The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for MCSM qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Master (MCSM)
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 609 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MCSM 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.008% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.036% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary - - £45,000

MCSM is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8433 9744 11451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.01% 24.33% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6478 8197 9344
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MCSM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing MCSM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCSM in London

MCSM
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for MCSM in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing MCSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for MCSM.

1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) VCAP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) IT Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management

MCSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (66.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (66.67%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) IT Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
1 3 (100.00%) VCAP
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware