The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA)
London / City of London
Rank 221 248 310
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +62
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.040% 0.11% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.42% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £57,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-52.17% +64.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1202 1675 2534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.20% 26.00% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1505 2194
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £72,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certified Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Microsoft Certified Architect as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 13 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect 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 City of London region with a requirement for Microsoft Certified Architect.

1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Mitel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Enterprise Architect
2 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF Architect
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft