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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 99 96 95
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing IIS 175 167 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.43% 2.31% 2.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.64% 12.08% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 144 145 195
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 £19,700 £22,000 £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
1504 1383 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.90% 19.16% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1232 1196 1362
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £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 31 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 31 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 -5 108 £35,000 +2.94% 10
Cheshire +5 58 £30,000 +6.19% 5
Merseyside +2 5 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Lancashire -4 5 £21,000 -40.42% 2
IIS
England

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 192 (60.19%) SQL
2 187 (58.62%) .NET
3 170 (53.29%) C#
4 162 (50.78%) SQL Server
5 155 (48.59%) Windows
6 149 (46.71%) ASP.NET
7 121 (37.93%) CSS
7 121 (37.93%) HTML
8 114 (35.74%) JavaScript
9 104 (32.60%) Microsoft
10 97 (30.41%) MVC
11 90 (28.21%) .NET Framework
12 85 (26.65%) jQuery
13 83 (26.02%) VMware
14 82 (25.71%) XML
15 75 (23.51%) Web Services
15 75 (23.51%) Active Directory
16 70 (21.94%) Citrix
16 70 (21.94%) LINQ
16 70 (21.94%) Team Foundation Server
17 59 (18.50%) MS Excel
18 56 (17.55%) Visual Studio
18 56 (17.55%) Ajax
19 55 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
19 55 (17.24%) SharePoint
20 53 (16.61%) Hyper-V
21 52 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
22 51 (15.99%) Finance
23 50 (15.67%) ITIL
24 45 (14.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 55 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 30 (9.40%) MS Exchange
3 20 (6.27%) CMS
4 16 (5.02%) Umbraco
5 14 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (4.08%) Tomcat
7 12 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (3.45%) WordPress
9 10 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (3.13%) Apache
10 8 (2.51%) WebSphere
11 5 (1.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.57%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (1.57%) NServiceBus
12 4 (1.25%) Drupal
12 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.25%) Lync
12 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 59 (18.50%) MS Excel
2 29 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.63%) MS Project
4 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.19%) Office 365
2 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.31%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 43 (13.48%) DNS
2 36 (11.29%) Internet
3 32 (10.03%) Firewall
4 28 (8.78%) SAN
5 26 (8.15%) TCP/IP
5 26 (8.15%) Intranet
6 18 (5.64%) DHCP
7 17 (5.33%) NAS
8 15 (4.70%) iSCSI
9 14 (4.39%) WAN
10 13 (4.08%) LAN
11 10 (3.13%) VLAN
12 8 (2.51%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (2.51%) VPN
13 7 (2.19%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (1.25%) IP Telephony
15 4 (1.25%) LDAP
16 3 (0.94%) VoIP
16 3 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (50.78%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (8.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (7.52%) MySQL
5 19 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (3.76%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.63%) MS Access
9 2 (0.63%) DTS
10 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.31%) Big Data
10 1 (0.31%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 70 (21.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 56 (17.55%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.45%) Subversion
4 10 (3.13%) JIRA
5 9 (2.82%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.57%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.63%) StyleCop
7 2 (0.63%) NDepend
7 2 (0.63%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.31%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.31%) Grunt
8 1 (0.31%) YouTrack
8 1 (0.31%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.31%) NUnit
General
1 51 (15.99%) Finance
2 18 (5.64%) Marketing
3 5 (1.57%) Banking
3 5 (1.57%) Retail
3 5 (1.57%) Retail Banking
4 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.31%) Games
5 1 (0.31%) Law
5 1 (0.31%) German Language
5 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.31%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 158 (49.53%) Developer
2 97 (30.41%) .NET Developer
3 70 (21.94%) Analyst
4 51 (15.99%) Web Developer
5 42 (13.17%) C# Developer
6 39 (12.23%) Support Analyst
7 38 (11.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 38 (11.91%) ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (11.60%) Senior Developer
9 31 (9.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 30 (9.40%) IT Support
11 28 (8.78%) .NET Web Developer
12 20 (6.27%) Support Engineer
13 19 (5.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 19 (5.96%) IT Support Analyst
13 19 (5.96%) Senior .NET Developer
14 16 (5.02%) Software Developer
15 15 (4.70%) 2nd Line Support
16 14 (4.39%) Applications Support
17 13 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (58.62%) .NET
2 149 (46.71%) ASP.NET
3 121 (37.93%) CSS
3 121 (37.93%) HTML
4 90 (28.21%) .NET Framework
5 85 (26.65%) jQuery
6 82 (25.71%) XML
7 75 (23.51%) Web Services
8 70 (21.94%) LINQ
9 56 (17.55%) Ajax
10 45 (14.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 44 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 41 (12.85%) XSLT
13 36 (11.29%) WCF
14 24 (7.52%) HTML5
15 20 (6.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 19 (5.96%) XHTML
17 16 (5.02%) Classic ASP
18 13 (4.08%) DHTML
18 13 (4.08%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.21%) Social Media
2 17 (5.33%) W3C
3 14 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (4.39%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.13%) Clustering
6 6 (1.88%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.88%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.88%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.57%) Statistics
8 4 (1.25%) CMDB
8 4 (1.25%) EqualLogic
8 4 (1.25%) Firmware
9 3 (0.94%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.63%) PKI
10 2 (0.63%) iPhone
10 2 (0.63%) Replication
10 2 (0.63%) CLARiiON
10 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.31%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 155 (48.59%) Windows
2 52 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (6.27%) Windows 7
6 14 (4.39%) Windows XP
7 12 (3.76%) Windows 8
8 11 (3.45%) Linux
9 7 (2.19%) UNIX
10 5 (1.57%) Android
11 4 (1.25%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.63%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.31%) AIX
13 1 (0.31%) Solaris
13 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (30.41%) MVC
2 50 (15.67%) ITIL
3 45 (14.11%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (8.46%) Scrum
5 23 (7.21%) OO
6 21 (6.58%) Software Engineering
7 19 (5.96%) TDD
8 18 (5.64%) SEO
8 18 (5.64%) Project Management
9 16 (5.02%) Web Development
10 14 (4.39%) Unit Testing
10 14 (4.39%) Incident Management
11 13 (4.08%) Change Management
12 11 (3.45%) Configuration Management
13 10 (3.13%) Problem Management
13 10 (3.13%) Test Scripting
13 10 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (3.13%) OOD
13 10 (3.13%) SOA
14 9 (2.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 192 (60.19%) SQL
2 170 (53.29%) C#
3 114 (35.74%) JavaScript
4 35 (10.97%) VB.NET
5 27 (8.46%) T-SQL
6 16 (5.02%) C++
7 14 (4.39%) PowerShell
7 14 (4.39%) PHP
7 14 (4.39%) C
8 10 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.82%) VBA
10 8 (2.51%) VB
10 8 (2.51%) Java
11 7 (2.19%) VBScript
12 5 (1.57%) VB6
13 3 (0.94%) Python
13 3 (0.94%) Perl
14 1 (0.31%) XAML
14 1 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (11.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (11.60%) Degree
3 17 (5.33%) MCSE
4 12 (3.76%) CCNA
4 12 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.13%) MCP
6 7 (2.19%) MCDST
7 6 (1.88%) MCITP
8 5 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.25%) MCSA
10 3 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.94%) MCTS
11 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 2 (0.63%) VCAP
11 2 (0.63%) HND
11 2 (0.63%) ISEB
11 2 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.63%) PMP
11 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.08%) QA
1 13 (4.08%) WCAG
2 8 (2.51%) SLA
3 5 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.31%) GxP
System Software
1 75 (23.51%) Active Directory
2 55 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (16.61%) Hyper-V
4 39 (12.23%) XenApp
5 34 (10.66%) XenDesktop
6 15 (4.70%) vSphere
7 13 (4.08%) VMware ESX
8 8 (2.51%) XenServer
9 7 (2.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (1.25%) Terminal Server
11 3 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.94%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.63%) Xen
12 2 (0.63%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.31%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (4.08%) SCCM
2 4 (1.25%) SCOM
3 2 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.63%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.63%) Nagios
3 2 (0.63%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.31%) Puppet
4 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.31%) Ansible
Vendors
1 104 (32.60%) Microsoft
2 83 (26.02%) VMware
3 70 (21.94%) Citrix
4 31 (9.72%) Cisco
5 26 (8.15%) HP
6 24 (7.52%) Oracle
7 13 (4.08%) Dell
8 11 (3.45%) SAP
9 10 (3.13%) Sitecore
10 9 (2.82%) EMC
10 9 (2.82%) Google
11 7 (2.19%) JBoss
11 7 (2.19%) LANDesk
12 6 (1.88%) Juniper
13 5 (1.57%) IBM
13 5 (1.57%) Symantec
13 5 (1.57%) ProCurve
13 5 (1.57%) Fortinet
14 4 (1.25%) Zend
14 4 (1.25%) Remedy
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: 4 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens / Flexi Time
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £27323 - £28922 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Jumar Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum + competitive salary
Posted: 16 days ago