The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 85 91 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing FTP 16 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.09% 0.17% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.58% 2.15% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +17.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £32,500 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
FTP
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
211 93 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.32% 7.79% 10.82%
Number of salaries quoted 126 61 83
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £28,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,400 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

FTP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

FTP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) HTTP
2 15 (68.18%) SQL
3 14 (63.64%) Information Security
4 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 11 (50.00%) C#
4 11 (50.00%) HTML
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (50.00%) ITIL
4 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (50.00%) SMTP
4 11 (50.00%) HTTPS
4 11 (50.00%) CMS
5 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
5 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
5 9 (40.91%) Fault Management
5 9 (40.91%) Capacity Management
5 9 (40.91%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (36.36%) MCP
6 8 (36.36%) UNIX
7 7 (31.82%) Linux
8 6 (27.27%) Change Management
9 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (22.73%) Firewall
9 5 (22.73%) Finance
9 5 (22.73%) DNS
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 11 (50.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) HTTP
2 11 (50.00%) SMTP
2 11 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
4 5 (22.73%) Firewall
4 5 (22.73%) DNS
5 4 (18.18%) LDAP
5 4 (18.18%) Wireshark
5 4 (18.18%) SSH
5 4 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security
5 4 (18.18%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mart
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (4.55%) Star Schema
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.55%) OLAP
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) International Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Analyst
2 11 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Applications Support
3 6 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) IT Support
5 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Auditor
8 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) IT Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) UNIX
3 7 (31.82%) Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Information Security
2 11 (50.00%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) Fault Management
3 9 (40.91%) Capacity Management
3 9 (40.91%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (27.27%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Data Security
6 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
7 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) MCP
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) GCIA
2 4 (18.18%) GSEC
2 4 (18.18%) GCIH
2 4 (18.18%) GWAPT
2 4 (18.18%) GPEN
2 4 (18.18%) OSCP
2 4 (18.18%) OSCE
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle