The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank 250 209 203
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -6
Permanent jobs citing MSI 6 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.082% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 1.21% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 15
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +58.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,600 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.92% +12.85%
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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1076 908 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.67% 16.80% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 864 705 673
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSI across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MSI
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSI across the Yorkshire region.

MSI Salary Trend in Yorkshire

MSI
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
South Yorkshire -14 5 £40,000 +1.26%
West Yorkshire -40 1 £45,000 +2.27%
MSI
England

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 7 (87.50%) Application Packaging
3 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (62.50%) AdminStudio
4 5 (62.50%) VBScript
4 5 (62.50%) VB
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (62.50%) AppDNA
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) InstallShield
5 4 (50.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
8 1 (12.50%) NAS
8 1 (12.50%) SCOM
8 1 (12.50%) Time Management
8 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (12.50%) Lync
8 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (12.50%) XML

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) ATM
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) AdminStudio
2 4 (50.00%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Packager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) VBScript
1 5 (62.50%) VB
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) XenDesktop
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 5 (62.50%) AppDNA
3 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) NCR