The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 826 903 896
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -7
Permanent jobs citing MSI 35 48 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.047% 0.064%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.27% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 55
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,750 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +32.57%
MSI
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16273 18082 17236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 19.04% 17.82% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13991 15468 14603
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing MSI as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in England

MSI
Salary Trend in England

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

MSI Salary Trend in England

MSI
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSI across the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

MSI Salary Histogram in England

MSI
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +58 26 £60,000 +9.09% 3
South West +22 4 £47,500 +52.00%
North West -11 3 £35,000 - 1
South East +76 2 £70,000 +27.27%
MSI
UK

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing MSI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for MSI.

1 71 (77.17%) Windows
2 59 (64.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 54 (58.70%) SCCM
4 46 (50.00%) Application Packaging
5 42 (45.65%) PowerShell
5 42 (45.65%) Active Directory
6 37 (40.22%) Microsoft
7 34 (36.96%) Windows 7
8 28 (30.43%) Citrix
9 25 (27.17%) ITIL
10 21 (22.83%) Finance
11 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (21.74%) Windows 10
12 18 (19.57%) Python
13 17 (18.48%) Linux
13 17 (18.48%) VBScript
13 17 (18.48%) XenApp
14 16 (17.39%) Git (software)
14 16 (17.39%) VMware
14 16 (17.39%) DevOps
15 15 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (16.30%) JIRA
16 14 (15.22%) AppDNA
16 14 (15.22%) Bash Shell
16 14 (15.22%) Security Cleared
16 14 (15.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (15.22%) MS Excel
16 14 (15.22%) InstallShield
17 13 (14.13%) AppSense
17 13 (14.13%) Configuration Management

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.09%) IIS
1 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.09%) IaaS
2 1 (1.09%) Office 365
2 1 (1.09%) PaaS
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) DNS
2 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.61%) DHCP
4 6 (6.52%) NetScaler
5 5 (5.43%) Firewall
6 3 (3.26%) Internet
7 1 (1.09%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.09%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.09%) Big Data
3 1 (1.09%) Cloudera CDH
3 1 (1.09%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.09%) DB2
3 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.09%) Impala
3 1 (1.09%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.09%) MySQL
3 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.09%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.09%) Redis
3 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.09%) Riak
Development Applications
1 16 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.30%) JIRA
3 14 (15.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (15.22%) InstallShield
4 10 (10.87%) Bitbucket
5 9 (9.78%) NuGet
6 3 (3.26%) AdminStudio
6 3 (3.26%) WinDbg
7 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.17%) Wise Package Studio
8 1 (1.09%) CMake
8 1 (1.09%) GitLab
8 1 (1.09%) Subversion
8 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.09%) Travis CI
General
1 21 (22.83%) Finance
2 12 (13.04%) Banking
3 6 (6.52%) Legal
3 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.43%) Law
4 5 (5.43%) Publishing
5 3 (3.26%) Retail
6 2 (2.17%) Advertising
6 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.09%) Automotive
7 1 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (30.43%) Applications Packager
2 15 (16.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (11.96%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.87%) Analyst
5 9 (9.78%) SCCM Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Desktop Support
6 8 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Desktop Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) IT Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) IT Support
8 5 (5.43%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Active Directory Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Citrix Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.35%) .NET
1 4 (4.35%) HTML
1 4 (4.35%) jQuery
1 4 (4.35%) RESTful
2 3 (3.26%) CSS
2 3 (3.26%) SOAP
2 3 (3.26%) WCF
2 3 (3.26%) Web Services
3 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.17%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.17%) WinForms
3 2 (2.17%) WPF
3 2 (2.17%) XML
4 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.09%) Kafka
4 1 (1.09%) Node.js
4 1 (1.09%) REST
4 1 (1.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) User Experience
2 6 (6.52%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.17%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.17%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.09%) Clustering
6 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 71 (77.17%) Windows
2 34 (36.96%) Windows 7
3 20 (21.74%) Windows 10
3 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (18.48%) Linux
5 9 (9.78%) Windows Server
5 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.09%) Debian
8 1 (1.09%) Solaris
8 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 25 (27.17%) ITIL
3 16 (17.39%) DevOps
4 13 (14.13%) Configuration Management
5 12 (13.04%) Software Distribution
6 11 (11.96%) Compatibility Testing
6 11 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (11.96%) Infrastructure Management
7 10 (10.87%) Application Virtualisation
8 9 (9.78%) Performance Testing
9 8 (8.70%) Project Management
10 7 (7.61%) Software Deployment
11 6 (6.52%) Migration
11 6 (6.52%) Server Building
12 5 (5.43%) Kernel Tuning
12 5 (5.43%) Software Delivery
13 4 (4.35%) Open Source
13 4 (4.35%) Release Management
14 3 (3.26%) Load Balancing
14 3 (3.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.65%) PowerShell
2 18 (19.57%) Python
3 17 (18.48%) VBScript
4 14 (15.22%) Bash Shell
5 12 (13.04%) VB
6 5 (5.43%) C#
6 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.35%) Perl
8 2 (2.17%) Java
8 2 (2.17%) SQL
9 1 (1.09%) C
9 1 (1.09%) C++
9 1 (1.09%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 14 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.04%) DV Cleared
3 11 (11.96%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.61%) MCSE
4 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (4.35%) MCSA
6 3 (3.26%) MCP
7 2 (2.17%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.09%) CCA
8 1 (1.09%) Degree
8 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) SLA
2 3 (3.26%) QA
System Software
1 59 (64.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 42 (45.65%) Active Directory
3 17 (18.48%) XenApp
4 15 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.17%) Docker
7 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.17%) vSphere
8 1 (1.09%) Apache Flume
8 1 (1.09%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.09%) KVM
8 1 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (58.70%) SCCM
2 14 (15.22%) AppDNA
3 13 (14.13%) Rundeck
4 11 (11.96%) Puppet
5 5 (5.43%) WSUS
6 3 (3.26%) Perfmon
6 3 (3.26%) XenMobile
7 2 (2.17%) SCOrch
7 2 (2.17%) ThinApp
8 1 (1.09%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.09%) Ganeti
8 1 (1.09%) Marathon
8 1 (1.09%) Mesos
8 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (40.22%) Microsoft
2 28 (30.43%) Citrix
3 16 (17.39%) VMware
4 13 (14.13%) AppSense
5 6 (6.52%) Google
5 6 (6.52%) LANDesk
6 5 (5.43%) Bloomberg
6 5 (5.43%) iManage
6 5 (5.43%) Reuters
7 4 (4.35%) Intel Security
7 4 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.26%) Altiris
8 3 (3.26%) Lumension
8 3 (3.26%) Symantec
9 1 (1.09%) Autodesk
9 1 (1.09%) BMC
9 1 (1.09%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.09%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.09%) Remedy
9 1 (1.09%) Splunk
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