The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 187 171 176
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing FTP 2 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.051% 0.46% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 3.41% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 12
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
FTP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
617 499 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.73% 13.41% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 495 430 527
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

FTP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

FTP Salary Trend in Manchester

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) DNS
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (35.00%) Smart Meter
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
4 7 (35.00%) MySQL
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (35.00%) Internet
4 7 (35.00%) GPRS
4 7 (35.00%) Project Management
4 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (30.00%) Apache
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) IIS
5 6 (30.00%) nginx
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 5 (25.00%) RHCE
6 5 (25.00%) SAN
6 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (25.00%) Debian
6 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (30.00%) IIS
1 6 (30.00%) Apache
1 6 (30.00%) nginx
2 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Jetty
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.00%) GroupWise
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 7 (35.00%) Internet
2 7 (35.00%) GPRS
3 5 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) IPsec
4 1 (5.00%) SSH
4 1 (5.00%) SMTP
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) HTTP
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.00%) German Language
1 1 (5.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (5.00%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Business Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Business One Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) J2EE
1 1 (5.00%) Servlets
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (35.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Blog
2 1 (5.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (25.00%) Debian
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (5.00%) Analytics
2 1 (5.00%) User Stories
2 1 (5.00%) DevOps
2 1 (5.00%) Line Management
2 1 (5.00%) Coaching
2 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) PHP
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) RHCE
2 5 (25.00%) RHCA
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (20.00%) MCITP
3 4 (20.00%) MCPD
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Xen
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) Webmin
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) Dell
3 4 (20.00%) Intel
4 1 (5.00%) Lotus
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) SAP