The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certified Architect in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certified Architect over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA)
Rank 330 313 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.016% 0.017% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.066% 0.068% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £70,000 £83,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £65,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-30.76% +75.67%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3028 2944 3171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.92% 25.03% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2579 2537 2852
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certified Architect
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Microsoft Certified Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certified Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Microsoft Certified Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect across the City of London region.

Microsoft Certified Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Microsoft Certified Architect also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certified Architect.

1 11 (100.00%) MCSE
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Sitecore
2 7 (63.64%) Digital Media
2 7 (63.64%) UML
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
2 7 (63.64%) RUP
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) WCF
5 3 (27.27%) WPF
5 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) UNIX
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) IIS
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) HPUX
6 2 (18.18%) Solaris
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) MCSA

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Microsoft Certified Architect also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certified Architect. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (18.18%) Back Office
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Architect
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Security Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) WCF
2 3 (27.27%) WPF
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Digital Media
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) HPUX
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) UML
1 7 (63.64%) Scrum
1 7 (63.64%) RUP
2 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) MCSE
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
1 2 (18.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Sitecore
3 2 (18.18%) Remedy
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) F5
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