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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 148 110 113
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +3
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2292 2905 2692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.09% 2.53% 2.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.46% 12.08% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1963 2291 2293
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
21918 24053 21525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.01% 20.96% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18264 19557 18235
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
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 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -35 2166 £42,500 +4.93% 268
London -28 855 £52,500 +10.52% 67
South East -46 461 £41,500 +3.75% 51
East of England +2 229 £38,500 -7.22% 27
Yorkshire +54 228 £42,000 +9.80% 33
City of London -31 155 £55,000 +15.78% 13
North West -14 146 £35,000 - 29
Surrey -19 139 £45,000 +2.27% 10
West Yorkshire -4 116 £40,000 +9.58% 19
West Midlands -11 98 £37,500 +2.06% 17
Leeds +11 94 £41,750 +4.37% 12
Berkshire -57 86 £46,250 +15.62% 7
South West -88 80 £37,500 +1.35% 25
Manchester -20 77 £36,975 +1.30% 16
North Yorkshire +53 75 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Hertfordshire +1 75 £40,000 -11.11% 12
East Midlands -25 63 £32,500 - 13
Cambridgeshire +34 55 £38,000 -12.13% 7
Kent +32 51 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Essex +12 51 £48,750 +14.70% 2
Scotland -20 49 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Buckinghamshire +3 48 £40,000 -2.43% 5
Milton Keynes +15 45 £40,000 -2.43% 3
West Sussex -12 43 £32,500 -19.75% 4
Oxfordshire -12 43 £41,000 +2.50% 9
Reading -21 40 £48,500 +7.77% 3
Hampshire -101 40 £42,500 +6.25% 9
York +30 39 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Harrogate +24 35 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Coventry +12 35 £45,000 +20.00% 3

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3141 (65.63%) Windows
2 2789 (58.27%) SQL Server
3 2344 (48.98%) SQL
4 2194 (45.84%) .NET
5 2095 (43.77%) Microsoft
6 1621 (33.87%) C#
7 1316 (27.50%) JavaScript
8 1256 (26.24%) ASP.NET
9 1228 (25.66%) Active Directory
10 1224 (25.57%) VMware
11 1219 (25.47%) Windows Server 2008
12 1195 (24.97%) HTML
13 1126 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
14 1052 (21.98%) Linux
15 1051 (21.96%) MS Excel
16 989 (20.66%) Finance
17 981 (20.50%) CSS
18 948 (19.81%) MVC
19 885 (18.49%) Windows Server 2012
20 821 (17.15%) Web Services
21 788 (16.46%) PowerShell
22 787 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
23 737 (15.40%) DNS
24 722 (15.09%) jQuery
25 701 (14.65%) Apache
26 696 (14.54%) Oracle
27 683 (14.27%) XML
28 673 (14.06%) SQL Server 2008
29 634 (13.25%) Degree
30 624 (13.04%) .NET Framework

IIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 701 (14.65%) Apache
2 616 (12.87%) SharePoint
3 533 (11.14%) MS Exchange
4 439 (9.17%) Tomcat
5 284 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 219 (4.58%) WebSphere
7 200 (4.18%) BizTalk Server
8 177 (3.70%) JBoss
9 152 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 148 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
11 147 (3.07%) CMS
12 117 (2.44%) Lync
13 116 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
14 100 (2.09%) SharePoint 2013
15 98 (2.05%) nginx
16 96 (2.01%) Umbraco
17 95 (1.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 90 (1.88%) WebLogic
19 89 (1.86%) Oracle Coherence
20 76 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1051 (21.96%) MS Excel
2 407 (8.50%) MS Office
3 40 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 22 (0.46%) InfoPath
5 21 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.33%) MS Project
7 12 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.21%) InDesign
9 5 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.084%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.084%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.042%) FastStats
12 2 (0.042%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.021%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.021%) PowerPivot
13 1 (0.021%) HipChat
13 1 (0.021%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 148 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 68 (1.42%) RMDS
3 21 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
4 17 (0.36%) AWD
5 11 (0.23%) Changepoint
6 9 (0.19%) SAP Business One
6 9 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.13%) Sophis RISQUE
8 6 (0.13%) Markit EDM
9 5 (0.10%) Agresso
9 5 (0.10%) Maximo
10 4 (0.084%) assyst
10 4 (0.084%) ResourceLink
10 4 (0.084%) Sage 200
11 3 (0.063%) Cognos Planning
11 3 (0.063%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.063%) Magento
11 3 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.063%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 341 (7.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 321 (6.71%) Amazon AWS
3 172 (3.59%) Office 365
4 162 (3.38%) SaaS
5 78 (1.63%) IaaS
6 76 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
7 45 (0.94%) PaaS
8 36 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
9 35 (0.73%) Google Analytics
9 35 (0.73%) GitHub
10 16 (0.33%) Amazon S3
11 15 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
12 13 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 10 (0.21%) Route 53
14 9 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (0.17%) Mimecast
15 8 (0.17%) Heroku
16 7 (0.15%) IBM SmartCloud
17 6 (0.13%) Yammer
17 6 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 737 (15.40%) DNS
2 599 (12.52%) Firewall
3 526 (10.99%) TCP/IP
4 469 (9.80%) SAN
5 396 (8.27%) Internet
5 396 (8.27%) DHCP
6 384 (8.02%) WAN
7 364 (7.61%) LAN
8 243 (5.08%) VPN
9 237 (4.95%) NAS
10 231 (4.83%) HTTP
11 141 (2.95%) iSCSI
12 126 (2.63%) SSL
13 120 (2.51%) VoIP
14 110 (2.30%) Multicast
15 107 (2.24%) Fibre Channel
16 101 (2.11%) Network Security
17 95 (1.98%) FCoE
18 86 (1.80%) VLAN
19 82 (1.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2789 (58.27%) SQL Server
2 673 (14.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 339 (7.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 334 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 332 (6.94%) MySQL
6 324 (6.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 298 (6.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 156 (3.26%) Relational Database
9 145 (3.03%) MongoDB
10 122 (2.55%) Oracle Database
11 109 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 98 (2.05%) Hadoop
13 90 (1.88%) DB2
14 82 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
15 78 (1.63%) NoSQL
16 69 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
17 68 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
17 68 (1.42%) HBase
18 62 (1.30%) Redis
19 59 (1.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 584 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 352 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 313 (6.54%) Git (software)
4 277 (5.79%) Subversion
5 211 (4.41%) TeamCity
6 200 (4.18%) Jenkins
7 199 (4.16%) NUnit
8 140 (2.93%) JIRA
9 81 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
10 80 (1.67%) Selenium
10 80 (1.67%) MSBuild
11 64 (1.34%) SpecFlow
12 54 (1.13%) Maven
13 53 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 50 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 48 (1.00%) Hudson
16 45 (0.94%) FitNesse
17 38 (0.79%) Ant
18 37 (0.77%) Cucumber
19 33 (0.69%) CruiseControl
General
1 989 (20.66%) Finance
2 227 (4.74%) Banking
3 190 (3.97%) Retail
4 159 (3.32%) Back Office
5 120 (2.51%) Marketing
6 119 (2.49%) Law
7 75 (1.57%) Legal
8 69 (1.44%) Telecoms
9 65 (1.36%) Automotive
10 56 (1.17%) Publishing
11 47 (0.98%) Advertising
12 41 (0.86%) Games
13 39 (0.81%) Manufacturing
14 27 (0.56%) German Language
15 24 (0.50%) Billing
16 21 (0.44%) Financial Institution
17 18 (0.38%) Dutch Language
17 18 (0.38%) French Language
17 18 (0.38%) Retail Banking
18 14 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1482 (30.97%) Developer
2 642 (13.41%) .NET Developer
3 594 (12.41%) Analyst
4 371 (7.75%) Applications Support
5 366 (7.65%) C# Developer
6 361 (7.54%) Administrator
7 355 (7.42%) Support Engineer
8 327 (6.83%) Support Analyst
9 313 (6.54%) Senior Developer
10 306 (6.39%) Consultant
11 292 (6.10%) Architect
12 285 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
13 279 (5.83%) Web Developer
14 246 (5.14%) Systems Administrator
15 237 (4.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 209 (4.37%) Systems Engineer
17 199 (4.16%) ASP.NET Developer
18 183 (3.82%) Applications Support Analyst
19 170 (3.55%) Software Developer
20 153 (3.20%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2194 (45.84%) .NET
2 1256 (26.24%) ASP.NET
3 1195 (24.97%) HTML
4 981 (20.50%) CSS
5 821 (17.15%) Web Services
6 722 (15.09%) jQuery
7 683 (14.27%) XML
8 624 (13.04%) .NET Framework
9 436 (9.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 359 (7.50%) WCF
11 307 (6.41%) Ajax
12 305 (6.37%) HTML5
13 280 (5.85%) Entity Framework
14 237 (4.95%) AngularJS
15 206 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 198 (4.14%) XSLT
17 194 (4.05%) SOAP
17 194 (4.05%) Middleware
18 181 (3.78%) REST
19 178 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 345 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 320 (6.69%) Clustering
3 280 (5.85%) Data Centre
4 187 (3.91%) Management Information System
5 184 (3.84%) Computer Science
6 139 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
7 129 (2.70%) Blackberry
7 129 (2.70%) Replication
8 117 (2.44%) Mobile App
9 83 (1.73%) User Experience
10 77 (1.61%) N-Tier
11 73 (1.53%) Client/Server
12 64 (1.34%) Blog
13 52 (1.09%) BBC
14 45 (0.94%) Mainframe
15 37 (0.77%) W3C
16 36 (0.75%) EqualLogic
17 35 (0.73%) NHS
17 35 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 35 (0.73%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3141 (65.63%) Windows
2 1219 (25.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 1052 (21.98%) Linux
4 885 (18.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 589 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 238 (4.97%) UNIX
7 210 (4.39%) Windows 7
8 181 (3.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 163 (3.41%) Windows 8
10 152 (3.18%) Solaris
11 135 (2.82%) Windows XP
12 98 (2.05%) Android
13 82 (1.71%) Ubuntu
13 82 (1.71%) CentOS
13 82 (1.71%) Debian
14 65 (1.36%) Mac OS X
15 64 (1.34%) Apple iOS
16 59 (1.23%) Windows 2000
17 49 (1.02%) Windows Vista
18 28 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1126 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 948 (19.81%) MVC
3 613 (12.81%) ITIL
4 514 (10.74%) DevOps
5 375 (7.84%) Scrum
6 334 (6.98%) OO
7 325 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
8 320 (6.69%) Project Management
9 309 (6.46%) Configuration Management
9 309 (6.46%) Web Development
10 277 (5.79%) TDD
11 273 (5.70%) E-Commerce
12 258 (5.39%) CRM
13 241 (5.04%) Performance Tuning
14 223 (4.66%) Migration
15 219 (4.58%) Change Management
16 216 (4.51%) SDLC
17 215 (4.49%) Mentoring
18 200 (4.18%) Software Engineering
19 192 (4.01%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2344 (48.98%) SQL
2 1621 (33.87%) C#
3 1316 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 788 (16.46%) PowerShell
5 528 (11.03%) Java
6 525 (10.97%) T-SQL
7 247 (5.16%) VB.NET
8 233 (4.87%) PHP
9 232 (4.85%) Perl
10 221 (4.62%) VB
11 179 (3.74%) Python
12 171 (3.57%) Bash Shell
13 120 (2.51%) C
14 117 (2.44%) Ruby
15 93 (1.94%) VBScript
16 88 (1.84%) C++
17 59 (1.23%) Shell Script
18 55 (1.15%) VB6
19 52 (1.09%) VBA
20 39 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 634 (13.25%) Degree
2 456 (9.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 243 (5.08%) MCSE
4 208 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 140 (2.93%) SC Cleared
6 130 (2.72%) CISSP
7 119 (2.49%) MCITP
8 103 (2.15%) MCP
9 102 (2.13%) MCSA
10 100 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 99 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
12 85 (1.78%) CCNA
13 79 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
14 65 (1.36%) CISM
15 62 (1.30%) DV Cleared
16 32 (0.67%) MCSD
17 30 (0.63%) MCPD
18 27 (0.56%) MCTS
19 26 (0.54%) CISA
20 23 (0.48%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 238 (4.97%) SLA
2 205 (4.28%) QA
3 158 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 137 (2.86%) PCI DSS
5 28 (0.59%) COBIT
6 16 (0.33%) HL7
7 15 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (0.21%) JSP 440
9 9 (0.19%) HIPAA
9 9 (0.19%) ISO 9001
10 7 (0.15%) FISMA
11 3 (0.063%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.063%) DICOM
12 1 (0.021%) WCAG
12 1 (0.021%) WAI
System Software
1 1228 (25.66%) Active Directory
2 787 (16.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 440 (9.19%) Hyper-V
4 257 (5.37%) vSphere
5 211 (4.41%) VMware ESX
6 146 (3.05%) XenApp
7 122 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
8 114 (2.38%) NFS
9 95 (1.98%) SRDF
10 80 (1.67%) vCloud
11 79 (1.65%) KVM
11 79 (1.65%) Terminal Services
12 78 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
13 74 (1.55%) ISA Server
14 68 (1.42%) XenDesktop
15 59 (1.23%) Xen
16 47 (0.98%) Varnish
17 44 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
18 38 (0.79%) Docker
19 37 (0.77%) UAG
Systems Management
1 331 (6.92%) Puppet
2 235 (4.91%) Opscode Chef
2 235 (4.91%) SCCM
3 185 (3.87%) Nagios
4 163 (3.41%) SCOM
5 125 (2.61%) Backup Exec
6 71 (1.48%) ZABBIX
7 69 (1.44%) HAProxy
8 66 (1.38%) WSUS
9 47 (0.98%) Graphite
10 45 (0.94%) Ansible
11 44 (0.92%) logstash
12 36 (0.75%) NetBackup
13 33 (0.69%) Tivoli
13 33 (0.69%) Kibana
14 32 (0.67%) StatsD
14 32 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
15 28 (0.59%) Zenoss
16 25 (0.52%) SCVMM
17 20 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2095 (43.77%) Microsoft
2 1224 (25.57%) VMware
3 696 (14.54%) Oracle
4 544 (11.37%) Cisco
5 478 (9.99%) Citrix
6 237 (4.95%) IBM
7 223 (4.66%) HP
8 200 (4.18%) Red Hat
9 164 (3.43%) NetApp
10 158 (3.30%) Dell
11 154 (3.22%) Symantec
12 141 (2.95%) EMC
13 100 (2.09%) Intel
14 87 (1.82%) TIBCO
15 80 (1.67%) Splunk
16 76 (1.59%) Google
17 73 (1.53%) Sybase
18 70 (1.46%) DataSynapse
19 69 (1.44%) Sitecore
19 69 (1.44%) Juniper
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
SunGard
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PTS Resourcing (UK) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £48,000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified Excellent earning potential
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £36k - 38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago