Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
UK
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 165 144
Rank change year-on-year -41 -21 -14
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2990 4209 4966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.69% 2.09% 2.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.35% 11.12% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2516 3751 4247
UK median annual salary £43,625 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +1.28%

IIS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 31989 37842 42808
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 18.03% 18.76% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25937 32101 35375
UK median annual salary £47,408 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.35% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,750 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for IIS in the UK

IIS
Top 16 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 27 July 2017. 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 -42 2794 £45,000 +5.88% 207
UK excluding London -37 1871 £40,000 - 129
London -48 1072 £52,500 - 82
South East -26 622 £42,000 +5.00% 45
North of England -54 422 £37,500 -1.96% 34
Midlands -24 239 £37,500 - 19
Yorkshire -30 234 £35,000 -12.50% 14
South West -21 223 £37,500 - 10
East of England -14 218 £41,000 -3.53% 17
North West -35 174 £38,500 +2.67% 19
West Midlands +31 167 £37,500 +10.29% 7
Scotland -7 76 £43,250 -8.95% 3
Wales +19 75 £43,000 +7.50% 1
East Midlands -59 68 £35,000 -6.67% 12
North East -31 14 £35,000 - 1
Northern Ireland -12 2 - -

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, IT jobs citing IIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IIS.

1 1924 (64.35%) Windows
2 1764 (59.00%) SQL Server
3 1514 (50.64%) SQL
4 1440 (48.16%) Microsoft
5 1328 (44.41%) .NET
6 1075 (35.95%) Windows Server
7 1024 (34.25%) C#
8 869 (29.06%) Active Directory
9 796 (26.62%) JavaScript
10 770 (25.75%) VMware
11 729 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
12 719 (24.05%) HTML
13 703 (23.51%) ASP.NET
14 687 (22.98%) Linux
15 672 (22.47%) PowerShell
16 647 (21.64%) CSS
17 558 (18.66%) MVC
18 545 (18.23%) Microsoft Azure
19 515 (17.22%) Windows Server 2008
20 499 (16.69%) VMware Infrastructure
21 498 (16.66%) Finance
22 488 (16.32%) DevOps
23 479 (16.02%) Web Services
23 479 (16.02%) Windows Server 2012
24 477 (15.95%) DNS
25 454 (15.18%) ITIL
26 440 (14.72%) jQuery
27 437 (14.62%) Amazon AWS
28 424 (14.18%) Apache
29 421 (14.08%) XML

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
1 424 (14.18%) Apache
2 419 (14.01%) SharePoint
3 319 (10.67%) MS Exchange
4 296 (9.90%) Tomcat
5 136 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 126 (4.21%) CMS
6 126 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 108 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
8 95 (3.18%) BizTalk Server
8 95 (3.18%) Skype for Business
9 93 (3.11%) nginx
10 66 (2.21%) JBoss
11 58 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
11 58 (1.94%) OpenStack
12 51 (1.71%) Umbraco
13 47 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
14 45 (1.51%) WebLogic
15 42 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
16 35 (1.17%) Confluence
17 26 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 178 (5.95%) Microsoft Office
2 53 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 36 (1.20%) FileZilla
4 25 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 22 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 21 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
7 16 (0.54%) InfoPath
8 15 (0.50%) Photoshop
9 8 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.10%) PaintShop Pro
10 3 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.033%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.033%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 66 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
3 16 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.27%) Magento
6 7 (0.23%) Maximo
7 6 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
9 3 (0.10%) SessionCam
10 2 (0.067%) BPCS
10 2 (0.067%) Epicor Vantage
10 2 (0.067%) RMDS
10 2 (0.067%) Sage 200
11 1 (0.033%) Exchequer
11 1 (0.033%) Oracle Applications
11 1 (0.033%) Pegasus Opera
11 1 (0.033%) SAP Business One
11 1 (0.033%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.033%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 545 (18.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 437 (14.62%) Amazon AWS
3 234 (7.83%) Office 365
4 110 (3.68%) SaaS
5 50 (1.67%) PaaS
6 49 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
7 42 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
8 41 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
9 38 (1.27%) IaaS
10 32 (1.07%) Amazon S3
11 29 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
12 26 (0.87%) GitHub
13 24 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 21 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
15 20 (0.67%) Sage Pay
16 16 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
17 15 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
18 13 (0.43%) Mimecast
19 12 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
19 12 (0.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 477 (15.95%) DNS
2 402 (13.44%) Firewall
3 281 (9.40%) DHCP
4 268 (8.96%) SAN
5 246 (8.23%) TCP/IP
6 241 (8.06%) Internet
7 160 (5.35%) WAN
8 145 (4.85%) LAN
9 139 (4.65%) HTTP
10 115 (3.85%) SSL
11 108 (3.61%) VPN
12 105 (3.51%) SMTP
13 91 (3.04%) FTP
13 91 (3.04%) VLAN
14 79 (2.64%) NAS
15 60 (2.01%) Cisco ASA
16 53 (1.77%) iSCSI
17 48 (1.61%) Skype
18 44 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
19 43 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1764 (59.00%) SQL Server
2 257 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 240 (8.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 214 (7.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 209 (6.99%) MySQL
6 206 (6.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 166 (5.55%) MongoDB
8 137 (4.58%) NoSQL
9 118 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 102 (3.41%) SQL Server 2014
11 85 (2.84%) Relational Database
12 82 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 68 (2.27%) MariaDB
14 58 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
15 48 (1.61%) Hadoop
16 45 (1.51%) Redis
17 44 (1.47%) RDBMS
18 42 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
19 36 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
20 34 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 311 (10.40%) Visual Studio
2 280 (9.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 241 (8.06%) Git (software)
4 187 (6.25%) Subversion
5 173 (5.79%) Jenkins
6 168 (5.62%) Octopus Deploy
7 163 (5.45%) TeamCity
8 149 (4.98%) JIRA
9 70 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 51 (1.71%) MSBuild
10 51 (1.71%) NUnit
11 50 (1.67%) Maven
12 43 (1.44%) Eclipse
13 35 (1.17%) gulp
14 31 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
15 29 (0.97%) Hudson
16 26 (0.87%) Protractor
17 25 (0.84%) Bitbucket
18 22 (0.74%) Bower
18 22 (0.74%) Grunt
General
1 498 (16.66%) Finance
2 154 (5.15%) Banking
3 110 (3.68%) Telecoms
4 96 (3.21%) Retail
5 91 (3.04%) Marketing
6 67 (2.24%) Law
7 58 (1.94%) Manufacturing
8 42 (1.40%) Legal
9 41 (1.37%) Electronics
10 39 (1.30%) Investment Banking
11 38 (1.27%) Front Office
11 38 (1.27%) Games
12 32 (1.07%) Publishing
13 31 (1.04%) Back Office
14 29 (0.97%) Private Banking
15 27 (0.90%) Retail Banking
16 23 (0.77%) Advertising
16 23 (0.77%) Corporate Banking
17 11 (0.37%) Spanish Language
18 10 (0.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 829 (27.73%) Developer
2 487 (16.29%) .NET Developer
3 362 (12.11%) Analyst
4 337 (11.27%) C# Developer
5 303 (10.13%) Applications Support
6 267 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 259 (8.66%) Support Analyst
8 224 (7.49%) Support Engineer
9 215 (7.19%) Administrator
10 213 (7.12%) DevOps Engineer
11 212 (7.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 169 (5.65%) ASP.NET Developer
13 162 (5.42%) Windows Engineer
14 141 (4.72%) Applications Support Analyst
15 138 (4.62%) Software Developer
16 134 (4.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 126 (4.21%) Senior Developer
18 116 (3.88%) Web Developer
19 110 (3.68%) Consultant
20 108 (3.61%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1328 (44.41%) .NET
2 719 (24.05%) HTML
3 703 (23.51%) ASP.NET
4 647 (21.64%) CSS
5 479 (16.02%) Web Services
6 440 (14.72%) jQuery
7 421 (14.08%) XML
8 413 (13.81%) .NET Framework
9 286 (9.57%) AngularJS
10 276 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 232 (7.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 231 (7.73%) Entity Framework
13 206 (6.89%) WCF
14 199 (6.66%) JSON
15 196 (6.56%) HTML5
15 196 (6.56%) SOAP
16 187 (6.25%) Ajax
17 146 (4.88%) REST
18 131 (4.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 127 (4.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 167 (5.59%) Data Centre
2 163 (5.45%) Clustering
3 156 (5.22%) Computer Science
4 151 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
5 113 (3.78%) User Experience
6 108 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 95 (3.18%) Public Cloud
8 89 (2.98%) Mobile App
9 87 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
10 61 (2.04%) Replication
11 58 (1.94%) Driving Licence
11 58 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
12 47 (1.57%) Fintech
13 37 (1.24%) Virtual Team
14 36 (1.20%) Mainframe
15 32 (1.07%) Client/Server
15 32 (1.07%) iSeries
16 31 (1.04%) Private Cloud
17 25 (0.84%) CMDB
17 25 (0.84%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1924 (64.35%) Windows
2 1075 (35.95%) Windows Server
3 687 (22.98%) Linux
4 515 (17.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 479 (16.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 218 (7.29%) Unix
7 191 (6.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 144 (4.82%) Windows 7
9 85 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 84 (2.81%) CentOS
11 72 (2.41%) Windows 10
12 69 (2.31%) Apple iOS
13 53 (1.77%) Windows 8
14 50 (1.67%) Android
15 49 (1.64%) Ubuntu
16 36 (1.20%) Debian
17 23 (0.77%) Mac OS
18 21 (0.70%) Solaris
19 18 (0.60%) Windows Vista
20 11 (0.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 729 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
2 558 (18.66%) MVC
3 488 (16.32%) DevOps
4 454 (15.18%) ITIL
5 289 (9.67%) Scrum
6 267 (8.93%) TDD
7 241 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
8 237 (7.93%) Web Development
9 221 (7.39%) Unit Testing
10 207 (6.92%) E-Commerce
11 185 (6.19%) Project Management
11 185 (6.19%) SDLC
11 185 (6.19%) Test Automation
12 182 (6.09%) Configuration Management
13 181 (6.05%) Software Engineering
14 172 (5.75%) High Availability
15 160 (5.35%) OO
16 150 (5.02%) Migration
17 149 (4.98%) Continuous Improvement
18 140 (4.68%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1514 (50.64%) SQL
2 1024 (34.25%) C#
3 796 (26.62%) JavaScript
4 672 (22.47%) PowerShell
5 331 (11.07%) Java
6 329 (11.00%) T-SQL
7 201 (6.72%) Python
8 153 (5.12%) PHP
9 150 (5.02%) Bash Shell
10 119 (3.98%) Perl
11 115 (3.85%) VB
12 107 (3.58%) VBScript
13 105 (3.51%) C++
14 97 (3.24%) VB.NET
15 89 (2.98%) Ruby
16 48 (1.61%) C
17 44 (1.47%) TypeScript
18 39 (1.30%) VBA
19 30 (1.00%) Shell Script
20 23 (0.77%) VC++
Qualifications
1 344 (11.51%) Degree
2 213 (7.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 141 (4.72%) MCSE
4 90 (3.01%) MCSA
5 83 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 73 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 70 (2.34%) MCITP
8 62 (2.07%) Security Cleared
9 55 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
10 51 (1.71%) MCP
11 50 (1.67%) CCNA
12 47 (1.57%) CISSP
13 41 (1.37%) CISM
14 38 (1.27%) SC Cleared
15 35 (1.17%) IISP
16 19 (0.64%) CISA
16 19 (0.64%) MCSD
17 17 (0.57%) CCNP
17 17 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (0.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (4.01%) SLA
2 100 (3.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 80 (2.68%) QA
4 48 (1.61%) PCI DSS
5 38 (1.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 29 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 28 (0.94%) Data Quality
8 24 (0.80%) ISO 9001
9 18 (0.60%) GDPR
10 14 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 14 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 14 (0.47%) WCAG
11 12 (0.40%) GCP
12 11 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
13 10 (0.33%) COBIT
14 5 (0.17%) PMO
15 4 (0.13%) HIPAA
15 4 (0.13%) ISO 8583
16 3 (0.10%) ISO 22301
16 3 (0.10%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 869 (29.06%) Active Directory
2 499 (16.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 296 (9.90%) Hyper-V
4 170 (5.69%) vSphere
5 141 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
6 104 (3.48%) Docker
7 68 (2.27%) XenApp
8 50 (1.67%) Terminal Services
9 43 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
10 38 (1.27%) DFS Replication
11 32 (1.07%) XenDesktop
12 29 (0.97%) KVM
13 27 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
14 25 (0.84%) Varnish
14 25 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
15 18 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 18 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
16 15 (0.50%) Firmware
17 14 (0.47%) Xen
18 12 (0.40%) NFS
Systems Management
1 282 (9.43%) Puppet
2 229 (7.66%) Opscode Chef
3 163 (5.45%) Ansible
4 138 (4.62%) SCCM
5 109 (3.65%) Nagios
6 85 (2.84%) WSUS
7 84 (2.81%) SCOM
8 70 (2.34%) Backup Exec
9 56 (1.87%) Microsoft Clustering
10 41 (1.37%) HAProxy
11 40 (1.34%) vCenter Server
12 35 (1.17%) Kubernetes
13 31 (1.04%) NetBackup
14 24 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
14 24 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 22 (0.74%) ZABBIX
16 20 (0.67%) Opsview
17 18 (0.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
18 17 (0.57%) FortiGate
19 16 (0.54%) logstash
Vendors
1 1440 (48.16%) Microsoft
2 770 (25.75%) VMware
3 388 (12.98%) Oracle
4 266 (8.90%) Cisco
5 220 (7.36%) Citrix
6 183 (6.12%) HP
7 136 (4.55%) IBM
8 99 (3.31%) Red Hat
9 86 (2.88%) Dell
9 86 (2.88%) NetApp
10 80 (2.68%) Splunk
11 70 (2.34%) SAP
12 67 (2.24%) Veeam
13 61 (2.04%) EMC
14 58 (1.94%) Symantec
15 55 (1.84%) CheckPoint
15 55 (1.84%) Google
15 55 (1.84%) Sitecore
16 53 (1.77%) Juniper
17 50 (1.67%) Apple
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warwickshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 17 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £32000 - £45000 Per Annum Up to £45,000 (neg) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: Unspecified Aligned with Financial Services market rates
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + bonus + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
myBench Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IDOX plc
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum with good corporate benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexi + O/T!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension/Private Healthcare/Gym Membership
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 8% Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
UK
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Beckenham, Kent
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £69000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago