The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 436 430 406
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -24
Permanent jobs citing MSI 3 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.086% 0.81% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 33
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -5.06%
MSI
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3478 3458 2876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.74% 15.23% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2982 2941 2471
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
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 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +8 3 £30,000 -25.00%
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) .NET
3 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (37.50%) C#
5 8 (33.33%) VBScript
5 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (29.17%) Silverlight
6 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
6 7 (29.17%) HTML
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
6 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (25.00%) DHCP
7 6 (25.00%) DNS
7 6 (25.00%) Application Packaging
7 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 6 (25.00%) SCCM
7 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (20.83%) Ext JS
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (20.83%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
8 5 (20.83%) WiX
8 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (20.83%) WCF
8 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 5 (20.83%) CruiseControl
8 5 (20.83%) T-SQL

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DHCP
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) SMS
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 2 (8.33%) Telnet
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) CruiseControl
1 5 (20.83%) WiX
2 3 (12.50%) InstallShield
3 2 (8.33%) MSBuild
4 1 (4.17%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Applications Packager
3 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 4 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Service Manager
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Release Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Packager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
5 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Deployment Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
2 7 (29.17%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
2 7 (29.17%) Silverlight
3 6 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 5 (20.83%) WinForms
4 5 (20.83%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) SOAP
4 5 (20.83%) XML
4 5 (20.83%) Ext JS
4 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (20.83%) WCF
5 4 (16.67%) WPF
6 2 (8.33%) Software Packaging
7 1 (4.17%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) PACS
1 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.33%) Android
4 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (20.83%) MVC
2 5 (20.83%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (20.83%) TDD
3 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 4 (16.67%) Software Distribution
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (8.33%) Android Development
4 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (8.33%) Coaching
4 2 (8.33%) SDLC
4 2 (8.33%) Software Deployment
4 2 (8.33%) User Stories
4 2 (8.33%) Validation
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) VBScript
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.67%) VB
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) C
6 2 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.33%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) CCNA
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (8.33%) MCP
6 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
1 2 (8.33%) HL7
1 2 (8.33%) DICOM
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
2 3 (12.50%) Altiris
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.33%) McAfee
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) HP