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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 604 534 494
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -40
Permanent jobs citing FTP 308 441 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.37% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.65% 2.16% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 249 359 389
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%

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
18612 20378 20337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.04% 17.30% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15172 16298 16504
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 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 July 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 -66 301 £45,000 +12.50% 42
London -59 108 £55,000 +22.22% 16
South East -51 56 £45,000 +28.57% 9
North West +38 46 £35,000 -12.50% 4
East of England -11 32 £37,500 -21.05% 6
South West -5 27 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Manchester +28 26 £32,500 -13.33% 1
City of London -8 24 £55,000 +25.71% 5
Berkshire -3 23 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Hertfordshire -14 16 £37,500 -34.78% 4
Yorkshire +14 15 £35,000 +27.27%
West Yorkshire +21 13 £35,000 +27.27%
Leeds +16 12 £35,000 -
Hampshire -17 11 £45,000 +20.00% 2
East Midlands +10 10 £45,000 +18.42%
Cheshire +5 10 £46,250 -13.95% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 10 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Reading -11 10 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Watford -13 10 - -
Lancashire - 9 £46,500 - 2
Northamptonshire - 9 £45,000 -
Newbury - 9 - -
Northampton - 9 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +16 8 £43,250 -8.94% 1
Bristol -10 8 £27,250 -22.14% 1
Gloucestershire -10 7 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Milton Keynes -15 6 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Wiltshire - 6 £45,000 - 1
Salisbury - 6 £45,000 -
Cambridge +18 5 £41,500 -12.63% 1

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 355 (51.75%) Windows
2 275 (40.09%) Linux
3 246 (35.86%) DNS
4 234 (34.11%) TCP/IP
5 232 (33.82%) SQL
6 220 (32.07%) Microsoft
7 198 (28.86%) HTTP
8 193 (28.13%) SQL Server
9 177 (25.80%) Finance
10 165 (24.05%) Firewall
10 165 (24.05%) Active Directory
11 163 (23.76%) ITIL
12 156 (22.74%) VMware
13 137 (19.97%) Oracle
14 135 (19.68%) MS Excel
15 129 (18.80%) DHCP
16 122 (17.78%) UNIX
17 121 (17.64%) SAN
18 120 (17.49%) SMTP
18 120 (17.49%) VMware Infrastructure
19 112 (16.33%) Degree
20 110 (16.03%) XML
21 107 (15.60%) HP
22 104 (15.16%) Cisco
22 104 (15.16%) Bash Shell
23 103 (15.01%) SharePoint
24 99 (14.43%) VPN
25 98 (14.29%) Project Management
26 96 (13.99%) SSL
27 95 (13.85%) LAN

FTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 103 (15.01%) SharePoint
2 91 (13.27%) IIS
3 86 (12.54%) MS Exchange
4 58 (8.45%) Apache
5 42 (6.12%) Confluence
6 40 (5.83%) Tomcat
7 38 (5.54%) WebSphere
8 33 (4.81%) CMS
9 25 (3.64%) WebSphere Application Server
9 25 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 24 (3.50%) WordPress
11 21 (3.06%) nginx
12 20 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2007
13 17 (2.48%) Drupal
13 17 (2.48%) CICS
13 17 (2.48%) BizTalk Server
14 16 (2.33%) Lync
15 15 (2.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 15 (2.19%) JBoss
16 14 (2.04%) MQSeries
Applications
1 135 (19.68%) MS Excel
2 73 (10.64%) MS Office
3 21 (3.06%) MS Visio
4 18 (2.62%) Photoshop
5 9 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.73%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.29%) InDesign
7 2 (0.29%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.29%) FastStats
8 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 38 (5.54%) Dynamics GP
2 9 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (1.17%) SAP SRM
3 8 (1.17%) SAP PM
4 4 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.58%) Magento
5 3 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.29%) Line 500
6 2 (0.29%) Agresso
6 2 (0.29%) Summit
6 2 (0.29%) Cordys
7 1 (0.15%) Documaker
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.15%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.15%) Exstream
7 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (3.64%) Office 365
3 18 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (2.04%) PaaS
6 9 (1.31%) SaaS
7 7 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.73%) CloudFront
9 5 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (0.73%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.58%) Google Drive
10 4 (0.58%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.29%) Datadog
12 2 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.29%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.29%) Route 53
12 2 (0.29%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 246 (35.86%) DNS
2 234 (34.11%) TCP/IP
3 198 (28.86%) HTTP
4 165 (24.05%) Firewall
5 129 (18.80%) DHCP
6 121 (17.64%) SAN
7 120 (17.49%) SMTP
8 99 (14.43%) VPN
9 96 (13.99%) SSL
10 95 (13.85%) LAN
11 92 (13.41%) WAN
12 72 (10.50%) SSH
13 68 (9.91%) HTTPS
14 67 (9.77%) Internet
15 55 (8.02%) Network Security
16 43 (6.27%) LDAP
17 39 (5.69%) VoIP
18 37 (5.39%) Cisco ASA
19 30 (4.37%) NAS
19 30 (4.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 86 (12.54%) MySQL
3 50 (7.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (5.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 30 (4.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (4.37%) DB2
6 28 (4.08%) Relational Database
7 26 (3.79%) Oracle Database
8 24 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (1.46%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.17%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.17%) MS Access
12 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (0.73%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (0.44%) Informix
Development Applications
1 79 (11.52%) JIRA
2 58 (8.45%) Subversion
3 25 (3.64%) Jenkins
4 19 (2.77%) Git (software)
5 14 (2.04%) Visual Studio
6 12 (1.75%) Ant
7 11 (1.60%) Cucumber
8 10 (1.46%) SoapUI
8 10 (1.46%) FishEye
8 10 (1.46%) LoadRunner
8 10 (1.46%) EasyMock
8 10 (1.46%) RSpec
8 10 (1.46%) WebDriver
8 10 (1.46%) Mockito
8 10 (1.46%) JUnit
8 10 (1.46%) Dreamweaver
8 10 (1.46%) Maven
8 10 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (1.46%) Selenium
8 10 (1.46%) FitNesse
General
1 177 (25.80%) Finance
2 70 (10.20%) Retail
3 54 (7.87%) Banking
4 38 (5.54%) Marketing
5 37 (5.39%) Investment Banking
6 36 (5.25%) Front Office
7 27 (3.94%) Back Office
8 25 (3.64%) Retail Banking
9 24 (3.50%) Manufacturing
10 20 (2.92%) Telecoms
11 19 (2.77%) Legal
12 16 (2.33%) Electronics
13 15 (2.19%) Advertising
14 6 (0.87%) Publishing
15 4 (0.58%) Games
15 4 (0.58%) Law
15 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
16 3 (0.44%) Billing
17 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 142 (20.70%) Analyst
2 78 (11.37%) Support Engineer
3 64 (9.33%) Developer
4 58 (8.45%) Administrator
5 55 (8.02%) Systems Administrator
6 53 (7.73%) Consultant
7 49 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 49 (7.14%) Support Analyst
8 41 (5.98%) Architect
9 40 (5.83%) Team Leader
10 33 (4.81%) Technical Team Leader
11 32 (4.66%) Linux Engineer
12 28 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 27 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
14 23 (3.35%) Technical Architect
14 23 (3.35%) Security Engineer
15 22 (3.21%) Network Security Engineer
15 22 (3.21%) Applications Support
16 21 (3.06%) Linux Administrator
17 20 (2.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (16.03%) XML
2 87 (12.68%) Web Services
3 80 (11.66%) CSS
4 73 (10.64%) HTML
5 49 (7.14%) .NET
6 46 (6.71%) SOAP
7 33 (4.81%) J2EE
8 29 (4.23%) EDIFACT
9 26 (3.79%) Middleware
10 25 (3.64%) LAMP
11 23 (3.35%) JDBC
11 23 (3.35%) JSON
11 23 (3.35%) HTML5
11 23 (3.35%) REST
12 22 (3.21%) jQuery
12 22 (3.21%) EDI
12 22 (3.21%) WSDL
13 19 (2.77%) ASP.NET
14 16 (2.33%) JMS
15 15 (2.19%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 68 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (7.87%) Data Centre
3 53 (7.73%) Computer Science
4 33 (4.81%) Management Information System
5 26 (3.79%) Derivative
6 24 (3.50%) Market Risk
7 22 (3.21%) CESG
7 22 (3.21%) Credit Risk
8 19 (2.77%) Blackberry
9 16 (2.33%) Mainframe
9 16 (2.33%) CLARiiON
9 16 (2.33%) EMC VNX
10 14 (2.04%) Wiki
10 14 (2.04%) Clustering
11 13 (1.90%) FMCG
12 12 (1.75%) TRADACOMS
13 9 (1.31%) User Experience
13 9 (1.31%) Mathematics
13 9 (1.31%) Device Driver
14 7 (1.02%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 355 (51.75%) Windows
2 275 (40.09%) Linux
3 122 (17.78%) UNIX
4 93 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (9.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 55 (8.02%) Solaris
7 47 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 41 (5.98%) CentOS
9 32 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 32 (4.66%) Windows XP
10 27 (3.94%) Ubuntu
10 27 (3.94%) Windows 7
11 16 (2.33%) AIX
12 15 (2.19%) Debian
13 12 (1.75%) Apple iOS
13 12 (1.75%) Android
14 10 (1.46%) Windows 2000
15 9 (1.31%) Windows NT
15 9 (1.31%) Windows 8
16 7 (1.02%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (23.76%) ITIL
2 98 (14.29%) Project Management
3 60 (8.75%) Configuration Management
4 54 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (7.29%) Analytics
6 41 (5.98%) Problem Management
6 41 (5.98%) Software Engineering
6 41 (5.98%) E-Commerce
6 41 (5.98%) DevOps
6 41 (5.98%) People Management
7 34 (4.96%) Service Delivery
7 34 (4.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 33 (4.81%) Patch Management
9 32 (4.66%) Mentoring
10 30 (4.37%) User Acceptance Testing
10 30 (4.37%) Load Balancing
10 30 (4.37%) Risk Management
11 29 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
12 28 (4.08%) SIEM
13 27 (3.94%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 232 (33.82%) SQL
2 104 (15.16%) Bash Shell
3 92 (13.41%) Java
4 89 (12.97%) Perl
5 81 (11.81%) JavaScript
6 61 (8.89%) PHP
6 61 (8.89%) Python
7 41 (5.98%) PowerShell
8 32 (4.66%) C
9 29 (4.23%) C#
10 25 (3.64%) Shell Script
11 23 (3.35%) VBScript
12 22 (3.21%) C++
13 19 (2.77%) VB
14 18 (2.62%) Ruby
15 14 (2.04%) XPath
15 14 (2.04%) T-SQL
16 13 (1.90%) COBOL
16 13 (1.90%) PL/SQL
16 13 (1.90%) AWK
Qualifications
1 112 (16.33%) Degree
2 64 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (8.31%) CCNA
4 44 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 35 (5.10%) Security Cleared
6 27 (3.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 25 (3.64%) CISSP
8 22 (3.21%) PMP
8 22 (3.21%) PMI Certification
9 20 (2.92%) CCNP
10 17 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (2.33%) MCITP
12 14 (2.04%) RHCE
13 13 (1.90%) MCSE
13 13 (1.90%) MCSA
14 12 (1.75%) MCP
14 12 (1.75%) RHCA
15 11 (1.60%) SC Cleared
16 10 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (1.02%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (9.62%) SLA
2 26 (3.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 25 (3.64%) CRD IV
4 22 (3.21%) QA
5 9 (1.31%) COBIT
6 8 (1.17%) RosettaNet
7 6 (0.87%) COREP
7 6 (0.87%) FINREP
7 6 (0.87%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.44%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.44%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.15%) HL7
10 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.15%) JTAG
10 1 (0.15%) Basel III
System Software
1 165 (24.05%) Active Directory
2 120 (17.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (10.06%) vSphere
4 32 (4.66%) Hyper-V
5 25 (3.64%) VMware ESX
6 24 (3.50%) NFS
7 20 (2.92%) Snort
8 15 (2.19%) Samba
9 14 (2.04%) VirtualBox
10 13 (1.90%) Terminal Services
11 12 (1.75%) XenApp
12 11 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (1.31%) RACF
14 8 (1.17%) XenServer
15 7 (1.02%) XenDesktop
15 7 (1.02%) StorNext
16 6 (0.87%) iptables
16 6 (0.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 6 (0.87%) Veritas File System
16 6 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 80 (11.66%) Nagios
2 55 (8.02%) SCOM
3 41 (5.98%) Puppet
4 38 (5.54%) OpenView
5 32 (4.66%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (2.33%) Backup Exec
7 13 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
8 11 (1.60%) SCCM
9 9 (1.31%) CA Endevor
9 9 (1.31%) cPanel
10 7 (1.02%) Opsview
10 7 (1.02%) Cacti
11 6 (0.87%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 6 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
11 6 (0.87%) Plesk
11 6 (0.87%) ARCserve
12 5 (0.73%) WSUS
12 5 (0.73%) Legato
12 5 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 4 (0.58%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 220 (32.07%) Microsoft
2 156 (22.74%) VMware
3 137 (19.97%) Oracle
4 107 (15.60%) HP
5 104 (15.16%) Cisco
6 78 (11.37%) Red Hat
7 57 (8.31%) Citrix
8 53 (7.73%) CheckPoint
9 49 (7.14%) Remedy
10 41 (5.98%) NetApp
11 36 (5.25%) IBM
12 35 (5.10%) Juniper
13 33 (4.81%) SAP
14 32 (4.66%) F5
15 30 (4.37%) EMC
16 23 (3.35%) Symantec
17 20 (2.92%) Dell
18 18 (2.62%) Sun
19 16 (2.33%) Sourcefire
19 16 (2.33%) AppDynamics
Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30k - £35k
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000 - £65,000, plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum bonus, healthcare, pension, life ass
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
PCR
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago