The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 151 151 152
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing FTP 20 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.066% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.18% 0.61% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £32,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
FTP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
478 327 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.80% 10.73% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 307 219 281
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FTP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

FTP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FTP across the Scotland region.

FTP Salary Trend in Scotland

FTP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 16 £32,000 -1.53%
Glasgow - 4 - -
FTP
UK

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) HTTP
3 16 (57.14%) SQL
4 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
4 15 (53.57%) Information Security
5 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (42.86%) HTTPS
6 12 (42.86%) Linux
6 12 (42.86%) HTML
7 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
7 11 (39.29%) ITIL
7 11 (39.29%) C#
7 11 (39.29%) SharePoint
7 11 (39.29%) SMTP
7 11 (39.29%) CMS
7 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
8 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
9 9 (32.14%) DNS
9 9 (32.14%) UNIX
9 9 (32.14%) Fault Management
9 9 (32.14%) Capacity Management
9 9 (32.14%) Performance Monitoring
10 8 (28.57%) MCP
11 6 (21.43%) Change Management
11 6 (21.43%) Firewall
11 6 (21.43%) Finance
12 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (17.86%) Wireshark
12 5 (17.86%) Network Security
12 5 (17.86%) Windows 7

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 11 (39.29%) SharePoint
1 11 (39.29%) CMS
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.29%) Jetty
2 4 (14.29%) nginx
2 4 (14.29%) IIS
2 4 (14.29%) Apache
2 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (14.29%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (71.43%) HTTP
2 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (42.86%) HTTPS
4 11 (39.29%) SMTP
5 9 (32.14%) DNS
6 6 (21.43%) Firewall
7 5 (17.86%) Wireshark
7 5 (17.86%) Network Security
7 5 (17.86%) tcpdump
8 4 (14.29%) LDAP
8 4 (14.29%) IPsec
8 4 (14.29%) SSH
8 4 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (14.29%) DHCP
9 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) OLAP
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (3.57%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.57%) Data Mart
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) German Language
2 4 (14.29%) Italian Language
2 4 (14.29%) Turkish Language
3 3 (10.71%) International Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Support Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Applications Support
3 6 (21.43%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) IT Support
5 4 (14.29%) Security Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (7.14%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Auditor
8 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) IT Auditor
8 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) J2EE
2 4 (14.29%) Servlets
2 4 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Blog
3 3 (10.71%) iSeries
4 1 (3.57%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) UNIX
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Information Security
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 9 (32.14%) Fault Management
3 9 (32.14%) Capacity Management
3 9 (32.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (21.43%) Change Management
5 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Data Security
6 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 4 (14.29%) DevOps
6 4 (14.29%) User Stories
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
9 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.57%) Dimensional Modelling
9 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
2 11 (39.29%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) MCP
2 4 (14.29%) GCIA
2 4 (14.29%) GSEC
2 4 (14.29%) GCIH
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) GWAPT
2 4 (14.29%) GPEN
2 4 (14.29%) OSCP
2 4 (14.29%) OSCE
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) CISSP
3 1 (3.57%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Xen
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
1 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
2 4 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (3.57%) Twitter
3 1 (3.57%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (3.57%) McAfee
3 1 (3.57%) Websense
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle