The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 109 112 115
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing FTP 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.066% 0.13% 0.055%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.55% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.28% -5.62%
FTP
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
361 363 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.72% 24.10% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 267 302 308
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

FTP
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

FTP Salary Trend in Cambridge

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (42.86%) Games
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) SMTP
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) DNA
4 2 (28.57%) NFS
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) SMTP
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) SNMP
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (28.57%) InfiniBand
3 1 (14.29%) SSH
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Coordinator
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) DNA
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Bioinformatics
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) NFS
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Isilon
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle