The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 140 - 135
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MSI 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% - 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.42% - 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
MSI
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
289 232 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.60% 9.52% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 237 194 198
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MSI
Salary Trend in Reading

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

MSI Salary Trend in Reading

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (100.00%) VBScript
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) WSH
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) CCNA
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (54.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (54.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Software Packaging
3 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
3 6 (54.55%) SCCM
3 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
3 6 (54.55%) Open Source
4 5 (45.45%) VB
4 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
4 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (45.45%) Application Packaging
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) WSH
1 6 (54.55%) Software Packaging
2 5 (45.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) VBScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) CCNA
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 6 (54.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) HP
1 6 (54.55%) VMware