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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA)
Rank 615 632 638
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect 8 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.034% 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.076% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 13
Average salary £35,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
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
10514 10569 10998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.96% 25.75% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8789 8634 8816
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
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 13 February 2016. 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 +70 6 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Microsoft Certified Architect
England

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 15 (93.75%) VMware
1 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (75.00%) CCNA
3 10 (62.50%) MCP
3 10 (62.50%) LAN
3 10 (62.50%) WAN
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Clustering
3 10 (62.50%) Workflow
3 10 (62.50%) IVR
3 10 (62.50%) Mitel
3 10 (62.50%) vSphere
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 3 (18.75%) MCTS
6 3 (18.75%) MCITP
6 3 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (18.75%) Puppet
6 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) MCSE
7 2 (12.50%) EMC
7 2 (12.50%) Citrix
7 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (12.50%) Firewall

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Boomi
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) LAN
1 10 (62.50%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Mitel Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) AWS Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Clustering
1 10 (62.50%) IVR
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) EMC VNX
2 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Workflow
2 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
3 3 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) CCNA
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (62.50%) MCP
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 3 (18.75%) MCITP
5 3 (18.75%) MCSE
5 3 (18.75%) MCTS
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (62.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Mitel
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) MuleSoft
5 1 (6.25%) NetSuite