The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 569 482 569
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +87
Permanent jobs citing MSI 52 140 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.67% 1.94% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 50 111 68
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +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 London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7801 7227 7443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.97% 16.26% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6573 6141 6480
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,124 £35,298 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSI across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in London

MSI
Salary Trend in London

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

MSI Salary Trend in London

MSI
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSI across the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2014.

MSI Salary Histogram in London

MSI
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the London region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
City of London -20 18 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Hayes - 1 £78,000 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 101 (77.69%) Windows
2 75 (57.69%) SCCM
3 68 (52.31%) Microsoft App-V
4 66 (50.77%) Citrix
5 65 (50.00%) VBScript
6 64 (49.23%) VB
7 62 (47.69%) Windows 7
8 53 (40.77%) PowerShell
9 48 (36.92%) Microsoft
10 47 (36.15%) Application Packaging
11 44 (33.85%) Finance
12 30 (23.08%) XenDesktop
13 26 (20.00%) Windows 8
13 26 (20.00%) WSUS
14 25 (19.23%) IIS
15 24 (18.46%) Active Directory
16 23 (17.69%) AppSense
16 23 (17.69%) XenApp
17 22 (16.92%) CA
18 21 (16.15%) OCX
19 20 (15.38%) SQL Server
19 20 (15.38%) XML
19 20 (15.38%) .NET
20 19 (14.62%) SQL
20 19 (14.62%) Configuration Management
20 19 (14.62%) VMware
21 18 (13.85%) BizTalk Server
21 18 (13.85%) C#
21 18 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
21 18 (13.85%) Software Packaging

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 25 (19.23%) IIS
2 18 (13.85%) BizTalk Server
3 16 (12.31%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.08%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.08%) Internet
2 7 (5.38%) DHCP
2 7 (5.38%) DNS
2 7 (5.38%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.77%) Wireless
3 1 (0.77%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.31%) PowerCenter
2 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (13.08%) WiX
2 16 (12.31%) Subversion
2 16 (12.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 16 (12.31%) Jenkins
3 15 (11.54%) MSBuild
4 14 (10.77%) AdminStudio
5 12 (9.23%) InstallShield
6 11 (8.46%) NUnit
7 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (33.85%) Finance
2 15 (11.54%) Banking
3 10 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.38%) Law
5 2 (1.54%) Electronics
6 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (38.46%) Applications Packager
2 16 (12.31%) Analyst
3 14 (10.77%) Build Manager
4 9 (6.92%) Desktop Engineer
4 9 (6.92%) Desktop Support
5 8 (6.15%) Desktop Analyst
6 7 (5.38%) Developer
7 6 (4.62%) Applications Support
7 6 (4.62%) Deployment Engineer
7 6 (4.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (4.62%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 6 (4.62%) Senior Desktop Support
8 5 (3.85%) Citrix Specialist
8 5 (3.85%) Software Manager
9 4 (3.08%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (3.08%) Senior Wintel Engineer
9 4 (3.08%) SCCM Specialist
9 4 (3.08%) Release Analyst
9 4 (3.08%) Architect
10 3 (2.31%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (36.15%) Application Packaging
2 21 (16.15%) OCX
3 20 (15.38%) .NET
3 20 (15.38%) XML
4 18 (13.85%) Software Packaging
5 4 (3.08%) WCF
5 4 (3.08%) XSD
5 4 (3.08%) EDI
5 4 (3.08%) Middleware
6 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.31%) Web Services
7 2 (1.54%) WPF
7 2 (1.54%) jQuery
7 2 (1.54%) RESTful
7 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.54%) Ajax
8 1 (0.77%) .NET Remoting
8 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.15%) Clustering
2 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.77%) VLE
4 1 (0.77%) New Media
4 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 101 (77.69%) Windows
2 62 (47.69%) Windows 7
3 26 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 18 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (13.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (6.92%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.85%) Linux
8 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.62%) Configuration Management
2 15 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (10.77%) Release Management
3 14 (10.77%) Change Control
4 10 (7.69%) Software Distribution
5 9 (6.92%) Software Engineering
6 7 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.62%) Software Deployment
8 5 (3.85%) ITIL
8 5 (3.85%) DNA
9 4 (3.08%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.08%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.08%) Test Planning
10 3 (2.31%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (2.31%) Service Management
11 2 (1.54%) Benchmarking
11 2 (1.54%) OOP
11 2 (1.54%) OO
11 2 (1.54%) Migration
11 2 (1.54%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (50.00%) VBScript
2 64 (49.23%) VB
3 53 (40.77%) PowerShell
4 19 (14.62%) SQL
5 18 (13.85%) C#
6 2 (1.54%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.77%) C
7 1 (0.77%) Java
7 1 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.92%) MCSE
3 6 (4.62%) Degree
4 1 (0.77%) MCSA
4 1 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (52.31%) Microsoft App-V
2 30 (23.08%) XenDesktop
3 24 (18.46%) Active Directory
4 23 (17.69%) XenApp
5 17 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (4.62%) vSphere
7 5 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (3.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 75 (57.69%) SCCM
2 26 (20.00%) WSUS
3 16 (12.31%) AppDNA
4 4 (3.08%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 66 (50.77%) Citrix
2 48 (36.92%) Microsoft
3 23 (17.69%) AppSense
4 22 (16.92%) CA
5 19 (14.62%) VMware
6 17 (13.08%) Oracle
7 6 (4.62%) Cisco
8 4 (3.08%) Symantec
9 1 (0.77%) BMC
9 1 (0.77%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.77%) ServiceNow
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago