The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 137 124 128
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing FTP 2 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.085% 0.48% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 1.52% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 6
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £60,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
FTP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
727 722 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.81% 31.36% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 402 520 535
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

FTP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

FTP Salary Trend in Reading

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) SSL
3 6 (50.00%) HTTP
3 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 5 (41.67%) Imperva
4 5 (41.67%) F5
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Information Security
4 5 (41.67%) OWASP
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) C
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) Tcl
4 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) vSphere
5 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (25.00%) XenApp
6 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) SSL
3 6 (50.00%) HTTP
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) DHCP
7 1 (8.33%) NAS
7 1 (8.33%) VLAN
7 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
7 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (8.33%) Softswitch
7 1 (8.33%) tcpdump
7 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (8.33%) PBX
7 1 (8.33%) PSTN
7 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Security Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) HP StorageWorks
1 1 (8.33%) Handset
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) VMS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Information Security
1 5 (41.67%) OWASP
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) High Availability
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PHP
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) C
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) Tcl
2 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) HND
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) CWNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) vSphere
1 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (25.00%) XenApp
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (8.33%) Nmap
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Imperva
1 5 (41.67%) F5
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade
4 1 (8.33%) Polycom
4 1 (8.33%) Sonus
4 1 (8.33%) BroadSoft
4 1 (8.33%) Acme Packet
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) CA
4 1 (8.33%) Hitachi
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp