The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 235 237 217
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs citing FTP 18 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.24% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.69% 1.33% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 23
Average salary £28,500 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.54% -24.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1068 1349 1002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.76% 18.23% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 819 1072 881
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
FTP
England

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 8 £36,750 +50.00%
Cheshire +7 2 £38,500 +40.00%
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 (50.94%) Windows
2 23 (43.40%) Project Management
3 21 (39.62%) UNIX
3 21 (39.62%) Apache
4 20 (37.74%) AIX
4 20 (37.74%) Linux
4 20 (37.74%) SQL
4 20 (37.74%) IIS
4 20 (37.74%) DNS
4 20 (37.74%) Cisco
4 20 (37.74%) SMTP
4 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (37.74%) Change Management
4 20 (37.74%) VMware
4 20 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (37.74%) Hyper-V
4 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (35.85%) Sophos
5 19 (35.85%) HPUX
5 19 (35.85%) Solaris
6 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
6 17 (32.08%) Perl
6 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
6 17 (32.08%) Axway
7 15 (28.30%) Middleware
8 9 (16.98%) Citrix
8 9 (16.98%) Finance
9 7 (13.21%) ActionScript 2.0
9 7 (13.21%) ITIL Certification

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 (39.62%) Apache
2 20 (37.74%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.89%) SAS
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Gentran
4 1 (1.89%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) Photoshop
3 3 (5.66%) Fireworks
3 3 (5.66%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) SMTP
1 20 (37.74%) DNS
2 7 (13.21%) HTTP
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.89%) NAS
4 1 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
4 1 (1.89%) LAN
4 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) MySQL
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 7
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) French Language
2 2 (3.77%) German Language
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Linux Specialist
1 12 (22.64%) Middleware Specialist
2 10 (18.87%) Platform Architect
2 10 (18.87%) Architect
3 9 (16.98%) Platform Manager
4 7 (13.21%) IT Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) Support Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) UNIX Support Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) UNIX Support
7 4 (7.55%) Designer
7 4 (7.55%) Web Designer
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Developer
9 2 (3.77%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) XML Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Senior Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) Middleware
2 7 (13.21%) XML
3 6 (11.32%) EDIFACT
4 5 (9.43%) XSLT
5 4 (7.55%) HTML
6 3 (5.66%) .NET
6 3 (5.66%) XSL
6 3 (5.66%) Flash
6 3 (5.66%) XHTML
6 3 (5.66%) jQuery
7 1 (1.89%) ISPF
7 1 (1.89%) EDI
7 1 (1.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Mainframe
1 5 (9.43%) Tandem
2 4 (7.55%) TRADACOMS
3 3 (5.66%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) Windows
2 21 (39.62%) UNIX
3 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (37.74%) AIX
3 20 (37.74%) Linux
3 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (35.85%) HPUX
4 19 (35.85%) Solaris
5 1 (1.89%) Debian
5 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.89%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) Project Management
2 20 (37.74%) Change Management
3 7 (13.21%) ITIL
4 6 (11.32%) Business Development
4 6 (11.32%) Data Mapping
5 4 (7.55%) Web Design
5 4 (7.55%) Data Management
5 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.66%) Analytics
7 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.74%) SQL
2 17 (32.08%) Perl
3 7 (13.21%) ActionScript
3 7 (13.21%) ActionScript 2.0
4 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
4 3 (5.66%) C#
4 3 (5.66%) Java
4 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.89%) PHP
5 1 (1.89%) REXX
5 1 (1.89%) JCL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.89%) MCSE
2 1 (1.89%) CCNA
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
System Software
1 20 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 20 (37.74%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Server
3 2 (3.77%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.89%) Xen
4 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.89%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.89%) Plesk
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Cisco
1 20 (37.74%) VMware
2 19 (35.85%) Sophos
3 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.08%) Axway
4 9 (16.98%) Citrix
5 3 (5.66%) Adobe
5 3 (5.66%) Google
6 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Lotus
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago