The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 74 78 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing FTP 18 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.04% 0.88% 2.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.73% 4.57% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 14
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,625 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,750 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -1.89%
FTP
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
185 175 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 20.98% 19.34% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 139 148 203
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

FTP
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

FTP Salary Trend in Southampton

FTP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FTP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

FTP Salary Histogram in Southampton

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 25 (96.15%) SMTP
2 23 (88.46%) Linux
3 20 (76.92%) Telnet
3 20 (76.92%) SSH
4 19 (73.08%) Apache
5 16 (61.54%) DNS
5 16 (61.54%) TCP/IP
5 16 (61.54%) Games
6 11 (42.31%) Load Balancing
6 11 (42.31%) VMware
7 10 (38.46%) VMware ESX
7 10 (38.46%) Migration
7 10 (38.46%) Intel
7 10 (38.46%) VBScript
7 10 (38.46%) MySQL
7 10 (38.46%) IIS
7 10 (38.46%) Perl
7 10 (38.46%) UNIX
7 10 (38.46%) IMAP
7 10 (38.46%) Postfix
7 10 (38.46%) Sendmail
7 10 (38.46%) nginx
7 10 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (30.77%) French Language
9 6 (23.08%) LDAP
9 6 (23.08%) HTTP
10 5 (19.23%) LAN
10 5 (19.23%) Windows
10 5 (19.23%) WAN

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 19 (73.08%) Apache
2 10 (38.46%) IIS
2 10 (38.46%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) SMTP
2 20 (76.92%) Telnet
2 20 (76.92%) SSH
3 16 (61.54%) DNS
3 16 (61.54%) TCP/IP
4 10 (38.46%) IMAP
5 6 (23.08%) LDAP
5 6 (23.08%) HTTP
6 5 (19.23%) LAN
6 5 (19.23%) WAN
6 5 (19.23%) Wireshark
6 5 (19.23%) tcpdump
7 4 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (15.38%) Internet
8 2 (7.69%) SSL
8 2 (7.69%) DHCP
9 1 (3.85%) VPN
9 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.85%) Wireless
9 1 (3.85%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) MySQL
General
1 16 (61.54%) Games
2 8 (30.77%) French Language
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Administrator
2 10 (38.46%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (34.62%) Technical Account Manager
3 9 (34.62%) Technical Manager
3 9 (34.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 9 (34.62%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (34.62%) Account Manager
4 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Security Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Forensic Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Support
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Support
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.85%) BBC
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 10 (38.46%) UNIX
3 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 4 (15.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Load Balancing
2 10 (38.46%) Migration
2 10 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (19.23%) Information Security
3 5 (19.23%) SIEM
4 4 (15.38%) Change Control
4 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (15.38%) Information Assurance
4 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 4 (15.38%) Security Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Computer Forensics
4 4 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) VBScript
1 10 (38.46%) Perl
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) GIAC
2 3 (11.54%) GCIA
2 3 (11.54%) GCIH
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CEH
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) VMware ESX
1 10 (38.46%) Postfix
1 10 (38.46%) Sendmail
1 10 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (19.23%) Snort
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Intel
3 4 (15.38%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Juniper