Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 219 195 220
Rank change year-on-year -24 +25 -49
Permanent jobs citing IIS 127 191 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.21% 1.58% 1.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.89% 10.44% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 110 172 135
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £28,946 £31,325 £27,100
90th Percentile £68,750 £82,500 £45,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 1,428 1,830 2,402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.56% 15.09% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,038 1,475 1,986
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,350 £23,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,750 £64,625
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -32 69 £42,500 -5.56% 15
Merseyside +10 27 £42,500 +30.77% 2
Cheshire +4 14 £45,000 +13.92% 1
Lancashire -30 11 £42,500 +21.43% 2
Cumbria -1 5 - -
IIS
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 107 (84.25%) Windows
2 96 (75.59%) Microsoft
3 70 (55.12%) SQL
4 66 (51.97%) Windows Server
5 55 (43.31%) Azure
6 52 (40.94%) SQL Server
7 49 (38.58%) Active Directory
7 49 (38.58%) PowerShell
8 45 (35.43%) Hyper-V
9 44 (34.65%) Apache
9 44 (34.65%) DevOps
10 39 (30.71%) Linux
10 39 (30.71%) ITIL
11 37 (29.13%) .NET
12 36 (28.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 35 (27.56%) VMware
14 34 (26.77%) T-SQL
15 29 (22.83%) Tomcat
15 29 (22.83%) Cisco
15 29 (22.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 28 (22.05%) VMware Infrastructure
16 28 (22.05%) Problem-Solving
16 28 (22.05%) Project Delivery
17 27 (21.26%) AWS
17 27 (21.26%) WAN
17 27 (21.26%) Finance
18 26 (20.47%) PKI
18 26 (20.47%) Investment Management
18 26 (20.47%) Data Integration
19 25 (19.69%) Office 365

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 44 (34.65%) Apache
2 29 (22.83%) Tomcat
3 13 (10.24%) SharePoint
4 12 (9.45%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (5.51%) Confluence
6 5 (3.94%) nginx
7 4 (3.15%) Apache Solr
7 4 (3.15%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.36%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (2.36%) CloudStack
8 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
8 3 (2.36%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.57%) Drupal
9 2 (1.57%) WordPress
10 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 55 (43.31%) Azure
2 27 (21.26%) AWS
3 25 (19.69%) Office 365
4 9 (7.09%) GitHub
4 9 (7.09%) Serverless
5 8 (6.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (6.30%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (6.30%) Amazon S3
6 6 (4.72%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (3.94%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (3.94%) SaaS
7 5 (3.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (3.15%) Slack
9 3 (2.36%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (2.36%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (2.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (2.36%) GCP
9 3 (2.36%) Mimecast
10 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.57%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.26%) WAN
2 24 (18.90%) DNS
2 24 (18.90%) Firewall
3 22 (17.32%) TCP/IP
4 21 (16.54%) LAN
5 18 (14.17%) VLAN
6 15 (11.81%) Broadband
7 13 (10.24%) DHCP
7 13 (10.24%) Internet
8 10 (7.87%) VPN
8 10 (7.87%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (6.30%) Network Security
10 6 (4.72%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (4.72%) DMZ
11 5 (3.94%) ADSL
11 5 (3.94%) IP Telephony
11 5 (3.94%) MPLS
11 5 (3.94%) PBX
11 5 (3.94%) SSL
12 4 (3.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (40.94%) SQL Server
2 29 (22.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (18.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (10.24%) MySQL
5 6 (4.72%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (3.94%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.15%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (3.15%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.36%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.36%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.36%) MariaDB
8 3 (2.36%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (14.17%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.45%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (9.45%) TeamCity
3 8 (6.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (6.30%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.51%) JIRA
5 6 (4.72%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.94%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (3.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (2.36%) Bitbucket Server
8 2 (1.57%) eggPlant
8 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.79%) Selenium
9 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 27 (21.26%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Public Sector
2 8 (6.30%) Retail
3 6 (4.72%) Fire and Rescue
3 6 (4.72%) Police
3 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.15%) Advertising
5 3 (2.36%) Banking
5 3 (2.36%) Marketing
6 2 (1.57%) Games
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (20.47%) Analyst
2 23 (18.11%) SQL Analyst
3 21 (16.54%) SQL Server Analyst
4 16 (12.60%) Developer
4 16 (12.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (11.81%) Support Engineer
6 14 (11.02%) C# Developer
7 13 (10.24%) .NET Developer
7 13 (10.24%) DevOps Engineer
8 12 (9.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (9.45%) Senior DevOps
8 12 (9.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 11 (8.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 10 (7.87%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (7.09%) Applications Engineer
12 8 (6.30%) IT Engineer
13 7 (5.51%) 3rd Line Support
13 7 (5.51%) Applications Support
14 6 (4.72%) Applications Support Engineer
14 6 (4.72%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (29.13%) .NET
2 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET
3 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (7.87%) WCF
4 8 (6.30%) .NET Framework
4 8 (6.30%) CSS
4 8 (6.30%) HTML
4 8 (6.30%) WPF
5 6 (4.72%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (4.72%) Web Services
6 5 (3.94%) .NET Core
6 5 (3.94%) Ajax
6 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (3.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (3.15%) RESTful
7 4 (3.15%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (3.15%) WebSockets
8 3 (2.36%) LAMP
8 3 (2.36%) Sensu
8 3 (2.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.47%) PKI
2 16 (12.60%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.66%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.51%) Driving Licence
4 7 (5.51%) Private Cloud
5 6 (4.72%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (3.94%) Public Cloud
7 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.15%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.15%) N-Tier
7 4 (3.15%) User Experience
8 2 (1.57%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (1.57%) Contactless
8 2 (1.57%) Social Network
9 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.79%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 107 (84.25%) Windows
2 66 (51.97%) Windows Server
3 39 (30.71%) Linux
4 36 (28.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (8.66%) Windows 10
7 9 (7.09%) Unix
8 7 (5.51%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.57%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.57%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.65%) DevOps
2 39 (30.71%) ITIL
3 28 (22.05%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (22.05%) Project Delivery
4 26 (20.47%) Data Integration
4 26 (20.47%) Investment Management
5 24 (18.90%) Server Management
6 23 (18.11%) ITIL V3
6 23 (18.11%) Release Management
6 23 (18.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 23 (18.11%) Workflow
7 22 (17.32%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (17.32%) Product Roadmap
8 19 (14.96%) E-Commerce
9 18 (14.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 16 (12.60%) Infrastructure as Code
11 13 (10.24%) Microservices
11 13 (10.24%) Migration
12 12 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (8.66%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (55.12%) SQL
2 49 (38.58%) PowerShell
3 34 (26.77%) T-SQL
4 21 (16.54%) C#
5 16 (12.60%) Bash Shell
6 12 (9.45%) Ruby
7 10 (7.87%) JavaScript
7 10 (7.87%) Python
8 5 (3.94%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.94%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.15%) Java
9 4 (3.15%) R
10 3 (2.36%) VBScript
11 2 (1.57%) C
11 2 (1.57%) Perl
11 2 (1.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (9.45%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) AWS Certification
2 5 (3.94%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.57%) MCITP
4 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) MCSA
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.66%) QA
2 9 (7.09%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (38.58%) Active Directory
2 45 (35.43%) Hyper-V
3 28 (22.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.72%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (4.72%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (3.15%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.36%) Docker
6 3 (2.36%) Varnish
6 3 (2.36%) vSphere
7 1 (0.79%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.79%) XenApp
7 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (12.60%) SCCM
2 11 (8.66%) Ansible
3 7 (5.51%) Kubernetes
3 7 (5.51%) SCOM
4 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (3.94%) Grafana
5 5 (3.94%) Kibana
5 5 (3.94%) Prometheus
5 5 (3.94%) Puppet
5 5 (3.94%) Terraform
6 3 (2.36%) Graphite
6 3 (2.36%) Graylog
6 3 (2.36%) HAProxy
6 3 (2.36%) logstash
6 3 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.36%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (2.36%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.57%) WSUS
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.79%) vMotion
Vendors
1 96 (75.59%) Microsoft
2 35 (27.56%) VMware
3 29 (22.83%) Cisco
4 9 (7.09%) Meraki
5 8 (6.30%) New Relic
6 7 (5.51%) Atlassian
7 6 (4.72%) NetApp
7 6 (4.72%) Oracle
7 6 (4.72%) Palo Alto
7 6 (4.72%) SolarWinds
7 6 (4.72%) Sophos
8 5 (3.94%) AppDynamics
8 5 (3.94%) BT
8 5 (3.94%) Openreach
8 5 (3.94%) Veeam
9 4 (3.15%) F5
10 3 (2.36%) SaltStack
10 3 (2.36%) Trend Micro
11 2 (1.57%) Google
11 2 (1.57%) McAfee