Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft Certified Master qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Master (MCM)
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1174 1186 1254
Rank change year-on-year +12 +68 +26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master 2 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.005% 0.011% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 16
UK median annual salary £55,500 - £77,000
10th Percentile £47,650 - £70,625
90th Percentile £65,350 - £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

Microsoft Certified Master is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40,946 45,462 57,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.52% 25.70% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31,755 36,133 46,373
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft Certified Master
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft Certified Master as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certified Master 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.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certified Master in the UK

Microsoft Certified Master
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Certified Master over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Certified Master in the UK

Microsoft Certified Master
Top 2 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 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 2 £55,500 -
London - 2 £55,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) MCSM

Microsoft Certified Master
Co-occurring 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MCSM
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) VMware