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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 492 582 442
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -140
Permanent jobs citing FTP 471 307 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 1.65% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 372 255 442
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%

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
20603 18575 21971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.00% 17.41% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 15126 17980
Average salary £43,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +73 436 £42,500 +13.33% 46
London +36 179 £55,000 +29.41% 21
South East -9 88 £33,500 -14.92% 4
East of England +9 55 £42,500 +18.88% 2
South West -5 32 £32,500 -35.00% 8
City of London +11 31 £50,000 -23.07% 4
Yorkshire -23 31 £35,000 - 6
West Yorkshire -21 29 £35,000 - 1
Leeds -13 28 £35,000 - 1
North West -28 26 £40,000 +6.66%
Hertfordshire +6 25 £43,750 +22.37%
East Sussex -3 24 £28,000 +24.44%
Bedfordshire - 24 £51,250 - 2
Scotland +7 23 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Brighton -5 23 £28,000 +24.44%
Berkshire -4 22 £33,750 -11.47% 2
West Midlands +7 20 £40,000 +9.58% 3
Hampshire +2 20 £41,250 +17.85% 2
Edinburgh +5 18 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Watford +1 14 - -
Manchester 0 14 £32,500 -7.14%
Luton - 14 £62,500 -
Cheltenham - 13 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 13 £35,000 - 1
Cheshire -17 10 £55,000 +29.41%
Reading -3 9 £50,000 +25.00%
Oxfordshire +5 8 £29,500 -15.71%
Southampton +4 8 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Dorset -4 7 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Rickmansworth - 7 £45,000 -

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 483 (50.58%) Windows
2 433 (45.34%) Linux
3 398 (41.68%) SQL
4 337 (35.29%) DNS
5 294 (30.79%) Microsoft
6 279 (29.21%) HTTP
7 272 (28.48%) TCP/IP
8 266 (27.85%) SQL Server
9 243 (25.45%) Finance
10 228 (23.87%) Oracle
11 199 (20.84%) Java
12 187 (19.58%) IIS
12 187 (19.58%) Active Directory
13 175 (18.32%) UNIX
13 175 (18.32%) DHCP
14 160 (16.75%) ITIL
15 159 (16.65%) SMTP
16 153 (16.02%) MS Excel
17 151 (15.81%) Bash Shell
18 150 (15.71%) Degree
19 143 (14.97%) Windows Server 2008
20 139 (14.55%) SAN
21 137 (14.35%) HTML
22 134 (14.03%) XML
22 134 (14.03%) Tomcat
23 130 (13.61%) Firewall
24 127 (13.30%) VMware
25 124 (12.98%) VPN
26 123 (12.88%) E-Commerce
27 122 (12.77%) WAN

FTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 187 (19.58%) IIS
2 134 (14.03%) Tomcat
3 105 (10.99%) Apache
4 103 (10.79%) SharePoint
5 84 (8.80%) WebSphere
6 66 (6.91%) MS Exchange
7 51 (5.34%) WebSphere Application Server
8 49 (5.13%) MQSeries
9 44 (4.61%) IBM HTTP Server
10 31 (3.25%) CMS
10 31 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
11 28 (2.93%) Node.js
12 25 (2.62%) nginx
13 16 (1.68%) WebLogic
14 14 (1.47%) WordPress
14 14 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
15 12 (1.26%) SAS
16 10 (1.05%) GroupWise
16 10 (1.05%) Jetty
16 10 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 153 (16.02%) MS Excel
2 104 (10.89%) MS Office
3 22 (2.30%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.42%) Fireworks
4 4 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.21%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.21%) QuarkXPress
6 2 (0.21%) FreeHand
7 1 (0.10%) InDesign
7 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 39 (4.08%) Dynamics GP
2 14 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
3 13 (1.36%) Cognos TM1
3 13 (1.36%) Markit EDM
4 12 (1.26%) Oracle General Ledger
4 12 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (1.26%) Oracle Payables
4 12 (1.26%) Oracle Receivables
5 11 (1.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 10 (1.05%) Magento
7 9 (0.94%) Oracle Retail
8 7 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
9 6 (0.63%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
11 2 (0.21%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
11 2 (0.21%) INSURE/90
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (2.09%) Basecamp
4 19 (1.99%) SaaS
5 11 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (1.05%) Google App Engine
6 10 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.10%) PaaS
8 1 (0.10%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.10%) Office 365
8 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 337 (35.29%) DNS
2 279 (29.21%) HTTP
3 272 (28.48%) TCP/IP
4 175 (18.32%) DHCP
5 159 (16.65%) SMTP
6 139 (14.55%) SAN
7 130 (13.61%) Firewall
8 124 (12.98%) VPN
9 122 (12.77%) WAN
10 121 (12.67%) LAN
11 112 (11.73%) Internet
12 103 (10.79%) SSH
13 94 (9.84%) LDAP
14 85 (8.90%) SSL
15 69 (7.23%) iSCSI
16 59 (6.18%) NAS
17 53 (5.55%) VoIP
18 50 (5.24%) HTTPS
19 45 (4.71%) Cisco IOS
20 39 (4.08%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (27.85%) SQL Server
2 79 (8.27%) MySQL
3 74 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 65 (6.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 50 (5.24%) DB2
6 43 (4.50%) Oracle Database
7 39 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 38 (3.98%) Relational Database
9 33 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
10 31 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
11 29 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 26 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (1.57%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 14 (1.47%) SAP Data Services
15 13 (1.36%) Cognos Powerplay
16 12 (1.26%) Cognos Impromptu
16 12 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
17 11 (1.15%) DataStage
18 9 (0.94%) NoSQL
19 8 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 102 (10.68%) JIRA
2 69 (7.23%) Subversion
3 40 (4.19%) Jenkins
4 25 (2.62%) Git (software)
5 18 (1.88%) Toad
6 17 (1.78%) Selenium
7 16 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (1.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 10 (1.05%) Maven
9 10 (1.05%) Grunt
10 9 (0.94%) JSHint
10 9 (0.94%) JUnit
11 8 (0.84%) Dreamweaver
12 7 (0.73%) Ant
12 7 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (0.73%) Gerrit
13 6 (0.63%) WebDriver
14 5 (0.52%) Visual Studio
15 4 (0.42%) ClearQuest
15 4 (0.42%) Firebug
General
1 243 (25.45%) Finance
2 82 (8.59%) Retail
3 53 (5.55%) Manufacturing
4 46 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 44 (4.61%) Banking
6 29 (3.04%) French Language
7 28 (2.93%) Advertising
8 27 (2.83%) Marketing
9 26 (2.72%) Front Office
10 25 (2.62%) Back Office
11 23 (2.41%) German Language
12 20 (2.09%) Investment Banking
13 18 (1.88%) Italian Language
14 16 (1.68%) Publishing
15 9 (0.94%) Law
15 9 (0.94%) Legal
15 9 (0.94%) Turkish Language
16 8 (0.84%) Multimedia
17 7 (0.73%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 243 (25.45%) Analyst
2 137 (14.35%) Developer
2 137 (14.35%) Support Analyst
3 120 (12.57%) Administrator
4 100 (10.47%) Systems Administrator
5 59 (6.18%) Applications Support
6 58 (6.07%) Systems Engineer
7 54 (5.65%) Support Engineer
8 52 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 48 (5.03%) Linux Administrator
10 43 (4.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 42 (4.40%) Operations Analyst
12 40 (4.19%) Web Engineer
13 39 (4.08%) Systems Support
14 37 (3.87%) Junior
15 34 (3.56%) Operations Support Analyst
16 32 (3.35%) Software Engineer
16 32 (3.35%) .NET Developer
16 32 (3.35%) Lead Developer
17 31 (3.25%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (14.35%) HTML
2 134 (14.03%) XML
3 107 (11.20%) .NET
4 95 (9.95%) Web Services
5 79 (8.27%) CSS
6 67 (7.02%) Middleware
7 58 (6.07%) J2EE
8 46 (4.82%) JDBC
9 42 (4.40%) ASP.NET
10 32 (3.35%) ActiveMQ
11 29 (3.04%) RabbitMQ
12 26 (2.72%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 25 (2.62%) COM
14 23 (2.41%) LAMP
15 21 (2.20%) SOAP
15 21 (2.20%) jQuery
16 16 (1.68%) Oracle Fusion
16 16 (1.68%) HTML5
17 15 (1.57%) REST
17 15 (1.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 83 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (5.55%) Management Information System
3 38 (3.98%) Hedge funds
4 37 (3.87%) Computer Science
5 29 (3.04%) Mobile App
6 24 (2.51%) Replication
7 21 (2.20%) Clustering
8 18 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
9 17 (1.78%) Cryptography
9 17 (1.78%) Blackberry
10 16 (1.68%) Firmware
11 14 (1.47%) Blog
12 12 (1.26%) Derivative
12 12 (1.26%) EMV
13 11 (1.15%) Digital Media
14 10 (1.05%) EFT
15 9 (0.94%) Credit Risk
16 8 (0.84%) Mainframe
16 8 (0.84%) iPhone
17 7 (0.73%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 483 (50.58%) Windows
2 433 (45.34%) Linux
3 175 (18.32%) UNIX
4 143 (14.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 100 (10.47%) Solaris
6 99 (10.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 75 (7.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 74 (7.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 55 (5.76%) Windows 7
10 50 (5.24%) AIX
11 38 (3.98%) Debian
12 27 (2.83%) Windows XP
13 26 (2.72%) Windows 8
14 20 (2.09%) CentOS
15 19 (1.99%) Embedded Linux
16 15 (1.57%) Android
17 14 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
17 14 (1.47%) Ubuntu
17 14 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
18 12 (1.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (16.75%) ITIL
2 123 (12.88%) E-Commerce
3 72 (7.54%) Project Management
4 67 (7.02%) DevOps
5 64 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (6.18%) Problem Management
7 49 (5.13%) Load Balancing
8 48 (5.03%) Service Delivery
8 48 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
9 47 (4.92%) Configuration Management
9 47 (4.92%) Software Engineering
10 45 (4.71%) Incident Management
11 44 (4.61%) ETL
11 44 (4.61%) Change Management
11 44 (4.61%) People Management
12 42 (4.40%) Time Management
13 36 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
14 33 (3.46%) Kalman Filter
15 30 (3.14%) Information Security
16 29 (3.04%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 398 (41.68%) SQL
2 199 (20.84%) Java
3 151 (15.81%) Bash Shell
4 110 (11.52%) C#
5 106 (11.10%) Perl
6 89 (9.32%) JavaScript
7 82 (8.59%) PHP
8 61 (6.39%) PowerShell
9 54 (5.65%) Shell Script
10 37 (3.87%) Python
10 37 (3.87%) C
11 35 (3.66%) VBScript
11 35 (3.66%) C++
12 29 (3.04%) XPath
13 28 (2.93%) T-SQL
14 25 (2.62%) VB
15 21 (2.20%) XQuery
16 19 (1.99%) VBA
17 16 (1.68%) Embedded C
17 16 (1.68%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 150 (15.71%) Degree
2 57 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (3.87%) CCNP
4 37 (3.87%) CCNA
5 32 (3.35%) MCSE
6 27 (2.83%) CCIE
7 21 (2.20%) MCSA
7 21 (2.20%) MCITP
8 19 (1.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 18 (1.88%) Security Cleared
10 16 (1.68%) SC Cleared
11 13 (1.36%) MCP
11 13 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (1.26%) GCIA
13 11 (1.15%) DV Cleared
14 10 (1.05%) RHCE
15 9 (0.94%) GIAC
16 8 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 7 (0.73%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (10.79%) SLA
2 22 (2.30%) QA
3 8 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.73%) CRD IV
5 6 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.42%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.42%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.21%) HL7
7 2 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 187 (19.58%) Active Directory
2 90 (9.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (4.50%) Postfix
4 41 (4.29%) NFS
5 31 (3.25%) vSphere
6 29 (3.04%) Hyper-V
7 25 (2.62%) Samba
8 19 (1.99%) Xen
9 16 (1.68%) VMware ESX
10 15 (1.57%) XenServer
11 14 (1.47%) Snort
12 13 (1.36%) XenApp
13 11 (1.15%) Sendmail
13 11 (1.15%) vCloud
14 10 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
14 10 (1.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 9 (0.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 8 (0.84%) XenDesktop
16 8 (0.84%) Varnish
17 7 (0.73%) KVM
Systems Management
1 66 (6.91%) Nagios
1 66 (6.91%) SCOM
2 56 (5.86%) Puppet
3 40 (4.19%) OpenView
4 27 (2.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 25 (2.62%) Tivoli
6 24 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
7 22 (2.30%) NetBackup
8 21 (2.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 20 (2.09%) WSUS
10 17 (1.78%) SCVMM
11 13 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
12 11 (1.15%) Backup Exec
13 9 (0.94%) Control-M
13 9 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 9 (0.94%) Ansible
14 7 (0.73%) Salt
14 7 (0.73%) Rsyslog
14 7 (0.73%) CiscoWorks
15 5 (0.52%) Cacti
Vendors
1 294 (30.79%) Microsoft
2 228 (23.87%) Oracle
3 127 (13.30%) VMware
4 112 (11.73%) HP
5 111 (11.62%) Cisco
6 85 (8.90%) IBM
7 83 (8.69%) Red Hat
8 68 (7.12%) Citrix
9 54 (5.65%) F5
10 50 (5.24%) Symantec
11 41 (4.29%) Remedy
12 39 (4.08%) NetApp
13 35 (3.66%) Dell
14 32 (3.35%) Sun
15 26 (2.72%) Juniper
16 21 (2.20%) EMC
16 21 (2.20%) SAP
17 20 (2.09%) CheckPoint
18 19 (1.99%) Reuters
18 19 (1.99%) Google
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 33 minutes ago
East Midlands
Proactive Appointments
Posted: 44 minutes ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + overtime
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-29,000 + Good Benefits
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, 23days
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Coal IT Services
Salary: £90,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
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Recommend Recruitment
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