The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certified Architect in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certified Architect over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA)
Rank 922 972 968
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect 5 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.019% 0.040% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 9
Median salary £32,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-55.17% +3.57%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £41,250 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-21.21% +52.77%

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
26046 30087 31705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.58% 27.33% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 21052 23940 24845
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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%

Microsoft Certified Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 UK

Microsoft Certified Architect
Salary Trend

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

Microsoft Certified Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +22 5 £32,500 -45.83% 1
South East - 2 £35,000 -
East of England - 2 £29,000 -
Guildford - 2 £35,000 -
Surrey - 2 £35,000 -
North West +13 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Manchester +8 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Essex - 1 £29,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £29,000 -
Watford - 1 £29,000 -

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Microsoft Certified Architect.

1 16 (80.00%) Mitel
2 15 (75.00%) MCP
3 9 (45.00%) CRM
4 7 (35.00%) Line Management
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) CCNA
6 4 (20.00%) VMware
6 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.00%) Avaya
8 2 (10.00%) Citrix
8 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (10.00%) NetApp
8 2 (10.00%) WAN
8 2 (10.00%) HP
8 2 (10.00%) EMC
8 2 (10.00%) LAN
8 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (10.00%) SLA
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco
8 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (10.00%) Firewall
8 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (10.00%) Information Security
8 2 (10.00%) IVR

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) FTP
2 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.00%) DataStage
1 1 (5.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Mitel Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (10.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (10.00%) IVR
1 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) CRM
2 7 (35.00%) Line Management
3 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) MCP
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (20.00%) CCNA
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (5.00%) CITP
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) MCITP
6 1 (5.00%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Mitel
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Avaya
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) EMC
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) Intel
5 1 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) Tableau
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