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

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 782 857 638
Rank change year-on-year +75 -219 +55
Permanent jobs citing FTP 259 284 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.18% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.26% 1.20% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 214 230 505
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% +9.64% -7.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,850
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% +13.25% -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 20,585 23,602 26,691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.80% 15.08% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15,667 18,847 21,764
England median annual salary £45,972 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 September 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 September 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 +79 112 £60,000 +4.35% 21
South East +71 70 £40,000 +26.98% 7
North of England +17 37 £39,750 -15.43% 10
Midlands +45 27 £55,000 +50.68% 3
West Midlands +32 23 £55,000 +50.68% 2
North West +25 21 £30,000 -33.33% 6
Yorkshire -1 13 £50,000 +5.82% 4
South West +2 8 £61,201 +222.11% 1
East of England +17 5 £51,250 +7.89% 4
East Midlands +27 4 £47,500 - 1
North East +29 3 £45,000 +43.20%
FTP
UK

For the 6 months to 14 September 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 96 (37.07%) SQL
2 93 (35.91%) DNS
3 81 (31.27%) Microsoft
4 76 (29.34%) Windows
5 74 (28.57%) DHCP
6 73 (28.19%) SQL Server
7 71 (27.41%) TCP/IP
8 68 (26.25%) Linux
9 67 (25.87%) Firewall
10 59 (22.78%) Problem-Solving
11 57 (22.01%) VMware
12 55 (21.24%) Finance
13 53 (20.46%) XML
13 53 (20.46%) SMTP
14 47 (18.15%) WAN
15 45 (17.37%) AWS
16 44 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
16 44 (16.99%) Python
17 43 (16.60%) LAN
17 43 (16.60%) Active Directory
18 42 (16.22%) HTTP
18 42 (16.22%) SSH
18 42 (16.22%) Windows Server
19 41 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
20 40 (15.44%) Computer Science
20 40 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
21 39 (15.06%) .NET
21 39 (15.06%) C#
22 38 (14.67%) Cisco
23 37 (14.29%) Cisco Certification

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 29 (11.20%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.41%) IIS
3 13 (5.02%) Skype for Business
4 12 (4.63%) Apache
5 7 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (2.70%) nginx
6 6 (2.32%) CMS
7 5 (1.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.54%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.54%) WordPress
9 3 (1.16%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.77%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.39%) IBM Transformation Extender
11 1 (0.39%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPEL
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (8.88%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (2.32%) CINEMA 4D
3 6 (2.32%) Maya
3 6 (2.32%) MODO
3 6 (2.32%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.32%) NUKE
4 5 (1.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.39%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.39%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.39%) Revit
Business Applications
1 10 (3.86%) Oracle ERP
2 8 (3.09%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.54%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (1.16%) Magento
4 3 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.77%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.39%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.39%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 45 (17.37%) AWS
2 37 (14.29%) Office 365
3 30 (11.58%) Azure
4 19 (7.34%) Amazon SQS
5 18 (6.95%) AWS Lambda
5 18 (6.95%) Serverless
6 16 (6.18%) GCP
7 15 (5.79%) AWS IoT
8 13 (5.02%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 13 (5.02%) IaaS
9 9 (3.47%) Amazon S3
10 8 (3.09%) G Suite
11 6 (2.32%) Dropbox
12 5 (1.93%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (1.16%) npm
14 3 (1.16%) Power Platform
15 2 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.77%) Amazon Glacier
15 2 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 93 (35.91%) DNS
2 74 (28.57%) DHCP
3 71 (27.41%) TCP/IP
4 67 (25.87%) Firewall
5 53 (20.46%) SMTP
6 47 (18.15%) WAN
7 43 (16.60%) LAN
8 42 (16.22%) HTTP
8 42 (16.22%) SSH
9 27 (10.42%) SAN
9 27 (10.42%) VoIP
10 26 (10.04%) MPLS
10 26 (10.04%) VLAN
11 23 (8.88%) Network Security
12 22 (8.49%) Internet
13 19 (7.34%) HTTPS
13 19 (7.34%) IPsec
14 17 (6.56%) Ethernet
14 17 (6.56%) VPN
14 17 (6.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (28.19%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.27%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (8.11%) Amazon RDS
3 21 (8.11%) MySQL
4 19 (7.34%) Amazon Aurora
4 19 (7.34%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.79%) Amazon Redshift
6 14 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.32%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.54%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.16%) Power BI
11 3 (1.16%) QlikView
11 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.77%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 28 (10.81%) JIRA
2 15 (5.79%) Selenium
3 14 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 12 (4.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (3.47%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.70%) Subversion
7 5 (1.93%) Zephyr
8 4 (1.54%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.16%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.16%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.77%) Ant
10 2 (0.77%) Checkstyle
10 2 (0.77%) Maven
11 1 (0.39%) gulp
11 1 (0.39%) JDeveloper
11 1 (0.39%) NWDS
11 1 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.39%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.39%) WebDriver
General
1 55 (21.24%) Finance
2 22 (8.49%) Manufacturing
3 14 (5.41%) Retail
4 8 (3.09%) Banking
5 5 (1.93%) Marketing
5 5 (1.93%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.77%) Law
7 1 (0.39%) Back Office
7 1 (0.39%) Front Office
7 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.39%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.39%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.39%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (22.01%) Analyst
2 55 (21.24%) Developer
3 19 (7.34%) Consultant
3 19 (7.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (7.34%) Network Engineer
4 15 (5.79%) Network Analyst
4 15 (5.79%) Support Engineer
5 14 (5.41%) Network Security Analyst
5 14 (5.41%) Security Analyst
5 14 (5.41%) Support Analyst
5 14 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
6 12 (4.63%) Azure Engineer
6 12 (4.63%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (4.63%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (4.63%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (4.25%) C# Developer
7 11 (4.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (4.25%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (3.86%) .NET Developer
8 10 (3.86%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (20.46%) XML
2 39 (15.06%) .NET
3 25 (9.65%) Web Services
4 22 (8.49%) ASP.NET
5 19 (7.34%) EDI
6 15 (5.79%) Middleware
7 14 (5.41%) Ajax
7 14 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 14 (5.41%) SOAP
7 14 (5.41%) XMPP
8 11 (4.25%) HTML
9 10 (3.86%) XSD
10 8 (3.09%) CSS
10 8 (3.09%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (2.70%) LAMP
11 7 (2.70%) Spring
11 7 (2.70%) WCF
12 6 (2.32%) .NET Framework
12 6 (2.32%) CGI
12 6 (2.32%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.65%) Data Centre
3 16 (6.18%) Algorithms
4 14 (5.41%) Smart Home
5 13 (5.02%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.70%) Smart Meter
7 6 (2.32%) Animation
7 6 (2.32%) AS400
7 6 (2.32%) CCTV
7 6 (2.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (2.32%) iSeries
7 6 (2.32%) NHS
7 6 (2.32%) User Experience
8 5 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.93%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.54%) Equities
9 4 (1.54%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 76 (29.34%) Windows
2 68 (26.25%) Linux
3 42 (16.22%) Windows Server
4 17 (6.56%) Unix
5 12 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.70%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.54%) CentOS
8 4 (1.54%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.16%) AIX
9 3 (1.16%) Solaris
9 3 (1.16%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.77%) Android
10 2 (0.77%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.39%) Debian
11 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (22.78%) Problem-Solving
2 44 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (15.44%) Computer Science
4 27 (10.42%) ERP
5 24 (9.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 24 (9.27%) Unit Testing
6 23 (8.88%) DevOps
6 23 (8.88%) OO
7 22 (8.49%) ITIL
8 20 (7.72%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (7.72%) Network Management
9 19 (7.34%) Project Management
10 17 (6.56%) Web Development
11 15 (5.79%) B2B
11 15 (5.79%) ETL
11 15 (5.79%) OOD
11 15 (5.79%) TDD
12 14 (5.41%) Memory Management
12 14 (5.41%) MVC
12 14 (5.41%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 96 (37.07%) SQL
2 44 (16.99%) Python
3 39 (15.06%) C#
4 30 (11.58%) Java
5 20 (7.72%) PHP
6 19 (7.34%) PowerShell
7 15 (5.79%) JavaScript
7 15 (5.79%) RPG
8 14 (5.41%) ActionScript
8 14 (5.41%) ActionScript 2.0
8 14 (5.41%) C
8 14 (5.41%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.47%) COBOL
9 9 (3.47%) R
10 7 (2.70%) VB
11 5 (1.93%) ABAP
11 5 (1.93%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.93%) XPath
12 4 (1.54%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (12.74%) Degree
3 28 (10.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (8.11%) CCNA
5 17 (6.56%) CCNP
6 16 (6.18%) CCIE
6 16 (6.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (4.63%) MCSE
8 11 (4.25%) CCSA
9 8 (3.09%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 4 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.16%) MCP
11 3 (1.16%) MCSA
11 3 (1.16%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 2 (0.77%) CCSP
12 2 (0.77%) CEH
12 2 (0.77%) CISM
12 2 (0.77%) CISSP
12 2 (0.77%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.63%) GDPR
2 8 (3.09%) QA
3 7 (2.70%) Data Quality
4 6 (2.32%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.32%) SLA
5 3 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 2 (0.77%) NCSC
7 1 (0.39%) COBIT
7 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (16.60%) Active Directory
2 40 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (8.49%) Docker
4 12 (4.63%) Terminal Server
4 12 (4.63%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (4.63%) vSphere
5 9 (3.47%) NFS
6 6 (2.32%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.93%) Hyper-V
8 4 (1.54%) Varnish
9 2 (0.77%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.39%) iptables
10 1 (0.39%) Postfix
10 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (8.88%) Ansible
2 14 (5.41%) FortiGate
3 13 (5.02%) vCenter Server
4 11 (4.25%) Nessus
5 8 (3.09%) Puppet
5 8 (3.09%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (2.32%) Stealthwatch
7 5 (1.93%) Cisco Prime
7 5 (1.93%) Control-M
7 5 (1.93%) HP ALM
7 5 (1.93%) Nagios
7 5 (1.93%) TrustSec
8 4 (1.54%) Kubernetes
8 4 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.54%) Packer
8 4 (1.54%) SCCM
8 4 (1.54%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (1.54%) Terraform
9 3 (1.16%) Automic
10 2 (0.77%) cPanel
Vendors
1 81 (31.27%) Microsoft
2 57 (22.01%) VMware
3 38 (14.67%) Cisco
4 33 (12.74%) Oracle
5 26 (10.04%) Aruba
5 26 (10.04%) F5
6 22 (8.49%) HP
7 20 (7.72%) Google
8 15 (5.79%) SolarWinds
9 14 (5.41%) CheckPoint
9 14 (5.41%) Fortinet
9 14 (5.41%) IBM
9 14 (5.41%) ProCurve
10 13 (5.02%) Citrix
11 12 (4.63%) EMC
11 12 (4.63%) Red Hat
12 11 (4.25%) Qualys
13 10 (3.86%) Adobe
13 10 (3.86%) Meraki
14 9 (3.47%) NetApp