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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
Rank - 34 34
Permanent jobs citing MCP 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - 1.80% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.29% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £23,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.68%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
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
36 70 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 48.65% 41.92% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15 48 17
Average salary £45,000 £28,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.52% -31.54%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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