Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
England > North West
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 186 244
Rank change year-on-year -15 +58 -103
Permanent jobs citing IIS 126 194 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.27% 1.66% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.50% 11.43% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 108 178 94
North West median annual salary £43,250 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.89% +16.88% -9.41%
10th Percentile £28,946 £31,250 £24,525
90th Percentile £78,319 £85,000 £50,175
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,326 1,698 2,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.32% 14.49% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,040 1,411 1,828
North West median annual salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £75,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing IIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for IIS in the North West

IIS
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IIS in the North West.

Salary trend for IIS in the North West

IIS
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IIS in the North West over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for IIS in the North West

IIS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Manchester -27 79 £42,750 -7.57% 33
Merseyside -2 19 £56,611 +74.19%
Cheshire +14 14 £45,000 +7.14% 4
Lancashire - 13 £40,000 - 3
IIS
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 North West region with a requirement for IIS.

1 87 (69.05%) Windows
2 73 (57.94%) Microsoft
3 64 (50.79%) Azure
4 52 (41.27%) Active Directory
5 45 (35.71%) SQL
6 44 (34.92%) Windows Server
7 40 (31.75%) VMware
8 37 (29.37%) SQL Server
9 36 (28.57%) DevOps
10 31 (24.60%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (23.81%) AWS
11 30 (23.81%) Linux
11 30 (23.81%) Cisco
12 29 (23.02%) Office 365
13 27 (21.43%) Firewall
13 27 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (21.43%) Degree
14 26 (20.63%) PowerShell
14 26 (20.63%) .NET
15 25 (19.84%) C#
15 25 (19.84%) DNS
16 23 (18.25%) SCCM
17 22 (17.46%) ITIL
18 21 (16.67%) Data Centre
18 21 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 20 (15.87%) TCP/IP
20 19 (15.08%) WAN
20 19 (15.08%) Information Security
20 19 (15.08%) Hyper-V
21 17 (13.49%) LAN

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 15 (11.90%) Apache
2 14 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 11 (8.73%) Tomcat
4 10 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (6.35%) Confluence
6 6 (4.76%) nginx
7 4 (3.17%) Apache Solr
7 4 (3.17%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.59%) CloudStack
8 2 (1.59%) Drupal
8 2 (1.59%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.79%) CMS
9 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 64 (50.79%) Azure
2 30 (23.81%) AWS
3 29 (23.02%) Office 365
4 13 (10.32%) IaaS
5 12 (9.52%) PaaS
6 10 (7.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 10 (7.94%) Amazon S3
7 8 (6.35%) GitHub
8 7 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (3.97%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (3.97%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (3.97%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (3.97%) SaaS
9 5 (3.97%) Serverless
10 4 (3.17%) Mimecast
10 4 (3.17%) Slack
10 4 (3.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (2.38%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (2.38%) AWS CloudTrail
11 3 (2.38%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.43%) Firewall
2 25 (19.84%) DNS
3 20 (15.87%) TCP/IP
4 19 (15.08%) WAN
5 17 (13.49%) LAN
6 15 (11.90%) DHCP
7 14 (11.11%) VPN
8 10 (7.94%) VLAN
9 9 (7.14%) DMZ
9 9 (7.14%) Internet
9 9 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (4.76%) MPLS
10 6 (4.76%) SAN
11 5 (3.97%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (3.97%) NAS
11 5 (3.97%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (3.17%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (3.17%) Skype
13 3 (2.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (29.37%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.14%) MySQL
3 6 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (4.76%) DTS
3 6 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.17%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.59%) GIS
6 2 (1.59%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.59%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.59%) Redis
6 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.79%) Ingres
7 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (10.32%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 10 (7.94%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.94%) JIRA
4 9 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 7 (5.56%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (3.97%) Selenium
7 3 (2.38%) Bitbucket Server
7 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.59%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (11.11%) Public Sector
2 13 (10.32%) Law
3 11 (8.73%) Finance
4 9 (7.14%) Fire and Rescue
4 9 (7.14%) Police
5 5 (3.97%) Retail
6 4 (3.17%) Advertising
6 4 (3.17%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.38%) Marketing
8 2 (1.59%) Legal
9 1 (0.79%) Electronics
9 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (15.08%) Developer
1 19 (15.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 16 (12.70%) .NET Developer
3 16 (12.70%) Support Engineer
4 15 (11.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (8.73%) Senior DevOps
5 11 (8.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 10 (7.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
7 9 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 9 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (6.35%) Applications Support Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) Azure Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) Analyst
9 7 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) Architect
10 6 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.63%) .NET
2 15 (11.90%) ASP.NET
3 8 (6.35%) WPF
4 7 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 6 (4.76%) CSS
5 6 (4.76%) HTML
5 6 (4.76%) jQuery
6 5 (3.97%) .NET Core
6 5 (3.97%) Ajax
6 5 (3.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (3.97%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (3.97%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (3.97%) WCF
7 4 (3.17%) RESTful
7 4 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (3.17%) XML
7 4 (3.17%) XSLT
8 3 (2.38%) Autofac
8 3 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.56%) PKI
3 7 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.76%) Cyber Defence
4 6 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.17%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.17%) Social Network
5 4 (3.17%) User Experience
6 2 (1.59%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (1.59%) Contactless
6 2 (1.59%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.79%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.79%) IPTV
7 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 87 (69.05%) Windows
2 44 (34.92%) Windows Server
3 30 (23.81%) Linux
4 17 (13.49%) Windows 10
5 11 (8.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (6.35%) Windows 7
6 8 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.17%) Mac OS
7 4 (3.17%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.59%) Unix
9 1 (0.79%) CentOS
9 1 (0.79%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.57%) DevOps
2 27 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (17.46%) ITIL
4 21 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 19 (15.08%) Information Security
6 15 (11.90%) Infrastructure as Code
6 15 (11.90%) Migration
6 15 (11.90%) PRINCE2
7 13 (10.32%) Information Assurance
8 12 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 12 (9.52%) Ergonomics
8 12 (9.52%) Human Factors
8 12 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (7.94%) High Availability
9 10 (7.94%) SDLC
10 9 (7.14%) Coaching
10 9 (7.14%) Data Protection
10 9 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (35.71%) SQL
2 26 (20.63%) PowerShell
3 25 (19.84%) C#
4 10 (7.94%) Bash Shell
4 10 (7.94%) Ruby
5 7 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.76%) Python
7 5 (3.97%) Java
8 4 (3.17%) XPath
9 2 (1.59%) C
10 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.79%) R
10 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (21.43%) Degree
2 13 (10.32%) CESG Certified Professional
2 13 (10.32%) CISM
2 13 (10.32%) CISSP
2 13 (10.32%) IISP
2 13 (10.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (9.52%) MBCS
4 8 (6.35%) CCNA
4 8 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (6.35%) MCTS
5 7 (5.56%) MCSA
5 7 (5.56%) MCSE
6 6 (4.76%) TOGAF Certification
7 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.17%) AWS Certification
8 4 (3.17%) MCITP
8 4 (3.17%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.79%) CLAS
10 1 (0.79%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.52%) NCSC
2 10 (7.94%) QA
2 10 (7.94%) SLA
3 7 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (4.76%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.79%) RMADS
System Software
1 52 (41.27%) Active Directory
2 31 (24.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (15.08%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
5 7 (5.56%) Docker
6 6 (4.76%) vSphere
7 5 (3.97%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.59%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.59%) Varnish
9 2 (1.59%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 23 (18.25%) SCCM
2 11 (8.73%) Ansible
2 11 (8.73%) SCOM
3 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 8 (6.35%) Terraform
5 7 (5.56%) ZABBIX
6 6 (4.76%) Nagios
7 5 (3.97%) Puppet
8 4 (3.17%) Grafana
8 4 (3.17%) Kibana
8 4 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (3.17%) Prometheus
8 4 (3.17%) WSUS
9 3 (2.38%) Kubernetes
9 3 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.59%) Graphite
10 2 (1.59%) Graylog
10 2 (1.59%) HAProxy
10 2 (1.59%) logstash
10 2 (1.59%) vMotion
Vendors
1 73 (57.94%) Microsoft
2 40 (31.75%) VMware
3 30 (23.81%) Cisco
4 10 (7.94%) NetApp
5 9 (7.14%) Palo Alto
5 9 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 8 (6.35%) Veeam
7 7 (5.56%) Atlassian
7 7 (5.56%) New Relic
8 5 (3.97%) McAfee
8 5 (3.97%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.17%) AppDynamics
9 4 (3.17%) Apple
10 3 (2.38%) BT
10 3 (2.38%) Meraki
10 3 (2.38%) Openreach
10 3 (2.38%) Sophos
10 3 (2.38%) Trend Micro
11 2 (1.59%) Sage
11 2 (1.59%) Symantec