Period
to 22 November 2019

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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 274 246 225
Rank change year-on-year -28 -21 -66
Permanent jobs citing IIS 1,461 2,116 2,692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.17% 1.40% 1.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.02% 8.65% 9.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,187 1,754 2,337
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,946 £30,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 18,223 24,464 29,590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.59% 16.14% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14,768 19,821 24,143
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,300
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 22 November 2019.

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 22 November 2019. 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 -8 563 £62,500 +7.76% 68
South East -82 352 £50,000 +11.11% 81
North of England -8 280 £46,750 +3.89% 64
Yorkshire +2 137 £50,000 +11.11% 25
North West -4 132 £44,500 +3.49% 36
Midlands +42 116 £40,000 +6.31% 35
East of England +24 79 £42,500 +13.33% 40
West Midlands +37 73 £45,000 +20.00% 19
South West +11 67 £42,500 +11.84% 19
East Midlands +8 43 £32,000 -16.07% 16
North East +9 11 £38,500 +10.00% 3
IIS
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, 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.

1 849 (58.11%) Windows
2 779 (53.32%) Microsoft
3 773 (52.91%) SQL Server
4 668 (45.72%) SQL
5 615 (42.09%) .NET
6 567 (38.81%) Azure
7 557 (38.12%) C#
8 551 (37.71%) Windows Server
9 397 (27.17%) Active Directory
10 366 (25.05%) PowerShell
11 337 (23.07%) DevOps
12 325 (22.25%) Agile Software Development
13 318 (21.77%) ASP.NET
14 310 (21.22%) Linux
15 308 (21.08%) JavaScript
16 295 (20.19%) MVC
17 276 (18.89%) AWS
18 273 (18.69%) Finance
19 269 (18.41%) VMware
19 269 (18.41%) DNS
20 236 (16.15%) ITIL
21 219 (14.99%) Degree
22 217 (14.85%) VMware Infrastructure
22 217 (14.85%) Problem-Solving
23 216 (14.78%) HTML
24 214 (14.65%) Firewall
25 196 (13.42%) CSS
26 193 (13.21%) Office 365
27 192 (13.14%) Web Services
28 179 (12.25%) DHCP

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
1 153 (10.47%) SharePoint
2 133 (9.10%) Apache
3 103 (7.05%) Tomcat
4 85 (5.82%) MS Exchange
5 66 (4.52%) BizTalk Server
6 59 (4.04%) nginx
7 44 (3.01%) CMS
8 32 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
9 31 (2.12%) Umbraco
10 30 (2.05%) Confluence
11 27 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
12 26 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
12 26 (1.78%) Skype for Business
13 22 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
14 18 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 14 (0.96%) JBoss
15 14 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
16 13 (0.89%) Anypoint
17 11 (0.75%) WebLogic
18 10 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 90 (6.16%) Microsoft Office
2 47 (3.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.48%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.27%) Elite 3E
5 3 (0.21%) Postilion
5 3 (0.21%) SnowdropKCS
6 2 (0.14%) Carpe Diem
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.14%) Maximo
6 2 (0.14%) Pegasus Opera
6 2 (0.14%) Q-Pulse
6 2 (0.14%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.068%) Exchequer
7 1 (0.068%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.068%) Line 50
7 1 (0.068%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.068%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.068%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.068%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 567 (38.81%) Azure
2 276 (18.89%) AWS
3 193 (13.21%) Office 365
4 115 (7.87%) PaaS
5 110 (7.53%) SaaS
6 78 (5.34%) IaaS
7 50 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
8 44 (3.01%) npm
9 43 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
9 43 (2.94%) Power Platform
10 42 (2.87%) Serverless
11 34 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
12 33 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
13 24 (1.64%) Azure Functions
14 22 (1.51%) Amazon S3
14 22 (1.51%) GitHub
15 19 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 18 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
17 15 (1.03%) GCP
18 14 (0.96%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 269 (18.41%) DNS
2 214 (14.65%) Firewall
3 179 (12.25%) DHCP
4 168 (11.50%) TCP/IP
5 126 (8.62%) Internet
6 84 (5.75%) VPN
7 83 (5.68%) WAN
8 64 (4.38%) SAN
8 64 (4.38%) SSL
9 61 (4.18%) LAN
10 46 (3.15%) Remote Desktop
11 39 (2.67%) VoIP
12 37 (2.53%) VLAN
13 35 (2.40%) SMTP
14 27 (1.85%) DMZ
14 27 (1.85%) HTTP
15 24 (1.64%) Skype
15 24 (1.64%) Wireless
16 22 (1.51%) NAS
17 20 (1.37%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 773 (52.91%) SQL Server
2 103 (7.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 99 (6.78%) MySQL
4 91 (6.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 68 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 56 (3.83%) Relational Database
7 49 (3.35%) Azure SQL Database
7 49 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 38 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
9 37 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
10 32 (2.19%) Power BI
11 31 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
12 29 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
13 27 (1.85%) MongoDB
13 27 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 26 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
15 25 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
16 20 (1.37%) Hadoop
16 20 (1.37%) Oracle Database
17 17 (1.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 160 (10.95%) Git (software)
2 128 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 120 (8.21%) Jenkins
4 117 (8.01%) TeamCity
5 111 (7.60%) Visual Studio
6 106 (7.26%) Octopus Deploy
7 73 (5.00%) JIRA
8 52 (3.56%) Visual Studio Team System
9 41 (2.81%) SpecFlow
10 39 (2.67%) NUnit
11 31 (2.12%) Oracle Forms
12 30 (2.05%) Selenium
13 28 (1.92%) Maven
14 27 (1.85%) Bitbucket Server
15 24 (1.64%) Subversion
15 24 (1.64%) webpack
16 21 (1.44%) Cucumber
16 21 (1.44%) JUnit
17 19 (1.30%) Bitbucket
17 19 (1.30%) Bower
General
1 273 (18.69%) Finance
2 59 (4.04%) Law
3 50 (3.42%) Banking
4 44 (3.01%) Public Sector
5 42 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 36 (2.46%) Marketing
7 35 (2.40%) Retail
8 32 (2.19%) Legal
9 25 (1.71%) Games
10 22 (1.51%) Back Office
11 18 (1.23%) Automotive
12 14 (0.96%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.82%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.82%) Front Office
13 12 (0.82%) Police
14 11 (0.75%) German Language
15 9 (0.62%) Fire and Rescue
15 9 (0.62%) Publishing
16 8 (0.55%) Electronics
16 8 (0.55%) French Language
Job Titles
1 366 (25.05%) Developer
2 199 (13.62%) .NET Developer
3 176 (12.05%) C# Developer
4 173 (11.84%) Analyst
5 168 (11.50%) Applications Support
6 167 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
7 125 (8.56%) Support Analyst
8 124 (8.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 124 (8.49%) Support Engineer
9 122 (8.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 104 (7.12%) Senior Developer
11 98 (6.71%) Consultant
12 87 (5.95%) Software Developer
13 86 (5.89%) Applications Support Analyst
14 57 (3.90%) Senior .NET Developer
15 56 (3.83%) Azure Engineer
15 56 (3.83%) Windows Engineer
16 55 (3.76%) Cloud Engineer
17 51 (3.49%) Architect
18 50 (3.42%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 615 (42.09%) .NET
2 318 (21.77%) ASP.NET
3 216 (14.78%) HTML
4 196 (13.42%) CSS
5 192 (13.14%) Web Services
6 160 (10.95%) AngularJS
6 160 (10.95%) XML
7 157 (10.75%) jQuery
8 146 (9.99%) ASP.NET Web API
9 138 (9.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 121 (8.28%) .NET Framework
11 72 (4.93%) REST
12 69 (4.72%) JSON
13 68 (4.65%) WCF
14 66 (4.52%) .NET Core
14 66 (4.52%) Ajax
15 61 (4.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 57 (3.90%) WPF
17 53 (3.63%) Entity Framework
18 51 (3.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 138 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (6.57%) Data Centre
3 80 (5.48%) Management Information System
4 61 (4.18%) User Experience
5 57 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
6 49 (3.35%) Clustering
7 42 (2.87%) Public Cloud
8 39 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
9 35 (2.40%) Mobile App
10 34 (2.33%) Driving Licence
10 34 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
11 28 (1.92%) Private Cloud
12 25 (1.71%) Replication
13 21 (1.44%) CMDB
14 19 (1.30%) PKI
15 18 (1.23%) Cyber Defence
16 17 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
17 14 (0.96%) N-Tier
17 14 (0.96%) Robotics
18 13 (0.89%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 849 (58.11%) Windows
2 551 (37.71%) Windows Server
3 310 (21.22%) Linux
4 121 (8.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 116 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 83 (5.68%) Windows 10
7 72 (4.93%) Unix
8 38 (2.60%) Windows 8
9 37 (2.53%) Windows 7
10 32 (2.19%) CentOS
11 29 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
13 21 (1.44%) Apple iOS
14 19 (1.30%) Android
15 14 (0.96%) Ubuntu
16 12 (0.82%) Solaris
17 9 (0.62%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.41%) Debian
18 6 (0.41%) Fedora
18 6 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (23.07%) DevOps
2 325 (22.25%) Agile Software Development
3 295 (20.19%) MVC
4 236 (16.15%) ITIL
5 217 (14.85%) Problem-Solving
6 176 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
7 143 (9.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 125 (8.56%) Migration
9 121 (8.28%) SDLC
10 99 (6.78%) Mentoring
11 94 (6.43%) Software Engineering
12 93 (6.37%) Configuration Management
12 93 (6.37%) Information Security
13 89 (6.09%) Cybersecurity
14 87 (5.95%) OO
14 87 (5.95%) Project Management
15 85 (5.82%) Infrastructure as Code
15 85 (5.82%) TDD
16 84 (5.75%) Scrum
17 82 (5.61%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 668 (45.72%) SQL
2 557 (38.12%) C#
3 366 (25.05%) PowerShell
4 308 (21.08%) JavaScript
5 170 (11.64%) T-SQL
6 163 (11.16%) Java
7 119 (8.15%) Python
8 117 (8.01%) Bash Shell
9 54 (3.70%) Ruby
10 52 (3.56%) VB.NET
11 42 (2.87%) C
12 38 (2.60%) TypeScript
13 36 (2.46%) VB
14 33 (2.26%) Perl
15 28 (1.92%) PHP
16 26 (1.78%) VBA
17 25 (1.71%) XPath
18 23 (1.57%) PL/SQL
18 23 (1.57%) Shell Script
18 23 (1.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 219 (14.99%) Degree
2 108 (7.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 100 (6.84%) IISP
4 96 (6.57%) CISSP
5 64 (4.38%) CISM
6 63 (4.31%) Cisco Certification
7 61 (4.18%) MCSE
8 57 (3.90%) CESG Certified Professional
9 54 (3.70%) CCNA
10 52 (3.56%) MCSA
11 50 (3.42%) Security Cleared
12 33 (2.26%) MBCS
13 27 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
14 24 (1.64%) DV Cleared
15 22 (1.51%) CCNP
15 22 (1.51%) CISA
16 21 (1.44%) MCP
17 20 (1.37%) SC Cleared
18 18 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
18 18 (1.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (6.23%) QA
2 76 (5.20%) SLA
3 42 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (2.33%) NCSC
5 27 (1.85%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.96%) WAI
7 11 (0.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 11 (0.75%) RMADS
8 9 (0.62%) COBIT
9 8 (0.55%) GDPR
10 6 (0.41%) NIST
11 5 (0.34%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 3 (0.21%) JSP 440
14 2 (0.14%) PMO
14 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 1 (0.068%) Actionable Recommendations
15 1 (0.068%) Cyber Essentials
15 1 (0.068%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 397 (27.17%) Active Directory
2 217 (14.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 171 (11.70%) Hyper-V
4 131 (8.97%) Docker
5 42 (2.87%) vSphere
6 30 (2.05%) XenApp
7 28 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
8 23 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (1.30%) Terminal Services
10 18 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
11 15 (1.03%) Firmware
12 12 (0.82%) LXC
12 12 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
13 10 (0.68%) XenDesktop
14 9 (0.62%) VirtualBox
14 9 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
15 8 (0.55%) NFS
16 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 5 (0.34%) Postfix
17 5 (0.34%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 125 (8.56%) Ansible
2 110 (7.53%) Puppet
3 95 (6.50%) Terraform
4 92 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
5 81 (5.54%) SCCM
6 54 (3.70%) Kubernetes
7 31 (2.12%) WSUS
8 30 (2.05%) Grafana
9 29 (1.98%) ZABBIX
10 23 (1.57%) Nagios
11 20 (1.37%) SCOM
12 18 (1.23%) Single Sign-On
13 17 (1.16%) vCenter Server
14 16 (1.10%) HAProxy
14 16 (1.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 15 (1.03%) Kibana
16 12 (0.82%) Docker Swarm
16 12 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
16 12 (0.82%) SCVMM
17 11 (0.75%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 779 (53.32%) Microsoft
2 269 (18.41%) VMware
3 129 (8.83%) Oracle
4 101 (6.91%) Cisco
5 84 (5.75%) Citrix
6 58 (3.97%) Splunk
7 51 (3.49%) HP
8 41 (2.81%) Atlassian
9 37 (2.53%) ServiceNow
10 36 (2.46%) Veeam
11 33 (2.26%) Red Hat
12 32 (2.19%) Sitecore
13 30 (2.05%) New Relic
14 24 (1.64%) NetApp
15 23 (1.57%) Dell
16 22 (1.51%) Xamarin
17 20 (1.37%) Dynatrace
17 20 (1.37%) Mitel
18 16 (1.10%) 3PAR
19 15 (1.03%) Apple