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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 479 456 521
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +65
Permanent jobs citing FTP 537 491 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.44% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.62% 2.22% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 439 409 364
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20469 22138 22344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 19.94% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16208 17824 18652
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -25 521 £40,000 - 54
London -45 191 £50,000 +25.00% 24
South East -9 168 £40,000 - 16
East of England +5 62 £40,000 -2.43% 5
Berkshire +17 47 £35,500 -11.25% 4
Surrey -10 43 £55,000 +46.66%
City of London -9 39 £55,000 +29.41% 12
Hampshire -15 39 £35,000 -15.66% 2
Hertfordshire +27 33 £35,000 -26.31% 1
West Midlands +30 30 £40,000 +22.60%
Southampton +4 29 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Reading +5 24 £36,500 -8.75% 4
Yorkshire -41 22 £30,000 +9.09% 6
Watford 0 21 £24,500 -66.20% 1
Bedfordshire -2 21 £55,000 +35.80% 3
Luton +7 18 £55,000 +37.50% 2
North West -3 18 £28,500 -6.55% 2
West Yorkshire -35 16 £30,000 +9.09% 2
West Sussex +18 15 £30,000 +41.17% 3
Leeds -27 15 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Slough - 15 £30,500 -
East Midlands -30 13 £38,000 +16.92%
Epsom - 13 £36,500 -
Crawley +25 11 £30,000 +41.17% 2
Buckinghamshire -2 11 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Scotland -6 10 £32,500 -4.41% 3
South West -19 9 £43,000 +14.66% 1
Manchester 0 8 £36,750 -2.00% 1
Essex -21 8 £35,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 8 £40,000 -

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 459 (45.90%) Windows
2 386 (38.60%) Linux
3 384 (38.40%) SQL
4 325 (32.50%) Microsoft
5 308 (30.80%) DNS
6 284 (28.40%) Finance
7 276 (27.60%) HTTP
8 265 (26.50%) SQL Server
9 249 (24.90%) TCP/IP
10 210 (21.00%) SMTP
10 210 (21.00%) IIS
11 186 (18.60%) VMware
12 184 (18.40%) UNIX
13 171 (17.10%) MS Excel
14 169 (16.90%) Oracle
15 167 (16.70%) Active Directory
16 161 (16.10%) Windows Server 2008
17 159 (15.90%) XML
18 154 (15.40%) Degree
19 151 (15.10%) Firewall
20 142 (14.20%) DHCP
21 134 (13.40%) VMware Infrastructure
22 132 (13.20%) HTML
23 129 (12.90%) Cisco
24 125 (12.50%) VPN
25 124 (12.40%) Java
26 118 (11.80%) MySQL
27 117 (11.70%) Solaris
27 117 (11.70%) SAN
28 116 (11.60%) JavaScript

FTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 210 (21.00%) IIS
2 116 (11.60%) Apache
3 82 (8.20%) Tomcat
4 62 (6.20%) CMS
5 54 (5.40%) SharePoint
6 47 (4.70%) WebSphere
7 45 (4.50%) MS Exchange
8 42 (4.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 41 (4.10%) MQSeries
10 38 (3.80%) WordPress
10 38 (3.80%) IBM HTTP Server
11 31 (3.10%) Drupal
12 27 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
13 26 (2.60%) Alfresco
14 23 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
15 21 (2.10%) nginx
16 20 (2.00%) Umbraco
17 17 (1.70%) WebLogic
18 13 (1.30%) Joomla!
19 10 (1.00%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 171 (17.10%) MS Excel
2 69 (6.90%) MS Office
3 27 (2.70%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.60%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.30%) MS Project
7 3 (0.30%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 20 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
1 20 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
2 18 (1.80%) Oracle Payables
2 18 (1.80%) Oracle Receivables
3 17 (1.70%) Oracle Assets
3 17 (1.70%) Dynamics GP
3 17 (1.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (1.70%) Oracle General Ledger
4 11 (1.10%) Magento
5 7 (0.70%) Cognos TM1
6 6 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.50%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.30%) Agresso
8 3 (0.30%) ResourceLink
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.10%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.40%) SaaS
2 25 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.80%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.20%) IaaS
6 2 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 308 (30.80%) DNS
2 276 (27.60%) HTTP
3 249 (24.90%) TCP/IP
4 210 (21.00%) SMTP
5 151 (15.10%) Firewall
6 142 (14.20%) DHCP
7 125 (12.50%) VPN
8 117 (11.70%) SAN
9 115 (11.50%) LAN
10 108 (10.80%) WAN
11 106 (10.60%) Internet
12 105 (10.50%) SSL
13 98 (9.80%) LDAP
14 80 (8.00%) NAS
15 69 (6.90%) SSH
16 49 (4.90%) iSCSI
17 42 (4.20%) HTTPS
18 32 (3.20%) VLAN
18 32 (3.20%) DMZ
19 30 (3.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (26.50%) SQL Server
2 118 (11.80%) MySQL
3 73 (7.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 49 (4.90%) DB2
5 40 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (3.30%) Relational Database
7 32 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 30 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
9 29 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
10 20 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (1.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 17 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (1.50%) SAP Data Services
14 10 (1.00%) BusinessObjects XI
15 9 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (0.80%) MS Access
17 7 (0.70%) DataStage
17 7 (0.70%) Cognos Powerplay
17 7 (0.70%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 53 (5.30%) JIRA
2 45 (4.50%) Subversion
3 21 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (2.00%) Visual Studio
4 20 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
5 17 (1.70%) Toad
6 13 (1.30%) ClearQuest
7 12 (1.20%) Git (software)
8 11 (1.10%) Jenkins
9 9 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (0.80%) Hudson
11 7 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
12 6 (0.60%) Rational Application Developer
12 6 (0.60%) LoadRunner
13 4 (0.40%) Firebug
13 4 (0.40%) Ant
14 3 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
14 3 (0.30%) Introscope
14 3 (0.30%) Selenium
14 3 (0.30%) FitNesse
General
1 284 (28.40%) Finance
2 90 (9.00%) Banking
2 90 (9.00%) Retail
3 72 (7.20%) Investment Banking
4 57 (5.70%) Back Office
5 48 (4.80%) Manufacturing
6 39 (3.90%) Advertising
7 26 (2.60%) Telecoms
8 23 (2.30%) Marketing
8 23 (2.30%) French Language
9 21 (2.10%) Front Office
10 20 (2.00%) Retail Banking
11 18 (1.80%) Publishing
12 17 (1.70%) Law
13 14 (1.40%) Games
14 12 (1.20%) Legal
15 11 (1.10%) German Language
16 5 (0.50%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.40%) Billing
18 3 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 266 (26.60%) Analyst
2 136 (13.60%) Developer
3 107 (10.70%) Support Analyst
4 100 (10.00%) Administrator
5 75 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
6 68 (6.80%) Business Analyst
7 63 (6.30%) Consultant
8 50 (5.00%) Team Leader
9 48 (4.80%) Support Engineer
10 46 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 44 (4.40%) Network Engineer
12 43 (4.30%) Operations Analyst
13 39 (3.90%) Linux Administrator
13 39 (3.90%) Operations Support Analyst
14 36 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
15 35 (3.50%) Applications Support
16 32 (3.20%) .NET Developer
17 30 (3.00%) Linux Engineer
18 28 (2.80%) Software Engineer
18 28 (2.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (15.90%) XML
2 132 (13.20%) HTML
3 98 (9.80%) .NET
4 92 (9.20%) CSS
5 85 (8.50%) Web Services
6 60 (6.00%) Middleware
7 52 (5.20%) J2EE
8 43 (4.30%) ASP.NET
9 42 (4.20%) JDBC
10 37 (3.70%) COM
11 33 (3.30%) HTML5
12 29 (2.90%) jQuery
13 28 (2.80%) .NET Framework
13 28 (2.80%) SOAP
14 24 (2.40%) Flash
15 18 (1.80%) EDIFACT
15 18 (1.80%) LAMP
16 17 (1.70%) WF
16 17 (1.70%) ASP.NET 2.0
17 16 (1.60%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 51 (5.10%) Management Information System
2 43 (4.30%) Computer Science
2 43 (4.30%) Market Risk
3 42 (4.20%) Clustering
4 37 (3.70%) Credit Risk
5 29 (2.90%) Replication
6 24 (2.40%) Derivative
7 18 (1.80%) Hedge funds
7 18 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 18 (1.80%) Mobile App
8 17 (1.70%) Cryptography
9 16 (1.60%) Open Source
9 16 (1.60%) CESG
10 15 (1.50%) Blackberry
10 15 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
11 14 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.30%) CLARiiON
12 13 (1.30%) Video Editing
12 13 (1.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 12 (1.20%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 459 (45.90%) Windows
2 386 (38.60%) Linux
3 184 (18.40%) UNIX
4 161 (16.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 117 (11.70%) Solaris
6 112 (11.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 103 (10.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 72 (7.20%) AIX
9 46 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (4.10%) Ubuntu
11 39 (3.90%) Windows 7
12 36 (3.60%) CentOS
13 33 (3.30%) HPUX
14 32 (3.20%) Debian
15 27 (2.70%) Windows XP
16 16 (1.60%) Embedded Linux
17 15 (1.50%) Windows Mobile
18 12 (1.20%) Windows 8
19 9 (0.90%) FreeBSD
20 8 (0.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (11.60%) E-Commerce
2 111 (11.10%) ITIL
3 92 (9.20%) Project Management
4 81 (8.10%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (6.00%) Software Engineering
6 53 (5.30%) Change Management
7 52 (5.20%) Data Modelling
8 47 (4.70%) Configuration Management
8 47 (4.70%) Time Management
9 46 (4.60%) User Acceptance Testing
10 44 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
10 44 (4.40%) UML
11 43 (4.30%) Data Management
12 40 (4.00%) Migration
12 40 (4.00%) Analytics
13 39 (3.90%) Problem Management
13 39 (3.90%) Incident Management
14 37 (3.70%) Service Delivery
15 35 (3.50%) Disaster Recovery
15 35 (3.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 384 (38.40%) SQL
2 124 (12.40%) Java
3 116 (11.60%) JavaScript
3 116 (11.60%) Perl
4 112 (11.20%) PHP
5 101 (10.10%) C#
6 70 (7.00%) Bash Shell
7 49 (4.90%) Shell Script
8 48 (4.80%) Python
9 42 (4.20%) C++
10 36 (3.60%) C
11 35 (3.50%) ActionScript
12 31 (3.10%) VB
13 29 (2.90%) T-SQL
14 28 (2.80%) PL/SQL
15 23 (2.30%) VB.NET
16 22 (2.20%) PowerShell
17 21 (2.10%) ActionScript 2.0
18 19 (1.90%) VBScript
19 17 (1.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 154 (15.40%) Degree
2 46 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (3.70%) MCSE
5 35 (3.50%) Security Cleared
6 30 (3.00%) CCNP
7 28 (2.80%) CCNA
8 26 (2.60%) SC Cleared
9 25 (2.50%) CISSP
10 23 (2.30%) RHCE
11 20 (2.00%) DV Cleared
12 18 (1.80%) PMP
12 18 (1.80%) PMI Certification
13 17 (1.70%) MCSA
14 16 (1.60%) HND
15 13 (1.30%) MCITP
16 12 (1.20%) GIAC
16 12 (1.20%) CCIE
17 11 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
18 10 (1.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (9.80%) SLA
2 40 (4.00%) QA
3 18 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 18 (1.80%) CRD IV
4 4 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.20%) HL7
5 2 (0.20%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.10%) Solvency II
System Software
1 167 (16.70%) Active Directory
2 134 (13.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (6.00%) Hyper-V
4 42 (4.20%) vSphere
5 41 (4.10%) NFS
6 31 (3.10%) VMware ESX
7 26 (2.60%) XenServer
8 22 (2.20%) Postfix
9 17 (1.70%) Samba
10 16 (1.60%) Snort
11 15 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
11 15 (1.50%) pfSense
12 14 (1.40%) Xen
13 13 (1.30%) Terminal Services
14 12 (1.20%) Sendmail
15 11 (1.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 10 (1.00%) XenApp
17 9 (0.90%) VMware Server
17 9 (0.90%) KVM
18 8 (0.80%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 40 (4.00%) Nagios
2 36 (3.60%) Plesk
3 32 (3.20%) SCOM
4 28 (2.80%) Puppet
5 17 (1.70%) OpenView
6 16 (1.60%) Tivoli
7 13 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 13 (1.30%) WSUS
8 12 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 11 (1.10%) ARCserve
9 11 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (1.00%) HP SIM
11 9 (0.90%) SCCM
12 7 (0.70%) SCVMM
12 7 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.50%) ZENworks
13 5 (0.50%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.50%) Backup Exec
14 4 (0.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 4 (0.40%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 325 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 186 (18.60%) VMware
3 169 (16.90%) Oracle
4 129 (12.90%) Cisco
5 94 (9.40%) HP
6 90 (9.00%) Red Hat
7 76 (7.60%) Citrix
8 65 (6.50%) IBM
9 41 (4.10%) CheckPoint
10 35 (3.50%) NetApp
11 34 (3.40%) Juniper
11 34 (3.40%) EMC
12 29 (2.90%) Dell
13 25 (2.50%) Remedy
14 23 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
15 22 (2.20%) Sun
16 21 (2.10%) JBoss
17 20 (2.00%) Sophos
18 19 (1.90%) Veritas
18 19 (1.90%) SAP
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
SunGard
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £325 - £500 Per Day £325-£500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + On Call + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Excellent Company bene
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Technology Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago