The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 161 184 193
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +9
Permanent jobs citing MSI 13 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.40% 0.026% 0.049%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.81% 0.18% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
MSI
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
717 547 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.25% 14.30% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 618 478 578
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSI across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MSI
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSI across the Manchester region.

MSI Salary Trend in Manchester

MSI
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Bolton - 3 £30,000 -
MSI
North West

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (100.00%) SCCM
2 19 (95.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
4 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (65.00%) Migration
5 11 (55.00%) MCP
5 11 (55.00%) Client/Server
5 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (55.00%) AppSense
5 11 (55.00%) MCITP
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (25.00%) ITIL
9 4 (20.00%) VBScript
9 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
9 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (15.00%) Citrix
10 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
10 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (15.00%) DNS
10 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
11 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
11 2 (10.00%) Replication
11 2 (10.00%) VMware
11 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
11 2 (10.00%) SLA
11 2 (10.00%) MCSE

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) SMTP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Technician
2 2 (10.00%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Application Packaging
1 2 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (55.00%) Client/Server
2 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (10.00%) Replication
5 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) VBScript
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (55.00%) MCP
2 11 (55.00%) MCITP
3 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) WSUS
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
3 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) AppSense
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Kaspersky
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee