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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 151 161 143
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing FTP 2 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.064% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 1.57% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -3.79%
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
353 383 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.36% 11.61% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 216 268 307
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,902 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,950
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 27 January 2015. 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
Glasgow +7 1 - -
Edinburgh +1 1 £25,000 -23.07%
FTP
UK

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) HTTP
3 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) SQL
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
6 11 (52.38%) SMTP
6 11 (52.38%) HTTPS
6 11 (52.38%) ITIL
6 11 (52.38%) C#
6 11 (52.38%) HTML
6 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
7 10 (47.62%) DNS
8 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 7 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (33.33%) Finance
8 7 (33.33%) CMS
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (23.81%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (23.81%) Change Management
10 5 (23.81%) Apache
10 5 (23.81%) DHCP
11 4 (19.05%) UNIX
11 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
11 4 (19.05%) IIS
11 4 (19.05%) Servlets
11 4 (19.05%) Java

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 7 (33.33%) CMS
2 5 (23.81%) Apache
3 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
3 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
3 4 (19.05%) Jetty
3 4 (19.05%) nginx
3 4 (19.05%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (19.05%) Google App Engine
1 4 (19.05%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) HTTP
2 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 11 (52.38%) HTTPS
3 11 (52.38%) SMTP
4 10 (47.62%) DNS
5 5 (23.81%) DHCP
6 4 (19.05%) IPsec
7 3 (14.29%) SSH
7 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
7 3 (14.29%) Network Security
7 3 (14.29%) tcpdump
7 3 (14.29%) LDAP
7 3 (14.29%) Firewall
8 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) OLAP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (4.76%) Star Schema
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mart
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) German Language
2 4 (19.05%) Italian Language
2 4 (19.05%) Turkish Language
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Analyst
2 11 (52.38%) Support Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 6 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) IT Support
5 3 (14.29%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) AS400 Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) J2EE
2 4 (19.05%) Servlets
3 3 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
1 4 (19.05%) Blog
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) iSeries
3 1 (4.76%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (19.05%) UNIX
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Change Management
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Coaching
3 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (19.05%) User Stories
3 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security
3 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Data Security
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Fault Management
5 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
2 11 (52.38%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) RPG
4 1 (4.76%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) GWAPT
2 3 (14.29%) GPEN
2 3 (14.29%) OSCP
2 3 (14.29%) OSCE
2 3 (14.29%) GCIA
2 3 (14.29%) GSEC
2 3 (14.29%) GCIH
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Xen
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
1 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (19.05%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) Google
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter