Period
to 27 May 2020

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 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
England > North West
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 138 204 203
Rank change year-on-year +66 -1 +7
Permanent jobs citing IIS 113 136 172
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.79% 1.34% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.50% 9.48% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 85 115 160
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,050 £31,250 £28,900
90th Percentile £55,250 £85,000 £65,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% +5.22%

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 837 1,434 2,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.27% 14.15% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 603 1,023 1,583
Median annual salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.59% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing IIS as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IIS in the North West.

Salary trend for IIS in the North West

IIS
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing IIS in the North West over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

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 27 May 2020. 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 +38 57 £42,000 -14.29% 3
Merseyside +28 36 £52,250 +22.94% 3
Cheshire +40 9 £47,500 +72.73% 4
Cumbria -11 8 £40,000 -
Lancashire +34 3 £50,000 +13.64% 1
IIS
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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 89 (78.76%) SQL Server
2 78 (69.03%) Microsoft
3 68 (60.18%) Windows
4 57 (50.44%) Azure
5 51 (45.13%) Windows Server
6 43 (38.05%) SQL
7 39 (34.51%) Finance
8 35 (30.97%) Microsoft Office
8 35 (30.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (30.09%) .NET
10 32 (28.32%) Release Management
11 31 (27.43%) C#
12 30 (26.55%) T-SQL
12 30 (26.55%) Active Directory
13 29 (25.66%) SharePoint
14 27 (23.89%) Degree
15 26 (23.01%) Internet
16 25 (22.12%) IaaS
17 23 (20.35%) PaaS
17 23 (20.35%) PowerShell
17 23 (20.35%) Cloud Computing
18 22 (19.47%) Computer Science
18 22 (19.47%) ITIL
18 22 (19.47%) Dynamics 365
19 21 (18.58%) SQL Server 2016
19 21 (18.58%) JavaScript
19 21 (18.58%) SQL Server 2012
20 20 (17.70%) Problem-Solving
21 19 (16.81%) GDPR
21 19 (16.81%) MCP

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 29 (25.66%) SharePoint
2 18 (15.93%) Apache
3 16 (14.16%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.65%) Drupal
4 3 (2.65%) JBoss
4 3 (2.65%) nginx
4 3 (2.65%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.77%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.88%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.88%) Confluence
6 1 (0.88%) Mendix
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (30.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (12.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (50.44%) Azure
2 25 (22.12%) IaaS
3 23 (20.35%) Cloud Computing
3 23 (20.35%) PaaS
4 22 (19.47%) Dynamics 365
5 17 (15.04%) AWS
6 4 (3.54%) SaaS
7 2 (1.77%) Office 365
7 2 (1.77%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.01%) Internet
2 18 (15.93%) Firewall
3 16 (14.16%) MPLS
4 15 (13.27%) VPN
5 8 (7.08%) DNS
5 8 (7.08%) SSL
6 4 (3.54%) ADSL
6 4 (3.54%) HTTP
6 4 (3.54%) LAN
6 4 (3.54%) SMTP
6 4 (3.54%) WAN
7 3 (2.65%) FTP
7 3 (2.65%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.77%) DMZ
8 2 (1.77%) X.509
9 1 (0.88%) BGP
9 1 (0.88%) DHCP
9 1 (0.88%) SAN
9 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (78.76%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.58%) SQL Server 2012
2 21 (18.58%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (7.08%) RDBMS
3 8 (7.08%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.65%) MySQL
6 2 (1.77%) DTS
6 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.77%) Power BI
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.31%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.77%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.77%) JIRA
4 2 (1.77%) Selenium
5 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.88%) Bitbucket
General
1 39 (34.51%) Finance
2 13 (11.50%) Legal
3 10 (8.85%) Law
4 5 (4.42%) Public Sector
4 5 (4.42%) Retail
5 3 (2.65%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.77%) Fire and Rescue
6 2 (1.77%) Local Government
6 2 (1.77%) Police
7 1 (0.88%) Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (23.01%) Developer
2 22 (19.47%) Applications Support
3 18 (15.93%) Analyst
4 17 (15.04%) Architect
4 17 (15.04%) Infrastructure Architect
5 16 (14.16%) Applications Support Analyst
5 16 (14.16%) Support Analyst
6 14 (12.39%) Team Leader
7 11 (9.73%) .NET Developer
8 8 (7.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Applications Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) C# Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.42%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (3.54%) Project Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) Windows Engineer
11 4 (3.54%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (30.09%) .NET
2 18 (15.93%) XML
3 17 (15.04%) HTML
4 16 (14.16%) CSS
5 13 (11.50%) ASP.NET
6 10 (8.85%) Ajax
7 9 (7.96%) .NET Core
8 8 (7.08%) .NET Framework
8 8 (7.08%) jQuery
9 6 (5.31%) Web Services
10 5 (4.42%) AngularJS
11 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (3.54%) CSS3
11 4 (3.54%) HTML5
11 4 (3.54%) React
11 4 (3.54%) Sass
12 3 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (2.65%) LDAP
12 3 (2.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.50%) PKI
3 12 (10.62%) Driving Licence
4 8 (7.08%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (4.42%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (3.54%) Social Media
7 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.77%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.88%) Replication
9 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (60.18%) Windows
2 51 (45.13%) Windows Server
3 35 (30.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (10.62%) Windows Server 2016
5 9 (7.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.08%) Linux
7 2 (1.77%) Solaris
7 2 (1.77%) Unix
7 2 (1.77%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.32%) Release Management
2 22 (19.47%) Computer Science
2 22 (19.47%) ITIL
3 20 (17.70%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (15.93%) CRM
4 18 (15.93%) Investment Management
5 17 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (15.04%) ITIL V3
6 16 (14.16%) Cybersecurity
6 16 (14.16%) Service Design
7 15 (13.27%) IT Strategy
8 13 (11.50%) Customer Engagement
9 12 (10.62%) Data Management
9 12 (10.62%) DevOps
10 11 (9.73%) Mentoring
10 11 (9.73%) Server Management
11 10 (8.85%) SDLC
12 9 (7.96%) Data Integration
12 9 (7.96%) Practice Management
13 8 (7.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.05%) SQL
2 31 (27.43%) C#
3 30 (26.55%) T-SQL
4 23 (20.35%) PowerShell
5 21 (18.58%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.31%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.54%) Java
8 3 (2.65%) Perl
8 3 (2.65%) XQuery
9 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (23.89%) Degree
2 19 (16.81%) MCP
3 10 (8.85%) DBS Check
4 7 (6.19%) MCSE
4 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.42%) CCNA
5 5 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.42%) MCSA
5 5 (4.42%) MCTS
5 5 (4.42%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (1.77%) CISSP
6 2 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.88%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.81%) GDPR
2 17 (15.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (15.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (26.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.50%) Hyper-V
3 8 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.42%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (3.54%) vSphere
5 4 (3.54%) Xen
6 2 (1.77%) Docker
6 2 (1.77%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (7.08%) SCCM
2 4 (3.54%) IBM BigFix
2 4 (3.54%) Terraform
2 4 (3.54%) vCenter Server
3 3 (2.65%) Nagios
4 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.77%) SCOM
4 2 (1.77%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.88%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 78 (69.03%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.81%) VMware
3 13 (11.50%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (6.19%) Cisco
5 4 (3.54%) BMC
5 4 (3.54%) Citrix
5 4 (3.54%) Cognos
5 4 (3.54%) DevExpress
5 4 (3.54%) IBM
5 4 (3.54%) Oracle
5 4 (3.54%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.54%) Tanium
6 2 (1.77%) F5
6 2 (1.77%) NetApp
6 2 (1.77%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.77%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.88%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.88%) CA
7 1 (0.88%) iManage