The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certified Master in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certified Master over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Master (MCM)
Rank 917 962 985
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +23
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master 1 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.012% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.004% 0.043% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 5
Median salary £32,500 £72,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-55.17% +45.00%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-38.09% +16.66%

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
26044 29998 31950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.59% 27.33% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 21071 23898 25011
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 £72,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Microsoft Certified Master
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Microsoft Certified Master Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Microsoft Certified Master
Salary Trend

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

Microsoft Certified Master Salary Trend in the UK

Microsoft Certified Master
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +25 1 £32,500 -40.90%
North West +12 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Manchester +2 1 £32,500 -7.14%

Microsoft Certified Master
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master 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 Master.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MDX
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (50.00%) Datazen
3 2 (50.00%) Power BI
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft Certified Master
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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Datazen
1 2 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Power BI
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp