The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 91 102 92
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing FTP 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.34% 0.083% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% 0.30% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +10.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
FTP
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
200 331 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.84% 27.38% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 174 270 158
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

FTP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

FTP Salary Trend in South Wales

FTP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FTP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

FTP Salary Histogram in South Wales

FTP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Cardiff - 4 £37,500 -
FTP
Wales

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) F5
3 6 (66.67%) Juniper
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) CCNP
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (55.56%) CCNA
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) BGP
4 5 (55.56%) MPLS
4 5 (55.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (55.56%) DDoS Mitigation
4 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
4 5 (55.56%) IPsec
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (44.44%) OSPF
5 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 4 (44.44%) LAN
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) VPN
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) MS Office

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) Internet
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) BGP
3 5 (55.56%) IPsec
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (33.33%) IPv4
5 3 (33.33%) IPv6
5 3 (33.33%) NAS
6 2 (22.22%) Junos
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) IT Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) IT Support
3 3 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
1 5 (55.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) DDoS Mitigation
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNP
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) AWS Certification
4 2 (22.22%) CCDA
4 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
4 2 (22.22%) JNCIS
4 2 (22.22%) MCITP
4 2 (22.22%) MCSA
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) F5
1 6 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Sage