The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 - 95 60
Permanent jobs citing FTP 0 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.57% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.40% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 11
Average salary - £32,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -3.53%
FTP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
240 206 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.65% 16.87% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 217 192 169
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

FTP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

FTP Salary Trend in Kent

FTP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) EDI
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
1 2 (100.00%) INSURE/90
1 2 (100.00%) RPG/400
1 2 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) INSURE/90
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) RPG/400
1 2 (100.00%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM