The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 536 523 440
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -83
Permanent jobs citing FTP 409 394 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.36% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.04% 1.99% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 332 336 433
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20015 19796 20989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.38% 18.20% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16051 15967 17346
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -22 393 £40,000 +6.66% 45
London +34 173 £47,000 -6.00% 16
South East -27 97 £33,500 -10.66% 11
City of London +25 59 £50,000 -9.09% 5
East of England -9 44 £47,500 +35.71% 4
South West -10 30 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Hertfordshire -9 28 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Watford +1 27 £57,500 +66.66%
Hampshire +2 24 £37,500 +7.14% 2
East Sussex +1 23 £28,000 +40.00% 3
Brighton -3 23 £28,000 +40.00% 3
Berkshire -9 23 £35,000 -9.09% 3
Gloucestershire +8 18 £42,500 -2.29% 2
West Midlands +22 16 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Cheltenham +2 14 £42,500 -2.29% 2
Southampton +20 13 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Yorkshire -69 13 £25,000 -9.90% 3
Reading -8 12 £35,000 -6.66% 2
West Yorkshire -55 12 £25,000 -10.71% 3
Leeds -48 11 £35,000 +25.00% 3
West Sussex +6 10 £25,000 +17.64%
North West -19 10 £35,000 -10.82% 2
Crawley +20 9 £25,000 +17.64%
Buckinghamshire -4 9 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Scotland -12 9 £32,000 -
Edinburgh - 9 £32,000 -
Bedfordshire +5 8 £57,500 +64.28% 2
Dorset -6 8 £29,000 -42.00% 1
Surrey -7 8 £37,250 -0.66%
Slough +13 7 £38,250 -41.15% 1

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 476 (50.37%) Windows
2 414 (43.81%) Linux
3 374 (39.58%) SQL
4 325 (34.39%) DNS
5 271 (28.68%) Microsoft
6 264 (27.94%) TCP/IP
7 256 (27.09%) SQL Server
8 254 (26.88%) HTTP
9 239 (25.29%) Finance
10 212 (22.43%) Oracle
11 175 (18.52%) UNIX
12 172 (18.20%) SMTP
13 167 (17.67%) Active Directory
14 164 (17.35%) IIS
15 160 (16.93%) Java
15 160 (16.93%) DHCP
16 153 (16.19%) XML
17 152 (16.08%) LAN
18 151 (15.98%) VPN
18 151 (15.98%) Degree
19 150 (15.87%) ITIL
20 149 (15.77%) Windows Server 2008
21 148 (15.66%) MS Excel
22 146 (15.45%) WAN
23 137 (14.50%) VMware
24 131 (13.86%) SAN
25 126 (13.33%) Solaris
26 123 (13.02%) Firewall
27 121 (12.80%) SLA
28 119 (12.59%) HTML

FTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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
1 164 (17.35%) IIS
2 112 (11.85%) Tomcat
3 91 (9.63%) Apache
4 81 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 55 (5.82%) MS Exchange
6 52 (5.50%) WebSphere
7 50 (5.29%) CMS
8 44 (4.66%) WebSphere Application Server
9 42 (4.44%) MQSeries
10 37 (3.92%) IBM HTTP Server
11 30 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
12 23 (2.43%) WordPress
12 23 (2.43%) Node.js
13 17 (1.80%) WebLogic
14 16 (1.69%) Drupal
15 15 (1.59%) Umbraco
16 14 (1.48%) Alfresco
17 13 (1.38%) nginx
18 12 (1.27%) GroupWise
19 11 (1.16%) Joomla!
Applications
1 148 (15.66%) MS Excel
2 88 (9.31%) MS Office
3 22 (2.33%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.53%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.42%) MS Project
7 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 32 (3.39%) Dynamics GP
2 27 (2.86%) Oracle Financials
3 25 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
4 24 (2.54%) Oracle General Ledger
4 24 (2.54%) Oracle Payables
4 24 (2.54%) Oracle Receivables
5 19 (2.01%) Oracle EBS R12
5 19 (2.01%) Oracle Assets
6 12 (1.27%) Cognos TM1
7 8 (0.85%) Magento
7 8 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 7 (0.74%) Markit EDM
9 6 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
10 5 (0.53%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
12 2 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle AGIS
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (1.69%) SaaS
3 15 (1.59%) Basecamp
4 14 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.21%) IaaS
7 1 (0.11%) PaaS
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.11%) Office 365
7 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 325 (34.39%) DNS
2 264 (27.94%) TCP/IP
3 254 (26.88%) HTTP
4 172 (18.20%) SMTP
5 160 (16.93%) DHCP
6 152 (16.08%) LAN
7 151 (15.98%) VPN
8 146 (15.45%) WAN
9 131 (13.86%) SAN
10 123 (13.02%) Firewall
11 113 (11.96%) Internet
12 104 (11.01%) SSL
13 83 (8.78%) LDAP
14 64 (6.77%) SSH
15 63 (6.67%) NAS
16 59 (6.24%) HTTPS
17 45 (4.76%) iSCSI
17 45 (4.76%) VLAN
18 43 (4.55%) DMZ
19 36 (3.81%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (27.09%) SQL Server
2 92 (9.74%) MySQL
3 63 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 56 (5.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (4.87%) DB2
6 33 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (3.49%) Relational Database
7 32 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 31 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 29 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
10 28 (2.96%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 20 (2.12%) SAP Data Services
13 19 (2.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 16 (1.69%) Oracle Database
15 14 (1.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
16 13 (1.38%) BusinessObjects XI
17 12 (1.27%) Cognos Powerplay
18 11 (1.16%) Cognos Impromptu
19 10 (1.06%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 83 (8.78%) JIRA
2 61 (6.46%) Subversion
3 25 (2.65%) Oracle Forms
4 19 (2.01%) Jenkins
5 14 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 13 (1.38%) Toad
7 12 (1.27%) Git (software)
8 9 (0.95%) ClearQuest
9 8 (0.85%) Visual Studio
10 7 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.63%) Dreamweaver
11 6 (0.63%) Firebug
12 5 (0.53%) Selenium
13 3 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.32%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.32%) Redmine
13 3 (0.32%) JProfiler
13 3 (0.32%) Introscope
13 3 (0.32%) LoadRunner
14 2 (0.21%) Ant
General
1 239 (25.29%) Finance
2 89 (9.42%) Retail
3 53 (5.61%) Manufacturing
4 51 (5.40%) Banking
5 40 (4.23%) Telecoms
6 34 (3.60%) Advertising
7 32 (3.39%) Investment Banking
8 31 (3.28%) French Language
9 29 (3.07%) Back Office
10 21 (2.22%) Front Office
11 17 (1.80%) Publishing
12 15 (1.59%) Marketing
13 13 (1.38%) Retail Banking
13 13 (1.38%) Games
14 12 (1.27%) Law
15 11 (1.16%) German Language
15 11 (1.16%) Legal
16 7 (0.74%) Italian Language
17 6 (0.63%) Spanish Language
18 5 (0.53%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 240 (25.40%) Analyst
2 129 (13.65%) Support Analyst
3 128 (13.54%) Developer
4 118 (12.49%) Administrator
5 92 (9.74%) Systems Administrator
6 54 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 54 (5.71%) Applications Support
7 44 (4.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 44 (4.66%) Team Leader
8 42 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
8 42 (4.44%) Operations Analyst
9 40 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
10 36 (3.81%) Network Engineer
10 36 (3.81%) Junior
10 36 (3.81%) Operations Support Analyst
11 33 (3.49%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 32 (3.39%) Software Engineer
13 31 (3.28%) Web Engineer
14 30 (3.17%) Consultant
15 28 (2.96%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (16.19%) XML
2 119 (12.59%) HTML
3 96 (10.16%) Web Services
4 89 (9.42%) .NET
5 66 (6.98%) CSS
6 59 (6.24%) Middleware
7 51 (5.40%) J2EE
8 41 (4.34%) ASP.NET
9 40 (4.23%) JDBC
10 31 (3.28%) SOAP
11 25 (2.65%) ActiveMQ
11 25 (2.65%) COM
12 22 (2.33%) LAMP
12 22 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
13 21 (2.22%) ASP.NET 2.0
14 19 (2.01%) WF
15 18 (1.90%) Flash
15 18 (1.90%) jQuery
16 17 (1.80%) JSON
16 17 (1.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 53 (5.61%) Management Information System
2 28 (2.96%) Computer Science
3 27 (2.86%) Replication
4 25 (2.65%) Hedge funds
5 24 (2.54%) Cryptography
6 23 (2.43%) Clustering
7 22 (2.33%) Credit Risk
8 21 (2.22%) Mobile App
9 20 (2.12%) Market Risk
10 18 (1.90%) Blackberry
10 18 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
11 16 (1.69%) EMV
12 15 (1.59%) Derivative
13 14 (1.48%) EFT
14 12 (1.27%) CLARiiON
14 12 (1.27%) PKI
15 11 (1.16%) SWIFT
15 11 (1.16%) Mainframe
16 10 (1.06%) NHS
16 10 (1.06%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 476 (50.37%) Windows
2 414 (43.81%) Linux
3 175 (18.52%) UNIX
4 149 (15.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 126 (13.33%) Solaris
6 101 (10.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 78 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 70 (7.41%) AIX
9 56 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 51 (5.40%) Windows 7
11 37 (3.92%) Debian
12 29 (3.07%) Windows XP
13 28 (2.96%) HPUX
14 27 (2.86%) CentOS
15 26 (2.75%) Ubuntu
16 23 (2.43%) Embedded Linux
17 21 (2.22%) Windows 8
18 16 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
19 14 (1.48%) Android
20 12 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (15.87%) ITIL
2 112 (11.85%) E-Commerce
3 73 (7.72%) Project Management
4 57 (6.03%) Problem Management
5 56 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
5 56 (5.93%) Change Management
6 54 (5.71%) Incident Management
7 48 (5.08%) Load Balancing
8 46 (4.87%) Service Delivery
9 44 (4.66%) Software Engineering
10 40 (4.23%) Configuration Management
11 39 (4.13%) ETL
12 36 (3.81%) Analytics
13 35 (3.70%) Time Management
13 35 (3.70%) DevOps
14 32 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
15 31 (3.28%) Data Management
16 30 (3.17%) Migration
17 28 (2.96%) User Acceptance Testing
18 27 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 374 (39.58%) SQL
2 160 (16.93%) Java
3 105 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 102 (10.79%) C#
5 86 (9.10%) Perl
6 81 (8.57%) JavaScript
7 78 (8.25%) PHP
8 41 (4.34%) Shell Script
9 37 (3.92%) C
10 32 (3.39%) C++
10 32 (3.39%) PowerShell
11 30 (3.17%) VB
12 28 (2.96%) Python
13 27 (2.86%) PL/SQL
14 25 (2.65%) T-SQL
15 24 (2.54%) XPath
16 22 (2.33%) VBScript
17 21 (2.22%) ActionScript
18 18 (1.90%) XQuery
19 17 (1.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 151 (15.98%) Degree
2 49 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (4.02%) CCNA
4 37 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (3.39%) MCSE
6 30 (3.17%) CCNP
7 26 (2.75%) Security Cleared
8 22 (2.33%) MCSA
9 21 (2.22%) MCITP
10 20 (2.12%) SC Cleared
11 18 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (1.90%) CCIE
12 16 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 16 (1.69%) DV Cleared
13 13 (1.38%) GIAC
13 13 (1.38%) MCP
14 12 (1.27%) PMP
14 12 (1.27%) PMI Certification
15 11 (1.16%) RHCE
16 7 (0.74%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (12.80%) SLA
2 26 (2.75%) QA
3 12 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (1.27%) CRD IV
4 7 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.63%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.42%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.21%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.21%) HL7
8 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 167 (17.67%) Active Directory
2 95 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (4.02%) NFS
4 32 (3.39%) Postfix
5 26 (2.75%) Hyper-V
6 25 (2.65%) vSphere
7 24 (2.54%) VMware ESX
8 22 (2.33%) Snort
9 21 (2.22%) Samba
10 16 (1.69%) XenServer
11 13 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (1.27%) Xen
13 11 (1.16%) vCloud
13 11 (1.16%) Terminal Services
14 10 (1.06%) Sendmail
14 10 (1.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 9 (0.95%) XenApp
15 9 (0.95%) KVM
16 8 (0.85%) XenDesktop
17 7 (0.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 62 (6.56%) Nagios
2 49 (5.19%) SCOM
3 42 (4.44%) Puppet
4 33 (3.49%) OpenView
5 24 (2.54%) WSUS
6 23 (2.43%) Norton AntiVirus
7 18 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 18 (1.90%) Plesk
8 16 (1.69%) Tivoli
9 12 (1.27%) SCVMM
10 11 (1.16%) ARCserve
11 10 (1.06%) HP SIM
11 10 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
12 9 (0.95%) NetBackup
12 9 (0.95%) Salt
13 7 (0.74%) Backup Exec
13 7 (0.74%) Control-M
14 6 (0.63%) Opsview
14 6 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 271 (28.68%) Microsoft
2 212 (22.43%) Oracle
3 137 (14.50%) VMware
4 114 (12.06%) Cisco
5 110 (11.64%) HP
6 91 (9.63%) Red Hat
7 68 (7.20%) IBM
8 67 (7.09%) Citrix
9 44 (4.66%) F5
10 40 (4.23%) NetApp
11 36 (3.81%) Dell
11 36 (3.81%) Sun
12 32 (3.39%) Remedy
13 29 (3.07%) Symantec
14 28 (2.96%) CheckPoint
15 27 (2.86%) EMC
16 24 (2.54%) Juniper
17 19 (2.01%) Sourcefire
17 19 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
18 17 (1.80%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Bonus Potential
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + options + 30 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Blue Glue
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago