Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 166 152
Rank change year-on-year -75 -14 -21
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2,452 3,617 4,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.40% 2.06% 2.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.28% 11.57% 11.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,124 3,055 4,030
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 29,629 31,263 39,908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.92% 17.80% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24,445 26,165 33,400
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,099
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +2.56%

IIS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IIS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for IIS in the UK

IIS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IIS.

Salary trend for IIS in the UK

IIS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IIS over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IIS in the UK

IIS
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IIS within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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
England -79 2,328 £45,000 +5.88% 319
UK excluding London -54 1,476 £40,000 - 234
London -88 937 £57,500 +4.55% 97
South East -15 658 £40,000 -5.88% 75
North of England -130 258 £39,250 +4.67% 68
Midlands -40 224 £37,500 +7.14% 31
South West -21 163 £40,000 +6.67% 26
North West -92 127 £40,000 - 33
Yorkshire -105 122 £37,500 +3.45% 27
West Midlands -42 115 £37,500 - 15
East Midlands -3 109 £37,500 +7.14% 16
East of England -65 105 £42,500 - 22
Scotland -50 53 £44,853 +8.08% 6
Wales -10 23 £40,000 +5.26% 5
North East -32 9 £40,000 - 8
Northern Ireland -17 4 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Isle of Man -1 3 - -

For the 6 months to 17 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 with a requirement for IIS.

1 1,536 (62.64%) Windows
2 1,431 (58.36%) SQL Server
3 1,290 (52.61%) SQL
4 1,198 (48.86%) .NET
5 1,192 (48.61%) Microsoft
6 1,016 (41.44%) Windows Server
7 986 (40.21%) C#
8 840 (34.26%) JavaScript
9 676 (27.57%) Active Directory
10 651 (26.55%) HTML
11 604 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
12 595 (24.27%) ASP.NET
13 565 (23.04%) MVC
14 536 (21.86%) PowerShell
15 528 (21.53%) Microsoft Azure
16 517 (21.08%) VMware
17 513 (20.92%) Finance
18 502 (20.47%) CSS
19 463 (18.88%) Linux
20 432 (17.62%) jQuery
21 409 (16.68%) ITIL
22 390 (15.91%) XML
23 359 (14.64%) DevOps
24 352 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure
25 347 (14.15%) Windows Server 2012
26 339 (13.83%) Amazon AWS
27 330 (13.46%) Apache
28 324 (13.21%) DNS
29 320 (13.05%) Web Services
30 304 (12.40%) .NET Framework

IIS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 330 (13.46%) Apache
2 233 (9.50%) SharePoint
3 192 (7.83%) MS Exchange
3 192 (7.83%) Tomcat
4 130 (5.30%) CMS
5 93 (3.79%) BizTalk Server
6 85 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 82 (3.34%) Confluence
7 82 (3.34%) Skype for Business
8 80 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
9 59 (2.41%) Umbraco
10 54 (2.20%) WebSphere
11 50 (2.04%) JBoss
12 31 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
13 29 (1.18%) nginx
13 29 (1.18%) WebLogic
14 20 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
14 20 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
15 17 (0.69%) EPiServer
15 17 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 209 (8.52%) Microsoft Office
2 65 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (0.41%) Photoshop
6 8 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.29%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.16%) Stata
9 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.041%) GIMP
10 1 (0.041%) Maya
10 1 (0.041%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 49 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (0.57%) MetaTrader
3 13 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.37%) FLEXCUBE
5 8 (0.33%) Elite 3E
6 7 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.24%) Workfront
8 5 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
8 5 (0.20%) ReMetrica
9 3 (0.12%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.12%) Sage 1000
9 3 (0.12%) Sage 500
10 2 (0.082%) BPCS
10 2 (0.082%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.041%) Carpe Diem
11 1 (0.041%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.041%) Movex
11 1 (0.041%) Oracle Cash Management
11 1 (0.041%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.041%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 528 (21.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 339 (13.83%) Amazon AWS
3 247 (10.07%) Office 365
4 109 (4.45%) SaaS
5 51 (2.08%) PaaS
6 46 (1.88%) Azure Active Directory
7 43 (1.75%) IaaS
8 36 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
9 33 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
10 31 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
10 31 (1.26%) Amazon S3
11 30 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 27 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
13 17 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
13 17 (0.69%) GitHub
14 13 (0.53%) Mimecast
14 13 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 12 (0.49%) Azure Data Factory
15 12 (0.49%) npm
16 9 (0.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 324 (13.21%) DNS
2 248 (10.11%) Firewall
3 242 (9.87%) TCP/IP
4 201 (8.20%) DHCP
5 189 (7.71%) SAN
6 160 (6.53%) Internet
7 120 (4.89%) LAN
8 118 (4.81%) WAN
9 93 (3.79%) VPN
10 74 (3.02%) VoIP
11 73 (2.98%) HTTP
11 73 (2.98%) NAS
12 70 (2.85%) VLAN
13 61 (2.49%) SSL
14 56 (2.28%) Skype
15 49 (2.00%) FTP
15 49 (2.00%) Network Security
16 45 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
17 44 (1.79%) HTTPS
18 36 (1.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,431 (58.36%) SQL Server
2 220 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 196 (7.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 155 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 143 (5.83%) MySQL
6 129 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 95 (3.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 94 (3.83%) MongoDB
9 74 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
10 66 (2.69%) NoSQL
11 58 (2.37%) SQL Server 2016
12 47 (1.92%) Relational Database
13 44 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
14 41 (1.67%) Redis
15 33 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 30 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
17 29 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
18 27 (1.10%) Oracle Database
19 25 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
19 25 (1.02%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 289 (11.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 242 (9.87%) Visual Studio
3 234 (9.54%) TeamCity
4 219 (8.93%) Git (software)
5 218 (8.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 158 (6.44%) JIRA
7 144 (5.87%) Jenkins
8 83 (3.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 82 (3.34%) MSBuild
10 57 (2.32%) Subversion
11 42 (1.71%) Selenium
12 38 (1.55%) Eclipse
13 36 (1.47%) Maven
14 33 (1.35%) NuGet
15 32 (1.31%) Hudson
16 31 (1.26%) MSI
17 30 (1.22%) Ant
18 26 (1.06%) Cucumber
19 22 (0.90%) Bitbucket
20 19 (0.77%) Travis CI
General
1 513 (20.92%) Finance
2 197 (8.03%) Banking
3 80 (3.26%) Marketing
4 65 (2.65%) Retail
5 56 (2.28%) Private Banking
6 53 (2.16%) Legal
7 43 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 42 (1.71%) Investment Banking
9 41 (1.67%) Front Office
10 38 (1.55%) Back Office
11 29 (1.18%) Retail Banking
12 28 (1.14%) Law
13 26 (1.06%) Corporate Banking
14 24 (0.98%) Financial Institution
14 24 (0.98%) Publishing
15 23 (0.94%) Manufacturing
16 20 (0.82%) Advertising
17 12 (0.49%) Games
18 11 (0.45%) Multimedia
19 7 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 785 (32.01%) Developer
2 413 (16.84%) .NET Developer
3 393 (16.03%) Analyst
4 300 (12.23%) C# Developer
5 289 (11.79%) Support Analyst
6 268 (10.93%) Applications Support
7 219 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 178 (7.26%) Software Developer
9 171 (6.97%) DevOps Engineer
10 158 (6.44%) Applications Support Analyst
11 155 (6.32%) Support Engineer
12 142 (5.79%) Administrator
13 136 (5.55%) Senior Developer
14 133 (5.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 109 (4.45%) IT Support
16 100 (4.08%) C# Software Developer
17 97 (3.96%) SQL Developer
18 92 (3.75%) .NET Software Developer
19 90 (3.67%) ASP.NET Developer
20 83 (3.38%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,198 (48.86%) .NET
2 651 (26.55%) HTML
3 595 (24.27%) ASP.NET
4 502 (20.47%) CSS
5 432 (17.62%) jQuery
6 390 (15.91%) XML
7 320 (13.05%) Web Services
8 304 (12.40%) .NET Framework
9 248 (10.11%) Ajax
10 240 (9.79%) AngularJS
10 240 (9.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 184 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 169 (6.89%) WCF
13 160 (6.53%) Entity Framework
14 141 (5.75%) HTML5
15 130 (5.30%) JSON
16 109 (4.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 100 (4.08%) SOAP
18 93 (3.79%) REST
19 84 (3.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 198 (8.08%) Data Centre
2 168 (6.85%) Computer Science
3 163 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
4 159 (6.48%) Clustering
5 99 (4.04%) Management Information System
6 83 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
7 71 (2.90%) User Experience
8 68 (2.77%) Fintech
9 53 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
10 44 (1.79%) Mobile App
11 43 (1.75%) Public Cloud
12 35 (1.43%) Replication
13 33 (1.35%) PKI
14 31 (1.26%) Private Cloud
15 29 (1.18%) Driving Licence
16 28 (1.14%) Virtual Team
17 24 (0.98%) Client/Server
18 21 (0.86%) SWIFT
19 20 (0.82%) Algorithms
19 20 (0.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1,536 (62.64%) Windows
2 1,016 (41.44%) Windows Server
3 463 (18.88%) Linux
4 347 (14.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 264 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 176 (7.18%) Unix
7 139 (5.67%) Windows 10
8 121 (4.93%) Windows 7
9 74 (3.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 64 (2.61%) CentOS
11 38 (1.55%) Windows 8
12 30 (1.22%) Android
13 28 (1.14%) Apple iOS
14 26 (1.06%) Ubuntu
15 17 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 15 (0.61%) Solaris
17 12 (0.49%) Mac OS
17 12 (0.49%) Mac OS X
17 12 (0.49%) Windows XP
18 10 (0.41%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 604 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
2 565 (23.04%) MVC
3 409 (16.68%) ITIL
4 359 (14.64%) DevOps
5 247 (10.07%) Scrum
6 208 (8.48%) Continuous Integration
6 208 (8.48%) TDD
7 184 (7.50%) Configuration Management
8 171 (6.97%) Migration
9 169 (6.89%) Web Development
10 143 (5.83%) SDLC
10 143 (5.83%) Service Delivery
11 120 (4.89%) Project Management
12 117 (4.77%) Unit Testing
13 116 (4.73%) Change Management
14 112 (4.57%) Mentoring
15 111 (4.53%) ITSM
16 107 (4.36%) BDD
16 107 (4.36%) Incident Management
17 106 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1,290 (52.61%) SQL
2 986 (40.21%) C#
3 840 (34.26%) JavaScript
4 536 (21.86%) PowerShell
5 266 (10.85%) T-SQL
6 184 (7.50%) Java
7 108 (4.40%) VB.NET
8 100 (4.08%) PHP
9 99 (4.04%) Python
10 77 (3.14%) Perl
11 72 (2.94%) VBScript
12 71 (2.90%) VB
13 63 (2.57%) Ruby
14 53 (2.16%) C
15 48 (1.96%) VBA
16 47 (1.92%) C++
17 46 (1.88%) Shell Script
18 43 (1.75%) Bash Shell
19 33 (1.35%) TypeScript
20 26 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 295 (12.03%) Degree
2 204 (8.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 94 (3.83%) Security Cleared
4 93 (3.79%) MCSE
5 84 (3.43%) Cisco Certification
6 77 (3.14%) CISSP
6 77 (3.14%) SC Cleared
7 70 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
8 67 (2.73%) CCNA
9 56 (2.28%) MCSA
10 55 (2.24%) MCP
11 50 (2.04%) IISP
12 46 (1.88%) CISM
13 31 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
14 30 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 28 (1.14%) SANS
16 27 (1.10%) CCNP
17 25 (1.02%) MCSD
18 22 (0.90%) MCAD
19 21 (0.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (4.89%) SLA
2 108 (4.40%) QA
3 60 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (1.51%) GDPR
5 34 (1.39%) Data Quality
6 27 (1.10%) COBIT
7 21 (0.86%) PCI DSS
8 16 (0.65%) GCP
8 16 (0.65%) RMADS
9 15 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 10 (0.41%) EMIR
11 9 (0.37%) ISO 9001
11 9 (0.37%) MiFID
12 8 (0.33%) HIPAA
13 7 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
14 5 (0.20%) PMO
15 4 (0.16%) SEPA
16 3 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
16 3 (0.12%) ISO 13485
17 2 (0.082%) GAMP
System Software
1 676 (27.57%) Active Directory
2 352 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 256 (10.44%) Hyper-V
4 137 (5.59%) vSphere
5 66 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
6 62 (2.53%) Docker
7 52 (2.12%) XenApp
8 42 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
9 37 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
10 34 (1.39%) XenDesktop
11 29 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
12 18 (0.73%) XenServer
13 15 (0.61%) Terminal Services
14 11 (0.45%) ISA Server
14 11 (0.45%) Varnish
15 10 (0.41%) Terminal Server
16 8 (0.33%) KVM
16 8 (0.33%) vCloud
16 8 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
16 8 (0.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 168 (6.85%) Puppet
2 139 (5.67%) Opscode Chef
3 137 (5.59%) SCCM
4 135 (5.51%) Ansible
5 96 (3.92%) SCOM
6 71 (2.90%) Nagios
7 54 (2.20%) Backup Exec
8 47 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
9 33 (1.35%) WSUS
10 30 (1.22%) HAProxy
11 26 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
12 25 (1.02%) logstash
13 24 (0.98%) Icinga
13 24 (0.98%) Single Sign-On
14 19 (0.77%) FortiGate
15 18 (0.73%) ZABBIX
16 17 (0.69%) CFEngine
16 17 (0.69%) Kubernetes
17 16 (0.65%) Kibana
17 16 (0.65%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1,192 (48.61%) Microsoft
2 517 (21.08%) VMware
3 227 (9.26%) Cisco
4 183 (7.46%) Citrix
5 179 (7.30%) Oracle
6 139 (5.67%) HP
7 80 (3.26%) Sitecore
8 69 (2.81%) Veeam
9 64 (2.61%) SolarWinds
10 55 (2.24%) Splunk
11 53 (2.16%) Remedy
12 52 (2.12%) Juniper
13 50 (2.04%) IBM
14 48 (1.96%) Xamarin
15 47 (1.92%) Red Hat
16 44 (1.79%) AppDynamics
17 43 (1.75%) Avaya
18 42 (1.71%) NetApp
19 40 (1.63%) Google
19 40 (1.63%) New Relic