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 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
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank - 108 -
Permanent jobs citing FTP 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £36,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -1.89%
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
278 309 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.37% 20.40% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 254 266 282
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,612
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +10.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £60,400
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 30 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) Back Office
3 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) Retail
3 4 (66.67%) Logistics
3 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (66.67%) Borland
3 4 (66.67%) C++
3 4 (66.67%) COBOL
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) RIP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) BCP
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (16.67%) TACACS
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) RIP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 1 (16.67%) TACACS
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) SSH
2 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (66.67%) Back Office
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Programmer
3 3 (50.00%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) DBA
4 1 (16.67%) Database Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) BCP
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) COBOL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Borland
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Stonesoft