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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 132 129 129
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing FTP 9 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.36% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.21% 1.16% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 3
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £36,750 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,500 £38,150
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
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
741 690 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.46% 30.10% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 422 508 401
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 £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
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 19 September 2014.

FTP Salary Histogram in Reading

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 29 (96.67%) DNS
2 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 22 (73.33%) Linux
3 22 (73.33%) VMware
3 22 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (70.00%) ITIL
4 21 (70.00%) HP
5 19 (63.33%) Degree
6 18 (60.00%) MS Excel
7 15 (50.00%) SLA
7 15 (50.00%) iSCSI
8 12 (40.00%) SCVMM
8 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 12 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (36.67%) vCloud
9 11 (36.67%) 3PAR
10 10 (33.33%) Firewall
10 10 (33.33%) SSL
10 10 (33.33%) PHP
11 9 (30.00%) Apache
12 8 (26.67%) HTTP
12 8 (26.67%) SQL
12 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
12 8 (26.67%) Windows
12 8 (26.67%) COM
13 7 (23.33%) MySQL
13 7 (23.33%) Wireless
13 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (20.00%) vSphere
14 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (30.00%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (13.33%) GroupWise
3 3 (10.00%) IIS
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (96.67%) DNS
2 15 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 10 (33.33%) SSL
3 10 (33.33%) Firewall
4 8 (26.67%) HTTP
5 7 (23.33%) Wireless
6 5 (16.67%) Internet
7 4 (13.33%) VPN
7 4 (13.33%) DMZ
7 4 (13.33%) LDAP
7 4 (13.33%) GPRS
7 4 (13.33%) LAN
7 4 (13.33%) WAN
7 4 (13.33%) SMTP
7 4 (13.33%) IMAP
8 3 (10.00%) VLAN
8 3 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (10.00%) SAN
9 2 (6.67%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) MySQL
3 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) French Language
2 3 (10.00%) German Language
2 3 (10.00%) Italian Language
2 3 (10.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 18 (60.00%) Administrator
2 11 (36.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Storage Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Mobility Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Web Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) COM
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) ODBC
3 1 (3.33%) LAMP
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (13.33%) iPhone
2 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) HP StorageWorks
4 2 (6.67%) Replication
4 2 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Windows
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (13.33%) Android
4 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.00%) VMS
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.67%) CentOS
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (13.33%) Software Distribution
3 3 (10.00%) Information Security
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) OWASP
3 3 (10.00%) High Availability
3 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) PHP
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (13.33%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) C
5 3 (10.00%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) C++
5 3 (10.00%) Tcl
5 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (63.33%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) CCNA
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (13.33%) MCITP
3 4 (13.33%) MCSE
3 4 (13.33%) CCIE
3 4 (13.33%) CCNP
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.67%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 11 (36.67%) vCloud
4 6 (20.00%) vSphere
5 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (6.67%) Nmap
6 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
7 1 (3.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 22 (73.33%) VMware
3 21 (70.00%) HP
4 11 (36.67%) 3PAR
5 4 (13.33%) MobileIron
5 4 (13.33%) SOTI
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco
6 3 (10.00%) F5
6 3 (10.00%) Brocade
6 3 (10.00%) Imperva
6 3 (10.00%) Dell
6 3 (10.00%) EMC
6 3 (10.00%) Juniper
6 3 (10.00%) Hitachi
6 3 (10.00%) NetApp
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) Symantec
7 2 (6.67%) CA