The first table below looks at the demand for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 781 694 643
Rank change year-on-year
-87 -51
Permanent jobs citing MSI 121 162 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 1.04% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 97 122 232
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £57,850 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18270 15621 17554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.17% 15.01% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15171 13483 15547
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
MSI
UK

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSI across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

MSI Salary Histogram in England

MSI
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -68 53 £50,000 +9.89% 6
South East -44 28 £42,500 +6.25% 1
South West - 19 £45,000 - 3
North West -2 7 £42,500 +6.25% 2
West Midlands -8 7 £30,000 -33.33%
East of England -20 5 - -
Yorkshire -46 2 £38,750 -7.73%
MSI
UK

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 166 (87.83%) Windows
2 103 (54.50%) SCCM
3 96 (50.79%) Microsoft
4 88 (46.56%) Windows 7
5 86 (45.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 66 (34.92%) InstallShield
7 61 (32.28%) Finance
8 50 (26.46%) Citrix
9 46 (24.34%) Application Packaging
10 44 (23.28%) Active Directory
10 44 (23.28%) Windows XP
11 38 (20.11%) SQL Server
12 37 (19.58%) VBScript
13 36 (19.05%) .NET
13 36 (19.05%) PowerShell
14 35 (18.52%) C#
15 33 (17.46%) SQL
16 30 (15.87%) AdminStudio
16 30 (15.87%) MS Office
16 30 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
17 27 (14.29%) Altiris
18 26 (13.76%) VB
18 26 (13.76%) Law
19 25 (13.23%) Legal
19 25 (13.23%) XML
19 25 (13.23%) MS Excel
20 23 (12.17%) ASP.NET
21 20 (10.58%) IIS
21 20 (10.58%) VMware
22 19 (10.05%) AppSense

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 20 (10.58%) IIS
2 10 (5.29%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.65%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.12%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.59%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.59%) Lync
6 2 (1.06%) CMS
6 2 (1.06%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.06%) WordPress
6 2 (1.06%) Drupal
6 2 (1.06%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) TWiki
Applications
1 30 (15.87%) MS Office
2 25 (13.23%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.06%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.23%) Firewall
2 5 (2.65%) SMS
3 4 (2.12%) Wireless
3 4 (2.12%) SAN
4 3 (1.59%) Internet
4 3 (1.59%) ATM
4 3 (1.59%) VPN
4 3 (1.59%) NAS
5 2 (1.06%) VLAN
5 2 (1.06%) DHCP
6 1 (0.53%) DSL
6 1 (0.53%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.53%) DNS
6 1 (0.53%) LDAP
6 1 (0.53%) IMAP
6 1 (0.53%) Nortel Meridian
6 1 (0.53%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.59%) MySQL
4 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 66 (34.92%) InstallShield
2 30 (15.87%) AdminStudio
3 19 (10.05%) WiX
4 17 (8.99%) Wise Package Studio
5 11 (5.82%) Subversion
6 9 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (3.70%) MSBuild
7 7 (3.70%) Jenkins
8 6 (3.17%) CruiseControl
9 5 (2.65%) NUnit
10 3 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.53%) PVCS
11 1 (0.53%) TortoiseSVN
11 1 (0.53%) InstallAnywhere
11 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.53%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.53%) SCons
General
1 61 (32.28%) Finance
2 26 (13.76%) Law
3 25 (13.23%) Legal
4 9 (4.76%) Electronics
5 4 (2.12%) Banking
5 4 (2.12%) Billing
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (40.21%) Applications Packager
2 32 (16.93%) Applications Support
2 32 (16.93%) Developer
3 27 (14.29%) Software Packager
4 24 (12.70%) Analyst
5 18 (9.52%) Desktop Support
6 17 (8.99%) Architect
7 15 (7.94%) Support Analyst
7 15 (7.94%) Applications Architect
7 15 (7.94%) Applications Support Analyst
8 14 (7.41%) C# Developer
9 12 (6.35%) Team Leader
10 11 (5.82%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.82%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (5.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (4.76%) Software Developer
12 9 (4.76%) Consultant
12 9 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
13 7 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
14 5 (2.65%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (24.34%) Application Packaging
2 36 (19.05%) .NET
3 25 (13.23%) XML
4 23 (12.17%) ASP.NET
5 13 (6.88%) WinForms
6 12 (6.35%) Software Packaging
7 11 (5.82%) OCX
7 11 (5.82%) Ajax
8 10 (5.29%) WCF
9 9 (4.76%) jQuery
9 9 (4.76%) WPF
9 9 (4.76%) RESTful
9 9 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (4.23%) Middleware
11 5 (2.65%) .NET Framework
12 4 (2.12%) .NET Compact Framework
12 4 (2.12%) WebSphere MQ
13 3 (1.59%) HTML
14 2 (1.06%) WAMP
14 2 (1.06%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.65%) Clustering
1 5 (2.65%) Mobile App
2 3 (1.59%) NHS
2 3 (1.59%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.53%) Life Science
3 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.53%) PKI
3 1 (0.53%) Device Driver
3 1 (0.53%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 166 (87.83%) Windows
2 88 (46.56%) Windows 7
3 44 (23.28%) Windows XP
4 30 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (5.82%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.06%) Linux
8 1 (0.53%) Debian
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (7.94%) ITIL
1 15 (7.94%) Market Research
1 15 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (6.88%) Migration
3 11 (5.82%) Configuration Management
4 10 (5.29%) Release Management
5 9 (4.76%) OOP
5 9 (4.76%) OO
5 9 (4.76%) Project Management
5 9 (4.76%) Change Control
5 9 (4.76%) Web Application Development
6 8 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (4.23%) Software Engineering
7 7 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.17%) Software Deployment
8 6 (3.17%) Functional Testing
8 6 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (3.17%) Service Management
8 6 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 37 (19.58%) VBScript
2 36 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 35 (18.52%) C#
4 33 (17.46%) SQL
5 26 (13.76%) VB
6 12 (6.35%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.65%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.12%) C++
8 4 (2.12%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.59%) C
10 2 (1.06%) PHP
10 2 (1.06%) Python
11 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.53%) Perl
11 1 (0.53%) XPath
11 1 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.23%) SC Cleared
2 8 (4.23%) Degree
3 7 (3.70%) MCSE
3 7 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.12%) MOS
4 4 (2.12%) MCITP
5 3 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.41%) QA
1 14 (7.41%) SLA
2 4 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 86 (45.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 44 (23.28%) Active Directory
3 14 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (5.29%) XenApp
5 6 (3.17%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (1.59%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.53%) NFS
8 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.53%) Postfix
8 1 (0.53%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.53%) Samba
8 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 103 (54.50%) SCCM
2 17 (8.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 9 (4.76%) AppDNA
4 3 (1.59%) SCOM
5 2 (1.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.06%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.53%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (50.79%) Microsoft
2 50 (26.46%) Citrix
3 27 (14.29%) Altiris
4 20 (10.58%) VMware
5 19 (10.05%) AppSense
6 15 (7.94%) Oracle
6 15 (7.94%) LANDesk
7 10 (5.29%) CA
8 9 (4.76%) Cisco
9 4 (2.12%) Computacenter
9 4 (2.12%) HP
9 4 (2.12%) Symantec
10 3 (1.59%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.59%) Dell
10 3 (1.59%) NCR
11 2 (1.06%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.06%) Adobe
11 2 (1.06%) BMC
12 1 (0.53%) Nortel
12 1 (0.53%) Interwoven
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