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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 556 469 571
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +102
Permanent jobs citing MSI 65 149 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.80% 2.04% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 62 118 70
Average salary £57,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.92% +12.85%
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
8096 7302 7302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.06% 16.25% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6843 6219 6375
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -26 23 £59,000 +31.11% 1
Hayes - 1 £78,000 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 100 (77.52%) Windows
2 75 (58.14%) SCCM
3 66 (51.16%) Microsoft App-V
4 65 (50.39%) VBScript
4 65 (50.39%) Citrix
5 64 (49.61%) VB
6 62 (48.06%) Windows 7
7 52 (40.31%) PowerShell
8 47 (36.43%) Microsoft
8 47 (36.43%) Application Packaging
9 43 (33.33%) Finance
10 30 (23.26%) XenDesktop
11 26 (20.16%) WSUS
11 26 (20.16%) IIS
12 25 (19.38%) Windows 8
13 23 (17.83%) XenApp
13 23 (17.83%) Active Directory
13 23 (17.83%) AppSense
14 22 (17.05%) CA
15 21 (16.28%) OCX
15 21 (16.28%) XML
15 21 (16.28%) .NET
16 20 (15.50%) SQL Server
17 19 (14.73%) C#
17 19 (14.73%) SQL
18 18 (13.95%) Oracle
18 18 (13.95%) Configuration Management
18 18 (13.95%) BizTalk Server
18 18 (13.95%) VMware
18 18 (13.95%) WiX

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (20.16%) IIS
2 18 (13.95%) BizTalk Server
3 17 (13.18%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.10%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.18%) Internet
2 7 (5.43%) DHCP
2 7 (5.43%) DNS
3 6 (4.65%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.78%) VLAN
4 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.33%) PowerCenter
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (13.95%) WiX
2 17 (13.18%) Subversion
2 17 (13.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 16 (12.40%) Jenkins
4 15 (11.63%) MSBuild
4 15 (11.63%) AdminStudio
5 12 (9.30%) NUnit
6 11 (8.53%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.78%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (33.33%) Finance
2 15 (11.63%) Banking
3 10 (7.75%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.43%) Law
5 2 (1.55%) Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 50 (38.76%) Applications Packager
2 14 (10.85%) Build Manager
2 14 (10.85%) Analyst
3 9 (6.98%) Desktop Engineer
3 9 (6.98%) Desktop Support
4 8 (6.20%) Desktop Analyst
5 7 (5.43%) Developer
6 6 (4.65%) Applications Support
6 6 (4.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (4.65%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 6 (4.65%) Senior Desktop Support
7 5 (3.88%) Software Manager
7 5 (3.88%) Citrix Specialist
7 5 (3.88%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (3.10%) Architect
8 4 (3.10%) Release Analyst
8 4 (3.10%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (3.10%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 4 (3.10%) SCCM Specialist
9 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (36.43%) Application Packaging
2 21 (16.28%) OCX
2 21 (16.28%) XML
2 21 (16.28%) .NET
3 17 (13.18%) Software Packaging
4 4 (3.10%) XSD
4 4 (3.10%) EDI
4 4 (3.10%) Middleware
4 4 (3.10%) WCF
5 3 (2.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.33%) Web Services
6 2 (1.55%) Ajax
6 2 (1.55%) RESTful
6 2 (1.55%) jQuery
6 2 (1.55%) WPF
6 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.78%) .NET Remoting
7 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.20%) Clustering
2 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.78%) VLE
3 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 100 (77.52%) Windows
2 62 (48.06%) Windows 7
3 25 (19.38%) Windows 8
4 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (13.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.43%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.88%) Linux
8 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.95%) Configuration Management
2 15 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (11.63%) Release Management
3 14 (10.85%) Change Control
4 10 (7.75%) Software Engineering
4 10 (7.75%) Software Distribution
5 7 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (4.65%) Software Deployment
7 5 (3.88%) DNA
8 4 (3.10%) ITIL
8 4 (3.10%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (2.33%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.33%) Service Management
10 2 (1.55%) OOP
10 2 (1.55%) OO
10 2 (1.55%) Benchmarking
10 2 (1.55%) Project Management
10 2 (1.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 65 (50.39%) VBScript
2 64 (49.61%) VB
3 52 (40.31%) PowerShell
4 19 (14.73%) C#
4 19 (14.73%) SQL
5 2 (1.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.78%) XPath
6 1 (0.78%) C
6 1 (0.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (6.98%) MCSE
2 5 (3.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (51.16%) Microsoft App-V
2 30 (23.26%) XenDesktop
3 23 (17.83%) XenApp
3 23 (17.83%) Active Directory
4 17 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.88%) vSphere
5 5 (3.88%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (3.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 75 (58.14%) SCCM
2 26 (20.16%) WSUS
3 15 (11.63%) AppDNA
4 4 (3.10%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 65 (50.39%) Citrix
2 47 (36.43%) Microsoft
3 23 (17.83%) AppSense
4 22 (17.05%) CA
5 18 (13.95%) Oracle
5 18 (13.95%) VMware
6 6 (4.65%) Cisco
7 4 (3.10%) Symantec
8 1 (0.78%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.78%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.78%) BMC
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago