Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
England > London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 763 799 838
Rank change year-on-year +36 +39 -24
Permanent jobs citing MSI 50 60 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.073% 0.080% 0.052%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.36% 0.39% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 37 49 34
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +7.48%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,700 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £73,750 £73,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -

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 13,704 15,353 15,387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.96% 20.48% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10,882 12,094 13,548
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +7.14% +1.82%
10th Percentile £39,750 £37,500 £35,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -18 6 £70,000 +30.23% 2
South London - 4 £55,000 -
East London -5 1 £47,500 -9.52% 1
MSI
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 44 (88.00%) Windows
2 43 (86.00%) PowerShell
3 39 (78.00%) SCCM
4 37 (74.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 36 (72.00%) Windows 10
6 34 (68.00%) Citrix
7 32 (64.00%) Active Directory
8 29 (58.00%) Windows 7
9 27 (54.00%) Office 365
10 25 (50.00%) Software Packaging
11 24 (48.00%) TCP/IP
12 23 (46.00%) Windows Server
13 22 (44.00%) Finance
14 21 (42.00%) Application Packaging
15 19 (38.00%) DNS
16 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (34.00%) DHCP
17 17 (34.00%) Investment Banking
17 17 (34.00%) Banking
17 17 (34.00%) Asset Management
18 16 (32.00%) Fat Client
18 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
18 16 (32.00%) Thin Client
18 16 (32.00%) Reuters
18 16 (32.00%) Bloomberg
18 16 (32.00%) FactSet
18 16 (32.00%) Task Automation
19 15 (30.00%) VMware
20 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 9 (18.00%) Public Cloud

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 7 (14.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (12.00%) Confluence
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (54.00%) Office 365
2 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (14.00%) IaaS
4 6 (12.00%) Slack
4 6 (12.00%) Trello
5 2 (4.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.00%) TCP/IP
2 19 (38.00%) DNS
3 17 (34.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Blockchain
1 2 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Maven
2 7 (14.00%) Artifactory
2 7 (14.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.00%) MSBuild
2 7 (14.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (14.00%) TeamCity
3 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.00%) JIRA
3 6 (12.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) AdminStudio
4 2 (4.00%) Ant
4 2 (4.00%) WinDbg
5 1 (2.00%) InstallShield
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 17 (34.00%) Banking
2 17 (34.00%) Investment Banking
3 7 (14.00%) Front Office
4 2 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Support Engineer
2 16 (32.00%) Desktop Support
3 13 (26.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 12 (24.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 9 (18.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 9 (18.00%) Citrix Support
5 9 (18.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 9 (18.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 9 (18.00%) Office 365 Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Architect
6 7 (14.00%) DevOps Architect
6 7 (14.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Service Desk Support
7 5 (10.00%) Applications Packager
7 5 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Technical Support
7 5 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) AWS Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Continuous Delivery Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) Software Packaging
2 6 (12.00%) Node.js
3 2 (4.00%) Java EE
3 2 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Fat Client
1 16 (32.00%) Thin Client
2 9 (18.00%) Public Cloud
3 7 (14.00%) Equities
3 7 (14.00%) Fixed Income
3 7 (14.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.00%) Hedge funds
5 3 (6.00%) User Experience
6 2 (4.00%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (4.00%) Clustering
6 2 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (88.00%) Windows
2 36 (72.00%) Windows 10
3 29 (58.00%) Windows 7
4 23 (46.00%) Windows Server
5 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.00%) Linux
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Application Packaging
2 17 (34.00%) Asset Management
3 16 (32.00%) Task Automation
4 11 (22.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.00%) DevOps
6 8 (16.00%) Software Delivery
7 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (14.00%) ITIL
7 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.00%) Microservices
8 6 (12.00%) Release Management
8 6 (12.00%) SOA
9 5 (10.00%) Change Control
9 5 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (10.00%) Information Security
10 4 (8.00%) BDD
10 4 (8.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (16.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (14.00%) VBScript
4 6 (12.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) PHP
5 2 (4.00%) SQL
5 2 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.00%) MCSA
3 5 (10.00%) CCA
3 5 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (10.00%) MCITP
4 3 (6.00%) MCSE
5 2 (4.00%) Degree
5 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 37 (74.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 32 (64.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (12.00%) Docker
6 5 (10.00%) BitLocker
6 5 (10.00%) XenServer
7 4 (8.00%) XenApp
8 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 39 (78.00%) SCCM
2 7 (14.00%) Ansible
2 7 (14.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (14.00%) Puppet
2 7 (14.00%) Salt
3 3 (6.00%) WSUS
4 2 (4.00%) Control-M
4 2 (4.00%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.00%) Perfmon
4 2 (4.00%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.00%) vRealize
4 2 (4.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 34 (68.00%) Citrix
2 16 (32.00%) Bloomberg
2 16 (32.00%) FactSet
2 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.00%) Reuters
3 15 (30.00%) VMware
4 9 (18.00%) Ivanti
5 7 (14.00%) FXall
5 7 (14.00%) Tradeweb
6 3 (6.00%) Apple
6 3 (6.00%) Lumension
6 3 (6.00%) McAfee
7 2 (4.00%) CyberArk
7 2 (4.00%) iManage
7 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.00%) Symantec
8 1 (2.00%) Novell