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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
UK
Rank 768 896 847
Rank change year-on-year
+128 -49
Permanent jobs citing MSI 81 42 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.041% 0.100%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.51% 0.23% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 61 32 50
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,950 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,261 £33,914
% change year-on-year
-10.85% +15.76%

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
15937 18372 17271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.10% 17.96% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13491 15777 14631
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 £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 February 2017 within the UK.

MSI Salary Histogram in the UK

MSI
Top 28 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +139 72 £45,000 +12.50% 11
London +76 37 £55,000 +37.50% 5
North West +1 12 £35,000 +37.25% 1
East Midlands - 12 £27,000 - 1
Manchester -16 10 £35,000 +37.25% 1
Bolton - 8 £35,000 -
South East +74 7 £36,500 -33.63% 2
Northampton - 7 £27,000 -
Northamptonshire - 7 £27,000 -
City of London +41 5 £70,000 +75.00% 2
Nottinghamshire - 5 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 5 £35,000 -
Leatherhead - 4 £36,500 -
Surrey - 4 £36,500 -
East of England - 3 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - - 4
Berkshire - 2 £70,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +29 1 £40,500 +1.25% 1
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Leeds - 1 £40,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £40,500 - 1
Reading - 1 £70,000 -
Warrington - 1 £45,000 -
Hook - 1 - -

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 101 (88.60%) Windows
2 84 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 81 (71.05%) SCCM
4 77 (67.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 76 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 64 (56.14%) Application Packaging
7 43 (37.72%) Windows 10
8 38 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 38 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 36 (31.58%) ITIL
10 35 (30.70%) MS Excel
11 32 (28.07%) Citrix
12 30 (26.32%) DNS
12 30 (26.32%) AppSense
13 26 (22.81%) Finance
13 26 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 26 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (21.93%) MS Office
15 24 (21.05%) Configuration Management
16 23 (20.18%) TCP/IP
16 23 (20.18%) Microsoft Certification
16 23 (20.18%) MCSE
17 22 (19.30%) InstallShield
17 22 (19.30%) Server Building
18 21 (18.42%) Law
18 21 (18.42%) DHCP
19 20 (17.54%) Legal
19 20 (17.54%) XenApp
19 20 (17.54%) iManage
19 20 (17.54%) Windows Server

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 9 (7.89%) IIS
2 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.63%) Apache
3 3 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 35 (30.70%) MS Excel
2 25 (21.93%) MS Office
3 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.75%) IaaS
2 2 (1.75%) PaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (26.32%) DNS
2 23 (20.18%) TCP/IP
3 21 (18.42%) DHCP
4 14 (12.28%) Firewall
5 4 (3.51%) 3G
6 3 (2.63%) Internet
6 3 (2.63%) SAN
7 2 (1.75%) AMQP
7 2 (1.75%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.75%) NAS
7 2 (1.75%) RS-232
8 1 (0.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.51%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.75%) DB2
5 2 (1.75%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.88%) Cloudera CDH
6 1 (0.88%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.88%) Impala
6 1 (0.88%) MSDE
6 1 (0.88%) MySQL
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.88%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (19.30%) InstallShield
2 6 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.26%) NuGet
3 5 (4.39%) JIRA
4 4 (3.51%) Bitbucket
4 4 (3.51%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.75%) GCC
6 2 (1.75%) Maven
6 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Blend
6 2 (1.75%) MSTest
6 2 (1.75%) NUnit
6 2 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.75%) WiX
7 1 (0.88%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.88%) GitLab
7 1 (0.88%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 26 (22.81%) Finance
2 21 (18.42%) Law
3 20 (17.54%) Legal
4 12 (10.53%) Banking
5 7 (6.14%) Manufacturing
5 7 (6.14%) Retail
6 4 (3.51%) Advertising
7 2 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.75%) Marketing
8 1 (0.88%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (30.70%) Analyst
2 27 (23.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 18 (15.79%) Applications Packager
3 18 (15.79%) Desktop Analyst
4 14 (12.28%) Desktop Engineer
5 11 (9.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (9.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (9.65%) Support Engineer
6 10 (8.77%) Desktop Support
7 9 (7.89%) Citrix Analyst
7 9 (7.89%) SCCM Engineer
8 8 (7.02%) Active Directory Analyst
9 7 (6.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) IT Support
9 7 (6.14%) Senior Desktop Engineer
9 7 (6.14%) Technical Support
10 6 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.26%) .NET
2 5 (4.39%) RESTful
2 5 (4.39%) Software Packaging
2 5 (4.39%) Web Services
3 4 (3.51%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.51%) Entity Framework
3 4 (3.51%) HTML
3 4 (3.51%) jQuery
3 4 (3.51%) WCF
3 4 (3.51%) WPF
3 4 (3.51%) XML
3 4 (3.51%) XSD
4 3 (2.63%) SOAP
5 2 (1.75%) COM
5 2 (1.75%) CSS
5 2 (1.75%) LINQ
5 2 (1.75%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (1.75%) NHibernate
5 2 (1.75%) Silverlight
5 2 (1.75%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) User Experience
2 7 (6.14%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.75%) Clustering
4 2 (1.75%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.75%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 2 (1.75%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.75%) Physics
5 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 101 (88.60%) Windows
2 43 (37.72%) Windows 10
3 38 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 26 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (17.54%) Windows Server
6 10 (8.77%) Linux
6 10 (8.77%) Windows Vista
7 4 (3.51%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.75%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.75%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.88%) Debian
9 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (56.14%) Application Packaging
2 36 (31.58%) ITIL
3 24 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 22 (19.30%) Server Building
5 13 (11.40%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (10.53%) Application Virtualisation
7 11 (9.65%) Continuous Improvement Process
7 11 (9.65%) Line Management
7 11 (9.65%) Service Management
8 10 (8.77%) Functional Testing
9 9 (7.89%) Software Deployment
9 9 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (7.89%) Validation
10 7 (6.14%) DevOps
10 7 (6.14%) Knowledge Management
10 7 (6.14%) Workflow
11 5 (4.39%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.39%) Problem Management
11 5 (4.39%) Virtual Environments
12 4 (3.51%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 16 (14.04%) SQL
3 13 (11.40%) VBScript
4 10 (8.77%) Python
5 9 (7.89%) VB
6 8 (7.02%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.26%) C#
8 5 (4.39%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.51%) Perl
10 2 (1.75%) C
10 2 (1.75%) C++
10 2 (1.75%) Java
10 2 (1.75%) XAML
11 1 (0.88%) Erlang
11 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (20.18%) MCSE
1 23 (20.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (13.16%) MCP
3 13 (11.40%) Security Cleared
4 12 (10.53%) MCSA
5 8 (7.02%) BC Cleared
6 5 (4.39%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.51%) A+ Certification
8 3 (2.63%) Degree
8 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.40%) QA
2 5 (4.39%) SLA
System Software
1 84 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 77 (67.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 20 (17.54%) XenApp
4 9 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.63%) vSphere
6 2 (1.75%) Docker
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.88%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.88%) KVM
7 1 (0.88%) Samba
7 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.88%) Xen
7 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 81 (71.05%) SCCM
2 11 (9.65%) SCOrch
3 7 (6.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (4.39%) BladeLogic
4 5 (4.39%) Puppet
5 4 (3.51%) Sysprep
6 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.63%) Rundeck
7 2 (1.75%) Ansible
7 2 (1.75%) Capistrano
7 2 (1.75%) Galera Cluster
7 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.75%) PowerCLI
7 2 (1.75%) WSUS
7 2 (1.75%) yum
8 1 (0.88%) Ganeti
8 1 (0.88%) Mesos
8 1 (0.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 76 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 32 (28.07%) Citrix
3 30 (26.32%) AppSense
4 20 (17.54%) iManage
5 18 (15.79%) VMware
6 10 (8.77%) Lumension
7 7 (6.14%) Bloomberg
7 7 (6.14%) Reuters
8 5 (4.39%) BMC
9 4 (3.51%) Dell
9 4 (3.51%) LANDesk
9 4 (3.51%) Oracle
10 2 (1.75%) F5
10 2 (1.75%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.75%) Perforce
10 2 (1.75%) Remedy
10 2 (1.75%) Sybase
10 2 (1.75%) Teradata
11 1 (0.88%) Autodesk
11 1 (0.88%) Informatica
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Salary: To £35k+ Benefits/Training!
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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