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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 598 619 636
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +17
Permanent jobs citing MSI 25 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.066% 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 0.41% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 19
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,500 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -22.35%
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
7429 6624 7311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 18.35% 16.14% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6479 5513 5985
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
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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 +65 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Mitcham - 1 £32,500 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 49 (83.05%) SCCM
2 45 (76.27%) Windows
3 38 (64.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 29 (49.15%) PowerShell
5 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
5 23 (38.98%) Citrix
6 21 (35.59%) Active Directory
7 20 (33.90%) SQL
7 20 (33.90%) VMware
8 19 (32.20%) InstallShield
9 14 (23.73%) VBScript
9 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
9 14 (23.73%) XenApp
9 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (22.03%) Software Deployment
10 13 (22.03%) Windows 7
10 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
10 13 (22.03%) ITIL
11 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (16.95%) Windows Server
12 9 (15.25%) Mobile Device Management
12 9 (15.25%) NetScaler
12 9 (15.25%) WAN
12 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (13.56%) Fat Client
13 8 (13.56%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (13.56%) Apple iOS
13 8 (13.56%) Degree
13 8 (13.56%) Thin Client
13 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Office 365
2 3 (5.08%) Mimecast
3 2 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) NetScaler
1 9 (15.25%) WAN
2 6 (10.17%) Firewall
3 5 (8.47%) DHCP
3 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.78%) Internet
4 4 (6.78%) LAN
5 3 (5.08%) DNS
6 2 (3.39%) SAN
7 1 (1.69%) Network Security
7 1 (1.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) InstallShield
2 4 (6.78%) AdminStudio
3 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.69%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
1 6 (10.17%) Legal
2 4 (6.78%) Law
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Applications Packager
2 8 (13.56%) Architect
3 7 (11.86%) Administrator
3 7 (11.86%) Citrix Administrator
3 7 (11.86%) Deployment Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) MSI Packager
5 5 (8.47%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Applications Specialist
5 5 (8.47%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Software Deployment Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Junior
6 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Architect
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Software Packaging
2 3 (5.08%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.56%) Fat Client
2 8 (13.56%) Thin Client
3 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.08%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.08%) BYOD
6 1 (1.69%) Clustering
6 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.69%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 45 (76.27%) Windows
2 13 (22.03%) Windows 7
3 10 (16.95%) Windows Server
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (13.56%) Apple iOS
6 7 (11.86%) Windows 8
7 5 (8.47%) Android
8 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) ITIL
1 13 (22.03%) Software Deployment
2 9 (15.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
3 8 (13.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (11.86%) Project Management
5 6 (10.17%) Application Packaging
5 6 (10.17%) Network Design
6 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (6.78%) Functional Testing
8 3 (5.08%) Compatibility Testing
8 3 (5.08%) Migration
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.39%) Business Transformation
10 1 (1.69%) Document Management
10 1 (1.69%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (1.69%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) PowerShell
2 20 (33.90%) SQL
3 14 (23.73%) VBScript
4 3 (5.08%) C#
4 3 (5.08%) VBA
5 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) MCP
2 5 (8.47%) MCTS
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.78%) MCSA
4 2 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.69%) CCA
5 1 (1.69%) CCEA
5 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
System Software
1 38 (64.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 21 (35.59%) Active Directory
3 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (23.73%) XenApp
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (10.17%) vSphere
5 5 (8.47%) XenDesktop
5 5 (8.47%) XenServer
6 1 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.69%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 49 (83.05%) SCCM
2 7 (11.86%) WSUS
3 6 (10.17%) SCOM
4 5 (8.47%) SCOrch
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Intune
6 2 (3.39%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.69%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.69%) Sysprep
7 1 (1.69%) WMI
7 1 (1.69%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) Citrix
1 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
2 20 (33.90%) VMware
3 7 (11.86%) Apple
4 6 (10.17%) Adobe
4 6 (10.17%) iManage
5 5 (8.47%) AppSense
6 2 (3.39%) Bloomberg
6 2 (3.39%) Cognizant
6 2 (3.39%) Fidessa
6 2 (3.39%) Reuters
7 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.69%) Google
7 1 (1.69%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) NetApp
7 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.69%) Symantec