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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 5.49%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
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
83 42 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 54.97% 26.42% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 44 32 38
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £46,500 £48,000
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