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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 125 119 110
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2528 2877 2883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.28% 2.42% 2.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.02% 11.55% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2134 2339 2479
Average salary £41,625 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £36,375
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +4.46%

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
22931 24913 23140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.67% 20.98% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19002 20497 19506
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 27 April 2015 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 27 April 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
England -9 2393 £42,500 +6.25% 323
London 0 990 £50,000 +7.52% 130
South East -34 472 £41,500 - 63
East of England 0 231 £38,000 -5.00% 27
South West +13 196 £35,000 -6.66% 24
Yorkshire -19 178 £40,000 +14.28% 30
City of London -47 170 £47,500 -5.00% 32
West Midlands -6 136 £35,000 +7.69% 14
Berkshire -40 124 £47,500 +18.75% 16
North West -13 123 £35,000 - 24
West Yorkshire -35 103 £42,500 +21.42% 18
Surrey -13 98 £45,000 +2.27% 6
Hertfordshire +11 79 £40,000 - 7
East Midlands -1 78 £36,000 +10.76% 9
Leeds -32 76 £42,500 +21.42% 11
Manchester -8 62 £32,500 -8.45% 6
Scotland +17 58 £40,000 -4.76% 5
Reading -11 57 £40,000 -3.61% 7
Gloucestershire +27 53 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Cambridgeshire +5 51 £38,000 -5.00% 9
West Sussex +13 50 £41,500 +3.10% 9
Hampshire -64 50 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Wiltshire +4 47 £33,750 -21.05% 9
North Yorkshire +28 46 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Essex -2 44 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Somerset +26 42 £35,000 +10.58% 3
Buckinghamshire -7 42 £39,000 +4.00% 4
Milton Keynes -10 42 £39,000 -2.50% 3
Oxfordshire +1 41 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Wales -5 40 £31,500 -13.10% 6

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 3217 (64.11%) Windows
2 3087 (61.52%) SQL Server
3 2580 (51.41%) SQL
4 2397 (47.77%) .NET
5 2373 (47.29%) Microsoft
6 1680 (33.48%) C#
7 1380 (27.50%) JavaScript
8 1363 (27.16%) Active Directory
9 1352 (26.94%) ASP.NET
10 1331 (26.52%) VMware
11 1325 (26.40%) HTML
12 1213 (24.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 1164 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
14 1152 (22.96%) MS Excel
15 1138 (22.68%) CSS
16 1088 (21.68%) Linux
17 930 (18.53%) VMware Infrastructure
18 899 (17.92%) MVC
19 892 (17.78%) Finance
20 803 (16.00%) Oracle
21 784 (15.62%) SQL Server 2008
22 781 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
23 774 (15.42%) XML
24 765 (15.25%) Web Services
24 765 (15.25%) Apache
25 762 (15.19%) jQuery
26 737 (14.69%) DNS
27 700 (13.95%) SharePoint
28 698 (13.91%) PowerShell
29 694 (13.83%) Firewall

IIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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
1 765 (15.25%) Apache
2 700 (13.95%) SharePoint
3 642 (12.79%) MS Exchange
4 442 (8.81%) Tomcat
5 309 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 215 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2007
7 212 (4.22%) CMS
8 204 (4.07%) SharePoint 2010
9 187 (3.73%) Lync
10 185 (3.69%) WebSphere
11 153 (3.05%) nginx
12 152 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
13 148 (2.95%) BizTalk Server
14 126 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
15 125 (2.49%) JBoss
16 108 (2.15%) WebLogic
17 91 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
17 91 (1.81%) Umbraco
18 89 (1.77%) Node.js
19 84 (1.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1152 (22.96%) MS Excel
2 425 (8.47%) MS Office
3 49 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 31 (0.62%) InfoPath
5 30 (0.60%) Photoshop
6 18 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 16 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
7 16 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 14 (0.28%) MS Project
9 5 (0.100%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.080%) FastStats
11 2 (0.040%) InDesign
11 2 (0.040%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.020%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.020%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 180 (3.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 58 (1.16%) RMDS
3 36 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 19 (0.38%) Sophis RISQUE
5 17 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
6 12 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 10 (0.20%) Changepoint
7 10 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
7 10 (0.20%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 9 (0.18%) SAP Business One
8 9 (0.18%) AWD
9 8 (0.16%) Maximo
10 7 (0.14%) CA PPM
11 5 (0.100%) Dynamics NAV
11 5 (0.100%) PeopleSoft HRMS
12 4 (0.080%) Tridion
13 3 (0.060%) Agresso
13 3 (0.060%) assyst
13 3 (0.060%) Magento
14 2 (0.040%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 371 (7.39%) Amazon AWS
2 361 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 233 (4.64%) Office 365
4 184 (3.67%) SaaS
5 117 (2.33%) IaaS
6 81 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
7 59 (1.18%) PaaS
8 45 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
8 45 (0.90%) GitHub
9 31 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
10 29 (0.58%) Google Analytics
11 27 (0.54%) Amazon S3
12 17 (0.34%) IBM SmartCloud
13 16 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 11 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
14 11 (0.22%) Google Apps
15 9 (0.18%) CloudFront
16 7 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
17 6 (0.12%) Symantec.cloud
17 6 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 737 (14.69%) DNS
2 694 (13.83%) Firewall
3 544 (10.84%) SAN
4 526 (10.48%) TCP/IP
5 457 (9.11%) Internet
6 420 (8.37%) WAN
7 401 (7.99%) DHCP
8 382 (7.61%) LAN
9 263 (5.24%) HTTP
10 256 (5.10%) NAS
11 231 (4.60%) VPN
12 164 (3.27%) SSL
13 140 (2.79%) SMTP
14 135 (2.69%) VoIP
15 134 (2.67%) iSCSI
16 115 (2.29%) FTP
17 112 (2.23%) MPLS
18 111 (2.21%) VLAN
19 109 (2.17%) Intranet
20 103 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3087 (61.52%) SQL Server
2 784 (15.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 522 (10.40%) MySQL
4 406 (8.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 297 (5.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 270 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 253 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 175 (3.49%) Oracle Database
9 145 (2.89%) Relational Database
10 108 (2.15%) DB2
11 100 (1.99%) MongoDB
12 82 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
13 76 (1.51%) SQL Server 2000
13 76 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
14 73 (1.45%) NoSQL
15 69 (1.38%) Hadoop
16 65 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
17 58 (1.16%) HBase
18 47 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
19 46 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 589 (11.74%) Visual Studio
2 321 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 289 (5.76%) Git (software)
4 286 (5.70%) NUnit
5 249 (4.96%) Subversion
6 228 (4.54%) TeamCity
7 141 (2.81%) JIRA
8 135 (2.69%) Jenkins
9 102 (2.03%) SpecFlow
10 79 (1.57%) Selenium
11 67 (1.34%) MSBuild
11 67 (1.34%) Rhino Mocks
12 51 (1.02%) FitNesse
13 50 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
14 48 (0.96%) Cucumber
15 45 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 44 (0.88%) CruiseControl
17 42 (0.84%) MSTest
18 39 (0.78%) ReSharper
19 37 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 892 (17.78%) Finance
2 223 (4.44%) Retail
3 178 (3.55%) Marketing
4 170 (3.39%) Banking
5 166 (3.31%) Back Office
6 108 (2.15%) Law
7 100 (1.99%) Telecoms
8 76 (1.51%) Publishing
9 72 (1.43%) Legal
10 64 (1.28%) Games
11 60 (1.20%) Advertising
12 52 (1.04%) Automotive
13 39 (0.78%) Financial Institution
13 39 (0.78%) German Language
14 32 (0.64%) Billing
15 30 (0.60%) French Language
16 23 (0.46%) Spanish Language
17 20 (0.40%) Manufacturing
18 17 (0.34%) Italian Language
19 16 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1506 (30.01%) Developer
2 681 (13.57%) Analyst
3 593 (11.82%) .NET Developer
4 429 (8.55%) Applications Support
5 427 (8.51%) Support Analyst
6 380 (7.57%) Support Engineer
7 367 (7.31%) Administrator
8 329 (6.56%) Consultant
9 314 (6.26%) C# Developer
10 292 (5.82%) Web Developer
11 283 (5.64%) Senior Developer
12 264 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
13 246 (4.90%) C# .NET Developer
14 243 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 236 (4.70%) Applications Support Analyst
16 231 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
17 205 (4.09%) Architect
18 199 (3.97%) Software Developer
19 176 (3.51%) Technical Support
20 175 (3.49%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2397 (47.77%) .NET
2 1352 (26.94%) ASP.NET
3 1325 (26.40%) HTML
4 1138 (22.68%) CSS
5 774 (15.42%) XML
6 765 (15.25%) Web Services
7 762 (15.19%) jQuery
8 663 (13.21%) .NET Framework
9 443 (8.83%) Ajax
10 433 (8.63%) WCF
11 430 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 339 (6.76%) HTML5
13 292 (5.82%) Entity Framework
14 251 (5.00%) LINQ
15 225 (4.48%) XSLT
16 203 (4.05%) CSS3
17 188 (3.75%) AngularJS
18 186 (3.71%) NHibernate
19 183 (3.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 171 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 396 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 390 (7.77%) Clustering
3 210 (4.18%) Computer Science
4 191 (3.81%) Mobile App
5 172 (3.43%) Replication
6 165 (3.29%) Open Source
7 145 (2.89%) Blackberry
8 140 (2.79%) User Experience
9 133 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
10 125 (2.49%) Management Information System
11 85 (1.69%) N-Tier
12 74 (1.47%) Client/Server
13 72 (1.43%) Blog
14 56 (1.12%) Mainframe
15 51 (1.02%) Public Cloud
16 49 (0.98%) W3C
17 47 (0.94%) Mathematics
18 44 (0.88%) Statistics
18 44 (0.88%) BBC
19 38 (0.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3217 (64.11%) Windows
2 1213 (24.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1088 (21.68%) Linux
4 781 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 689 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 269 (5.36%) UNIX
7 214 (4.26%) Windows 7
8 192 (3.83%) Solaris
9 172 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 139 (2.77%) Android
11 125 (2.49%) Windows 8
12 121 (2.41%) CentOS
13 111 (2.21%) Ubuntu
14 105 (2.09%) Windows XP
15 87 (1.73%) Debian
16 80 (1.59%) Apple iOS
17 59 (1.18%) Windows 2000
18 53 (1.06%) Windows Vista
19 38 (0.76%) AIX
20 29 (0.58%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1164 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
2 899 (17.92%) MVC
3 652 (12.99%) ITIL
4 432 (8.61%) DevOps
5 375 (7.47%) OO
6 339 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
7 336 (6.70%) Web Development
8 334 (6.66%) E-Commerce
9 328 (6.54%) Scrum
10 300 (5.98%) Project Management
11 299 (5.96%) CRM
12 268 (5.34%) TDD
13 261 (5.20%) Load Balancing
14 259 (5.16%) Mentoring
15 252 (5.02%) Software Engineering
16 249 (4.96%) Configuration Management
17 247 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
18 242 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
19 214 (4.26%) Migration
20 198 (3.95%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2580 (51.41%) SQL
2 1680 (33.48%) C#
3 1380 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 698 (13.91%) PowerShell
5 547 (10.90%) T-SQL
6 543 (10.82%) Java
7 303 (6.04%) PHP
8 299 (5.96%) VB.NET
9 261 (5.20%) Perl
10 193 (3.85%) Python
11 177 (3.53%) VB
12 161 (3.21%) Bash Shell
13 138 (2.75%) Ruby
14 110 (2.19%) VBScript
15 107 (2.13%) C++
16 100 (1.99%) C
17 86 (1.71%) Shell Script
18 74 (1.47%) PL/SQL
19 49 (0.98%) VBA
20 40 (0.80%) VB6
Qualifications
1 619 (12.34%) Degree
2 506 (10.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 279 (5.56%) MCSE
4 220 (4.38%) Security Cleared
5 159 (3.17%) SC Cleared
6 142 (2.83%) MCP
7 115 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
8 112 (2.23%) MCITP
9 105 (2.09%) MCSA
10 96 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 94 (1.87%) DV Cleared
12 87 (1.73%) CCNA
13 80 (1.59%) CISSP
13 80 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
14 68 (1.36%) MCSD
15 60 (1.20%) MCTS
16 37 (0.74%) MCAD
17 30 (0.60%) CISM
18 27 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 26 (0.52%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 233 (4.64%) SLA
2 216 (4.30%) QA
3 137 (2.73%) PCI DSS
4 127 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (0.50%) FISMA
6 22 (0.44%) COBIT
7 21 (0.42%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.14%) JSP 440
10 6 (0.12%) WCAG
11 5 (0.100%) HL7
12 4 (0.080%) WAI
13 2 (0.040%) DO-178B
13 2 (0.040%) Data Quality
14 1 (0.020%) DICOM
System Software
1 1363 (27.16%) Active Directory
2 930 (18.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 490 (9.76%) Hyper-V
4 314 (6.26%) vSphere
5 183 (3.65%) VMware ESX
6 168 (3.35%) VMware ESXi
7 164 (3.27%) XenApp
8 122 (2.43%) NFS
9 113 (2.25%) Terminal Services
9 113 (2.25%) ISA Server
10 103 (2.05%) XenDesktop
11 78 (1.55%) SRDF
12 74 (1.47%) vCloud
13 65 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
14 63 (1.26%) Terminal Server
14 63 (1.26%) KVM
15 54 (1.08%) Xen
16 53 (1.06%) XenServer
17 39 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
18 36 (0.72%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 269 (5.36%) Puppet
2 241 (4.80%) SCCM
3 228 (4.54%) Opscode Chef
4 199 (3.97%) Nagios
5 158 (3.15%) SCOM
6 106 (2.11%) NetBackup
7 91 (1.81%) ZABBIX
8 80 (1.59%) Backup Exec
9 64 (1.28%) Graphite
10 61 (1.22%) Tivoli
11 60 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
11 60 (1.20%) logstash
12 55 (1.10%) Ansible
13 48 (0.96%) WSUS
14 46 (0.92%) Opsview
15 43 (0.86%) Kibana
16 41 (0.82%) HAProxy
17 39 (0.78%) Zenoss
18 34 (0.68%) Unicenter
19 33 (0.66%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2373 (47.29%) Microsoft
2 1331 (26.52%) VMware
3 803 (16.00%) Oracle
4 616 (12.28%) Cisco
5 504 (10.04%) Citrix
6 334 (6.66%) HP
7 263 (5.24%) IBM
8 223 (4.44%) Red Hat
9 212 (4.22%) Dell
10 171 (3.41%) NetApp
11 157 (3.13%) Symantec
12 140 (2.79%) Google
13 131 (2.61%) EMC
14 112 (2.23%) Intel
15 98 (1.95%) Veritas
16 97 (1.93%) Juniper
17 92 (1.83%) F5
18 83 (1.65%) Splunk
19 76 (1.51%) Veeam
20 73 (1.45%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 28000
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 20% bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Proteus Europe
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £16500 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Essex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary to be discussed upon application
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 32,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
itecopeople
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30k - £35k per annum + Pension, 25 days a/l, flexible woking
Posted: 13 hours ago