Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 217 160
Rank change year-on-year -24 -57 -8
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2,153 2,719 3,942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.41% 1.66% 2.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.55% 9.25% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,790 2,335 3,455
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -0.93%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,850 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 25,184 29,393 33,244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.52% 17.98% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20,309 23,903 28,271
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -53 782 £60,000 +11.11% 98
South East +15 648 £45,000 +12.50% 94
North of England +55 400 £45,000 +20.00% 68
North West +36 200 £43,500 +12.99% 32
Yorkshire +17 174 £45,000 +28.57% 30
Midlands -42 128 £37,500 - 35
East of England -29 112 £37,500 -11.76% 22
South West -97 91 £40,000 +2.56% 19
East Midlands -18 74 £38,500 +10.00% 18
West Midlands -50 54 £36,500 -8.75% 17
North East +5 26 £35,000 -12.50% 6
IIS
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1,301 (60.43%) Windows
2 1,229 (57.08%) SQL Server
3 1,188 (55.18%) SQL
4 1,074 (49.88%) .NET
5 942 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 905 (42.03%) C#
7 714 (33.16%) Active Directory
8 701 (32.56%) Windows Server
9 649 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
10 622 (28.89%) JavaScript
11 550 (25.55%) Microsoft Azure
12 541 (25.13%) MVC
13 519 (24.11%) HTML
13 519 (24.11%) ASP.NET
14 502 (23.32%) Linux
15 465 (21.60%) Web Services
16 430 (19.97%) PowerShell
17 419 (19.46%) Finance
18 415 (19.28%) CSS
19 358 (16.63%) Git (software)
20 353 (16.40%) XML
21 341 (15.84%) VMware
22 326 (15.14%) jQuery
23 314 (14.58%) DevOps
24 308 (14.31%) Amazon AWS
25 306 (14.21%) ITIL
26 303 (14.07%) .NET Framework
27 286 (13.28%) DNS
28 283 (13.14%) Oracle
29 279 (12.96%) Degree

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
1 227 (10.54%) SharePoint
2 198 (9.20%) Apache
3 157 (7.29%) Tomcat
4 126 (5.85%) Confluence
5 114 (5.29%) MS Exchange
6 70 (3.25%) CMS
7 59 (2.74%) Umbraco
8 58 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 55 (2.55%) BizTalk Server
10 39 (1.81%) nginx
11 36 (1.67%) Skype for Business
12 31 (1.44%) IBM Notes
13 30 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
14 23 (1.07%) JBoss
15 21 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
16 20 (0.93%) WebLogic
17 17 (0.79%) SAS
18 16 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
19 15 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
20 14 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 106 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
2 52 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.14%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.093%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.046%) Stata
Business Applications
1 47 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.79%) Concordance
2 17 (0.79%) Relativity
3 5 (0.23%) SunGard GMI
4 4 (0.19%) Magento
5 3 (0.14%) MetaTrader
5 3 (0.14%) RiskWrite
5 3 (0.14%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.093%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.093%) Elite 3E
6 2 (0.093%) Ringtail
6 2 (0.093%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.093%) ScheduALL
6 2 (0.093%) Temenos T24
6 2 (0.093%) Workfront
7 1 (0.046%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.046%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.046%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.046%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.046%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 550 (25.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 308 (14.31%) Amazon AWS
3 146 (6.78%) Office 365
4 128 (5.95%) Azure Active Directory
5 108 (5.02%) Amazon EC2
6 105 (4.88%) Amazon S3
6 105 (4.88%) AWS CloudFormation
7 96 (4.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 88 (4.09%) Amazon SQS
9 78 (3.62%) PaaS
10 63 (2.93%) SaaS
11 57 (2.65%) IaaS
12 40 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
13 27 (1.25%) Serverless
14 25 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
15 19 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
15 19 (0.88%) GitHub
16 18 (0.84%) Azure Functions
17 17 (0.79%) Google Analytics
18 15 (0.70%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 286 (13.28%) DNS
2 233 (10.82%) Firewall
3 209 (9.71%) TCP/IP
4 198 (9.20%) DHCP
5 190 (8.82%) Internet
6 110 (5.11%) SAN
7 104 (4.83%) VPN
8 100 (4.64%) HTTP
9 83 (3.86%) WAN
10 81 (3.76%) LAN
11 59 (2.74%) VLAN
12 50 (2.32%) SSL
13 40 (1.86%) Network Security
13 40 (1.86%) SSH
14 39 (1.81%) FTP
15 34 (1.58%) Remote Desktop
16 32 (1.49%) VoIP
17 31 (1.44%) SNMP
18 28 (1.30%) NetScaler
18 28 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,229 (57.08%) SQL Server
2 196 (9.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 143 (6.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 123 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 112 (5.20%) MySQL
6 101 (4.69%) Relational Database
7 100 (4.64%) Amazon RDS
8 84 (3.90%) Oracle Database
9 83 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 63 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
11 62 (2.88%) NoSQL
12 44 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 43 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
14 40 (1.86%) SQL Server 2016
15 39 (1.81%) MongoDB
16 34 (1.58%) Big Data
16 34 (1.58%) Power BI
17 29 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
18 26 (1.21%) RDBMS
19 23 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 358 (16.63%) Git (software)
2 277 (12.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 277 (12.87%) TeamCity
3 219 (10.17%) Jenkins
4 203 (9.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 193 (8.96%) JIRA
6 188 (8.73%) Visual Studio
7 112 (5.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 60 (2.79%) NUnit
9 45 (2.09%) SpecFlow
10 44 (2.04%) Cucumber
11 41 (1.90%) MSBuild
12 38 (1.76%) Subversion
13 31 (1.44%) gulp
14 30 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
15 24 (1.11%) JUnit
15 24 (1.11%) Maven
16 21 (0.98%) Grunt
17 20 (0.93%) Vagrant
18 19 (0.88%) Bitbucket
General
1 419 (19.46%) Finance
2 134 (6.22%) Banking
3 103 (4.78%) Retail
4 64 (2.97%) Legal
5 49 (2.28%) Marketing
6 43 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 37 (1.72%) Games
7 37 (1.72%) Law
8 32 (1.49%) Advertising
9 20 (0.93%) Back Office
10 19 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 18 (0.84%) Investment Banking
12 12 (0.56%) German Language
13 9 (0.42%) Electronics
14 8 (0.37%) Front Office
14 8 (0.37%) Japanese Language
14 8 (0.37%) Publishing
15 6 (0.28%) Military
16 5 (0.23%) French Language
17 4 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 763 (35.44%) Developer
2 334 (15.51%) .NET Developer
3 271 (12.59%) C# Developer
4 235 (10.92%) Analyst
5 205 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 200 (9.29%) Applications Support
7 180 (8.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 174 (8.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 174 (8.08%) Senior Developer
9 141 (6.55%) DevOps Engineer
9 141 (6.55%) Support Engineer
10 140 (6.50%) Administrator
11 137 (6.36%) Support Analyst
12 94 (4.37%) Consultant
13 83 (3.86%) Senior .NET Developer
14 82 (3.81%) ASP.NET Developer
15 78 (3.62%) Applications Support Analyst
16 74 (3.44%) .NET Software Developer
17 70 (3.25%) Architect
17 70 (3.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,074 (49.88%) .NET
2 519 (24.11%) ASP.NET
2 519 (24.11%) HTML
3 465 (21.60%) Web Services
4 415 (19.28%) CSS
5 353 (16.40%) XML
6 326 (15.14%) jQuery
7 303 (14.07%) .NET Framework
8 222 (10.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 209 (9.71%) AngularJS
10 196 (9.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 155 (7.20%) JSON
12 145 (6.73%) REST
12 145 (6.73%) WCF
13 136 (6.32%) HTML5
14 131 (6.08%) Entity Framework
15 119 (5.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 118 (5.48%) Ajax
17 99 (4.60%) SOAP
18 84 (3.90%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 178 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 175 (8.13%) Private Cloud
3 145 (6.73%) Data Centre
4 120 (5.57%) Management Information System
5 87 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
6 84 (3.90%) Clustering
7 76 (3.53%) User Experience
8 75 (3.48%) Computer Science
8 75 (3.48%) Fintech
9 63 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
10 56 (2.60%) Public Cloud
11 42 (1.95%) PKI
12 39 (1.81%) Driving Licence
12 39 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
13 36 (1.67%) Client/Server
14 26 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
14 26 (1.21%) NHS
14 26 (1.21%) Replication
15 24 (1.11%) EPoS
16 19 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1,301 (60.43%) Windows
2 701 (32.56%) Windows Server
3 502 (23.32%) Linux
4 184 (8.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 148 (6.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 147 (6.83%) Unix
7 96 (4.46%) Apple iOS
8 72 (3.34%) Windows 10
9 60 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 53 (2.46%) Windows 7
11 46 (2.14%) Android
12 33 (1.53%) CentOS
13 31 (1.44%) AIX
13 31 (1.44%) Windows 8
14 30 (1.39%) Ubuntu
15 29 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
16 27 (1.25%) Solaris
17 20 (0.93%) Mac OS X
18 17 (0.79%) HPUX
19 9 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 649 (30.14%) Agile Software Development
2 541 (25.13%) MVC
3 314 (14.58%) DevOps
4 306 (14.21%) ITIL
5 264 (12.26%) Problem-Solving
6 240 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
7 199 (9.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 180 (8.36%) SDLC
9 174 (8.08%) Business Intelligence
10 164 (7.62%) Web Development
11 159 (7.39%) OO
12 155 (7.20%) Scrum
12 155 (7.20%) TDD
13 136 (6.32%) Service Management
14 131 (6.08%) Problem Management
15 119 (5.53%) Root Cause Analysis
16 111 (5.16%) Mentoring
17 110 (5.11%) Unit Testing
18 108 (5.02%) Project Management
19 107 (4.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1,188 (55.18%) SQL
2 905 (42.03%) C#
3 622 (28.89%) JavaScript
4 430 (19.97%) PowerShell
5 267 (12.40%) T-SQL
6 263 (12.22%) Java
7 121 (5.62%) Python
8 101 (4.69%) VB.NET
9 67 (3.11%) VB
10 64 (2.97%) PHP
11 58 (2.69%) TypeScript
12 54 (2.51%) Bash Shell
13 52 (2.42%) VBA
14 45 (2.09%) C++
15 43 (2.00%) C
16 35 (1.63%) Ruby
17 31 (1.44%) PL/SQL
18 26 (1.21%) Perl
19 22 (1.02%) VBScript
20 15 (0.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 279 (12.96%) Degree
2 103 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 62 (2.88%) MCSE
4 58 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
5 48 (2.23%) CISSP
6 46 (2.14%) CCNA
7 43 (2.00%) Security Cleared
8 38 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
9 34 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
9 34 (1.58%) IISP
10 31 (1.44%) MCSA
11 28 (1.30%) CISM
12 27 (1.25%) MCITP
13 24 (1.11%) CCNP
13 24 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 22 (1.02%) SC Cleared
15 19 (0.88%) AWS Certification
16 14 (0.65%) CEH
17 12 (0.56%) CCENT
17 12 (0.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (4.27%) QA
2 72 (3.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 48 (2.23%) SLA
4 44 (2.04%) PCI DSS
5 28 (1.30%) GDPR
5 28 (1.30%) ISO 9001
6 17 (0.79%) Data Quality
7 15 (0.70%) WAI
8 14 (0.65%) PMO
9 13 (0.60%) MiFID
10 11 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials
11 10 (0.46%) COBIT
12 9 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 8 (0.37%) EMIR
14 7 (0.33%) ISO 14001
15 6 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 5 (0.23%) ISO 8583
17 4 (0.19%) FATCA
18 3 (0.14%) HL7
18 3 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 714 (33.16%) Active Directory
2 278 (12.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 259 (12.03%) Hyper-V
4 109 (5.06%) Virtual Machines
5 89 (4.13%) Docker
6 87 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
7 47 (2.18%) vSphere
8 27 (1.25%) XenApp
9 22 (1.02%) Terminal Services
10 21 (0.98%) XenDesktop
11 20 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
12 16 (0.74%) XenServer
13 13 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
14 12 (0.56%) LXC
15 10 (0.46%) Firmware
15 10 (0.46%) Terminal Server
16 6 (0.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 6 (0.28%) KVM
16 6 (0.28%) vCloud
17 5 (0.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 161 (7.48%) Ansible
2 102 (4.74%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (3.02%) Puppet
4 58 (2.69%) SCOM
5 53 (2.46%) vCenter Server
6 51 (2.37%) SCCM
7 41 (1.90%) Failover Clustering
8 36 (1.67%) Nagios
9 28 (1.30%) Kubernetes
10 21 (0.98%) Microsoft Clustering
11 17 (0.79%) Terraform
11 17 (0.79%) WSUS
12 16 (0.74%) FortiGate
12 16 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 15 (0.70%) QRadar
14 11 (0.51%) Backup Exec
14 11 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 10 (0.46%) HAProxy
16 9 (0.42%) SCOrch
16 9 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 942 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 341 (15.84%) VMware
3 283 (13.14%) Oracle
4 144 (6.69%) Citrix
5 117 (5.43%) Cisco
6 94 (4.37%) ServiceNow
7 92 (4.27%) New Relic
8 88 (4.09%) Trend Micro
9 78 (3.62%) BMC
10 67 (3.11%) Red Hat
11 66 (3.07%) HP
12 52 (2.42%) Splunk
13 50 (2.32%) Google
14 48 (2.23%) Dell
15 41 (1.90%) SolarWinds
16 33 (1.53%) IBM
16 33 (1.53%) Veeam
17 30 (1.39%) Lotus
17 30 (1.39%) Sitecore
18 29 (1.35%) Salesforce.com