Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for IIS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IIS over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 231 159
Rank change year-on-year -9 -72 -6
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2,077 2,622 3,843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.41% 1.56% 2.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.73% 8.99% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,715 2,284 3,323
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,100 £26,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

IIS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 23,791 29,177 31,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.19% 17.36% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19,174 23,899 26,987
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing IIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for IIS in England

IIS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IIS in England

IIS
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in England over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for IIS in England

IIS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the England region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -48 761 £60,000 +9.09% 69
South East +24 661 £45,000 +12.50% 48
North of England +70 367 £45,000 +20.00% 57
North West +82 192 £44,500 +15.58% 25
Yorkshire +39 158 £45,000 +28.57% 26
East of England +12 109 £37,500 -6.25% 16
Midlands -46 108 £40,000 +6.67% 17
South West -84 76 £38,000 -5.00% 18
East Midlands -29 55 £38,500 +8.45% 9
West Midlands -6 53 £42,375 -0.29% 8
North East +5 17 £35,000 -12.50% 6
IIS
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT jobs citing IIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for IIS.

1 1,290 (62.11%) Windows
2 1,212 (58.35%) SQL Server
3 1,180 (56.81%) SQL
4 1,031 (49.64%) .NET
5 905 (43.57%) Microsoft
6 893 (42.99%) C#
7 684 (32.93%) Windows Server
8 673 (32.40%) Active Directory
9 627 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
10 597 (28.74%) JavaScript
11 550 (26.48%) Microsoft Azure
12 518 (24.94%) MVC
13 514 (24.75%) ASP.NET
14 504 (24.27%) Linux
15 489 (23.54%) HTML
16 443 (21.33%) PowerShell
17 442 (21.28%) Web Services
18 405 (19.50%) CSS
19 370 (17.81%) Finance
20 364 (17.53%) Git (software)
21 353 (17.00%) VMware
22 334 (16.08%) DevOps
23 308 (14.83%) XML
23 308 (14.83%) Amazon AWS
24 304 (14.64%) DNS
25 303 (14.59%) jQuery
26 298 (14.35%) Oracle
27 286 (13.77%) .NET Framework
28 283 (13.63%) VMware Infrastructure
28 283 (13.63%) ITIL

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 224 (10.78%) SharePoint
2 197 (9.48%) Apache
3 153 (7.37%) Tomcat
4 125 (6.02%) MS Exchange
5 114 (5.49%) Confluence
6 85 (4.09%) CMS
7 63 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
8 60 (2.89%) Umbraco
9 55 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 44 (2.12%) Skype for Business
11 34 (1.64%) nginx
12 31 (1.49%) WebLogic
13 28 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
14 25 (1.20%) JBoss
15 24 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
16 23 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
17 19 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
17 19 (0.91%) Kentico
18 18 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
19 16 (0.77%) SAS
Applications
1 93 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 44 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
4 11 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.096%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.048%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.048%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 48 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.39%) Concordance
2 8 (0.39%) Relativity
2 8 (0.39%) Visualfiles
3 7 (0.34%) SunGard GMI
4 4 (0.19%) Magento
4 4 (0.19%) RiskWrite
4 4 (0.19%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.14%) Infor SunSystems
5 3 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.096%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.096%) ScheduALL
7 1 (0.048%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.048%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.048%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.048%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.048%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 550 (26.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 308 (14.83%) Amazon AWS
3 175 (8.43%) Office 365
4 134 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 107 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
6 102 (4.91%) Amazon S3
7 100 (4.81%) AWS CloudFormation
8 96 (4.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 92 (4.43%) Amazon SQS
10 79 (3.80%) PaaS
11 73 (3.51%) SaaS
12 58 (2.79%) IaaS
13 44 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
14 37 (1.78%) Serverless
15 26 (1.25%) Azure Functions
16 22 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
17 19 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
18 17 (0.82%) Google Analytics
18 17 (0.82%) Sage Pay
19 11 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 304 (14.64%) DNS
2 267 (12.86%) Firewall
3 218 (10.50%) Internet
4 204 (9.82%) TCP/IP
5 192 (9.24%) DHCP
6 109 (5.25%) SAN
7 106 (5.10%) VPN
7 106 (5.10%) WAN
8 99 (4.77%) LAN
9 82 (3.95%) HTTP
10 81 (3.90%) VLAN
11 54 (2.60%) SSL
12 42 (2.02%) VoIP
13 39 (1.88%) FTP
13 39 (1.88%) Network Security
14 37 (1.78%) SSH
15 34 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
16 33 (1.59%) SMTP
17 31 (1.49%) NAS
17 31 (1.49%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,212 (58.35%) SQL Server
2 156 (7.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 140 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 117 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 112 (5.39%) Amazon RDS
6 108 (5.20%) MySQL
7 103 (4.96%) Relational Database
8 98 (4.72%) Oracle Database
9 73 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 64 (3.08%) NoSQL
11 57 (2.74%) MongoDB
12 49 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
13 48 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
14 44 (2.12%) Azure SQL Database
15 43 (2.07%) SQL Server 2016
16 38 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 28 (1.35%) Power BI
17 28 (1.35%) Redis
18 26 (1.25%) Big Data
19 24 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 364 (17.53%) Git (software)
2 276 (13.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 269 (12.95%) TeamCity
4 214 (10.30%) Jenkins
5 209 (10.06%) Visual Studio
6 201 (9.68%) Octopus Deploy
7 171 (8.23%) JIRA
8 116 (5.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 73 (3.51%) NUnit
10 60 (2.89%) MSBuild
11 52 (2.50%) SpecFlow
12 49 (2.36%) Cucumber
13 42 (2.02%) gulp
14 39 (1.88%) Subversion
14 39 (1.88%) Visual Studio Team System
15 33 (1.59%) Maven
16 26 (1.25%) JUnit
17 25 (1.20%) Grunt
17 25 (1.20%) Selenium
18 23 (1.11%) Vagrant
General
1 370 (17.81%) Finance
2 132 (6.36%) Banking
3 74 (3.56%) Retail
4 46 (2.21%) Marketing
5 44 (2.12%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.02%) Legal
7 34 (1.64%) Games
8 28 (1.35%) Back Office
9 25 (1.20%) Advertising
10 24 (1.16%) Law
11 17 (0.82%) Manufacturing
12 15 (0.72%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.67%) Electronics
14 10 (0.48%) Billing
14 10 (0.48%) Publishing
15 9 (0.43%) Military
16 7 (0.34%) German Language
17 5 (0.24%) Front Office
18 4 (0.19%) Automotive
18 4 (0.19%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 749 (36.06%) Developer
2 320 (15.41%) .NET Developer
3 275 (13.24%) C# Developer
4 210 (10.11%) Analyst
5 198 (9.53%) Software Developer
6 176 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
7 169 (8.14%) Applications Support
8 168 (8.09%) Senior Developer
9 157 (7.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 147 (7.08%) DevOps Engineer
11 131 (6.31%) Administrator
12 119 (5.73%) Support Analyst
13 112 (5.39%) Support Engineer
14 88 (4.24%) ASP.NET Developer
15 82 (3.95%) Consultant
16 73 (3.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 73 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
17 71 (3.42%) Senior .NET Developer
18 70 (3.37%) JavaScript Developer
19 69 (3.32%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,031 (49.64%) .NET
2 514 (24.75%) ASP.NET
3 489 (23.54%) HTML
4 442 (21.28%) Web Services
5 405 (19.50%) CSS
6 308 (14.83%) XML
7 303 (14.59%) jQuery
8 286 (13.77%) .NET Framework
9 228 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 208 (10.01%) ASP.NET Web API
11 195 (9.39%) AngularJS
12 169 (8.14%) JSON
13 165 (7.94%) WCF
14 151 (7.27%) REST
15 131 (6.31%) HTML5
16 122 (5.87%) Entity Framework
17 108 (5.20%) SOAP
18 103 (4.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 100 (4.81%) Ajax
20 80 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 157 (7.56%) Private Cloud
2 149 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
3 136 (6.55%) Data Centre
4 111 (5.34%) Management Information System
5 82 (3.95%) Self-Motivation
6 77 (3.71%) Fintech
7 74 (3.56%) Clustering
8 70 (3.37%) User Experience
9 47 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
10 46 (2.21%) Public Cloud
11 45 (2.17%) Driving Licence
12 37 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
12 37 (1.78%) Replication
13 32 (1.54%) Client/Server
14 30 (1.44%) Mobile App
14 30 (1.44%) PKI
15 25 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
16 24 (1.16%) EPoS
17 23 (1.11%) NHS
18 16 (0.77%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1,290 (62.11%) Windows
2 684 (32.93%) Windows Server
3 504 (24.27%) Linux
4 165 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 152 (7.32%) Unix
6 135 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 111 (5.34%) Apple iOS
8 82 (3.95%) Windows 10
9 61 (2.94%) Android
10 55 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 54 (2.60%) Windows 7
12 45 (2.17%) CentOS
13 43 (2.07%) Ubuntu
14 41 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
15 40 (1.93%) Windows 8
16 25 (1.20%) AIX
17 23 (1.11%) Solaris
18 13 (0.63%) HPUX
19 12 (0.58%) SUSE
19 12 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
2 518 (24.94%) MVC
3 334 (16.08%) DevOps
4 283 (13.63%) ITIL
5 273 (13.14%) Continuous Integration
6 240 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
7 194 (9.34%) SDLC
8 178 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 169 (8.14%) OO
10 163 (7.85%) Scrum
11 155 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
12 154 (7.41%) TDD
13 145 (6.98%) Web Development
14 123 (5.92%) Configuration Management
15 122 (5.87%) Service Management
16 119 (5.73%) Problem Management
17 109 (5.25%) Software Engineering
18 107 (5.15%) Mentoring
19 105 (5.06%) Root Cause Analysis
19 105 (5.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1,180 (56.81%) SQL
2 893 (42.99%) C#
3 597 (28.74%) JavaScript
4 443 (21.33%) PowerShell
5 242 (11.65%) Java
5 242 (11.65%) T-SQL
6 134 (6.45%) Python
7 90 (4.33%) PHP
8 81 (3.90%) VB.NET
9 60 (2.89%) Bash Shell
10 56 (2.70%) VB
11 49 (2.36%) C
11 49 (2.36%) VBA
12 48 (2.31%) TypeScript
13 39 (1.88%) PL/SQL
14 36 (1.73%) C++
15 34 (1.64%) Ruby
16 27 (1.30%) Perl
17 22 (1.06%) VBScript
18 16 (0.77%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 275 (13.24%) Degree
2 90 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 65 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (2.70%) CCNA
4 56 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 55 (2.65%) MCSE
6 39 (1.88%) CCNP
7 34 (1.64%) SC Cleared
8 31 (1.49%) CISSP
8 31 (1.49%) MCSA
9 30 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 29 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
11 28 (1.35%) MCITP
12 27 (1.30%) IISP
13 26 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
15 16 (0.77%) CISM
16 15 (0.72%) CCA
16 15 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 13 (0.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (4.19%) QA
2 70 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 59 (2.84%) SLA
4 48 (2.31%) PCI DSS
5 26 (1.25%) ISO 9001
6 21 (1.01%) GDPR
7 17 (0.82%) PMO
8 15 (0.72%) Data Quality
8 15 (0.72%) WAI
9 13 (0.63%) MiFID
10 12 (0.58%) ISO 14001
10 12 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 10 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
12 9 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 8 (0.39%) EMIR
13 8 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 6 (0.29%) COBIT
14 6 (0.29%) RMADS
15 5 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 4 (0.19%) FATCA
System Software
1 673 (32.40%) Active Directory
2 283 (13.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 228 (10.98%) Hyper-V
4 111 (5.34%) Virtual Machines
5 102 (4.91%) Docker
6 73 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
7 37 (1.78%) vSphere
7 37 (1.78%) XenApp
8 26 (1.25%) XenDesktop
9 16 (0.77%) Terminal Services
10 15 (0.72%) XenServer
11 14 (0.67%) LXC
12 12 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (0.39%) Terminal Server
15 6 (0.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 6 (0.29%) Firmware
15 6 (0.29%) iptables
15 6 (0.29%) NFS
16 5 (0.24%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 164 (7.90%) Ansible
2 98 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
3 74 (3.56%) Puppet
4 67 (3.23%) SCCM
5 54 (2.60%) SCOM
6 42 (2.02%) vCenter Server
7 38 (1.83%) Nagios
8 34 (1.64%) Kubernetes
9 27 (1.30%) Failover Clustering
10 26 (1.25%) Terraform
11 22 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 21 (1.01%) WSUS
13 16 (0.77%) Backup Exec
13 16 (0.77%) FortiGate
14 15 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
15 11 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
16 9 (0.43%) QRadar
17 8 (0.39%) Linux-HA
17 8 (0.39%) SCOrch
18 7 (0.34%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 905 (43.57%) Microsoft
2 353 (17.00%) VMware
3 298 (14.35%) Oracle
4 155 (7.46%) Citrix
5 136 (6.55%) Cisco
6 92 (4.43%) ServiceNow
7 90 (4.33%) New Relic
8 86 (4.14%) Trend Micro
9 72 (3.47%) HP
10 69 (3.32%) Red Hat
11 68 (3.27%) BMC
12 53 (2.55%) Sitecore
13 49 (2.36%) Dell
14 46 (2.21%) Google
15 42 (2.02%) Splunk
16 38 (1.83%) Veeam
17 34 (1.64%) IBM
18 31 (1.49%) SolarWinds
19 29 (1.40%) F5
19 29 (1.40%) Riverbed