The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certified Master in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certified Master over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Master (MCM)
Rank 134 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.081% 0.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
Microsoft Certified Master
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1028 857 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.38% 38.12% 36.16%
Number of salaries quoted 649 648 631
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft Certified Master
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Microsoft Certified Master Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Microsoft Certified Master
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Microsoft Certified Master Salary Trend in Reading

Microsoft Certified Master
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (77.78%) Migration
2 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (44.44%) MDX
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
4 4 (44.44%) Master Data Management
4 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 4 (44.44%) Data Management
4 4 (44.44%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery

Microsoft Certified Master
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft BI Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Migration
1 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Master Data Management
2 4 (44.44%) Data Management
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle