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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Master (MCM)
Rank 943 925 939
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master 5 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.016% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.018% 0.058% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 13
Average salary £80,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £66,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £78,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+57.50% -9.09%

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
28380 29562 28677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 28.02% 27.74% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22655 23639 22533
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certified Master
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram

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

Microsoft Certified Master Salary Histogram in the UK

Microsoft Certified Master
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +15 5 £80,000 +33.33% 2
London +3 3 £80,000 +33.33% 1
City of London +54 1 £80,000 +33.33%
North West +25 1 £65,000 +85.71% 1
Manchester +18 1 £65,000 +85.71% 1
South East +8 1 £92,500 +39.62%
Kent - 1 £92,500 -

Microsoft Certified Master
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Microsoft Certified Master also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certified Master.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) MCSE
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 5 (38.46%) MCTS
4 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
4 5 (38.46%) MCITP
4 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (30.77%) Puppet
6 3 (23.08%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
7 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
7 2 (15.38%) EMC VNX
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (15.38%) Big Data
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (15.38%) CCNA

Microsoft Certified Master
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Microsoft Certified Master also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certified Master. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project Server
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) Datazen
4 1 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (7.69%) Power BI
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) AWS Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Database Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) MDX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XSL
1 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) EMC VNX
1 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
3 3 (23.08%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) API Integration
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (46.15%) MCSE
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 5 (38.46%) MCITP
3 5 (38.46%) MCTS
4 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (7.69%) MCPD
5 1 (7.69%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) EMC
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
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