The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 790 765 682
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -83
Permanent jobs citing MSI 88 136 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 0.76% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 74 121 122
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.71%
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
17515 17885 15164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.97% 16.21% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14880 15210 13120
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,540 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
London +3 62 £53,500 -2.72% 8
North West +5 15 £30,000 - 1
South East 0 6 £30,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire -2 2 £35,000 -9.67%
South West -9 2 £29,000 +5.45% 1
East of England +5 1 - -
MSI
UK

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 161 (83.85%) Windows
2 126 (65.63%) SCCM
3 115 (59.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 105 (54.69%) Windows 7
5 87 (45.31%) Microsoft
6 67 (34.90%) Active Directory
7 62 (32.29%) Application Packaging
8 60 (31.25%) InstallShield
9 57 (29.69%) Citrix
10 50 (26.04%) PowerShell
11 39 (20.31%) XenApp
12 36 (18.75%) VBScript
13 35 (18.23%) Microsoft Certification
14 33 (17.19%) VMware
15 31 (16.15%) Security Cleared
16 28 (14.58%) Finance
16 28 (14.58%) ITIL
17 27 (14.06%) MS Excel
17 27 (14.06%) Windows XP
17 27 (14.06%) SQL Server
17 27 (14.06%) .NET
18 25 (13.02%) DNS
18 25 (13.02%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
20 23 (11.98%) DHCP
20 23 (11.98%) SQL
20 23 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
21 22 (11.46%) Patch Management
21 22 (11.46%) Law
21 22 (11.46%) Migration

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.17%) IIS
3 7 (3.65%) WorkSite
4 6 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.52%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.02%) DNS
2 23 (11.98%) DHCP
3 20 (10.42%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.65%) Firewall
5 5 (2.60%) Internet
5 5 (2.60%) SMS
6 4 (2.08%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.56%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.56%) Telnet
7 3 (1.56%) WAN
7 3 (1.56%) LAN
8 2 (1.04%) SAN
8 2 (1.04%) Wireless
9 1 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.52%) SMTP
9 1 (0.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 60 (31.25%) InstallShield
2 12 (6.25%) AdminStudio
3 7 (3.65%) WinDbg
4 6 (3.13%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.13%) CruiseControl
4 6 (3.13%) WiX
5 4 (2.08%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.56%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.52%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 28 (14.58%) Finance
2 22 (11.46%) Law
3 13 (6.77%) Legal
4 3 (1.56%) Banking
5 2 (1.04%) Retail
5 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (18.75%) Applications Packager
2 30 (15.63%) Analyst
3 20 (10.42%) Developer
4 19 (9.90%) SCCM Engineer
5 16 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
6 15 (7.81%) SCCM Specialist
7 14 (7.29%) Deployment Specialist
7 14 (7.29%) Applications Specialist
8 12 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 12 (6.25%) C# Developer
9 10 (5.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 8 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
12 7 (3.65%) C# Software Developer
12 7 (3.65%) Service Manager
12 7 (3.65%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 6 (3.13%) .NET Developer
13 6 (3.13%) Support Engineer
14 5 (2.60%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (32.29%) Application Packaging
2 27 (14.06%) .NET
3 14 (7.29%) ASP.NET
3 14 (7.29%) HTML
3 14 (7.29%) Software Packaging
4 13 (6.77%) WPF
5 12 (6.25%) WCF
6 11 (5.73%) .NET Framework
7 9 (4.69%) Silverlight
7 9 (4.69%) CSS
8 6 (3.13%) SOAP
8 6 (3.13%) XML
8 6 (3.13%) WinForms
8 6 (3.13%) Ext JS
8 6 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (2.08%) OCX
10 3 (1.56%) HTML5
10 3 (1.56%) CSS3
10 3 (1.56%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.42%) Data Centre
3 18 (9.38%) Client/Server
4 10 (5.21%) Blackberry
4 10 (5.21%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.13%) CMDB
6 5 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.56%) PACS
8 3 (1.56%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.56%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.56%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.04%) Replication
10 1 (0.52%) PMI
10 1 (0.52%) Life Science
10 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 161 (83.85%) Windows
2 105 (54.69%) Windows 7
3 27 (14.06%) Windows XP
4 24 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (9.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 11 (5.73%) Android
7 11 (5.73%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.56%) Linux
10 2 (1.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (14.58%) ITIL
2 22 (11.46%) Migration
2 22 (11.46%) Patch Management
3 18 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (8.85%) Configuration Management
4 17 (8.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (8.85%) Software Distribution
5 16 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 11 (5.73%) Validation
6 11 (5.73%) Functional Testing
6 11 (5.73%) Android Development
6 11 (5.73%) iOS Development
6 11 (5.73%) Line Management
6 11 (5.73%) Mentoring
6 11 (5.73%) Software License Management
7 8 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 8 (4.17%) Software Testing
7 8 (4.17%) Performance Management
8 7 (3.65%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (26.04%) PowerShell
2 36 (18.75%) VBScript
3 23 (11.98%) SQL
4 20 (10.42%) C#
5 18 (9.38%) VB
6 14 (7.29%) Java
7 12 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.08%) Python
9 4 (2.08%) Perl
9 4 (2.08%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (18.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (16.15%) Security Cleared
3 20 (10.42%) MCSE
4 19 (9.90%) MCP
5 18 (9.38%) SC Cleared
6 16 (8.33%) Degree
7 14 (7.29%) MCSA
8 12 (6.25%) MCITP
9 11 (5.73%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (4.69%) DV Cleared
11 6 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (2.60%) CCNA
13 3 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.52%) CAPM
14 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.81%) QA
2 7 (3.65%) SLA
3 3 (1.56%) HL7
3 3 (1.56%) DICOM
System Software
1 115 (59.90%) Microsoft App-V
2 67 (34.90%) Active Directory
3 39 (20.31%) XenApp
4 25 (13.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (6.77%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.56%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.56%) XenServer
7 2 (1.04%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.52%) vSphere
8 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 126 (65.63%) SCCM
2 21 (10.94%) WSUS
3 9 (4.69%) BMC Marimba
3 9 (4.69%) WMI
4 7 (3.65%) BladeLogic
5 6 (3.13%) XenMobile
6 5 (2.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (2.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (2.08%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.56%) ZENworks
9 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.52%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.52%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 87 (45.31%) Microsoft
2 57 (29.69%) Citrix
3 33 (17.19%) VMware
4 18 (9.38%) AppSense
5 10 (5.21%) Altiris
5 10 (5.21%) McAfee
6 8 (4.17%) LANDesk
7 7 (3.65%) Symantec
7 7 (3.65%) BMC
8 6 (3.13%) Lumension
9 5 (2.60%) Cisco
10 4 (2.08%) HP
11 3 (1.56%) Oracle
11 3 (1.56%) Novell
11 3 (1.56%) EMC
11 3 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.04%) Ruckus Wireless
13 1 (0.52%) Reuters
13 1 (0.52%) Bloomberg
13 1 (0.52%) Kaspersky
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