The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certified Architect in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certified Architect over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA)
Rank - 245 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.061% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -27.77%
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 North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1368 1778 1630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.11% 27.28% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1362 1267
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certified Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Microsoft Certified Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Microsoft Certified Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Microsoft Certified Architect Salary Trend in the North West

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Operations Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA