Period
to 7 April 2020

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 7 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
UK > England
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 271 255 250
Rank change year-on-year -16 -5 -72
Permanent jobs citing IIS 1,255 1,904 2,239
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.18% 1.38% 1.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.27% 8.90% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,050 1,648 1,955
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,319 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.80%

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 15,179 21,391 27,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.27% 15.47% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12,085 17,040 23,036
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,398 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +7.69%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for IIS in England

IIS
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IIS in England.

Salary trend for IIS in England

IIS
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing IIS in England over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

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 7 April 2020. 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 -38 431 £60,000 +4.35% 34
South East -11 341 £45,000 -18.18% 41
North of England +23 263 £42,500 - 26
Yorkshire +35 128 £42,500 - 9
North West +19 126 £43,000 -1.15% 17
East of England +29 75 £43,000 +2.38% 14
Midlands +1 73 £49,362 +23.41% 25
South West +3 71 £40,000 +6.67% 9
West Midlands +28 51 £49,362 +31.63% 14
East Midlands +1 20 £37,500 -6.25% 11
North East -15 9 £42,500 +32.81%
IIS
UK

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, 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.

1 725 (57.77%) Windows
2 691 (55.06%) SQL Server
3 628 (50.04%) Microsoft
4 521 (41.51%) SQL
5 490 (39.04%) Azure
6 464 (36.97%) .NET
7 431 (34.34%) Windows Server
8 429 (34.18%) C#
9 331 (26.37%) Active Directory
10 287 (22.87%) PowerShell
11 276 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
12 270 (21.51%) DevOps
13 266 (21.20%) Linux
14 246 (19.60%) JavaScript
15 244 (19.44%) Firewall
15 244 (19.44%) AWS
16 229 (18.25%) Finance
17 218 (17.37%) ASP.NET
18 214 (17.05%) VMware
19 200 (15.94%) ITIL
20 186 (14.82%) MVC
21 177 (14.10%) Office 365
22 175 (13.94%) HTML
23 171 (13.63%) CSS
24 170 (13.55%) DNS
25 165 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
26 162 (12.91%) Problem-Solving
27 157 (12.51%) Web Services
28 156 (12.43%) Degree
29 155 (12.35%) XML

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
1 112 (8.92%) Apache
1 112 (8.92%) SharePoint
2 80 (6.37%) Tomcat
3 69 (5.50%) MS Exchange
4 42 (3.35%) nginx
5 36 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
6 33 (2.63%) CMS
7 30 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 26 (2.07%) Confluence
9 22 (1.75%) JBoss
10 21 (1.67%) Drupal
11 17 (1.35%) Skype for Business
12 14 (1.12%) WebLogic
13 13 (1.04%) EPiServer
13 13 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
14 12 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
15 11 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
16 10 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
16 10 (0.80%) Kentico
17 7 (0.56%) Anypoint
Applications
1 73 (5.82%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (2.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.24%) FileZilla
6 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.16%) Windchill
7 1 (0.080%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.080%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.56%) Sage 200
4 6 (0.48%) Pegasus Opera
5 5 (0.40%) Exchequer
5 5 (0.40%) Line 50
6 4 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.24%) Magento
7 3 (0.24%) SAP GTS
8 1 (0.080%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.080%) FastStats
8 1 (0.080%) Infor SunSystems
8 1 (0.080%) Maximo
8 1 (0.080%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.080%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.080%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.080%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.080%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 490 (39.04%) Azure
2 244 (19.44%) AWS
3 177 (14.10%) Office 365
4 115 (9.16%) PaaS
5 108 (8.61%) SaaS
6 106 (8.45%) IaaS
7 46 (3.67%) Azure Active Directory
8 44 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
9 31 (2.47%) GitHub
10 30 (2.39%) Serverless
11 28 (2.23%) npm
12 22 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
13 21 (1.67%) Power Platform
14 20 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
15 16 (1.27%) Azure Functions
16 13 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
16 13 (1.04%) Amazon S3
16 13 (1.04%) NuGet
17 12 (0.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 11 (0.88%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 244 (19.44%) Firewall
2 170 (13.55%) DNS
3 112 (8.92%) TCP/IP
4 109 (8.69%) Internet
5 106 (8.45%) DHCP
6 73 (5.82%) VPN
7 71 (5.66%) WAN
8 66 (5.26%) LAN
9 65 (5.18%) SSL
10 50 (3.98%) SAN
11 33 (2.63%) VoIP
12 28 (2.23%) SMTP
13 25 (1.99%) MPLS
14 24 (1.91%) Network Security
15 21 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
15 21 (1.67%) VLAN
16 20 (1.59%) HTTP
16 20 (1.59%) iSCSI
17 16 (1.27%) FTP
18 14 (1.12%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 691 (55.06%) SQL Server
2 81 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 79 (6.29%) MySQL
4 72 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 64 (5.10%) Relational Database
6 47 (3.75%) SQL Server 2016
7 43 (3.43%) PostgreSQL
8 41 (3.27%) RDBMS
9 37 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 36 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 33 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
12 29 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
12 29 (2.31%) MongoDB
13 20 (1.59%) Power BI
14 19 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
15 18 (1.43%) Oracle Database
15 18 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
16 11 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 10 (0.80%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 121 (9.64%) Visual Studio
2 113 (9.00%) Git (software)
3 83 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 80 (6.37%) Octopus Deploy
5 66 (5.26%) TeamCity
6 62 (4.94%) Jenkins
7 55 (4.38%) JIRA
8 27 (2.15%) Selenium
9 26 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 22 (1.75%) NUnit
11 19 (1.51%) Sonatype Nexus
11 19 (1.51%) SpecFlow
12 18 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
13 16 (1.27%) Subversion
13 16 (1.27%) webpack
14 15 (1.20%) SoapUI
15 13 (1.04%) Bitbucket
16 11 (0.88%) Bower
16 11 (0.88%) Chocolatey
16 11 (0.88%) Maven
General
1 229 (18.25%) Finance
2 62 (4.94%) Law
3 60 (4.78%) Public Sector
4 48 (3.82%) Retail
5 28 (2.23%) Legal
6 26 (2.07%) Publishing
7 25 (1.99%) Back Office
8 23 (1.83%) Telecoms
9 22 (1.75%) Front Office
10 18 (1.43%) Local Government
10 18 (1.43%) Marketing
11 17 (1.35%) Financial Institution
12 15 (1.20%) Banking
13 14 (1.12%) Aerospace
13 14 (1.12%) Automotive
14 13 (1.04%) Electronics
15 11 (0.88%) Manufacturing
16 7 (0.56%) Billing
16 7 (0.56%) Games
16 7 (0.56%) Police
Job Titles
1 306 (24.38%) Developer
2 149 (11.87%) .NET Developer
3 138 (11.00%) C# Developer
4 121 (9.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 112 (8.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 99 (7.89%) Analyst
7 95 (7.57%) Applications Support
8 90 (7.17%) Consultant
9 84 (6.69%) C# .NET Developer
10 83 (6.61%) Software Developer
11 82 (6.53%) Architect
12 74 (5.90%) Senior Developer
13 67 (5.34%) Support Engineer
14 49 (3.90%) Support Analyst
15 47 (3.75%) Software Engineer
16 45 (3.59%) Azure Engineer
17 44 (3.51%) Full Stack Developer
18 41 (3.27%) Systems Engineer
19 39 (3.11%) Applications Engineer
20 38 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 464 (36.97%) .NET
2 218 (17.37%) ASP.NET
3 175 (13.94%) HTML
4 171 (13.63%) CSS
5 157 (12.51%) Web Services
6 155 (12.35%) XML
7 148 (11.79%) .NET Framework
8 144 (11.47%) AngularJS
9 137 (10.92%) jQuery
10 99 (7.89%) REST
11 90 (7.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 84 (6.69%) ASP.NET Web API
13 74 (5.90%) .NET Core
14 72 (5.74%) WCF
15 57 (4.54%) SOAP
16 54 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 54 (4.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 52 (4.14%) HTML5
18 51 (4.06%) Entity Framework
19 50 (3.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 116 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (7.33%) Management Information System
3 55 (4.38%) Data Centre
4 48 (3.82%) Mobile App
5 47 (3.75%) Clustering
6 45 (3.59%) Linux Command Line
7 43 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
8 42 (3.35%) User Experience
9 33 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
10 30 (2.39%) Public Cloud
11 28 (2.23%) Driving Licence
12 15 (1.20%) Replication
13 14 (1.12%) Blog
13 14 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
13 14 (1.12%) Reinsurance
14 11 (0.88%) CESG
14 11 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
14 11 (0.88%) Private Cloud
15 9 (0.72%) Cyber Defence
16 8 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 725 (57.77%) Windows
2 431 (34.34%) Windows Server
3 266 (21.20%) Linux
4 112 (8.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 86 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 65 (5.18%) Windows Server 2016
7 48 (3.82%) Unix
8 44 (3.51%) Windows 10
9 35 (2.79%) Windows 7
10 29 (2.31%) Android
11 26 (2.07%) Apple iOS
12 20 (1.59%) Debian
13 16 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (1.04%) CentOS
15 11 (0.88%) Windows 8
15 11 (0.88%) Windows Server 2019
16 6 (0.48%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.40%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (21.51%) DevOps
3 200 (15.94%) ITIL
4 186 (14.82%) MVC
5 165 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
6 162 (12.91%) Problem-Solving
7 130 (10.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 118 (9.40%) Scrum
9 114 (9.08%) Information Security
10 110 (8.76%) Software Engineering
11 105 (8.37%) SDLC
12 101 (8.05%) Computer Science
13 98 (7.81%) Mentoring
13 98 (7.81%) Migration
14 81 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
15 75 (5.98%) Project Management
16 70 (5.58%) Change Management
16 70 (5.58%) TDD
17 65 (5.18%) Coaching
18 64 (5.10%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 521 (41.51%) SQL
2 429 (34.18%) C#
3 287 (22.87%) PowerShell
4 246 (19.60%) JavaScript
5 123 (9.80%) Bash Shell
6 122 (9.72%) T-SQL
7 103 (8.21%) Python
8 87 (6.93%) Java
9 40 (3.19%) TypeScript
10 39 (3.11%) VB.NET
11 35 (2.79%) VBScript
12 34 (2.71%) Perl
13 32 (2.55%) Ruby
14 31 (2.47%) C
15 19 (1.51%) C++
16 17 (1.35%) PL/SQL
16 17 (1.35%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.12%) PHP
18 11 (0.88%) VB
19 10 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 156 (12.43%) Degree
2 120 (9.56%) CISSP
3 118 (9.40%) IISP
4 90 (7.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 64 (5.10%) CISM
6 62 (4.94%) MCSE
7 56 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
8 54 (4.30%) CESG Certified Professional
9 52 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
10 50 (3.98%) Security Cleared
11 39 (3.11%) CCNA
12 38 (3.03%) MCSA
13 30 (2.39%) SC Cleared
14 24 (1.91%) TOGAF Certification
15 22 (1.75%) ISSAP
16 18 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 17 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
18 16 (1.27%) CISA
18 16 (1.27%) MBCS
18 16 (1.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (4.06%) QA
2 50 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (3.75%) SLA
4 33 (2.63%) PCI DSS
5 22 (1.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 22 (1.75%) NCSC
6 19 (1.51%) GDPR
7 13 (1.04%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.88%) JSP 440
9 10 (0.80%) RMADS
10 9 (0.72%) COBIT
11 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.24%) NIST
System Software
1 331 (26.37%) Active Directory
2 136 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (9.40%) Hyper-V
4 95 (7.57%) Docker
5 39 (3.11%) vSphere
6 30 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (2.23%) Virtual Servers
8 26 (2.07%) XenApp
9 16 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
10 15 (1.20%) Terminal Services
11 10 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 9 (0.72%) NFS
13 6 (0.48%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.40%) DFS Replication
14 5 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.32%) Xen
16 2 (0.16%) Firmware
16 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.16%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 83 (6.61%) Puppet
2 82 (6.53%) Ansible
3 80 (6.37%) Opscode Chef
4 68 (5.42%) SCCM
5 65 (5.18%) Terraform
6 36 (2.87%) Kubernetes
7 29 (2.31%) WSUS
8 26 (2.07%) ZABBIX
9 20 (1.59%) vCenter Server
10 15 (1.20%) SCOM
11 14 (1.12%) SCVMM
12 11 (0.88%) Grafana
13 9 (0.72%) Nagios
14 8 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
15 7 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
15 7 (0.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 6 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
17 5 (0.40%) IBM BigFix
18 4 (0.32%) cPanel
18 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 628 (50.04%) Microsoft
2 214 (17.05%) VMware
3 105 (8.37%) Cisco
4 77 (6.14%) Oracle
5 62 (4.94%) Citrix
6 48 (3.82%) Splunk
7 41 (3.27%) HP
8 28 (2.23%) Atlassian
8 28 (2.23%) IBM
9 27 (2.15%) Dell
10 26 (2.07%) ServiceNow
11 20 (1.59%) Sitecore
11 20 (1.59%) Xamarin
12 19 (1.51%) F5
12 19 (1.51%) Red Hat
13 18 (1.43%) New Relic
13 18 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
14 17 (1.35%) NetApp
15 15 (1.20%) Cognos
15 15 (1.20%) Google