The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 49 33 54
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Permanent jobs citing FTP 5 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.27% 3.80% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.16% 17.05% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 9
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
FTP
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 88 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 9.64% 22.28% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 85 105
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £37,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

FTP
Salary Trend in Luton

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

FTP Salary Trend in Luton

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) SCOM
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Coaching
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (66.67%) Publishing
3 4 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (66.67%) Akamai
4 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Coaching
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCOM
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Akamai
3 1 (16.67%) VMware