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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 594 478 560
Rank change year-on-year
-116 +82
Permanent jobs citing MSI 43 128 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 1.81% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 42 103 73
Average salary £53,000 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
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
7590 7060 7475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.52% 16.10% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6369 5942 6513
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 18 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 18 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 -18 11 £53,500 +18.88% 5
Hayes - 1 £78,000 - 1
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 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 (80.80%) Windows
2 69 (55.20%) SCCM
3 65 (52.00%) VBScript
3 65 (52.00%) Citrix
4 64 (51.20%) VB
4 64 (51.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 63 (50.40%) Windows 7
6 53 (42.40%) PowerShell
7 46 (36.80%) Microsoft
8 44 (35.20%) Finance
8 44 (35.20%) Application Packaging
9 29 (23.20%) XenDesktop
10 27 (21.60%) Windows 8
11 26 (20.80%) WSUS
12 24 (19.20%) Active Directory
13 23 (18.40%) IIS
13 23 (18.40%) XenApp
14 22 (17.60%) CA
14 22 (17.60%) AppSense
15 21 (16.80%) OCX
16 20 (16.00%) SQL
16 20 (16.00%) SQL Server
17 19 (15.20%) XML
17 19 (15.20%) Software Packaging
18 18 (14.40%) Windows Server 2012
18 18 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (14.40%) Configuration Management
19 17 (13.60%) Internet
19 17 (13.60%) BizTalk Server
19 17 (13.60%) C#

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 23 (18.40%) IIS
2 17 (13.60%) BizTalk Server
3 16 (12.80%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.80%) MS Office
2 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.60%) Internet
2 9 (7.20%) NetScaler
3 7 (5.60%) DHCP
3 7 (5.60%) DNS
4 1 (0.80%) VLAN
4 1 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.40%) PowerCenter
3 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (13.60%) WiX
2 16 (12.80%) Jenkins
2 16 (12.80%) Subversion
2 16 (12.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 14 (11.20%) MSBuild
4 13 (10.40%) InstallShield
5 11 (8.80%) NUnit
6 9 (7.20%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (35.20%) Finance
2 15 (12.00%) Banking
3 10 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.80%) Law
5 2 (1.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.80%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 49 (39.20%) Applications Packager
2 19 (15.20%) Analyst
3 14 (11.20%) Build Manager
4 9 (7.20%) Desktop Engineer
4 9 (7.20%) Desktop Support
5 8 (6.40%) Desktop Analyst
6 7 (5.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (4.80%) Applications Support
7 6 (4.80%) Deployment Engineer
7 6 (4.80%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 6 (4.80%) Senior Desktop Support
8 5 (4.00%) Citrix Specialist
8 5 (4.00%) Developer
8 5 (4.00%) SCCM Specialist
8 5 (4.00%) Software Manager
9 4 (3.20%) Citrix Administrator
9 4 (3.20%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) SCCM Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) Senior Wintel Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (35.20%) Application Packaging
2 21 (16.80%) OCX
3 19 (15.20%) XML
3 19 (15.20%) Software Packaging
4 17 (13.60%) .NET
5 4 (3.20%) Middleware
6 3 (2.40%) XSD
6 3 (2.40%) EDI
7 2 (1.60%) Web Services
8 1 (0.80%) WinForms
8 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.80%) JRockit
8 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.80%) WCF
8 1 (0.80%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.60%) Clustering
3 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.60%) New Media
6 1 (0.80%) VLE
6 1 (0.80%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 101 (80.80%) Windows
2 63 (50.40%) Windows 7
3 27 (21.60%) Windows 8
4 18 (14.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (7.20%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.00%) Linux
8 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.40%) Configuration Management
2 15 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (11.20%) Release Management
3 14 (11.20%) Change Control
4 10 (8.00%) Software Distribution
5 9 (7.20%) Software Engineering
6 8 (6.40%) ITIL
7 6 (4.80%) Software Deployment
8 4 (3.20%) Software Licensing
8 4 (3.20%) IT Asset Management
8 4 (3.20%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.20%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.40%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.40%) Service Management
9 3 (2.40%) Test Planning
9 3 (2.40%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (1.60%) Online Marketing
10 2 (1.60%) DNA
11 1 (0.80%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (0.80%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (52.00%) VBScript
2 64 (51.20%) VB
3 53 (42.40%) PowerShell
4 20 (16.00%) SQL
5 17 (13.60%) C#
6 1 (0.80%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (9.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.20%) MCSE
3 5 (4.00%) Degree
4 2 (1.60%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (1.60%) MCSA
5 1 (0.80%) MCP
5 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) SLA
1 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 64 (51.20%) Microsoft App-V
2 29 (23.20%) XenDesktop
3 24 (19.20%) Active Directory
4 23 (18.40%) XenApp
5 14 (11.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (5.60%) vSphere
7 5 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (3.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 69 (55.20%) SCCM
2 26 (20.80%) WSUS
3 12 (9.60%) AppDNA
4 4 (3.20%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.80%) WMI
5 1 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.80%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 65 (52.00%) Citrix
2 46 (36.80%) Microsoft
3 22 (17.60%) CA
3 22 (17.60%) AppSense
4 17 (13.60%) Oracle
4 17 (13.60%) VMware
5 4 (3.20%) Symantec
6 3 (2.40%) Cisco
7 1 (0.80%) BMC
7 1 (0.80%) EMC
7 1 (0.80%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.80%) ServiceNow
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £48k - 58k per year + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hayes
Real Staffing
Salary: £73000 - £83000 per annum + bonus, benefits & pension
Posted: 15 days ago