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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 560 500 471
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -29
Permanent jobs citing FTP 362 472 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 2.48% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 290 390 375
Average salary £40,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%

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
19628 19046 21730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.14% 16.87% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15641 15088 17509
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,300 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 March 2015 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 30 March 2015. 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 -51 350 £40,000 -1.23% 38
London +12 177 £57,500 +15.00% 13
South East -57 61 £38,000 -5.00% 5
City of London +21 52 £67,500 +12.50% 6
East of England 0 44 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Yorkshire +10 37 £29,750 +14.42% 7
West Yorkshire +2 29 £33,750 +53.40% 6
Leeds +10 28 £35,000 +59.09% 5
Berkshire -26 21 £35,000 -1.40% 2
North West -3 14 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Hertfordshire -23 14 £45,000 +38.46% 2
South West -15 12 £42,750 -5.00% 3
Surrey -26 11 £21,750 -60.45%
Norfolk - 11 £30,000 -
Thetford - 11 £30,000 -
Hampshire -22 10 £45,000 +20.00% 1
North Yorkshire +16 8 £23,000 -54.00% 1
East Sussex -12 8 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Merseyside - 8 £39,000 - 1
West Midlands -44 7 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Beckenham - 7 £36,500 -
Bracknell +6 6 £30,000 -40.00%
Essex -1 6 - -
Watford -14 6 £37,500 +29.31%
Liverpool - 6 £40,500 -
Hove - 6 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire +16 5 £41,000 -21.90% 1
Bedfordshire +9 5 £32,500 -40.90%
East Midlands +6 5 £30,500 -23.75%
Cheshire +1 5 £37,500 -13.29% 1

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

1 414 (50.18%) Windows
2 376 (45.58%) Linux
3 317 (38.42%) SQL
4 286 (34.67%) DNS
5 275 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 252 (30.55%) Microsoft
7 239 (28.97%) HTTP
8 212 (25.70%) SQL Server
9 208 (25.21%) Oracle
10 205 (24.85%) VMware
11 204 (24.73%) UNIX
12 196 (23.76%) Finance
13 193 (23.39%) ITIL
14 171 (20.73%) SMTP
15 170 (20.61%) Active Directory
16 159 (19.27%) Firewall
17 157 (19.03%) DHCP
18 153 (18.55%) Perl
19 140 (16.97%) Java
20 137 (16.61%) VMware Infrastructure
21 136 (16.48%) Degree
21 136 (16.48%) Cisco
22 135 (16.36%) SAN
23 134 (16.24%) MS Excel
24 133 (16.12%) IIS
25 130 (15.76%) Bash Shell
26 127 (15.39%) SSH
27 126 (15.27%) Project Management
28 125 (15.15%) HP
29 120 (14.55%) MS Office

FTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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
1 133 (16.12%) IIS
2 100 (12.12%) Apache
3 94 (11.39%) SharePoint
4 78 (9.45%) Tomcat
5 73 (8.85%) MS Exchange
6 60 (7.27%) WebSphere
7 53 (6.42%) MQSeries
8 37 (4.48%) WebSphere Application Server
8 37 (4.48%) IBM HTTP Server
9 28 (3.39%) nginx
10 27 (3.27%) Confluence
11 26 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
12 25 (3.03%) JBoss
13 18 (2.18%) WordPress
13 18 (2.18%) CMS
14 16 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (1.82%) WebLogic
16 13 (1.58%) CICS
16 13 (1.58%) NetWeaver
16 13 (1.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 134 (16.24%) MS Excel
2 120 (14.55%) MS Office
3 16 (1.94%) MS Visio
3 16 (1.94%) Photoshop
4 10 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.73%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.36%) MS Project
10 2 (0.24%) FastStats
11 1 (0.12%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 39 (4.73%) Dynamics GP
2 11 (1.33%) SAP SRM
2 11 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (1.09%) SAP PM
4 5 (0.61%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.61%) SAP Business One
5 4 (0.48%) Agresso
5 4 (0.48%) Summit
5 4 (0.48%) Magento
6 3 (0.36%) ResourceLink
6 3 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.24%) BPCS
8 1 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.12%) Cordys
8 1 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.12%) Documaker
8 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.42%) PaaS
1 20 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.82%) Office 365
3 11 (1.33%) SaaS
3 11 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.97%) IaaS
5 7 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (0.73%) Route 53
6 6 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.73%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (0.73%) CloudFront
7 4 (0.48%) Google Apps
7 4 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.12%) Datadog
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 286 (34.67%) DNS
2 275 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 239 (28.97%) HTTP
4 171 (20.73%) SMTP
5 159 (19.27%) Firewall
6 157 (19.03%) DHCP
7 135 (16.36%) SAN
8 127 (15.39%) SSH
9 106 (12.85%) SSL
10 103 (12.48%) VPN
11 101 (12.24%) LAN
12 88 (10.67%) WAN
13 85 (10.30%) HTTPS
14 78 (9.45%) Telnet
15 74 (8.97%) Internet
16 63 (7.64%) LDAP
17 55 (6.67%) VoIP
17 55 (6.67%) Network Security
18 43 (5.21%) VLAN
18 43 (5.21%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (25.70%) SQL Server
2 84 (10.18%) MySQL
3 56 (6.79%) Oracle Database
4 49 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 39 (4.73%) DB2
7 35 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (3.27%) Oracle Reports
10 25 (3.03%) Relational Database
11 16 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (1.58%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (1.21%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (0.85%) MS Access
16 7 (0.85%) MongoDB
16 7 (0.85%) NoSQL
17 6 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
18 5 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 75 (9.09%) JIRA
2 57 (6.91%) Subversion
3 16 (1.94%) Git (software)
4 15 (1.82%) Toad
5 14 (1.70%) Jenkins
6 13 (1.58%) Selenium
7 11 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
8 10 (1.21%) Visual Studio
9 9 (1.09%) JUnit
10 8 (0.97%) Maven
10 8 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (0.97%) WebDriver
11 7 (0.85%) SoapUI
11 7 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (0.73%) Geb
12 6 (0.73%) Spock
12 6 (0.73%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.73%) EasyMock
12 6 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (0.73%) Ant
General
1 196 (23.76%) Finance
2 82 (9.94%) Retail
3 40 (4.85%) Games
3 40 (4.85%) Marketing
4 38 (4.61%) Banking
5 30 (3.64%) Investment Banking
6 27 (3.27%) Front Office
7 26 (3.15%) Back Office
8 25 (3.03%) French Language
9 18 (2.18%) Legal
10 12 (1.45%) Retail Banking
11 11 (1.33%) Manufacturing
12 10 (1.21%) Electronics
12 10 (1.21%) Telecoms
13 9 (1.09%) Advertising
14 8 (0.97%) Publishing
15 6 (0.73%) Law
16 4 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
16 4 (0.48%) Italian Language
17 3 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 198 (24.00%) Analyst
2 101 (12.24%) Support Analyst
3 84 (10.18%) Administrator
4 78 (9.45%) Systems Administrator
5 74 (8.97%) Developer
5 74 (8.97%) Support Engineer
6 61 (7.39%) Network Engineer
7 53 (6.42%) Applications Support
8 45 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
9 44 (5.33%) Linux Administrator
10 39 (4.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 38 (4.61%) Consultant
11 38 (4.61%) Applications Support Analyst
12 34 (4.12%) Architect
13 33 (4.00%) Team Leader
14 31 (3.76%) Linux Engineer
15 27 (3.27%) UNIX Engineer
16 25 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
16 25 (3.03%) Technical Manager
17 24 (2.91%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (14.42%) XML
2 102 (12.36%) Web Services
3 101 (12.24%) HTML
4 77 (9.33%) Middleware
5 66 (8.00%) .NET
6 63 (7.64%) CSS
7 62 (7.52%) J2EE
8 49 (5.94%) SOAP
9 44 (5.33%) JDBC
10 31 (3.76%) ASP.NET
11 28 (3.39%) REST
12 23 (2.79%) JSON
12 23 (2.79%) WSDL
13 22 (2.67%) EDIFACT
13 22 (2.67%) XSLT
14 19 (2.30%) HTML5
15 18 (2.18%) .NET Framework
16 17 (2.06%) XSD
16 17 (2.06%) JMS
17 16 (1.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 77 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 47 (5.70%) Computer Science
4 30 (3.64%) Clustering
5 22 (2.67%) Mathematics
6 19 (2.30%) Hedge funds
7 18 (2.18%) Blackberry
8 17 (2.06%) FMCG
9 14 (1.70%) Mainframe
10 13 (1.58%) Physics
10 13 (1.58%) CLARiiON
11 12 (1.45%) Derivative
11 12 (1.45%) Wiki
11 12 (1.45%) Market Risk
12 11 (1.33%) Credit Risk
12 11 (1.33%) Open Source
12 11 (1.33%) SWIFT
12 11 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
13 10 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.21%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 414 (50.18%) Windows
2 376 (45.58%) Linux
3 204 (24.73%) UNIX
4 93 (11.27%) Solaris
5 89 (10.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 77 (9.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 57 (6.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 46 (5.58%) Windows 7
8 46 (5.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 45 (5.45%) Windows XP
10 44 (5.33%) AIX
11 32 (3.88%) CentOS
12 21 (2.55%) Ubuntu
13 15 (1.82%) Windows Vista
14 13 (1.58%) Android
15 12 (1.45%) Apple iOS
16 11 (1.33%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.48%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.48%) Debian
17 4 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (23.39%) ITIL
2 126 (15.27%) Project Management
3 69 (8.36%) E-Commerce
3 69 (8.36%) Performance Tuning
4 63 (7.64%) Service Delivery
4 63 (7.64%) Problem Management
5 54 (6.55%) Capacity Planning
6 53 (6.42%) Load Balancing
7 52 (6.30%) Change Management
7 52 (6.30%) Configuration Management
8 48 (5.82%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (5.45%) Mentoring
10 42 (5.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 40 (4.85%) Analytics
12 38 (4.61%) People Management
13 36 (4.36%) Information Security
14 33 (4.00%) Migration
14 33 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 32 (3.88%) B2B
16 29 (3.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 317 (38.42%) SQL
2 153 (18.55%) Perl
3 140 (16.97%) Java
4 130 (15.76%) Bash Shell
5 68 (8.24%) Python
6 63 (7.64%) PHP
7 57 (6.91%) JavaScript
8 54 (6.55%) Shell Script
9 43 (5.21%) VBScript
10 42 (5.09%) PowerShell
11 38 (4.61%) C
12 36 (4.36%) C#
13 29 (3.52%) C++
14 25 (3.03%) T-SQL
15 18 (2.18%) XPath
16 17 (2.06%) Korn
17 16 (1.94%) PL/SQL
18 15 (1.82%) VB.NET
19 13 (1.58%) AWK
20 11 (1.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 136 (16.48%) Degree
2 63 (7.64%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (5.45%) CCNA
4 44 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (3.76%) CCNP
5 31 (3.76%) Security Cleared
6 21 (2.55%) MCSE
6 21 (2.55%) MCSA
7 18 (2.18%) PMP
7 18 (2.18%) PMI Certification
7 18 (2.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (1.82%) SC Cleared
9 13 (1.58%) RHCE
9 13 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (1.45%) MCITP
11 11 (1.33%) DV Cleared
11 11 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 10 (1.21%) MCP
13 9 (1.09%) CCIE
14 7 (0.85%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.30%) SLA
2 22 (2.67%) QA
3 13 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (1.45%) CRD IV
5 11 (1.33%) RosettaNet
6 8 (0.97%) COBIT
7 6 (0.73%) COREP
7 6 (0.73%) FINREP
8 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.36%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 170 (20.61%) Active Directory
2 137 (16.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (7.88%) vSphere
4 45 (5.45%) NFS
5 39 (4.73%) VMware ESX
6 31 (3.76%) VMware ESXi
7 27 (3.27%) XenApp
8 25 (3.03%) Firmware
9 24 (2.91%) Postfix
10 23 (2.79%) Sendmail
11 22 (2.67%) Hyper-V
12 21 (2.55%) Samba
13 19 (2.30%) Snort
14 12 (1.45%) Veritas File System
14 12 (1.45%) VirtualBox
15 11 (1.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 11 (1.33%) XenDesktop
15 11 (1.33%) Terminal Server
15 11 (1.33%) iptables
16 10 (1.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 81 (9.82%) Nagios
2 55 (6.67%) SCOM
3 39 (4.73%) OpenView
4 33 (4.00%) Puppet
5 22 (2.67%) Tivoli
6 19 (2.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 17 (2.06%) Backup Exec
8 15 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (1.33%) Red Hat Satellite
10 10 (1.21%) Legato
11 8 (0.97%) SCCM
12 7 (0.85%) Cacti
12 7 (0.85%) Opsview
12 7 (0.85%) cPanel
13 6 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 6 (0.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 6 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
13 6 (0.73%) NetBackup
14 5 (0.61%) WSUS
14 5 (0.61%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 252 (30.55%) Microsoft
2 208 (25.21%) Oracle
3 205 (24.85%) VMware
4 136 (16.48%) Cisco
5 125 (15.15%) HP
6 89 (10.79%) Citrix
7 84 (10.18%) CheckPoint
8 75 (9.09%) Red Hat
9 63 (7.64%) Juniper
10 58 (7.03%) Remedy
10 58 (7.03%) IBM
11 41 (4.97%) SAP
12 36 (4.36%) Symantec
13 35 (4.24%) F5
14 34 (4.12%) NetApp
15 32 (3.88%) EMC
16 23 (2.79%) Sun
17 21 (2.55%) Intel
17 21 (2.55%) Veritas
18 18 (2.18%) AppDynamics
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits to be discussed
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £51 - £55k per annum + 10% bonus, healthcare, Pension
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £37,620 per annum with Digital Allowance of up to £12,180
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