The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - - 43
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -1.42%
MCP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
36 153 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 40.45% 43.22% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 85 70
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MCP
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCP across the Aberdeen region.

MCP Salary Trend in Aberdeen