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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 124 111 114
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2570 2973 2779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.35% 2.53% 2.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.34% 11.91% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2175 2463 2382
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
22656 24961 22573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.70% 21.22% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18883 20808 19181
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 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -15 2419 £43,500 +6.09% 265
London +5 972 £52,000 +9.47% 94
South East -32 511 £42,500 +1.19% 55
East of England +5 263 £38,500 -9.41% 20
Yorkshire +33 211 £42,500 +16.43% 28
South West -41 168 £35,000 -5.40% 18
City of London -27 159 £50,000 - 20
North West -7 138 £35,000 - 18
Surrey 0 132 £45,000 - 18
West Yorkshire -11 107 £38,000 +8.57% 13
Hertfordshire +19 106 £37,500 -11.76% 7
West Midlands -29 106 £38,500 +18.46% 20
Berkshire -50 94 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Leeds -11 86 £38,000 +8.57% 10
Kent +12 82 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Manchester -20 73 £37,500 +7.14% 13
North Yorkshire +56 70 £45,000 -18.18% 10
Cambridgeshire +33 64 £38,000 -13.63% 4
Wiltshire +6 64 £36,625 -1.01% 2
West Sussex -11 60 £42,500 +2.40% 7
Oxfordshire +22 54 £41,000 -8.88% 5
Reading -3 51 £42,500 -5.55% 5
East Midlands -20 49 £33,045 -2.81% 9
Essex +4 47 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Scotland +2 46 £41,500 +3.75% 9
Hampshire -70 45 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Harrogate +24 42 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Swindon +16 38 £39,324 +12.35% 1
Birmingham -11 37 £40,000 +8.13% 7
Bristol -38 37 £30,000 -25.00% 6

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 3379 (65.55%) Windows
2 3111 (60.35%) SQL Server
3 2543 (49.33%) SQL
4 2403 (46.61%) .NET
5 2375 (46.07%) Microsoft
6 1743 (33.81%) C#
7 1404 (27.24%) JavaScript
8 1369 (26.56%) ASP.NET
9 1340 (25.99%) Active Directory
10 1301 (25.24%) VMware
11 1291 (25.04%) HTML
12 1263 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
13 1260 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
14 1162 (22.54%) MS Excel
15 1120 (21.73%) Linux
16 1055 (20.47%) CSS
17 1035 (20.08%) Finance
18 977 (18.95%) MVC
19 900 (17.46%) Web Services
20 892 (17.30%) Windows Server 2012
21 860 (16.68%) VMware Infrastructure
22 789 (15.31%) Oracle
23 785 (15.23%) PowerShell
24 781 (15.15%) XML
25 771 (14.96%) DNS
26 760 (14.74%) SQL Server 2008
27 755 (14.65%) Apache
28 740 (14.35%) jQuery
29 701 (13.60%) Firewall
30 670 (13.00%) SharePoint

IIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
1 755 (14.65%) Apache
2 670 (13.00%) SharePoint
3 621 (12.05%) MS Exchange
4 471 (9.14%) Tomcat
5 316 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 229 (4.44%) WebSphere
7 197 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 189 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
9 174 (3.38%) SharePoint 2010
10 172 (3.34%) CMS
11 167 (3.24%) Lync
12 146 (2.83%) JBoss
13 131 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
14 130 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
15 120 (2.33%) nginx
16 114 (2.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 106 (2.06%) Oracle Coherence
18 101 (1.96%) Umbraco
19 95 (1.84%) WebLogic
20 87 (1.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 1162 (22.54%) MS Excel
2 430 (8.34%) MS Office
3 38 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 23 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (0.43%) InfoPath
6 13 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 13 (0.25%) MS Project
7 12 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.12%) InDesign
9 4 (0.078%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.039%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.039%) FastStats
11 1 (0.019%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.019%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.019%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 174 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 80 (1.55%) RMDS
3 25 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
4 24 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (0.29%) Changepoint
5 15 (0.29%) AWD
6 12 (0.23%) Sophis RISQUE
7 11 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (0.21%) SAP Business One
8 8 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
9 7 (0.14%) Maximo
10 5 (0.097%) Tridion
10 5 (0.097%) CA PPM
11 4 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.078%) Magento
12 3 (0.058%) Sage 200
12 3 (0.058%) assyst
13 2 (0.039%) Temenos Globus
13 2 (0.039%) Line 50
13 2 (0.039%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 396 (7.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 388 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
3 213 (4.13%) Office 365
4 209 (4.05%) SaaS
5 103 (2.00%) IaaS
6 87 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
7 59 (1.14%) PaaS
8 46 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
9 41 (0.80%) Google Analytics
9 41 (0.80%) GitHub
10 22 (0.43%) Amazon S3
11 21 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
12 19 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 14 (0.27%) IBM SmartCloud
14 12 (0.23%) Route 53
15 10 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
16 9 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
17 7 (0.14%) Google Apps
18 6 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
18 6 (0.12%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 771 (14.96%) DNS
2 701 (13.60%) Firewall
3 576 (11.17%) TCP/IP
4 569 (11.04%) SAN
5 462 (8.96%) WAN
6 419 (8.13%) LAN
7 417 (8.09%) Internet
8 402 (7.80%) DHCP
9 275 (5.33%) VPN
10 270 (5.24%) NAS
11 262 (5.08%) HTTP
12 162 (3.14%) iSCSI
13 139 (2.70%) SSL
14 137 (2.66%) VoIP
15 133 (2.58%) Fibre Channel
16 124 (2.41%) Multicast
17 114 (2.21%) FCoE
18 109 (2.11%) VLAN
19 108 (2.10%) Intranet
20 95 (1.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3111 (60.35%) SQL Server
2 760 (14.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 442 (8.57%) MySQL
4 368 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 322 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 319 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 317 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 157 (3.05%) Oracle Database
9 156 (3.03%) Relational Database
10 147 (2.85%) MongoDB
11 111 (2.15%) DB2
12 105 (2.04%) Hadoop
13 98 (1.90%) NoSQL
14 82 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
14 82 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
15 80 (1.55%) HBase
16 77 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 72 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
18 66 (1.28%) Redis
19 62 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 656 (12.73%) Visual Studio
2 315 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 312 (6.05%) Git (software)
4 287 (5.57%) Subversion
5 254 (4.93%) NUnit
6 210 (4.07%) TeamCity
7 169 (3.28%) Jenkins
8 144 (2.79%) JIRA
9 87 (1.69%) SpecFlow
10 82 (1.59%) Selenium
11 80 (1.55%) MSBuild
12 55 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 54 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
14 52 (1.01%) FitNesse
15 50 (0.97%) Hudson
16 45 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
17 44 (0.85%) Maven
17 44 (0.85%) CruiseControl
17 44 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 37 (0.72%) Cucumber
General
1 1035 (20.08%) Finance
2 206 (4.00%) Retail
3 188 (3.65%) Banking
4 165 (3.20%) Back Office
5 126 (2.44%) Marketing
6 111 (2.15%) Law
7 80 (1.55%) Legal
8 79 (1.53%) Telecoms
9 78 (1.51%) Publishing
10 66 (1.28%) Automotive
11 60 (1.16%) Advertising
12 49 (0.95%) Games
13 38 (0.74%) Manufacturing
14 36 (0.70%) Financial Institution
15 33 (0.64%) Billing
16 29 (0.56%) German Language
17 18 (0.35%) Spanish Language
18 15 (0.29%) Dutch Language
19 14 (0.27%) French Language
19 14 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1566 (30.38%) Developer
2 670 (13.00%) .NET Developer
3 642 (12.45%) Analyst
4 404 (7.84%) Applications Support
5 390 (7.57%) Support Engineer
6 380 (7.37%) Administrator
7 369 (7.16%) Support Analyst
8 367 (7.12%) C# Developer
9 347 (6.73%) Consultant
10 337 (6.54%) Senior Developer
11 295 (5.72%) Web Developer
12 291 (5.65%) C# .NET Developer
13 281 (5.45%) Architect
14 262 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 253 (4.91%) Systems Administrator
16 240 (4.66%) Systems Engineer
17 212 (4.11%) Applications Support Analyst
18 184 (3.57%) Software Developer
19 182 (3.53%) ASP.NET Developer
20 178 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2403 (46.61%) .NET
2 1369 (26.56%) ASP.NET
3 1291 (25.04%) HTML
4 1055 (20.47%) CSS
5 900 (17.46%) Web Services
6 781 (15.15%) XML
7 740 (14.35%) jQuery
8 667 (12.94%) .NET Framework
9 447 (8.67%) WCF
9 447 (8.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 323 (6.27%) Ajax
11 307 (5.96%) Entity Framework
12 288 (5.59%) HTML5
13 238 (4.62%) XSLT
14 226 (4.38%) AngularJS
15 209 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web API
16 202 (3.92%) Middleware
17 194 (3.76%) LINQ
18 193 (3.74%) SOAP
19 181 (3.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 387 (7.51%) Clustering
2 354 (6.87%) Data Centre
3 345 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
4 206 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 168 (3.26%) Mobile App
6 161 (3.12%) Replication
7 147 (2.85%) Management Information System
8 146 (2.83%) Blackberry
9 140 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
10 118 (2.29%) User Experience
11 95 (1.84%) N-Tier
12 87 (1.69%) Blog
13 72 (1.40%) Client/Server
14 63 (1.22%) Mainframe
15 53 (1.03%) BBC
16 44 (0.85%) Mathematics
17 43 (0.83%) Public Cloud
18 41 (0.80%) EqualLogic
18 41 (0.80%) NHS
18 41 (0.80%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3379 (65.55%) Windows
2 1260 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1120 (21.73%) Linux
4 892 (17.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 660 (12.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 240 (4.66%) UNIX
7 204 (3.96%) Windows 7
8 199 (3.86%) Solaris
9 188 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 147 (2.85%) Windows 8
11 136 (2.64%) Windows XP
12 128 (2.48%) Android
13 106 (2.06%) CentOS
14 104 (2.02%) Ubuntu
15 91 (1.77%) Debian
16 77 (1.49%) Apple iOS
17 57 (1.11%) Windows 2000
18 55 (1.07%) Windows Vista
19 54 (1.05%) Mac OS X
20 24 (0.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1263 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
2 977 (18.95%) MVC
3 642 (12.45%) ITIL
4 523 (10.15%) DevOps
5 394 (7.64%) Scrum
6 358 (6.94%) OO
7 347 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
8 331 (6.42%) Web Development
9 312 (6.05%) Project Management
10 311 (6.03%) E-Commerce
11 309 (5.99%) Configuration Management
12 295 (5.72%) CRM
13 287 (5.57%) TDD
14 274 (5.32%) Performance Tuning
15 260 (5.04%) SDLC
16 250 (4.85%) Software Engineering
17 242 (4.69%) Load Balancing
18 231 (4.48%) Mentoring
19 226 (4.38%) Migration
20 219 (4.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2543 (49.33%) SQL
2 1743 (33.81%) C#
3 1404 (27.24%) JavaScript
4 785 (15.23%) PowerShell
5 579 (11.23%) T-SQL
6 560 (10.86%) Java
7 286 (5.55%) PHP
8 285 (5.53%) VB.NET
9 254 (4.93%) Perl
10 208 (4.03%) Python
11 182 (3.53%) VB
12 166 (3.22%) Bash Shell
13 139 (2.70%) Ruby
14 124 (2.41%) C
15 111 (2.15%) C++
16 106 (2.06%) VBScript
17 68 (1.32%) Shell Script
18 48 (0.93%) PL/SQL
19 47 (0.91%) VBA
19 47 (0.91%) VB6
Qualifications
1 641 (12.43%) Degree
2 509 (9.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 255 (4.95%) MCSE
4 217 (4.21%) Security Cleared
5 137 (2.66%) SC Cleared
6 123 (2.39%) MCITP
7 121 (2.35%) MCP
8 106 (2.06%) CISSP
9 104 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
10 101 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 92 (1.78%) MCSA
12 83 (1.61%) CCNA
12 83 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
13 78 (1.51%) DV Cleared
14 60 (1.16%) MCSD
15 46 (0.89%) MCTS
16 45 (0.87%) CISM
17 34 (0.66%) MCPD
18 29 (0.56%) MCAD
19 26 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 241 (4.68%) SLA
2 228 (4.42%) QA
3 156 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 144 (2.79%) PCI DSS
5 31 (0.60%) COBIT
6 15 (0.29%) JSP 440
7 14 (0.27%) HL7
8 12 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 12 (0.23%) FISMA
9 7 (0.14%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.078%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.039%) HIPAA
11 2 (0.039%) DO-178B
12 1 (0.019%) WCAG
12 1 (0.019%) WAI
System Software
1 1340 (25.99%) Active Directory
2 860 (16.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 520 (10.09%) Hyper-V
4 286 (5.55%) vSphere
5 190 (3.69%) VMware ESX
6 160 (3.10%) XenApp
7 138 (2.68%) NFS
8 137 (2.66%) VMware ESXi
9 112 (2.17%) SRDF
10 98 (1.90%) Terminal Services
11 93 (1.80%) XenDesktop
12 89 (1.73%) Oracle RAC
13 81 (1.57%) vCloud
13 81 (1.57%) KVM
14 73 (1.42%) ISA Server
15 67 (1.30%) Xen
16 51 (0.99%) Terminal Server
17 50 (0.97%) Varnish
18 45 (0.87%) XenServer
19 41 (0.80%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 316 (6.13%) Puppet
2 257 (4.99%) Opscode Chef
3 237 (4.60%) SCCM
4 208 (4.03%) Nagios
5 171 (3.32%) SCOM
6 98 (1.90%) Backup Exec
7 89 (1.73%) ZABBIX
8 73 (1.42%) HAProxy
9 66 (1.28%) Ansible
10 63 (1.22%) WSUS
11 60 (1.16%) Tivoli
11 60 (1.16%) Graphite
12 58 (1.13%) NetBackup
13 53 (1.03%) logstash
14 45 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
15 38 (0.74%) Kibana
15 38 (0.74%) Opsview
16 35 (0.68%) StatsD
16 35 (0.68%) Zenoss
17 34 (0.66%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 2375 (46.07%) Microsoft
2 1301 (25.24%) VMware
3 789 (15.31%) Oracle
4 644 (12.49%) Cisco
5 492 (9.54%) Citrix
6 303 (5.88%) HP
7 279 (5.41%) IBM
8 204 (3.96%) Dell
9 202 (3.92%) Red Hat
10 186 (3.61%) NetApp
11 166 (3.22%) Symantec
11 166 (3.22%) EMC
12 120 (2.33%) Intel
12 120 (2.33%) Google
13 98 (1.90%) Juniper
14 95 (1.84%) TIBCO
15 92 (1.78%) F5
16 86 (1.67%) Sybase
17 84 (1.63%) Splunk
18 82 (1.59%) DataSynapse
Norwich, Norfolk
Reed Technology
Salary: £31000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k - 50k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k - 600k + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury Christ Church University
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Wilde Associates
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Posted: 15 hours ago
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £15000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
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