The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 215 234 222
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing MSI 4 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.068% 0.18% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.62% 1.61% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -32.69%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
MSI
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
643 682 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.99% 11.33% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 495 573 601
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSI across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MSI
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSI across the Berkshire region.

MSI Salary Trend in Berkshire

MSI
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 2 - -
Bracknell -10 2 £40,000 -11.11%
MSI
South East

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing MSI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MSI.

1 26 (100.00%) SQL
1 26 (100.00%) VBScript
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 26 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 26 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 26 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
1 26 (100.00%) SCCM
1 26 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 26 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 26 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 26 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 24 (92.31%) DNS
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
2 24 (92.31%) Windows XP
2 24 (92.31%) VB
2 24 (92.31%) Oracle
3 22 (84.62%) PowerShell
3 22 (84.62%) Citrix
4 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 4 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) CCNA
6 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.69%) WSH
6 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing MSI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Support Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) WSH
1 2 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 26 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 26 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Windows XP
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
1 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) SQL
1 26 (100.00%) VBScript
2 24 (92.31%) VB
3 22 (84.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) CCNA
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 26 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 26 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 26 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 26 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (92.31%) Oracle
3 22 (84.62%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) Borland
4 2 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Capita