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Occupation Ceilings for 2017/18 Released!

Posted Date: 03 Aug, 2017

Accounting and ICT Students Very Happy Today! 

Occupation Ceilings for Programme Year 2017/18

Programme year 2017/18 occupation ceilings for the MLTSSL have been finally been released! Below you will find our comparisons between the ceilings for 2016/17 and 2017/18. 

The rightmost columns are the occupation ceilings for programme years 2016/17 and 2017/18.

ID

Occupation Group

2016/17

2017/18

1331 Construction Managers 5289 5400
1332 Engineering Managers 1407 1155
1335 Production Managers  3368 NA

1341

Child Care Centre Managers

1000

1000

1342

Health and Welfare Services Managers

1177

1374

2211

Accountants

2500

4785

2212

Auditors, Company Secretaries and Corporate Treasurers

1413

1327

2241

Actuaries, Mathematicians and Statisticians

1000

1000

2245

Land Economists and Valuers

1035

1000

2312

Marine Transport Professionals 

1000

1000

2321

Architects and Landscape Architects

1391

1474

2322

Cartographers and Surveyors

1000

1000

2331

Chemical and Materials Engineers

1000

1000

2332

Civil Engineering Professionals

2174

3296

2333

Electrical Engineers

1254

1042

2334

Electronics Engineers

1000

1000

2335

Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineers

1539

2178

2339

Other Engineering Professionals

1000

1000

2341

Agricultural and Forestry Scientists

1000

1000

2346

Medical Laboratory Scientists

1602

1487

2347

Veterinarians

1000

1000

2349

Other Natural and Physical Science Professionals

1000

1000

2411

Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teachers

1822

2639

2414

Secondary School Teachers

8032

7910

2415

Special Education Teachers

1126

1000

2512

Medical Imaging Professionals

1000

1113

2514

Optometrists and Orthoptists

1000

1000

2519

Other Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals

1000

1000

2521

Chiropractors and Osteopaths

1000

1000

2524

Occupational Therapists

1000

1109

2525

Physiotherapists

1345

1464

2526

Podiatrists

1000

1000

2527

Speech Professionals and Audiologists

1000

1000

2531

General Practitioners and Resident Medical officers

3495

3495

2532

Anaesthetists

1000

NA

2533

Internal Medicine Specialists

1000

1000

2534

Psychiatrists

1000

1000

2535

Surgeons

1000

1000

2539

Other Medical Practitioners

1315

1000

2541

Midwives

1017

1090

2544

Registered Nurses

16346

16741

2611

ICT Business and Systems Analysts

1482

1574

2613

Software and Applications Programmers

5662

6202

2631

Computer Network Professionals

1426

1318

2633

Telecommunications Engineering Professionals

1000

1000

2711

Barristers

1000

1000

2713

Solicitors

5154

4161

2723

Psychologists 

1532

1750

2725

Social Workers

1783

1562

3122

Civil Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians

1000

1000

3123

Electrical Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians

1000

1000

3132

Telecommunications Technical Specialists

1000

1000

3211

Automotive Electricians

1000

1000

3212

Motor Mechanics

5597

5980

3222

Sheetmetal Trades Workers

1000

1000

3223

Structural Steel and Welding Trades Workers

4466

4426

3232

Metal Fitters and Machinists

6677

5330

3233

Precision Metal Trades Workers

1000

1000

3241

Panelbeaters

1000

1344

3311

Bricklayers and Stonemasons

1751

1271

3312

Carpenters and Joiners

7718

6968

3322

Painting Trades Workers

2871

2780

3331

Glaziers

1000

1000

3332

Plasterers

2149

2103

3334

Wall and Floor Tilers

1475

1407

3341

Plumbers

5169

5507

3411

Electricians

9345

9354

3421

Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics

1701

1427

3422

Electrical Distribution Trades Workers

1000

1000

3423

Electronics Trades Workers

1993

1878

3513

Chefs

2854

2675

3941

Cabinetmakers

1568

1905

3991

Boat Builders and Shipwright

1000

1000

 

Accountants should be very pleased! Its occupation ceiling has about doubled, from 2500 in programme year 2016/17 to 4785 for programme year 2017/18! We also see a general rise in occupation ceilings for ICT professionals.