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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA)
Rank 856 936 975
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +39
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect 20 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.018% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.087% 0.065% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 15
Median salary £32,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.47% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £60,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-52.50% +84.61%

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
23115 29169 31678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.78% 27.47% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18260 23106 25396
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 within the UK.

Microsoft Certified Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top 9 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 9 December 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 +65 14 £33,000 -42.60% 6
London +65 7 £37,500 +7.14% 5
South East +73 6 £26,250 -56.25% 1
High Wycombe - 6 £26,250 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £26,250 - 1
City of London +24 3 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Stevenage - 1 £28,500 -
East of England - 1 £28,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £28,500 -

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 20 (76.92%) MCP
1 20 (76.92%) Mitel
2 16 (61.54%) VoIP
3 15 (57.69%) Telecoms
4 8 (30.77%) Driving Licence
5 7 (26.92%) Unified Communications
5 7 (26.92%) IVR
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (23.08%) WAN
6 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 6 (23.08%) LAN
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) Avaya
7 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
7 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
8 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 4 (15.38%) Coaching
9 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
9 3 (11.54%) Cisco
10 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
11 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (3.85%) MCPD
11 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010

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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) VoIP
2 7 (26.92%) Unified Communications
3 6 (23.08%) LAN
3 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 6 (23.08%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) FTP
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (57.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Mitel Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Senior Mitel Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Project Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 2 (7.69%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Avaya Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Telephony Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) TOGAF Architect
7 1 (3.85%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.85%) VoIP Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Driving Licence
2 7 (26.92%) IVR
3 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
4 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
2 4 (15.38%) Coaching
2 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) MCP
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) MCITP
4 1 (3.85%) MCPD
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Mitel
2 5 (19.23%) Avaya
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Intel
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
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