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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA)
Rank 623 643 606
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -37
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect 8 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.019% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.072% 0.074% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 6
Average salary £74,500 £70,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% +47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £46,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,600 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 - £63,000
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
11140 12094 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.21% 25.12% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9069 9723 9017
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 3 August 2015.

Microsoft Certified Architect Salary Histogram in London

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (92.86%) MCSE
3 7 (50.00%) MCTS
3 7 (50.00%) MCITP
3 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) UML
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (35.71%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) RUP
5 5 (35.71%) SOA
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Banking
5 5 (35.71%) Sitecore
5 5 (35.71%) WCF
5 5 (35.71%) WPF
5 5 (35.71%) Digital Media
6 4 (28.57%) Puppet
6 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
7 1 (7.14%) Relational Database

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 5 (35.71%) WCF
2 5 (35.71%) WPF
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) SOA
1 5 (35.71%) UML
1 5 (35.71%) RUP
1 5 (35.71%) Scrum
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) E-business
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (92.86%) MCSE
3 7 (50.00%) MCTS
3 7 (50.00%) MCITP
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (7.14%) CCVP
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Sitecore
4 1 (7.14%) Verint
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Mitel
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) 3Com
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