Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 797 867 691
Rank change year-on-year +70 -176 -5
Permanent jobs citing FTP 230 272 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 1.19% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 195 229 457
England median annual salary £47,500 £41,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.85% -1.20% -3.49%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +14.46% - -3.49%

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 19,687 22,911 26,580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.54% 15.05% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15,469 18,180 21,722
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +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 14 November 2019.

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 14 November 2019. 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 +105 125 £55,000 +4.76% 9
South East +50 41 £33,000 +4.76% 11
North of England +23 28 £31,500 -16.00% 13
Midlands +49 19 £55,000 +50.68% 1
North West +33 17 £29,000 -17.14% 9
West Midlands +28 14 £55,000 +50.68% 1
South West +3 9 £62,500 +228.95% 3
Yorkshire -16 9 £50,000 +33.33% 4
East of England +21 8 £50,000 +19.05% 3
East Midlands +16 5 £47,500 -
North East +21 2 £45,012 +43.24%
FTP
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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 85 (36.96%) DNS
2 77 (33.48%) TCP/IP
3 73 (31.74%) DHCP
4 72 (31.30%) Linux
5 68 (29.57%) Windows
5 68 (29.57%) Finance
6 67 (29.13%) SQL
7 63 (27.39%) Active Directory
8 56 (24.35%) Microsoft
9 55 (23.91%) Firewall
9 55 (23.91%) SQL Server
10 50 (21.74%) VMware
11 47 (20.43%) WAN
12 46 (20.00%) LAN
13 43 (18.70%) Problem-Solving
14 42 (18.26%) HTTP
15 41 (17.83%) C#
16 38 (16.52%) Cisco Certification
17 36 (15.65%) .NET
17 36 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
18 35 (15.22%) Azure
19 34 (14.78%) Office 365
19 34 (14.78%) Python
19 34 (14.78%) Windows Server
20 33 (14.35%) AWS
21 32 (13.91%) XML
21 32 (13.91%) VoIP
22 31 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
23 30 (13.04%) Cisco
24 29 (12.61%) SMTP

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 20 (8.70%) IIS
2 15 (6.52%) Apache
3 12 (5.22%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.17%) Confluence
5 5 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.17%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.17%) Mule
5 5 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.74%) nginx
7 3 (1.30%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.30%) CMS
7 3 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.30%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.43%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.43%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (2.61%) CINEMA 4D
3 6 (2.61%) Maya
3 6 (2.61%) MODO
3 6 (2.61%) NUKE
4 4 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.43%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.43%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.43%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (1.74%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (1.74%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.30%) Magento
2 3 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.87%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 35 (15.22%) Azure
2 34 (14.78%) Office 365
3 33 (14.35%) AWS
4 11 (4.78%) G Suite
5 10 (4.35%) Amazon S3
5 10 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
5 10 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (4.35%) Serverless
6 8 (3.48%) AWS IoT
6 8 (3.48%) GCP
6 8 (3.48%) Power Platform
7 7 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (2.61%) Dropbox
9 5 (2.17%) GitHub
9 5 (2.17%) IaaS
9 5 (2.17%) iPaaS
10 3 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.30%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 2 (0.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 85 (36.96%) DNS
2 77 (33.48%) TCP/IP
3 73 (31.74%) DHCP
4 55 (23.91%) Firewall
5 47 (20.43%) WAN
6 46 (20.00%) LAN
7 42 (18.26%) HTTP
8 32 (13.91%) VoIP
9 29 (12.61%) SMTP
10 27 (11.74%) Network Security
11 26 (11.30%) SSH
12 21 (9.13%) Internet
13 20 (8.70%) VLAN
14 18 (7.83%) Wireless
15 17 (7.39%) Ethernet
15 17 (7.39%) SAN
16 14 (6.09%) VPN
17 13 (5.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 13 (5.65%) IPsec
17 13 (5.65%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (7.39%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (7.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (6.52%) MySQL
5 13 (5.65%) Amazon Redshift
6 12 (5.22%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (4.78%) Amazon Aurora
7 11 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (3.91%) MongoDB
8 9 (3.91%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (3.48%) Power BI
10 7 (3.04%) NoSQL
11 6 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (2.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 5 (2.17%) InterSystems Cache
13 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (8.26%) JIRA
2 14 (6.09%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.48%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.48%) Selenium
4 7 (3.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (2.61%) Travis CI
6 5 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (2.17%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.17%) JUnit
6 5 (2.17%) Maven
7 4 (1.74%) Subversion
7 4 (1.74%) Zephyr
8 3 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.87%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.43%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.43%) gulp
10 1 (0.43%) NWDS
10 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (29.57%) Finance
2 12 (5.22%) Retail
3 11 (4.78%) Banking
4 10 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.48%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.17%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.74%) Marketing
8 2 (0.87%) Back Office
8 2 (0.87%) Front Office
8 2 (0.87%) Games
8 2 (0.87%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.43%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 56 (24.35%) Analyst
2 40 (17.39%) Developer
3 22 (9.57%) Support Engineer
4 20 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (8.70%) Network Analyst
5 19 (8.26%) Network Security Analyst
5 19 (8.26%) Security Analyst
6 18 (7.83%) Consultant
6 18 (7.83%) Support Analyst
7 16 (6.96%) Network Engineer
8 14 (6.09%) IT Support
9 13 (5.65%) Infrastructure Support
10 10 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
10 10 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
10 10 (4.35%) Technical Support
11 9 (3.91%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (3.91%) Team Leader
12 8 (3.48%) Network Consultant
12 8 (3.48%) Support Consultant
13 7 (3.04%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (15.65%) .NET
2 32 (13.91%) XML
3 20 (8.70%) Web Services
4 16 (6.96%) ASP.NET
5 12 (5.22%) EDI
6 11 (4.78%) SOAP
7 10 (4.35%) HTML
8 9 (3.91%) .NET Framework
8 9 (3.91%) Spring
9 8 (3.48%) Ajax
9 8 (3.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (3.48%) CSS
9 8 (3.48%) J2EE
9 8 (3.48%) REST
9 8 (3.48%) Spring Boot
9 8 (3.48%) XMPP
10 7 (3.04%) Middleware
11 6 (2.61%) CGI
11 6 (2.61%) EDIFACT
11 6 (2.61%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 9 (3.91%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (3.48%) Smart Home
6 7 (3.04%) AS400
6 7 (3.04%) CCTV
6 7 (3.04%) iSeries
6 7 (3.04%) NHS
7 6 (2.61%) Animation
7 6 (2.61%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.61%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (2.17%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.17%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.74%) Equities
9 4 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.74%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.74%) Smart Meter
9 4 (1.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (31.30%) Linux
2 68 (29.57%) Windows
3 34 (14.78%) Windows Server
4 18 (7.83%) Unix
5 13 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.48%) Mac OS
7 7 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.61%) Windows 10
9 5 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.30%) AIX
10 3 (1.30%) Android
10 3 (1.30%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.30%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.30%) Solaris
10 3 (1.30%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.87%) CentOS
11 2 (0.87%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (18.70%) Problem-Solving
2 31 (13.48%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (11.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 22 (9.57%) Computer Science
5 21 (9.13%) OO
6 20 (8.70%) DevOps
7 19 (8.26%) SIEM
8 17 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (6.52%) Service Delivery
9 15 (6.52%) TDD
10 14 (6.09%) ETL
10 14 (6.09%) Network Management
10 14 (6.09%) Unit Testing
11 13 (5.65%) ITIL
11 13 (5.65%) Project Management
12 11 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (4.78%) ERP
12 11 (4.78%) Mentoring
12 11 (4.78%) Workflow
13 10 (4.35%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 67 (29.13%) SQL
2 41 (17.83%) C#
3 34 (14.78%) Python
4 27 (11.74%) Java
5 16 (6.96%) PowerShell
6 14 (6.09%) T-SQL
7 13 (5.65%) C
8 10 (4.35%) JavaScript
8 10 (4.35%) PHP
9 8 (3.48%) ActionScript
9 8 (3.48%) ActionScript 2.0
10 7 (3.04%) C++
10 7 (3.04%) RPG
10 7 (3.04%) VB
11 6 (2.61%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.17%) ABAP
12 5 (2.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 5 (2.17%) Go
13 4 (1.74%) Perl
13 4 (1.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (16.52%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (11.74%) CCNA
3 22 (9.57%) Degree
4 18 (7.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (6.96%) CCSA
6 12 (5.22%) CCNP
7 10 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (3.91%) CCIE
9 7 (3.04%) MCSA
10 5 (2.17%) MCP
11 4 (1.74%) MCSE
11 4 (1.74%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.30%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 3 (1.30%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.87%) HND
14 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
14 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.43%) MCTS
14 1 (0.43%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.83%) PCI DSS
2 13 (5.65%) SLA
3 5 (2.17%) QA
4 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (27.39%) Active Directory
2 28 (12.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.78%) Docker
4 10 (4.35%) vSphere
5 9 (3.91%) Hyper-V
6 8 (3.48%) NFS
7 5 (2.17%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.30%) iptables
8 3 (1.30%) Terminal Server
8 3 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.87%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (8.26%) FortiGate
2 18 (7.83%) Ansible
3 17 (7.39%) SCCM
4 16 (6.96%) Nessus
5 7 (3.04%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (2.61%) SCOM
6 6 (2.61%) Stealthwatch
7 5 (2.17%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (2.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (2.17%) Nagios
8 4 (1.74%) HP ALM
8 4 (1.74%) Puppet
8 4 (1.74%) vCenter Server
9 3 (1.30%) Automic
9 3 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.87%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.87%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.87%) TrustSec
10 2 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (24.35%) Microsoft
2 50 (21.74%) VMware
3 30 (13.04%) Cisco
4 29 (12.61%) F5
5 28 (12.17%) HP
6 27 (11.74%) SolarWinds
7 22 (9.57%) Aruba
8 19 (8.26%) CheckPoint
8 19 (8.26%) Fortinet
8 19 (8.26%) ProCurve
9 16 (6.96%) Qualys
10 15 (6.52%) Google
11 14 (6.09%) Oracle
12 13 (5.65%) IBM
13 9 (3.91%) Adobe
13 9 (3.91%) Juniper
13 9 (3.91%) SAP
14 8 (3.48%) Apple
14 8 (3.48%) Meraki
14 8 (3.48%) Red Hat