Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for FTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FTP over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 839 646 664
Rank change year-on-year -193 +18 +78
Permanent jobs citing FTP 282 589 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.36% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 2.24% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 234 476 475
England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -3.49% -4.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -3.49% -4.44%

FTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 22,984 26,257 30,419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.97% 16.01% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18,307 21,487 25,186
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

FTP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing FTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for FTP in England

FTP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for FTP in England

FTP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FTP in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for FTP in England

FTP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the England region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -57 120 £55,000 +10.00% 15
East of England +5 48 £47,500 -5.00% 4
North of England -30 41 £45,500 +18.18% 14
South East -58 31 £31,500 -27.59% 13
Yorkshire +37 25 £47,000 +56.67% 7
Midlands -13 23 £36,500 -8.75% 6
West Midlands +35 19 £36,500 -2.67% 5
South West -61 19 £19,000 -57.78% 7
North West -57 15 £45,000 +16.88% 7
East Midlands -34 4 £47,500 +18.75% 1
North East -10 1 £31,424 -3.31%
FTP
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing FTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for FTP.

1 115 (40.78%) DNS
2 113 (40.07%) Windows
3 111 (39.36%) SQL
4 96 (34.04%) HTTP
5 92 (32.62%) TCP/IP
5 92 (32.62%) Linux
6 90 (31.91%) Firewall
7 85 (30.14%) Finance
8 79 (28.01%) SQL Server
9 77 (27.30%) Microsoft
10 76 (26.95%) Active Directory
11 71 (25.18%) DHCP
11 71 (25.18%) XML
12 68 (24.11%) VPN
13 67 (23.76%) SSL
13 67 (23.76%) Web Services
14 65 (23.05%) Java
15 64 (22.70%) VMware
15 64 (22.70%) Degree
16 62 (21.99%) SSH
16 62 (21.99%) Windows Server
17 60 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
18 54 (19.15%) SMTP
19 52 (18.44%) Cisco
20 51 (18.09%) Oracle
20 51 (18.09%) Amazon AWS
21 42 (14.89%) .NET
21 42 (14.89%) IBM
22 41 (14.54%) IPsec
23 39 (13.83%) Internet

FTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 39 (13.83%) IIS
2 31 (10.99%) WebSphere
3 27 (9.57%) SharePoint
4 22 (7.80%) Apache
5 20 (7.09%) Tomcat
6 19 (6.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 18 (6.38%) JBoss
7 18 (6.38%) Skype for Business
8 15 (5.32%) WebLogic
9 12 (4.26%) OpenStack
10 11 (3.90%) Confluence
11 9 (3.19%) CMS
11 9 (3.19%) MS Exchange
12 6 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (2.13%) Umbraco
13 5 (1.77%) Mule
13 5 (1.77%) nginx
14 4 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
15 3 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (4.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.90%) Documaker
2 4 (1.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 51 (18.09%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (8.51%) IaaS
4 19 (6.74%) Office 365
5 18 (6.38%) SaaS
6 13 (4.61%) GitHub
7 5 (1.77%) Slack
8 4 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.06%) PaaS
10 2 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.71%) G Suite
10 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.71%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.71%) npm
10 2 (0.71%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 115 (40.78%) DNS
2 96 (34.04%) HTTP
3 92 (32.62%) TCP/IP
4 90 (31.91%) Firewall
5 71 (25.18%) DHCP
6 68 (24.11%) VPN
7 67 (23.76%) SSL
8 62 (21.99%) SSH
9 54 (19.15%) SMTP
10 41 (14.54%) IPsec
11 39 (13.83%) Internet
12 34 (12.06%) HTTPS
13 30 (10.64%) SNMP
14 28 (9.93%) WAN
15 25 (8.87%) SAN
16 24 (8.51%) BGP
16 24 (8.51%) OSPF
17 21 (7.45%) LAN
18 18 (6.38%) Cisco IOS
18 18 (6.38%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (28.01%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.80%) MySQL
3 21 (7.45%) Relational Database
4 18 (6.38%) MongoDB
5 15 (5.32%) Oracle Database
6 14 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (4.26%) RDBMS
8 11 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (3.55%) SQL Server 2016
9 10 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.84%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.77%) NoSQL
13 4 (1.42%) Neo4j
13 4 (1.42%) Redis
13 4 (1.42%) Riak
14 3 (1.06%) SAP HANA
14 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (8.16%) Maven
2 22 (7.80%) JIRA
3 16 (5.67%) Eclipse
3 16 (5.67%) Git (software)
3 16 (5.67%) IntelliJ
3 16 (5.67%) NetBeans
4 12 (4.26%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (3.90%) Gerrit
6 9 (3.19%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.13%) Log4Net
7 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.42%) Selenium
9 3 (1.06%) Ant
9 3 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.06%) JUnit
9 3 (1.06%) Subversion
10 2 (0.71%) TortoiseSVN
10 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.35%) Hudson
General
1 85 (30.14%) Finance
2 22 (7.80%) Retail
3 13 (4.61%) Banking
4 12 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.19%) Marketing
6 8 (2.84%) Back Office
6 8 (2.84%) Front Office
7 5 (1.77%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.06%) Legal
9 2 (0.71%) Automotive
9 2 (0.71%) Law
9 2 (0.71%) Publishing
9 2 (0.71%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.35%) Billing
10 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.35%) Local Government
10 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 70 (24.82%) Analyst
2 41 (14.54%) Support Analyst
3 37 (13.12%) Support Engineer
4 26 (9.22%) Developer
5 22 (7.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 21 (7.45%) Administrator
7 18 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
8 16 (5.67%) Integration Engineer
8 16 (5.67%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 16 (5.67%) Senior Support Engineer
9 15 (5.32%) Network Engineer
9 15 (5.32%) Operations Analyst
10 14 (4.96%) DevOps Engineer
10 14 (4.96%) Technical Analyst
11 13 (4.61%) Linux Administrator
11 13 (4.61%) Technical Support
12 12 (4.26%) Consultant
12 12 (4.26%) Technical Support Analyst
13 11 (3.90%) 1st Line Support
13 11 (3.90%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (25.18%) XML
2 67 (23.76%) Web Services
3 42 (14.89%) .NET
4 37 (13.12%) SOAP
5 27 (9.57%) HTML
6 26 (9.22%) Spring
7 25 (8.87%) JMS
7 25 (8.87%) REST
8 21 (7.45%) Middleware
9 20 (7.09%) Java EE
10 17 (6.03%) EDI
11 16 (5.67%) Java SE
12 15 (5.32%) RESTful
13 13 (4.61%) CSS
14 12 (4.26%) LAMP
15 11 (3.90%) EDIFACT
15 11 (3.90%) YAML
16 10 (3.55%) .NET Framework
16 10 (3.55%) XSLT
17 9 (3.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.45%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (7.09%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.96%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.55%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.55%) Fintech
6 10 (3.55%) Hedge funds
7 9 (3.19%) Equities
8 6 (2.13%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (2.13%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.13%) TRADACOMS
8 6 (2.13%) User Experience
8 6 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.77%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 5 (1.77%) Derivative
9 5 (1.77%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 5 (1.77%) Replication
10 4 (1.42%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 113 (40.07%) Windows
2 92 (32.62%) Linux
3 62 (21.99%) Windows Server
4 23 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (6.74%) CentOS
5 19 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (6.38%) Android
7 17 (6.03%) Unix
8 12 (4.26%) Mac OS
8 12 (4.26%) Solaris
9 10 (3.55%) Windows 10
10 8 (2.84%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.77%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.77%) VMS
11 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.42%) AIX
13 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.35%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (12.77%) Project Management
2 34 (12.06%) Software Engineering
3 28 (9.93%) Capacity Planning
3 28 (9.93%) DevOps
4 27 (9.57%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (8.87%) SIEM
6 24 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (8.51%) Incident Management
7 23 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 23 (8.16%) SDLC
8 22 (7.80%) ITIL
9 21 (7.45%) High Availability
9 21 (7.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 21 (7.45%) SOA
9 21 (7.45%) Software Delivery
9 21 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (7.09%) Security Operations
11 18 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (6.38%) Open Source
11 18 (6.38%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (39.36%) SQL
2 65 (23.05%) Java
3 35 (12.41%) Python
4 33 (11.70%) PowerShell
5 32 (11.35%) Bash Shell
6 30 (10.64%) C#
7 24 (8.51%) JavaScript
8 22 (7.80%) PHP
9 18 (6.38%) Perl
10 14 (4.96%) ActionScript
10 14 (4.96%) ActionScript 2.0
11 10 (3.55%) Shell Script
12 9 (3.19%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.84%) C
14 7 (2.48%) RPG
15 6 (2.13%) XPath
16 5 (1.77%) ABAP
17 4 (1.42%) AWK
17 4 (1.42%) C++
17 4 (1.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 64 (22.70%) Degree
2 31 (10.99%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (6.38%) CCNA
4 13 (4.61%) CCNP
4 13 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (4.26%) MCSE
6 9 (3.19%) ISEB
6 9 (3.19%) ISTQB
7 8 (2.84%) Security Cleared
8 7 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (2.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (2.48%) MCP
8 7 (2.48%) SC Cleared
9 5 (1.77%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (1.42%) CCIE
11 3 (1.06%) CISSP
11 3 (1.06%) GCFA
11 3 (1.06%) GCIH
11 3 (1.06%) RHCE
12 2 (0.71%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.38%) QA
2 15 (5.32%) SLA
3 11 (3.90%) PCI DSS
4 9 (3.19%) GDPR
5 7 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.42%) Data Quality
7 3 (1.06%) ISO 20022
7 3 (1.06%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.35%) COBIT
8 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 76 (26.95%) Active Directory
2 60 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (8.16%) Hyper-V
4 16 (5.67%) Docker
4 16 (5.67%) XenApp
5 15 (5.32%) VirtualBox
6 12 (4.26%) Firmware
7 11 (3.90%) Samba
7 11 (3.90%) vSphere
7 11 (3.90%) XenServer
8 9 (3.19%) NFS
9 8 (2.84%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.42%) GPFS
10 4 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.42%) VMware Server
10 4 (1.42%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (1.06%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.35%) Postfix
12 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (6.74%) Ansible
1 19 (6.74%) Puppet
2 17 (6.03%) Nagios
3 13 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (3.90%) Rancher
4 11 (3.90%) Sysdig
4 11 (3.90%) vRealize
5 5 (1.77%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.77%) SCCM
5 5 (1.77%) Terraform
5 5 (1.77%) WSUS
6 4 (1.42%) CSIRT
6 4 (1.42%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.42%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.06%) Control-M
7 3 (1.06%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (1.06%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 77 (27.30%) Microsoft
2 64 (22.70%) VMware
3 52 (18.44%) Cisco
4 51 (18.09%) Oracle
5 42 (14.89%) IBM
6 35 (12.41%) TIBCO
7 28 (9.93%) Citrix
7 28 (9.93%) Dell
7 28 (9.93%) Splunk
8 25 (8.87%) HP
9 18 (6.38%) Red Hat
10 17 (6.03%) ServiceNow
11 16 (5.67%) BEA
11 16 (5.67%) Qualys
12 15 (5.32%) LogLogic
13 13 (4.61%) Intel
13 13 (4.61%) SAP
14 12 (4.26%) AppDynamics
15 11 (3.90%) New Relic
15 11 (3.90%) WorldPay