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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 176 160 158
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing FTP 13 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.39% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.30% 2.76% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 21
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
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
566 544 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.05% 14.27% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 486 470 465
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FTP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

FTP Salary Histogram in Manchester

FTP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 15 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
Stockport - 3 £28,500 -
FTP
North West

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) Apache
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) nginx
4 5 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (31.25%) Google App Engine
4 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Jetty
4 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (31.25%) Google
4 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
4 5 (31.25%) Xen
4 5 (31.25%) German Language
4 5 (31.25%) Italian Language
4 5 (31.25%) Turkish Language
4 5 (31.25%) QA
4 5 (31.25%) Blog
4 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
4 5 (31.25%) User Stories
4 5 (31.25%) Puppet
4 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (31.25%) Ansible
4 5 (31.25%) DevOps
4 5 (31.25%) Coaching
4 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
4 5 (31.25%) IPsec

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 (37.50%) Apache
1 6 (37.50%) nginx
2 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 5 (31.25%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (31.25%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
2 5 (31.25%) HTTP
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) IPsec
3 3 (18.75%) SSH
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
2 3 (18.75%) WebDriver
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (31.25%) German Language
1 5 (31.25%) Italian Language
1 5 (31.25%) Turkish Language
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) UNIX Support
4 2 (12.50%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) J2EE
1 5 (31.25%) Servlets
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Blog
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 2 (12.50%) Tandem
4 1 (6.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) AIX
3 3 (18.75%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) HPUX
5 1 (6.25%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (31.25%) Automated Testing
2 5 (31.25%) User Stories
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Coaching
3 3 (18.75%) Line Management
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
3 3 (18.75%) V-Model
3 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) RHCA
3 1 (6.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Xen
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
1 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (31.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
1 5 (31.25%) Google
2 3 (18.75%) Axway
3 2 (12.50%) Sophos
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat