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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 114 123 147
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +24
Permanent jobs citing FTP 25 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.10% 0.50% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.25% 2.16% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 11
Average salary £43,750 £35,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.37% -0.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
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
476 462 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.90% 22.91% 23.56%
Number of salaries quoted 379 319 494
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £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 17 September 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 +1 14 - -
Rickmansworth - 7 £45,000 -
Stevenage +5 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
FTP
East of England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 44 (80.00%) SQL
1 44 (80.00%) Oracle
2 43 (78.18%) UNIX
2 43 (78.18%) Linux
3 42 (76.36%) Microsoft
3 42 (76.36%) Finance
4 41 (74.55%) MS Office
4 41 (74.55%) HTTP
4 41 (74.55%) Middleware
5 38 (69.09%) Windows
6 36 (65.45%) Manufacturing
7 35 (63.64%) Java
7 35 (63.64%) IIS
7 35 (63.64%) Tomcat
8 34 (61.82%) Solaris
8 34 (61.82%) E-Commerce
8 34 (61.82%) Retail
9 33 (60.00%) J2EE
9 33 (60.00%) DB2
9 33 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 33 (60.00%) JDBC
9 33 (60.00%) AIX
9 33 (60.00%) MQSeries
9 33 (60.00%) IBM
9 33 (60.00%) IBM HTTP Server
9 33 (60.00%) WebSphere
10 21 (38.18%) Perl
10 21 (38.18%) ITIL
10 21 (38.18%) Bash Shell
11 20 (36.36%) Problem Management

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 35 (63.64%) Tomcat
1 35 (63.64%) IIS
2 33 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 33 (60.00%) MQSeries
2 33 (60.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 33 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) nginx
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 41 (74.55%) MS Office
2 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 41 (74.55%) HTTP
2 13 (23.64%) SSH
3 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
3 8 (14.55%) SSL
3 8 (14.55%) PuTTY
3 8 (14.55%) WinSCP
4 5 (9.09%) VLAN
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (9.09%) VPN
4 5 (9.09%) LAN
4 5 (9.09%) WAN
4 5 (9.09%) SMTP
4 5 (9.09%) SNMP
4 5 (9.09%) IPsec
4 5 (9.09%) MPLS
4 5 (9.09%) OSPF
4 5 (9.09%) BGP
4 5 (9.09%) EIGRP
4 5 (9.09%) TACACS
5 4 (7.27%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (60.00%) DB2
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.64%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Toad
1 11 (20.00%) JIRA
2 4 (7.27%) ClearQuest
2 4 (7.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
General
1 42 (76.36%) Finance
2 36 (65.45%) Manufacturing
3 34 (61.82%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (67.27%) Analyst
2 35 (63.64%) Support Analyst
3 32 (58.18%) Operations Support Analyst
3 32 (58.18%) Operations Analyst
4 15 (27.27%) Junior
5 14 (25.45%) Junior Analyst
6 13 (23.64%) Junior Support Analyst
7 7 (12.73%) Environment Manager
8 4 (7.27%) Network Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Environment Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Architect
10 2 (3.64%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Release Analyst
11 1 (1.82%) Release Manager
11 1 (1.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Systems Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Junior Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Network Support
11 1 (1.82%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (74.55%) Middleware
2 33 (60.00%) J2EE
2 33 (60.00%) JDBC
3 8 (14.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (7.27%) .NET
5 3 (5.45%) HTML
6 2 (3.64%) Web Services
6 2 (3.64%) SAP XI
6 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.82%) Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 43 (78.18%) UNIX
1 43 (78.18%) Linux
2 38 (69.09%) Windows
3 34 (61.82%) Solaris
4 33 (60.00%) AIX
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.82%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (61.82%) E-Commerce
2 21 (38.18%) ITIL
3 20 (36.36%) Problem Management
4 6 (10.91%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.45%) Network Management
5 3 (5.45%) Release Management
5 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.64%) Change Management
6 2 (3.64%) ETL
6 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.64%) OO
6 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.64%) ERD
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.82%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.82%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) SQL
2 35 (63.64%) Java
3 21 (38.18%) Perl
3 21 (38.18%) Bash Shell
4 11 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.64%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) C
6 1 (1.82%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
2 5 (9.09%) CCNP
2 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.64%) CCIE
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.82%) MCTS
4 1 (1.82%) CCNA
4 1 (1.82%) MCSE
4 1 (1.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.82%) Varnish
2 1 (1.82%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.27%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.82%) OpenView
3 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 44 (80.00%) Oracle
2 42 (76.36%) Microsoft
3 33 (60.00%) IBM
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco
5 5 (9.09%) HP
6 4 (7.27%) Riverbed
6 4 (7.27%) F5
7 2 (3.64%) VMware
7 2 (3.64%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.64%) SAP
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.82%) Sun
8 1 (1.82%) Compuware
8 1 (1.82%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.82%) Aruba