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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 138 119 96
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -23
Permanent jobs citing FTP 5 20 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.85% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 2.77% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 32
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -10.82%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
632 722 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.09% 30.61% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 366 451 608
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 June 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 6 (85.71%) SLA
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) Server Monitoring
3 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (57.14%) vCloud
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 4 (57.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (57.14%) SMTP
4 4 (57.14%) LDAP
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) Advertising
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) Apache
6 2 (28.57%) PHP
6 2 (28.57%) MySQL
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (28.57%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) SMTP
3 4 (57.14%) LDAP
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SCSA
2 1 (14.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) vCloud
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (14.29%) VMFS
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Sun