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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 133 130 125
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing FTP 12 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 1.05% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 4
Average salary £50,000 £38,750 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +21.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,500 £46,700
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
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
791 761 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.73% 31.43% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 439 532 401
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FTP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

FTP Salary Histogram in Reading

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 23 (95.83%) DNS
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 15 (62.50%) ITIL
4 14 (58.33%) Linux
4 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (54.17%) HP
6 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (50.00%) Firewall
7 11 (45.83%) Degree
8 10 (41.67%) PHP
8 10 (41.67%) SSL
9 9 (37.50%) SLA
9 9 (37.50%) iSCSI
10 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
10 8 (33.33%) Windows
10 8 (33.33%) SQL
10 8 (33.33%) HTTP
10 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
11 7 (29.17%) Apache
12 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (25.00%) HTML
12 6 (25.00%) Java
12 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 6 (25.00%) SCVMM
12 6 (25.00%) vSphere
12 6 (25.00%) 3PAR
12 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
12 6 (25.00%) vCloud
13 5 (20.83%) F5

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 7 (29.17%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) GroupWise
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) DNS
2 12 (50.00%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) SSL
4 9 (37.50%) iSCSI
5 8 (33.33%) HTTP
6 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
6 5 (20.83%) Internet
6 5 (20.83%) Wireless
7 4 (16.67%) LAN
7 4 (16.67%) WAN
8 3 (12.50%) SAN
8 3 (12.50%) VLAN
8 3 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (8.33%) IMAP
9 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
9 2 (8.33%) WPA
9 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (8.33%) NAS
9 2 (8.33%) tcpdump
9 2 (8.33%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) MySQL
3 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) French Language
2 2 (8.33%) German Language
2 2 (8.33%) Italian Language
2 2 (8.33%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 12 (50.00%) Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Security Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Mobility Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) COM
3 2 (8.33%) ODBC
4 1 (4.17%) LAMP
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) CSS
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (12.50%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) VMS
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (8.33%) Android
5 2 (8.33%) CentOS
5 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Information Security
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) OWASP
3 3 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Software Distribution
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) PHP
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 6 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) C
4 5 (20.83%) C#
4 5 (20.83%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) Tcl
4 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) CCNA
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) HND
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) CCIE
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 2 (8.33%) CWNA
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (25.00%) vSphere
3 6 (25.00%) vCloud
4 5 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
6 2 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (8.33%) Nmap
6 2 (8.33%) XenApp
6 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
7 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (4.17%) Plesk
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) HP
4 6 (25.00%) 3PAR
5 5 (20.83%) F5
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 5 (20.83%) Imperva
6 3 (12.50%) Brocade
6 3 (12.50%) Juniper
6 3 (12.50%) Dell
6 3 (12.50%) EMC
6 3 (12.50%) Hitachi
6 3 (12.50%) NetApp
6 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) CA
7 2 (8.33%) MobileIron
7 2 (8.33%) SOTI