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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 207 233 237
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Permanent jobs citing FTP 33 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.27% 0.97% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 15
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £28,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £38,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1008 1031 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.54% 15.08% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 777 803 923
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 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +23 21 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Lancashire - 5 £52,500 - 1
Cheshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £32,500 -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 29 (63.04%) DNS
2 24 (52.17%) Windows
3 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 18 (39.13%) SharePoint
4 18 (39.13%) VMware
5 17 (36.96%) MS Exchange
6 16 (34.78%) MySQL
7 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
7 14 (30.43%) SQL
7 14 (30.43%) IIS
8 13 (28.26%) Apache
8 13 (28.26%) SAN
9 12 (26.09%) Linux
9 12 (26.09%) DHCP
9 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (23.91%) nginx
10 11 (23.91%) RHCE
10 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
10 11 (23.91%) Debian
10 11 (23.91%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (23.91%) RHCA
11 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (19.57%) Finance
12 9 (19.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (19.57%) MCITP
12 9 (19.57%) CCNA
12 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
12 9 (19.57%) LAN
12 9 (19.57%) VPN

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 18 (39.13%) SharePoint
2 17 (36.96%) MS Exchange
3 14 (30.43%) IIS
4 13 (28.26%) Apache
5 11 (23.91%) nginx
6 9 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (10.87%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (10.87%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
9 1 (2.17%) GroupWise
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 29 (63.04%) DNS
2 13 (28.26%) SAN
3 12 (26.09%) DHCP
4 9 (19.57%) VPN
4 9 (19.57%) LAN
5 8 (17.39%) WAN
6 6 (13.04%) HTTP
7 5 (10.87%) SMTP
8 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
8 4 (8.70%) HTTPS
8 4 (8.70%) SSL
9 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (6.52%) Firewall
9 3 (6.52%) Wireless
10 2 (4.35%) SSH
10 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
10 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
10 2 (4.35%) Internet
10 2 (4.35%) OSPF
10 2 (4.35%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) MySQL
2 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 11 (23.91%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Administrator
2 6 (13.04%) Server Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Windows Server Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Junior
4 4 (8.70%) IT Technician
4 4 (8.70%) Junior IT Technician
5 3 (6.52%) EDI Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (4.35%) Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) LAMP
2 6 (13.04%) XML
3 4 (8.70%) EDI
3 4 (8.70%) XML Schema
3 4 (8.70%) .NET
3 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.70%) EDIFACT
4 3 (6.52%) HTML
4 3 (6.52%) CSS
5 2 (4.35%) Web Services
5 2 (4.35%) Ajax
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.70%) TRADACOMS
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (23.91%) Debian
4 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) ITIL
2 5 (10.87%) Open Source
3 3 (6.52%) Project Management
4 2 (4.35%) OO
4 2 (4.35%) OOD
4 2 (4.35%) Migration
4 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.35%) Network Architecture
4 2 (4.35%) Business Development
4 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
4 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.35%) Web Application Development
5 1 (2.17%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (2.17%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.17%) Web Design
5 1 (2.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) Perl
3 4 (8.70%) PHP
3 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) RHCE
1 11 (23.91%) RHCA
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (19.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (19.57%) MCITP
3 9 (19.57%) CCNA
4 7 (15.22%) Degree
5 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 5 (10.87%) MCSE
5 5 (10.87%) MCPD
6 4 (8.70%) CCA
6 4 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (4.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.04%) XenDesktop
2 6 (13.04%) vSphere
3 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (4.35%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.17%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) VMware
2 11 (23.91%) Red Hat
3 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.39%) HP
5 7 (15.22%) Dell
6 5 (10.87%) Intel
6 5 (10.87%) SAP
6 5 (10.87%) Cisco
7 4 (8.70%) webMethods
8 3 (6.52%) Citrix
8 3 (6.52%) Oracle
9 2 (4.35%) Meru Networks
9 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL
9 2 (4.35%) Juniper
10 1 (2.17%) Lotus
10 1 (2.17%) Veeam
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Lancashire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington, WA1
6 Talent
Salary: 19,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago