Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK > England
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 835 719 670
Rank change year-on-year -116 -49 +88
Permanent jobs citing FTP 273 503 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.22% 1.93% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 226 407 451
England median annual salary £41,750 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.83% -8.89% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £29,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £43,375
% change year-on-year +3.66% -5.48% -1.42%

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 22,410 26,047 29,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.12% 15.50% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17,674 21,218 24,457
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -3 104 £52,500 +5.00% 17
North of England +16 49 £37,500 - 15
South East -39 47 £38,500 -3.75% 11
East of England +4 31 £40,000 - 3
Yorkshire +55 28 £37,500 +25.00% 5
Midlands +22 26 £36,500 -8.75% 6
West Midlands +29 25 £36,500 -8.75% 3
North West 0 21 £40,000 +6.67% 10
South West -22 16 £19,000 -57.78% 5
East Midlands +2 1 £29,000 -27.50% 3
FTP
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 116 (42.49%) Windows
2 110 (40.29%) SQL
3 101 (37.00%) DNS
4 87 (31.87%) Firewall
5 85 (31.14%) Microsoft
6 84 (30.77%) Linux
7 81 (29.67%) TCP/IP
8 79 (28.94%) HTTP
9 70 (25.64%) DHCP
9 70 (25.64%) XML
10 69 (25.27%) Finance
11 65 (23.81%) SQL Server
11 65 (23.81%) VPN
12 61 (22.34%) Active Directory
12 61 (22.34%) Windows Server
13 55 (20.15%) SMTP
13 55 (20.15%) SSH
13 55 (20.15%) Degree
14 52 (19.05%) Java
15 50 (18.32%) VMware
16 46 (16.85%) Web Services
17 45 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
18 43 (15.75%) SSL
19 40 (14.65%) Cisco
20 39 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
20 39 (14.29%) IIS
21 36 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
22 35 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
23 34 (12.45%) Oracle
24 32 (11.72%) 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 (14.29%) IIS
2 25 (9.16%) SharePoint
3 22 (8.06%) Apache
4 11 (4.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (4.03%) Skype for Business
5 10 (3.66%) WebSphere
6 9 (3.30%) JBoss
6 9 (3.30%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.56%) CMS
7 7 (2.56%) MS Exchange
7 7 (2.56%) nginx
8 5 (1.83%) Confluence
8 5 (1.83%) Mule
9 4 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (1.47%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.73%) DNN
10 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.73%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.73%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 12 (4.40%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) FileZilla
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.20%) NetSuite
2 5 (1.83%) JDE OneWorld
3 4 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.73%) Infor LN
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.73%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.37%) Magento
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (10.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.49%) Office 365
4 14 (5.13%) SaaS
5 9 (3.30%) IaaS
6 8 (2.93%) npm
7 6 (2.20%) OpenShift
8 5 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (1.10%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.10%) GitHub
9 3 (1.10%) Route 53
10 2 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.73%) G Suite
10 2 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.73%) PaaS
10 2 (0.73%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.37%) Serverless
11 1 (0.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 101 (37.00%) DNS
2 87 (31.87%) Firewall
3 81 (29.67%) TCP/IP
4 79 (28.94%) HTTP
5 70 (25.64%) DHCP
6 65 (23.81%) VPN
7 55 (20.15%) SMTP
7 55 (20.15%) SSH
8 43 (15.75%) SSL
9 32 (11.72%) Internet
10 31 (11.36%) WAN
11 29 (10.62%) IPsec
11 29 (10.62%) SAN
12 28 (10.26%) Network Security
13 26 (9.52%) LAN
14 24 (8.79%) HTTPS
15 22 (8.06%) BGP
15 22 (8.06%) OSPF
16 17 (6.23%) MPLS
17 14 (5.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.99%) MySQL
3 17 (6.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (4.40%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.66%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.56%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.56%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.47%) Neo4j
10 4 (1.47%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.47%) Power BI
10 4 (1.47%) QlikView
10 4 (1.47%) Redis
10 4 (1.47%) Riak
11 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (8.06%) Jenkins
2 17 (6.23%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.13%) Maven
4 12 (4.40%) JIRA
5 10 (3.66%) Selenium
5 10 (3.66%) Subversion
6 7 (2.56%) Ant
6 7 (2.56%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.56%) IntelliJ
6 7 (2.56%) Mercurial
6 7 (2.56%) NetBeans
7 6 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.47%) Checkstyle
8 4 (1.47%) Log4Net
8 4 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.10%) Burp Suite
9 3 (1.10%) Metasploit
10 2 (0.73%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.73%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 69 (25.27%) Finance
2 29 (10.62%) Retail
3 16 (5.86%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.66%) Marketing
5 8 (2.93%) Back Office
6 7 (2.56%) Banking
7 4 (1.47%) Front Office
7 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.10%) Games
9 2 (0.73%) Legal
9 2 (0.73%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.37%) Billing
10 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.37%) French Language
10 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (22.71%) Analyst
2 34 (12.45%) Support Analyst
3 30 (10.99%) Support Engineer
4 25 (9.16%) Developer
5 23 (8.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (8.42%) Network Engineer
6 21 (7.69%) Consultant
7 19 (6.96%) Administrator
8 17 (6.23%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (5.13%) Junior
10 13 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
11 12 (4.40%) 1st Line Support
11 12 (4.40%) Applications Support
11 12 (4.40%) Junior Developer
12 11 (4.03%) IT Support
12 11 (4.03%) Linux Administrator
12 11 (4.03%) Technical Support
12 11 (4.03%) Technical Support Analyst
12 11 (4.03%) Tester
12 11 (4.03%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (25.64%) XML
2 46 (16.85%) Web Services
3 32 (11.72%) HTML
4 31 (11.36%) .NET
5 25 (9.16%) SOAP
6 22 (8.06%) EDI
7 20 (7.33%) CSS
7 20 (7.33%) Spring
8 16 (5.86%) JMS
9 12 (4.40%) REST
9 12 (4.40%) SAP PI
9 12 (4.40%) XSLT
10 11 (4.03%) LAMP
10 11 (4.03%) SAP XI
11 10 (3.66%) EDIFACT
11 10 (3.66%) JDBC
11 10 (3.66%) XSD
12 9 (3.30%) Java EE
12 9 (3.30%) JSON
13 7 (2.56%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.86%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.03%) Fintech
5 9 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.56%) CESG
6 7 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.56%) User Experience
7 5 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (1.83%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.47%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 4 (1.47%) Equities
8 4 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.47%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.47%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.47%) SWIFT
8 4 (1.47%) TRADACOMS
8 4 (1.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 116 (42.49%) Windows
2 84 (30.77%) Linux
3 61 (22.34%) Windows Server
4 24 (8.79%) Unix
5 11 (4.03%) Mac OS
5 11 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.30%) CentOS
7 9 (3.30%) Windows 10
8 8 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.83%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.10%) Android
10 3 (1.10%) Kali Linux
10 3 (1.10%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.73%) Debian
11 2 (0.73%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.37%) VMS
12 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
2 31 (11.36%) ITIL
3 28 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 25 (9.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 24 (8.79%) Incident Management
5 24 (8.79%) Project Management
6 22 (8.06%) SIEM
7 20 (7.33%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (7.33%) Network Management
8 19 (6.96%) Security Operations
9 18 (6.59%) Root Cause Analysis
10 17 (6.23%) ERP
11 16 (5.86%) Computer Science
11 16 (5.86%) SDLC
11 16 (5.86%) Software Engineering
12 15 (5.49%) Change Management
12 15 (5.49%) DevOps
12 15 (5.49%) Information Security
13 14 (5.13%) B2B
13 14 (5.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 110 (40.29%) SQL
2 52 (19.05%) Java
3 22 (8.06%) PowerShell
3 22 (8.06%) Python
4 20 (7.33%) JavaScript
5 17 (6.23%) Bash Shell
6 16 (5.86%) PHP
7 15 (5.49%) C#
7 15 (5.49%) Perl
8 12 (4.40%) T-SQL
9 11 (4.03%) ABAP
9 11 (4.03%) XPath
10 10 (3.66%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.30%) ActionScript
11 9 (3.30%) ActionScript 2.0
12 6 (2.20%) C
12 6 (2.20%) RPG
13 5 (1.83%) C++
13 5 (1.83%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (20.15%) Degree
2 39 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (8.06%) CCNA
4 19 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (6.59%) MCSE
6 15 (5.49%) CCNP
6 15 (5.49%) Security Cleared
7 13 (4.76%) ISTQB
7 13 (4.76%) SC Cleared
8 12 (4.40%) ISEB
9 11 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (4.03%) MCP
10 10 (3.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (3.30%) CISSP
12 8 (2.93%) CEH
13 6 (2.20%) CCIE
14 5 (1.83%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 5 (1.83%) CISM
15 4 (1.47%) DV Cleared
15 4 (1.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.16%) QA
2 12 (4.40%) PCI DSS
3 11 (4.03%) GDPR
4 10 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (3.30%) SLA
6 7 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (1.10%) Data Quality
7 3 (1.10%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 1 (0.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 61 (22.34%) Active Directory
2 45 (16.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.86%) Hyper-V
4 14 (5.13%) NFS
4 14 (5.13%) vSphere
5 12 (4.40%) XenServer
6 9 (3.30%) XenApp
7 8 (2.93%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.93%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.20%) Terminal Server
9 5 (1.83%) Docker
9 5 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (1.47%) Firmware
10 4 (1.47%) GPFS
10 4 (1.47%) VirtualBox
10 4 (1.47%) VMware Server
10 4 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.37%) KVM
11 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.37%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 9 (3.30%) Ansible
2 7 (2.56%) Puppet
3 6 (2.20%) Nagios
3 6 (2.20%) Terraform
3 6 (2.20%) vCenter Server
4 4 (1.47%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.10%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.10%) HAProxy
5 3 (1.10%) HP ALM
5 3 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.10%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.10%) QRadar
6 2 (0.73%) CASB
6 2 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.73%) CSIRT
6 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.73%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 85 (31.14%) Microsoft
2 50 (18.32%) VMware
3 40 (14.65%) Cisco
4 34 (12.45%) Oracle
5 22 (8.06%) Dell
6 21 (7.69%) TIBCO
7 20 (7.33%) Citrix
7 20 (7.33%) SAP
8 17 (6.23%) IBM
9 15 (5.49%) Splunk
10 14 (5.13%) HP
11 12 (4.40%) F5
11 12 (4.40%) Qualys
12 10 (3.66%) LogLogic
12 10 (3.66%) Red Hat
12 10 (3.66%) SEEBURGER
12 10 (3.66%) Sybase
13 9 (3.30%) Google
14 8 (2.93%) Juniper
14 8 (2.93%) Meraki