Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 217 139
Rank change year-on-year +34 -78 -4
Permanent jobs citing IIS 200 157 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.70% 1.23% 2.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.91% 6.99% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 184 114 249
North West median annual salary £43,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.99% -9.41% +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £84,250 £49,625 £66,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -0.93%

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 1,679 2,245 2,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.28% 17.56% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,376 1,838 1,847
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,125 £23,750 £23,875
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,900 £59,500
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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +28 133 £45,000 +16.88% 18
Cheshire +21 34 £42,500 - 8
Merseyside +36 29 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Lancashire +4 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Cumbria - 2 £35,000 -
IIS
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 130 (65.00%) Windows
2 110 (55.00%) SQL
3 95 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (45.00%) Active Directory
5 72 (36.00%) Linux
6 70 (35.00%) .NET
7 69 (34.50%) Microsoft
8 68 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 61 (30.50%) Windows Server
10 60 (30.00%) VMware
11 57 (28.50%) C#
12 56 (28.00%) SQL Server
13 53 (26.50%) Amazon AWS
14 52 (26.00%) Git (software)
15 48 (24.00%) HTML
16 47 (23.50%) DevOps
17 46 (23.00%) Azure Active Directory
18 44 (22.00%) Octopus Deploy
18 44 (22.00%) TeamCity
18 44 (22.00%) XML
18 44 (22.00%) JIRA
19 42 (21.00%) Jenkins
20 41 (20.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 41 (20.50%) Business Intelligence
21 40 (20.00%) ASP.NET
21 40 (20.00%) Confluence
21 40 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
22 39 (19.50%) Ansible
22 39 (19.50%) VMware Infrastructure
23 38 (19.00%) Trend Micro

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 40 (20.00%) Confluence
2 24 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 24 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 16 (8.00%) Apache
4 14 (7.00%) CMS
5 11 (5.50%) nginx
6 7 (3.50%) Skype for Business
7 6 (3.00%) Sitefinity
8 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (2.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (2.00%) Umbraco
9 3 (1.50%) Alfresco
9 3 (1.50%) EPiServer
9 3 (1.50%) JBoss
9 3 (1.50%) Kentico
9 3 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.50%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (4.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.00%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.50%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 68 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (26.50%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (23.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 38 (19.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 38 (19.00%) Amazon EC2
4 38 (19.00%) Amazon S3
4 38 (19.00%) Amazon SQS
4 38 (19.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (7.00%) Office 365
6 6 (3.00%) Google Analytics
7 4 (2.00%) IaaS
7 4 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (16.00%) DNS
2 30 (15.00%) HTTP
3 25 (12.50%) SAN
4 22 (11.00%) DHCP
5 21 (10.50%) TCP/IP
6 19 (9.50%) SSH
7 16 (8.00%) Firewall
8 11 (5.50%) LAN
9 10 (5.00%) FTP
9 10 (5.00%) VLAN
10 8 (4.00%) NetScaler
11 7 (3.50%) Internet
11 7 (3.50%) MPLS
11 7 (3.50%) Network Security
11 7 (3.50%) Skype
11 7 (3.50%) SMTP
11 7 (3.50%) VPN
11 7 (3.50%) WAN
12 5 (2.50%) Kerberos
12 5 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (19.00%) Amazon RDS
3 16 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (5.50%) SQL Server 2016
7 8 (4.00%) MySQL
7 8 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.50%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.50%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.50%) Redis
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 52 (26.00%) Git (software)
2 44 (22.00%) JIRA
2 44 (22.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 44 (22.00%) TeamCity
3 42 (21.00%) Jenkins
4 41 (20.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 38 (19.00%) Visual Studio
6 12 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.50%) Subversion
8 5 (2.50%) Grunt
8 5 (2.50%) gulp
8 5 (2.50%) Jasmine
8 5 (2.50%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (2.50%) PhantomJS
8 5 (2.50%) Protractor
8 5 (2.50%) webpack
9 4 (2.00%) Selenium
10 3 (1.50%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.50%) NUnit
10 3 (1.50%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (15.50%) Finance
2 13 (6.50%) Marketing
3 8 (4.00%) Games
4 7 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.00%) Retail
6 5 (2.50%) Banking
7 3 (1.50%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.00%) Automotive
8 2 (1.00%) Billing
8 2 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.50%) Law
9 1 (0.50%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (27.00%) Developer
2 33 (16.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 22 (11.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 20 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 20 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 19 (9.50%) .NET Developer
6 19 (9.50%) DevOps Manager
7 15 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (6.50%) Lead Developer
9 12 (6.00%) C# Developer
10 11 (5.50%) Analyst
10 11 (5.50%) Applications Engineer
10 11 (5.50%) Applications Support Engineer
11 10 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.50%) Lead Software Developer
12 9 (4.50%) Technical Support
13 8 (4.00%) Support Analyst
13 8 (4.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (35.00%) .NET
2 48 (24.00%) HTML
3 44 (22.00%) XML
4 40 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 33 (16.50%) Web Services
6 31 (15.50%) CSS
7 22 (11.00%) jQuery
8 18 (9.00%) JSON
9 16 (8.00%) HTML5
10 14 (7.00%) Spring
11 11 (5.50%) .NET Framework
11 11 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (5.50%) XHTML
12 9 (4.50%) RESTful
13 8 (4.00%) AngularJS
13 8 (4.00%) Entity Framework
13 8 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (3.50%) Ajax
14 7 (3.50%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (3.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.00%) Private Cloud
2 25 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.50%) Data Centre
4 12 (6.00%) User Experience
5 10 (5.00%) Clustering
5 10 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (4.50%) PKI
7 8 (4.00%) Replication
8 6 (3.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.50%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.50%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.50%) Life Science
11 1 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 130 (65.00%) Windows
2 72 (36.00%) Linux
3 61 (30.50%) Windows Server
4 40 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (6.50%) Unix
7 8 (4.00%) Windows 10
8 4 (2.00%) Android
8 4 (2.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.50%) CentOS
9 3 (1.50%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.50%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.00%) SUSE
11 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (23.50%) DevOps
3 41 (20.50%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (19.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 36 (18.00%) ITIL
6 34 (17.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 32 (16.00%) MVC
8 18 (9.00%) IT Strategy
9 17 (8.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 16 (8.00%) Mentoring
11 15 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (7.00%) CRM
12 14 (7.00%) E-Commerce
12 14 (7.00%) Test Automation
13 12 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (6.00%) ITIL V3
13 12 (6.00%) Scrum
13 12 (6.00%) Workflow
14 11 (5.50%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 110 (55.00%) SQL
2 57 (28.50%) C#
3 26 (13.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (13.00%) PowerShell
4 13 (6.50%) Java
5 11 (5.50%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.50%) VBScript
7 6 (3.00%) PHP
8 5 (2.50%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.00%) Python
10 3 (1.50%) XQuery
11 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.50%) Delphi
11 1 (0.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (5.50%) Degree
3 10 (5.00%) MCSE
4 8 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.50%) CCNA
6 5 (2.50%) MCITP
7 4 (2.00%) CISSP
8 3 (1.50%) CEH
8 3 (1.50%) CISA
8 3 (1.50%) CISM
8 3 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.00%) MCSA
9 2 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.50%) CCDP
10 1 (0.50%) CCNP
10 1 (0.50%) CCSE
10 1 (0.50%) ISSAP
10 1 (0.50%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.00%) SLA
3 3 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 90 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 39 (19.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (19.00%) Virtual Machines
4 19 (9.50%) Hyper-V
5 14 (7.00%) vSphere
6 11 (5.50%) Docker
6 11 (5.50%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.00%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (3.00%) XenApp
8 5 (2.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 5 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.00%) VMware NSX
10 3 (1.50%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (19.50%) Ansible
2 15 (7.50%) Nagios
3 13 (6.50%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (6.00%) SCCM
5 9 (4.50%) SCOM
6 6 (3.00%) vCenter Server
7 5 (2.50%) FortiGate
7 5 (2.50%) SCOrch
8 4 (2.00%) cPanel
8 4 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (1.50%) Puppet
9 3 (1.50%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (1.00%) AirWatch
10 2 (1.00%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.00%) vRealize
10 2 (1.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 2 (1.00%) WSUS
11 1 (0.50%) IBM BigFix
11 1 (0.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 69 (34.50%) Microsoft
2 60 (30.00%) VMware
3 38 (19.00%) New Relic
3 38 (19.00%) Trend Micro
4 22 (11.00%) Citrix
5 14 (7.00%) Cisco
6 12 (6.00%) HP
7 11 (5.50%) Dell
7 11 (5.50%) Splunk
8 10 (5.00%) Veeam
9 8 (4.00%) SolarWinds
10 7 (3.50%) IBM
10 7 (3.50%) Oracle
11 6 (3.00%) EMC
11 6 (3.00%) Google
12 5 (2.50%) Avaya
12 5 (2.50%) Extreme Networks
12 5 (2.50%) Nortel
13 4 (2.00%) F5
13 4 (2.00%) NetApp