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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 537 489 471
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -18
Permanent jobs citing FTP 353 429 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.41% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.90% 2.44% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 273 352 362
Average salary £38,949 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.28% -5.62%

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
18604 17608 21088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.98% 16.88% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14872 13845 17157
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -53 343 £38,500 -9.41% 50
London +29 173 £56,250 +2.27% 16
South East -45 65 £35,000 -18.12% 8
City of London +14 54 £67,500 +12.50% 3
East of England -6 40 £32,500 -13.33% 6
Yorkshire -4 31 £27,750 +15.62% 6
Leeds +1 23 £35,000 +59.09% 4
West Yorkshire -8 23 £35,000 +59.09% 6
Berkshire -28 22 £32,500 -13.33% 2
South West -21 16 £50,000 +13.63% 5
Hampshire -12 13 £38,250 -11.04% 1
Surrey -9 12 £21,750 -59.53% 1
North West -19 12 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Bracknell -7 11 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire -31 11 £45,000 +38.46% 5
Norfolk - 11 £30,000 -
Thetford - 11 £30,000 -
Southampton -17 9 £38,500 -16.75%
North Yorkshire +20 8 £23,000 -54.00%
Watford -18 8 £37,500 +29.31%
Warwickshire -6 7 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -14 7 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Midlands -34 7 £35,000 - 2
Suffolk - 7 £35,000 -
Merseyside - 7 £40,500 - 1
East Sussex - 7 £60,000 - 1
Warwick - 7 £35,000 - 1
Beckenham - 7 £36,500 - 2
Newmarket - 7 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +15 6 £41,000 -21.90% 1

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 417 (49.00%) Windows
2 381 (44.77%) Linux
3 344 (40.42%) SQL
4 293 (34.43%) DNS
5 266 (31.26%) TCP/IP
6 254 (29.85%) Microsoft
7 252 (29.61%) HTTP
8 219 (25.73%) Oracle
9 214 (25.15%) SQL Server
10 203 (23.85%) UNIX
10 203 (23.85%) Finance
11 186 (21.86%) VMware
12 184 (21.62%) ITIL
13 168 (19.74%) Active Directory
14 165 (19.39%) SMTP
15 162 (19.04%) Java
16 159 (18.68%) Perl
17 156 (18.33%) DHCP
18 154 (18.10%) Firewall
19 141 (16.57%) Bash Shell
20 137 (16.10%) Cisco
21 135 (15.86%) IIS
22 134 (15.75%) Degree
23 131 (15.39%) SAN
24 124 (14.57%) SSH
25 123 (14.45%) HP
26 122 (14.34%) Project Management
26 122 (14.34%) MS Excel
27 121 (14.22%) MS Office
28 118 (13.87%) XML

FTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 135 (15.86%) IIS
2 109 (12.81%) Apache
3 100 (11.75%) SharePoint
4 95 (11.16%) Tomcat
5 74 (8.70%) MS Exchange
6 73 (8.58%) WebSphere
7 69 (8.11%) MQSeries
8 52 (6.11%) WebSphere Application Server
9 51 (5.99%) IBM HTTP Server
10 28 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 26 (3.06%) nginx
12 23 (2.70%) JBoss
13 20 (2.35%) Confluence
14 19 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2007
15 16 (1.88%) WebLogic
16 15 (1.76%) NetWeaver
17 13 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 13 (1.53%) CICS
18 12 (1.41%) FileNet
18 12 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 122 (14.34%) MS Excel
2 121 (14.22%) MS Office
3 11 (1.29%) Photoshop
4 10 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.24%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.24%) QuarkXPress
8 2 (0.24%) FreeHand
8 2 (0.24%) MS Project
9 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.12%) FastStats
9 1 (0.12%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 42 (4.94%) Dynamics GP
2 9 (1.06%) SAP PM
3 7 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.82%) SAP Business One
3 7 (0.82%) SAP SRM
4 4 (0.47%) Agresso
5 3 (0.35%) Summit
5 3 (0.35%) ResourceLink
5 3 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.35%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.24%) BPCS
6 2 (0.24%) Magento
6 2 (0.24%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.12%) Documaker
7 1 (0.12%) RMDS
7 1 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.76%) PaaS
3 13 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.41%) SaaS
5 10 (1.18%) Office 365
6 8 (0.94%) IaaS
7 6 (0.71%) Route 53
7 6 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.71%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (0.71%) CloudFront
8 4 (0.47%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 293 (34.43%) DNS
2 266 (31.26%) TCP/IP
3 252 (29.61%) HTTP
4 165 (19.39%) SMTP
5 156 (18.33%) DHCP
6 154 (18.10%) Firewall
7 131 (15.39%) SAN
8 124 (14.57%) SSH
9 105 (12.34%) VPN
10 104 (12.22%) LAN
11 96 (11.28%) WAN
12 95 (11.16%) SSL
13 82 (9.64%) Internet
14 81 (9.52%) HTTPS
15 72 (8.46%) Telnet
16 66 (7.76%) LDAP
17 51 (5.99%) VoIP
18 45 (5.29%) Cisco IOS
18 45 (5.29%) Network Security
19 41 (4.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (25.15%) SQL Server
2 69 (8.11%) MySQL
3 64 (7.52%) Oracle Database
4 52 (6.11%) DB2
5 49 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 43 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 34 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 33 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 27 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
10 26 (3.06%) Relational Database
11 18 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (1.18%) RDBMS
13 9 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (0.71%) MS Access
15 6 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
16 5 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
17 4 (0.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 71 (8.34%) JIRA
2 60 (7.05%) Subversion
3 19 (2.23%) Selenium
4 18 (2.12%) Git (software)
5 17 (2.00%) Jenkins
6 15 (1.76%) Toad
7 12 (1.41%) JUnit
7 12 (1.41%) Maven
8 10 (1.18%) WebDriver
9 9 (1.06%) Visual Studio
10 8 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (0.82%) Ant
11 7 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
11 7 (0.82%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.82%) SoapUI
12 6 (0.71%) Spock
12 6 (0.71%) TestLink
12 6 (0.71%) Geb
12 6 (0.71%) EasyMock
General
1 203 (23.85%) Finance
2 82 (9.64%) Retail
3 40 (4.70%) Games
4 37 (4.35%) Banking
5 32 (3.76%) Marketing
6 29 (3.41%) Investment Banking
7 27 (3.17%) Back Office
7 27 (3.17%) French Language
8 25 (2.94%) Front Office
9 15 (1.76%) Legal
9 15 (1.76%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.53%) Telecoms
11 11 (1.29%) Retail Banking
12 10 (1.18%) Advertising
13 9 (1.06%) Electronics
13 9 (1.06%) Law
14 7 (0.82%) Publishing
15 6 (0.71%) Italian Language
16 4 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
17 3 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 225 (26.44%) Analyst
2 123 (14.45%) Support Analyst
3 80 (9.40%) Administrator
4 73 (8.58%) Developer
5 72 (8.46%) Systems Administrator
6 67 (7.87%) Support Engineer
7 63 (7.40%) Network Engineer
8 58 (6.82%) Applications Support
9 44 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
10 43 (5.05%) Linux Administrator
11 41 (4.82%) Applications Support Analyst
12 36 (4.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 35 (4.11%) Team Leader
13 35 (4.11%) Consultant
14 32 (3.76%) Linux Engineer
15 31 (3.64%) Architect
16 28 (3.29%) Technical Analyst
17 27 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 26 (3.06%) Technical Manager
18 26 (3.06%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (13.87%) XML
2 101 (11.87%) HTML
3 100 (11.75%) Web Services
4 78 (9.17%) Middleware
5 65 (7.64%) .NET
6 63 (7.40%) J2EE
7 60 (7.05%) CSS
8 55 (6.46%) JDBC
9 45 (5.29%) SOAP
10 29 (3.41%) ASP.NET
10 29 (3.41%) REST
11 23 (2.70%) WSDL
12 22 (2.59%) XSLT
13 20 (2.35%) .NET Framework
13 20 (2.35%) JSON
14 18 (2.12%) XSD
14 18 (2.12%) EDIFACT
15 17 (2.00%) JMS
15 17 (2.00%) jQuery
16 16 (1.88%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 77 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 43 (5.05%) Computer Science
4 35 (4.11%) Clustering
5 20 (2.35%) Mathematics
5 20 (2.35%) Hedge funds
6 17 (2.00%) Blackberry
7 15 (1.76%) Mainframe
8 14 (1.65%) FMCG
9 13 (1.53%) Physics
10 11 (1.29%) Derivative
10 11 (1.29%) PKI
10 11 (1.29%) Market Risk
10 11 (1.29%) SWIFT
10 11 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
10 11 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.18%) Credit Risk
11 10 (1.18%) CLARiiON
12 7 (0.82%) Wiki
12 7 (0.82%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 417 (49.00%) Windows
2 381 (44.77%) Linux
3 203 (23.85%) UNIX
4 93 (10.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 90 (10.58%) Solaris
6 75 (8.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 52 (6.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 49 (5.76%) Windows XP
9 48 (5.64%) AIX
10 46 (5.41%) Windows 7
11 45 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (2.70%) CentOS
13 17 (2.00%) Windows Vista
14 15 (1.76%) Ubuntu
14 15 (1.76%) Windows 8
15 10 (1.18%) Android
16 9 (1.06%) Apple iOS
17 7 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
18 6 (0.71%) Debian
18 6 (0.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (21.62%) ITIL
2 122 (14.34%) Project Management
3 80 (9.40%) E-Commerce
4 77 (9.05%) Problem Management
5 66 (7.76%) Service Delivery
6 63 (7.40%) Performance Tuning
7 62 (7.29%) Load Balancing
8 58 (6.82%) Change Management
9 53 (6.23%) Capacity Planning
10 50 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (5.52%) Configuration Management
12 42 (4.94%) People Management
13 41 (4.82%) Information Security
14 40 (4.70%) Mentoring
15 37 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
16 34 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
17 32 (3.76%) Incident Management
18 31 (3.64%) Software Engineering
18 31 (3.64%) Migration
19 30 (3.53%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 344 (40.42%) SQL
2 162 (19.04%) Java
3 159 (18.68%) Perl
4 141 (16.57%) Bash Shell
5 62 (7.29%) Python
6 61 (7.17%) JavaScript
7 58 (6.82%) PHP
8 50 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 46 (5.41%) PowerShell
10 42 (4.94%) C#
11 41 (4.82%) VBScript
12 40 (4.70%) C
13 37 (4.35%) C++
14 24 (2.82%) T-SQL
15 16 (1.88%) Korn
16 14 (1.65%) PL/SQL
17 13 (1.53%) XPath
18 12 (1.41%) VB.NET
19 10 (1.18%) ABAP
20 8 (0.94%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 134 (15.75%) Degree
2 65 (7.64%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (4.70%) CCNA
5 36 (4.23%) CCNP
6 27 (3.17%) Security Cleared
7 22 (2.59%) MCSA
8 21 (2.47%) VCP4
9 20 (2.35%) MCSE
9 20 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (2.12%) CCIE
11 17 (2.00%) PMP
11 17 (2.00%) PMI Certification
12 16 (1.88%) RHCE
12 16 (1.88%) SC Cleared
13 14 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.53%) MCITP
14 13 (1.53%) DV Cleared
15 8 (0.94%) GCIA
16 7 (0.82%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.11%) SLA
2 23 (2.70%) QA
3 12 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.29%) CRD IV
5 7 (0.82%) RosettaNet
6 5 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 5 (0.59%) COBIT
6 5 (0.59%) COREP
6 5 (0.59%) FINREP
7 4 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 168 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 116 (13.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (6.93%) vSphere
4 44 (5.17%) NFS
5 33 (3.88%) VMware ESX
5 33 (3.88%) XenApp
6 31 (3.64%) Firmware
7 30 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
8 27 (3.17%) Hyper-V
9 26 (3.06%) Postfix
10 21 (2.47%) Sendmail
11 20 (2.35%) Snort
12 18 (2.12%) Samba
13 16 (1.88%) XenDesktop
14 12 (1.41%) Veritas File System
15 11 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 11 (1.29%) Terminal Server
16 10 (1.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 7 (0.82%) XenServer
17 7 (0.82%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 72 (8.46%) Nagios
2 55 (6.46%) SCOM
3 42 (4.94%) OpenView
4 24 (2.82%) Puppet
5 23 (2.70%) Tivoli
6 20 (2.35%) Backup Exec
7 19 (2.23%) Norton AntiVirus
8 13 (1.53%) Red Hat Satellite
9 10 (1.18%) Legato
10 9 (1.06%) SCCM
10 9 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (0.71%) Cacti
11 6 (0.71%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 6 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
11 6 (0.71%) WSUS
11 6 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (0.59%) Control-M
12 5 (0.59%) CA Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 254 (29.85%) Microsoft
2 219 (25.73%) Oracle
3 186 (21.86%) VMware
4 137 (16.10%) Cisco
5 123 (14.45%) HP
6 85 (9.99%) Citrix
7 83 (9.75%) CheckPoint
8 71 (8.34%) IBM
9 66 (7.76%) Red Hat
10 58 (6.82%) Remedy
10 58 (6.82%) Juniper
11 47 (5.52%) F5
12 41 (4.82%) SAP
13 34 (4.00%) Symantec
14 28 (3.29%) NetApp
15 26 (3.06%) EMC
16 24 (2.82%) Veritas
17 23 (2.70%) Intel
18 22 (2.59%) Sun
19 15 (1.76%) Dell
Wigan, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Church International Ltd.
Salary: Corporate Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Spink and Son Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Easy Web Recruitment - Square Box Systems
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + On application
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits to be discussed
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £75,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago