Period
to 15 August 2018

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

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
England > North West
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 217 172
Rank change year-on-year +31 -45 -25
Permanent jobs citing IIS 192 173 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.58% 1.31% 1.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.33% 7.24% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 170 138 188
North West median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,175 £27,200
90th Percentile £85,000 £45,575 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 1,859 2,391 1,987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.29% 18.12% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,493 1,985 1,656
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £23,875
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 15 August 2018.

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 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
Manchester +24 121 £45,000 +16.88% 17
Cheshire +7 36 £37,500 -6.25%
Lancashire +7 19 £35,000 -3.45% 1
Merseyside +21 14 £32,500 -27.78% 7
Cumbria - 2 £35,000 -
IIS
England

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 North West region with a requirement for IIS.

1 124 (64.58%) SQL
2 119 (61.98%) Windows
3 100 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (49.48%) Active Directory
5 75 (39.06%) SQL Server
6 74 (38.54%) .NET
7 68 (35.42%) Linux
7 68 (35.42%) Microsoft
7 68 (35.42%) Microsoft Azure
8 55 (28.65%) C#
8 55 (28.65%) Windows Server
9 54 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
9 54 (28.13%) JIRA
10 53 (27.60%) DevOps
11 51 (26.56%) VMware
11 51 (26.56%) HTML
12 48 (25.00%) Git (software)
13 44 (22.92%) TeamCity
14 43 (22.40%) Octopus Deploy
14 43 (22.40%) Jenkins
15 42 (21.88%) CSS
15 42 (21.88%) ITIL
16 41 (21.35%) ASP.NET
16 41 (21.35%) Azure Active Directory
17 40 (20.83%) Ansible
18 39 (20.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 39 (20.31%) Confluence
19 37 (19.27%) Amazon SQS
19 37 (19.27%) Trend Micro
19 37 (19.27%) Amazon EC2

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 39 (20.31%) Confluence
2 15 (7.81%) Tomcat
3 14 (7.29%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.77%) Apache
5 11 (5.73%) CMS
6 4 (2.08%) Sitefinity
6 4 (2.08%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.56%) Alfresco
7 3 (1.56%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.56%) nginx
7 3 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.56%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.04%) JBoss
8 2 (1.04%) Kentico
8 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.73%) Workfront
2 10 (5.21%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 68 (35.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (21.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 37 (19.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 37 (19.27%) Amazon EC2
4 37 (19.27%) Amazon S3
4 37 (19.27%) Amazon SQS
4 37 (19.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (9.90%) Office 365
6 7 (3.65%) Google Analytics
7 5 (2.60%) PaaS
8 4 (2.08%) Google Tag Manager
9 3 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.10%) TCP/IP
2 26 (13.54%) DNS
3 23 (11.98%) HTTP
4 16 (8.33%) SAN
5 14 (7.29%) DHCP
6 13 (6.77%) Firewall
7 11 (5.73%) LAN
8 9 (4.69%) SSH
8 9 (4.69%) VPN
9 7 (3.65%) FTP
9 7 (3.65%) WAN
10 5 (2.60%) Internet
10 5 (2.60%) VLAN
11 4 (2.08%) SMTP
11 4 (2.08%) SSL
11 4 (2.08%) VSAN
12 3 (1.56%) Kerberos
12 3 (1.56%) NAS
12 3 (1.56%) NetScaler
12 3 (1.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (39.06%) SQL Server
2 37 (19.27%) Amazon RDS
3 22 (11.46%) SQL Server 2016
4 20 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.65%) MySQL
7 7 (3.65%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (2.08%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.52%) MS Access
9 1 (0.52%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 54 (28.13%) JIRA
2 48 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 44 (22.92%) TeamCity
4 43 (22.40%) Jenkins
4 43 (22.40%) Octopus Deploy
5 39 (20.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 30 (15.63%) Visual Studio
7 13 (6.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.60%) Grunt
8 5 (2.60%) gulp
8 5 (2.60%) Jasmine
8 5 (2.60%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (2.60%) NUnit
8 5 (2.60%) PhantomJS
8 5 (2.60%) Protractor
8 5 (2.60%) Subversion
8 5 (2.60%) webpack
9 4 (2.08%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.56%) Selenium
10 3 (1.56%) SoapUI
General
1 29 (15.10%) Finance
2 14 (7.29%) Marketing
3 9 (4.69%) Games
4 7 (3.65%) Retail
5 4 (2.08%) Brand Awareness
5 4 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.04%) Automotive
6 2 (1.04%) Banking
6 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.52%) Billing
7 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Law
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Local Government
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (32.29%) Developer
2 26 (13.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 23 (11.98%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (9.90%) Applications Support
6 18 (9.38%) DevOps Manager
7 17 (8.85%) C# Developer
8 16 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 15 (7.81%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (7.29%) Analyst
10 14 (7.29%) Software Developer
11 13 (6.77%) Technical Support
12 10 (5.21%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (5.21%) Applications Developer
12 10 (5.21%) HTML Developer
12 10 (5.21%) Senior Developer
12 10 (5.21%) Support Analyst
13 9 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
14 8 (4.17%) Support Engineer
14 8 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (38.54%) .NET
2 51 (26.56%) HTML
3 42 (21.88%) CSS
4 41 (21.35%) ASP.NET
5 28 (14.58%) jQuery
6 24 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 21 (10.94%) XML
8 16 (8.33%) Ajax
9 15 (7.81%) Classic ASP
9 15 (7.81%) RESTful
10 14 (7.29%) Web Services
11 13 (6.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (4.69%) AngularJS
12 9 (4.69%) Entity Framework
12 9 (4.69%) HTML5
13 7 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (3.65%) XHTML
14 6 (3.13%) JSON
14 6 (3.13%) Spring
15 5 (2.60%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.75%) Private Cloud
2 27 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.29%) Data Centre
4 13 (6.77%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.73%) User Experience
6 8 (4.17%) PKI
7 7 (3.65%) Clustering
8 6 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (2.60%) Replication
10 4 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.56%) Public Cloud
12 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
12 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.52%) Life Science
13 1 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Licensing
13 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 119 (61.98%) Windows
2 68 (35.42%) Linux
3 55 (28.65%) Windows Server
4 29 (15.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.17%) Android
6 8 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.60%) Unix
7 5 (2.60%) Windows 10
8 4 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.04%) CentOS
9 2 (1.04%) SUSE
9 2 (1.04%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.04%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.52%) AIX
10 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (27.60%) DevOps
3 42 (21.88%) ITIL
4 37 (19.27%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (19.27%) Network Virtualisation
5 35 (18.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 27 (14.06%) CRM
6 27 (14.06%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (11.98%) MVC
8 22 (11.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 20 (10.42%) OO
10 19 (9.90%) Configuration Management
10 19 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (9.38%) Service Management
11 18 (9.38%) Web Application Development
12 13 (6.77%) Statistics
13 12 (6.25%) Change Control
13 12 (6.25%) E-Commerce
13 12 (6.25%) Kanban
13 12 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 124 (64.58%) SQL
2 55 (28.65%) C#
3 33 (17.19%) JavaScript
4 23 (11.98%) T-SQL
5 19 (9.90%) PowerShell
6 15 (7.81%) Java
7 14 (7.29%) VBA
8 8 (4.17%) Python
9 7 (3.65%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.08%) C
11 3 (1.56%) Embedded C
11 3 (1.56%) XQuery
12 2 (1.04%) VBScript
13 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.52%) Delphi
13 1 (0.52%) Perl
13 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (13.02%) MCSE
3 15 (7.81%) MCSA
4 14 (7.29%) MCP
5 10 (5.21%) Degree
6 5 (2.60%) CCNA
6 5 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.60%) MCITP
7 3 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.52%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.52%) CEH
9 1 (0.52%) CISA
9 1 (0.52%) CISM
9 1 (0.52%) CISSP
9 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.69%) SLA
2 3 (1.56%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 95 (49.48%) Active Directory
2 37 (19.27%) Virtual Machines
3 35 (18.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 16 (8.33%) vSphere
6 5 (2.60%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.60%) VMware NSX
6 5 (2.60%) XenApp
7 4 (2.08%) Docker
7 4 (2.08%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.56%) BitLocker
9 2 (1.04%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (20.83%) Ansible
2 9 (4.69%) SCCM
3 6 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.60%) SCOM
5 4 (2.08%) Puppet
5 4 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.08%) WSUS
6 3 (1.56%) BladeLogic
6 3 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.56%) SCOrch
6 3 (1.56%) vRealize
6 3 (1.56%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 2 (1.04%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.04%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.04%) Nagios
8 1 (0.52%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.52%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.52%) Kibana
8 1 (0.52%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 68 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 51 (26.56%) VMware
3 37 (19.27%) New Relic
3 37 (19.27%) Trend Micro
4 16 (8.33%) Oracle
5 11 (5.73%) Citrix
6 10 (5.21%) Intapp
6 10 (5.21%) Reuters
6 10 (5.21%) SAP
7 9 (4.69%) HP
8 7 (3.65%) Cisco
8 7 (3.65%) Google
9 6 (3.13%) Veeam
10 5 (2.60%) 3PAR
10 5 (2.60%) F5
11 4 (2.08%) Splunk
12 3 (1.56%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.56%) EqualLogic
12 3 (1.56%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.56%) SolarWinds