Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 420 318 259
Rank change year-on-year -102 -59 -9
Permanent jobs citing IIS 822 539 1,486
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.74% 0.95% 1.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.71% 6.73% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 594 454 1,198
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,350
25th Percentile £37,598 £37,019 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £59,875 £66,250
90th Percentile £75,175 £70,000 £78,319
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 14,400 8,008 16,921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.01% 14.04% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9,318 6,553 13,775
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 23 January 2022.

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 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London -97 321 £62,500 +8.70% 53
North of England -73 155 £45,000 +5.88% 34
Midlands -39 131 £40,000 +10.31% 32
South East -101 122 £55,000 +10.00% 32
West Midlands -57 79 £40,000 +11.11% 24
North West -86 79 £45,000 - 19
Yorkshire -33 67 £43,750 +25.00% 11
East Midlands -26 52 £45,000 +5.88% 8
East of England -61 43 £40,000 +14.29% 7
South West -44 35 £46,250 +12.12% 11
North East -31 9 £45,000 +16.13% 4
IIS
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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.

1 556 (67.64%) Windows
2 495 (60.22%) Azure
3 451 (54.87%) SQL Server
4 387 (47.08%) Microsoft
5 367 (44.65%) SQL
6 352 (42.82%) Windows Server
7 308 (37.47%) DevOps
8 300 (36.50%) Active Directory
9 270 (32.85%) PowerShell
10 268 (32.60%) AWS
11 250 (30.41%) Problem-Solving
12 244 (29.68%) .NET
13 229 (27.86%) Social Skills
14 227 (27.62%) C#
15 219 (26.64%) VMware
16 208 (25.30%) Linux
17 194 (23.60%) DNS
18 187 (22.75%) Microsoft 365
19 165 (20.07%) Agile Software Development
20 159 (19.34%) Firewall
21 156 (18.98%) CI/CD
22 149 (18.13%) Git (software)
23 148 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
24 141 (17.15%) DHCP
25 137 (16.67%) ASP.NET
26 124 (15.09%) Degree
27 123 (14.96%) HTML
28 120 (14.60%) Oracle
29 115 (13.99%) JavaScript
30 114 (13.87%) Apache

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
1 114 (13.87%) Apache
2 89 (10.83%) SharePoint
3 45 (5.47%) Tomcat
4 44 (5.35%) CMS
5 43 (5.23%) WebLogic
6 39 (4.74%) JBoss
7 38 (4.62%) nginx
8 37 (4.50%) MS Exchange
9 23 (2.80%) Sitecore CMS
10 20 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (1.82%) EPiServer
12 14 (1.70%) WordPress
13 13 (1.58%) Confluence
14 12 (1.46%) Umbraco
15 11 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 10 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
16 10 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
17 8 (0.97%) WebSphere
18 5 (0.61%) Kentico
Applications
1 74 (9.00%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 26 (3.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (2.31%) Oracle ERP
3 13 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.73%) Sage 200
5 4 (0.49%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 4 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.24%) Unica
7 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.12%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 495 (60.22%) Azure
2 268 (32.60%) AWS
3 187 (22.75%) Microsoft 365
4 93 (11.31%) GCP
5 85 (10.34%) PaaS
6 71 (8.64%) SaaS
7 69 (8.39%) IaaS
8 50 (6.08%) OneDrive
9 49 (5.96%) Azure Active Directory
10 33 (4.01%) OpenShift
11 32 (3.89%) npm
11 32 (3.89%) Power Platform
12 28 (3.41%) Yarn
13 25 (3.04%) Amazon EC2
13 25 (3.04%) AWS CloudFormation
14 24 (2.92%) GitHub
15 23 (2.80%) Serverless
16 19 (2.31%) Google Workspace
17 18 (2.19%) Amazon S3
17 18 (2.19%) Azure App Service
Communications & Networking
1 194 (23.60%) DNS
2 159 (19.34%) Firewall
3 141 (17.15%) DHCP
4 94 (11.44%) HTTP
5 85 (10.34%) TCP/IP
6 61 (7.42%) VPN
7 54 (6.57%) WAN
8 51 (6.20%) VLAN
9 45 (5.47%) LAN
9 45 (5.47%) SAN
10 31 (3.77%) SSL
11 27 (3.28%) Remote Desktop
12 25 (3.04%) Internet
13 20 (2.43%) Network Security
14 19 (2.31%) VoIP
15 18 (2.19%) IPv6
16 16 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
17 14 (1.70%) MPLS
17 14 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
18 13 (1.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 451 (54.87%) SQL Server
2 62 (7.54%) MySQL
3 44 (5.35%) NoSQL
4 38 (4.62%) Oracle Database
5 35 (4.26%) Big Data
6 26 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (2.31%) Relational Database
9 18 (2.19%) Amazon RDS
9 18 (2.19%) Power BI
9 18 (2.19%) SQL Server 2016
10 16 (1.95%) Azure SQL Database
10 16 (1.95%) Redis
10 16 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
11 14 (1.70%) RDBMS
12 13 (1.58%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.22%) SQL Server 2017
14 7 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 149 (18.13%) Git (software)
2 87 (10.58%) Jenkins
3 57 (6.93%) Octopus Deploy
3 57 (6.93%) Visual Studio
4 47 (5.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 46 (5.60%) TeamCity
6 36 (4.38%) JIRA
7 32 (3.89%) GitLab
8 30 (3.65%) gulp
9 28 (3.41%) webpack
10 23 (2.80%) Oracle APEX
11 22 (2.68%) Bitbucket
12 21 (2.55%) MSBuild
13 16 (1.95%) Subversion
14 11 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 10 (1.22%) GoCD
15 10 (1.22%) NUnit
16 9 (1.09%) Selenium
17 7 (0.85%) Gradle
18 6 (0.73%) git-flow
General
1 229 (27.86%) Social Skills
2 106 (12.90%) Finance
3 80 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (4.38%) Public Sector
5 31 (3.77%) Marketing
6 28 (3.41%) Manufacturing
7 22 (2.68%) Telecoms
8 21 (2.55%) Influencing Skills
8 21 (2.55%) Presentation Skills
9 20 (2.43%) Law
10 19 (2.31%) Documentation Skills
11 18 (2.19%) Retail
12 14 (1.70%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (1.58%) Local Government
14 12 (1.46%) Organisational Skills
15 11 (1.34%) Advertising
15 11 (1.34%) Back Office
16 10 (1.22%) Banking
16 10 (1.22%) Electronics
16 10 (1.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 168 (20.44%) Developer
2 91 (11.07%) Support Engineer
3 89 (10.83%) Analyst
4 66 (8.03%) .NET Developer
5 65 (7.91%) Applications Support
6 63 (7.66%) Administrator
7 55 (6.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 54 (6.57%) 3rd Line Support
9 53 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 53 (6.45%) Architect
10 47 (5.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 47 (5.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 44 (5.35%) Support Analyst
12 41 (4.99%) Senior Developer
13 39 (4.74%) IT Engineer
14 37 (4.50%) C# Developer
15 35 (4.26%) DBA
16 33 (4.01%) Azure Architect
17 32 (3.89%) Cloud Engineer
18 31 (3.77%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (29.68%) .NET
2 137 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 123 (14.96%) HTML
4 95 (11.56%) CSS
5 86 (10.46%) AngularJS
6 85 (10.34%) Web Services
7 68 (8.27%) REST
8 57 (6.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 55 (6.69%) HTML5
10 51 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 48 (5.84%) .NET Core
12 46 (5.60%) Middleware
13 44 (5.35%) JSON
14 43 (5.23%) CSS3
15 42 (5.11%) XML
16 39 (4.74%) jQuery
17 37 (4.50%) Node.js
18 33 (4.01%) .NET Framework
19 32 (3.89%) ARM Templates
20 31 (3.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.25%) Public Cloud
2 65 (7.91%) User Experience
3 64 (7.79%) Clustering
4 58 (7.06%) Linux Command Line
5 42 (5.11%) Self-Motivation
6 34 (4.14%) Cloud Native
7 33 (4.01%) Hybrid Cloud
8 23 (2.80%) Management Information System
9 19 (2.31%) Data Protection Act
10 17 (2.07%) Replication
11 16 (1.95%) Cyberthreat
11 16 (1.95%) Data Centre
12 15 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.46%) Cyber Defence
13 12 (1.46%) PKI
14 10 (1.22%) Enterprise Cloud
15 8 (0.97%) SWIFT
15 8 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
16 6 (0.73%) Data Structures
16 6 (0.73%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 556 (67.64%) Windows
2 352 (42.82%) Windows Server
3 208 (25.30%) Linux
4 81 (9.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 75 (9.12%) Windows Server 2016
6 69 (8.39%) Windows 10
7 63 (7.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (5.60%) Windows Server 2019
9 29 (3.53%) Unix
10 20 (2.43%) Android
11 19 (2.31%) Windows 7
12 16 (1.95%) Mac OS X
13 14 (1.70%) Solaris
14 10 (1.22%) Apple iOS
14 10 (1.22%) CentOS
14 10 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (1.09%) Ubuntu
15 9 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.97%) VMS
17 4 (0.49%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (37.47%) DevOps
2 250 (30.41%) Problem-Solving
3 165 (20.07%) Agile Software Development
4 156 (18.98%) CI/CD
5 97 (11.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 96 (11.68%) Continuous Integration
7 87 (10.58%) MVC
8 82 (9.98%) Web Development
9 74 (9.00%) ITIL
10 72 (8.76%) Computer Science
11 66 (8.03%) Mentoring
12 64 (7.79%) Test Automation
13 62 (7.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 62 (7.54%) Load Balancing
14 60 (7.30%) Capacity Management
15 59 (7.18%) Project Management
16 51 (6.20%) Change Management
16 51 (6.20%) Service Delivery
17 46 (5.60%) Cybersecurity
18 44 (5.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 367 (44.65%) SQL
2 270 (32.85%) PowerShell
3 227 (27.62%) C#
4 115 (13.99%) JavaScript
5 78 (9.49%) Python
6 66 (8.03%) Java
7 52 (6.33%) PHP
8 49 (5.96%) T-SQL
9 37 (4.50%) Bash
10 33 (4.01%) TypeScript
11 25 (3.04%) ES6
12 20 (2.43%) VB.NET
13 14 (1.70%) C
13 14 (1.70%) Go
14 12 (1.46%) VBA
15 9 (1.09%) Perl
15 9 (1.09%) PL/SQL
16 8 (0.97%) Scala
16 8 (0.97%) VB
17 7 (0.85%) F#
Qualifications
1 124 (15.09%) Degree
2 80 (9.73%) Security Cleared
3 59 (7.18%) SC Cleared
4 36 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 28 (3.41%) CCNA
6 28 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (3.04%) MCSE
8 24 (2.92%) DV Cleared
9 22 (2.68%) CISSP
10 20 (2.43%) IISP
11 19 (2.31%) CEH
12 14 (1.70%) CISM
12 14 (1.70%) MCSA
13 11 (1.34%) DBS Check
14 10 (1.22%) CCNP
15 9 (1.09%) SANS
16 6 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 5 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
18 4 (0.49%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (7.66%) SLA
2 41 (4.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (4.50%) QA
4 19 (2.31%) NCSC
5 17 (2.07%) PCI DSS
6 12 (1.46%) NIST
7 11 (1.34%) Cyber Essentials
8 7 (0.85%) GDPR
8 7 (0.85%) ISO 22301
8 7 (0.85%) PMO
9 6 (0.73%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 6 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (0.61%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.36%) Accessibility
11 3 (0.36%) GRC
11 3 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 3 (0.36%) JSP 440
12 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.12%) DICOM
13 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 300 (36.50%) Active Directory
2 148 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (10.95%) Hyper-V
4 75 (9.12%) Docker
5 59 (7.18%) VMware ESXi
6 42 (5.11%) vSphere
7 41 (4.99%) Virtual Machines
8 26 (3.16%) Oracle RAC
9 20 (2.43%) Virtual Desktop
10 17 (2.07%) Virtual Servers
11 16 (1.95%) Terminal Services
12 15 (1.82%) NFS
12 15 (1.82%) XenApp
13 9 (1.09%) XenDesktop
14 5 (0.61%) VirtualBox
15 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.36%) VMware NSX
16 2 (0.24%) Firmware
16 2 (0.24%) KVM
16 2 (0.24%) NDS
Systems Management
1 83 (10.10%) Terraform
2 82 (9.98%) Kubernetes
3 79 (9.61%) Ansible
4 74 (9.00%) SCCM
5 63 (7.66%) Opscode Chef
6 60 (7.30%) Puppet
7 40 (4.87%) Microsoft Clustering
7 40 (4.87%) Microsoft Intune
8 32 (3.89%) WSUS
9 28 (3.41%) Hadoop YARN
10 26 (3.16%) Data Guard
10 26 (3.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 23 (2.80%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 22 (2.68%) Single Sign-On
13 19 (2.31%) Rancher
14 14 (1.70%) Nagios
15 13 (1.58%) ZABBIX
16 12 (1.46%) Backup Exec
17 10 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
17 10 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 387 (47.08%) Microsoft
2 219 (26.64%) VMware
3 120 (14.60%) Oracle
4 59 (7.18%) Cisco
5 57 (6.93%) Google
6 52 (6.33%) Citrix
7 24 (2.92%) Dell
7 24 (2.92%) Veeam
8 23 (2.80%) Sitecore
9 16 (1.95%) Sophos
10 15 (1.82%) Palo Alto
11 14 (1.70%) HP
12 13 (1.58%) CheckPoint
13 12 (1.46%) EMC
14 11 (1.34%) NEC
14 11 (1.34%) Northgate
14 11 (1.34%) SAP
15 10 (1.22%) Avaya
15 10 (1.22%) Zscaler
16 9 (1.09%) AppDynamics