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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
Rank 36 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing IIS 30 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.63% 2.65% 7.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.61% 10.53% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
153 95 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.71% 25.20% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 106 61 56
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 September 2014, 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 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 48 (81.36%) SQL
3 47 (79.66%) Tomcat
3 47 (79.66%) HTTP
4 46 (77.97%) Oracle
5 45 (76.27%) UNIX
6 44 (74.58%) Java
6 44 (74.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 44 (74.58%) Linux
6 44 (74.58%) IBM
6 44 (74.58%) IBM HTTP Server
6 44 (74.58%) WebSphere
7 43 (72.88%) Solaris
7 43 (72.88%) Finance
8 42 (71.19%) J2EE
8 42 (71.19%) Manufacturing
9 41 (69.49%) DB2
9 41 (69.49%) AIX
9 41 (69.49%) E-Commerce
9 41 (69.49%) Retail
10 40 (67.80%) JDBC
11 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
12 37 (62.71%) Middleware
13 35 (59.32%) FTP
14 33 (55.93%) MS Office
14 33 (55.93%) MQSeries
15 28 (47.46%) Bash Shell
16 27 (45.76%) Perl
17 23 (38.98%) ITIL
18 22 (37.29%) Problem Management

IIS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 47 (79.66%) Tomcat
2 44 (74.58%) WebSphere Application Server
2 44 (74.58%) IBM HTTP Server
2 44 (74.58%) WebSphere
3 33 (55.93%) MQSeries
4 7 (11.86%) Apache
5 4 (6.78%) MS Exchange
5 4 (6.78%) WebLogic
5 4 (6.78%) Tuxedo
5 4 (6.78%) GlassFish
5 4 (6.78%) iPlanet
6 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (3.39%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.39%) Lync
7 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (55.93%) MS Office
2 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (79.66%) HTTP
2 35 (59.32%) FTP
3 6 (10.17%) DNS
3 6 (10.17%) SSL
4 4 (6.78%) SAN
5 3 (5.08%) DHCP
6 2 (3.39%) LAN
6 2 (3.39%) WAN
6 2 (3.39%) IPv4
6 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.39%) VPN
6 2 (3.39%) Firewall
7 1 (1.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (69.49%) DB2
2 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.08%) MySQL
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 7 (11.86%) Eclipse
1 7 (11.86%) Subversion
1 7 (11.86%) Rational Application Developer
1 7 (11.86%) JUnit
2 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (72.88%) Finance
2 42 (71.19%) Manufacturing
3 41 (69.49%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (55.93%) Analyst
2 32 (54.24%) Support Analyst
2 32 (54.24%) Operations Analyst
2 32 (54.24%) Operations Support Analyst
3 13 (22.03%) Junior Analyst
3 13 (22.03%) Junior Support Analyst
3 13 (22.03%) Junior
4 9 (15.25%) Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Architect
4 9 (15.25%) Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Java Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) Support Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Middleware Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Middleware Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (71.19%) J2EE
2 40 (67.80%) JDBC
3 37 (62.71%) Middleware
4 13 (22.03%) .NET
5 10 (16.95%) HTML
5 10 (16.95%) CSS
6 7 (11.86%) XML
6 7 (11.86%) XHTML
6 7 (11.86%) JMS
6 7 (11.86%) JSP
6 7 (11.86%) Struts
6 7 (11.86%) JSTL
7 4 (6.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 4 (6.78%) Web Services
7 4 (6.78%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.08%) jQuery
9 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.69%) SAP XI
10 1 (1.69%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Open Source
2 2 (3.39%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.69%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.69%) PKI
3 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 45 (76.27%) UNIX
3 44 (74.58%) Linux
4 43 (72.88%) Solaris
5 41 (69.49%) AIX
6 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.08%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.69%) zOS
9 1 (1.69%) SUSE
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (69.49%) E-Commerce
2 23 (38.98%) ITIL
3 22 (37.29%) Problem Management
4 7 (11.86%) Content Management
4 7 (11.86%) Web Development
4 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (11.86%) RAD
4 7 (11.86%) MVC
5 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.39%) DevOps
6 2 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.69%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.69%) Performance Testing
7 1 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.69%) Time Management
7 1 (1.69%) OWASP
7 1 (1.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (81.36%) SQL
2 44 (74.58%) Java
3 28 (47.46%) Bash Shell
4 27 (45.76%) Perl
5 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.78%) Jython
7 3 (5.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Sun Certification
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) MCTS
2 1 (1.69%) MCSE
2 1 (1.69%) MCSA
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.39%) XenApp
4 2 (3.39%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.69%) vSphere
5 1 (1.69%) vCloud
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.69%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.08%) Tivoli
2 3 (5.08%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 46 (77.97%) Oracle
2 44 (74.58%) IBM
3 38 (64.41%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.86%) Sun
4 7 (11.86%) VMware
5 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.78%) Citrix
6 4 (6.78%) JBoss
7 3 (5.08%) BMC
7 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.08%) NetIQ
8 2 (3.39%) Cisco
8 2 (3.39%) SAP
9 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.69%) Sybase
9 1 (1.69%) EMC
9 1 (1.69%) Symantec
9 1 (1.69%) Clearswift
9 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.69%) CommVault