The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 248 240 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing MSI 3 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.049% 0.24% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.24% 1.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 0
Median salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -11.76%
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1269 1234 1251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.82% 18.46% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1086 1073
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing MSI as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MSI
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MSI Salary Trend in the North West

MSI
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 2 £45,750 +52.50%
Lancashire - 1 £40,000 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing MSI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for MSI.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (80.00%) AppSense
2 8 (80.00%) SCCM
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Application Packaging
4 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) Life Science
4 5 (50.00%) QA
4 5 (50.00%) Banking
4 5 (50.00%) Retail
4 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
4 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) BMC
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 2000
4 5 (50.00%) VBScript
4 5 (50.00%) VB
4 5 (50.00%) Windows NT
4 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (50.00%) XenApp
4 5 (50.00%) AppDNA
4 5 (50.00%) Software Deployment
4 5 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
4 5 (50.00%) Software Delivery

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
2 3 (30.00%) InstallShield
3 2 (20.00%) GitLab
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
1 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Applications Packager
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (50.00%) Life Science
2 2 (20.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 5 (50.00%) Windows NT
3 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Application Packaging
2 5 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 5 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (50.00%) VB
1 5 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) SCCM
2 5 (50.00%) AppDNA
3 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (20.00%) Puppet
3 2 (20.00%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) AppSense
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) BMC
2 5 (50.00%) VMware