The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 488 502 434
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -68
Permanent jobs citing FTP 486 448 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.41% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.44% 2.38% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 393 368 474
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £60,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19930 18802 22840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.80% 17.17% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16113 14740 19028
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FTP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FTP within the UK.

FTP Salary Trend in the UK

FTP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FTP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

FTP Salary Histogram in the UK

FTP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(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
England +12 466 £45,000 +12.50% 50
London +59 217 £50,000 +17.64% 16
South East -14 64 £33,500 -16.25% 11
South West +23 61 £50,000 +53.84% 11
East of England +12 61 £45,000 +13.92% 5
City of London +44 49 £47,500 - 5
Gloucestershire +5 33 £50,000 +19.04% 6
Hampshire -13 30 £37,375 -13.08% 3
Hertfordshire -3 29 £45,000 +27.65%
West Midlands +5 24 £42,000 -3.44% 1
North West -10 24 £35,000 -14.11% 3
Cheltenham +6 23 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Southampton +25 22 £38,500 +18.46% 3
Watford -13 19 £29,000 -38.94%
Oxfordshire +21 16 £35,000 +12.90% 2
Manchester -9 16 £35,000 -20.45% 2
Wiltshire - 14 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire -6 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Abingdon - 11 £35,000 - 2
Berkshire -29 10 £31,250 -26.47% 3
Yorkshire -66 10 £33,750 +35.00% 1
Bedfordshire +13 8 £48,750 +23.41% 2
Swindon - 8 - -
Suffolk +10 7 £40,000 +50.94% 2
West Yorkshire -52 7 £35,000 +34.61% 1
Devon - 7 £27,500 - 1
Beckenham - 7 £40,000 -
South Wales +11 6 £50,000 +72.41%
Wales +7 6 £50,000 +72.41%
Cardiff +6 6 £50,000 +72.41%

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 482 (50.37%) Windows
2 476 (49.74%) Linux
3 386 (40.33%) SQL
4 365 (38.14%) DNS
5 322 (33.65%) HTTP
6 320 (33.44%) TCP/IP
7 302 (31.56%) Microsoft
8 238 (24.87%) Oracle
9 230 (24.03%) UNIX
10 228 (23.82%) SQL Server
11 217 (22.68%) Finance
12 198 (20.69%) SMTP
12 198 (20.69%) Java
13 193 (20.17%) DHCP
14 183 (19.12%) Perl
14 183 (19.12%) IIS
15 178 (18.60%) VMware
16 176 (18.39%) Bash Shell
17 175 (18.29%) Active Directory
18 164 (17.14%) ITIL
19 163 (17.03%) SSH
20 160 (16.72%) Firewall
21 154 (16.09%) Cisco
22 142 (14.84%) Degree
23 141 (14.73%) Apache
24 138 (14.42%) MS Excel
25 136 (14.21%) HTML
26 135 (14.11%) MS Office
27 134 (14.00%) Tomcat
28 124 (12.96%) SAN

FTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 183 (19.12%) IIS
2 141 (14.73%) Apache
3 134 (14.00%) Tomcat
4 105 (10.97%) WebSphere
5 86 (8.99%) SharePoint
6 80 (8.36%) MS Exchange
7 71 (7.42%) MQSeries
8 61 (6.37%) WebSphere Application Server
9 58 (6.06%) IBM HTTP Server
10 43 (4.49%) nginx
11 30 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
12 28 (2.93%) JBoss
13 21 (2.19%) Node.js
14 20 (2.09%) CMS
14 20 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2007
15 19 (1.99%) WebLogic
15 19 (1.99%) NetWeaver
16 12 (1.25%) SAS
17 11 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
17 11 (1.15%) Lync
Applications
1 138 (14.42%) MS Excel
2 135 (14.11%) MS Office
3 15 (1.57%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.31%) MS Project
7 3 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.21%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.21%) QuarkXPress
8 2 (0.21%) FreeHand
8 2 (0.21%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.10%) InDesign
9 1 (0.10%) GIMP
9 1 (0.10%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 32 (3.34%) Dynamics GP
2 8 (0.84%) SAP Business One
2 8 (0.84%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (0.73%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.63%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (0.63%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.52%) Magento
6 3 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.31%) SAP SRM
6 3 (0.31%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.21%) BPCS
7 2 (0.21%) Agresso
7 2 (0.21%) Summit
7 2 (0.21%) INSURE/90
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.10%) RMDS
8 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (1.46%) SaaS
5 11 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (1.04%) Google App Engine
7 9 (0.94%) Basecamp
8 8 (0.84%) PaaS
9 7 (0.73%) IaaS
10 6 (0.63%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.42%) CloudFront
11 4 (0.42%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 365 (38.14%) DNS
2 322 (33.65%) HTTP
3 320 (33.44%) TCP/IP
4 198 (20.69%) SMTP
5 193 (20.17%) DHCP
6 163 (17.03%) SSH
7 160 (16.72%) Firewall
8 124 (12.96%) SAN
9 118 (12.33%) VPN
10 116 (12.12%) LAN
11 114 (11.91%) WAN
12 110 (11.49%) Internet
13 104 (10.87%) LDAP
14 94 (9.82%) SSL
15 74 (7.73%) HTTPS
16 65 (6.79%) Telnet
17 59 (6.17%) Wireshark
17 59 (6.17%) iSCSI
18 58 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
18 58 (6.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (23.82%) SQL Server
2 93 (9.72%) MySQL
3 83 (8.67%) Oracle Database
4 64 (6.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 61 (6.37%) DB2
6 46 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (3.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 30 (3.13%) Relational Database
9 27 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
11 21 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
11 21 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (0.94%) NoSQL
16 6 (0.63%) Redis
16 6 (0.63%) Cognos Powerplay
16 6 (0.63%) Cognos Impromptu
16 6 (0.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 80 (8.36%) JIRA
2 53 (5.54%) Subversion
3 37 (3.87%) Jenkins
4 31 (3.24%) Git (software)
5 26 (2.72%) Selenium
5 26 (2.72%) Toad
6 15 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
7 14 (1.46%) JUnit
7 14 (1.46%) Maven
8 13 (1.36%) Grunt
9 12 (1.25%) JSHint
10 11 (1.15%) Gerrit
10 11 (1.15%) TestLink
11 9 (0.94%) Ant
11 9 (0.94%) WebDriver
11 9 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
12 7 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.52%) Visual Studio
14 4 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (0.31%) SoapUI
General
1 217 (22.68%) Finance
2 75 (7.84%) Retail
3 34 (3.55%) Games
3 34 (3.55%) Banking
4 33 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 31 (3.24%) Manufacturing
6 30 (3.13%) Marketing
6 30 (3.13%) French Language
7 26 (2.72%) Back Office
8 21 (2.19%) Front Office
9 17 (1.78%) German Language
10 16 (1.67%) Italian Language
11 14 (1.46%) Advertising
11 14 (1.46%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.94%) Publishing
12 9 (0.94%) Turkish Language
13 8 (0.84%) Law
14 5 (0.52%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.42%) Legal
16 3 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 266 (27.80%) Analyst
2 144 (15.05%) Support Analyst
3 109 (11.39%) Developer
4 104 (10.87%) Administrator
5 87 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 72 (7.52%) Systems Engineer
7 67 (7.00%) Network Engineer
7 67 (7.00%) Support Engineer
8 61 (6.37%) Applications Support
9 59 (6.17%) Linux Administrator
10 50 (5.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 42 (4.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 41 (4.28%) Applications Support Analyst
13 40 (4.18%) Operations Analyst
14 39 (4.08%) Systems Support
15 35 (3.66%) Technical Analyst
16 31 (3.24%) Linux Engineer
17 29 (3.03%) Operations Support Analyst
17 29 (3.03%) Technical Manager
18 27 (2.82%) Technical Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (14.21%) HTML
2 111 (11.60%) XML
3 99 (10.34%) Web Services
4 95 (9.93%) Middleware
5 85 (8.88%) .NET
6 71 (7.42%) CSS
7 61 (6.37%) J2EE
8 60 (6.27%) JDBC
9 42 (4.39%) ASP.NET
10 34 (3.55%) SOAP
11 30 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
12 28 (2.93%) REST
13 25 (2.61%) LAMP
14 23 (2.40%) WebSphere MQ
14 23 (2.40%) RabbitMQ
14 23 (2.40%) ActiveMQ
15 21 (2.19%) XSLT
16 19 (1.99%) SAP Smart Forms
16 19 (1.99%) SAP Basis
17 18 (1.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 84 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (6.17%) Management Information System
3 43 (4.49%) Clustering
4 42 (4.39%) Hedge funds
5 38 (3.97%) Computer Science
6 23 (2.40%) Mobile App
7 14 (1.46%) Blog
8 13 (1.36%) Mathematics
8 13 (1.36%) PKI
8 13 (1.36%) SWIFT
9 12 (1.25%) Blackberry
10 11 (1.15%) Digital Media
10 11 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.04%) Replication
12 9 (0.94%) Mainframe
12 9 (0.94%) Physics
13 8 (0.84%) Smart Meter
14 7 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
14 7 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
15 6 (0.63%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 482 (50.37%) Windows
2 476 (49.74%) Linux
3 230 (24.03%) UNIX
4 106 (11.08%) Solaris
5 99 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 99 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 86 (8.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 61 (6.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 52 (5.43%) AIX
9 47 (4.91%) Windows 7
10 44 (4.60%) Windows XP
11 30 (3.13%) CentOS
12 20 (2.09%) Debian
13 19 (1.99%) Windows Vista
13 19 (1.99%) Windows 8
14 11 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
15 10 (1.04%) Android
16 9 (0.94%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.84%) Mac OS X
18 7 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (17.14%) ITIL
2 112 (11.70%) E-Commerce
3 93 (9.72%) Project Management
4 72 (7.52%) Load Balancing
5 71 (7.42%) Problem Management
6 62 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (5.96%) Change Management
8 56 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
9 54 (5.64%) Service Delivery
10 53 (5.54%) Information Security
11 44 (4.60%) Time Management
11 44 (4.60%) DevOps
12 42 (4.39%) Capacity Planning
12 42 (4.39%) Configuration Management
13 39 (4.08%) Incident Management
14 37 (3.87%) People Management
15 30 (3.13%) Mentoring
16 29 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
17 28 (2.93%) Analytics
17 28 (2.93%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 386 (40.33%) SQL
2 198 (20.69%) Java
3 183 (19.12%) Perl
4 176 (18.39%) Bash Shell
5 88 (9.20%) PHP
6 74 (7.73%) Shell Script
7 69 (7.21%) JavaScript
8 68 (7.11%) C#
9 62 (6.48%) PowerShell
10 59 (6.17%) Python
11 47 (4.91%) VBScript
12 28 (2.93%) C
13 27 (2.82%) T-SQL
14 26 (2.72%) C++
15 25 (2.61%) XPath
16 16 (1.67%) XQuery
17 14 (1.46%) ABAP
18 13 (1.36%) VBA
19 12 (1.25%) VB.NET
20 10 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 142 (14.84%) Degree
2 69 (7.21%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (4.39%) CCNP
4 41 (4.28%) CCNA
5 35 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (3.55%) Security Cleared
7 27 (2.82%) CCIE
8 25 (2.61%) SC Cleared
9 24 (2.51%) MCSE
10 21 (2.19%) DV Cleared
11 19 (1.99%) GCIA
12 16 (1.67%) MCITP
12 16 (1.67%) MCSA
12 16 (1.67%) RHCE
13 14 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (1.46%) GCIH
14 12 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (1.25%) MCP
15 10 (1.04%) GIAC
16 9 (0.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.12%) SLA
2 28 (2.93%) QA
3 7 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.31%) RosettaNet
5 3 (0.31%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.21%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 175 (18.29%) Active Directory
2 107 (11.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (4.91%) Postfix
4 45 (4.70%) vSphere
5 42 (4.39%) NFS
6 37 (3.87%) Firmware
7 31 (3.24%) Hyper-V
8 30 (3.13%) XenApp
9 27 (2.82%) Samba
10 26 (2.72%) Snort
11 25 (2.61%) Sendmail
12 24 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
13 23 (2.40%) VMware ESX
14 14 (1.46%) Terminal Server
15 13 (1.36%) Xen
16 12 (1.25%) XenDesktop
17 8 (0.84%) Veritas File System
17 8 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 8 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 8 (0.84%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 56 (5.85%) Nagios
2 51 (5.33%) SCOM
3 41 (4.28%) Puppet
4 38 (3.97%) Tivoli
5 33 (3.45%) OpenView
6 24 (2.51%) NetBackup
7 19 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
8 16 (1.67%) Backup Exec
8 16 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (1.36%) WSUS
9 13 (1.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 12 (1.25%) Red Hat Satellite
11 10 (1.04%) Ansible
12 8 (0.84%) Cacti
12 8 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (0.73%) Legato
14 6 (0.63%) Control-M
14 6 (0.63%) SCVMM
15 5 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
15 5 (0.52%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 302 (31.56%) Microsoft
2 238 (24.87%) Oracle
3 178 (18.60%) VMware
4 154 (16.09%) Cisco
5 101 (10.55%) IBM
6 96 (10.03%) HP
7 84 (8.78%) Citrix
8 76 (7.94%) Red Hat
9 65 (6.79%) CheckPoint
10 64 (6.69%) F5
11 52 (5.43%) Juniper
12 50 (5.22%) Symantec
13 43 (4.49%) Remedy
14 39 (4.08%) SAP
15 34 (3.55%) NetApp
16 25 (2.61%) Dell
16 25 (2.61%) Reuters
17 23 (2.40%) Sun
18 21 (2.19%) Intel
19 18 (1.88%) Polycom
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + overtime + great benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum PENSION HEALTH CARE GYM MEMBERSHIP L
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Carlisle
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Westek Recruitment
Salary: Great Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits & Bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Big Comp Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £31500 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £31500 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago