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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 102 98 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing FTP 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.28% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 2.58% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -3.53%
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
170 155 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.10% 10.70% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 103 106 80
Average salary £34,000 £36,895 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.84% -1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £58,000 £70,000
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 22 December 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 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) HTTP
3 15 (71.43%) SQL
4 12 (57.14%) C#
4 12 (57.14%) HTML
4 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 12 (57.14%) ITIL
4 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 12 (57.14%) SMTP
4 12 (57.14%) HTTPS
4 12 (57.14%) PowerShell
5 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
6 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
6 8 (38.10%) Finance
6 8 (38.10%) CMS
7 7 (33.33%) UNIX
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
8 6 (28.57%) Change Management
8 6 (28.57%) Linux
8 6 (28.57%) DNS
8 6 (28.57%) Information Security
8 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (19.05%) tcpdump
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) Wireshark
9 4 (19.05%) Computer Science

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
1 8 (38.10%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) HTTP
2 12 (57.14%) SMTP
2 12 (57.14%) HTTPS
3 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
4 6 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (19.05%) LDAP
5 4 (19.05%) Firewall
5 4 (19.05%) SSH
5 4 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (19.05%) Wireshark
5 4 (19.05%) Network Security
5 4 (19.05%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) OLAP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (4.76%) Star Schema
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mart
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Analyst
2 12 (57.14%) Support Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 6 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) IT Support
4 4 (19.05%) Security Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Data Migration Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) UNIX
3 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Change Management
2 6 (28.57%) Information Security
2 6 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (19.05%) Data Security
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Fault Management
4 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 12 (57.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) GCIA
1 4 (19.05%) GSEC
1 4 (19.05%) GCIH
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
1 4 (19.05%) GWAPT
1 4 (19.05%) GPEN
1 4 (19.05%) OSCP
1 4 (19.05%) OSCE
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle