Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
England > North West
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 201 170
Rank change year-on-year 0 -31 -28
Permanent jobs citing IIS 171 168 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.40% 1.35% 1.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.41% 7.87% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 155 142 169
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.96% +7.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £29,800 £27,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 2,034 2,134 1,951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.67% 17.18% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,593 1,801 1,606
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £55,625
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 20 May 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 20 May 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 +20 112 £42,500 +30.77% 16
Cheshire -31 28 £40,000 - 4
Lancashire +9 24 £35,000 - 1
Merseyside -11 5 £30,000 -33.33% 4
IIS
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 119 (69.59%) SQL
2 106 (61.99%) Windows
3 93 (54.39%) SQL Server
4 85 (49.71%) Active Directory
5 79 (46.20%) Microsoft
6 76 (44.44%) .NET
6 76 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (32.16%) Windows Server
8 52 (30.41%) Microsoft Azure
9 51 (29.82%) Linux
10 50 (29.24%) C#
11 49 (28.65%) ITIL
12 45 (26.32%) JIRA
13 44 (25.73%) Amazon AWS
14 43 (25.15%) DevOps
15 41 (23.98%) HTML
16 39 (22.81%) T-SQL
16 39 (22.81%) CSS
17 34 (19.88%) VMware
18 33 (19.30%) JavaScript
19 32 (18.71%) MCSE
19 32 (18.71%) Microsoft Certification
19 32 (18.71%) .NET Framework
19 32 (18.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 31 (18.13%) ASP.NET
20 31 (18.13%) Jenkins
21 29 (16.96%) Oracle
21 29 (16.96%) Octopus Deploy
21 29 (16.96%) Git (software)
22 28 (16.37%) TeamCity

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 25 (14.62%) Confluence
2 15 (8.77%) Apache
3 11 (6.43%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.68%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.51%) JBoss
6 5 (2.92%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.34%) CMS
7 4 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.75%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.75%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.17%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.17%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.58%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (7.60%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (9.36%) Workfront
2 15 (8.77%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.58%) Movex
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 52 (30.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (25.73%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (14.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 24 (14.04%) Office 365
5 23 (13.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 23 (13.45%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (13.45%) Amazon S3
5 23 (13.45%) Amazon SQS
5 23 (13.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (4.09%) SaaS
7 5 (2.92%) PaaS
8 4 (2.34%) Google Analytics
8 4 (2.34%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 18 (10.53%) DNS
3 16 (9.36%) Firewall
4 14 (8.19%) HTTP
4 14 (8.19%) SAN
5 10 (5.85%) DHCP
5 10 (5.85%) LAN
5 10 (5.85%) VPN
6 9 (5.26%) VLAN
7 7 (4.09%) FTP
8 5 (2.92%) PBX
8 5 (2.92%) SMTP
8 5 (2.92%) WAN
9 4 (2.34%) ISDN
10 3 (1.75%) Asterisk PBX
10 3 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.75%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.75%) SSL
10 3 (1.75%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (54.39%) SQL Server
2 32 (18.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (14.04%) Amazon RDS
4 14 (8.19%) MySQL
4 14 (8.19%) SQL Server 2016
5 12 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (4.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.92%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.92%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.75%) MS Access
8 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.58%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 45 (26.32%) JIRA
2 31 (18.13%) Jenkins
3 29 (16.96%) Git (software)
3 29 (16.96%) Octopus Deploy
4 28 (16.37%) TeamCity
5 24 (14.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 20 (11.70%) Visual Studio
7 8 (4.68%) NUnit
8 6 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.92%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.34%) CA Release Automation
10 4 (2.34%) Selenium
11 3 (1.75%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.75%) gulp
12 2 (1.17%) Grunt
12 2 (1.17%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.17%) PhantomJS
12 2 (1.17%) Protractor
12 2 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (1.17%) webpack
General
1 28 (16.37%) Finance
2 10 (5.85%) Retail
3 8 (4.68%) Legal
3 8 (4.68%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.09%) Games
5 6 (3.51%) Marketing
6 4 (2.34%) Brand Awareness
7 2 (1.17%) Automotive
7 2 (1.17%) Local Government
8 1 (0.58%) Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (36.26%) Developer
2 30 (17.54%) .NET Developer
3 25 (14.62%) Applications Support
4 22 (12.87%) Analyst
5 20 (11.70%) Applications Developer
6 19 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 18 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (9.36%) DevOps Engineer
9 15 (8.77%) Support Analyst
10 11 (6.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (5.85%) DevOps Manager
12 9 (5.26%) Administrator
12 9 (5.26%) SQL Developer
12 9 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
12 9 (5.26%) Technical Support
12 9 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
13 8 (4.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 8 (4.68%) 3rd Line Support
13 8 (4.68%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (44.44%) .NET
2 41 (23.98%) HTML
3 39 (22.81%) CSS
4 32 (18.71%) .NET Framework
5 31 (18.13%) ASP.NET
6 23 (13.45%) jQuery
7 17 (9.94%) Ajax
8 14 (8.19%) Web Services
9 13 (7.60%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (7.60%) Classic ASP
10 12 (7.02%) AngularJS
10 12 (7.02%) RESTful
11 10 (5.85%) Entity Framework
12 6 (3.51%) WCF
13 5 (2.92%) ADO.NET
13 5 (2.92%) Dapper ORM
13 5 (2.92%) MSMQ
13 5 (2.92%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (2.92%) WinForms
13 5 (2.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.28%) Private Cloud
2 20 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (9.94%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.85%) Data Centre
5 9 (5.26%) PKI
6 8 (4.68%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.68%) User Experience
7 6 (3.51%) Clustering
7 6 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.34%) Replication
10 3 (1.75%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.75%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Licensing
11 1 (0.58%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 106 (61.99%) Windows
2 55 (32.16%) Windows Server
3 51 (29.82%) Linux
4 22 (12.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (9.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (6.43%) Windows 10
7 8 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.51%) Android
8 6 (3.51%) Apple iOS
8 6 (3.51%) CentOS
9 4 (2.34%) Unix
10 3 (1.75%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.75%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.17%) AIX
11 2 (1.17%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.58%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.58%) Solaris
12 1 (0.58%) SUSE
12 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (28.65%) ITIL
3 43 (25.15%) DevOps
4 26 (15.20%) CRM
5 25 (14.62%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (14.04%) Network Virtualisation
7 23 (13.45%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (12.87%) Configuration Management
8 22 (12.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (12.87%) Service Management
9 20 (11.70%) OO
10 18 (10.53%) Statistics
11 16 (9.36%) Change Control
12 15 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (8.19%) Migration
13 14 (8.19%) Service Delivery
13 14 (8.19%) Web Application Development
14 13 (7.60%) MVC
15 12 (7.02%) Kanban
16 11 (6.43%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 119 (69.59%) SQL
2 50 (29.24%) C#
3 39 (22.81%) T-SQL
4 33 (19.30%) JavaScript
5 24 (14.04%) VBA
6 21 (12.28%) PowerShell
7 19 (11.11%) Java
8 11 (6.43%) Python
9 9 (5.26%) C
9 9 (5.26%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.51%) Embedded C
11 4 (2.34%) VBScript
12 3 (1.75%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.17%) Groovy
13 2 (1.17%) Perl
13 2 (1.17%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.17%) XQuery
14 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.58%) ES6
14 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (18.71%) MCSE
1 32 (18.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (14.62%) MCP
3 23 (13.45%) MCSA
4 12 (7.02%) Degree
5 4 (2.34%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.34%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.75%) Linux+ Certification
6 3 (1.75%) LPIC
6 3 (1.75%) RHCE
7 2 (1.17%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.58%) CEH
8 1 (0.58%) CISA
8 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.58%) CISM
8 1 (0.58%) CISSP
8 1 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.58%) MCITP
8 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.09%) SLA
2 6 (3.51%) QA
3 5 (2.92%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.17%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.58%) GDPR
System Software
1 85 (49.71%) Active Directory
2 26 (15.20%) Hyper-V
3 23 (13.45%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (7.60%) vSphere
6 5 (2.92%) BitLocker
7 4 (2.34%) Docker
8 3 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.17%) VMware NSX
9 2 (1.17%) XenApp
10 1 (0.58%) NFS
10 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (16.37%) Ansible
2 12 (7.02%) SCCM
3 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.51%) SCOM
4 5 (2.92%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (2.92%) Puppet
4 5 (2.92%) WSUS
5 4 (2.34%) BladeLogic
6 3 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.17%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.17%) CA Wily
7 2 (1.17%) Ganglia
7 2 (1.17%) Kibana
7 2 (1.17%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.58%) Netcool
8 1 (0.58%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.58%) vRealize
8 1 (0.58%) WMI
8 1 (0.58%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 79 (46.20%) Microsoft
2 34 (19.88%) VMware
3 29 (16.96%) Oracle
4 23 (13.45%) New Relic
4 23 (13.45%) Trend Micro
5 17 (9.94%) SAP
6 15 (8.77%) Intapp
6 15 (8.77%) Reuters
7 12 (7.02%) HP
8 8 (4.68%) Cisco
9 7 (4.09%) 3PAR
9 7 (4.09%) Citrix
10 6 (3.51%) F5
11 5 (2.92%) McAfee
12 4 (2.34%) Atlassian
12 4 (2.34%) Google
12 4 (2.34%) Sophos
13 3 (1.75%) IBM
13 3 (1.75%) Splunk
13 3 (1.75%) Veeam