The first table below looks at the demand for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 216 197 190
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -7
Permanent jobs citing FTP 9 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.43% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 2.20% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 20
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,000 £17,925
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1004 1046 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.31% 19.44% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 780 887 823
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,127 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
FTP
England

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

FTP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

FTP Salary Trend in the South West

FTP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +12 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Bristol +2 2 £43,000 +91.11% 1
Dorset -2 2 £50,000 +92.30%
FTP
England

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 26 (65.00%) SQL Server
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) Finance
3 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (60.00%) .NET
3 24 (60.00%) C#
3 24 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (57.50%) SQL
4 23 (57.50%) SMTP
5 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
5 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (45.00%) XML
7 17 (42.50%) HTTP
7 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 16 (40.00%) CSS
8 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 16 (40.00%) HTML
9 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
10 13 (32.50%) Mobile App
10 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
11 12 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
11 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (30.00%) XQuery
11 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (30.00%) XPath
11 12 (30.00%) Telecoms
11 12 (30.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 9 (22.50%) SMPP
12 9 (22.50%) Linux
12 9 (22.50%) Perl

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
3 3 (7.50%) Joomla!
3 3 (7.50%) WordPress
3 3 (7.50%) Drupal
4 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 23 (57.50%) SMTP
2 17 (42.50%) HTTP
3 9 (22.50%) SMPP
4 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (17.50%) VPN
6 6 (15.00%) LDAP
6 6 (15.00%) HTTPS
7 5 (12.50%) SSL
7 5 (12.50%) Firewall
8 4 (10.00%) NAS
8 4 (10.00%) Network Security
8 4 (10.00%) IPsec
9 3 (7.50%) LAN
9 3 (7.50%) DHCP
9 3 (7.50%) DNS
9 3 (7.50%) SSH
10 2 (5.00%) Wireless
10 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
10 2 (5.00%) Internet
10 2 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
4 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (7.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JProfiler
1 2 (5.00%) Introscope
1 2 (5.00%) Toad
1 2 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (5.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) Maven
2 1 (2.50%) Grunt
2 1 (2.50%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (62.50%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Developer
2 24 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 12 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Security Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 24 (60.00%) .NET
2 18 (45.00%) XML
3 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 16 (40.00%) CSS
4 16 (40.00%) HTML
5 5 (12.50%) Silverlight
5 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.00%) CSS3
6 4 (10.00%) HTML5
6 4 (10.00%) jQuery
6 4 (10.00%) J2EE
7 3 (7.50%) LAMP
8 2 (5.00%) Middleware
8 2 (5.00%) JDBC
8 2 (5.00%) ODBC
9 1 (2.50%) X-Windows
9 1 (2.50%) RSS
9 1 (2.50%) Zend Framework
9 1 (2.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Mobile App
2 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.00%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.50%) Firmware
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (22.50%) Linux
5 7 (17.50%) UNIX
6 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.50%) Solaris
8 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.00%) Windows Vista
8 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (12.50%) Data Transformation
3 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.00%) SEO
3 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) BCP
3 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.50%) Creative Marketing
5 2 (5.00%) Test Management
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Web Development
5 2 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Information Security
6 1 (2.50%) MVC
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) C#
2 23 (57.50%) SQL
3 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.00%) XQuery
4 12 (30.00%) XPath
5 9 (22.50%) Perl
5 9 (22.50%) PHP
6 7 (17.50%) VB
7 6 (15.00%) Java
8 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 4 (10.00%) Python
10 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
11 2 (5.00%) C
11 2 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) HND
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) Samba
2 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) vSphere
3 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.00%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (5.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle
3 7 (17.50%) VMware
4 4 (10.00%) NetApp
5 3 (7.50%) Adobe
6 2 (5.00%) Green Hat
6 2 (5.00%) HP
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix
7 1 (2.50%) Zend
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