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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 517 471 431
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -40
Permanent jobs citing FTP 383 470 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.45% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.06% 2.64% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 298 392 449
Average salary £39,398 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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
18559 17813 21817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.08% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15078 13984 18103
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -39 377 £39,398 -5.06% 49
London -8 171 £47,500 -5.00% 20
South East -57 63 £35,000 -6.66% 9
East of England 0 53 £35,000 -9.67% 3
City of London +19 52 £45,000 -25.00% 8
South West -8 39 £45,250 +13.12% 7
Hertfordshire -28 23 £47,500 +55.73% 1
Hampshire -30 23 £38,250 -11.04% 1
Gloucestershire -2 20 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Southampton +11 18 £38,250 -4.37%
West Midlands -2 16 £40,000 -9.60%
North West -21 16 £35,000 -15.66% 3
Yorkshire -37 16 £35,000 +55.55% 4
Watford -23 15 £29,000 -4.91%
Berkshire -39 15 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Leeds -15 14 £35,000 +59.09% 2
West Yorkshire -33 14 £35,000 +55.55% 2
Cheltenham -10 12 £50,000 +14.28%
Oxfordshire +9 11 £35,000 -33.33%
Manchester -9 10 £35,000 -20.45% 2
Norfolk - 10 £30,000 -
Thetford - 10 £30,000 -
Wiltshire - 10 £30,000 -
Bracknell -19 9 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Abingdon - 9 £35,000 -
Suffolk +3 8 £35,000 +70.73% 1
Surrey -7 8 £20,000 -54.02% 1
Newmarket - 7 £35,000 - 1
Devon - 7 £27,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire +4 5 £40,000 - 1

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 432 (48.81%) Windows
2 419 (47.34%) Linux
3 357 (40.34%) SQL
4 326 (36.84%) DNS
5 289 (32.66%) HTTP
6 285 (32.20%) TCP/IP
7 277 (31.30%) Microsoft
8 219 (24.75%) Oracle
9 216 (24.41%) UNIX
10 204 (23.05%) SQL Server
11 194 (21.92%) Finance
12 186 (21.02%) Java
13 180 (20.34%) DHCP
14 179 (20.23%) SMTP
15 178 (20.11%) Perl
16 173 (19.55%) Active Directory
16 173 (19.55%) VMware
17 162 (18.31%) IIS
18 159 (17.97%) ITIL
18 159 (17.97%) Bash Shell
19 154 (17.40%) Firewall
20 142 (16.05%) SSH
21 139 (15.71%) Cisco
22 135 (15.25%) Degree
23 126 (14.24%) MS Office
24 125 (14.12%) SAN
25 124 (14.01%) MS Excel
26 122 (13.79%) Apache
27 116 (13.11%) Tomcat
28 115 (12.99%) HTML

FTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 162 (18.31%) IIS
2 122 (13.79%) Apache
3 116 (13.11%) Tomcat
4 103 (11.64%) WebSphere
5 92 (10.40%) SharePoint
6 75 (8.47%) MQSeries
7 73 (8.25%) MS Exchange
8 59 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 58 (6.55%) IBM HTTP Server
10 42 (4.75%) nginx
11 31 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 25 (2.82%) JBoss
13 22 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
14 17 (1.92%) WebLogic
14 17 (1.92%) NetWeaver
15 15 (1.69%) CMS
16 12 (1.36%) SAS
16 12 (1.36%) Node.js
17 11 (1.24%) Documentum
17 11 (1.24%) CICS
Applications
1 126 (14.24%) MS Office
2 124 (14.01%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.13%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.45%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.23%) MS Project
7 2 (0.23%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.23%) QuarkXPress
7 2 (0.23%) FreeHand
8 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.11%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 36 (4.07%) Dynamics GP
2 8 (0.90%) SAP Business One
3 7 (0.79%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.45%) SAP SRM
4 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.45%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.45%) Magento
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (0.34%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.23%) BPCS
6 2 (0.23%) Agresso
6 2 (0.23%) Summit
6 2 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.23%) INSURE/90
7 1 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.11%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.11%) RMDS
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (1.58%) SaaS
4 13 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (1.13%) PaaS
5 10 (1.13%) Google App Engine
6 8 (0.90%) IaaS
7 4 (0.45%) Route 53
7 4 (0.45%) Basecamp
7 4 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.45%) CloudFront
7 4 (0.45%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.34%) Office 365
9 1 (0.11%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 326 (36.84%) DNS
2 289 (32.66%) HTTP
3 285 (32.20%) TCP/IP
4 180 (20.34%) DHCP
5 179 (20.23%) SMTP
6 154 (17.40%) Firewall
7 142 (16.05%) SSH
8 125 (14.12%) SAN
9 104 (11.75%) VPN
10 101 (11.41%) LAN
11 98 (11.07%) Internet
12 94 (10.62%) WAN
13 89 (10.06%) LDAP
14 88 (9.94%) SSL
15 74 (8.36%) HTTPS
16 70 (7.91%) Telnet
17 51 (5.76%) Cisco IOS
18 49 (5.54%) iSCSI
19 48 (5.42%) VoIP
20 46 (5.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (23.05%) SQL Server
2 74 (8.36%) MySQL
2 74 (8.36%) Oracle Database
3 58 (6.55%) DB2
4 44 (4.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (4.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
8 23 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (2.49%) Relational Database
9 22 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.02%) RDBMS
13 7 (0.79%) NoSQL
14 6 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (0.56%) MS Access
15 5 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 71 (8.02%) JIRA
2 56 (6.33%) Subversion
3 33 (3.73%) Jenkins
4 29 (3.28%) Git (software)
5 21 (2.37%) Selenium
5 21 (2.37%) Toad
6 14 (1.58%) JUnit
6 14 (1.58%) Maven
7 11 (1.24%) Grunt
7 11 (1.24%) JSHint
7 11 (1.24%) Gerrit
7 11 (1.24%) TestLink
8 10 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (1.02%) Visual Studio
10 8 (0.90%) Ant
10 8 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (0.79%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
13 5 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.45%) Cucumber
General
1 194 (21.92%) Finance
2 71 (8.02%) Retail
3 39 (4.41%) Marketing
4 38 (4.29%) Games
5 28 (3.16%) Banking
5 28 (3.16%) French Language
5 28 (3.16%) Back Office
6 21 (2.37%) Front Office
7 18 (2.03%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.92%) Investment Banking
9 15 (1.69%) Advertising
9 15 (1.69%) Italian Language
10 13 (1.47%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.47%) German Language
11 10 (1.13%) Law
12 9 (1.02%) Publishing
12 9 (1.02%) Turkish Language
13 7 (0.79%) Legal
13 7 (0.79%) Electronics
14 6 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 228 (25.76%) Analyst
2 133 (15.03%) Support Analyst
3 91 (10.28%) Administrator
4 89 (10.06%) Developer
5 79 (8.93%) Systems Administrator
6 65 (7.34%) Network Engineer
7 63 (7.12%) Support Engineer
8 58 (6.55%) Applications Support
9 56 (6.33%) Systems Engineer
10 54 (6.10%) Linux Administrator
11 44 (4.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 44 (4.97%) Applications Support Analyst
12 41 (4.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 33 (3.73%) Technical Analyst
14 32 (3.62%) Operations Analyst
15 31 (3.50%) Linux Engineer
16 27 (3.05%) Technical Manager
17 26 (2.94%) Team Leader
17 26 (2.94%) UNIX Engineer
18 25 (2.82%) Technical Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (12.99%) HTML
2 105 (11.86%) Web Services
3 98 (11.07%) XML
4 90 (10.17%) Middleware
5 81 (9.15%) .NET
6 71 (8.02%) J2EE
7 60 (6.78%) CSS
8 59 (6.67%) JDBC
9 36 (4.07%) SOAP
10 29 (3.28%) REST
11 28 (3.16%) ASP.NET
12 25 (2.82%) WebSphere MQ
12 25 (2.82%) Oracle Fusion
13 20 (2.26%) .NET Framework
13 20 (2.26%) XSLT
14 19 (2.15%) WSDL
15 18 (2.03%) XSD
16 17 (1.92%) SAP Smart Forms
16 17 (1.92%) SAP Basis
16 17 (1.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 74 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (6.44%) Management Information System
3 43 (4.86%) Computer Science
4 40 (4.52%) Clustering
5 36 (4.07%) Hedge funds
6 19 (2.15%) Mathematics
7 13 (1.47%) Physics
7 13 (1.47%) Mainframe
8 12 (1.36%) Blog
9 11 (1.24%) FMCG
9 11 (1.24%) PKI
9 11 (1.24%) Blackberry
9 11 (1.24%) SWIFT
9 11 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.13%) Embedded Systems
11 8 (0.90%) Mobile App
11 8 (0.90%) Open Source
11 8 (0.90%) Derivative
12 7 (0.79%) Statistics
12 7 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 432 (48.81%) Windows
2 419 (47.34%) Linux
3 216 (24.41%) UNIX
4 91 (10.28%) Solaris
5 89 (10.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 73 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 67 (7.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 51 (5.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 51 (5.76%) AIX
9 48 (5.42%) Windows 7
10 43 (4.86%) Windows XP
11 22 (2.49%) CentOS
12 19 (2.15%) Windows Vista
13 18 (2.03%) Windows 8
14 14 (1.58%) Debian
15 11 (1.24%) Oracle Linux
15 11 (1.24%) Android
16 9 (1.02%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.90%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (17.97%) ITIL
2 102 (11.53%) Project Management
3 100 (11.30%) E-Commerce
4 75 (8.47%) Problem Management
5 68 (7.68%) Load Balancing
6 62 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (6.89%) Performance Tuning
8 59 (6.67%) Change Management
9 56 (6.33%) Service Delivery
10 49 (5.54%) Capacity Planning
11 48 (5.42%) Information Security
12 46 (5.20%) Configuration Management
13 41 (4.63%) Time Management
14 38 (4.29%) DevOps
15 36 (4.07%) Mentoring
15 36 (4.07%) Software Engineering
15 36 (4.07%) People Management
16 30 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
17 29 (3.28%) SOA
17 29 (3.28%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 357 (40.34%) SQL
2 186 (21.02%) Java
3 178 (20.11%) Perl
4 159 (17.97%) Bash Shell
5 66 (7.46%) Shell Script
6 65 (7.34%) PHP
7 63 (7.12%) JavaScript
8 60 (6.78%) PowerShell
9 59 (6.67%) Python
10 57 (6.44%) C#
11 47 (5.31%) VBScript
12 38 (4.29%) C
13 37 (4.18%) C++
14 23 (2.60%) T-SQL
15 16 (1.81%) Korn
15 16 (1.81%) XPath
16 12 (1.36%) VB.NET
16 12 (1.36%) ABAP
17 11 (1.24%) VBA
17 11 (1.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 135 (15.25%) Degree
2 66 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (4.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (4.29%) CCNP
5 36 (4.07%) CCNA
6 28 (3.16%) Security Cleared
7 26 (2.94%) CCIE
8 25 (2.82%) MCSE
9 21 (2.37%) MCSA
10 19 (2.15%) SC Cleared
11 16 (1.81%) RHCE
11 16 (1.81%) MCITP
12 15 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (1.58%) DV Cleared
14 12 (1.36%) PMP
14 12 (1.36%) PMI Certification
15 11 (1.24%) GCIA
15 11 (1.24%) GCIH
15 11 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (1.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.20%) SLA
2 31 (3.50%) QA
3 8 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.68%) CRD IV
5 5 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 5 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.45%) RosettaNet
7 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 173 (19.55%) Active Directory
2 105 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (5.42%) vSphere
4 36 (4.07%) NFS
5 35 (3.95%) Postfix
6 34 (3.84%) Firmware
7 32 (3.62%) Hyper-V
8 30 (3.39%) XenApp
9 27 (3.05%) VMware ESX
10 26 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
11 25 (2.82%) Sendmail
12 20 (2.26%) Samba
13 18 (2.03%) Snort
14 15 (1.69%) Terminal Server
15 13 (1.47%) XenDesktop
16 11 (1.24%) Xen
17 8 (0.90%) Veritas File System
17 8 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 7 (0.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
19 6 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 56 (6.33%) Nagios
2 55 (6.21%) SCOM
3 37 (4.18%) Puppet
4 36 (4.07%) OpenView
5 29 (3.28%) Tivoli
6 19 (2.15%) NetBackup
7 17 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
7 17 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (1.69%) Backup Exec
9 13 (1.47%) Red Hat Satellite
10 10 (1.13%) Ansible
10 10 (1.13%) WSUS
11 7 (0.79%) Legato
12 6 (0.68%) Control-M
12 6 (0.68%) SCVMM
13 5 (0.56%) Cacti
13 5 (0.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 5 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (0.56%) SCDPM
13 5 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 277 (31.30%) Microsoft
2 219 (24.75%) Oracle
3 173 (19.55%) VMware
4 139 (15.71%) Cisco
5 103 (11.64%) HP
6 92 (10.40%) IBM
7 80 (9.04%) Citrix
8 67 (7.57%) CheckPoint
9 60 (6.78%) Red Hat
10 55 (6.21%) F5
11 52 (5.88%) Juniper
12 51 (5.76%) Remedy
13 41 (4.63%) Symantec
14 36 (4.07%) SAP
15 31 (3.50%) NetApp
16 23 (2.60%) Intel
17 22 (2.49%) Dell
18 20 (2.26%) Reuters
19 19 (2.15%) Google
20 15 (1.69%) EMC
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Carlisle, Cumbria
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits + Perks
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Performanced bonus, 25 days hol
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago