The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 297 328 296
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -32
Permanent jobs citing MSI 9 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.083% 0.076% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.60% 0.51% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 23
Average salary £50,000 £42,189 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -6.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,877 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £44,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -14.63%
MSI
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1504 1748 1554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.79% 14.75% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1547 1413
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MSI
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

MSI Salary Trend in the City of London

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Application Packaging
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (70.00%) SCCM
4 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (65.00%) Citrix
5 10 (50.00%) VMware
5 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (30.00%) MCP
9 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (30.00%) WMI
9 6 (30.00%) Finance
9 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
10 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (25.00%) InstallShield
10 5 (25.00%) Banking
10 5 (25.00%) Investment Banking
10 5 (25.00%) WSUS
10 5 (25.00%) Software Distribution
10 5 (25.00%) Software Packaging
11 4 (20.00%) IIS
11 4 (20.00%) DHCP
11 4 (20.00%) DNS
11 4 (20.00%) ITIL

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (20.00%) IIS
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DHCP
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) InstallShield
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
2 5 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Applications Packager
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Server Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Application Packaging
2 5 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Software Distribution
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (30.00%) MCP
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (20.00%) CCIA
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (15.00%) XenApp
5 3 (15.00%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) SCCM
2 6 (30.00%) WMI
3 5 (25.00%) WSUS
4 3 (15.00%) XenMobile
5 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (5.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (65.00%) Citrix
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) AppSense
4 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec
4 1 (5.00%) HP
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