The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 56 53 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +35
Permanent jobs citing FTP 27 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.84% 3.03% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.30% 12.95% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 7
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
203 193 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.35% 23.37% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 177 173 172
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
FTP
Hampshire

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 23 April 2014.

FTP Salary Histogram in Southampton

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 31 (96.88%) Linux
2 27 (84.38%) TCP/IP
3 17 (53.13%) SMTP
3 17 (53.13%) Windows
4 16 (50.00%) LDAP
4 16 (50.00%) LAN
4 16 (50.00%) WAN
4 16 (50.00%) HTTP
4 16 (50.00%) SSL
4 16 (50.00%) Cryptography
4 16 (50.00%) tcpdump
5 15 (46.88%) SIEM
5 15 (46.88%) Embedded Linux
5 15 (46.88%) Wireshark
5 15 (46.88%) Sourcefire
5 15 (46.88%) Snort
5 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
5 15 (46.88%) C
5 15 (46.88%) C#
5 15 (46.88%) C++
5 15 (46.88%) Java
5 15 (46.88%) XML
6 14 (43.75%) Solaris
7 13 (40.63%) DNS
8 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
9 11 (34.38%) Incident Management
9 11 (34.38%) GIAC
9 11 (34.38%) Internet
9 11 (34.38%) EMV
10 10 (31.25%) Embedded C++

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 1 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 27 (84.38%) TCP/IP
2 17 (53.13%) SMTP
3 16 (50.00%) HTTP
3 16 (50.00%) LDAP
3 16 (50.00%) LAN
3 16 (50.00%) WAN
3 16 (50.00%) SSL
3 16 (50.00%) tcpdump
4 15 (46.88%) Wireshark
5 13 (40.63%) DNS
6 11 (34.38%) Internet
7 9 (28.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (6.25%) Firewall
8 2 (6.25%) VPN
9 1 (3.13%) TELNET
9 1 (3.13%) IPsec
9 1 (3.13%) SSH
9 1 (3.13%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 8 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (25.00%) Retail
2 6 (18.75%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 15 (46.88%) Software Engineer
2 15 (46.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 12 (37.50%) Security Analyst
4 9 (28.13%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) IT Security Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Embedded C Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 11 (34.38%) EMV
3 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
4 9 (28.13%) EFT
5 6 (18.75%) CESG
6 1 (3.13%) Firmware
6 1 (3.13%) PKI
6 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Linux
2 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 15 (46.88%) Embedded Linux
4 14 (43.75%) Solaris
5 5 (15.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
1 15 (46.88%) SIEM
2 11 (34.38%) Incident Management
3 10 (31.25%) Change Control
4 9 (28.13%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (28.13%) Computer Forensics
5 7 (21.88%) Information Security
5 7 (21.88%) Security Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (18.75%) Analytics
7 4 (12.50%) Time Management
8 1 (3.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) C
1 15 (46.88%) C#
1 15 (46.88%) C++
1 15 (46.88%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) Embedded C++
3 6 (18.75%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) GIAC
3 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) DV Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) CEH
5 2 (6.25%) GCIA
6 1 (3.13%) GCIH
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Snort
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Sourcefire
2 6 (18.75%) VeriFone
2 6 (18.75%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.13%) Intel