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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 895 854 878
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +24
Permanent jobs citing MSI 53 117 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 0.65% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 44 79 96
Average salary £43,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

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
18714 18088 19318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.11% 16.35% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16078 15157 15997
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 2016 within the UK.

MSI Salary Histogram in the UK

MSI
Top 30 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 30 April 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 -53 49 £43,500 -17.14% 5
London -32 19 £47,500 -9.52% 1
South East +14 10 £46,000 +21.05% 3
North West +21 9 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Manchester -7 7 £34,500 +11.29% 1
Yorkshire +19 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Sheffield - 6 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 6 £40,000 -
Surrey +11 5 £47,500 +8.57% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 4 £46,750 - 1
Scotland - 4 £45,000 -
City of London +35 3 £45,000 -14.28%
Edinburgh - 3 £45,000 -
Berkshire +17 2 £55,000 - 1
East of England +14 2 £41,250 +75.53%
Kingston Upon Thames +7 2 £60,000 +26.31%
South West -2 2 £32,500 +10.16%
Hampshire -7 2 £39,250 +3.28% 1
Essex - 2 £41,250 -
Chorley - 2 £40,000 -
Aldershot - 2 £39,250 -
Lancashire - 2 £40,000 -
Bristol -1 1 £32,500 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £32,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £38,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £38,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
North East - 1 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 1 - -

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 78 (82.11%) Windows
2 54 (56.84%) SCCM
3 46 (48.42%) Microsoft
4 42 (44.21%) Microsoft App-V
5 41 (43.16%) Active Directory
6 40 (42.11%) Citrix
7 37 (38.95%) Application Packaging
8 30 (31.58%) SQL
9 29 (30.53%) Windows 7
10 28 (29.47%) VMware
11 27 (28.42%) PowerShell
11 27 (28.42%) SQL Server
12 25 (26.32%) VBScript
12 25 (26.32%) InstallShield
13 24 (25.26%) ITIL
14 20 (21.05%) Finance
14 20 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (21.05%) XenApp
15 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 19 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (17.89%) Software Deployment
16 17 (17.89%) .NET
17 16 (16.84%) QA
18 14 (14.74%) Windows Server
19 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
19 13 (13.68%) AdminStudio
20 12 (12.63%) Project Management
20 12 (12.63%) MS Office
20 12 (12.63%) Banking
21 11 (11.58%) AppSense

MSI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 10 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.47%) IIS
3 3 (3.16%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (7.37%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) Office 365
2 4 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.05%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) Internet
2 8 (8.42%) NetScaler
3 5 (5.26%) LAN
3 5 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.26%) WAN
4 4 (4.21%) Firewall
5 2 (2.11%) DHCP
5 2 (2.11%) DNS
5 2 (2.11%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.11%) SSL
5 2 (2.11%) VoIP
5 2 (2.11%) Wireless
6 1 (1.05%) ADSL
6 1 (1.05%) Broadband
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.05%) HTTP
6 1 (1.05%) MPLS
6 1 (1.05%) Network Security
6 1 (1.05%) Skype
6 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (26.32%) InstallShield
2 13 (13.68%) AdminStudio
3 9 (9.47%) Wise Package Studio
4 7 (7.37%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.37%) Visual Studio
5 6 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.26%) CMake
6 5 (5.26%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.21%) Subversion
8 3 (3.16%) ClearQuest
8 3 (3.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (3.16%) WiX
9 2 (2.11%) GitLab
9 2 (2.11%) NUnit
10 1 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.05%) Selenium
10 1 (1.05%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (21.05%) Finance
2 12 (12.63%) Banking
3 8 (8.42%) Aerospace
4 6 (6.32%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.32%) Publishing
4 6 (6.32%) Retail
4 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.26%) Automotive
5 5 (5.26%) Legal
6 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.11%) Marketing
8 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.05%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (21.05%) Applications Packager
2 19 (20.00%) Analyst
3 11 (11.58%) Developer
4 9 (9.47%) Applications Support
5 8 (8.42%) Applications Engineer
5 8 (8.42%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (8.42%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.37%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Applications Specialist
6 7 (7.37%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (7.37%) SCCM Engineer
6 7 (7.37%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Senior SQL Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Senior SQL Server Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 7 (7.37%) SQL Developer
6 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Developer
6 7 (7.37%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.89%) .NET
2 9 (9.47%) .NET Framework
2 9 (9.47%) HTML
3 8 (8.42%) Software Packaging
4 7 (7.37%) HTML5
4 7 (7.37%) Web Services
5 3 (3.16%) XML
6 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 2 (2.11%) MAPI
6 2 (2.11%) RESTful
6 2 (2.11%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (2.11%) WCF
6 2 (2.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.37%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.26%) Hedge funds
6 4 (4.21%) Life Science
7 3 (3.16%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.16%) PMI
8 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.11%) CMDB
8 2 (2.11%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.11%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.11%) Wiki
9 1 (1.05%) BYOD
9 1 (1.05%) iPad
9 1 (1.05%) iPhone
9 1 (1.05%) Statistics
9 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 78 (82.11%) Windows
2 29 (30.53%) Windows 7
3 20 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (14.74%) Windows Server
5 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.47%) Unix
6 9 (9.47%) Windows 10
7 8 (8.42%) Linux
8 6 (6.32%) Windows 8
9 5 (5.26%) Apple iOS
9 5 (5.26%) Solaris
9 5 (5.26%) Windows XP
10 4 (4.21%) Android
10 4 (4.21%) Windows 2000
10 4 (4.21%) Windows NT
10 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.16%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.95%) Application Packaging
2 24 (25.26%) ITIL
3 17 (17.89%) Software Deployment
4 12 (12.63%) Project Management
5 11 (11.58%) Logistics
5 11 (11.58%) Workflow
6 10 (10.53%) Application Discovery
6 10 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 9 (9.47%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (9.47%) Service Management
7 9 (9.47%) Web Development
8 8 (8.42%) Change Management
9 7 (7.37%) CRM
9 7 (7.37%) ERP
9 7 (7.37%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (7.37%) SDLC
10 6 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (6.32%) Incident Management
10 6 (6.32%) Mobile Device Management
10 6 (6.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.58%) SQL
2 27 (28.42%) PowerShell
3 25 (26.32%) VBScript
4 9 (9.47%) C#
4 9 (9.47%) Java
4 9 (9.47%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.37%) Bash Shell
5 7 (7.37%) Python
5 7 (7.37%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.37%) Uniface
5 7 (7.37%) VB
5 7 (7.37%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.26%) C
6 5 (5.26%) C++
6 5 (5.26%) Perl
7 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.11%) VBA
7 2 (2.11%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.42%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.26%) Degree
6 3 (3.16%) MCP
6 3 (3.16%) MCSA
6 3 (3.16%) MCSE
6 3 (3.16%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.11%) MCITP
8 1 (1.05%) CCA
8 1 (1.05%) CCNA
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.05%) MCDST
8 1 (1.05%) MCTS
8 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.84%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (44.21%) Microsoft App-V
2 41 (43.16%) Active Directory
3 20 (21.05%) XenApp
4 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (7.37%) XenDesktop
6 6 (6.32%) Hyper-V
7 5 (5.26%) vSphere
8 2 (2.11%) XenServer
9 1 (1.05%) Docker
9 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.05%) vCloud
9 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 54 (56.84%) SCCM
2 6 (6.32%) AppDNA
2 6 (6.32%) SCOM
3 5 (5.26%) SCOrch
3 5 (5.26%) WSUS
4 4 (4.21%) Windows Intune
5 3 (3.16%) XenMobile
6 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.11%) Puppet
6 2 (2.11%) yum
7 1 (1.05%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.05%) vRealize
Vendors
1 46 (48.42%) Microsoft
2 40 (42.11%) Citrix
3 28 (29.47%) VMware
4 11 (11.58%) AppSense
5 7 (7.37%) Pegasus
5 7 (7.37%) Sage
6 6 (6.32%) Oracle
7 4 (4.21%) Adobe
7 4 (4.21%) BMC
7 4 (4.21%) Computacenter
8 3 (3.16%) Apple
8 3 (3.16%) IBM
9 2 (2.11%) Bloomberg
9 2 (2.11%) Cisco
9 2 (2.11%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.11%) Fidessa
9 2 (2.11%) iManage
9 2 (2.11%) Reuters
10 1 (1.05%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.05%) MobileIron
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