The table below looks at the statistics for MCP in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - - 26
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - - 5.80%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £15,390
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +0.67%
MCP
Northern Ireland

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

Qualifications Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
94 41 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 50.54% 26.45% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 50 29 44
Average salary £26,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,750 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £40,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

MCP
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

MCP Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

MCP
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

MCP Salary Trend in County Antrim