The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Microsoft Certified Architect qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA)
England / London
Rank - 648 648
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Architect 0 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London - 0.012% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.047% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 13
Median salary - £35,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -57.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £36,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +108.33% -7.09%  

Microsoft Certified Architect 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 7881 10690 10819
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.70% 25.85% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6394 8872 8805
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certified Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certified Architect in London

Microsoft Certified Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Certified Architect in London

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top 25 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 across the London region with a requirement for Microsoft Certified Architect.

1 5 (62.50%) MCP
1 5 (62.50%) Mitel
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (12.50%) FMCG
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Conceptual Models
4 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (12.50%) EPoS
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management

Microsoft Certified Architect
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Mitel Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Project Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Architect
3 2 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) EPoS
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Conceptual Models
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCP
2 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Mitel
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft