The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 887 842 839
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -3
Permanent jobs citing MSI 47 108 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.10% 0.093%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.62% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36 56 71
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,261 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.80% -23.52%

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
18154 17330 16597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 16.27% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15610 14698 13610
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016 within the UK.

MSI Salary Histogram in the UK

MSI
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
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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
England -43 43 £40,000 +5.26% 4
London -2 25 £42,500 -15.00%
South West +3 9 £32,500 -1.51%
City of London +56 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Bournemouth - 5 - -
Dorset - 5 - -
Manchester +26 3 £25,500 +8.51% 1
North West +14 3 £25,500 +8.51% 1
Cheltenham +7 3 £32,500 +3.17%
Gloucestershire -1 3 £32,500 +3.17%
Yorkshire +10 2 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands -19 2 £38,261 -19.45%
Sheffield - 2 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -1 1 £55,000 +126.80%
Coventry -1 1 £38,522 -18.90%
South East -18 1 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £38,000 -
Mitcham - 1 £32,500 -
East of England - 1 £47,500 -
Bristol - 1 £49,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £47,500 -

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 77 (77.00%) Windows
2 65 (65.00%) SCCM
3 50 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 49 (49.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 45 (45.00%) Active Directory
6 43 (43.00%) PowerShell
7 31 (31.00%) Citrix
7 31 (31.00%) VMware
8 29 (29.00%) SQL
9 26 (26.00%) SQL Server
9 26 (26.00%) Windows Server
10 23 (23.00%) InstallShield
11 21 (21.00%) ITIL
11 21 (21.00%) Windows 7
11 21 (21.00%) Application Packaging
12 20 (20.00%) VBScript
12 20 (20.00%) Finance
13 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
15 16 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (16.00%) XenApp
16 15 (15.00%) QA
16 15 (15.00%) Project Management
17 14 (14.00%) Service Delivery
17 14 (14.00%) .NET
17 14 (14.00%) MS Office
17 14 (14.00%) TCP/IP
17 14 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
17 14 (14.00%) Mobile Device Management
18 13 (13.00%) Software Deployment

MSI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 13 (13.00%) IIS
2 11 (11.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.00%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (6.00%) Office 365
2 4 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.00%) IaaS
2 4 (4.00%) PaaS
3 3 (3.00%) Mimecast
4 2 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (13.00%) DNS
3 11 (11.00%) Firewall
4 10 (10.00%) WAN
5 9 (9.00%) Internet
5 9 (9.00%) NetScaler
6 6 (6.00%) DHCP
7 5 (5.00%) LAN
7 5 (5.00%) SAN
7 5 (5.00%) SSH
8 4 (4.00%) VLAN
9 1 (1.00%) NAS
9 1 (1.00%) Network Security
9 1 (1.00%) Skype
9 1 (1.00%) SSL
9 1 (1.00%) VPN
9 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (23.00%) InstallShield
2 10 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.00%) JIRA
4 5 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (5.00%) Subversion
4 5 (5.00%) TeamCity
5 4 (4.00%) AdminStudio
6 3 (3.00%) ClearQuest
6 3 (3.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (2.00%) WiX
8 1 (1.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 20 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Legal
3 6 (6.00%) Banking
3 6 (6.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.00%) Law
5 3 (3.00%) Retail
6 2 (2.00%) Marketing
7 1 (1.00%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.00%) Electronics
7 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 19 (19.00%) Analyst
3 12 (12.00%) Administrator
4 7 (7.00%) Architect
4 7 (7.00%) Citrix Administrator
4 7 (7.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 6 (6.00%) Applications Specialist
5 6 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.00%) MSI Packager
5 6 (6.00%) SCCM Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) Active Directory Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 5 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (5.00%) Developer
6 5 (5.00%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 5 (5.00%) Software Deployment Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) Implementation Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Implementation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.00%) .NET
2 9 (9.00%) Software Packaging
3 6 (6.00%) Web Services
4 4 (4.00%) RESTful
5 3 (3.00%) MAPI
5 3 (3.00%) XML
6 2 (2.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.00%) HTML
6 2 (2.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 10 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.00%) Hedge funds
3 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.00%) BYOD
5 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.00%) CMDB
6 1 (1.00%) Clustering
6 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.00%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.00%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.00%) EMV
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) PMI
6 1 (1.00%) Statistics
6 1 (1.00%) User Experience
6 1 (1.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 77 (77.00%) Windows
2 26 (26.00%) Windows Server
3 21 (21.00%) Windows 7
4 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (11.00%) Windows 8
6 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (8.00%) Apple iOS
9 6 (6.00%) Android
10 5 (5.00%) Windows Vista
10 5 (5.00%) Windows XP
11 3 (3.00%) Unix
11 3 (3.00%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.00%) Linux
12 1 (1.00%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.00%) Application Packaging
1 21 (21.00%) ITIL
2 15 (15.00%) Project Management
3 14 (14.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 14 (14.00%) Service Delivery
3 14 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (13.00%) Software Deployment
5 9 (9.00%) Workflow
6 8 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (8.00%) SDLC
7 7 (7.00%) Change Management
7 7 (7.00%) Service Management
8 6 (6.00%) Line Management
8 6 (6.00%) Logistics
8 6 (6.00%) Network Design
9 5 (5.00%) DevOps
9 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (5.00%) Issue Tracking
9 5 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 43 (43.00%) PowerShell
2 29 (29.00%) SQL
3 20 (20.00%) VBScript
4 5 (5.00%) Perl
4 5 (5.00%) VB
5 4 (4.00%) C#
6 3 (3.00%) Java
6 3 (3.00%) VBA
7 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.00%) Uniface
7 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.00%) Degree
4 7 (7.00%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (6.00%) MCP
6 5 (5.00%) MCSA
6 5 (5.00%) MCTS
7 1 (1.00%) CCA
7 1 (1.00%) CCEA
7 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.00%) MCITP
7 1 (1.00%) MCSE
7 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.00%) QA
2 4 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (49.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 45 (45.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (16.00%) XenApp
4 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (6.00%) vSphere
4 6 (6.00%) XenDesktop
5 5 (5.00%) XenServer
6 4 (4.00%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.00%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.00%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 65 (65.00%) SCCM
2 11 (11.00%) WSUS
3 6 (6.00%) SCOM
4 5 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (5.00%) SCOrch
5 4 (4.00%) BladeLogic
5 4 (4.00%) Casper Suite
5 4 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (4.00%) ThinApp
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Intune
6 2 (2.00%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.00%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.00%) Sysprep
7 1 (1.00%) WMI
7 1 (1.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 50 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (31.00%) Citrix
2 31 (31.00%) VMware
3 12 (12.00%) Apple
4 7 (7.00%) AppSense
5 6 (6.00%) Adobe
5 6 (6.00%) Computacenter
5 6 (6.00%) iManage
5 6 (6.00%) Intel Security
6 5 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.00%) Symantec
7 4 (4.00%) Becrypt
7 4 (4.00%) BMC
7 4 (4.00%) LANDesk
7 4 (4.00%) Lumension
7 4 (4.00%) Oracle
7 4 (4.00%) Sophos
8 3 (3.00%) HP
8 3 (3.00%) NetApp
9 2 (2.00%) Sage
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