The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 107 110 106
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2974 2708 3019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.54% 2.49% 2.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.05% 12.37% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2421 2301 2716
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,550 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24684 21888 24116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.11% 20.13% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20355 18447 20685
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 30 July 2014 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 30 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
England +1 2796 £41,000 +2.50% 247
London -4 1074 £47,500 - 91
South East -6 761 £41,500 +3.75% 54
City of London +14 248 £50,000 - 26
East of England +5 239 £40,000 +1.26% 22
South West +45 238 £36,500 +12.30% 10
Berkshire +8 200 £40,000 - 10
North West +1 175 £34,000 +4.61% 19
Hampshire +21 165 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Surrey -23 154 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Yorkshire -15 134 £39,500 +41.07% 15
West Yorkshire -8 118 £37,500 +33.92% 12
West Midlands +16 110 £37,500 +25.00% 13
Manchester -5 110 £35,000 +2.94% 10
Leeds -11 95 £37,000 +27.58% 6
West Sussex +27 80 £41,500 +15.27% 1
Hertfordshire +6 78 £42,500 - 6
Portsmouth +21 72 £23,500 +4.44% 2
Somerset +10 71 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Scotland +20 67 £40,000 +5.26% 15
Reading -3 67 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East Midlands -30 66 £35,000 -6.66% 17
Cheshire +13 56 £30,000 +6.19% 5
Bedfordshire +7 56 £42,000 -11.57% 7
Nottinghamshire +24 46 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Wales +5 45 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Crawley +31 44 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Kent -17 44 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Gloucestershire +26 43 £37,000 +29.82% 1
Buckinghamshire -27 43 £40,500 +22.72% 7

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 3759 (64.26%) Windows
2 3378 (57.74%) SQL Server
3 2893 (49.45%) .NET
4 2844 (48.62%) SQL
5 2716 (46.43%) Microsoft
6 2121 (36.26%) C#
7 1844 (31.52%) ASP.NET
8 1572 (26.87%) HTML
9 1547 (26.44%) JavaScript
10 1398 (23.90%) Active Directory
11 1393 (23.81%) VMware
12 1391 (23.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 1324 (22.63%) CSS
14 1277 (21.83%) MS Excel
15 1158 (19.79%) Linux
16 1138 (19.45%) Web Services
17 1048 (17.91%) XML
18 1005 (17.18%) Finance
19 968 (16.55%) MVC
20 965 (16.50%) DNS
21 952 (16.27%) jQuery
22 925 (15.81%) VMware Infrastructure
23 877 (14.99%) Apache
24 865 (14.79%) Windows Server 2003
25 837 (14.31%) Degree
26 790 (13.50%) .NET Framework
27 787 (13.45%) SQL Server 2008
28 785 (13.42%) Oracle
29 774 (13.23%) Java
30 757 (12.94%) SharePoint

IIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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
1 877 (14.99%) Apache
2 757 (12.94%) SharePoint
3 629 (10.75%) MS Exchange
4 526 (8.99%) Tomcat
5 309 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 288 (4.92%) CMS
7 279 (4.77%) BizTalk Server
8 217 (3.71%) WebSphere
9 191 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 153 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 153 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2003
11 146 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 138 (2.36%) nginx
13 129 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
14 122 (2.09%) SharePoint Server
15 115 (1.97%) Lync
16 114 (1.95%) Umbraco
17 112 (1.91%) WebLogic
18 106 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
19 98 (1.68%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 1277 (21.83%) MS Excel
2 383 (6.55%) MS Office
3 62 (1.06%) Photoshop
3 62 (1.06%) MS Project
3 62 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 40 (0.68%) InfoPath
5 25 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 21 (0.36%) Fireworks
7 8 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.14%) InDesign
7 8 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.12%) PowerPivot
9 6 (0.10%) Acrobat
10 4 (0.068%) ArcInfo
11 3 (0.051%) Final Cut Pro
11 3 (0.051%) Quicktime
11 3 (0.051%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.017%) GIMP
12 1 (0.017%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.017%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 140 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 80 (1.37%) Fredhopper
3 33 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 23 (0.39%) WebTrends
5 17 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
6 16 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 16 (0.27%) SunGard AvantGard
6 16 (0.27%) RMDS
7 14 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
7 14 (0.24%) IntelliMatch
7 14 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
7 14 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
8 13 (0.22%) SAP Business One
9 12 (0.21%) Maximo
10 10 (0.17%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
11 8 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
11 8 (0.14%) Magento
12 7 (0.12%) AWD
12 7 (0.12%) Markit EDM
12 7 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 312 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 226 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
3 179 (3.06%) SaaS
4 108 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 102 (1.74%) IaaS
6 99 (1.69%) Office 365
7 72 (1.23%) PaaS
8 70 (1.20%) GitHub
9 55 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
10 32 (0.55%) Amazon S3
11 30 (0.51%) Trello
12 16 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
13 14 (0.24%) Google Apps
14 12 (0.21%) CloudFront
15 10 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
16 8 (0.14%) Basecamp
17 3 (0.051%) Force.com
17 3 (0.051%) Google App Engine
18 2 (0.034%) Amazon ELB
18 2 (0.034%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 965 (16.50%) DNS
2 700 (11.97%) Firewall
3 688 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 595 (10.17%) Internet
5 587 (10.03%) SAN
6 508 (8.68%) DHCP
7 330 (5.64%) HTTP
8 307 (5.25%) LAN
9 303 (5.18%) WAN
10 295 (5.04%) VPN
11 264 (4.51%) NAS
12 207 (3.54%) SSL
13 165 (2.82%) SMTP
14 164 (2.80%) FTP
15 145 (2.48%) LDAP
16 130 (2.22%) VLAN
17 126 (2.15%) Network Security
18 120 (2.05%) Cisco IOS
19 118 (2.02%) VoIP
20 117 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3378 (57.74%) SQL Server
2 787 (13.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 657 (11.23%) MySQL
4 572 (9.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 375 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 307 (5.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 296 (5.06%) Relational Database
8 263 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 146 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 137 (2.34%) Oracle Database
11 113 (1.93%) RavenDB
12 97 (1.66%) MongoDB
13 93 (1.59%) NoSQL
14 89 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 89 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
15 80 (1.37%) RDBMS
16 69 (1.18%) DB2
17 68 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
18 54 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
19 52 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 663 (11.33%) Visual Studio
2 496 (8.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 362 (6.19%) Subversion
4 317 (5.42%) Git (software)
5 278 (4.75%) NUnit
6 268 (4.58%) TeamCity
7 201 (3.44%) JIRA
8 134 (2.29%) Jenkins
9 118 (2.02%) ReSharper
10 110 (1.88%) Rhino Mocks
11 103 (1.76%) MSBuild
12 92 (1.57%) NCrunch
13 91 (1.56%) Cucumber
14 72 (1.23%) Selenium
15 70 (1.20%) Moq
16 67 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 64 (1.09%) WATIR
18 55 (0.94%) Hudson
19 49 (0.84%) SpecFlow
20 48 (0.82%) Eclipse
General
1 1005 (17.18%) Finance
2 373 (6.38%) Retail
3 231 (3.95%) Marketing
4 220 (3.76%) Banking
5 163 (2.79%) Back Office
6 153 (2.62%) Telecoms
7 114 (1.95%) Publishing
8 110 (1.88%) Law
9 102 (1.74%) Legal
10 84 (1.44%) Manufacturing
11 82 (1.40%) Advertising
12 53 (0.91%) Games
12 53 (0.91%) Investment Banking
13 42 (0.72%) French Language
14 34 (0.58%) Music Industry
15 32 (0.55%) Financial Institution
15 32 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
16 24 (0.41%) German Language
17 22 (0.38%) Front Office
17 22 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1891 (32.32%) Developer
2 762 (13.03%) .NET Developer
3 751 (12.84%) Analyst
4 430 (7.35%) Applications Support
5 424 (7.25%) Administrator
6 403 (6.89%) C# Developer
7 392 (6.70%) Support Engineer
8 391 (6.68%) Support Analyst
9 385 (6.58%) Senior Developer
10 349 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 308 (5.26%) Web Developer
12 299 (5.11%) C# .NET Developer
13 296 (5.06%) Software Developer
14 290 (4.96%) Consultant
15 283 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
16 257 (4.39%) Architect
17 218 (3.73%) ASP.NET Developer
18 212 (3.62%) Systems Engineer
19 180 (3.08%) Applications Support Analyst
20 175 (2.99%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2893 (49.45%) .NET
2 1844 (31.52%) ASP.NET
3 1572 (26.87%) HTML
4 1324 (22.63%) CSS
5 1138 (19.45%) Web Services
6 1048 (17.91%) XML
7 952 (16.27%) jQuery
8 790 (13.50%) .NET Framework
9 694 (11.86%) WCF
10 506 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 487 (8.32%) Ajax
12 326 (5.57%) HTML5
13 310 (5.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 286 (4.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 277 (4.74%) XSLT
16 272 (4.65%) LINQ
17 261 (4.46%) MSMQ
18 258 (4.41%) SOAP
19 206 (3.52%) NHibernate
19 206 (3.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 378 (6.46%) Clustering
2 373 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 200 (3.42%) Open Source
4 165 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 164 (2.80%) Management Information System
6 139 (2.38%) Replication
7 133 (2.27%) Mobile App
8 109 (1.86%) Blackberry
9 94 (1.61%) N-Tier
10 87 (1.49%) Client/Server
11 79 (1.35%) Statistics
12 59 (1.01%) Blog
13 57 (0.97%) Social Media
14 55 (0.94%) Mathematics
15 49 (0.84%) W3C
16 45 (0.77%) iPhone
17 40 (0.68%) Thin Client
17 40 (0.68%) Fat Client
18 31 (0.53%) Kindle
19 30 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3759 (64.26%) Windows
2 1391 (23.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1158 (19.79%) Linux
4 865 (14.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 633 (10.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 386 (6.60%) UNIX
7 271 (4.63%) Windows 7
8 229 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 212 (3.62%) Windows XP
10 173 (2.96%) Android
11 140 (2.39%) Solaris
12 130 (2.22%) Windows 8
13 112 (1.91%) Debian
14 109 (1.86%) CentOS
15 107 (1.83%) Apple iOS
16 99 (1.69%) Ubuntu
17 85 (1.45%) Windows Vista
18 56 (0.96%) AIX
19 46 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
20 42 (0.72%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 968 (16.55%) MVC
2 714 (12.21%) ITIL
3 658 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
4 647 (11.06%) E-Commerce
5 454 (7.76%) OO
6 407 (6.96%) TDD
7 397 (6.79%) Web Development
8 366 (6.26%) Scrum
9 344 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 317 (5.42%) Unit Testing
11 309 (5.28%) Load Balancing
12 287 (4.91%) DevOps
13 267 (4.56%) Performance Tuning
14 261 (4.46%) Project Management
15 242 (4.14%) SOA
16 225 (3.85%) CRM
16 225 (3.85%) Software Engineering
17 218 (3.73%) Migration
18 216 (3.69%) Configuration Management
19 203 (3.47%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2844 (48.62%) SQL
2 2121 (36.26%) C#
3 1547 (26.44%) JavaScript
4 774 (13.23%) Java
5 645 (11.03%) T-SQL
6 609 (10.41%) PowerShell
7 434 (7.42%) VB.NET
8 402 (6.87%) PHP
9 306 (5.23%) VB
10 239 (4.09%) Perl
11 225 (3.85%) Ruby
12 220 (3.76%) Bash Shell
13 190 (3.25%) VBScript
14 175 (2.99%) Python
15 128 (2.19%) C++
16 82 (1.40%) VBA
17 73 (1.25%) C
18 62 (1.06%) PL/SQL
19 53 (0.91%) Shell Script
20 51 (0.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 837 (14.31%) Degree
2 614 (10.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 366 (6.26%) MCSE
4 172 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 163 (2.79%) MCITP
6 151 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
7 149 (2.55%) CCNA
8 133 (2.27%) MCSA
9 115 (1.97%) MCP
10 103 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 97 (1.66%) SC Cleared
12 87 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
13 74 (1.26%) CISSP
14 71 (1.21%) MCTS
15 67 (1.15%) CCNP
16 48 (0.82%) DV Cleared
17 44 (0.75%) MCSD
18 38 (0.65%) CISM
19 33 (0.56%) ISEB
20 24 (0.41%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 313 (5.35%) QA
2 213 (3.64%) SLA
3 157 (2.68%) PCI DSS
4 93 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 68 (1.16%) ISO 9001
6 43 (0.74%) WCAG
7 33 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 16 (0.27%) WAI
9 13 (0.22%) COBIT
10 5 (0.085%) HL7
11 4 (0.068%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.034%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.017%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.017%) GxP
System Software
1 1398 (23.90%) Active Directory
2 925 (15.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 376 (6.43%) Hyper-V
4 291 (4.97%) vSphere
5 230 (3.93%) VMware ESX
6 167 (2.85%) XenApp
7 128 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
8 105 (1.79%) ISA Server
9 100 (1.71%) XenDesktop
10 90 (1.54%) Terminal Services
11 73 (1.25%) Forefront TMG
12 68 (1.16%) KVM
13 57 (0.97%) XenServer
14 44 (0.75%) Varnish
15 42 (0.72%) UAG
16 33 (0.56%) Samba
17 31 (0.53%) Terminal Server
18 29 (0.50%) NFS
19 28 (0.48%) Xen
20 26 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 184 (3.15%) Puppet
2 182 (3.11%) SCCM
3 165 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
4 138 (2.36%) SCOM
4 138 (2.36%) Nagios
5 126 (2.15%) WSUS
6 109 (1.86%) NetBackup
7 96 (1.64%) Backup Exec
8 87 (1.49%) ZABBIX
9 56 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
10 51 (0.87%) Tivoli
11 48 (0.82%) logstash
12 37 (0.63%) HAProxy
12 37 (0.63%) StatsD
13 34 (0.58%) Kibana
13 34 (0.58%) Opsview
14 27 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 24 (0.41%) ARCserve
16 19 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 17 (0.29%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2716 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 1393 (23.81%) VMware
3 785 (13.42%) Oracle
4 617 (10.55%) Cisco
5 583 (9.97%) Citrix
6 326 (5.57%) HP
7 258 (4.41%) Red Hat
8 237 (4.05%) JBoss
9 228 (3.90%) IBM
10 178 (3.04%) Dell
11 142 (2.43%) Symantec
12 131 (2.24%) Google
13 130 (2.22%) EMC
13 130 (2.22%) Juniper
14 113 (1.93%) NetApp
15 97 (1.66%) CheckPoint
16 93 (1.59%) Apple
17 92 (1.57%) EPiServer
18 90 (1.54%) Sitecore
19 89 (1.52%) SAP
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: negotiable salary
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East London
Blue Bridge Solutions Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Surrey
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Capita
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Camden, London
ASOS
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 20 hours ago
Camden, London
ASOS
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago