The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certified Architect in IT jobs advertised for the 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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA)
Rank 650 661 692
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +31
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect 1 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.013% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.009% 0.051% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 12
Median salary £32,500 £82,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-60.60% +26.92%
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -23.52%
Microsoft Certified Architect
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10626 11713 12717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.27% 26.20% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8852 9617 10335
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,145
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%

Microsoft Certified Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the 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 London

Microsoft Certified Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Microsoft Certified Architect Salary Trend in London

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for Microsoft Certified Architect.

1 9 (90.00%) CCNA
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Mitel
2 8 (80.00%) MCP
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) Workflow
3 7 (70.00%) Clustering
3 7 (70.00%) IVR
3 7 (70.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) EMC VNX
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Mitel Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Clustering
1 7 (70.00%) IVR
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNA
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) MCP
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Mitel
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) EMC
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) HP