Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 190 236
Rank change year-on-year -36 +46 -1
Permanent jobs citing MSI 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.018% 0.022% 0.032%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.084% 0.11% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Scotland median annual salary - - £39,500
UK median annual salary £47,750 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -4.50% +13.64% +3.53%

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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,185 909 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.44% 19.75% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 746 542 614
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,375 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

MSI
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for MSI in Scotland

MSI
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for MSI in Scotland

MSI
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSI within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Edinburgh - 1 - -
MSI
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MSI.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) yum
1 1 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) GCC
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) NuGet
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

MSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) GCC
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) NuGet
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) PowerCLI
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) yum
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce