The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 108 109 108
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2957 2716 3011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.51% 2.49% 2.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.91% 12.35% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2419 2311 2708
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24824 21989 24066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.10% 20.20% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20538 18550 20658
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +2 2786 £41,000 +2.50% 253
London -7 1058 £47,500 - 92
South East -11 760 £42,000 +5.00% 55
South West +45 252 £36,500 +12.30% 15
City of London +20 252 £50,000 - 21
East of England +7 238 £41,500 +10.66% 23
Berkshire +12 198 £40,000 - 15
North West -2 170 £35,000 +7.69% 24
Hampshire +25 164 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Surrey -19 150 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Yorkshire -21 134 £37,500 +29.31% 21
West Yorkshire -14 116 £37,500 +33.92% 17
West Midlands +21 110 £37,500 +28.20% 13
Manchester +2 106 £35,000 +2.94% 11
Leeds -19 94 £36,500 +25.86% 11
West Sussex +26 84 £42,000 +14.28% 2
Hertfordshire -6 79 £42,500 - 4
Somerset +7 74 £35,000 +12.00% 2
Portsmouth +25 71 £23,500 +4.44% 3
East Midlands -26 66 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Reading -11 65 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Scotland +1 62 £41,250 +10.00% 8
Bedfordshire -1 59 £42,500 -10.52% 9
Cheshire +12 54 £34,000 +13.33% 6
Nottinghamshire +27 47 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Crawley +39 46 £41,500 +3.75% 2
Kent -19 46 £45,000 - 1
Luton +20 45 £52,500 -4.54% 4
Gloucestershire +30 44 £37,000 +29.82%
Wales +11 44 £35,000 -12.50% 6

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3746 (64.21%) Windows
2 3381 (57.95%) SQL Server
3 2893 (49.59%) .NET
4 2831 (48.53%) SQL
5 2707 (46.40%) Microsoft
6 2116 (36.27%) C#
7 1832 (31.40%) ASP.NET
8 1564 (26.81%) HTML
9 1548 (26.53%) JavaScript
10 1394 (23.89%) Active Directory
10 1394 (23.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 1374 (23.55%) VMware
12 1319 (22.61%) CSS
13 1276 (21.87%) MS Excel
14 1142 (19.57%) Linux
15 1133 (19.42%) Web Services
16 1049 (17.98%) XML
17 1010 (17.31%) Finance
18 962 (16.49%) MVC
19 960 (16.46%) DNS
20 949 (16.27%) jQuery
21 913 (15.65%) VMware Infrastructure
22 866 (14.84%) Apache
23 864 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
24 841 (14.42%) Degree
25 791 (13.56%) .NET Framework
26 789 (13.52%) SQL Server 2008
27 771 (13.22%) Oracle
28 764 (13.10%) Java
29 751 (12.87%) SharePoint

IIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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
1 866 (14.84%) Apache
2 751 (12.87%) SharePoint
3 630 (10.80%) MS Exchange
4 512 (8.78%) Tomcat
5 312 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 300 (5.14%) CMS
7 275 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
8 219 (3.75%) WebSphere
9 190 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 154 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2003
11 151 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
12 145 (2.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 133 (2.28%) nginx
14 127 (2.18%) SharePoint 2013
15 125 (2.14%) SharePoint Server
16 115 (1.97%) Umbraco
16 115 (1.97%) Lync
17 110 (1.89%) WebLogic
18 107 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
19 99 (1.70%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 1276 (21.87%) MS Excel
2 387 (6.63%) MS Office
3 63 (1.08%) MS Project
4 62 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 58 (0.99%) Photoshop
6 39 (0.67%) InfoPath
7 25 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
8 19 (0.33%) Fireworks
9 8 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.14%) InDesign
10 7 (0.12%) Acrobat
10 7 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (0.12%) PowerPivot
11 4 (0.069%) ArcInfo
12 3 (0.051%) Quicktime
12 3 (0.051%) AutoCAD
12 3 (0.051%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.017%) ImageReady
13 1 (0.017%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.017%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 134 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 80 (1.37%) Fredhopper
3 33 (0.57%) Google Analytics
4 22 (0.38%) WebTrends
5 17 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
6 16 (0.27%) SunGard AvantGard
7 15 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
7 15 (0.26%) RMDS
7 15 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 14 (0.24%) IntelliMatch
8 14 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
8 14 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
9 13 (0.22%) SAP Business One
10 12 (0.21%) Maximo
11 10 (0.17%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
12 9 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
13 7 (0.12%) Visualfiles
13 7 (0.12%) Markit EDM
13 7 (0.12%) Magento
14 6 (0.10%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 307 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 217 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
3 181 (3.10%) SaaS
4 103 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
5 102 (1.75%) IaaS
6 95 (1.63%) Office 365
7 72 (1.23%) PaaS
8 69 (1.18%) GitHub
9 51 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
10 29 (0.50%) Amazon S3
11 27 (0.46%) Trello
12 16 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
13 15 (0.26%) Google Apps
14 11 (0.19%) CloudFront
15 9 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
16 8 (0.14%) Basecamp
17 3 (0.051%) Force.com
18 2 (0.034%) IBM SmartCloud
18 2 (0.034%) Amazon ELB
19 1 (0.017%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 960 (16.46%) DNS
2 703 (12.05%) Firewall
3 680 (11.66%) TCP/IP
4 606 (10.39%) Internet
5 583 (9.99%) SAN
6 503 (8.62%) DHCP
7 329 (5.64%) HTTP
8 304 (5.21%) LAN
9 301 (5.16%) WAN
9 301 (5.16%) VPN
10 260 (4.46%) NAS
11 203 (3.48%) SSL
12 165 (2.83%) FTP
13 158 (2.71%) SMTP
14 148 (2.54%) LDAP
15 128 (2.19%) VLAN
16 124 (2.13%) Network Security
17 117 (2.01%) Intranet
18 116 (1.99%) VoIP
19 115 (1.97%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3381 (57.95%) SQL Server
2 789 (13.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 652 (11.18%) MySQL
4 586 (10.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 371 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 306 (5.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 292 (5.01%) Relational Database
8 266 (4.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 145 (2.49%) SQL Server 2000
10 132 (2.26%) Oracle Database
11 109 (1.87%) RavenDB
12 98 (1.68%) MongoDB
13 96 (1.65%) NoSQL
14 92 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 85 (1.46%) Crystal Reports
16 81 (1.39%) RDBMS
17 71 (1.22%) DB2
18 67 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
19 58 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
20 48 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 673 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 493 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 359 (6.15%) Subversion
4 311 (5.33%) Git (software)
5 275 (4.71%) NUnit
6 260 (4.46%) TeamCity
7 197 (3.38%) JIRA
8 129 (2.21%) Jenkins
9 114 (1.95%) ReSharper
10 106 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
11 101 (1.73%) MSBuild
12 91 (1.56%) NCrunch
13 90 (1.54%) Cucumber
14 75 (1.29%) Selenium
15 68 (1.17%) Moq
16 67 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 62 (1.06%) WATIR
18 53 (0.91%) Hudson
19 51 (0.87%) SpecFlow
20 49 (0.84%) Eclipse
General
1 1010 (17.31%) Finance
2 372 (6.38%) Retail
3 235 (4.03%) Marketing
4 224 (3.84%) Banking
5 164 (2.81%) Back Office
6 147 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 115 (1.97%) Publishing
8 110 (1.89%) Law
9 101 (1.73%) Legal
10 83 (1.42%) Manufacturing
11 80 (1.37%) Advertising
12 54 (0.93%) Investment Banking
13 52 (0.89%) Games
14 39 (0.67%) French Language
15 35 (0.60%) Music Industry
16 32 (0.55%) Financial Institution
17 30 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
18 23 (0.39%) Front Office
19 22 (0.38%) German Language
20 21 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1894 (32.46%) Developer
2 758 (12.99%) .NET Developer
3 756 (12.96%) Analyst
4 431 (7.39%) Applications Support
5 425 (7.28%) Administrator
6 405 (6.94%) C# Developer
7 393 (6.74%) Support Engineer
8 391 (6.70%) Support Analyst
9 385 (6.60%) Senior Developer
10 341 (5.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 307 (5.26%) Web Developer
12 302 (5.18%) C# .NET Developer
13 296 (5.07%) Software Developer
14 289 (4.95%) Consultant
15 285 (4.89%) Systems Administrator
16 256 (4.39%) Architect
17 219 (3.75%) ASP.NET Developer
18 214 (3.67%) Systems Engineer
19 180 (3.09%) Applications Support Analyst
20 178 (3.05%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2893 (49.59%) .NET
2 1832 (31.40%) ASP.NET
3 1564 (26.81%) HTML
4 1319 (22.61%) CSS
5 1133 (19.42%) Web Services
6 1049 (17.98%) XML
7 949 (16.27%) jQuery
8 791 (13.56%) .NET Framework
9 692 (11.86%) WCF
10 507 (8.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 484 (8.30%) Ajax
12 326 (5.59%) HTML5
13 310 (5.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 278 (4.77%) XSLT
15 276 (4.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 276 (4.73%) LINQ
16 261 (4.47%) MSMQ
17 255 (4.37%) SOAP
18 207 (3.55%) WinForms
19 206 (3.53%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 377 (6.46%) Clustering
2 373 (6.39%) Computer Science
3 203 (3.48%) Open Source
4 165 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
5 163 (2.79%) Management Information System
6 135 (2.31%) Replication
7 134 (2.30%) Mobile App
8 110 (1.89%) Blackberry
9 88 (1.51%) Client/Server
10 87 (1.49%) N-Tier
11 77 (1.32%) Statistics
12 61 (1.05%) Blog
13 60 (1.03%) Mathematics
14 57 (0.98%) Social Media
15 50 (0.86%) W3C
16 43 (0.74%) iPhone
17 42 (0.72%) Fat Client
17 42 (0.72%) Thin Client
18 31 (0.53%) Kindle
19 28 (0.48%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3746 (64.21%) Windows
2 1394 (23.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 1142 (19.57%) Linux
4 864 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 632 (10.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 384 (6.58%) UNIX
7 272 (4.66%) Windows 7
8 224 (3.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 216 (3.70%) Windows XP
10 173 (2.97%) Android
11 135 (2.31%) Solaris
12 124 (2.13%) Windows 8
13 110 (1.89%) Debian
13 110 (1.89%) Apple iOS
14 105 (1.80%) CentOS
15 96 (1.65%) Ubuntu
16 91 (1.56%) Windows Vista
17 56 (0.96%) AIX
18 46 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
19 43 (0.74%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 962 (16.49%) MVC
2 713 (12.22%) ITIL
3 660 (11.31%) Agile Software Development
4 643 (11.02%) E-Commerce
5 449 (7.70%) OO
6 413 (7.08%) TDD
7 399 (6.84%) Web Development
8 376 (6.44%) Scrum
9 340 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
10 314 (5.38%) Unit Testing
11 306 (5.25%) Load Balancing
12 277 (4.75%) DevOps
13 266 (4.56%) Performance Tuning
14 258 (4.42%) Project Management
15 240 (4.11%) SOA
16 228 (3.91%) Software Engineering
17 223 (3.82%) CRM
18 213 (3.65%) Migration
19 210 (3.60%) Configuration Management
20 201 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2831 (48.53%) SQL
2 2116 (36.27%) C#
3 1548 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 764 (13.10%) Java
5 642 (11.00%) T-SQL
6 605 (10.37%) PowerShell
7 431 (7.39%) VB.NET
8 399 (6.84%) PHP
9 303 (5.19%) VB
10 239 (4.10%) Perl
11 222 (3.81%) Ruby
12 216 (3.70%) Bash Shell
13 185 (3.17%) VBScript
14 178 (3.05%) Python
15 129 (2.21%) C++
16 82 (1.41%) VBA
17 70 (1.20%) C
18 59 (1.01%) PL/SQL
19 51 (0.87%) Shell Script
20 49 (0.84%) VB6
Qualifications
1 841 (14.42%) Degree
2 615 (10.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 360 (6.17%) MCSE
4 174 (2.98%) Security Cleared
5 167 (2.86%) MCITP
6 150 (2.57%) Cisco Certification
7 147 (2.52%) CCNA
8 139 (2.38%) MCSA
9 114 (1.95%) MCP
10 103 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 98 (1.68%) SC Cleared
12 89 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
13 72 (1.23%) CISSP
13 72 (1.23%) MCTS
14 70 (1.20%) CCNP
15 48 (0.82%) DV Cleared
16 43 (0.74%) MCSD
17 37 (0.63%) CISM
18 34 (0.58%) ISEB
19 24 (0.41%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 313 (5.37%) QA
2 214 (3.67%) SLA
3 152 (2.61%) PCI DSS
4 93 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 70 (1.20%) ISO 9001
6 43 (0.74%) WCAG
7 33 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 15 (0.26%) WAI
9 14 (0.24%) COBIT
10 4 (0.069%) HL7
10 4 (0.069%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.034%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.017%) GxP
12 1 (0.017%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1394 (23.89%) Active Directory
2 913 (15.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 375 (6.43%) Hyper-V
4 291 (4.99%) vSphere
5 231 (3.96%) VMware ESX
6 168 (2.88%) XenApp
7 129 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
8 110 (1.89%) ISA Server
9 101 (1.73%) XenDesktop
10 94 (1.61%) Terminal Services
11 78 (1.34%) Forefront TMG
12 65 (1.11%) KVM
13 58 (0.99%) XenServer
14 48 (0.82%) UAG
15 44 (0.75%) Varnish
16 33 (0.57%) Samba
17 31 (0.53%) Terminal Server
18 28 (0.48%) NFS
19 26 (0.45%) Xen
20 25 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 180 (3.09%) SCCM
2 174 (2.98%) Puppet
3 161 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
4 142 (2.43%) SCOM
5 133 (2.28%) Nagios
6 128 (2.19%) WSUS
7 107 (1.83%) NetBackup
8 94 (1.61%) Backup Exec
9 87 (1.49%) ZABBIX
10 55 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
11 53 (0.91%) Tivoli
12 48 (0.82%) logstash
13 37 (0.63%) HAProxy
13 37 (0.63%) StatsD
14 34 (0.58%) Kibana
15 33 (0.57%) Opsview
16 27 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 25 (0.43%) ARCserve
18 21 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 17 (0.29%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2707 (46.40%) Microsoft
2 1374 (23.55%) VMware
3 771 (13.22%) Oracle
4 606 (10.39%) Cisco
5 576 (9.87%) Citrix
6 319 (5.47%) HP
7 256 (4.39%) Red Hat
8 235 (4.03%) JBoss
9 230 (3.94%) IBM
10 172 (2.95%) Dell
11 143 (2.45%) Symantec
12 131 (2.25%) Google
13 130 (2.23%) EMC
14 125 (2.14%) Juniper
15 108 (1.85%) NetApp
16 97 (1.66%) Sitecore
16 97 (1.66%) Apple
17 96 (1.65%) CheckPoint
18 91 (1.56%) EPiServer
18 91 (1.56%) SAP
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Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum
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Salary: £80000 per annum + 15% Bonus & Extensive Benefits Package
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Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
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Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Attractive Benefits, Bonus & Training
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