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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 827 881 837
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -44
Permanent jobs citing MSI 58 70 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.069% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.39% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 51 63 106
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 £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £30,750 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -13.98%
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
16681 17965 17688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.45% 17.59% 16.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14707 15378 14741
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 £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +26 28 £57,500 +7.47% 4
South East +48 21 £50,000 +92.30% 4
South West - 4 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £33,500 -
North West +8 2 £45,750 +52.50%
MSI
UK

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 103 (88.79%) Windows
2 71 (61.21%) SCCM
3 70 (60.34%) Microsoft App-V
4 64 (55.17%) Application Packaging
5 60 (51.72%) Windows 7
6 49 (42.24%) Microsoft
6 49 (42.24%) PowerShell
7 41 (35.34%) Citrix
8 40 (34.48%) Active Directory
9 36 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 34 (29.31%) ITIL
11 31 (26.72%) Finance
12 30 (25.86%) VBScript
12 30 (25.86%) XenApp
13 29 (25.00%) InstallShield
14 28 (24.14%) Linux
14 28 (24.14%) AppDNA
15 27 (23.28%) Python
16 26 (22.41%) VMware
17 25 (21.55%) Git (software)
18 24 (20.69%) Bash Shell
19 22 (18.97%) Security Cleared
19 22 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
20 21 (18.10%) QA
20 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
21 20 (17.24%) SC Cleared
22 19 (16.38%) Wise Package Studio
22 19 (16.38%) Telecoms
22 19 (16.38%) AdminStudio
22 19 (16.38%) Windows 10

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 5 (4.31%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.59%) IIS
4 2 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.72%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.45%) Office 365
2 2 (1.72%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.76%) NetScaler
2 6 (5.17%) DNS
2 6 (5.17%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.31%) DHCP
4 2 (1.72%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.72%) SSL
4 2 (1.72%) Wireless
5 1 (0.86%) HTTP
5 1 (0.86%) Internet
5 1 (0.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (25.00%) InstallShield
2 25 (21.55%) Git (software)
3 19 (16.38%) AdminStudio
3 19 (16.38%) Wise Package Studio
4 14 (12.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (12.07%) Jenkins
5 13 (11.21%) JIRA
6 12 (10.34%) CMake
7 11 (9.48%) Subversion
8 10 (8.62%) Bitbucket
9 8 (6.90%) NuGet
9 8 (6.90%) WinDbg
10 5 (4.31%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.72%) GitLab
11 2 (1.72%) NUnit
11 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.86%) Selenium
12 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (26.72%) Finance
2 19 (16.38%) Telecoms
3 18 (15.52%) Aerospace
4 12 (10.34%) Automotive
4 12 (10.34%) Banking
4 12 (10.34%) Publishing
5 10 (8.62%) Retail
6 9 (7.76%) Manufacturing
7 5 (4.31%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (46.55%) Applications Packager
2 15 (12.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (12.07%) Applications Engineer
4 10 (8.62%) Software Build Engineer
4 10 (8.62%) Software Packager
5 9 (7.76%) IT Engineer
5 9 (7.76%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (7.76%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) Analyst
6 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 8 (6.90%) SCCM Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Build Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Applications Specialist
8 6 (5.17%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.31%) Developer
9 5 (4.31%) IT Support
9 5 (4.31%) Software Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.17%) .NET
2 5 (4.31%) HTML
3 4 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.59%) Software Packaging
4 3 (2.59%) WCF
5 2 (1.72%) HTML5
5 2 (1.72%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 2 (1.72%) RESTful
5 2 (1.72%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (1.72%) Web Services
5 2 (1.72%) WPF
6 1 (0.86%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.86%) CSS
6 1 (0.86%) CSS3
6 1 (0.86%) jQuery
6 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.03%) Client/Server
2 7 (6.03%) Computer Science
2 7 (6.03%) Life Science
3 6 (5.17%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.45%) Hedge funds
4 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.72%) Wiki
6 1 (0.86%) BYOD
6 1 (0.86%) iPad
6 1 (0.86%) iPhone
6 1 (0.86%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 103 (88.79%) Windows
2 60 (51.72%) Windows 7
3 36 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (24.14%) Linux
5 19 (16.38%) Windows 10
6 16 (13.79%) Windows Server
7 12 (10.34%) Solaris
8 10 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (6.03%) Windows 2000
9 7 (6.03%) Windows NT
9 7 (6.03%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.45%) Unix
10 4 (3.45%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.72%) Android
11 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (55.17%) Application Packaging
2 34 (29.31%) ITIL
3 17 (14.66%) Infrastructure Management
4 16 (13.79%) Software Distribution
5 15 (12.93%) Compatibility Testing
5 15 (12.93%) DevOps
5 15 (12.93%) Software Deployment
6 12 (10.34%) Configuration Management
6 12 (10.34%) SDLC
7 11 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (9.48%) Change Management
7 11 (9.48%) Software Delivery
7 11 (9.48%) Software Engineering
7 11 (9.48%) Static Code Analysis
8 10 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (7.76%) Performance Testing
9 9 (7.76%) Project Management
9 9 (7.76%) Service Delivery
9 9 (7.76%) Service Management
10 8 (6.90%) Application Discovery
Programming Languages
1 49 (42.24%) PowerShell
2 30 (25.86%) VBScript
3 27 (23.28%) Python
4 24 (20.69%) Bash Shell
5 14 (12.07%) C#
5 14 (12.07%) Perl
6 13 (11.21%) Java
7 12 (10.34%) C
7 12 (10.34%) C++
7 12 (10.34%) VB
8 7 (6.03%) SQL
9 5 (4.31%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.72%) Uniface
10 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (18.97%) Security Cleared
2 20 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 15 (12.93%) DV Cleared
4 12 (10.34%) Degree
5 8 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (2.59%) MCSE
9 2 (1.72%) CCA
9 2 (1.72%) CITP
9 2 (1.72%) MCITP
9 2 (1.72%) MCP
9 2 (1.72%) MCSA
9 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (18.10%) QA
2 9 (7.76%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (60.34%) Microsoft App-V
2 40 (34.48%) Active Directory
3 30 (25.86%) XenApp
4 22 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (10.34%) XenDesktop
6 8 (6.90%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.59%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (1.72%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.86%) Docker
9 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 71 (61.21%) SCCM
2 28 (24.14%) AppDNA
3 12 (10.34%) Puppet
3 12 (10.34%) WSUS
4 11 (9.48%) Rundeck
5 8 (6.90%) Perfmon
6 6 (5.17%) XenMobile
7 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.72%) SCOM
7 2 (1.72%) ThinApp
7 2 (1.72%) yum
8 1 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (42.24%) Microsoft
2 41 (35.34%) Citrix
3 26 (22.41%) VMware
4 15 (12.93%) AppSense
5 11 (9.48%) LANDesk
6 9 (7.76%) Altiris
7 8 (6.90%) Intel Security
7 8 (6.90%) Lumension
7 8 (6.90%) Symantec
8 7 (6.03%) BMC
8 7 (6.03%) Google
9 3 (2.59%) IBM
9 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.72%) Oracle
10 2 (1.72%) Pegasus
10 2 (1.72%) Sage
10 2 (1.72%) Splunk
10 2 (1.72%) Wyse
11 1 (0.86%) Adobe
11 1 (0.86%) FrontRange
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