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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 254 239 271
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +32
Permanent jobs citing MSI 2 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.026% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.76% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 11
Average salary - £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +8.57%
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
1273 1051 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.81% 14.77% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1014 960 1263
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 1 October 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
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) BMC
4 2 (33.33%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 7
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (16.67%) WiX
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 1 (16.67%) PVCS
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Change and Configuration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) MSMQ
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OOP
1 4 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) VB6
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) BladeLogic
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix