The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 74 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs citing MSI 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.41% 0.42% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.85% 2.47% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +75.55%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.47% +8.57%
MSI
South Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
162 81 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.92% 16.91% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 138 72 75
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

MSI
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

MSI Salary Trend in Sheffield

MSI
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) AppDNA
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) AdminStudio
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) InstallShield
3 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
4 3 (50.00%) Software Licensing
5 2 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Advertising
6 1 (16.67%) MCSE
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Time Management
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) AdminStudio
2 4 (66.67%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Packager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) VBScript
1 5 (83.33%) VB
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix