The table below looks at the statistics for MCSM in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSM over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Master (MCSM)
Rank - 958 969
Permanent jobs citing MCSM 0 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.003% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Median salary - £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary - £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26139 30235 31745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.65% 27.37% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21142 24036 24857
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MCSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MCSM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSM within the UK.

MCSM Salary Trend in the UK