Period
to 21 March 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 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 190 220 180
Rank change year-on-year +30 -40 -23
Permanent jobs citing IIS 150 158 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.48% 1.23% 1.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.98% 7.26% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 129 144 166
North West median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +1.18%

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 1,503 2,177 2,106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.87% 16.90% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,162 1,726 1,809
North West median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +13.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%

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 21 March 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 21 March 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 +16 111 £49,000 +15.29% 15
Merseyside +28 20 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Cheshire +28 13 £37,750 -13.71% 6
Lancashire -4 6 £43,750 +25.00% 1
IIS
England

For the 6 months to 21 March 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.

1 112 (74.67%) Windows
2 94 (62.67%) SQL
3 75 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 69 (46.00%) Active Directory
5 59 (39.33%) Linux
6 58 (38.67%) Amazon AWS
7 57 (38.00%) SQL Server
8 56 (37.33%) Microsoft
9 49 (32.67%) DevOps
10 44 (29.33%) Azure Active Directory
11 42 (28.00%) Git (software)
11 42 (28.00%) PowerShell
11 42 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
13 38 (25.33%) .NET
13 38 (25.33%) VMware
13 38 (25.33%) Private Cloud
14 37 (24.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 36 (24.00%) Ansible
15 36 (24.00%) Octopus Deploy
16 35 (23.33%) Confluence
16 35 (23.33%) Windows Server
16 35 (23.33%) JIRA
17 34 (22.67%) Jenkins
18 32 (21.33%) Amazon RDS
18 32 (21.33%) New Relic
18 32 (21.33%) AWS CloudFormation
18 32 (21.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 32 (21.33%) Amazon SQS
18 32 (21.33%) Virtual Machines

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 35 (23.33%) Confluence
2 32 (21.33%) Apache
3 25 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 23 (15.33%) SharePoint
5 17 (11.33%) WebLogic
6 10 (6.67%) CMS
7 6 (4.00%) Skype for Business
8 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (2.67%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.67%) nginx
8 4 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.00%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (1.33%) CloudStack
10 2 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.33%) JBoss
10 2 (1.33%) Kentico
10 2 (1.33%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.33%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.67%) Visualfiles
2 4 (2.67%) SAP BPC
3 3 (2.00%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (1.33%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 75 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (38.67%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (29.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 32 (21.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 32 (21.33%) Amazon EC2
4 32 (21.33%) Amazon S3
4 32 (21.33%) Amazon SQS
4 32 (21.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 19 (12.67%) Office 365
6 5 (3.33%) SaaS
7 4 (2.67%) IaaS
8 3 (2.00%) PaaS
9 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.33%) Firewall
2 25 (16.67%) DNS
3 24 (16.00%) WAN
4 23 (15.33%) VLAN
5 20 (13.33%) LAN
6 19 (12.67%) Internet
7 18 (12.00%) SMTP
7 18 (12.00%) TCP/IP
8 15 (10.00%) SSL
9 13 (8.67%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (8.67%) SAN
9 13 (8.67%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (8.00%) Network Security
11 11 (7.33%) BGP
11 11 (7.33%) Broadband
11 11 (7.33%) DMVPN
11 11 (7.33%) NX-OS
11 11 (7.33%) OSPF
12 8 (5.33%) BIG-IP
12 8 (5.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (38.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (21.33%) Amazon RDS
3 17 (11.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (10.67%) MySQL
4 16 (10.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (7.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (7.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.67%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (4.67%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (2.67%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.67%) Redis
9 3 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.00%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.33%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.33%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 37 (24.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 36 (24.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 35 (23.33%) JIRA
5 34 (22.67%) Jenkins
6 32 (21.33%) TeamCity
7 10 (6.67%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.00%) CA Release Automation
8 3 (2.00%) Selenium
8 3 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.33%) eggPlant
9 2 (1.33%) Moq
9 2 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.33%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.33%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.67%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.67%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.67%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.67%) PhantomJS
General
1 26 (17.33%) Finance
2 14 (9.33%) Banking
3 5 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 5 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.67%) Games
4 4 (2.67%) Retail
5 3 (2.00%) Law
6 2 (1.33%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (12.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (10.67%) Developer
2 16 (10.67%) DevOps Manager
3 15 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 14 (9.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (8.67%) Analyst
6 12 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (7.33%) Administrator
7 11 (7.33%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (6.67%) Applications Support
8 10 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) .NET Developer
9 9 (6.00%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Applications Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Applications Specialist
10 8 (5.33%) SQL Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) Applications Support Specialist
11 7 (4.67%) Support Specialist
12 6 (4.00%) C# Developer
12 6 (4.00%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (25.33%) .NET
2 20 (13.33%) XML
3 18 (12.00%) HTML
4 12 (8.00%) Web Services
5 9 (6.00%) CSS
6 7 (4.67%) JSON
7 6 (4.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.00%) jQuery
8 5 (3.33%) Ajax
8 5 (3.33%) Entity Framework
9 4 (2.67%) .NET Framework
9 4 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (2.67%) HTML5
10 3 (2.00%) LINQ
11 2 (1.33%) LAMP
11 2 (1.33%) LDAP
11 2 (1.33%) SAML
11 2 (1.33%) SOAP
11 2 (1.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (25.33%) Private Cloud
2 15 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.67%) Replication
3 10 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (5.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.00%) Fintech
5 6 (4.00%) User Experience
6 5 (3.33%) Clustering
6 5 (3.33%) PKI
7 2 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 112 (74.67%) Windows
2 59 (39.33%) Linux
3 35 (23.33%) Windows Server
4 18 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (10.00%) Unix
6 13 (8.67%) Windows 10
7 10 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.33%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.67%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.33%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.67%) CentOS
11 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.67%) DevOps
2 42 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (21.33%) Network Virtualisation
5 31 (20.67%) ITIL
6 21 (14.00%) Configuration Management
7 18 (12.00%) Change Control
8 17 (11.33%) Project Management
9 14 (9.33%) Change Management
9 14 (9.33%) Mentoring
10 13 (8.67%) Data Management
10 13 (8.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 13 (8.67%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (8.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (8.00%) Data Integration
11 12 (8.00%) Load Balancing
12 10 (6.67%) Investment Management
12 10 (6.67%) MVC
12 10 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
12 10 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 94 (62.67%) SQL
2 42 (28.00%) PowerShell
3 17 (11.33%) C#
4 16 (10.67%) T-SQL
5 12 (8.00%) VBScript
6 11 (7.33%) Java
7 7 (4.67%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.67%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.67%) PHP
7 7 (4.67%) Python
8 6 (4.00%) R
9 3 (2.00%) Perl
10 2 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (6.67%) Degree
1 10 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (5.33%) CCIE
2 8 (5.33%) CCNA
2 8 (5.33%) CCNP
2 8 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.67%) MCSA
5 3 (2.00%) ISEB
6 2 (1.33%) CEH
6 2 (1.33%) CISA
6 2 (1.33%) CISM
6 2 (1.33%) CISSP
6 2 (1.33%) MCITP
6 2 (1.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.00%) PCI DSS
1 12 (8.00%) SLA
2 9 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 8 (5.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 69 (46.00%) Active Directory
2 32 (21.33%) Virtual Machines
3 26 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (6.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 6 (4.00%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.67%) Docker
6 4 (2.67%) ProxySG
6 4 (2.67%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (2.67%) vSphere
7 2 (1.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 36 (24.00%) Ansible
2 12 (8.00%) SCCM
3 10 (6.67%) SCOM
4 9 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (6.00%) Puppet
5 8 (5.33%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (4.00%) FortiGate
6 6 (4.00%) vCenter Server
7 4 (2.67%) cPanel
7 4 (2.67%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (2.00%) BladeLogic
8 3 (2.00%) Nagios
9 2 (1.33%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.33%) Graphite
9 2 (1.33%) Graylog
9 2 (1.33%) HAProxy
9 2 (1.33%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.33%) logstash
9 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 56 (37.33%) Microsoft
2 38 (25.33%) VMware
3 32 (21.33%) New Relic
3 32 (21.33%) Trend Micro
4 25 (16.67%) Cisco
5 15 (10.00%) F5
5 15 (10.00%) Meraki
6 14 (9.33%) Citrix
7 13 (8.67%) CheckPoint
8 8 (5.33%) Veeam
9 7 (4.67%) Avaya
9 7 (4.67%) Cognos
9 7 (4.67%) Dell
9 7 (4.67%) Hyperion
10 6 (4.00%) EMC
10 6 (4.00%) Extreme Networks
10 6 (4.00%) Nortel
10 6 (4.00%) SAP
11 4 (2.67%) IBM
11 4 (2.67%) McAfee