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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 649 585 538
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -47
Permanent jobs citing FTP 299 380 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.36% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.73% 1.97% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 250 294 368
Average salary £38,500 £39,398 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% -7.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
17278 19320 18195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 18.15% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14368 15676 14260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016 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 12 February 2016. 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 -47 289 £38,500 -2.27% 43
South East +57 103 £38,750 +10.71% 21
London -88 81 £42,500 -12.37% 13
Berkshire +18 42 £37,500 +25.00% 9
East of England -18 33 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Reading +26 21 £42,000 +12.00% 7
East Midlands +15 16 £37,750 -5.62%
Hertfordshire +2 16 £50,000 +5.26%
West Sussex - 16 £45,000 -
North West +26 15 £20,000 -46.66% 1
Surrey +18 15 £30,000 +50.00% 2
South West -28 15 £43,750 +8.02% 1
Manchester +27 14 £20,000 -42.85% 1
Watford +10 12 £52,500 -
West Midlands -14 12 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Milton Keynes - 12 £44,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 12 £44,000 - 3
Norfolk +10 11 £30,000 -
Gatwick - 10 £45,000 -
City of London +9 9 £38,000 -16.93% 1
Bracknell +7 9 £30,000 -
Hampshire +8 8 £30,500 -20.52% 3
Leicestershire - 8 £38,000 -
Bristol -3 7 £60,000 +84.61%
Warwickshire -15 7 £65,000 +85.71%
Salford - 7 £20,000 -
Guildford +6 6 £25,000 +14.94% 1
Thetford -1 6 £30,000 -
Farnborough - 6 £31,250 - 1
Rochdale - 6 £20,000 -

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 269 (42.83%) DNS
2 265 (42.20%) Windows
3 247 (39.33%) Linux
4 217 (34.55%) TCP/IP
5 209 (33.28%) HTTP
6 201 (32.01%) SQL
7 200 (31.85%) Microsoft
8 195 (31.05%) Firewall
9 180 (28.66%) SQL Server
10 165 (26.27%) Finance
11 137 (21.82%) Active Directory
12 131 (20.86%) SMTP
13 127 (20.22%) VPN
14 126 (20.06%) SSL
15 124 (19.75%) Oracle
16 123 (19.59%) Unix
17 116 (18.47%) Windows Server
18 115 (18.31%) Degree
19 111 (17.68%) HTML
19 111 (17.68%) VMware
20 110 (17.52%) LAN
21 107 (17.04%) MySQL
21 107 (17.04%) ITIL
22 105 (16.72%) DHCP
23 103 (16.40%) Load Balancing
24 100 (15.92%) Internet
25 96 (15.29%) Data Centre
26 95 (15.13%) Cisco
26 95 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
27 92 (14.65%) MS Excel

FTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 71 (11.31%) Apache
1 71 (11.31%) IIS
2 58 (9.24%) Tomcat
3 55 (8.76%) MS Exchange
4 39 (6.21%) WebSphere
5 29 (4.62%) JBoss
6 24 (3.82%) Apache ServiceMix
6 24 (3.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 21 (3.34%) nginx
7 21 (3.34%) WordPress
8 17 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (2.39%) CMS
9 15 (2.39%) SharePoint
10 13 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (1.43%) Jetty
12 7 (1.11%) Joomla!
12 7 (1.11%) Moodle
12 7 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.96%) MQSeries
13 6 (0.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 92 (14.65%) MS Excel
2 63 (10.03%) MS Office
3 18 (2.87%) Photoshop
4 10 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (2.07%) Magento
2 10 (1.59%) Cognos Planning
2 10 (1.59%) ResourceLink
2 10 (1.59%) Unit4 Business World
3 7 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (1.11%) SAP SRM
4 6 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.32%) BASE24
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.32%) Unica
7 1 (0.16%) Documaker
7 1 (0.16%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.41%) SaaS
2 27 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.91%) Office 365
4 11 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (0.96%) Google App Engine
8 5 (0.80%) IaaS
8 5 (0.80%) PaaS
9 3 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.48%) Datadog
9 3 (0.48%) Rackspace Cloud
9 3 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.32%) MailChimp
10 2 (0.32%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 269 (42.83%) DNS
2 217 (34.55%) TCP/IP
3 209 (33.28%) HTTP
4 195 (31.05%) Firewall
5 131 (20.86%) SMTP
6 127 (20.22%) VPN
7 126 (20.06%) SSL
8 110 (17.52%) LAN
9 105 (16.72%) DHCP
10 100 (15.92%) Internet
11 85 (13.54%) WAN
12 82 (13.06%) SSH
13 63 (10.03%) SAN
14 53 (8.44%) HTTPS
15 47 (7.48%) Ethernet
16 39 (6.21%) IPsec
16 39 (6.21%) LDAP
17 37 (5.89%) Wireshark
18 36 (5.73%) OSPF
19 34 (5.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (28.66%) SQL Server
2 107 (17.04%) MySQL
3 38 (6.05%) Relational Database
4 33 (5.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (5.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (3.50%) DB2
7 21 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (2.87%) Oracle Database
9 14 (2.23%) SQL Server 2014
10 13 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (1.91%) MS Access
11 12 (1.91%) RDBMS
12 11 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (1.59%) Cognos Impromptu
13 10 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (1.27%) Big Data
15 7 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (3.18%) JIRA
2 19 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (2.87%) Visual Studio
4 16 (2.55%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.75%) Toad
6 10 (1.59%) Jenkins
6 10 (1.59%) Subversion
7 7 (1.11%) JUnit
7 7 (1.11%) SoapUI
7 7 (1.11%) XMLUnit
8 6 (0.96%) Ant
8 6 (0.96%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.96%) IntelliJ
8 6 (0.96%) Maven
9 5 (0.80%) Checkstyle
10 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.48%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.32%) Selenium
11 2 (0.32%) WebDriver
General
1 165 (26.27%) Finance
2 49 (7.80%) Banking
3 47 (7.48%) Retail
4 40 (6.37%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.03%) Front Office
6 15 (2.39%) Investment Banking
7 14 (2.23%) Back Office
7 14 (2.23%) French Language
8 13 (2.07%) Marketing
9 11 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.59%) Electronics
10 10 (1.59%) Retail Banking
11 9 (1.43%) Billing
12 8 (1.27%) Legal
13 7 (1.11%) Financial Institution
13 7 (1.11%) Publishing
14 6 (0.96%) Advertising
14 6 (0.96%) Law
15 5 (0.80%) Games
15 5 (0.80%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 104 (16.56%) Analyst
2 90 (14.33%) Administrator
3 76 (12.10%) Developer
4 69 (10.99%) Systems Administrator
5 64 (10.19%) Support Engineer
6 61 (9.71%) Network Engineer
7 44 (7.01%) Applications Support
7 44 (7.01%) Support Analyst
8 29 (4.62%) Linux Administrator
8 29 (4.62%) Linux Support
9 27 (4.30%) Consultant
10 26 (4.14%) IT Support
10 26 (4.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 22 (3.50%) Systems Engineer
12 21 (3.34%) C# Developer
12 21 (3.34%) Programmer
12 21 (3.34%) Senior Analyst
12 21 (3.34%) Windows Engineer
13 20 (3.18%) Linux Engineer
13 20 (3.18%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (17.68%) HTML
2 83 (13.22%) Web Services
3 79 (12.58%) XML
4 77 (12.26%) CSS
5 53 (8.44%) .NET
6 40 (6.37%) SOAP
7 39 (6.21%) LAMP
8 34 (5.41%) ASP.NET
9 30 (4.78%) JDBC
10 27 (4.30%) jQuery
11 25 (3.98%) WebSphere MQ
11 25 (3.98%) XSLT
12 19 (3.03%) HTML5
12 19 (3.03%) WSDL
13 13 (2.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (1.75%) DHTML
14 11 (1.75%) J2EE
14 11 (1.75%) Middleware
15 10 (1.59%) COM
15 10 (1.59%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 96 (15.29%) Data Centre
2 95 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (10.99%) Computer Science
4 46 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 27 (4.30%) PKI
6 25 (3.98%) Clustering
7 22 (3.50%) AS400
8 17 (2.71%) EqualLogic
9 15 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (2.23%) Client/Server
10 14 (2.23%) Mobile App
11 13 (2.07%) User Experience
12 12 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 12 (1.91%) Replication
13 11 (1.75%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (1.27%) Derivative
14 8 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 8 (1.27%) iSeries
15 7 (1.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 265 (42.20%) Windows
2 247 (39.33%) Linux
3 123 (19.59%) Unix
4 116 (18.47%) Windows Server
5 50 (7.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (5.73%) CentOS
6 36 (5.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (4.62%) Solaris
9 27 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (3.82%) Windows 7
11 20 (3.18%) Ubuntu
12 15 (2.39%) Debian
12 15 (2.39%) Windows XP
13 13 (2.07%) AIX
14 11 (1.75%) Android
15 10 (1.59%) Apple iOS
15 10 (1.59%) CatOS
16 9 (1.43%) Windows Vista
17 8 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (17.04%) ITIL
2 103 (16.40%) Load Balancing
3 58 (9.24%) Service Delivery
3 58 (9.24%) Time Management
4 57 (9.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 47 (7.48%) Service Management
6 45 (7.17%) Change Management
6 45 (7.17%) Problem Management
7 44 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (6.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 41 (6.53%) Project Management
9 38 (6.05%) SDLC
10 36 (5.73%) Incident Management
11 35 (5.57%) E-Commerce
11 35 (5.57%) ERP
12 34 (5.41%) Coaching
13 32 (5.10%) Migration
14 29 (4.62%) CRM
15 28 (4.46%) Configuration Management
16 27 (4.30%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 201 (32.01%) SQL
2 88 (14.01%) JavaScript
3 84 (13.38%) Java
4 82 (13.06%) Perl
5 76 (12.10%) Bash Shell
5 76 (12.10%) PHP
6 53 (8.44%) C#
7 45 (7.17%) Python
8 41 (6.53%) T-SQL
9 38 (6.05%) Shell Script
10 32 (5.10%) C++
11 31 (4.94%) PL/SQL
12 30 (4.78%) C
12 30 (4.78%) PowerShell
13 28 (4.46%) XPath
14 22 (3.50%) RPG
14 22 (3.50%) VBScript
15 21 (3.34%) XQuery
16 20 (3.18%) COBOL
17 18 (2.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 115 (18.31%) Degree
2 55 (8.76%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (6.21%) CCNA
4 38 (6.05%) CCNP
5 20 (3.18%) Security Cleared
6 19 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (2.39%) SC Cleared
8 13 (2.07%) MCSA
9 9 (1.43%) MCP
10 8 (1.27%) CISSP
11 7 (1.11%) CCIE
11 7 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (1.11%) MCSE
12 6 (0.96%) CEH
12 6 (0.96%) SANS
13 5 (0.80%) HND
14 4 (0.64%) CCDP
14 4 (0.64%) ISEB
14 4 (0.64%) RHCE
15 3 (0.48%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.64%) SLA
2 28 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (4.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 19 (3.03%) QA
5 17 (2.71%) SSAE 16
6 11 (1.75%) ISO 9000
7 8 (1.27%) CRD IV
7 8 (1.27%) Solvency II
8 7 (1.11%) RosettaNet
9 6 (0.96%) GPG13
10 1 (0.16%) COBIT
10 1 (0.16%) ISO15022
10 1 (0.16%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.16%) WAI
System Software
1 137 (21.82%) Active Directory
2 79 (12.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.66%) NFS
4 21 (3.34%) Hyper-V
5 18 (2.87%) Sendmail
6 15 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (2.23%) Xen
8 11 (1.75%) Postfix
8 11 (1.75%) qmail
8 11 (1.75%) vSphere
9 10 (1.59%) iptables
10 9 (1.43%) XenApp
11 8 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (1.11%) KVM
12 7 (1.11%) Varnish
13 6 (0.96%) Snort
13 6 (0.96%) VMware ESX
13 6 (0.96%) XenDesktop
14 5 (0.80%) Firmware
14 5 (0.80%) Samba
Systems Management
1 21 (3.34%) Puppet
2 19 (3.03%) cPanel
3 18 (2.87%) Nagios
4 17 (2.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 15 (2.39%) Plesk
6 14 (2.23%) Backup Exec
6 14 (2.23%) FortiGate
6 14 (2.23%) ZABBIX
7 9 (1.43%) CA Spectrum
7 9 (1.43%) Cisco LMS
7 9 (1.43%) CiscoWorks
8 7 (1.11%) Cacti
8 7 (1.11%) QRadar
8 7 (1.11%) SCCM
8 7 (1.11%) Zenoss
9 6 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (0.96%) Rundeck
9 6 (0.96%) SCOM
10 5 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 200 (31.85%) Microsoft
2 124 (19.75%) Oracle
3 111 (17.68%) VMware
4 95 (15.13%) Cisco
5 58 (9.24%) F5
6 54 (8.60%) IBM
7 52 (8.28%) Red Hat
8 42 (6.69%) Citrix
8 42 (6.69%) HP
9 24 (3.82%) Dell
9 24 (3.82%) Splunk
10 23 (3.66%) Intel Security
10 23 (3.66%) Juniper
11 20 (3.18%) Adobe
11 20 (3.18%) SonicWALL
12 19 (3.03%) Google
13 18 (2.87%) CheckPoint
13 18 (2.87%) JD Edwards
14 17 (2.71%) SAP
15 16 (2.55%) Sybase
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £23k - 28k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-70K DOE
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Vadis People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Annual Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Head Office, Hanger Lane, London
River Island
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Head Office, Hanger Lane, London
River Island
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Sutton Courtenay, Oxfordshire
MP Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Oldham
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Virginia Water
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 21 days ago
Lewes
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
North West London
Auravita.com
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Colchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago