Period
to 15 August 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 216 167
Rank change year-on-year -28 -49 -18
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2,171 2,776 3,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.37% 1.67% 2.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.23% 9.22% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,769 2,362 3,578
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% -

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 26,391 30,105 34,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.66% 18.09% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 21,220 24,521 29,826
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,750
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 15 August 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 August 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 -29 833 £60,000 +14.29% 90
South East -11 611 £42,500 +1.19% 63
North of England +8 373 £43,000 +14.67% 38
North West +31 192 £42,500 +10.39% 25
Yorkshire -17 156 £45,000 +28.57% 13
Midlands -40 148 £37,500 - 27
South West -89 114 £40,000 +5.26% 20
East of England -71 109 £40,000 -0.62% 16
West Midlands -29 89 £37,500 - 10
East Midlands +2 59 £37,750 +7.86% 17
North East -7 25 £37,500 +7.14%
IIS
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 1,354 (62.37%) Windows
2 1,249 (57.53%) SQL Server
3 1,194 (55.00%) SQL
4 1,075 (49.52%) .NET
5 910 (41.92%) Microsoft
6 837 (38.55%) C#
7 742 (34.18%) Windows Server
8 704 (32.43%) Active Directory
9 633 (29.16%) JavaScript
10 621 (28.60%) Agile Software Development
11 558 (25.70%) HTML
12 554 (25.52%) Microsoft Azure
13 536 (24.69%) ASP.NET
14 496 (22.85%) MVC
15 493 (22.71%) Linux
16 439 (20.22%) Finance
17 417 (19.21%) CSS
18 410 (18.89%) PowerShell
19 380 (17.50%) Web Services
20 378 (17.41%) VMware
21 369 (17.00%) XML
22 355 (16.35%) DevOps
23 349 (16.08%) jQuery
24 341 (15.71%) ITIL
25 334 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
26 331 (15.25%) Git (software)
27 321 (14.79%) Amazon AWS
28 314 (14.46%) .NET Framework
29 300 (13.82%) Degree
30 299 (13.77%) DNS

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
1 236 (10.87%) Apache
2 182 (8.38%) Tomcat
3 172 (7.92%) SharePoint
4 146 (6.73%) Confluence
5 107 (4.93%) MS Exchange
6 77 (3.55%) CMS
7 58 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
8 45 (2.07%) Umbraco
9 40 (1.84%) JBoss
9 40 (1.84%) WebSphere
10 39 (1.80%) WebLogic
11 31 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 29 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
13 28 (1.29%) IBM Notes
13 28 (1.29%) nginx
13 28 (1.29%) Skype for Business
14 27 (1.24%) SAS
15 23 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
16 20 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
17 14 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 110 (5.07%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.18%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.14%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.046%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.046%) Stata
Business Applications
1 22 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.64%) Elite 3E
3 13 (0.60%) Concordance
3 13 (0.60%) Relativity
4 11 (0.51%) Workfront
5 8 (0.37%) MetaTrader
6 4 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.14%) SunGard GMI
7 3 (0.14%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.092%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.092%) Ringtail
9 1 (0.046%) Magento
9 1 (0.046%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.046%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.046%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 554 (25.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 321 (14.79%) Amazon AWS
3 147 (6.77%) Office 365
4 110 (5.07%) Amazon S3
4 110 (5.07%) AWS CloudFormation
5 108 (4.97%) Azure Active Directory
6 103 (4.74%) Amazon EC2
7 96 (4.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 89 (4.10%) Amazon SQS
9 70 (3.22%) SaaS
10 62 (2.86%) PaaS
11 54 (2.49%) IaaS
12 35 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
13 31 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
14 28 (1.29%) GitHub
15 20 (0.92%) Google Analytics
16 19 (0.88%) NuGet
17 15 (0.69%) Serverless
18 10 (0.46%) Sage Pay
19 8 (0.37%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 299 (13.77%) DNS
2 229 (10.55%) TCP/IP
3 210 (9.67%) Firewall
4 197 (9.07%) DHCP
5 144 (6.63%) Internet
6 116 (5.34%) SAN
7 94 (4.33%) WAN
8 91 (4.19%) LAN
9 88 (4.05%) HTTP
9 88 (4.05%) VPN
10 61 (2.81%) SSL
11 47 (2.16%) VLAN
12 41 (1.89%) NAS
12 41 (1.89%) Wireshark
13 34 (1.57%) Remote Desktop
14 30 (1.38%) SNMP
15 27 (1.24%) Network Security
16 25 (1.15%) FTP
16 25 (1.15%) NetScaler
17 22 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,249 (57.53%) SQL Server
2 209 (9.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 129 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 128 (5.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 124 (5.71%) MySQL
6 105 (4.84%) Relational Database
7 99 (4.56%) Amazon RDS
8 79 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 64 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
9 64 (2.95%) NoSQL
9 64 (2.95%) Oracle Database
10 49 (2.26%) Big Data
11 48 (2.21%) SQL Server 2016
12 45 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 42 (1.93%) SQL Server 2014
14 35 (1.61%) MongoDB
15 34 (1.57%) RDBMS
16 28 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
17 27 (1.24%) Base SAS
17 27 (1.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 331 (15.25%) Git (software)
2 273 (12.57%) TeamCity
3 235 (10.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 225 (10.36%) Jenkins
5 218 (10.04%) Octopus Deploy
6 215 (9.90%) JIRA
7 159 (7.32%) Visual Studio
8 112 (5.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 53 (2.44%) NUnit
10 41 (1.89%) Subversion
11 36 (1.66%) Cucumber
12 30 (1.38%) MSBuild
12 30 (1.38%) SpecFlow
12 30 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
13 29 (1.34%) gulp
14 25 (1.15%) JUnit
15 24 (1.11%) Maven
16 22 (1.01%) Fiddler
17 19 (0.88%) Grunt
17 19 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 439 (20.22%) Finance
2 132 (6.08%) Banking
3 85 (3.92%) Retail
4 78 (3.59%) Legal
5 52 (2.40%) Marketing
6 48 (2.21%) Law
7 37 (1.70%) Games
7 37 (1.70%) Telecoms
8 31 (1.43%) German Language
9 27 (1.24%) Advertising
10 17 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.64%) Back Office
12 11 (0.51%) Investment Banking
12 11 (0.51%) Japanese Language
13 10 (0.46%) Front Office
14 8 (0.37%) Publishing
15 7 (0.32%) Electronics
15 7 (0.32%) French Language
15 7 (0.32%) Italian Language
16 6 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 716 (32.98%) Developer
2 344 (15.85%) .NET Developer
3 256 (11.79%) C# Developer
4 254 (11.70%) Analyst
5 205 (9.44%) Applications Support
6 191 (8.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 175 (8.06%) Software Developer
8 173 (7.97%) Support Analyst
9 158 (7.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 156 (7.19%) DevOps Engineer
11 155 (7.14%) Support Engineer
12 143 (6.59%) Senior Developer
13 114 (5.25%) Architect
14 111 (5.11%) Consultant
15 106 (4.88%) Administrator
16 96 (4.42%) Applications Support Analyst
17 85 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
18 84 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
19 70 (3.22%) .NET Software Developer
19 70 (3.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,075 (49.52%) .NET
2 558 (25.70%) HTML
3 536 (24.69%) ASP.NET
4 417 (19.21%) CSS
5 380 (17.50%) Web Services
6 369 (17.00%) XML
7 349 (16.08%) jQuery
8 314 (14.46%) .NET Framework
9 206 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 196 (9.03%) AngularJS
11 176 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 158 (7.28%) REST
13 152 (7.00%) Ajax
14 142 (6.54%) JSON
15 132 (6.08%) Entity Framework
16 124 (5.71%) WCF
17 123 (5.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 113 (5.20%) HTML5
19 109 (5.02%) SOAP
20 75 (3.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 257 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 166 (7.65%) Private Cloud
3 145 (6.68%) Management Information System
4 125 (5.76%) Data Centre
5 104 (4.79%) Computer Science
6 87 (4.01%) Clustering
6 87 (4.01%) Self-Motivation
7 74 (3.41%) User Experience
8 71 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
9 67 (3.09%) Fintech
10 60 (2.76%) Public Cloud
11 51 (2.35%) PKI
12 38 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
13 34 (1.57%) Replication
14 27 (1.24%) Credit Risk
14 27 (1.24%) Market Risk
15 26 (1.20%) Derivative
16 20 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
17 18 (0.83%) Driving Licence
17 18 (0.83%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1,354 (62.37%) Windows
2 742 (34.18%) Windows Server
3 493 (22.71%) Linux
4 210 (9.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 170 (7.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 158 (7.28%) Unix
7 65 (2.99%) Apple iOS
8 64 (2.95%) Windows 10
9 51 (2.35%) Windows 7
10 47 (2.16%) AIX
11 44 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 39 (1.80%) Solaris
13 34 (1.57%) CentOS
14 33 (1.52%) Windows 8
15 32 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
16 27 (1.24%) Android
16 27 (1.24%) HPUX
17 19 (0.88%) Ubuntu
18 15 (0.69%) Mac OS X
19 6 (0.28%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 621 (28.60%) Agile Software Development
2 496 (22.85%) MVC
3 355 (16.35%) DevOps
4 341 (15.71%) ITIL
5 334 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 196 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
7 195 (8.98%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 179 (8.25%) Web Development
9 160 (7.37%) SDLC
10 157 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
11 154 (7.09%) TDD
12 152 (7.00%) OO
13 147 (6.77%) Project Management
14 137 (6.31%) Scrum
15 116 (5.34%) Service Management
16 111 (5.11%) Mentoring
17 110 (5.07%) Unit Testing
18 106 (4.88%) Software Engineering
19 105 (4.84%) Configuration Management
20 104 (4.79%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1,194 (55.00%) SQL
2 837 (38.55%) C#
3 633 (29.16%) JavaScript
4 410 (18.89%) PowerShell
5 281 (12.94%) Java
6 246 (11.33%) T-SQL
7 103 (4.74%) Python
8 99 (4.56%) VB.NET
9 71 (3.27%) VB
10 68 (3.13%) VBA
11 55 (2.53%) PHP
12 50 (2.30%) Bash Shell
13 48 (2.21%) TypeScript
14 39 (1.80%) C
15 37 (1.70%) Ruby
16 36 (1.66%) Perl
17 31 (1.43%) C++
18 26 (1.20%) VBScript
19 24 (1.11%) PL/SQL
19 24 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 300 (13.82%) Degree
2 148 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 94 (4.33%) MCSE
4 65 (2.99%) CISSP
5 55 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
6 51 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
7 46 (2.12%) IISP
7 46 (2.12%) MCSA
8 41 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
9 39 (1.80%) CCNA
10 35 (1.61%) CISM
11 30 (1.38%) AWS Certification
12 29 (1.34%) MCP
13 28 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 23 (1.06%) MCITP
15 21 (0.97%) Security Cleared
16 17 (0.78%) CCNP
17 15 (0.69%) CCSE
18 12 (0.55%) ISSAP
18 12 (0.55%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (3.96%) QA
2 58 (2.67%) SLA
3 48 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.38%) GDPR
5 29 (1.34%) Data Quality
6 26 (1.20%) ISO 9001
7 24 (1.11%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.51%) WAI
9 10 (0.46%) COBIT
10 9 (0.41%) PMO
11 8 (0.37%) GAMP
11 8 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 8 (0.37%) MiFID
12 6 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
12 6 (0.28%) EMIR
12 6 (0.28%) GCP
12 6 (0.28%) ISO 8583
13 4 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 4 (0.18%) FATCA
13 4 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 704 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 284 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 256 (11.79%) Hyper-V
4 123 (5.67%) Virtual Machines
5 77 (3.55%) Docker
6 71 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
7 60 (2.76%) vSphere
8 25 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
8 25 (1.15%) XenApp
9 17 (0.78%) Terminal Services
10 12 (0.55%) Terminal Server
10 12 (0.55%) XenDesktop
11 11 (0.51%) Firmware
11 11 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (0.41%) XenServer
13 8 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
14 6 (0.28%) BitLocker
14 6 (0.28%) KVM
14 6 (0.28%) vCloud
14 6 (0.28%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 161 (7.42%) Ansible
2 95 (4.38%) Opscode Chef
3 93 (4.28%) Puppet
4 72 (3.32%) SCOM
5 65 (2.99%) SCCM
6 41 (1.89%) vCenter Server
7 40 (1.84%) Nagios
8 35 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
9 29 (1.34%) Kubernetes
10 27 (1.24%) Terraform
11 23 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
12 20 (0.92%) HAProxy
13 19 (0.88%) FortiGate
13 19 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 16 (0.74%) Backup Exec
14 16 (0.74%) QRadar
15 14 (0.64%) Icinga
16 13 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 12 (0.55%) WSUS
17 12 (0.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 910 (41.92%) Microsoft
2 378 (17.41%) VMware
3 284 (13.08%) Oracle
4 144 (6.63%) Citrix
5 112 (5.16%) Cisco
6 93 (4.28%) New Relic
7 91 (4.19%) Trend Micro
8 83 (3.82%) ServiceNow
9 68 (3.13%) Google
10 57 (2.63%) HP
11 56 (2.58%) SolarWinds
12 55 (2.53%) BMC
12 55 (2.53%) Red Hat
13 39 (1.80%) IBM
14 38 (1.75%) Sitecore
14 38 (1.75%) Veeam
15 36 (1.66%) Splunk
16 35 (1.61%) Riverbed
17 32 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
18 30 (1.38%) Dell