The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 67 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing FTP 1 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.18% 1.67% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 7.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
139 139 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.65% 23.21% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 88 115 109
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

FTP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

FTP Salary Trend in Slough

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) IIS
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) CentOS
5 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Banking
6 1 (12.50%) SSH
6 1 (12.50%) Logistics
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) Alfresco
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) SSH
3 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Hosting Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Scrum
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Logistics
1 1 (12.50%) Web Development
1 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Test Management
1 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
1 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
1 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Plesk
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat