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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 281 280 302
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs citing FTP 15 44 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.38% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 2.20% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15 42 20
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £30,000 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £69,750 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
FTP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1323 2003 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.95% 17.07% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 1684 1597
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FTP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

FTP Salary Trend in the City of London

FTP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FTP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

FTP Salary Histogram in the City of London

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 26 (57.78%) Finance
2 19 (42.22%) Firewall
3 18 (40.00%) DNS
4 17 (37.78%) HTTP
5 16 (35.56%) TCP/IP
5 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
6 15 (33.33%) SQL
6 15 (33.33%) Windows
7 12 (26.67%) Linux
7 12 (26.67%) Oracle
7 12 (26.67%) Cisco
7 12 (26.67%) Project Management
8 11 (24.44%) VPN
8 11 (24.44%) Banking
8 11 (24.44%) Marketing
9 10 (22.22%) LAN
9 10 (22.22%) WAN
10 9 (20.00%) UNIX
10 9 (20.00%) ITIL
10 9 (20.00%) HP
10 9 (20.00%) Juniper
10 9 (20.00%) CheckPoint
10 9 (20.00%) Retail
10 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
10 9 (20.00%) F5
10 9 (20.00%) Analytics
11 8 (17.78%) Subversion
11 8 (17.78%) Nagios
11 8 (17.78%) DHCP
12 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) CMS
3 3 (6.67%) WordPress
4 2 (4.44%) nginx
4 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.22%) Confluence
5 1 (2.22%) Drupal
5 1 (2.22%) Mule
5 1 (2.22%) Documentum
5 1 (2.22%) CICS
5 1 (2.22%) FileNet
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.67%) Fireworks
3 3 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (6.67%) Photoshop
3 3 (6.67%) MS Office
3 3 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.22%) MS Project
4 1 (2.22%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (8.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.22%) SAP SRM
3 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.67%) Google Analytics
3 2 (4.44%) Office 365
3 2 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.44%) Datadog
3 2 (4.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) Firewall
2 18 (40.00%) DNS
3 17 (37.78%) HTTP
4 16 (35.56%) TCP/IP
5 11 (24.44%) VPN
6 10 (22.22%) LAN
6 10 (22.22%) WAN
7 8 (17.78%) DHCP
8 5 (11.11%) Ethernet
8 5 (11.11%) SMTP
8 5 (11.11%) SSL
8 5 (11.11%) MPLS
8 5 (11.11%) OSPF
8 5 (11.11%) SAN
8 5 (11.11%) SSH
8 5 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (8.89%) IPsec
9 4 (8.89%) FWSM
9 4 (8.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (8.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.89%) MySQL
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Subversion
2 6 (13.33%) JIRA
3 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) RSpec
5 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.22%) Mockito
5 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.22%) FishEye
5 1 (2.22%) Gradle
5 1 (2.22%) Selenium
5 1 (2.22%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.22%) jMock
5 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.22%) EasyMock
5 1 (2.22%) Maven
5 1 (2.22%) Ant
5 1 (2.22%) JUnit
General
1 26 (57.78%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Banking
2 11 (24.44%) Marketing
3 9 (20.00%) Retail
4 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 4 (8.89%) Electronics
5 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
5 4 (8.89%) Legal
6 3 (6.67%) Investment Banking
6 3 (6.67%) Retail Banking
6 3 (6.67%) Front Office
6 3 (6.67%) Back Office
6 3 (6.67%) Advertising
7 1 (2.22%) Publishing
7 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
7 1 (2.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Developer
2 8 (17.78%) Architect
2 8 (17.78%) Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
3 5 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Network Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) AWS Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Graduate Web Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Graduate
6 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) Web Services
2 6 (13.33%) XML
2 6 (13.33%) CSS
3 5 (11.11%) HTML
4 4 (8.89%) HTML5
4 4 (8.89%) CSS3
5 3 (6.67%) SOAP
6 2 (4.44%) .NET
6 2 (4.44%) J2EE
6 2 (4.44%) XSLT
6 2 (4.44%) JMS
6 2 (4.44%) WSDL
6 2 (4.44%) REST
6 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.44%) JSON
6 2 (4.44%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (4.44%) Play Framework
7 1 (2.22%) Grails
7 1 (2.22%) jQuery
7 1 (2.22%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (8.89%) DTV
3 3 (6.67%) Derivative
3 3 (6.67%) Copywriting
3 3 (6.67%) Social Media
3 3 (6.67%) Kindle
4 2 (4.44%) SWIFT
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Clustering
4 2 (4.44%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Linux
3 9 (20.00%) UNIX
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.22%) SUSE
6 1 (2.22%) CentOS
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Project Management
2 9 (20.00%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Analytics
3 7 (15.56%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (15.56%) SDLC
4 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 5 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 5 (11.11%) People Management
5 4 (8.89%) Line Management
5 4 (8.89%) SABSA
5 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
5 4 (8.89%) DoDAF
5 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.89%) Network Design
5 4 (8.89%) Validation
5 4 (8.89%) ETL
5 4 (8.89%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) Perl
4 4 (8.89%) PHP
4 4 (8.89%) Python
4 4 (8.89%) Java
4 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.44%) Scala
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) VBScript
6 1 (2.22%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.22%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) XQuery
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.22%) AWK
6 1 (2.22%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) Korn
6 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) CCNA
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.44%) MCP
4 1 (2.22%) CCNP
4 1 (2.22%) CCSA
4 1 (2.22%) CCSE
4 1 (2.22%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.89%) COBIT
3 3 (6.67%) ISO 9001
3 3 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (6.67%) Solvency II
3 3 (6.67%) CRD IV
4 2 (4.44%) QA
5 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (2.22%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) iptables
4 1 (2.22%) vCloud
4 1 (2.22%) Samba
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Nagios
2 5 (11.11%) SCOM
2 5 (11.11%) OpenView
3 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.44%) ZABBIX
3 2 (4.44%) Puppet
3 2 (4.44%) CFEngine
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle
1 12 (26.67%) Cisco
2 9 (20.00%) HP
2 9 (20.00%) Juniper
2 9 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (20.00%) F5
3 6 (13.33%) Remedy
3 6 (13.33%) VMware
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.11%) SAP
4 5 (11.11%) Google
5 4 (8.89%) Blue Coat
5 4 (8.89%) Sourcefire
5 4 (8.89%) Websense
5 4 (8.89%) Adobe
5 4 (8.89%) Citrix
6 3 (6.67%) Tableau
7 2 (4.44%) Alteryx
7 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.22%) RedDot