The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 129 123 155
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +32
Permanent jobs citing FTP 19 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.83% 0.41% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 1.80% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 10
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £37,500 £39,850
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +12.69%
FTP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
483 444 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.01% 22.48% 23.17%
Number of salaries quoted 389 305 488
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,510 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

FTP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

FTP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

FTP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
Watford -5 9 - - 1
Rickmansworth - 7 £45,000 -
Stevenage +3 1 £42,500 +13.33%
FTP
East of England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 41 (83.67%) Linux
2 40 (81.63%) Oracle
2 40 (81.63%) Microsoft
3 39 (79.59%) HTTP
3 39 (79.59%) MS Office
3 39 (79.59%) SQL
3 39 (79.59%) UNIX
3 39 (79.59%) Middleware
3 39 (79.59%) Finance
4 35 (71.43%) Windows
5 33 (67.35%) Tomcat
5 33 (67.35%) IIS
5 33 (67.35%) Manufacturing
6 32 (65.31%) Retail
6 32 (65.31%) Java
6 32 (65.31%) E-Commerce
6 32 (65.31%) Solaris
7 31 (63.27%) IBM
7 31 (63.27%) MQSeries
7 31 (63.27%) AIX
7 31 (63.27%) JDBC
7 31 (63.27%) J2EE
7 31 (63.27%) DB2
7 31 (63.27%) WebSphere Application Server
7 31 (63.27%) IBM HTTP Server
7 31 (63.27%) WebSphere
8 21 (42.86%) Perl
8 21 (42.86%) ITIL
8 21 (42.86%) Bash Shell
9 20 (40.82%) Problem Management

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 33 (67.35%) Tomcat
1 33 (67.35%) IIS
2 31 (63.27%) MQSeries
2 31 (63.27%) WebSphere Application Server
2 31 (63.27%) IBM HTTP Server
2 31 (63.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) nginx
Applications
1 39 (79.59%) MS Office
2 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 39 (79.59%) HTTP
2 10 (20.41%) SSH
3 8 (16.33%) PuTTY
3 8 (16.33%) WinSCP
3 8 (16.33%) SSL
3 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.20%) LAN
4 5 (10.20%) WAN
4 5 (10.20%) SMTP
4 5 (10.20%) VPN
4 5 (10.20%) SNMP
4 5 (10.20%) MPLS
4 5 (10.20%) OSPF
4 5 (10.20%) BGP
4 5 (10.20%) EIGRP
4 5 (10.20%) TACACS
4 5 (10.20%) IPsec
4 5 (10.20%) VLAN
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (8.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (63.27%) DB2
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.04%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) JIRA
1 8 (16.33%) Toad
2 4 (8.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.04%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.04%) ClearQuest
General
1 39 (79.59%) Finance
2 33 (67.35%) Manufacturing
3 32 (65.31%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Analyst
2 30 (61.22%) Operations Support Analyst
2 30 (61.22%) Operations Analyst
2 30 (61.22%) Support Analyst
3 12 (24.49%) Junior Analyst
3 12 (24.49%) Junior
4 11 (22.45%) Junior Support Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Environment Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Administrator
8 1 (2.04%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.04%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Release Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Network Support
8 1 (2.04%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (79.59%) Middleware
2 31 (63.27%) JDBC
2 31 (63.27%) J2EE
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (6.12%) .NET
5 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.08%) HTML
6 1 (2.04%) Web Services
6 1 (2.04%) SAP XI
6 1 (2.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 41 (83.67%) Linux
2 39 (79.59%) UNIX
3 35 (71.43%) Windows
4 32 (65.31%) Solaris
5 31 (63.27%) AIX
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.04%) VxWorks
7 1 (2.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (65.31%) E-Commerce
2 21 (42.86%) ITIL
3 20 (40.82%) Problem Management
4 6 (12.24%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.12%) Network Management
5 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.04%) OO
7 1 (2.04%) ETL
7 1 (2.04%) Project Management
7 1 (2.04%) Change Management
7 1 (2.04%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.04%) People Management
7 1 (2.04%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) SQL
2 32 (65.31%) Java
3 21 (42.86%) Perl
3 21 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 8 (16.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.04%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.04%) PHP
5 1 (2.04%) C
5 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) CCNP
2 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.08%) CCIE
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.04%) Varnish
2 1 (2.04%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Tivoli
2 4 (8.16%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.04%) OpenView
3 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 40 (81.63%) Oracle
1 40 (81.63%) Microsoft
2 31 (63.27%) IBM
3 6 (12.24%) Cisco
4 5 (10.20%) HP
5 4 (8.16%) Riverbed
5 4 (8.16%) F5
6 2 (4.08%) VMware
7 1 (2.04%) Compuware
7 1 (2.04%) Sun
7 1 (2.04%) SAP
7 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.04%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.04%) Aruba
7 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
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