The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 239 228 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing MSI 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.016% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.082% 0.095% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £29,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £39,223
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.39%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1217 1049 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.71% 17.07% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 910 749
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MSI
Salary Trend in the South West

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

MSI Salary Trend in the South West

MSI
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 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
Wiltshire - 1 £29,000 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) CMDB
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) Software Distribution
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) ClearQuest
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) InstallShield
3 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
1 3 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (37.50%) ClearQuest
1 3 (37.50%) InstallShield
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Packager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
1 3 (37.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
1 3 (37.50%) Software Distribution
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Dell