The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 537 537 444
Rank change year-on-year
0 -93
Permanent jobs citing FTP 423 367 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.34% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.07% 1.86% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 341 310 446
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20476 19756 21075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.49% 18.16% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16437 15890 17389
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +11 406 £40,000 +5.96% 40
London +17 173 £47,000 -6.00% 11
South East -2 95 £33,500 -10.66% 13
City of London +27 59 £50,000 -9.09% 2
East of England -5 48 £42,500 +21.42% 2
South West 0 34 £33,750 -20.58% 2
Hertfordshire -4 29 £57,500 +64.28%
Hampshire +16 25 £37,500 +7.14% 3
East Sussex 0 25 £28,000 +40.00% 2
Watford 0 25 £57,500 +66.66%
Brighton -4 25 £28,000 +40.00% 2
Berkshire -3 22 £35,000 -10.82% 3
Gloucestershire +10 20 £40,000 -8.04%
West Midlands +3 19 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Cheltenham +3 16 £40,000 -8.04%
West Yorkshire -49 15 £25,000 -10.71% 3
Yorkshire -58 15 £25,000 -10.71% 3
Leeds -53 14 £35,000 +25.00% 3
Southampton +12 13 £37,500 +7.14% 1
North West -18 12 £31,750 -19.62% 4
Reading -24 11 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Edinburgh - 10 £32,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 10 £42,500 - 2
Scotland - 10 £32,000 - 2
Dorset +2 9 £29,000 -42.00% 1
Essex 0 8 £37,500 -
West Sussex -5 8 £25,000 -8.67%
Surrey -21 8 £37,250 -0.66%
Crawley +19 7 £25,000 +17.64%
Slough +5 7 £38,250 -41.15% 1

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 476 (50.05%) Windows
2 417 (43.85%) Linux
3 381 (40.06%) SQL
4 327 (34.38%) DNS
5 278 (29.23%) Microsoft
6 268 (28.18%) TCP/IP
7 257 (27.02%) SQL Server
8 252 (26.50%) HTTP
9 242 (25.45%) Finance
10 219 (23.03%) Oracle
11 181 (19.03%) UNIX
12 172 (18.09%) Active Directory
13 170 (17.88%) SMTP
14 165 (17.35%) IIS
15 163 (17.14%) DHCP
16 161 (16.93%) Java
17 155 (16.30%) ITIL
18 154 (16.19%) XML
18 154 (16.19%) Windows Server 2008
19 153 (16.09%) Degree
20 151 (15.88%) MS Excel
21 149 (15.67%) LAN
22 147 (15.46%) VPN
23 144 (15.14%) WAN
24 133 (13.99%) SAN
25 132 (13.88%) VMware
26 125 (13.14%) Solaris
27 120 (12.62%) Firewall
28 119 (12.51%) HTML
28 119 (12.51%) SLA

FTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 165 (17.35%) IIS
2 112 (11.78%) Tomcat
3 89 (9.36%) Apache
4 83 (8.73%) SharePoint
5 56 (5.89%) MS Exchange
6 52 (5.47%) WebSphere
7 50 (5.26%) CMS
8 44 (4.63%) WebSphere Application Server
9 42 (4.42%) MQSeries
10 37 (3.89%) IBM HTTP Server
11 31 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
12 23 (2.42%) WordPress
13 21 (2.21%) Node.js
14 17 (1.79%) WebLogic
15 15 (1.58%) Drupal
15 15 (1.58%) Umbraco
16 13 (1.37%) Alfresco
17 12 (1.26%) GroupWise
18 11 (1.16%) Joomla!
19 10 (1.05%) nginx
Applications
1 151 (15.88%) MS Excel
2 95 (9.99%) MS Office
3 24 (2.52%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.53%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.42%) MS Project
7 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 33 (3.47%) Dynamics GP
2 27 (2.84%) Oracle Financials
3 25 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
4 24 (2.52%) Oracle General Ledger
4 24 (2.52%) Oracle Payables
4 24 (2.52%) Oracle Receivables
5 19 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 19 (2.00%) Oracle Assets
6 12 (1.26%) Cognos TM1
7 9 (0.95%) Magento
7 9 (0.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 8 (0.84%) Oracle Retail
9 7 (0.74%) Markit EDM
10 6 (0.63%) Google Analytics
11 5 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
12 3 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
13 2 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
13 2 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle AGIS
14 1 (0.11%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (1.68%) SaaS
2 16 (1.68%) Basecamp
3 15 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.21%) IaaS
6 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.11%) Office 365
6 1 (0.11%) PaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 327 (34.38%) DNS
2 268 (28.18%) TCP/IP
3 252 (26.50%) HTTP
4 170 (17.88%) SMTP
5 163 (17.14%) DHCP
6 149 (15.67%) LAN
7 147 (15.46%) VPN
8 144 (15.14%) WAN
9 133 (13.99%) SAN
10 120 (12.62%) Firewall
11 108 (11.36%) Internet
12 102 (10.73%) SSL
13 83 (8.73%) LDAP
14 71 (7.47%) SSH
15 64 (6.73%) NAS
16 58 (6.10%) HTTPS
17 47 (4.94%) iSCSI
18 45 (4.73%) VLAN
19 42 (4.42%) DMZ
20 40 (4.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (27.02%) SQL Server
2 85 (8.94%) MySQL
3 65 (6.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 57 (5.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (4.84%) DB2
6 35 (3.68%) Relational Database
7 34 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 30 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
10 29 (3.05%) SQL Server 2005
11 28 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
12 24 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (2.21%) Oracle Database
14 20 (2.10%) SAP Data Services
15 19 (2.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 14 (1.47%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 13 (1.37%) BusinessObjects XI
18 12 (1.26%) Cognos Powerplay
19 11 (1.16%) Cognos Impromptu
20 10 (1.05%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 89 (9.36%) JIRA
2 62 (6.52%) Subversion
3 27 (2.84%) Oracle Forms
4 20 (2.10%) Jenkins
5 17 (1.79%) Toad
6 14 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 11 (1.16%) Git (software)
8 10 (1.05%) ClearQuest
9 8 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (0.84%) Visual Studio
10 6 (0.63%) Firebug
10 6 (0.63%) Selenium
11 5 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (0.42%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.32%) Ant
13 3 (0.32%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.32%) Introscope
13 3 (0.32%) JProfiler
13 3 (0.32%) Redmine
13 3 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 242 (25.45%) Finance
2 90 (9.46%) Retail
3 53 (5.57%) Manufacturing
4 49 (5.15%) Banking
5 42 (4.42%) Telecoms
6 33 (3.47%) Advertising
7 31 (3.26%) French Language
8 29 (3.05%) Investment Banking
9 26 (2.73%) Back Office
10 21 (2.21%) Front Office
11 19 (2.00%) Marketing
12 18 (1.89%) Publishing
13 13 (1.37%) Games
14 12 (1.26%) Retail Banking
14 12 (1.26%) German Language
15 11 (1.16%) Legal
16 10 (1.05%) Law
17 7 (0.74%) Italian Language
18 6 (0.63%) Spanish Language
19 5 (0.53%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 240 (25.24%) Analyst
2 134 (14.09%) Developer
3 126 (13.25%) Support Analyst
4 119 (12.51%) Administrator
5 92 (9.67%) Systems Administrator
6 55 (5.78%) Support Engineer
7 50 (5.26%) Applications Support
8 45 (4.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 43 (4.52%) Team Leader
10 42 (4.42%) Linux Administrator
11 41 (4.31%) Systems Engineer
11 41 (4.31%) Operations Analyst
12 37 (3.89%) Junior
13 36 (3.79%) Operations Support Analyst
13 36 (3.79%) Network Engineer
14 34 (3.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 33 (3.47%) Software Engineer
16 31 (3.26%) Web Engineer
16 31 (3.26%) .NET Developer
17 30 (3.15%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (16.19%) XML
2 119 (12.51%) HTML
3 97 (10.20%) Web Services
4 94 (9.88%) .NET
5 68 (7.15%) CSS
6 62 (6.52%) Middleware
7 51 (5.36%) J2EE
8 44 (4.63%) ASP.NET
9 40 (4.21%) JDBC
10 29 (3.05%) SOAP
11 25 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
12 24 (2.52%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 24 (2.52%) COM
13 23 (2.42%) LAMP
14 22 (2.31%) RabbitMQ
15 20 (2.10%) Flash
16 19 (2.00%) WF
17 16 (1.68%) jQuery
17 16 (1.68%) HTML5
18 15 (1.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 53 (5.57%) Management Information System
2 30 (3.15%) Computer Science
3 28 (2.94%) Replication
4 27 (2.84%) Hedge funds
5 24 (2.52%) Cryptography
5 24 (2.52%) Mobile App
5 24 (2.52%) Clustering
6 20 (2.10%) Credit Risk
7 18 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
7 18 (1.89%) Blackberry
8 17 (1.79%) Market Risk
9 16 (1.68%) EMV
10 15 (1.58%) Derivative
11 14 (1.47%) EFT
12 12 (1.26%) CLARiiON
13 11 (1.16%) Mainframe
13 11 (1.16%) PKI
14 10 (1.05%) Open Source
14 10 (1.05%) SWIFT
14 10 (1.05%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 476 (50.05%) Windows
2 417 (43.85%) Linux
3 181 (19.03%) UNIX
4 154 (16.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 125 (13.14%) Solaris
6 103 (10.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 78 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 68 (7.15%) AIX
9 60 (6.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 53 (5.57%) Windows 7
11 39 (4.10%) Debian
12 30 (3.15%) Windows XP
13 28 (2.94%) HPUX
14 26 (2.73%) CentOS
15 25 (2.63%) Ubuntu
16 23 (2.42%) Embedded Linux
17 21 (2.21%) Windows 8
18 15 (1.58%) Windows Mobile
19 12 (1.26%) Android
20 10 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (16.30%) ITIL
2 116 (12.20%) E-Commerce
3 73 (7.68%) Project Management
4 57 (5.99%) Change Management
4 57 (5.99%) Problem Management
5 56 (5.89%) Business Intelligence
6 55 (5.78%) Incident Management
7 48 (5.05%) Service Delivery
7 48 (5.05%) Load Balancing
8 45 (4.73%) Software Engineering
9 41 (4.31%) ETL
10 40 (4.21%) Configuration Management
11 38 (4.00%) DevOps
12 37 (3.89%) Time Management
13 36 (3.79%) Analytics
14 32 (3.36%) Root Cause Analysis
15 31 (3.26%) Data Management
16 28 (2.94%) Migration
17 27 (2.84%) Information Security
18 26 (2.73%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 381 (40.06%) SQL
2 161 (16.93%) Java
3 107 (11.25%) Bash Shell
4 106 (11.15%) C#
5 86 (9.04%) Perl
6 83 (8.73%) JavaScript
7 75 (7.89%) PHP
8 43 (4.52%) Shell Script
9 39 (4.10%) C
10 33 (3.47%) PowerShell
11 32 (3.36%) C++
12 28 (2.94%) Python
13 27 (2.84%) VB
14 26 (2.73%) PL/SQL
15 25 (2.63%) XPath
16 24 (2.52%) T-SQL
17 22 (2.31%) VBScript
18 21 (2.21%) ActionScript
19 20 (2.10%) XQuery
20 18 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 153 (16.09%) Degree
2 49 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (4.00%) CCNA
4 33 (3.47%) MCSE
5 29 (3.05%) CCNP
6 26 (2.73%) Security Cleared
7 22 (2.31%) MCSA
8 21 (2.21%) SC Cleared
8 21 (2.21%) MCITP
9 18 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (1.79%) CCIE
10 17 (1.79%) DV Cleared
10 17 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 14 (1.47%) GIAC
11 14 (1.47%) MCP
12 11 (1.16%) RHCE
12 11 (1.16%) PMP
12 11 (1.16%) PMI Certification
13 9 (0.95%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (12.51%) SLA
2 25 (2.63%) QA
3 11 (1.16%) CRD IV
3 11 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.53%) ISO 8583
6 4 (0.42%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.21%) HL7
7 2 (0.21%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 172 (18.09%) Active Directory
2 94 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (4.00%) NFS
4 34 (3.58%) Postfix
5 25 (2.63%) VMware ESX
5 25 (2.63%) vSphere
6 24 (2.52%) Hyper-V
7 21 (2.21%) Samba
7 21 (2.21%) Snort
8 17 (1.79%) XenServer
9 14 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (1.26%) Xen
11 11 (1.16%) vCloud
12 10 (1.05%) Sendmail
12 10 (1.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 10 (1.05%) XenApp
13 9 (0.95%) KVM
14 8 (0.84%) XenDesktop
14 8 (0.84%) Terminal Services
15 7 (0.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 63 (6.62%) Nagios
2 50 (5.26%) SCOM
3 41 (4.31%) Puppet
4 34 (3.58%) OpenView
5 25 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 24 (2.52%) WSUS
7 20 (2.10%) Tivoli
7 20 (2.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 15 (1.58%) Plesk
9 12 (1.26%) SCVMM
10 11 (1.16%) ARCserve
10 11 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
11 10 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (1.05%) HP SIM
12 9 (0.95%) NetBackup
12 9 (0.95%) Salt
13 8 (0.84%) Backup Exec
13 8 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 7 (0.74%) Control-M
15 6 (0.63%) Opsview
Vendors
1 278 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 219 (23.03%) Oracle
3 132 (13.88%) VMware
4 114 (11.99%) Cisco
5 113 (11.88%) HP
6 93 (9.78%) Red Hat
7 69 (7.26%) IBM
8 67 (7.05%) Citrix
9 44 (4.63%) F5
10 42 (4.42%) NetApp
11 38 (4.00%) Dell
12 37 (3.89%) Sun
13 33 (3.47%) Remedy
14 32 (3.36%) Symantec
15 28 (2.94%) EMC
16 26 (2.73%) CheckPoint
17 25 (2.63%) Juniper
18 18 (1.89%) Sourcefire
18 18 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
19 17 (1.79%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Corporate Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Online Media Experts - New Look
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago