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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 477 573 455
Rank change year-on-year
+96 -118
Permanent jobs citing FTP 492 346 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.32% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.45% 1.85% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 396 282 414
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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
20108 18684 22335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.86% 17.20% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15928 15114 18224
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 22 October 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 October 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 +78 453 £45,000 +20.00% 56
London +69 213 £55,000 +29.41% 16
South East -30 65 £33,500 -10.66% 7
East of England +20 58 £45,000 +40.62% 5
South West +13 38 £45,000 +38.46% 13
City of London +17 31 £56,250 -13.46% 4
Bedfordshire +17 28 £50,000 +26.58%
Yorkshire -30 28 £35,000 +7.69% 4
North West -11 26 £40,000 +12.67% 2
West Yorkshire -32 24 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Leeds -24 23 £35,000 +40.00% 1
West Midlands -6 22 £40,000 -8.04% 7
Hertfordshire -2 21 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Scotland +16 20 £30,000 -7.69%
Luton - 17 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire +6 16 £50,000 +72.41% 8
Hampshire +4 16 £36,500 +19.67% 3
Edinburgh +7 15 £29,250 -10.00%
Manchester -6 15 £36,250 +3.57% 1
Berkshire -21 15 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Cheltenham - 13 £50,000 - 7
Oxfordshire +9 11 £29,500 -15.71%
Reading +3 10 £56,250 +45.16% 2
East Sussex 0 10 £28,000 +24.44%
Watford -7 10 £29,000 +5.45% 2
South Wales +13 9 £40,000 +37.93%
Cardiff +11 9 £40,000 +25.00%
Wales +7 9 £40,000 +37.93%
Brighton -3 9 £28,000 +24.44%
Cheshire -20 9 £55,000 +37.50%

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 458 (50.61%) Windows
2 410 (45.30%) Linux
3 372 (41.10%) SQL
4 345 (38.12%) DNS
5 290 (32.04%) HTTP
6 280 (30.94%) TCP/IP
7 273 (30.17%) Microsoft
8 245 (27.07%) SQL Server
9 227 (25.08%) Finance
10 212 (23.43%) Oracle
11 188 (20.77%) Java
12 182 (20.11%) IIS
13 180 (19.89%) DHCP
14 172 (19.01%) Active Directory
15 171 (18.90%) UNIX
16 165 (18.23%) Bash Shell
17 157 (17.35%) SMTP
18 153 (16.91%) ITIL
18 153 (16.91%) Firewall
19 143 (15.80%) Degree
20 141 (15.58%) MS Excel
21 139 (15.36%) Tomcat
22 128 (14.14%) Perl
23 127 (14.03%) VMware
24 126 (13.92%) Cisco
25 122 (13.48%) SAN
25 122 (13.48%) HTML
25 122 (13.48%) VPN
26 121 (13.37%) XML
27 119 (13.15%) Windows Server 2008

FTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
1 182 (20.11%) IIS
2 139 (15.36%) Tomcat
3 111 (12.27%) Apache
4 94 (10.39%) SharePoint
5 91 (10.06%) WebSphere
6 68 (7.51%) MS Exchange
7 59 (6.52%) MQSeries
8 57 (6.30%) WebSphere Application Server
9 49 (5.41%) IBM HTTP Server
10 31 (3.43%) Node.js
11 27 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2010
12 26 (2.87%) nginx
13 23 (2.54%) CMS
14 19 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2007
15 17 (1.88%) JBoss
16 16 (1.77%) SAS
17 12 (1.33%) WebLogic
18 10 (1.10%) Jetty
19 9 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
19 9 (0.99%) WordPress
Applications
1 141 (15.58%) MS Excel
2 109 (12.04%) MS Office
3 21 (2.32%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.33%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.33%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.22%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.22%) FreeHand
8 2 (0.22%) QuarkXPress
9 1 (0.11%) Edge Animate
9 1 (0.11%) InDesign
9 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (3.54%) Dynamics GP
2 13 (1.44%) Markit EDM
3 11 (1.22%) Cognos TM1
4 9 (0.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 8 (0.88%) Oracle Retail
6 7 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (0.66%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.66%) SAP Business One
7 6 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.55%) Magento
8 5 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.33%) ResourceLink
10 2 (0.22%) Agresso
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
10 2 (0.22%) INSURE/90
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
11 1 (0.11%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.88%) Basecamp
4 13 (1.44%) SaaS
5 12 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (1.10%) Google App Engine
6 10 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.33%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.22%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.11%) PaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 345 (38.12%) DNS
2 290 (32.04%) HTTP
3 280 (30.94%) TCP/IP
4 180 (19.89%) DHCP
5 157 (17.35%) SMTP
6 153 (16.91%) Firewall
7 122 (13.48%) SAN
7 122 (13.48%) VPN
8 117 (12.93%) LAN
9 113 (12.49%) WAN
10 111 (12.27%) SSH
11 108 (11.93%) Internet
12 96 (10.61%) LDAP
13 79 (8.73%) SSL
14 60 (6.63%) iSCSI
15 58 (6.41%) HTTPS
16 53 (5.86%) VoIP
17 48 (5.30%) Cisco IOS
18 47 (5.19%) NAS
19 46 (5.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (27.07%) SQL Server
2 74 (8.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 73 (8.07%) MySQL
4 56 (6.19%) DB2
5 54 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 54 (5.97%) Oracle Database
6 32 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (3.31%) Relational Database
8 27 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
10 25 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 24 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (1.22%) Cognos Powerplay
13 11 (1.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 10 (1.10%) Cognos Impromptu
15 9 (0.99%) NoSQL
15 9 (0.99%) DataStage
15 9 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 83 (9.17%) JIRA
2 48 (5.30%) Subversion
3 39 (4.31%) Jenkins
4 28 (3.09%) Git (software)
5 23 (2.54%) Selenium
6 17 (1.88%) Toad
7 12 (1.33%) Grunt
7 12 (1.33%) Maven
8 11 (1.22%) JSHint
8 11 (1.22%) JUnit
9 10 (1.10%) TestLink
9 10 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (1.10%) Gerrit
10 9 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
11 8 (0.88%) Ant
11 8 (0.88%) WebDriver
12 7 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.55%) Visual Studio
15 3 (0.33%) Firebug
General
1 227 (25.08%) Finance
2 74 (8.18%) Retail
3 43 (4.75%) Manufacturing
4 39 (4.31%) Telecoms
5 33 (3.65%) Banking
6 27 (2.98%) Back Office
7 25 (2.76%) Advertising
8 24 (2.65%) French Language
9 22 (2.43%) Front Office
10 21 (2.32%) Marketing
11 19 (2.10%) German Language
12 18 (1.99%) Italian Language
13 15 (1.66%) Publishing
14 14 (1.55%) Investment Banking
15 9 (0.99%) Turkish Language
16 6 (0.66%) Electronics
17 5 (0.55%) Games
17 5 (0.55%) Law
17 5 (0.55%) Legal
17 5 (0.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 243 (26.85%) Analyst
2 135 (14.92%) Support Analyst
3 120 (13.26%) Developer
4 105 (11.60%) Administrator
5 83 (9.17%) Systems Administrator
6 66 (7.29%) Systems Engineer
7 63 (6.96%) Applications Support
8 60 (6.63%) Support Engineer
9 49 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 46 (5.08%) Linux Administrator
11 44 (4.86%) Systems Support
12 43 (4.75%) Network Engineer
13 41 (4.53%) Operations Analyst
14 40 (4.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 36 (3.98%) Web Engineer
16 33 (3.65%) Applications Support Analyst
16 33 (3.65%) Junior
17 31 (3.43%) Operations Support Analyst
18 27 (2.98%) Linux Engineer
18 27 (2.98%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (13.48%) HTML
2 121 (13.37%) XML
3 97 (10.72%) .NET
4 96 (10.61%) Web Services
5 75 (8.29%) CSS
6 64 (7.07%) Middleware
7 56 (6.19%) J2EE
8 50 (5.52%) JDBC
9 38 (4.20%) ASP.NET
10 35 (3.87%) ActiveMQ
11 32 (3.54%) RabbitMQ
12 23 (2.54%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 22 (2.43%) LAMP
13 22 (2.43%) REST
14 21 (2.32%) COM
15 20 (2.21%) SOAP
15 20 (2.21%) jQuery
15 20 (2.21%) Oracle Fusion
16 19 (2.10%) WebSphere MQ
17 17 (1.88%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 71 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (5.75%) Management Information System
3 37 (4.09%) Hedge funds
4 36 (3.98%) Computer Science
5 30 (3.31%) Clustering
6 27 (2.98%) Mobile App
7 14 (1.55%) Blog
8 12 (1.33%) Blackberry
8 12 (1.33%) SWIFT
8 12 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.22%) Digital Media
9 11 (1.22%) Replication
10 9 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
10 9 (0.99%) Cryptography
11 8 (0.88%) Derivative
12 6 (0.66%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.66%) Streaming Video
12 6 (0.66%) Open Source
12 6 (0.66%) PKI
13 5 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 458 (50.61%) Windows
2 410 (45.30%) Linux
3 171 (18.90%) UNIX
4 119 (13.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 93 (10.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 88 (9.72%) Solaris
7 73 (8.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 59 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 47 (5.19%) Windows 7
10 39 (4.31%) AIX
11 27 (2.98%) Debian
12 26 (2.87%) Windows XP
13 24 (2.65%) CentOS
14 22 (2.43%) Windows 8
15 14 (1.55%) Apple iOS
15 14 (1.55%) Android
16 13 (1.44%) Windows Vista
16 13 (1.44%) Oracle Linux
17 11 (1.22%) Mac OS X
18 10 (1.10%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (16.91%) ITIL
2 116 (12.82%) E-Commerce
3 77 (8.51%) Project Management
4 63 (6.96%) Problem Management
5 59 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (6.30%) Load Balancing
7 56 (6.19%) DevOps
8 46 (5.08%) Service Delivery
9 42 (4.64%) Incident Management
10 40 (4.42%) Change Management
11 37 (4.09%) Time Management
11 37 (4.09%) People Management
12 36 (3.98%) Configuration Management
13 35 (3.87%) Information Security
14 33 (3.65%) ETL
15 32 (3.54%) Software Engineering
15 32 (3.54%) Performance Tuning
15 32 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
16 27 (2.98%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (2.54%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 372 (41.10%) SQL
2 188 (20.77%) Java
3 165 (18.23%) Bash Shell
4 128 (14.14%) Perl
5 91 (10.06%) C#
6 86 (9.50%) PHP
7 77 (8.51%) JavaScript
8 64 (7.07%) PowerShell
9 57 (6.30%) Shell Script
10 40 (4.42%) Python
11 37 (4.09%) VBScript
12 31 (3.43%) C
13 27 (2.98%) XPath
14 25 (2.76%) C++
14 25 (2.76%) T-SQL
15 18 (1.99%) XQuery
16 17 (1.88%) VBA
17 16 (1.77%) VB
18 12 (1.33%) VB.NET
19 9 (0.99%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 143 (15.80%) Degree
2 59 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (4.42%) CCNP
4 30 (3.31%) CCNA
4 30 (3.31%) CCIE
5 29 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (2.65%) Security Cleared
7 21 (2.32%) MCSE
8 20 (2.21%) SC Cleared
9 19 (2.10%) MCITP
10 18 (1.99%) GCIA
11 17 (1.88%) DV Cleared
12 15 (1.66%) MCSA
13 13 (1.44%) GCIH
13 13 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 11 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (1.10%) MCP
15 10 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (0.99%) GIAC
17 8 (0.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (8.40%) SLA
2 27 (2.98%) QA
3 7 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.44%) ISO 8583
4 4 (0.44%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.33%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 172 (19.01%) Active Directory
2 88 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (4.20%) Postfix
4 34 (3.76%) NFS
5 32 (3.54%) vSphere
6 30 (3.31%) Samba
7 27 (2.98%) Hyper-V
8 26 (2.87%) Firmware
9 23 (2.54%) Snort
10 16 (1.77%) XenApp
11 13 (1.44%) Xen
11 13 (1.44%) VMware ESX
12 12 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (1.22%) XenDesktop
13 11 (1.22%) Terminal Server
14 10 (1.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 10 (1.10%) Kerio MailServer
14 10 (1.10%) Sendmail
15 9 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 8 (0.88%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 56 (6.19%) SCOM
2 55 (6.08%) Nagios
3 44 (4.86%) Puppet
4 33 (3.65%) OpenView
5 27 (2.98%) Tivoli
6 20 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
6 20 (2.21%) WSUS
7 19 (2.10%) NetBackup
8 18 (1.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 17 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (1.55%) Backup Exec
11 11 (1.22%) SCVMM
11 11 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (1.10%) Control-M
13 9 (0.99%) Ansible
14 8 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 7 (0.77%) Cacti
15 7 (0.77%) CiscoWorks
16 4 (0.44%) Red Hat Satellite
16 4 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 273 (30.17%) Microsoft
2 212 (23.43%) Oracle
3 127 (14.03%) VMware
4 126 (13.92%) Cisco
5 97 (10.72%) HP
6 86 (9.50%) IBM
7 82 (9.06%) Citrix
8 78 (8.62%) Red Hat
9 71 (7.85%) F5
10 45 (4.97%) Symantec
11 37 (4.09%) CheckPoint
12 36 (3.98%) Remedy
13 34 (3.76%) NetApp
14 32 (3.54%) Juniper
15 29 (3.20%) Dell
16 22 (2.43%) Reuters
17 21 (2.32%) SAP
18 20 (2.21%) Sun
19 19 (2.10%) Google
20 17 (1.88%) Polycom
London
Queen Mary University of London
Salary: £35,319-£41,553 per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Sure Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Hunter Macdonald
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Attractive bonus, share, pens & healthcare pac
Posted: 4 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, 23days
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Resource On Demand Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
JM
Salary: £55000 - £55001 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
FundsLibrary
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago