The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 118 128 109
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs citing FTP 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.049% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.33% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £30,500 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
326 303 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.51% 14.92% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 270 276 297
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
FTP
West Midlands

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 29 July 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 8 (100.00%) HTTP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) IPsec
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Replication
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) WSUS
2 5 (62.50%) XenServer
2 5 (62.50%) XenDesktop
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
3 3 (37.50%) NAS
3 3 (37.50%) NCDA

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) HTTP
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) IPsec
2 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
3 3 (37.50%) SMTP
3 3 (37.50%) SNMP
3 3 (37.50%) iSCSI
3 3 (37.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Implementation Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Storage Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Storage Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Implementation Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Replication
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
1 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) NCDA
1 3 (37.50%) NCIE
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) XenServer
1 5 (62.50%) XenDesktop
2 3 (37.50%) NFS
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) EMC