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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 122 105 115
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2531 2745 2681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.36% 2.61% 2.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.35% 12.46% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2152 2289 2289
Average salary £40,869 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
22303 22024 22178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.84% 20.90% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18754 17869 18908
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 February 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 February 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 -17 2406 £41,500 +3.75% 257
London -6 910 £47,500 +5.55% 87
South East -24 545 £40,000 - 54
East of England +15 239 £40,000 - 16
South West +41 204 £35,000 -5.40% 19
City of London -47 166 £47,000 +4.44% 26
Yorkshire -39 156 £37,500 +7.14% 25
North West -3 145 £35,000 - 23
Berkshire -39 133 £40,000 -1.23% 12
Surrey -29 120 £42,500 - 8
West Yorkshire -32 119 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Hampshire 0 115 £45,000 +20.00% 7
West Midlands +38 113 £37,500 +7.14% 16
East Midlands +6 110 £38,500 +1.31% 13
Hertfordshire +21 96 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Leeds -19 90 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Gloucestershire +50 76 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Manchester -19 72 £35,000 -2.77% 14
Scotland +20 62 £40,000 -4.76% 12
Reading -27 59 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Cambridgeshire +1 53 £35,750 -10.62% 6
West Sussex -1 44 £38,213 +17.57% 4
Leicestershire +22 41 £39,500 +10.48% 5
Essex +5 41 £44,000 +46.66% 4
East Sussex +15 39 £39,274 -1.81% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 39 £40,000 +1.26% 6
Dorset -12 39 £34,000 +17.24% 4
Birmingham +15 38 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Milton Keynes -7 38 £40,000 +1.26% 6
Brighton +10 37 £39,274 -1.81% 1

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3310 (63.65%) Windows
2 3121 (60.02%) SQL Server
3 2659 (51.13%) SQL
4 2529 (48.63%) .NET
5 2508 (48.23%) Microsoft
6 1786 (34.35%) C#
7 1491 (28.67%) JavaScript
8 1466 (28.19%) ASP.NET
9 1454 (27.96%) HTML
10 1411 (27.13%) Active Directory
11 1387 (26.67%) VMware
12 1247 (23.98%) CSS
13 1197 (23.02%) Windows Server 2008
14 1189 (22.87%) MS Excel
15 1107 (21.29%) Agile Software Development
16 1054 (20.27%) Linux
17 952 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
18 898 (17.27%) MVC
19 860 (16.54%) Finance
20 813 (15.63%) Oracle
21 808 (15.54%) jQuery
22 802 (15.42%) Apache
22 802 (15.42%) DNS
23 797 (15.33%) SQL Server 2008
24 785 (15.10%) Web Services
25 775 (14.90%) ITIL
26 766 (14.73%) SharePoint
27 752 (14.46%) XML
28 743 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
29 718 (13.81%) Windows Server 2012

IIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 802 (15.42%) Apache
2 766 (14.73%) SharePoint
3 680 (13.08%) MS Exchange
4 467 (8.98%) Tomcat
5 331 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 230 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 225 (4.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 212 (4.08%) CMS
9 198 (3.81%) JBoss
10 187 (3.60%) nginx
11 185 (3.56%) Lync
12 172 (3.31%) WebSphere
13 152 (2.92%) SharePoint 2013
14 148 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2013
15 135 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
16 132 (2.54%) WebLogic
17 100 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
18 85 (1.63%) Umbraco
19 81 (1.56%) Node.js
20 80 (1.54%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1189 (22.87%) MS Excel
2 430 (8.27%) MS Office
3 50 (0.96%) Photoshop
4 46 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 37 (0.71%) InfoPath
6 30 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
7 16 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 15 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 11 (0.21%) MS Project
10 6 (0.12%) InDesign
10 6 (0.12%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.12%) Fireworks
11 5 (0.096%) FastStats
12 2 (0.038%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.019%) Revit
Business Applications
1 177 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
2 39 (0.75%) RMDS
3 21 (0.40%) Google Analytics
4 15 (0.29%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 15 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (0.25%) Sophis RISQUE
6 10 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
7 9 (0.17%) AWD
8 7 (0.13%) Changepoint
8 7 (0.13%) CA PPM
8 7 (0.13%) Magento
8 7 (0.13%) Tridion
8 7 (0.13%) Maximo
9 6 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 6 (0.12%) Agresso
9 6 (0.12%) Temenos T24
10 5 (0.096%) IntelliMatch
11 4 (0.077%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 366 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 222 (4.27%) Office 365
3 171 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
4 162 (3.12%) SaaS
5 92 (1.77%) IaaS
6 66 (1.27%) GitHub
7 56 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
8 48 (0.92%) PaaS
9 33 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
10 27 (0.52%) Trello
11 26 (0.50%) Amazon S3
12 19 (0.37%) IBM SmartCloud
13 15 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
14 11 (0.21%) Google Apps
15 7 (0.13%) CloudFront
15 7 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
16 6 (0.12%) OpenShift
17 4 (0.077%) IBM Blueworks
18 3 (0.058%) Route 53
19 2 (0.038%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 802 (15.42%) DNS
2 703 (13.52%) Firewall
3 567 (10.90%) SAN
4 531 (10.21%) Internet
5 526 (10.12%) TCP/IP
6 451 (8.67%) DHCP
7 386 (7.42%) WAN
8 350 (6.73%) LAN
9 275 (5.29%) HTTP
10 258 (4.96%) VPN
11 230 (4.42%) NAS
12 171 (3.29%) SMTP
13 168 (3.23%) SSL
14 152 (2.92%) Intranet
15 143 (2.75%) FTP
16 133 (2.56%) iSCSI
17 126 (2.42%) MPLS
18 117 (2.25%) VoIP
19 107 (2.06%) VLAN
20 77 (1.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3121 (60.02%) SQL Server
2 797 (15.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 594 (11.42%) MySQL
4 448 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 291 (5.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 229 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 224 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 182 (3.50%) Relational Database
9 175 (3.37%) Oracle Database
10 103 (1.98%) DB2
11 102 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
12 80 (1.54%) RavenDB
13 76 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
14 71 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
14 71 (1.37%) MongoDB
15 63 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
16 61 (1.17%) Hadoop
16 61 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
17 60 (1.15%) NoSQL
18 56 (1.08%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 595 (11.44%) Visual Studio
2 354 (6.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 353 (6.79%) Git (software)
4 328 (6.31%) NUnit
5 266 (5.12%) Subversion
6 262 (5.04%) TeamCity
7 143 (2.75%) JIRA
8 123 (2.37%) Jenkins
9 120 (2.31%) Rhino Mocks
10 98 (1.88%) SpecFlow
11 90 (1.73%) ReSharper
12 77 (1.48%) Selenium
13 76 (1.46%) Cucumber
14 68 (1.31%) MSBuild
15 62 (1.19%) MSTest
16 59 (1.13%) Moq
17 58 (1.12%) NCrunch
17 58 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
18 49 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 45 (0.87%) FitNesse
General
1 860 (16.54%) Finance
2 283 (5.44%) Retail
3 213 (4.10%) Marketing
4 167 (3.21%) Back Office
5 163 (3.13%) Banking
6 135 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 108 (2.08%) Law
8 92 (1.77%) Publishing
9 85 (1.63%) Legal
10 71 (1.37%) Advertising
11 62 (1.19%) Games
11 62 (1.19%) French Language
12 42 (0.81%) German Language
13 35 (0.67%) Manufacturing
14 34 (0.65%) Automotive
15 28 (0.54%) Billing
16 27 (0.52%) Financial Institution
17 23 (0.44%) Spanish Language
18 19 (0.37%) Electronics
19 16 (0.31%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1573 (30.25%) Developer
2 755 (14.52%) Analyst
3 622 (11.96%) .NET Developer
4 483 (9.29%) Support Analyst
5 471 (9.06%) Applications Support
6 382 (7.35%) Support Engineer
7 373 (7.17%) Administrator
8 338 (6.50%) Consultant
9 300 (5.77%) Web Developer
10 291 (5.60%) C# Developer
11 289 (5.56%) Senior Developer
12 287 (5.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 268 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
14 259 (4.98%) Applications Support Analyst
15 233 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
16 207 (3.98%) Software Developer
17 204 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
18 187 (3.60%) Architect
19 180 (3.46%) Technical Support
20 176 (3.38%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2529 (48.63%) .NET
2 1466 (28.19%) ASP.NET
3 1454 (27.96%) HTML
4 1247 (23.98%) CSS
5 808 (15.54%) jQuery
6 785 (15.10%) Web Services
7 752 (14.46%) XML
8 685 (13.17%) .NET Framework
9 492 (9.46%) Ajax
10 471 (9.06%) WCF
11 454 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 360 (6.92%) HTML5
13 283 (5.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 251 (4.83%) LINQ
15 217 (4.17%) NHibernate
16 215 (4.13%) CSS3
17 214 (4.12%) XSLT
18 206 (3.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 201 (3.87%) REST
20 190 (3.65%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 441 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
2 435 (8.37%) Clustering
3 222 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 173 (3.33%) Open Source
5 168 (3.23%) Replication
6 157 (3.02%) Mobile App
7 142 (2.73%) Management Information System
8 140 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
9 134 (2.58%) User Experience
10 120 (2.31%) Blackberry
11 91 (1.75%) N-Tier
12 77 (1.48%) Client/Server
13 60 (1.15%) Blog
14 51 (0.98%) Statistics
15 48 (0.92%) Mathematics
16 44 (0.85%) Visualisation
17 41 (0.79%) W3C
18 39 (0.75%) Mainframe
19 33 (0.63%) BBC
20 32 (0.62%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3310 (63.65%) Windows
2 1197 (23.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 1054 (20.27%) Linux
4 743 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 718 (13.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 315 (6.06%) UNIX
7 280 (5.38%) Windows 7
8 181 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 177 (3.40%) Solaris
10 144 (2.77%) Windows 8
11 127 (2.44%) Android
12 126 (2.42%) CentOS
13 101 (1.94%) Windows XP
14 89 (1.71%) Ubuntu
15 79 (1.52%) Debian
16 77 (1.48%) Apple iOS
17 66 (1.27%) Windows 2000
18 58 (1.12%) Windows Vista
19 56 (1.08%) AIX
20 41 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1107 (21.29%) Agile Software Development
2 898 (17.27%) MVC
3 775 (14.90%) ITIL
4 447 (8.60%) OO
5 428 (8.23%) E-Commerce
6 363 (6.98%) DevOps
7 355 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
8 316 (6.08%) Load Balancing
9 314 (6.04%) TDD
10 310 (5.96%) CRM
11 306 (5.88%) Scrum
11 306 (5.88%) Mentoring
12 303 (5.83%) Project Management
13 295 (5.67%) Web Development
14 259 (4.98%) Disaster Recovery
15 247 (4.75%) Software Engineering
16 214 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
17 209 (4.02%) Problem Management
18 204 (3.92%) Configuration Management
19 202 (3.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2659 (51.13%) SQL
2 1786 (34.35%) C#
3 1491 (28.67%) JavaScript
4 705 (13.56%) PowerShell
5 569 (10.94%) Java
6 531 (10.21%) T-SQL
7 345 (6.63%) PHP
8 344 (6.62%) VB.NET
9 294 (5.65%) Perl
10 198 (3.81%) VB
11 182 (3.50%) Python
12 169 (3.25%) Bash Shell
13 158 (3.04%) Ruby
14 140 (2.69%) VBScript
15 117 (2.25%) C++
16 102 (1.96%) C
17 85 (1.63%) PL/SQL
18 83 (1.60%) Shell Script
19 52 (1.00%) VB6
20 45 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 678 (13.04%) Degree
2 538 (10.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 291 (5.60%) MCSE
4 216 (4.15%) Security Cleared
5 165 (3.17%) SC Cleared
6 147 (2.83%) MCP
7 136 (2.62%) MCITP
8 127 (2.44%) MCSA
9 123 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
10 103 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 97 (1.87%) CCNA
12 89 (1.71%) DV Cleared
13 87 (1.67%) VCP4
14 79 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
15 76 (1.46%) CISSP
16 73 (1.40%) MCSD
17 68 (1.31%) MCTS
18 42 (0.81%) MCAD
19 33 (0.63%) CISM
20 26 (0.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (4.06%) SLA
2 201 (3.87%) QA
3 140 (2.69%) PCI DSS
4 119 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 17 (0.33%) COBIT
7 13 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.15%) WCAG
9 6 (0.12%) JSP 440
10 5 (0.096%) HL7
11 4 (0.077%) WAI
12 2 (0.038%) DO-178B
12 2 (0.038%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.019%) DICOM
System Software
1 1411 (27.13%) Active Directory
2 952 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 462 (8.88%) Hyper-V
4 318 (6.12%) vSphere
5 196 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
6 180 (3.46%) VMware ESX
7 168 (3.23%) XenApp
8 130 (2.50%) ISA Server
9 111 (2.13%) NFS
10 100 (1.92%) XenDesktop
11 99 (1.90%) Terminal Services
12 60 (1.15%) vCloud
13 59 (1.13%) Terminal Server
14 51 (0.98%) SRDF
15 47 (0.90%) XenServer
16 46 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
16 46 (0.88%) KVM
17 44 (0.85%) Xen
18 31 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
19 26 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 258 (4.96%) SCCM
2 225 (4.33%) Puppet
3 182 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
4 174 (3.35%) Nagios
5 167 (3.21%) SCOM
6 144 (2.77%) NetBackup
7 78 (1.50%) ZABBIX
8 69 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
9 66 (1.27%) Backup Exec
10 61 (1.17%) WSUS
11 55 (1.06%) Tivoli
12 53 (1.02%) Opsview
13 48 (0.92%) SCVMM
14 42 (0.81%) logstash
14 42 (0.81%) Graphite
15 41 (0.79%) Ansible
16 30 (0.58%) Windows Intune
16 30 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 29 (0.56%) Kibana
18 28 (0.54%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2508 (48.23%) Microsoft
2 1387 (26.67%) VMware
3 813 (15.63%) Oracle
4 628 (12.08%) Cisco
5 589 (11.33%) Citrix
6 376 (7.23%) HP
7 262 (5.04%) IBM
8 256 (4.92%) Red Hat
9 196 (3.77%) Dell
10 175 (3.37%) NetApp
11 147 (2.83%) Symantec
12 130 (2.50%) EMC
13 124 (2.38%) Google
14 111 (2.13%) Veritas
15 95 (1.83%) Juniper
16 87 (1.67%) Intel
17 85 (1.63%) F5
18 84 (1.62%) Splunk
19 83 (1.60%) Adobe
20 67 (1.29%) Telerik
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