The first table below looks at the demand for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 249 247 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing MSI 7 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.097% 0.095% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.60% 0.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1159 1065 1149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.13% 14.51% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 915 1008
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
MSI
England

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSI across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -1 6 £43,750 - 2
Manchester - 1 £40,000 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (47.06%) Middleware
4 6 (35.29%) Application Packaging
4 6 (35.29%) Migration
4 6 (35.29%) SCCM
5 5 (29.41%) InstallShield
5 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
6 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) MCSE
6 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (23.53%) Citrix
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) MCITP
6 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
6 4 (23.53%) Change Control
7 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
7 3 (17.65%) SMS
8 2 (11.76%) MQSeries
8 2 (11.76%) VBScript
8 2 (11.76%) Software Packaging
8 2 (11.76%) Banking
8 2 (11.76%) Windows 8

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SMS
2 1 (5.88%) ATM
2 1 (5.88%) DSL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) InstallShield
2 1 (5.88%) AdminStudio
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Team Leader
2 4 (23.53%) Middleware Team Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Coordinator
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Packager
4 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Software Packager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Middleware
2 6 (35.29%) Application Packaging
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (11.76%) Software Packaging
5 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
1 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
2 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCSE
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (23.53%) MCITP
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9000
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) Citrix
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) CA
2 1 (5.88%) NCR
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 28 days ago