8 21 (6.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (5.99%) Support Engineer
10 19 (5.69%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (5.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (4.79%) Technical Support
13 15 (4.49%) Support Analyst
14 13 (3.89%) Technical Consultant
14 13 (3.89%) SharePoint Developer
14 13 (3.89%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (55.99%) .NET
2 148 (44.31%) ASP.NET
3 124 (37.13%) HTML
4 120 (35.93%) CSS
5 70 (20.96%) .NET Framework
6 59 (17.66%) jQuery
7 53 (15.87%) XML
8 43 (12.87%) WCF
9 42 (12.57%) Web Services
10 40 (11.98%) Ajax
11 34 (10.18%) LINQ
12 32 (9.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (6.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 23 (6.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (6.29%) HTML5
15 20 (5.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 16 (4.79%) XSLT
17 14 (4.19%) SOAP
17 14 (4.19%) COM
17 14 (4.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.08%) Clustering
2 29 (8.68%) Mobile App
3 20 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.39%) W3C
5 9 (2.69%) N-Tier
5 9 (2.69%) User Experience
6 6 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (1.80%) EqualLogic
6 6 (1.80%) Fat Client
6 6 (1.80%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.50%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.50%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.90%) Xbox
9 3 (0.90%) FlexPod
9 3 (0.90%) Life Science
9 3 (0.90%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.60%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.60%) Social Media
11 1 (0.30%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 204 (61.08%) Windows
2 78 (23.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (14.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (13.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (10.78%) Windows 7
6 27 (8.08%) Linux
7 19 (5.69%) Windows 8
8 11 (3.29%) Android
9 7 (2.10%) UNIX
9 7 (2.10%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.20%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.60%) Debian
13 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.30%) CentOS
13 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.30%) SUSE
13 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (22.75%) ITIL
2 72 (21.56%) MVC
3 50 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (11.38%) OO
5 32 (9.58%) CRM
6 24 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (6.59%) TDD
8 20 (5.99%) Migration
8 20 (5.99%) Scrum
9 18 (5.39%) Service Management
9 18 (5.39%) Load Balancing
9 18 (5.39%) Line Management
10 16 (4.79%) Web Development
10 16 (4.79%) Project Management
11 15 (4.49%) PRINCE2
11 15 (4.49%) Mentoring
12 14 (4.19%) DevOps
12 14 (4.19%) B2B
13 13 (3.89%) OOP
13 13 (3.89%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 177 (52.99%) SQL
2 141 (42.22%) C#
3 132 (39.52%) JavaScript
4 48 (14.37%) PowerShell
5 45 (13.47%) VB.NET
6 36 (10.78%) Java
7 29 (8.68%) VB
8 28 (8.38%) PHP
9 26 (7.78%) T-SQL
10 20 (5.99%) Perl
11 9 (2.69%) C
11 9 (2.69%) C++
12 7 (2.10%) Ruby
13 6 (1.80%) Assembly Language
14 5 (1.50%) VBScript
14 5 (1.50%) Python
15 3 (0.90%) Embedded C++
15 3 (0.90%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.60%) PHP5
17 1 (0.30%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 43 (12.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (7.49%) Degree
3 23 (6.89%) MCTS
4 21 (6.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (6.29%) MCP
5 16 (4.79%) MCSE
6 14 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (3.89%) NCDA
8 12 (3.59%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (3.59%) MCSD
8 12 (3.59%) CCNA
9 11 (3.29%) MCAD
9 11 (3.29%) MCITP
10 9 (2.69%) NCIE
11 4 (1.20%) CCNP
11 4 (1.20%) CCA
11 4 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.20%) CISSP
12 2 (0.60%) MCSA
12 2 (0.60%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.40%) QA
2 7 (2.10%) WCAG
3 5 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.20%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.60%) SLA
6 1 (0.30%) HL7
System Software
1 97 (29.04%) Active Directory
2 53 (15.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (12.57%) Hyper-V
4 30 (8.98%) vSphere
5 16 (4.79%) XenDesktop
6 10 (2.99%) XenApp
7 5 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.50%) Docker
7 5 (1.50%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.60%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.60%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.60%) Varnish
10 1 (0.30%) XenServer
10 1 (0.30%) NFS
10 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (5.99%) Norton AntiVirus
2 18 (5.39%) SCCM
3 17 (5.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 12 (3.59%) SCOM
5 9 (2.69%) Puppet
6 5 (1.50%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (1.50%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.50%) SCOrch
7 4 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.20%) Backup Exec
7 4 (1.20%) Tivoli
7 4 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.90%) Legato
8 3 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.60%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.30%) Nagios
10 1 (0.30%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.30%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 155 (46.41%) Microsoft
2 91 (27.25%) VMware
3 50 (14.97%) Cisco
4 47 (14.07%) Citrix
5 28 (8.38%) Oracle
5 28 (8.38%) NetApp
6 25 (7.49%) Symantec
6 25 (7.49%) HP
7 18 (5.39%) IronPort
8 13 (3.89%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (3.59%) Dell
9 12 (3.59%) Sitecore
10 10 (2.99%) Meraki
11 7 (2.10%) McAfee
12 6 (1.80%) EPiServer
13 5 (1.50%) Fortinet
13 5 (1.50%) Adobe
14 4 (1.20%) EMC
14 4 (1.20%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.20%) Apple
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