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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 559 586 550
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -36
Permanent jobs citing MSI 60 74 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.84% 0.86% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 51 70 37
Average salary £54,000 £54,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
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
7172 8565 6491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.61% 17.54% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5997 7266 5566
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 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
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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 +25 10 £52,500 -2.77% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £47,500 - 2
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 83 (89.25%) Windows
2 75 (80.65%) Microsoft App-V
3 66 (70.97%) SCCM
4 65 (69.89%) Windows 7
5 49 (52.69%) Application Packaging
6 48 (51.61%) InstallShield
7 43 (46.24%) Microsoft
8 41 (44.09%) Citrix
9 34 (36.56%) PowerShell
10 29 (31.18%) XenApp
11 24 (25.81%) Active Directory
12 22 (23.66%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (20.43%) Finance
14 18 (19.35%) Law
14 18 (19.35%) SharePoint
14 18 (19.35%) VBScript
15 17 (18.28%) MCSE
16 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
16 15 (16.13%) VMware
17 14 (15.05%) ITIL
18 13 (13.98%) Windows XP
18 13 (13.98%) WSUS
19 12 (12.90%) Hedge funds
19 12 (12.90%) Data Centre
20 11 (11.83%) Windows Server 2008
20 11 (11.83%) XenDesktop
20 11 (11.83%) WMI
20 11 (11.83%) MCSA
21 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
21 10 (10.75%) Migration

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 18 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.30%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.08%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) DHCP
1 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
1 8 (8.60%) DNS
2 4 (4.30%) NetScaler
2 4 (4.30%) Internet
3 3 (3.23%) Wireshark
3 3 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 48 (51.61%) InstallShield
2 8 (8.60%) WinDbg
2 8 (8.60%) AdminStudio
3 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 18 (19.35%) Law
3 10 (10.75%) Legal
4 3 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (23.66%) Analyst
1 22 (23.66%) Applications Packager
2 15 (16.13%) SCCM Engineer
3 11 (11.83%) SCCM Specialist
3 11 (11.83%) Deployment Specialist
3 11 (11.83%) Deployment Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Applications Specialist
5 8 (8.60%) Desktop Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Applications Support
7 5 (5.38%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Coordinator
8 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Professional Services Engineer
10 2 (2.15%) WPF Developer
10 2 (2.15%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (52.69%) Application Packaging
2 9 (9.68%) Software Packaging
3 6 (6.45%) .NET
4 5 (5.38%) WCF
4 5 (5.38%) WPF
5 4 (4.30%) OCX
6 3 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.23%) HTML
7 1 (1.08%) COM
7 1 (1.08%) CSS
7 1 (1.08%) HTML5
7 1 (1.08%) CSS3
7 1 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Hedge funds
1 12 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.68%) Client/Server
2 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.23%) CMDB
6 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.15%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.15%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.08%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.08%) Life Science
7 1 (1.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 83 (89.25%) Windows
2 65 (69.89%) Windows 7
3 13 (13.98%) Windows XP
4 11 (11.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.60%) Windows 8
6 6 (6.45%) Apple iOS
6 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.45%) Android
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.05%) ITIL
2 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (10.75%) Migration
2 10 (10.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 9 (9.68%) Configuration Management
4 8 (8.60%) Patch Management
5 7 (7.53%) Validation
5 7 (7.53%) Project Management
5 7 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (6.45%) Change Control
6 6 (6.45%) Functional Testing
6 6 (6.45%) Software Distribution
6 6 (6.45%) Android Development
6 6 (6.45%) iOS Development
6 6 (6.45%) Software License Management
7 4 (4.30%) Time Management
7 4 (4.30%) ITSM
8 3 (3.23%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.23%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.56%) PowerShell
2 18 (19.35%) VBScript
3 8 (8.60%) SQL
4 6 (6.45%) C#
4 6 (6.45%) Java
5 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.08%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (23.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (18.28%) MCSE
3 11 (11.83%) MCSA
4 10 (10.75%) Degree
5 6 (6.45%) MCITP
6 5 (5.38%) MCP
6 5 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.08%) CAPM
7 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (80.65%) Microsoft App-V
2 29 (31.18%) XenApp
3 24 (25.81%) Active Directory
4 11 (11.83%) XenDesktop
5 7 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (3.23%) XenServer
7 1 (1.08%) Xen
7 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 66 (70.97%) SCCM
2 13 (13.98%) WSUS
3 11 (11.83%) WMI
4 9 (9.68%) BMC Marimba
5 8 (8.60%) XenMobile
6 6 (6.45%) BladeLogic
7 3 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (46.24%) Microsoft
2 41 (44.09%) Citrix
3 15 (16.13%) VMware
4 9 (9.68%) AppSense
5 8 (8.60%) Altiris
5 8 (8.60%) LANDesk
6 7 (7.53%) Symantec
6 7 (7.53%) McAfee
6 7 (7.53%) Lumension
7 6 (6.45%) BMC
8 5 (5.38%) EMC
9 1 (1.08%) Reuters
9 1 (1.08%) Bloomberg
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 55-65kDOE+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 50-55kDOE+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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