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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 134 117 137
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing FTP 2 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.089% 0.69% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 2.32% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -14.45%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.28% -5.62%
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
661 647 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.26% 29.71% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 368 463 587
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) PHP
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) HTTP
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) vSphere
5 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (40.00%) OWASP
5 4 (40.00%) F5
5 4 (40.00%) Imperva
5 4 (40.00%) Information Security
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (40.00%) Tcl
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) SSL
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) C
5 4 (40.00%) C#
5 4 (40.00%) C++
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) HND
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) Linux

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) HTTP
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) SSL
5 3 (30.00%) Internet
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) PBX
6 1 (10.00%) PSTN
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) Softswitch
6 1 (10.00%) ISDN
6 1 (10.00%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 4 (40.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) OWASP
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Tcl
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (40.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) HND
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Imperva
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Polycom
5 1 (10.00%) Sonus
5 1 (10.00%) BroadSoft
5 1 (10.00%) Acme Packet