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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 207 244 226
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -18
Permanent jobs citing FTP 46 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.71% 0.072% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.86% 0.48% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 42 4 27
Average salary £35,000 £34,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -8.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,800 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,250 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
FTP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
946 1036 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.61% 14.95% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 758 864 936
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

FTP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

FTP Salary Trend in the North West

FTP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FTP across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

FTP Salary Histogram in the North West

FTP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Manchester +24 26 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Cheshire +6 10 £46,250 +15.62% 1
Lancashire - 9 £46,500 - 2
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 31 (50.82%) DNS
2 26 (42.62%) Windows
3 24 (39.34%) Active Directory
4 21 (34.43%) SharePoint
5 19 (31.15%) MS Exchange
5 19 (31.15%) MySQL
5 19 (31.15%) VMware
6 17 (27.87%) XML
7 16 (26.23%) SQL
8 15 (24.59%) SAN
8 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
9 14 (22.95%) IIS
9 14 (22.95%) Apache
9 14 (22.95%) HTTP
10 13 (21.31%) VPN
10 13 (21.31%) Linux
11 12 (19.67%) SAP
11 12 (19.67%) EDI
11 12 (19.67%) DHCP
11 12 (19.67%) XML Schema
11 12 (19.67%) HTTPS
11 12 (19.67%) RHCE
11 12 (19.67%) webMethods
11 12 (19.67%) nginx
11 12 (19.67%) TRADACOMS
11 12 (19.67%) RHCA
11 12 (19.67%) Red Hat
11 12 (19.67%) EDIFACT
11 12 (19.67%) Debian

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 21 (34.43%) SharePoint
2 19 (31.15%) MS Exchange
3 14 (22.95%) IIS
3 14 (22.95%) Apache
4 12 (19.67%) nginx
5 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (9.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (9.84%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (6.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 31 (50.82%) DNS
2 15 (24.59%) SAN
3 14 (22.95%) HTTP
4 13 (21.31%) VPN
5 12 (19.67%) DHCP
5 12 (19.67%) HTTPS
6 10 (16.39%) LAN
7 9 (14.75%) WAN
8 8 (13.11%) SSL
9 5 (8.20%) SMTP
9 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
10 4 (6.56%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (6.56%) Firewall
10 4 (6.56%) Wireless
11 3 (4.92%) Wireshark
11 3 (4.92%) iSCSI
11 3 (4.92%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (4.92%) RIP
11 3 (4.92%) OSPF
11 3 (4.92%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) MySQL
2 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
3 12 (19.67%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Analyst
2 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (13.11%) Server Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) EDI Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Windows Server Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Administrator
4 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.20%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.20%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) IT Technician
6 4 (6.56%) Junior IT Technician
6 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.56%) Junior
7 3 (4.92%) Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.87%) XML
2 12 (19.67%) EDI
2 12 (19.67%) XML Schema
2 12 (19.67%) EDIFACT
3 10 (16.39%) LAMP
4 5 (8.20%) Ajax
4 5 (8.20%) Web Services
5 4 (6.56%) .NET
5 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.92%) CSS
6 3 (4.92%) HTML
7 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) TRADACOMS
2 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Windows
2 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (21.31%) Linux
4 12 (19.67%) Debian
5 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.11%) ITIL
2 5 (8.20%) Open Source
3 3 (4.92%) Network Architecture
3 3 (4.92%) Project Management
3 3 (4.92%) Migration
4 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.28%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.28%) OO
4 2 (3.28%) OOD
4 2 (3.28%) Business Development
4 2 (3.28%) Unit Testing
4 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (3.28%) Web Application Development
5 1 (1.64%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (1.64%) Service Management
5 1 (1.64%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.64%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.23%) SQL
2 7 (11.48%) Java
2 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.48%) PHP
3 5 (8.20%) Perl
4 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) RHCE
1 12 (19.67%) RHCA
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (16.39%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (16.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (16.39%) MCITP
3 10 (16.39%) CCNA
4 7 (11.48%) Degree
5 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 6 (9.84%) MCPD
6 5 (8.20%) MCSE
7 4 (6.56%) CCA
7 4 (6.56%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (4.92%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 24 (39.34%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.84%) XenDesktop
2 6 (9.84%) vSphere
3 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.64%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) VMware
2 12 (19.67%) Red Hat
2 12 (19.67%) webMethods
2 12 (19.67%) SAP
3 10 (16.39%) HP
4 9 (14.75%) Dell
4 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
5 6 (9.84%) Cisco
5 6 (9.84%) Intel
6 3 (4.92%) Citrix
6 3 (4.92%) SonicWALL
6 3 (4.92%) Juniper
6 3 (4.92%) Meru Networks
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle
8 1 (1.64%) Software AG
8 1 (1.64%) Veeam
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