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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 215 204 203
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing FTP 15 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.49% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 1.70% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 16
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,850 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
FTP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1836 1710 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.61% 29.16% 26.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 1186 1105
Average salary £42,750 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FTP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

FTP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

FTP Salary Trend in Berkshire

FTP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FTP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

FTP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

FTP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 10 £56,250 +45.16% 1
Bracknell -7 3 £30,000 -33.33%
Slough -5 1 £30,000 -20.00%
FTP
South East

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing FTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FTP.

1 28 (70.00%) DNS
2 26 (65.00%) Linux
3 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
3 21 (52.50%) VMware
4 17 (42.50%) Windows
5 16 (40.00%) SQL
5 16 (40.00%) HTTP
5 16 (40.00%) Degree
5 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (37.50%) ITIL
6 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 14 (35.00%) SSL
8 13 (32.50%) SLA
8 13 (32.50%) HP
8 13 (32.50%) Firewall
9 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
9 12 (30.00%) PHP
10 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
11 10 (25.00%) Bash Shell
12 9 (22.50%) iSCSI
12 9 (22.50%) IIS
12 9 (22.50%) C
12 9 (22.50%) HTML
12 9 (22.50%) Java
12 9 (22.50%) Apache
13 8 (20.00%) C++
13 8 (20.00%) VPN
13 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
14 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing FTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (22.50%) IIS
1 9 (22.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) CMS
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (5.00%) GroupWise
3 2 (5.00%) Alfresco
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.00%) Drupal
3 2 (5.00%) WordPress
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (70.00%) DNS
2 16 (40.00%) HTTP
3 14 (35.00%) SSL
4 13 (32.50%) Firewall
5 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (22.50%) iSCSI
7 8 (20.00%) VPN
8 6 (15.00%) Internet
8 6 (15.00%) HTTPS
9 5 (12.50%) LDAP
9 5 (12.50%) Wireless
10 4 (10.00%) LAN
10 4 (10.00%) WAN
11 3 (7.50%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (7.50%) SAN
11 3 (7.50%) Kerberos
11 3 (7.50%) VLAN
11 3 (7.50%) SSH
12 2 (5.00%) DMZ
12 2 (5.00%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) MySQL
3 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) French Language
2 2 (5.00%) German Language
2 2 (5.00%) Italian Language
2 2 (5.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Administrator
1 12 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (15.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) Graduate
5 3 (7.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) HTML
2 4 (10.00%) COM
2 4 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (7.50%) LAMP
4 2 (5.00%) .NET
4 2 (5.00%) XML
4 2 (5.00%) ODBC
4 2 (5.00%) Flash
5 1 (2.50%) MSMQ
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (7.50%) HP StorageWorks
2 3 (7.50%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.00%) iPhone
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Linux
2 17 (42.50%) Windows
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.50%) CentOS
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.50%) VMS
6 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.00%) Android
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.50%) OWASP
3 5 (12.50%) Information Security
4 3 (7.50%) High Availability
4 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.00%) SEO
5 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.00%) ETL
5 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.00%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.50%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (2.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.50%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
2 12 (30.00%) PHP
3 10 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (22.50%) C
4 9 (22.50%) Java
5 8 (20.00%) C++
6 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (12.50%) C#
8 5 (12.50%) Tcl
9 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
10 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) CCNA
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.00%) CWNA
3 2 (5.00%) MCITP
3 2 (5.00%) HND
3 2 (5.00%) MCSE
3 2 (5.00%) CCIE
3 2 (5.00%) CCNP
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (32.50%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (15.00%) vSphere
3 6 (15.00%) vCloud
4 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.50%) Xen
5 3 (7.50%) NFS
5 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.00%) Nmap
6 2 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) SCVMM
2 4 (10.00%) Plesk
3 3 (7.50%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
1 21 (52.50%) VMware
2 13 (32.50%) HP
3 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
4 6 (15.00%) 3PAR
5 5 (12.50%) F5
5 5 (12.50%) Imperva
5 5 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (7.50%) Juniper
6 3 (7.50%) Dell
6 3 (7.50%) EMC
6 3 (7.50%) Brocade
6 3 (7.50%) Hitachi
6 3 (7.50%) NetApp
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix
7 2 (5.00%) CA
7 2 (5.00%) Symantec
7 2 (5.00%) MobileIron
7 2 (5.00%) SOTI