The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 124 124 109
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs citing FTP 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.047% 0.047% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.30% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £30,500 - £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
FTP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
360 337 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.89% 15.77% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 288 310 278
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

FTP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

FTP Salary Trend in Birmingham

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) IPsec
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Replication
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 4 (57.14%) WSUS
2 4 (57.14%) XenServer
2 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
3 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 3 (42.86%) NCDA

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) IPsec
2 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
3 3 (42.86%) NAS
3 3 (42.86%) iSCSI
3 3 (42.86%) SMTP
3 3 (42.86%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Implementation Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Implementation Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Storage Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) NCDA
1 3 (42.86%) NCIE
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) XenServer
1 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) NFS
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat