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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA)
Rank 603 615 599
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect 9 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.046% 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.080% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 25
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £79,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
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
11267 11406 12348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.44% 25.12% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9222 9165 10383
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certified Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Certified Architect Salary Histogram in London

Microsoft Certified Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 19 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
City of London +23 2 £37,500 -46.42%
Microsoft Certified Architect
England

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) MCSE
3 8 (47.06%) Project Management
4 6 (35.29%) Workflow
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Big Data
4 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
4 6 (35.29%) RUP
4 6 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (35.29%) Sitecore
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Data Management
4 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Web Development
4 6 (35.29%) Business Development
4 6 (35.29%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) Web Services
4 6 (35.29%) XML
4 6 (35.29%) WCF
4 6 (35.29%) WPF
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (29.41%) Digital Media
5 5 (29.41%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) MCP
6 4 (23.53%) SQL

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
1 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Big Data
1 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Architect
2 9 (52.94%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Software Architect
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Mitel Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Project Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
1 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
2 6 (35.29%) Web Services
2 6 (35.29%) XML
2 6 (35.29%) WCF
2 6 (35.29%) WPF
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Workflow
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
2 6 (35.29%) RUP
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Data Management
2 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Web Development
2 6 (35.29%) Business Development
3 3 (17.65%) SOA
3 3 (17.65%) UML
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (47.06%) MCSE
3 5 (29.41%) MCP
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Sitecore
3 3 (17.65%) Mitel
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) SAP
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