Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
England > North West
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 253 143
Rank change year-on-year +73 -110 +7
Permanent jobs citing IIS 197 118 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.73% 0.90% 2.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.63% 5.47% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 178 88 244
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -6.10% +9.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,225 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £50,925 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 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 1,694 2,157 2,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.83% 16.46% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,396 1,751 1,939
North West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +6.49% +2.67%
10th Percentile £23,375 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +69 140 £49,000 +28.95% 18
Merseyside +39 30 £32,500 - 2
Cheshire +17 25 £42,500 -8.11% 3
Cumbria - 2 £35,000 -
IIS
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 132 (67.01%) Windows
2 115 (58.38%) SQL
3 88 (44.67%) Active Directory
4 78 (39.59%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (35.53%) Linux
6 69 (35.03%) Microsoft Azure
7 63 (31.98%) .NET
8 60 (30.46%) Microsoft
9 59 (29.95%) VMware
10 57 (28.93%) SQL Server
11 54 (27.41%) Amazon AWS
11 54 (27.41%) Git (software)
12 53 (26.90%) Windows Server
13 50 (25.38%) C#
14 48 (24.37%) ITIL
14 48 (24.37%) Azure Active Directory
15 47 (23.86%) Business Intelligence
16 45 (22.84%) XML
16 45 (22.84%) JIRA
17 44 (22.34%) DevOps
17 44 (22.34%) HTML
18 43 (21.83%) Octopus Deploy
18 43 (21.83%) Confluence
19 42 (21.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 41 (20.81%) VMware Infrastructure
20 41 (20.81%) TeamCity
20 41 (20.81%) Jenkins
21 40 (20.30%) Amazon RDS
21 40 (20.30%) Ansible
21 40 (20.30%) New Relic

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 43 (21.83%) Confluence
2 30 (15.23%) SharePoint
3 27 (13.71%) Tomcat
4 19 (9.64%) CMS
5 14 (7.11%) Apache
6 11 (5.58%) nginx
7 9 (4.57%) WebLogic
8 8 (4.06%) Skype for Business
9 6 (3.05%) Sitefinity
10 5 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (2.54%) MS Exchange
10 5 (2.54%) Umbraco
11 4 (2.03%) Kentico
11 4 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.52%) EPiServer
12 3 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (1.52%) WebSphere
13 2 (1.02%) JBoss
14 1 (0.51%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (4.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.55%) Visualfiles
2 4 (2.03%) SAP BPC
3 3 (1.52%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (1.02%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 69 (35.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (27.41%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (24.37%) Azure Active Directory
4 40 (20.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 40 (20.30%) Amazon EC2
4 40 (20.30%) Amazon S3
4 40 (20.30%) Amazon SQS
4 40 (20.30%) AWS CloudFormation
5 20 (10.15%) Office 365
6 6 (3.05%) Google Analytics
7 5 (2.54%) IaaS
8 4 (2.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.26%) DNS
2 28 (14.21%) SAN
3 23 (11.68%) Firewall
3 23 (11.68%) HTTP
4 22 (11.17%) DHCP
4 22 (11.17%) TCP/IP
5 17 (8.63%) SSH
6 16 (8.12%) SMTP
7 15 (7.61%) Internet
8 13 (6.60%) LAN
8 13 (6.60%) VLAN
9 12 (6.09%) WAN
10 10 (5.08%) Network Security
10 10 (5.08%) SSL
11 9 (4.57%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (4.57%) FTP
12 8 (4.06%) MPLS
12 8 (4.06%) Skype
13 7 (3.55%) NetScaler
13 7 (3.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (28.93%) SQL Server
2 40 (20.30%) Amazon RDS
3 16 (8.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (7.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (5.58%) SQL Server 2016
6 11 (5.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.06%) MySQL
7 8 (4.06%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 54 (27.41%) Git (software)
2 45 (22.84%) JIRA
3 43 (21.83%) Octopus Deploy
4 42 (21.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 41 (20.81%) Jenkins
5 41 (20.81%) TeamCity
6 32 (16.24%) Visual Studio
7 11 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.55%) Subversion
9 4 (2.03%) Selenium
10 3 (1.52%) CA Release Automation
10 3 (1.52%) Grunt
10 3 (1.52%) gulp
10 3 (1.52%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (1.52%) PhantomJS
10 3 (1.52%) Protractor
10 3 (1.52%) webpack
11 2 (1.02%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.02%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (16.24%) Finance
2 12 (6.09%) Marketing
3 10 (5.08%) Banking
4 7 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.05%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.54%) Games
7 4 (2.03%) Law
8 2 (1.02%) Billing
8 2 (1.02%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.02%) Retail
9 1 (0.51%) Automotive
9 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (23.86%) Developer
2 23 (11.68%) Applications Support
2 23 (11.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (10.66%) DevOps Engineer
4 20 (10.15%) DevOps Manager
4 20 (10.15%) Software Developer
5 18 (9.14%) .NET Developer
5 18 (9.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 17 (8.63%) Support Engineer
7 13 (6.60%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (6.60%) Lead Developer
8 11 (5.58%) Analyst
8 11 (5.58%) Applications Engineer
8 11 (5.58%) Applications Support Engineer
9 10 (5.08%) Administrator
9 10 (5.08%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (4.57%) Applications Specialist
10 9 (4.57%) Lead Software Developer
11 8 (4.06%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (31.98%) .NET
2 45 (22.84%) XML
3 44 (22.34%) HTML
4 37 (18.78%) ASP.NET
5 31 (15.74%) Web Services
6 24 (12.18%) CSS
7 18 (9.14%) JSON
8 17 (8.63%) jQuery
9 16 (8.12%) HTML5
10 13 (6.60%) Spring
11 12 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (5.58%) XHTML
13 10 (5.08%) .NET Framework
13 10 (5.08%) Entity Framework
14 7 (3.55%) Ajax
14 7 (3.55%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (3.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 4 (2.03%) AngularJS
16 4 (2.03%) LESS
16 4 (2.03%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.30%) Private Cloud
2 25 (12.69%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.60%) Data Centre
4 12 (6.09%) Replication
5 9 (4.57%) Clustering
5 9 (4.57%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.06%) User Experience
7 7 (3.55%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.54%) Public Cloud
9 4 (2.03%) PKI
10 3 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.51%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.51%) Life Science
11 1 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 132 (67.01%) Windows
2 70 (35.53%) Linux
3 53 (26.90%) Windows Server
4 38 (19.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (12.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (9.14%) Unix
7 12 (6.09%) Windows 10
8 4 (2.03%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.03%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.52%) Android
9 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.52%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.02%) CentOS
11 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.51%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (39.59%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (24.37%) ITIL
3 47 (23.86%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (22.34%) DevOps
5 40 (20.30%) Network Virtualisation
6 31 (15.74%) MVC
7 23 (11.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 18 (9.14%) Mentoring
9 16 (8.12%) CRM
10 15 (7.61%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (7.61%) IT Strategy
10 15 (7.61%) Project Management
11 14 (7.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (7.11%) ERP
11 14 (7.11%) High Availability
12 13 (6.60%) Change Control
13 12 (6.09%) Proactive Monitoring
13 12 (6.09%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (6.09%) SDLC
13 12 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (58.38%) SQL
2 50 (25.38%) C#
3 29 (14.72%) PowerShell
4 20 (10.15%) JavaScript
5 11 (5.58%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.08%) Java
7 6 (3.05%) PHP
7 6 (3.05%) VBScript
8 4 (2.03%) Python
9 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.51%) Delphi
9 1 (0.51%) Perl
9 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.51%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (7.11%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (7.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (6.60%) CCNA
3 10 (5.08%) Degree
3 10 (5.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (3.55%) CCNP
4 7 (3.55%) MCSE
5 6 (3.05%) CCIE
6 5 (2.54%) MCITP
7 3 (1.52%) CISSP
7 3 (1.52%) ISEB
8 2 (1.02%) CEH
8 2 (1.02%) CISA
8 2 (1.02%) CISM
8 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.02%) MCSA
8 2 (1.02%) Sun Certification
8 2 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.51%) CCSE
9 1 (0.51%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (6.60%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.58%) SLA
3 6 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 6 (3.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.54%) QA
5 1 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 88 (44.67%) Active Directory
2 41 (20.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (20.30%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (6.60%) vSphere
5 12 (6.09%) XenDesktop
6 11 (5.58%) Hyper-V
7 9 (4.57%) Docker
8 6 (3.05%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 6 (3.05%) XenApp
9 5 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.52%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.52%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.51%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 40 (20.30%) Ansible
2 15 (7.61%) Nagios
3 13 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.58%) SCCM
4 11 (5.58%) SCOM
5 6 (3.05%) FortiGate
5 6 (3.05%) vCenter Server
6 5 (2.54%) SCOrch
7 4 (2.03%) BladeLogic
7 4 (2.03%) cPanel
7 4 (2.03%) Puppet
7 4 (2.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.02%) AirWatch
9 2 (1.02%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.02%) vRealize
9 2 (1.02%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.51%) QRadar
Vendors
1 60 (30.46%) Microsoft
2 59 (29.95%) VMware
3 40 (20.30%) New Relic
3 40 (20.30%) Trend Micro
4 23 (11.68%) Citrix
5 22 (11.17%) Cisco
6 13 (6.60%) Veeam
7 12 (6.09%) Dell
8 11 (5.58%) Splunk
9 10 (5.08%) IBM
10 9 (4.57%) F5
11 8 (4.06%) CheckPoint
11 8 (4.06%) SolarWinds
12 7 (3.55%) HP
12 7 (3.55%) Meraki
13 6 (3.05%) Avaya
13 6 (3.05%) EMC
13 6 (3.05%) Google
13 6 (3.05%) Nortel
13 6 (3.05%) SAP