Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 853 618 685
Rank change year-on-year -235 +67 +48
Permanent jobs citing FTP 289 622 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.38% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 2.35% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 234 489 500
England median annual salary £46,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.05% -7.78% -
10th Percentile £26,400 £26,250 £27,950
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,250 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,250 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.86% -7.78% -

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 24,046 26,519 31,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.12% 16.00% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 19,113 21,643 26,277
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -56 124 £60,000 +26.32% 15
East of England +17 53 £51,250 - 13
South East -37 36 £31,500 -27.59% 4
North of England -74 36 £47,000 +22.08% 13
Yorkshire +37 24 £47,250 +45.38% 8
South West -53 22 £20,500 -48.75% 6
Midlands -25 18 £45,000 +12.50% 4
West Midlands +27 14 £45,000 +5.88% 2
North West -96 11 £45,000 +16.88% 5
East Midlands -29 4 £47,500 +18.75% 2
North East -24 1 £31,424 -13.91%
FTP
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 119 (41.18%) HTTP
1 119 (41.18%) DNS
2 107 (37.02%) Windows
3 97 (33.56%) SQL
4 96 (33.22%) TCP/IP
5 95 (32.87%) Linux
6 93 (32.18%) Finance
7 83 (28.72%) Java
7 83 (28.72%) SQL Server
7 83 (28.72%) SSL
8 79 (27.34%) Web Services
9 75 (25.95%) Firewall
10 71 (24.57%) Degree
11 70 (24.22%) Oracle
12 68 (23.53%) XML
13 67 (23.18%) Microsoft
14 65 (22.49%) Active Directory
14 65 (22.49%) DHCP
15 61 (21.11%) VMware
16 59 (20.42%) SMTP
16 59 (20.42%) VMware Infrastructure
17 55 (19.03%) VPN
17 55 (19.03%) IBM
18 54 (18.69%) SSH
19 53 (18.34%) SOAP
19 53 (18.34%) .NET
19 53 (18.34%) Amazon AWS
20 52 (17.99%) Cisco
21 48 (16.61%) C#
21 48 (16.61%) WebSphere

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 48 (16.61%) WebSphere
2 29 (10.03%) Tomcat
3 28 (9.69%) IIS
3 28 (9.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 27 (9.34%) JBoss
5 21 (7.27%) WebLogic
6 20 (6.92%) SharePoint
7 19 (6.57%) Apache
8 18 (6.23%) CMS
8 18 (6.23%) OpenStack
9 17 (5.88%) Confluence
9 17 (5.88%) Skype for Business
10 11 (3.81%) MS Exchange
11 6 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (2.08%) Umbraco
12 4 (1.38%) Gentran
12 4 (1.38%) Mule
12 4 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (8.65%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (6.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (5.88%) Documaker
2 4 (1.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (1.38%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.35%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.35%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 53 (18.34%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (9.34%) SaaS
4 26 (9.00%) IaaS
5 18 (6.23%) GitHub
5 18 (6.23%) Office 365
6 8 (2.77%) Slack
7 4 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.04%) PaaS
9 2 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.69%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.69%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.35%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 119 (41.18%) DNS
1 119 (41.18%) HTTP
2 96 (33.22%) TCP/IP
3 83 (28.72%) SSL
4 75 (25.95%) Firewall
5 65 (22.49%) DHCP
6 59 (20.42%) SMTP
7 55 (19.03%) VPN
8 54 (18.69%) SSH
9 46 (15.92%) Internet
10 44 (15.22%) IPsec
11 42 (14.53%) HTTPS
12 34 (11.76%) SNMP
13 27 (9.34%) Cisco IOS
14 25 (8.65%) Telnet
15 24 (8.30%) ICMP
15 24 (8.30%) LAN
16 23 (7.96%) WAN
17 20 (6.92%) Cisco Nexus
18 18 (6.23%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (28.72%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.00%) Relational Database
3 24 (8.30%) MongoDB
4 22 (7.61%) MySQL
5 21 (7.27%) Oracle Database
6 13 (4.50%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (3.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.42%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (1.73%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.38%) Neo4j
13 4 (1.38%) Redis
13 4 (1.38%) Riak
Development Applications
1 32 (11.07%) Maven
2 28 (9.69%) JIRA
3 27 (9.34%) Eclipse
3 27 (9.34%) IntelliJ
4 26 (9.00%) NetBeans
5 25 (8.65%) Git (software)
6 17 (5.88%) Gerrit
6 17 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.08%) Log4Net
9 4 (1.38%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (1.04%) Ant
10 3 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.04%) JUnit
10 3 (1.04%) Subversion
11 2 (0.69%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.35%) Gradle
12 1 (0.35%) Metasploit
12 1 (0.35%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 93 (32.18%) Finance
2 16 (5.54%) Retail
3 15 (5.19%) Banking
4 13 (4.50%) Marketing
5 10 (3.46%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.11%) Front Office
7 7 (2.42%) Back Office
8 5 (1.73%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.04%) Automotive
9 3 (1.04%) Billing
9 3 (1.04%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.04%) Legal
9 3 (1.04%) Publishing
10 2 (0.69%) Law
10 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Electronics
11 1 (0.35%) Local Government
11 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 74 (25.61%) Analyst
2 45 (15.57%) Support Analyst
3 42 (14.53%) Support Engineer
4 28 (9.69%) Developer
4 28 (9.69%) Operations Analyst
5 26 (9.00%) Integration Engineer
6 25 (8.65%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (6.57%) Senior DevOps
8 19 (6.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 19 (6.57%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 19 (6.57%) Senior Support Engineer
9 18 (6.23%) Administrator
10 16 (5.54%) Operational Support Analyst
10 16 (5.54%) Operations Support Analyst
11 15 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (4.15%) Architect
12 12 (4.15%) Consultant
12 12 (4.15%) Network Engineer
12 12 (4.15%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (27.34%) Web Services
2 68 (23.53%) XML
3 53 (18.34%) .NET
3 53 (18.34%) SOAP
4 37 (12.80%) REST
5 35 (12.11%) Spring
6 33 (11.42%) JMS
7 29 (10.03%) Java EE
8 28 (9.69%) Middleware
9 26 (9.00%) Java SE
10 25 (8.65%) HTML
11 22 (7.61%) RESTful
12 17 (5.88%) YAML
13 16 (5.54%) EDI
14 13 (4.50%) .NET Framework
14 13 (4.50%) CSS
14 13 (4.50%) EDIFACT
15 10 (3.46%) IDoc
15 10 (3.46%) LAMP
16 9 (3.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.38%) Enterprise Software
1 30 (10.38%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.50%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.50%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.46%) Fintech
5 9 (3.11%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.11%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (2.77%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.77%) Equities
6 8 (2.77%) Hedge funds
6 8 (2.77%) TRADACOMS
7 7 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.42%) User Experience
8 6 (2.08%) CESG
8 6 (2.08%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.73%) Derivative
9 5 (1.73%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 5 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 107 (37.02%) Windows
2 95 (32.87%) Linux
3 48 (16.61%) Windows Server
4 28 (9.69%) Android
5 25 (8.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (8.30%) CentOS
7 23 (7.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (6.23%) Solaris
10 16 (5.54%) Windows 10
11 14 (4.84%) Unix
11 14 (4.84%) Windows 7
12 9 (3.11%) Mac OS
13 6 (2.08%) VMS
14 4 (1.38%) AIX
14 4 (1.38%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (15.22%) Software Engineering
2 38 (13.15%) DevOps
2 38 (13.15%) Project Management
3 34 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
4 33 (11.42%) Release Management
5 32 (11.07%) Software Delivery
6 30 (10.38%) Open Source
7 29 (10.03%) Capacity Planning
7 29 (10.03%) Root Cause Analysis
7 29 (10.03%) SDLC
7 29 (10.03%) SOA
8 28 (9.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 27 (9.34%) High Availability
10 24 (8.30%) SIEM
11 23 (7.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 22 (7.61%) Incident Management
12 22 (7.61%) ITIL
13 20 (6.92%) Integration Testing
13 20 (6.92%) Performance Monitoring
13 20 (6.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 97 (33.56%) SQL
2 83 (28.72%) Java
3 48 (16.61%) C#
4 42 (14.53%) PowerShell
5 40 (13.84%) Python
6 38 (13.15%) Bash Shell
7 32 (11.07%) JavaScript
8 27 (9.34%) PHP
9 19 (6.57%) ActionScript
9 19 (6.57%) ActionScript 2.0
10 18 (6.23%) Perl
11 16 (5.54%) RPG
12 9 (3.11%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.77%) C
14 6 (2.08%) ABAP
14 6 (2.08%) T-SQL
14 6 (2.08%) VBA
15 4 (1.38%) C++
15 4 (1.38%) XPath
16 3 (1.04%) AWK
Qualifications
1 71 (24.57%) Degree
2 24 (8.30%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (6.23%) CCNA
4 14 (4.84%) Security Cleared
5 13 (4.50%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.77%) CCNP
6 8 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.42%) CISSP
7 7 (2.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (2.42%) MCSE
8 6 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.73%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (1.38%) GCFA
10 4 (1.38%) GCIH
11 3 (1.04%) CCIE
11 3 (1.04%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.04%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.04%) RHCE
12 2 (0.69%) ISEB
12 2 (0.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.84%) QA
2 12 (4.15%) SLA
3 6 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.08%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.38%) NIST 800
5 3 (1.04%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.04%) GDPR
5 3 (1.04%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.35%) COBIT
6 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 65 (22.49%) Active Directory
2 59 (20.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (8.30%) Docker
4 20 (6.92%) VirtualBox
5 17 (5.88%) Samba
6 16 (5.54%) vSphere
7 15 (5.19%) Hyper-V
7 15 (5.19%) XenApp
8 12 (4.15%) Firmware
9 8 (2.77%) NFS
10 6 (2.08%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.38%) GPFS
11 4 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (1.38%) VMware Server
11 4 (1.38%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (1.38%) XenServer
12 2 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.35%) KVM
13 1 (0.35%) Postfix
13 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (9.34%) Puppet
2 25 (8.65%) Nagios
3 21 (7.27%) Ansible
3 21 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (5.88%) Rancher
4 17 (5.88%) Sysdig
4 17 (5.88%) vRealize
5 7 (2.42%) WSUS
6 6 (2.08%) Kubernetes
6 6 (2.08%) SCCM
7 5 (1.73%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.38%) CSIRT
8 4 (1.38%) Terraform
8 4 (1.38%) Tivoli
8 4 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (1.04%) Cacti
9 3 (1.04%) Control-M
9 3 (1.04%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.69%) Ambari
10 2 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 70 (24.22%) Oracle
2 67 (23.18%) Microsoft
3 61 (21.11%) VMware
4 55 (19.03%) IBM
5 52 (17.99%) Cisco
6 45 (15.57%) TIBCO
7 35 (12.11%) Splunk
8 33 (11.42%) HP
9 27 (9.34%) Dell
10 26 (9.00%) BEA
11 25 (8.65%) ServiceNow
12 24 (8.30%) Citrix
13 20 (6.92%) Red Hat
13 20 (6.92%) SolarWinds
14 19 (6.57%) AppDynamics
14 19 (6.57%) Intel
15 18 (6.23%) Dynatrace
16 17 (5.88%) BMC
16 17 (5.88%) New Relic
16 17 (5.88%) WorldPay