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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 221 - 182
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MSI 1 0 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.016% - 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.095% - 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 37
Average salary £47,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.92% +8.57%
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
1051 873 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.27% 16.99% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 892 769 751
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 27 August 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
(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
Gloucestershire - 1 £47,500 -
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Citrix
3 8 (47.06%) Legal
4 7 (41.18%) Altiris
4 7 (41.18%) MS Office
5 6 (35.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) LANDesk
5 6 (35.29%) SCCM
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) Law
5 6 (35.29%) Market Research
5 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
6 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
6 5 (29.41%) .NET
6 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
7 4 (23.53%) VBScript
7 4 (23.53%) VB
7 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
7 4 (23.53%) C#
7 4 (23.53%) IIS
7 4 (23.53%) OCX
7 4 (23.53%) Subversion
7 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 4 (23.53%) AppSense

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 4 (23.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) FTP
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) InstallShield
General
1 8 (47.06%) Legal
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Support Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Support
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Support Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Architect
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Applications Developer
2 4 (23.53%) VB.NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Applications Packager
2 4 (23.53%) Applications Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
2 4 (23.53%) OCX
2 4 (23.53%) WinForms
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (5.88%) MSMQ
3 1 (5.88%) JMS
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Market Research
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Web Development
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
2 4 (23.53%) VBScript
2 4 (23.53%) VB
2 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
2 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix
2 7 (41.18%) Altiris
3 6 (35.29%) LANDesk
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) AppSense
5 1 (5.88%) Nortel
5 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
5 1 (5.88%) VMware