The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 48 67 79
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Permanent jobs citing FTP 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.31% 0.23% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.44% 1.47% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -19.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
FTP
Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 68 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.65% 15.53% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 27 60 113
Average salary £32,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

FTP
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

FTP Salary Trend in Leicester

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (66.67%) RPG
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) EDI
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) OS/400
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Life Science
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) RPG/400
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) AS400 Programmer
1 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) AS400
1 2 (66.67%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) OS/400
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) RPG
1 2 (66.67%) RPG/400
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix