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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 249 314 314
Rank change year-on-year
+65 0
Permanent jobs citing MSI 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.078% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.61% 0.55% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 2
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,750 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -22.35%
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
1139 1444 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.20% 14.13% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 1278 1353
Average salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSI across the City of London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

MSI Salary Histogram in the City of London

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) SCCM
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
3 7 (58.33%) Citrix
4 6 (50.00%) VBScript
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (41.67%) InstallShield
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Legal
6 4 (33.33%) XenApp
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 4 (33.33%) iManage
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Adobe
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) Law
8 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (16.67%) AppSense
9 1 (8.33%) Banking
9 1 (8.33%) Document Management
9 1 (8.33%) Network Design

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) InstallShield
2 1 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Legal
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Applications Packager
2 3 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
1 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) BCP
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (50.00%) VBScript
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
1 1 (8.33%) MCTS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) iManage
3 3 (25.00%) Adobe
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) AppSense
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds