The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certified Master 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 Master 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 Master (MCM)
Rank 599 634 610
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -24
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master 13 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.004% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.018% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 14
Average salary £60,000 £100,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £55,000 £66,250
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -16.98%
Microsoft Certified Master
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 Master
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Microsoft Certified Master Jobs Demand Trend in London

Microsoft Certified Master
Salary Trend in London

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

Microsoft Certified Master Salary Trend in London

Microsoft Certified Master
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 Master 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 +42 13 £60,000 -40.00%
Microsoft Certified Master
England

Microsoft Certified Master
Top 28 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) MCITP
2 15 (88.24%) SC Cleared
2 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
2 15 (88.24%) Lync
2 15 (88.24%) MS Excel
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) VoIP
2 15 (88.24%) Unified Communications
2 15 (88.24%) MCSE
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) MPLS
3 2 (11.76%) VLAN
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) vCloud
3 2 (11.76%) Finance

Microsoft Certified Master
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 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 15 (88.24%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (88.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) VoIP
1 15 (88.24%) Unified Communications
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) MPLS
2 2 (11.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Consultant
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) MCSE
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (88.24%) MCITP
1 15 (88.24%) SC Cleared
1 15 (88.24%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) vCloud
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) VMware