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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 226 225 195
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -30
Permanent jobs citing FTP 29 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.31% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.89% 2.12% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 43
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £49,300
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
1002 1084 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.90% 14.71% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 800 901 834
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £63,220 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +2 11 £34,000 +19.29% 3
Cheshire -5 11 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Lancashire +5 4 £46,500 +66.07% 2
Merseyside - 3 £30,000 -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (42.86%) DNS
2 22 (34.92%) Windows
3 21 (33.33%) XML
4 19 (30.16%) MySQL
4 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
5 17 (26.98%) HTTP
6 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
6 16 (25.40%) SharePoint
6 16 (25.40%) MS Exchange
7 15 (23.81%) EDI
7 15 (23.81%) SAP
7 15 (23.81%) SQL
7 15 (23.81%) XML Schema
7 15 (23.81%) HTTPS
7 15 (23.81%) webMethods
7 15 (23.81%) EDIFACT
7 15 (23.81%) TRADACOMS
8 13 (20.63%) VMware
8 13 (20.63%) VPN
8 13 (20.63%) Linux
9 12 (19.05%) Apache
9 12 (19.05%) JavaScript
9 12 (19.05%) RHCE
9 12 (19.05%) Red Hat
9 12 (19.05%) Debian
9 12 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (19.05%) RHCA
9 12 (19.05%) nginx
9 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (17.46%) LAMP

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (25.40%) SharePoint
1 16 (25.40%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.05%) nginx
2 12 (19.05%) Apache
3 9 (14.29%) IIS
4 6 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.86%) DNS
2 17 (26.98%) HTTP
3 15 (23.81%) HTTPS
4 13 (20.63%) VPN
5 9 (14.29%) SAN
6 7 (11.11%) Internet
6 7 (11.11%) SSL
6 7 (11.11%) LAN
7 6 (9.52%) WAN
7 6 (9.52%) DHCP
7 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
8 5 (7.94%) Firewall
9 3 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (4.76%) SMTP
10 2 (3.17%) PSTN
10 2 (3.17%) ADSL
10 2 (3.17%) ISDN
10 2 (3.17%) Wireless
10 2 (3.17%) SSH
10 2 (3.17%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.16%) MySQL
2 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
3 12 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (15.87%) EDI Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Server Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Administrator
6 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (7.94%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.94%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.35%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) IT Technician
7 4 (6.35%) Junior IT Technician
7 4 (6.35%) Junior
8 3 (4.76%) Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) XML
2 15 (23.81%) EDI
2 15 (23.81%) XML Schema
2 15 (23.81%) EDIFACT
3 11 (17.46%) LAMP
4 8 (12.70%) HTML
5 7 (11.11%) Web Services
6 6 (9.52%) .NET
6 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET
6 6 (9.52%) CSS
6 6 (9.52%) Ajax
7 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (1.59%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) TRADACOMS
2 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) W3C
4 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Windows
2 13 (20.63%) Linux
3 12 (19.05%) Debian
3 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (7.94%) OOD
1 5 (7.94%) OO
1 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (7.94%) Unit Testing
1 5 (7.94%) Open Source
1 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (7.94%) Web Application Development
2 3 (4.76%) ITIL
2 3 (4.76%) Refactoring
3 2 (3.17%) Asset Management
3 2 (3.17%) Coaching
4 1 (1.59%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (1.59%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.59%) E-Commerce
4 1 (1.59%) ETL
4 1 (1.59%) Project Management
4 1 (1.59%) SEO
4 1 (1.59%) Workflow
4 1 (1.59%) Migration
4 1 (1.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) SQL
2 12 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.87%) Java
4 7 (11.11%) PHP
5 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.94%) Perl
6 3 (4.76%) C#
7 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) RHCE
1 12 (19.05%) RHCA
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 6 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (9.52%) MCITP
3 6 (9.52%) MCPD
4 5 (7.94%) Degree
5 3 (4.76%) CCNA
5 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.17%) CCNP
7 1 (1.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) XenApp
3 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) ARCserve
1 1 (1.59%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) SAP
1 15 (23.81%) webMethods
2 13 (20.63%) VMware
3 12 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 8 (12.70%) HP
5 7 (11.11%) Dell
6 6 (9.52%) Intel
7 4 (6.35%) Citrix
8 3 (4.76%) Cisco
9 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.17%) Juniper
10 1 (1.59%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.59%) Veeam
10 1 (1.59%) F5
10 1 (1.59%) Meru Networks
10 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.59%) Software AG
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