The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank - 122 119
Permanent jobs citing MSI 0 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.85% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £43,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
MSI
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
279 325 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.12% 17.63% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 237 281 235
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MSI
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

MSI Salary Trend in Cheshire

MSI
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) AppDNA

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (100.00%) Architect
1 7 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 7 (100.00%) Lead Technical Architect
1 7 (100.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) SCCM
1 7 (100.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware