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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 484 557 466
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -91
Permanent jobs citing FTP 499 371 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.34% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.47% 1.98% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 407 303 405
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,100 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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
20215 18714 21979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.77% 17.16% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16048 15086 17947
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +52 461 £46,000 +22.66% 45
London +69 219 £55,000 +29.41% 14
East of England +20 63 £45,000 +40.62% 5
South East -27 63 £32,500 -13.33% 4
South West +6 43 £47,500 +46.15% 12
City of London +31 35 £57,500 -8.00% 5
North West -20 26 £40,000 +12.67% 3
Bedfordshire +22 25 £52,500 +32.91% 1
Yorkshire -51 24 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Hertfordshire 0 22 £45,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands -2 21 £41,250 -5.17% 4
West Yorkshire -37 20 £35,000 +7.69%
Leeds -38 19 £35,000 +3.70%
Gloucestershire +8 18 £51,250 +76.72% 8
Scotland +7 17 £30,000 -7.69%
Luton - 16 £60,000 -
Cheltenham +8 15 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Hampshire +5 15 £36,500 +19.67%
Berkshire 0 15 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Manchester -14 15 £35,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +18 13 £29,500 -15.71%
Edinburgh +1 13 £29,250 -10.00%
Watford -11 13 £29,000 +5.45% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 10 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Reading -10 10 £50,000 +29.03% 2
Wales +15 9 £40,000 +37.93%
South Wales +15 9 £40,000 +37.93%
Swindon +12 9 - -
Cardiff +5 9 £40,000 +37.93%
Wiltshire +3 9 - -

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 467 (50.38%) Windows
2 421 (45.42%) Linux
3 381 (41.10%) SQL
4 356 (38.40%) DNS
5 296 (31.93%) HTTP
6 293 (31.61%) TCP/IP
7 278 (29.99%) Microsoft
8 247 (26.65%) SQL Server
9 229 (24.70%) Finance
10 219 (23.62%) Oracle
11 194 (20.93%) Java
12 189 (20.39%) DHCP
13 185 (19.96%) UNIX
14 180 (19.42%) IIS
15 173 (18.66%) Active Directory
16 169 (18.23%) Bash Shell
17 162 (17.48%) SMTP
18 158 (17.04%) ITIL
18 158 (17.04%) Firewall
19 146 (15.75%) MS Excel
20 145 (15.64%) Degree
21 142 (15.32%) Tomcat
22 139 (14.99%) Perl
23 136 (14.67%) VMware
23 136 (14.67%) Cisco
24 127 (13.70%) HTML
24 127 (13.70%) VPN
25 123 (13.27%) SAN
26 121 (13.05%) LAN
27 118 (12.73%) XML

FTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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
1 180 (19.42%) IIS
2 142 (15.32%) Tomcat
3 116 (12.51%) Apache
4 93 (10.03%) SharePoint
4 93 (10.03%) WebSphere
5 67 (7.23%) MS Exchange
6 61 (6.58%) MQSeries
7 57 (6.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 50 (5.39%) IBM HTTP Server
9 30 (3.24%) Node.js
10 26 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
10 26 (2.80%) nginx
11 23 (2.48%) CMS
12 19 (2.05%) JBoss
13 18 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
14 17 (1.83%) SAS
15 13 (1.40%) WebLogic
16 11 (1.19%) NetWeaver
17 10 (1.08%) Jetty
18 9 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 146 (15.75%) MS Excel
2 115 (12.41%) MS Office
3 19 (2.05%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.32%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.22%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.22%) QuarkXPress
7 2 (0.22%) FreeHand
7 2 (0.22%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.11%) Edge Animate
8 1 (0.11%) InDesign
8 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (3.45%) Dynamics GP
2 12 (1.29%) Markit EDM
3 11 (1.19%) Cognos TM1
4 9 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 8 (0.86%) Oracle Retail
6 7 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (0.65%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.65%) SAP Business One
8 5 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.54%) Magento
9 3 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.32%) ResourceLink
10 2 (0.22%) Agresso
10 2 (0.22%) INSURE/90
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
11 1 (0.11%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.73%) Basecamp
4 13 (1.40%) SaaS
5 12 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (1.08%) Google App Engine
6 10 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.32%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.22%) PaaS
8 2 (0.22%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.11%) Route 53
9 1 (0.11%) IaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 356 (38.40%) DNS
2 296 (31.93%) HTTP
3 293 (31.61%) TCP/IP
4 189 (20.39%) DHCP
5 162 (17.48%) SMTP
6 158 (17.04%) Firewall
7 127 (13.70%) VPN
8 123 (13.27%) SAN
9 121 (13.05%) LAN
10 116 (12.51%) WAN
10 116 (12.51%) SSH
11 107 (11.54%) Internet
12 96 (10.36%) LDAP
13 78 (8.41%) SSL
14 63 (6.80%) iSCSI
15 60 (6.47%) HTTPS
16 55 (5.93%) VoIP
17 49 (5.29%) Wireshark
17 49 (5.29%) NAS
18 48 (5.18%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (26.65%) SQL Server
2 74 (7.98%) MySQL
3 73 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 61 (6.58%) Oracle Database
5 56 (6.04%) DB2
6 54 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 32 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 29 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (2.37%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (1.19%) Cognos Powerplay
14 11 (1.19%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 10 (1.08%) Cognos Impromptu
16 9 (0.97%) DataStage
16 9 (0.97%) NoSQL
17 7 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 83 (8.95%) JIRA
2 49 (5.29%) Subversion
3 39 (4.21%) Jenkins
4 29 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 24 (2.59%) Selenium
6 19 (2.05%) Toad
7 13 (1.40%) Maven
7 13 (1.40%) Grunt
8 12 (1.29%) JSHint
8 12 (1.29%) JUnit
9 11 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
9 11 (1.19%) TestLink
9 11 (1.19%) Gerrit
10 9 (0.97%) Dreamweaver
11 8 (0.86%) Ant
11 8 (0.86%) WebDriver
12 7 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.54%) Visual Studio
15 2 (0.22%) InstallShield
General
1 229 (24.70%) Finance
2 76 (8.20%) Retail
3 44 (4.75%) Manufacturing
4 36 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 35 (3.78%) Banking
6 30 (3.24%) Back Office
7 23 (2.48%) Advertising
8 22 (2.37%) Front Office
9 21 (2.27%) Marketing
9 21 (2.27%) French Language
10 17 (1.83%) German Language
10 17 (1.83%) Italian Language
11 14 (1.51%) Publishing
11 14 (1.51%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.97%) Turkish Language
13 7 (0.76%) Games
14 6 (0.65%) Electronics
15 5 (0.54%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.54%) Law
16 3 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 254 (27.40%) Analyst
2 139 (14.99%) Support Analyst
3 121 (13.05%) Developer
4 102 (11.00%) Administrator
5 81 (8.74%) Systems Administrator
6 68 (7.34%) Systems Engineer
7 66 (7.12%) Applications Support
8 62 (6.69%) Support Engineer
9 49 (5.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 48 (5.18%) Network Engineer
10 48 (5.18%) Linux Administrator
11 44 (4.75%) Systems Support
12 40 (4.31%) Operations Analyst
12 40 (4.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 37 (3.99%) Applications Support Analyst
14 36 (3.88%) Web Engineer
15 33 (3.56%) Junior
16 30 (3.24%) Operations Support Analyst
17 27 (2.91%) Lead Developer
18 26 (2.80%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (13.70%) HTML
2 118 (12.73%) XML
3 98 (10.57%) Web Services
4 94 (10.14%) .NET
5 74 (7.98%) CSS
6 67 (7.23%) Middleware
7 57 (6.15%) J2EE
8 51 (5.50%) JDBC
9 38 (4.10%) ASP.NET
10 33 (3.56%) ActiveMQ
11 31 (3.34%) RabbitMQ
12 24 (2.59%) REST
13 22 (2.37%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 22 (2.37%) Oracle Fusion
13 22 (2.37%) LAMP
14 21 (2.27%) SOAP
15 20 (2.16%) COM
15 20 (2.16%) WebSphere MQ
16 19 (2.05%) jQuery
17 17 (1.83%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 78 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (5.61%) Management Information System
3 41 (4.42%) Hedge funds
4 40 (4.31%) Computer Science
5 32 (3.45%) Clustering
6 26 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 14 (1.51%) Blog
8 13 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (1.40%) SWIFT
9 11 (1.19%) Digital Media
10 10 (1.08%) Replication
10 10 (1.08%) Blackberry
11 9 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
12 8 (0.86%) Cryptography
12 8 (0.86%) Derivative
12 8 (0.86%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.76%) PKI
14 6 (0.65%) Open Source
14 6 (0.65%) Streaming Video
15 5 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 467 (50.38%) Windows
2 421 (45.42%) Linux
3 185 (19.96%) UNIX
4 116 (12.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 95 (10.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 91 (9.82%) Solaris
7 77 (8.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 60 (6.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 45 (4.85%) Windows 7
10 40 (4.31%) AIX
11 27 (2.91%) Windows XP
11 27 (2.91%) CentOS
12 26 (2.80%) Debian
13 23 (2.48%) Windows 8
14 14 (1.51%) Windows Vista
15 13 (1.40%) Apple iOS
16 12 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
17 11 (1.19%) Android
17 11 (1.19%) Mac OS X
18 10 (1.08%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (17.04%) ITIL
2 117 (12.62%) E-Commerce
3 80 (8.63%) Project Management
4 64 (6.90%) Problem Management
5 59 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (6.04%) Load Balancing
7 55 (5.93%) DevOps
8 49 (5.29%) Service Delivery
9 42 (4.53%) Change Management
9 42 (4.53%) Incident Management
10 40 (4.31%) Information Security
10 40 (4.31%) Time Management
11 38 (4.10%) Performance Tuning
12 37 (3.99%) People Management
13 36 (3.88%) Configuration Management
14 33 (3.56%) ETL
15 31 (3.34%) Software Engineering
15 31 (3.34%) Root Cause Analysis
16 24 (2.59%) SIEM
16 24 (2.59%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 381 (41.10%) SQL
2 194 (20.93%) Java
3 169 (18.23%) Bash Shell
4 139 (14.99%) Perl
5 90 (9.71%) C#
6 88 (9.49%) PHP
7 78 (8.41%) JavaScript
8 63 (6.80%) PowerShell
9 60 (6.47%) Shell Script
10 45 (4.85%) Python
11 35 (3.78%) VBScript
12 29 (3.13%) C
13 26 (2.80%) T-SQL
13 26 (2.80%) XPath
14 23 (2.48%) C++
15 18 (1.94%) VBA
16 17 (1.83%) XQuery
17 15 (1.62%) VB
18 13 (1.40%) VB.NET
19 11 (1.19%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 145 (15.64%) Degree
2 60 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (4.21%) CCNP
4 30 (3.24%) CCNA
5 29 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 28 (3.02%) CCIE
7 27 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (2.48%) SC Cleared
9 20 (2.16%) MCSE
10 19 (2.05%) GCIA
10 19 (2.05%) DV Cleared
11 17 (1.83%) MCITP
12 15 (1.62%) MCSA
13 14 (1.51%) GCIH
14 13 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 11 (1.19%) MCP
16 11 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (0.97%) PMP
17 9 (0.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (7.44%) SLA
2 27 (2.91%) QA
3 7 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.43%) ISO 8583
5 4 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.32%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 173 (18.66%) Active Directory
2 91 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (4.10%) Postfix
4 36 (3.88%) vSphere
5 35 (3.78%) NFS
6 32 (3.45%) Samba
7 29 (3.13%) Firmware
8 28 (3.02%) Hyper-V
9 25 (2.70%) Snort
10 18 (1.94%) XenApp
11 13 (1.40%) Xen
11 13 (1.40%) Terminal Server
12 12 (1.29%) VMware ESX
12 12 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (1.19%) XenDesktop
14 10 (1.08%) Sendmail
14 10 (1.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 10 (1.08%) Kerio MailServer
15 9 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 8 (0.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 55 (5.93%) Nagios
1 55 (5.93%) SCOM
2 43 (4.64%) Puppet
3 33 (3.56%) OpenView
4 29 (3.13%) Tivoli
5 19 (2.05%) NetBackup
6 18 (1.94%) WSUS
6 18 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
7 17 (1.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 17 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (1.51%) Backup Exec
9 10 (1.08%) SCVMM
9 10 (1.08%) Control-M
9 10 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (0.97%) Ansible
11 8 (0.86%) Cacti
11 8 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (0.76%) CiscoWorks
13 6 (0.65%) Red Hat Satellite
14 5 (0.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 278 (29.99%) Microsoft
2 219 (23.62%) Oracle
3 136 (14.67%) Cisco
3 136 (14.67%) VMware
4 97 (10.46%) HP
5 88 (9.49%) IBM
6 85 (9.17%) Citrix
7 76 (8.20%) Red Hat
8 69 (7.44%) F5
9 44 (4.75%) Symantec
10 42 (4.53%) CheckPoint
11 36 (3.88%) Remedy
12 35 (3.78%) Juniper
13 34 (3.67%) NetApp
14 27 (2.91%) Dell
15 24 (2.59%) SAP
16 23 (2.48%) Reuters
17 21 (2.27%) Sun
18 19 (2.05%) Google
19 18 (1.94%) Polycom
London
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum +Many benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum 28.5 days hols + share scheme +pens
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Mi5
Salary: From £32,608 to £46,187 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
FundsLibrary
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago