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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank - - 125
Permanent jobs citing MSI 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -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
266 256 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.93% 10.90% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 218 211 178
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 May 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) VBScript
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) VB
3 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 5 (55.56%) Application Packaging
3 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) WSH
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (44.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) Software Packaging
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) SCCM
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Open Source

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Applications Packager
2 4 (44.44%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Application Packaging
2 4 (44.44%) WSH
2 4 (44.44%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) VBScript
2 5 (55.56%) VB
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (44.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle