The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 53 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing FTP 16 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.04% 1.94% 3.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.64% 7.87% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £31,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
FTP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 89 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.56% 24.72% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 104 52 69
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £23,300 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 39 (95.12%) HTTP
2 37 (90.24%) Windows
3 36 (87.80%) Manufacturing
4 35 (85.37%) Java
4 35 (85.37%) Oracle
4 35 (85.37%) IIS
5 34 (82.93%) E-Commerce
5 34 (82.93%) Microsoft
5 34 (82.93%) Finance
5 34 (82.93%) Retail
6 33 (80.49%) WebSphere
6 33 (80.49%) IBM HTTP Server
6 33 (80.49%) Middleware
6 33 (80.49%) IBM
6 33 (80.49%) AIX
6 33 (80.49%) Solaris
6 33 (80.49%) Linux
6 33 (80.49%) UNIX
6 33 (80.49%) Tomcat
6 33 (80.49%) MQSeries
6 33 (80.49%) MS Office
6 33 (80.49%) J2EE
6 33 (80.49%) JDBC
6 33 (80.49%) DB2
6 33 (80.49%) WebSphere Application Server
6 33 (80.49%) SQL
7 18 (43.90%) Bash Shell
7 18 (43.90%) Problem Management
7 18 (43.90%) Perl
7 18 (43.90%) ITIL

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (85.37%) IIS
2 33 (80.49%) WebSphere
2 33 (80.49%) IBM HTTP Server
2 33 (80.49%) Tomcat
2 33 (80.49%) MQSeries
2 33 (80.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (80.49%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 39 (95.12%) HTTP
2 6 (14.63%) SSL
2 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (9.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (9.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (9.76%) Network Security
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (9.76%) WAAS
3 4 (9.76%) BIG-IP
3 4 (9.76%) VLAN
3 4 (9.76%) SNMP
3 4 (9.76%) HTTPS
3 4 (9.76%) MPLS
3 4 (9.76%) OSPF
3 4 (9.76%) BGP
3 4 (9.76%) EIGRP
3 4 (9.76%) TACACS
3 4 (9.76%) IPsec
3 4 (9.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (80.49%) DB2
2 2 (4.88%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (87.80%) Manufacturing
2 34 (82.93%) Finance
2 34 (82.93%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (82.93%) Analyst
2 32 (78.05%) Support Analyst
2 32 (78.05%) Operations Analyst
2 32 (78.05%) Operations Support Analyst
3 17 (41.46%) Junior
4 16 (39.02%) Junior Analyst
5 15 (36.59%) Junior Support Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Network Support
8 1 (2.44%) Network Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Junior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (80.49%) Middleware
1 33 (80.49%) J2EE
1 33 (80.49%) JDBC
2 4 (9.76%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.88%) SAP XI
3 2 (4.88%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 37 (90.24%) Windows
2 33 (80.49%) AIX
2 33 (80.49%) Solaris
2 33 (80.49%) Linux
2 33 (80.49%) UNIX
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) E-Commerce
2 18 (43.90%) Problem Management
2 18 (43.90%) ITIL
3 5 (12.20%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
4 3 (7.32%) Network Management
5 2 (4.88%) ERD
5 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.88%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Change Management
5 2 (4.88%) ETL
5 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.88%) OO
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.44%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) Java
2 33 (80.49%) SQL
3 18 (43.90%) Bash Shell
3 18 (43.90%) Perl
4 2 (4.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) CCNP
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.88%) CCIE
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) MCSA
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) Oracle
2 34 (82.93%) Microsoft
3 33 (80.49%) IBM
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco
5 4 (9.76%) Riverbed
5 4 (9.76%) F5
5 4 (9.76%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) SAP
6 2 (4.88%) Business Objects