The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank - 126 109
Permanent jobs citing MSI 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.48% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
MSI
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
262 203 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.16% 9.62% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 236 180 157
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MSI
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

MSI Salary Trend in Birmingham

MSI
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OCX
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) AppSense
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) InstallShield

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) OCX
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) AppSense