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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 555 486 474
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -12
Permanent jobs citing FTP 362 536 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.80% 2.62% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 296 437 428
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%

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
20150 20460 22469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.21% 17.04% 20.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15949 16206 18144
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -100 350 £41,000 +2.50% 35
London +10 169 £57,500 +15.00% 15
South East -90 61 £40,500 +8.00% 6
City of London +38 45 £67,500 +22.72% 3
East of England +1 41 £30,000 -26.82% 2
Yorkshire +19 38 £30,000 - 4
West Yorkshire +28 29 £32,250 +7.50% 4
Leeds +21 27 £31,000 -4.61% 4
North West +22 24 £37,500 +31.57% 4
Berkshire -30 22 £32,500 -8.45% 2
Hampshire -24 16 £45,000 +28.57%
Hertfordshire -22 12 £45,000 +28.57%
Thetford - 12 £24,750 -
Norfolk - 12 £24,750 -
Manchester +12 11 £32,500 -11.56% 2
Andover - 11 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire +24 9 £23,000 -54.00%
South West -19 9 £47,500 +10.46% 3
East Sussex -13 8 £60,000 +50.00%
Essex +3 7 - - 1
Maidenhead -1 7 £35,000 +52.17% 1
Oxfordshire +16 6 £40,500 -22.85%
Surrey -25 6 £38,500 -30.00%
Merseyside - 6 £37,500 -
Cheshire +15 5 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Gloucestershire -12 5 £52,500 +27.27% 1
West Midlands -52 5 £32,500 -18.75%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £27,500 - 1
Beckenham - 5 £36,500 -
Hove - 5 £60,000 -

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 394 (51.98%) Windows
2 352 (46.44%) Linux
3 274 (36.15%) DNS
4 272 (35.88%) SQL
5 270 (35.62%) TCP/IP
6 241 (31.79%) Microsoft
7 229 (30.21%) HTTP
8 200 (26.39%) VMware
9 197 (25.99%) SQL Server
10 186 (24.54%) Oracle
11 179 (23.61%) UNIX
12 177 (23.35%) ITIL
13 172 (22.69%) Finance
14 170 (22.43%) Active Directory
15 167 (22.03%) SMTP
16 152 (20.05%) Firewall
17 144 (19.00%) DHCP
18 139 (18.34%) VMware Infrastructure
19 128 (16.89%) Perl
20 127 (16.75%) MS Excel
20 127 (16.75%) SAN
21 126 (16.62%) SSH
22 121 (15.96%) Cisco
23 120 (15.83%) Bash Shell
24 119 (15.70%) Degree
25 118 (15.57%) Java
26 117 (15.44%) Project Management
27 115 (15.17%) IIS
27 115 (15.17%) HP
28 107 (14.12%) MS Office

FTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 115 (15.17%) IIS
2 93 (12.27%) Apache
3 88 (11.61%) SharePoint
4 82 (10.82%) MS Exchange
5 61 (8.05%) Tomcat
6 54 (7.12%) WebSphere
7 43 (5.67%) MQSeries
8 33 (4.35%) nginx
9 31 (4.09%) WebSphere Application Server
10 30 (3.96%) IBM HTTP Server
11 28 (3.69%) Confluence
11 28 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2010
12 21 (2.77%) CMS
13 20 (2.64%) WordPress
13 20 (2.64%) JBoss
14 17 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
14 17 (2.24%) Drupal
15 13 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 13 (1.72%) WebLogic
15 13 (1.72%) CICS
Applications
1 127 (16.75%) MS Excel
2 107 (14.12%) MS Office
3 17 (2.24%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.98%) Photoshop
5 9 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.79%) Fireworks
8 5 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.40%) MS Project
10 2 (0.26%) FastStats
11 1 (0.13%) GIMP
11 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (4.22%) Dynamics GP
2 11 (1.45%) SAP SRM
2 11 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (1.19%) SAP PM
4 4 (0.53%) Summit
4 4 (0.53%) Magento
5 3 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.26%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.26%) BPCS
6 2 (0.26%) Agresso
6 2 (0.26%) Cordys
7 1 (0.13%) Documaker
7 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.13%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.90%) PaaS
3 19 (2.51%) Office 365
4 12 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (1.19%) SaaS
6 9 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.06%) IaaS
7 8 (1.06%) CloudFront
8 7 (0.92%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.66%) Route 53
9 5 (0.66%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.66%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.53%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.53%) Google Drive
11 3 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 274 (36.15%) DNS
2 270 (35.62%) TCP/IP
3 229 (30.21%) HTTP
4 167 (22.03%) SMTP
5 152 (20.05%) Firewall
6 144 (19.00%) DHCP
7 127 (16.75%) SAN
8 126 (16.62%) SSH
9 103 (13.59%) SSL
10 100 (13.19%) VPN
11 92 (12.14%) LAN
12 85 (11.21%) WAN
13 76 (10.03%) HTTPS
14 67 (8.84%) Internet
15 65 (8.58%) Telnet
16 53 (6.99%) VoIP
16 53 (6.99%) Network Security
17 51 (6.73%) LDAP
18 42 (5.54%) VLAN
19 40 (5.28%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (25.99%) SQL Server
2 87 (11.48%) MySQL
3 49 (6.46%) Oracle Database
4 42 (5.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (4.35%) DB2
5 33 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (3.43%) Relational Database
8 24 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
10 20 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.19%) RDBMS
14 8 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (1.06%) NoSQL
14 8 (1.06%) MongoDB
14 8 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (0.92%) MS Access
16 4 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 67 (8.84%) JIRA
2 52 (6.86%) Subversion
3 19 (2.51%) Git (software)
4 16 (2.11%) Jenkins
5 11 (1.45%) Toad
6 10 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
6 10 (1.32%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.92%) Ant
8 7 (0.92%) JUnit
8 7 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (0.92%) Selenium
9 6 (0.79%) Maven
9 6 (0.79%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.79%) SoapUI
9 6 (0.79%) EasyMock
9 6 (0.79%) Spock
9 6 (0.79%) Geb
10 5 (0.66%) FishEye
General
1 172 (22.69%) Finance
2 77 (10.16%) Retail
3 46 (6.07%) Marketing
4 39 (5.15%) Banking
5 38 (5.01%) Games
6 32 (4.22%) Investment Banking
7 30 (3.96%) Front Office
8 23 (3.03%) French Language
9 21 (2.77%) Back Office
10 19 (2.51%) Legal
11 15 (1.98%) Electronics
11 15 (1.98%) Telecoms
12 14 (1.85%) Retail Banking
13 13 (1.72%) Advertising
14 11 (1.45%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.92%) Publishing
16 6 (0.79%) Law
17 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
18 3 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 158 (20.84%) Analyst
2 84 (11.08%) Administrator
3 81 (10.69%) Systems Administrator
4 77 (10.16%) Support Analyst
5 71 (9.37%) Support Engineer
6 65 (8.58%) Developer
7 57 (7.52%) Network Engineer
8 45 (5.94%) Consultant
9 40 (5.28%) Systems Engineer
9 40 (5.28%) Linux Administrator
10 38 (5.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 37 (4.88%) Applications Support
12 35 (4.62%) Architect
12 35 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
13 30 (3.96%) Team Leader
14 25 (3.30%) Applications Support Analyst
15 22 (2.90%) Security Engineer
15 22 (2.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 21 (2.77%) Graduate
17 20 (2.64%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (13.32%) XML
2 98 (12.93%) HTML
3 96 (12.66%) Web Services
4 68 (8.97%) .NET
4 68 (8.97%) CSS
5 67 (8.84%) Middleware
6 59 (7.78%) J2EE
7 48 (6.33%) SOAP
8 38 (5.01%) JDBC
9 32 (4.22%) ASP.NET
10 25 (3.30%) REST
11 24 (3.17%) WSDL
11 24 (3.17%) JSON
12 22 (2.90%) EDIFACT
13 20 (2.64%) .NET Framework
14 19 (2.51%) HTML5
15 18 (2.37%) XSLT
16 16 (2.11%) JMS
16 16 (2.11%) LAMP
16 16 (2.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 71 (9.37%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (5.94%) Management Information System
3 41 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 23 (3.03%) Clustering
5 21 (2.77%) FMCG
6 19 (2.51%) Blackberry
7 17 (2.24%) Mathematics
8 16 (2.11%) CLARiiON
8 16 (2.11%) Open Source
9 15 (1.98%) Market Risk
9 15 (1.98%) Derivative
10 14 (1.85%) Wiki
10 14 (1.85%) Mainframe
10 14 (1.85%) Credit Risk
11 12 (1.58%) Embedded Systems
11 12 (1.58%) CESG
12 10 (1.32%) Physics
13 9 (1.19%) PKI
13 9 (1.19%) Hedge funds
14 8 (1.06%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 394 (51.98%) Windows
2 352 (46.44%) Linux
3 179 (23.61%) UNIX
4 81 (10.69%) Solaris
5 80 (10.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 79 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 52 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (5.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 40 (5.28%) Windows 7
9 40 (5.28%) Windows XP
10 39 (5.15%) AIX
10 39 (5.15%) CentOS
11 25 (3.30%) Ubuntu
12 13 (1.72%) Windows Vista
12 13 (1.72%) Android
13 12 (1.58%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.06%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.92%) Debian
16 5 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
16 5 (0.66%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (23.35%) ITIL
2 117 (15.44%) Project Management
3 61 (8.05%) Performance Tuning
4 59 (7.78%) E-Commerce
5 56 (7.39%) Problem Management
6 54 (7.12%) Configuration Management
7 51 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (6.46%) Capacity Planning
9 45 (5.94%) Load Balancing
9 45 (5.94%) Service Delivery
9 45 (5.94%) Mentoring
10 43 (5.67%) Change Management
11 42 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
12 40 (5.28%) Analytics
13 36 (4.75%) Migration
13 36 (4.75%) Software Engineering
14 33 (4.35%) People Management
15 32 (4.22%) Stakeholder Management
15 32 (4.22%) B2B
16 29 (3.83%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 272 (35.88%) SQL
2 128 (16.89%) Perl
3 120 (15.83%) Bash Shell
4 118 (15.57%) Java
5 63 (8.31%) Python
6 62 (8.18%) JavaScript
7 59 (7.78%) PHP
8 47 (6.20%) Shell Script
9 44 (5.80%) VBScript
10 43 (5.67%) PowerShell
11 37 (4.88%) C
12 27 (3.56%) C#
13 24 (3.17%) C++
14 22 (2.90%) T-SQL
15 16 (2.11%) PL/SQL
15 16 (2.11%) XPath
16 14 (1.85%) Korn
16 14 (1.85%) VB.NET
17 13 (1.72%) AWK
18 12 (1.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 119 (15.70%) Degree
2 60 (7.92%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (6.33%) CCNA
5 32 (4.22%) Security Cleared
6 26 (3.43%) CCNP
7 21 (2.77%) MCSE
7 21 (2.77%) MCSA
8 18 (2.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 17 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (1.98%) PMP
10 15 (1.98%) PMI Certification
10 15 (1.98%) CISSP
11 14 (1.85%) RHCE
11 14 (1.85%) MCP
12 13 (1.72%) MCITP
13 12 (1.58%) SC Cleared
13 12 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.79%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.65%) SLA
2 22 (2.90%) QA
3 15 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (1.85%) CRD IV
5 11 (1.45%) RosettaNet
6 9 (1.19%) COBIT
7 6 (0.79%) COREP
7 6 (0.79%) FINREP
8 4 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.13%) HL7
11 1 (0.13%) JTAG
11 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 170 (22.43%) Active Directory
2 139 (18.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (9.63%) vSphere
4 43 (5.67%) NFS
5 42 (5.54%) VMware ESX
6 28 (3.69%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (3.30%) XenApp
8 22 (2.90%) Sendmail
9 21 (2.77%) Hyper-V
10 19 (2.51%) Postfix
11 15 (1.98%) Samba
11 15 (1.98%) Firmware
12 14 (1.85%) Snort
12 14 (1.85%) VirtualBox
13 12 (1.58%) Veritas File System
13 12 (1.58%) iptables
14 11 (1.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 10 (1.32%) XenDesktop
15 10 (1.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 7 (0.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 75 (9.89%) Nagios
2 49 (6.46%) SCOM
3 40 (5.28%) Puppet
4 32 (4.22%) OpenView
5 22 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (2.51%) Norton AntiVirus
7 17 (2.24%) Backup Exec
7 17 (2.24%) Tivoli
8 10 (1.32%) Legato
9 9 (1.19%) Red Hat Satellite
9 9 (1.19%) cPanel
10 8 (1.06%) SCCM
10 8 (1.06%) Cacti
11 7 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (0.92%) Opsview
12 6 (0.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 6 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (0.79%) NetBackup
12 6 (0.79%) Plesk
13 5 (0.66%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 241 (31.79%) Microsoft
2 200 (26.39%) VMware
3 186 (24.54%) Oracle
4 121 (15.96%) Cisco
5 115 (15.17%) HP
6 82 (10.82%) Red Hat
7 75 (9.89%) CheckPoint
8 73 (9.63%) Citrix
9 61 (8.05%) Juniper
10 51 (6.73%) IBM
11 50 (6.60%) Remedy
12 39 (5.15%) SAP
13 35 (4.62%) Symantec
14 33 (4.35%) NetApp
15 32 (4.22%) EMC
16 30 (3.96%) F5
17 24 (3.17%) Sun
18 21 (2.77%) Intel
19 19 (2.51%) Veritas
19 19 (2.51%) AppDynamics
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