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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank - 195 215
Permanent jobs citing MSI 0 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.71% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 8
Average salary - £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.80%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £39,223
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.39%
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
608 702 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.20% 12.52% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 481 572 515
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V