The first table below looks at the demand for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - - 29
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 4.74%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £15,390
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Qualifications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
80 44 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 54.42% 26.35% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 45 32 42
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £46,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCP
County Antrim

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

MCP
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

MCP Salary Trend in Belfast