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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 127 118 111
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2479 2896 2826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.35% 2.45% 2.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.20% 11.53% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2083 2427 2465
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +5.47%

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
22134 25123 22860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.95% 21.25% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18429 21010 19399
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 May 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 29 May 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 -10 2321 £42,500 +6.25% 260
London +12 962 £50,000 +5.26% 103
South East -37 453 £42,500 - 46
East of England +2 237 £38,000 -5.00% 22
South West -5 201 £35,000 -0.70% 14
Yorkshire +6 192 £40,000 +9.58% 14
City of London -45 147 £45,000 -10.00% 32
North West -8 116 £32,750 -6.42% 27
West Midlands -19 111 £38,500 +24.19% 20
Berkshire -39 108 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Surrey +8 94 £47,500 +5.55% 14
West Yorkshire -27 93 £35,000 - 6
Hertfordshire +26 88 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Leeds -23 76 £35,750 +2.14% 4
Wiltshire +20 72 £36,500 -12.57% 4
North Yorkshire +55 67 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Manchester -3 64 £35,000 - 13
Cambridgeshire +22 57 £38,000 -5.00% 9
Reading -2 56 £41,250 -15.38% 3
Kent -3 53 £37,500 -16.66% 8
West Sussex -5 53 £42,500 +1.19% 5
Oxfordshire +20 52 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Scotland +7 49 £40,000 - 10
Wales +5 48 £30,500 -12.85% 8
East Midlands -18 48 £35,000 +7.69% 7
South Wales +1 44 £31,500 -10.00% 8
Gloucestershire +14 41 £35,000 -5.40%
Swindon +25 40 £40,000 +19.40% 2
Essex -3 40 £62,500 +47.05%
Buckinghamshire -5 39 £35,000 -7.89% 3

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3235 (64.91%) Windows
2 3058 (61.36%) SQL Server
3 2493 (50.02%) SQL
4 2372 (47.59%) .NET
5 2335 (46.85%) Microsoft
6 1675 (33.61%) C#
7 1361 (27.31%) JavaScript
8 1346 (27.01%) ASP.NET
9 1317 (26.42%) Active Directory
10 1279 (25.66%) VMware
11 1260 (25.28%) HTML
12 1239 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
13 1214 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
14 1145 (22.97%) MS Excel
15 1094 (21.95%) Linux
16 1060 (21.27%) CSS
17 947 (19.00%) MVC
18 922 (18.50%) Finance
19 875 (17.56%) VMware Infrastructure
20 833 (16.71%) Windows Server 2012
21 824 (16.53%) Web Services
22 781 (15.67%) Oracle
23 761 (15.27%) XML
24 759 (15.23%) SQL Server 2008
25 754 (15.13%) Apache
26 741 (14.87%) PowerShell
27 731 (14.67%) jQuery
28 729 (14.63%) DNS
29 696 (13.96%) Firewall
30 686 (13.76%) SharePoint

IIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 754 (15.13%) Apache
2 686 (13.76%) SharePoint
3 625 (12.54%) MS Exchange
4 438 (8.79%) Tomcat
5 304 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 209 (4.19%) WebSphere
7 206 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 195 (3.91%) CMS
9 185 (3.71%) Lync
10 178 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 171 (3.43%) BizTalk Server
12 145 (2.91%) nginx
13 142 (2.85%) SharePoint 2013
14 128 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2013
15 112 (2.25%) JBoss
16 106 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 102 (2.05%) WebLogic
18 100 (2.01%) Oracle Coherence
19 95 (1.91%) Node.js
19 95 (1.91%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1145 (22.97%) MS Excel
2 420 (8.43%) MS Office
3 48 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 27 (0.54%) InfoPath
5 18 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.32%) MS Project
7 15 (0.30%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.060%) FastStats
11 2 (0.040%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.040%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.040%) InDesign
12 1 (0.020%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.020%) PowerPivot
12 1 (0.020%) SOLIDWORKS
12 1 (0.020%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 174 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 75 (1.50%) RMDS
3 26 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 19 (0.38%) Sophis RISQUE
5 18 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
6 14 (0.28%) Changepoint
7 12 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 11 (0.22%) AWD
9 10 (0.20%) SAP Business One
10 8 (0.16%) Maximo
11 7 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
11 7 (0.14%) CA PPM
12 5 (0.10%) Towers Watson Igloo
13 4 (0.080%) Tridion
13 4 (0.080%) Magento
14 3 (0.060%) Dynamics NAV
14 3 (0.060%) assyst
15 2 (0.040%) Line 500
15 2 (0.040%) Line 50
15 2 (0.040%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 385 (7.72%) Amazon AWS
2 384 (7.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 224 (4.49%) Office 365
4 213 (4.27%) SaaS
5 116 (2.33%) IaaS
6 91 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
7 60 (1.20%) PaaS
8 55 (1.10%) GitHub
9 48 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
10 36 (0.72%) Google Analytics
11 29 (0.58%) Amazon S3
12 24 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
13 17 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 14 (0.28%) IBM SmartCloud
15 11 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
16 9 (0.18%) CloudFront
16 9 (0.18%) Route 53
16 9 (0.18%) Google Apps
17 7 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
18 6 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 729 (14.63%) DNS
2 696 (13.96%) Firewall
3 553 (11.10%) SAN
4 529 (10.61%) TCP/IP
5 445 (8.93%) WAN
6 421 (8.45%) Internet
7 398 (7.99%) LAN
8 391 (7.85%) DHCP
9 263 (5.28%) NAS
10 254 (5.10%) HTTP
11 253 (5.08%) VPN
12 149 (2.99%) iSCSI
13 147 (2.95%) SSL
14 134 (2.69%) VoIP
15 124 (2.49%) Fibre Channel
16 113 (2.27%) SMTP
17 112 (2.25%) Multicast
18 110 (2.21%) VLAN
19 104 (2.09%) FCoE
20 101 (2.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3058 (61.36%) SQL Server
2 759 (15.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 473 (9.49%) MySQL
4 358 (7.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 315 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 286 (5.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 273 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 165 (3.31%) Oracle Database
9 147 (2.95%) Relational Database
10 129 (2.59%) MongoDB
11 113 (2.27%) DB2
12 91 (1.83%) Hadoop
13 79 (1.59%) NoSQL
14 75 (1.50%) HBase
15 74 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
16 72 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
16 72 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
17 64 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
18 62 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
19 54 (1.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 630 (12.64%) Visual Studio
2 308 (6.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 297 (5.96%) Git (software)
4 265 (5.32%) NUnit
5 249 (5.00%) Subversion
6 226 (4.53%) TeamCity
7 139 (2.79%) Jenkins
8 137 (2.75%) JIRA
9 94 (1.89%) SpecFlow
10 86 (1.73%) Selenium
11 69 (1.38%) MSBuild
12 58 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
13 51 (1.02%) FitNesse
14 50 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
14 50 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 50 (1.00%) CruiseControl
15 48 (0.96%) Cucumber
16 40 (0.80%) Jasmine
17 38 (0.76%) Hudson
18 37 (0.74%) Maven
General
1 922 (18.50%) Finance
2 208 (4.17%) Retail
3 162 (3.25%) Banking
4 150 (3.01%) Back Office
5 121 (2.43%) Marketing
6 116 (2.33%) Law
7 83 (1.67%) Publishing
8 76 (1.52%) Telecoms
9 72 (1.44%) Legal
10 71 (1.42%) Automotive
11 56 (1.12%) Games
12 52 (1.04%) Advertising
13 41 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 36 (0.72%) Billing
15 29 (0.58%) Manufacturing
15 29 (0.58%) German Language
16 20 (0.40%) Spanish Language
17 18 (0.36%) French Language
18 15 (0.30%) Electronics
19 14 (0.28%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1508 (30.26%) Developer
2 649 (13.02%) Analyst
3 623 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 403 (8.09%) Applications Support
5 392 (7.87%) Support Analyst
6 379 (7.60%) Support Engineer
7 363 (7.28%) Administrator
8 346 (6.94%) C# Developer
9 334 (6.70%) Consultant
10 307 (6.16%) Senior Developer
11 285 (5.72%) Web Developer
12 273 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
13 248 (4.98%) Systems Administrator
14 243 (4.88%) Architect
15 242 (4.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 225 (4.51%) Applications Support Analyst
17 216 (4.33%) Systems Engineer
18 186 (3.73%) DevOps Engineer
19 179 (3.59%) Software Developer
20 165 (3.31%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2372 (47.59%) .NET
2 1346 (27.01%) ASP.NET
3 1260 (25.28%) HTML
4 1060 (21.27%) CSS
5 824 (16.53%) Web Services
6 761 (15.27%) XML
7 731 (14.67%) jQuery
8 641 (12.86%) .NET Framework
9 447 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
10 446 (8.95%) WCF
11 394 (7.91%) Ajax
12 323 (6.48%) HTML5
13 289 (5.80%) Entity Framework
14 239 (4.80%) XSLT
15 227 (4.55%) LINQ
16 209 (4.19%) AngularJS
17 190 (3.81%) ASP.NET Web API
18 186 (3.73%) CSS3
19 181 (3.63%) Middleware
20 177 (3.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 376 (7.54%) Clustering
2 355 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 355 (7.12%) Data Centre
3 202 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 184 (3.69%) Mobile App
5 169 (3.39%) Replication
6 155 (3.11%) Blackberry
7 133 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
8 130 (2.61%) User Experience
9 129 (2.59%) Management Information System
10 91 (1.83%) N-Tier
11 81 (1.63%) Blog
12 73 (1.46%) Client/Server
13 63 (1.26%) Mainframe
14 60 (1.20%) BBC
15 50 (1.00%) Public Cloud
16 44 (0.88%) Mathematics
17 41 (0.82%) Hedge funds
18 38 (0.76%) W3C
19 37 (0.74%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3235 (64.91%) Windows
2 1214 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 1094 (21.95%) Linux
4 833 (16.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 644 (12.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 254 (5.10%) UNIX
7 200 (4.01%) Solaris
8 198 (3.97%) Windows 7
9 172 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 133 (2.67%) Android
11 131 (2.63%) Windows 8
12 110 (2.21%) Ubuntu
13 109 (2.19%) CentOS
14 105 (2.11%) Windows XP
15 97 (1.95%) Debian
16 82 (1.65%) Apple iOS
17 50 (1.00%) Windows Vista
18 48 (0.96%) Windows 2000
19 34 (0.68%) Mac OS X
20 28 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1239 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
2 947 (19.00%) MVC
3 636 (12.76%) ITIL
4 479 (9.61%) DevOps
5 365 (7.32%) Scrum
6 359 (7.20%) OO
7 336 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
8 332 (6.66%) Web Development
9 317 (6.36%) E-Commerce
10 296 (5.94%) Project Management
11 284 (5.70%) CRM
12 275 (5.52%) Configuration Management
13 262 (5.26%) TDD
14 259 (5.20%) SDLC
15 257 (5.16%) Performance Tuning
16 255 (5.12%) Software Engineering
17 250 (5.02%) Load Balancing
18 235 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
19 233 (4.67%) Mentoring
20 228 (4.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2493 (50.02%) SQL
2 1675 (33.61%) C#
3 1361 (27.31%) JavaScript
4 741 (14.87%) PowerShell
5 552 (11.08%) T-SQL
6 533 (10.69%) Java
7 290 (5.82%) PHP
8 281 (5.64%) VB.NET
9 259 (5.20%) Perl
10 201 (4.03%) Python
11 172 (3.45%) VB
12 151 (3.03%) Bash Shell
13 142 (2.85%) Ruby
14 112 (2.25%) C++
15 110 (2.21%) C
16 98 (1.97%) VBScript
17 78 (1.57%) Shell Script
18 63 (1.26%) PL/SQL
19 38 (0.76%) VB6
20 36 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 605 (12.14%) Degree
2 491 (9.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 260 (5.22%) MCSE
4 212 (4.25%) Security Cleared
5 142 (2.85%) SC Cleared
6 131 (2.63%) MCP
7 113 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
8 112 (2.25%) MCITP
9 95 (1.91%) MCSA
9 95 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 88 (1.77%) CCNA
10 88 (1.77%) CISSP
11 86 (1.73%) DV Cleared
12 82 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
13 64 (1.28%) MCSD
14 55 (1.10%) MCTS
15 34 (0.68%) MCAD
16 32 (0.64%) CISM
17 30 (0.60%) MCPD
18 28 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (4.63%) SLA
2 219 (4.39%) QA
3 148 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 142 (2.85%) PCI DSS
5 25 (0.50%) COBIT
6 19 (0.38%) FISMA
7 18 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 12 (0.24%) JSP 440
9 6 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.10%) HL7
11 2 (0.040%) WCAG
11 2 (0.040%) DO-178B
12 1 (0.020%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.020%) WAI
System Software
1 1317 (26.42%) Active Directory
2 875 (17.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 505 (10.13%) Hyper-V
4 306 (6.14%) vSphere
5 178 (3.57%) VMware ESX
6 158 (3.17%) XenApp
7 147 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
8 128 (2.57%) NFS
9 102 (2.05%) SRDF
10 101 (2.03%) Terminal Services
11 100 (2.01%) XenDesktop
12 87 (1.75%) ISA Server
13 84 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
14 81 (1.63%) vCloud
15 75 (1.50%) KVM
16 62 (1.24%) Terminal Server
16 62 (1.24%) Xen
17 49 (0.98%) XenServer
18 45 (0.90%) Varnish
19 43 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 290 (5.82%) Puppet
2 246 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
3 226 (4.53%) SCCM
4 199 (3.99%) Nagios
5 166 (3.33%) SCOM
6 95 (1.91%) ZABBIX
7 83 (1.67%) Backup Exec
8 70 (1.40%) NetBackup
9 63 (1.26%) HAProxy
10 62 (1.24%) Ansible
11 61 (1.22%) Graphite
12 58 (1.16%) Tivoli
13 56 (1.12%) logstash
13 56 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
14 52 (1.04%) WSUS
15 42 (0.84%) Kibana
15 42 (0.84%) Opsview
16 39 (0.78%) Zenoss
17 34 (0.68%) Unicenter
18 32 (0.64%) StatsD
Vendors
1 2335 (46.85%) Microsoft
2 1279 (25.66%) VMware
3 781 (15.67%) Oracle
4 625 (12.54%) Cisco
5 458 (9.19%) Citrix
6 315 (6.32%) HP
7 274 (5.50%) IBM
8 205 (4.11%) Dell
9 200 (4.01%) Red Hat
10 177 (3.55%) NetApp
11 171 (3.43%) Symantec
12 151 (3.03%) EMC
13 136 (2.73%) Google
14 123 (2.47%) Intel
15 99 (1.99%) Juniper
16 85 (1.71%) Splunk
16 85 (1.71%) TIBCO
17 82 (1.65%) F5
18 81 (1.63%) Sybase
19 76 (1.52%) Veritas
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus 15% Bonus plus Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
RandomStorm Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus a great benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Livingston, West Lothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £25k
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: 37,000 to £45,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
2Source Talent
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday