The first table below looks at the demand for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 423 379 371
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -8
Permanent jobs citing MSI 28 59 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% 1.96% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23 50 64
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £51,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3580 3017 3617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 14.89% 13.44% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3020 2581 3251
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 South East

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

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MSI
Salary Trend in the South East

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

MSI Salary Trend in the South East

MSI
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSI across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MSI Salary Histogram in the South East

MSI
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the South East 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
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Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +10 12 £45,500 -26.31% 1
Surrey -5 11 £35,000 -9.67%
Hampshire -30 5 £42,500 +6.25%
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 56 (98.25%) Windows
2 35 (61.40%) InstallShield
2 35 (61.40%) Windows 7
3 33 (57.89%) SCCM
4 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
5 22 (38.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 19 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 19 (33.33%) Application Packaging
7 16 (28.07%) Windows XP
8 15 (26.32%) Finance
9 13 (22.81%) C#
9 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
10 12 (21.05%) .NET
10 12 (21.05%) XML
10 12 (21.05%) WiX
11 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
12 10 (17.54%) SQL
12 10 (17.54%) VBScript
13 9 (15.79%) Oracle
13 9 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (15.79%) MS Office
13 9 (15.79%) WinForms
14 8 (14.04%) PowerShell
15 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
16 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (10.53%) Altiris
16 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
16 6 (10.53%) AdminStudio
17 5 (8.77%) Legal
17 5 (8.77%) JavaScript

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 2 (3.51%) Umbraco
1 2 (3.51%) WordPress
1 2 (3.51%) Drupal
1 2 (3.51%) IIS
1 2 (3.51%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Office
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Firewall
1 3 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (61.40%) InstallShield
2 12 (21.05%) WiX
3 9 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (10.53%) AdminStudio
5 5 (8.77%) Wise Package Studio
6 3 (5.26%) CruiseControl
6 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 3 (5.26%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.75%) InstallAnywhere
General
1 15 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Legal
3 2 (3.51%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (56.14%) Applications Packager
2 16 (28.07%) Developer
3 15 (26.32%) Software Packager
4 11 (19.30%) C# Developer
5 10 (17.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Senior Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Desktop Support
7 8 (14.04%) Applications Support
8 4 (7.02%) Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Development Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Design Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Applications Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Build Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 12 (21.05%) .NET
2 12 (21.05%) XML
3 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
4 9 (15.79%) WinForms
5 4 (7.02%) Ajax
6 3 (5.26%) HTML
7 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (3.51%) WAMP
7 2 (3.51%) RESTful
7 2 (3.51%) jQuery
7 2 (3.51%) Software Packaging
7 2 (3.51%) WCF
7 2 (3.51%) WPF
7 2 (3.51%) CSS
8 1 (1.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 56 (98.25%) Windows
2 35 (61.40%) Windows 7
3 16 (28.07%) Windows XP
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
1 3 (5.26%) ITIL
1 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (5.26%) Time Management
1 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (5.26%) Build Automation
2 2 (3.51%) Web Application Development
2 2 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (3.51%) Web Development
2 2 (3.51%) OOP
2 2 (3.51%) OO
2 2 (3.51%) MVC
2 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
3 1 (1.75%) Project Management
3 1 (1.75%) Validation
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
3 1 (1.75%) Software Testing
3 1 (1.75%) System Testing
3 1 (1.75%) Test Automation
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) C#
2 10 (17.54%) SQL
2 10 (17.54%) VBScript
3 8 (14.04%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.77%) VB
5 2 (3.51%) C
5 2 (3.51%) PHP
6 1 (1.75%) Perl
6 1 (1.75%) C++
6 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (38.60%) Microsoft App-V
2 19 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (57.89%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) AppDNA
2 2 (3.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) Altiris
4 4 (7.02%) Symantec
5 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.51%) Adobe
6 2 (3.51%) VMware
7 1 (1.75%) NCR
7 1 (1.75%) Macrovision
Crawley, West Sussex
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Salary: £43000 - £48000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits + On call.
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