The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certified Architect in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA)
England / South West
Rank - 241 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.089% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £57,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-52.17% +64.28%

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

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1523 1831 1872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.79% 32.67% 30.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1193 1496 1530
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certified Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Microsoft Certified Architect as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certified Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Microsoft Certified Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Microsoft Certified Architect Salary Trend in the South West