Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 20 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
England > London
6 months to
20 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 858 561 623
Rank change year-on-year -297 +62 +118
Permanent jobs citing MSI 31 46 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.044% 0.14% 0.043%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.62% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 14
10th Percentile £41,000 £51,250 £34,450
25th Percentile £51,250 £61,250 £50,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +21.74% -4.17%
75th Percentile - £80,000 £62,500
90th Percentile - £85,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +40.00% +11.11%

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18,076 7,413 7,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 25.78% 21.79% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6,793 5,381 6,022
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £103,750 £96,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

MSI
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for MSI in London

MSI
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MSI in London.

Salary trend for MSI in London

MSI
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing MSI in London over the 6 months to 20 May 2022.

Salary histogram for MSI in London

MSI
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the London region over the 6 months to 20 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West London -78 14 £75,000 -6.25% 1
South London -53 2 £75,000 +9.09%
MSI
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for MSI.

1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) SQL
3 18 (58.06%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (54.84%) Configuration Management
5 16 (51.61%) T-SQL
5 16 (51.61%) .NET
5 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
5 16 (51.61%) Web 2.0
5 16 (51.61%) Degree
5 16 (51.61%) NHibernate
5 16 (51.61%) Use Case
5 16 (51.61%) WiX
5 16 (51.61%) Entity Framework
5 16 (51.61%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
7 12 (38.71%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (35.48%) REST
8 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (35.48%) Agile
8 11 (35.48%) C#
8 11 (35.48%) Client/Server
8 11 (35.48%) Visual Studio
8 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft 365
10 8 (25.81%) SCCM
11 6 (19.35%) Azure
11 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (19.35%) User Experience
11 6 (19.35%) DNS

MSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (19.35%) Azure
3 4 (12.90%) Google Workspace
4 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (6.45%) SaaS
5 1 (3.23%) IaaS
5 1 (3.23%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) OpenVPN
2 4 (12.90%) VPN
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (3.23%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) WiX
2 11 (35.48%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.45%) InstallShield
3 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Social Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Humanities
3 2 (6.45%) Publishing
3 2 (6.45%) Social Science
4 1 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Senior Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Backend Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Backend Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) UI Developer
6 4 (12.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 4 (12.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) IT Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) IT Support
6 4 (12.90%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) SCCM Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
8 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
1 16 (51.61%) Entity Framework
1 16 (51.61%) NHibernate
2 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET Web API
2 11 (35.48%) REST
3 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
3 5 (16.13%) Aurelia
3 5 (16.13%) CSS
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 5 (16.13%) HTML5 Canvas
3 5 (16.13%) Node.js
3 5 (16.13%) React
3 5 (16.13%) SVG
3 5 (16.13%) Vue.js
4 4 (12.90%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Web 2.0
2 12 (38.71%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (35.48%) Client/Server
4 6 (19.35%) User Experience
5 2 (6.45%) PKI
5 2 (6.45%) Replication
6 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
6 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 10
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.90%) Debian
3 4 (12.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (54.84%) Configuration Management
3 16 (51.61%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (51.61%) Use Case
4 11 (35.48%) Agile
5 6 (19.35%) Application Packaging
6 5 (16.13%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 5 (16.13%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (16.13%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (16.13%) Product Management
6 5 (16.13%) Refactoring
6 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.13%) UX Design
6 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
7 4 (12.90%) Email Migration
7 4 (12.90%) Fintech
7 4 (12.90%) High Availability
7 4 (12.90%) Migration
7 4 (12.90%) Patch Management
7 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) T-SQL
3 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
4 11 (35.48%) C#
5 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.13%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.45%) VB
6 2 (6.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) Accessibility
1 5 (16.13%) QA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (12.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.68%) vSphere
4 3 (9.68%) XenApp
5 2 (6.45%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) SCCM
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (6.45%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (6.45%) WMI
3 2 (6.45%) WSUS
4 1 (3.23%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
2 4 (12.90%) Google
2 4 (12.90%) Sophos
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Adobe
4 2 (6.45%) Ivanti
5 1 (3.23%) Altiris
5 1 (3.23%) iManage
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec