The first table below looks at the demand for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 29 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 for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 51 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing FTP 25 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.29% 1.55% 4.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.79% 6.25% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £57,500 £34,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -9.21%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
212 80 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.36% 24.77% 34.91%
Number of salaries quoted 138 50 61
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
FTP
Hertfordshire

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FTP across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

FTP
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FTP across the Watford region.

FTP Salary Trend in Watford

FTP
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FTP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

FTP Salary Histogram in Watford

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 41 (93.18%) HTTP
2 39 (88.64%) Windows
3 38 (86.36%) Java
3 38 (86.36%) IIS
3 38 (86.36%) Manufacturing
4 37 (84.09%) Oracle
5 36 (81.82%) SQL
5 36 (81.82%) Tomcat
5 36 (81.82%) E-Commerce
5 36 (81.82%) Microsoft
5 36 (81.82%) Finance
5 36 (81.82%) Retail
6 35 (79.55%) WebSphere
6 35 (79.55%) IBM HTTP Server
6 35 (79.55%) UNIX
6 35 (79.55%) Middleware
6 35 (79.55%) IBM
6 35 (79.55%) MQSeries
6 35 (79.55%) AIX
6 35 (79.55%) Solaris
6 35 (79.55%) Linux
6 35 (79.55%) J2EE
6 35 (79.55%) MS Office
6 35 (79.55%) DB2
6 35 (79.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 35 (79.55%) JDBC
7 19 (43.18%) Bash Shell
7 19 (43.18%) Problem Management
7 19 (43.18%) Perl
7 19 (43.18%) ITIL

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region 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 38 (86.36%) IIS
2 36 (81.82%) Tomcat
3 35 (79.55%) MQSeries
3 35 (79.55%) IBM HTTP Server
3 35 (79.55%) WebSphere
3 35 (79.55%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
Applications
1 35 (79.55%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 41 (93.18%) HTTP
2 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.64%) SSL
3 5 (11.36%) VPN
3 5 (11.36%) LAN
3 5 (11.36%) WAN
4 4 (9.09%) SMTP
4 4 (9.09%) SNMP
4 4 (9.09%) IPsec
4 4 (9.09%) BIG-IP
4 4 (9.09%) VLAN
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (9.09%) Network Security
4 4 (9.09%) WAAS
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (9.09%) MPLS
4 4 (9.09%) OSPF
4 4 (9.09%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (79.55%) DB2
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 38 (86.36%) Manufacturing
2 36 (81.82%) Retail
2 36 (81.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Analyst
2 35 (79.55%) Support Analyst
3 34 (77.27%) Operations Analyst
3 34 (77.27%) Operations Support Analyst
4 18 (40.91%) Junior
5 17 (38.64%) Junior Analyst
6 16 (36.36%) Junior Support Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Applications Support
9 1 (2.27%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Systems Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Network Support
9 1 (2.27%) Network Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Junior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (79.55%) J2EE
1 35 (79.55%) JDBC
1 35 (79.55%) Middleware
2 4 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (4.55%) SAP XI
3 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (2.27%) XML
Operating Systems
1 39 (88.64%) Windows
2 35 (79.55%) AIX
2 35 (79.55%) Solaris
2 35 (79.55%) Linux
2 35 (79.55%) UNIX
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (81.82%) E-Commerce
2 19 (43.18%) ITIL
2 19 (43.18%) Problem Management
3 3 (6.82%) Network Management
3 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.55%) OO
4 2 (4.55%) ETL
4 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.55%) Change Management
4 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (4.55%) ERD
5 1 (2.27%) OWASP
5 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.27%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 38 (86.36%) Java
2 36 (81.82%) SQL
3 19 (43.18%) Bash Shell
3 19 (43.18%) Perl
4 2 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) CCNP
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.55%) CCIE
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) MCSA
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) Oracle
2 36 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 35 (79.55%) IBM
4 6 (13.64%) Cisco
5 4 (9.09%) Riverbed
5 4 (9.09%) F5
5 4 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (4.55%) Business Objects
6 2 (4.55%) SAP
6 2 (4.55%) VMware
7 1 (2.27%) JBoss
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint