The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 826 920 910
Rank change year-on-year
+94 -10
Permanent jobs citing MSI 39 49 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.046% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.26% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 60
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +43.93%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17121 19025 18174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.16% 17.72% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14584 16135 15311
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MSI as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MSI
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSI within the UK.

MSI Salary Trend in the UK

MSI
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSI over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 within the UK.

MSI Salary Histogram in the UK

MSI
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +64 35 £57,500 +4.54% 5
London +62 26 £60,000 +9.09% 3
City of London +35 5 £70,000 +7.69% 1
South West +14 4 £47,500 +52.00%
Wiltshire - 4 £47,500 -
North West -16 3 £35,000 - 1
South East +71 2 £70,000 +27.27%
Manchester -14 2 £35,000 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £70,000 -
Bolton - 2 £35,000 - 1
Malmesbury - 2 £45,000 -
Swindon - 2 £47,500 -
Scotland +31 1 - -
Glasgow +18 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £70,000 -

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing MSI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MSI.

1 73 (77.66%) Windows
2 59 (62.77%) Microsoft App-V
3 55 (58.51%) SCCM
4 47 (50.00%) Application Packaging
5 45 (47.87%) Active Directory
6 41 (43.62%) PowerShell
7 40 (42.55%) Microsoft
8 34 (36.17%) Windows 7
9 28 (29.79%) Citrix
10 25 (26.60%) ITIL
11 22 (23.40%) Finance
11 22 (23.40%) Windows 10
12 21 (22.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (20.21%) Python
14 18 (19.15%) Linux
15 17 (18.09%) VBScript
15 17 (18.09%) XenApp
16 16 (17.02%) Git (software)
16 16 (17.02%) JIRA
16 16 (17.02%) VMware
16 16 (17.02%) DevOps
17 15 (15.96%) MS Excel
17 15 (15.96%) InstallShield
17 15 (15.96%) VMware Infrastructure
18 14 (14.89%) Bash Shell
18 14 (14.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 13 (13.83%) Security Cleared
19 13 (13.83%) AppDNA
19 13 (13.83%) Configuration Management
19 13 (13.83%) VB

MSI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.06%) Apache
1 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.06%) IIS
1 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (15.96%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) IaaS
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.06%) PaaS
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.77%) DNS
1 12 (12.77%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.45%) DHCP
3 6 (6.38%) NetScaler
4 5 (5.32%) Firewall
5 3 (3.19%) Internet
6 1 (1.06%) AMQP
6 1 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.06%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.06%) Big Data
3 1 (1.06%) Cloudera CDH
3 1 (1.06%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.06%) DB2
3 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.06%) Impala
3 1 (1.06%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.06%) MSDE
3 1 (1.06%) MySQL
3 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.06%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.06%) Redis
3 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.06%) Riak
Development Applications
1 16 (17.02%) Git (software)
1 16 (17.02%) JIRA
2 15 (15.96%) InstallShield
3 14 (14.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (10.64%) Bitbucket
5 9 (9.57%) NuGet
6 3 (3.19%) AdminStudio
6 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.13%) WinDbg
7 2 (2.13%) Wise Package Studio
8 1 (1.06%) CMake
8 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.06%) GitLab
8 1 (1.06%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.06%) Subversion
8 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.06%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.06%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 22 (23.40%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Banking
3 6 (6.38%) Legal
3 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.32%) Law
4 5 (5.32%) Publishing
5 3 (3.19%) Retail
6 2 (2.13%) Advertising
6 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.06%) Automotive
7 1 (1.06%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (29.79%) Applications Packager
2 15 (15.96%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (12.77%) Analyst
4 11 (11.70%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) SCCM Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Desktop Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Desktop Support
6 8 (8.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Consultant
8 5 (5.32%) Desktop Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) IT Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) IT Support
8 5 (5.32%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Active Directory Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) Citrix Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) .NET
1 4 (4.26%) HTML
1 4 (4.26%) jQuery
1 4 (4.26%) RESTful
2 3 (3.19%) CSS
2 3 (3.19%) SOAP
2 3 (3.19%) WCF
2 3 (3.19%) Web Services
3 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.13%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.13%) WinForms
3 2 (2.13%) WPF
3 2 (2.13%) XML
4 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.06%) JSON Schema
4 1 (1.06%) Node.js
4 1 (1.06%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) User Experience
2 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.38%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.19%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.13%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (1.06%) Clustering
5 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.06%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 73 (77.66%) Windows
2 34 (36.17%) Windows 7
3 22 (23.40%) Windows 10
4 21 (22.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (19.15%) Linux
6 11 (11.70%) Windows Server
6 11 (11.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.32%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.26%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.13%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.06%) Debian
10 1 (1.06%) Solaris
10 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 25 (26.60%) ITIL
3 16 (17.02%) DevOps
4 13 (13.83%) Configuration Management
5 11 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (11.70%) Software Distribution
6 10 (10.64%) Application Virtualisation
6 10 (10.64%) Compatibility Testing
6 10 (10.64%) Infrastructure Management
7 9 (9.57%) Performance Testing
7 9 (9.57%) Project Management
8 7 (7.45%) Software Deployment
9 6 (6.38%) Migration
9 6 (6.38%) Server Building
10 5 (5.32%) Kernel Tuning
10 5 (5.32%) Line Management
10 5 (5.32%) Release Management
10 5 (5.32%) Software Delivery
10 5 (5.32%) Workflow
11 4 (4.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 41 (43.62%) PowerShell
2 19 (20.21%) Python
3 17 (18.09%) VBScript
4 14 (14.89%) Bash Shell
5 13 (13.83%) VB
6 5 (5.32%) C#
6 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.32%) Perl
7 3 (3.19%) SQL
8 2 (2.13%) Java
9 1 (1.06%) C
9 1 (1.06%) C++
9 1 (1.06%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 13 (13.83%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.70%) DV Cleared
3 10 (10.64%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.45%) MCSE
4 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (4.26%) MCSA
6 3 (3.19%) MCP
7 2 (2.13%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.06%) CCA
8 1 (1.06%) Degree
8 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) SLA
2 4 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 59 (62.77%) Microsoft App-V
2 45 (47.87%) Active Directory
3 17 (18.09%) XenApp
4 15 (15.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (8.51%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.19%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.13%) Docker
7 2 (2.13%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.13%) vSphere
8 1 (1.06%) Apache Flume
8 1 (1.06%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.06%) KVM
8 1 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.06%) Xen
Systems Management
1 55 (58.51%) SCCM
2 13 (13.83%) AppDNA
2 13 (13.83%) Rundeck
3 11 (11.70%) Puppet
4 4 (4.26%) WSUS
5 3 (3.19%) XenMobile
6 2 (2.13%) BladeLogic
6 2 (2.13%) Perfmon
6 2 (2.13%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (2.13%) ThinApp
7 1 (1.06%) Ganeti
7 1 (1.06%) Marathon
7 1 (1.06%) Mesos
7 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 28 (29.79%) Citrix
3 16 (17.02%) VMware
4 13 (13.83%) AppSense
5 6 (6.38%) Google
6 5 (5.32%) Bloomberg
6 5 (5.32%) iManage
6 5 (5.32%) LANDesk
6 5 (5.32%) Reuters
7 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.19%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.13%) Altiris
9 2 (2.13%) BMC
9 2 (2.13%) Lumension
9 2 (2.13%) Remedy
9 2 (2.13%) Symantec
10 1 (1.06%) Autodesk
10 1 (1.06%) Cloudera
10 1 (1.06%) Informatica
10 1 (1.06%) Splunk
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