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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 118 115 109
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2676 2810 2993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.38% 2.54% 2.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.22% 12.08% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2177 2415 2660
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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
23849 23257 23613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.24% 21.00% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20091 19419 20504
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -3 2566 £40,000 - 304
London -12 966 £45,000 -5.26% 103
South East -7 595 £39,750 -0.62% 48
North West +16 242 £36,000 +2.85% 39
East of England +33 239 £45,000 +20.00% 26
City of London -17 210 £45,000 -10.00% 31
Yorkshire -34 166 £38,000 +8.57% 26
Berkshire -19 164 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Manchester +20 144 £36,000 +10.76% 23
Surrey +9 143 £45,000 +5.88% 5
West Yorkshire -22 133 £38,379 +18.08% 11
Hampshire +7 129 £35,000 +7.69% 18
South West -10 129 £35,000 -1.40% 30
West Midlands +8 113 £40,000 +14.28% 19
East Midlands +1 106 £32,500 -14.47% 9
Leeds -24 90 £42,500 +30.76% 5
Hertfordshire +33 79 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Reading -6 70 £40,000 - 4
Essex +37 69 £49,250 +31.33% 4
Scotland -4 65 £35,000 - 16
Nottinghamshire +33 51 £35,000 +9.37% 5
Cheshire +5 51 £42,500 +16.43% 9
Oxfordshire +13 47 £27,500 -24.13% 7
Nottingham +44 42 £35,000 +2.94% 3
West Sussex +21 42 £40,000 +40.35% 2
Somerset +22 40 £35,000 -30.00% 6
Portsmouth -2 40 £26,500 +17.77%
East Sussex +25 36 £33,500 +11.66% 5
Bracknell +14 36 £36,500 -18.88%
Birmingham +1 36 £47,500 +5.55% 8

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 3672 (65.22%) Windows
2 3312 (58.83%) SQL Server
3 2789 (49.54%) SQL
4 2706 (48.06%) .NET
5 2602 (46.22%) Microsoft
6 1990 (35.35%) C#
7 1763 (31.31%) ASP.NET
8 1647 (29.25%) HTML
9 1631 (28.97%) JavaScript
10 1476 (26.22%) VMware
11 1469 (26.09%) Active Directory
12 1373 (24.39%) CSS
13 1300 (23.09%) Windows Server 2008
14 1259 (22.36%) MS Excel
15 1118 (19.86%) Linux
16 1077 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
17 1024 (18.19%) VMware Infrastructure
18 998 (17.73%) MVC
19 980 (17.41%) DNS
20 960 (17.05%) jQuery
21 951 (16.89%) Web Services
22 928 (16.48%) Finance
23 890 (15.81%) Apache
24 875 (15.54%) Windows Server 2003
25 864 (15.35%) Oracle
26 846 (15.03%) XML
27 820 (14.56%) SharePoint
28 790 (14.03%) ITIL
29 758 (13.46%) .NET Framework
30 746 (13.25%) Degree

IIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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
1 890 (15.81%) Apache
2 820 (14.56%) SharePoint
3 631 (11.21%) MS Exchange
4 582 (10.34%) Tomcat
5 326 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 258 (4.58%) JBoss
7 221 (3.93%) BizTalk Server
8 220 (3.91%) nginx
9 217 (3.85%) WebSphere
10 216 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2007
11 213 (3.78%) SharePoint 2010
12 195 (3.46%) CMS
13 146 (2.59%) Lync
14 145 (2.58%) WebLogic
15 144 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
16 137 (2.43%) SharePoint 2013
17 128 (2.27%) Apache Solr
18 127 (2.26%) Confluence
19 103 (1.83%) Umbraco
20 99 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1259 (22.36%) MS Excel
2 412 (7.32%) MS Office
3 84 (1.49%) Photoshop
4 35 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
5 32 (0.57%) InfoPath
6 30 (0.53%) MS Visio
7 25 (0.44%) Fireworks
8 17 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
9 13 (0.23%) MS Project
10 11 (0.20%) InDesign
11 9 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 7 (0.12%) Acrobat
13 5 (0.089%) PowerPivot
14 2 (0.036%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.018%) Revit
15 1 (0.018%) FastStats
15 1 (0.018%) GIMP
15 1 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 159 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 66 (1.17%) Fredhopper
3 39 (0.69%) Google Analytics
4 23 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 18 (0.32%) RMDS
6 17 (0.30%) IntelliMatch
7 16 (0.28%) WebTrends
7 16 (0.28%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 12 (0.21%) AWD
8 12 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
9 11 (0.20%) Towers Watson Igloo
9 11 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 10 (0.18%) Markit EDM
10 10 (0.18%) SAP Business One
11 8 (0.14%) Tridion
12 7 (0.12%) HiPortfolio
12 7 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
12 7 (0.12%) Magento
13 6 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
13 6 (0.11%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 368 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 236 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
3 154 (2.74%) Office 365
4 132 (2.34%) SaaS
5 103 (1.83%) GitHub
6 98 (1.74%) IaaS
7 78 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
8 63 (1.12%) Trello
9 62 (1.10%) PaaS
10 55 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
11 31 (0.55%) Amazon S3
12 17 (0.30%) IBM Blueworks
13 12 (0.21%) IBM SmartCloud
14 10 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
15 9 (0.16%) Google App Engine
15 9 (0.16%) Rackspace Cloud
15 9 (0.16%) Google Apps
16 5 (0.089%) CloudFront
17 3 (0.053%) Amazon ELB
18 1 (0.018%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 980 (17.41%) DNS
2 683 (12.13%) Firewall
3 656 (11.65%) TCP/IP
4 591 (10.50%) Internet
5 573 (10.18%) DHCP
6 543 (9.64%) SAN
7 319 (5.67%) HTTP
8 318 (5.65%) LAN
9 317 (5.63%) WAN
10 252 (4.48%) NAS
11 251 (4.46%) VPN
12 217 (3.85%) SSL
13 206 (3.66%) SMTP
14 179 (3.18%) FTP
15 173 (3.07%) Intranet
16 140 (2.49%) VoIP
17 134 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
18 132 (2.34%) MPLS
19 107 (1.90%) LDAP
20 102 (1.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3312 (58.83%) SQL Server
2 720 (12.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 594 (10.55%) MySQL
4 457 (8.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 272 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 256 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 238 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 229 (4.07%) Relational Database
9 180 (3.20%) RavenDB
10 173 (3.07%) Oracle Database
11 133 (2.36%) SQL Server 2000
12 89 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
13 87 (1.55%) MongoDB
14 76 (1.35%) DB2
14 76 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
15 72 (1.28%) EDRMS
16 69 (1.23%) Big Data
17 63 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
18 58 (1.03%) RDBMS
19 57 (1.01%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 581 (10.32%) Visual Studio
2 458 (8.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 443 (7.87%) Git (software)
4 391 (6.94%) NUnit
5 380 (6.75%) Subversion
6 358 (6.36%) TeamCity
7 212 (3.77%) Rhino Mocks
8 192 (3.41%) ReSharper
9 186 (3.30%) JIRA
10 147 (2.61%) Cucumber
11 146 (2.59%) Jenkins
12 125 (2.22%) NCrunch
13 117 (2.08%) Moq
14 109 (1.94%) MSBuild
15 105 (1.87%) Selenium
16 101 (1.79%) WATIR
17 66 (1.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 66 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
18 63 (1.12%) MSTest
19 60 (1.07%) dotTrace
General
1 928 (16.48%) Finance
2 442 (7.85%) Retail
3 218 (3.87%) Marketing
4 214 (3.80%) Banking
5 207 (3.68%) Back Office
6 165 (2.93%) Telecoms
7 110 (1.95%) Law
8 103 (1.83%) Legal
9 102 (1.81%) French Language
10 101 (1.79%) Publishing
11 88 (1.56%) Advertising
12 68 (1.21%) Manufacturing
13 53 (0.94%) Games
14 48 (0.85%) German Language
15 31 (0.55%) Investment Banking
16 29 (0.52%) Music Industry
17 24 (0.43%) Retail Banking
17 24 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
18 18 (0.32%) Electronics
18 18 (0.32%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1769 (31.42%) Developer
2 839 (14.90%) Analyst
3 750 (13.32%) .NET Developer
4 483 (8.58%) Support Analyst
5 458 (8.13%) Applications Support
6 398 (7.07%) Support Engineer
7 381 (6.77%) Administrator
8 346 (6.15%) Senior Developer
9 329 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 323 (5.74%) Web Developer
11 320 (5.68%) C# Developer
12 268 (4.76%) Software Developer
13 267 (4.74%) Systems Administrator
14 258 (4.58%) Consultant
15 248 (4.40%) C# .NET Developer
16 241 (4.28%) Applications Support Analyst
17 223 (3.96%) Architect
18 195 (3.46%) Systems Engineer
19 191 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
20 156 (2.77%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2706 (48.06%) .NET
2 1763 (31.31%) ASP.NET
3 1647 (29.25%) HTML
4 1373 (24.39%) CSS
5 960 (17.05%) jQuery
6 951 (16.89%) Web Services
7 846 (15.03%) XML
8 758 (13.46%) .NET Framework
9 583 (10.36%) WCF
10 568 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 535 (9.50%) Ajax
12 342 (6.07%) HTML5
13 334 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 309 (5.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 271 (4.81%) MSMQ
16 248 (4.40%) NHibernate
17 246 (4.37%) REST
18 216 (3.84%) SOAP
19 213 (3.78%) CSS3
20 198 (3.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 437 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
2 426 (7.57%) Clustering
3 258 (4.58%) Computer Science
4 176 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 169 (3.00%) Open Source
6 163 (2.90%) Replication
7 152 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
8 129 (2.29%) Blackberry
9 110 (1.95%) Mobile App
10 94 (1.67%) User Experience
11 93 (1.65%) N-Tier
12 69 (1.23%) Statistics
13 67 (1.19%) Client/Server
14 59 (1.05%) Blog
15 46 (0.82%) Visualisation
16 45 (0.80%) Social Media
17 42 (0.75%) Mathematics
18 40 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 39 (0.69%) iPhone
20 33 (0.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3672 (65.22%) Windows
2 1300 (23.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1118 (19.86%) Linux
4 875 (15.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 635 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 393 (6.98%) UNIX
7 310 (5.51%) Windows 7
8 219 (3.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 174 (3.09%) Windows 8
10 160 (2.84%) Solaris
11 130 (2.31%) Windows XP
12 123 (2.18%) Android
13 111 (1.97%) CentOS
14 97 (1.72%) Debian
15 82 (1.46%) AIX
15 82 (1.46%) Windows Vista
16 75 (1.33%) Apple iOS
17 74 (1.31%) Ubuntu
18 56 (0.99%) Windows 2000
19 49 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1077 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
2 998 (17.73%) MVC
3 790 (14.03%) ITIL
4 701 (12.45%) E-Commerce
5 509 (9.04%) OO
6 413 (7.34%) TDD
7 390 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
8 333 (5.91%) Load Balancing
9 328 (5.83%) Mentoring
10 327 (5.81%) DevOps
11 294 (5.22%) Web Development
12 278 (4.94%) Scrum
13 272 (4.83%) CRM
13 272 (4.83%) Project Management
14 236 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
15 234 (4.16%) Migration
16 227 (4.03%) Performance Tuning
17 226 (4.01%) SOA
18 225 (4.00%) Software Engineering
19 218 (3.87%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2789 (49.54%) SQL
2 1990 (35.35%) C#
3 1631 (28.97%) JavaScript
4 691 (12.27%) PowerShell
5 687 (12.20%) Java
6 564 (10.02%) T-SQL
7 431 (7.66%) VB.NET
8 327 (5.81%) PHP
9 266 (4.72%) Perl
10 259 (4.60%) VB
11 223 (3.96%) Ruby
12 198 (3.52%) Bash Shell
13 188 (3.34%) VBScript
14 134 (2.38%) Python
15 121 (2.15%) C++
16 104 (1.85%) C
17 85 (1.51%) Shell Script
18 75 (1.33%) VB6
19 68 (1.21%) PL/SQL
20 58 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 746 (13.25%) Degree
2 523 (9.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 308 (5.47%) MCSE
4 197 (3.50%) Security Cleared
5 147 (2.61%) SC Cleared
6 135 (2.40%) MCITP
7 129 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
8 116 (2.06%) CCNA
9 111 (1.97%) MCP
10 110 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 109 (1.94%) MCSA
12 92 (1.63%) DV Cleared
13 77 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
14 71 (1.26%) CISSP
15 56 (0.99%) MCSD
16 48 (0.85%) MCTS
17 42 (0.75%) CISM
18 38 (0.67%) ISEB
19 28 (0.50%) ISTQB
20 27 (0.48%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 269 (4.78%) QA
2 207 (3.68%) SLA
3 175 (3.11%) PCI DSS
4 80 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 27 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 23 (0.41%) WCAG
7 21 (0.37%) WAI
8 13 (0.23%) COBIT
9 12 (0.21%) HL7
10 5 (0.089%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.018%) DICOM
System Software
1 1469 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 1024 (18.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 407 (7.23%) Hyper-V
4 264 (4.69%) vSphere
5 184 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
6 178 (3.16%) VMware ESX
7 153 (2.72%) XenApp
8 129 (2.29%) ISA Server
9 84 (1.49%) XenDesktop
10 81 (1.44%) Terminal Services
11 61 (1.08%) NFS
12 57 (1.01%) KVM
13 43 (0.76%) Samba
14 41 (0.73%) Terminal Server
15 37 (0.66%) XenServer
15 37 (0.66%) Varnish
16 32 (0.57%) vCloud
17 31 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
18 30 (0.53%) Xen
19 29 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 227 (4.03%) SCCM
2 200 (3.55%) Puppet
3 166 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
4 153 (2.72%) NetBackup
5 142 (2.52%) SCOM
6 123 (2.18%) Nagios
7 82 (1.46%) WSUS
8 74 (1.31%) Backup Exec
9 68 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
10 57 (1.01%) ZABBIX
11 56 (0.99%) SCVMM
12 48 (0.85%) Opsview
13 45 (0.80%) logstash
14 36 (0.64%) Kibana
15 30 (0.53%) HAProxy
15 30 (0.53%) Tivoli
16 28 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
16 28 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 26 (0.46%) StatsD
18 21 (0.37%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2602 (46.22%) Microsoft
2 1476 (26.22%) VMware
3 864 (15.35%) Oracle
4 684 (12.15%) Citrix
5 624 (11.08%) Cisco
6 370 (6.57%) HP
7 299 (5.31%) Red Hat
8 249 (4.42%) IBM
9 174 (3.09%) Dell
10 137 (2.43%) NetApp
11 131 (2.33%) Symantec
12 129 (2.29%) Juniper
13 127 (2.26%) Google
14 107 (1.90%) EMC
15 106 (1.88%) Telerik
16 101 (1.79%) Endeca
16 101 (1.79%) RedPrairie
17 100 (1.78%) Veritas
18 95 (1.69%) Sun
19 91 (1.62%) Adobe
Central London / West End
FT Select
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension,
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago