The table below looks at the statistics for IIS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IIS over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 52 49 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Permanent jobs citing IIS 9 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.73% 3.55% 8.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.63% 15.22% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 10
Average salary £50,000 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% +23.63%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +5.47%
IIS
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
160 138 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 30.71% 23.35% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 126 115 78
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,742
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

IIS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IIS across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

IIS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

IIS
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IIS across the Watford region.

IIS Salary Trend in Watford

IIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 38 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (81.58%) SQL
3 26 (68.42%) Windows
4 24 (63.16%) Oracle
4 24 (63.16%) Linux
4 24 (63.16%) Problem Management
5 21 (55.26%) WebSphere
5 21 (55.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 21 (55.26%) IBM
6 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
7 17 (44.74%) Java
8 14 (36.84%) MS Office
8 14 (36.84%) Perl
8 14 (36.84%) J2EE
8 14 (36.84%) DB2
8 14 (36.84%) JDBC
8 14 (36.84%) AIX
8 14 (36.84%) Solaris
8 14 (36.84%) ITIL
8 14 (36.84%) UNIX
8 14 (36.84%) Tomcat
8 14 (36.84%) MQSeries
8 14 (36.84%) FTP
8 14 (36.84%) HTTP
8 14 (36.84%) Middleware
8 14 (36.84%) IBM HTTP Server
8 14 (36.84%) Retail
8 14 (36.84%) Bash Shell
9 13 (34.21%) E-Commerce
9 13 (34.21%) .NET

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 21 (55.26%) WebSphere Application Server
1 21 (55.26%) WebSphere
2 14 (36.84%) IBM HTTP Server
2 14 (36.84%) Tomcat
2 14 (36.84%) MQSeries
3 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
4 4 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) MS Office
2 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Maximo
1 7 (18.42%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) FTP
1 14 (36.84%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 14 (36.84%) DB2
3 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.89%) Toad
General
1 14 (36.84%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Analyst
1 20 (52.63%) Support Analyst
2 13 (34.21%) Operations Analyst
2 13 (34.21%) Operations Support Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Product Specialist
3 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (5.26%) DBA
4 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.26%) QA Leader
5 1 (2.63%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (2.63%) QA Tester
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Tester
5 1 (2.63%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.63%) Tester
5 1 (2.63%) Junior
5 1 (2.63%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) J2EE
1 14 (36.84%) JDBC
1 14 (36.84%) Middleware
2 13 (34.21%) .NET
3 9 (23.68%) HTML
4 8 (21.05%) CSS
5 6 (15.79%) jQuery
6 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.53%) WCF
6 4 (10.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 24 (63.16%) Linux
3 14 (36.84%) AIX
3 14 (36.84%) Solaris
3 14 (36.84%) UNIX
4 10 (26.32%) Windows XP
4 10 (26.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Problem Management
2 14 (36.84%) ITIL
3 13 (34.21%) E-Commerce
4 10 (26.32%) Configuration Management
5 7 (18.42%) Project Management
5 7 (18.42%) Asset Management
5 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (18.42%) Data Protection
5 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (18.42%) Capacity Management
6 6 (15.79%) Workflow
7 4 (10.53%) Volume Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Service Management
8 3 (7.89%) Process Management
8 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
8 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.89%) Coaching
9 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) Java
3 14 (36.84%) Perl
3 14 (36.84%) Bash Shell
4 10 (26.32%) C#
4 10 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.89%) VBScript
8 2 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (7.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (63.16%) Oracle
3 21 (55.26%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.26%) VMware
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix