Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
England > London
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 739 781 799
Rank change year-on-year +42 +18 +44
Permanent jobs citing MSI 60 81 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.090% 0.11% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.46% 0.55% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 45 78 41
London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +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 12,969 14,718 14,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.49% 19.86% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10,276 11,874 12,598
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

MSI
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for MSI in London

MSI
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for MSI in London

MSI
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MSI in London over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018. 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
Central London -9 6 £42,500 - 1
South London - 6 £55,000 -
East London +5 1 £47,500 -9.52% 1
MSI
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 54 (90.00%) Windows
2 53 (88.33%) PowerShell
3 48 (80.00%) Windows 10
4 47 (78.33%) SCCM
5 44 (73.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 41 (68.33%) Active Directory
7 39 (65.00%) Windows 7
8 34 (56.67%) Citrix
9 28 (46.67%) Finance
9 28 (46.67%) Office 365
10 27 (45.00%) Application Packaging
10 27 (45.00%) Windows Server
11 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
12 25 (41.67%) Software Packaging
13 24 (40.00%) Investment Banking
13 24 (40.00%) Banking
14 21 (35.00%) DNS
15 20 (33.33%) TCP/IP
16 19 (31.67%) DHCP
16 19 (31.67%) Asset Management
16 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2012
17 18 (30.00%) FactSet
17 18 (30.00%) Fat Client
17 18 (30.00%) Thin Client
17 18 (30.00%) Reuters
17 18 (30.00%) Bloomberg
17 18 (30.00%) Task Automation
18 16 (26.67%) VBScript
19 15 (25.00%) ITIL
20 14 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 3 (5.00%) Apache
1 3 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (46.67%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.00%) DNS
2 20 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 19 (31.67%) DHCP
4 6 (10.00%) Firewall
5 2 (3.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.67%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) Blockchain
1 3 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) WinDbg
2 7 (11.67%) InstallShield
3 4 (6.67%) AdminStudio
4 3 (5.00%) Ant
4 3 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 28 (46.67%) Finance
2 24 (40.00%) Banking
2 24 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 6 (10.00%) Front Office
4 2 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 18 (30.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 16 (26.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 13 (21.67%) Applications Packager
5 12 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 12 (20.00%) Citrix Support
5 12 (20.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 12 (20.00%) Desktop Support
5 12 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 12 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
6 6 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Technical Support
7 5 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Development Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (41.67%) Software Packaging
2 3 (5.00%) Java EE
2 3 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Fat Client
1 18 (30.00%) Thin Client
2 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) Equities
2 6 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 6 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (10.00%) Hedge funds
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (3.33%) Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) PKI
4 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (90.00%) Windows
2 48 (80.00%) Windows 10
3 39 (65.00%) Windows 7
4 27 (45.00%) Windows Server
5 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.00%) Linux
6 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Application Packaging
2 19 (31.67%) Asset Management
3 18 (30.00%) Task Automation
4 15 (25.00%) ITIL
5 14 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
8 6 (10.00%) Migration
9 4 (6.67%) Application Virtualisation
9 4 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 3 (5.00%) Change Management
10 3 (5.00%) Cryptocurrency
10 3 (5.00%) DevOps
10 3 (5.00%) Refactoring
11 2 (3.33%) High Availability
11 2 (3.33%) ITIL V3
11 2 (3.33%) ITSM
11 2 (3.33%) Load Balancing
11 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
11 2 (3.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 53 (88.33%) PowerShell
2 16 (26.67%) VBScript
3 6 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.00%) Java
4 3 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.33%) MCSA
3 7 (11.67%) MCSE
4 6 (10.00%) Degree
5 5 (8.33%) CCA
5 5 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (8.33%) MCITP
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 44 (73.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 41 (68.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (13.33%) BitLocker
4 5 (8.33%) XenServer
5 3 (5.00%) XenApp
6 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 47 (78.33%) SCCM
2 8 (13.33%) Perfmon
3 7 (11.67%) WSUS
4 6 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (6.67%) Nessus
5 4 (6.67%) SCOM
6 2 (3.33%) Control-M
6 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (3.33%) SCOrch
6 2 (3.33%) vRealize
6 2 (3.33%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 1 (1.67%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (56.67%) Citrix
2 26 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (30.00%) Bloomberg
3 18 (30.00%) FactSet
3 18 (30.00%) Reuters
4 13 (21.67%) Ivanti
5 8 (13.33%) McAfee
6 7 (11.67%) Symantec
7 6 (10.00%) Cisco
7 6 (10.00%) FXall
7 6 (10.00%) Tradeweb
7 6 (10.00%) VMware
8 5 (8.33%) Altiris
9 4 (6.67%) Snow
10 2 (3.33%) CyberArk
10 2 (3.33%) iManage
10 2 (3.33%) Lumension
10 2 (3.33%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.67%) Apple
11 1 (1.67%) Novell