Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 159 150
Rank change year-on-year -74 -9 -50
Permanent jobs citing IIS 131 234 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.02% 1.89% 2.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.03% 10.83% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 113 198 229
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £27,800 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,000 £66,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 2,171 2,160 2,244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.93% 17.44% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,730 1,852 1,842
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +2.55%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,375 £59,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +5.88%

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 February 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 21 February 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 -36 84 £40,000 -15.79% 15
Cheshire -50 32 £47,500 +18.75% 11
Lancashire -4 8 £37,500 - 6
Merseyside -13 5 £30,000 -21.05% 2
IIS
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 84 (64.12%) SQL
2 83 (63.36%) Windows
3 68 (51.91%) SQL Server
4 63 (48.09%) Microsoft
5 57 (43.51%) Active Directory
6 56 (42.75%) .NET
7 41 (31.30%) ITIL
7 41 (31.30%) Windows Server
8 34 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (23.66%) Microsoft Azure
10 30 (22.90%) C#
10 30 (22.90%) Linux
11 28 (21.37%) .NET Framework
12 27 (20.61%) DevOps
12 27 (20.61%) VMware
13 26 (19.85%) JavaScript
13 26 (19.85%) T-SQL
13 26 (19.85%) Oracle
14 24 (18.32%) Finance
14 24 (18.32%) Amazon AWS
15 22 (16.79%) HTML
15 22 (16.79%) Microsoft Certification
16 21 (16.03%) MCSE
16 21 (16.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 20 (15.27%) CSS
17 20 (15.27%) Hyper-V
18 19 (14.50%) JIRA
18 19 (14.50%) Office 365
19 18 (13.74%) Windows Server 2012
19 18 (13.74%) ASP.NET

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 16 (12.21%) Apache
2 10 (7.63%) Confluence
2 10 (7.63%) JBoss
3 9 (6.87%) MS Exchange
4 8 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.11%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.58%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.29%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.53%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.76%) CMS
8 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.76%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Elite 3E
1 6 (4.58%) Workfront
2 1 (0.76%) Movex
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 31 (23.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (18.32%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (14.50%) Office 365
4 9 (6.87%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (6.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (6.11%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (6.11%) Amazon S3
5 8 (6.11%) Amazon SQS
5 8 (6.11%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (5.34%) SaaS
7 4 (3.05%) PaaS
8 2 (1.53%) IaaS
9 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.98%) SAN
2 16 (12.21%) DNS
3 13 (9.92%) DHCP
3 13 (9.92%) TCP/IP
4 11 (8.40%) Firewall
5 8 (6.11%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (4.58%) LAN
6 6 (4.58%) VPN
7 5 (3.82%) FTP
7 5 (3.82%) HTTP
7 5 (3.82%) PBX
7 5 (3.82%) SMTP
7 5 (3.82%) WAN
8 4 (3.05%) ISDN
8 4 (3.05%) VLAN
8 4 (3.05%) VoIP
9 3 (2.29%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (2.29%) Internet
9 3 (2.29%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (51.91%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (12.21%) MySQL
4 13 (9.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (8.40%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (5.34%) MongoDB
6 7 (5.34%) Oracle Database
6 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.29%) MS Access
9 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (14.50%) JIRA
2 13 (9.92%) Visual Studio
3 12 (9.16%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.16%) Jenkins
4 11 (8.40%) Octopus Deploy
4 11 (8.40%) TeamCity
5 9 (6.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.05%) NUnit
6 4 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.29%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.29%) Selenium
8 2 (1.53%) gulp
8 2 (1.53%) NuGet
8 2 (1.53%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.76%) Grunt
9 1 (0.76%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.76%) PhantomJS
9 1 (0.76%) Protractor
9 1 (0.76%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.76%) webpack
General
1 24 (18.32%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.11%) Legal
4 7 (5.34%) Retail
5 4 (3.05%) Banking
5 4 (3.05%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.29%) Games
6 3 (2.29%) Law
7 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.76%) Automotive
8 1 (0.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 40 (30.53%) Developer
2 20 (15.27%) .NET Developer
3 17 (12.98%) Applications Support
4 14 (10.69%) Analyst
5 13 (9.92%) Applications Developer
6 10 (7.63%) Administrator
6 10 (7.63%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.87%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.87%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (6.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.11%) SQL Developer
8 8 (6.11%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.34%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.34%) IT Administrator
9 7 (5.34%) IT Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.58%) IT Analyst
10 6 (4.58%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.82%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (42.75%) .NET
2 28 (21.37%) .NET Framework
3 22 (16.79%) HTML
4 20 (15.27%) CSS
5 18 (13.74%) ASP.NET
6 13 (9.92%) jQuery
6 13 (9.92%) Web Services
7 11 (8.40%) AngularJS
8 7 (5.34%) Middleware
9 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (4.58%) Entity Framework
9 6 (4.58%) LAMP
10 5 (3.82%) Ajax
10 5 (3.82%) Elastic Stack
11 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.05%) WCF
12 3 (2.29%) HTML5
12 3 (2.29%) Node.js
12 3 (2.29%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (2.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.87%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.34%) Clustering
2 7 (5.34%) Private Cloud
3 6 (4.58%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.58%) Replication
4 5 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.29%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.53%) PKI
6 2 (1.53%) User Experience
6 2 (1.53%) Wiki
7 1 (0.76%) CESG
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.76%) Fintech
7 1 (0.76%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 83 (63.36%) Windows
2 41 (31.30%) Windows Server
3 30 (22.90%) Linux
4 18 (13.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (7.63%) Windows 10
7 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (5.34%) AIX
9 6 (4.58%) CentOS
10 4 (3.05%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.05%) Unix
11 3 (2.29%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.53%) Solaris
13 1 (0.76%) Android
13 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.76%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.76%) SUSE
13 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (31.30%) ITIL
2 34 (25.95%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (20.61%) DevOps
4 16 (12.21%) MVC
5 14 (10.69%) Service Management
6 11 (8.40%) CRM
6 11 (8.40%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (8.40%) Mentoring
7 9 (6.87%) Configuration Management
7 9 (6.87%) Migration
7 9 (6.87%) Network Virtualisation
7 9 (6.87%) Scrum
7 9 (6.87%) SDLC
7 9 (6.87%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.11%) Kanban
8 8 (6.11%) TDD
9 7 (5.34%) Change Control
9 7 (5.34%) Release Management
9 7 (5.34%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 84 (64.12%) SQL
2 30 (22.90%) C#
3 26 (19.85%) JavaScript
3 26 (19.85%) T-SQL
4 17 (12.98%) PowerShell
5 16 (12.21%) VBA
6 9 (6.87%) C
6 9 (6.87%) Java
6 9 (6.87%) Python
7 7 (5.34%) Perl
8 5 (3.82%) Embedded C
9 4 (3.05%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.05%) VBScript
10 3 (2.29%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.29%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.53%) Groovy
12 1 (0.76%) Haskell
12 1 (0.76%) PHP
12 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (16.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (16.03%) MCSE
3 17 (12.98%) MCP
4 15 (11.45%) MCSA
5 8 (6.11%) Degree
6 5 (3.82%) CCNA
6 5 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.05%) CCNP
8 3 (2.29%) Linux+ Certification
8 3 (2.29%) LPIC
8 3 (2.29%) RHCE
8 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.76%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.76%) CISA
9 1 (0.76%) CISM
9 1 (0.76%) CITP
9 1 (0.76%) IISP
9 1 (0.76%) MCITP
9 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) QA
2 5 (3.82%) GDPR
3 3 (2.29%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.29%) SLA
4 2 (1.53%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.76%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 57 (43.51%) Active Directory
2 20 (15.27%) Hyper-V
3 12 (9.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (6.11%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (5.34%) vSphere
6 3 (2.29%) XenApp
7 2 (1.53%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.53%) Docker
7 2 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.53%) NFS
8 1 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.76%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.76%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.76%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (9.16%) Ansible
2 10 (7.63%) SCCM
3 7 (5.34%) BladeLogic
4 6 (4.58%) CA Wily
4 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (4.58%) SCOM
5 5 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.82%) Puppet
6 3 (2.29%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.29%) WMI
7 2 (1.53%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.53%) EdgeSight
7 2 (1.53%) Ganglia
7 2 (1.53%) Nagios
7 2 (1.53%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.53%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.76%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.76%) WSUS
8 1 (0.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 63 (48.09%) Microsoft
2 27 (20.61%) VMware
3 26 (19.85%) Oracle
4 11 (8.40%) Cisco
5 10 (7.63%) AppDynamics
5 10 (7.63%) Citrix
6 9 (6.87%) SAP
7 8 (6.11%) New Relic
7 8 (6.11%) Trend Micro
8 7 (5.34%) HP
9 6 (4.58%) iManage
9 6 (4.58%) Intapp
9 6 (4.58%) Reuters
9 6 (4.58%) Splunk
10 4 (3.05%) IBM
10 4 (3.05%) Sophos
11 3 (2.29%) Avaya
11 3 (2.29%) Dell
11 3 (2.29%) McAfee
11 3 (2.29%) Veeam