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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 141 112 114
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +2
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2391 2973 2706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.19% 2.54% 2.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.83% 11.92% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2027 2431 2300
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £58,600
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
22075 24940 22157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.19% 21.32% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18380 20575 18700
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 £39,246
% 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 3 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 3 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 -25 2256 £43,000 +4.87% 233
London -16 898 £52,500 +10.52% 89
South East -44 474 £42,250 +1.80% 34
East of England +17 252 £38,500 -6.09% 20
Yorkshire +46 221 £42,500 +11.11% 20
City of London -18 163 £52,500 +5.00% 20
Surrey -5 135 £43,750 -2.77% 10
North West -23 130 £35,000 - 19
South West -72 114 £37,500 +1.35% 24
West Midlands -10 107 £40,000 +6.66% 14
West Yorkshire -6 105 £39,000 +4.00% 10
Hertfordshire +14 97 £40,000 -6.97% 5
Leeds 0 88 £40,000 +6.66% 8
North Yorkshire +61 84 £45,000 +3.44% 5
Berkshire -67 83 £46,250 +15.62% 6
Manchester -17 75 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Kent +20 66 £41,000 -8.88% 4
Cambridgeshire +38 63 £38,000 -15.55% 8
East Midlands -5 58 £32,500 -7.14% 8
West Sussex -25 50 £40,000 -3.61% 2
Hampshire -76 48 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Oxfordshire +12 47 £41,125 -17.75% 3
Essex +18 46 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Reading -25 46 £45,000 - 1
Scotland -13 45 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Harrogate - 45 £42,000 - 1
Wiltshire 0 43 £37,500 +2.04% 4
York +29 37 £45,000 +7.14% 4
Birmingham +7 36 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Buckinghamshire -14 33 £39,250 -3.68% 3

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 3251 (66.24%) Windows
2 2921 (59.52%) SQL Server
3 2424 (49.39%) SQL
4 2242 (45.68%) .NET
5 2227 (45.37%) Microsoft
6 1646 (33.54%) C#
7 1321 (26.92%) JavaScript
8 1283 (26.14%) ASP.NET
9 1273 (25.94%) Active Directory
10 1267 (25.81%) VMware
11 1224 (24.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 1211 (24.67%) HTML
13 1169 (23.82%) Agile Software Development
14 1098 (22.37%) MS Excel
15 1071 (21.82%) Linux
16 1022 (20.82%) Finance
17 975 (19.87%) CSS
18 942 (19.19%) MVC
19 876 (17.85%) Windows Server 2012
20 857 (17.46%) Web Services
21 839 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
22 774 (15.77%) PowerShell
23 749 (15.26%) DNS
24 744 (15.16%) Oracle
25 731 (14.89%) Apache
26 727 (14.81%) XML
27 711 (14.49%) jQuery
28 705 (14.36%) SQL Server 2008
29 645 (13.14%) Degree
30 634 (12.92%) SharePoint

IIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 731 (14.89%) Apache
2 634 (12.92%) SharePoint
3 574 (11.70%) MS Exchange
4 447 (9.11%) Tomcat
5 298 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 229 (4.67%) WebSphere
7 196 (3.99%) BizTalk Server
8 180 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 160 (3.26%) JBoss
10 153 (3.12%) SharePoint 2010
11 151 (3.08%) CMS
12 134 (2.73%) Lync
13 121 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
14 111 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
15 109 (2.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 104 (2.12%) nginx
17 102 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
18 94 (1.92%) Umbraco
19 87 (1.77%) WebLogic
20 78 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1098 (22.37%) MS Excel
2 429 (8.74%) MS Office
3 43 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 25 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (0.47%) InfoPath
6 16 (0.33%) MS Project
7 13 (0.26%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.20%) InDesign
9 9 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
11 4 (0.081%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.041%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.041%) FastStats
13 1 (0.020%) PowerPivot
13 1 (0.020%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.020%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 156 (3.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 77 (1.57%) RMDS
3 24 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
4 18 (0.37%) AWD
5 17 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (0.22%) Changepoint
6 11 (0.22%) SAP Business One
7 9 (0.18%) Sophis RISQUE
8 8 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
8 8 (0.16%) Maximo
9 7 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 5 (0.10%) Tridion
11 4 (0.081%) assyst
11 4 (0.081%) CA PPM
11 4 (0.081%) Magento
11 4 (0.081%) Sage 200
12 3 (0.061%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.061%) Agresso
13 2 (0.041%) ResourceLink
13 2 (0.041%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 361 (7.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 353 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
3 195 (3.97%) Office 365
4 175 (3.57%) SaaS
5 90 (1.83%) IaaS
6 83 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
7 48 (0.98%) PaaS
8 41 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
8 41 (0.84%) Google Analytics
9 38 (0.77%) GitHub
10 18 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
10 18 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 17 (0.35%) Amazon S3
12 10 (0.20%) Route 53
12 10 (0.20%) IBM SmartCloud
13 9 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (0.14%) Symantec.cloud
14 7 (0.14%) Mimecast
15 6 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
15 6 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 749 (15.26%) DNS
2 631 (12.86%) Firewall
3 541 (11.02%) TCP/IP
4 525 (10.70%) SAN
5 417 (8.50%) WAN
6 408 (8.31%) Internet
7 407 (8.29%) DHCP
8 387 (7.89%) LAN
9 268 (5.46%) VPN
10 259 (5.28%) NAS
11 250 (5.09%) HTTP
12 157 (3.20%) iSCSI
13 132 (2.69%) VoIP
14 130 (2.65%) SSL
15 128 (2.61%) Fibre Channel
16 120 (2.44%) Multicast
17 108 (2.20%) FCoE
18 102 (2.08%) VLAN
19 98 (2.00%) Network Security
20 93 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2921 (59.52%) SQL Server
2 705 (14.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 376 (7.66%) MySQL
4 338 (6.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 330 (6.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 325 (6.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 315 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 160 (3.26%) Relational Database
9 147 (3.00%) MongoDB
10 141 (2.87%) Oracle Database
11 104 (2.12%) DB2
12 103 (2.10%) Hadoop
13 96 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 90 (1.83%) NoSQL
15 84 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
16 77 (1.57%) HBase
17 73 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
18 69 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
18 69 (1.41%) Redis
19 54 (1.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 618 (12.59%) Visual Studio
2 323 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 299 (6.09%) Git (software)
4 269 (5.48%) Subversion
5 229 (4.67%) NUnit
6 206 (4.20%) TeamCity
7 183 (3.73%) Jenkins
8 134 (2.73%) JIRA
9 82 (1.67%) Selenium
10 77 (1.57%) MSBuild
11 76 (1.55%) SpecFlow
12 68 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
13 59 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 49 (1.00%) FitNesse
14 49 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 44 (0.90%) Maven
15 44 (0.90%) Hudson
16 41 (0.84%) CruiseControl
17 36 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
18 35 (0.71%) Cucumber
General
1 1022 (20.82%) Finance
2 205 (4.18%) Banking
3 200 (4.07%) Retail
4 167 (3.40%) Back Office
5 123 (2.51%) Law
6 106 (2.16%) Marketing
7 78 (1.59%) Legal
8 70 (1.43%) Telecoms
9 67 (1.37%) Publishing
10 65 (1.32%) Automotive
11 57 (1.16%) Advertising
12 43 (0.88%) Games
13 36 (0.73%) Manufacturing
14 29 (0.59%) Billing
14 29 (0.59%) German Language
15 28 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 17 (0.35%) Dutch Language
17 16 (0.33%) French Language
18 14 (0.29%) Retail Banking
18 14 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1490 (30.36%) Developer
2 642 (13.08%) .NET Developer
3 622 (12.67%) Analyst
4 382 (7.78%) Support Engineer
4 382 (7.78%) Applications Support
5 361 (7.36%) Administrator
6 359 (7.31%) Support Analyst
7 350 (7.13%) C# Developer
8 316 (6.44%) Consultant
9 315 (6.42%) Senior Developer
10 288 (5.87%) Architect
11 286 (5.83%) Web Developer
12 275 (5.60%) C# .NET Developer
13 247 (5.03%) Systems Administrator
14 242 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 218 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
16 197 (4.01%) Applications Support Analyst
17 186 (3.79%) ASP.NET Developer
18 174 (3.55%) Software Developer
19 151 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2242 (45.68%) .NET
2 1283 (26.14%) ASP.NET
3 1211 (24.67%) HTML
4 975 (19.87%) CSS
5 857 (17.46%) Web Services
6 727 (14.81%) XML
7 711 (14.49%) jQuery
8 627 (12.78%) .NET Framework
9 429 (8.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 394 (8.03%) WCF
11 306 (6.23%) Ajax
12 290 (5.91%) Entity Framework
13 278 (5.66%) HTML5
14 233 (4.75%) AngularJS
15 219 (4.46%) XSLT
16 202 (4.12%) Middleware
17 194 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 186 (3.79%) ASP.NET Web API
18 186 (3.79%) SOAP
19 171 (3.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 342 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
2 341 (6.95%) Clustering
3 318 (6.48%) Data Centre
4 198 (4.03%) Computer Science
5 162 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 147 (3.00%) Mobile App
7 144 (2.93%) Replication
8 143 (2.91%) Blackberry
9 141 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
10 97 (1.98%) User Experience
11 85 (1.73%) N-Tier
12 81 (1.65%) Client/Server
13 78 (1.59%) Blog
14 57 (1.16%) Mainframe
15 52 (1.06%) BBC
16 41 (0.84%) W3C
17 40 (0.81%) Mathematics
18 38 (0.77%) NHS
19 37 (0.75%) iPhone
19 37 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3251 (66.24%) Windows
2 1224 (24.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1071 (21.82%) Linux
4 876 (17.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 626 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 233 (4.75%) UNIX
7 204 (4.16%) Windows 7
8 188 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 170 (3.46%) Solaris
10 148 (3.02%) Windows 8
11 136 (2.77%) Windows XP
12 117 (2.38%) Android
13 96 (1.96%) CentOS
14 88 (1.79%) Debian
15 87 (1.77%) Ubuntu
16 71 (1.45%) Apple iOS
17 62 (1.26%) Windows 2000
18 59 (1.20%) Mac OS X
19 55 (1.12%) Windows Vista
20 30 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1169 (23.82%) Agile Software Development
2 942 (19.19%) MVC
3 615 (12.53%) ITIL
4 512 (10.43%) DevOps
5 374 (7.62%) Scrum
6 336 (6.85%) OO
7 326 (6.64%) Project Management
8 320 (6.52%) Web Development
9 318 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
10 304 (6.19%) Configuration Management
11 289 (5.89%) E-Commerce
12 272 (5.54%) CRM
13 269 (5.48%) TDD
14 261 (5.32%) Performance Tuning
15 228 (4.65%) SDLC
16 226 (4.60%) Software Engineering
17 221 (4.50%) Load Balancing
18 217 (4.42%) Change Management
19 215 (4.38%) Mentoring
20 214 (4.36%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2424 (49.39%) SQL
2 1646 (33.54%) C#
3 1321 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 774 (15.77%) PowerShell
5 540 (11.00%) Java
6 538 (10.96%) T-SQL
7 252 (5.13%) VB.NET
8 243 (4.95%) PHP
9 236 (4.81%) Perl
10 194 (3.95%) VB
11 179 (3.65%) Python
12 163 (3.32%) Bash Shell
13 127 (2.59%) C
14 125 (2.55%) Ruby
15 97 (1.98%) C++
16 93 (1.89%) VBScript
17 61 (1.24%) Shell Script
18 51 (1.04%) VB6
18 51 (1.04%) VBA
19 47 (0.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 645 (13.14%) Degree
2 469 (9.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 246 (5.01%) MCSE
4 204 (4.16%) Security Cleared
5 130 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 120 (2.44%) MCITP
6 120 (2.44%) CISSP
7 108 (2.20%) MCP
8 106 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 94 (1.92%) MCSA
10 90 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
11 81 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
12 76 (1.55%) CCNA
13 70 (1.43%) DV Cleared
14 54 (1.10%) CISM
15 47 (0.96%) MCSD
16 36 (0.73%) MCTS
17 35 (0.71%) MCPD
18 25 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 24 (0.49%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 253 (5.15%) SLA
2 205 (4.18%) QA
3 159 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 137 (2.79%) PCI DSS
5 29 (0.59%) COBIT
6 14 (0.29%) JSP 440
7 13 (0.26%) HL7
7 13 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 9 (0.18%) FISMA
9 7 (0.14%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.10%) HIPAA
11 4 (0.081%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.041%) DO-178B
13 1 (0.020%) WCAG
13 1 (0.020%) WAI
System Software
1 1273 (25.94%) Active Directory
2 839 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 492 (10.02%) Hyper-V
4 265 (5.40%) vSphere
5 189 (3.85%) VMware ESX
6 160 (3.26%) XenApp
7 139 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
8 131 (2.67%) NFS
9 108 (2.20%) SRDF
10 87 (1.77%) Oracle RAC
11 86 (1.75%) Terminal Services
12 82 (1.67%) KVM
13 81 (1.65%) XenDesktop
14 77 (1.57%) vCloud
15 73 (1.49%) ISA Server
16 65 (1.32%) Xen
17 49 (1.00%) Varnish
18 46 (0.94%) Terminal Server
19 42 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
20 39 (0.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 320 (6.52%) Puppet
2 247 (5.03%) Opscode Chef
3 234 (4.77%) SCCM
4 180 (3.67%) Nagios
5 164 (3.34%) SCOM
6 121 (2.47%) Backup Exec
7 75 (1.53%) ZABBIX
8 71 (1.45%) HAProxy
9 63 (1.28%) WSUS
10 55 (1.12%) Ansible
11 52 (1.06%) Graphite
12 46 (0.94%) NetBackup
13 45 (0.92%) logstash
14 43 (0.88%) Tivoli
15 40 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
16 35 (0.71%) StatsD
16 35 (0.71%) Kibana
17 29 (0.59%) Opsview
18 28 (0.57%) Zenoss
19 23 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2227 (45.37%) Microsoft
2 1267 (25.81%) VMware
3 744 (15.16%) Oracle
4 602 (12.27%) Cisco
5 480 (9.78%) Citrix
6 271 (5.52%) HP
7 259 (5.28%) IBM
8 192 (3.91%) Red Hat
9 179 (3.65%) NetApp
10 171 (3.48%) Dell
11 167 (3.40%) Symantec
12 159 (3.24%) EMC
13 114 (2.32%) Intel
14 96 (1.96%) Google
15 94 (1.92%) TIBCO
16 90 (1.83%) Splunk
17 84 (1.71%) F5
17 84 (1.71%) Juniper
18 83 (1.69%) Sybase
19 79 (1.61%) DataSynapse
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