Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 163 150
Rank change year-on-year -54 -13 -28
Permanent jobs citing IIS 2899 4080 4921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.65% 2.13% 2.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.25% 11.54% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2442 3627 4232
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,750 £67,500 £68,750
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 31337 35342 42128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.79% 18.46% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25116 29976 35020
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
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 25 September 2017.

Salary histogram for IIS in the UK

IIS
Top 15 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 25 September 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 -47 2734 £45,000 +5.88% 120
UK excluding London -42 1770 £40,000 - 76
London -73 1085 £52,500 - 46
South East -27 620 £42,000 +5.00% 26
North of England -80 368 £37,500 -6.25% 24
Midlands -22 241 £37,500 +7.14% 8
South West -17 223 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Yorkshire -44 197 £35,000 -12.50% 10
East of England -19 196 £40,000 - 8
North West -64 157 £38,500 -9.41% 13
West Midlands -19 146 £39,250 +12.14% 4
East Midlands -18 94 £35,000 +4.87% 4
Scotland -2 81 £44,000 -6.88%
Wales -8 46 £40,000 - 1
North East -32 14 £35,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1845 (63.64%) Windows
2 1712 (59.05%) SQL Server
3 1592 (54.92%) SQL
4 1470 (50.71%) Microsoft
5 1320 (45.53%) .NET
6 1072 (36.98%) C#
7 1053 (36.32%) Windows Server
8 869 (29.98%) JavaScript
9 831 (28.67%) Active Directory
10 784 (27.04%) HTML
11 701 (24.18%) PowerShell
12 697 (24.04%) VMware
13 693 (23.90%) CSS
14 692 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
15 675 (23.28%) ASP.NET
16 642 (22.15%) Linux
17 589 (20.32%) Microsoft Azure
18 569 (19.63%) MVC
19 511 (17.63%) Finance
20 507 (17.49%) jQuery
21 487 (16.80%) ITIL
22 466 (16.07%) XML
23 462 (15.94%) Web Services
24 458 (15.80%) DevOps
25 443 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
26 442 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
27 435 (15.01%) Amazon AWS
28 433 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
29 419 (14.45%) DNS
30 407 (14.04%) Apache

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
1 407 (14.04%) Apache
2 382 (13.18%) SharePoint
3 280 (9.66%) MS Exchange
4 231 (7.97%) Tomcat
5 118 (4.07%) CMS
6 110 (3.79%) BizTalk Server
6 110 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 98 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 90 (3.10%) Skype for Business
9 79 (2.73%) nginx
10 66 (2.28%) WebSphere
11 60 (2.07%) Confluence
11 60 (2.07%) Umbraco
12 59 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
13 58 (2.00%) JBoss
14 42 (1.45%) OpenStack
14 42 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
15 36 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
16 31 (1.07%) WordPress
17 29 (1.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 186 (6.42%) Microsoft Office
2 60 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (1.41%) FileZilla
4 22 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
5 21 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.69%) InfoPath
7 18 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 15 (0.52%) Photoshop
9 8 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.034%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.034%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.034%) Maya
Business Applications
1 62 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 17 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 17 (0.59%) Payment Gateway
4 13 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (0.21%) BPCS
6 6 (0.21%) FLEXCUBE
7 4 (0.14%) Magento
7 4 (0.14%) nopCommerce
8 3 (0.10%) Epicor Vantage
8 3 (0.10%) SessionCam
9 2 (0.069%) Relativity
9 2 (0.069%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.034%) Cerner Millennium
10 1 (0.034%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.034%) ReMetrica
10 1 (0.034%) SAP MDG
10 1 (0.034%) Towers Watson Igloo
10 1 (0.034%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 589 (20.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 435 (15.01%) Amazon AWS
3 248 (8.55%) Office 365
4 96 (3.31%) SaaS
5 48 (1.66%) PaaS
6 44 (1.52%) IaaS
7 43 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
8 41 (1.41%) npm
9 40 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
9 40 (1.38%) GitHub
10 37 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
11 34 (1.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 29 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
13 28 (0.97%) Amazon S3
14 26 (0.90%) Sage Pay
15 23 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
16 19 (0.66%) Mimecast
17 12 (0.41%) Route 53
18 11 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
18 11 (0.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 419 (14.45%) DNS
2 363 (12.52%) Firewall
3 264 (9.11%) DHCP
4 248 (8.55%) Internet
5 239 (8.24%) SAN
6 232 (8.00%) TCP/IP
7 143 (4.93%) HTTP
8 129 (4.45%) WAN
9 112 (3.86%) LAN
10 107 (3.69%) VPN
11 104 (3.59%) FTP
12 103 (3.55%) SSL
13 88 (3.04%) SMTP
14 78 (2.69%) VLAN
15 66 (2.28%) NAS
16 51 (1.76%) Intranet
16 51 (1.76%) Skype
17 50 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
17 50 (1.72%) VoIP
18 42 (1.45%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1712 (59.05%) SQL Server
2 279 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 230 (7.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 220 (7.59%) MySQL
5 198 (6.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 197 (6.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 159 (5.48%) MongoDB
8 140 (4.83%) SQL Server 2014
9 128 (4.42%) NoSQL
10 115 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
11 96 (3.31%) Relational Database
12 77 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 71 (2.45%) MariaDB
14 60 (2.07%) Redis
15 53 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
16 51 (1.76%) Hadoop
16 51 (1.76%) RDBMS
17 34 (1.17%) SQL Server 2016
18 30 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
19 25 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 312 (10.76%) Visual Studio
2 278 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 258 (8.90%) Git (software)
4 196 (6.76%) Octopus Deploy
5 184 (6.35%) JIRA
6 172 (5.93%) TeamCity
7 170 (5.86%) Jenkins
8 161 (5.55%) Subversion
9 75 (2.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 50 (1.72%) MSBuild
11 46 (1.59%) NUnit
12 41 (1.41%) Hudson
13 35 (1.21%) gulp
14 32 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
15 28 (0.97%) Protractor
16 26 (0.90%) Bitbucket
17 25 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 24 (0.83%) Bower
18 24 (0.83%) Selenium
19 23 (0.79%) webpack
General
1 511 (17.63%) Finance
2 150 (5.17%) Banking
3 118 (4.07%) Marketing
4 105 (3.62%) Telecoms
5 82 (2.83%) Retail
6 69 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 63 (2.17%) Law
8 44 (1.52%) Electronics
8 44 (1.52%) Legal
9 38 (1.31%) Publishing
10 37 (1.28%) Back Office
11 34 (1.17%) Games
12 33 (1.14%) Private Banking
13 29 (1.00%) Advertising
14 28 (0.97%) Front Office
15 26 (0.90%) Investment Banking
16 18 (0.62%) Retail Banking
17 15 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
18 13 (0.45%) Financial Institution
18 13 (0.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 881 (30.39%) Developer
2 492 (16.97%) .NET Developer
3 367 (12.66%) Analyst
4 341 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 330 (11.38%) Applications Support
6 255 (8.80%) Support Analyst
7 254 (8.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 214 (7.38%) Support Engineer
9 209 (7.21%) DevOps Engineer
10 199 (6.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 169 (5.83%) Administrator
12 166 (5.73%) Software Developer
13 157 (5.42%) Applications Support Analyst
14 156 (5.38%) ASP.NET Developer
15 152 (5.24%) SQL Developer
16 141 (4.86%) Senior Developer
17 129 (4.45%) Web Developer
18 123 (4.24%) Windows Engineer
19 101 (3.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 92 (3.17%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1320 (45.53%) .NET
2 784 (27.04%) HTML
3 693 (23.90%) CSS
4 675 (23.28%) ASP.NET
5 507 (17.49%) jQuery
6 466 (16.07%) XML
7 462 (15.94%) Web Services
8 315 (10.87%) .NET Framework
9 275 (9.49%) AngularJS
10 253 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 251 (8.66%) Ajax
12 238 (8.21%) JSON
13 223 (7.69%) HTML5
14 218 (7.52%) WCF
15 197 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web API
16 194 (6.69%) Entity Framework
17 187 (6.45%) SOAP
18 139 (4.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 130 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 109 (3.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 192 (6.62%) Data Centre
2 148 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 145 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 144 (4.97%) Clustering
5 89 (3.07%) User Experience
6 85 (2.93%) Management Information System
7 81 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
8 65 (2.24%) Mobile App
9 62 (2.14%) Replication
10 57 (1.97%) Public Cloud
11 53 (1.83%) Fintech
11 53 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
12 47 (1.62%) Virtual Team
13 45 (1.55%) Driving Licence
14 36 (1.24%) Client/Server
15 26 (0.90%) Private Cloud
16 25 (0.86%) iPad
17 22 (0.76%) CMDB
18 21 (0.72%) PKI
19 18 (0.62%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 1845 (63.64%) Windows
2 1053 (36.32%) Windows Server
3 642 (22.15%) Linux
4 442 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 433 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 197 (6.80%) Unix
7 158 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 147 (5.07%) Windows 7
9 89 (3.07%) Windows 10
10 81 (2.79%) CentOS
11 70 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 55 (1.90%) Ubuntu
13 54 (1.86%) Apple iOS
14 49 (1.69%) Android
15 40 (1.38%) Windows 8
16 28 (0.97%) Debian
17 23 (0.79%) Solaris
18 17 (0.59%) Mac OS
19 16 (0.55%) Fedora
20 11 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 692 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
2 569 (19.63%) MVC
3 487 (16.80%) ITIL
4 458 (15.80%) DevOps
5 276 (9.52%) Scrum
6 265 (9.14%) Web Development
7 250 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
8 221 (7.62%) TDD
9 183 (6.31%) SDLC
10 181 (6.24%) Migration
11 179 (6.17%) E-Commerce
12 175 (6.04%) High Availability
13 171 (5.90%) Unit Testing
14 167 (5.76%) Project Management
15 165 (5.69%) Configuration Management
16 145 (5.00%) Mentoring
17 143 (4.93%) Software Engineering
18 141 (4.86%) Test Automation
19 140 (4.83%) Service Delivery
20 138 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1592 (54.92%) SQL
2 1072 (36.98%) C#
3 869 (29.98%) JavaScript
4 701 (24.18%) PowerShell
5 392 (13.52%) T-SQL
6 251 (8.66%) Java
7 218 (7.52%) Python
8 172 (5.93%) PHP
9 142 (4.90%) VB
10 134 (4.62%) Bash Shell
11 121 (4.17%) Perl
12 112 (3.86%) VBScript
13 107 (3.69%) VB.NET
14 98 (3.38%) Ruby
15 97 (3.35%) C++
16 58 (2.00%) TypeScript
17 52 (1.79%) C
18 34 (1.17%) Shell Script
19 31 (1.07%) VBA
20 21 (0.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 328 (11.31%) Degree
2 235 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 140 (4.83%) MCSE
4 91 (3.14%) Security Cleared
5 87 (3.00%) MCSA
6 81 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
7 77 (2.66%) MCITP
8 70 (2.41%) SC Cleared
9 69 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 59 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
11 57 (1.97%) MCP
12 54 (1.86%) CCNA
13 40 (1.38%) CISSP
14 37 (1.28%) CISM
15 30 (1.03%) MCTS
16 26 (0.90%) MCSD
17 23 (0.79%) IISP
18 18 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 18 (0.62%) MCAD
19 16 (0.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (4.31%) SLA
2 82 (2.83%) QA
3 63 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 52 (1.79%) PCI DSS
5 32 (1.10%) GDPR
6 24 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 24 (0.83%) ISO 9001
7 19 (0.66%) COBIT
8 16 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 16 (0.55%) WCAG
9 15 (0.52%) GCP
10 12 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 12 (0.41%) PMO
11 9 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
12 5 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 5 (0.17%) SEPA
13 4 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
13 4 (0.14%) HIPAA
13 4 (0.14%) RMADS
14 3 (0.10%) MiFID
System Software
1 831 (28.67%) Active Directory
2 443 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 254 (8.76%) Hyper-V
4 154 (5.31%) vSphere
5 129 (4.45%) Docker
6 119 (4.10%) VMware ESXi
7 59 (2.04%) XenApp
8 51 (1.76%) Terminal Services
9 49 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
10 34 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
11 32 (1.10%) DFS Replication
12 28 (0.97%) XenDesktop
13 24 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
14 19 (0.66%) Varnish
15 16 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
16 15 (0.52%) Firmware
16 15 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 13 (0.45%) KVM
17 13 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
18 12 (0.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 282 (9.73%) Puppet
2 243 (8.38%) Opscode Chef
3 193 (6.66%) Ansible
4 139 (4.79%) SCCM
5 112 (3.86%) Nagios
6 111 (3.83%) SCOM
7 72 (2.48%) WSUS
8 68 (2.35%) Backup Exec
9 48 (1.66%) Microsoft Clustering
10 39 (1.35%) HAProxy
10 39 (1.35%) Kubernetes
11 34 (1.17%) vCenter Server
12 32 (1.10%) NetBackup
13 23 (0.79%) SCOrch
14 22 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 21 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
15 21 (0.72%) FortiGate
15 21 (0.72%) Opsview
16 20 (0.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 17 (0.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1470 (50.71%) Microsoft
2 697 (24.04%) VMware
3 388 (13.38%) Oracle
4 251 (8.66%) Cisco
5 206 (7.11%) Citrix
6 180 (6.21%) HP
7 93 (3.21%) Red Hat
8 88 (3.04%) Splunk
9 86 (2.97%) IBM
10 73 (2.52%) Dell
10 73 (2.52%) NetApp
11 71 (2.45%) SAP
11 71 (2.45%) Veeam
12 63 (2.17%) Symantec
13 62 (2.14%) Juniper
14 57 (1.97%) EMC
15 52 (1.79%) Google
16 51 (1.76%) Sitecore
17 50 (1.72%) PayPal
18 48 (1.66%) F5