Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 154 148
Rank change year-on-year -64 -6 -23
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2684 3957 4623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.59% 2.22% 2.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.11% 12.12% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2332 3453 3990
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 29455 32639 38863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.45% 18.28% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24016 27733 32568
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -68 1145 £55,000 - 55
South East -25 662 £40,000 -5.88% 38
North of England -117 298 £37,500 -6.25% 29
Midlands -39 222 £37,500 +7.14% 17
South West -16 199 £40,000 +9.59% 14
Yorkshire -62 165 £35,000 -12.50% 12
East of England -13 158 £40,000 - 6
North West -124 121 £38,500 -9.41% 15
West Midlands -53 116 £40,000 +14.29% 6
East Midlands -12 106 £35,000 +5.46% 6
North East -36 12 £40,000 +11.11% 2
IIS
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing IIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for IIS.

1 1710 (63.71%) Windows
2 1604 (59.76%) SQL Server
3 1433 (53.39%) SQL
4 1336 (49.78%) Microsoft
5 1326 (49.40%) .NET
6 1049 (39.08%) C#
7 1012 (37.70%) Windows Server
8 896 (33.38%) JavaScript
9 742 (27.65%) HTML
10 717 (26.71%) Active Directory
11 671 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 670 (24.96%) PowerShell
13 645 (24.03%) ASP.NET
14 610 (22.73%) CSS
15 577 (21.50%) VMware
16 570 (21.24%) MVC
17 545 (20.31%) Finance
18 543 (20.23%) Microsoft Azure
19 539 (20.08%) Linux
20 509 (18.96%) jQuery
21 450 (16.77%) XML
22 438 (16.32%) DevOps
23 420 (15.65%) Amazon AWS
24 410 (15.28%) ITIL
25 398 (14.83%) Web Services
26 374 (13.93%) Windows Server 2012
27 373 (13.90%) VMware Infrastructure
28 369 (13.75%) Apache
29 345 (12.85%) T-SQL
30 334 (12.44%) Windows Server 2008

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
1 369 (13.75%) Apache
2 302 (11.25%) SharePoint
3 261 (9.72%) MS Exchange
4 206 (7.68%) Tomcat
5 124 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
6 108 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 99 (3.69%) CMS
8 91 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 90 (3.35%) Skype for Business
10 79 (2.94%) Confluence
11 75 (2.79%) WebSphere
12 62 (2.31%) nginx
13 57 (2.12%) Umbraco
14 49 (1.83%) JBoss
15 43 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
16 37 (1.38%) OpenStack
17 33 (1.23%) WordPress
18 29 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
19 27 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
20 25 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 201 (7.49%) Microsoft Office
2 63 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (1.01%) FileZilla
4 18 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
5 16 (0.60%) Photoshop
6 15 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 13 (0.48%) MS Visio
8 12 (0.45%) InfoPath
9 6 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
10 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.075%) Maya
12 1 (0.037%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.037%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 45 (1.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 40 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 20 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
4 10 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 10 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (0.34%) FLEXCUBE
6 7 (0.26%) BPCS
6 7 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.19%) ReMetrica
8 4 (0.15%) MetaTrader
8 4 (0.15%) nopCommerce
9 3 (0.11%) Epicor Vantage
9 3 (0.11%) Sage 200
9 3 (0.11%) SessionCam
10 2 (0.075%) Relativity
11 1 (0.037%) Dynamics GP
11 1 (0.037%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.037%) Sage X3
11 1 (0.037%) SAP MDG
11 1 (0.037%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 543 (20.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 420 (15.65%) Amazon AWS
3 245 (9.13%) Office 365
4 99 (3.69%) SaaS
5 50 (1.86%) IaaS
6 46 (1.71%) PaaS
7 37 (1.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 37 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 36 (1.34%) npm
9 31 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
10 30 (1.12%) Amazon S3
11 28 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
11 28 (1.04%) GitHub
12 27 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
13 23 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
14 17 (0.63%) Sage Pay
15 14 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 13 (0.48%) Route 53
17 11 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
17 11 (0.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 327 (12.18%) DNS
2 301 (11.21%) Firewall
3 240 (8.94%) Internet
4 234 (8.72%) TCP/IP
5 224 (8.35%) SAN
6 214 (7.97%) DHCP
7 116 (4.32%) WAN
8 105 (3.91%) VPN
9 102 (3.80%) HTTP
10 101 (3.76%) LAN
11 85 (3.17%) SSL
12 84 (3.13%) FTP
13 82 (3.06%) VLAN
14 72 (2.68%) NAS
15 68 (2.53%) VoIP
16 62 (2.31%) Skype
17 59 (2.20%) SMTP
18 54 (2.01%) Cisco ASA
19 48 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
20 45 (1.68%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1604 (59.76%) SQL Server
2 259 (9.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 216 (8.05%) MySQL
4 207 (7.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 190 (7.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 165 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 131 (4.88%) MongoDB
8 130 (4.84%) SQL Server 2014
9 92 (3.43%) NoSQL
10 84 (3.13%) Relational Database
11 78 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
12 73 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 65 (2.42%) Redis
14 58 (2.16%) MariaDB
15 45 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
16 39 (1.45%) Hadoop
16 39 (1.45%) RDBMS
16 39 (1.45%) SQL Server 2016
17 35 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
18 28 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 322 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 322 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 251 (9.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 245 (9.13%) Git (software)
4 240 (8.94%) TeamCity
5 179 (6.67%) JIRA
6 165 (6.15%) Jenkins
7 113 (4.21%) Subversion
8 107 (3.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 80 (2.98%) MSBuild
10 61 (2.27%) Hudson
11 34 (1.27%) NUnit
11 34 (1.27%) Selenium
12 29 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
13 28 (1.04%) Eclipse
13 28 (1.04%) MSI
14 25 (0.93%) Bitbucket
14 25 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 24 (0.89%) gulp
15 24 (0.89%) webpack
General
1 545 (20.31%) Finance
2 215 (8.01%) Banking
3 104 (3.87%) Marketing
4 85 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 68 (2.53%) Retail
6 53 (1.97%) Private Banking
7 49 (1.83%) Back Office
7 49 (1.83%) Manufacturing
8 45 (1.68%) Law
9 41 (1.53%) Legal
10 38 (1.42%) Front Office
11 37 (1.38%) Investment Banking
12 30 (1.12%) Publishing
13 29 (1.08%) Electronics
14 27 (1.01%) Retail Banking
15 26 (0.97%) Advertising
16 24 (0.89%) Financial Institution
17 23 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
18 21 (0.78%) Games
19 13 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 885 (32.97%) Developer
2 463 (17.25%) .NET Developer
3 364 (13.56%) Analyst
4 351 (13.08%) C# Developer
5 308 (11.48%) Applications Support
6 257 (9.58%) Support Analyst
7 252 (9.39%) C# .NET Developer
8 205 (7.64%) DevOps Engineer
9 186 (6.93%) Software Developer
10 184 (6.86%) Support Engineer
11 166 (6.18%) Applications Support Analyst
12 163 (6.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 158 (5.89%) Senior Developer
14 153 (5.70%) Administrator
15 148 (5.51%) SQL Developer
16 138 (5.14%) ASP.NET Developer
17 128 (4.77%) Web Developer
18 112 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
19 97 (3.61%) C# Software Developer
20 96 (3.58%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1326 (49.40%) .NET
2 742 (27.65%) HTML
3 645 (24.03%) ASP.NET
4 610 (22.73%) CSS
5 509 (18.96%) jQuery
6 450 (16.77%) XML
7 398 (14.83%) Web Services
8 296 (11.03%) Ajax
9 280 (10.43%) .NET Framework
10 253 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 244 (9.09%) AngularJS
12 226 (8.42%) JSON
13 198 (7.38%) HTML5
14 193 (7.19%) WCF
15 192 (7.15%) ASP.NET Web API
16 153 (5.70%) Entity Framework
17 150 (5.59%) SOAP
18 129 (4.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 104 (3.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 93 (3.46%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 196 (7.30%) Data Centre
2 169 (6.30%) Clustering
3 162 (6.04%) Computer Science
4 147 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
5 78 (2.91%) Fintech
6 76 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
6 76 (2.83%) Management Information System
7 74 (2.76%) User Experience
8 56 (2.09%) Replication
9 53 (1.97%) Public Cloud
10 52 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
11 49 (1.83%) Mobile App
12 40 (1.49%) Virtual Team
13 38 (1.42%) Client/Server
14 32 (1.19%) Driving Licence
15 31 (1.15%) Private Cloud
16 23 (0.86%) iPad
17 16 (0.60%) PKI
17 16 (0.60%) Social Network
18 15 (0.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1710 (63.71%) Windows
2 1012 (37.70%) Windows Server
3 539 (20.08%) Linux
4 374 (13.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 334 (12.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 180 (6.71%) Unix
7 144 (5.37%) Windows 7
8 125 (4.66%) Windows 10
9 122 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 61 (2.27%) CentOS
11 50 (1.86%) Ubuntu
12 49 (1.83%) Apple iOS
13 45 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 39 (1.45%) Android
15 34 (1.27%) Windows 8
16 20 (0.75%) Solaris
17 16 (0.60%) Fedora
18 14 (0.52%) Mac OS
19 12 (0.45%) Debian
20 11 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 671 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 570 (21.24%) MVC
3 438 (16.32%) DevOps
4 410 (15.28%) ITIL
5 286 (10.66%) Scrum
6 247 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
7 219 (8.16%) Web Development
8 207 (7.71%) Migration
9 205 (7.64%) Configuration Management
10 194 (7.23%) TDD
11 162 (6.04%) SDLC
12 157 (5.85%) Unit Testing
13 154 (5.74%) E-Commerce
14 147 (5.48%) High Availability
14 147 (5.48%) Project Management
15 141 (5.25%) Service Delivery
16 140 (5.22%) Task Automation
17 135 (5.03%) Mentoring
18 129 (4.81%) Software Engineering
19 128 (4.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1433 (53.39%) SQL
2 1049 (39.08%) C#
3 896 (33.38%) JavaScript
4 670 (24.96%) PowerShell
5 345 (12.85%) T-SQL
6 201 (7.49%) Java
7 176 (6.56%) Python
8 162 (6.04%) PHP
9 127 (4.73%) VB.NET
10 118 (4.40%) VB
11 112 (4.17%) Bash Shell
12 101 (3.76%) VBScript
13 100 (3.73%) Perl
14 90 (3.35%) Ruby
15 78 (2.91%) C++
16 55 (2.05%) TypeScript
17 48 (1.79%) C
18 45 (1.68%) Shell Script
19 31 (1.15%) VBA
20 21 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 326 (12.15%) Degree
2 235 (8.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 120 (4.47%) MCSE
4 94 (3.50%) Security Cleared
5 87 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
6 82 (3.06%) SC Cleared
7 80 (2.98%) CCNA
8 79 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
9 62 (2.31%) MCP
10 61 (2.27%) MCITP
11 58 (2.16%) MCSA
12 57 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 47 (1.75%) CISSP
14 38 (1.42%) CISM
15 34 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
16 30 (1.12%) MCTS
17 29 (1.08%) MCSD
18 27 (1.01%) SANS
19 26 (0.97%) CCNP
20 24 (0.89%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (4.36%) SLA
2 92 (3.43%) QA
3 65 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (1.56%) GDPR
5 37 (1.38%) PCI DSS
6 34 (1.27%) Data Quality
7 28 (1.04%) ISO 9001
8 27 (1.01%) COBIT
9 22 (0.82%) GCP
10 13 (0.48%) PMO
11 11 (0.41%) RMADS
11 11 (0.41%) WCAG
12 10 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 8 (0.30%) EMIR
14 7 (0.26%) MiFID
15 6 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
16 5 (0.19%) HIPAA
16 5 (0.19%) SEPA
17 4 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
17 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 717 (26.71%) Active Directory
2 373 (13.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 221 (8.23%) Hyper-V
4 129 (4.81%) vSphere
5 121 (4.51%) Docker
6 72 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
7 60 (2.24%) XenApp
8 48 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
9 46 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
10 41 (1.53%) Terminal Services
11 30 (1.12%) XenDesktop
12 26 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
13 20 (0.75%) Varnish
14 18 (0.67%) DFS Replication
15 15 (0.56%) Terminal Server
15 15 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
16 14 (0.52%) KVM
17 11 (0.41%) vCloud
18 10 (0.37%) Firmware
18 10 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 273 (10.17%) Puppet
2 232 (8.64%) Opscode Chef
3 209 (7.79%) Ansible
4 122 (4.55%) SCCM
5 116 (4.32%) Nagios
6 86 (3.20%) SCOM
7 58 (2.16%) Backup Exec
8 55 (2.05%) WSUS
9 41 (1.53%) Microsoft Clustering
10 40 (1.49%) HAProxy
10 40 (1.49%) Kubernetes
11 29 (1.08%) Icinga
12 28 (1.04%) vCenter Server
13 27 (1.01%) NetBackup
14 25 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
15 21 (0.78%) SCOrch
15 21 (0.78%) ZABBIX
16 18 (0.67%) FortiGate
17 16 (0.60%) logstash
17 16 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1336 (49.78%) Microsoft
2 577 (21.50%) VMware
3 293 (10.92%) Oracle
4 242 (9.02%) Cisco
5 200 (7.45%) Citrix
6 152 (5.66%) HP
7 74 (2.76%) IBM
7 74 (2.76%) Splunk
8 73 (2.72%) Red Hat
9 67 (2.50%) Juniper
10 62 (2.31%) NetApp
11 61 (2.27%) Veeam
12 58 (2.16%) Symantec
13 57 (2.12%) Dell
14 56 (2.09%) Sitecore
15 51 (1.90%) Remedy
16 49 (1.83%) SAP
16 49 (1.83%) SolarWinds
17 46 (1.71%) Atlassian
18 45 (1.68%) SonicWALL