The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 254 249 270
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Permanent jobs citing MSI 2 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.026% 0.068% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.41% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 19
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £38,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -14.75%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.92% +12.85%
MSI
England

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

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1302 1217 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.68% 16.48% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1081 1111 1282
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MSI
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

MSI Salary Trend in the East of England

MSI
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Cambridgeshire -9 1 - -
Essex - 1 £42,500 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (25.00%) WiX
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (75.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 7
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) PVCS
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (25.00%) WiX
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Change and Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix