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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 82 97 125
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +28
Permanent jobs citing IIS 217 179 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.97% 2.67% 1.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.96% 13.09% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 192 155 142
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £24,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.00%
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
1554 1367 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.26% 20.38% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1371 1179 1440
Average salary £35,335 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +6 124 £35,000 +2.94% 7
Cheshire +18 53 £42,500 +16.43% 4
Merseyside +26 27 £38,000 +10.94%
Lancashire -31 10 £31,750 -9.28% 1
Cumbria -3 2 £10,500 -71.23% 1
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 238 (58.91%) Windows
2 232 (57.43%) .NET
3 206 (50.99%) SQL
4 195 (48.27%) SQL Server
5 183 (45.30%) ASP.NET
6 180 (44.55%) C#
7 162 (40.10%) HTML
8 152 (37.62%) JavaScript
9 146 (36.14%) CSS
10 130 (32.18%) Microsoft
11 127 (31.44%) MVC
12 109 (26.98%) VMware
13 102 (25.25%) .NET Framework
14 92 (22.77%) Active Directory
15 91 (22.52%) ITIL
16 84 (20.79%) jQuery
17 79 (19.55%) Finance
18 78 (19.31%) Windows Server 2008
19 76 (18.81%) Web Services
20 72 (17.82%) XML
21 68 (16.83%) SharePoint
22 64 (15.84%) SAN
22 64 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
23 63 (15.59%) MS Exchange
24 61 (15.10%) WCF
24 61 (15.10%) LINQ
25 60 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
25 60 (14.85%) SQL Server 2008
25 60 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
26 59 (14.60%) Visual Studio

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 68 (16.83%) SharePoint
2 63 (15.59%) MS Exchange
3 38 (9.41%) Umbraco
4 37 (9.16%) Apache
5 36 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (6.44%) CMS
6 26 (6.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 20 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (3.96%) WordPress
8 16 (3.96%) Tomcat
9 15 (3.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (3.47%) Sitecore CMS
10 14 (3.47%) Drupal
11 11 (2.72%) NServiceBus
11 11 (2.72%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (2.23%) Lync
13 7 (1.73%) nginx
13 7 (1.73%) Node.js
13 7 (1.73%) WebSphere
14 5 (1.24%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 52 (12.87%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.21%) MS Office
3 11 (2.72%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.24%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.50%) Tridion
2 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.25%) HFM
3 1 (0.25%) SAP xMII
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.22%) Office 365
2 10 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.24%) Google App Engine
4 5 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 64 (15.84%) SAN
2 53 (13.12%) DNS
3 52 (12.87%) TCP/IP
4 41 (10.15%) NAS
5 40 (9.90%) Internet
6 29 (7.18%) SMTP
7 25 (6.19%) HTTP
8 23 (5.69%) Firewall
9 20 (4.95%) DHCP
10 18 (4.46%) VPN
11 17 (4.21%) Intranet
11 17 (4.21%) iSCSI
12 13 (3.22%) WAN
13 12 (2.97%) FTP
14 11 (2.72%) LAN
14 11 (2.72%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (2.48%) Cisco IOS
16 8 (1.98%) IPsec
17 7 (1.73%) SSL
18 5 (1.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (48.27%) SQL Server
2 60 (14.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (8.91%) MySQL
4 30 (7.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (2.72%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.72%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.24%) MS Access
8 4 (0.99%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.50%) DTS
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.25%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.25%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.25%) Big Data
11 1 (0.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 59 (14.60%) Visual Studio
1 59 (14.60%) Git (software)
2 55 (13.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (4.70%) Jenkins
4 18 (4.46%) Subversion
5 14 (3.47%) ClearCase
6 13 (3.22%) Firebug
6 13 (3.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 10 (2.48%) JIRA
7 10 (2.48%) Mercurial
8 9 (2.23%) NUnit
8 9 (2.23%) Grunt
8 9 (2.23%) MSBuild
9 5 (1.24%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.24%) Selenium
9 5 (1.24%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.24%) MSTest
9 5 (1.24%) NCrunch
9 5 (1.24%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.24%) Ant
General
1 79 (19.55%) Finance
2 29 (7.18%) Retail
3 26 (6.44%) Marketing
4 22 (5.45%) Law
5 16 (3.96%) Banking
6 13 (3.22%) Legal
7 11 (2.72%) Back Office
8 10 (2.48%) Retail Banking
9 9 (2.23%) Advertising
10 6 (1.49%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.24%) German Language
11 5 (1.24%) Italian Language
11 5 (1.24%) Turkish Language
12 3 (0.74%) Games
13 1 (0.25%) Electronics
13 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 194 (48.02%) Developer
2 106 (26.24%) .NET Developer
3 51 (12.62%) Web Developer
4 50 (12.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 41 (10.15%) Analyst
6 38 (9.41%) Senior Developer
7 33 (8.17%) C# Developer
8 32 (7.92%) Consultant
9 31 (7.67%) Software Developer
10 30 (7.43%) .NET Web Developer
11 26 (6.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 25 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
13 22 (5.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 21 (5.20%) Senior .NET Developer
15 17 (4.21%) Support Analyst
16 15 (3.71%) 3rd Line Support
17 13 (3.22%) Support Engineer
17 13 (3.22%) Senior Web Developer
18 11 (2.72%) Junior
18 11 (2.72%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (57.43%) .NET
2 183 (45.30%) ASP.NET
3 162 (40.10%) HTML
4 146 (36.14%) CSS
5 102 (25.25%) .NET Framework
6 84 (20.79%) jQuery
7 76 (18.81%) Web Services
8 72 (17.82%) XML
9 61 (15.10%) WCF
9 61 (15.10%) LINQ
10 60 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 47 (11.63%) XSLT
12 40 (9.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 39 (9.65%) Ajax
14 35 (8.66%) HTML5
14 35 (8.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 21 (5.20%) REST
16 20 (4.95%) Middleware
17 19 (4.70%) CSS3
17 19 (4.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.67%) Clustering
3 20 (4.95%) W3C
4 17 (4.21%) Mobile App
5 15 (3.71%) Client/Server
6 14 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.72%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.48%) User Experience
9 8 (1.98%) Social Media
10 7 (1.73%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.24%) EqualLogic
11 5 (1.24%) Blog
11 5 (1.24%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.74%) Life Science
12 3 (0.74%) Statistics
12 3 (0.74%) Xbox
13 2 (0.50%) FlexPod
13 2 (0.50%) NHS
13 2 (0.50%) Replication
13 2 (0.50%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 238 (58.91%) Windows
2 78 (19.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (10.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (9.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (7.43%) Linux
6 24 (5.94%) Windows 7
7 15 (3.71%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.98%) UNIX
9 5 (1.24%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.99%) Debian
11 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.50%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.25%) AIX
12 1 (0.25%) SUSE
12 1 (0.25%) CentOS
12 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (31.44%) MVC
2 91 (22.52%) ITIL
3 60 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (8.42%) TDD
4 34 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (8.17%) OO
6 26 (6.44%) Migration
6 26 (6.44%) Load Balancing
6 26 (6.44%) Mentoring
7 25 (6.19%) Web Development
7 25 (6.19%) Scrum
7 25 (6.19%) E-Commerce
8 24 (5.94%) SOA
9 21 (5.20%) Software Engineering
10 20 (4.95%) CRM
10 20 (4.95%) Line Management
11 18 (4.46%) Coaching
11 18 (4.46%) SEO
11 18 (4.46%) Content Management
12 17 (4.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 206 (50.99%) SQL
2 180 (44.55%) C#
3 152 (37.62%) JavaScript
4 51 (12.62%) PowerShell
5 45 (11.14%) VB.NET
6 42 (10.40%) Java
7 37 (9.16%) PHP
8 30 (7.43%) T-SQL
9 26 (6.44%) Perl
10 24 (5.94%) C++
11 22 (5.45%) C
12 16 (3.96%) VB
13 8 (1.98%) Python
14 7 (1.73%) Assembly Language
14 7 (1.73%) Ruby
14 7 (1.73%) VBScript
15 3 (0.74%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.50%) PHP5
16 2 (0.50%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (8.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (6.93%) Degree
3 23 (5.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (4.21%) MCITP
4 17 (4.21%) MCSE
5 13 (3.22%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 12 (2.97%) CCNA
6 12 (2.97%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (2.72%) NCDA
7 11 (2.72%) VCAP
8 9 (2.23%) NCIE
8 9 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.73%) MCTS
10 5 (1.24%) CISSP
11 4 (0.99%) MCP
11 4 (0.99%) MCPD
11 4 (0.99%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 2 (0.50%) VTSP
12 2 (0.50%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.71%) QA
2 7 (1.73%) WCAG
3 6 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.49%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.50%) HL7
4 2 (0.50%) SLA
4 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 92 (22.77%) Active Directory
2 64 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (12.38%) Hyper-V
4 22 (5.45%) XenApp
5 19 (4.70%) vSphere
6 13 (3.22%) XenDesktop
7 8 (1.98%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.24%) Docker
9 5 (1.24%) Xen
10 2 (0.50%) Varnish
10 2 (0.50%) vCloud
11 1 (0.25%) NFS
11 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 23 (5.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 21 (5.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 14 (3.47%) Puppet
4 12 (2.97%) SCCM
5 9 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.73%) SCOM
7 5 (1.24%) Ansible
7 5 (1.24%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.50%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.50%) OpenNMS
9 2 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.50%) Legato
9 2 (0.50%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.50%) Nagios
10 1 (0.25%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 130 (32.18%) Microsoft
2 109 (26.98%) VMware
3 58 (14.36%) Citrix
4 49 (12.13%) Cisco
5 27 (6.68%) HP
5 27 (6.68%) Symantec
6 23 (5.69%) Sitecore
7 22 (5.45%) IronPort
8 19 (4.70%) Oracle
9 17 (4.21%) NetApp
10 15 (3.71%) Dell
11 10 (2.48%) EMC
11 10 (2.48%) Google
12 9 (2.23%) Adobe
12 9 (2.23%) Zend
13 7 (1.73%) EPiServer
13 7 (1.73%) Red Hat
14 6 (1.49%) Fortinet
15 5 (1.24%) Splunk
15 5 (1.24%) ArcSight
Chester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Met University
Salary: From £28,695 to £32,277 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Ormskirk, Lancashire
Witherslack Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Carlisle
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Outsourcery
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year plus Bonus, Pension and Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
North West England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Very rare, Exceptional Opportunity
Posted: 26 days ago