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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 100 111 90
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing IIS 170 161 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.41% 2.20% 2.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.53% 11.46% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 136 140 201
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1475 1405 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.94% 19.20% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1210 1213 1372
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +3 107 £35,000 +2.94% 11
Cheshire +13 53 £34,000 +13.33% 6
Merseyside +2 5 £35,000 +19.65% 4
Lancashire 0 5 £21,000 -42.46% 2
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 196 (60.68%) SQL
2 192 (59.44%) .NET
3 176 (54.49%) C#
4 167 (51.70%) SQL Server
5 158 (48.92%) ASP.NET
6 157 (48.61%) Windows
7 123 (38.08%) CSS
7 123 (38.08%) HTML
8 120 (37.15%) JavaScript
9 105 (32.51%) Microsoft
10 103 (31.89%) MVC
11 95 (29.41%) .NET Framework
12 89 (27.55%) XML
13 88 (27.24%) jQuery
14 79 (24.46%) VMware
15 77 (23.84%) Active Directory
16 76 (23.53%) Web Services
17 71 (21.98%) Team Foundation Server
18 70 (21.67%) LINQ
19 65 (20.12%) Citrix
20 59 (18.27%) MS Excel
21 58 (17.96%) SharePoint
22 57 (17.65%) Finance
22 57 (17.65%) Ajax
23 56 (17.34%) Visual Studio
24 52 (16.10%) Windows Server 2008
25 51 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
26 50 (15.48%) Hyper-V
27 49 (15.17%) VMware Infrastructure
28 48 (14.86%) ITIL

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 58 (17.96%) SharePoint
2 30 (9.29%) MS Exchange
3 19 (5.88%) CMS
4 15 (4.64%) Umbraco
5 14 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (3.72%) WordPress
7 11 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (3.10%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.79%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (2.48%) Apache
11 7 (2.17%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.55%) NServiceBus
13 5 (1.55%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (1.24%) Drupal
14 4 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (1.24%) Lync
14 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 59 (18.27%) MS Excel
2 29 (8.98%) MS Office
3 2 (0.62%) MS Project
3 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.62%) DNS
2 37 (11.46%) Internet
3 33 (10.22%) Firewall
4 27 (8.36%) Intranet
5 26 (8.05%) SAN
6 25 (7.74%) TCP/IP
7 18 (5.57%) DHCP
8 17 (5.26%) NAS
9 16 (4.95%) WAN
10 15 (4.64%) LAN
11 13 (4.02%) iSCSI
12 10 (3.10%) VLAN
13 8 (2.48%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (2.48%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (2.17%) VPN
14 7 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
15 5 (1.55%) Cisco Nexus
16 4 (1.24%) IP Telephony
16 4 (1.24%) LDAP
17 3 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (51.70%) SQL Server
2 37 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (8.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (6.81%) MySQL
5 21 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (4.33%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.62%) DTS
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.31%) QlikView
10 1 (0.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 71 (21.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 56 (17.34%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.41%) JIRA
4 9 (2.79%) Subversion
5 7 (2.17%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.55%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.62%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.62%) NUnit
7 2 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.62%) StyleCop
7 2 (0.62%) NDepend
7 2 (0.62%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.62%) Grunt
7 2 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.31%) YouTrack
8 1 (0.31%) Moq
8 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
General
1 57 (17.65%) Finance
2 17 (5.26%) Marketing
3 7 (2.17%) Retail
4 6 (1.86%) Banking
5 5 (1.55%) Retail Banking
6 3 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.62%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Games
8 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 167 (51.70%) Developer
2 104 (32.20%) .NET Developer
3 67 (20.74%) Analyst
4 54 (16.72%) Web Developer
5 42 (13.00%) Senior Developer
5 42 (13.00%) C# Developer
6 40 (12.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 38 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 38 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (9.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (9.91%) IT Support
9 29 (8.98%) .NET Web Developer
10 24 (7.43%) Senior .NET Developer
11 20 (6.19%) Support Engineer
12 19 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
13 18 (5.57%) 2nd Line Support
14 17 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 16 (4.95%) Software Developer
16 13 (4.02%) Applications Support
16 13 (4.02%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (59.44%) .NET
2 158 (48.92%) ASP.NET
3 123 (38.08%) CSS
3 123 (38.08%) HTML
4 95 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 89 (27.55%) XML
6 88 (27.24%) jQuery
7 76 (23.53%) Web Services
8 70 (21.67%) LINQ
9 57 (17.65%) Ajax
10 46 (14.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 45 (13.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 42 (13.00%) XSLT
13 38 (11.76%) WCF
14 23 (7.12%) HTML5
15 20 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 20 (6.19%) XHTML
16 14 (4.33%) Classic ASP
16 14 (4.33%) XSL
16 14 (4.33%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.81%) Social Media
2 18 (5.57%) W3C
3 16 (4.95%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 10 (3.10%) Clustering
7 7 (2.17%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.17%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.86%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.55%) Statistics
10 4 (1.24%) EqualLogic
10 4 (1.24%) Firmware
10 4 (1.24%) CMDB
11 3 (0.93%) Web 2.0
12 2 (0.62%) PKI
12 2 (0.62%) iPhone
12 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.62%) Replication
12 2 (0.62%) CLARiiON
13 1 (0.31%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 157 (48.61%) Windows
2 52 (16.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (10.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (7.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (6.50%) Windows 7
6 16 (4.95%) Windows XP
7 12 (3.72%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.10%) Linux
9 6 (1.86%) UNIX
9 6 (1.86%) Android
10 4 (1.24%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.62%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.62%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.31%) AIX
13 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (31.89%) MVC
2 51 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (14.86%) ITIL
4 30 (9.29%) Scrum
5 24 (7.43%) OO
6 23 (7.12%) Software Engineering
7 22 (6.81%) TDD
8 18 (5.57%) Project Management
9 17 (5.26%) Web Development
10 16 (4.95%) SEO
11 15 (4.64%) Unit Testing
12 14 (4.33%) Incident Management
13 13 (4.02%) Change Management
14 10 (3.10%) Configuration Management
14 10 (3.10%) SOA
14 10 (3.10%) Problem Management
14 10 (3.10%) Test Scripting
14 10 (3.10%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (2.79%) E-Commerce
15 9 (2.79%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 196 (60.68%) SQL
2 176 (54.49%) C#
3 120 (37.15%) JavaScript
4 38 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 24 (7.43%) T-SQL
6 15 (4.64%) C++
7 14 (4.33%) PHP
7 14 (4.33%) C
8 12 (3.72%) PowerShell
9 10 (3.10%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.79%) VB
10 9 (2.79%) VBA
11 7 (2.17%) Java
12 5 (1.55%) VBScript
12 5 (1.55%) VB6
13 3 (0.93%) Python
13 3 (0.93%) Perl
14 1 (0.31%) XAML
14 1 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (12.69%) Degree
2 39 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (4.64%) MCSE
4 12 (3.72%) CCNA
4 12 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.10%) MCP
6 7 (2.17%) MCDST
7 6 (1.86%) MCITP
8 5 (1.55%) MCTS
8 5 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.24%) MCSA
10 3 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.62%) ISEB
11 2 (0.62%) HND
11 2 (0.62%) PMP
11 2 (0.62%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.62%) VCAP
11 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.31%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.33%) WCAG
2 13 (4.02%) QA
3 8 (2.48%) SLA
4 5 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.31%) GxP
System Software
1 77 (23.84%) Active Directory
2 50 (15.48%) Hyper-V
3 49 (15.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (11.15%) XenApp
5 32 (9.91%) XenDesktop
6 17 (5.26%) vSphere
7 13 (4.02%) VMware ESX
8 8 (2.48%) XenServer
9 7 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (1.24%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.93%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.62%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.31%) Xen
13 1 (0.31%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (4.64%) SCCM
2 6 (1.86%) SCOM
3 2 (0.62%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.62%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.62%) Nagios
3 2 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 105 (32.51%) Microsoft
2 79 (24.46%) VMware
3 65 (20.12%) Citrix
4 30 (9.29%) Cisco
5 24 (7.43%) Oracle
5 24 (7.43%) HP
6 13 (4.02%) Dell
7 11 (3.41%) SAP
8 9 (2.79%) Sitecore
9 8 (2.48%) EMC
10 7 (2.17%) JBoss
10 7 (2.17%) Google
10 7 (2.17%) LANDesk
11 6 (1.86%) NetApp
12 5 (1.55%) Juniper
12 5 (1.55%) IBM
12 5 (1.55%) Fortinet
12 5 (1.55%) ProCurve
12 5 (1.55%) Symantec
13 4 (1.24%) Remedy
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Recruiting.uk.com
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jumar
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Discounted flights
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens / Flexi Time
Posted: 7 days ago