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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 517 551 432
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -119
Permanent jobs citing FTP 442 338 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.31% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% 1.76% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 345 285 476
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
20862 19212 21438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.81% 17.68% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16558 15532 17592
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 August 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 August 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 +41 416 £42,500 +13.33% 51
London +60 167 £50,000 +11.11% 19
South East -13 95 £32,500 -14.47% 5
East of England +20 51 £42,500 +21.42% 6
City of London +18 46 £50,000 -13.04% 4
South West -5 33 £33,750 -15.62% 5
East Sussex 0 28 £28,000 +24.44% 1
Brighton -5 28 £28,000 +24.44% 1
Hertfordshire -1 24 £42,500 +23.18%
West Yorkshire -33 23 £25,500 -15.00% 3
Yorkshire -39 23 £25,500 -8.92% 5
Berkshire -21 22 £32,500 -15.58% 3
Leeds -23 22 £30,500 +1.66% 3
Hampshire +3 20 £42,500 +21.42% 1
North West -42 20 £37,500 +5.63% 5
West Midlands +7 19 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Scotland -1 19 £32,000 -1.53%
Gloucestershire +14 18 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Bedfordshire - 18 £57,500 - 6
Edinburgh +7 16 £32,000 -1.53%
Cheltenham +4 16 £37,500 -2.59%
Watford -4 16 - -
Luton - 12 £62,500 - 4
Dorset -4 10 £30,750 -38.50%
Manchester -9 10 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Essex +10 8 £35,000 -
Reading -9 8 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Cheshire -27 8 £55,000 +32.53% 1
Slough +7 7 £37,500 -
Southampton +6 7 £42,500 +21.42% 1

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 486 (50.47%) Windows
2 425 (44.13%) Linux
3 389 (40.39%) SQL
4 336 (34.89%) DNS
5 292 (30.32%) Microsoft
6 281 (29.18%) TCP/IP
7 266 (27.62%) HTTP
8 253 (26.27%) SQL Server
9 241 (25.03%) Finance
10 218 (22.64%) Oracle
11 184 (19.11%) Active Directory
12 183 (19.00%) UNIX
13 179 (18.59%) IIS
14 175 (18.17%) Java
14 175 (18.17%) DHCP
15 171 (17.76%) SMTP
16 161 (16.72%) ITIL
17 157 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
18 153 (15.89%) Degree
19 151 (15.68%) MS Excel
20 145 (15.06%) XML
21 139 (14.43%) LAN
22 138 (14.33%) VPN
23 137 (14.23%) WAN
24 136 (14.12%) VMware
25 135 (14.02%) SAN
26 133 (13.81%) HTML
27 123 (12.77%) Firewall
27 123 (12.77%) Bash Shell
28 121 (12.56%) E-Commerce

FTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 179 (18.59%) IIS
2 120 (12.46%) Tomcat
3 96 (9.97%) Apache
4 93 (9.66%) SharePoint
5 67 (6.96%) MS Exchange
6 60 (6.23%) WebSphere
7 44 (4.57%) CMS
8 39 (4.05%) WebSphere Application Server
9 38 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
10 37 (3.84%) MQSeries
11 32 (3.32%) IBM HTTP Server
12 24 (2.49%) Node.js
13 20 (2.08%) WordPress
14 19 (1.97%) nginx
15 18 (1.87%) WebLogic
16 14 (1.45%) GroupWise
17 10 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
17 10 (1.04%) Umbraco
17 10 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
18 9 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 151 (15.68%) MS Excel
2 94 (9.76%) MS Office
3 22 (2.28%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.52%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.21%) MS Project
8 1 (0.10%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 35 (3.63%) Dynamics GP
2 22 (2.28%) Oracle Financials
3 20 (2.08%) Oracle Payables
3 20 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
3 20 (2.08%) Oracle General Ledger
3 20 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (1.56%) Oracle Assets
5 13 (1.35%) Cognos TM1
6 12 (1.25%) Magento
7 11 (1.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 11 (1.14%) Oracle Retail
8 9 (0.93%) Markit EDM
9 8 (0.83%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
11 3 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
12 2 (0.21%) INSURE/90
12 2 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
13 1 (0.10%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 1 (0.10%) Oracle AGIS
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (2.08%) Basecamp
3 18 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (1.77%) SaaS
5 9 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.62%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.21%) IaaS
8 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.10%) PaaS
9 1 (0.10%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 336 (34.89%) DNS
2 281 (29.18%) TCP/IP
3 266 (27.62%) HTTP
4 175 (18.17%) DHCP
5 171 (17.76%) SMTP
6 139 (14.43%) LAN
7 138 (14.33%) VPN
8 137 (14.23%) WAN
9 135 (14.02%) SAN
10 123 (12.77%) Firewall
11 118 (12.25%) Internet
12 95 (9.87%) SSH
13 91 (9.45%) LDAP
13 91 (9.45%) SSL
14 66 (6.85%) NAS
15 58 (6.02%) iSCSI
16 52 (5.40%) HTTPS
17 47 (4.88%) VoIP
18 42 (4.36%) Cisco IOS
19 41 (4.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (26.27%) SQL Server
2 84 (8.72%) MySQL
3 68 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 61 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (4.15%) DB2
6 36 (3.74%) Relational Database
7 35 (3.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 35 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
8 32 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (2.80%) Oracle Database
10 25 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
10 25 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (2.18%) Oracle Reports
12 20 (2.08%) SAP Data Services
13 15 (1.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 15 (1.56%) Cognos Framework Manager
14 13 (1.35%) Cognos Powerplay
14 13 (1.35%) BusinessObjects XI
15 12 (1.25%) Cognos Impromptu
16 11 (1.14%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 102 (10.59%) JIRA
2 69 (7.17%) Subversion
3 33 (3.43%) Jenkins
4 26 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
5 22 (2.28%) Toad
6 20 (2.08%) Git (software)
7 14 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (1.04%) Selenium
8 10 (1.04%) ClearQuest
9 7 (0.73%) Dreamweaver
9 7 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.62%) Firebug
10 6 (0.62%) Visual Studio
10 6 (0.62%) Ant
10 6 (0.62%) Grunt
11 5 (0.52%) JSHint
11 5 (0.52%) JUnit
11 5 (0.52%) Maven
12 4 (0.42%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.31%) Introscope
General
1 241 (25.03%) Finance
2 86 (8.93%) Retail
3 49 (5.09%) Manufacturing
4 47 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 46 (4.78%) Banking
6 29 (3.01%) Advertising
6 29 (3.01%) French Language
7 28 (2.91%) Marketing
8 23 (2.39%) Front Office
9 22 (2.28%) Investment Banking
9 22 (2.28%) Back Office
10 20 (2.08%) German Language
11 18 (1.87%) Publishing
12 13 (1.35%) Italian Language
13 11 (1.14%) Legal
14 10 (1.04%) Retail Banking
15 9 (0.93%) Law
16 8 (0.83%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.62%) Spanish Language
17 6 (0.62%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 233 (24.20%) Analyst
2 143 (14.85%) Developer
3 124 (12.88%) Support Analyst
4 114 (11.84%) Administrator
5 96 (9.97%) Systems Administrator
6 59 (6.13%) Support Engineer
7 52 (5.40%) Applications Support
7 52 (5.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 48 (4.98%) Systems Engineer
9 43 (4.47%) Linux Administrator
10 40 (4.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 39 (4.05%) Team Leader
11 39 (4.05%) Web Engineer
12 37 (3.84%) Junior
13 36 (3.74%) Software Engineer
14 35 (3.63%) Network Engineer
14 35 (3.63%) Operations Analyst
15 33 (3.43%) .NET Developer
15 33 (3.43%) Systems Support
16 31 (3.22%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (15.06%) XML
2 133 (13.81%) HTML
3 104 (10.80%) .NET
4 96 (9.97%) Web Services
5 73 (7.58%) CSS
6 61 (6.33%) Middleware
7 52 (5.40%) J2EE
8 45 (4.67%) ASP.NET
9 35 (3.63%) JDBC
10 28 (2.91%) ActiveMQ
11 26 (2.70%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 25 (2.60%) SOAP
12 25 (2.60%) RabbitMQ
13 24 (2.49%) LAMP
14 22 (2.28%) COM
15 20 (2.08%) jQuery
16 17 (1.77%) Flash
17 16 (1.66%) HTML5
18 15 (1.56%) WF
19 14 (1.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 50 (5.19%) Management Information System
2 36 (3.74%) Computer Science
3 32 (3.32%) Hedge funds
4 29 (3.01%) Mobile App
5 27 (2.80%) Replication
6 23 (2.39%) Clustering
6 23 (2.39%) Cryptography
7 21 (2.18%) Blackberry
8 17 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
9 16 (1.66%) EMV
10 14 (1.45%) Credit Risk
10 14 (1.45%) EFT
11 13 (1.35%) Blog
11 13 (1.35%) Derivative
12 12 (1.25%) Firmware
13 11 (1.14%) Digital Media
14 10 (1.04%) NHS
14 10 (1.04%) CLARiiON
14 10 (1.04%) Mainframe
15 9 (0.93%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 486 (50.47%) Windows
2 425 (44.13%) Linux
3 183 (19.00%) UNIX
4 157 (16.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 107 (11.11%) Solaris
6 99 (10.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 78 (8.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 69 (7.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 55 (5.71%) AIX
10 54 (5.61%) Windows 7
11 43 (4.47%) Debian
12 29 (3.01%) Windows XP
13 24 (2.49%) CentOS
14 23 (2.39%) Windows 8
14 23 (2.39%) Embedded Linux
15 22 (2.28%) Ubuntu
16 20 (2.08%) HPUX
17 16 (1.66%) Windows Mobile
18 13 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
19 12 (1.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (16.72%) ITIL
2 121 (12.56%) E-Commerce
3 72 (7.48%) Project Management
4 59 (6.13%) DevOps
5 55 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 51 (5.30%) Incident Management
7 50 (5.19%) Service Delivery
8 49 (5.09%) Configuration Management
8 49 (5.09%) Software Engineering
8 49 (5.09%) Load Balancing
9 48 (4.98%) Problem Management
10 45 (4.67%) ETL
10 45 (4.67%) Change Management
11 44 (4.57%) Kalman Filter
12 38 (3.95%) Time Management
13 36 (3.74%) Analytics
14 33 (3.43%) Root Cause Analysis
15 32 (3.32%) Data Management
16 28 (2.91%) Information Security
17 26 (2.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 389 (40.39%) SQL
2 175 (18.17%) Java
3 123 (12.77%) Bash Shell
4 109 (11.32%) C#
5 88 (9.14%) JavaScript
6 83 (8.62%) Perl
7 80 (8.31%) PHP
8 51 (5.30%) PowerShell
9 46 (4.78%) Shell Script
10 39 (4.05%) C
11 35 (3.63%) C++
12 34 (3.53%) Python
13 30 (3.12%) VBScript
14 27 (2.80%) VB
15 26 (2.70%) XPath
16 25 (2.60%) T-SQL
17 22 (2.28%) PL/SQL
18 21 (2.18%) XQuery
19 17 (1.77%) VBA
20 16 (1.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 153 (15.89%) Degree
2 50 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (3.95%) MCSE
5 36 (3.74%) CCNA
6 30 (3.12%) CCNP
7 27 (2.80%) MCITP
8 25 (2.60%) MCSA
9 22 (2.28%) Security Cleared
10 20 (2.08%) SC Cleared
11 19 (1.97%) CCIE
12 18 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 15 (1.56%) DV Cleared
14 14 (1.45%) MCP
15 13 (1.35%) GCIA
15 13 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (1.14%) GIAC
17 10 (1.04%) RHCE
18 9 (0.93%) PMP
18 9 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (11.53%) SLA
2 26 (2.70%) QA
3 9 (0.93%) CRD IV
3 9 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.42%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.21%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.21%) HL7
System Software
1 184 (19.11%) Active Directory
2 94 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (4.47%) Postfix
4 41 (4.26%) NFS
5 28 (2.91%) Hyper-V
6 27 (2.80%) vSphere
7 25 (2.60%) VMware ESX
8 23 (2.39%) Samba
9 18 (1.87%) Xen
10 17 (1.77%) Snort
10 17 (1.77%) XenServer
11 14 (1.45%) Sendmail
12 13 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (1.14%) XenApp
13 11 (1.14%) vCloud
14 9 (0.93%) KVM
14 9 (0.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 9 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 7 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 7 (0.73%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 60 (6.23%) Nagios
2 59 (6.13%) SCOM
3 56 (5.82%) Puppet
4 36 (3.74%) OpenView
5 27 (2.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 27 (2.80%) Tivoli
6 22 (2.28%) WSUS
7 21 (2.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 21 (2.18%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (1.56%) SCVMM
9 13 (1.35%) NetBackup
9 13 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
10 11 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 11 (1.14%) ARCserve
11 10 (1.04%) Backup Exec
12 9 (0.93%) Rsyslog
12 9 (0.93%) Salt
12 9 (0.93%) Plesk
13 8 (0.83%) Control-M
14 7 (0.73%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 292 (30.32%) Microsoft
2 218 (22.64%) Oracle
3 136 (14.12%) VMware
4 118 (12.25%) Cisco
5 112 (11.63%) HP
6 91 (9.45%) Red Hat
7 69 (7.17%) Citrix
8 67 (6.96%) IBM
9 47 (4.88%) F5
10 46 (4.78%) NetApp
11 41 (4.26%) Symantec
12 40 (4.15%) Dell
13 37 (3.84%) Remedy
14 36 (3.74%) Sun
15 27 (2.80%) EMC
16 26 (2.70%) Juniper
17 20 (2.08%) CheckPoint
18 18 (1.87%) SAP
19 17 (1.77%) Google
20 15 (1.56%) Cognos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sure Recruitment
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
networx
Salary: From £21,500 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £33,000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
RecruitX
Salary: £26k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum +Many benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £23k - 28k per year + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edwin Alsop Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Bonus Potential
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 10 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
LEO Learning
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago