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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 130 123 98
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -25
Permanent jobs citing IIS 125 145 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.95% 2.06% 2.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.92% 10.29% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 107 121 181
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +4.10%
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
1260 1409 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.69% 20.07% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 988 1156 1152
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 May 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 1 May 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 -4 66 £32,500 -8.45% 9
Cheshire -14 28 £38,750 +10.71% 8
Merseyside +18 17 £45,000 +63.63% 4
Cumbria -8 7 £19,000 -41.53%
Lancashire +4 6 £32,500 +60.49% 3
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 179 (61.09%) SQL Server
2 170 (58.02%) Windows
3 166 (56.66%) SQL
4 162 (55.29%) .NET
5 148 (50.51%) Microsoft
6 126 (43.00%) ASP.NET
7 119 (40.61%) C#
8 110 (37.54%) JavaScript
9 101 (34.47%) HTML
9 101 (34.47%) CSS
10 88 (30.03%) Active Directory
11 86 (29.35%) VMware
12 77 (26.28%) Windows Server 2008
13 76 (25.94%) SQL Server 2008
14 64 (21.84%) SharePoint
15 63 (21.50%) ITIL
16 62 (21.16%) MS Excel
17 61 (20.82%) MVC
18 59 (20.14%) MS Exchange
19 56 (19.11%) .NET Framework
20 53 (18.09%) jQuery
21 48 (16.38%) DNS
22 47 (16.04%) VMware Infrastructure
22 47 (16.04%) Windows Server 2012
23 46 (15.70%) XML
24 45 (15.36%) Finance
24 45 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
25 44 (15.02%) SAN
26 43 (14.68%) Windows Server 2003
27 42 (14.33%) Firewall

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 64 (21.84%) SharePoint
2 59 (20.14%) MS Exchange
3 34 (11.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 24 (8.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (7.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (6.83%) Umbraco
6 20 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (6.14%) Apache
8 16 (5.46%) CMS
9 13 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (3.75%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (2.05%) Tomcat
11 6 (2.05%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (1.37%) OpenEdge
13 4 (1.37%) Node.js
13 4 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (1.37%) WordPress
14 3 (1.02%) Lync
14 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 62 (21.16%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.44%) MS Office
3 5 (1.71%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (5.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.34%) SAP xMII
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.34%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.46%) Office 365
2 14 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.68%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.68%) GitHub
6 2 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (16.38%) DNS
2 44 (15.02%) SAN
3 42 (14.33%) Firewall
4 30 (10.24%) TCP/IP
5 29 (9.90%) Internet
6 25 (8.53%) DHCP
7 24 (8.19%) LAN
8 23 (7.85%) NAS
9 22 (7.51%) WAN
9 22 (7.51%) VPN
10 18 (6.14%) Wireless
11 17 (5.80%) SMTP
12 16 (5.46%) FTP
12 16 (5.46%) HTTP
12 16 (5.46%) SSL
13 12 (4.10%) Intranet
14 7 (2.39%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (2.05%) VLAN
16 5 (1.71%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (61.09%) SQL Server
2 76 (25.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (7.51%) MySQL
4 19 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (6.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (4.10%) Oracle Database
6 10 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.71%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.68%) Big Data
8 2 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.34%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.34%) DB2
9 1 (0.34%) MS Access
9 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 32 (10.92%) Visual Studio
2 29 (9.90%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.07%) Jenkins
4 9 (3.07%) Subversion
5 7 (2.39%) NUnit
6 6 (2.05%) Selenium
6 6 (2.05%) Firebug
6 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (1.71%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.71%) JIRA
7 5 (1.71%) JMeter
8 4 (1.37%) Ant
8 4 (1.37%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.02%) MSTest
9 3 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.68%) MSI
10 2 (0.68%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.68%) Maven
10 2 (0.68%) ReSharper
General
1 45 (15.36%) Finance
2 13 (4.44%) Law
2 13 (4.44%) Retail
3 10 (3.41%) Marketing
4 6 (2.05%) Legal
4 6 (2.05%) Advertising
5 5 (1.71%) Games
6 4 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.02%) Banking
8 2 (0.68%) Back Office
8 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.34%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 120 (40.96%) Developer
2 56 (19.11%) .NET Developer
3 30 (10.24%) Analyst
4 29 (9.90%) C# Developer
5 25 (8.53%) Senior Developer
5 25 (8.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (8.19%) Web Developer
7 23 (7.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 22 (7.51%) Support Engineer
8 22 (7.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (6.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (6.83%) Consultant
10 19 (6.48%) Software Developer
10 19 (6.48%) ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (6.48%) Senior .NET Developer
11 18 (6.14%) Technical Support
12 17 (5.80%) Junior
13 16 (5.46%) Junior Developer
14 13 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
14 13 (4.44%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (55.29%) .NET
2 126 (43.00%) ASP.NET
3 101 (34.47%) HTML
3 101 (34.47%) CSS
4 56 (19.11%) .NET Framework
5 53 (18.09%) jQuery
6 46 (15.70%) XML
7 41 (13.99%) Web Services
8 38 (12.97%) WCF
8 38 (12.97%) Ajax
9 31 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (9.90%) LINQ
11 20 (6.83%) Entity Framework
12 17 (5.80%) HTML5
13 16 (5.46%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (5.12%) COM
15 14 (4.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 13 (4.44%) XHTML
17 12 (4.10%) Classic ASP
18 9 (3.07%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.90%) Mobile App
2 28 (9.56%) Clustering
3 17 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (5.46%) W3C
5 9 (3.07%) N-Tier
6 7 (2.39%) User Experience
7 6 (2.05%) Thin Client
7 6 (2.05%) EqualLogic
7 6 (2.05%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.71%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.02%) FlexPod
9 3 (1.02%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.02%) Open Source
9 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.68%) NHS
10 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.68%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.68%) Replication
10 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.34%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 170 (58.02%) Windows
2 77 (26.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (16.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (14.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (12.97%) Windows 7
6 19 (6.48%) Windows 8
7 14 (4.78%) Linux
8 12 (4.10%) Android
9 7 (2.39%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.39%) UNIX
10 4 (1.37%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.34%) CentOS
12 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.34%) SUSE
12 1 (0.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (21.50%) ITIL
2 61 (20.82%) MVC
3 45 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (11.26%) OO
5 25 (8.53%) CRM
6 23 (7.85%) Project Management
7 21 (7.17%) Service Management
8 18 (6.14%) Scrum
9 17 (5.80%) Migration
9 17 (5.80%) Mentoring
10 16 (5.46%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (4.78%) TDD
11 14 (4.78%) Workflow
12 13 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
12 13 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (4.44%) Document Management
13 12 (4.10%) Web Development
13 12 (4.10%) OOP
13 12 (4.10%) OOA/OOD
14 11 (3.75%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 166 (56.66%) SQL
2 119 (40.61%) C#
3 110 (37.54%) JavaScript
4 33 (11.26%) VB.NET
5 31 (10.58%) PowerShell
6 29 (9.90%) T-SQL
7 28 (9.56%) Java
8 20 (6.83%) VB
9 17 (5.80%) PHP
10 9 (3.07%) Perl
11 3 (1.02%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.02%) VBScript
12 2 (0.68%) Progress 4GL
12 2 (0.68%) Ruby
13 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.34%) Python
13 1 (0.34%) VC++
Qualifications
1 41 (13.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (10.92%) Degree
3 20 (6.83%) MCTS
3 20 (6.83%) MCP
4 19 (6.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (4.78%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (4.44%) MCSD
6 13 (4.44%) MCSE
7 12 (4.10%) CCNA
8 11 (3.75%) MCAD
8 11 (3.75%) MCITP
9 9 (3.07%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (2.39%) NCDA
11 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 5 (1.71%) MCPD
12 4 (1.37%) CCNP
12 4 (1.37%) CCA
12 4 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.37%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.05%) QA
2 5 (1.71%) WCAG
2 5 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.71%) SLA
3 4 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) HL7
System Software
1 88 (30.03%) Active Directory
2 47 (16.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (11.95%) Hyper-V
4 30 (10.24%) vSphere
5 17 (5.80%) XenDesktop
6 11 (3.75%) XenApp
7 4 (1.37%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.68%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.68%) Docker
10 1 (0.34%) XenServer
10 1 (0.34%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (5.80%) SCCM
2 12 (4.10%) SCOM
3 11 (3.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (3.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (1.71%) SCOrch
5 5 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.37%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (1.37%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.37%) Puppet
7 3 (1.02%) Legato
8 2 (0.68%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.68%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.34%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 148 (50.51%) Microsoft
2 86 (29.35%) VMware
3 40 (13.65%) Citrix
4 38 (12.97%) Cisco
5 26 (8.87%) HP
6 25 (8.53%) Oracle
7 22 (7.51%) NetApp
8 17 (5.80%) Dell
9 15 (5.12%) Symantec
10 12 (4.10%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (3.41%) Meraki
12 9 (3.07%) IronPort
13 7 (2.39%) McAfee
14 6 (2.05%) Mitel
14 6 (2.05%) Sitecore
15 5 (1.71%) Fortinet
15 5 (1.71%) Intel
15 5 (1.71%) Adobe
16 4 (1.37%) Apple
16 4 (1.37%) Wyse
Liverpool, Merseyside
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £32-45K
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hays IT
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Trust
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Southway Housing Trust
Salary: £33.5k - 37.5k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus, Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Pacakge
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16500 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £23 - £24 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Ormskirk
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EY
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, flexible hours
Posted: 18 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Posted: 20 days ago
St. Helens
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago