Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 764 805 845
Rank change year-on-year +41 +40 -30
Permanent jobs citing MSI 76 52 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.068% 0.093%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.49% 0.35% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 66 41 77
London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +7.48% -2.73%
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,000 £38,730
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +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 15370 14848 15961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.35% 19.52% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12221 13016 13485
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +5 11 £55,000 -4.35% 1
East London - 1 £52,500 -
MSI
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing MSI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for MSI.

1 68 (89.47%) Windows
2 60 (78.95%) Windows 7
3 59 (77.63%) Active Directory
3 59 (77.63%) Finance
3 59 (77.63%) SCCM
4 57 (75.00%) PowerShell
5 55 (72.37%) Office 365
6 51 (67.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 50 (65.79%) Windows Server
8 49 (64.47%) Windows 10
9 45 (59.21%) Software Packaging
10 42 (55.26%) Asset Management
10 42 (55.26%) VMware
10 42 (55.26%) Microsoft
11 41 (53.95%) Task Automation
12 37 (48.68%) Windows Server 2012
13 36 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
14 31 (40.79%) vSphere
15 28 (36.84%) Application Packaging
15 28 (36.84%) Citrix
16 25 (32.89%) TCP/IP
16 25 (32.89%) SAN
16 25 (32.89%) IIS
17 24 (31.58%) Migration
17 24 (31.58%) NAS
17 24 (31.58%) Virtual Desktop
18 21 (27.63%) HP
19 19 (25.00%) DNS
19 19 (25.00%) DHCP
20 18 (23.68%) Thin Client

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 25 (32.89%) IIS
2 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (9.21%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.63%) Confluence
6 1 (1.32%) CMS
6 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 55 (72.37%) Office 365
2 4 (5.26%) Dropbox
2 4 (5.26%) Google Drive
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.32%) IaaS
5 1 (1.32%) Slack
5 1 (1.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.89%) SAN
1 25 (32.89%) TCP/IP
2 24 (31.58%) NAS
3 19 (25.00%) DHCP
3 19 (25.00%) DNS
4 8 (10.53%) Internet
5 7 (9.21%) PCoIP
6 3 (3.95%) Intranet
7 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.32%) ISDN
7 1 (1.32%) SMS
7 1 (1.32%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.32%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.32%) Big Data
3 1 (1.32%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (14.47%) AdminStudio
2 8 (10.53%) AutoIt
3 7 (9.21%) InstallShield
4 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (2.63%) JIRA
6 1 (1.32%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.32%) Maven
6 1 (1.32%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.32%) Subversion
6 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.32%) WinDbg
6 1 (1.32%) WiX
General
1 59 (77.63%) Finance
2 18 (23.68%) Banking
3 9 (11.84%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Publishing
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
5 1 (1.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (48.68%) Desktop Engineer
1 37 (48.68%) Desktop Support
2 31 (40.79%) SCCM Engineer
3 24 (31.58%) VMware Engineer
4 18 (23.68%) Support Engineer
5 17 (22.37%) Citrix Engineer
5 17 (22.37%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 17 (22.37%) Office 365 Engineer
6 16 (21.05%) Citrix Support
6 16 (21.05%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 16 (21.05%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 15 (19.74%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 12 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (13.16%) PowerShell Engineer
10 9 (11.84%) Senior SCCM Engineer
11 6 (7.89%) Applications Engineer
11 6 (7.89%) Applications Packager
11 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Architect
11 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
11 6 (7.89%) Services Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (59.21%) Software Packaging
2 6 (7.89%) .NET
3 5 (6.58%) .NET Framework
3 5 (6.58%) REST
3 5 (6.58%) Web Services
4 4 (5.26%) COM
4 4 (5.26%) WPF
5 1 (1.32%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.32%) CSS
5 1 (1.32%) DCOM
5 1 (1.32%) HTML
5 1 (1.32%) JSON
5 1 (1.32%) Mason
5 1 (1.32%) Node.js
5 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) Fat Client
1 18 (23.68%) Thin Client
2 17 (22.37%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.95%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.63%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.32%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.32%) Equities
6 1 (1.32%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.32%) PKI
6 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (89.47%) Windows
2 60 (78.95%) Windows 7
3 50 (65.79%) Windows Server
4 49 (64.47%) Windows 10
5 37 (48.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (9.21%) Windows 8
6 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.95%) Linux
8 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (55.26%) Asset Management
2 41 (53.95%) Task Automation
3 28 (36.84%) Application Packaging
4 24 (31.58%) Migration
5 14 (18.42%) Change Management
6 8 (10.53%) Automated Trading
7 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.89%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (7.89%) IT Strategy
8 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.26%) Application Virtualisation
9 4 (5.26%) Multithreading
10 3 (3.95%) ITIL
11 2 (2.63%) Proactive Monitoring
12 1 (1.32%) Analytical Thinking
12 1 (1.32%) DevOps
12 1 (1.32%) Microservices
12 1 (1.32%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 1 (1.32%) Security Patching
12 1 (1.32%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 57 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 14 (18.42%) VBScript
3 7 (9.21%) C#
4 5 (6.58%) SQL
5 2 (2.63%) VB
6 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.32%) C++
6 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.32%) Perl
6 1 (1.32%) Python
6 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) MCSD
3 1 (1.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 59 (77.63%) Active Directory
2 51 (67.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 36 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (40.79%) vSphere
5 24 (31.58%) Virtual Desktop
6 18 (23.68%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (14.47%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (6.58%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.32%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.32%) Docker
9 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 59 (77.63%) SCCM
2 14 (18.42%) SCOrch
3 8 (10.53%) WSUS
4 1 (1.32%) Ansible
4 1 (1.32%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.32%) Perfmon
4 1 (1.32%) Puppet
4 1 (1.32%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.32%) vRealize
Vendors
1 42 (55.26%) Microsoft
1 42 (55.26%) VMware
2 28 (36.84%) Citrix
3 21 (27.63%) HP
4 18 (23.68%) Bloomberg
4 18 (23.68%) FactSet
4 18 (23.68%) Reuters
5 6 (7.89%) Avaya
5 6 (7.89%) Cognizant
6 5 (6.58%) Apple
6 5 (6.58%) Cisco
7 4 (5.26%) Google
8 1 (1.32%) Adobe
8 1 (1.32%) Altiris
8 1 (1.32%) Lumension
8 1 (1.32%) McAfee
8 1 (1.32%) NetApp
8 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.32%) Symantec
8 1 (1.32%) Veeam