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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 85 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing FTP 13 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.32% 1.14% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.77% 6.06% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 12
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
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
192 165 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.49% 18.73% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 141 144 189
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 27 February 2015.

FTP Salary Histogram in Southampton

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (96.30%) SMTP
2 24 (88.89%) Linux
3 20 (74.07%) Telnet
3 20 (74.07%) SSH
4 19 (70.37%) Apache
5 17 (62.96%) DNS
5 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
6 16 (59.26%) Games
7 11 (40.74%) VMware
7 11 (40.74%) Load Balancing
8 10 (37.04%) IMAP
8 10 (37.04%) Postfix
8 10 (37.04%) Sendmail
8 10 (37.04%) nginx
8 10 (37.04%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (37.04%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (37.04%) Migration
8 10 (37.04%) VMware ESX
8 10 (37.04%) Intel
8 10 (37.04%) VBScript
8 10 (37.04%) MySQL
8 10 (37.04%) IIS
8 10 (37.04%) Perl
8 10 (37.04%) UNIX
9 8 (29.63%) French Language
10 7 (25.93%) LDAP
10 7 (25.93%) HTTP
11 6 (22.22%) LAN
11 6 (22.22%) Windows
11 6 (22.22%) Information Security

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (70.37%) Apache
2 10 (37.04%) IIS
2 10 (37.04%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) SMTP
2 20 (74.07%) Telnet
2 20 (74.07%) SSH
3 17 (62.96%) DNS
3 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
4 10 (37.04%) IMAP
5 7 (25.93%) LDAP
5 7 (25.93%) HTTP
6 6 (22.22%) LAN
6 6 (22.22%) Wireshark
6 6 (22.22%) tcpdump
6 6 (22.22%) WAN
7 5 (18.52%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (18.52%) Internet
8 2 (7.41%) DHCP
8 2 (7.41%) SSL
9 1 (3.70%) Fast Ethernet
9 1 (3.70%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 1 (3.70%) Firewall
9 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) MySQL
General
1 16 (59.26%) Games
2 8 (29.63%) French Language
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Administrator
2 10 (37.04%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (33.33%) Account Manager
3 9 (33.33%) Technical Account Manager
3 9 (33.33%) Technical Manager
3 9 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 9 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (22.22%) Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Security Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Support
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
7 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Linux Support
7 2 (7.41%) Forensic Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Linux Support Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) BBC
2 1 (3.70%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) UNIX
3 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 5 (18.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Load Balancing
2 10 (37.04%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (37.04%) Migration
3 6 (22.22%) Information Security
3 6 (22.22%) SIEM
4 5 (18.52%) Change Control
4 5 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (18.52%) Computer Forensics
4 5 (18.52%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Security Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.11%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.70%) Budget Control
6 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Perl
1 10 (37.04%) VBScript
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) GIAC
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) CEH
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) GCIA
3 2 (7.41%) GCIH
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) VMware ESX
1 10 (37.04%) Postfix
1 10 (37.04%) Sendmail
1 10 (37.04%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (22.22%) Snort
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) VMware
2 10 (37.04%) Intel
3 5 (18.52%) Sourcefire
4 1 (3.70%) Juniper
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft