The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certified Master in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certified Master over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Master (MCM)
Rank 842 840 857
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master 26 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.031% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.089% 0.12% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 25
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -18.51%
Microsoft Certified Master
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29109 27514 31027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.56% 26.87% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23412 22014 26278
Average salary £45,000 £43,829 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.67% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certified Master
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Microsoft Certified Master Jobs Demand Trend in England

Microsoft Certified Master
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master across the England region.

Microsoft Certified Master Salary Trend in England

Microsoft Certified Master
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master across the England region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Microsoft Certified Master Salary Histogram in England

Microsoft Certified Master
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master within the England region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +35 13 £60,000 -40.00%
South East -9 7 £60,000 +9.09% 1
North West -4 4 £32,500 -27.77%
Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
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Microsoft Certified Master
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Microsoft Certified Master 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 Master.

1 34 (94.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 21 (58.33%) MCSE
5 20 (55.56%) MCITP
6 18 (50.00%) Lync
7 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
7 16 (44.44%) VoIP
7 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
7 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
7 16 (44.44%) Unified Communications
8 12 (33.33%) SQL
9 9 (25.00%) Windows
10 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
11 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
12 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (16.67%) SAN
12 6 (16.67%) Migration
12 6 (16.67%) VMware
12 6 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (11.11%) Oracle
13 4 (11.11%) IIS
13 4 (11.11%) FTP
13 4 (11.11%) DNS
13 4 (11.11%) HP

Microsoft Certified Master
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Microsoft Certified Master 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 Master. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (50.00%) Lync
2 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (11.11%) IIS
4 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) Unified Communications
1 16 (44.44%) VoIP
2 6 (16.67%) SAN
3 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) FTP
4 2 (5.56%) MPLS
4 2 (5.56%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
4 2 (5.56%) VPN
4 2 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) Big Data
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Consultant
2 21 (58.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 6 (16.67%) DBA
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft BI Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior DBA
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
1 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Migration
1 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (8.33%) High Availability
3 2 (5.56%) Master Data Management
3 2 (5.56%) ETL
3 2 (5.56%) Data Management
3 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 34 (94.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (58.33%) MCSE
3 20 (55.56%) MCITP
4 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 6 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 4 (11.11%) MCPD
7 3 (8.33%) Degree
7 3 (8.33%) MCSM
8 2 (5.56%) MCTS
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) vCloud
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) HP
3 4 (11.11%) Dell
3 4 (11.11%) Intel
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
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