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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 121 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing MSI 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.10% 0.047% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.59% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £37,750 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £35,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-11.88% -9.49%
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
337 272 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.22% 12.77% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 312 245 236
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,200 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) PTC Creo
2 1 (50.00%) Application Discovery
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CATIA
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) CATIA
1 1 (50.00%) PTC Creo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Application Discovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) VMware