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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 122 132 112
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Permanent jobs citing FTP 14 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.63% 0.46% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.34% 1.46% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 27
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
598 752 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.99% 31.69% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 389 403 542
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

FTP Salary Histogram in Reading

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (100.00%) DNS
2 16 (88.89%) SLA
2 16 (88.89%) VMware
3 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (72.22%) Linux
5 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
6 10 (55.56%) ITIL
6 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 10 (55.56%) vSphere
7 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 9 (50.00%) HP
7 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (44.44%) Windows
8 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
8 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
9 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (38.89%) Oracle
10 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
11 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (27.78%) Degree
11 5 (27.78%) Server Monitoring
11 5 (27.78%) VPN
11 5 (27.78%) SMTP
11 5 (27.78%) SQL
11 5 (27.78%) MySQL
12 4 (22.22%) LDAP
12 4 (22.22%) SAN

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) DNS
2 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (27.78%) VPN
3 5 (27.78%) SMTP
4 4 (22.22%) LDAP
4 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 4 (22.22%) Internet
5 3 (16.67%) HTTP
5 3 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (11.11%) SSH
6 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.11%) LAN
6 2 (11.11%) DHCP
6 2 (11.11%) WAN
7 1 (5.56%) POP3
7 1 (5.56%) PBX
7 1 (5.56%) VoIP
7 1 (5.56%) ISDN
7 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 5 (27.78%) MySQL
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
4 3 (16.67%) OLTP
General
1 3 (16.67%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Administrator
2 7 (38.89%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
2 3 (16.67%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (22.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (27.78%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Kanban
5 1 (5.56%) Product Management
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) HND
4 1 (5.56%) RHCE
4 1 (5.56%) SCSA
4 1 (5.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (88.89%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (55.56%) vSphere
3 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (22.22%) vCloud
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (11.11%) XenApp
5 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.56%) VMFS
6 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) HP
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco
7 1 (5.56%) Sun
7 1 (5.56%) Veritas
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.56%) Polycom
7 1 (5.56%) Acme Packet
7 1 (5.56%) BroadSoft