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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 638 606 661
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +55
Permanent jobs citing MSI 19 61 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.045% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.85% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 51 46
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £45,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
8159 7203 8512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.32% 16.14% 17.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7106 6006 7059
Average salary £57,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.54% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 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 30 April 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
(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 +35 3 £45,000 -14.28%
Kingston Upon Thames +7 2 £60,000 +26.31%
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 35 (79.55%) Windows
2 34 (77.27%) SCCM
3 24 (54.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 23 (52.27%) Citrix
5 17 (38.64%) PowerShell
6 16 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 16 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 16 (36.36%) ITIL
7 14 (31.82%) MS Excel
7 14 (31.82%) XenApp
8 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (29.55%) SQL
8 13 (29.55%) VBScript
9 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 12 (27.27%) InstallShield
9 12 (27.27%) Application Packaging
9 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (25.00%) Software Deployment
10 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
12 7 (15.91%) AdminStudio
12 7 (15.91%) VMware
12 7 (15.91%) Finance
12 7 (15.91%) NetScaler
12 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
13 6 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
13 6 (13.64%) Application Discovery
13 6 (13.64%) Publishing

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) NetScaler
2 4 (9.09%) Firewall
2 4 (9.09%) Internet
2 4 (9.09%) LAN
2 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.09%) WAN
3 2 (4.55%) Wireless
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) InstallShield
2 7 (15.91%) AdminStudio
3 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.55%) NUnit
5 1 (2.27%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Publishing
3 4 (9.09%) Legal
4 2 (4.55%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Applications Packager
2 7 (15.91%) Applications Specialist
3 5 (11.36%) Deployment Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) SCCM Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Software Deployment Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Developer
4 4 (9.09%) SCCM Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Senior SCCM Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Junior
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Software Packaging
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 2 (4.55%) MAPI
2 2 (4.55%) RESTful
2 2 (4.55%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (4.55%) WCF
2 2 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 6 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.27%) BYOD
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (79.55%) Windows
2 16 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
5 5 (11.36%) Windows 10
5 5 (11.36%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.09%) Android
7 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) ITIL
2 12 (27.27%) Application Packaging
3 11 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 6 (13.64%) Application Discovery
4 6 (13.64%) Change Management
4 6 (13.64%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (11.36%) Project Management
6 4 (9.09%) Service Management
6 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Application Virtualisation
7 3 (6.82%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.55%) Android Development
8 2 (4.55%) Code Coverage
8 2 (4.55%) iOS Development
8 2 (4.55%) MVVM
8 2 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (4.55%) SOLID
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) PowerShell
2 13 (29.55%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) VBScript
3 4 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) VBA
4 2 (4.55%) XAML
5 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) MCITP
2 2 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) CCA
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 16 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 14 (31.82%) XenApp
4 5 (11.36%) XenDesktop
5 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (9.09%) vSphere
6 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (77.27%) SCCM
2 6 (13.64%) SCOM
3 5 (11.36%) SCOrch
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Intune
4 4 (9.09%) WSUS
5 2 (4.55%) AppDNA
5 2 (4.55%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Citrix
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.91%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) Adobe
4 3 (6.82%) Apple
4 3 (6.82%) AppSense
5 2 (4.55%) Bloomberg
5 2 (4.55%) Cognizant
5 2 (4.55%) Fidessa
5 2 (4.55%) IBM
5 2 (4.55%) iManage
5 2 (4.55%) Reuters
6 1 (2.27%) Google
6 1 (2.27%) Wyse