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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 60 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing FTP 6 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.19% 4.47% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.08% 17.16% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
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
118 134 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.37% 26.07% 31.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79 100 90
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,800 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015, 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 24 (92.31%) UNIX
2 23 (88.46%) Java
2 23 (88.46%) SQL
3 21 (80.77%) Windows
3 21 (80.77%) Tomcat
4 18 (69.23%) Linux
5 17 (65.38%) MS Office
5 17 (65.38%) Oracle
5 17 (65.38%) HTTP
5 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
5 17 (65.38%) Middleware
6 16 (61.54%) Solaris
7 15 (57.69%) IIS
7 15 (57.69%) JDBC
7 15 (57.69%) ITIL
7 15 (57.69%) AIX
7 15 (57.69%) DB2
7 15 (57.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 15 (57.69%) J2EE
7 15 (57.69%) Perl
7 15 (57.69%) MQSeries
7 15 (57.69%) IBM
7 15 (57.69%) IBM HTTP Server
7 15 (57.69%) Retail
7 15 (57.69%) WebSphere
7 15 (57.69%) Problem Management
7 15 (57.69%) Bash Shell
8 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
9 8 (30.77%) LAN
9 8 (30.77%) WAN

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 21 (80.77%) Tomcat
2 15 (57.69%) MQSeries
2 15 (57.69%) IBM HTTP Server
2 15 (57.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 15 (57.69%) IIS
2 15 (57.69%) WebSphere
3 6 (23.08%) Apache
4 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (65.38%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) HTTP
2 8 (30.77%) WAN
2 8 (30.77%) LAN
2 8 (30.77%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) SSL
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (7.69%) HSRP
3 2 (7.69%) Multicast
3 2 (7.69%) PuTTY
3 2 (7.69%) WinSCP
3 2 (7.69%) VoIP
3 2 (7.69%) ATM
3 2 (7.69%) DHCP
3 2 (7.69%) SNMP
3 2 (7.69%) DMZ
3 2 (7.69%) DWDM
3 2 (7.69%) MPLS
3 2 (7.69%) OSPF
3 2 (7.69%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) DB2
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Toad
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 15 (57.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Analyst
1 22 (84.62%) Support Analyst
2 14 (53.85%) Operations Analyst
2 14 (53.85%) Operations Support Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Applications Support
3 6 (23.08%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Environment Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Network Support
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) Middleware
2 15 (57.69%) J2EE
2 15 (57.69%) JDBC
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) UNIX
2 21 (80.77%) Windows
3 18 (69.23%) Linux
4 16 (61.54%) Solaris
5 15 (57.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) ITIL
1 15 (57.69%) Problem Management
2 14 (53.85%) E-Commerce
3 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.69%) Time Management
4 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) Java
1 23 (88.46%) SQL
2 15 (57.69%) Perl
2 15 (57.69%) Bash Shell
3 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) CCNP
1 2 (7.69%) CCNA
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Terminal Server
1 6 (23.08%) Samba
2 1 (3.85%) Sendmail
2 1 (3.85%) Veritas File System
2 1 (3.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Oracle
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) IBM
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 6 (23.08%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas
6 1 (3.85%) Sun