The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 111 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing MSI 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 0.23% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.38% 1.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
168 201 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.26% 11.56% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 141 182 172
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
MSI
West Midlands

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 17 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 11 (100.00%) SCCM
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 10 (90.91%) Windows XP
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) InstallShield
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Legal
3 3 (27.27%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) AppSense
4 1 (9.09%) VBScript
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) OCX

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (90.91%) InstallShield
2 3 (27.27%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Applications Packager
2 10 (90.91%) Software Packager
3 7 (63.64%) Desktop Support
3 7 (63.64%) Applications Support
4 3 (27.27%) Desktop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) OCX
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 10 (90.91%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) VBScript
1 1 (9.09%) VB
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) AppSense