The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for FTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 27 28 26
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Permanent jobs citing FTP 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.46% 3.21% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 33.33% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £39,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +9.85%  

FTP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 23 15 26
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 16.79% 9.62% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 14
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -26.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £64,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing FTP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for FTP in Chester

FTP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for FTP in Chester

FTP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for FTP.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
2 2 (66.67%) EAI
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Malware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
1 2 (66.67%) EAI
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft