Period
to 22 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for MSI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MSI over the 6 months to 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 356 383 359
Rank change year-on-year +27 -24 +29
Permanent jobs citing MSI 15 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.12% 0.035% 0.081%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.68% 0.18% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 10
Central London median annual salary £56,250 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.64% +27.27% -4.35%
10th Percentile £46,250 £54,000 £19,750
90th Percentile £66,875 £75,000 £78,875
London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -4.35%

MSI is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,190 2,713 2,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 17.31% 19.17% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,927 2,440 2,195
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £39,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

MSI
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing MSI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for MSI in Central London

MSI
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for MSI in Central London

MSI
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MSI in Central London over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

Salary histogram for MSI in Central London

MSI
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the Central London region over the 6 months to 22 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +33 12 £62,500 -10.71% 1
MSI
London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, IT jobs citing MSI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for MSI.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) SCCM
2 12 (80.00%) Windows 10
3 11 (73.33%) PowerShell
3 11 (73.33%) Application Packaging
3 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) Citrix
5 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (46.67%) ITIL
7 6 (40.00%) Finance
7 6 (40.00%) Ivanti
8 5 (33.33%) VMware
8 5 (33.33%) WSUS
8 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
8 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (33.33%) Financial Institution
8 5 (33.33%) InstallShield
8 5 (33.33%) Project Management
8 5 (33.33%) VBScript
8 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 4 (26.67%) Perfmon
9 4 (26.67%) Jamf Pro
9 4 (26.67%) Server Management
9 4 (26.67%) DNS
9 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (26.67%) PRINCE
9 4 (26.67%) ITSM
9 4 (26.67%) Migration
9 4 (26.67%) Service Management

MSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Azure
2 1 (6.67%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) InstallShield
2 4 (26.67%) WinDbg
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Applications Packager
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Applications Packager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Applications Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Packager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
1 3 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Mac OS
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Application Packaging
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (26.67%) Investment Management
4 4 (26.67%) ITSM
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE
4 4 (26.67%) Server Management
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Service Management
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (20.00%) Time Management
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (33.33%) VBScript
3 3 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) MCSA
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) MCTS
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 3 (20.00%) BitLocker
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) SCCM
2 5 (33.33%) WSUS
3 4 (26.67%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (26.67%) Perfmon
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (6.67%) Packer
5 1 (6.67%) Puppet
5 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (40.00%) Ivanti
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) Lumension
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco
6 3 (20.00%) EMC
7 2 (13.33%) Wyse
8 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
8 1 (6.67%) Splunk
8 1 (6.67%) Symantec