The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 128 111 137
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs citing MSI 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.055% 0.059% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.38% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
394 260 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.67% 15.26% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 363 222 291
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MSI
North West

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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 - -
MSI
North West

MSI
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (100.00%) MCITP
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 4 (66.67%) SMS
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CA
3 2 (33.33%) DSL
3 2 (33.33%) InstallShield
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Software Packaging
3 2 (33.33%) VBScript

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SMS
2 2 (33.33%) DSL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Coordinator
2 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) MCITP
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CA