The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 169 137 132
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -5
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2094 2532 2890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.03% 2.28% 2.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.75% 10.95% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 2144 2353
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,650 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
21470 23131 25303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.77% 20.83% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18340 19180 20837
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IIS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IIS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IIS within the UK.

IIS Salary Trend in the UK

IIS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IIS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 within the UK.

IIS Salary Histogram in the UK

IIS
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
England -27 1975 £42,500 - 218
London -60 737 £50,000 - 66
South East +24 491 £40,000 -4.76% 55
Yorkshire +11 178 £40,000 - 23
East of England -19 162 £42,500 +11.84% 14
South West -22 154 £37,500 +7.14% 12
City of London +33 150 £50,000 +5.26% 18
Berkshire +30 144 £47,500 -5.00% 14
West Yorkshire +29 129 £40,000 -5.88% 14
East Midlands +13 92 £38,500 +6.94% 9
Surrey -9 89 £42,500 -5.55% 13
North West -32 72 £35,000 - 17
Cambridgeshire +15 71 £46,500 +22.36% 4
West Midlands -73 69 £34,000 -2.85% 16
Reading +30 65 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Hampshire +32 63 £35,000 -22.22% 11
Leeds -8 62 £35,500 -17.91% 4
East Sussex +49 54 £35,000 -10.88% 2
West Sussex -10 49 £40,000 -4.76% 3
Wiltshire -8 46 £34,000 +0.74% 3
Scotland -15 46 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Swindon +8 45 £34,000 -13.92% 1
Nottinghamshire +20 40 £40,000 +21.04% 6
Bradford +33 36 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Cambridge +27 36 £46,000 +31.42% 1
Brighton +26 36 £35,000 -10.88% 1
Manchester -20 36 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Bristol +13 35 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Birmingham -12 35 £32,500 -13.90% 9
Southampton +24 34 £35,000 -22.22% 5

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 2706 (62.49%) Windows
2 2421 (55.91%) SQL Server
3 2054 (47.44%) Microsoft
4 2044 (47.21%) SQL
5 1931 (44.60%) .NET
6 1564 (36.12%) Windows Server
7 1531 (35.36%) C#
8 1168 (26.97%) Active Directory
9 1095 (25.29%) JavaScript
10 1085 (25.06%) ASP.NET
11 1056 (24.39%) HTML
12 978 (22.59%) Agile Software Development
13 949 (21.92%) Finance
14 914 (21.11%) VMware
15 895 (20.67%) Windows Server 2008
16 879 (20.30%) PowerShell
17 853 (19.70%) Linux
18 851 (19.65%) MS Excel
19 822 (18.98%) MVC
20 786 (18.15%) CSS
21 726 (16.77%) ITIL
22 721 (16.65%) Degree
23 665 (15.36%) Web Services
24 662 (15.29%) DNS
25 656 (15.15%) XML
26 642 (14.83%) Windows Server 2012
27 605 (13.97%) jQuery
28 596 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
29 572 (13.21%) Oracle
30 567 (13.09%) Firewall

IIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 536 (12.38%) Apache
2 490 (11.32%) SharePoint
3 414 (9.56%) Tomcat
4 413 (9.54%) MS Exchange
5 220 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 214 (4.94%) CMS
7 176 (4.06%) WebSphere
8 137 (3.16%) JBoss
9 132 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
10 124 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
11 113 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
12 93 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
12 93 (2.15%) Skype for Business
13 91 (2.10%) WebLogic
14 88 (2.03%) Node.js
15 70 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
16 58 (1.34%) Confluence
17 57 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
17 57 (1.32%) Umbraco
18 52 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 851 (19.65%) MS Excel
2 319 (7.37%) MS Office
3 34 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 27 (0.62%) InfoPath
5 22 (0.51%) Photoshop
6 13 (0.30%) MS Project
7 12 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.069%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.023%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.023%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 80 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 10 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.21%) Cognos Planning
5 9 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
5 9 (0.21%) ResourceLink
5 9 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
6 7 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
6 7 (0.16%) Magento
7 6 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.092%) AWD
9 4 (0.092%) Maximo
10 3 (0.069%) Changepoint
10 3 (0.069%) Exstream
10 3 (0.069%) KANA IQ
10 3 (0.069%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.069%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 317 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 268 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
3 231 (5.33%) Office 365
4 155 (3.58%) SaaS
5 61 (1.41%) IaaS
6 55 (1.27%) PaaS
7 40 (0.92%) GitHub
8 31 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
9 27 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
10 25 (0.58%) Mimecast
11 22 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
12 21 (0.48%) Google Analytics
13 15 (0.35%) Amazon S3
14 13 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
14 13 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 12 (0.28%) Google Tag Manager
15 12 (0.28%) Heroku
16 11 (0.25%) Sage Pay
17 10 (0.23%) OneDrive
18 9 (0.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 662 (15.29%) DNS
2 567 (13.09%) Firewall
3 423 (9.77%) TCP/IP
4 412 (9.52%) SAN
5 342 (7.90%) DHCP
6 337 (7.78%) Internet
7 233 (5.38%) LAN
8 225 (5.20%) WAN
9 200 (4.62%) HTTP
10 199 (4.60%) VPN
11 134 (3.09%) SSL
12 108 (2.49%) NAS
13 106 (2.45%) Intranet
14 93 (2.15%) Network Security
15 87 (2.01%) SMTP
16 79 (1.82%) iSCSI
16 79 (1.82%) VoIP
17 77 (1.78%) SNMP
18 76 (1.76%) FTP
19 70 (1.62%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2421 (55.91%) SQL Server
2 559 (12.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 374 (8.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 310 (7.16%) MySQL
5 199 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 186 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 178 (4.11%) Relational Database
8 128 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 126 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
10 92 (2.12%) NoSQL
11 90 (2.08%) MongoDB
12 77 (1.78%) Oracle Database
13 55 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 50 (1.15%) RDBMS
15 45 (1.04%) DB2
16 37 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
17 36 (0.83%) MS Access
18 35 (0.81%) Big Data
19 30 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
20 29 (0.67%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 504 (11.64%) Visual Studio
2 415 (9.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 274 (6.33%) Git (software)
4 195 (4.50%) Subversion
5 189 (4.36%) Jenkins
6 158 (3.65%) JIRA
7 149 (3.44%) TeamCity
8 133 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
9 80 (1.85%) NUnit
10 55 (1.27%) MSBuild
11 46 (1.06%) Selenium
12 44 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 32 (0.74%) Toad
14 29 (0.67%) SoapUI
15 28 (0.65%) Moq
16 25 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 23 (0.53%) Introscope
17 23 (0.53%) LoadRunner
18 21 (0.48%) ReSharper
19 19 (0.44%) PowerBuilder
General
1 949 (21.92%) Finance
2 226 (5.22%) Banking
3 143 (3.30%) Marketing
4 124 (2.86%) Retail
5 120 (2.77%) Telecoms
6 95 (2.19%) Law
7 76 (1.76%) Legal
8 70 (1.62%) Advertising
9 60 (1.39%) Back Office
10 48 (1.11%) Publishing
11 43 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 32 (0.74%) Manufacturing
13 31 (0.72%) German Language
14 28 (0.65%) French Language
14 28 (0.65%) Games
15 18 (0.42%) Investment Banking
16 16 (0.37%) Front Office
16 16 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (0.35%) Local Government
18 13 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1350 (31.18%) Developer
2 741 (17.11%) .NET Developer
3 640 (14.78%) C# Developer
4 631 (14.57%) Analyst
5 503 (11.62%) Applications Support
6 485 (11.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 426 (9.84%) Support Analyst
8 348 (8.04%) Support Engineer
9 293 (6.77%) ASP.NET Developer
10 287 (6.63%) Administrator
11 285 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 272 (6.28%) Applications Support Analyst
13 250 (5.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 241 (5.57%) Consultant
15 216 (4.99%) Web Developer
16 202 (4.67%) Windows Engineer
17 195 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
18 194 (4.48%) Software Developer
19 183 (4.23%) DevOps Engineer
20 181 (4.18%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1931 (44.60%) .NET
2 1085 (25.06%) ASP.NET
3 1056 (24.39%) HTML
4 786 (18.15%) CSS
5 665 (15.36%) Web Services
6 656 (15.15%) XML
7 605 (13.97%) jQuery
8 437 (10.09%) .NET Framework
9 423 (9.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 398 (9.19%) HTML5
11 325 (7.51%) WCF
12 311 (7.18%) Ajax
13 236 (5.45%) AngularJS
14 227 (5.24%) SOAP
15 198 (4.57%) CSS3
16 193 (4.46%) ASP.NET Web API
17 174 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 160 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 149 (3.44%) REST
20 145 (3.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 370 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
2 356 (8.22%) Computer Science
3 291 (6.72%) Data Centre
4 220 (5.08%) Clustering
5 136 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
6 128 (2.96%) Management Information System
7 120 (2.77%) User Experience
8 92 (2.12%) Mobile App
9 87 (2.01%) Security Operations Centre
10 68 (1.57%) Replication
11 55 (1.27%) Driving Licence
11 55 (1.27%) PKI
12 53 (1.22%) Blackberry
12 53 (1.22%) N-Tier
13 50 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
14 44 (1.02%) Mainframe
15 42 (0.97%) iPhone
16 41 (0.95%) Client/Server
16 41 (0.95%) Mathematics
17 39 (0.90%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2706 (62.49%) Windows
2 1564 (36.12%) Windows Server
3 895 (20.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 853 (19.70%) Linux
5 642 (14.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 294 (6.79%) Unix
7 236 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 171 (3.95%) Windows 7
9 151 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 93 (2.15%) Android
11 76 (1.76%) Ubuntu
11 76 (1.76%) Windows 8
12 75 (1.73%) Apple iOS
13 71 (1.64%) CentOS
14 49 (1.13%) Windows XP
15 39 (0.90%) Debian
15 39 (0.90%) Solaris
16 28 (0.65%) Windows 10
17 24 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
18 22 (0.51%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 978 (22.59%) Agile Software Development
2 822 (18.98%) MVC
3 726 (16.77%) ITIL
4 441 (10.18%) DevOps
5 431 (9.95%) Web Development
6 332 (7.67%) Scrum
7 317 (7.32%) TDD
8 315 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
9 301 (6.95%) Project Management
10 294 (6.79%) SDLC
11 253 (5.84%) Software Engineering
12 248 (5.73%) OO
13 221 (5.10%) Unit Testing
14 195 (4.50%) CRM
15 192 (4.43%) Mentoring
16 191 (4.41%) High Availability
17 164 (3.79%) Load Balancing
18 154 (3.56%) E-Commerce
19 149 (3.44%) Configuration Management
19 149 (3.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2044 (47.21%) SQL
2 1531 (35.36%) C#
3 1095 (25.29%) JavaScript
4 879 (20.30%) PowerShell
5 426 (9.84%) Java
6 363 (8.38%) T-SQL
7 272 (6.28%) VB
8 216 (4.99%) VB.NET
9 194 (4.48%) PHP
10 190 (4.39%) Python
11 174 (4.02%) Perl
12 172 (3.97%) C++
13 162 (3.74%) Bash Shell
14 114 (2.63%) VBScript
15 98 (2.26%) C
16 93 (2.15%) Ruby
17 90 (2.08%) VBA
18 58 (1.34%) Shell Script
19 47 (1.09%) VB6
20 28 (0.65%) XPath
Qualifications
1 721 (16.65%) Degree
2 377 (8.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 213 (4.92%) CISSP
4 209 (4.83%) MCSE
5 197 (4.55%) IISP
6 143 (3.30%) CISM
7 116 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
8 110 (2.54%) MCP
9 104 (2.40%) Security Cleared
10 103 (2.38%) MCSA
11 83 (1.92%) CCNA
12 71 (1.64%) MCITP
13 66 (1.52%) CISA
14 64 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 62 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
16 50 (1.15%) ISEB
17 45 (1.04%) SC Cleared
18 42 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
19 40 (0.92%) CCNP
19 40 (0.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (4.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 194 (4.48%) SLA
3 165 (3.81%) QA
4 158 (3.65%) PCI DSS
5 21 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 13 (0.30%) COBIT
7 9 (0.21%) RMADS
7 9 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 6 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
9 6 (0.14%) ISO27005
10 4 (0.092%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.069%) HL7
12 2 (0.046%) BS25999
12 2 (0.046%) GxP
12 2 (0.046%) ISO22301
12 2 (0.046%) ISO27002
12 2 (0.046%) SEPA
13 1 (0.023%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.023%) SAS 70
System Software
1 1168 (26.97%) Active Directory
2 596 (13.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 311 (7.18%) Hyper-V
4 193 (4.46%) vSphere
5 126 (2.91%) XenApp
6 90 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
7 86 (1.99%) VMware ESX
8 82 (1.89%) Terminal Services
9 61 (1.41%) Docker
10 55 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
11 40 (0.92%) XenDesktop
12 30 (0.69%) Terminal Server
13 22 (0.51%) ISA Server
14 18 (0.42%) vCloud
14 18 (0.42%) XenServer
15 17 (0.39%) NFS
16 16 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
17 15 (0.35%) Corosync
18 14 (0.32%) BitLocker
18 14 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 243 (5.61%) SCCM
2 221 (5.10%) Puppet
3 170 (3.93%) Opscode Chef
4 169 (3.90%) Nagios
5 168 (3.88%) SCOM
6 82 (1.89%) Backup Exec
7 69 (1.59%) Ansible
7 69 (1.59%) WSUS
8 56 (1.29%) ZABBIX
9 54 (1.25%) QRadar
10 52 (1.20%) NetBackup
11 31 (0.72%) SCOrch
12 27 (0.62%) HAProxy
13 24 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
14 21 (0.48%) EdgeSight
14 21 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
15 20 (0.46%) Zenoss
16 19 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
16 19 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 19 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2054 (47.44%) Microsoft
2 914 (21.11%) VMware
3 572 (13.21%) Oracle
4 445 (10.28%) Cisco
5 354 (8.18%) Citrix
6 318 (7.34%) HP
7 192 (4.43%) Dell
8 187 (4.32%) Red Hat
9 143 (3.30%) IBM
10 111 (2.56%) Splunk
11 99 (2.29%) ArcSight
12 97 (2.24%) Google
13 94 (2.17%) NetApp
14 85 (1.96%) F5
15 73 (1.69%) SolarWinds
16 70 (1.62%) EMC
17 67 (1.55%) CheckPoint
18 63 (1.45%) Symantec
19 56 (1.29%) Veeam
20 50 (1.15%) Sitecore
West London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + ben
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Tec Partners
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Strike IT Services
Salary: £50k + up to 7k personal bonus + company bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36672.00 - £46414.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: 22 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £46000 - £52000 per annum + Car, Pension, BUPA, Bonus + more
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Relocation Package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28500.00 - £35000.00 per annum + holiday, pension, flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa45-60k+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Health insurance + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday