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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 303 314 271
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -43
Permanent jobs citing MSI 8 5 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.077% 0.048% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.32% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 16
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £45,750 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £56,250 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +2.40%
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
1439 1580 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.91% 15.02% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1357 1324
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 March 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) Citrix
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (61.11%) WMI
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (61.11%) MCP
4 11 (61.11%) PowerShell
5 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
5 10 (55.56%) VMware
6 9 (50.00%) Application Packaging
6 9 (50.00%) XenApp
6 9 (50.00%) XenDesktop
7 8 (44.44%) SCCM
7 8 (44.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (44.44%) XenMobile
7 8 (44.44%) EMC
7 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
7 8 (44.44%) ITIL
8 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (38.89%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (33.33%) Finance
10 5 (27.78%) InstallShield
10 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
11 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (22.22%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 8 (44.44%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 7 (38.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
1 1 (5.56%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) InstallShield
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Applications Packager
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (16.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) BCP
2 1 (5.56%) Line Management
2 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (61.11%) MCP
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (22.22%) CCIA
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.56%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (50.00%) XenApp
2 9 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) WMI
2 8 (44.44%) SCCM
2 8 (44.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Citrix
3 10 (55.56%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent package and bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago