Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 293 246 218
Rank change year-on-year -47 -28 -52
Permanent jobs citing IIS 1,501 2,173 2,790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.15% 1.38% 1.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.66% 8.28% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,224 1,774 2,373
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 19,592 26,259 30,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.95% 16.64% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15,527 21,122 24,460
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -43 536 £57,500 -4.17% 72
South East -58 376 £50,000 +17.65% 63
North of England -20 292 £42,500 -2.86% 50
Yorkshire -14 140 £45,000 - 24
North West -31 127 £42,500 - 21
Midlands +9 120 £35,000 -6.67% 35
South West -20 90 £42,500 +6.25% 17
East of England +59 83 £42,500 +6.25% 26
West Midlands +12 73 £35,000 -6.67% 17
East Midlands +15 47 £36,250 -4.92% 17
North East +32 29 £31,068 -17.15% 5
IIS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 975 (64.96%) Windows
2 834 (55.56%) SQL
3 833 (55.50%) Microsoft
4 831 (55.36%) SQL Server
5 679 (45.24%) Windows Server
6 657 (43.77%) .NET
7 583 (38.84%) C#
8 511 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
9 451 (30.05%) Active Directory
10 439 (29.25%) PowerShell
11 351 (23.38%) JavaScript
12 347 (23.12%) Agile Software Development
13 331 (22.05%) ASP.NET
14 322 (21.45%) Linux
15 303 (20.19%) VMware
16 294 (19.59%) DevOps
17 274 (18.25%) MVC
18 272 (18.12%) Finance
19 270 (17.99%) ITIL
20 266 (17.72%) DNS
21 262 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
22 248 (16.52%) HTML
23 236 (15.72%) VMware Infrastructure
24 227 (15.12%) Firewall
25 225 (14.99%) CSS
26 224 (14.92%) Problem-Solving
27 217 (14.46%) XML
28 208 (13.86%) Degree
29 207 (13.79%) Hyper-V
30 205 (13.66%) Web Services

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
1 182 (12.13%) Apache
2 179 (11.93%) SharePoint
3 111 (7.40%) Tomcat
4 96 (6.40%) MS Exchange
5 77 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
6 49 (3.26%) Umbraco
7 43 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
8 39 (2.60%) nginx
9 35 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 33 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
11 29 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2013
12 27 (1.80%) Skype for Business
13 22 (1.47%) CMS
14 18 (1.20%) Confluence
14 18 (1.20%) JBoss
14 18 (1.20%) WebLogic
15 17 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 13 (0.87%) WordPress
17 12 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
18 11 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 94 (6.26%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.27%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.067%) ArchiCAD
6 1 (0.067%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.067%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.067%) MicroStation
6 1 (0.067%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.067%) Revit
Business Applications
1 29 (1.93%) Dynamics AX
2 26 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.53%) nopCommerce
4 7 (0.47%) Q-Pulse
4 7 (0.47%) Sage CRM
5 5 (0.33%) Sage 200
6 4 (0.27%) ContrOCC
6 4 (0.27%) Maximo
7 3 (0.20%) Magento
7 3 (0.20%) Postilion
8 2 (0.13%) Elite 3E
9 1 (0.067%) Relativity
9 1 (0.067%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 511 (34.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 262 (17.46%) Amazon AWS
3 187 (12.46%) Office 365
4 109 (7.26%) SaaS
5 76 (5.06%) PaaS
6 56 (3.73%) Serverless
7 54 (3.60%) Amazon EC2
8 49 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
9 46 (3.06%) IaaS
10 44 (2.93%) Azure Active Directory
11 42 (2.80%) Amazon S3
12 39 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
12 39 (2.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 31 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
14 30 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
14 30 (2.00%) Power Platform
15 27 (1.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 26 (1.73%) GitHub
17 23 (1.53%) Azure Functions
18 20 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 266 (17.72%) DNS
2 227 (15.12%) Firewall
3 178 (11.86%) DHCP
4 136 (9.06%) TCP/IP
5 115 (7.66%) WAN
6 109 (7.26%) Internet
7 98 (6.53%) VPN
8 96 (6.40%) LAN
9 95 (6.33%) SAN
10 73 (4.86%) SSL
11 66 (4.40%) VLAN
12 47 (3.13%) VoIP
13 43 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
14 39 (2.60%) Network Security
14 39 (2.60%) Wireless
15 38 (2.53%) MPLS
15 38 (2.53%) Remote Desktop
16 34 (2.27%) Skype
17 31 (2.07%) SMTP
18 27 (1.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 831 (55.36%) SQL Server
2 115 (7.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 102 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 90 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 89 (5.93%) MySQL
6 87 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 48 (3.20%) Azure SQL Database
7 48 (3.20%) SQL Server 2016
8 46 (3.06%) SQL Server 2014
9 44 (2.93%) Relational Database
10 41 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
11 35 (2.33%) NoSQL
12 34 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 31 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
13 31 (2.07%) MongoDB
13 31 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
14 28 (1.87%) Oracle Database
15 21 (1.40%) Power BI
16 20 (1.33%) Hadoop
17 16 (1.07%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 179 (11.93%) Git (software)
2 135 (8.99%) Visual Studio
3 132 (8.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 111 (7.40%) Jenkins
5 99 (6.60%) TeamCity
6 95 (6.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 56 (3.73%) NUnit
8 52 (3.46%) JIRA
9 47 (3.13%) Bitbucket Server
10 46 (3.06%) SpecFlow
10 46 (3.06%) Visual Studio Team System
11 39 (2.60%) Cucumber
12 30 (2.00%) Subversion
13 28 (1.87%) JUnit
13 28 (1.87%) Selenium
14 23 (1.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 21 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 20 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
17 18 (1.20%) Maven
18 17 (1.13%) Bitbucket
General
1 272 (18.12%) Finance
2 46 (3.06%) Banking
3 44 (2.93%) Public Sector
4 42 (2.80%) Games
5 35 (2.33%) Marketing
6 32 (2.13%) Retail
7 31 (2.07%) Back Office
8 17 (1.13%) Legal
8 17 (1.13%) Telecoms
9 14 (0.93%) Advertising
10 12 (0.80%) Law
11 8 (0.53%) Local Government
11 8 (0.53%) Police
12 7 (0.47%) Front Office
12 7 (0.47%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.40%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.40%) Fire and Rescue
14 5 (0.33%) Electronics
15 4 (0.27%) Publishing
16 3 (0.20%) Military
Job Titles
1 405 (26.98%) Developer
2 203 (13.52%) Analyst
3 183 (12.19%) C# Developer
4 182 (12.13%) .NET Developer
5 167 (11.13%) Applications Support
6 147 (9.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 139 (9.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 123 (8.19%) Support Analyst
9 118 (7.86%) Support Engineer
10 107 (7.13%) Software Developer
11 106 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
12 83 (5.53%) Applications Support Analyst
12 83 (5.53%) Senior Developer
13 69 (4.60%) Consultant
14 60 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
15 57 (3.80%) Applications Engineer
16 56 (3.73%) Architect
17 54 (3.60%) Administrator
18 51 (3.40%) Systems Engineer
19 48 (3.20%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 657 (43.77%) .NET
2 331 (22.05%) ASP.NET
3 248 (16.52%) HTML
4 225 (14.99%) CSS
5 217 (14.46%) XML
6 205 (13.66%) Web Services
7 163 (10.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 162 (10.79%) jQuery
9 150 (9.99%) AngularJS
10 123 (8.19%) .NET Framework
11 117 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 97 (6.46%) WCF
13 96 (6.40%) JSON
14 87 (5.80%) REST
15 78 (5.20%) .NET Core
16 62 (4.13%) Ajax
16 62 (4.13%) HTML5
17 56 (3.73%) RESTful
18 55 (3.66%) ASP.NET Core
19 53 (3.53%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 138 (9.19%) Data Centre
2 130 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (4.33%) Management Information System
4 63 (4.20%) User Experience
5 53 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
6 50 (3.33%) PKI
7 47 (3.13%) Clustering
7 47 (3.13%) Driving Licence
8 40 (2.66%) Robotics
9 39 (2.60%) Public Cloud
10 38 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
11 33 (2.20%) Private Cloud
12 32 (2.13%) Algorithms
13 28 (1.87%) Mobile App
14 27 (1.80%) Replication
15 23 (1.53%) Data Protection Act
15 23 (1.53%) Data Structures
15 23 (1.53%) Equities
15 23 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
16 19 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 975 (64.96%) Windows
2 679 (45.24%) Windows Server
3 322 (21.45%) Linux
4 168 (11.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 160 (10.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 101 (6.73%) Windows 10
7 68 (4.53%) Unix
8 53 (3.53%) Windows 7
9 45 (3.00%) Windows 8
10 33 (2.20%) CentOS
11 32 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 30 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 24 (1.60%) Android
14 23 (1.53%) Debian
15 18 (1.20%) Ubuntu
16 15 (1.00%) Apple iOS
17 13 (0.87%) Solaris
18 8 (0.53%) VMS
19 6 (0.40%) Fedora
19 6 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (23.12%) Agile Software Development
2 294 (19.59%) DevOps
3 274 (18.25%) MVC
4 270 (17.99%) ITIL
5 224 (14.92%) Problem-Solving
6 182 (12.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 161 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
8 126 (8.39%) OO
9 113 (7.53%) Scrum
10 111 (7.40%) TDD
11 108 (7.20%) SDLC
12 101 (6.73%) Test Automation
13 98 (6.53%) Configuration Management
14 93 (6.20%) Software Engineering
15 90 (6.00%) Migration
15 90 (6.00%) Unit Testing
16 81 (5.40%) E-Commerce
17 80 (5.33%) Project Delivery
18 79 (5.26%) Server Management
18 79 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 834 (55.56%) SQL
2 583 (38.84%) C#
3 439 (29.25%) PowerShell
4 351 (23.38%) JavaScript
5 163 (10.86%) T-SQL
6 154 (10.26%) Java
7 110 (7.33%) Python
8 81 (5.40%) Bash Shell
9 62 (4.13%) VB.NET
10 50 (3.33%) Ruby
11 38 (2.53%) VB
12 32 (2.13%) C
12 32 (2.13%) PHP
13 29 (1.93%) TypeScript
14 27 (1.80%) Perl
14 27 (1.80%) PL/SQL
15 24 (1.60%) VBScript
16 19 (1.27%) XPath
17 18 (1.20%) C++
17 18 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 208 (13.86%) Degree
2 73 (4.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 61 (4.06%) Security Cleared
4 57 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (2.93%) IISP
6 43 (2.86%) CISSP
6 43 (2.86%) MCSE
7 42 (2.80%) MCSA
8 38 (2.53%) CCNA
9 33 (2.20%) DV Cleared
10 30 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
11 28 (1.87%) CISA
12 26 (1.73%) SC Cleared
13 21 (1.40%) CISM
14 20 (1.33%) CCNP
15 17 (1.13%) CRISC
16 15 (1.00%) Network+ Certification
17 14 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
18 12 (0.80%) AWS Certification
18 12 (0.80%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (6.26%) SLA
2 71 (4.73%) QA
3 41 (2.73%) WAI
4 28 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (1.60%) PCI DSS
6 23 (1.53%) GDPR
7 16 (1.07%) COBIT
8 12 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 11 (0.73%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.73%) NIST
10 10 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 8 (0.53%) NCSC
12 7 (0.47%) ISAE 3402
12 7 (0.47%) ISO 22301
12 7 (0.47%) ISO 31000
12 7 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 3 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
13 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
13 3 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 2 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 451 (30.05%) Active Directory
2 236 (15.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 207 (13.79%) Hyper-V
4 104 (6.93%) Docker
5 44 (2.93%) XenApp
6 42 (2.80%) vSphere
7 39 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
8 34 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
8 34 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
9 17 (1.13%) LXC
10 16 (1.07%) Forefront TMG
11 13 (0.87%) VirtualBox
12 11 (0.73%) Firmware
12 11 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
12 11 (0.73%) Xen
13 10 (0.67%) BitLocker
13 10 (0.67%) XenDesktop
14 9 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (0.53%) iptables
16 7 (0.47%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 100 (6.66%) Ansible
2 84 (5.60%) SCCM
3 67 (4.46%) Puppet
4 64 (4.26%) Kubernetes
5 60 (4.00%) Terraform
6 54 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
7 43 (2.86%) WSUS
8 30 (2.00%) SCOM
9 29 (1.93%) Nagios
10 27 (1.80%) Kibana
11 26 (1.73%) Grafana
12 20 (1.33%) Nessus
12 20 (1.33%) ZABBIX
13 18 (1.20%) Prometheus
14 17 (1.13%) vCenter Server
15 16 (1.07%) Microsoft Intune
16 14 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
17 13 (0.87%) AirWatch
17 13 (0.87%) Graphite
18 11 (0.73%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 833 (55.50%) Microsoft
2 303 (20.19%) VMware
3 139 (9.26%) Cisco
4 128 (8.53%) Oracle
5 97 (6.46%) Citrix
6 50 (3.33%) Veeam
7 42 (2.80%) Red Hat
8 40 (2.66%) Dell
9 36 (2.40%) HP
10 32 (2.13%) New Relic
11 29 (1.93%) Splunk
12 28 (1.87%) Google
13 27 (1.80%) Avaya
14 23 (1.53%) Meraki
14 23 (1.53%) Sitecore
15 22 (1.47%) F5
15 22 (1.47%) IBM
16 21 (1.40%) Atlassian
16 21 (1.40%) ServiceNow
17 20 (1.33%) Dynatrace