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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 98 100 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing FTP 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.074% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 1.89% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-7.28% -4.43%
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
148 159 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.91% 11.66% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 82 103 102
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £58,000 £53,400
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 23 January 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) HTTP
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) C#
3 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 11 (68.75%) ITIL
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) SMTP
3 11 (68.75%) HTTPS
3 11 (68.75%) PowerShell
4 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
5 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
5 7 (43.75%) CMS
6 6 (37.50%) Finance
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
7 5 (31.25%) Change Management
7 5 (31.25%) UNIX
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (31.25%) Information Security
7 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (25.00%) tcpdump
8 4 (25.00%) GWAPT
8 4 (25.00%) GPEN
8 4 (25.00%) OSCP
8 4 (25.00%) OSCE

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
1 7 (43.75%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) HTTP
2 11 (68.75%) SMTP
2 11 (68.75%) HTTPS
3 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (31.25%) DNS
5 4 (25.00%) tcpdump
5 4 (25.00%) SSH
5 4 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 4 (25.00%) Network Security
5 4 (25.00%) LDAP
5 4 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (6.25%) Star Schema
2 1 (6.25%) OLAP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mart
2 1 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Analyst
2 11 (68.75%) Support Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Applications Support
4 5 (31.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) IT Support
5 4 (25.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
2 5 (31.25%) Information Security
2 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (25.00%) Data Security
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Fault Management
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) GWAPT
1 4 (25.00%) GPEN
1 4 (25.00%) OSCP
1 4 (25.00%) OSCE
1 4 (25.00%) GCIA
1 4 (25.00%) GSEC
1 4 (25.00%) GCIH
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter