The table below looks at the statistics 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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCP 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.03% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -13.04%
MCP
County Antrim

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

Qualifications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
50 60 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 51.55% 42.55% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 30
Median salary £37,500 £29,250 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% +10.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,450 £18,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,900 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing MCP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

MCP
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing MCP 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 Belfast region with a requirement for MCP.

1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM

MCP
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft