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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 581 614 531
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -83
Permanent jobs citing MSI 40 31 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.068% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.42% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 86
Average salary £51,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.44% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,250 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £35,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -14.63%
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
7176 7316 7499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.10% 16.05% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6015 6074 6563
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 £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 December 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 17 December 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
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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 +10 9 £50,000 +18.51% 2
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 77 (92.77%) Windows
2 68 (81.93%) Microsoft App-V
3 51 (61.45%) Application Packaging
3 51 (61.45%) SCCM
4 50 (60.24%) Citrix
5 43 (51.81%) Windows 7
6 42 (50.60%) Microsoft
7 36 (43.37%) Active Directory
7 36 (43.37%) InstallShield
8 29 (34.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (28.92%) PowerShell
10 23 (27.71%) XenApp
11 21 (25.30%) VMware
12 18 (21.69%) Windows XP
13 17 (20.48%) MCSE
13 17 (20.48%) XenDesktop
13 17 (20.48%) Windows 8
14 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (16.87%) AppSense
16 13 (15.66%) VBScript
16 13 (15.66%) VB
16 13 (15.66%) MS Excel
16 13 (15.66%) Finance
16 13 (15.66%) Law
16 13 (15.66%) NetScaler
17 12 (14.46%) Citrix Certification
18 11 (13.25%) ITIL
18 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
18 11 (13.25%) AppDNA
19 10 (12.05%) MCP

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (12.05%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.82%) IIS
5 3 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 13 (15.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) NetScaler
2 5 (6.02%) DNS
3 4 (4.82%) DHCP
4 3 (3.61%) SAN
4 3 (3.61%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (43.37%) InstallShield
2 8 (9.64%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.20%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (1.20%) WiX
General
1 13 (15.66%) Finance
1 13 (15.66%) Law
2 7 (8.43%) Banking
2 7 (8.43%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
3 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.20%) Local Government
4 1 (1.20%) Legal
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
4 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (34.94%) Applications Packager
2 23 (27.71%) Analyst
3 9 (10.84%) Deployment Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) SCCM Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) Coordinator
6 5 (6.02%) Deployment Specialist
6 5 (6.02%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (6.02%) SCCM Specialist
7 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.82%) Citrix Administrator
7 4 (4.82%) Administrator
7 4 (4.82%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (3.61%) Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Applications Manager
8 3 (3.61%) BizTalk Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Server Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (61.45%) Application Packaging
2 10 (12.05%) Software Packaging
3 4 (4.82%) Middleware
4 3 (3.61%) XML
4 3 (3.61%) XSD
4 3 (3.61%) EDI
5 2 (2.41%) Web Services
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.20%) .NET
6 1 (1.20%) OCX
6 1 (1.20%) JRockit
6 1 (1.20%) .NET Remoting
6 1 (1.20%) WCF
6 1 (1.20%) WinForms
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (12.05%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.82%) Clustering
2 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.41%) New Media
5 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.20%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 77 (92.77%) Windows
2 43 (51.81%) Windows 7
3 18 (21.69%) Windows XP
4 17 (20.48%) Windows 8
5 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.61%) Linux
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.25%) ITIL
2 9 (10.84%) Migration
3 7 (8.43%) Configuration Management
3 7 (8.43%) Asset Management
3 7 (8.43%) Software Distribution
3 7 (8.43%) IT Asset Management
4 5 (6.02%) Software Licensing
5 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.61%) Service Management
6 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.61%) Business Analysis
6 3 (3.61%) Release Management
6 3 (3.61%) Test Planning
7 2 (2.41%) Online Marketing
7 2 (2.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.20%) SOA
8 1 (1.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.20%) Project Management
8 1 (1.20%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.20%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.92%) PowerShell
2 13 (15.66%) VBScript
2 13 (15.66%) VB
3 5 (6.02%) SQL
4 1 (1.20%) C#
4 1 (1.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (34.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (20.48%) MCSE
3 12 (14.46%) Citrix Certification
4 10 (12.05%) MCP
5 9 (10.84%) MCITP
5 9 (10.84%) Degree
6 8 (9.64%) CCIA
7 7 (8.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (6.02%) MCSA
9 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.20%) CCEA
10 1 (1.20%) CCA
10 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.20%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (81.93%) Microsoft App-V
2 36 (43.37%) Active Directory
3 23 (27.71%) XenApp
4 17 (20.48%) XenDesktop
5 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (6.02%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (4.82%) vSphere
8 1 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 51 (61.45%) SCCM
2 11 (13.25%) AppDNA
3 10 (12.05%) WMI
4 6 (7.23%) WSUS
5 5 (6.02%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 50 (60.24%) Citrix
2 42 (50.60%) Microsoft
3 21 (25.30%) VMware
4 14 (16.87%) AppSense
5 9 (10.84%) Novell
6 5 (6.02%) EMC
7 3 (3.61%) HP
7 3 (3.61%) NetApp
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle
8 1 (1.20%) CA
8 1 (1.20%) Symantec
8 1 (1.20%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.20%) MobileIron
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