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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 228 233 244
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Permanent jobs citing FTP 21 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 1.74% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 18
Average salary £37,500 £28,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £39,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
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
1154 1095 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.58% 15.33% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 867 843 1083
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +3 7 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Merseyside - 7 £37,500 -
Cheshire +8 5 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Cumbria - 2 £62,500 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 21 (55.26%) DNS
3 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
4 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
5 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
5 14 (36.84%) VMware
5 14 (36.84%) Degree
6 13 (34.21%) SQL
6 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
6 13 (34.21%) IIS
7 12 (31.58%) Oracle
7 12 (31.58%) Project Management
8 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
8 11 (28.95%) SAN
9 10 (26.32%) DHCP
9 10 (26.32%) Finance
10 9 (23.68%) Internet
10 9 (23.68%) ITIL
10 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
11 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
11 8 (21.05%) MySQL
11 8 (21.05%) CCNA
11 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (21.05%) LAN
12 7 (18.42%) WAN
12 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
12 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (18.42%) GPRS
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (18.42%) Oracle Reports

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 13 (34.21%) IIS
3 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
4 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (18.42%) Apache
5 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (7.89%) nginx
6 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.63%) GroupWise
7 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 21 (55.26%) DNS
2 11 (28.95%) SAN
3 10 (26.32%) DHCP
4 9 (23.68%) Internet
5 8 (21.05%) LAN
6 7 (18.42%) WAN
6 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
6 7 (18.42%) GPRS
7 6 (15.79%) Wireshark
7 6 (15.79%) VPN
8 5 (13.16%) HTTP
9 4 (10.53%) SMTP
9 4 (10.53%) HTTPS
10 3 (7.89%) Firewall
10 3 (7.89%) Wireless
10 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
11 2 (5.26%) SSL
11 2 (5.26%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) MySQL
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
1 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Technical Support
2 4 (10.53%) Malware Specialist
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) IT Technician
3 3 (7.89%) Junior IT Technician
3 3 (7.89%) Server Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Architect
3 3 (7.89%) Junior
3 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) .NET
1 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.53%) Flash
3 3 (7.89%) CSS
3 3 (7.89%) HTML
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
1 7 (18.42%) Smart Meter
2 3 (7.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
3 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.53%) Linux
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.89%) Debian
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Project Management
2 9 (23.68%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Information Security
3 4 (10.53%) Business Development
3 4 (10.53%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (7.89%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.26%) OO
5 2 (5.26%) OOD
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.26%) Web Application Development
5 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Perl
2 4 (10.53%) PHP
2 4 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
3 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Degree
2 8 (21.05%) CCNA
2 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (18.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (18.42%) MCITP
4 4 (10.53%) CCA
4 4 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (10.53%) MCSE
5 3 (7.89%) RHCE
5 3 (7.89%) RHCA
5 3 (7.89%) MCPD
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 2 (5.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
2 5 (13.16%) vSphere
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Tivoli
1 4 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.26%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.63%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 14 (36.84%) VMware
3 12 (31.58%) Oracle
4 6 (15.79%) HP
5 5 (13.16%) Dell
5 5 (13.16%) Cisco
6 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.89%) Intel
7 2 (5.26%) Citrix
7 2 (5.26%) Juniper
7 2 (5.26%) SonicWALL
7 2 (5.26%) Meru Networks
8 1 (2.63%) Veeam
8 1 (2.63%) Lotus
8 1 (2.63%) SAP
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