The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certified Master in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certified Master over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Master (MCM)
Rank 184 175 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% 0.079% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.34%
Microsoft Certified Master
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
967 895 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.90% 23.71% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 762 789 780
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

Microsoft Certified Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Microsoft Certified Master Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Microsoft Certified Master
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Microsoft Certified Master Salary Trend in Manchester

Microsoft Certified Master
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) MCPD
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect

Microsoft Certified Master
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCPD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) VMware