The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 127 113 130
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing FTP 10 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.50% 0.48% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.02% 2.90% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 4
Average salary £61,250 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.12% +1.26%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
FTP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
331 276 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.66% 16.58% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 272 221 263
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

FTP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

FTP Salary Trend in Cheshire

FTP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FTP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

FTP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

FTP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Chester +8 3 £67,500 +68.75%
Crewe - 2 £45,000 -
FTP
North West

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (92.31%) HTTP
2 10 (76.92%) Web Services
3 9 (69.23%) WebSphere
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Middleware
4 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
5 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
5 5 (38.46%) IBM
5 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) SOA
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (23.08%) Information Security
7 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 3 (23.08%) Flash
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
7 3 (23.08%) HTTPS
7 3 (23.08%) Perl
7 3 (23.08%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) Release Management
8 2 (15.38%) Time Management
8 2 (15.38%) Retail
9 1 (7.69%) TOGAF

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (69.23%) WebSphere
2 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Edge Animate
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) HTTP
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) HTTPS
2 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
3 1 (7.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (7.69%) Aptana Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Sublime Text
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Integration Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Service Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Web Services
2 6 (46.15%) Middleware
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (23.08%) Flash
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) Java EE
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
5 1 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) XSD
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
2 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
2 5 (38.46%) Unit Testing
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) SOA
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Release Management
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) ArchiMate
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
1 5 (38.46%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Google