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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 585 597 547
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -50
Permanent jobs citing MSI 33 16 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.037% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 0.22% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 58
Average salary £50,000 £41,877 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.39% -11.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +3.65%
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
6569 7150 7315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.10% 16.66% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5466 5879 6336
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 £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
(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 - 11 £50,000 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 70 (98.59%) Windows
2 63 (88.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 43 (60.56%) Application Packaging
3 43 (60.56%) Windows 7
4 41 (57.75%) Citrix
5 40 (56.34%) Microsoft
6 38 (53.52%) SCCM
7 35 (49.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 33 (46.48%) InstallShield
9 27 (38.03%) XenApp
10 24 (33.80%) Active Directory
11 22 (30.99%) PowerShell
12 20 (28.17%) VMware
13 18 (25.35%) MS Excel
13 18 (25.35%) Windows XP
13 18 (25.35%) MCSE
13 18 (25.35%) ITIL
14 15 (21.13%) MCP
14 15 (21.13%) XenDesktop
14 15 (21.13%) Windows 8
14 15 (21.13%) WMI
15 14 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2013
15 14 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (19.72%) MS Exchange
16 13 (18.31%) Law
16 13 (18.31%) AppSense
17 12 (16.90%) Citrix Certification
18 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
19 10 (14.08%) Client/Server
19 10 (14.08%) EMC

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 14 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2013
1 14 (19.72%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (19.72%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
3 8 (11.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (9.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (25.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) NetScaler
2 3 (4.23%) SAN
2 3 (4.23%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.41%) SMS
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (46.48%) InstallShield
2 3 (4.23%) WinDbg
3 2 (2.82%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.41%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 13 (18.31%) Law
2 9 (12.68%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Analyst
2 19 (26.76%) Applications Packager
3 12 (16.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) Deployment Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) SCCM Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Coordinator
7 5 (7.04%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Deployment Specialist
7 5 (7.04%) SCCM Specialist
8 4 (5.63%) Citrix Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.23%) Release Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Server Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (60.56%) Application Packaging
2 10 (14.08%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Client/Server
2 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.23%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.82%) New Media
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 70 (98.59%) Windows
2 43 (60.56%) Windows 7
3 18 (25.35%) Windows XP
4 15 (21.13%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.23%) Linux
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) ITIL
2 10 (14.08%) Migration
3 7 (9.86%) Asset Management
3 7 (9.86%) IT Asset Management
4 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
4 5 (7.04%) Software Licensing
5 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.63%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.23%) Service Management
6 3 (4.23%) Release Management
6 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.23%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.82%) Online Marketing
7 2 (2.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.82%) Investment Management
8 1 (1.41%) Workflow
8 1 (1.41%) Time Management
8 1 (1.41%) Compatibility Testing
8 1 (1.41%) Product Management
8 1 (1.41%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.99%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.86%) VBScript
3 5 (7.04%) VB
4 3 (4.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (49.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (25.35%) MCSE
3 15 (21.13%) MCP
4 12 (16.90%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (14.08%) MCITP
6 9 (12.68%) Degree
7 8 (11.27%) CCIA
8 7 (9.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (9.86%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (7.04%) MCSA
10 1 (1.41%) CCEA
10 1 (1.41%) CCA
10 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.41%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (88.73%) Microsoft App-V
2 27 (38.03%) XenApp
3 24 (33.80%) Active Directory
4 15 (21.13%) XenDesktop
5 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (4.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (53.52%) SCCM
2 15 (21.13%) WMI
3 10 (14.08%) XenMobile
4 5 (7.04%) AppDNA
5 2 (2.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (57.75%) Citrix
2 40 (56.34%) Microsoft
3 20 (28.17%) VMware
4 13 (18.31%) AppSense
5 10 (14.08%) EMC
6 9 (12.68%) Novell
7 3 (4.23%) HP
7 3 (4.23%) NetApp
7 3 (4.23%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.82%) Lumension
8 2 (2.82%) Altiris
8 2 (2.82%) Symantec
8 2 (2.82%) McAfee
9 1 (1.41%) MobileIron
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