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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 562 599 529
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -70
Permanent jobs citing MSI 45 48 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 0.61% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 41 39 56
Average salary £52,500 £48,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +5.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,214 £37,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,800 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +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
6854 7881 7230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.02% 17.35% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5696 6457 6226
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +6 12 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £47,500 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 80 (95.24%) Windows
2 71 (84.52%) Microsoft App-V
3 55 (65.48%) Application Packaging
4 54 (64.29%) SCCM
4 54 (64.29%) Windows 7
5 47 (55.95%) Citrix
6 41 (48.81%) InstallShield
6 41 (48.81%) Microsoft
7 39 (46.43%) XenApp
8 34 (40.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (34.52%) PowerShell
10 24 (28.57%) Active Directory
11 22 (26.19%) VMware
12 20 (23.81%) MCSE
13 18 (21.43%) WMI
14 17 (20.24%) Law
14 17 (20.24%) SharePoint
15 16 (19.05%) Windows XP
15 16 (19.05%) ITIL
16 15 (17.86%) Finance
16 15 (17.86%) XenDesktop
17 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (16.67%) MCP
18 13 (15.48%) MS Exchange
18 13 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2010
18 13 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2013
19 12 (14.29%) XenMobile
19 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
20 11 (13.10%) VBScript
20 11 (13.10%) Migration

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (20.24%) SharePoint
2 13 (15.48%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.19%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) NetScaler
2 5 (5.95%) DHCP
2 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.95%) DNS
3 4 (4.76%) Internet
4 3 (3.57%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (3.57%) SAN
4 3 (3.57%) SMS
5 2 (2.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (48.81%) InstallShield
2 7 (8.33%) AdminStudio
3 4 (4.76%) WinDbg
4 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.19%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 17 (20.24%) Law
2 15 (17.86%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Local Government
4 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (28.57%) Analyst
2 19 (22.62%) Applications Packager
3 11 (13.10%) SCCM Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (10.71%) Deployment Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Deployment Specialist
5 9 (10.71%) SCCM Specialist
6 6 (7.14%) Coordinator
7 5 (5.95%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.57%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Applications Specialist
10 2 (2.38%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (2.38%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (65.48%) Application Packaging
2 7 (8.33%) Software Packaging
3 4 (4.76%) OCX
4 3 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.57%) .NET
4 3 (3.57%) WCF
5 2 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Client/Server
2 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.38%) CMDB
6 2 (2.38%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.38%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.19%) PMI
7 1 (1.19%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 80 (95.24%) Windows
2 54 (64.29%) Windows 7
3 16 (19.05%) Windows XP
4 10 (11.90%) Windows 8
5 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.57%) Android
6 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.57%) Linux
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.05%) ITIL
2 11 (13.10%) Migration
3 6 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (7.14%) Validation
3 6 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 6 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.95%) Project Management
4 5 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.76%) Time Management
6 3 (3.57%) Release Management
6 3 (3.57%) Change Control
6 3 (3.57%) Software Distribution
6 3 (3.57%) Android Development
6 3 (3.57%) iOS Development
6 3 (3.57%) IT Asset Management
7 2 (2.38%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (2.38%) Line Management
7 2 (2.38%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.52%) PowerShell
2 11 (13.10%) VBScript
3 5 (5.95%) SQL
4 3 (3.57%) C#
4 3 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (40.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (23.81%) MCSE
3 14 (16.67%) MCP
4 10 (11.90%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (11.90%) MCITP
4 10 (11.90%) Degree
5 9 (10.71%) MCSA
6 8 (9.52%) CCIA
7 7 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.19%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) SLA
1 3 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 71 (84.52%) Microsoft App-V
2 39 (46.43%) XenApp
3 24 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 15 (17.86%) XenDesktop
5 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (3.57%) XenServer
7 1 (1.19%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (64.29%) SCCM
2 18 (21.43%) WMI
3 12 (14.29%) XenMobile
4 7 (8.33%) WSUS
5 6 (7.14%) BMC Marimba
6 4 (4.76%) BladeLogic
7 2 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (55.95%) Citrix
2 41 (48.81%) Microsoft
3 22 (26.19%) VMware
4 11 (13.10%) AppSense
5 9 (10.71%) EMC
5 9 (10.71%) Novell
6 4 (4.76%) BMC
7 3 (3.57%) NetApp
7 3 (3.57%) HP
7 3 (3.57%) Symantec
7 3 (3.57%) McAfee
7 3 (3.57%) Altiris
7 3 (3.57%) LANDesk
7 3 (3.57%) Lumension
8 1 (1.19%) Reuters
8 1 (1.19%) Bloomberg
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